A trip to discover the north of Tanzania: game drives in the world’s most famous parks (Serengeti, Ngorongoro, Tarangire) in search of the ‘big 5’, encounters with ethnic groups (Masai, Hadzabe, Datoga, Barabaig) that follow traditional lifestyles, UNESCO World Heritage archaeological sites (the hominid fossils of the Olduvai Gorge and the Kondoa Irangi rock paintings).
Day 1 :
Outward flight/Kilimanjaro Airport (JRO)/Arusha
Welcome and transfer to the quiet Arusha, surrounded by coffee plantations.
The impressive Ol Doinyo Lengai volcano, giraffe spotting and the Engaresero waterfalls.
Day 3 :
Lake Natron with its pinkish waters and the encounter with the Maasai.
Day 4 :
Lake Natron/Serengeti Park
From Maasai lands to the game drive in search of the ‘big 5’ in the Serengeti.
Day 5 :
Last game drive before heading into the Olduvai Gorge, where the human species began.
Day 6 :
Lake Eyasi/Ngorongoro Park/Karatu
The Hadzabe hunter-gatherer tribe and rhinos in the Ngorongoro crater.
Day 7 :
The Tarangire Park, where you can meet countless herds of elephants.
Day 8 :
The mysterious Kondoa Irangi Rock Paintings, animist shrines and an encounter with the Barabaig tribe.
Day 9 :
Babati/Arusha/Kilimanjaro Airport (JRO)
The Makuyuni weekly cattle market and the largest African art gallery on the continent.
Day 10 :