Day 1: Arrival
and pick up from the Arusha,
Kilimanjaro, International Airport, in Arusha, Tanzania and transfer to
host family home. Those
Day 2: Morning:
registration and start of orientation. About 4 hours lecture at
the home of your host. Topics covered
during orientation lecture will include East African culture, history,
customs, politics, geography, and necessary health precautions, and
various other topics, such as the diversity of Tanzania life. Afternoon
is free for exploring rural Tanzania and getting
to know your host family.
volunteers and interns abroad will work with children at a local
orphanage or teach at a local school depending on what is
available close to their place of residence.
Tanzania Serengeti Wilderness Safari: (5 Days)
greatest Rift Valley wilderness parks adventurous volunteers and
overseas interns will encounter over 450 bird species, and numerous
species of animals including gazelles; impala; buffalo; wildebeest; the
famous tree climbing lion; hyena; baboon; giraffe; hippopotamus, lions,
leopards, elephants, rhinos, zebras, thousands of wildebeests, etc
– over a million animals in total.
Day 8: Lake
Manyara: After about 9 days
its time to have fun - overseas volunteers and Africa interns on this
program leave Moshi, early morning and proceed to Lake Manyara
National Park for game drive. Picnic lunch en-route, dinner and
overnight at Campsite.
Day 9: Olduvai-Serengeti:
Depart Lake Manyara for Serengeti via Olduvai Gorge with lots of game
viewing en-route. Olduvai is a world famous archaeological site in
which early human fossils were first discovered. It has an amazing
landscape that resulted from the tectonic forces, which created the
Great Rift Valley. Evening game drive. If you are lucky you may witness
the great Serengeti – Masai Mara wildebeest migration. Dinner
and overnight at Serengeti campsite. Visit Olduvai Gorge a site of
archeological importance - home to some of the earliest ancestors of
Day 10: Serengeti:
A full day of African wilderness experience in the Serengeti. If you
are lucky you may witness the great Serengeti – Masai Mara
wildebeest migration. Picnic lunch, Dinner and overnight at Serengeti
11: Serengeti – Ngorongoro/Karatu Area: After
breakfast depart for for Karatu area and Mto wa mbu for cultural
tours among local villages.
Picnic lunch. Dinner
and overnight at Karatu area budget hotel or campsite.
12: Lake Manyara- Moshi: After
breakfast spend the morning gave viewing in Lake Manyara. Late
Morning, depart Manyara for Moshi arriving in