Experience the taste of Mount Kilimanjaro Climbing and Wildlife Safari in one package. This is a unique Tanzania tour for those who like to extend more options after climbing mount Kilimanjaro. You will first climb mount Kilimanjaro in 7 days and later you will have an amazing safari in the famous Tanzania parks.
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
After breakfast, meet your driver and mountain guide(s) then drive to Machame Gate. After complete formalities at Machame Gate, you will leave the park gate and walk through the rainforest until you reach the Machame Camp 2835m.
Day 3:- Machame camp- Shira Cave Camp
Morning after breakfast, leave Machame to Shira cave camp about 5 km. After lunch you will take a short walk to shira cave. Dinner and overnight at shira cave 3750m.
Day 4: Shira Camp to Barranco Camp
Leave shira cave to Lava tower 4630m amsl for acclimatization. You will reach the junction connecting people from Lemosho route, continue up to Lava tower. After lunch at Lava tower, descend to Barranco camp 3950m amsl for dinner and overnight.
Day 5: Baranco to Karanga to Barafu camp
Early in the morning after breakfast, you will conquer Barranco wall which is also known as breakfast. It is somehow technical part of the whole trek you will enjoy hugging and kissing the rocks. After short break on top of Barranco wall, you will continue ups and down to Karanga campsite 3995m amsl for lunch. After lunch at Karanga camp, you will continue up to the base camp. You will rest and enjoy an early dinner to prepare for the summit night..
Day 6: Barafu Camp to Uhuru Peak to Mweka
After light breakfast, you will start your summit journey at 12:00 am. Enjoy your special night by walking slowly slowly (polepole). You might be exhausted on the way up but never give up, just keep on going while drinking frequently. At Stella Point 5,756m you will be able to spend short time drinking tea/hot water. It will take 45 minutes or 1 hour from Stella Point to Uhuru peak. Take your time to celebrate conquering the peak of Africa, enjoy the beautiful sunrise, crater view and glacius. After taking photographs descend to the base camp for short rest, descend to mweka camp 3100m. It will be your last night on the mountain. Hopefully you will get a better night’s sleep due to physical exhaustion
DAY 7: Mweka camp to Mweka gate to Arusha
After the last breakfast on the mountain, you will descend about 3 to 4 hours through the rainforest to Mweka Gate to collect your certificates. Our drivers will be waiting for you at Mweka Gate to take you back to Ilboru Safari Lodge in Arusha.
Day 8: Arusha-Manyara-Ngorongoro
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 camp site/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
Day 11: Serengeti
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