Tanzania Camping Safari
Day 1: Arrival
You will meet our driver(s) at Kilimanjaro Airport (JRO) transfer to Tulia hotel & SPA in Arusha
Day 2: Marangu Gate 1970m to Mandara Hut 2700m
After breakfast, meet your team at the hotel ready to drive to the Marangu gate. Your journey will start soon after complete formalities at the Marangu gate. Picnic lunch will be served on route before arriving at Mandara hut. You will take a short walk to the Maundi crater after arriving at the camp. Dinner and overnight at Mandara Hut.
Day 3: Mandara 2700m to Horombo Hut 3720m
Leave Mandara Hut After breakfast, you may get the first view of Kibo and Mawenzi peaks if the weather will be clear. You will arrive at Horombo hut after 5 hours. Dinner and overnight at Horombo Hut.
Day 4: Horombo Hut 3720m (acclimatization day)
Today you will spend an extra day at Horombo hut for acclimatization. After lunch, you will have an opportunity to visit Zebra Rocks. Dinner and overnight at Horombo Hut.
Day 5: Horombo Hut to Kibo Hut
After breakfast, you will walk through moorland then alpine desert to Saddle between the peaks of Mawenzi and Kibo. The remaining time of day is spent resting in preparation for the final ascent, which begins around midnight.
Day 6: Kibo Hut 4703m to Summit 5895m to Horombo
After light breakfast, you will start your summit journey at 12:00 am or 1:00 am. Enjoy your special night by walking slowly (pole-pole). You might be exhausted on the way up but never give up, just keep on going while drinking frequently. At Gilman’s Point 5,681m you will be able to spend a short time drinking tea/hot water. It will take 1 hour and a half from Gilman’s Point to Uhuru Peak. Congratulations! Enjoy your moment celebrate conquering the peak of Africa, After taking photographs to descend back to Kibo for short rest before descending to Horombo Hut for dinner and overnight.
Day 7: Horombo Hut to Marangu Gate
After the last breakfast on the mountain, you will descend about 5 to 6 hours back to Marangu Gate to collect your certificates. Our drivers will be waiting for you at Marangu Gate to take you back to Tulia hotel & SPA in Arusha
Day 8: Drive from Arusha to Tarangire National Park
The morning after breakfast, your driver-guide will pick you at the hotel ready for the safari. You will head to Tarangire National park for a full day game. The park is famous for its large population of Elephants, Big baobab trees, Lions, Gazelle, different species of birds, and many other animals. Later evening drive to Fanaka Lodge for dinner and overnight.
Day 9: Ngorongoro Crater
After breakfast, drive from Mto wa Mbu to the Ngorongoro Conservation Area. After registration at the entrance gate, you will descend inside the Crater one of seven natural wonders of the world and the only wildlife sanctuary throughout the year. You will enjoy the short-grass plains of the crater floor with the expectation to see Black Rhinos, Lions, Elephants, Giraffes, Zebras, Hippos, Flamingos, Jackals, Antelopes and the different species of birds. After the picnic lunch, ascend the crater and drive to Angáta camps in Serengeti for dinner and overnight.
Day 10: Full day at Serengeti National Park
Spend the whole day exploring the rolling plains of Serengeti National Park in search of the large predators and the gentle herbivores on which they feed, Serengeti is famous for the Wildebeest migration. If you visit during the right time for the migration you will have an unforgettable experience. Just in case you visit before or after the migration, no worry you still have a chance to see many animals such as Lions, Elephants, Giraffes, Zebras, Monkeys, Baboons, Hippos, Rhinos, Antelopes and different species of birds. After a full game at the endless plain, return to Angáta camps for dinner and overnight.
Day 11: Drive from Serengeti to Kilimanjaro Airport
After enjoying the last breakfast in the wild, it is another time for the en-route game to Arusha. Hot lunch will be served before proceeding to the airport. End of service
- Airport Transfers (upon Arrival and Departure)
- Two nights hotel accommodation in Arusha
- Food for camping safaris
- Full board accommodation on safari
- All entrance fees and Government taxes.
- Services of Professional multilingual driver-guide and cook.
- Enough litters of mineral water per person per day.
- Safari jeep 4×4 with pop up roof suitable for game viewing
- Unlimited mileage on the safari
- Camping equipment for camping safaris
- Fresh fruits and soft drinks
- International and local airfare.
- Optional tours example Maasai boma visiting, Balloon Safaris $500 per person.
- Personal expenses example Laundry, beverages, etc.
- Yellow fever vaccinations
- Items of a personal nature such as passport, visa, and traveler’s insurance.
- Tips for driver-guide/cook