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    Day 1: Arrival at Kilimanjaro International Airport to Arusha

    Stop At: Arusha Region, Arusha Region
    Upon arrival in Arusha, you will be picked up at the airport and taken to your hotel. The rest of the day is free. Relax, take a stroll, enjoy the sights and sounds. Get plenty of rest – tomorrow will be huge! Dinner and Over night at Outpost Lodge.
    Duration: 30 minutes

    Meals included:
    • Breakfast
    Accommodation included: Safari Travelers Lodge

    Day 2: Arusha to Lake Manyara National Park

    Stop At: Lake Manyara National Park, Lake Manyara National Park, Arusha Region
    The day starts with a hearty breakfast and briefing with your tour guide. From Arusha we drive to Lake Manyara National Park. The park covers 330 sq. km, 70% of which is occupied by the lake. The varied ecosystem consists of ground water forests, acacia woodland and open grassland along the lake shore and sustains a wealth of wildlife, including the Big Five -lion, elephant, leopard, rhino and buffalo. The park is famous for the elusive tree-climbing lions that inhabit the woodland between the lake and the Rift Valley. It is also an ornithologists’ paradise and is host to over 400 species of birds. Dinner and overnight at Ngorongoro Farm House Hotel/Lodges.
    Duration: 12 hours

    No meals included on this day.
    Accommodation included: Ngorongoro Farm House Hotel/Lodges.

    Day 3: Manyara to Serengeti

    Stop At: Serengeti National Park, Serengeti National Park
    Your day will start with the charming of birds in the Africa savanna, when you are ready you will be served African breakfast. And after, you will start your full day game drive in the famous Serengeti. Around 1230 and 1300 break for your lunch. After lunch have a rest for one hr, then proceed with your game viewing following the move of the migrants on the southwest of the park. Approx1.3 million wildebeest, 250,000 gazelles and 200,000 Zebras have been recorded sharing the short grass/ water which is the source of food for the millions of Animals in the Serengeti. Dinner and overnight at Katikati Tented Lodge.
    Duration: 1 day

    No meals included on this day.
    Accommodation included: Katikati Tented Lodge

    Day 4: Serengeti National Park - Ngorongoro Conservation Area

    Stop At: Ngorongoro Conservation Area, Ngorongoro Conservation Area, Arusha Region
    Another early start, but trust us: it’s worth it, After breakfast we head back to Ngorongoro Conservation Area, a vast UNESCO World Heritage Site situated in a 260km-wide volcano crater. Archaeology buffs and anyone interested in history have the option to stop at Odulpai Gorge, where some of the earliest known human remains have been found. The site was occupied by our genetic ancestors some two million years ago, and continues to offer clues about the origin of homo sapien. We can also pass by the Maasai boma for a taste of real African culture and traditional living. After lunch, we keep exploring the Ngorongoro crater, venturing right up to the rim for Dinner and overnight at Ngorongoro Rhino Lodge.
    Duration: 1 day

    No meals included on this day.
    No accommodation included on this day.

    Day 5: Ngorongoro Conservation Area to Tarangire

    Stop At: Tarangire National Park, Tarangire National Park, Arusha Region
    After breakfast, we take a packed lunch and head back to the crater. We detour through a traditional Maasai village, where you can get acquainted with the locals, watch some traditional dancing, and see what life is really like on the African plains. From there we descend to the crater floor in search of more big game. The Ngorongoro crater is rich in Tanzanian wildlife, The short rainy season is over and the animals come out in big numbers to enjoy the fresh water and green grass. We eat our packed lunches on the crater floor, at one of several picnic sites near Lerai Forest or Hippo Pool. If we’re lucky, we’ll spot the rare Black Rhinoceros. In the late afternoon we venture back up out of the crater and head onward to Tarangire National Park, where we spend the night at Maramboi Tented Lodge.
    Duration: 12 hours

    No meals included on this day.
    Accommodation included: Maramboi Tented Lodge

    Day 6: Tarangire National Park - Arusha

    Stop At: Arusha Region, Arusha Region
    We save the best for last. After breakfast, we embark on our final game drive through the Tarangire National Park. African elephants – the world’s biggest mammals – are very common in this area. The park is also dotted with the iconic Baobab, shrub-like trees that can grow up to 30m tall. After a full day of exploring Tarangire, Later in the afternoon, we head back to Arusha for Dinner and overnight at Outpost Lodge.
    Duration: 1 day

    No meals included on this day.
    Accommodation included: Safari travelers Lodge

    Day 7: Arusha

    Stop At: Arusha Region, Arusha Region
    Arusha is the hub of Tourism in Tanzania, there is a lot of activities to be done here, you will get a chance to go canoeing and after you will go for a local lunch, visit to the souvenir shops.
    Duration: 1 day

    Meals included:
    • Breakfast
    Accommodation included: Safari Travelers Lodge

    Day 8: Arusha to Zanzibar

    Stop At: Zanzibar Island, Zanzibar Island, Zanzibar Archipelago
    You will depart Arusha at 12:00hrs and head to the Airport for a flight to Zanzibar arrive at 16:00hrs. On arrival our driver will be there waiting for you to pick you up and transfer you to the Hotel – Mnarani Beach cottages.
    Duration: 3 days

    Meals included:
    • Breakfast
    Accommodation included: Mnarani Beach cottages

    Day 9: Zanzibar

    Stop At: Zanzibar Island, Zanzibar Island, Zanzibar Archipelago
    When in Zanzibar there is a lot of activities you can do in Stone town for full day Spice and prison Island tour. The full day tour will take you to the most scenic parts of the Old Town. This culturally rich town got it’s name from the use of coral stone as the main construction ingredient. Being the oldest town in East Africa, the historical roots and influences can be felt at every turn of the tour. Starting from the House of Wonders which is one of the prominent landmarks of Stone Town, you can proceed on to the Palace Museum which was a Sultan’s residence. The Arab Fort, the Dr Livingstone House, Fred Mercury’s home and the pub and Hamamni Persian baths are just a few of the many attractions in this relic of a town.
    Duration: 1 day

    Meals included:
    • Breakfast
    Accommodation included: Mnarani Beach Cottages

    Day 10: zanzibar

    Stop At: Zanzibar Archipelago, Zanzibar Archipelago
    When in Zanzibar there is a lot of activities you can do in Stone town for full day Spice and prison Island tour. The full day tour will take you to the most scenic parts of the Old Town. This culturally rich town got it’s name from the use of coral stone as the main construction ingredient. Being the oldest town in East Africa, the historical roots and influences can be felt at every turn of the tour. Starting from the House of Wonders which is one of the prominent landmarks of Stone Town, you can proceed on to the Palace Museum which was a Sultan’s residence. The Arab Fort, the Dr Livingstone House, Fred Mercury’s home and the pub and Hamamni Persian baths are just a few of the many attractions in this relic of a town.
    Duration: 1 day

    Meals included:
    • Breakfast
    Accommodation included: Mnarani Beach Cottages
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    Important Information
    Departure Point
    Arusha, Arusha, Arusha Region

    Traveler pickup is offered
    At the Airport

    Airports

    • Kilimanjaro Airport, Kilimanjaro National Park Tanzania
    Departure Time
    8:30 AM
    Duration
    10 days
    Return Details
    Returns to original departure point
    Inclusions
    • 5x Breakfast
    • Accommodation included: 9 nights
    • Accommodation as per itinerary
    • All taxes, fees and handling charges
    • Meals as per itinerary (B=breakfast, L=lunch, D=dinner)
    • Tour escort/host
    • Hotel/port pick-up and drop-off
    • Private tour
    • Round-trip private transfer
    • Transport by private vehicle
    Exclusions
    • Souvenir photos (available to purchase)
    • Gratuities
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Please advise any specific dietary requirements at time of booking
    • Vegetarian option is available, please advise at time of booking if required
    • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
    Cancellation Policy
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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    We had a wonderful time exploring 6 National Parks. Each park is unique. There is a variety and abundance of animals. We loved Serengeti, Tarangire, Ngorongoro, Lake Natron, Lake Manyara as well as Arusha. The visits to Masai and Hadzabai were very interesting. Our
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    I planned my trip with Eliya on short notice. He did a great job with the organization for a solo traveler. He was very quick to respond to all my questions and he was attentive to detail. It was helpful to get the insight of a local tour operator which for me made it so much
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    I spent over twelve months organising this trip with Eliya, owner of Nature Bound. He was amazingly helpful, no question too trivial, and always prompt with his replies. End result was the most amazing holiday through ending with five days in Zanzibar. The safaris were
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