16 Days Kilimanjaro and Safaris Zanzibar

Day 1: Arrival and transfer to Arusha for overnight.

Pick up from Kilimanjaro Airport after the arrival time of your flight and transfer to Arusha for overnight. Proceed with early evening pre-trekking briefing at your lodge. Dinner and overnight stay at SG Resort. Meal plan Bed & Breakfast

Day 2: Arusha-Marangu:

After morning breakfast drive to Marangu gate as from 0800 hrs which is 1800 m above the sea level. After processing the permit start walking at this Coca-Cola route through Mountain rain forest to Mandara Hut 2700m from the sea level for dinner and overnight stay. It covers a distance of 7 km which takes 3-4 hours. Overnight  at MANDARA HUT.

Day3: Mandara-Horombo:

 After breakfast start walking through health and moorland to Horombo hut 3700m from the sea level with picnic lunch boxes on the way. Dinner and Overnight stay at Horombo hut (distance of 9 km which takes 5-6 hours of trekking). Overnight at HOROMBO HUT.

Day4 KIBO: Horombo-Kibo hut:

After breakfast we start our walk to Kibo hut which is 4700m obove the sea level at 8 am. On this day we walk through the saddle and in the apline climate. Dinner and overnight stay at Kibo hut. The walking takes 5-6 hours and covers a distance of 5-9kms.

Day 5: Kibo-Horombo:

At midnight after light preparation we start our final ascend to Gilman’s point 5635metres from the sea level then proceed to Uhuru peak before we descend to Kibo camp for hot lunch and then proceed to Horombo hut for dinner and overnight stay. It takes 10-12hours walking which covers a distance of 7-8kms.

Day6: Horombo-Marangu gate:

After breakfast we descend to Marangu gate via Mandara hut for clearance and being given a certificate as a sign of conquering the highest peak of Africa. Drive back to Arusha for dinner and overnight stay at the SG resort Bed & breakfast.

End of Kilimanjaro trekking!!

Day 7: Leisure Day:

Enjoy full day Laisure day at Hotel. Overnight at SG resort hotel. Meal plan Bed & breakfast BB

Day 8:  Arusha-Tarangire:  Pick up from the hotel at 0830, with your packed lunch start drive to Tarangire National Park which is 3hrs drive.  Enjoy game drive view. Tarangire National Park covers an area of 1360sq km (525sq miles) with scattered Baobab trees, alternating with open acacia woodland which caters for wildlife food, open bush plains, swamps and rivers like river Tarangire. Wildlife like Elephants, Zebra, Giraffe, Dik Dik and Ostrich and different species of birds can be seen. Later drive for Dinner & overnight at Tarangire safari Lodge. Meal plan Full Board

Day 9:   Tarangire- Serengeti:                                                                                                            

After your breakfast at 0800 while packed with your lunch boxes start drive to Serengeti via Oldupai Gorge where the fossil of first humans called Zinjanthropus where discovered by Dr. Lousy Leakey and Mary Leakey.  Later proceed to Serengeti, enjoy evening game before drive to Serengeti Sopa lodge for Dinner & Overnight Meal plan. Meal plan Full board

Day 10:  Full Day Serengeti

 After breakfast while accompanied with your lunch boxes starts drive for a day in Serengeti. This Park covers an area of 14,763sq km.  You will enjoy full day game drive at this endless plain as per Masai Language while searching for migration.   Also wildlife like lion, cheetah, Thompson, grant gazelle, zebra, elephant and rhino are seen in this beautiful Serengeti.  Later in the evening drive back to Serengeti Sopa lodgefor Dinner & Overnight.  Meal Plan Full Board.  

Day11:  Serengeti- Ngorongoro:   After taking your breakfast, start drive and enjoy morning game drive.   Later proceed to Ngorongoro for Diner & Overnight at Ngorongoro sopa lodge.  Meal Plan Full  Board.

Day 12:  Ngorongoro Crater-Arusha:                                                                                

After early breakfast at 0600 while accompanied with lunch pack start drive to Ngorongoro crater, enjoy 5-6hrs crater tour.  See the enjoyment of the beautiful tour of Ngorongoro Crater. You come across unique attractions near this historical caldera where man and wildlife are living together without harming one another. You will be able to sport the big five i.e Lion, Leopard, Elephant Rhino and Buffalo. You will also be able to encounter many species of birds due to Ngorongoro alkaline lakes.  Later after having your lunch at the picnic site while enjoying game enroute drive back to Arusha on your way to Kilimanjaro for your flight back home.                    

Day13:  Arusha-Zanzibar:- Transfer to Kilimanjaro International airport to catch flight  to Zanzibar.  : Arrive Zanzibar International Port, 9:30 am pick you walking to Zanzibar Grand Palace, room relocation then get a Short brief about Zanzibar, then transfer you to Spice firms This tour is guaranteed to awaken your senses, we visit spice plantations where you will have the opportunity to pick, smell & spices that you have probably never seen on the supermarket shelf, some of the word’s most exotic fruits and spices. Clove, Star fruit, bulls heart` tangerine trees, lemon grass, mangosteen and lip-stick trees to name but a few are what you can expect to see – according to the seasons. Perhaps you will facy buying of freshly picked spices to take home with you, then transfer to local Restaurant located within the Stone town city , get Lunch “ Pilau with chicken / white rice with chicken / Swahili banana with fish and water / fresh juice ,

14:30hr Guide will guide you for Stone Town Tour  – this time you will experience the historical life of Sultan in Zanzibar

Stone Town Tour ,The tour begins with a visit to Zanzibar‘s colourful market. A live with buzz of locals bartering fresh vegetables and baskets of tropical fruits, amongst the heady smell of Jack fruit (amongst many other toxic fruits) we continue on the site of a cathedral built in 1874. The Cathedral signifies a potent time in Zanzibar’s history and stands on the sight of a past slave market. Abolished in 1873 by decree of the Sultan Zanzibar, the cathedral’s high altar stands on the exact site of the whipping post that was in the market, from here we visit the residence of the late Sultan of Zanzibar, Tip Tip House Lod Fort, Peoples Palace and the House of Wonders, Full of intrigue from days of long ago. The tour end with a stroll down the narrow streets of the old Stone Town, the heart of Zanzibar’s vivacious history , late evening back to the hotel prepare for night walk overnight at Zanzibar Grand Palace Hotel

 

Day14:  : Dolphin and Jozani Forest tours: After breakfast 06:00 check out and transfer to South Coast of Zanzibar named Kizimkazi This tour takes you to kizimkazi along south-west coast of Zanzibar, upon arrival at the fishing village Kizimkazi you will have a brief talk about the behaviors and different types of dolphins before proceeding to the dolphins locations with 80% chances to see them. There is a fair chance you will get to play and swim with them, returning to the sea shore in then transfer to Jozani Forest

Jozani Forest is the only remaining natural forest on Unguja Island (which along with Pemba Island makes the islands of Zanzibar). To have a complete forest tour, you must make a visit in all 3 parts of the forest including a re-planted species of trees from different part of the world which most of them are medical plants, they are over 100m long, the forest sustain wide variety of wildlife and birds, including the rare Red Colobus Monkey, it’s 10 kilometers of swamp forests and evergreen thickets provide a unique glimpse into a secretive world, you will then visit the natural bushes where are the home of red Colobus monkeys before you take a very relaxing walk into a well twisted wooden bring crossing over the shadow of the varieties mangrove species, you must ask your guide about the close association between the witch doctors of Jozani & Leopard found in the forest’s thickest recesses, and the mystical tales that have  surrounded the reserve dating back to when Tigers inhabited the forest.

Transfer back to the hotel for evening leisure at Amaan Bungalows. Meal Plan BB  

Day15:  Full day Relax at the hotel: this day you can walk by yourself, you can swim at the beach and back at the hotel for leisure and overnight : Amaan Bungalows . Meal Plan BB

Day16: Zanzibar Airport / Sea Port: After your breakfast depend on your flight / boat time then transfer to Zanzibar Airport for departure

END OF TOUR!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

Sfari + Trekking+ Zanzibar cost

2pax@ $4995 per person per safari

Price Inclusives:

  • All transfer
  • Transport ,
  • all trekking fees,
  • ranger fees,
  • camping fees/equipments,
  • porters and guide salary,
  • 3 meals in a day
  • mineral drinking water.
  • Safari package with local flight
  • Zanzibar package

Price Exclusives:

  • Tips,
  • all trekking wearing,
  • Alcohol and all things of personal nature.
  • Medical insurance
  • All things of personal nature

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