Tour overview

This 11 Days Northern and Southern Tanzania Safari connects the two major circuits and zones. You will visit a unique conservation orientated property at Chem Chem, followed by the iconic Serengeti and a classic mobile migration camp. Finally, you will fly south across Tanzania to the unexplored and wilds of Ruaha while enjoying classic accommodation at the  Ikuka Safari Camp.

11 Days Northern & Southern Tanzania Safari Prices

Rates Per Person

Start dates Solo 1 room 2+ people Sharing rooms
Jul 1, 2019 – Oct 31, 2019 $14,650 $10,890
Nov 1, 2019 – Dec 20, 2019 $11,510 $8,250
Dec 21, 2019 – Dec 31, 2019 $14,650 $10,890
Jan 1, 2020 – Mar 31, 2020 $11,510 $8,250
Jun 1, 2020 – Jun 30, 2020 $11,510 $8,250
Jul 1, 2020 – Oct 31, 2020 $14,650 $10,890
Nov 1, 2020 – Dec 20, 2020 $11,510 $8,250
Dec 21, 2020 – Dec 31, 2020 $14,650 $10,890

Included

  • Private guided by professional safari ranger
  • Safari in a 4×4 safari jeep
  • Parks and reserve entrance fees
  • Bottled water throughout the safari
  • Full board accommodation, breakfast, lunch, dinner
  • Evacuation insurance policy in case of an emergency
  • Start and end in Arusha

Not Included

  • International flights
  • Tips
  • Drinks and beverages
  • Things of personal use
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Day 1 Arrival in Arusha

You will be picked up by a private driver and vehicle off your evening flight into Kilimanjaro Airport and driven to Onsea House just outside Arusha. If you are in time for dinner make your way to the restaurant, otherwise take some refreshments and head to your room for some rest. It's an early start in the morning. If you have a day lay over enjoy the wellness centre, some community activities and the excellent cuisine on offer.
Main Destination:
Arusha
Accommodation:
Onsea House
• Luxury guest house located in or near Arusha
Meals & Drinks:
• Breakfast (Lunch & dinner not included)
• Drinking water (Other drinks not included)

Day 2 Drive to Chem Chem

After breakfast at Onsea you will be picked up mid-morning for the drive out towards Lake Manyara. Chem Chem lies on a private conservancy right in-between Lake Manyara and Tarangire National Park. Arrive in time for lunch. Settle into your room and enjoy a game drive on the concession in the afternoon.
Main Destination:
Lake Manyara National Park
Accommodation:
Chem Chem Lodge
• Luxury lodge located outside Lake Manyara NP
Meals & Drinks:
• All meals included
• All drinks (Premium wines & liquors might be excluded)

Day 3-4 Chem Chem

Choose from a whole host of safari activities over the following days. Game drives on the private concession, sundowners on Lake Manyara, full day drives into Tarangire National Park, bush walks with local Maasai. And of course don't forget to enjoy the sumptuous surrounds of Chem Chem camp itself.
Main Destination:
Lake Manyara National Park
Accommodation:
Chem Chem Lodge
• Luxury lodge located outside Lake Manyara NP
Meals & Drinks:
• All meals included
• All drinks (Premium wines & liquors might be excluded)

Day 5 Serengeti Safari Camp

Today you will drive up above Lake Manyara into the Ngorongoro highlands for your flight into the Serengeti. Serengeti is a classic mobile canvas migration camp that moves seasonally following the wildebeest herds. Your guide will meet you at the airstrip and take you back to camp in time for lunch. Afternoon game drive.
Main Destination:
Serengeti National Park
Accommodation:
Serengeti Safari Camp
• Luxury tented bush camp (with rustic facilities) located inside Serengeti NP
Meals & Drinks:
• All meals included
• All drinks (Premium wines & liquors might be excluded)

Day 6-7 Serengeti Safari Camp

Make your schedule with your guide depending on the latest wildebeest movement. Head out in the morning and evening, or take longer full day game drives. Enjoy the comforts of camp and the closeness to the wilderness in this classically designed camp. Take a ballon safari over the endless plains.
Main Destination:
Serengeti National Park
Accommodation:
Serengeti Safari Camp
• Luxury tented bush camp (with rustic facilities) located inside Serengeti NP
Meals & Drinks:
• All meals included
• All drinks (Premium wines & liquors might be excluded)

Day 8 Ikuka Safari Camp

Today you will fly south across Tanzania into the wilderness of Ruaha. Ikuka enjoys spectacular views across Ruaha and a central location for excellent game viewing. Run by a team of experienced and local safari purists, you will enjoy top class food, service and guiding. Ruaha offers unique game viewing, scenery and a magic wilderness feel without the crowds, making a wonderful combination with the northern parks.
Main Destination:
Ruaha National Park
Accommodation:
Ikuka Safari Camp
• Luxury+ lodge located inside Ruaha NP
Meals & Drinks:
• All meals included
• All drinks (Premium wines & liquors might be excluded)

Day 9-10 Ikuka Safari Camp

Enjoy long morning game drives taking bush breakfasts out in the wilds and evening sundowner drives along the Mwagusi river. Highly recommended bush walks with owner Mark Sheridan Johnson are on offer. In-between enjoy the luxury of your room, incredible views and social atmosphere at the bar and dinner.
Main Destination:
Ruaha National Park
Accommodation:
Ikuka Safari Camp
• Luxury+ lodge located inside Ruaha NP
Meals & Drinks:
• All meals included
• All drinks (Premium wines & liquors might be excluded)

Day 11 Dar es Salaam

Today is the end of your safari and you fly to Dar es Salaam and your onward connections. Paul Tickner Safaris can organise transfers, hotels and onward plans. Why not head to the ocean for some well deserved beach time!
Main Destination:
Dar Es Salaam
Accommodation:
No accommodation (End of tour)
Meals & Drinks:
• Breakfast (Lunch & dinner not included)
• Drinking water (Other drinks not included)
End of tour

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