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2 week Tanzania itinerary


Tarangire Park, Lake Manyara Park, Ngorongoro Crater, Empakai Crater Serengeti Park, Lake Natron, Materuni Village, Zanzibar Island

9 Day Escorted Tour With 5 Day Extension in Zanzibar

2 week Tanzania Itinerary takes you across Tanzania’s stunning landscapes and different animal behaviors. This adventure will immerse you in nature’s beauty, cultural encounters, and diverse wildlife. Explore Tarangire National Park, Lake Manyara, Ngorongoro Crater, and the vast Serengeti. Plus, go off the beaten path to Lake Natron via Klein’s Gate.

2 week Tanzania Itinerary begin with Tarangire National Park, where elephants roam freely. Witness Lake Manyara’s vibrant ecosystem. Descend into the unique Ngorongoro Crater. In the Serengeti, watch the Great Migration.

Next, head to Lake Natron’s vivid waters and surreal landscapes. This hidden gem offers an extraordinary experience. Return to Arusha for the Materuni Tour. Explore local culture and Materuni Falls. End your journey in the paradise of Zanzibar. Relax on white-sand beaches and explore its rich heritage.

Buckle up for this 2 week Tanzania Itinerary adventure across Tarangire, Lake Manyara, Ngorongoro Crater, Serengeti, Lake Natron, Arusha, Materuni, and Zanzibar. Tanzania’s sights, sounds, and stories will create lasting memories in your heart.2 week Tanzania Itinerary can be customized and adopted according to your travel needs

2 Week Tanzania Itinerary it cost $4790 per person in a group of two for a mid-range safari.

2 week Tanzania itinerary

Day 1 : Kilimanjaro airport - Arusha

Today get to meet with our team at Kilimanjaro airport while we transfer you to your accommodation at Arusha TownLocated below Mount Meru on the eastern edge of the eastern branch of the Great Rift Valley, Arusha City has a temperate climate. The city is close to the Serengeti National Park Serengeti National Park, the Ngorongoro Conservation AreaLake Manyara National Park, Olduvai Gorge, Tarangire National ParkMount Kilimanjaro, and Mount Meru in the Arusha National Park.

  • Meals Included: Bed & breakfast
Tulia Boutique Hotel
You will overnight at
Mid-Range Accommodation
Day 2 : Tarangire National Park

You will be collected from your hotel at 0700hrs and transported to Tarangire National Park, where an awe-inspiring game-viewing adventure awaits. Embark on an unforgettable safari in a private 4×4 vehicle, guided by an experienced safari expert. This magnificent park is renowned for its abundant baobab trees, impressive population of large mammals and diverse array of bird species. Moreover, it boasts one of the highest concentrations of elephants in the entire country. Prepare to immerse yourself in the wonders of Tarangire National Park and witness its natural beauty firsthand.

  • Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner
African Safari Gramping Lake Manyara
You will overnight at
Mid-range Accommodation
Day 3 : Lake Manyara National Park

Explore the magnificent Lake Manyara, a gem among Tanzania’s national parks. Despite its smaller size, it’s teeming with wildlife. Watch as majestic elephants traverse the plains, troops of baboons swing through the lush forest, and, if luck is on your side, witness tree-climbing lions.
Lake Manyara offers more than just exhilarating game drives. Enhance your experience with cultural tours, canopy walks, and other engaging activities. As the sun sets, return to your luxurious lodge by the lake and savor a delectable al fresco meal while relishing the tranquil ambiance of the wilderness.

  • Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner
Marera Valley Lodge
You will overnight at
Mid-Range Accommodation
Day 4 : Walking to Empakai Crater

The Empakai Crater is a smaller volcanic caldera located in the northern part of the Ngorongoro Conservation Area. It is relatively lesser known compared to the more famous Ngorongoro Crater, but it’s still a stunning and unique landscape. The crater is about 6 kilometers (3.7 miles) wide and contains a soda lake at the bottom, which attracts various bird species, including flamingos. The walls of the crater are covered in lush vegetation, making it a beautiful and serene environment.

Empakai Crater is also known for its walking trails that allow visitors to hike down to the crater floor. The hike provides an opportunity to experience the breathtaking views and the diverse ecosystem within the crater. Additionally, the area surrounding the crater is inhabited by wildlife such as buffalo, baboons, and various bird species, enhancing the overall natural experience. 

  • Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner
Ang'ata Ngorongoro Camp
You will overnight at
Mid-range Accommodation
Day 5 : Ngorongoro Crater - serengeti National Park

Rise and shine! Early Morning After breakfast at daybreak you travel  down into the crater. The massive collapsed volcano is home to over 25,000 mammals ranging from the Big Five – lion, elephant, buffalo, rhino, and leopard – to spotted hyenas, rare wild dogs, and some of the more than 500 bird species of the area.

After an extensive game drive and a picnic for lunch, you will leave the caldera in the evening and depar to Serengeti National Park.

  • Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner
Kon Tik Serengeti
You will overnight at
Mid-Range Accommodation
Day 6 : Full-Day Serengeti National Park

After breakfast, we will venture on a full-day game-viewing experience in the Serengeti plains, accompanied by a picnic lunch. The Central Serengeti, located in the heart of this breathtaking national park, is widely renowned for its abundant wildlife, impressive populations of big cats, and iconic Serengeti landscapes adorned with acacia trees. This region serves as a thriving habitat for resident animals, making it an exceptional year-round destination. However, the absolute highlights occur during the months of April to June and October to December, when the Great Migration herds pass through, amplifying the wildlife spectacle to its pinnacle.

  • Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner
Kon Tik Serengeti
You will overnight at
Mid-Range Accommodation
Day 7 : Serengeti - Lake Natron Through Klein's Gate

After our morning meal, we’re embarking on a journey to Lake Natron via Klein’s Gate, conveniently located a few kilometers north of the Lobo airstrip. This gate provides easy access from Lake Natron, Ol Doinyo Lengai, and the southern route as well.

Our path will take us through the territory controlled by the Loliondo community, home to the Maasai people. This area serves as a buffer zone to the Serengeti National Park, where the Maasai coexist with wildlife, herding their cattle amidst the stunning backdrop of the Greater Serengeti ecosystem. Notably, this area is a crucial part of the Great Migration route.

Upon arrival at the hotel, we’ll proceed with the check-in process before commencing our exciting itinerary, which includes:

  • Dive into the lively world of the Maasai Tribe, experiencing their rich culture firsthand.
  • Explore the stunning Lake Natron, known as the most alkaline lake around here.
  • Uncover the secrets of our ancient past by checking out the old footprints left by our prehistoric ancestors.
  • Take peaceful strolls to watch the elegant flamingos, appreciating the beauty of these graceful birds.

  • Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner
African Safari Lake Natron
You will overnight at
Mid-Range Accommodation
Day 8 : Lake Natron - Arusha

After having breakfast this morning, embark on a delightful guided hike leading you to the captivating Engaresero Waterfall – a true hidden gem. Following this memorable experience, continue your journey with a scenic drive in the direction of Mr. Oldonyo Lengai. Here, you’ll have the opportunity to get up close and appreciate the remarkable presence of this natural wonder.

Later followed by a drive back to Arusha town.

  • Meals Included: Breakfast & Lunch 
Tulia Boutique Hotel
You will overnight at
Mid-Range Accommodation
Day 9 : Materuni Village Tour and Flight To Zanzibar

Heading to Materuni at 7:00 am, pick-up time sharp at your hotel.

Materuni Waterfalls, located near Moshi, Tanzania, is a stunning natural attraction featuring a 90-meter waterfall. The journey takes you through lush landscapes and coffee plantations, offering a picturesque view. You can enjoy a short hike and bask in the refreshing misty waters. This visit also provides cultural insights and an opportunity to meet the warm and hospitable Chagga people. It promises a serene escape with a blend of adventure, relaxation, and delectable local cuisine. 15:30 pm or less departing back to Kilimanjaro to the airport to connect with your flight evening Flight to Zanzibar North (Nungwi)

  • Meals Included: Breakfast & Lunch 
Nungwi Beach Resort by Turaco
You will overnight at
Mid-Range Accommodation
Day 10,12,13, : Enjoy Zanzibar

You can either relax on Zanzibar’s beautiful beaches or choose from various activity options.

  • Meals Included: Breakfast 
Nungwi Beach Resort by Turaco
You will overnight at
Mid-Range Accommodation
Day 14 : flight back home

Transfer to the airport for your flight back home.
Ensure you have all necessary documents and belongings before departing for a smooth and timely journey.

Price Include
  • This is a private safari, with all game viewing in a 4WD land rover or land cruiser
  • All full board accommodation throughout the safari
  • Mineral water
  • 24/7 service from our local office in Tanzania
  • Reservation costs
  • All park fees and conservation fees
  • Unlimited kilometers on game drives
  • Services of an English-Speaking Driver Guide
Price Not Include
  • Domestic and International flight tickets
  •  Visa
  • Accommodation before and after safari
  • Travel insurance 
  • Soft and alcoholic drinks
  • All items of a personal nature
  • Locally Owned
    We are a Tanzanian-owned and operated business, priding ourselves on our friendly, approachable nature and commitment to ensuring the success of your holiday.
  • Tailor-Made Trips
    Our holidays are 100% tailor-made and personalized, offering you the flexibility to modify itineraries to suit your preferences and make your holiday exactly as you envision it.
  • Personal Discussions
    We don’t sell online because we think it’s so important to get the details of your holiday 100% right by talking to you.
  • Top Guides
    Experience private guided tours led by fully qualified specialist guides who are dedicated to sharing local insights that make a meaningful difference to your travel experience.
  • Easy Payment
    Utilize our secure online or phone payment system for your convenience.
  • Customer Service
    Customer Service 24/7 before and during your holiday including an emergency contact telephone number.
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