4 Days Manyara, Ngorongoro, Serengeti & 4 days Zanzibar + dolphin tour.
Day 0: International flight/Local flight to Arusha
Tranfer from Aiport to Arusha. Depending on arrival time, dinner and overnight at East African Hotel Arusha or transfer direct to Manyara National park.
Day 1 Arusha – Lake Manyara:
Early drive a short distance to Lake Manyara National Park with picnic lunch. 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 Lake Manyara Serena Safari Lodge.
Day 2 Lake Manyara – Ngorongoro
After breakfast it is time to visit the World Heritage Site – Ngorongoro Crater. You will descend into the caldera floor that represents 260 km2 of paradise on earth. Take your time and deep breaths. Picnic lunch is prepared to make the most of your game drive. After the game drive you will head to the endless plains of Serengeti where you game drive en-route to Serengeti Serena or Mbalageti Serengeti lodge and settle into the wild. Watch the African sunset until dinner and fall asleep with reminisce of wilderness adventures.
Day 3 Serengeti National Park
This day contains a full day of adventures in order to discover more wonders of Serengeti. The presence of wildlife is manifested at each glance. Return amazed to your lodge for dinner, sharing observations of the day and well-deserved sleep.
Day 4 Serengeti – Zanzibar
Adventure continues with a morning game drive in order the endless plains. Choose between a picnic-lunch in the wild or return back to your lodge for hot meal before preparing departure to Seronera Airstrip (The airstrip is inside the National Park). Thank your guide for showing you the best of Tanzania and head back to Zanzibar satisfied with memories of true wilderness.
Day 5 – Stone Town
Transfer to Arusha airport for your flight to Spice Island – Zanzibar. Pickup by your Zanzibar guide who will accommodate you before an afternoon snorkelling tour and visit to Prison Island. Get lost and find your way while exposed to food and culture in Stone town – curious.
Day 6 – Safari Blue/Dolphin safari
Pick up and drive to Kizimkaze looking for dolphins. Be patient but prepared to leave the boat at the sight of these intelligent mammals. Enjoy fresh fish on the beach and return to Stone Town – fulfilled.
Day 7 – Nungwi
Transfer to your Nungwi accommodation for a true beach holiday. Get lazy. Stop time. Forget world news and count dhows. Decide only what next meal should be and smile at each glance of the turquoise Indian Ocean.
Day 8 – Mnemba Island
Early morning boat ride takes you to Mnemba Island for snorkelling among fish and corals. Enjoy lunch and return back to your previous rhythm with new marine insight of Zanzibar.