This is a captivating journey, commencing at the luxuriant Katambuga House in a tranquil Arusha setting surrounded by coffee estates, with the beautiful Mount Meru in the background. From there, set off to traverse the Serengeti’s iconic landscape. From the serene shores of Lake Eyasi at Kisima ngeda Camp to the tranquil plains viewed from Olmara Fly Camp, guests will experience the breathtaking biodiversity of Tanzania. Authentic encounters with indigenous tribes, immersive game drives, bird-watching, and serene nights under the African sky promise a life-changing adventure in Tanzania’s untamed terrain.
Itinerary in Brief
Immerse yourself in the wild heart of Africa with our exhilarating 10-night Tanzanian Safari Adventure. Kick-off your journey at the luxurious Katambuga House, ensconced in the foothills of Mount Meru, teeming with vibrant wildlife. Feel the thrill of the Serengeti’s primal energy as you cozy up in the intimate Olkeri Camp, perfectly positioned to witness the Great Migration spectacle. At the Ombako Lake Eyasi Fly Camp, delve into the cultural tapestry of Tanzania, encountering the Hadzabe and Datoga tribes in their authentic milieu. Traverse the bewitching landscapes of Lake Eyasi at the Kisima ngeda Camp, a paradise of palm-fringed shores and flamingo flocks. Experience the serenity of the open plains from the Olmara Fly Camp, where a dazzling night sky awaits, before wrapping up your expedition at the Olmara Camp, set amidst the wilderness, to get an unparalleled experience of Africa’s stunning beauty and biodiversity.
Be prepared to collect an album of unforgettable memories, for this is more than just a safari – it’s your gateway to the untamed splendors of Tanzania.
Day 1: Katambuga House
Upon arrival at the airport, you will be transferred to the elegant Katambuga House, nestled at the base of Mount Meru on the fringes of lively Arusha. Depending on your arrival time, you can unwind with a leisurely lunch amidst verdant gardens. The afternoon is yours to relax and soak in the surrounding wildlife from your luxurious room. Watch as the sun sets over Mount Meru, painting the Tanzanian sky in hues of orange and pink.
Days 2-4: Olkeri Camp
After breakfast, venture into the expansive Serengeti plains to Olkeri Camp, your home for the next three nights. The camp, perfectly positioned to witness the Great Migration, offers unparalleled access to game drives. Every day will start with an early morning game drive, where you’ll spot everything from majestic lions to elusive leopards. After a delicious breakfast back at the camp, you can choose between a variety of activities: join another game drive, visit a local Maasai village, or simply relax and enjoy the serene surroundings of the camp. Every evening, a campfire dinner under the stars awaits, accompanied by the soothing sounds of the African wilderness.
Day 5: Ombako Lake Eyasi Fly Camp
After a hearty breakfast, travel to the Ombako Lake Eyasi Fly Camp. Get ready to immerse yourself in the rich cultural tapestry of Tanzania as you encounter the Hadzabe or Datoga tribes, some of the last hunter-gatherers on earth. You could spend the day learning about their unique way of life, their hunting techniques, and their cultural rituals. As the day winds down, enjoy a delicious dinner around a crackling fire, under a sky ablaze with stars.
Day 6: Kisima ngeda Camp
Journey to the Kisima ngeda Camp, nestled on the palm-fringed shores of Lake Eyasi. Spend the day soaking in the stunning landscape, bird-watching, or interacting with the locals. The lake, home to a large flamingo population, offers beautiful photo opportunities. Your day will conclude with a sumptuous dinner served under the starlit sky.
Days 7 & 8: Olmara Fly Camp
It’s a new day and you will set off for the serene Olmara Fly Camp, located amidst the open plains of the Serengeti. Here, you can enjoy unobstructed views of the stunning savannah and its diverse wildlife. Enjoy a sense of true wilderness, guided nature walks, or simply relax and watch as the plains come alive with wildlife. The evenings will be spent under the African sky, surrounded by the peaceful sounds of the Serengeti, and the warmth of the campfire.
Days 9 & 10: Olmara Camp
The final leg of your journey will take you to Olmara Camp, where you’ll spend two nights surrounded by the untouched beauty of the Tanzanian wilderness. Enjoy leisurely game drives to explore the stunning flora and fauna. Enjoy your meals at the camp, savouring the local cuisine as you share stories around the fire. On your final morning, relish a delicious breakfast while taking in the majestic views of the wilderness for one last time. After saying your goodbyes, you’ll be transferred to the airport for your onward journey, leaving with a heart full of unforgettable memories.
Please note that this itinerary is just an example of the extraordinary experiences that await you on your Tanzanian safari adventure. We specialize in creating bespoke safari journeys, tailoring each day to your interests and needs. Whether you want more time with the wildlife, additional cultural encounters, or an extra day to relax and soak in the beauty of the Serengeti, our team is here to make your dream safari a reality. Please don’t hesitate to get in touch with us to start planning your unforgettable Tanzanian adventure.
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