Enjoy a breathtaking 14-day safari covering the best of the Northern Safari Circuit. You’ll be touring the spectacular Serengeti National Park. There is an abundance and variety of species, and the sceneries are stunning. Herds of buffalos, lions on trees, elephants among acacias, and a large diversity of animals inside a collapsed volcano are just some of the exciting wildlife sights you’ll see in the midst of some of the world’s most varied environments.
Day 1: Arrival in Arusha And Be Transferred To Ngorongoro Crater
Morning arrivals at Kilimanjaro International Airport (JRO) will be greeted by a Kubwa Five Safaris representative holding an A4 paper with your name on it. From there, you’ll be driven through the open plains south of Arusha town and up the forested slopes of the Ngorongoro Crater Highlands to the crater’s rim.
The crater you’ll be entering is home to approximately 40,000 species, making it one of the densest game regions in the world. The chances of spotting the “big five”—lions, leopards, buffalo, elephants, and the endangered Black Rhino—are high in this area. Herds of wildebeest, zebra, and Thomson’s gazelle will also be seen, in addition to the “big five.”
We will resume our game drive after a picnic lunch. Ngorongoro Wildlife Lodge is the place to stay for dinner and the night.
Day 2: Morning Drive In Ngorongoro Crater And Transfer To Serengeti National Park
We have an early breakfast and then head out for a morning game drive through the forested slopes of the Ngorongoro Highlands on our way to the Serengeti. We’ll make a detour to Olduvai Gorge, where ancient human fossils were discovered. After we check into our lodging, we’ll go on a game drive before dinner.
The Serengeti National Park is the oldest game reserve in Tanzania and one of the most famous national parks in the world. Every year, around three million antelope, mostly wildebeest, migrate from the Serengeti to the Maasai Mara Game Reserve in Kenya.
We advise booking your air balloon expedition in advance to ensure your spot. This unique experience is highly sought after, and we are often at or near capacity. Ndutu Kati Kati Tented Camp for supper and the night.
Day 3: Full Day Game Drive In Serengeti National Park
We will get an early start so that you may spend the entire day exploring this beautiful park. Our guides will pick the ideal places to see animals according on the season. We may visit the Hippo pool to see the majestic animals lounging in the cool water with the crocodiles, or we may visit the pride of lions to see them fighting and mating. Serengeti for supper and the night. Location: Kati Kati Tent Camp.
Day 4: Travel From Serengeti National Park To Lake Manyara National Park
Our route today crosses the Rift Valley Escarpment, a stunning cliff over 2,000 feet in height, and brings us through the Ngorongoro Crater Highlands and the central Serengeti from west to east. In the evening, you’ll go on a game drive.
Lake Manyara sometimes floods the lowlands here, creating a narrow band of acacia woodland and a floodplain. Lake Manyara Park surrounds the area and is renowned for its tree-climbing lions and other wildlife but is often neglected.
Elephants, buffaloes, zebras, giraffes, leopards, lions, baboons, hippos, antelopes, warthogs, and countless other animal species call the park home. Twiga Lodge & Campsite is where you should stay for dinner and the night.
Day 5: Maasai Culture Interaction | Transfer To Tarangire National Park | Game Drive
Following your time with the Maasai, you will go to Tarangire National Park for a game drive and picnic lunch. Thousands of elephants, wildebeest, and zebras migrate through Tarangire every year, and the park is famous for this phenomenon.
After the safari, spend the night at Twiga Lodge & Campground for dinner and bed.
Day 6: Morning Game Drive | Travel To Arusha Town
You’ll be heading back to Arusha after your game drive. You’ll have time for some last-minute shopping and a nice lunch in Arusha. There will be wonderful photo and video ops for you to bring home and show off to loved ones.
Dinner and lodging at Outpost Lodge are included in your package.
Day 7: Travel To Mount Kilimanjaro | Fly To Zanzibar
After a slow morning meal, head to Moshi to see Mount Kilimanjaro.After a day of exploring, take a flight to Zanzibar from Kilimanjaro Airport in the evening.
We will pick you up at Stone Town and transport you to the Forodhani Park Hotel, where you may enjoy lunch and water sports. Amaan Beach Bungalows for supper and a night’s stay.
Day 8: Stone Town City Tour | Town Market Tour
The Stone Town City Tour begins every morning at 9:00 AM and tours the historic, cultural, and architectural heart of Zanzibar. The tour takes in the local market and the site of the town’s ancient slave market, which is currently occupied by an Anglican church constructed in 1871.
Amaan Beach Bungalows for supper and a night’s stay.
Day 9: Prison Island Boat Tour
The Aldabra Giant Tortoises call Prison Island, where a full-day boat tour begins at 9 a.m., home. You can swim, snorkel, and relax on the island’s beautiful beach before being driven back to your accommodation.
Amaan Beach Bungalows for dinner and an overnight stay.
Day 10: Nungwi Village Cultural Tour
The settlement of Nugwi is located in northern Zanzibar. Drive back to resort for supper and sleep at Amaan Beach Bungalows; today’s major focus is a cultural village visit to a rural area or hamlet; sightseeing; and free time to relax.
Day 11: Relaxation
Spend the day lounging on the hotel’s beach. You can get up and go to bed whenever you like. The beach is the perfect place to relax and soak up some rays. Wear protective clothing and make sure your eyes are covered with a hat or sunglasses. Amaan Beach Bungalows for dinner and an overnight stay.
Day 12: Drive To Spice Farm Plantation | Explore Stone Town
Stop by the covid-19 center for a PCR test in the morning, then head to the Spice Farm plantation to learn about the region’s famous spices. In the late afternoon, make your way back to the hotel for some water sports, a hearty meal, and a comfortable bed. When you think of spices, think of Zanzibar. Zanzibar’s agricultural sector is important to the economy, second only to tourism. Cloves, nutmeg, cinnamon, and black pepper are all farmed on the islands, hence the alternative name “Spice Islands.”
In the evening, take a guided stroll around Stone town, an ancient East African settlement, and learn about Zanzibar’s past. Amaan Beach Bungalows for dinner and an overnight stay.
Day 13: Drive To Jozani Forest For Tracking Colobus Monkey
Follow the vivacious Red Colobus Monkeys around the Jozani Forest after breakfast. Each of you will have a picnic lunch to enjoy during your break; picnicking in the great outdoors is a lot of fun. You will be taken to your hotel in the evening. Amaan Beach Bungalows for dinner and an overnight stay.
Day 14: Final Day | Flight Back Home
After a leisurely morning at the hotel, you will be transferred to Zanzibar’s Abeid Amani Karume Airport in time for your departure back home. Zanzibar extends a hearty welcome to you at any time. If you want to impress your friends and family back home, you should take as many images as possible of the amazing sights you’ve seen.