Your honeymoon has to be special and Falcon Safaris will go that extra step to make it perfect. Be it a beach candlelight dinner just near the ocean, a sundowner in one of the safari parks or a balloon safari over Serengeti. The package we will organize for you will be tailored to your personal needs and interests. This means that every trip will be different, which makes it hard to provide a sample trip itinerary. Nevertheless, in order to inspire you, we will try to give you some useful ideas. This example is based on a fortnight’s holiday. The emphasis is on visits to wildlife parks. You will travel with the two of you and a personal guide, driving a 4WD safari vehicle. Then, after a five-day stay in Zanzibar, relaxing on the beach, you will be fully rested and ready to fly home.
Day 1: Pick up Mwanza airport – Hotel in Mwanza
Will meet you at the airport greet and transfer you to the hotel in Mwanza for evening at leisure and overnight at Ryan’s Bay hotel on bed & breakfast.
Day 2: Mwanza – Serengeti National park
Will meet you at Ryan’s Bay at 09:00am then set off to Serengeti National on enroute game drive. Immediately you step in at the gate, will start enjoying the wildlife that will be spotted roaming around. Later in the evening, will drive back to the lodge for evening at leisure and hot dinner.
Dinner and overnight at Mbalageti Lodge / Kirawira tented lodge on full board.
Day 3: Full day Serengeti National park / Optional Balloon trip
After breakfast drive for a full day game drive with picnic lunch and enjoy the diverse scenario of the park. Heading to the central part of the park, you will enjoy the great migration that will be scartted on the way, not only lions, elephants, impalas, water buck, giraffes and various birds’ species. Later on drive back to the lodge for evening at leisure and hot dinner.
Dinner and overnight at Serengeti Sopa lodge / Turner extra tented camp / Serengeti Simba lodge/ Serengeti Savannah camp on full board
Day 4: Serengeti – Ngorongoro/ Crater tour
After morning breakfast, drive to Ngorongoro and descend for a half day crater tour with picnic lunch, the Ngorongoro Crater are one of the most unparalleled wildlife viewing areas. Part of the mighty Rift Valley the crater is the largest un-flooded and unbroken caldera in the world. About 20kms across, 600 meters deep and 300 sq kms in area, the Ngorongoro Crater is a breathtaking natural wonder and is home to the colorful l Masai people and if black rhino is what you want to see, if you be the luckiest person, this is likely to be the place. The Ngorongoro Conservation Area became a Man and Biosphere Reserve in 1971 and was declared a World Heritage Site by UNESCO in 1979. Later on, ascend and drive to the lodge for evening at leisure and hot dinner.
Dinner and overnight at Bougainvillea lodge/ Ngorongoro farm house/ Gibbs farm/ Ngorongoro Explorian lodge/ Endoro lodge on full board.
Day 5: Ngorongoro – Lake Manyara National park- Arusha- fly to Zanzibar
After breakfast, drive for a game drive to Lake Manyara National park with picnic lunch. The park is well known for lion climbing trees, dense forest and huge number of lesser flamingoes. Will then drive to Arusha airstrip for your flight to Zanzibar. Upon arrival, our representative will be at the airport to meet and transfer you to the hotel for overnight at Flame tree beach cottages / Amaan beach bungalow /Sandies beach mapenzi club /Bluebay beach resort & spa/ on bed & breakfast.
Day 6 Stone and Spice tour / relax at the beach
After breakfast, go for stone tour then finalize with spice tour. Later on drive back to the hotel for overnight on bed and breakfast at Flame tree beach cottages / Amaan beach bungalow /Sandies beach mapenzi club /Bluebay beach resort & spa/ Double tree by Hilton beach resort / Karafuu beach resort & spa on bed & breakfast.
Day 7 Relax at the beach/ Sunset Dhow cruise with dinner
Relax at the beach, in the evening we drive for Sunset cruise, drive back to the hotel after dinner.
overnight on bed and breakfast at Flame tree beach cottages / Amaan beach bungalow /Sandies beach mapenzi club /Bluebay beach resort & spa/ Double tree by Hilton beach resort / Karafuu beach resort & spa
Day 8: Zanzibar Airport – Dar es salaam
After breakfast, pack all your belongings and transfer to the airport and fly to Dar es salaam
What is included:-
-All park entrance fees
-The services of our knowledgeable English speaking driver guide
-Meals and game drives as per itinerary
-Safari vehicle by 4 x 4 (5/ 8 seaters) with a roof hatch that ‘pops up’ to enable easy viewing and photography with guaranteed window seat
-Accommodation at the specified lodges
– Bottled mineral water for the safari
-All ground transfers
-Domestic Flight ticket (Arusha – Zanzibar) (Zanzibar – Dar es salaam)
Not included in the cost:-
-Travel/flying doctors rescue services.
-Items of a personal nature e.g. laundry,
-Tips and Guide/porter gratitude