The Serengeti on Foot (9 days)

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Safari: Tanzania

The Serengeti on Foot (9 days)

There's no better way to get close to nature and feel alive than on foot, and no better place to walk than the remarkable Serengeti

This safari has been designed by a team of safari experts to offer you the best Northern Tanzania has to offer. The safari is privately guided by an expert English-speaking guide. It is a multi-activity safari where you will get the opportunity to explore Africa from outside the vehicle, immersing yourself fully in everything the landscape has to offer. Activities included are: Mountain biking and walking. 

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International flights not included.
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What to Expect on This Safari

This popular itinerary can be customised to match your budget and travel dates by adding/removing a few days or selecting different lodges

day

1

Arusha, your arrival

Pick up from Kilimanjaro International Airport and transport to Rivertrees Country Inn for overnight. 

Meals: Breakfast
Transport: Included

day

2

Lake Manyara full day game viewing in the Southern

Morning Arusha city tour and mid-morning transfer to the South of Manyara National Park. Enjoy lunch at the Magara Waterfalls and mid-afternoon mountain bike ride into the South gate of Manyara National Park. Late afternoon game drive to the Manyara Green Camp. Enjoy dinner on the sandy beach under the stars. 

Meals: Breakfast, lunch, dinner
Transport: Walking, but back-up vehicle is on standby

day

3

Make sure your ready for a walk

Start the day with an easy walk on the Manyara Lakeshores, various game drive options, sundowners on the waterfalls, swimming in the rock pools, night drive and overnight back in the Manyara Green Camp. 

Meals: Breakfast, lunch, dinner
Transport: Walking, but back-up vehicle is on standby

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4

Get into your stride

Early morning game drive out of Manyara, enjoy the treetop walkway en-route out of the park followed by a guided walk through the farming village of Mto Wa Mbu and sampling of local cuisine in a banana plantation. Afternoon transfer into the Crater highlands and overnight in Rhotia Valley tented Camp. 

Meals: Breakfast, lunch, dinner
Transport: Walking, but back-up vehicle is on standby

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5

Last chance to explore the crater

Today will be your game drive onto the crater floor; a famed activity around the world. This tranquil area is rich in wildlife You will enjoy a packed lunch along your route. You will leave the crater after lunch and head into the Serengeti National Park. Pembezoni camp is located on the edge of a small river gorge. Sundowners watching the baboons settle for the evening in the enormous sycamore fig tree, supper and the sounds of Africa overnight.

Meals: Breakfast, lunch, dinner
Transport: Walking, but back-up vehicle is on standby

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6

You will not get closer to Africa than this

A relaxing start with a freshly cooked breakfast then head out for game driving - you will head up to the Wayo Walking Camp set in a remote area of the Serengeti. Enter into the walking area where you will find our small, light walking camp. Enjoy sundowners in this quiet, relaxing space and supper under the stars. Overnight our star tent which has sides that can be peeled back to reveal gauze and the night sky.

Meals: Breakfast, lunch, dinner
Transport: Walking, but back-up vehicle is on standby

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7

First walk in the Serengeti

A relaxing start with a freshly cooked breakfast then set off into the plains for a walk through the Serengeti and gather a rare glimpse of this stunning area. Have a packed lunch enroute and return to camp in the afternoon to relax in these open plains, sundowners, supper and then overnight listening to the sounds of the african night around you.

Meals: Breakfast, lunch, dinner, drinks
Transport: Included

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8

Last day to explore the Serengeti

A relaxing start with a freshly cooked breakfast then head out for a game drive for the day. Packed lunch en-route and return back to Serengeti Green Camp for sundowners and supper under the stars.

Meals: Breakfast, lunch, dinner, drinks
Transport: Included

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9

Departure

Early morning game drive out of the area and drive back to Arusha, day room at Rivertrees and later afternoon transfer to JRO for departure. 

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