16 Days Kenya-Tanzania Safari

Trip length: 16 days

Visiting area:  Nairobi/Lake Nakuru/ Masai Mara/Lukuba Island-Lake Victoria/Serengeti/Olduvai Gorge/ Ngorongoro crater/Lake Eyasi/Lake Manyara/Tarangire/Arusha park/Arusha

Day 1: Arrive and overnight Nairobi: 20 mnts drive

Upon arrival at Jomo Kenyatta airport met and transfer to Nairobi city for your accommodation on bed and breakfast at Silver Spring hotel or Pan Afric hotel

Day 2: Nairobi / Lake Nakuru:2 hrs drive

After break fast met at your hotel for safari briefing then depart for Lake Nakuru park arrive for lunch, after lunch go for afternoon tour return before dusk for dinner and overnight at Lake Nakuru lodge or Sarova Lion hill lodge

Day 3: Lake Nakuru / Masai Mara: 4 hrs drive

After break fast depart for Masai Mara  arrive for lunch then afternoon tour dinner and over night at Lake Nakuru lodge or Sarova Lion hill lodge

Day 4: Masai Mara full day

Spend the day for games viewing in the park with a break for hot lunch……late afternoon go for another tour………return before dusk for dinner and over night at Mara Simba or Mara Sarova camp

 Day 5: Masai Mara / Lukuba Island-Lake victoria:  4-5 hrs 

After early break fast depart for Lake Victoria (the largest fresh water lake in Africa also the source of river Nile) with packed lunch, as you arrive Musoma town take a speed boat to Lukuba Island ( 1 hr ride) watching the shore birds on the way, arrive and spend the afternoon at leisure, dinner and overnight at Lukuba Island lodge.

Day 6: Lukuba Island full day

Spend the morning at leisure or take a trip to the neighbouring Island, walk through village and visit the lodge-funded school and dispensary, hot lunch at the lodge then relaxing on the beach optional water skiing, swimming or game fishing at an extra cost. Late afternoon hike to sunset Rock for fantastic view of the Lake,dinner and overnight at Lukuba Island lodge.

Day 7: Lukuba Island/Musoma / Serengeti:  4 hrs drive

After break fast take a speed boat to Musoma town where you will meet your driver and safari car, drive to Serengeti and enter through ndabaka gate games viewing on the way, arrive late afternoon for dinner and over night at Seronera wildlife lodge or Serengeti Serena

Day 8: Serengeti full Day

Spend the day for games viewing and exploring the Seronera plains, break for hot lunch at the lodge, in the afternoon go for another tour, return before dusk for dinner and overnight at Seronera wildlife lodge or Serengeti Serena

Day 9: Serengeti / Ngorongoro: 3 hrs 30 mnts drive

Go for early morning tour before breakfast looking for Predators hunting, return for late break fast then depart for Ngorongoro with packed lunch stop at Olduvai Gorge to see earlier sign for mankind existence which discovered by Dr. Louis Leakey, arrive late afternoon for dinner and overnight at Ngorongoro Farm house or Ngorongoro Sopa lodge

Day 10: Ngorongoro crater full day

After break fast drive to the Crater with picnic lunch, full day games viewing and exploring  the crater floor with the picnic lunch break, late afternoon ascend the crater, dinner and overnight at Ngorongoro Farm house or Ngorongoro Sopa lodge

Day 11: Ngorongoro/Lake Eyasi: 2 hrs drive

After break fast drive to Lake Eyasi arrive for lunch, after lunch take a short walk along the lake or visit Mangola union plantation farm, late after afternoon visit Datoga tribe to watch and learn their life style and culture, return before dusk for dinner and over night at Kisimangeda tented camp or similar – FB

Day 12: Lake Eyasi/Lake Manyara: 2 hrs drive

Get up early morning for cup of tea or coffee then drive to Hadzabe (bushmen) home for hunting the animals by using bow and arrow, (Hadzabe is a tribe depend on hunting and forest products, do not cultivate or build the houses stays under the trees and the bushes), after hunting join their dance then drive back to the camp for

ate break fast, drive to Lake Manyara for hot lunch then afternoon tour dinner and over night at Lake Manyara wildlife lodge or Lake Manyara Serena Lodge

Day 13: Lake Manyara/Tarangire: 1 hr 30 mnts drive

After break fast drive to Tarangire for morning tour hot lunch at the lodge, late afternoon go for another tour, return before dusk for dinner and overnight at Tarangire safari lodge or Tarangire River camp

Day 14: Tarangire/Arusha: 2 hrs drive

Go for early morning tour before break fast looking for the predators hunting return for late break fast and drive to Arusha for lunch spend the afternoon at leisure or shopping dinner and overnight at Ilboru Safari lodge or Arusha Mountain village serena

Day 15: Arusha Park

After break fast drive to Arusha park with packed lunch for games viewing, in the afternoon take a short walk towards mount Meru follows climbers trail. Late afternoon return to Arusha for dinner and overnight at Ilboru Safari lodge or Arusha Mountain village serena

Day 16: Arusha / Nairobio: 4 hrs drive

After break fast drive to Nairobi to catch your home flight.

End of the service.

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