5 Days Hadzabe Cultural Tour and Safari

5 Days Hadzabe Cultural Tour and Safari

Day 1: Arrive Arusha
Arrive Kilimanjaro International Airport, meet and greet with our representative then drive to Arusha for Dinner and overnight at Impala Hotel.

Day 2: Arusha to Tarangire National Park
After an early breakfast, with a picnic lunch in hand, you will drive to Tarangire National Park to witness the famous African elephant population. Here you will have the unique experience of viewing nature combined with the original way of life of the Maasai. Tarangire offers unparalleled game sightings. During the dry season herds of elephant abound. Families of these pachyderms play around the ancient trunks of the baobab trees and strip acacia bark from the thorn trees for their afternoon meal. You will see breath-taking views of the Maasai Steppe and the mountains to the South make a stop at Tarangire a memorable experience. Later in the evening you will drive to Lake Burunge Tented Camp for dinner and overnight.

Day 3: Tarangire NP – Lake Eyasi
After breakfast you will drive southwest, arriving at the Northern Shore of Lake Eyasi. The drive will continue to the Yaida Valley to a place barely visited by tourists. Here you can find the Hadzabe Bushmen who have make Lake Eyasi and surrounding bush their home. With a local Hadzabe guide, you will pay a visit to their home. These Bushmen are nomadic by nature and are the last existing East African hunters and gatherers and still live in the ways of their ancestors. You may participate in local hunting, see the way poison arrows are made, and experience how to make fire or learn about the types of trees used for that purpose. You can learn how to collects honey, learn different types of local medicine used to treat different diseases and many more just to mention a few. Later in the evening you will head to Lake Eyasi Safari Lodge for dinner and your overnight stay.

Day 4: Lake Eyasi – Ngorongoro Crater
After an early breakfast you will check-out, with your picnic lunch in hand, and drive from Lake Eyasi to tNgorongoro Conservation Area. Descend to the crater floor of the world’s seventh wonder; an amazing caldera that was formed as a result of the great movement of the earth that formed the Great Rift Valley. The Ngorongoro Game Reserve is home to a wide variety of wildlife including the big cats, more than four hundred bird species, lion, elephant, buffalo, leopard and rhino and many more wild animals. Later in the afternoon you will ascend to the crater rim and later drive to Karatu area for dinner and overnight at Country Lodge.

Day 5: Karatu – Arusha – Airport
Enjoy leisure breakfast at the lodge, departs to Arusha where you will stop for lunch then proceed to Kilimanjaro International Airport for your International flight back home
End of services

TOUR PRICE
2 people @ US $ 1580
3 people@ US $ 1350
4 people @ US $ 1250
5 – 6 people @ US $ 1150
Solo traveler: US $ 2496

PRICE INCLUDES
Airport transfer services
Picnic lunch boxes
Half board accommodation in Arusha on the first day
Transport on a modified Safari vehicle with pop up roof.
Park entrance fees
Ngorongoro crater service fees
WMA fees
Full board accommodation at Lake Burunge, Lake Eyasi Safari Lodge and Country Lodge
Reserve Concession fees
Service of the English speaking driver guide

PRICE EXCLUDES
Gratuity for the Driver and lodge staffs
Any expenses of the personal nature which doesn’t mention on the itinerary
Flying doctor services
Accommodation in Arusha on the last day
Domestic and international flight tickets.