The andBeyond Treasures of Tanzania 9 Day/8 night Luxury Fly-in Safari takes in the highlights of Tanzania. From the dramatic landscape of Lake Manyara to the endless plains of the Serengeti. And the magnificent views of the Ngorongoro Crater.
Tanzania’s most spectacular treasure lies spread before you on this exceptional adventure. Through its most scenic landscapes and richest wildlife areas.
Watch out for the famous tree-climbing lions and admire endless flocks of flamingos on the shores of Lake Manyara.
Discover the abundant resident wildlife of the Serengeti. Or experience the massed game of the annual Great Migration. With its thundering hordes of zebra and wildebeest.
Marvel at the breathtaking beauty of the world’s largest intact caldera at the Ngorongoro Crater. And experience the incredible density of animals on the Crater floor.
This itinerary is created for the keen safari-goer and wildlife enthusiast. Maintaining a high standard of luxury throughout. It encompasses the highlights of the country with partners that have very strong conservation values. And a focus on the experiential aspects of travel.
This safari begins and ends at Kilimanjaro International Airport. We can reduce the number of nights and if your flight arrives early enough, you could possibly skip the night in Arusha.
Treasures of Tanzania Safari Itinerary
Day 1: Arusha
Upon your arrival at Kilimanjaro International Airport, you will be met by a member of the &Beyond team. Transfer by road to Arusha Coffee Lodge. This attractive little town sits beneath the towering peaks of Mount Meru and Kilimanjaro.
Visit the extraordinary social enterprise Shanga that employs disabled people from the community. They create export quality recycled jewelry, glassware and home wares.
Go on the exciting and informative ‘Coffee Tour’, weaving in and out of the evergreen coffee trees. The coffee guide explains how the bean is nurtured, harvested, dried, and finally roasted. To produce a myriad of different blends that sate the taste of the most ardent of coffee connoisseurs.
Day 2 & 3: Lake Manyara National Park
You will be transferred by car to Arusha Airport for your scheduled flight to the Manyara Airstrip. On arrival, you will be met by a representative from &Beyond Lake Manyara Tree Lodge. Straight onto a game drive to the lodge. Take the opportunity to relax after your long flight and enjoy the splendid lodge. And the sparkling swimming pool. Or treat yourself to a Healing Earth Wellness Treatment in your room. Or in the massage sala nestled in the towering shady trees.
Take an evening drive and after sundowners at the lake. Go on an exciting game drive. Lake Manyara is famous for its unusual tree-climbing lions and the elephant herds it protects.
Spoil yourself by either waking up early for the sunrise. Or taking time to see the golden peach hue over a colorful sundowner cocktail at the lake shore. Take a cycle or walk in the local community and experience a bit of local life.
Day 4 & 5: Ngorongoro Crater
Enjoy an early morning breakfast before a scenic drive back to the Manyara airstrip. Meet your &Beyond Ngorongoro Crater Lodge representative from who will drive you to the lodge.
The Ngorongoro Crater Conservation Area, within the Serengeti, is home to more than 30 000 protected animals. It is an area of spectacular beauty and excellent game viewing. A truly unique safari destination in Africa. The Ngorongoro Crater, once a gigantic volcano, is the largest intact caldera in the world. Some maintain that before it erupted, it would have been higher than Mt Kilimanjaro. The highest peak in Africa. Today, long since having collapsed and eroded, it is an extensive highland area. With the famous 600 meters deep Ngorongoro Crater as its focal point. Nearly three million years old, the ancient caldera shelters one of the most beautiful wildlife havens on earth. Fresh springs and a large soda lake quench the thirst of all the inhabitants.
Spend two nights at &Beyond Ngorongoro Crater Lodge. Accommodation is in a suite with an en-suite bathroom with a bath and shower.
Wake up early to the views of the Crater. After breakfast head off for a full day game drive on the Crater floor. Abundant with wildlife. View Black rhinos that are protected within its rim. Giant tusked elephants, big-maned lions stalking the grasslands, and bright pink flamingos crowding the soda lakes.
Take a stroll on the rim of the Crater with your guide and relish sundowners with a sensational view. In the evening, appreciate sublime wine at the wine cellar. Where a special tasting can be arranged.
Day 6, 7 & 8: Serengeti National Park
Tuck into a sensational breakfast feast before your drive back to the Manyara Airstrip. Embark on a scheduled flight to the Serengeti where you have a choice of accommodation and andBeyond camps.
The Serengeti National Park, is undoubtedly one of the world’s most celebrated wilderness areas. And is an ongoing source of inspiration to writers, filmmakers, and photographers. It is Tanzania’s oldest game reserve, renowned for the part it plays in the annual Great Migration. When an estimated three million antelope – mostly wildebeest – migrate to Kenya’s Masai Mara Game Reserve. This epic, seasonal journey is a deeply moving experience and a wonderful photographic subject.
Here visitors to the park can roam its sprawling plains on exhilarating game drives. Or hop into a hot-air balloon ride for a once-in-a-lifetime wilderness adventure. The Serengeti National Park is also home to the Olduvai Gorge. Where groundbreaking archaeological discoveries have been made. As well as the breathtaking Ngorongoro Crater – a World Heritage Site.
Spend three nights at your chosen camp in the Serengeti. Your stay at either camp includes:
Three meals daily, soft drinks, house wines, local brand spirits and beers, teas and coffees,
Scheduled safari activities, refreshments on game drives, and laundry.
&Beyond Serengeti Under Canvas
At &Beyond Serengeti Under Canvas experience nature in a real and authentic manner. Enjoy your shower under the stars. Wake up to the golden sunrise through your tent. Sit around a cozy campfire reveling in the romance and sounds of being in the bush. And far, far away from reality.
&Beyond Grumeti Serengeti River Lodge
At &Beyond Grumeti Serengeti River Lodge you can take the time to enjoy the gushing river and playful hippos. As well as the exceptional year-round lion sightings. Alternatively, take the opportunity to go to Lake Victoria and interact with the villages and local way of life.
&Beyond Klein’s Camp
At &Beyond Klein’s Camp take the time to enjoy the private concession. With opportunities to go on tranquil nature walks and thrilling night drives. Or visit a Maasai community and gain insight into the day-to-day lives of this pastoralist community.
Day 9: Arusha
Enjoy an early morning game drive and a tantalizing breakfast before being driven back to the airstrip. Where we wave a fond farewell as you board your scheduled flight to Kilimanjaro International Airport for your outbound flight.
The perfect way to end this Treasures of Tanzania safari is to add on a few nights at Mnemba Island Lodge, Zanzibar.
Per person sharing
|1st – 10th January 2024
|11th January – 29th February 2024
|1st – 31st March 2024
|1st – 30th April 2024*
|1st – 31st May 2024
|1st June – 31st October 2024
|1st November – 19th December 2024
|20th – 31st December 2024
All rates are for indication only and will depend on accommodation used in the Serengeti.
*as Lake Manyara Tree Lodge and Grumeti Serengeti River Lodge are closed. We could do the itinerary using another lodge / camp on request.
Treasures of Tanzania safari rates include:
Meet and Greet service at Kilimanjaro Airport
Accommodation inclusions as per the itinerary above
Dinner at The Bistro or The Grill Room while staying at Arusha Coffee Lodge
All scheduled road transfers
All scheduled air transfers:
Tanzania National park fees, camping fees, crater, concession & conservancy fees
Tanzania Tourism Development Levy
Explore more of Lake Manyara: One complimentary Night Game Drive and a Scenic bicycle ride exploring Lake Manyara
Emergency medical evacuation insurance
The above rate is calculated on the year-round using &Beyond Fly me around East Africa Offer. The offer includes free flights based on a minimum of a 7-night stay.
May not be combined with other offers or long-stay rates.
Minimum 2-night stay at each lodge
The operator may reroute the itinerary in case of non-availability.
andBeyond Lake Manyara Tree Lodge is closed from 1st – 30th April.
Flight rates are purely for morning schedules
The package is not applicable to andBeyond family rooms.
Validity periods are as specified above. Should a booking fall over two rate periods the rate will change.
The rates quoted are subject to change without prior warning. If there are any increases in bed levies, park fees, fuel, sales tax or VAT, third-party services. Or any other circumstances beyond our control in the countries featured in this quote.
Additional suggested activities not included in the rate.