Safari 1. National Parks and Tanzanian Cultures within 12 days.
Day 1 : Arrival to Nairobi
Arrive at Nairobi (more information about nairobi) Jomo Kenyatta Airport , transfer to 3 star hotel for overnight.
Day 2: Arusha
Impala shuttle morning transfer to Arusha and Outpost Lodge for overnight
Day 3: Mayara National Park
Depart for Lake Manyara National Park with picnic lunch and game drive till late afternoon.
Lake Manyara is tucked beneath the Rift Valley wall, thin green band of forest flanked by the 600 metres sheer high red and brown cliffs of the escarpment and the shores of the soda lake which gives name to the park. Famous for its tree-climbing lions, Manyara features nearly 400 different species of bird, red-billed quelea, pelicans, cormorants and thousands of flamingos.
Drive to Migunga Campsite for dinner and overnight.
Day 4: A whole day with Masaai
After breakfast drive to Lake Natron via Engaruka Village. At Engaruka village, undertake village walk to experience the Masaai way of being. Complete this wild and wonderful drive by entering Ngaresero village and heading to Lake Natron Campsite for dinner and overnight.
Day 5: Lago Natron
Morning drive to see the beautiful highly scenic lake that is Lake Natron.
Lake Natron is an almost surreal soda lake, set at an altitude of 610m, below the Rift valley escarpment, which offers incredible bird and game viewing. Natron is the only breeding ground for East Africa’s millions of flamingos, which usually congregate to breed here between August and October.
Return to lodge for lunch and then late afternoon walk to the waterfalls.
Dinner and overnight at Lake Natron Campsite.
Day 6: Safari por el Serengeti
After breakfast drive to Serengeti via Loliondo, game drive en route with picnic lunch.
The legendary Serengeti is the archetypal safari destination and is renowned for its wealth of leopard and lion.
Drive to Seronera Campsite for dinner and overnight.
Day 7: Safari por el Serengeti
Full day of game drives in Serengeti. Dinner and overnight at Seronera Campsite.
Day 8. Game drive camp; Ngorongoro
Early morning game drive, come back for breakfast, then proceed with game drive until lunch. After lunch, drive to Ngorongoro Conservation Area with game drive on route.
Dinner and overnight at Simba Campsite.
Day 9 Ngorongoro
After breakfast descend down the crater for a 6 hours tour. Ngorongoro Crater is a spectacular setting and contains an abundance of wildlife with over 20,000 large animals including Tanzania’s remaining black rhino. The Ngorongoro Conservation Area is unique in that it allows over 40,000 Maasai pastoralists with their cattle goats and sheep to live alongside the abundant wildlife in a natural setting.
Head to Kudu Camp for dinner and overnight
Day 10 Mto Wa Mbu
Head to Mtu Wa Mbu for Cultural tourism. Mto Wa Mbu is the village next to Lake Manyara National Park. It is a good place where to meet/see some of the different people of Tanzania, notably the Mbugwe, Iraqw, Gorowa, Irangi, Chagga and Masaai, all living alongside to each other. Do a farming tour that enables you to visit a Chagga family who brews banana beer and a farmer from Kigoma who makes palm oil press.
Return to Kudu Camp for overnight
Day 11 Tarangire National Park
Drive to Tarangire National Park for a game drive. Tarangire is famous for its huge herds of elephant and baobab trees. Throughout the dry season, thirsty antelope and elephant trek hundreds of kilometres to drink at the Tarangire River.
Dinner and overnight at Zion Camp
Day 12 Arusha Camp; Aeropuerto
After breakfast drive to Arusha for shopping and siteseeing before heading to Impala Hotel for shuttle to Nairobi Airport.
Cost per person for 8 or more is US$1685 and includes
1 night B&B at 3 Star Hotel Nairobi based on 2 sharing a twin/double rooom
1 night B&B at Outpost Lodge
• All National Park and Conservation Area and Crater fees
• All food and camping fees
• Provision of camping equipment (including a mattress but excluding sleeping
• Exclusive use of a 4-wheel drive vehicle with specially adapted roof for
• Services of a Tanzania Journeys safari driver guide and cook
• Services of Tanzania Journeys representatives
• All Tanzania Taxes
Not included are:
• Items of personal nature (including a sleeping bag)
• Medical and luggage insurance
• Tips for driver guide and cook
Safari 2. Walking the northen Tanzania.
Ideal for lovers of trekking and tradition. Enjoy Northern Tanzania, for the most popular circuit, feeling flush ground the local flora and fauna. Cross the northern part of the Ngorongoro and go around Lake Natron in traditional Maasai way: the nomadic mode, camping and walking with a donkey.
DAY 01: KIA TO ARUSHA
Upon arrival in Kilimanjaro International Airport (KIA) meet and greet our guide. Drive from KIA to Arusha and overnight at Meru Tourist Inn.
DAY 02: ARUSHA TO TARANGIRE NATIONAL PARK
Early in the morning after breakfast drive with picnic lunch from the Hotel to Tarangire National Park. Full day game drive in the park and serve your lunch at a recommend suitable site. Tarangire National Park is famous for a big number of elephants and very big Baobab Trees. Drive from Tarangire to Mto wa Mbu and overnight at Twiga Public Campsite.
DAY 03: MTO WA MBU TO NGORONGORO CONSERVATION AREA
Early in the morning after breakfast drive from Twiga campsite to Ngorongoro with picnic lunch. Descend into Ngorongoro crater and do a full day game drive and serve your lunch at a suitable picnic site. Ngorongoro crater is containing a lot of large animals including endangered species of Black Rhino. Ngongoro Conservation Area is unique as it allows over 40,000 Maasai pastoralists with their livestock to live in harmony with the wildlife. Head to Nainukanuka for camping and dinner.
DAY 04: NAINUKANUKA TO BULATI
Early in the morning before breakfast hike to Olmoti crater and return back for breakfast. From here we change the means of transport to using donkey for our luggage and walking on our feet. Pack our luggage on donkeys’ back and walk for about three hours to Bulati village and overnight at Bulati campsite near Bulati primary school. On the way you will be able to see animals like wildebeest, zebra, jackals, gazelles etc.
DAY 04: BULATI TO EMPAKAI CRATER
Early in the morning after breakfast pack our luggage to our donkeys and walk for about four hours to Empakai Campsite. Descend to Empakai crater to enjoy the scenery and wildlife with this paradise. Ascend from the crater for dinner and overnight at Empakai campsite.
DAY 05: EMPAKAI TO ACACIA CAMPSITE
Early in the morning after breakfast walk with donkeys to Acacia campsite through Naiyobi village, on the way you can see the mountain Oldoinyo Lengai. Serve your picnic lunch at Naiyobi village near to Naiyobi primary school. Proceed with the walking to Acacia campsite. Arrive at acacia campsite for dinner and overnight there.
DAY 06: ACACIA TO LAKE NATRON
Walk from Acacia campsite down to Rift Valley escarpment to Lake Natron Area Engaresero village. Arrive at the meeting point and meet our driver ready to drive to Lake Natron Campsite, drive to Lake Natron for flamingo watch and return to the camp for dinner and overnight there. In the night may have an option to hike the active volcano Mountain Oldoinyo Lengai.
DAY 07: LAKE NATRON
After descending from the mountain drive back to the camp for hot lunch and have rest. Around 14:30 leave the camp and walk to the waterfall spend your time at the waterfall and return back to the camp for dinner and overnight there.
DAY 08: LAKE NATRON TO ARUSHA
After breakfast drive to Arusha through Mto wa Mbu center serve your picnic lunch and proceed to Meru Tourist Inn in Arusha. You can walk in Arusha city for shopping tour and return In the Hotel for dinner and overnight there.
DAY 09: ARUSHA TO KIA
After breakfast drive from the Hotel to Kilimanjaro International Airport (KIA) for the flight.
Safari 3. Mountain experience
Safari 4. Back to the origins.