Serengeti Safari to Zanzibar

From$1799USD
Was $2249  — Savings of 20% on Jun. 25, 2015
11 days,Nairobi to Stone Town
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Track the Big Five across the Serengeti and Ngorongoro Crater, see Mt Kilimanjaro towering in the distance, enjoy Zanzibar's pristine waters, experience the hustle and bustle of Stone Town.

From the buzz of Kenya's capital to the excitement of tracking the Big Five across the Serengeti, feel the pulse of Africa on this 11-day journey. Explore the incomparable beauty of the Serengeti and Ngorongoro Crater before heading east through the savannah to visit spice plantations and relax on the beach. While our amazing CEOs will improve your chances of seeing some of the planet’s most amazing wildlife, our unique overland truck will get you around safely—and camping will keep you at the heart of the action along the way. Our certified CEO will lead the way and share with you the hidden gems that will have your camera’s shutter working overtime.

What's Included

  • Entrances and game drives in Serengeti National Park and the Ngorongoro Crater
  • Visit to Planteterra-supported Clean Cookstove project
  • Guided walk and lunch in a local community
  • Orientation walk in Stone Town
  • Free time in Nungwi Beach
  • Internal flight
  • All transport between destinations and to/from included activities
  • 10 breakfasts, 5 lunches, 6 dinners. (Allow USD115-185 for meals and drinks not included.)
  • Overland truck, 4x4 safari vehicle, plane, minivan, shared shuttle.
  • On safari portion: 2 Chief Experience Officers (CEOs) as head guide/cook and driver, certified safari guides/drivers, local guide. 1 CEO on transfer between Nairobi and Arusha, Zanzibar.
  • Small group experience; Max 22, avg 18
  • Participation camping (6 nts), simple hotels (4 nts).

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Serengeti Balloon Safari

Be wowed with your bird's eye view of the wildlife and terrain of the majestic Serengeti. Enjoy a champagne breakfast and keep that shutter-finger ready —you’ll be using it plenty over the course of your hour in the air.

Itinerary

Day 1Nairobi(1B, 1L)

Arrive at any time.

Day 2Nairobi/Arusha(1B, 1D)

Travel south and cross the border into Tanzania.

Day 3Arusha/Mto wa Mbu(1B, 1L, 1D)

Visit Mto wa Mbu village to enjoy a local lunch and cultural experience with the city's villagers. After lunch, continue on to visit a Masai village to learn about the Masai people and the Planeterra-supported Clean Cookstove project. Meet the local women engineers who have installed clean cookstoves throughout these communities before continuing on to the night's camp.

Day 4Mto wa Mbu/Serengeti National Park(1B, 1L, 1D)

Enjoy a game drive in an overland truck en route to the central Serengeti. Set up camp at a basic bush camp and enjoy the starry African skies.

Day 5Serengeti National Park(1B, 1L, 1D)

Enjoy a full-day game drive in the overland truck. Opt for a morning hot air balloon ride over the Serengeti.

Day 6Serengeti National Park/Ngorongoro Crater(1B, 1L, 1D)

Set off on a game drive on the way out of the Serengeti. Camp on the Ngorongoro Crater's rim.

Day 7Ngorongoro Crater/Arusha(1B, 1L, 1D)

Game drive in the Ngorongoro Conservation Area, then return to Arusha for a final evening with the group.

Day 8Arusha/Stone Town(1B)

Fly to the beautiful island of Zanzibar and transfer to the hotel.

Day 9Stone Town/Nungwi(1B)

Enjoy an orientation walk around historic Stone Town, then transfer to the white-sand beaches and turquoise waters of beautiful Nungwi Beach.

Day 10Nungwi(1B)

Enjoy free time to lounge on the beach, snorkel, scuba dive or tour the island.

Day 11Nungwi/Stone Town(1B)

Morning group transfer from Nungwi. Depart Stone Town any time after 11:30am.

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