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Tanzania Wildlife Safari

Daily wild life viewing and lectures with an expert local Naturalist, cultural interchanges in local Villages, explore the origins of human history at Olduvai Gorge, The Cradle of Mankind.
Activity: Wildlife & nature
Location: Arusha, Tanzania
Duration: 8 days
Price: From £2099 Meals included Accommodation included
Trip details
Scour the legendary Masai Mara in pursuit of cheetahs and descend into the pristine African wilderness of the Ngorongoro Crater. Your Discovery Adventures Naturalist Guide will offer keen insight and a unique perspective to some of the most famous wildlife sites and important archeological sites in East Africa. Travel in small packs—so youre not lost in the crowd—and stay in the thick of it in luxury wilderness camps and lodges. Our small 4x4 safari vehicles improve your chances of snapping that perfect shot of some of the most amazing animals on the planet—Africas ‘Big 5. Discover the majesty of Africa.

What's Included

Welcome gift - Entrances and game drives in Tarangire National Park, Lake Manyara National Park, Serengeti National Park and Ngorongoro Crater - Mto wa Mbu Village walk with traditional local lunch - Visit an authentic Masai village - Visit the shifting sands site and Olduvai Gorge lecture and walk - Visit a local Iraqw village.
7 Breakfasts, 6 Lunches, 5 Dinners (Allow USD50-65 for meals not included.)
Comfort hotel (2 nts), luxury tented camp (1 nt), safari lodge (2 nts), classic mobile tented camp (2 nts)
6-seat 4x4 safari vehicle, walking
Discovery Adventures guide, local guides and park rangers, certified driver/guide.
Small group experience; Max 6, avg 5

Day 1 Arusha
Arrive at any time and transfer to hotel.
Day 2 Tarangire National Park (B,L,D)
Drive to Tarangire National Park for a mid morning and afternoon game drive and lectures with our local Naturalist guide.
Day 3 Lake Manyara National Park (B,L,D)
Game drive and wildlife viewing in Lake Manyara National Park.
Day 4-5 Serengeti National Park (2B,2L,2D)
Visit an authentic Masai village, visit Olduvai Gorge and walk down into the gorge with a local guide, visit the shifting sands, and daily game drives and lectures in Serengeti National Park.
Day 6 Ngorongoro Conservation Area (B,L,D)
Depart Serengeti and enjoy full-day game drive through Ngorongoro Crater.
Day 7 Arusha (B,L)
Meet local people with a visit to Iraqw village, and a cultural walk in Mto wa Mbu Village. Enjoy a local lunch of traditional specialties before returning to Arusha.
Day 8 Arusha (B)
Depart at any time.

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