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5 Days Mount Meru

Day 1: ARUSHA / MIRIAKAMBA 

In the morning transfer from Arusha to Momela gate from the gate proceed on trekking to Miriakamba. Lunch enroute, dinner and overnight Miriakamba camp. 

Day 2: MIRIAKAMBA / SADLE

After breakfast go on hiking, break for lunch then continue to the Camp, dinner / overnight Saddle. 

Day 3: SADLE / SUMMIT / SADLE 

At midnight from Saddle, hike to Summit 4566 then back to Saddle for lunch, dinner / overnight Miriakamba. 

Day 4: MIRIAKAMBA / MOMELA 

After breakfast, climb down with your packed lunch to the gate where you will be picked for Arusha.

End of the tour

THE PRICE INCLUDES: 

All park entry fees, accommodation in hut , 3x meals a day , all transfer TO & FROM the gate , porters & guide and rescue fees.

NOTE : 

Tip to the guide and porter, drinking water is not included

DAYS MACHAME ROUTE (8 DAYS 7 NIGHT’S)

DAY 1: ARUSHA –MACHAME GATE – MACHAME CAMP

After breakfast leave the lodge/hotel drive for 1hour to Machame gate, Finish the formalities and start the hiking through the rain forest to Machame camp (3000m) in about 6hrs all meals and overnight. Machame camp.

DAY2: MACHAME CAMP- SHIRA CAMP 

Breakfast, the hike begin through the forest, crosstie valley along the steep bridge going into the rock ridges and through heather. The route turns west into a river gorge, reaching Shire camp (3800m) in about 6 hrs .All meals and overnight

DAY3: SHIRA CAMP

Full day for acclimatization at shira camp with short distance work around the Shira plateau, all meals and overnight at shira camp

DAY 4: SHIRA CAMP – BARANCO CAMP 

Breakfast , Continue with the hiking east towards Kibo passing the junction ,then east towards the Lava Tower .shortly after this you climb down to Baranco camp (3940m) in 3-4hrs all meals and overnight Baranco 

DAY 5: BARANCO CAMP – KARANGA VALLEY CAMP

This is another day for acclimatization , breakfast continue with the hiking through a steep rocky, Baranco walls then ups and down until you come to Karanga valley in about 3hours all meals and overnight karanga valley.

DAY6: KARANGA VALLEY – BARAFU CAMP

Breakfast then continue with the hiking up and down along the stone and sand till you reach Barafu camp in about 3hours, as soon as you arrive at the campsite make sure you try to rest a lot and prepare all the staff you brought for the mountain, cause you will start the last point around 1:00am.all meals and overnight Barafu camp 

DAY 7: BARAFU CAMP – UHURU PEAK – MWEKA CAMP.

Very early breakfast, then start for the summit at 1:00am first to Stella point and then to Uhuru peak (5895m). It is recommended to take few minutes for Photo, and then descend to Mweka
camp for dinner and overnight.

DAY 8: MWEKA CAMP – MWEKA GATE – MOSHI / ARUSHA 

Breakfast the descend down wards to Mweka gate for 3-4hrs , collect you diploma if you make to the summit the transfer back to Arusha in 2hrs or Moshi in 30minutes.

END OF THE TRIP

THE PRICE INCLUDES:

All park entry fees, camping fees, accommodation in tent, 3x meals a day, all transfer TO & FROM gate, porters& guide and rescue fees.

NOTE: 

Tip to the guide and porter, climbing gear is not included.

6 Days Marangu route (6days 5 night’s)

Day 1: ARUSHA/ MOSHI –MANDARA HUT

After breakfast , drive for 2/ 1hour to Marangu gate an altitude of 1900m, Finish the formalities and start hiking through dense semi-tropical rain forest for your overnight on Kilimanjaro , It takes 3-4 hrs walking in 9km to Mandara hut 2700m ,All meals and overnight.

DAY 2: MANDARA HUT – HOROMBO HUT 

Breakfast , start the hiking through the moor land ,the landscape becomes more rugged and rocky but superb , with both Mawenzi and Kibo peaks in view , the hike is about 5-6 hours ,the distance covered is 11km , All meals and overnight Horombo hut .(3700M )

DAY 3: HOROMBO HUT

Full day at Horombo hut for acclimatization, all meals and overnight 

DAY 4: HOROMBO HUT – KIBO HUT 

Breakfast ,then the hiking start first to last water point then cross the Alpine desert to Kibo hut 4700m , at the foot of mountain , the hiking is about 5-6 hours slowly. This cover a distance of 13km, it is highly recommended to have enough water for drinking at this point and drink a lot All meals and overnight at Kibo hut.

DAY 5: KIBO – UHURU PEAK – HOROMBO HUT 

Breakfast, The final attempt to the summit is made in the early hours of the morning at 1:00am .It takes 6-7 hours to climb the most difficult point and most demanding part of your trip to Gilman’s point 5680m .If strong enough another 2hrs will take us to UHURU PEAK (5896m) the highest point in Africa, spend few minutes at the peak then descend to Horombo hut for dinner and overnight.

DAY 6: HOROMBO – MARANGU GATE – MOSHI/ ARUSHA 

Breakfast , Descend through the moor land , rain forest to park gate , where you will collect your Diploma if you make to the summit , transfer back to Moshi for 1hrs or to Arusha for 2hrs

END OF THE TRIP:

THE PRICE INCLUDES:

All park entry fees, accommodation in hut, 3x meals a day, all transfer TO & FROM gate, porters& guide and rescue fees.

NOTE: 

Tip to the guide and porter, drinking water is not included.

5 Days Marangu Route

Day 1: ARUSHA/ MOSHI –MANDARA HUT

After breakfast , drive for 2/ 1hour to Marangu gate an altitude of 1900m, Finish the formalities and start hiking through dense semi-tropical rain forest, for your first overnight on Kilimanjaro , It takes 3-4 hrs walking in 9km to Mandara hut 2700m ,All meals and overnight .

DAY 2: MANDARA HUT – HOROMBO HUT

Breakfast , start the hiking through the moor land ,the landscape becomes more rugged and rocky but superb , with both Mawenzi and Kibo peaks in view , the hike is about 5-6hours ,the distance covered is 11km , All meals and overnight Horombo hut .(3700M )

DAY 3: HOROMBO HUT – KIBO HUT

Breakfast, then the hiking start first to last water point then cross the Alpine desert to Kibo hut 4700m, at the foot of mountain , the hiking is about 5-6 hours slowly. This cover a distance of 13km, it is highly recommended to have enough water for drinking at this point and drink a lot. All meals and overnight at Kibo hut.

DAY 4: KIBO – UHURU PEAK – HOROMBO HUT

Breakfast, The final attempt to the summit is made in the early hours of the morning at 1:00am .It takes 6-7 hours to climb the most difficult point and most demanding part of your trip to Gilman’s point 5680m .If strong enough another 2hrs will take us to UHURU PEAK (5896m) the highest point in Africa, spend few minutes at the peak then descend to Horombo hut for dinner and overnight.

DAY 5: HOROMBO – MARANGU GATE – MOSHI/ ARUSHA

Breakfast, Descend through the moor land, rain forest to park gate, where you will collect your Diploma if you make to the summit , transfer back to Moshi for 1hrs or to Arusha for 2hrs.

END OF THE TRIP

 

THE PRICE INCLUDES:

-All park entry fees,

-hut fees,Arusha hotel one night

-accommodation in hut

-3x meals a day,

-all transfer TO & FROM gate,

-porters& guide

-rescue fees.

-Boiled water

-camping gear (tent stool and table)

NOT INCLUDED:

– Tip to the guide and porter,

-climbing gear.

-personal insurance

9 DAYS BEST OF TANZANIA

Day 1 Kilimanjaro Airport/Arusha Town

15h00 Pick up from Kilimanjaro airport. Transfer to Arusha Town Overnight at Impala Hotel (BB)

Day 2 Arusha – Tarangire

07h30 Pick from Arusha after breakfast. Picnic lunch 08h00 Proceed to Tarangire National Park for afternoon game drive.

Late evening drive to Lake Manyara for meals and overnights at Lake Manyara Hotel / Twiga Campsite [FB]
 
Day 3 Lake  Manyara National Park-Lake Eyasi

08h00 Drive to Lake Manyara National Park. Visit Mto wa Mbu market on the way. Picnic lunch to Manyara National Park for a morning game. Picnic lunch Drive to Lake Eyasi area.

14h30 Afternoon visit nearby local village.

Dinner and overnight at Lake Eyasi Lodge /Lake Eyasi Campsite [FB]
 
Day 4 Lake Eyasi

08h00 Depart for a full day guided tour to the Datoga and Hadzabe tribesmen. Hunting with Hadzabe men Lake Eyasi, just south of the Serengeti, is a wild, scenically stunning area where you can get a real insight into the way of life of some of Tanzania's fascinating tribes, most notably the Wahadzabe and Datoga people who still use traditional methods of survival

Dinner and overnight at Lake Eyasi Lodge /Lake Eyasi Campsite [FB]
 
Day 5 Lake Eyasi  – Serengeti National Park
08h00 Collect lunch boxes then drive to Serengeti
Game drive en route in the park till late afternoon hours
Your dinner and overnight stay is at Wildlife Lodge / Seronera Campsite
 
Day 6 Serengeti National Park
07h00 Breakfast at leisure at the campsite
08h00 Full day of game drive in Serengeti National Park
Meals and overnight at Wildlife Lodge / Seronera Campsite
 
Day 7 Serengeti – Ngorongoro
06h30 Depart from the camp for an early morning game drive in Serengeti
08h30 Breakfast then proceed to Ngorongoro Conservation area
Visit Olduvai museum en route

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Dinner and overnight at Wildlife Lodge / Simba Campsite
 
Day 8 Ngorongoro Conservation area
07h00 Breakfast at leisure.
09h00 Descend the crater rim for a half day tour till 15h00. Picnic lunch
Tanzania's 'secret garden' which contains a hidden world of teeming wildlife.
Dinner and overnight at Wildlife Lodge / Simba Campsite
 
Day 9 Departure
08h00 Breakfast at the lodge then drive back to Arusha
12h00 Lunch at Impala Hotel.
Drop off in Arusha
Camping Safaris
2 Package cost net………………………USD 2395.00 per person sharing.
 
Lodge Safari
2 Package cost net………………………USD 2765.00 per person sharing.
Luxury Lodge Safari Cost will include:
Full board accommodation Arusha Hotel booked on Bed and Breakfast , Park entry fees, Safari
transport and game drives
 Safari Cost will exclude
Things of personal nature, tips and other gratuities
Budget Camping Safari
Budget Camps and lodges are
    -Lake Manyara- ( migunga tented camp , jambo hotel & lodge , Loswira )
     -Tarangire : Maramboi ,Burunge ,safari lodge , Roika tented camp
   -Ngorongoro : farm house , Rhino lodge
     -Serengeti   :-Ikoma tented camp

5 Days Mombasa, Shimba Hills, Tsavo East and West

Day 1: Mombasa – Shimba hills

Pick up from you hotel after breakfast and drive for about to Shimba national reserve. Start straight with a game drive within the rainy forest visiting the Sheldrick falls and game viewing then proceed for lunch at Shimba Hills Tree Lodge . Relax after lunch until around 1600hrs time for another game drive, sundowner at Shimba. After sundowner return to the lodge for dinner and overnight.

Day 2: Shimba Hills – Tsavo east

Have breakfast at the Shimba lodge. After breakfast you proceed for a game drive to the Sheldrick’s falls until around 1000hrs and drive out of the reserve heading to Tsavo east, entering the park through Bachuma gate as you head to Voi Wildlife lodge with game viewing en-route. After lunch o for evening gamedrive from 4pm . Dinner and overnight at your safari lodge.

Day 3: Tsavo East – Amboseli

After an early breakfast, drive to Amboseli arriving in time for lunch. Afternoon game drive. Mount Kilimanjaro offers a scenic background for photographers. Amboseli National Park also hosts a lot of animals like lion, elephant, buffalo, cheetah, leopard, giraffe, monkey, zebra among many others.

Dinner and overnight at Kibo Safari Camp.

Day 4: Amboseli – Ziwani Tented Camp Tsavo West

Pre-breakfast game drive in further search of animals and better chances to see the Mount Kilimanjaro early morning. After breakfast depart for Ziwani Tented Camp Tsavo West with a game drive en-route arriving in time for lunch. Afternoon relax later go for night game drive .

Dinner and overnight at Ziwani Tented Camp.

Day 5: Tsavo West – Mombasa

After an early breakfast proceed for a morning walking Safari with guide to look for birds and other animals. There exists a large variety of Bird species, migratory and local at the Tsavo West. Depart
for Mombasa arriving late in the afternoon.

Price will include:

Transport by Safari Bus, Game drives as per safari itinerary, Park entry fees, Accommodation in safari lodges/camp on Full Board Basis, Mineral water.

Price Excludes:

Soft & alcoholic drinks Masai village tour costs Things of personal nature Tips and other gratitude

Three Days Tsavo East & Amboseli Safari

Day 1: Tsavo East

Pick up from the hotel and drive along Mombasa- Nairobi highway for 100 kms and a stopover for coffee. Proceed for 6 kms to Tsavo East (The largest park in Kenya which covers an area of 13,747 km2)
and arrive at Bachuma. Begin the game drive on your way to the lodge for lunch. Relax and later go for evening game drive from 4-6 pm.Dinner and overnight (Voi Wildlife Lodge or semillar.

Day 2: Tsavo East – Amboseli

Wake up at around 6.00 am for a full breakfast and depart to Amboseli, arrive at the gate and make the game drive en route to Kibo canp for check in and lunch. Have lunch and relax till 4.00 pm after which
you will start another game drive till 6.30 pm then back to the camp for dinner and overnight at Kibo safari camp.

Day 3: Amboseli – Mombasa

Wake up at 6.00 am for full breakfast followed by a short game drive and depart to Voi 300 kms from Amboseli for lunch. After lunch, drive back to your hotel arriving late in the evening.

Price includes:

  • All game drives in Minivan
  • Well-trained guides familiar with the areas
  • Park entry fees
  • Full board accommodation
  • Pick up from and to hotel
  • Extra lunch on the last day
  • Mineral Water in the Minivan
  • Rescue Insurance

Additional costs:

Drinks including sodas, beers, wines in lodges or camps, tips, personal items

Wasini Day Tours

You will be picked from your hotel at around 7.15 am and drive to Wasini Island along Mombasa – Lunga Lunga highway, a distance of 100 kms, arriving at around 8.30 am. Arrive at Shimoni Jet where you will board an Arabic dhow and sail for one hour searching for dolphins. Sail to Kisite marine national park where you will snorkel and swim.

Kisite Marine national park is the second most famous marine park in the world after the Australian Marine Park. It covers an area of 30km2. Animals seen here include turtles, marine tortoise, bearreeffs, coral reefs and different types of marine fishes.

You will have your lunch at Wasini Island which is mainly sea food and Swahili dishes. After lunch, after lunch visit Mangrove swamps and the Wasini Island where you will learn more about the Swahili people and the Arabs history.

In the 10th century, Arabs were slave traders and they used to inter marry with the Bantus at the coast and there we had the Swahili people. After the end of the slave trade in the 17th century, many Africans settled here and so don’t miss the opportunity to learn about the Swahili people. Arrive at the jet at around 4.00 pm and drive back to the hotel.

Transport, Seafood lunch, Marine Park fees Pick up from and to hotel Rescue Insurance.

HALF A DAY BUSH TOUR

Depart from your beach hotel in the morning and drive through the countryside in Ukunda village where you will be able to see flora, fauna, farmlands with houses  and villages and the beautiful tropical countryside.

A visit to a local medicine man enlightens you on his practice as well as giving you a chance to get treated for various ailments and you also could try his famous love charms. Apart from the medicine man, you will also see different day-to- day activities in the villages like the tapping of Palm wine from the coconut tree where you will have a taste of Coconut milk; you will see how the villager climbs the coconut palm tree and get down the coconut milk for you. Thereafter you will visit a village of a polygamist where you will see inside his house, how he lives with his 2 wives, where they sleep, where they cook and what they grow in the farms.

Have time to see a small display of what they sell like small drums, batiks, and necklace beads. You will then be entertained by traditional dancers in the village. Have a walk in the village. Drive back to your hotel arriving before lunch.

The package includes:

Transport, professional guide

Full Day Mombasa City Tour and Haller park

The second largest city in Kenya, which is on the island, diverse and intriguing population, women in dark bui-bui or wrapped in brilliant multicolored kanga, a visit to Fort Jesus for photos from outside , the old town, Baobab forest, Elephant Tusks and Akamba Woodcraft, enjoy lunch on the Tamarind Dhow. In the late afternoon visit Haller Park, a former quarry now reforested and stocked with animals

Itinerary:

Depart from your beach hotel in the morning and drive to Mombasa. Begin the tour with a visit Akamba Woodcraft at Changamwe where you can see the craftsmen at work and select your carvings at the lowest price you can ever get in the world. The Baobab forest along Mama Ngina Drive before proceeding to Fort Jesus Museum built by the Portuguese at the end of the 16th century. Fort Jesus dominates the entrance to Mombasa Harbor and commands good views over the Old Town. The Fort is now a national monument and houses an interesting museum.

Walk through Mombasa the second largest city in Kenya and which is located on an island. It is a steamy, tropical, low-rise city with asymmetrical streets, languid pace, a diverse and intriguing population. It is mostly a Swahili town and women can be seen chattering by in dark bui-bui or wrapped in brilliant multicolored kanga.

Mombasa is also a port and a commercial center and has a long and complex history. Walk through the streets of Old Town up to the Old Port to see the Dhows. The old town is a maze of narrow streets, mosques and crowded buildings, some with impressive carved doors or intricate balconies.

Later visit the MacKinnon market, Elephant Tusks and Indian Temple before proceeding to enjoy lunch on the Tamarind Dhow. In the late afternoon visit Haller Park, a former quarry now reforested and stocked with animals. Haller park in the afternoon where feeding of Giraffes starts at 3pm and Hipos at 4pm. Afterwards, transfer back to your

Transport and guides, Lunches at Tamarind Dhow Restaurant. Entry fees to both Haller Park and Fourth Jesus and Guides Extra Not Included in The Price : Tips , and Personal spending Money on Soveniour.