It’s time to take your wanderlust to new heights with a 10-day Tanzania Safari to Zanzibar Beach Holiday with a Luxury experience. A Wild Journey through Tanzania, Unraveling the Secrets of the Serengeti and Soaking up the Sun on Zanzibar’s Pristine Beaches. This tour will take you through an in-depth journey of this remarkable safari itinerary, combining the excitement of wildlife encounters with the tranquility of idyllic beaches.
What to Expect on 10 Days Tanzania Safari to Zanzibar Beach Holiday
Our 10-day Tanzania Safari to Zanzibar Beach Holiday will start with a room booked in Grand Melia Hotel where you will take some time to relax and acclimate to the charming surroundings before embarking on your thrilling safari adventure. This tour will take you to the famous star of attraction Serengeti National Park, Tarangire National Park, Ngorongoro Crater, and ultimately Zanzibar Island for your beach relaxation.
Serengeti National Park; The Serengeti National Park, renowned for its vast open plains teeming with wildlife, is your next destination. Brace yourself for immense herds of wildebeest and zebra as they undertake their annual migration in search of greener pastures. Witness predator-prey dynamics unfold before your eyes as lions, cheetahs, and leopards prowl the grasslands. The golden hues of the Serengeti sunset will leave you in awe as you retire to your luxury-tented camp for a restful evening.
Crater Rim Walking Tour; Caldera rims often offer breathtaking views due to their elevated position. Visitors can enjoy panoramic vistas of the surrounding landscapes, which may include lush forests, volcanic features, lakes, or even other craters. Visitors can hike or drive to the rim to take in the views, explore the surrounding areas, and engage in recreational activities such as photography, hiking, and even camping in designated areas.
Island of Zanzibar; Last but not Least The Island of Zanzibar where you will settle into your luxurious beachfront resort and let the gentle rhythm of the Indian Ocean waves wash away the remnants of your safari adventure. Immerse yourself in the ethereal beauty of Zanzibar’s turquoise waters, pristine white-sand beaches, and colorful coral reefs. Explore the historic Stone Town, a UNESCO World Heritage site, and indulge in the island’s rich cultural heritage and delectable cuisine.
Best Time for Tanzania Safari to Zanzibar Beach Holiday
The best time for a 9-day Tanzania safari followed by a Zanzibar beach holiday depends on your priorities. June to October and January to February offer a well-balanced experience with excellent wildlife viewing and ideal beach weather. However, you can still have a rewarding trip during the shoulder seasons or even the wet season. Be sure to plan and book your trip well in advance to secure the accommodations and experiences you desire.
Day 1: Arrival
Transfer from the Airport in the afternoon to your Accommodation for lunch and relaxation, on the evening we will do a city tour in Arusha to familiarise ourselves with the culture and local Markets.
Stay overnight at the Grand Melia Hotel.
Day 2: Arusha to Serengeti National Park
After breakfast, we will proceed to After breakfast, depart to Serengeti National Park, via the beautiful high-lying farmland of Karatu and the Ngorongoro Conservation Area. Then head to the Central Park area, known as the Seronera area is one of the richest wildlife habitats in the park. Arrive in time for lunch and enjoy an afternoon game drive in the Serengeti National Park. Dinner and overnight at the camp.Dinner and overnight at Serena Lodge.
Day 3: Full Day Game Drive In Serengeti National Park
After early morning breakfasts. Enjoy a full-day game drive inside the park (Serengeti) for the whole day. Today will be a game drive for the Big Five searching. Expect to see and learn a lot about animals and their behavior. Stop for a bush lunch in the middle of the wilderness and then continue with the tour. You’ll then proceed to your accommodation for dinner and overnight at Serena Lodge
Day 4: Serengeti National Park to Ngorongoro Crater
After an early breakfast, you will do a morning game drive in Serengeti National Park on route heading to Ngorongoro Highlands, on the way we will visit Maasai Boma and experience the Maasai Activities and their culture then you will drive back to to your accommodation to relax and enjoying the sunset going down the Ngorongoro Crater Rim
Overnight Staying at Rhino Lodge
Day 5: Crater Rim walking tour -Arusha to Zanzibar-Kizimkazi.
After breakfast, we will proceed to Ngorongoro Conservation Area and enjoy the walking tour around the crater rim escorted by the army ranger for our safety, then you will drive down the steep and narrow road that takes you into the crater. Here the wildlife is just breath-taking and with a little luck you can observe the “Big Five” – lion, elephant, buffalo, rhino and leopard – in just a few hours. This tour is a lifetime experience, after the Ngorongoro Crater tour we will drive back to Arusha and take your flight to Zanzibar. Our guide will be waiting for you in Zanzibar for a private transfer to Kizimkazi. The activities for today include a walking safari and a transfer.
Overnight Stay at Aya Beach Resort
Day 6: Relaxing At the Zanzibar Island
The whole day relaxing and enjoying the beach. Overnight and dinner at your accommodation.
Overnight Stay at Aya Beach Resort
Day 7: Full Day in Zanzibar Island
After morning breakfast proceed to Rock restaurant, and enjoy the beach, Lunch and the environment around the restaurant later proceed back for dinner Overnight at your accommodation.
Overnight at Aya Beach Resort
Day 8: Zanzibar Island
The whole day relaxing and enjoying the beach. Overnight at your accommodation.
Dinner and Overnight at Aya Beach Resort
Day 9: Departure Day
Half-day beach relaxation at the hotel, in the late afternoon Transferred to the Airport.
Options activities to add on
- Balloon ride in Tarangire/Serengeti
- Crater Rim hike at Ngorongoro
- Endoro Fall walk
- Visit Masai boma