15 DAY ZANZIBAR HOLIDAY

15 DAY ZANZIBAR BEACH HOLIDAY

Tour Name: ULTIMATE TANZANIA

Duration 15 days: Kilimanjaro, Wildlife Safari and 5 in Zanzibar

This is an example itinerary of the kind of trip you can have. We will work closely with you to develop an itinerary specifically for you.

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Highlights

  1. Kilimanjaro climb by Machame route,
  2. On Safari – Ngorongoro Crater, Serengeti ParkIn
  3. Zanzibar Beach – white sands

Accommodation

  1. Kilimanjaro – In Mountain 2 person tent
  2. Safari – In Lodge or Camping
  3. Zanzibar – In Resorts or Hotels

Kilimanjaro Hike Non-technical Climb Kilimanjaro Guide Over 300 successful summit climbs as a guide with excellent performances. Kilimanjaro Porter Average of 3 porters per person. Baggage allowance – 15kgs per climber Meals Full board – Packed Lunch(L), Dinner(D), Bed and Breakfast(BB), whilst in Kilimanjaro Park ( Meals included: follow day to day trip details ) Departure Days Monday, Wednesday and SaturdayClimbing Dates: ( subject to availability of Climbing permit )

DAY ITINERARY GETTING TO ARUSHA

Optional We can arrange any of the following road or flight transfers: by scheduled flight Arrival Kilimanjaro Airport – 45minutes shuttle road transfer.

Day 1 Arusha Trip Begin Arusha:

Arusha arrival- BBArrival Arusha, transfer ( within city center ) to your overnight place.Accommodation at Arusha.Meals included: none

Day 2 Machame Arusha to Machame

1280m to 3100m1hr30minutes, drive transfer Arusha to Machame gate, 5-7hrs hike,18kms to Machame campsiteMeals included: breakfast, packed lunch and dinnerVegetation: Montane forest

Day 3 Shira Machame to Shira

3100m to 3840m4-6hrs hike, 9kms to Shira campsiteMeals included: breakfast, packed lunch and dinner Vegetation: Moorland

Day 4 Barranco Shira to Barranco FB

3840m to 3860m6-7hrs hike higher to 4630, then descend, 15kms to Barranco campsiteMeals included: breakfast, packed lunch and dinnerVegetation: Semi-desert Option – extra day atKaranga Valley BARRANCO TO KARANGA – 3860m to 4200m 4hrs hike, 7kms to Karanga Vally campsiteFollowing day: KARANGA TO BARAFU – 4200m to 4600m4hrs hike, 6kms to Barafu campsite Meals included: breakfast, packed lunch and dinnerVegetation: Alphine desert

Day 5 Barafu Barranco to Barafu

3860m to 4600mToday we descend into the Gorge, then climb the eastern wall with views of the ice fields, we continue trek up through the Karanga Valley and up the lava ridge. 7-8hrs hike, 13kms to Barafu campsite Meals included: breakfast, packed lunch and dinnerVegetation: Alphine desert

Day 6 Mweka Barafu to Summit

4600m to 5895mJust after midnight we begin the summit attempt, pass between the Rebmann and Tarzel glaciers to the rim at Stella Point, finally the summit at Uhuru Peak (highest point on Africa)Trekking time: 5hrs Mid-night hike to Stella point to experience sunrise, another 1-2hrs to Summit, total 7kms to SummitVegetation: snow scree and ice-capped summit. DESCEND – SUMMIT TO MWEKA – 5895m to 3100mafter summit, 4-5hrs descend, 23kms to Mweka Campsite Meals included: breakfast, light brunch at Bafaru and dinner

Day 7 Arusha Mweka to Arusha

3100m to 1280m3-4hrs descend, 15kms to Park entrance, and later 2hrs shuttle road transfer at 12:00 to Arusha.Accommodation at: ArushaMeals included: breakfast and packed lunch

Day 8 Ngorongoro Safari Part Begin Ngorongoro Crater

8.30AM drive( about 3hr30 ), enter the Ngorongoro Conservation Area, have your first glance of the fanstastic view of the Ngorongoro Crater at the view site, continue descent onto the crater floor, game drive on the crater floor. This is the only Park where, Black Rhino could be spotted. packed lunch at a picnic site. Accommodation at NgorongoroMeals included: breakfast, packed lunch and dinner Ngorongoro Highlands Estate: Tanzania Ric LodgeLodge: Ngorongoro Serena LodgeTented: Kirurumu Ngorongoro CampLodge: Ngorongoro Sopa Lodge

Day 9 Serengeti

After breakfast, drive past the rim of the crater and descend to Olduvai Gorge, visit Museum, before you arrive at Naabi Park gate, ( Naabi Park gate is the border between Ngorongoro Conservation area and Serengeti National Park ), here you will have a possibility of doing a short 45minutes designated Nature Trail Walk on the Slopes of Naabi hill. You will enter Serengeti National Park and game-drive enroute to and lunch. A further afternoon game drive in Serengeti National Park Before 6pm you will return to our lodge. Accommodation at SerengetiMeals included: breakfast, packed lunch and dinnerTented: Savannah Tented Camp Luxury: Kusini Tented CampTented: Kirurumu Tented Camp Lodge: Seronera Wildlife LodgeCentral Serengeti: Serena LodgeCentral Serengeti: Serengeti Sopa LodgeTented Serengeti: Kati Kati Tented

Day 10 Serengeti

AM and PM game drive of Serengeti National Park ( lunch or Packed lunch, as game drives times will depend on where the cats can be best spotted ). ( usually game drives are either from 6.30am to 8.30am and 3pm to 6pm or a full day from 8am to 5pm with packed lunch breaks at designated picnic sites in the park where toilet facilities are available ). Accommodation at SerengetiMeals included: breakfast, lunch or packed lunch and dinner Tented: Savannah Tented Camp Luxury: Kusini Tented CampTented: Kirurumu Tented Camp Lodge: Seronera Wildlife LodgeCentral Serengeti: Serena LodgeCentral Serengeti: Serengeti Sopa LodgeTented Serengeti: Kati Kati Tented Fly Serengeti to Zanzibar

 

DAY 11/12/13 ( 3 NIGHTS ) FLY SERENGETI TO ZANZIBAR

Day 11:

After breakfast, we drive to Serengeti Airstrip for our schedule flight from Serengeti Airstrip to Zanzibar Airport (inlcuded) Arrival road transfer from Zanzibar Airport to Zanzibar Beach Resort on beautiful Sunny and White Sand Beach.Accommodation: Three nights at Zanzibar Beach Resort ( on the North or East Coast )Meal Included: breakfast and dinner.

 

Day 14 Zanzibar Town Zanzibar Stone Town;

AM transfer from Zanzibar Beach Hotel to Zanzibar Stone TownAccommodation at: Zanzibar City Meals included: breakfast. 

Day 15 Zanzibar Airport Departure Zanzibar Airport

Airport departure road transfer from your Hotel in Zanzibar city to Zanzibar Airport. 

Accommodation

  1. Meals Included: breakfast.
  2. Departure from Arusha Optional
  3. We can arrange any of the following road or flight transfers:
  4. Depart to Nairobi Airport/City- Shuttle road transfer at 8am or 2pm, or 1 hour scheduled flight
  5. Depart to Kilimanjaro Airport – 45minutes shuttle road transfer or by flight
  6. Depart to Dar es salaam Airport: 1-2 hours flight or Public Bus – 8hr30minute drive
  7. Depart to Mombasa Airport – by I hour flight or 6hrs road transfer
  8. Depart to Kampala Airport – 2 hours flight
  9. Depart to Ruaha, Selous, Pemba, Mafia, Mwanza, Kigoma etc