This safari was designed for those who love to climb Kilimanjaro Mountain but have no enough time. This package will give you both.
SAFARI WITH THE TASTE OF KILIMANJARO
Day 1: Arrive in Arusha, Tanzania.
Your guide will meet you at Kilimanjaro International airport and escort you to your lodge of Africa for tonight accommodations in Arusha on Bed & breakfast basis.As local Tanzanians, our guides know the country with unrivaled familiarity so you’ll be in good hands from the moment you land to the moment you leave
DAYS 2: Arusha to Marangu day hike tour Marangu Route is the coolest route on Mount Kilimanjaro. Its ascension shape is very slow and steady, letting for effortless hiking for most of the way. However, due to its status as a cool route, Marangu Route is often designated by unprepared, inexpert climbers. Similarly, only about 35 percent of the folks really make it to the Uhuru Peak the top.The hiking will take you from Marangu gate to Mandara Hut,1970m-2770m which will take you 6hrs 7hrs walking, returning to the lodge in the evening on Full board basis.
DAYS 3: Arusha National Park Arusha National Park is an outstanding beautiful area. The Park has a wide range of habitats, from the string of crater lakes where many water birds can be watched, through the highland montane forest and on up to the imposing summit of Mount Meru. The forest contain a wealth of bird and other animals like the beautiful bushbuck easily glimpsed in the grades between the ancient cedar tree, or the black and white Colobus monkeys climbing along their branches. The interesting geology of the area is reflected in the impressive view of the ash and cone and cliff face leading to the summit of Mt. Meru. Overnight at the lodge on Full board basis.
Days 4: Arusha to Tarangire National park Head off for Tarangire National park, where ancient baobab trees tower over some of the largest herds of elephants in all of Africa keep a lookout for the hundreds of birds species,Tarangire is known for dramatic interactions between predator and prey at the park watering holes. Overnight at Country Inn Lodge Karatu on full board basis.
DAYS 5 -6 Tarangire to Serengeti National Park Head off for the iconic Serengeti National Park, where acacia trees and granite kopjes dot the seas of the waving grass. The Serengeti offers everyday opportunities to spot Tanzania most impressive wildlife-including big cats and witness dramatic moment of the Great migration of wildebeest and zebras. Overnight at Serengeti bush camp at Central Serengeti on full board basis.
DayS 7: Serengeti to Ngorongoro crater After early breakfast drive to Ngorongoro for half day crater tour,Just 10 miles wide,Ngorongoro crater was formed from collapsed volcano. It’s now a self- sustaining ecosystem with the densest predator populations in all of Africa. Overnight at the lodge on Full board basis.
DAYS 8:Lake Manyara National park to Arusha Named Hemingways Favorite Park in all of Africa, lake Manyara National Park is a classic Tanzania destination, from it’s groundwater forest and elusive-tree climbing lions to hippos cooling off in the water and flamingoes frolicking on the shoreline, it’s sight and sounds are unforgettable. Head off to Arusha in the evening for the fare well dinner before your flight home or extend your trip to Zanzibar beaches.