10 Days Serengeti Safari & Zanzibar

Zanzibar beach from serengeti

Two of East Africa’s most popular highlights make this Serengeti & Zanzibar tour the spectacular experience that it is. Leaving Arusha in 4 x 4 vehicles to head to the Serengeti National Park to watch some of the largest herds of wild antelope and wildebeest graze their way across the open plains. We’ll also explore the Ngorongoro Crater where we will continue our game viewing spectacular. The Ngorongoro Crater is a truly unique place with more to offer than simply wildlife viewing.

It is a one in a lifetime opportunity to explore a region that was home to our earliest ancestors. We then move from bush to beach early in the morning as we journey south to the coastal town of Bagamoyo. We will discover a whole new world on the historical spice island of Zanzibar.

We head North to relax on tropical white sand beaches and snorkel in aqua blue waters of the Indian Ocean. We will also have some time to explore the historic area of Stone Town, also known as Mji Mkongwe (Swahili for “old town”), before catching an afternoon ferry back to Arusha where this epic adventure tour ends.

Serengeti national park

Day 1: Arrival Arusha

Pickup from Kilimanjaro International airport and transfer to Arusha for overnight at Mount Meru hotel or similar. Meal plan Bed & Breakfast (BB)

Day 2: Arusha - Tarangire
 
After breakfast at 0830 start drive to Tarangire National Park for day game drive- a game park with thousands of majestic baobab trees dotting the rolling countryside. It is also home to enormous herds of elephants and the highest number of recorded bird species for any habitat in the world. The Tarangire River runs through the land, providing a permanent water source, and along with it the promise of strong wildlife. Later drive to Acacai farm lodge Karatu for overnight.  Meal Plan full board. Dinner, Breakfast & Lunch

Day 3 and 4: Serengeti National park

Today enjoy a full day in Serengeti, This Park covers an area of 14,763sqkm enjoy game drive at this endless plain as per Masai Language. Also wildlife like lion, cheetah, Thompson, grant gazelle, zebra, elephant and rhino are seen in this beautiful Serengeti. Dinner and Overnight at Grumeti migration camp. Meal plan full board.

Day 5: Serengeti to Ngorongoro

Today we depart Serengeti with a morning game drive en-route to Ngorongoro for dinner & overnight at Acacia farm lodge .Meal Plan full board.

Day 6: Ngorongoro Crater

Early morning breakfast with picnic lunch start descending to Ngorongoro crater, enjoy beautiful 6 hours crater Tour. You come across unique attractions near this historical caldera where man and wildlife are living together without harming one another. Get a chance to observe wildlife including Lion, Elephant, Rhino, Buffalo,Hippo, Wildebeest, Warthog and Zebra, and see also lake Magadi, Lerai Forest and Ngoitokito swamp. Drive to Acacia lodge or similar for overnight. Meal plan full board.

Day 7: Ngorongoro - Arusha - Zanzibar

Morning breakfast then transfer to Arusha Airport to fly to Zanzibar. Meet your local drive. Meet and greet and proceed to Nungwi for overnight.

Day 8: Zanzibar Town

After Breakfast the journey kicks off at 9:00am to an interesting historical tour in Stone town. Learn about architecture, history and culture of this uniquely preserved world heritage site of UNESCO in this half day guided tour, after a lunch break you will head north for your exotic spice tour where you will sample different spices, fruits and coconut juice. Just after your breakfast, you take a guided walk to the boat which will approximately take 45minutes to go to Prison Island. This is a half day tour and is an ideal retreat from the hustle and bustle of Stone Town in addition to it you will meet the giant tortoises that await your curiosity. You will then head back to Amani beach bungalows.

Day 9: Zanzibar Island

Start your morning at Kizimkazi- formerly the capital of Zanzibar where the oldest mosque in East Africa still stands. This unique house of worship bears testimony to the early arrival of the Persians in Zanzibar South, built around the 12th century. After a quick look of the mosque you are ready to board on your motorized boat and set for our dolphin search. When luck is on our side it is even possible to swim with these beautiful mammals. After the boat trip you will have time to go for snorkelling: waters here are crowded with little fishes and the coral reef is colourful as ever! Late afternoon, you head back to your hotel for dinner and overnight at Amani beach bungalow.

Day 10: Departure

Free time and leave at your own departure. Late afternoon you are transferred to the harbor/airport for your departure.
 

 

Prices start from 575 USD per person sharing, based on 6 pax

Included
  • Pickup and drop off
  • Accommodation on sharing basis
  • Three meals a day
  • English speaking driver/guide
  • 4 WD safari vehicle for exclusive use
  • Park and concession fees
  • Unlimited game drives
Not Included
  • All International flights and taxes
  • Gratuity for Porters, waiters and Driver guide
  • Drinks (Premium wines, beer, Champagne, Soft drinks, Juices)
  • Any item of personal nature