9 Days / 8 Nights - Tanzania Family Safaris

Day 1: Arusha Town - Lake Manyara National Park
At 8:00 a.m after breakfast you will met by your driver guide, who will deliver a short safari briefing. You will driven to Lake Manyara National Park for a game drive with your picnic lunch. You will travel through the agricultural and fresh produce market town of Mto Wa Mbu, which is situated next to the entrance of the Lake Manyara National Park. The town is a souvenir hunters paradise, harboring thousands souvenir salesmen - ready to pounce at your slightest invitation. Upon arrival into Lake Manyara you will be welcomed by the Great Rift Valley Escarpment view and fun makers' baboon at the entrance of Manyara in large troops. 

The Lake Manyara National Park is one of Tanzania's most dramatically located African wildlife areas, consisting of a large but shallow soda lake (covering two-thirds of the park) at the foot of the Great Rift Valley's western escarpment. The park's varied habitat attracts a wide variety of animals; including one of Africa's densely populated of herd of African elephant, famous tree-climbing lions, as well as large flocks of flamingos, attracted by the algae in the lake.

Enjoy wildlife!
Late afternoon you will be transferred to the lodge or campsite.
Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner provided.

Day 2: Serengeti National Park
After breakfast with picnic lunches depart for Serengeti National Park passing through Olduvai Gorge, the site of Leakey's family discovery of fossils of human and animal ancestors dating back to almost two million years. The Olduvai Gorge is a historical site of the world and has much history of the earliest human been and many more historical information that worth much to visit. The park also supports many species of wildlife including Lion, African Leopard, African Elephant, cheetah, African Buffalo, Thomson's and Grant's gazelle, topi, eland, water buck, hyena, baboon, impala, African wild dog and giraffe. The park also boasts about 500 bird species, including ostrich, secretary bird, Kori bustard, crowned crane, marabou stork, martial eagle, lovebirds and many species of vultures.

Overnight at lodge or campsite
Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner provided.

Day 3: Serengeti National Park - Full Day
In the morning after breakfast you will meet your safari guide for starting a full day game drive in differennt parts of central Serengeti. Serengeti is the second largest national park in Tanzania covering more than 14,000 square kilometers. The park has numerous numbers of unique features and attractions among them include: The annual great wildebeest migration (whereby wildebeest, zebra and gazelle migrates from Serengeti National Park to Masai Mara National Reserve in Kenya and come back later in the year), the park is famous for its endless plains and the savannah vegetation that it owns and been the richest park full of wildlife and birdlife elsewhere in Africa.

Overnight at lodge or campsite
Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner provided.

Day 4: Serengeti National Park / Ngorongoro Conservation Area
Today you have a half game drive in Serengeti and later you will drive to Ngorongoro Conservation Area.
En-route game viewing to Ngorongoro Conservation Area!

Overnight at lodge or campsite
Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner provided.

Day 5: Ngorongoro Crater
After breakfast you will meet your driver guide and descend into the crater, explore the crater which is famous for its great concentration of wildlife and birdlife. Ngorongoro crater is famous for its different attraction which includes alkaline lakes, forest, and different vegetation, hot springs, different kinds of wildlife, birdlife and its landscape. Ngorongoro Crater is the largest intact crater in the World. About 2 million years ago the Ngorongoro volcanic mountain erupted, and its walls collapsed. The volcano floor sank to create a natural enclosure with its 600m tall walls and 19 Kilometers wide.

Among the common wildlife in the crater includes; lion, leopard, zebra, elephant, African buffalo, warthog, hyena, wild dogs, the rare black rhino, wildebeest and varieties of migratory and resident birdlife whereby more than 350 different species have been recorded. In the afternoon you will ascend the crater floor and driven to the lodge or campsite.

Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner provided.

Day 6: Ngorongoro crater - Tarangire National Park
After breakfast you will be driven to Tarangire National Park.
Tarangire derived its name from the Tarangire River which crosses along the center of the park and which provide permanent water for the wildlife and birdlife of the park all the year round. It is here where a large group of different species of animal concentrate during the dry season.

Its natural vegetation mainly consists of Acacia woodland and giant African Baobab trees, with huge swamp areas in the south. The Tarangire National Park is reputed to contain some of the largest elephant herds in Africa. Also it is in Tarangire by chance you can see the tree climbing African pythons.
Tarangire National Park accommodated migratory and resident birdlife and believed to be a paradise of birdwatchers as more that 500 different species have been recorded todate. Other wildlife that Tarangire accommodates includes the rare Oryx, impala, giraffe, zebra, lion, leopard and different types of gazelles.

Overnight at lodge or campsite
Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner provided.

Day 7: Tarangire National Park / Zanzibar Island
Early in the morning after your breakfast you will be driving to Arusha and upon your arrival you will be transferred directly to the airport for your flight to Zanzibar Island. On arrival to Zanzibar you will be pick up with our Zanzibar representative and taken to the hotel or resort. After check-in you will be taken to the boat for your trip to prison Island to see big tortoises. Later you will be taken back to stone town for overnight.
Have a free evening at stone town.

Overnight at hotel or resort
Breakfast and Packed lunch provided.

Day 8: Zanzibar Full Day
In the morning after breakfast you will go for a spice tour, Jozani forest reserve and end up with your tour in clear white sand beaches that Zanzibar Island offers. There are also varieties of sport games such as diving, snorkeling, swimming and much more that you need not to miss them when you're in Zanzibar.

Overnight at hotel or resort
Breakfast and Lunch provided.

Day 9: Zanzibar Island / Dar Es Salaam city
In the morning after having a relaxed breakfast you will start your excursion to Zanzibar historical town of stone town. This town has much to offers as historical site and you will enjoy passing the narrow street that it offers. In the afternoon you will have your lunch and thereafter having a short rest before been transferred to airport for your flight to Dar Es Salaam for your international flight out.