Do you want to experience the most dangerous and difficult spot in Tanzania? Then this tour is for you! We will take you to Lake Manyara, Ngorongoro and Serengeti for a wildlife adventure where elephants, buffalos, leopards, lions and rhinos will be our main tracking focus.
Day 1: Kilimanjaro Airport to Arusha
You will meet our driver(s) at Kilimanjaro Airport (JRO), and transfer you to hotel or lodge in Arusha.
Day 2:Machame Gate-Machame Camp
Early in the morning, meet your driver and mountain guide(s) at your hotel ready to drive to Machame Gate where you will meet the rest of the team. After the registration leave the park gate with your lunch box and drinking water. Today is a long walking about (11km) in the beautiful rainforest to the first camp (Machame camp 3,995m)
Day 3: Machame camp- Shira Cave Camp
Morning after breakfast, leave Machame camp to Shira cave camp about 5 km walking for dinner and overnight (3,750m).
Day 4: Shira Cave Camp-Barranco Valley Camp
Leave shira cave camp to Lava tower 4600m for acclimatization after lunch descend to Barranco camp 3900m for dinner and overnight. Total distance 11km (6 hrs).
Day 5: Barranco Valley Camp to Barafu camp
After breakfast, spend 4 hours walking from Barranco to Karanga Camp 3995 m amsl. You will have lunch at Karanga camp. After lunch continue another 4 hours to Barafu Camp (base camp) 4,673m amsl. Today you’ll have dinner early in order to get ready for summit night.
Day 6: Base camp to Uhuru Peak
You will wake up in the midnight for breakfast. Today is your very important night, start by walking slowly (polepole). We highly recommend to follow the instructions from your guides. Enjoy the beautiful sunrise, crater rim view and glacius. Take short break at Stella point 5,756m amsl you might be exhausted but never give up. It’s easier just 45 min from Stella point to Uhuru Peak 5,895m amsl. Take your time to celebrate conquering the peak of Africa, descend slowly back to base camp for a short rest, lunch then descend to mweka camp.
Day 6: Mweka Camp
Spend your last night on the mountain at mweka camp while enjoying the weather and natural beauty of the camp. Hopefully you will get a better night’s sleep due to physical exhaustion.
Day 7: Mweka camp to Mweka gate to Arusha
After breakfast, spend 3-4 hours descending through the rainforest to Mweka gate. After check out from the gate your driver will transfer you back to Ilboru Safari Lodge where you will receive your certificate and meet our office representative for debriefing.
After breakfast we can start our journey to small but famous park, Lake Manyara.,nestling at the base of the Great Rift Valley escarpment, the park is recognized for its fabulous beauty and lion climbing tree. The chance to see much game such as climbing Lion, Buffalo, Elephant, Giraffe, Impala, hippo and thousands of common and migratory birds is great. After game drive to Ngorongoro for dinner and overnight public campsite/lodge.
Day 9: Ngorongoro Crater
After breakfast descent Inside the Ngorongoro Crater, one of the seven natural wonders for Africa and the only wildlife sanctuary throughout the year. Expect to see Rhinos, lions, elephants, giraffes, zebras, hippos, flamingos, jackals, rhinos, antelopes, many birds and other species.
Accommodation; Luxury Tented Camp/Lodge
Day 10:Ngorongoro- Olduvai Gorge- Serengeti
Soon after breakfast, we leave Ngorongoro to Serengeti with possibility to visit Olduvai Gorge, the tribute for Dr Leakey and Mary Leakey searching for origin of man. Accommodation; Luxury Tented Camp/Lodge
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. A full day of game drives depending on the time of year you might see wildebeest migration, and others animals such as lions, elephants, giraffes, zebras, monkeys, baboons, hippos, rhinos, antelopes and many birds and other species.
Accommodation; Luxury Tented Camp/lodge
Day 12: Serengeti
Wake up early in the morning for breakfast then proceed with full day game drive at the endless plane of the Serengeti, home to a diversity of grazers. Dinner and overnight Luxury Tented Camp/lodge
Day 13: Serengeti-Tarangire
Wake up early in the morning drive to Tarangire National Park for a short game drive.. The park is famous for its large population of elephants, bird’s species, gazelle and many others in greatest concentration of animals outside of Serengeti ecosystem. Overnight Luxury Tented Camp/lodge in Tarangire.
Day 14 :Tarangire
Wake up early in the morning after breakfast enjoy a game drive at Tarangire. After lunch drive back to your hotel in Arusha/ Kilimanjaro Airport for your flight back home.
- 2 ways transfers
- Full accommodation on safari
- All park fees and government taxes
- Services of Professional multilingual driver- guide.
- Bottled water while on safari
- Unlimited mileage on the safari
- International airfare
- Items of a personal nature such as passport, visa, and traveler’s insurance.
- Tips to driver-guide