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Service Level: Camping
Physical Demands Rating: 2 - There'll be some light walking and hiking. Suitable for most fitness levels. Nothing too challenging.
Group Size: Max 20, avg 17.
Meals Included: 10 breakfasts, 5 lunches, 6 dinners
Accommodations: Participation camping (6 nts), simple hotels (4 nts).
Track the Big Five across the Serengeti and Ngorongoro Crater, enjoy Zanzibars pristine waters, experience the hustle and bustle of Stone Town
From the buzz of Kenyas capital to the excitement of tracking the Big Five across the Serengeti, feel the pulse of Africa on this 11-day journey. Explore the incomparable beauty of the Serengeti and Ngorongoro Crater before flying to Zanzibar for a taste of island culture and some chilled out beach time. While our knowledgable CEOs will improve your chances of seeing some of the planet's most amazing wildlife, seven-seater 4x4 vehicles will get you around safely-and camping will keep you at the heart of the action along the way. Our certified CEOs will lead the way and share with you the hidden gems that will have your camera's shutter working overtime.
Call (520) 445-6812 for more information or to book today! Mention code 13731536
- Tour Operator
- G Adventures
- Offer valid through 3/31/2018
- 11 Days
- Escorted - Yes
|Day 1||Nairobi||Day 1 Nairobi|
Arrive at any time. Included Activities: Arrival Day and Welcome Meeting
|Day 2||Arusha||Day 2 Nairobi/Arusha (1B, 1D)|
Travel south and cross the border into Tanzania. Included Activities: Border Crossing (Kenya - Tanzania) Transport: Shuttle (8.00-10.00 hours)
|Day 3||Mto Wa Mbu||Day 3 Arusha/Mto wa Mbu (1B, 1L, 1D)|
Visit Mto wa Mbu village to enjoy a local lunch and cultural experience with the towns villagers. After lunch, continue on to visit a Masai village to learn about the Masai people and the G Adventures-supported Clean Cookstove project. Meet the local women engineers who have installed clean cookstoves throughout these communities. Included Activities: Clean Cookstove Project Visit Mto wa Mbu Village Visit and Lunch Transport: 7-seat 4x4 safari vehicle (2.00 hour(s))
|Day 4||Serengeti National Park||Day 4 Mto wa Mbu/Serengeti National Park (1B, 1L, 1D)|
Enjoy a wildlife safari drive en route to the central Serengeti. Spend the night at a basic bush camp and enjoy the starry African skies. Included Activities: Serengeti National Park Safari Transport: 7-seat 4x4 safari vehicle (6.00-7.00 hours)
|Day 5||Serengeti National Park||Day 5 Serengeti National Park (1B, 1L, 1D)|
Enjoy a full-day wildlife safari drive in the safari vehicle. Opt for a morning hot air balloon ride over the Serengeti. Additional Notes: Please note: if you have pre-booked the Serengeti Balloon Safari, todays likely the day for this activity! Your CEO will give you final confirmation of when it will take place, as it is subject to change. You will miss the included morning wildlife safari drive with the group, but you will have a much better view from above! Included Activities: Serengeti National Park Safari
|Day 6||Ngorongoro Crater||Day 6 Serengeti National Park/Ngorongoro Crater (1B, 1L, 1D)|
Set off on a wildlife safari drive on the way out of the Serengeti. Camp on the Ngorongoro Craters rim. Additional Notes: Please note that due to the high-altitude location of our camp, temperatures can drop at night. We recommend bringing extra layers to wear during the evening and following morning. Included Activities: Serengeti National Park Safari Transport: 7-seat 4x4 safari vehicle (5.00 hour(s))
|Day 7||Arusha||Day 7 Ngorongoro Crater/Arusha (1B, 1L, 1D)|
Wildlife safari drive in the Ngorongoro Crater, then return to Arusha. Included Activities: Ngorongoro Crater Wildlife Safari Drive Transport: 7-seat 4x4 safari vehicle 7-seat 4x4 safari vehicle (5.00 hour(s))
|Day 8||Stone Town||Day 8 Arusha/Stone Town (1B)|
Transfer to the airport for a short, but scenic flight to this island paradise. Arrive in Stone Town in time for lunch and an orientation walk. Included Activities: Stone Town Orientation Walk Transport: Plane (1.50 hour(s))
|Day 9||Nungwi||Day 9 Stone Town/Nungwi (1B)|
Transfer to the white-sand beaches and turquoise waters of beautiful Nungwi Beach. Transport: Private Vehicle (1.50 hour(s))
|Day 10||Nungwi||Day 10 Nungwi (1B)|
Enjoy free time to lounge on the beach, snorkel, or tour the island.
|Day 11||Stone Town||Day 11 Nungwi/Stone Town (1B)|
Morning group transfer from Nungwi. Depart Stone Town upon arrival in the late morning. Included Activities: Departure Day (Activities) Transport: Private Vehicle (1.50 hour(s))
Local Flights: All local flights are included in the cost of your tour unless otherwise noted. Internal flight tickets are issued locally and will be given to you prior to the flight departure.
* We recommend picking up a light lunch or snacks at Arusha Airport, as no meal is served on the flight, (and you will be hungry by the time you get to Stone Town).
Dossier Disclaimer:The information in this trip details document has been compiled with care and is provided in good faith. However it is subject to change, and does not form part of the contract between the client and the operator. The itinerary featured is correct at time of printing. It may differ slightly to the one in the brochure. Occasionally our itineraries change as we make improvements that stem from past travellers, comments and our own research. Sometimes it can be a small change like adding an extra meal along the itinerary. Sometimes the change may result in us altering the tour for the coming year. Ultimately, our goal is to provide you with the most rewarding experience. Please note that our brochure is usually released in November each year. If you have booked from the previous brochure you may find there have been some changes to the itinerary.
VERY IMPORTANT: Please ensure that you print a final copy of your Trip Details to review a couple of days prior to travel, in case there have been changes that affect your plans.
Itinerary Disclaimer: While it is our intention to adhere to the route described below, there is a certain amount of flexibility built into the itinerary and on occasion it may be necessary, or desirable to make alterations. The itinerary is brief, as we never know exactly where our journey will take us. Due to our style of travel and the regions we visit, travel can be unpredictable. The Trip Details document is a general guide to the tour and region and any mention of specific destinations or wildlife is by no means a guarantee that they will be visited or encountered. Aboard expedition trips visits to research stations depend on final permission.
Additionally, any travel times listed are approximations only and subject to vary due to local circumstances.