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Start : Nairobi
End : Nairobi or Arusha
Tour Duration: 9Days /8 Nights
Highlights : Masai Mara, Serengeti National Park, Ngorongoro Conservation Area, Great Rift Valley, Arusha,
Accommodations: Lodges /Tented camps
Description: Kenya/Tanzania combined safari – Trail the wildebeest migration paths from Masai Mara to Serengeti national park – Explore the most famous parks in Kenya/Tanzania in style. This is an all year round safari with rewarding game viewing experience irrespective of travel period
In Tanzania, Ngorongoro Crater is said to have the world densest population of lion. Serengeti is notable for its large migratory herds of wildebeest and zebras with strings of predators in trail. The Ngorongoro crater also offers amazing wildlife viewing and scenery
Day 1: Arrival – Nairobi
Pick up from the airport on arrival and transfer to a City hotel for overnight stay in readiness for a holiday safari the following morning
Day 2 : Nairobi -Masai Mara Game Reserve
Pick up from your hotel at 0730 hrs – Briefing with Asili Adventure safaris Tour officer the drive via the scenic Great Rift Valley, to the Mara Reserve arriving in good time for lunch. Afternoon game drive is taken. Dinner and overnight at Mara Sopa Lodge
Day3 &4 Masai Mara Game Reserve
Full days spent exploring the park in search of the big 5 trailing the wildebeest migration herds and predators – Optional balloon safari can be arranged at an extra cost. Overnight stay at Mara Sopa Lodge
The Mara offers wildlife in such variety and abundance that it is difficult to believe: over 450 species of animals have been recorded here. You will easily see lions, rhinos, hippos, crocodiles, giraffe, wildebeests, zebras, buffalo, warthogs, hyenas, jackals, wild dogs, buffalo, leopard, many kinds of antelopes and elephant. It is in the Mara that perhaps the most spectacular event of the natural world takes place. This is the annual migration of millions of wildebeest and zebra from the Serengeti (Tanzania) in search of water and pasture. Following on their heels are the predators of the savanna- lion, cheetah, wild dog, jackal, hyena and vultures.
Day 5 : Masai Mara – Serengeti National park
Breakfast then proceed to Serengeti via Isebania /Sirari boarder with packed lunches . Game is viewed as we proceed to Serengeti Ikoma Bush Tented lodge for dinner and overnight stay
Day 6: Serengeti National park
A full day with morning and afternoon game drives to explore the plains, Dinner and overnight at Serengeti Ikoma Tented lodge
Serengeti is easily Tanzania’s most famous national park, and it’s also the largest, at 14,763 square kilometres of protected area that borders Kenya’s Masai Mara Game Park It is the Migration for which Serengeti is perhaps most famous. Over a million wildebeest and about 200,000 zebras flow south from the northern hills to the southern plains for the short rains every October and November, and then swirl west and north after the long rains in April, May and June. So strong is the ancient instinct to move that no drought, gorge or crocodile infested river can hold them back. The Wildebeest travel through a variety of parks, reserves and protected areas and through a variety of habitat. Join us to explore the different forms of vegetation and landscapes of the Serengeti ecosystem and meet some of their most fascinating inhabitants
Day 7 Serengeti :Ngorongoro via Olduvai Gorge
Morning game drives then return to the lodge for breakfast proceed e south to the magnificent Ngorongoro crater via the historical Olduvai Gorge whilst game watching only interrupted by a picnic lunch enroute. Dinner and overnight stay at Ngorongoro wildlife Lodge.
The Olduvai Gorge cuts through rock beds layered in time sequence from 2 million years ago to the present. It is here where humanoid bones have been found dating back to over 1.75 million years including a direct ancestor of modern man. Fossil footprints (over three million years old) have also been found here and are the most ancient footprints yet discovered. There is an excellent site museum where you can explore the diggings
Day 8 Ngorongoro crater Tour
after early morning breakfast leave with picnic lunch for a full day crater tour. You will be taken 2000ft down the crater by a 4wheel drive vehicle, explore the crater before ascending back to the Ngorongoro wildlife Lodge for dinner and overnight.
The Ngorongoro Crater is often called ‘Africa’s Eden’ and the ‘8th Natural Wonder of the World,’ a visit to the crater is a main drawcard for tourists coming to Tanzania and a definite world-class attraction. The Ngorongoro Conservation Area (NCA) is home of Ngorongoro Crater.
Day 9 : Ngorongoro – Arusha -Nairobi –
Breakfast at leisure then drive to Arusha to arrive by 1200 hrs Lunch at Kibo palace hotel then transfer to the airport to board your flight Zanzibar or Kigali .Transfer to Nairobi by road
Note – 3 Days Rwanda Gorilla side trip is available at an extra cost of US$ 2040 .00 excluding flights
– Zanzibar beach vacation is also available .
Tour price includes
– 1 night hotel accommodations in Nairobi on arrival on Bed and breakfast basis
– Transport in a custom made tour van in Kenya and 4×4 land cruiser for Tanzania
– Services of English-speaking driver tour guide
– All game parks entrance fees
-Full board accommodation in lodges as specified above in a double/twin
-Ngorongoro crater tour
-Olduvai Gorge museum visit
– 1 litre drinking water per person per day while on safari
– Arusha Nairobi one way Road transfers
– Personalized services
– All airport/hotel transfers as indicated in the itinerary.
prices per person sharing accommodations
2 Pax US$ 3580.00
4 pax US$3040.00
6 pax US$2770.00