Conquer Africa's highest peak, search for the Big Five in the Serengeti, dance with the Masai, meet local artisans and sample traditional cuisine, inhale the aromas of a Zanzibar spice plantation
Summit, safari and relax on the beach—this is an all-in-one adventure for those seeking the ultimate African experience. As a world leader in Kilimanjaro treks, we’ll help you conquer Africa’s highest peak and then show you the world’s best game parks. Small groups and safari vehicles not only allow for a more authentic travel experience, but ensure great views so that you’ll be able to capture the perfect shot of some of the most amazing animals on the planet—Africa’s elusive Big Five. Finish up your adventure on the historic and alluring spice island of Zanzibar and take in the beauty of its pristine beaches.
- Mt Kilimanjaro's Marangu Route trekking permits and guided trek. Mto wa Mbu guided village tour with traditional lunch. Lake Manyara game drive. Masai village visit. Serengeti game drives. Ngorongoro Crater game drives. Stone Town stay (Zanzibar). Spice plantation tour. Beach time in Kendwa. Internal flight. All transport between destinations and to/from included activities.
- 16 breakfasts, 10 lunches, 8 dinners. (Allow USD130-160 for meals and drinks not included.)
- Simple hotels (6 nts), mountain huts (4 nts), full-service camping (4 nts), beach hotel/bungalows (2 nts).
- 7-seat 4x4 safari vehicle(s), supply vehicle for equipment when necessary, private minibus, plane.
- Chief Experience Officer (CEO), certified mountain guide, local representatives, cook, porters.
- Small group experience; Max 12, avg 10
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Day 1 Moshi
Arrive at any time.
Day 2 Marangu Gate to Mandara Hut (1B,1L,1D)
Hike through forested lower slopes to Mandara Escarpment.
Day 3-4 Mandara Hut to Horombo Hut/Kibo Hut (2B,2L,2D)
Hike through heather and moorland zones to Horombo Hut before proceeding onto the Kilimanjaro Saddle through a desert-like alpine zone to Kibo Hut.
Day 5 Kibo Hut to Kilimanjaro Summit/Horombo Hut (1B,1L,1D)
Evening hike to the summit via Stella Point. Watch the sunrise, then descend back to Horombo Hut.
Day 6 Descend Horombo Hut to Marangu Gate to Moshi (1B,1L)
The descent passes through villages and plantations on the slopes to Moshi.
Day 7 Arusha (1B)
Pick up any last minute supplies for the safari.
Day 8 Manyara National Park (1B,1L,1D)
Experience the Mto wa Mbu village with a guided cultural walk and traditional lunch with a local family (don't forget to try the banana beer). View wildlife on a game drive.
Day 9-10 Serengeti National Park (2B,2L,2D)
Visit an authentic Masai village and pull out the camera for great shots of wildlife on game drives.
Day 11-12 Ngorongoro Conservation Area/Arusha (2B,2L,1D)
Morning game drives in Serengeti and Ngorongoro Crater.
Day 13-14 Zanzibar/Stone Town (2B)
Fly to Zanzibar and lose yourself in the labyrinth of Stone Town.
Day 15-16 Zanzibar/Kendwa (2B)
Local spice plantation tour. Enjoy the white-sand beaches of Kendwa.
Day 17 Zanzibar (1B)
Departure day, there is an included group transfer to Stone Town at 10am. Please make ongoing travel arrangements after for 2pm or later.
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