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The only one of its kind. Inspiring, authentic and holistic, the SkySafari engages every sense from beginning to end. Experience Tanzania’s safari circuit in the lap of luxury: fly to and from each destination in the luxury of an executive aircraft, stay in world class accommodation while feasting on gourmet cuisine and quenching the desire for the adventure leading you to experience our Africa in awe and wonder.
The itinerary includes the Serengeti National Park, The Ngorongoro Crater, Tarangire National Park, Treetops’ Private 87,000 acre game concession and an excursion to Lake Manyara National Park. The itinerary begins and ends at Kilimanjaro International Airport. This is an eight day & seven-night itinerary (with optional extensions) - one of the most spectacular safaris in ‘Safari Africa’.
2017-2018 Departures: All year, usually every other day
Day 1 Arrive Arusha, Tanzania D
Upon arrival at Kilimanjaro Airport, you are met and transferred to your lodge. Dinner and overnight at your lodge. Arusha Coffee Lodge
Day 2 Arusha - Tarangire National Park B L D
Enjoy a morning walking tour of the coffee estate. After lunch you will fly to Tarangire National Park. Both afternoon and night shared game drives will complete your day. Tarangire Treetops
Day 3 Tarangire National Park B L D
Today you will enjoy shared day and night game drives, and a bush walk. A cultural visit to a Maasai Village is planned. Tarangire Treetops
Day 4 Tarangire - Ngorongoro Conservation Area B L D
A shared game drive with a picnic lunch to begin your day. In the afternoon you will fly to Lake Manyara airstrip with a visit to a village marketplace in the way to your lodge for the evening. The Manor at Ngorongoro
Day 5 Ngorongoro Conservation Area B L D
This morning you depart to Ngorongoro Crater, the world’s largest intact caldera in an exceptional geographical position. Descend into the 100-square-mile Ngorongoro Crater to view game on the vast grasslands of the crater floor, which consists of a number of ecological environments including swamps, forests and a soda lake. All these various habitats attract various wildlife to drink, wallow, and graze throughout the year. Ngorongoro is one of the most impressive game haunts in Africa and has been designated a World Heritage Site. Local wildlife includes black-maned lion, the highly endangered black rhino, wildebeest, zebra, elephant, hippo, jackal, and hyena, the most important predator within the crater. The bird life is also prolific with flocks of flamingoes on the soda lake as well as other species of water and plains birds. The Manor at Ngorongoro
Day 6 Ngorongoro - Serengeti National Park B L D
This morning you have your choice of activities around the estate. After lunch you will be transferred to Lake Manyara airstrip for your flight to Lobo airstrip. You’ll enjoy a game drive en route to your camp for the evening culminating in sundowners. Serengeti Migration Camp
Day 7 Serengeti National Park B L D
The Maasai translation of Serengeti is “endless plains.” The Serengeti is one of the most popular and spectacular game areas in East Africa, covering an area of 14,765 square kilometers. This expansive park is home to thousands of animals and the spectacular migration. On early morning and afternoon game drives, go in search of the herds and their predators. Serengeti Migration Camp
Day 8 Serengeti - Depart B L
Watch a spectacular sunrise while staying at Pioneer Camp or stretch your legs on a game walk if you are staying at Migration Camp. Lunch will be served at the camp and thereafter a game drive enroute to the airstrip for your flight back to Arusha. On arrival you will be welcomed and met by an Elewana representative and transferred to Arusha Coffee Lodge. Depending on your outbound flight details, enjoy the use of a dayroom and then you will be chauffeured to Kilimanjaro Airport. Please note flight arrives into Arusha between 5:00 – 6:00 PM.