7 Days Authentic Tanzania Under Canvas
Nairobi/Arusha / Lake Manyara N.P / Serengeti N.P/ Ngorongoro Crater N.P and Tarangire N.P These are for the individuals who are looking for a little more luxury while on safari. If you are looking to be close to nature during the day, but appreciate some of the creature comforts of home in the evening, then these safaris are for you. Here, you have the best of both worlds: your own private safari vehicle with a professional driver/guide to show you the best of Tanzania's National Parks and at the days end, you settle into one of the beautiful lodges or luxury permanent tented camps where you can enjoy a hot shower and a cold drink at sunset. Many of these lodges have swimming pools, ideal places to relax during the hot midday hours, and offer services such as massage, the perfect way to relax after a long days drive..
Nairobi/Arusha Serena Mountain Lodge (BB)
Day 1. Upon arrival in Dar International airport you will be received by our representative who will transfer you to the hotel.
Lake Manyara N/P Kirurumu Luxury Tented Camp (FB)
Day 2. Depart in the morning for Lake Manyara arriving mid-morning game drive inside the park to search for wild game, the park is home to plenty of game and birdlife. Lake Manyara National Park, famous for its tree climbing lions and large flocks of flamingoes. This beautiful park is at the base of the Great Rift Valley escarpment and comprises of forest, woodland, grasslands, and swamps. Gazelles, impala, buffalo, wildebeest, the famous tree climbing lion, hyena, baboon, giraffe, hippopotamus, and a great number of smaller mammals,350 species of bird, storks and flamingoes. The park contains five distinct vegetation zones and is of scenic beauty Dinner and overnight at lodge.
Serengeti N/P Kirawira Luxury Tented Camp (FB)
Day3 &4. Depart to western Serengeti after breakfast driving past Ngorongoro crater into the heart of the Serengeti. Upon arrival you will be received by your resident guide/naturalist who will introduce you to the camp. Located in the Western corridor of Serengeti National Park, Kirawira luxury tented camp is set on endless views and breathtaking sunsets over the vast plains of western S. With its unique architecture and design elements, Kirawira is a luxury African experience few have been privileged to see. After extensive game drives simply relax and unwind around the infinity rock pool and pamper yourself with a Nomadic African Spa treatment. Fine traditions of African hospitality visitors are guaranteed a safari experience of a lifetime.
Ngorongoro Conservational Area Lemala Luxury Tented Camp (FB) Day5. After breakfast you will depart to Ngorongoro Conservational Area with a stop over at Olduvai Gorge for short archaeological excursions. Proceed to check in for lunch at this outstanding property which will provide an unforgettable wildlife experience and the utmost in luxury and hospitality.
Descend into the crater for a wonderful game drive after lunch often described as one of the wonders of the world. It is the world’s largest intact volcanic caldera and a natural sanctuary for the dense population of animals which inhabit it. It is one of the few places where the rare black rhino can be observed in their natural setting. As very few animals migrate in and out of the crater with its 2000 ft. high walls, you can expect to see lions, elephants, zebras, hippos, flamingos, jackals, rhinos, antelopes, many birds and myriad other species. With a bit of luck the ‘Big Five’ can be spotted on just one single game drive.
Tarangire N/P Oliver’s Luxury Tented Camp (FB)
Day 6. After breakfast depart to Tarangire N/P. Tarangire lies to the south of the large open grass plains of southern Maasailand and is the best-kept secret on the northern safari circuit. Wonderful panoramas of wide savannah grasslands dotted with open acacia woodland studded with large Baobab trees. The density of game is second only to the crowded Ngorongoro Crater Tarangire is a dry season refuge for many migratory animals (elephants, wildebeest, zebra, gazelles, eland and buffalo), that spend many months of the year outside the park on traditional grazing corridors linking Tarangire with other protected areas.
Lake Manyara- Arusha/Kilimanjaro Airport Departure
Day7. After breakfast transfer to the airstrip for a flight to Arusha or Kilimanjaro Airport. Upon arrival you will be transferred to your hotel or later connect to another flight to Nairobi/Dar / Zanzibar or an international flight.