NEW YEAR'S IN TANZANIA
SAT DEC 27TH, 2020 - SUN JAN 3RD, 2021
Experience New Year'S The Tanzania Way
9days/8nights | Dec 28th, 2020-Jan 5th, 2021
DEC 27, 2020 - JAN 5TH. 2021
UNCOVER THE MELTING POT OF DAR ES SALAAM
A coastal city that never sleeps just like its waves. Nestled along a natural harbor on the Indian Ocean. Over the last century, Dar es Salaam (DAR as locals call it) has grown from a sleepy Zaramo fishing village into a thriving tropical metropolis of over four million people. Join us to unlock the past and present Dar es Salaam.
Day 0-1: ARRIVE DAY
Dec 27th /28th
Dec 27th Depart USA to arrive in Dar es Salaam on Dec 28th + Check into Johari Rotana Hotel, A striking contemporary property with elegant design and outstanding facilities in a prime location in the Central Business District and on the Indian Ocean coast, Johari Rotana Hotel (5star Hotel) promises guests an unforgettable luxury experience during their visit to Dar es Salaam. | 2nights
Welcome Dinner, Meet & Greet + Nightlife
Day 2: CITY + FOOD TOUR
Dec 29th- Morning
Morning Activity: After breakfast, Relaxed morning then 12pm head out to visit the famous largest local Market of Kariakoo, National Art Musuem. Move on the textile/ Curio Shopping.
Lunch - Private Swahili Lunch w/ a Famous Chef located off the beaten path.
(safety precaution will all be observed due to the crowd (wearing masks, social distance, hand washing, private transportation...etc)
Day 2: VILLAGE MUSEUM
Dec 29th - Evening
Evening Activity: Enjoy a guided walking tour into the homes of Tanzania’s tribes. Tanzania has about 120 tribes. The Village Museum is a hands on museum that showcases the traditional homes and living conditions of a number of tribes from Tanzania. One can't leave the museum without seeing or learning at least one traditional dance. You will part take in traditional dance as an audience but also dress up and learn a new dance.
MIKUMI NATIONAL PARK
The fourth largest National Park in the country
The Mikumi National Park near Morogoro, Tanzania, was established in 1964. It covers an area of 3,230 km² is the fourth largest in the country. The park is crossed by Tanzania's A-7 highway.
ROAD TRIP + MEET THE MAASAI PEOPLE
Day 3: Dec 30th
Morning Activity: 6am Departure for cross country road trip to Mikumi National Park. Trip is about 5-6hours. On your way, you will see the real Tanzania from urban and village life. Meet the Maasai Tribe in their village.
Evening: Arrive for Campfire dinner
Lodging: Vuma Hills Tented Camp
Bed and meals included
SAFARI GAME DRIVE/ NEW YEAR'S EVE
Day 4: Dec 31st
Day 4: Wed Dec 30th: Safari Day
Activity: After breakfast, get ready for a full day game drive + picnic lunch at Mikumi National Park
Evening: Road trip back to Dar es Salaam (trip is about 5-6hours). Check into hotel. Rest + Head out to bring in New Years in the city or Hotel. Lodging: Johari Rotana Hotel | Bed and breakfast included
VUMA HILLS TENTED CAMP
Luxury tented Camp
Nestled in the forests of the Vuma Mountains that overlook the Mkata Plains of the Mikumi below, Vuma is a cool retreat from the heat of a day's game drive. Complete with shaded wooden veranda at the front and en suite bathroom facilities at the back there is not much more to be asked for.
EXPLORE ZANZIBAR W/ JUSTA & AZIZA
The mysteries located 15 miles off the coast of Tanzania
Behind the narrow streets of the old stone town city and the beautiful white sand beaches, Zanzibar is full of mysteries. Zanzibar Archipelago, located in the Indian Ocean 15 miles off the coast of Tanzania, is a breathtaking spot to escape from the world One must be guided by a local to discover them in an authentic manner. This is your VIP pass with us.
Dress Code: Dress modest - Women cover your shoulders and legs - so long or knee length dresses/ skirts, pants are ok. Men - casual comfortable is fine.
Day 5: Arrive in Zanzibar
Jan 1st, 2021
Day Activity: Check out of hotel in Dar then depart to catch 12pm ferry to Zanzibar. Afternoon Activity: Arrive at 2:30pm to Transfer to Check into hotel
Evening Activity: Get to know Zanzibar, head our for a private tour and dinner party at Fumba town (Modern Living Property Investment project). Return to relax at the hotel. Hotel: Mizingani Seafront Hotel | Included: Bed, Breakfast
Day 6: Explore Stone Town
Jan 2nd, 2021
Day Activity: Breakfast + Pick up at 10am then head out for a historical tour/ Shopping Experience.
Afternoon Activity: After lunch, Enjoy a spa treatment.
Evening Activity: Get ready for Sunset Arabic-Swahili rooftop dinner experience
Lodging: Mizingani Seafront Hotel
Day 7: Relaxed Beach Day
Jan 3rd, 2021
Morning Activity: 11am Check out from hotel. Free to go shopping. Will depart after to check in your last coastal beach hotel. Dress Code: Dress modest in the popular areas, on the beach you can have your bathing suits on. Bring a cover up in case.
Evening: Relax at hotel or beach nightlife
Hotel Stay: Sarabi Zanzibar.
Included: Bed, Breakfast.
Day 8: Free Beach Day
Jan 4th, 2021
Enjoy Kizimkazi, an authentic fishing village. Every day around 6pm the sun sets over the island. For one special moment, when the sun touches the sea, the sea turns into a mirage creating an unforgettable sight. Sarabi means mirage. Bed and Breakfast
Day 9: Departure Day
Jan 5th, 2021
After breakfast, Say your farewells to Everyone + Transfer to Airport for depart from Zanzibar or Dar es Salaam international airports.
11nights (Double occupancy/person)
Airport pick up/ drop off
Activities and Tours as listed in the itinerary
Travel Concierge Support (24/7) + Fee
Curated Activities and Nightlife Experiences
Activity, Government Fees and Tour Guides
Ground Transportation while in Tanzania as per itinerary.
Breakfast at the hotel
Local flight to/ from Zanzibar
Some meals as mentioned on itinerary.
RT International Airfare from/ to Tanzania
Passports and entry visas fees + Vaccinations
Alcoholic or Soft beverages
Incidental expenses or Traveler's insurance
Activities outside the itinerary
Nightlife entrance fees
Meals outside the itinerary
TOTAL TRIP COST:
$2620/ person (double (shared) occupancy)
$2980/person (single occupancy)
Double Occupancy Payment Plan:
Deposit - $500 Due Sept 15th
Payment 1: $1120- Due Oct 15th
Last Payment: $1000 due Nov 15th
Single Occupancy Payment Plan:
Payment 1: $1480- Due Oct 15th
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