This is the best route if you have chosen to go on safari for 7 days. With this “7 – day safari Tanzania” you can see the highlights in a relaxed way. You will see 2 of the 7 African won ders with your own eyes (The big trek + ngorongoro crater)
Day 1: Arrival Kilimanjaro – Moshi
After you have arrived at Kilimanjaro International Airport, our guide is waiting here with a sign with your name on it. He will take you safely to the hotel in Moshi. Here you can recover from the night and get used to the real African atmosphere, for example while enjoying a typical African drink.
This trip is a real private safari, so you can really get the most out of your trip! You can decide for yourself what time you want to start the next day and what time you want to stop. You can also stay with the animals for as long as you want. No one else needs to be taken into account. The guide will provide you with advice during the safari to get the most out of this trip.
Accommodation: Kilimanjaro Wonders Hotel
Meals Plans: Breakfast.
Day 2: Marangu gate to Mandara Hut
You will start your journey after breakfast. Our driver will wait for you in Arusha / Moshi to transport you to the village of Marangu. Choosing this route your journey will start at the Marangu gate (1,980 m). hould sign in at the Park Office. Walk through the rainforest to the Mandara encampment. A side trip to Maundi Crater is a good way to see the surroundings including Northern Tanzania and Kenya. In the rainforest, look for towering Eucalyptus trees, bird life, and Colobus monkeys. After lunch, hike back to park gate and drive back to Kilimanjaro Wonders Hotel.
Accommodation: Kilimanjaro Wonders Meals Plans: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Day 3 Moshi – Lake Manyara National Park After breakfast you will travel from Moshi to Lake Manyara National Park The park is known for its over 400 bird species, primate filled forests and grassy plains. A large area of the park is covered by the alkaline Lake Manyara, the seasonal breeding grounds for large colonies of flamingos and many more waterfowls. The park is also home to giraffes, hippos, wildebeests, impalas and groups of noisy monkeys and baboons. After an extensive game drive you will travel to the Marera Valley Lodge, where you will spend the night.
Accommodation: Marera Valley Lodge.
Meals Plans: Breakfast, lunch, Dinner
Day 4 Lake Manyara Area – Serengeti National Park
After breakfast, you will travel via the cooler highlands towards the southern Serengeti and at midday you will reach the plains of the Serengeti National Park. This park is the largest in Tanzania and has a diversity of habitats and landscapes short grass plains, savannah, thick bush, swamps and lakes. Bizarre rock formations called kopies dot the grassy landscape where predators are often seen. The Serengeti is famous for the yearly migration when hundreds of thousands of wildebeests and zebras trek to find fresh grass and water. You will spend the night at the Oleseral Tented Lodge inside the park. Accommodation: Oleserai Tented Lodge
Meals Plans: Breakfast, Lunch
Days 5 Serengeti National Park
The entire day is dedicated to game viewing in the Serengeti National Park. The areas that you visit will depend upon where the migrating herds are. Predators usually follow closely behind the trekking animals and include lions, leopards (in the cacia trees) and cheetahs During the short rainy season in November and December the herds move from the hills in the north to the plains in the south. During the longer rainy season from April to June they return up north. As the migration is completely dependent on the yearly rainfalls, the location of the herds may vary from year to year but your guide will know where to locate the animals and where to see the best. You will spend another night at last night’s camp.
Accommodation: Oleserai Tented Lodge
Meals Plans: Breakfast, lunch, Dinner.
Day 6 Serengeti National Park – Karatu – Coffee Walk On your outward journey to the park gate, you will enjoy some more game viewing before you leave the Serengeti National Park in the early afternoon to continue your journey to the Ngorongoro Conservation Area. As soon as you reach the edge of the Ngorongoro Crater, you will see the giant caldera below – – a breathtaking view. You will leave the Ngorongoro Conservation Area and drive to the Ngorongoro Farm House in Karatu, where you will join – walk in the coffee plantation to learn more about the cultivation and processing of coffee You will spend the night at the Kitela Lodge.
Accommodation: Kitela Lodge Meals Plans: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner VAN