ITINERARY AT A GLANCE
|Day 1||Arusha||Arusha Serena Hotel||Bed & Breakfast||Transfer|
|Day 2||Tarangire N. Park||Tarangire Balloon Camp||Full Board||Game Drives|
|Day 3||Serengeti N. Park||Serengeti Serena Lodge||Full Board||PM G/Drive|
|Day 4||Serengeti N. Park||Serengeti Serena Lodge||Full Board||Full Day G/Drives|
|Day 5||Ngorongoro C. Area||Ngorongoro Serena Lodge||Full Board||AM G/D Serengeti|
|Day 6||Ngorongoro C. Area||Ngorongoro Serena Lodge||Full Board||Crater Tour|
|Day 7||Departure||Picnic Lunch||Transfer|
PACKAGE COST PER PERSON SHARING IN US DOLLARS
|DATES||2 Pax||3 Pax||4 Pax||5 Pax||6 Pax||SRS|
|2nd Jan – 28th Feb 2023||$ 4,377 ||$ 3,973 ||$ 3,772 ||$ 3,651 ||$ 3,477 ||$ 340|
|1st Mar – 31st Mar 2023||$ 3,452 ||$ 3,048 ||$ 2,846 ||$ 2,725 ||$ 2,575 ||$ 310|
|1st Apr – 31st May 2023||$ 3,161 ||$ 2,787 ||$ 2,600 ||$ 2,488 ||$ 2,350 ||$ 41|
|1st Jun – 30th Jun 2023||$ 4,058 ||$ 3,655 ||$ 3,453 ||$ 3,332 ||$ 3,166 ||$ 265|
|1st Jul – 31st Oct 2023||$ 4,377 ||$ 3,973 ||$ 3,772 ||$ 3,651 ||$ 3,477 ||$ 340|
|1st Nov – 20th Dec 2023||$ 3,577 ||$ 3,174 ||$ 2,972 ||$ 2,851 ||$ 2,698 ||$ 310|
- Arrival and departure Airport transfers
- Bed and breakfast accommodation in Arusha
- Full board accommodation while on safari – breakfast, lunch and dinner
- Park entrance fees
- Ngorongoro Crater tour
- Services of a professional English-speaking guide driver
- Transport in a custom-designed 4x4 Safari Land Cruiser
- Unlimited mileage on game viewing drives
- Government statutory taxes
- International flights and visa fees
- Additional sight-seeing or deviation from the safari itinerary
- Soft and alcoholic drinks
- Laundry ad telephone expenses
- Travel insurance
- Any item not mentioned as included in the safari package
Approximately 55 kms, takes approximately 1.5 hours’ drive depending on traffic
Bonfire Adventures guide driver will warmly meet you on arrival at the Kilimanjaro International Airport, transfer you to Arusha. Check-in at the Arusha Serena Hotel. Enjoy overnight. You are booked on bed & breakfast. This is the beginning of your African Adventure.
Arusha Serena Hotel, Resort & Spa
The lodge’s ambience is warmly reminiscent of our origins as a colonial era coffee farm, beginning with the welcoming stone-built reception area and extending to cottage-style rooms neatly arranged among landscaped lawns and the colorful banks of Bougainvillea.
Each of the 42 meticulously crafted guest rooms has been inspired by our heritage and natural splendor, welcoming guests to experience the romance and simplicity of a 1920s lakeside retreat. Designed in the manner of a stone cottage, all accommodations are clustered around a village square adorned with beautifully tended lawns and extensive gardens. In warm hues of red and crisp shades of white, rooms feature classic country house design touches like tile floors, leaded windows and French doors giving way to garden and lake views.
Modern amenitiat-screen televisions with cable and ses like complimentary Internet and flatellite channels along with personalized touches like ceiling fans and comfortable robes enhance the guest experience.
Approximately 155kms, takes approximately 3.5 hours’ drive
Bonfire Adventures guide driver will pick you from the hotel after breakfast, proceed to the Tarangire National Park for game viewing drives. The park is famous for huge herds of Elephants, at times numbering up to 300. Giant Baobab trees dots the vast plains ad grasslands. The Tarangire National Park has varied landscapes. Wildlife that freely roam on the park include hartebeests, leopard, lions, cape buffalo, Masai giraffes, the commo zebra, lions, cheetah among many others. Later check-in at the Tarangire Balloon Camp, enjoy dinner and overnight.
Tarangire Balloon Camp
Tarangire Balloon Camp is a boutique property with 16 super luxury safari tents. It is located close to Boundary Hill with spectacular views of Tarangire National Park. The tents come with king sized four poster beds and large verandas from which to enjoy Tarangire’s famously spectacular sunsets.
Approximately 300kms, takes approximately 6 hours’ drive
Enjoy breakfast then we drive you via the Ngorongoro Conservation Area to the Serengeti National Park with a brief stop at the Oldupai museum. Enjoy en route game viewing drives to the Serengeti Serena Safari Lodge for check-in, dinner and overnight.
Enjoy breakfast then depart with packed lunch for a full day of game viewing drives. The vast Serengeti plains is home to hundreds of wildlife species including the elusive leopard, cheetah, spotted hyenas, Masai giraffes, cape buffalo, lions, the migratory wildebeests, hartebeests among many others. You can catch the wildebeest migration through-out the year in the Serengeti at different locations as they follow an almost predictable pattern and route on the migration circuit. Enjoy dinner ad overnight.
Serengeti Serena Safari Lodge
This is an award-winning gem of a hotel in one of the most beautiful settings in Tanzania. Seamlessly blended high into an acacia-lined ridge, the African-style lodge and infinity pool offer panoramic views across the Serengeti’s vast, endless grasslands, where lions and cheetahs stalk their prey and massive migrating wildebeest herds darken the landscape in a relentless search for fresh grazing grounds.
The 65 guest rooms and one suite are housed in clusters of traditional domed “rondavels” arranged around the lodge’s stunning infinity pool. Set high on a hill with the rolling plains below forming a natural amphitheatre, your room offers a ringside seat for the greatest show on earth, the annual migration of the wildebeest. Sweeping views, traditional stone-built and thatched architecture and private balconies immerse you in the stunning beauty and solitude of Serengeti National Park like no other accommodation can.
Decorated in warm earth tones punctuated by pops of brightly colored fabrics and ornate Makonde carvings on the walls, all rooms feature their own private entrance, hand-made wood furniture, spacious bedrooms and natural stone bathrooms. Amenities like complimentary wireless Internet and 24-hour room service along with personalized touches like standing/table fans and comfortable robes enhance the guest experience.
Approximately 170kms, takes approximately 4 hours’ drive
Enjoy breakfast then depart with packed lunch. Morning game viewing drives towards South Serengeti. Exit the park through the Naabi gate ad proceed to Ngorongoro. Check-in at the Ngorongoro Serena Safari Lodge which is built on the crater rim, overlooking the crater below. Enjoy dinner and overnight.
Enjoy breakfast the depart withy packed lunch. Descend some 610 metres into the Ngorongoro Crater floor for game viewing drives. The 20km diameter crater floor has one of the highest wildlife per service area concentration. In the crater floor are Burchell’s zebras, leopard, cheetah, cape buffalo, water bucks, hartebeests, spotted hyenas, savannah elephant among others. There are no giraffes I the crater due to the short shrubs that pose a challenge to the giraffes feeding. We later drive up the crater floor, back to the Ngorongoro Serena Safari Lodge for dinner and overnight.
Ngorongoro Serena Safari Lodge
Nestled high above the plains into the Crater’s jagged rim, cloaked in river stone and indigenous vines, Ngorongoro Serena Safari Lodge is barely visible to the naked eye. Framed by arched stone passages and timbered decks, its torch-lit walls are adorned with stylized cave paintings. At the stone heart of the lodge burns a glowing fire, which is kept constantly alight.
All the 75 rooms are looped around the Crater rim. Each has its own rock-enclosed balcony, and all enjoy completely uninterrupted views of the volcanic amphitheatre far below. At Ngorongoro Serena lodge one feels as ancient as the Crater itself, yet no modern comfort has been spared in an effort to bring you the best safari adventure in Africa and one of the most unique travel experiences in the world.
Approximately 190kms, takes approximately 4.5 hours’ drive
Enjoy breakfast then check-out. With packed lunch we drive you via Arusha to the Kilimanjaro International Airport for your departure flight. Thank you for allowing Bonfire Adventures to host you on your Safari in Africa