9 Days Rift Valley Adventures

Introduction

The best adventure booked by many, you will travel through the Great Rift Valley to the Northern tour sites of Tanzania for 1 night Engaruka ruins, 2 nights Lake Natron, 1 night Lobo north Serengeti, 2 nights central Serengeti and 1 night in Ngorongoro. You will see small and large mammals including birds and reptiles, accommodation can be at the standard or luxury lodges, luxury Tented camp or budget camping sites. You will enjoy and experience nature, wildlife, the habit, and habitat of the fauna and flora in the natural area, and the formation of the Rift Valley as a result of the movements of the tag-tonic plates.
All our tours start and finish in Arusha town. The nearest International Airport is Kilimanjaro International Airport (45Km from Arusha). Arusha Airport- 10Km from Arusha town. Shuttle/Flight from Nairobi to Arusha can be arranged..

Highlights

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Day 1: Arrive to Tanzania

Arrive in Arusha. Transfer from arrival point to Sakina Campsite for overnight.

Day 2: Arusha – Engaruka

In the morning at 0830 hrs pick up from hotel in Arusha and drive to Engaruka ruins North of Manyara on the Great Rift Valley escapement where you will arrive in time for lunch. Do some walking and enjoy the wonderful scenery of the Rift Valley corridor visit local Maasai Boma Maasai herbalist.
Dinner and overnight in Engaruka Camping  FB

Day 3: Engaruka – Lake Natron via Oldonjolengai.

After breakfast continue with walking in Engaruka and visit to see old irrigation system which were used in the 14th century. Engaruka is the only place in East Africa where Maasai have adapted agriculture at 1300 hrs back to the Camp for hot lunch. After lunch travel along the base of the Great Rift Valley to Lake Natron arriving there in the evening. Walk to the wonderful waterfall a very nice place where many visitors do even take bath in this fall. Dinner and overnight in Lake Natron Camp. FB

Day 4: Full day in Natron.

Breakfast then walk around this beautiful lake where most of time it is covered with pinkish colour of Flamingos. These birds have the habit of producing their own good and breed in this lake thorough explanation about this event. Evening walk again to the waterfall for shower it is very interesting dinner and overnight in your Camp. FB

Day 5: Lake Natron – Lobo/ North Serengeti N.P

After breakfast travel to Lobo North of Serengeti Park crossing the Cliff of the Rift Valley with game drives and lunch enroute. Lobo is where the trails of the Serengeti Wildebeest migration has passed on their coming back to Serengeti from Maasai Mara in Kenya. Dinner and overnight in Lobo Wildlife lodge or Budget Camping. FB.

Day 6: Lobo – Seronera/ Serengeti N.P

Breakfast, then half day game viewing in Lobo area where you will have your hot lunch before you drive back to Seronera the center of Serengeti. Proceed with game viewing around Seronera or Eastwards. Dinner and overnight in Sopa Lodge or Camping. FB

Day 7: Full day full day in Serengeti N.P

Breakfast followed by both morning and afternoon game drives in the park a home to lion, leopard, Elephant, Cheetah, Buffalo, Zebra, Wildebeest, Eland, Wild dog, Gazelles, Crocs and more. Lot of birds includes the Eurasia migrants. Dinner and overnight in Sopa Lodge or Budget Camping. FB

Day 8: Serengeti – Ngorongoro Crater Rim

Wake up at 0600hrs for early morning game drives in Serengeti at 0845hrs back to the lodge/ Camp for breakfast. Then check out and drive with lunch and game viewing enroute to Ngorongoro Crater Rim for dinner and overnight in Serena lodge  or Budget Camping. FB

Day 9: Crater tour – Arusha

Wake up early morning for breakfast then at 0600hrs descend into the Crater floor for game drives. All the BIG FIVE Rhino Lion, Leopard, Buffalo and Elephant live in this wonderful caldera, others are Zebra, Hippo, Wildebeest, Hyena and more…Birds includes flamingos on the Soda lake, Geese, Storks, Vultures and more…Your lunch will be served in the picnic site in the Crater at Ngoitoktok swamp a Hippo pool. After lunch proceed with fame viewing while ascending the Crater and drive back to Arusha/ Transfer to Kilimanjaro Airport for your flight back home.

PRICE INCLUDES

1. Transport on 4WD vehicle with the pop-up roof, which enable you to spot wildlife easier.
2. Camping gears (tents, mattresses, chairs, tables, etc)
3. Camping fees Or Lodge fee
4. All meals (breakfast, lunch and dinner)
5. All park fees and Crater fees
6. Professional Driver guide
7. Cook for camping safaris
Disclaimer: All prices are based on $USD and per person sharing. Single Supplements apply.

 

PRICE EXCLUDES:

* Optional excursions not mentioned in the inclusions and/or quoted separately
* International airport(s) departures taxes (if not included in your ticket)

* Expenses of personal nature such as phone calls, internet, laundry etc
* Travel Insurance Cover, Personal or Baggage (Recommended)
* Tourist entry Visa to Tanzania or any other country

* Tips and gratuities to driver guides/lodge/hotel staff
* All other extras not mentioned in the ‘included’
* All alcoholic drinks, wines and spirits

* International Airfares

Zanzibar – Spice Island : 4 Days / 3 Nights

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Arrangements on this exotic East African island allow a choice of accommodations: Zanzibar East Coast Beach (Karafuu Hotel, “Cottage”) or Zanzibar Town (Serena Inn). The package includes airport transfers, domestic flights to Zanzibar and from Zanzibar to Kilimanjaro Airport, breakfast and dinner daily. It is only for relaxation on the beach of beautiful Spice Island of Zanzibar.

Climbing Mount Kilimanjaro, Tanzania; 6 Days/ 5 Nights

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There are a variety of climb routes to reach the snow capped summit of Kilimanjaro. Whether you are a novice or a veteran, the extreme altitude requires preparation from all participants and a reasonable level of fitness. The Package includes climb via Machame route (accommodation in tents) or Marangu route (accommodation in huts), park fees, food, tents, guide and porters salaries, rescue fees but it excludes sleeping bags, hiking sticks and other climbing gears.

Notes:

– Upgrades are available.
– Our Travel consultant will give you detailed information when responding to your enquiry.
. Once we have received your deposit, tour prices are guaranteed.