Arrive at Kilimanjaro International Airport, after clearing customs and Immigration formalities you will be met and transferred to your hotel for dinner and overnight. Driving away from the airport and out onto an open road with no city in sight…it feels like your safari has already begun. Overnight Mount Meru Game Lodge.

On the morning of day 2, wake to the views of Mt Meru before heading down to breakfast. You will then meet your small group and private guide then head out and traverse the floor of the Great Rift Valley as you head to Tarangire National Park for a game drive. Tarangire National Park, named after the river that crosses through the park, is Tanzania’s sixth largest park and home to large herds of elephants. Spend the afternoon exploring the park before making your way towards Kirurumu Manyara Lodge for dinner and overnight. The lodge is located on the edge of the escarpment wall overlooking Lake Manyara.