THE TANZANIA EXPERIENCE
This trip is curated for Marcus' family and guests
DEC 27TH-JAN 7TH, 2021| 12DAYS
Day 1: Arrive in Tanzania
Sunday Dec 27th
Upon arrival at airport, you will be met by our representative and taken to Kaliwa Lodge for overnight. The lodge is situated at a height of 1300m on the foothills of Mt. Kilimanjaro and it is just a few minutes away from Machame Gate, the entrance to the Kilimanjaro National Park. The small bustling town of Moshi, which is roughly 20km from the lodge, can be reached easily thanks to the good tarmac roads.
Lodging: Kaliwa lodge | 2nights
Bed and Breakfast
Day 2: Kilimanjaro Climb
Monday Dec 28th
After breakfast, you will be driven to Marangu gate with box lunch. When you enter Mount Kilimanjaro National Park Marangu Gate you will complete the registration formalities at the park headquarters. The actual hike begins at the park gate and we hike 5.5 miles up to Mandara Hut near the upper edge of the forest line. The hike takes about 3-5 hours. The path is interesting, starting through rain forest vegetation, and then opening up to giant heather. If time and weather permit, a short walk from Mandara to Maundi Crater is worth it. Walk back to Marangu gate, meet our driver and drive back to Kaliwa lodge for overnight (BB)
Day 3: Ngorongoro Safari Trip
Tuesday Dec 29th
After breakfast, Check out of lodge then road trip transfer to Ngorongoro National Park. Enjoy the game drive as you head to your lodge. Arrive for check in + relax at the Ngorongoro Wildlife Lodge - 1nights
Day 4: Ngorongoro Carter + Maasai
Wednesday Dec 30th
Early breakfast, head out for full day game drive of Ngorongoro Crater
Picnic lunch in the Crater + Visit the Maasai Tribe in their bomas/village
Evening game drive + Return for Dinner + night over at the
Accommodation: Burunge Luxury Tented Lodge
Day 5: Tarangire National Park
Thursday Dec 31st
Early breakfast, check out, 9am for a game drive in Tarangire National Park
Half a day game drive of Tarangire + Picnic lunch on the go.
Tarangire National Park is a lovely, quiet park in Northern Tanzania. It is most famous for its elephant migration, birding and authentic safari atmosphere.
Luxury Camping Experience
Be a privileged spectator from this luxury camp on the shores of Lake Burunge.
From the elegant wooden central platform where the Lake Burunge Tented Lodge restaurant stands it’s possible to watch the lakeshore waiting for the animals that come to drink there.
This camp is the perfect place to relax in comfort after a day of gamedrives in Tarangire, simply carried away by the breeze and the colors of the African sunset from your private terrace.
The Zanzibar Experience
Full of exciting experiences on the beautiful white sand beaches of Zanzibar, located in the Indian Ocean 15 miles off the coast of Tanzania, is a breathtaking spot to escape from the world. Zanzibar is home to one of the most famous full moon beach parties in the world, making Zanzibar a fabulous New Year's Eve Getaway for your inner party animal.
Day 5: Safari to Zanzibar
December 31st, 2020
After the Safari trip at 1pm depart for the airport to catch your flight at 4pm to Zanzibar.
Evening: Arrive in Zanzibar then transfer to check in at Mizingani Seafront Hotel,
Dinner at hotel, nightlife in Stone Town + night over at the Hotel.
Lodging: Mizingani Seafront Hotel | 2nights
Day 6: Historic + Beauty Tour
January 1st, 2021
Day Activity: Breakfast + Pick up at 12pm then head out for a historical tour/ Shopping Experience
Afternoon: After lunch, Enjoy a spa treatment.
Evening: Walk to get a freshly made Lunch at a famous local restaurant. After, head out to check out Fumba town (Modern Living Property Investment project) + Dinner. Return to hotel.
Lodging: Mizingani Seafront Hotel
Included: Bed, Breakfast + dinner
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 7, 8, 9: Free Beach Days
January 2nd, 3rd, 2021
Morning Activity: 10am Check out from hotel. Pick up to transfer to Check in at your coastal beach hotel. Evening: Relax at hotel or beach nightlife
Lodging: Sarabi Zanzibar. Included: Bed, Breakfast | 3nights
Dress Code: Dress modest in the popular areas, on the beach you can have your bathing suits on. Bring a cover up in case.
Day 8: Sunday Jan 3rd: Free Beach Day
Day 9: Monday Jan 4th: Free Beach Day
Full day Relaxing at hotel or beach
Lodging: Sarabi Zanzibar. Included: Bed, Breakfast
The Dar es Salaam Experience
January 5-7th, 2021
Nestled along a natural harbor on the Indian Ocean. Over the last century, Dar es Salaam 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 10: Dar es Salaam
Tuesday Jan 5th, 2021
Day Activity: Take a ferry to Dar es Salaam Airport + Transfer to Hotel
Night: Welcome Dinner + Nightlife
Lodging: Ramada Beach Resort
Bed and Breakfast included
Day 11: City + Cultural Experience
Wednesday Jan 6th, 2020
Morning Activity: After breakfast, Relaxed morning then 12pm head out to visit the famous largest local Market of Kariakoo. Move on the textile/ Shopping experience. (We will do a drive visit for safety precaution)
Afternoon: 1pm departure for village Museum with live cultural performance then a late private Swahili Lunch w/ a Famous Chef located off the beaten path.
Night: Head out to Cape Town Fish Market for drinks and evening of live music. 10pm Return for night over at Ramada Beach Resort,
Day 12: Departure Day
Thursday January 7th, 2021
Day Activity: Breakfast + relaxed morning at the hotel, then pick up to held to the Airport to depart from back to the States.
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
$4880/ person (double (shared) occupancy)
$5340/person (single occupancy)
Double Occupancy Payment Plan:
Deposit - $1220 due Aug 25th
Payment 1: $1220- Due Sept 25th
Payment 2: $1220 - Due Oct 25th
Last Payment: $1220 due Nov 25th
Single Occupancy Payment Plan:
Deposit - $1335 due Aug 25th
Payment 1: $1335- Due Sept 25th
Payment 2: $1335 - Due Oct 25th
Last Payment: $1335 due Nov 25th
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