5 Days 4 Nights
Guaranteed with a minimum of 2 people!!
This 5Days northern Tanzania rare species Safari by Neza Safaris features some of the popular Northern Circuit game parks. This safari runs with special discounted offers during the April and May departures. With the Best of Northern Tanzania Safari travel in custom designed 4×4 safari vehicles with open roofs for game viewing. This is a small group seat-in-vehicle safari with a maximum of 6 travelers per vehicle, all with window seats. Traveling for 4- days, the safari includes meals, accommodation, park entry fees and visit to Lake Manyara, Serengeti & Ngorongoro Crater.
|Day 1||Kilimanjaro Airport to Arusha -Karatu|
|Day 2||Lake Manyara to Serengeti|
|Day 4||Serengeti / Ngorongoro Crater|
|Day 5||Transfer to airport|
|Day 1||ARUSHA | HIGHVIEW HOTEL|
Arrive at Kilimanjaro Airport, Tanzania. After clearing customs, look for your Zara Adventure driver. He will be waiting for you, holding a sign with your name on it. Your driver will transport you to Highview Hotel in Karatu – Arusha.
Overnight Highview Hotel (with dinner & breakfast)
|Day 2||SERENGETI | WILDCAMP|
Head out after breakfast for the drive to Serengeti National Park. The word “Serengeti” is derived from the Maasai language, meaning “endless plain.” En-route to the Serengeti you can opt to visit as Masaai Village, a perfect place to explore Maasai culture and even participate in some tribal activities Or visit Olduvai Gorge, known as the Cradle of Humanity; the Museum is a testament to the long journey that humanity has made from its humble roots in East Africa to its current state as the dominant species on earth. Enjoy a game drive en-route to your camp.
Overnight at one of our Wild Camps (with lunch, dinner & breakfast)
|Day 3||SERENGETI | WILDCAMP|
Relax with full day in the Serengeti with game drives – unequalled for its beauty and home to the Great Wildebeest Migration. The huge herds of plains game such as wildebeest, zebra and antelope dominate the park while the attendant predators such as lion and cheetah are to be found amongst the many kopjes scattered across the plain. Its landscape varies from open grass plains in the south, savanna with scattered acacia trees in the center, hilly, wooded grassland in the north, to extensive woodland and black clay plains to the west.
Overnight at one of our Wildcamps (with lunch, dinner & breakfast)
|Day 4||NGORONGORO | HIGHVIEW HOTEL|
This morning, you will drive into the Ngorongoro Crater floor for half day game driving and exploration. The crater is 600m deep, 16km across and 265 sq km in area. Enjoy the spectacular scenery and game viewing, in what has been described as the eighth wonder of the world. Many of Tanzania’s last remaining black rhino can be seen grazing on the open grassland of the crater floor, surrounded by some of the 20,000 large animals that occupy the crater, including lion, cheetah, eland, zebra and gazelle. Flamingo, among other bird species, can often be seen feeding at Makat Soda Lake as well. Afternoon dive to your lodge for your overnight stay.
Overnight Highview Hotel (with lunch, dinner & breakfast)
|Day 5||KILIMANJARO AIRPORT|
Enjoy a morning at leisure before your transfer to Kilimanjaro airport for your flight home
Upon arrival at Jomo Kenyatta International Airport, meet our staff, greet and transfer to Tamarind Tree Hotel
At 0900hrs, pick up from your City Hotel will be followed by departure for Nakuru, stopping at the viewpoint of the Great Rift Valley. Lunch at Merica Hotel/Similar hotel. After lunch, proceed for a game drive within Lake Nakuru National Park to view flamingos, other water birds and various species of plains game with excellent chances of spotting the white rhino as the park contains a sanctuary for the conservation of this rare animal which is an endangered species. Dinner and overnight at Sarova Lion Hill Game or Similar, Distance approx. 170kms
After breakfast depart for Samburu Game Reserve via the Thompson Falls and Nanyuki Town. Lunch at Ashnil Samburu Camp.At 1600hrs, enjoy an evening game drive. Dinner and overnight at Ashnil Samburu Camp/similar Distance approx. 250kms
Morning and afternoon game drives in Samburu with a lunch and leisure break at the lodge. Samburu is north of the equator and contains rare, drought resistant animal species which go for long periods of time without water. It is fiercely beautiful with its arid savannahs watered by the lovely Ewaso Nyiro River. Some of the animals to be found here include Grevy’s zebra, reticulated giraffe, and gerenuk commonly known as giraffe gazelle, Somali ostrich, and the hunting dog. Dinner and overnight at Ashnil Samburu Camp.
, Early morning pre-breakfast game drive. After breakfast depart for Nairobi.
in clear weather, the peak of Mount Kenya may be seen and you will bypass very pleasant countryside with coffee and tea plantations. Arrive in time for complimentary lunch at the Carnivore Restaurant. Distance Samburu – Nairobi approx. 300kms
Later, you will be transferred to the airport for your flight back home OR you may choose to extend your safari to the coastal city of Mombasa for a relaxing beach holiday or other Destination in East Africa.