Why not think outside the box this Christmas? Ditch the snowy streets and grey skies for a new adventure, and embark on a Christmas safari in Tanzania! Christmas at a safari park is an experience you'll never forget - what could be a better Christmas morning than gazing out at the Serengeti? Explore Tanzania’s most spectacular landscapes and witness unparalleled wildlife on this exceptional safari adventure.
Day 1: Arrival in Arusha Upon arrival at the Kilimanjaro Airport, you will be warmly welcomed by one of our experienced drivers/guides who will escort you to Arusha Town and your reserved hotel. Meal Plan: Bed and Breakfast | Distance: 55km | Time Taken: 1 hour Overnight: Kahawa House
Day 2: Arusha City – Lake Manyara National Park - Karatu After an early breakfast, our driver/guide will pick you up and drive you to Lake Manyara for game viewing. Situated between the Great Rift Valley and Lake Manyara, Lake Manyara National Park is a protected area in Tanzania’s Arusha and Lake Manyara Regions. With more than 350 bird species observed on the Lake, this stunning destination is a must-see. After having a swell time in Lake Manyara National Park, you will proceed to your accommodation in Karatu Meal Plan: Full Board | Distance: 165km | Time Taken: 2:40 Hours Overnight: Ngorongoro Farm House
Day 3: Karatu – Serengeti National Park We make the most of the day by departing early in the morning after breakfast with your lunch and head off to the Serengeti National Park on a spectacular afternoon game viewing in the Serengeti. It offers an exotic game-viewing experience and great herds of lions, buffalo, elephant, giraffe, and thousands of eland, topi, kongoni, impala and Grant’s gazelle can be spotted. Later during the day, you will proceed to your accommodation inside the national park. Meal Plan: Full Board | Distance: 170km | Time Taken: 4.10 Hours Overnight: Kubukubu Tented Lodge
Day 4: Full Day in Serengeti National Park After breakfast, you proceed to the Serengeti National Park on a game drive safari. With a vast open savannah that always delivers superb game-viewing experiences, the Serengeti National Park is best known to host the Greatest Show on Earth where over 1.5 million wildebeest, zebra, and other grazing animals cross the plains in search of fresh grass. After spending a memorable time in the Serengeti National Park, you will head to your accommodation inside the national park. Meal Plan: Full Board Overnight: Kubukubu Tented Lodge
Day 5: Serengeti National Park – Ngorongoro - Karatu After an early breakfast, you depart with lunch heading for a final morning game viewing in Serengeti. Later, the adventure will continue when we travel up to Ngorongoro, another African icon. Meal Plan: Full Board | Distance: 170km | Time Taken: 4:10 Hours Overnight: Ngorongoro Farm House
Day 6: Ngorongoro Crater Tour – Tarangire National Park Our driver guide will pick you up and you’ll proceed with a game viewing in the Ngorongoro Crater after a breakfast. The largest unfolded and unbroken caldera in the world, Ngorongoro crown is a deep volcanic crater that is diverse and unique. Lions, black rhinoceros, blue wildebeest, Grant’s zebras, and many more species can be spotted here. Later, you will be transferred to Tarangire National Park for overnight Meal Plan: Full Board | Distance: 135km | Time Taken: 2:50 Hours Overnight: Maramboi Tented Lodge
Day 7: Tarangire National Park - Kilimanjaro International Airport After a tasty breakfast, our driver guide will pick you at your hotel together with your lunch and drive you to Tarangire for game viewing. Later you will be transferred to Kilimanjaro Airport for your onward flight. End of Service