Meet on arrival at Kilimanjaro Airport. Transfer to Hotel in Arusha for overnight
DAY 2 – ARUSHA TO LAKE MANYARA NATIONAL PARK
Drive from Arusha to Lake Manyara National Park, famous for its elephants, hippos, giraffes, flamingos, and tree-climbing lions. You will have full day game drive here.
DAY 3: LAKE MANYARA NATIONAL PARK
Rise early for a morning game drive, heading to the shores of Lake Manyara to photograph the numerous bird species and other wildlife that congregate here. Visit a coffee plantation this afternoon, and document the coffee production process and the culture of the local people.
DAY 4 – NGORONGORO CRATER
Travel into the Ngorongoro Highlands after breakfast for a very special opportunity to visit with a Maasai community off the beaten path. With your camera in hand, witness an initiation ritual, and learn about this fascinating culture from the village chief and his wives. Capture the spirit of traditional song and dance, and enjoy time to work on portraiture and photographing daily life with these proud people. After lunch, descend 2,000 feet to the base of the Ngorongoro Crater, for a crater tour.
DAY 5 – NGORONGORO CRATER
Return to the crater floor at sunrise for breakfast and a morning photo safari. Take the afternoon to relax and look over your images. Listen to a talk by our WildReality photographer, and ready your camera to catch the sun set over the crater this evening.
DAY 6 – OLDUVAI GORGE/SERENGETI NATIONAL PARK
Drive to the Olduvai Gorge Where Louis and Mary Leakey discovered Homo habilis, one of the earliest members of the human genus. Take a private tour of the site and learn about recent finds before continuing west to Serengeti National Park. This afternoon, drive to our lodge in the central Serengeti, looking for lions, cheetahs, and leopards along the way.
DAY 7 – 8: SERENGETI NATIONAL PARK
Rise early for a morning game drive before drive to the northern Serengeti, and with luck, witness the dramatic river crossings of the wildebeest migration.
DAY 9: SERENGETI/ARUSHA
After a final early morning safari, Drive back to Arusha. Relax at our hotel before transferring to Kilimanjaro International Airport (JRO) to connect with your flight home.
Tour packages are confirmed upon receipt of a 20% deposit on the total cost of the package. Balance payable in full upon arrival or 7 days before arrival. If paid via credit card with a surcharge of 5% or via wire transfer with a surcharge of 4%.
The first installment of 20% deposit for package confirmation can be paid directly from your home country to our bank account via online bank transfer. We do encourage the payment of the remaining balance to be paid seven (7) days before arrival. And if you will face logistical difficulties, you can make an arrangement of balance payment on arrival.
If it happens that you must cancel your safari, we charge half of what you paid at the time of booking, corresponding to 10% of the total package. We refund you the other half (the other 10% of the total package).
Reschedule the Safari is free of charge.
Cancellations and rescheduling must be made via email to WildReality email.
What is included
All meals as listed above
Mineral water, and soft drink during safari
All Airport transfers
Professional English-speaking driver-guide
All National Park fees
Game viewing activities as stated Above
What is not included
International and Local Flights
Travel insurance (Flying doctor insurance available for $25)
Items of personal nature
Tips to Staffs (recommended is 10 -15 dollars per person per day)
What to bring:
Appropriate clothing for Safari: A warm sweater and a light jacket as the nights can be chilly at high altitudes
Towels for showering and Personal hygiene toiletries