ELEWANA SKY SAFARI: TANZANIA CLASSICS

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8 days / 7 nights
trip gives you a taste of Tanzania’s rich culture and landscapes by small plane!

Costs based on a minimum of 2 persons traveling together.

This itinerary is also based on fixed departures. Contact us for specific dates.

Arusha – Tarangire – Ngorongoro – Serengeti

Starting at the foot of the majestic Mount Kilimanjaro, in Arusha, you will start by experiencing the plains of the Serengeti, the dramatic baobabs of Tarangire, The ‘Garden of Eden’ (Ngorongoro Crater) and the endless plains of he Serengeti National Park. This trip includes extensive game-viewing, breathtaking landscapes and some history and culture.

Day 1 Arrive Kilimanjaro (Arusha)

You will be met and transferred to your accommodations. Afternoon at leisure to explore the nature.
Elewana Arusha Coffee Lodge (B)

Day 2 Arusha-Tarangire

After breakfast and a briefing on your SkySafari, enjoy a Coffee Tour on the plantation. After an Alfresco lunch in the gardens of the lodge depart for your 20-minute flight to Kuro Airstrip in Tarangire National Park. On arrival depart for a game drive in Tarangire National Park ending in Treetops’ Private Reserve. You will arrive at Tarangire Treetops in time for sundowners. Your stay here at Tarangire Treetops is for 2 nights in a Tree House, and is on an all-inclusive basis (includes all meals, drinks (premium drinks excluded), laundry service, transfers, game drives and scheduled activities).
Elewana Tarangire Treetops (B,L,D + house drinks, excluding premium drinks)

Day 3 Tarangire

After breakfast, enjoy a full day of activities including game drives; a visit to an authentic Masai village,  game walk, sundowners in the bush and a night game drive. Lunch and dinner will be served at Treetops.
Elewana Tarangire Treetops (B,L,D + house drinks, excluding premium drinks)

Day 4 Tarangire-Ngorongoro

After breakfast you will enjoy a morning game drive through Tarangire National Park. Stop at leisure for a picnic lunch and later fly to Ngorongoro. Met on arrival and transferred to The Manor at Ngorongoro  in time for high-tea. Here, your 2-night stay will be in a cottage on an all-inclusive basis (includes all meals, drinks (premium drinks excluded), laundry service, transfers, game drives and scheduled activities).
Elewana The Manor at Ngorongoro (B,L,D + house drinks, excluding premium drinks)

Day 5 Ngorongoro

After breakfast, an Elewana vehicle will drive you down the crater for a full day of exploration of the Ngorongoro Crater. A picnic hamper lunch will be served on the crater floor. After lunch, you will explore more of the crater before heading back to the Manor for evening cocktails, dinner and overnight.
Elewana The Manor at Ngorongoro (B,L,D + house drinks, excluding premium drinks)

Day 6 Ngorongoro-Serengeti

Today, you have the option of visiting Lake Manyara National Park or staying at the lodge to explore the estate. Choose from a host of activities including horseback riding, cycling, an estate tour, a massage treatment (one per person) or you may opt to just relax. All these activities are included in the SkySafari. After lunch take a short flight to the Serengeti, where you will stay at either Serengeti Pioneer Camp or Serengeti Migration Camp (depends on season and availability). The choice of Camp will be made in advance of your arrival to Tanzania with the decision based on which location will provide the optimum game-viewing opportunities. Both Camps provide exceptional accommodations and are located close to the migratory path of the Wildebeest migration. However each Camp benefits from resident wildlife – all-year round. Enjoy full-day game drives, bush luncheons and dinners as well as evenings under the stars at the Camps. You will spend the next 2 nights in a luxurious safari tent, on all-inclusive basis (includes all meals, drinks (premium drinks excluded), laundry service, transfers, game drives and scheduled activities).
Elewana Serengeti Migration Camp or Pioneer Camp (B,L,D + house drinks, excluding premium drinks) (B,L,D)

Day 7 Serengeti

After breakfast you will spend a full day exploring the vast Serengeti. Enjoy a lunch in the bush, after which the afternoon will be spent game viewing. You will return to your camp in time for sundowners and dinner.
Elewana Serengeti Migration Camp or Pioneer Camp (B,L,D + house drinks, excluding premium drinks) (B,L,D)

Day 8 Depart

Watch a spectacular sunrise whilst staying at Pioneer Camp or stretch your legs on a game walk if you are staying at Migration Camp. Lunch will be served at the camp and thereafter a game drive en route to the airstrip for your flight back to Arusha or your onward extension to Zanzibar (see below). On arrival you will be met by an Immersion Journeys Representative  and chauffeured to Arusha Coffee Lodge. Depending on your outbound flight details, enjoy the use of a dayroom and then you will be chauffeured to Kilimanjaro Airport.

Optional Extension to Zanzibar:

Zanzibar 5 days/ 4 nights $2,494 per person (double occ.)/ $997 single room supplement.

4-Night Extension at Kilindi Zanzibar includes : Scheduled flight Serengeti / Zanzibar, Return airport transfers in Zanzibar, 4 nights full board accommodation and drinks*, One complimentary massage per guest. Kilindi Zanzibar closed in April and May. Not applicable from 20th December to 4th January, rates on request. Excludes : Zanzibar Infrastructure Levy US$ 1.00 per person including children per night. Kilindi Zanzibar is ‘predominantly’ a couples-only hotel.

Customized optional extensions are available upon request. Contact Immersion Journeys.

SEASONS PER PERSON SINGLE ROOM SUPPLEMENT
Oct 30, 2017-Dec 15, 2017 $7136.00 $2854.00
Dec 16, 2017- Feb 28, 2018 $7759.00 $2935.00
Mar 1, 2018- Mar 15, 2018 $7100.00 $2655.00
Mar 16, 2018- May 24, 2018 $6600.00 Waived
May 25, 2018- Oct 31, 2018 $7175.00 $2655.00
Nov 1, 2018- Dec 15, 2018 $6430.00 $2655.00

Inclusions:

  • Meet and greet; arrival and departure transfers
  • Internal flights by scheduled light aircraft
  • Deluxe accommodations with private bath, including taxes and service charges
  • Meals as indicated (B = Breakfast, L = Lunch, D = Dinner) + House Drinks
  • Transportation in the lodge or camp vehicle on a shared basis with an English speaking driver/guide
  • Entrance fees, game drives and excursions as indicated
  • Immersion Journeys luggage tags and safari hat