7 nights animals and tribes
Day 1 – Arrival at Kilimanjaro Airoport and transfer to Arusha city
Welcome to Tanzania! After your arrival at Kilimanjaro’s airport there will be the @Tanzania guide waiting for you to take you to Arusha where you will be able to rest in Hotel or simply have a small look around the City. Dinner and overnight at Planet Lodge.
Day 2: Arusha – Tarangire National Park
Let’ go to Tarangire National Park ! The Park of the Tarangire takes the name from the river that crosses it, dividing it in half.It offers refreshment to all the animals of the area during the dry season. In this park we’ll get in the action of the photo-safari and we’ll able to immortalize on our devices the herds of the stately elephants, the African pythons (able to climb on the trees) and the gigantic baobabs.
Dinner and overnight at Roika Tented Camp
Day 3 – Karatu
Wake up in the morning, after your breakfast you will have a walking tour with Masai people to visit a boma before reaching the small town of Karatu. Stop over in Mto Wa Mbu Village that offers a very rare experience for visitors. Around 120 tribes reside in the village – it’s a cross-cultural melting pot with probably the most exotic mix of languages and customs found anywhere in Tanzania.
- Visit of the local and colourful market.
Proceed to Karatu where you will experience the true life of the local people, visiting the school and sleeping at the St. Catherine’s Monastery managed by Camaldolese Benedectine Nuns.
Dinner accommodation at the Monastery.
Day 4 – Karatu – Serengeti
We leave the monastery after breakfast to Serengeti. Once reached the entry of the Park you will have time to climb to the panoramic point near Naabi Gate where you will able to take a wonderful photo-memory. The photo-safari will continue in Serengeti and we’ll reach the Tent-Camp on time for dinner. The Serengeti is the most famous park in Tanzania, known in all over the world for his boundless lowlands, the migration of the wildebeests, the prides of lions and the other raiders as hyenas, cheetahs, leopards, jackals and crocodiles. The ‘Serengeti’ words means “Endless Plain”. Really: the name couldn’t be more appropriate.
Day 5 – Serengeti National Park
This day will entirely be dedicated to the visit of endless lowlands of the Serengeti park, where we can meet wild predators as leopards, cheetahs and lions, but also the great herbivores for instance the wildebeests. The National Park of the Serengeti is one of the principal attractions of the whole Africa.
Day 6 – From Serengeti to Ngorongoro
After breakfast we will say goodbye to the Serengeti with a last deserved tour while we will be directed towards the Ngorongoro Conservation Area, where in the afternoon we will begin ours photo-safari. The crater is of one of the most suggestive landscapes to the world, where we can admire the dormant volcano and the nature that surrounds it. In the park it will be possible to see the “Big Five”: elephants, buffalos, lions, leopards and rhinos, but you you should pay attention that, around that area, there are like 30.000 animals and a great variety of birds-species.
Day 7 – From Ngorongoro to Lake Eaysi
We leave early morning Ngorongoro Area to reach the nomadic Hadzabe society. It’s hard to imagine that a culture still exists that depends on roaming the land for food. They are in constant search of wild fruits, wild meat and roots. You’ll have an amazing opportunity to go hunting with them. Also you will visit Datoga Tribe. Visiting that tribe will complete your cultural experience at Lake Eyasi. The Datoga are skilled farmers and craftsman. You will visit their habitat, and experience thier culture first hand. Be prepared for the experience of a lifetime. Dinner and overnight at Lake Eyasi Lodge.
Day 8 – Transfer to Airport and coming back to home
And this is the last day of safari! It will be organized marvellously allowing to you, before the departure, to have a trip around the city just to have time to buy some souvenirs for friends and family. After that you will be accompanied to the airport