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Duration: 16 Days
Location: East Africa: Starts Kenya | Tanzania
Price: On Request
  • KenyaEast Africa offers some of Africa’s best wildlife attractions as well as beaches, colourful tribal cultures, spectacular mountains and stunning a medley of varying landscapes. Mount Kilimanjaro, Ngorongoro Crater, and the Serengeti are some of the country’s amazing attractions and Zanzibar’s charm is legendary.

    Hosting a healthy chimpanzee population and many other animals, Uganda is home to half of the rare mountain gorillas. Concealed amid Rwanda’s forests and mountains are the endangered mountain gorillas, the largest of the living primates.

    Discover a kaleidoscope of landscapes in the ultimate safari areas of Kenya and Tanzania. Visit the open plains of the Masai Mara and some of Africa’s most diverse scenery. Finish off your safari soaking up the culture and sun on the exotic spice island of Zanzibar.

    • Day 1: Nairobi

      Upon arrival you will be met and transferred to your hotel.
    • Day 2: Nairobi – Masai Mara National Reserve

      Leave Nairobi and travel towards Kenya’s fertile highlands before heading down the Rift Escarpment. Travel across acres of wheat and barley before you reach your lodge in the Masai Mara. Following lunch and a siesta, enjoy an afternoon game drive, returning to the lodge as the sun sets.

      Breakfast/ Lunch/ Dinner Included.

    • Day 3: Masai Mara National Reserve

       After an early breakfast, head out on a morning game drive, returning to your lodge for lunch. After a siesta set off for an afternoon game drive and visit a Masai Village before returning to your lodge.

      Breakfast/ Lunch/ Dinner Included.

    • Day 4: Masai Mara National Reserve – Lake Nakuru

      Leave the Masai Mara and travel across the ‘breadbasket’ of Kenya and the vast plains on the floor of the Rift Valley, keeping an eye out for herds of giraffe and gazelle as you head up the Mau Escarpment, arriving at Lake Nakuru Lodge for lunch. The waters here are often coloured shimmering flamingo pink, from the beautiful birds lining its shores. After lunch enjoy an afternoon game drive in Nakuru National Park.

      Breakfast/ Lunch/ Dinner Included.

    • Day 5: Lake Nakuru – Amboseli National Park

      After an early breakfast continue to Lake Naivasha for a cruise. Leaving the Rift Valley behind, proceed to Nairobi for an early lunch. Continue towards Amboseli arriving at your lodge by late afternoon.

      Breakfast/ Lunch/ Dinner Included.

    • Day 6: Amboseli National Park

      Depart the lodge after breakfast for a full day game drive, enjoying a hot picnic lunch before returning to the lodge around 4pm.

      Breakfast/ Lunch/ Dinner Included.

    • Day 7: Amboseli – Lake Manyara

      Continue your journey to the Tanzania border before heading to Arusha for lunch. Drive across the Masai Steppe to the Great Rift Valley. Here, your hotel is perched high on the rim overlooking the park below.

      Breakfast/ Lunch/ Dinner Included.

    • Day 8: Lake Manyara – Serengeti National Park

      This morning, join your safari vehicle and spend the morning exploring Lake Manyara National Park. Around midday return to the lodge for lunch before departing for Serengeti National Park with game viewing en-route.

      Breakfast/ Lunch/ Dinner Included.

    • Day 9: Serengeti National Park

      Enjoy morning and afternoon game drives in Serengeti National Park exploring this famous park and all that it has to offer.

      Breakfast/ Lunch/ Dinner Included.

    • Day 10: Serengeti National Park – Ngorongoro Crater

      After breakfast depart for Ngorongoro, viewing game across the vast Serengeti plains. After a picnic lunch, carry on towards the crater with a short visit to a Masai Village. Continue to your lodge, set high on the rim of Ngorongoro Crater.

      Breakfast/ Lunch/ Dinner Included.

    • Day 11: Ngorongoro Crater

      A highlight awaits you this morning as you depart to explore what is commonly referred to as the world’s largest natural wildlife zoo. After breakfast, descendthrough the early morning mists down into the crater. Due to its size and diversity, the crater floor is comprised of several distinct areas, ranging from forest, swamps, lakes and springs, to open grassland and some sandy dunes. It’s an amazing wildlife experience.

      Breakfast/ Lunch/ Dinner Included.

    • Day 12: Ngorongoro Crater – Tarangire National Park

      Depart Ngorongoro Crater after breakfast and head to Tarangire. Through the highlands and the Karatu district, see the scenic wheat plains and coffee plantations before journeying down the spectacular escarpment and into the park. From here enjoy a game drive en-route to your lodge. After lunch and perhaps a swim, the remainder of the afternoon will be spent on a game drive.

      Breakfast/ Lunch/ Dinner Included.

    • Day 13: Tarangire National Park – Zanzibar

      Depart Tarangire after breakfast and drive back to Arusha arriving in time for lunch. After lunch, transfer to the airport for your flight to the spice island of Zanzibar. Spend a night in bustling Stone Town.

      Breakfast/ Lunch Included.

    • Day 14: Zanzibar

      After breakfast explore Zanzibar by road and by foot, visiting Stone Town’s main attractions. This afternoon you’ll be transferred to a beach resort for some rest and relaxation.

      Breakfast/ Dinner Included.

    • Day 15: Zanzibar

      Spend the day at your leisure. You may choose to take advantage of your hotel’s facilities or simply relax.

      Breakfast/ Dinner Included.

    • Day 16: Zanzibar – Dar es Salaam

      Transfer to the airport for your flight to Dar es Salaam.

      Breakfast Included.

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  • Included:

    • 15 nights accommodation
    • Meals as per itinerary
    •  Scheduled game activities and sightseeing as specified
    • Transportation in a 4WD safari vehicle with pop-up roof
    • English speaking guide whilst on safari
    • Park fees

     

    Highlights:

    • Morning and afternoon game drives in the Masai Mara
    • Vast plains of the Serengeti
    • The world’s largest intact caldera, Ngorongoro Crater
    • Search for the Big Five
    • Visit local Masai villages
    • Enjoy a boat ride on Lake Naivasha

     

    Not Included:

    • International Airfares
    • Visa, personal expenses
    • Gratuities
    • Departure taxes.

    *Ask Fine Travel for the best available international airfares

     

  • *TERMS & CONDITIONS

    All prices are quoted in NZD (unless otherwise stated), per person, twin share (unless otherwise stated) & are correct as at 30 January 2015. Single supplement and child costs supplied on request. Offers are subject to availability & can change without notification due to fluctuations in charges & currency. Valid for sale until sale date specified with each deal. Valid for travel in low season, unless specified. A deposit must be paid at time of booking & full payment must be received by Book by date where a date is specified. Credit Card surcharges apply. For full terms and conditions please contact Fine Travel on 0800 000 3463. Have a Fine Holiday! (REF: AW)