Tanzania & Rwanda & Uganda combination Affordable medium range Safaris, AAS Code LSUG-11
Day 1.Arrive at Kilimanjaro Airport Your driver will meet you at the Airport and from there you will travel to Arusha Town, the Capitol of the Northern Safari Circuit. Check into Karama Lodge, in the foot hills of Mt. Meru, the 2nd highest mountain in Tanzania. Here you will have some time to relax before the start of your Safari. Overnight on half board basis at KARAMA LODGE & SPA www.karama-lodge.com
Day 2. Tarangire national Park After breakfast and a cup or two of coffee fresh from the Farm, travel to Tarangire National Park. Situated about 2 hours’ drive South East of Arusha, you will notice the drastic change in Landscape and Climate. Known as “The Home of Giants” as for here you will find yourself surrounded by majestic Baobab Trees and huge herds of Elephants. Spend a full day in the Park to discover all it’s secrets and enjoy a picnic lunch with a spectacular view of the Tarangire River. After an exciting day of game viewing, check into the fantastic Sangaiwe Tented Lodge and take in the panoramic views of Tarangire National Park at sunset while enjoying some well deserved Sundowners. Overnight on full board basis at SANGAIWE TENTED LODGE http://sangaiwe.com
Day 3. Lake Manyara National park - Karatu After breakfast, take the short drive to the small but beautiful Lake Manyara National Park. This is a Birder’s Paradise with more that 200 different species making this their home and it’s also home to the famous “Tree Climbing Lions”. You might be lucky enough to come acrossthem! Enjoy a picnic lunch with an awesome view. Located in the town of Karatu, way up in the Ngorongoro Highlands, here you can relax and wash off the dust of the day where attentive staff will ensure you are very well looked after! Overnight on full board basis at MARERA VALLEY LODGE — KARATU http://mareravalley.com
Day 4 & 5. Serengeti National Park (Southern part) Follow the migrating herds to the Ndutu Area of Southern Serengeti where it will be Baby Season. Explore the vast plains of this breathtaking part of the Serengeti Wilderness. Your superb Luxury Tented Camp is situated in the Ndutu area, Southern Serengeti and will be “Basecamp” for the next few days. As close to nature as you can get with all the creature comforts you need. Accommodation is on full board basis at MBUGANI LUXURY MIGRATION CAMP www.mbuganicamps.com
Day 6. The Ngorongoro Crater After a breakfast, travel to the world famous Caldera and experience this Wonder of the World first hand. There are literally animals EVERYWHERE. Who know, you might even get to see the critically endangered Black Rhino. Enjoy a picnic lunch in the Crater. After a dusty day on the road you can now cool off with a refreshing dip in the pool and some time to relax before dinner. Overnight on full board basis at MARERA VALLEY LODGE-KARATU www.mareravalley.com
Day 7. Kilimanjaro Airport - Flight to Kigali, Rwanda After breakfast, travel to Kilimanjaro Airport for your flight to Kigali, Rwanda at 15h00 and arrive in Kigali at 18h30. Check into Lemigo Hotel for a relaxing evening. Overnight on Bed & Breakfast basis at LEMIGO HOTEL, KIGALI www.lemigohotel.com
Day 8.Kigali, Genocide Memorial and "hotel Rwanda" After early breakfast, pay a visit to the Genocide Memorial, created in the memory of all those who perished in the awful crimes of 1994. Then travel to Northern Rwanda for lunch and then cross the border into Uganda. Check into this quirky and unique Lodge and enjoy spectacular views across the valleys. Overnight on full board basis at CHAMELEON HILL LODGE http://chameleonhill.com
Day 9. Gorilla Tracking !! After breakfast it is time to go and look for the spectacular, but elusive Mountain Gorillas and enjoy a picnic lunch along the way. Spend some time in the company of these magnificent creatures. Return to Chameleon Hill Lodge in the evening and overnight on full board basis.
Day 10. Another gorilla tracking !! After breakfast it is time to go back and visit another Mountain Gorilla Family in another part of the Park and enjoy a picnic lunch along the way. Spend some time in the company of these magnificent creatures. Return to Chameleon Hill Lodge in the evening and overnight on full board basis.
Day 11. Back to Kigali Airport After early breakfast, travel to Kigali Airport for your flight home. Sadly, this is the end of the East-African Adventure. We trust that you will return home with fantastic, everlasting memories of your East-African Safari!