13 Days Tanzania and Zanzibar Safari

Day 1: Arrival and Hotel Transfer
On arrival, you will be met and received by your driver guide from African Crane Safaris who will then brief you as he transfers you to your hotel for overnight(depending on your arrival time) Arumeru River Lodge

Day 2: Arusha National Park
After an early morning breakfast, transfer to Arusha National Park for a game drive/walking safari experience. Lunch shall be served at Hatari Lodge. Returning later in the day to explore the park. Return to the lodge for a relaxed evening, dinner and overnight at Hatari Lodge on Full board basis. 

Day 3: Arusha – Ngorongoro Conservation Area
After breakfast, depart Arusha for Ngorongoro Conservation Area visiting the famous Ngorongoro Crater. The journey takes us past Lake Manyara to the Great Rift Valley escarpment. On arrival at Crater Forest lodge situated at a breathtaking spot at the foot of the Ngorongoro Crater, relax into the evening OR take a walk around the camp. Dinner and overnight at Crater Forest Tented Lodge.

Day 4: Ngorongoro Crater – Serengeti National Park.
After an early morning breakfast, transfer to the world renowned Ngorongoro Crater, through the rainforest with beautiful mosses growing alongside the abundance of trees with a breath taking scenery for a game drive in search of the big five(5) among others, transferring later to Ikoma for overnight (Serengeti Tented Camp in Ikoma).

Day 5: Serengeti National Park
After an early morning breakfast, transfer for a game drive, returning for lunch and a relaxed afternoon before returning for an evening game drive. This will see you return to your lodge for an easy/relaxed evening, dinner and overnight.

Day 6: Serengeti – Lake Manyara
After an early breakfast, we will transfer to the most famous site of early man, Olduvai Gorge. It was here that the famous Leakey family first uncovered our oldest known relative, Zinzanthropus Man, as he was named. This allows you a visit to the Maasai village (a fee is applicable), and lunch, proceeding later to Lake Manyara, dinner and overnight (Lake Manyara Tented Camp).

Day 7: Lake Manyara – Zanzibar/Stone Town
After an early morning breakfast, transfer for a game drive through Lake Manyara National Park, returning to relax into the lunch hour and after lunch, transfer to Arusha for your domestic flight to Zanzibar. On arrival at Zanzibar airport, you will be transferred to Stone Town for an overnight at Swahili House.

Day 8: Zanzibar (Stone Town City Tour)
After breakfast, you will be transferred for a city tour of old Stone Town. Visit the grocery, fish market, the Anglican Church, where Livingstone prayed and where his body was initially returned after his death, the slave cellars, “the House of Wonders”, the Sultan’s Palace and the old Arabic fort. After this day’s activity (city tour) transfer back to your hotel relaxing for the rest of the day. (Overnight in Swahili House)

Day 10: Stone Town - Fumba Beach Lodge
After your breakfast, transfer to Fumba Beach Lodge. Arriving to relax at the beautiful beach as you enjoy the cold and warm sea breeze here, overnight at your lodge.

Day 11: Fumba Beach
On this day, you will take time relaxing at the beautiful Indian Ocean beach; the lodge will arrange some rewarding activities for you, a visit to the amazing mainland, dinner and overnight.

Day 12: Zanzibar – Dar Es Salaam.
After breakfast, relax as you enjoy the very last moments of the visit to the beautiful Indian Ocean beach town, before transferring to catch your domestic flight to DAR ES SALAAM, on arrival, you will be transferred to visit some craft centers as you do your shopping, dinner and overnight(if your flight is late night then you will be transferred to catch your flight back home)

Day 13: Airport transfer.
You will be transferred to the airport for your flight back home.

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