9 Days Kenya and Tanzania Holiday Safari Package
Kenya is the historical place of the East African safari, a land of sweeping savannah grasslands inhabited by charismatic mega-fauna, including Big Cats, the Big Five (buffalo, lion, elephant, leopard and rhino) and just about everything in between. Elsewhere, landscapes here stir the soul with deserts in the north, dense forests in the west, Rift Valley lakes in the center and tropical coast out east. This result for those on safari is an experienced safari industry ready to show you a seemingly endless parade of wildlife against one of the most beautiful backdrops in Africa.
Day 01: Nairobi - Tsavo West
Depart from your hotel after breakfast, drive to Tsavo West, where you will be able to see hippos, crocodiles, and pond fish. Lunch, afternoon game drive, diner and overnight at Either Ngulia Rhino Camp or Kitani Safari Camp
Day 02: Tsavo
Early morning game drive and return to your Lodge for breakfast. After breakfast full day spent in the park with packed lunch in search of its popular residents like the well-known predators and their opponents like Lions, Leopard, Zebra, Wildebeest, Giraffe, Hippo etc and a visit to Aruba Dam. Diner and overnight at Either Ngulia Rhino Camp, or Kitani Safari Camp
Day 03: Tsavo West – Amboseli National Park
Early per-breakfast game drive visiting the Mzima springs where crystal clear water emanates from the underground springs originating from the Mount Kilimanjaro here you will see hippos, crocodiles, fish and a variety of bird life. Later depart Tsavo west for Amboseli national park which lies at the floors of the Mount Kilimanjaro. The mountain offers scenic background for photography. Elephants, Lions, Cheetah, Buffalo, etc. can be seen in Amboseli. Lunch. Afternoon game drive. Dinner and overnight in AA Safari lodge.
Day 04: Amboseli National Park
Awaken to a helpful breakfast before driving for a game to Amboseli national park. A spectacular backdrop to the abundant wildlife is the snow covered done of Mount Kilimanjaro capped peaks presiding over the landscape. All round the lodges rooms the lions, Buffaloes, Elephant, Giraffes, Baboons and wildebeests. Amboseli has the highest concentration of the Elephants in the Earth. After lunch relax awaiting all evening game drive to the seasonal lakes Amboseli. All meals and overnight at AA lodge Amboseli Sopa Lodge.
Day 05- Amboseli - Lake Manyara National park
Early breakfast then proceeds for morning game drives exit the park and, we drive into Tanzania via the Namanga border. We also pass through Arusha to Lake Manyara National park with lunch en route arriving in the evening. If time permit proceed for evening game drive and the main attractions are its rich bird life, tree climbing lions and its hippos, which you can see at a closer range than many other places dinner and overnight at the Lodge. Dinner and overnight at Octagon Lodge/ High view Lodge, Serena Manyara, Manyara wildlife lodge.
Day 06- Lake Manyara - Serengeti National park
Morning game drives at Lake Manyara National park a shallow also hosts thousands of flamingos at certain times of the year and has diverse vegetation ranging from savannah, to marshes and acacia woodland, enabling a variety of wildlife habitats including butterflies. Later proceed to Serengeti national park arriving in the evening game drive enroute to the Lodge. Dinner and overnight at Serengeti Wildebeests Camp.
Day 07- Serengeti Full Day
After breakfast with picnic lunch proceeds for Morning and afternoon game viewing in Serengeti. Every year more than a million wildebeest, 200,000 Zebras and 300,000 Thomson’s gazelle gather to undertake their long trek to new grazing lands, followed by predator’s lion, leopard, cheetah, and hyenas. During their trek more than 8,000 calves are produced a day and thousands are killed by predators. Return to the lodge for dinner and overnight. Dinner and overnight at Serengeti Wildebeests Camp.
Day 08- Serengeti – Ngorongoro Crater
After breakfast with picnic lunch proceed for Morning game drive, then leave Serengeti for Ngorongoro with an optional stop at Olduvai Gorge, a river canyon cut a 100 meters deep through the volcanic soil of the Serengeti plains. Buried in the layers are hominids and remains of animals that lived and died more than 2 million years ago. The guides will give you on site information of the gorge. Proceed to Ngorongoro for dinner and overnight at the Lodge. Dinner and overnight at Ngorongoro Rhino Lodge.
Day 09- Ngorongoro Crater – Arusha
after Breakfast, depart drive back to Arusha for lunch then to the airport
Arrival & Departure airport transfers, Transportation as per itinerary
Services of an English speaking driver/guide
National park & game reserve entrance fees as per itinerary
Excursions and activities as per itinerary
Visas and related costs
Drinks, tips, laundry, telephone calls and other items of a personal nature International flights plus Optional excursions and activities not listed in the itinerary like Balloon safaris, Masai Village and short Nairobi excursions