Ngorongoro, Serengeti and Selous Safari
North & South Safari
10 days / 9 nights
Safari in northern and southern Tanzania and experience three of Tanzania's iconic wildlife areas.
Descend into Ngorongoro crater. This natural amphitheatre of 304 sq km is one of the few places in Africa with a thriving rhino population.
Safari within the Serengeti, one of the oldest ecosystem on earth. The Serengeti is a wildlife watchers paradise and the location of the world renown annual wildebeest migration.
Fly from the Serengeti into Selous. An area of unspoiled wilderness almost four times larger than Serengeti. The Selous is home to many varieties of wildlife, including an estimated 1,300 rare African wild dogs, over half of Tanzania’s elephant population and Africa’s largest concentration of crocodile and hippo.
Highlights: Enjoy game drives, guided bush walks and boat trips.
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North and South Tanzania Safari: 10 days/9 nights.
Safari accommodation: Arrival hotel night (bed & breakfast), 2 nights luxury safari lodges (full-board), 6 nights luxury tented camps (full-board).
Day 1: Arrive in Kilimanjaro airport to be greeted and assisted to transfer to Kigongoni Lodge for overnight (breakfast included, dinner extra)
Day 2: Your safari driver/guide will join you at the lodge after breakfast. After a safari briefing join your private 4X4 safari land-cruiser and begin the journey west to enter Ngorongoro Conservation Area. Enjoy a short afternoon game drive before arriving at the lodge on the crater rim (picnic lunch, dinner, breakfast)
Day 3: In the morning descend the steep-sided track to the floor of Ngorongoro Crater, passing Maasai herders who share the crater ecosystem. Your morning game drive will explore the vast caldera with many opportunities to linger while viewing the activities of the wildlife. After enjoying a picnic lunch, leave the crater to begin the journey across the Ngorongoro Conservation Area to enter Serengeti National Park. The drive offers many opportunities for wildlife viewing, especially sightings of the 'big five'. Arrive at Mbuzi Mawe Tented Camp early evening (picnic lunch, dinner, breakfast)
Day 4: Taking a picnic lunch, enjoy a full day game driving while experiencing the vast open landscape of the Serengeti environment. Return to Mbuzi Mawe Tented Camp for overnight (picnic lunch, dinner, breakfast)
Day 5: Another exciting day to enjoy wildlife viewing, before ending your safari at Serena Safari Lodge relaxing by the pool (picnic lunch, dinner, breakfast)
Day 6: After breakfast drive the short distance to Seronera Airstrip to join the 10.35hrs flight to Selous in southern Tanzania. Arriving at Stieglers Airstrip 15.50hrs, join the waiting vehicle to transfer to Selous Luxury Camp and relax before dinner (picnic lunch, dinner, breakfast)
Day 7 to Day 9: Enjoy two exciting days of safari excursions. At Selous Luxury Camp your options are guided game walks, game drives and boat excursions (picnic lunch, dinner, breakfast)
Day 10: Transfer to Stieglers Airstrip to join a morning flight to Dar es Salaam. Join your international departure flight or continue to another activity.
We are happy to book additional hotel nights, meals, transfers, East Africa flights, excursions etc at extra cost. Please request.
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