2 Days Tarangire & Materuni Kilimanjaro Safari

2 Days
    • Zanzibar
    • Arusha
    • Accommodation as per itinerary
    • Recommended Mineral Water while on safari.
    • Arrival & Departure airport transfers
    • A professional driver/ guide.
    • Local English-speaking guide, other languages on request
    • Let's view Tanzania
    • Game Drive with Safari Vehicle in Arusha National Park to Materuni Waterfalls and Return flight from Zanzibar

    Overview

    As one of the safaris based within the Northern Circuit of Tanzania, we bring you the 2 days Tarangire & Materuni Kilimanjaro involving the discovery of one of the country’s top birding and wildlife viewing destination.

    Some of the animals to expect during your tour of Tarangire National Park include the elephants, lions, long-necked gerenuk, African wild dogs, Cape buffaloes and the fringe-eared Oryx among others. This short safari is also a blend of nature and culture as visitors visit the popular Materuni village and waterfalls.

      Itinerary

      After a wholesome breakfast at the Hotel in Zanzibar or with packed breakfast, drive to the Airport for the scheduled morning flight to Arusha. On getting at the Airport, be welcomed and introduced officially to your professional driver guide who will then brief you on the itinerary before embarking on the drive to Tarangire National Park. Your game drive starts immediately you arrive the Park with the commonly seen animals being African bush Elephants, Defassawaterbucks, Masai giraffes, Blue monkeys, wildebeests, Cape buffalos, zebras, lions, common warthogs, impalas, spotted hyenas and Ostriches among others.

      Enjoy your lunch at one of the incredible picnic sites and while still on this game drive, expect occasional sighting of striped Hyenas, marabou storks, Jackals, caracals and leopards among others. Although rarely spotted, also expect to see the long-necked gerenuk, Cheetah, African wild dog, fringe-eared Oryx and many others. Farewell the stunning Tarangire National Park after this rewarding wildlife discovery and drive to Arusha town for overnight stay.

      After breakfast, drive to Materuni village, a jaw-dropping hidden gem nestled in the Slopes of Mount Kilimanjaro within Northern Tanzania.

      Visiting this secluded treasure involves hiking for 40 minutes and culminates at the bottom of 90-meters high waterfalls to take photos. Depending on the weather, you can have a swim within the plunge pool (the bottom of the waterfall).

      Also visit the nearby Materuni village where you will interact with the friendly and welcoming locals who will be more than delighted to take you through their interesting culture and traditions. Stop by one of the local houses for a sumptuous Chagga lunch. Another interesting experience in store for you is the making of Traditional organic coffee while being entertained in traditional songs and dances. This is a tour to remember.

      The highlight of the Materuni village and waterfalls tour is the visit to the local school where your heart will be moved by the simplicity of life, then drive to Kilimanjaro Airport for your flight back to Zanzibar. Drop-off at the booked Hotel in Zanzibar or continue to your next destination. This marks the end of the 2 days Tarangire & Materuni Kilimanjaro.

      Why is Tarangire National Park?

      The Tarangire National Park is known as a wonderful birding destination and also features large numbers of game, particularly during the dry season, when the Tarangire River is the only source of water in the area. The landscape is of particular interest too, due to the high number of scenic baobab trees.

        Which region is Tarangire National Park?

        northern Tanzania
        Tarangire National Park is in northern Tanzania, just south of Lake Manyara. This is a protected area of colossal baobabs, grassy plains and huge herds of elephant.

          What animals are in Tarangire?

          Animals of Tarangire National Park
          • bush elephants.
          • lions.
          • hippos.
          • leopards.
          • cheetahs (rarely seen)
          • African buffaloes.
          • hyenas (rarely seen)
          • zebras.

           

            What is a fact about Tarangire National Park?

            Tarangire National Park is believed to have the largest elephant concentration in the world. Huge herds of elephants can be seen in the park. Elephant herds in Tarangire National Park often reach 300 or more. Baobab trees also make up the Tarangire National Park attractions list.

              What is Tarangire National Park best known for?

              elephants
              Tarangire National Park is famous for the thousands of elephants that come down to the park during the dry season in search of water, but there are also plenty of wildebeest, zebras, giraffes, buffalo and hippos.

                What are the big 5 in Tarangire?

                Elephants, lions, leopards, rhinos and buffalos are the big 5 which are described as the most difficult wildlife species to hunt on foot.

                  How far is Materuni waterfall from Moshi Town?

                   

                  15km away
                  Materuni is just 15km away from Moshi Town and is the last village before the Kilimanjaro National Park. The waterfall, named after the village is an immense and powerful waterfall that’s definately worth the visit when you’re in Tanzania. From Arusha, the trip will take about 2 hours and just half an hour from Moshi.

                    How high is Materuni waterfall?

                     

                    150 m
                    At a height of almost 150 m, Materuni Waterfall is located on the slopes of Mt. Kilimanjaro, in the Moshi area. From Materuni Village, we hike around 30 minutes through picturesque agricultural land and deep rain forest to the waterfall.

                      What is the highest waterfall in Tanzania?

                       

                      The Kalambo waterfall
                      The Kalambo waterfall is the tallest waterfall in both Tanzania and Zambia. The expedition which mapped the falls and the area around it was in 1928 and led by Enid Gordon-Gallien.

                        Package Includes:

                        • Complimentary Return transfers from your Hotel in Zanzibar.
                        • All ground transfers in Arusha & Kilimanjaro.
                        • Return flight from Zanzibar.
                        • Game Drive with Safari Vehicle in Tarangire National Park.
                        • Accommodation as per itinerary.
                        • A professional driver/guide.
                        • Park fees.
                        • All mentioned activities at Materuni village.
                        • All Taxes / VAT.

                        Package Excludes:

                        • Personal items (travel insurance, visa fees, etc.)
                        • Any other activities or excursion not mentioned above.

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                          2 Days Tarangire & Materuni Kilimanjaro Safari
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                          • Zanzibar
                          • Arusha
                          • Accommodation as per itinerary
                          • Recommended Mineral Water while on safari.
                          • Arrival & Departure airport transfers
                          • A professional driver/ guide.
                          • Local English-speaking guide, other languages on request
                          • Let's view Tanzania
                          • Game Drive with Safari Vehicle in Arusha National Park to Materuni Waterfalls and Return flight from Zanzibar

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