6 – Day Small Luxury Group Travel Tanzania Series
|Tour Highlights||On our small group safaris, you’ll travel with a like-minded group on a scheduled itinerary. Our small group safaris in Tanzania offer a relaxed experience with world-class local guides and quality accommodation, and use vehicles exclusively for Galloping Safaris customers with a maximum of six passengers, all guaranteed a window seat. Whether it’s exploring iconic national parks by 4×4 into some of the most exclusive safari lodges, we’re sure to have the perfect Tanzania safari for you.|
Day 01: Arrive Kilimanjaro International Airport – Arusha:
Upon arrival at Kilimanjaro Airport, our VIP Visa Specialist will meet and welcome you to East Africa. He guides you through the entire Tanzania Visa application process and skipping long immigration queues. With Galloping Safaris, you will be escorted from arrival to departure, making your arrival to Tanzania completely worry-free. Upon exiting the airport, a Galloping Safaris representative will be holding a poster with your name who will transfer you to Arusha (45-60 minutes) for the Serenity retreat of Mount Meru Hotel for dinner and overnight.
Day 2 : Lake Manyara National Park – Game drive - Sundowner + Cocktails:
Depart 08h30 from Arusha with 4x4x and drive to Lake Manyara National Park for game viewing to this unique park with an alkaline lake and breathtaking views. Here you will view a wide variety of wildlife and the acacia woodlands offer the best overall wildlife viewing in the park. Enjoy your picnic lunches under the Acacia trees. This habitat is favored by the park’s famous tree-climbing lions, leopards, and giraffes and can claim the greatest elephant concentration in East Africa. Algae thrive in the high saline content of the lake. Huge and colorful flocks of birds gather in the water to feed, including many different varieties of birds that coexist together. In fact, well over 300 different species of birds have been recorded here; continue with afternoon game drive and later drive to the Lush retreat of Lake Manyara Kilimamoja Lodge for dinner and overnight.
: Day 03: Olduvai George – Central Serengeti to see Big Cats & Large Mammals:
Breakfast, drive to Serengeti National Park. A brief visit en route to Olduvai Gorge, which is often referred to as ‘The Cradle of Mankind’ and is one of the most important prehistoric sites in the world. Picnic lunch in the park. 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, which provides a Valuable water source to this area and therefore attracts wildlife well representative of most of the Serengeti’s species. Dinner and overnight at Ole Serai Luxury Camp-Moru Kopjes.
Day 04: Central Serengeti to see Big Cats & Large Mammals - Sundowner + Cocktails:
Begin your sunrise safaris and return for late breakfast at 09h00. Full day game drives in Serengeti National Park gets its Name from the Maasai word Siringitu meaning endless Plain. The Serengeti is located along the rift valley and is abound with geological formations. One of Serengeti’s defining features are 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 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 Ole Serai Luxury Camp-Moru Kopjes.
Day 05: Ngorongoro Crater Africa’s “Garden of Eden”- Sundowner + Cocktails:
Early breakfast and today you will explore the famous Ngorongoro Crater during a wonderful game drive (with a picnic lunch) inside the Ngorongoro Crater often described as one of the Wonders of the world. It is the world’s largest intact volcanic caldera and a natural sanctuary for some of Africa’s densest Animal populations. 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.
Later drive to the Lush retreat of Ngorongoro O’ldeani Mountain Lodge for the sundowner at the Lodge is one of it kinds. The ever-inviting fireplace pit by the swimming pool where the Swahili lessons with fun are offered by our staff. Dinner and overnight.
Day 06: Ngorongoro Highlands – Arusha - Kilimanjaro Airport – Departure:
Leisure breakfast; enjoy the best fine view of Mountain Oldeani. Leave the retreat lodge and drive back to Arusha where you
Meet and greet with your Host Walter and his team for a farewell deserved Lunch at Local Restaurant here you will have a variety of English – African taste meals with soft drinks & juices – beers.
Later drive to Kilimanjaro Airport or departure or if you have any plan to extend your trip to Zanzibar – Kilimanjaro Climbing please let us know so that we can make the combination of the package if possible.