Active, private Budget Lodge Safari in Tanzania - 21 Days/20 Nights; Beach & Bush



BUDGET LODGE & TENTED SAFARI 21 Days/20 Nights  inclusive of  Beach Holiday in Zanzibar

Day 1: KILIMANJARO INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT – OUTPOST LODGE

Arrive at Kilimanjaro International Airport. On arrival and after immigration and customs procedures, you will be received by our Professional Driver Guide who will assist you with your luggage to the waiting vehicle. Thereafter we will depart from the Airport and drive to Arusha City where we will check in at Outpost Lodge www.outpost-lodge.com for overnight. Room Plan: Standard Double / Twin on Bed & Breakfast Basis 

 Day 2: OUTPOST LODGE – ARUSHA NATIONAL PARK – OUTPOST LODGE

After breakfast, we will drive to Arusha National Park with our lunch boxes for a full day game drive. This day we will also visit Momella Lakes a birth place of the Flamingos. Enjoy the rest of the game with amazing view of Mt Meru and Mt Kilimanjaro . Later in the afternoon drive back to Outpost Lodge for overnight. Room Plan: Standard Double / Twin on Bed & Breakfast Basis 

Day 3: OUTPOST LODGE – TARANGIRE NATIONAL PARK

After breakfast at 08.00am we will drive to Tarangire National Park with packed lunch for full day game drive. Picnic lunch in Tarangire National Park. Later in the afternoon we will camp at a special campsite in Tarangire National Park. Accommodation Plan: Doom Tent with two single folding beds and a private shower and toilet on full board basis

Day 4: TARANGIRE NATIONAL PARK

After breakfast, enjoy morning game drive in Tarangire National Park till mid day. Hot lunch at our Base Camp in Tarangire National Park. After lunch, a short relaxation and thereafter proceed on a game drive till late afternoon where we will return back for hot shower, nice dinner at our Base Camp. Accommodation Plan: Doom Tent with two single folding beds and a private shower and toilet – full board basis 

Day 5: TARANGIRE NATIONAL PARK – HHANDO COFFEE LODGE

After breakfast, depart from Tarangire National Park with game drive on the way and drive to Karatu via Mto wa Mbu Village. We will stop at Mto wa Mbu for our picnic lunch and have a short walk around the main market of Mto wa Mbu where a wide variety of souvernirs are sold. Thereafter drive to Karatu Town and check in at Hhando Coffee Lodge www.hhandocoffeelodge.com  for dinner and overnight. Accommodation Plan: 1 Double/ Twin Bedroom full board basis 

Day 6: HHANDO COFFEE LODGE TO SERENGETI NATIONAL PARK

After breakfast, depart with lunch boxes and drive to Serengeti National Park via Ngorongoro Conservation Area for game drive. Picnic lunch in Serengeti National Park. Later in the afternoon we will camp at SERO1 Special Campsite for a descent dinner and overnight. Accommodation Plan: Doom Tent with two single folding beds and a private shower and toilet – full board.

Day 7: SERENGETI NATIONAL PARK

After breakfast, enjoy a full day game drive in Serengeti National Park with picnic lunch. Late afternoon drive back to SERO1 Special Campsite for a descent dinner and overnight. Accommodation Plan: Doom Tent with two single folding beds and a private shower and toilet full board.

Day 8: SERENGETI NATIONAL PARK

After breakfast, full day game drive in Serengeti National Park with picnic lunch. Late afternoon drive back to SERO 1 Special Campsite for dinner and overnight. Accommodation Plan: Doom Tent with two single folding beds with a private shower and toilet full board

Day 9: SERENGETI NATIONAL PARK – NGORONGORO CRATER

After breakfast, depart from SERO1 Special Campsite and drive to Ngorongoro Crater with packed lunch boxes for a full day game drive in the Crater. This oval shape Ngorongoro Crater is 300sq km and 610m deep. The Crater is a respsitory of Africa’s finest wildlife. All the big five are present living a privileged existence on the Crater Floor and so placid you can move right among them. Late pm ascend it the crater with clouds rolling over the rim like a misty waterfall, the setting is dreamy and enjoy your dinner and overnight stay at Simba B Campsite Accommodation Plan:  Doom Tent with two single folding beds with private shower and toilet full board 

Day 10: HIKING EXPEDITION TO OLMOTI AND EMPAKAAI CRATER

After breakfast, we will drive to Ngorongoro Head quarters office to collect a Ranger then continue to Olmoti Crater for a short hike ( approximately 2 hours). Transfer partly by vehicle to the Empakaai Crater and descend onto the crater  floor by foot ( approximately 2 -3 hours). Later return to the rim late afternoon and settle in a Doom Tent for dinner and overnight. Accommodation Plan: Doom Tent with two single folding beds with private shower and toilet. 

Day 11: EMPAKAAI CRATER RIM TO ACACIA CAMPSITE

After breakfast, we will cross the crater highlands and head via Naiyobi Village towards the Acacia forest ( approximately 4 hours) where you leave the Ngorongoro Conservation Area and head to Acacia Campsite. 

Day 12: ACACIA CAMPSITE TO LAKE NATRON RIVER CAMP

Today you finish the crater highlands trek by dropping down towards Lake Natron ( approximately 4 hours) – you will be collected by your safari vehicle and transfer to Ngarasero and onto Lake Natron River Camp for well deserved relaxation. Dinner and overnight at Lake Natron River Camp. Accommodation Plan: 1 Double / Twin Room Full Board Basis 

Day 13: LAKE NATRON RIVER CAMP TO ARUSHA

After breakfast, we will depart from Lake Natron River Camp and drive back slowly to Arusha with picnic lunch on the way. Check in at Outpost Lodge for overnight. Accommodation Plan: 1 Double / Twin on Full Board Basis

Day 14:  OUTPOST LODGE – ARUSHA AIRPORT – ZANZIBAR

After breakfast, depart from Outpost Lodge at 10.00am and drive to Arusha Airport for your flight with Auric Air departing at 12.30 to Zanzibar. On arrival in Zanzibar at 13.35pm you will be received by Mr Saleh our ground handler who will assist you with your luggage to the waiting vehicle. Thereafter drive to Matemwe Beach Village for dinner and overnight. Accommodation Plan: Standard Double/ Twin on half board basis

Day 15 – 20th MATEMWE BEACH VILLAGE

Full day at leisure at Matemwe Beach Villge. Accommodation Plan: Standard Double/ Twin on half board basis

Day 20: MATEMWE BEACH VILLAGE TO DHOW PALACE HOTEL

After breakfast, depart from Matemwe Beach Village to Dhow Palace Hotel in Stone Town. Check in at Dhow Palace Hotel. The rest of the afternoon is yours. Overnight at Dhow Palace Hotel. Accommodation Plan: 1 Double / Twin Room on Bed & Breakfast Basis

Day 21: DHOW PALACE HOTEL – ZANZIBAR INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT

After breakfast ( depending on your flight departure times) check out at 10.00am and drive to Zanzibar International Airport for your international flight.

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Rate: USD5395pp 

The rate is inclusive of the following:

  1. Pick up from Kilimanjaro International Airport to Outpost Lodge
  2. Accommodation at Outpost Lodge on Bed & Breakfast Basis
  3. Accommodation under canvass on Doom Tents with Folding beds, mattress, bedsheets and pillows in the National Parks
  4. Accommodation at Hhando Coffee Lodge Full board Basis
  5. Accommodation at Lake Natron River Camp on Full Board Basis
  6. Accommodation at Matemwe Beach Village on Half Board Basis
  7. Accommodation at Dhow Palace on Bed & Breakfast Basis
  8. Airfare from Arusha to Zanzibar one way
  9. All Park entry fees, Camping Fees and Crater Service fees
  10. Village fees in Lake Natron
  11. Private use of 4x4 Land Cruiser with English Speaking Guide
  12. Hire of Donkeys and donkey riders
  13. Private Cook for your delicious meals

The rate excludes the following:

  1. Return International Airfare
  2. Medical Insurance
  3. Tip
  4. Alcohol and soft drinks
  5. Visa Fees
  6. Any other items of personal nature

 


Country : Tanzania

From : $5395 per person sharing (based on 2 people)

Duration : 21 days

Valid for Travel: dry season (July to October) 2017

Featured Benefits: For travellers who want to be active and experience Africa not just from the back of the car!