8 Days The Magic of Africa Safari is our most iconic itinerary because it represents what our company is all concerning. During this tour you will have the chance of, not only visiting all the parks of the Northern Safari Circuit of Tanzania (including 3 nights in the Serengeti which is, for us, the ideal timeframe), but also have fascinating cultural experiences in lake Eyasi with the Hadzabe tribe.
8 Days The Magic of Africa Safari : Day By Day
DAY 1: TARANGIRE NATIONAL PARK
We will pick you up from your hotel at 8am and take you to a very special national park.
Tarangire is legendary for its various landscape with 9 totally different vegetation zones.
The park is especially proverbial for the abundance of Ancient flowering tree trees (the largest trees within the continent) that fill the landscape and dwarf the animals next to them.
The watercourse of the park is filled with life starting from an oversized kind of birds to lions, leopards, zebras, giraffes, buffaloes, antelopes and, of course, elephants.
In fact, the park has the most important concentration of elephants within the whole country and provides distinctive probabilities to watch the interaction between elephant families.
The lunch space is fascinating, boasting an observatory with amazing views to the river and wildlife (with good chances of seeing a hunt while having your picnic).
In the afternoon we’ll still do a game drive before continued to your accommodation.
“In fact the park has the most important concentration of elephants within the whole country and provides distinctive probabilities to watch the interactions between elephants families.”
DAY 2: LAKE MANYARA NATIONAL PARK
Beautiful short journey across great Rift Valley until Lake Manyara park for a full outdoor game drive. Although small in dimension (205 sq. Miles), the park has breathless scenery and well famed for its lush tree forest, big figs and mahogany trees, further on a growing population of baboons and blue monkeys. Permanent residents of this park additionally embrace giraffes, elephants, impalas and an enormous quantity of buffaloes. The lake is additionally home to an oversized range of hippos.
Some distinctive facts concerning this park embrace the tree climb lions, flamingos within the lake shore, further because the ground hornbill bird and also the Crested Eagle.
The landscapes of Lake Manyara are something that cannot be described with words, and the game drives along the lake provide stunning photo opportunities of giraffes and buffaloes
in the foreground and also the lake (and its flamingos) within the background.
During this day, some extra tours are possible, including a bike tour or a boat excursion.
In the afternoon, transfer to the camp for dinner.
DAY 3: SERENGETI NATIONAL PARK
After an early breakfast, depart towards the foremost known park within the World, the Serengeti.
The driving itself, although long, is spectacular.
You will go up the crater highlands, creating a fast stop at the rim for associate degree out of this view of Ngorongoro Crater. This will be associate with moment for anyone seeing it for the first time. As you progress well into the Serengeti, you’ll see why the name suggests that, in native language, “endless plains”. The park has 6,900 sq. mile (18,000 sq.km) and for many of it, the plains can stretch to the horizon defying your senses and perception of distances. It is the home of great Migration and to two million wildebeests, many thousands of zebras and every one styles of antelopes together with the extensive impalas and Thomson’s gazelles. As for giant Cats and huge predators, it is the place of option to look out for lions, cheetahs, leopards, hyenas, with several tv scenes just like the known stream crossings having been filmed in this park. Smaller animals like foxes, mongoose, honey badgers, jackals, monkeys, baboons, Procavia capensis/ rock hyrax and african hares, beside quite five hundred species of birds, additionally inhabit this park. On the way to the park you’ll have the choice to visit to Olduvai Gorge, a known place where Dr. Louis and Leakey discovered the remains of the first oldest man who walked on Earth.
This tour includes a short lecture describing the archeological digs and geologic characteristics of the gorge, as well as a visit to their museum.
DAY 4 & 5: SERENGETI NATIONAL PARK
Full days in the Serengeti National Park.
We area unit utterly versatile along with your preferences and at the present time are organized per your needs. On every day of the safari, your guide will discuss with you the best timings for you, including the game drives and the wake-up time. For example, on this day, you could do a morning game drive, return to the camp for lunch and relaxation and finish with an afternoon game drive, or you could do a full outdoor game drive with picnic lunch.
DAY 6: SERENGETI TO NGORONGORO
On in this day we advise an early rouse so as to try and do an early morning game drive (when the animals are a lot more active) and see one in all the best sunrises you’ll ever witness. It’s really one of the most beautiful experiences to have. After game drive, we return to the camp for a rewarding brunch and then we’ll proceed to Ngorongoro, the 8th wonder of the Natural World. The crater spreads for 102 sq. miles and has two 2.000 ft high walls, making it virtually a Noah’s ark and inhabiting almost every species of wildlife that is indigenous to East Africa.
It’s one in all the terribly rare locations within the whole continent wherever you’ll be able to witness the black rhinos. The concentration of African life if the best within the continent.
The crater has a river, several swamps, a soda lake with a great concentration of flamingos, a forest and open plains. It’s also known for its elephants that area unit the most important within the world and have elephant tusks. This is because of the wealthy mineral content of the volcanic soil and its grasses. Ngorongoro Crater is really a surprise of the nature.
You will reach Ngorongoro in time for a sundowner.
DAY 7: NGORONGORO CRATER
We will begin the day very early and descend into the crater floor for an improbable morning of life in one in all the foremost beautiful places on Earth.
After the game drive, there’ll be time for a picnic lunch close to the attractive hippo Lake.
After lunch, we’ll have time for a brief game drive then ascend the crater and exit Ngorongoro Conservation space towards Lake Eyasi, wherever you’ll have a
unique and engaging cultural expertise on successive day.
DAY 8: LAKE EYASI AND THE HADZABE TRIBE
Today will be a very special and different day.
You will get up early, simply before sunrise, and follow your guide until he finds the Hadzabe tribe, one of the last true nomadic tribes in Africa. After some explanations concerning the tribe, you will join them in their daily morning activities. This expertise is out of the overwhelmed track and doesn’t feel touristic by any means that. The photographic opportunities are out of this world. This tour will certainly be a highlight of your expedition. The experiences you are doing with the tribe will either be connexion the lads in their daily searching, or the ladies in their fruit gathering session. In either of them, you may find out about several aspects of the hadzabe manner of living. After finishing the activities with the tribe, we will visit the beautiful Lake Eyasi, a season shallow Salt Lake on the floor of the Great Rift Valley and then return to Arusha. We expect to be back in Arusha around 5pm though we have a tendency to area unit versatile just in case there’s a flight to catch or another situation.
End of 8 Days The Magic of Africa Safari
Inclusions & Exclusions
- All Park fees
- All activities
- All accommodation
- All Camping equipment
- A professional driver/guide
- All transportation
- All Taxes/VAT
- All Round trip airport transfer
- All Meals (3 meals a day)
- Drinking water and Wine
- Free Day tour on Request
- All things of personal nature
- Tips and gratitude for driver Guide and safari cook
- Travel insurance
- International flights
- Pop Up Roof
- Every one gets a Window Seat
- Electric Charger in Car
- Radio Call
- Professional Guide
- 4 * 4 wheels drive