This Serengeti to Victoria Falls birding tour is one of the most quintessential tours in Tanzania, where we visit the Ngorongoro Crater and the Serengeti.
April 11 – April 29, 2018 (19 days)
Tour company – Rockjumper Worldwide Birding Tours.
Top birds – Shoebill, Schalow’s & Black-billed Turacos, Greater & Lesser Flamingo, Kroi Bustard, Grey Crowned Crane, Secretarybird, Bateleur, Martial, Southern Banded Snake & African Fish Eagles, and hundreds more.
Top mammals – Chimpanzee, Mountain Gorilla, Lion, African Elephant, Leopard, White & Black Rhinoceros, African Buffalo, Cheetah, Hippopotamus, and much more.
Group size – 6 maximum.
Accommodations – comfortable to luxurious lodges.
Photographic opportunities – excellent.
Other Attractions – Oldupai Prehistoric site, Maasai, Ngorongoro Crater, Serengeti, Entebbe Botanical Gardens, Kibale National Park, Bwindi Impenetrable National Park, Victoria Falls.
Price per person (double occupancy/sharing) with discount coupon – USD $9,453.
Itinerary & Attractions
Day 1 – Arrival in Arusha (Tanzania)
Day 2 – Arusha to Ngorongoro Crater via Gibb’s Farm
Day 3 – Ngorongoro Crater
Day 4 – Ngorongoro Crater to Serengeti National Park via Oldupai Gorge
Days 5 & 6 – Serengeti National Park
Day 7 – Serengeti to Arusha
Day 8 – Arusha to Entebbe (Uganda)
Day 9 – Mabamba Swamp
Day 10 – Entebbe to Kibale National Park
Day 11 – Kibale National Park (Chimpanzee trek)
Day 12 – Kibale National Park to Buhoma via Bigodi Swamp
Days 13 & 14 – Bwindi Impenetrable National Park – Gorilla trek & birding
Day 15 – Buhoma to Lake Mburo National Park
Day 16 – Lake Mburo National Park to Entebbe
Day 17 – Entebbe to Livingstone (Zambia)
Day 18 – Mosi-oa-Tunya National Park and Victoria Falls
Day 19 – Morning in Livingstone and departure, or continue with Cape Extension