Day 1: Arusha to Tarangire National Park
Breakfast at your hotel, your guide will pick you up for a quick briefing. Then you will head out of town towards Tarangire National Park 1.5 hr drive. There will be a chance for you to stop at a super market for snacks and beverages. Once you enter the park you’ll have a nice game drive. You’ll make your way to the picnic cite for lunch and a chance to view the lake. After lunch you’ll have another game drive. As the sun starts to set then you’ll make your way out of the park to your camp for dinner and good nights rest.
Day 2: Lake Manyara
Breakfast at camp, make your way to Lake Manyara National Park 45 min drive. Enjoy a game drive and then make your way to the picnic cite for lunch. After lunch enjoy a beautiful game drive and watch the sun go down. Head back to camp for the evening for dinner, a cultural dance and a good nights rest.
Day 3, 4 & 5 : Serengeti National Park
Breakfast at your camp in the morning. Pack all your belonging and head towards the endless plains of Serengeti. First you’ll drive on on the rim of Ngorongoro Crater. Once you get to the gate of Serengeti you’ll have the chance to go on a short hike to stretch your legs and have lunch. After lunch you’ll enter Serengeti National Park and start your game drive. Once the sun starts to set you’ll make your way to camp in the center of the park for a nice dinner. There is also a good chance that you will hear animals in the nigh but not to worry the animals won’t make there way into camp.
Early in the morning you will rise for a sunrise game drive. There’s a great chance to you will see some action (hunting) because the animals are the most active in the early mornings. So you will want to wake up early! After your game drive you’ll go back to camp and have brunch. Have the opportunity for some down time to take a nap. Once the weather starts to cool down then you’ll head our for a evening game drive looking for more of he big 5! You will return after sunset for a nice dinner and head to bead early because tomorrow is another early morning!
Early in the morning you will rise for a sunrise game drive. There’s a great chance to you will see some action (hunting) because the animals are the most active in the early mornings. So you will want to wake up early! After your game drive you’ll go back to camp and have brunch. Then you’ll pack up camp and make your way out of the park to the rim of Ngorongoro for dinner and a good nights sleep.
Day 6: Ngorongoro crater
Early in the morning you will rise have a bite to eat and have the opportunity to enter the crater at sunrise. This is a great time to see some action (hunting) as well as see the all animals in their most active time. You’ll enjoy the different landscapes that the crater has to offer, driving through the forests, swaps, and planes. The rhinos live in the crater so make sure to keep your eyes peeled for a the famous black rhino. Once you’re finished driving through all the landscapes of the crater you’ll return back to camp for lunch. Once you’re finished and the camp is picked up you will head back to Arusha to overnight and repack for the next day.
Day 7: Ndoro Waterfalls
You will rise and have breakfast at the hotel. Then you will make your way to Ndoro waterfalls (1.5hrs) which is the biggest water falls in Marangu area of Northern Tanzania. This waterfall is
famous not because of the amount of water it plunges into the gorge, but because of its zigzag trekking nature to the bottom of the waterfalls through a typical river vegetations in a neighborhood of coffee and banana trees.The rivers have stone boulders, as a result of water erosion on these volcanic slopes of Mt. Kilimanjaro. This waterfall is in the River Whona. After hiking and descending through the stunning, green landscape for approximately one hour, you will reach a huge waterfall.Here you will have the opportunity to swim and take a break for lunch in this beautiful valley. Once you are done swimming and exploring we will head back up to the car and make our way back to Arusha. You will overnight in Arusha and have the chance to tour the city if desired.
Day 8: Kikuletwa Hot Springs- Arusha
In the morning you will have breakfast at the hotel and your guide will pick you up and head
to Kjikuletwa Hot Springs. In Swahili “chemka” means boiling or bubbling. This beautiful mineral spring that originates from Kilimanjaro ground waters releases bubbles as it comes up into the natural pool surrounded by large fig trees. Here you can swim and snorkel in the transparent warm water (26 degrees), sunbathe or relax in hammocks in the shade. Locate approximately 1hour away from Arusha town. The oasis is hidden by a beautiful green forest in the center lie natural hot springs, ideal for taking a relaxing dip or simply to use as a backdrop for a tranquil picnic or bbq. If you’re lucky, you may be able to spot baboons hanging in the tree- tops above you. At the end of the day you will slowly make your way back to Arusha at sundown.