Wonder at the vast magnificence of Lake Victoria, get up close and personal with the wildlife in Serengeti and let Rubondo Island National Park take your breath away! This private Tanzania trip will cast a spell on you while you rest your head at beautiful and luxurious accommodations.
Nestled at the base of the Great Rift Valley escarpment, Lake Manyara National Park is stunningly beautiful. Further on, the Ngorongoro Crater has one of the highest wildlife densities on earth.
Game drive in Manyara National Park Witness tree climbing lions, a rare sight if ever there was one, at northern Tanzania’s Manyara National Park. Manyara National Park occupies a vast area, spread over 330 square kilometers, and has a lake covering 200 square kilometers of this area. Explore the landscape and the rich flora and fauna at the park. Marvel at the African elephant, a zebra, or a majestic cheetah in pursuit of prey. Also train your sights on giraffes, impalas, baboons, buffaloes and monkeys. Observe flamingos, hippos and crocodiles at the lake habitat. Enjoy some bird watching and catch cormorants and storks in flight. The months between July and October mark the dry season that is ideal for spotting mammals. Visit between November and June for birdwatching.
Game drive in Ngorongoro Crater Drive down to the Ngorongoro Crater floor, with some of the most fertile and richest grazing grounds in Africa that has in turn engendered one of the highest density of top predators in the continent! Expect some of the best game viewing opportunities here, with herds of zebras, wildebeests, large prides of lions, hyenas and rhinos, among many more animals and birds. Experience breath-taking sightings of massive herds of wildlife set against the volcanic crater and surrounding highlands of Ngorongoro. Enjoy thrilling game drives in this Unesco World Heritage Site, awash in otherworldly aqua shades. Break for a much deserved picnic lunch amid a magical landscape. Relish a generous and scrumptious luncheon spread, before heading back. (Half Day; Time of Day: Morning; Meal included: Picnic lunch; Fitness Level: Easy; Please bring sunscreen, sunglasses, hats, binoculars and don’t forget your cameras).
With countless predators including lion, cheetah, leopard, more than two million wildebeest, half a million Thomson’s gazelle, and a quarter of a million zebra, the Serengeti has the greatest concentration of wildlife on our planet.
Ubuntu Migration Camp: Game drives Explore the stunning beauty, diverse landscapes and amazing wildlife of the Serengeti on morning, afternoon and full day game drives.
Sayari Camp: Game drives Explore the stunning beauty, diverse landscapes and amazing wildlife of the Serengeti on morning, afternoon and full day game drives.
Visit the source of the mighty Nile! Lake Victoria, the second largest freshwater lake in the world, offers you a welcome contrast to game viewing.
Rubondo Island Camp: Game drives, nature walks, boat excursions, kayaking, fishing Discover the treasures of Rubondo Island! Visit Africa’s largest island-based national park for an intimate wildlife experience. The luxuriant archipelago boasts diverse habitats and ecosystems, home to myriad creatures. Accompanied by seasoned rangers, head out on forest drives or nature walks to discover the astonishing flora and fauna inhabiting the island. Break for delicious picnic style lunches in scenic locations around camp. On your excursions through equatorial forests, shallow waters and papyrus swamps, observe colobus monkeys, otters, crocodiles, hippos, elephants, giraffes, and sitatungas among others. Hang around with wild primates during the Chimpanzee Habituation Experience. Binocular in hand, embark on boat safaris around Rubondo Island to observe a profusion of bird and micro life. Take guided canoe trips to access hidden coves and backwaters showcasing a different facet of the island. Go fly-fishing and angling in the pristine waters to reel in the famous Nile perch. Set sail on traditional dhow boats to experience a beautiful sunset cruise on Lake Victoria!
Mount Kilimanjaro is the crown of Tanzania. With an altitude of 19,340 feet, it is the highest peak in Africa, the highest freestanding mountain in the world, and one of the largest volcanoes.
Price & Inclusions
Option 1 From $ 10,090 /person
Option 2 From $ 14,390 /person
Prices are in USD and exclude international flights. This trip price is based on low season rates for accommodation and other applicable services, and may change depending on availability, currency fluctuations and number of people traveling together. For high season prices, please contact us with your exact travel dates and preferences.
Accommodation in one double room for 10 days / 9 nights.
Meals as indicated
Economy flights for all sectors :
Manyara & Ngorongoro – Northern Serengeti
Northern Serengeti – Rubondo Island
Rubondo Island – Arusha
All activities as listed :
Manyara & Ngorongoro: Game drive in Manyara National Park
Manyara & Ngorongoro: Game drive in Ngorongoro Crater
Northern Serengeti: Ubuntu Migration Camp: Game drives
Northern Serengeti: Sayari Camp: Game drives
Rubondo Island: Rubondo Island Camp: Game drives, nature walks, boat excursions, kayaking, fishing
Game drives in high quality and well maintained safari vehicle with professional English-speaking driver-guide. In case the game drives are booked through your lodge/camp, they will be shared with other guests with a maximum of 6 guests in the vehicle and guaranteed window seat for all guests.
Flying Doctors emergency evacuation cover.
All national park and conservation fees as per your itinerary
All airport and hotel transfers as indicated above
Your Trip Coordinator: a 24/7 point of contact, supporting you during your trip
Welcome kit including all important documents and information regarding your itinerary
Fees and taxes
What our guests say about this trip
This was a once in a lifetime experience for me and my 16-year-old daughter.