HTT Travel is the unique tour company born in Tanzania but its services are known all over the Africa’s Tourists destinations. Tanzania is the country of Superlative a kaleidoscope of land, wildlife and people. Destination to the country makes it difficult for Tourists to choose which and where to start! Time will be the major problem, that you may not be able to visit the whole country but with HTT The country is close to your foot step and, you will go back with the image of not only the Serengeti but Tanzania!
Day 1: Arusha – Ngorongoro
This day, after the breakfast, you will drive to Ngorongoro crater for hot lunch, afternoon at leisure, preparing sunset-outgoing accompanied by a short walk while waiting for the sunset time, after the evening tour which gives you chance to even chart with local Maasai people in the area, you will return to your Lodge for dinner and overnight FB.
Day: 2 Ngorongoro Crater Tour
After breakfast with picnic lunch, this you will have time to descend in to this so called the 8th wonder of the world, the crater is home to about 40,000 Mammals with the endanger back rhinoceros. The Animals there include Buffalos, Elephants, jackals, hyenas, Thomson’s gazelle, Grant’s gazelle, Lions, Cheetah, Elands, Hippos, and rare seen Leopard. In the evening drive back to the Lodge for dinner and overnight FB.
Day 3: Ngorongoro – Serengeti National Park
After Breakfast, with packed lunch transfer to Serengeti National park via Oldupai gorge the Archaeological site where Mary Leakey found the skull of Australopithecus boisei dating back 1.7milion years ago, at Oldupai you will have chance to visit the site museum and there after listening to a lecture about Origins of Early Man, after the lecture will be the time to have our packed lunch before proceeding to Serengeti National Park. Dinner and overnight Serengeti Lodge FB.
Day 4: Full day in Serengeti National Park.
After breakfast then continues with game drive here you are in this land of Varieties! You can choose! East or west, south or north!! Serengeti is 14760sq km; it is one of the last places in the world where vast numbers of large animals can be seen in their natural habitat. In the evening drive back to the lodge for dinner and overnight FB.
Day 5: Serengeti – Lake Victoria
After breakfast depart to Mwanza (lake Victoria) with game enroute till you reach the gate on the western corridor of Serengeti where you enter the paved road to Mwanza, it takes about 6 hrs to reach there and arrive at lunch hour, after lunch relax dinner and overnight at the hotel FB.
Day 6: Lake Victoria
Originally called Nyanza (Means Lake) the vast expanse of water was renamed by Speke in honor of Queen Victoria of Britain. Three years later the explorer returned to prove the Lake Victoria was beyond doubt, the source of the mighty Nile. The activities here are optional and can be arranged while you are there. Dinner and overnight at the hotel FB.
Day 7: Mwanza – Kigoma
In the morning after breakfast drive to Kigoma on drive you will get chance to see many African daily life from the people along the way as you will feel the real African presence of have been dreaming of! Arrive for hot lunch and there after relax; dinner and overnight at the hotel FB.
Day 8: Kigoma – Gombe Stream National Park
In the morning boat transfer to Gombe Stream National Park. The Park was established in 1968 and covers an area of 52sq km. can be reached in 40 minutes by speedboat from Kigoma. Alternative transport by water-taxi takes about four and six hours. Arriving late afternoon for lunch and overnight at the camp site FB
Day 9 – 10: Chimpanzee Tracking in Gombe National Park
Two-day activities in Gombe Steam National Park. Will include tracking of Chimpanzee, hiking, swimming,
snorkeling and also visit the site of Henry Stanley’s famous Dr. Livingston at Ujiji and if time allows
visit dhow builder right at work. You will have all meals and nights in your camp. FB
Day 11: Gombe – Kigoma
After breakfast, boat transfer to Kigoma arrive for lunch and thereafter at leisure; dinner and overnight at the Lodge in Kigoma FB
Day 12: Kigoma – Mahale Mountains National Park
This day, you will wake-up early in the morning around 0550 hrs for early morning breakfast and take the boat transfer to Mahale Mountains National Park a crossing Lake Tanganyika and arrive in time for lunch. There after relax and overnight in the camp FB.or stay at Grey-Stock-Mahale (Luxury Designated Lodge)
Day 13-14: Chimpanzee Tracking in Mahale National Park
Mahale Mountain is much larger and more remote than Gombe with a more complex landscape, many more animals and better potential for long tame survival as an ecosystem. Established in 1986 with an area of 1200sq km. Can take 10 to 24 hours by boat from Kigoma, but also there might be a chance to fly, but it may be wise to check the state of the airstrip first. Mahale Mountains rise from the lakeshore to misty heights, their steep slopes swathed in thick jungle-like vegetation. The Mountains provide both a habitat for many kinds of animal life and also help to protect the park from human encroachment. You will be tracking the Chimpanzees in these two days.
Day 15: Mahale – Kigoma
After breakfast, take a scheduled flight or boat to Kigoma arrive at lunch hour and relax in the hotel dinner and overnight at the Hotel FB
Day 16: Kigoma Zanzibar via Dar es Salam; or Kigoma to Kagera (Bukoba) and finish with Gorilla Tracking in Uganda
Notes: Zanzibar is optional and can be discussed of the activities there according to the inquiry as it being the place to relax after the fatigue trip from the main land any one can help us arrange on his/her wish. Same to Bukoba (Remember the Lake Victoria stretches far to Uganda and so Bukoba is much within the lakeshore provided with fascinating Forests, waterfalls historical places (The great Chiefdom of the lake zone before Independence) fishing and speedboat.
From Bukoba you can drive to Uganda for Gorilla tracking; Therefore the Potion for Zanzibar, Bukoba or Gorilla trekking will on your demand, after you have chosen one of them then we can tailor it to your Itinerary regarding the total number of days is 21.