UNBEATABLE EAST AFRICA JOURNEY *10 DAYS
EAST AFRICA IS A PRIME LOCATION FOR WILDLIFE SPOTTING, FROM A ONCE IN A LIFETIME GORILLA TREKKING TO THE SAVANNAH PLAINS OF THE SERENGETI. THIS TEN-DAY TOUR WILL TAKE YOU TO UGANDA AND TANZANIA. TO BWINDI IMPENETRABLE NATIONAL PARK, TARANGIRE NATIONAL PARK, LAKE MANYARA NATIONAL PARK, SERENGETI NATIONAL PARK AND NGORONGORO CRATER. BWINDI IMPENETRABLE NATIONAL PARK IS THE HOME OF THE BIGGEST CONCENTRATION OF WILD GORILLAS IN UGANDA. TARANGIRE IS THE HOME OF THE ELEPHANTS AND BAOBAB TREES AND IF YOU ARE LUCKY YOU MIGHT AS WELL SPOT SOME CATS. LAKE MANYARA IS KNOWN FOR THE TREE CLIMBING LIONS AND THE BEAUTIFUL LAKE AND LUSHES ENVIRONMENT. SERENGETI IS KNOWN FOR IT'S BIG CATS AND THE GREAT MIGRATION, WHICH YOU MIGHT BE ABLE TO SPOT DURING CERTAIN TIMES OF THE YEAR, THE NGORONGORO CRATER IS ONE OF THE MOST UNIQUE PLACES ON EARTH WHEN IT COMES TO WILDLIFE. NO OTHER PLACE HAS AS MANY ANIMALS CONCENTRATED IN SUCH A SMALL AREA. FROM ELEPHANTS TO LIONS, HIPPOS TO THE RHINO AND FLAMINGOES TO MONKEYS, THE CRATER IS JUST STUNNING. YOU WILL BE SERVED WITH OUR SIGNATURE WARM LUNCH IN A BEAUTIFUL SCENERY IN ALL PARKS.
Best Time to VisitJune to September (General wildlife viewing is best)
ALL JOURNEYS ARE SAMPLE ITINERARIES WHICH WILL BE CUSTOMIZED TO YOUR NEEDS AND PREFERENCES. PRICES ARE INDICATION PRICES FOR AN ADULT ON SHARING BASIS IN A JOURNEY GROUP OF 4 SHARING A CAR. ACTIVITIES, EXTENSIONS OR SPECIAL EXPERIENCES CAN BE ALL ARRANGED ACCORDINGLY.
PRICING BASED ON ACCOMMODATION LEVELS:
PER PERSON TWO SHARING
BASED ON 4PAX FROM:
BRONZE ON REQUEST
SILVER ON REQUEST
GOLD ON REQUEST
PLATINUM ON REQUEST
R86 EMERALD VIP CLUB
PRICING ON REQUEST
*All journey prices are per person based on double occupancy or single occupancy unless otherwise noted, are subject to change without notice and do not include airfare. Prices according to low season. Optional activities are at an additional cost. All prices and fares are quoted in U.S. dollars.
MIN AGE 4+
SUITABILITY - ALL INTENSITIES
PRIVAT OR BUBBLE JOURNEY
DEPARTURE ANY DATE
BEST TRAVEL SEASON: JUNE - SEPT
HIGH SEASON: 23 JAN - 29 MARCH
JOURNEY TYPE: PRIVATE GUIDED TOUR
JOURNEY THEME: CULTURAL IMPRESSION
GORILLAS HERE WE COME
After breakfast, you will be picked up and taken to the airport for your flight to Bwindi impenetrable national park. You will be welcomed by your guide and head to your lodge. In the afternoon you can choose to relax at the lodge or visit the Batwa community which will welcome you to their community and their daily lives. You will dance with them and learn more about their culture which will leave you amazed. In the late afternoon, you will head back to your lodge for dinner and overnight.
MEET THE GORILLAS
After an early breakfast, you will head to the headquarters for a safety briefing and the do's and dont's during your trekking. Your gorilla trekking will start immediately after the briefing. This is a memorable and amazing experience watching the mountain gorillas feed, play around and also do their day to day activities. The trekking can take 2 - 8 hours since it's location-dependent and movement of the gorillas. Once you meet the gorillas you will spend an hour with the gorilla family to take all the pictures you want and afterwards, head back to the headquarters to pick up your certificate and head back to your lodge.
ENROUTE TO TANZANIA
After breakfast, you will depart to the airstrip for your departure flight to Entebbe from which you will connect your international flight to Tanzania. Upon arrival in Tanzania, you will be met by our representative and be taken to your hotel for a relaxed evening.
ELEPHANT AND BAOBAB HAVEN IN TARANGIRE NP
The journey to Tarangire national park will depart in the morning. Upon arrival in the park, you will start looking for your first animals, it probably won't take you long before you spot the first wildlife. After a short game drive, you will head to the picnic area for a warm lunch while enjoying the view of the Tarangire River. After lunch, you will proceed with your game drive and you will be able to tick off more animals of your list. A day in elephant paradise is coming to an end and you are heading to your accommodation for overnight and dinner.
ENROUTE TO SERENGETI
After breakfast, you will depart to one of the most famous wildlife areas in the world, Serengeti national park. The big cats are concentrated mostly near the central area and encountering these great cats is a real thrill. After an afternoon game drive and our signature lunch inside the park boundaries, you will head back to your accommodation where you can hear the sounds of the animals from your room.
DAY 6 & 7
CHASING THE GREAT MIGRATION
Today you will explore the plains of the Serengeti and chase the great migration. Whether you would like to go for early morning and afternoon safari or a full day spend on the savannah, you will hopefully be able to spot the great migration.
SERENGETI; THE GREAT SAVANNAH PLAINS
Today you will explore the plains of the Serengeti and head back to central Serengeti. You will enjoy the beautiful landscapes while heading towards the central area of Serengeti.
A MORNING IN SERENGETI
An early morning rise in Serengeti is one of those things you will probably never forget and totally worth it. Animals are just waking up and you might spot some amazing wildlife and the light is just perfect for that perfect shot. In the afternoon you will head to Ngorongoro crater for your overnight stay.
NGORONGORO CRATER - AFRICA'S GARDEN OF EDEN
Early in the morning, you will descend down the crater for a wonderful safari experience. Different wildlife will be awaiting you in the different landscapes in the crater. A warm lunch in a memorable setting and enjoying the view. The crater is home to many animals, such as antelope, hyenas, hippos, lions, flamingoes and more. A real bucket list destination. In the afternoon you will head back to Arusha or the airport for your departure flight.
All relevant Government taxes
Water in the vehicle for all overland sectors
Services of a qualified English-speaking Driver Guide
Meals as showed in the itinerary
Accommodation as shown in the itinerary
Arrival and departure airport transfers
Flight Ticket Fare
Tips while on the safari
Language guide service (Mandarin, Cantonese, French, Spanish, German)
- Add ons activities
- Add ons services
- Add ons extensions
- add on domestic flights
Others not mentioned in the safari Itinerary
mandatory flying doctors insurance