12-Days Kilimanjaro Climb and Safari.
12 days Kilimanjaro climb and safari Tanzania holidays trip. Is the best Tour for Climbing Mount Kilimanjaro and Tanzania wildlife Safari in Lodge and Budget Camping Package. This Safari will take you to treks mount Kilimanjaro through Marangu Route in 5 days and doing wildlife safari 7 days to Northern game park like Serengeti, ngorongoro, lake manyara and Tarangire.
12 Days Kilimanjaro Climb and Safari – Full Itinerary
Day 1: Drive to Marangu Gate & Trek to Mandara Hut.
This is the beginning of 12-Days Kilimanjaro Climb and Safari.. In your hotel you will have early breakfast and leave your luggage to hotel while take the lighter one. We will drive on the way to Marangu gate. You will complete normal registration there and start trekking from Marangu gate (1700m) through dense rainforest to Mandara hut (2740m). it is the first hut where you can have dinner and an overnight.
Day 2: Treks to Horombo Huts.
This is the commencement of first package of trekking Mount Kilimanjaro within 12 Days Kilimanjaro Climb and Safari. The second day on the mountain, the altitude continue to change progressively as higher you get. The trail will take you to Horombo hut 3700m. The vegetation patterns changes progressively, and also you will have a chance to acclimatize as you hike upward. You will be able to see the peak of kibo and Mawenzi on the fore part.
Day 3: Treks to Kibo Huts.
Today you will be herding to Kibo hut waiting to reach the summit the next day so after having a great breakfast you will start your climb through the alpine vegetation and progressively continue to diminish. You will reach to Kibo hut and relax ready for working around mid-night for summit
Day 4: Treks to Summit, and down to Horombo Huts.
Today is the day you will go to the summit of Kilimanjaro mountain, so after a hot tea warm up you will start your climb, and at this time the temperature gets very cold, it in in fact for one to experience hardship and therefore your guide will be very close to you through providing different instruction. It will take you one to two hours to reach Uhuru peak. You take little time to enjoy the summit and have some pictures later descend to Horombo Hut.
Day 5: Treks to trail head, drive to Moshi.
Early as usual after taking breakfast, later descend returning to the gate. You will go down passing the Horombo hut, Mandara hut until you reach the starting point at the Marangu gate. The trail becomes much easier so it will take short time to reach the gate. Those who was success to reach the summit, they will be awarded certificates of appreciation and later transfer back to the hotel and take a good dinner and relaxation in Moshi or Arusha.
Day 6 Safari to Tarangire national park.
After breakfast you will depart with 4×4 safari vehicle drive 2:30 hrs to reach the main gate of Tarangire nationals park. After registration a drive will start until late evening were a transfer to the lodge of camp for overnight will be done.
Day 7: Safari to Serengeti park.
After breakfast you will leave Tarangire behind and drive to Serengeti national park. Serengeti and ndutu are best two safari destination by having annual migration of wildebeest, so likewise in this park you may experience these movements. you will reach in the late afternoon were you will continue with drive until it get dark, were you will be taken to the lodge or camp for an overnight.
Day 8 – 10: full days Serengeti drive.
Two days for full day drive in Serengeti national park. After breakfast you will pack your lunch box and depart to the jungle. Exploration of Serengeti kopjes and riverine is among of best place for drive due to their uniqueness of fauna and flora. You will stop in one of picnic site and have your lunch later proceed with drive until evening; an overnight will be at the lodge or campsite.
Day 11: safari to Ngorongoro.
Today is safari from Serengeti to Ngorongoro conservation area. This place has many aspects to which you will be amazed, for stance the co-existence of Masai and wildlife in one habitat without harm each other, also the presence of largest broken caldera which harbor number of animals including all big five. You will have the optional tour to Masai Boma and explore their traditional ways of life. Later drive to the lodge or hotel for an overnight.
Day 12 Ngorongoro crater to Arusha Airport.
You will have morning drive through descend on the floor of caldera until late afternoon were safari to Arusha will start. You will reach to the hotel and have short relaxation later transfer to the Airport for flight back home. This is the end of 12 Days Kilimanjaro Climb and Safari.