TZ 12: 6 Nights/ 7 Days African Safari to the Bushmen
Day 1: Arusha – Lake Eyasi
Picked from your hotel in Arusha town after breakfast. Drive to Lake Eyasi via Manyara and Karatu arriving there in the early afternoon. After picnic lunch, thorough explanation of the Eyasi and launch a walking trip around the lake, the breeding site of flamingo birds. Your guide will explain to you well on how the flamingos can produce their own food. Dinner and overnight in Eyasi at the Kisima Ngeda Tented Camp, Budget accommodation or Budget Camping.
Day 2: Track the Bushmen
After breakfast walk through the scattered bush to the Bushmen’s bush-home accompanied by your guide and a local guide who can speak the Bushmen’s language. These Bushmen are of Hadzabe tribe and are living in groups divided in approx. 10 families, they like visitors. You will experience their bush life as they have unique style of hunting as they eat game meat, rodents, insects, roots and leave. They sleep in caves, shades fearing not of any wild animals, you will have picnic lunch before you walk back to your Camp for dinner and overnight.
Day 3: Lake Eyasi – Ngorongoro
Breakfast in Eyasi then at 0830 hrs drive to Ngorongoro Crater rim via Karatu, you will have lunch on the way. Afternoon relax at leisure in the lodge or camp waiting for dinner and overnight in Serena lodge, Sopa lodge, Wildlife lodge, Crater lodge or Budget Camp.
Day 4: Crater Tour – Serengeti National Park
Wake up early morning for breakfast then at 0600hrs, descend to the Crater floor for game drives. All the Big Five – Rhino Lion, Leopard, Buffalo and Elephant – live in this wonderful caldera. You will also see the Zebra, Hippo, Wildebeest and Hyena. Birds includes flamingos on the Soda lake, Geese, Storks and Vultures. Your lunch will be served in the picnic site in the Crater at Ngoitoktok swamp a Hippo pool. After lunch, ascend the Crater and drive to Serengeti National Park for dinner and overnight in Serena lodge, Sopa lodge, Wildlife lodge, Kirawira Tented Camp, Ndutu lodge, Migration Camp or Budget Camping.
Day 5: Full day in Serengeti
Breakfast followed by both morning and afternoon game drives in the park, a home to lion, leopard, Elephant, Cheetah, Buffalo, Zebra, Wildebeest, Eland, Wild dog, Gazelles, Crocs and more. Lot of birds includes the Eurasia migrants. Dinner and overnight in Serena lodge, Sopa lodge, Wildlife lodge, Kirawira Tented Camp, Ndutu lodge, Migration Camp or Budget Camping.
Day 6: Serengeti – Lake Manyara N.P
Early morning game drives in Serengeti then back to your lodge or Camp at 0845hrs for breakfast. Then check out and drive 220 km to Manyara via Olduvai Gorge on your option you will have your lunch on the way. Evening short walking for about 3 km or relax by the pool if lodge or around the Camp. Dinner and overnight at Manyara Hotel, Serena Hotel, Eunoto Lodge, Kirurumu Tented Lodge or Budget Camping.
Day 7: Lake Manyara – Arusha
Breakfast followed by morning game drives in Lake Manyara National Park. At 1245hrs leave the park and back to your lodge or Camp for hot lunch after lunch check out and drive back to Arusha.