10 Days Safari: Masai Mara - Lake Nakuru & Tanzania Game Parks Wildlife Safari

10 Days Safari: Masai Mara - Lake Nakuru & Tanzania Game Parks Wildlife Safari

Guaranteed departures with minimum order: 2 People

Day 01: Nairobi - Masai Mara. After breakfast at your hotel in Nairobi, we will pick you up and drive along the floor of the rift valley while enjoying the features there is. Lunch en route, arriving in Masai Mara in time for afternoon game drive. Accommodation at Manyatta camp or similar.  http://www.masaimaramanyattacamp.com/
Estimated driving distance: 5hrs drive

Day 02: Masai Mara. Game drives in Masai Mara. Kenya most spectacular wildlife sanctuary. Accommodation at Manyatta camp or similar.

Day 03: Masai Mara - Lake Nakuru. Morning game drive in Mara, then depart Mara for Lake Nakuru National Park. The park is famous for birdlife, and home to bushbuck, wart hog, leopard, and rare Rothschild giraffe. Accommodation at Chester hotel.  http://www.chesterhotels.co.ke/ Estimated driving distance: 5hrs drive

Day 04: Lake Nakuru – Nairobi. Today we will have game drives in Nakuru; then later in the day we will drive back to Nairobi. Accommodation at Parkside hotel.
Estimated driving distance: 2hrs drive

Day 05: Nairobi - Arusha (With Scheduled Shuttle Bus). Board the 08:00am Scheduled Shuttle bus to Arusha, to arrive there at about 1:00pm; met on arrival and have a night in Arusha Centre Inn or similar. Estimated driving distance: 5hrs drive

Day 06: Arusha - Lake Manyara. Leave Arusha for Lake Manyara; game drives in Lake Manyara. The park is famous for its tree-climbing lions, camping at Twiga Campsite. Estimated driving distance: 2.5hrs drive

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Arusha - Tarangire. A safari briefing at breakfast prepares you for an exciting adventure. Depart for Tarangire national park, named after the river that flows through the length of the park and provides a constant water source for the thousands of animals making their home here. Tarangire is most spectacular during the dry season when thousands of animals migrate into the park from the surrounding dry Maasai steppe, to use the permanent water supply of the Tarangire river. You can see herds of elephants, numbering over a hundred. Lunch at the camp/picnic lunch and enjoy afternoon game viewing drives. Dinner and overnight at the Tarangire/Kigongoni/ Zion Campsite campsite. Meal Plan: { L, D}

Day 07: Lake Manyara – Serengeti. After breakfast, we drive to Serengeti. Afternoon game drive in Serengeti, in search of large predators and the gentle herbivores on which they feed, camping at Seronera Campsite. Estimated driving distance: 4hrs drive

Day 08: Serengeti: More game drives in Serengeti. Accommodation at Seronera Campsite.

Day 09: Serengeti – Ngorongoro. Very early Game drive in the vast Serengeti plain. After breakfast, depart Serengeti and drive to Ngorongoro Crater. Game drive and Picnic Lunch en route to Ngorongoro Kudu campsite. Estimated driving distance: 3hrs drive

Optional visit to Olduvai Gorge, the site of the Leakey family discovery of fossils of human and animal ancestors dating back to almost two million years. This cost TSH27000 (approx. $20) per person payable direct to the museum.

Day 10: Ngorongoro - Arusha – Departure. Descend into Ngorongoro crater for game drives in the crater exploring the short-grass plains of the crater floor. This extinct volcano embraces 100sq miles alive with lion, leopard, rhino, elephant, buffalo, and many more games, then drive to Arusha.

NB// Accommodation in other lodges and Luxury tented camps is also available on request.