Here began the very first organized safari and time has done little to
diminish the eternal appeal of Tanzania's wonderful landscapes and game
viewing. Despite its present day popularity this beautiful country
continues to offer an enormous variety of unspoiled wildlife habitats
This is a tribute safari of Ernest
Hemingway and his second wife Pauline which he made on 20th December
1933. Twenty years later on August 1953 he visited Tanganyika now
Tanzania with his fourth wife Mary. Though not relatively exactly what
happened at that time. The Hemingway safari maintains unparalleled
We fly by light aircraft from
Arusha airport to Serengeti airstrip where our professional safari driver guide
and host will be waiting with a 4WD Land Cruiser to ensure
that we have a memorable safari. We overnights in
(4 & 5**** star)
Hotels and Lodges
depending on our request with comfortable settings.
This safari combines (4) four of renowned
National parks which includes, Tarangire, which far from being the
biggest of the Tanzanian parks, has an unforgettable landscape of open
plains, dotted with thousands of baobabs.
is a birding paradise (more than 380 species), and is good especially
for waterfowl and migrants, while the forests are one of the best places
to see leopards. Lions hunt on the grassy shores of the lake,
are known for their habit of
The steep mountain walls of the Ngorongoro Crater provide protection and
a natural enclosure for animals in an environment of great natural
beauty, the crater forms a part of the Ngorongoro Crater Conservancy.
Last but not least, there is the
famous Serengeti National
Park, which is famous for its vast migratory herds of plains animals,
particularly wildebeest, zebra, eland and kudu.
TOUR TITLE - OHTL - 19 - HEMINGWAY EXPLORER SAFARI.
TOUR CATEGORY - LUXURY HOTELS TOUR.
OUR LENGTH - 7 NIGHTS - 8 DAYS.
DESTINATION - NORTHERN TANZANIA.
Day - 0 -
Arrive at Kilimanjaro
International Airport, where we are met on arrival and
transferred to Arusha Hotel formerly new Arusha Hotel. The Hotel
is situated at the center of Africa half way from Cairo and Cape
Town for overnight.
Day - 1 - Arusha Hotel -
After breakfast we transfer to Arusha
Airport for a schedule flight to the plains of the Serengeti. Game
drive starts right at the airstrip exploring the vast endless plains of the park. Break for lunch at the Serena Lodge our base for the next (3) three nights. In the afternoon we proceed for the sun set game drive in
Day –2 &
3 - Serengeti National
days in the Serengeti,
where great herds of wildebeest and zebra roam, ever-watchful for the
lightning strikes of
cheetah or lion, and were the true vastness of the
African bush will inspire life long memories. Our fist day includes
early morning and late afternoon game drives, the next a full day of
game viewing with a picnic lunch. Our driver guide will choose our route
based on his extensive knowledge of the park and local conditions.
Day - 4 - Serengeti Balloon.
breakfast drive to Seronera Balloon launch site. The flight will take
approximately one hour. Champagne full English breakfast will be
served in the bush. Drive back to Seronera balloon office for flight Certificates and onwards to your lodge. Depart for Ngorongoro
our base for the next (2) nights for lunch via the Olduvai Gorge. Afternoon descend 610m.
into the Crater floor for game view. Dinner and overnight at Ngorongoro
Wildlife Lodge, Ngorongoro Sopa Lodge or Ngorongoro Serena Lodge.
Day - 5 - Ngorongoro Crater.
Today we descend by vehicle to the
floor of the crater, a World Heritage site home to over 25,000 animals
and one of the natural wonders of the world, and spend the whole day
exploring this superb habitat of black manned lion, rhino, eland,
buffalo, elephant, hippo and many other
species of game and birds.
Day - 6 – Ngorongoro - Lake
This morning we drive to Gibb's Farm
for lunch at this charming homestead, before continuing to Lake Manyara
National Park, where we stay for (2) two nights at Manyara Serena or similar
perched on the edge of the Great Rift Valley escarpment.
Day - 7 - Lake Manyara National
The day is spent game viewing in this
small but famous Park, which sustains a wide variety of species
including elephant, hippo, the famous tree climbing lion and an abundant
Day - 8 - Lake Manyara - Arusha.
After breakfast we return
leisurely to Arusha with stop over at Oldoinyo Orok or Heritage center
for purchases of carvings and precious stones onwards
for lunch at Naura Spring Hotel where day rooms are held. Afternoon swimming
at the pool or go shopping for various souvenir. Late evening we
transfer to the Airport for our home bound flight.
The above prices are based on a minimum of
A price reduction is available for numbers above two persons.
Six persons may enjoy up to 15% saving on the per person rate.
combines four of renowned National parks which includes,
Tarangire National Park - vast open
plains, dotted with thousands of baobabs.
Lake Manyara - a birding
paradise (over 380 species), mostly waterfowl and
Ngorongoro Crater - Predictably the 8th wonder of the world.
The Serengeti National Park - Notable for the Year of