Serengeti Safari to Zanzibar

18-to-Thirtysomethings, Nairobi to Stone Town

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Tour description provided by G Adventures

From the buzz of Kenya's capital to the excitement of tracking the Big Five across the Serengeti, feel the pulse of Africa on this 11-day journey. Explore the incomparable beauty of the Serengeti and Ngorongoro Crater before flying to Zanzibar for a taste of island culture and some chilled out beach time. While our knowledgable CEOs will improve your chances of seeing some of the planet’s most amazing wildlife, seven-seater 4x4 vehicles will get you around safely—and camping will keep you at the heart of the action along the way. Our certified CEOs will lead the way and share with you the hidden gems that will have your camera’s shutter working overtime.

What’s included

  • Your G for Good Moment: Clean Cookstove Project Visit, Mto wa Mbu Your Discover Moment: Nungwi
  • Entrances and wildlife safari drives in Serengeti NP and the Ngorongoro Crater
  • Scenic flight from Arusha to Zanzibar
  • Orientation walk in Stone Town
  • All transport between destinations and to/from included activities

Highlights

  • Track the big five across the serengeti and ngorongoro crater
  • Enjoy zanzibar's pristine waters
  • Experience the hustle and bustle of stone town

Itinerary

Day 1 Nairobi Arrive at any time. Included Activities: Arrival Day and Welcome Meeting
Day 2 Nairobi/Arusha (1B, 1D) Travel south and cross the border into Tanzania. Included Activities: Border Crossing (Kenya - Tanzania) Transport: Shuttle (7.00-8.00 hours, 290km)
Day 3 Arusha/Mto wa Mbu (1B, 1D) Visit a Maasai village to learn about the Maasai people and the G Adventures-supported Clean Cookstove project. Meet the local women engineers who have installed clean cookstoves throughout these communities. In the afternoon, opt to visit the Mto wa Mbu village to enjoy a local lunch and cultural experience with the town's villagers. Included Activities: Clean Cookstove Project Visit Transport: 7-seat 4x4 safari vehicle (2.00-3.00 hours, 130km)
Day 4 Mto wa Mbu/Serengeti National Park (1B, 1L, 1D) Enjoy a wildlife safari drive en route to the central Serengeti. Spend the night at a basic bush camp and enjoy the starry African skies. Included Activities: Serengeti National Park Safari Transport: 7-seat 4x4 safari vehicle (190km)
Day 5 Serengeti National Park (1B, 1L, 1D) Enjoy a full-day wildlife safari drive in the safari vehicle. Opt for a morning hot air balloon ride over the Serengeti. Additional Notes: Please note: if you have pre-booked the Serengeti Balloon Safari, today's likely the day for this activity! Your CEO will give you final confirmation of when it will take place, as it is subject to change. You will miss the included morning wildlife safari drive with the group, but you will have a much better view from above! Included Activities: Serengeti National Park Safari Transport: 7-seat 4x4 safari vehicle
Day 6 Serengeti National Park/Ngorongoro Crater (1B, 1L, 1D) Set off on a wildlife safari drive on the way out of the Serengeti. Camp on the Ngorongoro Crater's rim. Additional Notes: Please note that due to the high-altitude location of our camp, temperatures can drop at night. We recommend bringing extra layers to wear during the evening and following morning. Included Activities: Serengeti National Park Safari Transport: 7-seat 4x4 safari vehicle (5.00 hour(s))
Day 7 Ngorongoro Crater/Arusha (1B, 1L, 1D) Wildlife safari drive in the Ngorongoro Crater, then return to Arusha. Included Activities: Ngorongoro Crater Wildlife Safari Drive Transport: 7-seat 4x4 safari vehicle 7-seat 4x4 safari vehicle (5.00 hour(s))
Day 8 Arusha/Stone Town (1B) Transfer to the airport for a short, but scenic flight to this island paradise. Arrive in Stone Town in time for lunch and an orientation walk. If you opt to continue on for a longer tour of Stone Town, you will be visiting the Old Slave Market, House of Wonders, Palace Museum; entrance to these sites are optional and are to be purchased on site. Included Activities: Stone Town Orientation Walk Transport: Plane (1.50 hour(s))
Day 9 Stone Town/Nungwi (1B) Transfer to the white-sand beaches and turquoise waters of beautiful Nungwi Beach. Transport: Private Vehicle (1.50 hour(s))
Day 10 Nungwi (1B) Enjoy free time to lounge on the beach, snorkel, or tour the island.
Day 11 Nungwi/Stone Town (1B) Morning group transfer from Nungwi. Depart Stone Town upon arrival in the late morning. Included Activities: Departure Day (Activities) Transport: Private Vehicle (1.50 hour(s))
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