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9- day Northern Tanzania

9- day Northern Tanzania

Gama tours & safari

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Discover the overwhelming beauty of Northern Tanzania during an unforgettable 9-day safari. Explore breathtaking landscapes, admire majestic wildlife, and create memories that will last a lifetime.

Under the shades

Nestled in a serene 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

Hello (Jambo) and welcome to Tanzania! We’re delighted to have you here. Today, you’ll be arriving at the Kilimanjaro International Airport, where one of our experienced guides from Gama Tours & Safari will be eagerly waiting for you.

We understand that after a long flight, you may be tired and eager to rest. Therefore, we’ll ensure that you are promptly transported to your lodge, where 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 and answer 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

Today’s agenda includes a visit to Tarangire National Park. This park is renowned for its impressive population of African elephants, often seen in sizable 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.

Boabab tented camp

Tarangire Baobab Tented Camp is situated 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 numerous elephants. Here, you'll experience the untouched wilderness! The camp is strategically secluded within the park, far from other lodges. This ensures an authentic wilderness experience in Tarangire. In the evenings, you can enjoy the impressive night sky by the campfire.

Marera Valley

Marera Valley Lodge is located near Karatu, closer to the village of Rhotia and conveniently positioned near the main road with good access to Lake Manyara and Ngorongoro. This charming 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 relish the views of the tropical gardens.

Day 3: Lake Manyara

Today, you’ll be heading to Lake Manyara National Park. This national park is home to a wide variety of wildlife, including tree-climbing lions, elephants, giraffes, zebras, wildebeests, impalas, hippos, and numerous bird species. This makes it an excellent destination for animal enthusiasts and photographers.

Lake Manyara is renowned for its abundant birdlife. The lake attracts numerous bird species, including flamingos, pelicans, storks, and cormorants. Bird lovers will find it to be a true paradise.

Day 4: Ngorongoro Crater

Today, you will witness one of Africa’s most impressive sights – the Ngorongoro Crater!

This is a destination that should be on every traveler’s bucket list. As you descend to the crater floor early in the morning, you’ll 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 people, known for their traditional red attire and herds of cattle, also call this area home. The views from the Ngorongoro Crater are simply breathtaking.

You’ll be surrounded by the beauty of nature with stunning landscapes in every direction. In the late afternoon, you will continue your journey to Serengeti National Park.

Heritage camps

Serengeti Heritage Luxury Tented Camp is situated in the heart of 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 old days of safari camps.

Heritage camps​

Serengeti Heritage Luxury Tented Camp is situated in the heart of 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 old 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. Moreover, the Serengeti is home to the world’s largest predators, providing visitors with an unparalleled opportunity to experience the grandeur of nature up close.

The word “Serengeti” means “endless plain” in Maasai, and upon arrival, you will understand why it has earned this name.

Day 7: Serengeti / Karatu

Today marks the last day in the Serengeti. Your guide will take you on a slow drive towards 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 gathered.

Marera valley

Marera Valley Lodge is located near Karatu, closer to the village of Rhotia and conveniently positioned near the main road with good access to Lake Manyara and Ngorongoro. This charming 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 relish the views of the tropical gardens.

Under the shades

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 8: Maasai

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

Day 9: departure

Today, unfortunately, marks the end of your safari vacation. It’s time to bid farewell to your guide from Gama Tours & Safari. We want to sincerely thank you for your trust and genuinely hope that you have thoroughly enjoyed this unforgettable journey!

Pricing

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Low Season: (November to May)
3206,-

High Season: (June to October)
3715,-

Low Season: (November to May)
2633,-

High Season: (June to October)
3041,-

Low Season: (November to May)
2320,-

High Season: (June to October)
2577,-

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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