Browse Tanzania wildlife safaris and Gorilla tracking in Rwanda. These 12 days Special African safaris will expose nature tourist destinations in Tanzania and Rwanda.
Rwanda is a home for Jungle Mountain Forests hosting most Gorillas, Golden monkeys and Primates. Gorilla tracking in Rwanda is famous in East Africa.
First part of African safaris will cover 7 DAYS / 7 NIGHTS Lake Manyara, Serengeti, Ngorongoro +Olduvai Gorge, Tarangire, Arusha National Park, sight seeing and cultural tourism. And then Second part will cover 4 days in Rwanda gorilla tracking.
Day 1: Meet at Kilimanjaro Airport and transfer to Arusha for overnight at Impala Hotel.
Day 2: Arusha Lake Manyara National Park, in the morning pick up from IMPALA in Arusha and drive on tarmac road 130km with lunch box to Lake Manyara National Park for afternoon game drives. Start game drive through underground water forest, proceed to Acacia woodland savannah open land, pass by hot water spring and proceed to Lake Manyara-home for many flamingoes and other water birds. The park is home to tree climbing Lions, Hippo, Elephant, Zebra, Buffalo, Giraffe, Baboon, Blue and Velvet monkey, Warthog and more. About 350 species of birds have been recorded. You will have Picnic lunch, dinner and overnight in LOSIRWA LUXURY TENTED CAMP or NSYA TENTED LODGE.
Day 3: Manyara Serengeti National Park, Early morning breakfast in Manyara then drive to the Great Serengeti National Park with lunch and game drives en route. In the afternoon proceed with game viewing around Seronera, wildebeest migration safaris and spotting for animals. Serengeti is the park a home to lion, leopard, Elephant, Cheetah, Buffalo, Zebra, Wildebeest, Eland, Wild dog, Gazelles, Birds and more. Lot of birds includes the Eurasia migrants. Dinner and overnight in SERONERA WILDLIFE Lodge.
Day 4: Full Day in Serengeti National Park, get breakfast then follows morning and afternoon game drives in the park. In the afternoon continue with game viewing to the North East of the park this is LOBO area where the main path of the Serengeti Wildebeest migration has passed, doing safaris in western grumeti, masai mara river safaris and more. Dinner and overnight in the SERONERA WILDLIFE LODGE.
Day 5: Serengeti Ngorongoro Crater Rim – Wake up for early morning game drives in Serengeti then back to the lodge for breakfast. MAKE A VISIT TO THE OLDUVAI GORGE, explore its museum. Then drive with lunch and game viewing en route to Ngorongoro Crater Rim for walking safaris, nature trekking in Ngorongoro highlands craters, forests and visit to maasai villages. Then have dinner and overnight in the NGORONGORO WILDLIFE LODGE.
Day 6: Full day game viewing tour in the Ngorongoro Crater. Wake up early morning for breakfast then descend into the Crater floor for game drives. All the BIG FIVE Rhino Lion, Leopard, Buffalo and Elephant live in this wonderful caldera, others are Zebra, Hippo, Wildebeest, Hyena and more. Birds includes flamingos on the Soda lake, Geese, Storks, Vultures and more. Your lunch will be served in the picnic site in the Crater at Ngoitoktok swamp a Hippo pool. After lunch proceed with fame viewing while ascending the Crater. Dinner and Overnight at the NGORONGORO WILDLIFE LODGE.
Day 7: After breakfast, depart for Tarangire National Park, lunch at the lodge and proceed with Afternoon game drive. a home to Lion, Leopard, Elephant, buffalo, Python, Zebra, Oryx, Impala and more. Over 450 species of birds have been observed. This park has Many baobab trees and some varieties of acacias, where as Tarangire’s pythons climb trees, and the one place in Tanzania where dry-country antelope such as the stately fringe-eared Oryx and peculiar long-necked gerenuk are regularly observed. Dinner and overnight at TARANGIRE SAFARI LODGE.
Day 8: After breakfast continue with game viewing in Tarangire National park. In Tarangire there are chances of walking safaris to explore scenic areas and bird watching. You will have hot lunch in your Lodge before the drive takes you back to Arusha. Dinner and overnight at the Hotel.
4 DAYS GORILLA TREKKING (2 TREKS)
Day 9 Meet and greet at Kigali Airport by your personal guide. Get a Private transfer to Ruhengeri, the fourth largest town in Rwanda, with a stunning backdrop of three volcanic mountains. Overnight: Le Bambou Gorilla Lodge
Day 10 An early start to Kinigi, home to Volcanoes National Park Offices where you are briefed before commencing the once in a lifetime experience of tracking mountain gorillas.
Overnight: Le Bambou Gorilla Lodge
Day 11 Enjoy your second gorilla trek before an afternoon transfer to Kigali.
Overnight: Lemigo Hotel
Day 12 Time for some last minute shopping in Kigali one of the friendliest African capitals, before returning to the airport for your onward flight back to Kilimanjaro Airport, standby for connection to your INTERNATIONAL FLIGHT BACK YOUR COUNTRY.
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The price includes:
-Transfer from Kilimanjaro Airport to Arusha
-Accommodation at the Imapla hotel.
-Transport from Arusha to the National Parks using 4 x 4 wheel private vehicle
-Game drives/game viewing tours using 4x 4 wheel vehicles with slide open roof for wildlife viewing and photographing
-Park entrance fees
-Professional English/French speaking guide
-Full board accommodation
-Visit to Olduvai Gorge
-Transfer back to Arusha
-Overnight in Arusha
-Transfer to Kilimanjaro Airport
-Flights to Kigali Rwanda
-Gorilla tracking in Rwanda
-Gorilla tracking permits
The price excludes:
-Tip to safari guide and Tour Coordinator
Categories: Itineraries, Rwanda Tours, Tanzania Tours, Western Circuit