Jeep Tour Across Tanzania 22 Days GS 033

Jeep Tour Across Tanzania 22 Days gives you the opportunity to experience driving on Self drive Across Tanzania using excellent 4x4 Land Cruiser VX or Prado SX , while exploring Tanzania at its best attractions. Some of Eastern Ark Mountains i.e. Usambara mountains, Mount Kilimanjaro, Mount Meru to mention the few. Some of Northern Tanzania best game parks and Lakes i.e. Ngorongoro highlands and Crater, others are Lake Manyara Park, the Great Serengeti park, Lake Victoria in Mwanza, and you will drive to the Western corner of the country, Lake Tanganyika-Kigoma and then you will drive through the center of the country to Dodoma before you drive back to the East coast of the country into Dar for a speed Ferry Boat or flight to the spice Island of Zanzibar.

Trip Info

You will stay in 4 and 5 stars properties for 21 nights booked on half board arrangements HB as indicated in the bellow details:- In some of the areas like Biharamulo and Nzega you will stay in budget hotel which are comfortable and safe.

You will enjoy and experience driving in Africa, nature, wildlife, habit and habitat of the fauna and flora in the natural areas, the formation of the Rift Valley as a result of the tag-tonic plates movements, also peoples and culture. Availability 90% SUREBook Now!

Minimum Rate Per Adult: US$

Departing From: Dar es Salaam

Duration: 22 Days / 21 Nights

Departure Time: 0800 Hrs (possible to leave earlier than)

Departures: Daily

Minimum Persons Required: 2

Best Time: All round the year

Itinerary

Day 1. Arrive into Dar es Salaam Tanzania
- On arrival, meet and assist at Dar es Salaam International Airport and transfers to
Kilimanjaro Kempinski hotel for overnight booked on half board basis, HB

Day 2: Dar to Lushoto (375km) plus 10 kms drives around Lushoto
- In the morning at 0800H meet by our staff in Dar, tour briefing will be done, then drive 375 kms to Usambara mountains where you will arrive in Lushoto in time for lunch, dinner nd overnight at Irente View Lodge, booked on HB

Day 3: Lushoto to Marangu base of Mt. Kilimanjaro (280km)
- Breakfast at Irente, then visit Itente Farm, at 1000H check out and drive 280 km from Lusoto to the base of Mount Kilimanjaro in Marangu for lunch, do some walking in the evening with a visit to Kinuka Mori waterfalls, dinner and overnight at Capricorn Hotel booked on HB

Day 4: Marangu to Manyara (255km) plus 30kms game drives
- Walk up at early morning at 0530H for the possibility to see the ice cape of Mount Kilimanjaro, breakfast in Marangu at 0800H. After breakfast, drive on good road 125km from Marangu to Arusha, on good road drive more 130 km to Manyara for lunch at Migunga Tented Camp. You will do afternoon game drives in Lake Manyara National Park a home to Tree climbing lion, elephant, buffalo, giraffe, hippos. Gnu, hyena, baboons and many other antelopes and birds. Dinner and overnight at Lake Manyara Serena Hotel booked on HB

Day 5: Lake Manyara to Ngorongoro (60km) plus 60 kms game drives
- Breakfast in Manyara, then at 0800H drive on good road to Ngorongoro with picnic for Crater tour. - Descend into the crater floor with picnic lunches for a day game drives. Ngorongoro Crater is one the largest intact caldera in the world and one of the most spectacular sights in the whole of Africa. All the BIG FIVE Rhino, Lion, Leopard, Buffalo and Elephant live in this wonderful caldera, others are Zebra, Hippo, Wildebeest, Hyena and more…Birds includes flamingos on the Soda lake, Geese, Storks, Vultures and more…Your lunch will be served on the picnic site in the Crater at Ngoitokitok swamp a Hippo pool. After lunch proceed with game viewing and late at 1600hrs ascend the crater for dinner and overnight at Ngorongoro Serena lodge on the Crater Rim .HB

Day 6: Ngorongoro to Serengeti (130km) plus 30 kms game drives
-Breakfast, then at 0830 hrs travel on rough road via Olduvai Gorge while sporting game enroute to the vast Serengeti National Park and check in for lunch at Serengeti Serena Lodge. Spend the afternoon on rest and relaxation in your lodge waiting for dinner and overnight. Serengeti is Africa's largest national park provides abundant of wildlife made it considered as one of the world heritage site for its nature. The park is famous for its ecosystem that involves the great world event of annual migration of over 1.5 million wildebeests and zebras include large number of carnivores, this game park is bordered with Masai Mara Game Reserve in Kenya but animals have no border as the wildebeests and zebras migrate from Serengeti to Masai Mara and from Mara to Serengeti every year. This is a unique world event and very interesting where by the migrants share the land. It is also home to Cheetah, lion, leopard, buffalo, elephant, Wildebeest, Hartebeest, Topi, Eland, crocs Thomson and Grant Gazelle and many more…. Birds: Kori bustard ostrich, secretary birds and many more including the migrant birds from Eurasia. HB

Day 7: Serengeti 60kms game drives
- Breakfast in your lodge followed by game drives in Serengeti Park include a visit to Serengeti information center, the center of the Serengeti Park. You will have all meals and overnight at the same lodge. HB

Day 8: Serengeti to Mwanza (260km) plus 15km Town tour
- Breakfast in Serengeti, at 0830H drive 260km from Serengeti to Mwanza for lunch, afternoon relax by the beach at Tilapia Hotel waiting for dinner and overnight, HB

Day 9: Mwanza 20km Lake visit
- Breakfast at Tilapia hotel, optional; drive along to explore the Lake or Mwanza town tour. A visit to Saa Nane Island and or any water sport can be arranged, you will have all meals at Tilapia Hotel, HB

Day 10: Mwanza to Biharamulo 340km
- Breakfast in Mwanza, then at 0800H depart and drive along the Lake zone to the Westwards of the country, you will arrive at Biharamulo in time for lunch at Murda Hotel booked on HB

Day 11: Biharamulo to Kigoma (Lake Tanganyika) 380km
- Breakfast in Biharamulo, at 0800H drive further to the Southwestern where you will arrive Lake Tanganyika after in time for lunch. You will have dinner and overnight at Kigoma Hill Top hotel booked on full board arrangement, HB.

Day 12: Kigoma (Lake Tanganyika)
- This day, you spend the day resting and relaxation by the hotel pool (Hill Top), which is built on the edge of the Great Lake Tanganyika exploring the vast Lake stretched southwards. Meals plan FB

Day 13: Kigoma (Lake Tanganyika) 10km
You also have 10km extra to drive and visit Kigoma houses the famous Dr Livingstone Memorial, which contains some of the last remains of the surroundings of this intrepid explorer’s house. Under two historical mango trees, the memorial’s caretaker tells visitors the tale of Dr Livingstone fascinating and his famous expedition into Africa.
Katonga Fishing Village
No tour of Kigoma is complete without visiting the typical African fishing village of Katonga. Here you will see spectacular displays of tropical fish along with the catching, drying and selling of fish. Your guide will also provide an insight into the systematic division of work the villagers follow to ensure a successful and smooth operation.
Local market
Like any other markets in Tanzania, the local markets in Kigoma are vibrant and humming with activity. The small crowded stalls are stocked with kangas and vitenges, commonly worn by the local women and perfect for gifts and souvenirs. This is also the place to see the different tribes and cultures living in Kigoma. Any watersport can be arranged there at the hotel. HB

Day 14: Kigoma (Lake Tanganyika) to Nzega (520km)
- After breakfast, at 0730H check out and drive to Nzega via Uvinza, the Great Malagarasi River and Tabora for dinner and overnight at Forest hotel booked on full board basis,BB. You will have a stop for a night here in Nzega because it is too far and impossible for driving from Lake Tanganyika kigoma to Dodoma as far as about 960km

Day 15: Nzega - Dodoma (440km)
-Breakfast at 0730H, depart at 0800H and drive 440km inward to Dodoma the central of the county the capital of the country where you will arrive in the early afternoon for lunch, after lunch relax by the swimming pool waiting for the dinner and overnight at New Dodoma Hotel, HB

Day 16: Dodoma 5 km
-This day you just rest and relax in the morning, and afternoon after lunch you will do Town tour. You will have all meals and overnight at New Dodoma hotel HB

Day 17: Dom to Dar (488km) - Zanzibar
- After breakfast, check out and drive back to Dar es Salaam where you will arrive in time for late lunch at around 1400H, later at 1600H take a speedboat to Zanzibar for dinner and overnight at Zanzibar Serena Inn, HB

Day 18: Excursion in Zanzibar to East Coast Beach
- Breakfast in in Stone Town followed by morning Zanzibar historical Stone Town Tour and Spice Farm tour. Afternoon at 1400hrs travel to the East Coast of Zanzibar where you will rest and relax at leisure on the white sands of the Coastal beach Resort booked on half board basis at Breezes Beach Club. HB.

Day 19-20 to 21: R & R at Breezes Beach Club
- These days have a rest and relax at leisure on the white sand beach of the East Coastal Resort. You will have all meals and overnights in your Resort. HB

Day 22: Zanzibar to Dar then to Home
- Breakfast in your East Coastal Resort then transfer to Zanzibar Sea Port or Airport to connect your return journey back home. End of Gofan Safaris Services

Note:

-The above prices are based on a minimum of 2 persons. Group Incentive Safari Prices Available contact us and enjoy up to 25% saving on the per person rate
-Christmas and New Year Supplements US$ 45 per person per day from 23 December to 3 January

Package Includes:

- Flying Doctors Emergence
- Use excellent 4*4 Land Cruiser VX or Prado SX with full A/C
- Self drive service
- Half board accommodation on the tour
- Full insurance for the Vehicles
- 1 support vehicle for Gofan Team (Meena, Kevin and Amici) recommended
- Fuel and Mileage is built in the price
- Car parking system fees, Vehicle game park entry fees
- All road toll and all road license
- Gofan Team salaries and allowance, meals and accommodation
- Game drives as per the Itinerary
- Complementary bottle of water daily
- Complementary visit of Maasai Village in Ngorongoro on the way to Serengeti
- Complementary of printed Safari hat and T-shirt
- Government Tax

Package Excludes:

- Extras at the lodges i.e. drinks, telephone, laundry, Internet etc.
- Hot air Balloon Ride in Serengeti US$ 499 per person
- Departure tax
- Tips to drivers (highly recommended)
- Visa, Travel Insurance and International flight

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