Tanzania is a safari paradise with stunning scenery, abundant wildlife and diverse cultures. This tour will take you to Serengeti, a UNESCO world heritage site and home to various wildlife, including lions, cheetahs and at certain times of the year, the wildebeest migration.
Day 1: Depart by flight Zanzibar or Dar Es Salaam to Serengeti National Park at 08:00 hrs. You will met by a camp representative and proceed on game drive with picnic lunch. Dinner and overnight.
Day 2: Breakfast at around 0800am. Proceed with morning and afternoon game drives in the Serengeti with a lunch and leisure break at the lodge in the mid afternoon.
The term Serengeti means endless plains in Maasai language. In the central plains there are carnivores like leopard, lion, hyena and cheetah. This park is normally the scene of the annual migration of wildebeest and zebra that occurs between the Kenyan Mara and the Serengeti. Varied bird species can be seen here including eagles, ducks, geese, egrets, vultures, secretary birds, ibis, stork, herons, kites, pelicans, cranes and guinea fowl. The Serengeti National park is a arguably the best known wildlife sanctuary in the world with over 3 million large mammals. About 35 species of plains animals can be seen there including the “big 5” – Elephant, Rhino, Lion, Leopard and Buffalo.
Other common species found here includes hippo, giraffe, eland, impala and other antelope types, baboons, monkey and a profusion of over 500 species of birds. In May or early June, huge herds of wildebeest, gazelle and zebra begin their annual spectacular migration northwards. In their wake follow predators, lion, cheetah and wild dogs with vultures circling overhead! Come back to the Lodge or camp for dinner and overnight. Dinner and overnight at your lodge.
Day 3: Wake up and have just a cup of hot coffee then proceed for the early morning game drive, this morning game drive is very important as you will be able to witness the early morning kills from the big five. After the game drive drive back to the Lodge for the main breakfast, there after transfer to airstrip for 10:00 flight.
The price is from US$ 1450 per person sharing
INCLUDES: return flights, 2 nights full board accommodation, park fees, game drives, driver guide & transfers to/from airstrip. EXCLUDES: Drinks, laundry, tips and items of a personal nature.