ZANZIBAR e NGORONGORO CRATER viaggio Overland in stile Crossland


Note: questo tour è disponibile sia nella versione camping che accomodated (quest’ultima potrebbe essere leggermente diversa da quella sotto riportata)

Note: questo tour è disponibile anche nella direzione opposta da Nairobi a Zanzibar (Sud)

Optional Serengeti Excursion
The cost of the optional Serengeti excursion package is not included in the tour price. The cost to participate in the 3-night camping excursion is R15 800 per person. Please pre-book this when you book your tour if you wish to participate in this optional excursion. Minimum of 4 people are required in order for this excursion to operate.


Day 1 – Arusha

Leaving behind the bustle of Nairobi we travel south to the Tanzanian border. After completing border formalities we continue to the busy town ofArusha, our base for the night. Northern Tanzania is home to the Serengeti, Ngorongoro and Kilimanjaro. Those who have purchased the optional Serengeti Excursion upgrade package will be briefed this evening by our local guide on what to prepare for the coming days.

Accommodation Ndoro Lodge
Route Nairobi to Arusha
Meals Lunch, Dinner

Day 2 – Karatu

Although it is a short distance to Karatu, we will spend most of the day commuting closer to the Ngorongoro Crater. Upon arrival in Karatu, our guide will brief us on the full day excursion into the crater. Karatu is conveniently situated to allow you the opportunity to participate in various optional activities in the coming days. (This morning, those guests who pre-purchased the Serengeti excursion will be collected early and will be separated from the group for the next 4 days).

Accommodation Kudu Camp
Route Arusha to Karatu
Meals Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Optional Activity 3-Night Serengeti camping Excursion

Day 3 – Ngorongoro Crater Excursion

We rise early and will be collected from our camp and transferred to the Ngorongoro Crater in 4×4 safari type vehicles. We will spend the bulk of our day exploring the crater floor in search of the animals which roam the plains. We will arrive back in Karatu in the afternoon.

Accommodation Kudu Camp
Route Karatu to Ngorongoro Crater and return
Meals Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Included Highlight Full day 4×4 excursion to Ngorongoro Crater

Day 4 – Karatu

This morning we rise early for a hike to the Elephant Caves, taking you through untouched forests with amazing wildlife. The rest of the day is free for you to relax at camp or participate in a number of optional activities available from the accommodation establishment. Some of the optional activities include village walking visits or a visit to Lake Manyara National Park. These activities need to be booked directly with the
accommodation provide upon arrival in Karatu.

Accommodation Kudu Camp
Meals Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Included Highlight Elephant Caves Hike

Day 5 – Arusha

Wrapping up our time in Karatu and Ngorongoro Crater, we board our truck and return to Arusha. Upon arrival in Arusha we are reunited with our fellow travellers who opted for the Serengeti excursion.

Accommodation Ndoro Lodge
Route Karatu to Arusha
Meals Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Day 6 – Bagamoyo

We head out early this morning as we journey south to our overnight stop in the coastal town of Bagamoyo. Formerly a centre point of the East African slave trade, Bagamoyo lies just north of the port of Dar es Salaam and is a perfect launching point for our upcoming Zanzibar Excursion.
While today is primarily a travel day, we experience the hustle and bustle of one of Africa’s major travel routes. Road travel in Africa is an
experience in itself and the bustling markets, villages and scenic backdrops that line the routes give a window into the lifestyle of rural Africa. This evening we will prepare for our Zanzibar Excursion that begins tomorrow morning.

Accommodation Bagamoyo Travellers Lodge
Route Arusha to Bagamoyo
Meals Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Day 7 – Stone Town (Zanzibar)
We head out early this morning as we journey south to our departure point for our ferry to Zanzibar Island from Dar es Salaam. After arriving at the ferry port we make our way to our hotel located in the heart of Stone Town. Zanzibar is renowned for its spices and fragrances and we have the chance to experience this first-hand today. There are a number of excursions that can be arranged for the coming days in Stone Town and your guide will be on hand to assist.

Accommodation Ocean View Hotel
Route Bagamoyo to Stone Town (Zanzibar)
Meals Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Included highlight Zanzibar Excursion

Day 8 – Stone Town
This morning we enjoy the local scenery by embarking on a spice tour with a local guide. The afternoon is free to enjoy some of the many
attraction sand activities on offer. Water sports are the order of the day and you have the opportunity to book activities such as fishing,
snorkelling, scuba diving and a variety of ocean safari options. Whatever it is you chose to do today, you will have ample opportunity to create some island memories. Rent a scooter and explore the many attractions on offer or simply relax on the beach and soak up the sun.

Accommodation Ocean View Hotel

Meals Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Included Highlight Stone Town City Walk / Spice Tour
Optional Activity Fishing, Snorkelling, Scuba Diving, Turtle Sanctuary Visit, Village Tours, and more

Day 9 – Stone Town

Today we explore the beautiful Jozani Forest. For those wanting to do their last bit of sightseeing, the afternoon is free for optional activities.

Accommodation Ocean View Hotel

Route Stone Town
Meals Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Included Highlight Jozani Forest

Day 10 – Dar es Salaam

This morning we have some time to explore the sights of Stone Town, the rich history and vibrant markets are some of the highlights of any visit to Zanzibar. We bid farewell to the island and board our return ferry to Dar es Salaam, where your tour will come to an end upon arrival.

Route Stone Town to Dar es Salaam
Meals Breakfast, Lunch