On this 5 days experiences in Tanzania you will visit the well-known national park for the tree climbing lions, the soda ash lake that attracts millions of flamingos, the Multi-faceted jewel (Ngorongoro Crater), often overlooked by safari goers and the tallest mountain on the African continent and the highest free-standing mountain in the world with the last day visit to the Maasai Community to have a touch of Experiences in Tanzania.
Distance: 45km /50Mnts
Meet on arrival at Kilimanjaro Airport or Arusha Airport. Transfer to Tulia Boutique for dinner and overnight BB. (45 km, 50 minutes)
• MEALS: Dinner and Overnight BB
• ACCOMMODATION: Crest Lodge
Non – game viewing time : 3 – 4 hrs
After breakfast the tour departs. First stop is Arusha Town for any last minute purchases before we head off on safari. Afterwards we head towards the Tarangire National Park for a game drive with picnic lunch at the park. Tarangire is well known for its huge elephant population and baobab trees. It forms the center of an annual migratory cycle that includes up to 3000 elephants, 25,000 wildebeest and 30,000 zebras. Dinner and overnight at Kizumba Campsite
The Hadza, or Hadzabe are an indigenous ethnic group in north-central Tanzania, living around Lake Eyasi in the central Rift Valley and in the neighboring Serengeti Plateau. There are, as of 2015, between 1,200 and 1,300 Hadza people living around lake Eyasi in northern Tanzania. They are distinguished by being the only population in east Africa that continues to rely extensively on hunting and gathering for their subsistence. Linguistically, they speak Hadzane, a click-language that has phonetic similarities to other Khoisan click-languages but is not mutually intelligible with any. Despite smoking Marijuana is illegal in Tanzania, Hadzabe do smoke without any problem.
Non – game viewing time: 3 – 4 hrs
After an early breakfast at 8:30am, you will descend over 600 meters into the crater to view wildlife. Supported by a year round water supply and fodder, the Ngorongoro conservation area supports a vast variety of animals, which include herds of wildebeest, zebra, buffalo, eland, warthog, hippo and giant African elephants. Another big draw card to this picturesque national park, is its dense population of predators, which include lions, hyenas, jackals, cheetahs and the ever-elusive leopard, which sometimes requires a trained eye to spot. We will visit Lake Magadi, a large but shallow alkaline lake in the southwestern corner, which is one of the main features of the crater. A large number of flamingos, hippos and other water birds can usually be seen here. Late afternoon transfer to Arusha for dinner and Overnight at Tulia Boutique
Hiking Time: 3hrs
Wake up at around 6:00am for breakfast and pick up to Kilimanjaro region specifically to Marangu gate which is 3hrs drive ready to the gate to register at the Kilimanjaro National Park Authorities and begin hiking at 10:45am. The Marangu route that we will use approaches to Kilimanjaro Mountain from the Southeast. We will be attempting to reach the Mandara Hut and will only trek through the lower altitudes, taking our picnic lunch on the way to the Mandara Hut.
Once we reach the hut at 14:00hrs, we will stop for a rest for 30 minutes for photographing and experience the taste of the African roof and then descend slowly back to Marangu Gate for 2.5 hours and enroute to Tulia Boutique for dinner and overnight
After Breakfast at 10:00am the road trip to a Maasai village. Maasai are one of the famous people due to their culture and nomadic life as they live by depending on cows as their lives. Maasai are well known also for their ability to kill lions with an arrow and spear. It will give you the cattle buying-bargaining experience. This trip to the market will last until late 4:00pm and drive back to the hotel for an overnight and dinner at Tulia Boutique
This day after breakfast you will drive to the Airport for your departure flight whether in the morning, afternoon or evening depends on your flight schedule after 5 days of diverse experiences in Tanzania.
Note: Don’t be limited with 5 days experiences in Tanzania as you can still craft a plan depends on the number of days you would love to explore in Africa by combining either Kilimanjaro or Meru climbing, Cultural, historical or Zanzibar tour if not lengthen the number of safari experience.