Track the Big Five across the Serengeti and Ngorongoro Crater
Enjoy Zanzibar's pristine waters
Experience the hustle and bustle of Stone Town
Day 1 Nairobi
Arrive at any time.
Day 2 Nairobi/Arusha
Travel south and cross the border into Tanzania. (1B, 1D)
Day 3 Arusha/Mto wa Mbu
Visit a Maasai village to learn about the Maasai people and the G Adventures-supported Clean Cookstove project. Meet the local women engineers who have installed clean cookstoves throughout these communities. In the afternoon, opt to visit the Mto wa Mbu village to enjoy a local lunch and cultural experience with the town's villagers. (1B, 1D)
Day 4 Mto wa Mbu/Serengeti National Park
Enjoy a wildlife safari drive en route to the central Serengeti. Spend the night at a basic bush camp and enjoy the starry African skies. (1B, 1L, 1D)
Day 5 Serengeti National Park
Enjoy a full-day wildlife safari drive in the safari vehicle. Opt for a morning hot air balloon ride over the Serengeti. (1B, 1L, 1D)
Day 6 Serengeti National Park/Ngorongoro Crater
Set off on a wildlife safari drive on the way out of the Serengeti. Camp on the Ngorongoro Crater's rim. (1B, 1L, 1D)
Day 7 Ngorongoro Crater/Arusha
Wildlife safari drive in the Ngorongoro Crater, then return to Arusha. (1B, 1L, 1D)
Day 8 Arusha/Stone Town
Fly to the beautiful island of Zanzibar and transfer to the hotel. Enjoy an orientation walk with your CEO in historic Stone Town, and opt to continue on for a longer walking tour, or explore on your own. (1B)
Day 9 Stone Town/Nungwi
Transfer to the white-sand beaches and turquoise waters of beautiful Nungwi Beach. (1B)
Day 10 Nungwi
Enjoy free time to lounge on the beach, snorkel, or tour the island. (1B)
Day 11 Nungwi/Stone Town
Morning group transfer from Nungwi. Depart Stone Town upon arrival in the late morning. (1B)
Full-service camping (6 nts)
Simple hotels (4 nts)
From the buzz of Kenya's capital to the excitement of tracking the Big Five across the Serengeti, feel the pulse of Africa on this 11-day journey. Explore the incomparable beauty of the Serengeti and Ngorongoro Crater before flying to Zanzibar for a taste of island culture and some chilled out beach time. While our knowledgable CEOs will improve your chances of seeing some of the planet’s most amazing wildlife, seven-seater 4x4 vehicles will get you around safely—and camping will keep you at the heart of the action along the way. Our certified CEOs will lead the way and share with you the hidden gems that will have your camera’s shutter working overtime.
Your G for Good Moment: Clean Cookstove Project Visit, Mto wa Mbu Your Discover Moment: Nungwi
Entrances and wildlife safari drives in Serengeti NP and the Ngorongoro Crater
Scenic flight from Arusha to Zanzibar
Orientation walk in Stone Town
All transport between destinations and to/from included activities.
Full-service camping (6 nts), simple hotels (4 nts).
10 breakfasts, 4 lunches, 6 dinners.
Transportation: Shared shuttle, 4x4 safari vehicle, plane, minivan.
On safari portion: 2 Chief Experience Officers (CEOs) as head guide/cook and driver, certified safari guides/drivers, local guide. 1 CEO on transfer between Nairobi and Arusha, Zanzibar.
Small group experience; Max 20, avg 17.
Please ask your Vacations To Go travel counselor for more information.