Tanzania & Zanzibar Adventure

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Tanzania & Zanzibar Adventure

from £1,299
Duration: 10 days
Countries: Tanzania
Track the Big 5 across the Serengeti, chill on the beaches of Zanzibar, wildlife viewing and beach lounging with a flight between safaris and the island and get close to nature by camping.

Tanzania & Zanzibar Adventure

Say goodbye to slow-paced, impersonal big-bus tours–go on an East Africa safari with like-minded adventurers! These fast-paced ten days pack in all the highlights of the region, including six days of safari and four days on Zanzibar, and plenty of game drives in national parks to amplify your chances at spotting wildlife. And with an included flight between the safaris and Zanzibar, you’ll maximize the time you’ve got to truly indulge in all the nature and beaches that East Africa has to offer.



Day 1Arusha(1D)
Arrive at any time.

Day 2Arusha/Mto wa Mbu(1B, 1L, 1D)
Visit Mto wa Mbu village to enjoy a local lunch and cultural experience with the city's villagers. After lunch, continue on to visit a Masai village to learn about the Masai people and the Planeterra-supported Clean Cookstove project. Meet the local women engineers who have installed clean cookstoves throughout these communities before continuing on to the night's camp.

Day 3Mto wa Mbu/Serengeti National Park(1B, 1L, 1D)
Enjoy a game drive in an overland truck en route to the central Serengeti. Set up camp at a basic bush camp and enjoy the starry African skies.

Day 4Serengeti National Park(1B, 1L, 1D)
Enjoy a full-day game drive in the overland truck. Opt for a morning hot air balloon ride over the Serengeti.

Day 5Serengeti National Park/Ngorongoro Crater(1B, 1L, 1D)
Set off on a game drive on the way out of the Serengeti. Camp on the Ngorongoro Crater's rim.

Day 6Ngorongoro Crater/Arusha(1B, 1L, 1D)
Game drive in the Ngorongoro Conservation Area, then return to Arusha.

Day 7Arusha/Stone Town(1B)
Fly to the beautiful island of Zanzibar and transfer to the hotel.

Day 8Stone Town/Nungwi(1B)
Enjoy an orientation walk around historic Stone Town, then transfer to the white-sand beaches and turquoise waters of beautiful Nungwi Beach.

Day 9Nungwi(1B)
Enjoy free time to lounge on the beach, snorkel, scuba dive or tour the island.

Day 10Nungwi/Stone Town(1B)
Morning group transfer from Nungwi. Depart Stone Town any time after 11:30am.

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What's Included

Entrances and game drives in Serengeti National Park and the Ngorongoro Crater
Visit to Planteterra-supported Clean Cookstove project
Guided walk and lunch in a local community
Orientation walk in Stone Town
Free time in Nungwi Beach
Internal flight
All transport between destinations and to/from included activities
9 breakfasts, 5 lunches, 6 dinners. (Allow USD115-185 for meals and drinks not included.)
Overland truck, 4x4 safari vehicle, plane, minivan
On safari portion: 2 Chief Experience Officers (CEOs) as head guide/cook and driver, certified safari guides/drivers, local guide. On Zanzibar: 1 CEO.
Small group experience; Max 22, avg 18
Participation camping (6 nts), simple hotels (3 nts).

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