9 Days Tanzania Safari and Beach Safari

9 Days Tanzania Safari and Beach Holiday

Tanzania Safari and Beach Holiday

On your nine day safari that takes you to some of Tanzania’s most stunning national parks, you come face to face with several distinct cultural groups. This safari gives you the best possible introduction to this fascinating country.

You will enjoy nine days of game viewing drives that take you from the verdant greenery of Ngorogoro to the boundless plains of the Serengeti; from the varied terrains of Tarangire to the flamingo-filled waters of Lake Manyara, learning more about Tanzania’s native peoples with visits to Masai and Hadzabe people.

You will leave Tanzania with a lifetime wonderful memories.

    Tanzania Safari and Beach Holiday Highlights

  • 9-days Tanzania and Zanzibar safari is a classic trip in a sense that it will take you to Tanzania parks to enjoy wildlife viewing. Your trip will end in Zanzibar for a beach holiday
  • 9 Days Safari in Tanzania and Zanzibar is a life time memory. You will be in the Jungle of Tanzania game parks where you will have unique game drives, morning and afternoon.
  • In Zanzibar, you will have the opportunity to tour around and enjoy the white sand beach, breathing fresh air from the ocean.

    Optional Activities

  • Hot Air Balloon flight over Serengeti (520 USD per person)
  • Visit to a Masai/Hadzabe cultural village

Tanzania Safari and Beach Holiday Itineary

Day 1

Arrival in Arusha

Arrive in Arusha at Kilimanjaro International Airport, you will be met by your driver/guide and transferred to Venus Premier Hotel for the overnight stay.

Accommodation Venus Premier Hotel

Meal Plan: Breakfast

Day 2

Lake Manyara National Park

Transfer from Arusha to Lake Manyara Serena Lodge in time for lunch. This afternoon enjoy a game drive in Lake Manyara National Park in search of the elusive tree-climbing lion.

Lake Manyara is dramatically situated on top of the Mto Wa Mbu escarpment, overlooking the vast expanse of the Great Rift Valley. The 66 rooms blend gracefully with the serene natural surroundings and the lodge is located only a few minutes from Lake Manyara National Park. For those who want some time out of their vehicles, the lodge supports a number of nature trails and also has a resident naturalist to enhance the experience.

Accommodation: Lake Manyara Serena Lodge

Meal Plan: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner

Day 3

Ngorongoro Crater

This morning is at leisure before transferring to Gibbs Farm, located in the Ngorongoro Crater highlands, for lunch. Continue to the Ngorongoro Crater, the largest unbroken caldera in the world and the first sight is breath-taking. Rhino Lodge is situated on the eastern rim of the crater. The 92 rooms of the lodge are built in the traditional African rondavel style. There is a beautifully designed dining room, a bar, a well-stocked gift shop and a swimming pool.

Accommodation: Rhino Lodge

Meal Plan: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner

Day 4

Ngorongoro Crater

Enjoy an early breakfast before driving out for your game viewing drive. Descend to the crater floor by 4WD safari vehicle for a morning unlike any other you will experience in Africa. Enjoy a picnic lunch amongst the hippos and birds before visiting a Maasai village in afternoon. Eland and waterbuck appear not to notice the human visitors, enabling photographers to shoot at ease. Zebra and wildebeest account for almost half the animals – gazelle, buffalo, eland, hartebeest and wart hog can also be seen. Back to the lodge for dinner and overnight.

Accommodation: Rhino Lodge

Meal Plan: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner

Day 5

Serengeti National Park

After breakfast, transfer to Olduvai Gorge, the cradle of mankind, made famous by Dr Leaky’s discovery of fossil fragments dating back some 3.5 million years. You will have picnic lunch then drive to Tortilis Lodge. The Lodge is centrally located in the Serengeti National Park. Enjoy game viewing en route.

Accommodation: Tortilis Lodge

Meal Plan: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner

Day 6

Serengeti National Park

Spend a full day exploring the Serengeti in a 4WD vehicle with thrilling morning and afternoon game drives. Whether this is your first time on safari or a return trip, the Serengeti will not disappoint. The Serengeti National Park is arguably the most famous national park in the world. The principal attraction of the Serengeti is the passing of the wildebeest migration, when 1.5 million wildebeest, hundreds of thousands of zebra, gazelle and other game that follow close behind make their way across the plains, stalked by predators.

Accommodation: Tortilis Lodge

Meal Plan: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner

Day 7

Zanzibar Island

After breakfast, transfer to the airstrip for your flight to Zanzibar. Upon arrival you will be met and transferred by private vehicle to your beach resort. Breezes Beach Club is situated along a pristine, stretching as far as the eye can see. It is located on the eastern side of the island, near the village of Bwejuu approximately one hour from the airport. The hotel has a swimming pool, fitness and aerobics centre, water sports centre, floodlit tennis court, scuba diving, Makuti a-la carte restaurant, Breakers lunch restaurant, The Safari bar, Upepo Lounge and Mutiny Pool Bar.

Accommodation: Breezes Beach Club

Meal Plan: Breakfast, Lunch or Dinner

Day 8

Zanzibar Island

Enjoy the day doing as you wish. You may like to take an optional trip to explore the old Stone Town, a spice farm or Jozani Forest to see the Red colobus monkey which is endemic to Zanzibar. You pay extra for the tour. Alternatively you may prefer to just relax at your resort or pamper yourself at the spa, enjoy yoga or meditation. There is also a water sports centre for snorkeling, windsurfing, sailing or canoeing and a licensed PADI dive centre.

Accommodation: Breezes Beach Club

Meal Plan: Breakfast, Lunch or Dinner

Day 9


Transfer to the airport for your onward flight.

Included in the Tanzania Safari and Beach Holiday

  • Overnight at Venus Premier Hotel on bed and breakfast
  • Full board accommodation on safari
  • Game drives in 4×4 safari Land Cruiser
  • All parks and conservancies entry fees
  • Services of an English-speaking driver-guide
  • A pair of binoculars in every safari vehicle
  • All transfers, from and back to the airport
  • Flying Doctors Medical Evacuation Cover (AMREF)
  • All relevant government taxes and levies


  • International flights
  • All meals and drinks not specified
  • Tips and gratuities (tipping guideline US$10.00 per person per day)
  • Visa
  • Travel Insurance

Safari Booking Form

Tanzania Travel Tips

Planning your trip can be confusing and perhaps a little bit frustrating and that's where we come in with our top Tanzania travel tips!


Related Tanzania Safari Packages

Tanzania Incredible Safari

Tanzania Incredible Safari

Join Incredible Tanzania Safaris on their amazing trip to experience the Tanzania

Read More
Tanzania Luxury Safari

Tanzania Luxury Safari

Our luxury Tanzania safari tours packages. During the day, you will spend your

Read More
Tanzania Safari And Beach Safari

Tanzania Safari and Beach Safari

On your nine day safari that takes you to some of Tanzania’s most stunning

Read More

Tanzania Related Destinations

A Tanzania Safari Holiday promises some of Africa’s most evocative places that’ll touch the heart of any kind of traveler. There’s the magical offshore ‘spice island’ of Zanzibar.

east africa safaris

Need our help for packages? Send an enquiry!

+254 722 456 190

Tailor-Made Tour

First time on Safari?

Let’s start designing your Holiday

A new way to create your safari. African travel is opening up to the world. Create your first trip here and let us know what you think. You can trust our insightful team of travel experts to design a first time safari that experience in Kenya, Tanzania, Uganda and Rwanda….