8-Days Kilimanjaro Climb and Safari.
Climb in 8 Days Kilimanjaro Safari package Aim at visiting Tanzania for Mount Kilimanjaro Group Climbing, later extended for wildlife Safaris. It involve northern circuit northern Tanzania game park of Serengeti, ngorongoro and Tarangire Parks. It can be customized based on the budget in lodge or Tented Camping.
8-Days Kilimanjaro Climb and Safari – Tour Itinerary.
Arrival in Tanzania to begin our 8 Days Kilimanjaro Safari In Tanzania.
On arrival meet our team at Kilimanjaro or Arusha Airport. Transfer to the Lodge or Hotel for resting and Treks pre-briefing before overnight stay.
Day 1: Safari to Marangu gate, Trek to Mandara Hut.
The begins of 8 Days Kilimanjaro Safari In Tanzania. After breakfast and briefing, drive to the Marangu village and proceed to Kilimanjaro National Park Gate (45 minutes), register at Kilimanjaro National Park Authority offices and commence the climb. Walk through the rain forest to the Mandara hut this is where you will have overnight.
Day 2: Trek to Horombo Hut.
In the morning around 8:30 am after breakfast trek to Horombo. After about 1 hour, you will leave the glades of the rain forest and follow an ascending path on the open moorlands to the Horombo hut. Overnight will be served here
Day 3: Trek to Kibo Hut.
In the morning after breakfast the trek will take us to the last water point walking into the saddle of Kilimanjaro between the peaks of Kibo and Mawenzi. Vegetation begins with upper heartland but then disappears into desert like structure. At Kibo you will have your dinner and followed by a nap and then at the middle of the night around 23:30 hour prepares yourself for summit approach.
Day 4: Kibo Hut to Summit and Horombo.
Very early in the morning you will be awaken by your guide for a cup of coffee. After a warm up start to the Peak of Mount Kilimanjaro, The trek will take you to Gilman’s point and Continue to Uhuru Peak (5895 m) in 2 hours. You will need a flash light, camera, sun glass as well as warm clothes as it gets too cold. While at the summit you will take your pictures and thereafter start descending down to Kibo hut for breakfast and a rest before proceeding to Horombo for dinner and overnight.
Day 5: Descend to Mandara Hut.
After breakfast a steady descent takes us down through moorland to Mandara Hut, the first stopping place of the Marangu route. Continue descending through lovely lush forest on a good path to the National Park gate at Marangu. A vehicle will meet you at Marangu village to drive you back to your hotel in Arusha.
Day 6: Arusha – Tarangire National Park
In the morning you will be picked up from your hotel and you will travel to the Tarangire National Park. From the open roof of the vehicle you will be able to absorb the landscape and watch the animals. After an extensive game drive, you will leave the park in the late afternoon and drive to the Maramboi Tented Camp, where you will spend the night.
Day 7: Ngorongoro Full Day Game Drive.
After breakfast you decent. Inside the Ngorongoro Crater, this has been declared as a World Heritage Site. As very few animals migrate in and out of the crater with its 2000 ft. High walls, you can expect to see lions, elephants, giraffes, zebras, hippos, flamingos, jackals, rhinos, antelopes, many birds and other species. You will have Overnight at Ngorongoro Sopa Lodge (or sim) at Ngorongoro. All meals included
Day 3 Karatu – Lake Manyara Park – Arusha
After breakfast, you will leave the highlands and continue to Manyara National Park, one of the smallest but most diverse parks in Tanzania. The shallow and alkaline Lake Manyara covers a large area of the park and it is the seasonal home to thousands of flamingos – an awesome (pink) sight. After an intensive game drive and a picnic lunch, you will leave the park to arrive in Arusha by the late afternoon. This mark the end of 8 Days Kilimanjaro Safari package.