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Camping Safari – Zanzibar- Untouched Landscapes – 21 Days

Walking/Camping Safari – Zanzibar

Hiking Mt Meru and visiting a coffee cooperative.  Exploring hidden landscapes on walking safaris accompanied by your own armed ranger. Meet the Maasai in their villages and see huge flocks of pink flamingo on this camping safari. All this before exploring the spice island of Zanzibar and its towns steeped in history and culture, surrounded by amazing white sandy beaches. A real paradise.  Yes please, contact us.

Day 1: ARRIVAL

Arrive at Kilimanjaro International Airport and be met by your driver/guide and our representative. A scenic drive to Kiboko Lodge or Meru View Lodge, where you will be welcomed by our safari manager who will provide you with a full Camping safari – Zanzibar trip briefing. Dinner included.

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Day 2: Nkoaronga Village

Your Camping safari – Zanzibar holiday starts with a full day excursion to Nkoaranga Village a local fair-trade coffee growers’ cooperative. It is made up of a group of small-farm coffee growers working together to build a sustainable, naturally grown, fair trade coffee business. Visit the Coffee plantations and see the different steps of coffee growing. Learn about how coffee beans are collected, processed, roasted, grinded and carefully packed. All proceeds from coffee sales return to the local farmers for reinvestment in the project, and to build their growing organic farming project – with the first organic bean harvest scheduled within the next two years. You will also visit the local school or orphanage and go for a walk in the village to have some insights in all day like of local farmers. Lunch is taken in the village before you return to your Hotel.

Overnight at Kiboko Lodge or Meru View Lodge. All meals included.

Day 3: Arusha National Park

After breakfast drive to Arusha National Park, passing by herds of zebra, buffalo, and giraffe on the savannah. Enjoy a picnic lunch at Momella Lake famous for huge flocks of colorful flamingos and its views of the majestic Mt. Kilimanjaro.
Take a game drive around the different habitats of this truly beautiful park. There are black and white colors monkeys (unique to this park in northern Tanzania), Sykes’s and vervet monkeys, shy forest duikers, leopards, and substantial herds of antelope. Guided by an armed ranger you will hike at the slopes of Mt Meru, first across the buffalo meadow and then in dense forest up to some hidden waterfalls at the Crater rim of Ngurdoto Crater.

Overnight at a campsite at Arusha National Park . All meals included.

Day 4: Tarangire

After breakfast you start your way towards Tarangire, Northern Tanzania’s third large national park and sanctuary for an unusually large elephant population. Majestic baobab trees are also an interesting feature of the park, dwarfing the animals that feed beneath them. Animals concentrate along the Tarangire River, which provides the only permanent water supply in the area. There is a great diversity of wildlife including lion, leopard, cheetah and up to six thousand elephant.

Overnight at a campsite at Tarangire. All meals included.

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Day 5: Ngorongoro

After breakfast you proceed to Ngorongoro Conservation Area and descend into the crater for a wonderful game drive (with a picnic lunch) inside the Ngorongoro Crater – often described as one of the wonders of the world.
It is the world’s largest intact volcanic caldera and a a natural sanctuary for some of Africa’s densest animal populations. It is one of the few places where the rare black rhino can be observed in its 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 other species. With a bit of luck the ‘Big Five’ can be spotted during just one game drive.

Overnight at a campsite at Ngrongoro. All meals included.

Day 6: Ngorongoro Crater – Olmoti

Early start for your five day walking safari to the Northern Highlands, where you will be guided throughout by local Masai guides as well as an armed ranger (until Naiyobi, where the armed ranger will leave you).
First you drive to Lemala Gate where you start your walk to Olmoti. You reach your camp around noon. After pitching your tent and enjoying lunch you explore Olmoti Crater. This shallow grassy crater is the source of the Munge river, which pours through a gorge in the rim in a spectacular waterfall on its way to Ngorongoro crater. Walk up the Crater Rim and descent to the Crater Floor.

Overnight at Olmoti Campsite. All meals included.

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Day 7: Olmoti – Bulati

From Olmoti you descend the outer hills of the Great Rift Valley and walk across the open plains of the Embulbul Depression where antelopes, wilderbeests and zebras are often seen. Late afternoon you reach Bulati a typical Maasai Village where you overnight at Bulati Campsite. All meals included.

Day 8: Bulati – Empakai

After leaving Bulati Campsite you walk through Bulati Village and up the Bulati Ranges to reach Empakai Crater at around midday. You follow the crater rim, viewing Kerimasi Mountain and Oldonyo Lengai in a distance. In the afternoon you reach your campsite, perched high above Empakai Crater. The surrounding thicket is home to buffalos and hyenas. After pitiching your tent and taking a cup of tea you can descend the forested crater slopes to reach the crater floor, the majority of which is covered by a salt lake. Lots of water birds and flamingos can be seen as they migrate between the crater lakes of Ngorongoro and Lake Natron. It is also a joy to walk around the lake shore.

Overnight at one of the campsites at the Crater Rim at an altitude of some 3200 m). All meals included.

Day 9: Empakaai – Nairobi

From Empakaai your trail leads you around Empakaai Crater Rim with constant great views towards the Crater Bottom and Lake. The surrounding forest is inhabited by buffalos and porcupines. Around mid day you reach Naiyobi village, a picturesque Maasai Village at the edge of the Ngoronoro Conservation Area where you will bid farewell farewell to your armed ranger. Together with your Maasai Guide you will proceed to the Acacia Forest behind Naiyobi Village for overnight at Acacia Campsite. All meals included.

Day 10: Naiyobi – Lake Natron

The last part of your trek is a longer hike downward towards the edge of the Rift Valley Escarpment. You hike along volcanic landscapes formed by the latest eruption of Oldonyo Lengai in 2008 until you reach Pembe ya Swala, a distinctive landmark which leads you on a steep descent down to the plains surrounding LakeNatron. During your last trek you enjoy splended views of the Lengai volcano (Oldony Lengai for the Maasai) and Mount Kerimasi until you finally reach Lake Natron for overnight at Ngare Sero Campsite . All meals included.

Day 11: Lake Natron

Today you explore the highlights around Lake Natron famous for a vast numbers of flamingos and other water birds due to a high concentrate of in sodium carbonate, algae, and zooplankton.
A guide takes you there and shows you the nesting places of the flamingos. You can also trek to the Ngare Sero River which flows in the Lake Natron. In contrast to the surrounding dry landscape, here you can find a small paradise. After a strenuous walk up the stream you reach the source of the river, in cascading waterfalls the river gushes out of the mountain. It is an excellent and welcoming bath in the pools under the waterfalls for a nice cool-down from the hot sun. There may be baboons or other wildlife in the gorge.
Overnight at Ngare Sero Campsite at Lake Natron. All meals included

Day 12: Longido

After breakfast we depart with the car to Longido on a 4 hour journey on a partly bumpy and dusty road. En-route you see many Maasai villages, termite mounds, gazelle, giraffe, zebra, baboons, bee boxes, and birds such as vultures, ostrich, starlings, Cory Bustards and kites.
At Longido you visit a project initiated by the SNV, an eco-tourism development organization aiming to participate local people in tourism. You spend the rest of the day walking around the extensive plains of Longido Mountain with lush forests and get some insight into traditional African culture of the resident inhabitants.

Overnight at the campsite at Longido. All meals included.

Day 13: Longido – Arusha

After breakfast you either do another walk or head back to Arusha with some souvenir shopping en route if you like. Enjoy a delicious meal at a nice restaurant in Arusha. Spend a leisurely afternoon at your lodge in the large tropical garden or at the poolside.

Overnight at Ilboru Safari Lodge. All meals included.

Day 14: Arusha – Zanzibar

End of your walking safari, after breakfast we transfer you to Kilimanjaro Airport for your flight to Zanzibar. Transfer to The Zanzibari Hotel or Ngalawa Beach Village. Breakfast and dinner included (at Ngalawa also lunch included)

Day 15-18: Zanzibar Beach

Relax and enjoy the beaches of Zanzibar. Breakfast and dinner included (at Ngalawa also lunch included)

Day 19: Spice Tour

After breakfast transfer to Stone Town. On the way we will do the famous Spice Tour. We have developed a special Spice Tour with in depth information not only about spices, but also organically grown herbs and a detailed description about their traditional uses in medicine cosmetics and cooking. After the tour we invite for an opulent lunch at our guides’ home, where you can taste the spices and fruits. In the afternoon you have some time at leisure.

Overnight Tembo Hotelor Dhow Palace Hotel. Breakfast and lunch included.

Day 20: Stone Town

In the morning we will show you Stone Town on our Historical Stone Town Tour. This tour takes you through fabled Stone Town, where history appears to stand still. With visits to the House of Wonders, the Palace Museum (People’s Palace) and the Arab Fort amongst others, it is a fascinating look at the essence of Zanzibar. You will see Zanzibar’s bustling market, winding alleyways, ornately carved and studded doors, two cathedrals and countless mosques! Rest of the day at leisure and time for own discoveries.

2nd overnight Tembo Hotel or Dhow Palace Hotel. Breakfast included.

Day 21: DEPARTURE

Departure transfer to Zanzibar Airport for departure. Breakfast included.

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Wildlife stories

Read Geralds story when our hungry travellers saw 13 lions that had occupied the pick -nick site.

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Camping Safari Zanzibar Combination – 21 Days – Off the Beaten Track

Camping Safari Zanzibar Combination

This camping safari in Tanzania finished of with some relaxing days on the endless white beaches of Zanzibar will give you the ultimate safari experience. All the highlights of the colorful Tanzania will be discovered. Yes, I would love to do this safari.

Camping Safari and Zanzibar Off the beaten track 21 days

Day 1: Arrival for the camping Safari at Arusha

You will be met at the International Airport of Kilimanjaro by your Driver/Guide and our representative. We will take you to the L’Oasis Lodge in Arusha, with your Safari starting tomorrow. Our safari manager will come to see you and provide you with a safari briefing on your camping safari and Zanzibar Tour. Overnight at L’Oasis Lodge in Arusha.

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Day 2: Lake Manyara

After breakfast you’ll drive across the floor of the Great Rift Valley to Lake Manyara National Park. This beautiful park with it’s lush vegetation and tropical forests of giant fig and mahogany trees, takes its name from the Maasai word for “euphorbia tirucalli”, a bush which is used to make a thorny hedge to protect their cattle. Elephant, giraffe, buffalo, zebra and a variety of antelope inhabit the park as well as a variety of monkeys and a large population of hippo. If you are lucky you may see Manyara lions, famous for their tree climbing habits, lazily resting on the branches of an “Acacia tortilis” tree. The birdlife is also abundant, with flamingos, pelicans, horn bills and plenty of forest species.

Overnight at a campsite in Lake Manyara. All meals included.

Day 3: Lake Natron

In the morning you drive via Engaruka Town towards Lake Natron on a 4 hour journey on a partly bumpy and dusty road. En-route you will see many Masai villages, termite mounds, gazelle, giraffe, zebra, baboons, bee boxes, and birds such as vultures, ostrich, starlings, Cory Bustards, and kites. In the afternoon you will go on a guided walk around Lake Natron – the lowest point of the Great Rift Valley in Tanzania (600m / 2000 ft) and famous for seeing vast numbers of flamingo and other water birds due to a high concentrate of sodium carbonate, algae, and zooplankton in the waters. You can go for a hike up a Ngare Sero River which flows in the Lake Natron. In contrast to the surrounding dry landscapes, you will find a small paradise here. After a strenuous walk up the stream, we reach the source of the river, in cascading waterfalls the river gushes out of the mountains. It is an excellent swim in the river and under the waterfalls for a nice cool-down from the hot sun. There may be baboons or other wildlife in the gorge.

Overnight at a public campsite at Lake Natron. All meals included.

Day 4: Lake Natron- Serengeti

After breakfast you will start heading towards the Serengeti and can spot some wildlife and many Maasai villages on the way. You will cross Loliondo, a concession bordering Serengeti National Park and then you will proceed to drive further towards the Western Corridor where the Great Migration is expected to pass through in June/July. After stopping for a picnic lunch on a kopje (rock outcropping) at the Serengeti, you will continue further into the park and go on a game drive whilst en-route to Serengeti.

Overnight at a public campsite in the heart of Serengeti. All meals included.

Day 5: Serengeti

A full day of game drives around Serengeti. Depending on the time of year and the location of migration herds, you can expect to see wildebeest, lions, elephants, giraffes,
zebras, monkeys, baboons, hippos, rhinos, antelopes and many birds and various species. Your driver/guide will be in contact with other safari drivers and will amaze you with his skill at locating hidden animals.

Overnight stay at a public campsite in the heart of Serengeti. All meals included.

Day 6: Serengeti – Lake Victoria

Game-drive to Lake Victoria. In the afternoon, drive into the nearby hills to take a look at rural Africa, passing through the small villages of the Sakuma people, who grow cotton, ground nuts, sorghum and cassava as well as keeping livestock. Life carries on simply as it has done for centuries, but with a few poignant reminders of the 20th Century! See the local school and take a stroll to the top of a small kopje.

Overnight at a public campsite at Lake Victoria. All meals included.

Day 7: Lake Victoria

Start your day with an early morning traditional canoe fishing trip. Local fishermen will paddle the canoes and, on the way, the scene is typical of the lakeshore with women toiling in the fields and men fishing. The paddlers take one back in time as they sing traditional songs of home, of cattle and of life. In the distance can be seen the white lateern sails of fishing boats or dhows, returning from a night of fishing far out on the Lake.
Prolific and undisturbed birdlife can be found on the beach including migrant waders, Egrets from Europe and (amongst the reeds) flashes of brightly coloured Kingfishers; chattering golden and yellow weavers of many kinds complete the scene. At the village, witness fishing boats bringing in their catches and fierce bargaining by traders before strolling around this pretty, colourful village to see the busy stalls catering for every need amongst the fish drying in the sun.

Overnight at a public campsite at Lake Victoria. All meals included.

When traveling with Tanzania Adventure your “Safari for a reason” supports the people in the community we explore.

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Day 8: Lake Victoria – Ngoronogoro

After breakfast you proceed to Ngorongoro Conservation Area (long drive). First you return to Serengeti and drive via Lake Ndutu Area. A picnic lunch will be provided.
On the way you will stop at the Olduvai Gorge where anthropologists Louis and Mary Leakey made many significant discoveries, contributing to the theory that human life originated in Africa. After arrival into the Ngorongoro Crater, you will go on a nature walk at the Northern Crater Rim of Ngorongoro Crater inhabited by buffaloes, elephants, baboons, monkeys and different species of birds. Escorted by an armed ranger you follow animal paths through dense bush.

Overnight at a public campsite at Ngorongoro. All meals included.

Day 9: Ngorongoro Crater

After breakfast you will descend into the crater for a wonderful game drive (with a picnic lunch). The Ngorongoro Crater is often described as one of the wonders of the world. It is the world’s largest intact volcanic caldera and a natural sanctuary for some of Africa’s densest animal populations. 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 various other species of wildlife. With a bit of luck the ‘Big Five’ can be spotted during one game!

Overnight at a public campsite at Ngorongoro. All meals included.

Day 10-11: Ngoronogoro – Lake Eyasi

From Ngorongoro you proceed to Lake Eyasi home to the hunter-gathers ethnic group of the Hadzabe Bushmen bearing similar characteristics to those of Bushmen in Southern Africa. The small people of this indigenous tribe are probably the last living in true harmony with nature and have a wealth of Fauna and Flora knowledge to share with us. The two days spent with them are filled with tours and game walks guided by bushmen – taking you on their traditional hunting tracks.

2 x Overnight at a bush camp at Lake Eyasi. All meals included.

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Day 12: Tarangire

After breakfast we depart for Tarangire, Tanzania’s third largest national park and sanctuary for an unusually large elephant population. Majestic baobab trees are an interesting feature of the park, dwarfing the animals that feed beneath them. Animals concentrate along the Tarangire River, which provides the only permanent water supply in the area. There is a great diversity of wildlife including lion, leopard, cheetah and up to six thousand elephant living within the park.

Overnight at a public campsite at Tarangire. All meals included.

Day 13: Tarangire – Arusha

One final morning game drive before leaving Tarangire. In the afternoon we will reach Arusha, where we overnight at L’Oasis Lodge . Breakfast and lunch included.

Day 14: Arusha-Zanzibar

After breakfast we transfer you to Kilimanjaro Airport for your flight to Zanzibar. Transfer to The Zanzibari Hotel or Matemwe Beach Village or Ngalawa Beach Village (or other beach resort of your choice). Breakfast and dinner included (at Ngalawa Beach also lunch included)

Day 15-18: Zanzibar Beach

Relax and enjoy the endless paradise beaches of Zanzibar while staying in your beach hotel. There are a wide range of water sport activities you can take part in, such as snorkeling, scuba diving, boat trips and more. Breakfast and dinner included. (at Ngalawa Beach also lunch included)

Day 19: Spice Tour

After breakfast you will be transfered to Stonetown. On the way we will do the famous Spice Tour. We have developed a special spice tour with in depth information not only about spices, but also organically grown herbs and a detailed description about their traditional uses in medicine, cosmetics and cooking. After the tour we invite you for an opulent lunch at our restaurant – where you can taste the spices and fruits.

Overnight at Dhow Palace Hotel or Tembo Hotel Breakfast and lunch included.

Day 20: Stone Town

Today we will show you Stone Town on our historical Stone Town Tour. This tour takes you through the fabled town, where history appears to stand still. With visits to the House of Wonders, the Palace Museum (People’s Palace), Dr Livingston’s House and the Arab Fort amongst others locations, it is a fascinating look at the essence of Zanzibar. You will see Zanzibar’s bustling market, winding alleyways, ornately carved and studded doors, two cathedrals and countless mosques!

Overnight Dhow Palace or Tembo Hotel. Breakfast included.

Day 21: DEPARTURE

End of your camping safari Zanzibar combination, departure to the airport in Zanzibar. Please note: This itinerary can also feature:
Wilderness camping – Upgraded camping facilities on private camp sites at a supplement of 675 US$ per person.
Mid-ranged lodging – At lodges or tented camps at a supplement of 875 US$ per person.

Wildlife Stories

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Camping Safari and Zanzibar – 14 Days – SPECIAL OFFER

Camping Safari and Zanzibar

Camping safari in Tarangire, Serengeti and Ngorongoro followed by Zanzibar is our prime itinerary – simply because it is the perfect combination for a Tanzania holiday. Yes, this sounds perfect but maybe I want to modify the itinerary a little. Please contact me.

Camping Safari and Zanzibar

Day 1: ARRIVAL

You will be met at the airport by your driver/guide and our representative. We will take you to your hotel in Arusha for a free day of leisure, with your camping safari starting the next day.

Overnight at Ilboru Safari Lodge or Blues & Chutney Boutique B&B. Dinner included.

Day 2: Tarangire

Your camping safari starts with the drive to Tarangire, Tanzania’s fifth largest national park and sanctuary for an unusually large elephant population. Majestic baobab trees are an interesting feature of the park, dwarfing the animals that feed beneath them. Animals concentrate along the Tarangire River, which provides the only permanent water supply in the area. There is a great diversity of wildlife in this park, including lion, leopard, cheetah and up to six thousand elephant. After arrival spend the rest of the day on game drive in the park.

Overnight at a public campsite at Tarangire. All meals included.

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Day 3: Lake Manyara

After breakfast we depart for Lake Manyara. Nestling at the base of the Great Rift Valley escarpment, the park is recognized for its incredible beauty. You can see many game animals such as Buffalo, Elephant, Giraffe, Impala, hippo and more.

Overnight at a public campsite at Lake Manyara. All meals included.

Day 4: Ngorongoro

In the morning you will be driven to the Ngorongoro Crater. Upon arrival at Ngorongoro, you will descend into the crater for a game drive on the crater floor. 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 other species.

Overnight at a public campsite at Ngorongoro. All meals included.

Day 5: Serengeti

After breakfast you will start on your journey to the Serengeti National Park. A picnic lunch will be provided. After stopping for your picnic lunch on a kopje (rocky outcropping) in the Serengeti, you will continue further into the park and go on a thrilling game drive.

Overnight at a public campsite at the Serengeti. All meals included.

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Day 6: Serengeti

A full day of game driving around the Serengeti. Depending on the time of year and the location of the great migration herds, you may see huge numbers of wildebeest, and big cats, hyenas and other predators near to them – looking to hunt an easy meal. All year round you can see elephants, giraffes, zebras, lions, monkeys, baboons, hippos, rhinos, antelopes and many birds and other species of animals.
As in Ngorongoro, your driver/guide will be in contact with other safari drivers and will be skilful as ever when locating hidden animals.

Overnight at a public campsite at the Serengeti. All meals included.

Day 7: Zanzibar

In the morning we bring you to the Seronera airstrip, for your direct flight from the Serengeti to Zanzibar (short stopover in Arusha). Transfer to the boutique beach hotel The Zanzibari (upgradeable to 5 Star Hotel, see supplements on the right menu). Breakfast and Dinner are included.

(Note: if you want to stay at a 5 star hotel, we recommend the Ocean Paradise Resort).

Day 8-11: Zanzibar

Relax and enjoy the endless beaches of Zanzibar whilst staying in your beachside hotel. There are a wide range of water sport activities you can participate in, such as snorkeling, scuba diving, boat trips and more.

Breakfast and Dinner are included.

Day 12: Zanzibar

After breakfast you will be transferred to the Dhow Palace in Stone Town. En-route you will do the famous Zanzibar Spice Tour: We have developed a special Spice Tour with lots of in-depth information not only about spices, but also about the organically grown herbs, and will provide an educational background of their traditional uses in medicine, cosmetics and cooking. After the tour we invite you for an opulent lunch at special spice restaurant – where you can taste the spices and fruits you saw on the tour.

Overnight at Dhow Palace Hotel or Tembo Hotel. Breakfast and lunch included.

Day 13: Zanzibar

Today we will show you Stone Town on our Historical Stone Town Tour. This tour takes you through fabled Stone Town, where history appears to stand still. With visits to the House of Wonders, the Palace Museum (People’s Palace) and the Arab Fort amongst others, it is a fascinating look at the essence of Zanzibar. You will see Zanzibar’s bustling market, winding alleyways, ornately carved and studded doors, two cathedrals and countless mosques!

Overnight at Dhow Palace Hotel or Tembo Hotel. Breakfast included.

Day 14: DEPARTURE

End of your camping safari and Zanzibar package. Departure to airport for your flight back home or extension of your holiday.
This itinerary is also available as a lodge safari. In the Serengeti you have the opportunity to go on an unforgetable balloon ride! Let us know if you want to modify the itinerary above.

Wildlife stories

Read Geralds story when our hungry travellers saw 13 lions that had occupied the pick -nick site.

When traveling with Tanzania Adventure your “Safari for a reason” supports the people in the community we explore.

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Camping Safari Tarangire / Lake Manyara / Serengeti / Ngorongoro – 8 Days

Camping Safari Tarangire / Lake Manyara / Serengeti / Ngorongoro

This Camping Safari Tarangire/ Lake Manyara/Serengeti/ Ngorongoro will show you four National Parks that each one has its own special atmosphere and wildlife. With only canvas between you and the night you will hear, feel and smell the seducive Tanzanian nature.
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Day 1: Lake Manyara

Your safari starts with a drive to Lake Manyara. Nestling at the base of the Great Rift Valley escarpment, the park is recognized for its incredible beauty. You can see many game animals such as Buffalo, Elephant, Giraffe, Impala, hippo and others.

Overnight at a public Campsite at Lake Manyara. Lunchbox and dinner included.

Day 2: Lake Manyara-Serengeti

After breakfast you start on your way to Serengeti National Park. After stopping for your picnic lunch on a kopje (rock outcropping) in Serengeti you will continue further into the park and go on a game drive.

Overnight at Seronera Public Campsite at Central Serengeti. All meals included.

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Day 3 &4: Serengeti

Two days of game drives drives around Serengeti. Depending on the time of year and the migration of the herds you can expect to see wildebeest, lions, elephants, giraffes, zebras, monkeys, baboons, hippos, rhinos, antelopes and many birds and other species.

2 x Overnight at Seronera Public Campsite at Central Serengeti. All meals included.

Day 5: Serengeti -Ngorongoro

Early morning game drive at Serengeti. After breakfast will proceed to Ngorongoro Conservation Area and go for an afternoon a Nature Walk (depending on weather conditions) at the Northern Crater Rim of Ngorongoro Crater inhabited by buffaloes, elephants, baboons, monkeys and different species of birds. Escorted by a ranger or Maasai Guide you follow animal paths through dense bush.

Overnight at Simba Public Campsite at Ngorongoro. All meals included.

Day 6: Ngorongoro

After breakfast you will descend into the crater for a wonderful game drive (with a picnic lunch) inside the Ngorongoro Crater considered as an UNESCO World Heritage Site. As very few animals migrate in and out of the crater with its 2000 ft. high walls the Ngorongoro Crater has the highest wild animal density worldwide. Among the species are lions, elephants, giraffes, zebras, hippos, flamingos, jackals, rhinos, antelopes, many birds and other species. You might expect to see the ‘Big Five’ in one day.

Overnight at Simba Public Campsite at Ngorongoro. All meals included.

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Day 7: Tarangire

Your Tour continues with the drive to Tarangire, Tanzania’s fifth largest national park and sanctuary for an unusually large elephant population. Majestic baobab trees are an interesting feature of the park, dwarfing the animals that feed beneath them. Animals concentrate along the Tarangire River, which provides the only permanent water supply in the area. There is a great diversity of wildlife including lion, leopard, cheetah and up to six thousand elephant.

Overnight at a public Campsite at Tarangire. All meals included.

Day 8: Tarangire – Arusha

After last early morning game drive you return to Arusha with arrival early afternoon where your Camping Safari Tarangire / Lake Manyara / Ngorongoro / Serengeti ends. Breakfast and lunchbox included.

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Wildlife stories

Read Geralds story when our hungry travellers saw 13 lions that had occupied the pick -nick site.

When travelling with Tanzania Adventure your “Safari for a reason” supports the people in the community we explore.

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Camping Safari Serengeti / Lake Manyara / Ngorongoro / Tarangire – 7 Days

Camping Safari Serengeti / Lake Manyara / Ngorongoro / Tarangire

This Camping Safari Serengeti / Lake Manyara / Ngorongoro / Tarangire will take you to four National Parks that each one has its own special atmosphere and wildlife. With only canvas between you and the night you will hear, feel and smell the seducive Tanzanian nature. Yes,this looks great. Please contact me.

Camping Safari Serengeti / Lake Manyara / Ngorongoro / Tarangire – Itinerary

Day 1: Lake Manyara

Your Camping Safari Serengeti starts with the drive to Lake Manyara. Nestling at the base of the Great Rift Valley escarpment, the park is recognized for its incredible beauty. You can see many game animals such as Buffalo, Elephant, Giraffe, Impala, hippo and others.

Overnight at a public Campsite at Lake Manyara. Lunchbox and dinner included.

Day 2: Lake Manyara – Serengeti

After breakfast depart for Serengeti National Park passing through Olduvai Gorge the archeological site of Leakey’s family.
Overnight at campsite in the Serengeti. All meals included.

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Day 3: Serengeti

Full day of game drives around Serengeti. Depending on the time of year and the migration of the herds you can expect to see wildebeest, lions, elephants, giraffes, zebras, monkeys, baboons, hippos, rhinos, antelopes and many birds and other species.

Overnight at Seronera Public Campsite at Central Serengeti. All meals included.

Day 4: Serengeti – Ngorongoro

Early morning game drive at Serengeti. After breakfast will proceed to Ngorongoro Conservation Area and go for an afternoon a Nature Walk (depending on weather conditions) at the Northern Crater Rim of Ngorongoro Crater inhabited by buffaloes, elephants, baboons, monkeys and different species of birds. Escorted by a ranger or Maasai Guide you follow animal paths through dense bush.

Overnight at Simba Public Campsite at Ngorongoro. All meals included.

Day 5: Ngorongoro Crater

After breakfast you will descend into the crater for a wonderful game drive (with a picnic lunch) inside the Ngorongoro Crater considered as an UNESCO World Heritage Site. As very few animals migrate in and out of the crater with its 2000 ft. high walls the Ngorongoro Crater has the highest wild animal density worldwide. Among the species are lions, elephants, giraffes, zebras, hippos, flamingos, jackals, rhinos, antelopes, many birds and other species. You might expect to see the ‘Big Five’ in one day.

Overnight at Simba Public Campsite at Ngorongoro. All meals included.

Day 6: Tarangire

Your Camping Safari Serengeti continues with a drive to Tarangire, Tanzania’s third largest national park and sanctuary for an unusually large elephant population. Majestic baobab trees are an interesting feature of the park, dwarfing the animals that feed beneath them. Animals concentrate along the Tarangire River, which provides the only permanent water supply in the area. There is a great diversity of wildlife including lion, leopard, cheetah and up to six thousand elephant.

Overnight at a public Campsite at Tarangire. All meals included.

Day 7: Tarangire – Arusha

After last early morning game drive you return to Arusha with arrival early afternoon where your Camping Safari Serengeti / Lake Manyara / Ngorongoro / Tarangire ends.
Breakfast and lunchbox included.

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Wildlife stories

Read Mustaphas blog when they watched two lions hunting down a zebra in Serengeti.

When travelling with Tanzania Adventure your “Safari for a reason” supports the people in the community we explore.

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6 Days Camping Safari Lake Manyara / Ngorongoro / Serengeti

6 Days Camping Safari Lake Manyara / Ngorongoro / Serengeti

This 6 days Camping Safari will take you to three National Parks that each one has its own special atmosphere and wildlife. Only canvas will seperate you from the African night so when in bed you can hear and smell what is going on outside the tent. Yes,this looks great. Please contact me.

Day 1: Lake Manyara

Your safari starts with a drive to Lake Manyara. Nestling at the base of the Great Rift Valley escarpment, the park is recognized for its incredible beauty. You can see many game animals such as Buffalo, Elephant, Giraffe, Impala, hippo and others.

Overnight at a public Campsite at Lake Manyara. Lunchbox and dinner included.

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safari-tanzania

Day 2: Lake Manyara – Serengeti

After breakfast you start on your way to Serengeti National Park. After stopping for your picnic lunch on a kopje (rock outcropping) in Serengeti you will continue further into the park and go on a game drive.

Overnight at Seronera Public Campsite at Central Serengeti. All meals included.

Day 3: Serengeti

Full day filled of game drives around Serengeti. Depending on the time of year and the migration of the herds you can expect to see wildebeest, lions, elephants, giraffes, zebras, monkeys, baboons, hippos, rhinos, antelopes and many birds and other species.

Overnight at Seronera Public Campsite at Central Serengeti. All meals included.

Yes, I want to book

Day 4: Serengeti – Ngorongoro

Early morning game drive at Serengeti. After breakfast will proceed to Ngorongoro Conservation Area and go for an afternoon a Nature Walk (depending on weather conditions) at the Northern Crater Rim of Ngorongoro Crater inhabited by buffaloes, elephants, baboons, monkeys and different species of birds. Escorted by a ranger or Maasai Guide you follow animal paths through dense bush.

Overnight at Simba Public Campsite at Ngorongoro. All meals included.

Yes, I want to book

Day 5: Ngorongoro

After breakfast you will descend into the crater for a wonderful game drive (with a picnic lunch) inside the Ngorongoro Crater considered as an UNESCO World Heritage Site. As very few animals migrate in and out of the crater with its 2000 ft. high walls the Ngorongoro Crater has the highest wild animal density worldwide. Among the species are lions, elephants, giraffes, zebras, hippos, flamingos, jackals, rhinos, antelopes, many birds and other species. You might expect to see the ‘Big Five’ in one day.

Overnight at Simba Public Campsite at Ngorongoro. All meals included.

Day 6: Ngorongoro – Arusha

In the morning you will visit a Masai Village to see the traditional life of the most famous tribe of East Africa.
Afterwards you return to Arusha with arrival early afternoon. Breakfast and lunchbox included.

Yes, I want to book

Wildlife stories

Read Mustaphas blog when they watched two lions hunting down a zebra in Serengeti.

When travelling with Tanzania Adventure your “Safari for a reason” supports the people in the community we explore.

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Safari Camping Lake Manyara / Ngorongoro / Serengeti – 5 Days

Safari Camping Lake Manyara / Ngorongoro / Serengeti

Safari Camping Lake Manyara / Ngorongoro / Serengeti will take you to three National Parks that each one has its own special atmosphere and wildlife. Only canvas will seperate you from the African night and when in bed you can hear and smell what is going on outside in the Tanzanian night. Yes,this looks great. Please contact me.

Day 1: Arusha – Lake Manyara

Your Safari Camping starts with the drive to Lake Manyara. Nestling at the base of the Great Rift Valley escarpment, the park is recognized for its incredible beauty. You can see many game animals such as Buffalo, Elephant, Giraffe, Impala, hippo and others.
Overnight at a public Campsite at Lake Manyara. Lunchbox and dinner included.

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hippo-yawning

Day 2: Lake Manyara – Serengeti

After breakfast you start on your way to Serengeti National Park. A picnic lunch will be provided. On the way you will stop at the Olduvai Gorge where anthropologists Louis and Mary Leakey made many significant discoveries, contributing to the theory that human life originated in Africa. After stopping for your picnic lunch on a kopje (rock outcropping) in Serengeti you will continue further into the park and go on a game drive.

Overnight at Seronera Public Campsite at Central Serengeti. All meals included.

Day 3: Serengeti

Early morning game drive to see nocturnal predators returning from hunting and animals waking up in early morning light followed by a day filled with more drives around Serengeti. Depending on the time of year and the migration of the herds you can expect to see wildebeest, lions, elephants, giraffes, zebras, monkeys, baboons, hippos, rhinos, antelopes and many birds and other species.

Overnight at Seronera Public Campsite at Central Serengeti. All meals included.

Day 4: Serengeti – Ngorongoro

After breakfast we will proceed to Ngorongoro Conservation Area and descend into the crater for a wonderful game drive (with a picnic lunch) inside the Ngorongoro Crater considered for a UNESCO World Heritage Site. As very few animals migrate in and out of the crater with its 2000 ft. high walls the Ngorongoro Crater has the highest wild animal density worldwide. Among the species are lions, elephants, giraffes, zebras, hippos, flamingos, jackals, rhinos, antelopes, many birds and other species. You might expect to see the ‘Big Five’ in one day.

Overnight at Simba Public Campsite at Ngorongoro. All meals included.

Day 5: Ngorongoro – Arusha

In the morning when the morning mist has cleared away (depending on weather) you go on a Nature Walk at the Northern Crater Rim of Ngorongoro Crater inhabited by buffaloes, elephants, baboons, monkeys and different species of birds. Escorted by a ranger or Maasai Guide you follow animal paths through dense bush.
Afterwards you return to Arusha with arrival early afternoon. Breakfast and lunchbox included.

Yes, I want to book

Wildlife stories

Read Geralds story when our hungry travellers saw 13 lions that had occupied the pick -nick site.

When travelling with Tanzania Adventure your “Safari for a reason” supports the people in the community we explore.

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Camping Safari Ngorongoro / Lake Manyara / Tarangire – 5 Days

Camping Safari Ngorongoro / Lake Manyara / Tarangire

This Camping Safari Ngorongoro/ Lake Manyara / Tarangire will show you three National Parks that each one has its own special atmosphere and wildlife. With only a canvas between you and the night you will hear, feel and smell the seducive Tanzanian nature.
Yes,this looks great. I want to know more.

Day 1: Arusha – Lake Manyara

In the morning you’ll drive across the floor of the Great Rift Valley to Lake Manyara National Park. This beautiful park with it’s lush vegetation and tropical forests of giant fig and mahogany trees, takes its name from the Maasai word for “euphorbia tirucalli”, a bush which is used to make a thorny hedge to protect their cattle. Elephant, giraffe, buffalo, zebra and a variety of antelope inhabit the park as well as a variety of monkeys and a large population of hippo’s. If you are lucky you may see the Manyara lions, well known for their tree climbing habits, lazily resting on the branches of an “Acacia tortilis” tree. The birdlife is also abundant with flamingos, pelicans, hornbills and plenty of forest species.

Overnight at a public campsite at Lake Manyara. Lunchbox and dinner included.

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flamingos-lake-manyara

Day 2: Ngorongoro Crater

After breakfast you return to Lake Manyara for a second game drive before proceeding to Ngorongoro Conservation Area. After set up the tents at the camp you go for afternoon a Nature Walk at the Northern Crater Rim of Ngorongoro Crater inhabited by buffaloes, elephants, baboons, monkeys and different species of birds. Escorted by an armed ranger you follow animal paths through dense bush.

Overnight at Simba Public Campsite at Ngorongoro. All meals included.

Day 3: Ngorongoro Crater

After breakfast you decent into the crater for a wonderful game drive (with a picnic lunch) inside the Ngorongoro Crater . 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 other species. Your Driver/Guide will be in contact with other safari drivers and will amaze you with his skill at locating the hidden animals. Late afternoon proceed on your way to Serengeti National Park with game viewing en route.

Overnight at Simba Public Campsite at Ngorongoro. All meals included.

Yes perfect, I want to book

Day 4: Tarangire National Park

Your Tour proceeds with the drive to Tarangire, Tanzania’s third largest national park and sanctuary for an unusually large elephant population. Majestic baobab trees are an interesting feature of the park, dwarfing the animals that feed beneath them. Animals concentrate along the Tarangire River, which provides the only permanent water supply in the area. There is a great diversity of wildlife including lion, leopard, cheetah and up to six thousand elephant.

Overnight at a public campsite at Tarangire. All meals included.

Day 5: Tarangire – Arusha

Early morning game drive at Tarangire. Afterwards you return to Arusha where your Camping Safari Ngorongoro / Lake Manyara / Tarangire ends. Reach Arusha in the afternoon. Breakfast and lunchbox included.

Yes perfect, I want to book.

Wildlife stories

Read Geralds story when our hungry travellers saw 13 lions that had occupied the pick -nick site.

When travelling with Tanzania Adventure your “Safari for a reason” supports the people in the community we explore.

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Camping Safari Tanzania- Lake Manyara / Ngorongoro Crater / Tarangire – 4 Days

Camping Safari Tanzania- Lake Manyara / Ngorongoro Crater / Tarangire

This Camping Safari Tanzania to Lake Manyara / Ngorongoro Crater / Tarangire will show you three National Parks that each one has its own special atmosphere and wildlife. With only a canvas between you and the night you will hear, feel and smell the seducive Tanzanian nature.
Yes,this looks great. Tell me more about this camping safari.

Camping Safari Lake Manyara / Ngorongoro Crater / Tarangire – Itinerary

Day 1: Arusha – Lake Manyara

In the morning you’ll drive across the floor of the Great Rift Valley to Lake Manyara National Park. This beautiful park with it’s lush vegetation and tropical forests of giant fig and mahogany trees, takes its name from the Maasai word for “euphorbia tirucalli”, a bush which is used to make a thorny hedge to protect their cattle. Elephant, giraffe, buffalo, zebra and a variety of antelope inhabit the park as well as a variety of monkeys and a large population of hippo’s. If you are lucky you may see the Manyara lions, well known for their tree climbing habits, lazily resting on the branches of an “Acacia tortilis” tree. The birdlife is also abundant with flamingos, pelicans, hornbills and plenty of forest species.

Overnight at a public campsite at Lake Manyara. Lunchbox and dinner included.

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Migration-rhino

Day 2: Ngorongoro Crater

After breakfast you proceed for Ngorongoro Conservation Area. After arrival you decent into the crater for a wonderful game drive (with a picnic lunch) inside the Ngorongoro Crater. 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 other species. Your Driver/Guide will be in contact with other safari drivers and will amaze you with his skill at locating the hidden animals. Late afternoon proceed on your way to Serengeti National Park with game viewing en route.

Overnight at Simba Public Campsite at Ngorongoro. All meals included.

Day 3: Tarangire National Park

Your Camping Safari Tanzania starts with the drive to Tarangire, Tanzania’s third largest national park and sanctuary for an unusually large elephant population. Majestic baobab trees are an interesting feature of the park, dwarfing the animals that feed beneath them. Animals concentrate along the Tarangire River, which provides the only permanent water supply in the area. There is a great diversity of wildlife including lion, leopard, cheetah and up to six thousand elephant.

Overnight at a public campsite at Tarangire. All meals included.

Day 4: Tarangire – Arusha

Early morning game drive at Tarangire. Afterwards you return to Arusha where your Camping Safari Lake Manyara / Ngorongoro Crater / Tarangire ends. Reach Arusha in the afternoon.

Breakfast and lunchbox included.

Yes perfect, I want to book.

Wildlife stories

Read Geralds story when our hungry travellers saw 13 lions that had occupied the pick -nick site.

When travelling with Tanzania Adventure your “Safari for a reason” supports the people in the community we explore.

Read More

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Ngorongoro Crater 3 days

Ngorongoro Crater 3 days

In the Ngorongoro Crater very few animals migrate in and out due to its 2000 ft. high walls. The Ngorongoro Crater has the highest wild animal density in the world. This 3 days in the crater will be full of overwhelming experiences of the wildlife. Wow this I want to see. I want to know more.

Day 1: Arusha – Ngorongoro

We will pick you up from Arusha and transfer you to Ngorongoro Conservation Area. After arrival you descend into the crater for a wonderful game drive (with a picnic lunch) inside the Ngorongoro Crater considered as an UNESCO World Heritage Site. As very few animals migrate in and out of the crater with its 2000 ft. high walls the Ngorongoro Crater has the highest wild animal density worldwide. Among the species are lions, elephants, giraffes, zebras, hippos, flamingos, jackals, rhinos, antelopes, many birds and other species. You might expect to see the ‘Big Five’ in one day.

Overnight at Simba Public Campsite at Ngorongoro. Lunchbox and dinner included.
Yes, I want to book

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Day 2: Ngorongoro Crater

After camp breakfast you return to Ngorongoro Crater for a second game drive at the crater floor. Picnic lunch. In the afternoon you go for a Nature Walk at the Northern Crater Rim of Ngorongoro Crater inhabited by buffaloes, elephants, baboons, monkeys and different species of birds. Escorted by a ranger or Maasai Guide you follow animal paths through dense bush.

Overnight at Simba Public Campsite at Ngorongoro. All meals included.

Day 3: Arusha

After breakfast you will visit a Masai Village to see the traditional life of the most famous tribe of East Africa. before you return to Arusha with arrival early afternoon.Breakfast and lunchbox included.

Yes, I want to book

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