8 Day: Circle of Life Safari

    Witness the miracle of life... on an epic scale! This is an amazing safari that showcases the most startling and heart rending part in the circle of life during the heart of the calving season.

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      Valid: Jan - March.

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    8 Day: Circle of Life Safari Itinerary

    The Milimani LodgeMaramboi Tented CampMaramboi Tented CampMaramboi Tented CampMaramboi Tented CampCountry Lodge Ndutu Wildland Camp Ndutu Wildland Camp Ngorongoro Rhino Lodge
    Day 1: Kilmanjaro - Arusha

    Upon arrival at Kilimanjaro International Airport and after clearing all the immigration and custom formalities you will have a meet and greet with your private driver and professional safari guide. After your safari briefing your adventure sets off in your private 4 x 4 safari vehicle to Arusha, which is just a 45-minute drive, arriving at your hotel in time for lunch and a hot shower. The rest of the afternoon is at your leisure to relax and recuperate from your travelling.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Dinner
    Overnight: The Milimani Lodge

    Day 2: Arusha - Tarangire

    After breakfast your adventure sets off to Tarangire National Park for a full day of game drives around the park with a picnic lunch in a beautiful natural location. En-route you will have your first game viewing experiences and admire the amazing and contrasting natural environments in this part of the world. This National Park is famous for the profusion of giant baobab trees, large elephant herds, and at times tree climbing lions. In the evening, after an exciting day of game viewing, you will drive to Maramboi Tented Camp for dinner and overnight.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
    Overnight: Maramboi Tented Camp

    Day 3: Tarangire - Lake Manyara

    Breakfast is served at your overnight camp and afterwards you depart to Lake Manyara National Park for a morning game drive around the lake, an area of outstanding natural beauty. Lake Manyara is 127 square miles of which 77 square miles is water when the water is high. It is famous for tree climbing lions, hippo, pink flamingos, herds of elephants, giraffe, and is a bird lover’s paradise. Over 400 species have been recorded! In the afternoon you will drive to Country Lodge for late lunch. You have the afternoon at leisure followed by dinner and overnight at Country Lodge

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
    Overnight: Country Lodge

    Day 4: Karatu - Ndutu

    After a relaxing breakfast drive to the Ndutu Area with a packed lunch in search of the great wildebeest migration. Enjoy a full day game drive admiring the beautiful natural scenery and the profusion of wildlife in this game rich area. In the evening and after a thrilling day of game viewing, drive back to the lodge for dinner and overnight at the lovely Ndutu Wildland Camp.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
    Overnight: Ndutu Wildland Camp

    Day 5 and 6: Ndutu

    Take your time to really explore the Ndutu region with morning and afternoon game drives around Ndutu area, all meals and overnight at Ndutu Wildland.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
    Overnight: Ndutu Wildland Camp

    Day 7: Ndutu - Ngorongoro

    After an early breakfast After breakfast proceed with game drives en-route to the Ngorongoro Conservation Area. You will descend 2000 ft to the Ngorongoro Crater floor which has been labeled one of the worlds natural wonders and is home to all the ‘Big Five’, (Buffalo, Elephant, Rhino, Lion and Leopard). A truly remarkable day is in store for you with picnic lunch on the crater floor. In the evening ascend the crater rim to your lodge arriving in time for a hot shower, dinner and overnight at Ngorongoro Rhino Lodge.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
    Overnight: Ngorongoro Rhino Lodge

    Day 8: Ngorongoro - Arusha / kilimanjaro

    After breakfast you will depart the Ngorongoro Conservation Area, driving down the rift valley escarpment to Arusha arriving in time for a hot lunch at Arusha Coffee Lodge within a mature coffee farm. After lunch you will have some time for last minute souvenir shopping in Arusha if you wish. Later you will be transferred to Kilimanjaro International Airport for your outbound flight.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch


    To book or customise this itinerary call: 01227 671 154

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