Going on safari as a family is a very special experience. Spending time in nature offers a break from daily schedules and an opportunity to bond and make family memories together. Embark on a family safari through northern Tanzania visiting the breathtaking view beneath the cliffs of the Manyara Escarpment, the endless plains of the Serengeti and wondrous Ngorongoro Crater. Encounter the wildlife at your own pace – relax and explore! After exciting safari, you take a break on one of Zanzibar’s most splendid beaches.
Day 1 : Arrive to Kilimanjaro International Airport
Karibu Tanzania! Upon arrival at Kilimanjaro International airport, you will be met by our representative who will be carrying a sign board with your name on it. You will then transferred to Arusha/Moshi at your reserved lodge house where you can relax after a long haul flight. It’s time to take a fresh shower, then grab a local drink and admire the authentic Tanzania atmosphere. Cheers!
Day 2 : Manyara National Park
The wildlife adventure is about to begin. Today you depart after breakfast to Lake Manyara National Park (nearly 2 hours drive from Arusha).
Lake Manyara National Park is an unspoiled paradise of ground water forest fed by underground springs and teeming with wildlife. Lake Manyara is known for its huge soda lake filled with pink-hued flamingos, large population of baboons, incredible birdlife and breathtaking views. The most iconic attraction is undoubtedly its tree-climbing lions (very rare to spot). The park also offers excellent opportunities to see mongooses, the adorable dik-dik, hippos, buffaloes, antelopes, gazelles, and large troupes of baboons.
Day 3 – Day 4: Serengeti National Park
The highlight of the wildlife adventure awaits you today. After a tasty breakfast, you will drive to Serengeti National park (nearly 3 hours drive to the Serengeti entry gate from Karatu).
You are going to explore the endless plains of the Serengeti. The Serengeti is vast and beautiful; it’s one of Africa’s most captivating safari areas. The abundance of wildlife in this park is unmatched anywhere else in the world. With the help of sharp eyes of your driver guide, get ready to see the big cats.
Day 5: Ngorongoro Crater
The exciting sounds of the Serengeti wildlife will awake you. You depart very early from Serengeti towards one of the world’s most astonishing and renowned natural wonders, the Ngorongoro Crater. You will descend into the breath-taking Ngorongoro Crater. The crater teems with zebras, buffaloes, lions, wildebeest, elephants, flamingos, ostriches, hippos, cheetahs and a small population of the rare black rhino. After a half day game drive you will drive to Karatu for the evening relaxation.
Day 6 – Day 10: Zanzibar
The aroma of the spice island awaiting you. After an exciting safari enjoy a week relaxation to recharge your batteries. Only 1h20 flight from Arusha, the wonderfully sleepy island of Zanzibar is one of East Africa’s finest beach destinations. Zanzibar has a lot more to experience than just its beautiful beaches: Stone Town tour, diving and Snorkeling, spice tour, kite surfing, sundowner dhow sailing etc.
Zanzibar offers an exceptional diversity of accommodation, from simple beach lodges and small boutique hotels to all-inclusive beach resorts and luxury hotels.
Day 11: Fly Home
Transfer to Zanzibar Airport for your departure flight later.