Details of Safari from Zanzibar – Masai Tribe and Arusha NP
DAY 1 – ZANZIBAR –ARUSHA-AMINI LIFE MASAI LODGE
Today offers a rare treat for visitors to Tanzania, as you’ll have the opportunity to experience life among the famous Masai people who call Tanzania and Kenya home. You’ll visit the Amini Life Masai Lodge, where you’ll get a mix of both traditional Masai life and luxury accommodations.
Highlights of your day include:
- A visit to a Masai museum;
- Village tour;
- Traditional lunch featuring plenty of meat and vegetables;
- A nature walk through Masai territory to learn about various herbal remedies;
- Spear throwing demonstration;
- Sunset singing and dancing ceremony.
You’ll then overnight in your very own Masai hut, designed to be authentic while still retaining the creature comforts to which you’ve become accustomed. Feel the cool night air on your skin as you take a hot shower and fall asleep to the sounds of insects and night birds singing you to sleep.
You’ll wake early for a sunrise view of Mount Kilimanjaro, Africa’s highest mountain and the ‘Roof of Africa.
You’ll depart after breakfast and make your way to nearby Arusha National Park, where you’ll get the chance to enjoy a traditional safari.
Your day will start with a traditional game drive through the park. Along the way you’ll see black and white colobus monkeys, zebras, buffalos, and a variety of antelope species. You’ll also have the chance to see the more than 400 species of bird that call the park home.
You will have game drive through the park. We’ll pay a visit to the Momela Lakes where you’ll see brightly coloured flamingoes looking for their lunch, and enjoy fantastic views of both Mount Meru and Mount Kilimanjaro.