Bush to beach adventure is one of the most favorite itineraries in Africa. Spending a few nights in Africa's bush before relaxing on the beautiful beaches of Zanzibar Island is an unforgettable experience. This safari itinerary will allow you to see the wildlife and breathtaking landscapes of Tanzania's northern circuit then visit the stunning beaches of Zanzibar Island.
Day 1: Arrival – Transfer to Arusha
Welcome to Tanzania Northern Circuit! Welcome Zanzibar Island!
Your safari adventure begins in Arusha, Tanzania, on the Northern Circuit Safari getaway. When you arrive at Kilimanjaro International Airport, you will be met by an Ozon Light Tours Safari guide. You will board a vehicle and drive to Arusha for dinner and an overnight stay. You will check into the accommodation in time for a shower and an African meal. After dinner, you will retire to your room for some rest and relaxation, giving you the opportunity to discover how incredible it is to spend a night in Africa.
Day 2: Fly to Serengeti Central
After breakfast, you will be driven to Arusha Airport to catch a local flight to Seronera Airstrip. You will meet your safari guide at the airstrip for game on route to the camp. After a hearty lunch, you will relax for an hour before embarking on an afternoon game drive.
The central Serengeti is breathtaking, with plenty of wildlife and breathtaking scenery. On a game drive, you might see predators like lions, cheetahs, leopards, hyenas, and jackals.
After game drive you will drive to the camp for dinner and overnight.
Day 3: Serengeti Central
Today you will have the opportunity to go on a full-day wildlife drive in the middle of the Serengeti.
After breakfast, you will go with a picnic lunch to explore the Serengeti's vast plains. The Serengeti's core region is perfect for game drives, and if you're lucky, you'll get to see a variety of species. Big cats like as lions, leopards, and cheetahs may be encountered. You will have a picnic lunch and then proceed with afternoon game drive.
PM game drives will be an excellent opportunity to see other Serengeti sights and see more wildlife. Other animals you will see are elephants, zebras, wildebeest, buffalo, hyenas, gazelles, and impalas. With approximately 500 bird species, you will have the opportunity to discover a wide range of bird species.
After game drive you will drive back to the camp for dinner and overnight.
Day 4: Ngorongoro Crater
After breakfast, you'll go on a game drive in Ngorongoro Crater. The Ngorongoro Crater is the largest inactive, intact, and unfilled volcano crater on the planet. One of the world's natural wonders, the crater is famous for being the home of the Big Five.
Have your camera ready as you approach the crater rim because you could snap a beautiful photo of wildlife or a stunning landscape perspective at any time. The Ngorongoro Crater is a self-sustaining ecosystem that is home to African elephants, buffalo, hippos, lions, and black rhinos. In the afternoon, you will have lunch on the crater floor while admiring the amazing landforms, plants, and wildlife. After lunch, you'll continue on an afternoon game drive to see more sights.
Day 5: Tarangire National Park
Your day begins with breakfast, followed by a trip to Tarangire National Park. Tarangire, famous for its large elephant herds, has a lot to offer in terms of wildlife drives. The park is renowned for its towering baobab trees, referred to "trees of life," which dot the landscape and add to Tarangire's splendor. Hundreds of species gather to the Tarangire River, the park's primarily source of water, particularly in the dry season.
When you arrive in Tarangire, you'll go on a game drive to look for species such as lesser kudu, buffalo, Oryx, eland, giraffe, and zebra. If you're lucky, you might come across predators such as lions, leopards, and cheetahs. Following a short game drive, you will enjoy lunch in one of the park's picnic areas. After that, you'll continue on an afternoon game drive to search for more wildlife and park attractions. After game drive, you will drive to the Lodge in Karatu for dinner and an overnight stay.
Day 6: Drive to Arusha / Fly to Zanzibar Island
After breakfast, you will drive to Arusha. Along the trip, you can participate in a variety of activities, including a visit to Meserani Snake Park and a visit to a Masai boma to learn more about their traditions, norms, and practices.
Following such an unforgettable experience, you will be driven to Arusha Coffee Lodge for a hearty lunch. After lunch, you will be transferred to Arusha airport to catch a local flight to Zanzibar Island. After arriving in Zanzibar, you will be met by a Safari representative who will transfer you to your accommodation for the night. Dinner on your own.
Day 7: Morning in Leisure/ Sunset Cruise
After breakfast, you will have the morning to visit Nungwi beach, which has pure white sand and crystal-clear water. The climate along Nungwi is cool all year, making a visit so memorable. At Mnarani Natural Aquarium, you can get up close and personal with nature. Swahili local dishes are accessible in the area, providing visitors with the opportunity to sample Swahili cuisine. You will have the day to enjoy delectable delicacies flavored with a variety of Zanzibar spices such as cloves, vanilla, saffron, cinnamon, nutmeg, and black pepper.
In the evening, you will go on a sunset cruise, which will allow you to see spectacular views of the coastal sunset and take great images. The sunsets viewed from a dhow are beautiful and timeless. After the cruise you will transfe
Day 8: Snorkeling and Dolphin Tour
Today you will have the option to go snorkeling and take a dolphin excursion, allowing you to discover the splendor of the Indian Ocean.
Snorkeling lets you to explore the undersea world of Mnemba Island. The coral reefs and underwater plants that make up the barrier reef ecosystem are home to a variety of colorful fish and other marine life, including starfish, Moorish Idols, and green turtles. If you're lucky, you might get to play with dolphins, friendly water creatures, which will enhance your Safari experience.
After a day of great memories, you will return to the hotel for overnight, dinner on your own arrangement.
Day 9: Morning in Leisure/ Depart
After breakfast, you will have the opportunity to marvel at the splendor of Zanzibar Island. After a leisurely morning, you will be escorted to the airport to board your flight.
We hope you had a memorable time. Thank you for choosing Ozon Light Tours for your safari. We wish you a safe return flight.
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