Day 1: Arrival day:
On arrival at Kilimanjaro International airports, you will be met by our Ecological wilderness driver and transferred to African Tulip Lodge set on the outskirts of Arusha town. Overnight at African Tulip Lodge B,B)
Day 2: Manyara
After a morning breakfast, we will drive to Lake Manyara where we will be birding in this small beautiful park with great variety of birds, later in the afternoon drive to our Escarpment Luxury Lodge which is perched on the edge of the Great Rift Valley with commanding, panoramic views of Lake Manyara, you’ll be treated to a gourmet dinner. After a nightcap, retire and fall asleep to the comforting sounds of the African night
Day 3: Manyara - Serengeti
Leave the lodge after breakfast for the drive to the Serengeti National Park, passing through rich farmland until reaching the lush montane forests of the Ngorongoro Conservation Area Crater Highlands. After ascending and descending the rift escarpment, stop first at Olduvai Gorge, one of the world’s most famous fossil and archaeological sites, dating back two million years and where many finds of early humans were discovered. Tour the Olduvai Museum before a picnic lunch. In the afternoon, continue game-viewing in the Serengeti. A variety of Sand grouses, Guinea fowls and Red necked Francolins should be parading our way as we drive to the camp. Dinner and overnight at Serengeti Savannah Camp
Day 4: Serengeti
Pre breakfast. Searching for Tanzanian endemics in the Serengeti to include; the Fischer’s Lovebird and Grey breasted Spur fowl. Return to the Lodge for breakfast. After breakfast we then go out for the rest of the day birding and game viewing; the Usambiro Barbets and the Grey capped social weaver, as well the Secretary Bird and the Kori Bustard should be displaying as we drive along. Returning in the evening to your luxurious Serengeti Savannah Camp for Dinner and Overnight.
Day 5: Serengeti
Second day of Full day Birding and game viewing on the Serengeti plains.
Day 6: Serengeti - Ngorongoro
After our breakfast, we drive out of the Serengeti into the Ngorongoro crater where our highlight will be the endemic Rufous tailed weaver. If chance avails the golden winged Sunbird should be spotted as well as a large flocks of both lesser and greater Flamingoes on the Magadi soda lake on the crater floor, a variety of Raptors should be seen above the skies to include the Tawny and Walberg’s Eagle. Many large mammals shall also be added on our list. Dinner and Overnight at Ngorongoro Sopa Lodge
Day 7: Ngorongoro - Tarangire
The Day begins with an early breakfast, and then drive to Tarangire with our packed Lunches, the highlights of the day is searching for the Tanzanian endemics, again that will include the Rufous Tailed weaver, Yellow collard Lovebird and Ashy Starling, the later occurring in only Tarangire. Dinner and overnight at the Tarangire Safari Lodge
Day 8: Tarangire
After breakfast, do the Tarangire for a full day for birding along the River Bank. The Red fronted Parrot, Red fronted Tinker bird and Magpie Shrike could be the new ones for the day. Over night at Tarangire Safari Lodge
Day 9: Tarangire
Walking the neighboring Maasai villages for birding, return in the afternoon and bird locally around your Lodge. Evening go through your final tally of the check list. Dinner and Overnight at Tarangire Safari Lodge
Day 10: Tarangire - Arusha.
After breakfast, will drive back to Arusha you’ll be having time for shopping before heading to Kilimanjaro Airport for your outbound flight home.
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USD 4,595 per person sharing