Active Safari + Trek & Charity - Brief Description

12 Days / 11 Nights Arusha, Mt. Meru, Lake Manyara, Serengeti, Ngorongoro Crater + Charity

Not the type who goes on vacation to take it easy? Challenge yourself with a half-trek, half-walking safari to the summit of Tanzania’s 5th highest peak, Mt. Meru, then head out to the savanna to rough it with a 4 day camping safari to the National Park highlights.


Day 1
Pick up at Airport, Overnight in Arusha Safari Lodge
Arrange your flights so that you can arrive in Kilimanjaro Airport or Arusha . Our One World representative will greet you upon arrival and transport you to your accommodation in Arusha. Those who arrive earlier in the day or prior to safari day will have the opportunity to add a cultural excursion such as a visit to a local coffee plantation or just enjoy a relaxing day.
Day 2

Depart Arusha for Momella gate (1500m). Walk through grassland and forest, lunch at Fig Tree, and arrive at Miriakamba Hut (2,514m) after 4 -6hrs.

Day 3
Climb out of mountain forest into moorland, past Elephant Ridge, to Saddle Hut (3, 570m). Optional afternoon ascent to Little Meru (3,820m) towatch the sunset.
Day 4
Depart around 2AM for the steep ascent to Rhino point (3,800m), continue along ridge to reach Cobra Point (4,350m) at sunrise, and summit at Socialist Peak (4,556m). Enjoy spectacular views of Ash cone in the crater and Mt. Kilimanjaro in the distance. Descend to Saddle Hut for lunch, then continue to Miriakamba for overnight. 10-12 hr trek.
Day 5

Finish your trek with an easy walk to Momella Gate, drive to Arusha Camp, Dinner and Overnight at Ilboru safari lodge

Day 6

Breakfast at Camp, AM Game Drive in Lake Manyara
Box Lunch in Park, Afternoon and sunset game drive in Manyara
Dinner and overnight at Migunga semi luxury tented camp

Day 7

After breakfast, you'll head out on a two- to three-hour ride to the plains of the Serengeti, home to lions, leopards, cheetahs, and other large cats that are likely to be spotted lazing in the shade. Lunch will be served en route, as you work your way through the savanna and acacia trees with an eye out for giraffes, elephants, antelope, buffalo, impalas, and the other numerous animals you will likely see along the way. Locally grown coffee and bottled water available at any time. Dinner and overnight at Ikoma semi luxury tented camp.
Breakfast, lunch, and dinner provided.

Day 8
All Day Safaris in Serengeti (Optional Hot-Air Balloon Safari**)
Start your day with an optional hot air balloon safari or a morning game drive through the heart of the Serengeti. Bask in the glow of the African sunrise, as
you likely catch hippos and elephants taking a morning bath or prides of lions out for an early day meal. Enjoy lunch in the park before continuing onto an afternoon/sunset game drive and the chance to see big cats hunting, wildebeests on the move, and giraffes gracefully noshing, all amidst the peaceful, endless plain. Overnight at Ikoma semi luxury tented camp. Breakfast, lunch, and dinner provided.

**Hot-Air Balloon Safari can be added to your itinerary for an additional $550 per person.
Day 9
Safari through Great Rift Valley.
Awaken to a chorus of birds singing, the sun rising over the acacia trees and, if you’re lucky, the trumpet of nearby elephants. Keep a keen eye out for giraffes and bachelor elephants roaming the plains as you make your way back through the Serengeti across the Great Rift Valley. Overnight at a semi luxury safari Rhino lodge on the Ngorongoro Crater Rim. Breakfast, lunch, and dinner provided.
Day 10
Awake early for a sunrise safari to the infamous Ngorongoro Crater, one of the UNESCO World Heritage Sites. This volcanic caldera has its own ecosystem and is home to a vast array of wildlife, including one of the largest populations of lions on the planet. Be surrounded by hundreds of wildebeests, come within yards of zebras, ostrich, hyenas, buffalo, and, yes, even lions! All the while keeping a watchful eye out for the rare and elusive black rhino. After you've had your fill of the incredible fauna, your driver guide will take you back to your lodge in Arusha, to relax for the evening.
Day 11
After breakfast at the lodge depart for a visit to the local charity or cultural program your trip has supported. Spend time visiting the school, orphanage, community or health center, or remote village, which has been funded by a portion of your safari. After your visit, depart for the airport or relax for the afternoon in Arusha prior to your evening or late night transport to the airport for your return flight home.

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More Details

The steep slopes of Meru offer a beautiful and exhilarating challenge for any reasonably fit hiker.Sometimes climbed as an acclimation trip for those focused on Mt. Kilimanjaro, a trek up Mt. Meru is also a destination in itself.

Hippo Pools, Hills, Forested Mountains, Savanna Plains, Large Lakes
Lots of Elephants, Giraffe, Birds, Zebras and Wildebeest grazing
Good chance of seeing Lions, Leopards, Cheetahs
good Chance of seeing the “Safari Big 5”

On the mountain : Huts

On Safari

Comfortable, stylish accommodation in permanent Tented Camps and semi luxury safari lodges
Reliable Electricity and Hot Showers
Restaurant, Picnic, & Buffet meal service of Swahili - continental Food
  • Transfers from Arusha to Mount Meru park gate -return
  • 3 meals per day while trekking - Vegetarian/Non-Vegetarian 
  • 4 days Mount Meru trek
  • 3 nights accomodation in huts while trekking Mount Meru
  • First and Last night accommodation at hotel Arusha -Bed and Breakfast.
  • All park entrance fees and government levies 
  • English speaking mountain Guide and assistant guides
  • Porters- a maximum of 2 per client
  • Airfare
  • Travel insurance
  • Passport/visa fees
  • Gratuities
  • Single traveler supplement fee $400
  • Personal or baggage insurance
  • Meals or drinks not specified by itinerary
  • Any costs not specified as included
  • Sodas, alcohol or other drinks
  • Laundry services
  • Additional activities or accommodations prior to or after safari
  • Night game drive in Serengeti $40
  • Balloon with breakfast $550
  • Zanzibar extension ASK

 quotation mark Great guide & driver who was very informative about the animals, geography & general area. We were happy to participate in responsible tourism and glad that we are able to give something back.

- M.C., California, USA
quotation mark  I had a fantastic time with One World Safaris. They made the experience
so worthwhile. The scenery was breathtaking & the animals were as well. A truly amazing experience. ASANTE SANA!

-M.W., New York, USA
quotation mark Incredible weekend! All 7 of us had an amazing time and saw all the animals that we wanted to see up close! We were really pleased with everything and we want to that One World Safaris for organizing it for us.

- Working in Tandem, UK
quotation mark I really enjoyed having my first safari experience through One World Safari Tours. They were committed to making sure we were comfortable throughout our stay and our guide was exceptionally good...

-F.H., Columbia

Contact us

Subsidiary trade name: Tanzania
ONEWORLD Safari Tours under
True World African Safari & Tours Ltd
REG #72410
TIN #108732814 

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