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Tailor Made Tanzania: The Northern Circuit


9 Days from $12,995

Private Journey

Travel with your private party on this Luxury Tailor Made Journey, departing when you choose and with expert local guides leading the way; you can even customize the itinerary to your interests.

Embark on an authentic Tanzanian safari adventure, watching for wildlife in Tarangire, Ngorongoro Crater and the Serengeti as you enjoy the region's premier camps and lodges.

A&K Advantages

Track the "Big Five" as you experience the game reserves and national parks of the ideal Northern Tanzania safari circuit

Relax in comfort as you enjoy the region's most luxuriously appointed camps and lodges

Take in the stunning views from andBeyond Ngorongoro Crater Lodge, a uniquely inspiring property set on the rim of the crater itself

Learn about the nomadic traditions of the indigenous Maasai people during a visit to a local village

Glimpse a vignette of everyday village life as you ride by tuk-tuk and visit a local market in the vibrant town of Mto wa Mbu

Itinerary at a Glance

Day 1
Arrive Arusha, Tanzania
Day 2
Tarangire National Park | The Safari Begins
Day 3
Tarangire National Park | Epic Game Drives
Day 4
Ngorongoro Crater | The Vast Caldera Revealed
Day 5
Ngorongoro Crater | Sacred Bond with Nature
Day 6
Serengeti National Park | Land Untouched by Time
Day 7
Serengeti National Park | Tracking the “Big Five”
Day 8
Serengeti National Park | A Parting Glimpse
Day 9
Depart Arusha

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Luxury Tailor Made Journeys depart on the dates that work for you and feature expert local guides throughout your journey. The itinerary below can be customized to your interests.

Day 1
Arrive Arusha, Tanzania

Upon arrival into Arusha, you are met by an A&K representative and transferred to your accommodation. Enjoy the remainder of the day at your leisure.

Arusha Coffee Lodge
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Day 2
Tarangire National Park | The Safari Begins

Begin your day with a visit to the Ilboru Primary School. Sponsored by A&K Philanthropy, the school offers vital programs for deaf and disabled children. Next, fly to Tarangire National Park and settle into your tented safari camp where open grasslands, acacia trees and the Tarangire River paint a wild landscape. Embark on an afternoon game drive in search of giraffes, waterbucks, wildebeest, zebras and elephants. Keep your eyes trained for hartebeest, gazelles and exotic birds. Your local expert driver-guide draws on years of experience in the bush to locate the best wildlife viewing opportunities right as they happen.

Sanctuary Swala
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Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Day 3
Tarangire National Park | Epic Game Drives

Set out on morning and afternoon game drives among Tarangire’s baobab forests, acacia-dotted plains and life-sustaining riverbanks. Track exotic species, such as the eland, fringe-eared oryx, greater kudu and the elusive wild dog. Tarangire is also home to safari icons like giraffes, waterbucks, wildebeests, zebras and leopards

Sanctuary Swala
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Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Day 4
Ngorongoro Crater | The Vast Caldera Revealed

This morning, cross the Great Rift Valley, stopping for a market visit in Mto wa Mbu. After browsing the market stalls brimming with vibrant local produce, hop on a tuk-tuk for a ride through the village and surrounding rice fields. Later, marvel as dense vegetation gives way to reveal the natural amphitheater of Ngorongoro Crater, a 2,000-foot-deep caldera teeming with buffalo, flamingos, lions and leopards. Arrive at your safari lodge where the rest of your day is at leisure.

andBeyond Ngorongoro Crater Lodge
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Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Day 5
Ngorongoro Crater | Sacred Bond with Nature

Descend into the crater on an early morning game drive, watching as the zebras, rhinos and wildebeests graze in the clearing mist. Later, visit with a Maasai village elder and learn about the tribe’s traditional, nomadic lifestyle and coexistence with wildlife.

andBeyond Ngorongoro Crater Lodge
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Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Day 6
Serengeti National Park | Land Untouched by Time

Fly to Serengeti National Park and settle into your safari lodge. Then, set out among the lions, hyenas and leopards of the boundless Serengeti, one of the longest enduring ecosystems on earth. Depending on your choice of departure, you may also witness the spectacular Great Migration. Tonight, as the equatorial sun hangs low over the plains, sip a sundowner cocktail and reflect on the majesty of Africa.

Four Seasons Safari Lodge Serengeti
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Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Day 7
Serengeti National Park | Tracking the “Big Five”

Venture out on morning and afternoon game drives in the park, where flowing rivers support a variety of birds, mammals and reptiles. In addition to the “Big Five” (lions, elephants, Cape buffalo, leopards and rhinos), keep your camera handy for a cheetah bolting after a herd of Thomson’s gazelle. Enjoy ideal game viewing throughout your time in the bush, as your highly experienced driver-guide strives continually to keep you in the heart of the action.

Four Seasons Safari Lodge Serengeti
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Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Day 8
Serengeti National Park | A Parting Glimpse

Awake to your final day on safari, enjoying a parting glimpse of the Serengeti’s boundless wildlife with one last game drive. Reflect on the landscapes around you and the countless memories made on this adventure of a lifetime.

Four Seasons Safari Lodge Serengeti
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Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Day 9
Depart Arusha

Fly back to Arusha and spend the afternoon at leisure in a comfortable dayroom. Later, transfer to the airport for your international departure.

Arusha Coffee Lodge (dayroom)
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Meals: Breakfast

Enhance Your Journey

Elevate your experience with a host of options available for an additional cost.

Accommodation Options

Alternate hotels and room upgrades are available for this journey.

Dedicated A&K Resident Tour Director®

Book the services of a dedicated A&K Resident Tour Director for the duration of your journey.

Serengeti | Hot Air Ballooning

Gain a bird's-eye view of the Serengeti's awe-inspiring landscape aboard a hot air balloon, enjoying the ultimate photographic vantage point and the memory of a lifetime.

Tailor Made Uganda: Bwindi Impenetrable Forest

Tailor Made Uganda: Bwindi Impenetrable Forest

5 Days from $4,695

Internal Air Routing: Entebbe / Bwindi / Entebbe

Day 1:
Arrive Entebbe, Uganda

Upon arrival in Entebbe, you are met by an A&K representative and transferred to your tranquil hotel to enjoy the remainder of the day at your leisure.

Lake Victoria Serena Resort & Spa
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Day 2:
Bwindi Impenetrable Forest National Park | Into the Mist

Fly to the Kihihi airstrip and transfer to your permanent tented campsite in the mist-swathed mountains of the park, enjoying some time at leisure. Later, visit a nursing school supported by A&K Philanthropy.

Sanctuary Gorilla Forest Camp
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Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Day 3:
Bwindi Impenetrable Forest National Park | Encounter of a Lifetime

Today, trek the park’s steep slopes in search of the resident mountain gorillas. Once your guides spot the gorillas, observe their subtle social interactions, remarkable behaviors closely resembling our own.

Sanctuary Gorilla Forest Camp
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Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Day 4:
Bwindi Impenetrable Forest National Park | A Parting Glimpse

Today enjoy another opportunity to seek out Bwindi’s majestic mountain gorillas. Return to camp at the end of the trek and enjoy a Farewell Dinner and your last evening in camp.

Sanctuary Gorilla Forest Camp
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Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Day 5:
Depart Entebbe

Enjoy a scenic flight from the Kihihi airstrip back to Entebbe, where a reserved dayroom awaits for you. Later, transfer to the airport for your international departure.

Lake Victoria Serena Resort & Spa (dayroom)
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Meals: Breakfast


Priced from $12,995 for Jan 1 - Mar 31, 2017 and June 1 - December 15, 2017.

Internal Air: From $675 (Arusha / Tarangire; Manyara / Serengeti / Arusha)

This journey entails elevations exceeding 7,500 feet.

Itinerary not available April & May. Prices are per person, based on double occupancy for 2017. Please call for 2018 pricing. Additional supplements may apply for travel during holidays, festivals and special events. Subject to availability.

 

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