Our 12 Days Tanzania Honeymoon Safari with Zanzibar Island is designed for honeymooners who want the ultimate in luxury. The trip is designed to provide the perfect balance between adventure activity and relaxation. Our Northern Tanzania circuit safari is combined with a luxury beach stay on Mnemba Island, an island off Zanzibar's coast. The following is a sample of how you may like to spend your honeymoon holiday. The itinerary can easily be re-arranged to suit your individual requirements.
Day 1: Lake Manyara
Met on arrival early morning at the Kilimanjaro Airport and transferred by our guide to Lake Manyara National Park arriving in time for lunch at Lake Manyara Lodge. Afternoon game drive in the Lake Manyara National Park following which you will be returned to the Lodge for dinner. Overnight at the Lodge.
Day 2 & Day 3: Lake Manyara – Ngorongoro Crater
Morning game drive in Lake Manyara before proceeding with a picnic lunch to the Ngorongoro Conservation Area. Upon arrival at the lodge, situated on the rim of the Ngorongoro Crater, you will spend the afternoon relaxing and enjoying the spectacular views below. The following day after early breakfast you descend into the famous Ngorongoro Crater. You will enjoy a half day Ngorongoro Crater tour and game viewing with picnic lunch. All the Big Five are present in the Crater, living a privileged existence on the crater floor, so placid you can move right among them. In the afternoon you will return to the lodge for dinner. Overnight at the Lodge.
Day 4 – Day 6: Ngorongoro Crater – Serengeti National Park
This morning you will have an early start. You will drive with a picnic lunch to Serengeti National Park via the Ngorongoro Conversation Area passing through the spectacular Malanja Depression towards Olduvai Gorge. Here you will visit the museum featuring the famous prehistoric remains found here by the famous Dr Leakey. You will then proceed to the Western Corridor of the Serengeti National Park, game viewing en route, arriving at your lodge in the late afternoon. The following day days will be spent exploring the Serengeti National Park with morning and afternoon game drives. Overnight at the Lodge.
Day 7 – Day 11: Serengeti – Mnemba Island
Today you will be transferred to the nearby Grumeti Airstrip for your light aircraft transfer to Zanzibar Island. On arrival you will be met and transferred by road and by boat to Mnemba Island Lodge. The Lodge is situated on an exclusive island just 4.5 kilometers (2.8 miles) off the north-eastern tip of Zanzibar in the azure Indian Ocean. Surrounded by an atoll of breathtaking coral reefs, it boasts some of Africa's most wonderful dive sites. Mnemba is renowned as one of the most romantic ocean destinations in the world, offering a privacy and rustic exclusivity unparalleled on the African coastline. Spend your days here snorkeling, scuba diving, kayaking, fly fishing, windsurfing and swimming directly from the beach at no additional cost. Excellent bird watching, beautiful walks around the Island or simply sun tanning on the pristine beach may also be enjoyed.
Optional extras include diving courses, deep-sea fishing, a tour of the ancient 'Spice Island' of Zanzibar, and a range of relaxing massages and therapeutic treatments. Overnight at the Lodge.
Day 12: Mnemba Island – Depart
After breakfast today, you will leave Mnemba Island transfer to Zanzibar for your international flight home. By the time you leave Tanzania, you once in a life time dream will have come true.