Rhino Family
Elephants on a game drive
Game Drive And Cheetah
Ngorongoro Sopa pool and view
Three Impalas
Zebra
Leopard

Tanzania Discovery

7 day Safari - from £2179

This popular safari offers a great introduction to Tanzania’s fantastic wildlife and heritage. Stay in comfortable lodges, visit the rolling grass plains of the Serengeti, the baobab trees of Tarangire National Park and Ngorongoro Crater.

Highlights:

  • Elephants in Tarangire
  • Game drive in Ngorongoro Crater
  • Free time in Arusha
  • Incredible wildlife
  • 4WD game drives
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Your Itinerary

Day 1 - Arusha

On arrival at Kilimanjaro Airport you will be met and transferred to your hotel with the rest of the day is at leisure to enjoy your surroundings.

African Tulip Hotel: A charming boutique hotel within walking distance of Arusha town centre.  The 29 guest rooms are individually decorated using African materials and local art.

Meals: None

Day 2 - Tarangire National Park

After breakfast travel to Tarangire, a journey of approximately 3 ½ hours. Take a game drive in the National Park where you can see the ancient baobab trees and the resident elephant population. Your lodge is tucked away in the trees and the grounds are home to over 400 bird species. Take some time to enjoy your surroundings, the lush forest is a complete contrast to the arid plains elsewhere.

Tarangire Sopa Lodge: Built to blend in with the vastness of its surroundings, Tarangire Sopa Lodge lies hidden among the kopjes, ancient baobab and grasses of the park. Numerous elephants can often be seen around the lodge, allowing visitors a close encounter. The comfortable rooms are housed in buildings with conical roofs and there is an outdoor pool to cool off in on those hot afternoons.

Meals: Breakfast, lunch and dinner

Day 3 - Serengeti National Park

Enjoy a game drive enroute out of the park as you head towards the Ngorongoro in time for lunch. Pass through areas that are home to a whole array of big game and a wild unkempt beauty. In the afternoon continue into the Serengeti watching out for the wide variety of game and predators, before arriving at your lodge for dinner and overnight.

Serengeti Sopa Lodge: Serengeti Sopa Lodge overlooks the plains of the south-western Serengeti and offers African inspired rooms each with a verandah for enjoying the views and watching the spectacular sunset.

Meals: Breakfast, lunch and dinner

Day 4 - Serengeti National Park

Spend the whole day on a game drive in the fabled Serengeti with its wide open spaces and seemingly endless game it not hard to see why it is a favourite with wildlife enthusiasts from around the world. Return to your lodge in the evening to share your big game adventures with your fellow travellers.

Hotel: Serengeti Sopa Lodge
Meals: Breakfast, lunch and dinner

Day 5 - Ngorongoro Crater

After an early morning game drive in the Serengeti head towards Ngorongoro Crater a place of diverse scenery and rich in wildlife. On arrival the afternoon is free to enjoy the amazing scenery and lodge facilities.

Ngorongoro Sopa Lodge: Facing the often magnificent sunsets to the west, Ngorongoro Sopa Lodge is located 2,375 metres up on the eastern rim of the crater and enjoys unparalleled views across this enormous caldera. The rooms are themed around traditional circular houses with conical roofs and decorated with rich woodcarvings and sculptures.

Meals: Breakfast, lunch and dinner

Day 6 - Ngorongoro Crater

Spend the day exploring this enormous volcanic crater which is probably one of the most visually stunning places in Africa. It is home to an amazingly rich mix of wildlife including lion, elephant and the very rare black rhino. Take in the diversity of the landscape with grasslands, lakes, forests and swamps. It’s not hard to see why this is considered to be one of the wonders of the natural world.

Hotel: Ngorongoro Sopa Lodge
Meals: Breakfast, lunch and dinner

Day 7 - Arusha and farewell

Make an early start for Arusha where time permitting you can have lunch before catching your onward flight home or perhaps spend a few days relaxing on a tropical beach.

Meals: Breakfast

7 day Safari - from £2179

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Prices are per person based on 2 sharing and include en suite accommodation. International flights not included.

 

Your Safari Experience

Discover amazing wildlife and sample the local culture on a real African adventure.

Your safari includes:

  • Comfortable lodges or hotels
  • Arrival/departure transfers
  • Most meals
  • Expert guide throughout safari
  • 4WD vehicles
  • Max 7 passengers
  • Park fees

Departure dates:

Safari departs on Mondays.

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