17 day Lodge Safari & Zanzibar Beach Extension
Serengeti Selous Lodge Safari & Zanzibar Island Beach Extension. Relax at the warm Indian ocean with white sandy beaches.
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Serengeti and Selous Safari, Zanzibar
This Safari covers the highlights of Tanzania: the migration in the Serengeti, the stunning Ngorongoro Crater and the wild and adventurous Selous Park. At the end of this trip, you will stay in a beach hotel on Zanzibar.
Please note that we only organise private Safaris, only you and your travel partner(s) will be on the transfers, tours and the Safari vehicle! And we can organise that tour for you for any date!
Tour Programme, Info & Prices
Day 1: Arrival Arusha Town
You will be met at the airport by your Driver/Guide and our representative. We will take you to the Planet Lodge in Arusha for a free day, with your Safari starting tomorrow. BB.
Day 2: Lake Manyara
Your Safari starts with the drive to Lake Manyara. Nestling at the base of the Great Rift Valley escarpment, the park is recognized for its incredible beauty. You can see many game animals such as Buffalo, Elephant, Giraffe, Impala, hippo and others. Overnight at Motto Cottages Lodge at Lake Manyara. All meals included.
Day 3: Serengeti National Park
After breakfast you start on your way to Serengeti National Park. A picnic lunch will be provided. On the way you will stop at the Olduvai Gorge where anthropologists Louis and Mary Leakey made many significant discoveries, contributing to the theory that human life originated in Africa. After stopping for your picnic lunch on a kopje (rock outcropping) in Serengeti you will continue further into the park and go on a game drive. Overnight at a Lodge at Serengeti Osupuko Camp. All meals included.
Day 4: Serengeti full day
A full day of game drives around Serengeti. Depending on the time of year and the migration of the herds you can expect to see wildebeest, lions, elephants, giraffes, zebras, monkeys, baboons, hippos, rhinos, antelopes and many birds and other species. Your Driver/Guide will be in contact with other safari drivers and will amaze you with his skill at locating the hidden animals. Overnight at a Lodge at Serengeti Osupuko Camp All meals included.
Day 5: Ngorongoro Crater
In the morning drive to Ngorongoro Crater. After arrival in Ngorongoro you will descend into the crater for a game drive at the bottom, for a game drive. As very few animals migrate in and out of the crater with its 2000 ft. high walls, you can expect to see lions, elephants, giraffes, zebras, hippos, flamingos, jackals, rhinos, antelopes, many birds and other species. Overnight at Ngorongoro Farm House. All meals included.
Day 6: Tarangire
After breakfast we depart for Tarangire, Tanzania’s third largest national park and sanctuary for an unusually large elephant population. Majestic baobab trees are an interesting feature of the park, dwarfing the animals that feed beneath them. 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. Overnight at Tarangire Osupuko Lodge in Tarangire. All meals included.
Day 7: Tarangire – Arusha Town
After breakfast go for a morning game drive in Tarangire National Park. Return to lodge for lunch before you depart for Arusha. Overnight in Planet Lodge. All meals included.
Day 8: Arusha – Flight – Selous (Nyerere National Park)
After breakfast, transfer to Arusha airport and flight to the Selous Game Reserve. Dinner at Selous Mbega Camp. All meals included.
Day 9: Selous (Nyerere National Park)
After breakfast full day game drive in Selous park until evening, then drive back to Selous Mbega Camp for Dinner and Overnight. All meals included.
Day 10: Selous (Nyerere National Park)
After breakfast a morning walking Safari along the Rufiji River. In the afternoon boat safari. Overnight at Selous Mbega Camp. All meals included.
Day 11: Selous (Nyerere National Park) – Flight – Zanzibar Island
After breakfast, transfer to the airstrip and connecting flight to Zanzibar. Transfer to Shooting Star Lodge. All meals included.
Day 12– 16: Zanzibar Island
Enjoy and relax at the beach. Indulge in the many activities offered, including water sports, tennis, fitness and many more. Overnight at Shooting Star Lodge. Half Board.
Day 17: Departure
After breakfast at the resort, check out and transfer to Zanzibar airport.
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NB: This itinerary is upgradeable to the Rufiji River Camp in the Selous (additional costs cost per person)
NB: In the Serengeti you have the opportunity to do an unforgettable balloon ride! In either Tarangire or Serengeti.
Prices in USD
Per Person in twin room
Single room supplement
Each of 2-3
Each of 4+
Xmas and New Year supplement (22.12.-4.1.): 30 US$ per person per night. Child under 12 years sharing with two adults pays 65%
This Safari Inclusions and Exclusions
All airport transfers in private car
domestic flight Arusha – Selous, Selous – Zanzibar
Transport and wildlife drives in modified 4WD Land Cruiser or Land Rover with photographic roof hatch
Services of a professional safari guide
All meals on Safari , on Zanzibar and in Arusha on half board basis
All wildlife reserve entry fees and camping fees
All accommodations as per itinerary
‘flying doctor’ medical insurance
International airfare & flights
All items of a personal nature
Gratuities for safari guide and camp staff
Airport departure tax
Visa and Passport fees
Alcoholic and non-alcoholic drinks and beverages in lodges
We are dedicated to plan your perfect personal Tanzania Safari
We are a Tanzania based tour operator and have been in the travel business for over 20 years specializing in Tanzania travel. Our staff originates from the region, with perfect knowledge about African wildlife and the different cultures. We are dedicated to helping you plan your perfect private Safari, with expert, informed advice whether you are a first time or experienced traveler. At African Legends, we do not have regular departures like most tour operators in Tanzania, instead we customise each itinerary to suit the individual’s or group’s wishes. Your timings are only limited by flight schedules – and your imagination!
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Zanzibar-mystical Island in the Indian Ocean
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