8 Day Tanzania Safari Itinerary 🛩️

Tanzania Classic North TZ

Tanzania Classic North

2 nights
Little Oliver’s, Tarangire National Park

2 nights
The Highlands, Ngorongoro Conservation Area

3 nights
Dunia, Serengeti National Park

STARTS:
Kilimanjaro International Airport, Tanzania

ENDS:
Kilimanjaro International Airport, Tanzania

Travel through northern Tanzania’s iconic national parks, home to some of Africa’s best wildlife densities as well as the changing landscapes of the Great Rift Valley and the rich culture of the Maasai. Enjoy game drives in the Ngorongoro Crater looking for rhino, watch herds of elephant in the verdant swamps of Tarangire and explore the vast savannah plains of the Serengeti on this experience-rich safari.

Itinerary Details

Little Olivers Double Bed
Arrive at Kilimanjaro International Airport, Tanzania.
Fly to Tarangire National Park. (20min)
Little Oliver's

On arrival at Kilimanjaro International Airport you will proceed to the Coastal Aviation desk for your light-aircraft flight to Tarangire National Park, just 20 minutes away (15 kg luggage limit per person; soft bags required for all flights on this itinerary). Your guide from Little Oliver’s will meet you here and game-drive you back to camp, where you can settle in and enjoy some lunch. Relax during the heat of the day before afternoon tea is served, and then go out on an afternoon game drive to explore this varied and wildlife-rich park. The large elephant herds in the drier months are a real highlight here, but the wildlife and birdlife are excellent year-round.

Good to Know

Asilia by Air packages are available year-round, subject to availability of accommodation and internal flights. INCLUSIONS: All logistics starting and ending at Kilimanjaro International Airport, all light-aircraft flights within Tanzania, all park fees and taxes including Ngorongoro Crater descent fee, shared safari activities, all meals and house drinks on safari and medical evacuation insurance. EXCLUSIONS: International flights to Tanzania, Tanzania entry visa, inoculations, gratuities, additional activities (e.g. hot air ballooning in Serengeti), meals and drinks.


Tanzania Classic North: 4-Day Zanzibar Extension

After your safari, choose to extend your holiday and fly onward to Zanzibar Island.


Extension overview

Tanzania Classic North ZNZ Extension

Tanzania Classic North

Tanzania Classic North: Zanzibar Extension

  • 3 nights Matemwe Lodge, Zanzibar
  • STARTS: Seronera Airstrip, Serengeti National Park
  • ENDS: Zanzibar Airport, Tanzania

Rather than flying straight home after your safari, fly onward to Zanzibar Island, just off the coast of Tanzania, where you can unwind on a beautiful, white sandy beach for a few days. Swim in the warm Indian Ocean, snorkel on tropical reefs and enjoy sandbank picnics. Perhaps visit Stone Town for a day to marvel at the mix of Swahili and Arabic architecture and to barter for some souvenirs to take home. Whether you spend your time here simply relaxing and taking stock of your safari adventures or enjoying daytrips and water sports is entirely up to you.

Itinerary Details

Arrive at Zanzibar Airport, Tanzania
Drive to Matemwe (1.5hrs)
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Matemwe Lodge

Fly from the Serengeti to Zanzibar, a journey of approximately 3.5 hours (15 kg luggage limit per person; soft bags required for all flights on this itinerary). The plane may stop on the way a few times to drop off/pick up passengers. On arrival in Zanzibar you will be met and driven by private vehicle to Matemwe Lodge in the north east of the island. Spend the rest of the afternoon unwinding in your thatch-and-stone chalet right on the ocean, snoozing in the hammock or swimming in one of the two pools.

Good to Know

This Zanzibar extension Asilia by Air package is available June to March subject to availability of accommodation and internal flights. INCLUSIONS: Onward flight beyond Kilimanjaro (where the main Asilia by Air Tanzania Classic North itinerary concludes) to Zanzibar, private road transfers from airport to hotel in Zanzibar, half-board basis (breakfast and dinner included) on Zanzibar, and medical evacuation insurance. EXCLUSIONS: Main Asilia by Air itinerary, international flights to Tanzania, Tanzania entry visa, inoculations, gratuities, Zanzibar activities and additional meals and drinks.


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