14 Days Discovering Tanzania
14 Days Discovering Tanzania
Day 1: Arrival
On arrival you will be met at the airport by our company representative who will transfer you to the lodge for dinner and overnight stay.
Days 2: and 3: Arusha National Park
You will be picked from the lodge and transferred to the Park. Arusha National Park is 137 sq km in size. It’s located in Northern Tanzania 25km from Arusha town and 35 kilometers from Kilimanjaro International Airport; it is the closest national park to Arusha town. You will do a game drive and also visit the Ngurdoto Crater, Momella Lakes. During the game drive you will spot elephants, giraffes, African buffalo, Zebra, Colobus monkey, bushbuck, reedbuck, waterbuck, warthog, Leopards, spotted hyenas and warthog and also birds like waterfowls, Flamingos, African Marsh Harrier and Taita Falcons. You may also visit the Masai village. Dinner and overnight at the park
Day 4: Marangu
After breakfast you will drive to Mt Meru towards Kilimanjaro. After 2 hours of driving you will have lunch in Marangu town. After lunch you will go for a city tour, visit the museum and take a small tour at the foothills of Mount Kilimanjaro, in the evening enjoy the cultural performances and culture of the Chagga people. Dinner and overnight at the lodge
Days 5 and 6: Marangu to Mkomazi Game Reserve
Breakfast and then drive to Mkomazi game reserve adjacent Tsavo National Park in Kenya. It is bordered by the Usambara Mountains in the south. This provides a very good scenary. It’s a home to various animals and over 400 different species of birds. Its also well known for its projects for breeding African Wild dogs and the rhinos. In the afternoon you may go for a guided nature walk or for a game drive. Dinner and overnight at the lodge
Day 7: Mkomazi-Usambara
Breakfast, go for a forest walk and after lunch drive to Usambara. Dinner and overnight at the lodge
Days 8 and 9: Usambara
You will go for nature walks to the surrounding areas like to Sakkarani Mounastry, to Mazumbai Rain Forest, Irente Viewpoint among others. Dinner and overnight at the lodge
Days 10-11: Usambara-Pangani
After breakfast you will drive to the beaches of Pangani close to the Indian Ocean This will take 4-5 hours of driving. Relax at the beach. Dinner and overnight at the lodge
Day 12: Pangani-Saadani
After breakfast you will drive to Saadani national park which is roughly 100km northwest of Dar es Salaam. On Arrival you will have lunch and in the afternoon you will take a boat trip on Wami River to Mligaji River in the north. You will spot various water birds and animals. Return to the lodge for dinner and overnight stay.
Day 13: Full day game viewing
After breakfast you will go for a full day of game viewing. You will spot animals like giraffe, buffalo, warthog, waterbuck, reedbuck, hartebeest, wildebeest, red duiker, greater kudu, eland, antelope, yellow baboon and vervet monkey, lion , leopard, spotted hyena , black-backed jackal hippos, crocodiles, elephants ,Colobus monkeys , Warthogs , zebra , porcupines ,Bushbucks , Hippo and crocodile , green turtles breed , bats, Humpback whales and dolphins and some birds like riverine birds like mangrove kingfisher, lesser flamingo, kingfishers, and fish eagles. Return to the lodge for dinner and overnight stay
Day 14: Saadani National Park to Dar es Salaam
You will have breakfast, later visit Saadani fishing village. Return to the lodge for lunch later drive/fly back to Dar es Salaam.