Karibu Tanzania! We hope you have a wonderful stay in Africa’. Home to Mt. Kilimanjaro, the Serengeti, and Ngorongoro, Tanzania covers an area of 365,756 square miles and is home to approximately 51.82 million people.
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Enriching Adventure, Karibu
Upon arrival at Kilimanjaro Airport (JRO), you will be greeted and picked up by your El Mundo Safaris Driver Guide, and transferred to your hotel accommodation on the slopes of Mount Kilimanjaro.
Day 01: Arrive
Date : 01/11/2023
Iliboru Safari Lodge
Arrival Terminal: Main
Karibu Tanzania, East Africa.
Upon arrival and passing through immigration and customs you will meet and greet by your El Mundo guide and proceed to the hotel. El Mundo driver will pick you up and proceed to the hotel.
Iliboru Safari Lodge
Transity Time: 1hr
Nestled on the lower slopes of majestic Mt. Meru, the legendary Ilboru Safari Lodge has been welcoming mountain climbers and safari travelers to northern Tanzania for decades. Ideally located between the northern safari circuit and Mt Kilimanjaro, this beautiful Swahili sanctuary is set on a five acre plot , tucked away beneath ancient trees on the outskirts of Arusha town.
Day 2: Tarangire National Park
Date : 01/12/2023
Time: 6-7 hours | Distance: 200 km | Altitude Loss: 800m
Enjoy the crispy mountain morning as today we will descend down in the savannah. After relaxing breakfast, start Tarangire National Park
We start a late-game drive inside the Tarangire National Park. Here you will have the opportunity to see the most magnificent herds of African elephants against the backdrop of a beautiful savannah environment of majestic baobab trees, which are beautifully bare in the dry season, and lush green in the wet season. Tarangire’s spectacular natural beauty and diversity are supported by the Tarangire River, which provides water throughout the year. Wildlife here includes Giraffe, Impala, Zebra, Buffaloes, Kudu, Hyena, Baboons, Cheetah, Leopards, Lions, etc.
Osupuko Tarangire Lodge.
Later in the day drive to Tarangire National Park where we will check in Osupuko Lodge.
Enjoy a relaxing dinner, rest & overnight stay at Osupuko Tarangire Lodge.
“Tarangire Osupuko Lodge cottages are built in a well refined Maasai huts design with all en-suite. They are built in round huts with very big windows for your spectacular views of the grazing wild animals in Tarangire National Park.”
Date : 01/13/2023
We depart the lodge after breakfast. We continue exploring and enjoy the immense abundance of wildlife in their pristine environment. You have the option to go back to the camp for a hot lunch at midday.
In the evening you have the option to take a guided walk through Maasai village. Guided with local Maasai learn and how they live in the savannah.
Dinner overnight at Osupuko Lodge.
Day 4 : Maasai
Date : 01/14/2023
Today will be a good day to relax at the lodge. You can opt to take a morning or evening guided walk or explore Maasai kraal (household)
Themed around traditionally circular African houses with conical roofs, and decorated with examples of Africa’s rich tapestry of artistic traditions by way of rich woodcarvings and sculptures, the lodge harmonizes perfectly with its dramatic surroundings. But the drama does not just stop with the great outdoors: it also flows through the split level interiors of the main building which all offer an unsurpassed generosity of space while somehow managing to combine an almost magically welcoming ambiance of both warmth and coziness.
Osupuko Safaris Lodge
Day 5: Ngorongoro
Date : 01/13/2023
Ngorongoro Serena Lodge
Today we depart early morning, ready to experience the magnificent wildlife in Tanzania’s richest game parks; Serengeti National Park and the Ngorongoro Crater, two of Tanzania’s most important protected areas, and world-famous national parks.
Tanzania’s prehistoric Ngorongoro Crater, a UNESCO World Heritage Site known as the Eighth Wonder of the World, has yawned heavenward for millennia. Deep within its immense walls is a breath-taking blue-green landscape dotted with plains, lakes and forests; an eerie, otherworldly “land that time forgot” thick with massive bull elephants, rhinos, wildebeests and the highest concentration of lions in Africa.
Day 6: Serengeti National Park
Date : 01/14/2023
Today we venture deep into the Serengeti in safari vehicles, heading for kopje country, where dramatic granite boulders poke out of the savanna.
Check in at Nyumbani for evening sun set cocktail followed with dinner and overnight.
"Nyumbani, the Swahili word for “home,” reveals a deeper meaning as the name of our luxury camp in the Serengeti. After an unforgettable day of an exciting game drive in the Seronera plains, it is our pleasure to welcome you to your home away from home. Savor the magic of safari life and our welcoming oasis where earth meets sky in boundless space. Dine-in an atmosphere of personalized comfort while surrounded by nature’s limitless grandeur. Drift into a restful sleep with the gently hypnotic sounds of the African night."
Day 7: Serengeti National Park
Date : 01/15/2023
We have the option to start your day early in the morning depart with a packed breakfast. You can enjoy game viewing in the morning as they are most active. Return to the camp for lunch and siesta before evening game drive when the sun starts to get down and animals resume activities.
Dinner and overnight at Nyumbani
Day 8: Serengeti Natio nal Park
Date : 01/18/2023
Our to tented camp, located in an area with a high concentration of wildlife in the midst of thousands of wildebeest during the annual migration*, or in the savanna woodlands, home to a rich variety of wildlife species, including cheetah, leopard, giraffe, buffalo, and vervet monkey. On game drives, observe the legendary creatures of the Serengeti.
Dinner and overnight at Nyumbani
Day 9: Departure
Date : 01/19/2023
We hope that you had a great and memorable moment with us. Today is the transfer from Serengeti to Arusha via Ngorongoro Crater. Today you have also chance to shop for gift to bring home. Later in the evening, we will transfer you to Kilimanjaro international airport back home.
- Accommodation whilst on safari in the above mentioned
- Private professional safari guides
- Private 4 x 4 safari jeep with pop up roof/open for game viewing
- Transfers in both directions between the Airports
- Park fees
- On safari – Vehicles equipped with ice chest with mineral water, soft drinks (beers and wine when available), wildlife guidebook.
- Government taxes, VAT and service charges relating to accommodation and included meals
- Accommodations Based on Double Sharing/Single Occupancy
- Personal Expenses not mentioned above.
- Meals not listed above
- Fees for Passport, Visa, or Immunizations
- Meals and Expenses en Route to South Africa
- Cost of Hospitalization or Evacuation
- Flights (International)
- Gratitude (Tip)
********Travel Insurance Highly Recommended********Please note: El Mundo Safaris (EMS) will attempt to adhere to this itinerary as much as possible. Any unforeseeable changes in fees, such as fuel surcharges, increased park fees or other fees that are out of EMS control, will be the responsibility of the guest. Some conditions (political, climatic, environmental, cultural, or wildlife migrations) may also necessitate changes in the itinerary. EMS reserves the right to alter any itinerary at any time, if necessary. We will attempt to notify participants of changes as far in advance as possible. Costs incurred by such changes will be the responsibility of the participant
********Travel Insurance Highly Recommended******** Please note: El Mundo Safaris (EMS) will attempt to adhere to this itinerary as much as possible. Any unforeseeable changes in fees, such as fuel surcharges, increased park fees or other fees that are out of EMS control, will be the responsibility of the guest. Some conditions (political, climatic, environmental, cultural, or wildlife migrations) may also necessitate changes in the itinerary. EMS reserves the right to alter any itinerary at any time, if necessary. We will attempt to notify participants of changes as far in advance as possible. Costs incurred by such changes will be the responsibility of the participant
As a guideline for tipping your guide, you can leave from 15-55 USD per traveler per day. Tipping is usually done at the end of your safari. Most lodges and camps have a tip box; you can tip the staff individually, place a tip for all the staff in the box or do both.
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From 1 June 2019, Tanzania is implementing a ban on all plastic carrier bags, and visitors to Tanzania are advised to avoid carrying plastic carrier bags, or packing plastic carrier bags in their luggage.