[ Your Own Program, Your Own Pace ]

Classic Tanzania safari and beach holiday

14 days from US$ 4,195 per person

 

  • Private and personalized safari with experienced driver/guide
  • Accommodations have features for physically challenged guests
  • Explore the very best of Tanzania’s safari areas  
  • Finish your holiday at the tropical island of Zanzibar

 

This itinerary is designed to give you an idea of what is possible.

  • We can tailor this trip to suit your (special) needs and personal interests
  • Any aspect of the itinerary can be altered, from activities to accommodation

Detailed itinerary

Day 1: Arrival Kilimanjaro – Arusha 

Upon arrival at Kilimanjaro International Airport (JRO) you go through the immigration and customs formalities. Outside the terminal building you are met by our representative and assisted to your transfer vehicle. From here followed by a road transfer to the hotel for overnight on bed and breakfast basis (other meals are on own arrangements).

Overnight: Wheelchair accessible hotel room
Mealplan: N/A
 


Day 2: Arusha – Lake Manyara – Karatu

Today an easy start. Around noon meet your driver/guide and start your safari! The journey brings you to the Lake Manyara National Park, famous for its rich birdlife and tree climbing lions. We bring lunch boxes, so we can have lunch on the go.

Overnight: Lodge suitable for the physically challenged
Mealplan: Breakfast, lunch, dinner
 


Day 3: Karatu – Ngorongoro Crater – Karatu

Get the adventure started with a drive down the steep valley (about 600m) to the floor of the Ngorongoro Crater. The crater is known for its unusual sights including the rare black rhinos. After travelling through the crater, return to the lodge for lunch and a leisurely afternoon.

Overnight: Lodge suitable for the physically challenged
Mealplan: Breakfast, lunch, dinner


Day 4: Karatu – Serengeti NP

Drive through the highlands around Karatu and the magnificent Ngorongoro area while going to the Serengeti. Game viewing en-route going towards the camp/lodge. Later proceed for an afternoon game drive in the world famous Serengeti.

Overnight: Wheelchair accessible luxury safari lodge
Mealplan: Breakfast, lunch, dinner


Day 5 & 6: Serengeti NP

After breakfast, leave the camp/lodge and start exploring the endless rolling plains in search of wildlife of the Serengeti National Park. The Serengeti is known as one of the best wildlife sanctuaries in the world. You may even have the exciting opportunity to spot the phenomenal annual wildebeest migration, depending on the time of year you choose to visit.

Overnight: Wheelchair accessible luxury safari lodge
Mealplan: Breakfast, lunch, dinner


Day 7: Serengeti – Ol’Duvai Gorge – Karatu

After an early breakfast it is time to collect your things and prepare to continue for the long journey to Karatu. Game viewing en-route while leaving the Serengeti with a stopover at the Olduvai Gorge. This archaeological site is where evidence of the first humans has been found. Proceed the drive to your accommodation in Karatu (arrival late afternoon).

Overnight: Lodge suitable for the physically challenged
Mealplan: Breakfast, lunch, dinner


Day 8: Karatu – Tarangire NP

Spend the morning at leisure. From Karatu it is an easy journey to the Tarangire National Park. Check in at the camp/lodge and have lunch. Later proceed for an afternoon game drive before you return to the camp/lodge for dinner followed by overnight.

Overnight: Safari lodge with disability amenities
Mealplan: Breakfast, lunch, dinner


Day 9: Tarangire NP – Arusha

Enjoy an early morning game-drive followed by breakfast. Spend the rest of the morning at leisure utilizing the facilities at camp/lodge or enjoy an extra game drive until noon. Have lunch at the lodge and head back to Arusha.

Overnight: Wheelchair accessible hotel room
Mealplan: Breakfast, lunch, dinner


Day 10: Arusha – Zanzibar

On this day transfer to the airstrip for your flight (not included) to Zanzibar. From here you will be transferred to your beach resort on the east coast of Zanzibar. Check in and relax in your wonderful surroundings on this exotic East African spice island.

Overnight: Luxury beach hotel/resort (wheelchair friendly)
Mealplan: Breakfast, lunch, dinner


Day 11 & 12: Zanzibar

These two days you can fully relax and unwind along the beautiful beach of Zanzibar. Luxuriate yourself in one of the bars, at the pool on a pool bed or by reading a good book while enjoying massage or beauty treatment. A variety of water-based activities are offered at the beach hotel/resort too. The perfect ending to a memorable journey.

Overnight: Luxury beach hotel/resort (wheelchair friendly)
Mealplan: Breakfast, lunch, dinner


Day 13: Zanzibar – Arusha

After breakfast collect your things and get transferred to the Zanzibar airport to catch your afternoon flight (not included) back to Arusha arriving at Kilimanjaro Airport. Upon arrival your driver will pick you up for a transfer to the hotel in Arusha for overnight on bed and breakfast basis (other meals are on own arrangements).

Overnight: Wheelchair accessible hotel room
Mealplan: Breakfast and lunch


Day 14: Arusha – Kilimanjaro Airport 

A dayroom is arranged in the hotel (until 18:00hrs). In other words: you do not need to vacate the hotel and room as you await your flight departure. Perhaps there is time to do some sightseeing or last souvenir shopping (not included). Later on get transferred to Kilimanjari International Airport to connect with your onward international arrangements.

Overnight: No overnight, only dayroom
Mealplan: Breakfast only

Safari experience for disabled and able bodied travellers

Whether you are ‘non-disabled’, have mobility limitations, require specific aid equipment or simply want the best advice, we are here to help to make it possible to remove obstacles and to give access to your dream safari tailored according to your needs.


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Travel overview

Day 1: Arrival Kilimanjaro – Arusha
Day 2: Arusha – Lake Manyara – Karatu
Day 3: Karatu – Ngorongoro Crater – Karatu
Day 4: Karatu – Serengeti
Day 5: Serengeti (full day game drive)
Day 6: Serengeti (full day game drive)
Day 7: Serengeti – Ol Duvai Gorge – Karatu
Day 8: Karatu – Tarangire
Day 9: Tarangire – Arusha
Day 10: Arusha – flight JRO-ZNZ – Zanzibar
Day 11: Zanzibar
Day 12: Zanzibar
Day 13: Zanzibar – flight ZNZ-JRO – Arusha
Day 14: Arusha – Kilimanjaro Airport (departure)


Included:

  • Accommodation on full board basis during safari in lodges/luxury tented camps
  • Accommodation on bed & breakfast basis in Arusha
  • Accommodation in rooms / tents for the physically challenged
  • Reserve and conservation fees
  • Airport transfers in Arusha and Zanzibar
  • Transport in Safari 4WDL with radio call and pop up roof (only for you)
  • Bottled drinking water (1 liter per person per day)
  • Services of English speaking driver/guide

Excluded:

  • Return international flights
  • Return domestic flights from Kilimanjaro to Zanzibar
  • Passport and visa fees
  • AMREF Tourist Scheme B insurance
  • Medical/luggage/personal insurance
  • Optional activities and excursions
  • Drinks, tips and extra services (i.e. laundry, telephone calls)
  • All items of personal nature

Best for: Wheelchair Safaris, Tanzania Honeymoon, Family Safaris, Solo Safaris, Birdwatching, First Time Safari. Photographic Safaris. Disabled Holidays.