8 Days Elewana Discovery
4 x 4 Safari
In Kiswahili, ‘Elewana’ means ‘harmony’ and the breathtaking Elewana Sky Safari combines the wild, rugged game rich plains of Northern Tanzania with exquisite accommodation and luxury travel between destinations. Fly into Tarangire, Ngorongoro and the Serengeti – all synonymous with mesmerizing beauty and incredible wildlife. This luxury safari is both distinctive and unique, offering the discerning traveller an outstanding journey of discovery into the extraordinary kinship between Africa and its animals, and the ecosystem and its people.
Full Program Itinerary
DAY 1: ARUSHA
On arrival at Kilimanjaro International Airport, you will be welcomed by a member of Our team, who will transfer you to the Arusha Coffee Lodge for the night, experiencing luxurious accommodation cradled in endless acres of Tanzania’s largest coffee plantation.
Accommodation & Meals: Arusha Coffee Lodge
DAY 2 & 3, TARANGIRE NATIONAL PARK
After breakfast tour the Coffee Estate and enjoy lunch. Afternoon flight from Arusha to Kuro airstrip in Tarangire National Park. A breathtaking afternoon game drive in Tarangire National Park follows. Known for its huge herds of elephants, sometimes up to 300 lookouts for them scratching the dry river bed for underground streams. Stay 2 nights at the sumptuous Tarangire Treetops in a Tree House, perched up in the Baobab and Marula trees and offering awe-inspiring views. An exhilarating morning game drive whilst temperatures are cool makes the ideal time to spot big game returning from a night of hunting. Spend the afternoon on a game walk and visit an authentic Maasai village. Drive to Sunset Hill for sundowners, soaking up a beautiful sunset and the rising stars over the Tarangire plains. Often there is the chance to spot giraffe and hyena. A night game drive will follow.
Accommodation & Meals: Tarangire Treetops
DAY 4 & 5, NGORONGORO CONSERVATION AREA
Morning game drives through Tarangire National Park. Picnic lunch before flying to Manyara and transferring to The Manor at Ngorongoro, a stately home in the Tanzanian highlands, staying for two nights. Experience generous East African hospitality combined with old world Afro-European architecture, visit an authentic African market in the township of Karatu and take afternoon tea at The Manor. Two days of exploration of the world-renowned UNESCO World Heritage site of the Ngorongoro Crater. The Crater is 16000 metres wide and the largest, unflooded, intact volcanic caldera in the world. From its rim it drops 600 metres to the crater floor, which is home to large animals including black rhino, hippopotamus, wildebeest, zebra and Thompson’s gazelle. The densest population of lion also reside here. On the crater rim look out for elephant and leopard.
Accommodation & Meals: The Manor at Ngorongoro
DAY 6 & 7, SERENGETI NATIONAL PARK
Perhaps visit Lake Manyara National Park or stay at the Lodge for horseback riding, cycling or a spa treatment. After lunch transfer to the airstrip for your onward flight to Serengeti. Your afternoon game drive will take you to the decadent Serengeti Migration Camp in time for sundowners and a stay of two nights in a luxurious safari tent. This vast and rugged landscape is synonymous with high action game viewing and overlooks the Grumeti River with its resident hippos. Full day exploring the Serengeti, known by The Maasai as ‘Siringitu’ – the place where the land runs on forever. This is Tanzania’s oldest and most popular park, home to the world’s largest assortment of wildlife. Predator versus prey governs this land and you will have a chance to spot lion, leopard, cheetah, gazelle, zebra and much more.
Accommodation & Meals: Serengeti Migration Camp
DAY 8, DEPARTURE
After breakfast partakes in a guided game walk and explore the banks of the Grumeti River, an important crossing of the annual migration and home to more unusual species such as the black and white Colobus monkey. Lunch and a game drive en route to the airstrip for your onward flight to Arusha where Our Team will be waiting to transfer you back to Kilimanjaro airport for your return flight.
~ End of your African Safari ~
→ Twin /Single accommodation as specified on the Itinerary
→ Greeting and assistance at the airport
→ Meals as specified in the itinerary
→ Scheduled domestic flights as specified in the itinerary
→ Scheduled road transportation
→ Scheduled game activities as the specified itinerary
→ Park Entrance Fees
→ Emergency medical evacuation insurance
→ Gratuities and all items of a personal nature
→ Meals and drinks not specified in the itinerary
→ Champagne, cognacs, cellar wines, cigars and cigarettes
→ Sightseeing and excursions
→ All International flights and Taxes
→ Visa fees (if required)
→ Travel & Personal accident insurance cover
→ Night drives, guided walking trails, a Maasai community visit, sundowners overlooking the Mara and hot air ballooning are available at an additional cost.
FEATURED HOLIDAY PACKAGES
# ADVENTURE TOUR
8 DAYS ELEWANA DISCOVERY
Arusha | Tarangire National Park | Ngorongoro Conservation Area | Serengeti National Park | Depart
# ADVENTURE TOUR
13 DAYS ULTIMATE SAVANNAH
Arusha | Tarangire | Serengeti | Lake Victoria | Serengeti | Lake Manyara | Depart
# BIG FIVE TOUR
13 DAYS EAST AFRICA PLATINUM SAFARI
Nairobi | Masai Mara | Naivasha | Amboseli | Lake Manyara | Serengeti | Ngorongoro | Tarangire
# BUSH + BEACH TOUR
10 DAYS UNCHARTED WILD + BEACH
Kilimanjaro | Serengeti National Park | Ruaha National Park | Pemb Island | Depart
# WILDENESS TOUR
8 DAYS TANZANIA ESCAPADES
Arusha | Lake Manyara | Serengeti | Ngorongoro | Tarangire | Depart
# KILIMANJARO CLIMB
7 DAYS KILIMANJARO – RONGAI ROUTE
Rongai Gate | First Cave Camp | Kikelewa Camp | Mawenzi Tarn Camp | Kibo Camp | Horombo Hut