Key: “B”: Breakfast “L”: Lunch “D”: Dinner
Day1: Arrive in Mwanza and transfer to one of the city’s best hotels with great views over Lake Victoria.
Day 2: In the morning, take the Saa Nane national park boat on the short journey to the island. There are resident impala and zebra, but the bird and reptilian life are its feature. Walk gently from bay to bay and enjoy wonderful views across the lake to islands and back over Mwanza city.
After lunch it is time to drive north around the lake shore to our next destination, set on the lake and just a few minutes from the Serengeti gate. Overnight at Speke Bay Lodge (B,D).
Day 3: Take a morning boat trip to a nearby village for a wonderful look at life on the lake. There is a vibrant daily fish market and excellent guides to explain about the people of the area. After lunch at the lodge, take a game drive across the Serengeti, exploring the wildlife rich areas of the western corridor and particularly along the Grumeti River. The game viewing here is always excellent and there is an excellent chance of finding lions, leopards and cheetah as well as a wonderful array of grazers out on the plains. Overnight in the wonderful Bush Rover, your private camp set amongst fantastic wildlife (B,L,D).
Day 4: Once again you will explore the Serengeti to marvel at the greatest safari spectacle in the world. Tanzania is blessed with an incredible array of safari experiences, but the Serengeti, with its magnificent migrating herds, and huge population of predators, is unbeatable. Overnight in The Bush Rover. (B,L,D)
Day 5: After breakfast, take a final safari through the Serengeti, returning to Mwanza in the afternoon for onward travel (B, packed lunch).View All Tours