Ultimate Tanzania Safari & Beach Honeymoon
12 Days/11 Nights
A carefully designed itinerary that takes in the best accommodation that Tanzania has to offer. While on safari your accommodation is authentically African inspired with impeccable world class service. Relax and enjoy African hospitality at its best after a long days game drive. Upon concluding your safari you will fly to the spice island of Zanzibar where you will stay at Kilindi. A spectacular resort where you can enjoy your own private plunge pool and butler service. The resort is private, intimate and nothing short of breathtaking in its beauty.
- Tarangire National Park
- Ngorongoro Crater
- Serengeti National Park
- World Class Game Viewing
- Olduvai Gorge Archaeological Museum
- Maasai Boma Visit
- Hore Riding at The Manor
- Loads of Optional Activities
- Dhow Cruises
- Spice Plantation Tour
- Coffee Plantation Tour
Safari at a Glance
Day 1: Arusha
On arrival at the airport you will be personally met and escorted by one of the SafariHQ guides to your luxury accommodation at the Arusha Coffee Lodge. Guests can choose to laze around the pool, enjoy a sundowner at the Safari Bar, un-wind after a delectable meal in the lounge with a good liqueur and a fireside chat, or the more adventurous may head to the local arts and crafts market to purchase some of the local handicrafts and enjoy a dinner African style in one of the Arusha towns eateries.
Day 2 & 3: Tarangire National Park
After breakfast we will depart for Tarangire National Park, where you will spend two nights. Enjoy a game drive en-route to your luxury accommodation at Tarangire Treetops. Upon arrival you will get a chance to freshen up before enjoying a hot lunch. Enjoy an afternoon game drive in the Tarangire National Park. The park owes its name to the perennial Tarangire River that meanders through the varied landscape. Photographic opportunities abound when the many mammals of the park make their way to the water to drink. You may be lucky enough to encounter a herd of elephants frolicking in the mud and coating themselves to protect their skin from the sun, or giraffes reaching high into the acacia trees for a feed. In the late afternoon you will return to your sumptuous accommodation at Tarangire Treetops to enjoy a sundowner while taking in the many colours of the setting sun over the Tarangire landscape. For the adventurous you may opt to partake in a night game drive to observe Africa at night.
Day 4: Ngorongoro Conservation Area
This morning you will enjoy a game drive through Tarangire National Park en-route to the picturesque Ngorongoro Conservation Area. Perched on an elevated crest of the Ngorongoro highlands, with sunlight gleaming off its stately whitewashed buildings, lays the simply bewildering estate known as The Manor. Relax and enjoy a hot lunch at the lodge. In the afternoon you can choose to enjoy an afternoon game drive to Lake Manyara National Park, visit Mto wa Mbu Village, or enjoy horse riding at The Manor.
Day 5: Ngorongoro Crater
Today you will enjoy a full day of action packed game driving in the world famous Ngorongoro Crater. The Crater is a world heritage site and the world’s largest intact volcanic caldera and is commonly referred to as the 8th wonder of the world. The 2,000 feet high walls of the approximately 10 mile wide crater create a natural amphitheatre for the densest populations of large animals anywhere in the world. It is a microcosm of the African safari experience and in one day it is possible to see a staggering array of wildlife including all the big carnivores. With abundant and easily accessible wildlife the Ngorongoro Crater is truly awe inspiring with a strikingly majestic and sublime landscape. You will return to The Manor for evening cocktails and a sumptuous dinner.
Day 6: Serengeti National Park
Today, we will make our way to the world famous Serengeti National Park and your luxury accommodation for the next 2 nights at Serengeti Migration Camp. En-route we will visit a Maasai Boma, where you learn about their proud and fascinating culture. We will also visit Olduvai Gorge, the archaelological site also known as ‘The Cradle of Mankind’. The Serengeti is characterised by spectacularly abundant concentrations of wildlife, stunningly beautiful landscapes and vast pristine areas make the Serengeti one of the most exciting parks to visit in Africa.
Day 7: Serengeti National Park
Spend a full day exploring the vast Serengeti plains. You will rise early to enjoy an early morning game drive. At sunrise you may encounter animals grazing in the beautiful light of sunrise and predators may still be busy hunting before retiring to rest for the day. Sunrise on the Serengeti is not to be missed and extraordinary photographic opportunities will abound at this magical time of day. You have the option to return to your accommodation for a hot lunch or to opt for a packed lunch which can be enjoyed at one of the various picnic sites found in the Serengeti. After lunch you will continue on a game drive. Around the time of dusk be on the lookout for lion. Cheetah can also be spotted on the plains in the early morning and late afternoon when temperatures are not too high. They rely on daylight and speed to catch their prey. Hippo pods can be seen in the bigger pools and rivers while crocodiles can be seen sunning themselves on the riverbanks. You will return to Serengeti Migration Camp in time to enjoy a sundowner before your evening meal.
Day 8: Zanzibar
After an early breakfast you will explore the banks of the Grumeti River on a guided game walk before heading off with a packed lunch on your last game drive en-route to the Seronera airstrip for your flight to Zanzibar. You will be greeted at the airport and transferred to your luxury accommodation Kilindi. Zanzibar is characterized by dhows drifting along the translucent turquiose sea and the murmur of the fisherman as they haul in their daily catch, the sights and sounds of Zanzibar are a feast for the sense to absorb.
Days 9 - 11: Zanzibar
Enjoy the next few days relaxing and indulging in all that Kilindi has to offer. Zanzibar is an island of tranquility and great natural beauty and take your time to indulge in all that it has to offer. There are many activities such as diving, snorkelling and deep sea fishing. Or, you may choose to enjoy a sunset sail by dhow whilst sipping a glass of wine.
Day 12: Zanzibar to Airport
Cost and Availability
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- Prices are in $USD
- Prices based on twin share
- Airport transfers
- All meals & drinks while on safari
- Game drives in 4×4 safari vehicle
- National Park fees
What's Not Included?
- Flights from Serengeti to Zanzibar
- International flights
- Tips for guides and safari staff
- Champagne, cellar wines, cognacs & malt whiskeys
- Easter, Christmas & New Years supplements may apply