Overview

In this 8-night lavish safari, you receive the four of the most, game-rich reserves of Kenya and Tanzania. You are bound to receive an absolute adventure in the nature with the wild! This excursion will start with Masai Mara’s plains in Kenya, before taking you to the beautiful Lake Manyara in Tanzania. Next you go through nature’s extraordinary wonder, the Ngorongoro Crater and finally end your journey in the grasslands and wild reserves of Serengeti. This trip offers something for everyone including wildlife lovers, adventure seekers, first timers, honeymoon couples and even people looking for an interesting activity during their vacation.

Itinerary Highlights

Unrivalled Big 5 game viewing
Witness the Great Migration (July to October)
Legendary Masai Mara & Serengeti
Spectacular Ngorongoro Crater
Diverse & unique Lake Manyara
Day & night game drives
Nature walks & mountain biking
Selection of Africa’s best lodges

More Information

Tour Duration

9 days

Start

Nairobi

End

Nairobi

Comfort Level

Luxury

Type of Accommodation

Mixed

Destinations

Tanzania    Serengeti,    Ngorongoro Crater Kenya    Masai Mara

Accommodation

2 nights at Bateleur Camp, 2 nights at Lake Manyara Tree Lodge, 2 nights at Ngorongoro Crater Lodge, 2 nights at Serengeti Under Canvas

Day to day itinerary

Day 1
Kenya says hello

  • Arrival in Kenya, Jomo Kenyatta International Airport
  • Transfer to Wilson airport
  • Flight to Masai Mara, Natural Reserve
  • Two nights stay at Bateleur Camp, Masai Mara Natural Reserve

 

Masai Mara is the place where the amazing ‘Great Migration’ of over a million wildebeest, zebra and others takes place every year, followed by predators from both water and land. You can still find many of these animals that stay back even after the season. Only at a distance from this migration is your camp set up, providing you an environment of adventure and nature, while the interior provides you with comfort and luxury so that you areable to enjoy your adventures to its fullest.

 

Day 2
Entering the Mara

  • Wake up and morning activities
  • The adventure awaits

 

Your wonderful camp has its setting on the western side of the Mara. Your adventures here will be full of nature with beautiful plains of green, and the best of exploration happening on vehicle drives in search of game.  Plenty of game is available in this region including some of the rare species like the cheetah, roan antelope and the bat-eared foxes. You come across herds of gazelle, wildebeest, and zebra. The Mara Plains are the best to encounter the Big 5 of the African region. With about 60 raptor species, this region also holds over 470 species of birds. Most encountered birds here are vultures, secretary birds, African pygmy falcons and marabou storks. The lilac-breasted roller which is Kenya’s national bird can also be found in this region.

 

Day 3
Tanzanian Adventure

  • Check out, post breakfast from Bateleur Camp
  • Game Drive to Wilson Airport
  • Flight to Kilimanjaro International Airport, Tanzania
  • Short flight to Lake Manyara
  • Two nights stay at Lake Manyara Tree Lodge, Hemingway

 

Hemingway is perhaps the loveliest place in Africa. Your comfortable and sober lodge is located in a historic mahogany forest. Apart from the nature adventures, this place commits to a highly relaxing massage within their spa.

 

Day 4
Lake Manyara Spells

  • Wake up and morning activities
  • Exploring Manyara

 

What you find here are blue monkeys jumping from the tress of a healthy forest as the hornbills honk. The lakes are filled with a swarm of flamingos, while the woodland of acacia is the home to the Africa’s agile elephants and the little Kirk’s dik-dik. The famous tree-climbing lions of Africa are also a resident of these woodlands, while mongoose are common to be found here. Bird watchers have an exciting time here with over 400 bird species recorded within this area, especially water birds along with pelicans and storks. You are offered vehicle safaris, on-feet expeditions and even mountain bike safaris within this region. Expert guides take you to night drives, and if you’re lucky, you get to spot bat-eared foxes and aardvarks.

Day 5
Crater; A wildlife paradise

  • Check out, post breakfast from Lake Manyara Tree Lodge
  • Game drive through Lake Manyara
  • Road transfer to Ngorongoro Crater
  • Two nights stay at the Ngorongoro Crater Lodge

 

A beautiful natural crater, created by an ancient volcanic eruption, Ngorongoro is a heaven for wildlife. With healthy vegetation and grazing ground, this place is a miracle as it supports many herbivores which gives way for plenty of carnivores to thrive in this region as they have a great menu to select from. Your lodge is highly comfortable and lavish, providing you with a great view of the crater.

 

Day 6
Experience Ngorongoro Crater

  • Wake up an morning activities
  • Into the crater

 

The grasslands of Ngorongoro crater support a massive population of wildebeest, zebra, gazelle, and elands. Elephants, buffalo and mountain bucks also seek refuge in this place. This influences a heavy population of lions, hyena, cheetah, leopards and wild dogs within this region. Picnics on the grassland with the surrounding filled with herds grazing from them is a great way to start exploring the crater, apart from amazing game drives offered within this area.

 

Days 7-8
Tales of Serengeti

  • Check out post breakfast from Ngorongoro Crater Lodge
  • Drive to airstrip
  • Flight to Siringitu, Masai
  • Game drive through Serengeti National Park
  • Two nights stay at Serengeti Under Canvas Camp

 

Your camp is set up in the first-ever game reserve of Tanzania, which is also a natural migration corridor of an ancient oldest ecosystem. The climate, plants, and flora in this region have stayed the same for centuries. During migration periods you will witness herds of gazelle, zebra and over a million wildebeest migrate through this corridor, unmoved by any circumstances. You can witness this beautiful migration only a short distance from your camp. On your game drives, you will encounter plenty of on land and water predators who chase or wait for these passing herds. Crocodiles in the rivers are common. The must take hot air balloon ride here is a wonderful experience at dawn as you take a bird’s eye view of the entire land.

 

Day 9
Goodbye Africa

  • Check out, post breakfast from Serengeti Under Canvas Camp
  • Road transfer to Kilimanjaro International Airport
  • Flight to Wilson Airport, Nairobi, Kenya
  • Drive to Jomo Kenyatta International Airport
  • Leaving back home

 

And here is where our journey of adventurous game drives, walking safaris, animal sighting and nature exploration comes to an end. We are positive this exciting pack of thrilling excursion will be an amazing guide through Africa’s wilderness with a memorable time for you to share with friends and loved ones.

Inclusions

8 nights accommodation on fully inclusive basis,Meet and Greet service at Jomo Kenyatta International Airport,Transfers as specified in the itinerary,Flights as specified in the itinerary,Emergency medical evacuation insurance,Selected park fees

Exclusions

International flights,Airport taxes,All meals and drinks not specified,Tips and gratuities,Items of a personal nature

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