Ngorongoro & The Serengeti

Ngorongoro & The Serengeti

6 Days / 5 Nights

Price from$3,476

• Tarangire National Park • Ngorongoro Crater • Serengeti National Park

On this small group scheduled tour, you'll visit the hotspots of Tanzania's safari destinations! Stay at eco-friendly tented camps and lodges and away from the larger crowded lodges during peak seasons. A one way scenic flight on the return is an optional extra. This is a wonderful safari for those short on time!

Ngorongoro & The Serengeti map

Day 1: Arusha > Tarangire > Ngorongoro From Arusha, drive to Tarangire National Park for a game drive and picnic lunch before continuing onto Ngorongoro area to overnight at a lodge in the Karatu highlands.

Day 2: Ngorongoro Today you will enjoy a day in the Ngorongoro Crater, often seeing four of the big five with ease! Return to your camp or lodge to overnight and relax.

Day 3: Ngorongoro > Serengeti From Ngorongoro highlands we drive down to the Serengeti plains via Olduvai Gorge and the 'cradle of humankind'. It's here where, in 1959, the ground-breaking discovery of a hominid (human-like) skull dating back 1.8 million years preceeded other more recent hominid remains discoveries - dating as far back as 3.7 million years. Also visit a Masai Village visit (optional). Picnic lunch en route enjoying game drives along the way. Overnight Serengeti Wilderness Camp or Ndutu Wilderness Camp, depending on the season. In the month of May, you will be accommodated at a lodge.

Day 4: Serengeti Spend the whole day exploring the Serengeti. Relax with two full days in the Serengeti - unequalled for its beauty and home to more than three million large mammals spread over the vast endless plains. It is here, at certain times of the year, that we may encounter the breathtaking spectacle of the annual wildebeest migration, where one and a quarter million wildebeest trek in columns of up to forty kilometres long in search of grazing, drawing with them their predators and numerous other species of game. Overnight Wilderness Camp or lodge. Balloon safari optional - pricing upon request.

Day 5: Serengeti A second full day exploring the Serengeti. Overnight Serengeti Wilderness Camp or lodge.

Day 6: Serengeti > Arusha From Serengeti either drive back to Arusha or enjoy a scenic flight over the Rift Valley edge back to Arusha (flight additional cost). Tour ends at Arusha Airport.

An optional balloon safari (highly recommended!) is available depending on the location of the Serengeti camp at the time of booking.

• Small group safari with an expert Tanzanian guide • Transportation by 4x4 customised safari vehicle • 5 nights' in tented safari camps (during low season a lodge may be used) • Safari activities • 5 Breakfasts, 5 Lunches, 5 Dinners • All National Park fees

Pricing (per person) $AUD

Type TWIN SINGLE

2017

3 1/2 Star

1 Jul - 31 Oct

1 Nov - 14 Dec

15 Dec - 31 Dec

Optional flight Serengeti - Arusha

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-

$3,925

$3,476

$3,925

$350

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-

$4,542

$3,689

$4,542

$350

2018

3 1/2 Star

1 Jan - 31 Mar

1 Apr - 30 Jun

1 Jul - 31 Jul

1 Aug - 31 Oct

1 Nov - 14 Dec

15 - 31 Dec

Flight Serengeti - Arusha from

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-

$4,121

$3,503

$4,121

$4,246

$3,503

$4,121

$450

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-

$4,748

$3,754

$4,748

$4,927

$3,754

$4,802

$450

Departs

2017 Scheduled group departures
Jul 29
Aug 26;
Sep 9 (Ladies only), 23
Oct 21 (Ladies only), 28
Nov 25
Dec 16, 29

2018 Scheduled group departures
Jan 20 (Regular & Ladies only departures)
Feb 10
Mar 5, 30 (Easter)
May 26
Jun 16
Jul 14
Aug 4, 18 (Regular & Ladies only departures)
Sep 29
Oct 27
Dec 1

Booking conditions

Guaranteed departures with a minimum of 2 clients. Single is based on travelling in a single room but with other travellers. Single travel alone prices are on request. Tour is also available on a private basis on request.

An optional Balloon Safari (highly recommended) is available depending on the location of the Serengeti camp at the time of booking.

For this safari a maximum of 15kg luggage is permitted per person, in soft bags.

Optional flight Serengeti - Arusha is subject to change.

Flight from Serengeti > Arusha Flight is optional, it is recommended if you want to avoid a long day's drive. However during 1 Aug - 31 Oct the flight is mandatory (as you will be in the Northern Serengeti and its too far to drive in a day).

Optional flights from Central Serengeti & Ndutu to Arusha are available.

Please refer to World Journeys terms & conditions.

Not included

• Pre or post tour hotel nights • Beverages • Tips/gratuities • Visas • Flights • Travel insurance • Any other optional extras • Items of a personal nature