East Africa Specials

Itinerary Name: Wildlife, Spice and Romance

Location: Tanzania & Zanzibar

Duration: 11 days/10 nights.

Type of Safari: Luxury.

Tour Itinerary:

Day 1: Lake Manyara

On arrival at Kilimanjaro International Airport, you will be greeted by our Wanderlust representatives and transferred to Lake Manyara. Lunch at Lake Manyara Sopa Lodge. Afternoon game drive of Lake Manyara National Park, with the possibility of sighting the famous tree-climbing lions. Here you can see a variety of habitats and diverse animals and birds. Witness the large flock of flamingoes descending on Lake Manyara. Dinner and overnight at the Lake Manyara Sopa Lodge.

Day 2: Serengeti National Park

After breakfast, depart for Serengeti. Lunch at Serengeti Sopa lodge. Afternoon game drive of Serengeti National Park. Dinner and overnight at Serengeti Sopa Lodge.

Day 3: Serengeti National Park

After breakfast, full day game drive in Serengeti (with picnic lunch). Here can be found the largest concentration of plain animals - 4 million and 500 species of birds. You can hope to see predators chasing their prey and enjoying their kill, and the scenery is spectacular. Dinner and overnight at Serengeti Sopa Lodge.

Day 4: Ngorongoro Crater

After breakfast, morning game drive in Serengeti National Park. After lunch, depart for Ngorongoro via Olduvai Gorge, site of archeological findings, where traces of pre- historic man dating back to 3.5 million years ago have been discovered. Dinner and overnight at Ngorongoro Sopa Lodge.

Day 5: Ngorongoro Crater

After breakfast, full day tour of Ngorongoro. Here you can see a spectacular concentration of wildlife, including the big five. Drive across the dense forest and near the Soda Lake and enjoy viewing a variety of bird life. Picnic lunch on the way. Dinner and overnight at Ngorongoro Sopa Lodge.

Day 6: Tarangire National Park

After breakfast, depart for Tarangire lunch at Tarangire Lodge. Afternoon game drive of Tarangire National Park. During the dry season, Tarangire is spectacular in its concentration of wildlife. Many of the migratory species come back to the permanent waters of the Tarangire River, from which the park derives its name. Large herds of wildebeest, zebras, elephants, eland, and oryx gather until the beginning of the rains when they migrate to other areas for grazing. Dinner and overnight at Tarangire safari lodge.

Day 7: Zanzibar

After breakfast, transfer to Dar-es-Salaam International Airport for your flight to Zanzibar. On arrival on this tropical island you will be greeted by Wanderlust representatives, a Zanzibar guide will accompany you throughout your stay on this intriguing island. Overnight at Tembo Hotel on HB.

Day 8 & 9: Zanzibar

In the morning we take the fascinating Stone Town Tour from aromatic market stalls laden with exotic and endemic spices and lush tropical fruit, to the site of the former slave market razed to make way for an Anglican Church in 1874. In the afternoon at leisure.
The next day we take advantage of the cooler morning time for a four hour guided Spice Tour. We start by visiting the Kizimbani Spice farms, Mangapwani Slave Caves then onto Chuini, where we have the opportunity to view black pepper, nutmeg cloves and cinnamon and much more. We return to the Zanzibar town after a brief stop at the 1850 persian baths which were built by Sayyid bin Sultan (the first Sultan ) for his wife princess Scherezade, granddaughter of Fateh Ali, shah of Persia.
Overnight at Bluebay Beach Resort on HB.

Day 10: Zanzibar

Relax at the beach, overnight at Bluebay Beach Resort on Half board basis.

Days 11: Depart

Fly to Dar es Salaam for your flight to your next destination.

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Optional Excursions in Zanzibar:
1. Dolphin Tour
2. Prison Island
3. Sailing
4. Jozani Forest
All at an extra cost.


Number of people 1 2 3 4 5 6
Low 5,172 3,757 3,286 3,050 2,908 2,814
High 6,017 4,602 4,130 3,895 3,753 3,659
Peak 6,364 4,949 4,477 4,242 4,100 4,006

Cost includes:

• Transportation from Arusha and return
• accommodation as per Itinerary
• all meals during the safari
• 1 litre mineral water per person per day
• park entrance fees
• game drive as per itinerary
• all government taxes
• all service charges
• services of an experienced English-speaking driver-guide
• Dares salaam airport transfer.

Cost does not includes:

• International flights
• Items of personal nature, laundry, tips and gratuities
• Travel insurance and any other services not mentioned above.
• Airfare to Zanzibar


The prices quoted in US$ are nett. The rate is per person sharing in a double.
Easter & Christmas Supplements: Applicable, please enquire.
Low Season Dates: April - 31st May
High Season Dates: 1st June - 30th June, 1st Nov - 15th Dec, 1st March - 31st March
Peak Season Dates: February, July, Aug, September, October, 15th December - 2nd January