8 Day TK Lemosho Climb With Arusha Town Tour & 5 Day Safari to Tarangire, Ngorongoro Crater & Serengeti - With Flight
This safari itinerary is recommended for the discerning traveller visiting from July to October - as this is when the migration is expected to be in the Mara Region - and who wants to minimise wasted transiting time in the vehicle.
Day 1: Arrive at Kilimanjaro International Airport (JRO).
Once you have completed customs formalities and collected your luggage, please exit the airport building and then look out for our driver who should be wearing a black Team Kilimanjaro t-shirt and carrying a placard with your name on it, who will be waiting under a shelter for you at the meeting point outside. Our driver will transfer you to Mvuli Lodge for check-in and some rest before your Arusha Town Tour.
Late morning pick by TK driver and transferred to Arusha for town tour with guide, concluding with a Bean to Cup coffee planation tour at Arusha Coffee Lodge. Overnight at Mvuli Lodge.
Late afternoon, return to Mvuli Lodge in Arusha for dinner and overnight stay.
Day 2: For your day at leisure, please let us know whether you need any assistance with organising activities for this day or whether you wish for your guide to accompany you into town for the day.
Afternoon arrival for Bryan at Kilimanjaro International Airport (JRO) at 1310 on flight (UA 7208). for transfer to Mvuli Lodge.
Evening arrival for Michael at Kilimanjaro International Airport (JRO) at 1930 on flight (KL 571) for transfer to Mvuli Lodge.
Day 3: Another day at leisure at Mvuli Lodge. Kindly let us know whether you need any assistance with organising activities for this day for the group.
Your chief guide will come to your hotel for your pre-climb briefing at approximately 1800, during which he will introduce himself, brief you on everything that will be happening throughout the duration of the climb, check any kit that you may have concerns over, issue any kit hire items that have been requested and he will also deal with any final pre-climb administration and answer any questions you may have.
Day 4: Your mountain guide and supporting crew will collect you from your hotel at approximately 0730 to transfer you to Kilimanjaro's Lemosho Gate to start your open 8 day TK Lemosho ‘Excel Series’ climb.
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Day 11: We will collect you from Mweka Village when you finish your climb and will return you to Mvuli Lodge for your overnight stay.
Optional: if requested, your safari guide will come to Arusha Planet Lodge for your pre-climb briefing at approximately 1800, during which he will introduce himself, brief you on everything that will be happening during the safari, and answer any questions you may have.
Day 12: Your safari guide will collect you from your hotel in Arusha at approximately 0730 to start your safari. Transfer from Arusha to Tarangire National Park for a game drives. Late afternoon transfer to Ngorongoro Crater Rim for overnight at Ngorongoro Serena Safari Lodge.
Day 13: Early morning descent into Crater for game drives in hopes of witnessing the Big 5. In Africa, the Big Five is made up of the lion, rhinoceros, leopard, elephant and Cape buffalo. All of these animals are viewable within the Ngorongoro Conservation Area, including the crater and are protected thanks to the wildlife conservation efforts of Tanzania.
Late afternoon transfer with game drives en route to central Serengeti for overnight at Serengeti Kati Kati in the Seronera Region.
Day 14: Morning game drives in the Seronera Region of Serengeti in search of the Serengeti's permanent predator population. Afternoon transfer with game drives en route to Mawe's Gnu Migration Camp for your first nights stay.
Day 15: Full day game drives within the heart of the wildebeest migration in hopes of witnessing the annual Mara River crossing.
Late afternoon return to Mawe's Gnu Migration Camp for dinner and overnight.
Day 16: Morning game drive along the Mara River area, in pursuit of the Wildebeest Migration. Afternoon transfer to Kogatende airstrip for flight at 1455 to Arusha, arriving at 1820. Met by driver at Arusha Airport and transferred to your hotel in Arusha.
Safari route map
This map is not a comprehensive description of movements and shows only a selection of approximate landmarks along the safari's intended route.
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