12 Days and 11 Nights of a Horse Safari on the majestic Serengeti.
Duration: 12 Days and 11 Nights
Price: Please Contact us about the price of this Itinerary
Day 1: Moshi
Beautiful half day horse riding at the foot of Mount Kilimanjaro. Transfer to Aishi Protea hotel for dinner and overnight.
Day 2: Tarangire National Park
Drive to Tarangire National Park. On the way we will stop for a visit to a coffee plantation and lunch.
Tarangire is well known for its large elephant population. We will arrive on time for a late afternoon game drive.
Day 3: Tarangire National Park
Full day game drive with highly experienced guide who will show animals and explain about wildlife, plants and culture.
Day 4: Lake Manyara and Ngorongoro Crater
Drive to Lake Manyara part of the Great Rift Valley. You will have the chance to see lions, elephants and hippos. Drive to Ngorongoro Crater, formed by an extinct volcano. The site of the accommodation will offer a spectacular view of the crater.
Day 5: Ngorongoro Crater
Full day spent exploring the unique short-grass plains of the crater’s floor, a very unique experience.
Day 6: Olduvai Gorge and Serengeti National Park
Drive to Olduvai Gorge and stop over for a guided visit to archaeological site, The drive will continue to Serengeti National Park, among the most famous national parks in the world. Game drive during the afternoon. Stay overnight at Mbuzi Mawe luxury tented camp.
Day 7: Serengeti national Park
Full day spent in Serengeti national park in search of the “big five”, plus a multitude of other animals. Stay overnight at Mbuzi Mawe Tented camp.
Day 8: Moshi
After breakfast departure and arrival in Moshi for the early evening. During the drive you will have the possibility to appreciate the beauty and majesty of the Savannah landscape. Stay overnight at Olpopongi Maasai cultural village.
Option 1: Around Kilimanjaro – Participate to local sustainability projects and enjoy trekking
Day 9-12: Kilimanjaro
Four days spent around Kilimanjaro for trekking, horse riding, mountain walks and visit to the many local communities and centers involved in sustainable tourism projects.
In the afternoon of day 12 you will drive to Kilimanjaro airport for your flight back home.
Option 2: Cultural tour
Day 9: Ng’iresi and Longido Cultural tourism programs
Spend all day with local communities and learn about their culture and several aspects of their day to day life, including how they prepare food, how they cultivate their land, few basic words of the local languages, etc.
Day 10: Zanzibar – Beach relaxation
After breakfast, drive to the airport for a short flight to Zanzibar.
Transfer to the hotel and relax. In the late afternoon you will be able to explore the colorful markets and streets, the museums and buildings, the Persian baths and much more of the fascinating Stone Town.
Day 11: Zanzibar
You can spend all day relaxing on the beautiful beaches of Zanzibar or go scuba diving or for a special excursion to watch Dolphins. Otherwise you can go for a spice tour looking for spices that once where the major business of Zanzibar.
Day 12: Kilimanjaro / Dar es salaam Airport
Morning spent in Stone Town. Around lunch time you will go back to the airport for a flight back to Kilimanjaro/Dar es salaam international airport, in time for your flight back home.