5Day Tanzania Tours And Safaris, African Safari Holidays: Serengeti National Park & Ngorongoro Crater, Masai Village, and Kilimanjaro Day Hike
African Safari Holidays, 5Days Tanzania Tours And Safaris. This safari will take you to Tanzania’s best locations such, as Ngorongoro Crater which is known also as the Garden of Eden, and Serengeti National Park. Get a chance to see the “Big Five” and other animals such as impalas, zebras, buffalos, etc.
You will feel being one with nature as you will spend your nights in various great campsites. Witness what Tanzania has to offer!
Day 1: Arusha to Masai Village
After Breakfast Departure from the Hotel with lunch box together with guide and drive to Monduli Juu is a collection of four small Masai villages namely Emairete, Enguiki, Eluwai, and Mfereji.
Emairete comprises of a wonderful crater where, in former times, the cattle of only medicine men were supposed to graze. Enguiki village is named after its famous pastures.
Eluwai is a village called after the trees where certain small ants have their habitat and that are whistling in the wind. Mfereji is a village down the escarpment that, a long time ago, develop from a place where a South African lived who pulled a ditch down to bring water from the Monduli Mountains.
This is what you can experience on this walking tour:
A climbing trip through the evergreen rain forest where you will experience the trees, the birds and other animals of that habitat.
A medical trip where you will feel and smell different medicinal herbs and visit a Masai traditional healer.
A warm welcome in Naramatu: a small ‘factory’ where Masai jewels are made.
Traditional ‘nyamachoma’ with our Masai warriors in ‘Orpul’ where you will taste the meat yourself.
A rest at astonishing panorama overlooking the Rift valley, Oldonyolengai, Lake Natron.
The story of the secret cultural differences between Masai and WA Arusha.
Later in the evening back to Arusha for Dinner and overnight at the Hotel/ lodge
Day 2: Arusha to Kilimanjaro, MANDARA HUT
On the first day, you have to drive about 2hrs through Kilimanjaro in the morning the semi-tropical foothills to the Marangu area which situated on the south-eastern side of the mountain. As you drive, there is usually some admirable view of the snow-capped peak of the mountain. On arrival at Marangu gate, you meet your team of guides and porters, pick up any last-minute supplies for the trek, and head to the entrance of Mount Kilimanjaro National Park to register for the climb.
From the cluster of buildings at the gate, it is some four to five hours walk through patches of coffee plantation and dense rain forest to Mandara Hut. The forest teems with brightly-colored bird life, colobus and other varieties of monkey. The flora includes numerous mosses, lichens, and flowers, as well as delicate orchids. If the skies are clear you may have fine views over the town of Moshi lying at the boundary of the plain far underneath. Mandara Hut is a collection of basic, A-frame mountain huts with bunk beds – quite adequate for your needs – where you inevitably meet up with fellow trekkers who are bent on the same goal.
Late in the evening back to Arusha, Overnight stay at Hotel/ lodge
Day 3 Arusha to Serengeti National Park
After breakfast, we head towards the Serengeti National Park, for your Tanzania Tours via the beautiful high lying farmland of Karatu and the Ngorongoro Conservation Area. Leaving the highlands behind, we descend into the heart of wild Africa – the Serengeti National Park – with its endless plains, rolling into the distance as far as the eye can see. We head to the Central Park area, known as the Seronera area, one of the richest wildlife habitats in the Park, featuring the Seronera River, which provides a valuable water source to this area and therefore attracts wildlife well representative of most of the Serengeti’s species. We arrive in time for lunch at Nabi gate and enjoy the late 2hrs afternoon game drive in the Serengeti National Park. Dinner and overnight in the Seronera Camp
Day 4: Serengeti National Park to Ngorongoro Crater
After a relaxing morning and an early lunch, you will have early in the morning Tanzania Tours game drive in Serengeti later back to the campsite for branch and hot lunch, Our driver and cook will load everything on the top of our safari jeep after then continuous with game drive while looking to be our of Serengeti to proceed to Ngorongoro. Today, you will be doing a game viewing en-route during your way from Serengeti National Park to Ngorongoro Crater. You will be in Ngorongoro Crater late in the evening where the night will be spent on the crater rim. Dinner and overnight will be at Ngorongoro Simba Campsite.
Day 5: Ngorongoro Crater back to Arusha
Today, you will have early breakfast and proceed directly to the crater floor for a 5-6hrs crater tour with picnic lunch down the crater whereby you will be able to see all the “Big Five”.
Later, you will proceed back to Arusha in the evening.
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Note: We 4-WD Land Cruiser with viewing roofs for the safaris that can accommodate 4 or 6 passengers. Our guides are licensed, trained, friendly, and have years of experience. See review and photos of safari in Tanzania.
What is Included
• hotel accommodation in Arusha
• 2nights camping accommodation
• Complimentary camping equipment
• Complimentary sleeping bag and bath towels
• Daily breakfast, lunch, and dinner
• En-route game viewing from Serengeti National Park to Ngorongoro Crater
• 5-6hrs Ngorongoro Crater tour
• The government imposed an increase in park fees
• Park entrance fees (for non-residents)
• Professional driver/guide
• Round-trip airport transfer (pick up and drop off)
• Safari transportation (unless labeled as optional
What is not Included
• International flights (from / to home)
• Personal items (souvenirs, travel insurance, visa fees, etc.)
• Tips (tipping guideline 10 USD per person per day)
What to bring
• A warm sweater as the nights can be chilly at high altitudes.
• Comfortable shoes
Bath towels, pillow, toilet paper