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8- day trip northern Tanzania​

8- day trip northern Tanzania

Gama tours & safari

Tour-
Description

Experience the sublime blend of adventure and relaxation during our enchanting 8-day safari in Northern Tanzania. Discover the untouched beauty of the northern Tanzanian wilderness as you marvel at the majestic animals in their lush, natural habitat.

Under the shades safari lodge

Hidden in a tranquil setting on the outskirts of Arusha, this lodge offers an unparalleled experience with a natural environment and beautiful gardens surrounding our 5 exclusive chalets, providing unforgettable stays.

Day 1: Arrival Arusha

Jambo (hello) and welcome to Tanzania! We are delighted that you are here. Today, you will arrive at Kilimanjaro International Airport, where one of our experienced guides from Gama Tours & Safari will eagerly await your arrival.

Understanding that you may be tired after a long flight and in need of rest, we will ensure that you are promptly transferred to your lodge. There, you can relax and recharge while immersing yourself in the beautiful African atmosphere.

The journey from the airport to Arusha takes approximately an hour, and our guide will be happy to share interesting insights about Tanzania along the way, answering any questions you may have.

We can’t wait to show you the wonders of Tanzania, from breathtaking landscapes to diverse wildlife. Thank you for choosing Gama Tours & Safari, and let the adventure begin!

Day 2: Tarangire National Park

On the agenda for today is a visit to Tarangire National Park. This park is renowned for its impressive population of African elephants, often seen in substantial herds. Additionally, the park is home to a diverse collection of other wildlife, including lions, leopards, cheetahs, giraffes, zebras, buffaloes, impalas, wildebeests, and over 500 different bird species.

Baobab tented camp

Tarangire Baobab Tented Camp is located in the northwest of Tarangire and consists of 10 comfortable tents with private bathrooms. In the immediate vicinity of the camp, there is a high likelihood of encountering many elephants. Here, you'll experience the untouched wilderness!

Marera valley

Marera Valley Lodge is located near Karatu, closer to the village of Rhotia, and conveniently situated near the main road with easy access to Lake Manyara and Ngorongoro. This beautiful lodge offers spectacular views over the valley. Each cozy room features a mosquito net above the king-size bed or two twin beds, a dressing area, a fireplace, a spacious bathroom with a shower, and a veranda where you can enjoy views of the tropical gardens.

Day 3: Maasai

Today, you will visit the Maasai people. The Maasai are known for their proud culture and distinctive appearance, especially the young warriors. They wear distinctive bright red attire and are often seen carrying long sticks or spears. Originally nomads, the Maasai roam the landscape with their livestock. Sometimes, you may come across temporary settlements of round houses called manyattas, surrounded by fences made of branches, known as bomas. An encounter with the Maasai offers a fascinating glimpse into their unique lifestyle and culture. Be prepared to be immersed in the vibrant history of this extraordinary tribe.

Day 4: Ngorongoro Crater

Today you will witness one of the most impressive sights in Africa – the Ngorongoro Crater! This is a destination that should be on every traveler’s bucket list. As you descend to the crater floor in the early morning, you will have an unforgettable experience and get up close with the beautiful wildlife roaming in this area. With the highest concentration of wildlife in Africa, including the rare black rhinoceros, you are in for a real treat! The Maasai population, known for their traditional red clothing and herds of cattle, also call this area home. The views from the Ngorongoro Crater are simply breathtaking. You will be surrounded by the beauty of nature with stunning landscapes in every direction. In the late afternoon, you will drive to Serengeti National Park.

Heritage Tented Camp

Serengeti Heritage Luxury Tented Camp is situated in the heart of the Serengeti National Park, in the Seronera area, just minutes away from the Seronera airstrip. The camp offers its guests the most authentic African experience due to its colonial atmosphere reminiscent of the bygone days of safari camps.

Heritage Tented Camp

Serengeti Heritage Luxury Tented Camp is situated in the heart of the Serengeti National Park, in the Seronera area, just minutes away from the Seronera airstrip. The camp offers its guests the most authentic African experience due to its colonial atmosphere reminiscent of the bygone days of safari camps.

Day 5/6: Serengeti National Park

Welcome to the Serengeti! The Serengeti National Park is one of the most popular safari destinations in Africa, and for good reason. This park is renowned for its spectacular Great Migration, where millions of wildebeests, gazelles, and zebras traverse the Serengeti plains in search of greener pastures. Additionally, the Serengeti is home to the largest predators in the world, providing visitors with the unparalleled opportunity to experience the grandeur of nature up close.

Day 7: Serengeti / Karatu

Today marks the last day in the Serengeti. Your guide will take you on a leisurely drive to the exit, allowing you to savor the beautiful surroundings a bit more. But that’s not all! Your journey continues to Karatu, where you can unwind and reflect on all the amazing impressions you’ve gained.

Marera valley

Marera Valley Lodge is located near Karatu, closer to the village of Rhotia, and conveniently situated near the main road with easy access to Lake Manyara and Ngorongoro. This beautiful lodge offers spectacular views over the valley. Each cozy room features a mosquito net above the king-size bed or two twin beds, a dressing area, a fireplace, a spacious bathroom with a shower, and a veranda where you can enjoy views of the tropical gardens.

Day 8: Departure

Unfortunately, today concludes your safari vacation. It’s time to bid farewell to your Gama Tours & Safari guide. We sincerely thank you for your trust and hope you have thoroughly enjoyed this unforgettable journey!

Pricing

Bootstrap Example

Low Season: (November to May)
3153,-

High Season: (June to October)
3496,-

Low Season: (November to May)
2576,-

High Season: (June to October)
2834,-

Low Season: (November to May)
2445,-

High Season: (June to October)
2632,-

The above prices are per person and may fluctuate due to external factors. Child discounts apply to children under 16 years old.

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