Embark on a 12 Day honeymoon safari experience with Tranquil Kilimanjaro, where Tanzania’s captivating wildlife, breathtaking landscapes, and romantic settings await. Designed to cater to your unique preferences, this carefully crafted 12-day itinerary promises an unforgettable journey filled with incredible moments and cherished memories.

Tranquil Kilimanjaro invites you to embark on this extraordinary 12-day honeymoon itinerary, where every day is filled with awe-inspiring encounters, breathtaking landscapes, and moments of pure romance. Let us weave together the perfect blend of adventure, luxury, and serenity to create an experience that will be etched in your heart forever.

Summary Honeymoon Safari+Zanzibar Beach Itinerary:

Day 1: Arrival in Arusha, transfer to Gran Melia Arusha for overnight stay.

Day 2: Drive to Tarangire National Park, enjoy a game drive and overnight stay at a luxury partner lodge.

Day 3: Explore Lake Manyara National Park, witness diverse wildlife, and return to Arusha for the night.

Day 4: Travel to Serengeti National Park via Ngorongoro Conservation Area, enjoy a game drive, and overnight stay.

Day 5: Full day of game drives in the Serengeti, witnessing the great migration and resident predators.

Day 6: Morning game drive in Serengeti, then journey to Ngorongoro Crater, descend and explore its rich wildlife, overnight stay.

Day 7-11: Transfer to Nungwi on Zanzibar’s North Coast, and spend four nights enjoying the beautiful beaches and serene atmosphere.

Day 12: Departure, transfer to the airport.

Throughout the itinerary, Tranquil Kilimanjaro ensures personalized service, carefully selected accommodations, and unforgettable experiences in the Tanzanian wilderness and the coastal paradise of Nungwi.

Why Choose this 12-day Tanzania Honeymoon Experience

Going on a Tanzania Honeymoon Safari offers a unique and extraordinary experience that combines adventure, romance, and the wonders of the African wilderness. Here are some compelling reasons to choose a Tanzania Honeymoon Safari for your special getaway:

  1. Spectacular Wildlife: Tanzania is renowned for its abundant wildlife, including the iconic Big Five (lion, leopard, elephant, buffalo, and rhino). On your honeymoon safari, you’ll have the opportunity to witness these magnificent creatures up close in their natural habitats. Imagine the thrill of spotting a pride of lions lounging in the grasslands, a herd of elephants gracefully roaming the plains, or a leopard stealthily perched on a tree branch. The wildlife encounters in Tanzania are truly awe-inspiring and will create lasting memories for you and your partner.
  2. Breathtaking Landscapes: Tanzania boasts a diverse range of landscapes, from expansive savannahs and rolling plains to lush forests and picturesque lakes. Each destination within the country offers its own unique beauty and charm. From the vast Serengeti plains to the stunning Ngorongoro Crater and the mystical Tarangire National Park, you’ll be treated to awe-inspiring vistas that will leave you in awe of nature’s grandeur. The landscapes provide a romantic backdrop for your honeymoon, allowing you to immerse yourselves in the breathtaking beauty of the African continent.
  3. Intimate and Romantic Setting: A Tanzania Honeymoon Safari provides a secluded and intimate setting for you and your partner to celebrate your love. Away from the hustle and bustle of everyday life, you’ll find peace and tranquility in the heart of the wilderness. Whether it’s enjoying a candlelit dinner under the stars, sharing romantic moments while observing wildlife, or unwinding in luxurious lodges nestled in pristine surroundings, Tanzania offers countless opportunities for you to connect on a deeper level and create cherished memories together.
  4. Expertly Crafted Itineraries: Safari companies like Tranquil Kilimanjaro Adventures specialize in curating personalized itineraries tailored to your preferences and desires. They understand that every couple is unique, and they will work closely with you to design a honeymoon experience that perfectly aligns with your dreams. Whether you prefer a leisurely pace, an adrenaline-filled adventure, or a mix of both, the safari experts will ensure that every aspect of your journey is meticulously planned and executed, allowing you to relax and fully immerse yourselves in the magic of Tanzania.
  5. Peace of Mind and Convenience: Opting for a honeymoon safari in Tanzania provides peace of mind that everything is taken care of. From airport transfers to accommodations, meals, and guided game drives, all the logistics are expertly handled by the safari company. This allows you to focus on each other and enjoy a stress-free honeymoon experience. Knowing that you are in the hands of experienced professionals who prioritize your comfort and safety adds an extra layer of relaxation and enjoyment to your journey.

A Tanzania Honeymoon Safari offers a perfect blend of adventure, romance, and natural beauty, creating an extraordinary experience that will forever be etched in your hearts. It is an opportunity to embark on a journey of discovery, bonding, and celebration as you begin your new chapter together in one of the world’s most captivating destinations.

Day 1

Arrival in Arusha

Upon your arrival at the airport, a representative from Tranquil Kilimanjaro will greet you and transfer you to your accommodation in Arusha, the Gran Melia Arusha. Take this day to unwind, relax, and prepare for the exciting adventures that await you.

Dinner and Accommodation: Gran Melia

Day 2

Tarangire National Park

In the morning, your personal safari guide will pick you up from your lodging in Arusha. Embark on a journey to Tarangire National Park, driving on a scenic tarmac road through the picturesque Maasai plains. Along the way, you’ll witness the vibrant Maasai community in their colorful attire, engaging in daily activities. Tarangire National Park is renowned for its large elephant herds and diverse wildlife. From the open roof of our state-of-the-art safari jeep, you’ll experience the seasonal swamps, savannah, and the life-giving Tarangire River. Keep an eye out for zebras, wildebeest, buffalo, giraffes, and if luck is on your side, you might even spot lions and leopards. After an exhilarating game drive, you’ll retire to one of our carefully selected luxury partner lodges, where you’ll enjoy a delicious dinner and have access to a refreshing pool.

Dinner and Overnight: Maramboi Tented Camp

Day 3

Lake Manyara National Park

After breakfast, continue your epic safari adventure to Lake Manyara National Park. This diverse park, located 120km west of Arusha, is named after the shallow salt lake that covers a significant portion of its surface area. The fluctuating water levels of the soda lake attract thousands of flamingos and over 500 bird species. Explore the park and witness the abundant wildlife, including monkeys, giraffes, zebras, wildebeest, buffalo, elephants, and with some luck, lounging lions in the trees. Lake Manyara National Park offers a variety of landscapes, from open grassy plains to woodland areas teeming with primates and baobab-adorned cliffs. After another remarkable game drive, you’ll return with unforgettable memories of the African wilderness.

Dinner and Overnight: Kitela Lodge

Day 4

Serengeti National Park

After breakfast, depart towards the fertile highlands where the Iraqw people cultivate wheat and corn. On your way, pass through the mist-shrouded rainforests of the Ngorongoro Conservation Area, offering a chance to spot baboons, leopards, and elephants amidst the dense vegetation. Witness the awe-inspiring Ngorongoro Crater before proceeding to the Serengeti National Park, reaching it by midday. As the largest park in Tanzania, the Serengeti boasts diverse landscapes, including grassy plains, swamps, lakes, savannah, and mountains. After an extensive game drive, you’ll arrive at your accommodation for dinner and an overnight stay.

Dinner and Overnight: Lahia Tented Lodge

Day 5

Serengeti National Park

Dedicate this entire day to thrilling game drives in the Serengeti. Known for its abundant wildlife, such as impalas, buffalos, crocodiles, and hippos, the Serengeti is famous for its great migrating herds of zebras, antelopes, and wildebeests. The animals’ migration patterns are influenced by rainfall, with movements varying each year. Witness this natural spectacle as the animals traverse the woodlands and hills of the northern region during November and December, then return to the grassy plains of the south during the longer rainy season from April to June. In addition to the migrating herds, you may encounter resident predators such as leopards, cheetahs, and lions fulfilling their role in the circle of life. After an unforgettable day, return to Lahia Tented Camp for relaxation, dinner, and peaceful overnight sleep on the endless plains.

Dinner and Overnight: Lahia Tented Lodge

Day 6

Serengeti to Ngorongoro Crater

Enjoy breakfast and set out for an en-route game drive through the Serengeti, with the opportunity to spot the “Big Five” – lions, elephants, buffalos, rhinos, and leopards. Continue your journey to the Ngorongoro Crater, a UNESCO World Heritage Site formed millions of years ago. This remarkable crater, 600m deep and covering approximately 260 square kilometers, is renowned for its dense animal population, offering the best game viewing in Tanzania. Descend into the crater and be greeted by the sight of wildebeests, zebras, gazelles, elephants, and over 500 bird species. With a stroke of luck, you might even catch a glimpse of the endangered black rhino hiding in the grass. After a fulfilling afternoon inside the crater, head to your accommodation for dinner and an overnight stay.

Dinner & Overnight Stay: Kitela Lodge

Day 7-11

Zanzibar's North Coast (Nungwi)

On day 7, depart for Stone Town, the vibrant heart of Zanzibar, and from there, continue to Nungwi on the island’s northern coast. Nungwi is a lively village known for its stunning beaches and vibrant atmosphere. Spend the next four nights in this coastal paradise, basking in the beauty of white sandy beaches and the turquoise waters of the Indian Ocean. Nungwi offers the unique opportunity to witness both sunrise and sunset over the ocean, making it a perfect romantic destination for your honeymoon. Relax, rejuvenate, and indulge in the idyllic surroundings.

Dinner & Overnight Stay: Zanzibar Serena Resort

Day 7-11

Zanzibar's North Coast (Nungwi)

Take this day to unwind and enjoy your final hours in Tanzania. At the appropriate time, you will be transferred to the airport for your departure flight.

Tranquil Kilimanjaro understands that every couple’s idea of a perfect honeymoon is different, and we will work closely with you to curate an experience that is tailored to your preferences, ensuring a truly special and unforgettable journey.

Dinner & Overnight Stay: Melia Zanzibar

The cost for the whole 12 Days Tanzania Honeymoon safari includes and excludes the following items

Tanzania Safari Price includes

Park fees

Game drives and activities

All accommodation

A professional driver/ safari guide

All transportation

All Taxes/VAT

Roundtrip airport transfer


Water / Coffee / Tea or Soft Drinks

Price Excludes

International flights

Additional accommodation before and at the end of the tour

Tanzania Visa


Personal Expenses (e.g. laundry, telephone, beverages, etc.)

Meals not listed above

Government imposed increase of taxes and/or park fees

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