This tour focuses on northern Tanzania and
the group of national parks which form one
of the most impressive safari areas in Africa.
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Fly to Arusha via Amsterdam. Transfer to Onsea
House for 1 night. (N)
Drive in a 4x4 vehicle to Tarangire National Park.
Full-day wildlife viewing. Stay 2 nights at Olivers
Camp. (B, L, D)
Safari activities in Tarangire. (B, L, D)
Drive to Karatu via a safari drive in Lake Manyara
National Park. Stay 2 nights at Plantation Lodge. (B, L, D)
Safari drive in the Ngorongoro Crater, Masai
village visit and picnic lunch. (B, L, D)
Transfer to Lake Manyara airstrip and fly to Lobo
airstrip. Stay 3 nights at Dunia Camp. Daily safari activities. (B, L, D)
Fly to Arusha. Short city tour and day room
available at Arusha Coffee Lodge. Afternoon
flight to London via Nairobi. (B, L) Early morning
arrival in London the next day. (N)
As per itinerary - B: Breakfast, L: Lunch, D: Dinner, N: No meals.
First built in 1927 by an American coffee farmer, The Arusha Coffee Lodge is the first five star property in Arusha, and is set in beautifully landscaped gardens, with sweeping views over a working coffee estate and Mount Meru. The Lodge has all of the amenities and luxuries for the discerning traveller, and has recently undergone extensive refurbishment. Accommodation includes lodge bedrooms and delightful garden chalets which feature multi-level living areas, with huge balconies and stunning fireplaces. Although the rooms are not air-conditioned, each does have a ceiling fan. All rooms have a coffee interior theme, with a private coffee grinder and in-room percolator, to help experience the true aroma of the coffee estate. The hotel has 2 restaurants (both of which offer buffet and a la carte menus), and 3 bars. There is a heated swimming pool for guests, and there is also access t...
Dunia Camp is a small, semi-permanent camp tucked away in a private location amongst the Moru Kopjes. This is the only area in the Serengeti where the rare black rhino can be found. Game viewing is especially prolific from December through March when the Migration herds pass through. Each of the 7 spacious tents features an en-suite bathroom and private veranda overlooking the impressive kopjes and the open grass...
Oliver's Camp is situated in the south western part of Tarangire National Park. This 20-bedded camp overlooks the wildlife migration routes. Every tent has beautifully made local furniture and is decorated with dried flowers and African cloth; each has its own private shower and toilet tent attached at the rear. Oliver's Camp is traditional in style, yet very comfortable. Safaris are led by trained guides in open vehicles. The emphasis is on slowing down and having a relaxed in-depth natural history experience with well-informed wildlife...
Plantation Lodge is situated roughly halfway between Lake Manyara and the Ngorongoro Crater. More of a country retreat than a bush lodge, it has chic decor throughout, with exposed dark hardwoods contrasting with the interesting ornaments and photographs displayed on the cream coloured walls. The 14 rooms, which are all en suite, are simply furnished and surrounded by well-kept and colourful gardens. Each room has a veranda offering peaceful views of avocado and eucalyptus trees. There is also a good sized swimming pool, and most of the kitchens ingredients are grown in the...
Regional air connections are available from within the UK. Please contact your travel consultant for current prices from your nearest city.
We can also arrange flights from overseas, simply give us a call to find out more.
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TTA2016: 8 Nights
The Ngorongoro Crater was once a gigantic volcano, perhaps taller than Kilimanjaro. Today...
The Serengeti is the most famous of Tanzania’s national parks. The name is derived from the Masai...
Only an hour’s easy drive from Arusha, Tarangire is one of Tanzania’s most accessible game parks. Home...