4 Day Luxury Short Fly-In Safaris over Serengeti Plains Jan -Dec
|Tour Highlights||Luxury safaris are the highest standard in safaris. Accommodations are in luxury hotels, permanent luxury tented camps or the top range of game lodges. The safaris generally include light aircraft transfers between camps/lodges to avoid lengthy road transfers. The following are some of the suggested luxury safaris that we offer and these safaris can be linked with another region’s itineraries for the perfect longer safari.|
Day 01: Fly Arusha - Lake Manyara Airstrip - Ngorongoro Crater - Game drive - Serengeti NP:
It is one of the few places where the rare black rhino can be observed in their natural setting. As very few animals migrate in and out of the crater with its 2000 ft. high walls, you can expect to see lions, elephants, zebras, hippos, flamingos, jackals, rhinos, antelopes, many birds, and other species. With a bit of luck, the ‘Big Five’ can be spotted during one game drive only. Leave the Crater and proceed to Serengeti National Park – with its endless plains, rolling into the distance as far as the eye can see. We head to the central park area, known as the Seronera area, one of the richest wildlife habitats in the park, featuring the Seronera River, Dinner and overnight at Four Serengeti Season Safari Lodge-Horizon room upper level with a view the watering hole that is close to the lobby.
Central Serengeti to see Mammals & Big cats:
06h00 Begin your sunrise safaris and return for late breakfast at 09h00. Relax at the Swimming pool and after lunch, we go for Afternoon game drives in Serengeti National Park gets its name from the Maasai word Siringiti meaning endless Plain. The Serengeti is located along the rift valley and is abound with geological formations. One of Serengeti’s defining features is its Kopjes pronounced copy, a feature of continual weathering. These islands in the sea of grass are formed as the topsoil comprising of rock and ash is eroded exposing the covered layer of metamorphic rock. These exposed rock forms “kopjes” are round as a result of spherical wind weathering. The national park covers an area of 14800 square kilometers most of which is grass plains.
These rich grass plains a result of ash deposited by volcanic eruptions and is home to 3 million animals. Within these grass plains, the scattered kopjes act as a heaven for animals from grass fires, predators and the heat. The game drives in this park are exceptional and game viewing incredible. This park offers the best opportunity of viewing Cheetah, Leopards, and Lions. Return for dinner and overnight at Four Serengeti Season Safari Lodge-Horizon room upper level with a view the watering hole that is close to the lobby.
: Hot Air Balloon Safaris + Central Serengeti to see Mammals & Big Cats:
06h00 Sunrise balloon rides over the Serengeti Ecosystem Plains for 01hour enjoy bush breakfast & champagne on landing site. Proceed with morning game drive in a different area of Serengeti Eastern & Central. Return for Lunch or Full Day Game drives this depends on you, as we are very flexible for your itinerary. Return for dinner and overnight at Four Serengeti Season Safari Lodge-Horizon room upper level with a view the watering hole that is close to the lobby.
Day 04: Seronera Airstrip – Fly to Arusha - Kilimanjaro Airport – Departure:
Early start today for an early morning game drive to see also nocturnal predators returning from hunting and animals waking up in early morning light or breakfast at the lodge, and morning go on your final game drive in Seronera Plains. Keep your eyes open for any elusive wildlife that you may not have seen, transfer to Seronera Airstrip in time for Flight to Arusha Airport. The flight departs Seronera Airstrip at 11h00, arrive Arusha Airport at 12h15. On your arrival at Arusha Airport you will be Meet and greet with your Host Walter and his team and we drive the short distance to Arusha town for fare well-deserved Lunch at Local Restaurant here you will have a variety of English – African taste meals with soft drinks & juices – beers later onwards to Kilimanjaro Airport or departure or if you have any plan to extend your trip to Zanzibar – Kilimanjaro Climbing or Southern Tanzania please let us know so that we can make the combination of package if possible.