Tanzania Express Camping Adventure

18-to-Thirtysomethings, Arusha to Arusha
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Information from G Adventures

Tour description

Love camping? Love exotic wildlife? Then our seven-day camping excursion through Tanzania is for you. Get on board wildlife safari drives with like-minded adventurers and prepare yourself for animal-spotting in two of Africa’s stunning national parks, as well as a cultural village tour to give you a well-rounded look at this great region. If you’re hungry for more, this trip has easy access to Kilimanjaro hikes before and afterward – but you may be perfectly content hanging around the campfire enjoying laughs with new friends.

What's included

  • Your G for Good Moment: Clean Cookstove Project Visit, Mto wa Mbu Your Welcome Moment: Meet Your CEO and Group
  • Entrance fees and wildlife safari drives in Serengeti National Park and the Ngorongoro Crater
  • Visit to G Adventures-supported Clean Cookstove project
  • Cultural experience and lunch in a local community
  • All transport between destinations and to/from included activities

Highlights

  • View wildlife in tanzania's best parks and reserves with an expert wildlife guide
  • Savour traditional cuisine in a local village
  • Meet local artisans on a village walk
  • Seek out the big five on wildlife safari drives

Itinerary

Day 1: Arusha Arrive at anytime. Head out to a local bar where the drinks are affordable and the company is fantastic. Get to know your new travel mates over a few Tuskers as a group. Connect over past travels, set your intentions for this trip, and as the night settles around you; simply enjoy being in the moment.

Day 2: Arusha/Mto wa Mbu 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.

Day 3: Mto wa Mbu/Serengeti National Park 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.

Day 4: Serengeti National Park Enjoy a full-day wildlife safari drive in the safari vehicle. Opt for a morning hot air balloon ride over the Serengeti.

Day 5: Serengeti National Park/Ngorongoro Crater Set off on a wildlife safari drive on the way out of the Serengeti. Camp on the Ngorongoro Crater's rim.

Day 6: Ngorongoro Crater/Arusha Wildlife safari drive in the Ngorongoro Crater, then return to Arusha.

Day 7: Arusha Depart at any time.