18 Days Trekking and Safari

18 Days Trekking and Safari Tanzania will take you to Kilimanjaro climbing 7 days in machame route, 7 days wildlife safari in Serengeti migration and 4 days relaxing in Zanzibar beach18 Days Trekking and Safari

Day 1: Arrival days at the Kilimanjaro International Airport:
You are welcomed by our representative and transfer you to the Hotel in Moshi/Arusha. You will receive short safari briefing with you at the lodge, and leave you to relax and have dinner and overnight.

Day 2: Trek from Machame gate to Machame Camp (3000m):
At 0830hrs departs from your hotel to Machame Gate with 4WD vehicle, introduction to your guide and porters. Registration is done and afterward start hike with picnic lunch through rain forest for around 4 to 5 hrs where you reach at Machame camp for dinner and overnight.

Day 3: Machame Camp (3000m)-Shira Camp (3800m):
After breakfast, start hike through short Savannah forest and other vegetation for roughly 4 to 5hrs, with picnic lunch en route beforehand arriving in the afternoon at Shira camp for dinner and overnight.

Day 4: Machame Camp (3000m) to Barranco Camp (3950m):
After breakfast a slow walk through semi glacier and sandy areas with picnic lunch 3 to 4 hrs before arriving at Barranco camp for dinner and overnight.

Day 5: Barranco Camp (3950m) – Barafu Camp (4600m):
After breakfast, with picnic lunch en-route climb through glaciers for approximately 4 to 5 hours before arriving at Barafu camp for dinner and overnight.

Day 6: Barafu (4600m)-Uhuru Peak (5895m)-Mweka Camp (3100m)
An early (midnight) wakeup call around 01.00hrs for preparation and light breakfast before starting final climb to the peak i.e. either the Stella Point reached in approximately 5 to 6 hrs and a more climb to the Uhuru Peak reached in another approx. 45minutes. After Signing and short rest at Barafu camp go downhill via the Gilman’s Point down to Mweka camp for an hour rest with light breakfast then descent down for dinner and overnight at Mweka camp.

Day 7: Mweka Camp (3100m)-Mweka Gate:
After breakfast, final descent to Mweka gate, thereafter say Goodbye to your Guide/ Porters and connect a private transfer to Arusha. Afternoon relax at leisure in the hotel waiting for dinner and overnight at Keys Hotel FB, to start safari next day.

Day 8: Moshi-Arusha to Lake Manyara National Park.
After breakfast, proceed to Lake Manyara for a full day game drive in beautiful Manyara National Park. See buffalo, giraffe, zebra and many more species, all set against the stunning backdrop of the Great Rift Wall. Dinner and overnight at Lodge/ campsite
Day 9: Lake Manyara – Serengeti National Park
set out for the endless open grasslands and spectacular the skies of the Serengeti. Serengeti is four hour drive, full day game drive together with late evening game drive. You will have Dinner and overnight at lodge/ Tented Camp

Day 10: Serengeti to Ngorongoro:
You will have early morning game drive, later drives back to the lodge for breakfast, the en-route lunch as you drive to Ngorongoro. The night will be spent on the Crater Rim
Dinner and overnight at Lodge/campsite

Day 11: Ngorongoro Crater tour – back to Arusha:
Early breakfast, run down into the Crater floor for a full day crater tour with picnic lunches late evening drive back to Arusha for overnight. Dinner and overnight at lodge/Hotel

Day 12: Arusha – Zanzibar:
After Breakfast in your hotel then at 10:45hrs transfer to Arusha airstrip for a planned flight Proceeds for Zanzibar at 1:10hrs meet our guide at the airport and transfer toHotel for dinner and overnight.

Day 13: Zanzibar-Stone Town Hotel:
After breakfast, at 08:00, guided stone town tour; stone town was declared as world heritage site by UNESCO. With our guide you will walk on the paths of Arab Sultans of Zanzibar. Discovery of the brilliant labyrinths of Zanzibar, visit of the historical sites, appearance of the Zanzibar doors, their roles and significance. Return to hotel at noon

Day 14: Sand Bank Picnic
After Breakfast pick up around 08:00 for Sandbank picnic, you will be go in a boat away off to the Sandbank with our Expert Traditional Dhow crew and Back to your hotel around 15:30

Day 15: Full day-Jozani forest & Dolphins tour:
Around 06:00 you will be picked up from Hotel for full day Jozani Forest & Kizimkazi Dolphins tour, Lunch at Kizimkazi Restaurant. After lunch our guide will take you to explore the nature at Jozani forest. Transfer to Beach Resort/Hotel for Dinner & overnight

Day 16: Stone Town:-Full day-Stone Town & shopping-Spice Farms:
After Breakfast pick up around 08:00 for City Tour-To visit the historic sites of Stone Town and shopping in the Antique and gift shops. after lunch proceed to Spice farms looking for spices and tropical fruits.- Dinner & Overnight at Stone Town

Day 17 – July 31, 2014: Day at Leisure:
Morning, at 08:00, Depart from hotel for spice tour, discovery of spices, fruits, coconut tree climbing, and test some of the Zanzibar fruits. Return to Hotel at noontime

Day 18 – August 01, 2014: Departure to airport:
Rest and relax at leisure on the white sand beaches of the Coastal resort. Late afternoon drive to Ferry Station for ferry to Dar Es Salaam or taken to the Airport for flight back home.