9 Days Tanzania Wildlife Safari

Tour Highlights

This amazing safari will take you to the most spectacular safari destinations in Tanzania to witness vast concentration of wildlife including lions, cheetahs, buffalo, Elephant and so many others. Included in your tour, Lake Manyara, Serengeti National Park, Tarangire National Park, Olduvai, Maasai culture tour, Ngorongoro conservation area.

Day 0:Arrival day

Upon arrival at Kilimanjaro International Airport a member from Johnadventures will be waiting to meet you and being transferred to moshi for overnight accommodation where you will meet your guide. Once your settled in your hotel, you will receive a briefing of your tour

Day 1: Moshi to Arusha National park

After breakfast your guide will pick you from your hotel and depart to Arusha National park.  Arusha National park is a Tanzania jewel, often unseen by safari goers, regardless of offering the prospect to explore a fascinating diversity of habitats within few hours. 
Part of the larger regional ecosystem of Mount Meru, which is Africa’s fifth highest mountain standing at 4,565 meters above the sea level.

During your visit in Arusha National park, you will enjoy walking safari and got close experience with nature and also see various animal species such giraffes , zebra, bush buck.

After your wildlife view experience   you will return to your hotel for dinner and overnight.

Meals: Breakfast,Lunch, Dinner

Day 2: arusha to Tarangire national park

After breakfast in your hotel, you will travel to Tarangire national park for another wildlife experience. Tarangire National Park is in northern Tanzania, just south of Lake Manyara. This is a protected area of colossal baobabs, grassy plains and huge herds of elephant.Animals concentrate along the Tarangire River, which provides the only permanent water supply in the area. There is a great diversity of wildlife including lion, leopard, cheetah and up to six thousand elephants. Enjoy your afternoon game drive the drive to your accommodation for dinner and  overnight at Tarangire national park.

Meals:Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Day 3: Full Day in tarangire national park

Your breakfast  will be served early  at your lodge of your morning game drive  in Tarangire national park.  You will spot various wildlife species in the Savannah such as Elephants, zebra, buffalo and other many.

On this particular day you will enjoy walking safari and get close to nature and see wildlife species and the landscape. Later you will return to your lodge where heavy dinner awaits your. overnight in Tarangire.

Meals:Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner  

Day 4: Tarangire to Ngorongoro conservation area

After having your breakfast we will prepare to depart to our next destination, Ngorongoro conservation area The name Ngorongoro comes from a Masai word IIkorongoro which means the name given to the group of Masai warriors who defeated the previous occupants of the area, the Datong, around 1800.The crater has an area of 265sq km and measures between 16 and 19km across. The rim reaches 2286m above the sea level and the crater floor is 610m below it. Ngorongoro caldera is the largest unfolded and unbroken caldera in the world. At approximately 20 kilometers across and 600 meters deep, the Ngorongoro Crater is a breath-taking natural wonder. you will have a chance to spot various wildlife species specifically the five Elephant, Lion, Rhino, buffalo and other species. After your game drive in the crater return to your lodge where heavy dinner awaits you.

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

day 5: Olduvai and Maasai culture tour

After break fast at your lodge you will proceed to Olduvai Olduvai Gorge is a site in Tanzania that holds the earliest evidence of the existence of human ancestors. Paleo anthropologists have found hundreds of fossilized bones and stone tools in the area dating back millions of years, leading them to conclude that humans evolved in Africa. Then after you will have another safari experience to  maasai culture learn about their life style.  Drive back to your lodge where heavy dinner awaits you and overnight.

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Day 6:ngorongoro to Serengeti National park

After breakfast you will commence your journey to most popular national park, Serengeti National park  and wildlife refuge on the Serengeti Plain in north-central Tanzania.It is best known for its huge herds of plains animals (especially gnu [wildebeests], gazelles, and zebras), and it is the only place in Africa where vast land-animal migrations still take place. After having your lunch, proceed with afternoon game drive, later drive to your lodge where heavy dinner awaits you and Overnight at Serengeti
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Day 7:Full game drive in Serengeti national park

Rise early for a sunrise game drive try to catch up with the rare nocturnal animal species as well as the early risers among the diurnal ones. It is a nice time to see animals within a close distance . The name Serengeti comes from a Maasai word ‘Siringit’ meaning plains without end and true to the name you will explore vast stretches of African Savannah in search of the many animals that Serengeti has to offer. Apart from the wildebeests you expect to spot other animals including elephants, lions, cheetahs, elusive leopards, zebras, elands, and a lot of resident and migratory birds. you will then spend the day doing game drives for the whole day within the Serengeti National Park. Overnight at Serengeti National Park.
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Day 8:Serengeti to Lake manyara

This morning after breakfast you will drive to Lake Manyara, Described as one of the hidden gems of Tanzania, this park is famous for its tree climbing lions and large herds of elephant, which are not shy to come straight up to the vehicle. After lunch you will proceed with  game drive and later drive back to your lodge for dinner and overnight

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Day 9:Lake Manyara to Moshi

After breakfast you will travel to Mto wa mbuu for town tour. Mto wa mbu(meaning Mosquito creek) is a small, colorful town that’s developed over recent years. The area around Mto wa Mbu was dry and sparsely populated until the irrigation programmers began in the 1950’s, which transformed the area into an important fruit and vegetable growing region,. we shall have a walking town tour, learn the culture ,arts and crafts of Maasai. After lunch you will drive back to Moshi or Kilimanjaro International Airport, approximately 2-3 hours. Loads of memories to cherish on your way back home.

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch

Included:

  • All Park fees
  • All activities (unless labeled as optional)
  • All accommodation
  • A professional driver/guide
  • All transportation
  • All Taxes/VAT
    Round trip airport transfer
  • All Meals (as specified in the day-by-day section)

Excluded:

  • International flights (from/to home)
  • Additional accommodation before and at the end of the tour
  • Tips for your crew members
  • Government imposed increase of taxes and/or park fees
  • Alcohol drinks
  • Visa & Travel insurance
  • Service not mentioned