Tour Name: Spectacular wildlife and Zanzibar beach Explorer
Tour Code: JLEABB057
Duration:19Days | 18Nights
Departure Days: Daily Departures with exclusive use of vehicle and driver/guide.
Mode of Vehicle: Safari is in a 7 Seater Tour mini van(2 WD/4 WD) with pop up roof or a 4x4 Land Cruiser/ at a supplemented cost.Tanzania is 4x4 Land Cruiser/Land Rover.
Itinerary: Aberdares, Lake Nakuru, Maasai Mara, Amboseli, NgoroNgoro, Serengeti, Lake Manyara, Zanzibar Holiday
Day 1. Nairobi-Aberdares
Depart Nairobi for a journey to the shoulders of the Mt. Kenya arriving at Aberdare country club/Outspan Hotel for lunch. Afternoon embark on half hour drive to the Ark/treetops lodge.Enjoy game viewing at the floodlit waterhole and saltlick. Dinner and overnight onboard the Ark/Treetops lodge/Similar.
Day 2.Lake Nakuru National Park.
Leave Treetops lodge for breakfast at the Outspan Golf & Country Club.After breakfast depart for Lake Nakuru via Thomson falls arriving Nakuru in time for lunch, afternoon game drive at the Pink lake referred so for it's thousands of pink flamingos and other birdlife-it's a bird watchers paradise. It has a surprisingly number of animals, all the "big five" except the elephant can be seen here, Dinner and overnight at Lake Nakuru Lodge/Sarova lion Hill/Similar.
Day 3.Lake Nakuru - Masai Mara National Reserve.
Breakfast at the lodge and depart with enroute game viewing as you leave the Park, look for warthogs and water bucks at the edges of the Lake as you proceed for Maasai Mara crossing the Loita plains, see red clad masai warriors tend their multi-coloured herds amongst plains game. Arrive Mara in time for lunch at lodge. Afternoon game drive. Dinner and overnight at Mara sopa lodge/Keekerok lodge/Similar.
Day 4.Masai Mara National Reserve.
Breakfast at lodge and leave with picnic lunches for a full day of game viewing inside the Park.Search for wildgame black manned lion for which Mara is famous for, cheetah, buffalo, wildebeest, zebra, leopard, grants gazelle are quite common, even the rare rhino might come out of the thicket for you, hyenas are plentiful, Extend your drive to the hippo point where schools of hippo submerge on the approach of vehicles only to surface seconds later to shot and gamble their displeasure as the crocodiles sunbathe on the river banks mouths agape.
Between meals there is optional visit to the maasai villages for an insight to their culture if clients so wish. Meals and overnight at Mara Sopa Lodge/Keekerok lodge/Similar.
Day 5.Maasai Mara-Nairobi.-Amboseli
Breakfast at lodge and depart for Nairobi with game viewing enroute as you leave the park.Enroute Lunch in Nairobi and proceed to Amboseli at the foot of the mighty snow-capped Mt.Kilimanjaro, Africa's highest peak, Game viewing enroute to Sopa lodge/Amboseli Serena lodge/Similar for dinner and overnight.
Morning and afternoon game viewing inside the park. Amboseli is a photogenic Park and hosts great number of game including the lion, elephant and the splendid cheetah. Meals and overnight at Sopa lodge/Amboseli Serena lodge/Similar.
Early morning game viewing drive in Amboseli. Breakfast at lodge and depart for Namanga border town, Clear with Customs office and our Tanzania representative will pick you crossing the border to arrive Arusha for Lunch, Afternoon proceed to NgoroNgoro, Game viewing enroute to the lodge for dinner and overnight at NgoroNgoro Sopa Lodge/similar.
Day 8 .NgoroNgoro Crater.
Depart in the morning after breakfast with picnic lunch descending 2000ft by 4WD vehicles to the crater floor for a full day crater tour. Search for the magnificent black-manned lion, elephant,buffalo, rhino and plenty of other wildgame exist in great concentration. Lunch at the crater.Ascend back to NgoroNgoro Sopa/Similar for dinner and overnight.
Day 9.Serengeti National Park
Breakfast at Ngorongoro Sopa lodge and depart for the vast Serengeti plains National Reserve via Olduvai Gorge ,site of the famous archeologist Dr. Leakey where fossils of human and animal believed to be over 2 million years are seen. Lunch enroute arriving Serengeti in the afternoon. Afternoon game viewing inside the Park known to host great herds of plains game. Dinner and overnight at Serengeti Sopa/Similar.
Day 10.Serengeti National Park.
Morning and afternoon game inside the Park taking you to different parts of the park famous for the annual migration when millions of wildebeest (gnus) and zebra set off for maasai Mara in search of better grazing grounds and water, search for numerous plains game. Meals and overnight at Serengeti Sopa lodge/Similar.
Day 11.Lake Manyara National Park
Morning game viewing drive in Serengeti. Breakfast at lodge and depart for Lake Manyara National Park arriving in time for lunch at Lake Manyara Serena Lodge. Afternoon game viewing drive inside the park, look for a variety of wild game .Dinner and overnight at the lodge.
Day 12.Lake Manyara-Zanzibar
Breakfast and drive back to Arusha. Lunch at Arusha Hotel and at 1230hrs drive to Arusha Airport(ARK) for your 1400hrs flight to Zanzibar arriving at 1550hrs.Picked and transfered to Dhow palace hotel for your beach holiday stay in Zanzibar on H/B.
At Leisure/ Watersports or take optional activities that can be arranged from your hotel you booked.Accommodation at your hotel booked at Dhow palace Hotel /Similar.
Breakfast and check out of the hotel, transfered to the airoprt to board your 1100hrs flight back to Nairobi arriving at 1400hrs.Met at the airport and transfered to the Hotel for your overnight stay on B/B (Sarova Panafric Hotel).
Take packed breakfast at 0215hrs picked and transfered to the Airport for your 0430hrs flight back home as we see you off.
END OF OUR SERVICES.
Using Sopa Lodges...
Price For each of 2 persons sharing USD5870
Price For each of 4 persons sharing USD5250
Price For each of 6 persons sharing USD5030
For April-June and November-Dec Kindly enquire
Daily departures,minimum in 2 persons.
Transportation in tourist minibuses Vehicle with HF Radio communication and pop-up roof for easy viewing and photographing,Full board accommodation on safari as per the itinerary,4x4 wheel drive vehicle in Tanzania, All park entrance fees,services of English speaking skilled and experienced driver/guide, extensive game drives in the national parks,drinking mineral water,Airport transfers in Nairobi and Arusha,Zanzibar Accommodation on H/B.
Nairobi Hotel overnight,Alcoholic drinks, beverages,international flights Flight ARK/JRO-ZNZ-NBO(all tax inclusive),Airport departure Tax tips ,visas,laundry,Personal and Baggage insurances,Personal Toiletries,optional activities or any other items of personal nature.