Tanzania: Trek in the land of the Maasai – Serengeti and Tarangire safaris – 11 days
Mixed trip in northern Tanzania: Trek among the Maasais and safaris: Serengeti and Tarangire
Trek in Maasai country and safaris in Tanzania: 3 days of trek and 6 days of safaris: Serengeti Park, Ngorongoro area, Lake Manyara, Tarangire Park.
Duration: 11 days.
Why this trek and safari in Tanzania with Atypic Travel?
1)Trek + safari:
This trek in Tanzania is a trek in Maasai country and a safari in the Ser engeti and Tarangire National Park. It’s a trip off the beaten track: You discover the Maasai villages, while enjoying fabulous hikes in the company of Maasai guides and their donkeys . Then you go on a 4*4 safari in the most beautiful parks of Tanzania.
2) Immersion among the Maasai:
The best thing about this trip is that you will learn how this really special Maasai people live: their religion, their habits, their diet, their wedding ceremonies, their dances, etc. Thanks to your immersion among the Maasais .
PROGRAM of the Trek and Safaris in Tanzania:
Flight to Arusha from your departure city. Your French-speaking Tanzanian driver guide meets you. Transfer to your hotel in Arusha, Dinner and Night at the Masailand Lodge hotel.
After breakfast, departure with picnic for Nainokanoka village. Meeting with your Maasai guides in the village of Nainokanoka and departure of the trek towards the crater of Empakai via the crater of Olmoti Les Crater cliffs are covered in lush forest and on the way you may come across buffaloes and other animals. Dinner and overnight at Empakai campsite.
Departure for the descent into the Empakai crater. During your trek, you will cross Masai villages. Picnic lunch. In the late afternoon, you will reach the village of Naiyobi.
Dinner and night at the Acacia campsite.
Early departure towards Naresero at the foot of Mount Oldoinyo Lengai. Picnic lunch. At the end of the afternoon, your vehicle will be waiting for you to take you to the edge of Lake Natron . Dinner and overnight at the Natron campsite.
After breakfast, exploration on foot of the lakeside. You will also discover the surrounding villages where you will have the opportunity to meet Masais and their herds and to observe local life. After lunch, departure for a beautiful walk, which will take you to the Gorges of the Engare Sero river through lunar landscapes. You will discover magnificent waterfalls where you can swim if you wish.
Dinner and overnight at the Natron campsite.
After breakfast depart on safari in the central part of the Serengeti. We explore the different parts of the park, have a picnic lunch or at Seronera wildlife lodge. After lunch, we continue with game drives until sunset
Dinner and Night at the lodge.
Full day exploration of the Serengeti. Early departure and picnic lunch or at the lodge according to arrangements with the driver guide. in the evening return to the camp, dinner and night.
After breakfast, depart for the Ngorongoro Conservation Area . We descend into the crater for half a day of exploration. lunch at Hippo Pool in the Ngorongoro Crater.
Around 4:30 p.m., departure to the
Dinner and overnight at Karatu Camping Lodges
After breakfast, departure for Lake Manyara National Park, game drives in the park. This park is known by its lake. You will have the chance to see elephants, baboons, buffaloes, etc… also hippos, flamingos, pelicans,,,, Picnic lunch in the park. Transfer to Arusha then to Kilimanjaro airport for your return flight.
CHOICE OF DATES. GUARANTEED DEPARTURE FROM 2 PEOPLE
PRICE: From 2760€/p. Flights included and full board.
What the trip price includes:
- International flights from Brussels or Paris. Ask for your quote if you are departing from another airport.
- All transfers.
- Full board from the first to the 10th day inclusive.
- Accommodation in hotels, lodges or camps according to the program.
- French-speaking local guides.
- Drivers and cooks.
- Entrance fees to natural parks.
- Game drives as indicated in the program.
- Assistance from Atypic Travel 24 hours a day
What the price does not include:
- Mandatory visa
- Passport valid for min. 6 months after return
- The drinks
- personal expenses
- Optional: an Atypic Travel guide throughout the stay