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Tanzania Wildlife and Authentic Cultural Safari

Visit Olduvai Gorge, one of the most important prehistoric sites in the world, Engaruka - famed for its irrigation and cultivation system. View wildlife in the vast plains of the Serengeti.

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Tanzania Wildlife and Authentic Cultural Safari

Tour Highlights:
Visit Olduvai Gorge, one of the most important prehistoric sites in the world, Engaruka - famed for its irrigation and cultivation system, and the cultural heritage at the cities of Tanzania. Archaeological sites such as Olduvai Gorge, Engaruka. Olduvai Gorge a geological and palaeontological site, It is considered one of the most important Tanzanian archaeological sites, and also a travel to Tanzania\'s northern national parks for Wildlife viewing. See the Big Five on game drives in Tarangire, Lake Manyara and Serengeti national parks – great for photography! Enjoy an African Sundowner: Experience authentic African safari

Day 1: Arusha National Park:
In the morning after breakfast at 0900hrs with you lunch box drive from the hotel in Arusha town to Arusha National Park for game viewing. In the late afternoon drive back to the hotel in Arusha town for dinner and overnight. (Canoeing and walking can be arranged for extra cost)

Day 2: Arusha/Monduli:
Leave Arusha at 8:30am for Masai visit North of Arusha (Monduli). Spend this day in the village and enjoy the barbeque (can be arranged for extra cost) which will be prepared by a Masai warrior.

Day 03: Tarangire National Park:
In the morning at 0830hrs pick up from your hotel in Arusha and drive on tarmac road 120km to Tarangire National Park for game drives. Lunch picnic and there after lunch continue with afternoon game viewing in the park to look for Lion, Leopard, Elephant, buffalo, Python, Zebra, Oryx, Impala and more… Over 450 species of birds have been observed. Late in the afternoon the driver will take you for dinner and overnight at Lodge or campsite, Tarangire. FB

Day 04: Lake Manyara National Park:
After breakfast, drive to Lake Manyara National Park for game viewing. Stay overnight at Lodge/ campsite on full board basis.

Day 05: Engaruka:
After breakfast, Starting from the ruins you walk down to the green village of Engaruka. On your way you will visit several farms, where various crops are grown and get explanation about the current farming and irrigation methods in the area. Engaruka is one of the few places in East Africa where Maasai are practicing irrigation, but also other tribes have arrived to farm in the area. Your guide will give you extensive explanation about the tribal background in the village. On your way back you can visit the market area of Engaruka that is located in the shade of an African tulip tree and a huge mkuyu tree, especially on the market days- Sunday and Thursday a visit will be an unforgettable experience. Dinner and overnight Lodge/ campsite. FB

Day 06: Lake Eyasi:
After breakfast visits the Bushmen at Lake Eyasi. Stay overnight at Lake Eyasi Bush campsite on full board basis.

Day 07: Serengeti National Park:
After breakfast depart for Serengeti passing through Olduvai Gorge the archeological site of Leakey\'s family, and the drive to Serengeti for overnight at Lodge/ campsite on full board basis.

Day 08: Serengeti National Park:
After breakfast then follows morning and afternoon game drives in the park. In the afternoon continue with game viewing in of the park. Dinner and overnight at Lodge or Campsite. FB

Day 09: Serengeti National Park/Ngorongoro Crater:
After breakfast with your lunch box, leave for the game viewing in Serengeti National Park. At 1230hrs breaks for lunch, and then depart for Ngorongoro Conservation Area Authority, one of the natural wonders of the world. Dinner and overnight at Lodge/ campsite on full board basis.

Day 10: Ngorongoro Crater / Arusha:
Descend in to the Crater for 6 hours Crater tour. This 100 square mile natural amphitheatre is host to an astonishing array of wildlife and you may be lucky enough to see rhino, elephant, lion, buffalo as well as large herd's zebras and wildebeest. A picnic lunch will be taken in to the Crater. Later in the afternoon drive back to Arusha and then transferred to the Airport for your flight back home.

Price Includes:
- All park entrance fees
- Transport on 4WD vehicle with the pop-up roof, which enable you to spot wildlife easier
- Accommodation based on three meals a day
- Crater fees
- Camping fees
- Mineral water 1.5lt per person per day
- Salary for the Professional English Drive Guide
- Activities as per itinerary above.

Price Excludes:
- International flights
- Accommodation on arrival and night after safari in Arusha town (we can arrange on request)
- Airport transfers (we can arrange on request)
- Hot and cold drinks
- Hot Air Balloon ride over Serengeti, book with us
- Flying doctors insurance, we can arrange
- Tips to the driver/guide and all items of personal nature/use
- And all not mentioned in the itinerary above

Camping and lodge options available- prices are based on camping

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