8 Days Rwanda Tanzania Safari

A 8 days Rwanda Tanzania safari takes you through life changing mountain gorilla trekking in the remarkable Rwanda Volcanoes National Park, to Tanzania where you will visit the Tarangire National Park the popular protected area for the big 5 game especially the elephants, lions, rhinos, cheetahs and also visit Lake Manyara National Park for the rare tree climbing lions, birdlife and seasonal flamingos and end it with the Ngorongoro crater which offers refuge to the largest population of African wildlife predators.


Day 1: Arrival to Tanzania
Day 2: Transfer from Arusha to Lake Manyara National Park
Day 3: Full day Ngorongoro crater game drive
Day 4: Transfer to Tarangire National Park
Day 5: Transfer from Tarangire National Park to Arusha
Day 6: Fly into Kigali, Transfer to Volcanoes National Park
Day 7: Gorilla tracking in Rwanda Volcanoes National Park
Day 8: Transfer to Kigali’s Kanombe International Airport

Day 1: Arrival to Tanzania
You will land in Kilimanjaro International Airport and after you will be welcomed by our experienced driver guide and transferred to the hotel in Arusha. You will check in Mount Meru Lodge and Sanctuary for dinner and overnight stay.

Day 2: Transfer from Arusha to Lake Manyara National Park
After breakfast in the morning from your respective lodge, you will be transferred to Lake Manyara National Park where you will have a stopover in village markets and lunch at your respective lodge. In the afternoon, you will embark for your exciting game drive where you will have opportunity to catch a glimpse of the tree climbing lions. After, you will drive back to the lodge for relaxation, dinner and overnight stay at Lake Manyara Tree House Lodge.

Day 3: Game drive Ngorongoro Crater
Following breakfast, you will have your packed lunch as you head towards the Ngorongoro Crater for an entire day game drive experience. Ngorongoro National Park features as Tanzania’s most sought after destination due to its exceptionally huge number of wildlife species. Ngorongoro Crater offers refuge to more than 30000 wildlife species and while on your safari do not miss to sight black rhinos. You will also sight zebras, hippos, eland, buffaloes, warthog as well as the big cat family especially the lions, leopards, cheetah, jackals. After, you will catch up with your picnic lunch on the crater floor and after drive back to the lodge for dinner and overnight stay at Lake Manyara Tree House Lodge.

Day 4: Transfer to Tarangire National Park
You will have breakfast in the morning and after set off to Tarangire National Park for another tremendous safari encounter. You will have lunch at Tarangire Safari Lodge as you enjoy the stunning surrounding. Thereafter, embark on game drive to view leopards, lions, elephants and avian species. After, you will be driven back to the lodge for dinner and overnight stay at Mount Meru Game Lodge.
Day 5: Transfer from Tarangire National Park to Arusha
Following breakfast in the morning you will set off to Arusha and spend a night at Mount Meru Game Lodge.

Day 6: Fly to Kigali International Airport
Following breakfast in the morning in your respective lodge, after, you will be driven to Kilimanjaro International Airport to fly to Rwanda. You will be welcomed by our experienced driver at Kanombe Kigali International Airport who will take you to Musanze for dinner and overnight stay in Virunga Lodge, Sabyinyo Lodge and Bisate Lodge.

7: Gorilla tracking in Volcanoes National Park
After breakfast in the morning you will be transferred to the park headquarters for briefing from the park officials on general conduct in the forest as you look out for the group mountain gorillas. Your trek can be 30 minutes to eight hours depending on the location of the gorillas, nature of the terrain and your physical fitness. You will have only one hour of face to face encounter with these apes in the wild and after return for dinner and overnight stay in the previous lodge.

Day 8: Drive to Kigali International Airport
Early in the morning, you will have breakfast at the lodge and after the driver guide will transfer you to Kigali for a short city tour at Gisozi genocide memorial site and after set off to the airport for departure and this marks the end of your 8 days safari.

END OF TOUR


En route lunch
Accommodation for 7 days and meals
Gorilla permits
Kigali city tour at Gisozi genocide site
Transport by safari vehicle
Game drive
Airport transfers
Safari exclusions
Personal expenses like airfare, visa, laundry, tips, telephone, porter fee while tracking, insurance, shopping expenditure, alcoholic drinks and so on