G Adventures - 23 Night Moderate Tour Package23-Nights Ultimate East Africa-18-to-Thirtysomethings

Tours offered from September 28th, 2018 - October 4th, 2019

Starting from only $4,319.00 (USD)


Tour Overview

Ultimate East Africa Beginning in Nairobi, with its convenient international airport, this 22-day African adventure offers up the prizes of Uganda before heading east towards the beaches of Zanzibar. Enjoy wildlife safari drives across the Serengeti and trek through remote forests for an incredible encounter with mountain gorillas in their own habitat. Travel aboard our overland adventure vehicle (OAV) is well-paced and wilderness camping along the way will bring you closer to the region?s wildlife. Our certified CEO will lead the way and share with you the hidden gems that will have your camera?s shutter working overtime. This trip will truly leave an impression on you for the rest of your life!HighlightsMeet mountain gorillas, track the Big Five in two diverse ecosystems, view wildlife on safari, explore mystical Stone TownAccommodationParticipation camping (10 nts), full-service camping (6 nts), simple hotels (5 nts).Group Leader2 Chief Experience Officers (CEOs) as head guide/cook and driver, certified safari guides/drivers, local guide, certified mountain gorilla trackers. 1 CEO on transfer between Nairobi and Arusha, Zanzibar.Group Size NotesMax 22, avg 18.Meals Included20 breakfasts, 10 lunches, 13 dinnersWhat's IncludedG Adventures for Good: Clean Cookstove Project Visit, Mto wa Mbu. Transfer from Nairobi to Kampala. Guided chimpanzee trek. Guided mountain gorilla trek with permits. Transfer from Jinja to Nairobi. Entrances and wildlife safari drives in Serengeti National Park and in Ngorongoro Crater. Scenic internal flight. Zanzibar excursion with Stone Town orientation walk (3 days). All transport between destinations and to/from included activities.

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G Adventures: Ultimate East Africa

Day 1 Nairobi
Arrive at any time.Additional Notes: Please make sure you have all of the necessary visas for this tour by the time of the welcome meeting. It is very important to read the visa section in our trip details to make sure you have the ones you will need, if any. Please note that not all nationalities are able to obtain a visa on arrival at the border.Included Activities: Arrival Day and Welcome Meeting
Meals:

Day 2 Nairobi/Lake Naivasha
Travel to beautiful Lake Naivasha, and enjoy an included boat ride to spot hippos.Included Activities: Lake Naivasha Boat RideTransport: Lando
Meals: (1B, 1L, 1D)

Day 3 Lake Naivasha/Eldoret
View varied landscapes from the overland adventure vehicle (OAV).Transport: Lando
Meals: (1B, 1L, 1D)

Day 4 Eldoret/Kampala
Cross the border into Uganda, then camp outside of the country's capital.Included Activities: Border Crossing (Kenya - Uganda)Transport: Lando
Meals: (1B, 1L, 1D)

Day 5 Kampala/Kalinzu Forest Reserve
Watch the Ugandan countryside pass by on the day's journey.Transport: Lando
Meals: (1B, 1L, 1D)

Day 6 Kalinzu Forest Reserve/Lake Bunyonyi
Get up early for an included chimpanzee tracking excursion, then visit a tea plantation before setting off for Lake Bunyonyi.Included Activities: Chimpanzee Tracking Excursion Tea Plantation VisitTransport: Lando
Meals: (1B, 1L, 1D)

Day 7 Gorilla Trek
Enjoy a guided mountain gorilla trek in Bwindi Impenetrable National Park.Additional Notes: Depending on the date of our permits, it's possible that the gorilla trek will take place on the second full day in Lake Bunyonyi.Included Activities: Mountain Gorilla Trek
Meals: (1B, 1L, 1D)

Day 8 Lake Bunyonyi
Enjoy free time to enjoy the beautiful surroundings of Lake Bunyonyi.
Meals: (1B, 1L, 1D)

Day 9 Lake Bunyonyi/Kampala
Stop off at the Equator along the way to break up the drive.Transport: Lando
Meals: (1B, 1L, 1D)

Day 10 Kampala/Jinja
Explore Jinja, known for its outdoor and adventure activities.Transport: Lando
Meals: (1B, 1L, 1D)

Day 11 Jinja
Spend another day exploring Jinja. Opt to raft down the White Nile River, mountain bike up and down the hills or check out the local market.
Meals: (1B, 1L, 1D)

Day 12 Jinja/Eldoret
Cross over into Kenya for a night in Eldoret.Included Activities: Border Crossing (Uganda - Kenya)Transport: Lando
Meals: (1B, 1L, 1D)

Day 13 Eldoret/Lake Nakuru National Park
Continue to Lake Nakuru, one of the Rift Valley soda lakes.Included Activities: Lake Nakuru Wildlife Safari DriveTransport: Lando
Meals: (1B, 1L, 1D)

Day 14 Lake Nakuru National Park/Nairobi
Sit back and enjoy the ride on a transfer through the Kenyan countryside to Nairobi.Transport: Lando
Meals: (1B, 1L)

Day 15 Nairobi/Arusha
Travel south and cross the border into Tanzania.Included Activities: Border Crossing (Kenya - Tanzania)Transport: Shuttle
Meals: (1B, 1D)

Day 16 Arusha/Mto wa Mbu
Visit Mto wa Mbu village to enjoy a local lunch and cultural experience with the town's villagers. After lunch, continue on to visit a Masai village to learn about the Masai people and the G Adventures-supported Clean Cookstove project. Meet the local women engineers who have installed clean cookstoves throughout these communities.Included Activities: Clean Cookstove Project Visit Mto wa Mbu Village Visit and LunchTransport: 7-seat 4x4 safari vehicle
Meals: (1B, 1L, 1D)

Day 17 Mto wa Mbu/Serengeti National Park
Enjoy a wildlife safari drive en route to the central Serengeti. Spend the night at a basic bush camp and enjoy the starry African skies.Included Activities: Serengeti National Park SafariTransport: 7-seat 4x4 safari vehicle
Meals: (1B, 1L, 1D)

Day 18 Serengeti National Park
Enjoy a full-day wildlife safari drive in the safari vehicle. Opt for a morning hot air balloon ride over the Serengeti.Additional Notes: Please note: if you have pre-booked the Serengeti Balloon Safari, today's likely the day for this activity! Your CEO will give you final confirmation of when it will take place, as it is subject to change. You will miss the included morning wildlife safari drive with the group, but you will have a much better view from above!Included Activities: Serengeti National Park Safari
Meals: (1B, 1L, 1D)

Day 19 Serengeti National Park/Ngorongoro Crater
Set off on a wildlife safari drive on the way out of the Serengeti. Camp on the Ngorongoro Crater's rim.Additional Notes: Please note that due to the high-altitude location of our camp, temperatures can drop at night. We recommend bringing extra layers to wear during the evening and following morning.Included Activities: Serengeti National Park SafariTransport: 7-seat 4x4 safari vehicle
Meals: (1B, 1L, 1D)

Day 20 Ngorongoro Crater/Arusha
Wildlife safari drive in the Ngorongoro Crater, then return to Arusha.Included Activities: Ngorongoro Crater Wildlife Safari DriveTransport: 7-seat 4x4 safari vehicle 7-seat 4x4 safari vehicle
Meals: (1B, 1L, 1D)

Day 21 Arusha/Stone Town
Transfer to the airport for a short, but scenic flight to this island paradise. Arrive in Stone Town in time for lunch and an orientation walk. If you opt to continue on for a longer tour of Stone Town, you will be visiting the Old Slave Market, House of Wonders, Palace Museum; entrance to these sites are optional and are to be purchased on site.Included Activities: Stone Town Orientation WalkTransport: Plane
Meals: (1B)

Day 22 Stone Town/Nungwi
Transfer to the white-sand beaches and turquoise waters of beautiful Nungwi Beach.Transport: Private Vehicle
Meals: (1B)

Day 23 Nungwi
Enjoy free time to lounge on the beach, snorkel, or tour the island.
Meals: (1B)

Day 24 Nungwi/Stone Town
Morning group transfer from Nungwi. Depart Stone Town upon arrival in the late morning.Included Activities: Departure Day (Activities)Transport: Private Vehicle
Meals: (1B)

Tour Dates & Pricing

  • Friday September 28th, 2018 - Friday October 19th, 2018
    from $4,679.00
  • Friday October 19th, 2018 - Friday November 23rd, 2018
    from $4,319.00
  • Friday December 7th, 2018 - Friday December 28th, 2018
    from $4,499.00
  • Friday January 4th, 2019 - Friday February 1st, 2019
    from $4,999.00
  • Friday March 1st, 2019 - Friday March 22nd, 2019
    from $4,799.00
  • Friday June 28th, 2019 - Friday July 19th, 2019
    from $5,199.00
  • Friday October 4th, 2019 - Friday January 24th, 2020
    from $4,799.00