Simba Safari

Code: LMJUYH
7 DAYS
Category:
  • Kirurumu_Lodge3
  • leopard3
  • Manangoi_Balcony
  • Ndutu_Kati_Kati
  • Oldeani_lodge_Balcony

Our Tour experts will help you find the perfect safari and the best safari lodges for your particular interests, budget and schedule.

DEPARTURE/RETURN LOCATION Nairobi
DEPARTURE TIME Please arrive at least 2 hours before the flight.
INCLUDED
  • Meet and greet services.
  • All transport and game drives on safari sector will be in a safari minibus with pop-up
  • roof (maximum 7 passengers) with a Bi-lingual English speaking driver-guide on shared basis.
  • Guaranteed window seat.
  • Meals and accommodation as specified.
  • All park fees and government taxes.
  • ½ litre bottle mineral water per person per day on game drives.
NOT INCLUDED
  • Airport transfers.
  • Visas and international flights.
  • Airport taxes (clients pay direct).
  • Driver-guide gratuities.
  • Drinks, dining rooms tips, porterage.
  • Personal travel, baggage and medical insurance.
  • Telephone bill, laundry and any items of a personal nature.
  • Balloon Safari.
  • Passenger Information.
  • Passengers should bring only soft sided bags**.
  • The tour is modular and combines with other tours so there may be need for clients to change vehicles on occasion.
ITINERARY

Days of Operation – Daily
Duration – 7 Days
Vehicle – Safari Minibus (Scheduled)
Pick up Point
Sankara Hotel 0730h
Drop off Point JKIA l 1200h
Safari Briefing: Day 01 at 0700hrs approx.
Departs on Day 01: 0730hrs approx.
Returns on Day 08: 1200hrs approx. (flights to be booked)

 

Luggage

Due to limited luggage space in vehicles, suitcases are unsuitable for scheduled road safaris. We recommend luggage packed in inexpensive barrel/sausage bags or soft sided bags not exceeding 15kgs and 65×46 cm.
Excess luggage can be handed over to the representative at time of briefing. It will be handed over to you on your return from safari. Additional costs may apply to pick up drop off luggage at specific points.

Additional remarks:-

– We may have to reroute the itinerary or accommodate in similar lodges in case of non- availability
– Prices for domestic flights, airport taxes or park fees may be changed without prior notice. This is beyond our control and any increase levied will be passed to you

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Day 1: TARANGIRE L,D

0900 hrs depart from Arusha. Morning drive to Tarangire National park. Lunch and afternoon game drive in Tarangire Park. Much of the area has an unusual landscape, dotted with Baobab trees giving it an almost pre-historic look. It is also one of the best places in Northern Tanzania to see Elephant, especially along the river in the dry season. Overnight at Kirurumu Tarangire or Maramboi tented lodge.

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Day 2: LAKE MANYARA B,L,D

Early breakfast and enter Lake Manyara park via the Southern gate. Enjoy a fascinating full day game drive following the lake side road, with a stop for lunch at the view point. Look out for the famous tree-climbing Lions as well as Hippo, Flamingo, Elephant and Giraffe. Overnight at Kirurumu tented lodge or Manyara Kilimamoja lodge.

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Day 3: NDUTU B,L,D

A morning drive to Ndutu Conservation area, lying between Ngorongoro and Serengeti. Lunch and afternoon game viewing around Lake Ndutu. Spend the next two nights at Ndutu Kati Kati camp or Lake Ndutu Luxury Tented lodge.

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Day 4:  NDUTU and SERENGETI B,L,D

Morning and afternoon game viewing around Hidden Valley and the Southern short grass plains of Serengeti. Marvel at the vast herds of wildebeest, zebra, antelope and gazelle out on the plains, while Lion and Cheetah may be spotted lurking around the rocky Kopjes.

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Day 5: OLDUVAI and NGORONGORO B,L,D

Morning drive to Ngorongoro Karatu, with a visit en route to the Archaeological museum at Olduvai where Louis and Mary Leakey found the fossilised remains of some of man’s oldest ancestors. Afternoon choice of one of the following excursions:

1. Visit a coffee estate with coffee roasting and tasting

2. Guided walk through the Ngorongoro forest to the elephant caves and waterfall

3. Visit a Masai Manyatta (village)

4. Guided bike trip through Karatu town and the surrounding countryside

The next two nights will be spent at Ngorongoro Farm House or Ngorongoro Oldeani lodge.

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Day 6: NGORONGORO B,L,D

Early breakfast and descend into the crater for game viewing with picnic lunch (max 6 hours in the crater). The wonderful variety of wildlife and stunning landscape make this one of nature’s most unforgettable spectacles. Late afternoon ascend from the crater and return to Karatu for overnight.

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Day 7: ARUSHA B

Morning drive back to Arusha where the tour ends (onward transfers to airport or hotels outside Arusha town must be added).

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