Arrive in Arusha, settling in to charming Arusha Coffee Lodge, nestled amid coffee bushes at the base of Mount Meru. Depending on when you arrive, there may be time for a bean-to-cup tour or at least an espresso.
Tanzania, Tarangire National Park
Drive to the beautiful Sanctuary Swala Camp, where you can go on game drives, nature walks and even night-time vehicle excursions in search of species from lion and hyena to bushbaby and serval. Discover the spectacular baobabs and giant termite mounds that characterise Tarangire’s unique landscape. BLD
Tanzania, Ngorongoro Crater
Ascend from the plains to the rim of Earth’s largest intact volcanic caldera, where the opulent Ngorongoro Crater Lodge awaits. Uncover the many species that inhabit the crater floor and look for flamingo on soda lakes before retiring to your extravagant suite each night. BLD
Tanzania, Serengeti National Park
Travel to the vast, grassy plains of the world-renowned Serengeti. Encounter a staggering diversity of animals from the romantic Singita Sabora Tented Camp, which is decorated in vintage colonial style. BLD
Fly to Kilimanjaro Airport, connecting with another flight to the Rwandan capital. Overnight at the elegant Kigali Serena Hotel. BLD
Rwanda, Volcanoes National Park
This morning, drive 2.5 hours to the sensational Bisate Lodge, easily the most luxurious accommodation within easy reach of park headquarters. On Day 13, embark on a life-changing gorilla trek, and if you have time and energy left, go in search of golden monkey and Dian Fossey’s research centre. BLD
Tour ends Kigali airport
Transfer to Kigali airport where your trip ends.