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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

Early morning departure, game drive on the Ngorongoro Crater floor and mid-afternoon game drive into the Serengeti to arrive in the Nabi Green Camp in the later afternoon. Enjoy dinner under the stars in this comfortable bush camp. 

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

Morning game drive on the Serengeti short grass plains, picnic lunch and afternoon game drive into the Serengeti Walking Camp to arrive in-time for a late afternoon walking safari through this area of the Serengeti. 

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

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7

First walk in the Serengeti

Enjoy various options of walking during the entire day and overnight back in the same camp. 

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

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8

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. 

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

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