9 Days Tanzania Wildlife Safari Zanzibar Holiday

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Group size: 2 Adult

Tour Duration:  8Nights / 9days

Date of tour / safari:   2022

Tour Category: Tanzania Wildlife Safari & Zanzibar Holiday

Accommodation level: Midrange

Highlights:  Tarangire National Park, Serengeti National Park and Ngorongoro Crater & Zanzibar

Passenger Information

  • Identification may be required when boarding all flights including domestic and charter flights. Passengers should keep their passport in their carry-on bag to avoid delays.

Payments Procedure

  • A deposit of 40% of the total invoice is required to secure and guarantee your reservations, once being confirmed to you. The balance of payment (60%) is due 45 days prior to your date of arrival in Africa or safari start, but for late booking 100% of the amount

  • If your booking is made and confirmed within 10 days of your arrival date, full payment will be required immediately.

Payments can be made by wire Transfer to our bank account under the beneficiary name provide to you together with the invoice or to our website there is a link you can pay with VISA, MASTERCARD, AMERICAN EXPRESS, M-PESA, and TIGO PESA . https://payments.pesapal.com/lifetimesafaristz

Set Departure Terms and Conditions

  • All Net rates shown above are valid on specific date’s indications on specific Trip departures, with the exception of government park fees which are subject to change anytime as well as airline prices; If the park fees or taxes or airline prices be changed with little or more on no notice we have to increase our rates accordingly.

  • We recommend bookings to be made earliest time possible for our sales people to have enough time to reserve rooms and special campsite.

  • Passengers arriving to Tanzania must carry a valid Yellow Fever Vaccination Certificate.

NOTE: All travelers including Tanzanians, returning residents and members of the crew/layovers are required to truthfully fill in an online Traveler's Health Surveillance Form available at https://afyamsafiri.moh.go.tz/ for Tanzania mainland and https://healthtravelznz.mohz.go.tz for Zanzibar within 24 hours before arrival to URT`.

  • All travelers including Tanzanians and returning residents will be required to present a negative COVID-19 test certificate upon arrival. The only accepted test is Real Time Reverse Transcription Polymerase Chain Reaction (RT-PCR) testing or Nucleic Acid Amplification Tests (NAATs) done at a nationally accredited/approved laboratory using sample tested within 96 hours of departure to URT.

  • All travelers, whether foreigners or returning residents arriving from countries experiencing variants of concern/variants of interest, highest number of COVID-19 cases based on WHO epidemiological updates or those who have travelled through those countries in the last 14 days regardless of route taken shall be subjected to rapid tests at Points of Entry at their own cost. Cost for COVID-19 rapid test shall be 10 USD or TZS.23,000 of which is non-refundable and testing fees applies to traveler arriving in Tanzania Mainland by Air or Marine Vessels. For Zanzibar the cost for rapid test shall be 25 USD or equivalent TZS. 58,000. The updated list of countries for Rapid Antigen Test is available at https://www.moh.go.tz website or at Points of Entry.

  • Travelers to Mainland Tanzania are advised to pay for COVID-19 rapid test online to avoid unnecessary queue upon arrival through an automatically generated control number obtained after filling online Traveler’s Health Surveillance Form and for Zanzibar through https://zanzibarcovidtesting.co.tz

  • Children aged 5 years and below, Travelers in transit, Aircraft crew are exempted from both RT-PCR certificate and COVID-19 Rapid Antigen Test.

Booking Cancelation Note / Penalty

15 days before the beginning of the safari 100% cancellation charge is applicable from the total amount due for the safari/trip.

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Your Itinerary


Itinerary Details

Start Location
End Location
Over Night
Mount Kilimanjaro
Arusha Planet Lodge
12+ Old

Select A Day

Day 1/ Dec 2021 : Arrival at Kilimanjaro Airport – Transfer to Arusha

Upon your arrival at Kilimanjaro Airport, your Lifetime Safari driver-guide will be waiting for you with a warm welcoming smile. Today you will have a driver who will assist you to board on your comfortable vehicle as he takes you to your hotel in Arusha

Midrange:  Ahadi Lodge  - On Bed and Breakfast

Day 2/ Dec 2021 : Arusha to Tarangire NP , Game drive

After breakfast, your safari driver guide will pick you from your lodge and drive you in your private 4x4 safari vehicle to Tarangire National park. The park is most famous for its elephant migration, birding and quiet authentic safari atmosphere in a unique surrounding of baobab trees. We will enjoy a game drive exploring the park. Lunch will be taken in a picnic site overlooking the Tarangire River. https://lifetimesafaristz.com/tarangire-national-park

In the late afternoon your driver will have en-route game heading out of the park to your accommodation located in Karatu town. Dinner and Overnight

Midrange Accommodation:  Ngorongoro Farm House  - Full Board will be served

Day 3/ Dec 2021: Karatu to Serengeti NP , En-route Game drive

After breakfast we head towards the Serengeti National Park, through the beautiful high lying farmland of Karatu and the Ngorongoro Conservation Area. Leaving the highlands behind, we descend into the heart of wild Africa – the Serengeti National Park – with its endless plains, rolling into the distance as far as the eye can see. We head to the central park area, known as the Seronera area, one of the richest wildlife habitats in the park, featuring the Seronera River, which provides a valuable water source to this area and therefore attracts wildlife well representative of most of the Serengeti’s species. https://lifetimesafaristz.com/serengeti-national-park
We arrive in time for lunch and enjoy an afternoon game drive in the Serengeti national park. In the evening arrive to your accommodation for evening leisure time, dinner and Overnight 

Midrange:  Acacia Central Camp – On full Board

Day 4/ Dec 2021: Serengeti National Park – Full day Game drive

Morning in Serengeti is an experience worth cherishing. You will wake up surrounded by enchanted sounds and smell of the wilderness staring at a magnificent breathtaking sunrise view at the endless plains of Serengeti.

After breakfast , depart for a full day game drive exploring Serengeti in search of the wildlife. The Serengeti eco-system is home to the "big five" (lion, African elephant, cape buffalo, leopard, rhinoceros). The other main species include zebra, wildebeest, various species of gazelles and antelopes, giraffes, cheetahs, hyenas, elephants, hippopotamus, crocodiles and some primate species such as vervet monkeys and olive baboons. It is also an endemic bird area, with a total of 505 species being documented so far. In the late afternoon, we drive back to your accommodation. After freshen up Cosy around the campfire and enjoy sharing stories of the day’s wildlife sightings while waiting for dinner.

Midrange:  Acacia Central Camp – On full Board

Day 5/ Dec 2021: Serengeti National Park to Ngorongoro Crater – Karatu

After an early breakfast drive to Ngorongoro, upon arrival descend down to the crater for crater game viewing. With its abundant water, excellent grazing and natural protection from the densely vegetated crater walls, the crater provides shelter to over 25000 animals, including the endangered Black Rhinoceros. Lunch will be taken in a picnic site inside the crater.

After a great day into crater, ascend and drive to Karatu  for dinner and overnight

Midrange Accommodation:  Ngorongoro Farm House  - Full Board will be served

Day 6/ Dec 2021: Karatu – Maasai Boma Visit - Arusha Airport – Zanzibar Beach

Leisurely breakfast, then drive back to Arusha. On the way visit one of Authentic Maasai Boma in Mto wa Mbu (Manyara). Thereafter proceed to Arusha Airport for your 13:00 flight to Zanzibar. Upon arrival at 11h00am our representative will meet you at Zanzibar Airport to welcome you and transfer you to the beach resort in North Coast - Matemwe of relaxation

Following after your safari it will be great to enjoy some days of beach holidays by the Indian Ocean.

“Zanzibar is a unique island that has managed to find a balance between being a hive of activity and calmness and relaxation. From the moment you get close to Zanzibar you will feel a relaxed atmosphere occupying your senses. The turquoise water of the sea and the powdery white sand beaches shaded by palm trees make this island look like a paradise. The official name of Zanzibar Island is Unguza.”

Midrange : Villa Kiva Boutique Hotel – in Superior Sea View room on  Half Board

Day 7 & 8 / Dec 2021: Zanzibar Beach (Relax and Unwind on the Beach)

You will have 2 full days at the beach to relax, unwind and get tan with an option of choosing different activities and excursions as per your interests such as snorkeling, kite surfing, safari blue, spice tour , sunset cruise, Jozani forest visit  etc

Midrange : Villa Kiva Boutique Hotel – in Superior Sea View room on  Half Board

Day 9/Dec 2021: Zanzibar Beach - Transfer to Zanzibar Airport – Option of Stone town tour

After breakfast, our driver will pick you from your beach resort to transfer you to Zanzibar Airport for your flight back home  

If time permitting, have a guided stone town tour at the historical sites of Stone Town. During the guided tour, you will experience the town & the true culture of Zanzibar; visit the famous house of wonder, the sultan palace, the old museum and the old market where you can shop for various fruits and spices. You will also see the cathedral church and the old dispensary. You may continue with a free walk in the alleyways of the old town, watching the everyday local life and find beautiful handmade souvenirs in the small shops. Later proceed to the airport for your flight back home. 

End of Tanzania Adventure

Karibu tena Tanzania. (Welcome again to Tanzania)

Trip Details

  • Included
    Return airport transfers
    Accommodation in Arusha
    4x4 vehicles for the safari vehicle (pop up roof jeep).
    Services of English-speaking driver guide for Safari.
    Accommodations and meals as indicated on the itinerary on Safaris
    Fly doctor evacuation
    Mineral water on game drive, coffee, and some other soft drinks
    Crater tour and government taxes.
    WIFI on Safari jeep
    All National Parks entry fee,
    Flight tickets from Arusha – Zanzibar
    Zanzibar Transfers
    Zanzibar Accommodation on Half board while on Beach
    Stone town tour
  • Not Included
    International Flights
    Optional activities mentioned on the above itinerary
    Travel / medical / baggage insurance
    Tips, Laundry
    Telephone bills (Whenever applicable)
    Any other items of a personal nature
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