Instead of preparing multiple day itineraries, KARIBU KARATU TANZANIA - KKT, have prepared a standard itinerary which essentially covers the highlights of the Northern Parks within a minimum time frame. We appreciate that everyone has a different criteria for a holiday, consequently we are asking you the guest to convey to our experts your preferences and available time frame to allow us to customize your safari.
Day 1 – Arrive at Kilimanjaro Airport. Collect and transport to overnight accommodation in Arusha. Free time for orientation and briefing by guide.
Day 2 – Morning drive to Tarangire National park arriving late morning. Enjoy lunch box in Park before afternoon game drive. The Park is famous for ancient baobob trees and large herds of elephants. Late afternoon drive to Karatu, outside the gate of the Ngorogoro Conservation Area. Overnight in Karatu.
Day 3 – Leave Karatu and enter Ngorogoro Conservation Area and proceed around the crater directly to Serengeti National Park. After lunch, transit directly via afternoon game drive to centrally located Seronera. Overnight in Seronera.
Day 4 – Full day game drive in the Central Serengetti experiencing the rich array of resident animals and birds. Overnight in Seronera.
Day 5 – Retrace our steps back to the Ngorogoro Conservation Area via a game drive through the Serengeti and enter the world famous Ngorogoro Crater. Enjoy lunch inside the crater, one of the most picturesque locations in Africa. In the afternoon, experience a game drive amongst one of the highest densities of wildlife in Africa. Exit the Crater and Conservation Area and overnight in Karatu.
Day 6 – After an early morning breakfast wander through the local coffee plantation, before proceeding back in the direction of Arusha, stopping for shopping on the way. On arrival, you can either overnight or proceed directly to your connecting flight. ( Accommodation for this final night is optional depending on your ongoing travel arrangements and is not included in the price)
Bird watchers at Lake Manyara National Park can expect to see over 100 species of birds in one day, apart from the abundant animals. An extra bonus of a night game drive to see the nocturnal animals is also available. Overnight at Mto wa Mbu
Arusha National Park provides spectacular scenery and a perfect location to wind up or wind down, whichever is appropriate, before or after your safari. A game drive or a hike with the “plains” wildlife in the region of Lake Momela is a truly rewarding experience. Overnight in Arusha Town.
50km from Karatu is the uniquely beautiful Lake Eyasi the home of the indigenous Hadzabe and Datoga bushmen. Spend time learning the ancient hunting techniques and the local cultural practices. Relax and watch the sun set across the Great Rift Valley. Overnight at Lake Eyasi.
See for yourself the site of your earliest ancestors, which was discovered by Mary Leaky in 1959. Today a museum dedicated to earliest man and his evolution, sits on the rim of the gorge. Excavations are still ongoing. Located 6km from the Ngorogoro/Serengeti Road.
Flamingos, flamingos and flamingos – During the months of June to December more than 3.000.000 flamingos gather in this alkaline lake for breeding purposes providing unlimited opportunities for a "photo safari". Situated 25km from Ol Doinyo Lengai, the only active volcano in the crater highlands, it is also the starting point for treks and ascents of the mountain. Overnight in Lake Natron
Rise with the animals before breakfast over the Serengeti and treat yourself to an experience of a lifetime culminating in a "champagne bush breakfast". Experience can be integrated into your selected itinerary.
Experience of the wildlife in the Serengeti/ Ngorogoro Conservation Area would not be complete without a visit to a “Masai Boma” Understand the co-habitation of the Masai people with the local wildlife, a truly unique situation in Africa. Consult our experts at the time of finalizing itinerary.
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SSR * - Single supplement rate for non sharing person.
Children Rates – Discounted rates apply for children 14 years and younger upon application.
Rates for Semi/Luxury Lodges - Available on application
Rates for Clubs/Groups > 10 persons – Available on application.
Separate rates for individuals to make up groups