Amazing 12-Day Luxury Tanzania & Zanzibar Safari of Lifetime $4790 + $1495 Air!
▪️▪️TRIP UPDATE: SAFARI IS SOLD OUT. JOIN THE WAITLIST, AS WE WILL HAVE CANCELLATIONS▪️▪️
▪️▪️▪️WE ARE SOON ANNOUNCING A 12-DAY RWANDA GORILLA TREKKING & KENYA SAFARI OCT. 21 - NOV. 3.▪️▪️▪️
JOIN FUN HAPPENINGS FOR AN EXTRAORDINARY 5-STAR LUXURY TANZANIA & ZANZIBAR SAFARI TO THE TOP GAME VIEWING PARKS IN THE WORLD!
THIS AMAZING 5-STAR LUXURY TANZANIA & ZANZIBAR SAFARI TAKES PLACE, NOV. 5 - NOV. 18, 2023! THIS TRIP WAS SO OVERWHELMINGLY POPULAR THE LAST 2 YEARS, WE ARE OFFERING IT AGAIN IN FALL 2023!
It's True what they say about Africa... “Africa changes you forever, like nowhere on earth. Once you have been there, you will never be the same."
Fun Happenings is exploring Amazing Tanzania for 9 days (we added an extra night at a beautiful lodge overlooking Ngorongoro Crater) on an incredible 4 National Park Safari and then spending 4 relaxing days on the exotic island of Zanzibar, before flying home to the US.
We begin our 12-day Adventure in Arusha Tanzania. We will experience part of the Extraordinary "Great Migration" in East Africa, as we visit Arusha, Tarangire, Ngorongoro and Serengeti National Parks during our 9 days on Tanzania mainland. If you did not already know... Tanzania is known for the Most Incredible Game Viewing in the World with the largest population of lions in the world and Serengeti National Park is the "HIGHEST RATED NATIONAL PARK IN ALL OF AFRICA!"
Throughout Tanzania, we are staying in Top Rated 5-star hotels and lodges, that I personally hand selected.... There’s no roughing it here! All of our game lodges have beautiful infinity pools, luxury spas, scenic panoramic views and are ranked some of the Top Lodges in East Africa!
In fact, our Serengeti Lodge, Melia Serengeti Lodge, was named the “Top Rated International Resort in the World in 2019” by Conde Nast magazine… This is one of the most prestigious awards in the hospitality industry!
Our 12-Day Tanzania Beach & Bush Safari is priced reasonably, at $4790 per person, as our safari includes luxury accommodations, 25 included meals, daily game drives or excursions & Much More!
To put the value of our safari in perspective; Several safari companies offer this same itinerary, with 4 star tented camp hotels in the $7k - $8k cost per person.
And with this Trip, you have the option to pay for the trip with 7 recurring monthly payments of $925- Including International Air & one inter-Tanzania flight), makes it easier to budget for this trip!
This trip is perfect for Adults of all ages, both singles and couples, as we are offering a unique mix of cultural-immersive and adventurous activities, nature hikes, tour to a traditional Tanzanian village and daily game drives and in Serengeti, twice daily game drives.
Throughout our Tanzania safari, we are traveling in comfortable extended 4x4 Land Cruiser Safari vehicles, each with an expert guide driver / game tracker. Each vehicle holds 6 travelers + our guide. Everyone has a window seat, access to a pop-up safari roof, electronic charging ports and a stocked cooler with cold water or drinks you choose to bring..
THE AMAZING HIGHLIGHTS OF OUR 12 DAY TANZANIA & ZANZIBAR SAFARI INCLUDE:
► Enjoy staying in Top rated, Luxurious 5-star Hotels & Lodges
► Embark on daily game drives, with expert guides in comfortable and safe Land Cruiser Safari vehicles.
► Visit a local school outside Arusha, where we interact with the kids and have the opportunity to bring them school supplies, necessary items for their everyday life (List of suggested items to be provided before trip)
► Enjoy a traditional Welcome to East Africa Dinner in Arusha.
► Immerse yourself in the wildlife during a walking safari of Arusha National Park, walking aside giraffes, bison & zebras.
► Enjoy a stop at African Galleria Market, near Lake Manyara, where you can learn about how Tanzanite stones are mined, cut and made into beautiful jewelry. You will have the opportunity to buy other high quality East African art, wood carvings and other local made products with a Fun Happenings discount.
► Explore the exciting wildlife with large herds of elephants at Tarangire National Park.
► Enjoy a fun and culturally immersive tour to Mto Wa Mbu village, as we explore a pineapple plantation, banana beer brewery & visit a local school to learn the customs and traditions of the locals.
► Visit the stunning Ngorongoro Crater; considered the 8th Wonder of the World for an incredible game drive, viewing “Big Five” & every species Imaginable!
► Enjoy an Amazing “FIRE & DANCE SHOW" WITH LIVE MUSICAL ENTERTAINMENT during dinner at our luxury 5-star Lake Manyara Lodge.
► At Serengeti, we offer 2 included game drives each day... you may choose to join one or both and have the option to relax at the lodge, enjoying the luxurious amenities at our lodge.
► Enjoy 2-3 “Sundowner Cocktail Hour’s” with Panoramic Sunset Views, after afternoon Game drives!
► Experience Magical Serengeti Park with the largest lion population in the world! THIS PARK IS TRULY AMAZING!
► Choose to join “Optional” sunrise Hot Air Balloon Safari, viewing thousands of animals, then enjoy a delicious champagne breakfast in the Bush (Details TBA closer to Departure).
► Enjoy a “FAREWELL TO AFRICA BOMA DINNER” at Melia Serengeti Lodge.
WHERE FUN HAPPENINGS IS VISITING IN TANZANIA & ZANZIBAR!
► ARUSHA TANZANIA (2 NIGHTS): Visiting Tanzania’s main city, we stay here for two nights at the posh 5-star Gran Melia Arusha Hotel. We will engage in a unique walking safari at Arusha National Park and enjoy a relaxing afternoon at our Arusha hotel’s amazing lagoon pool with pool bar.
► TARANGIRE NATIONAL PARK (HALF DAY GAME DRIVE): Tarangire is one of Africa's little-known gems and a must visit, while visiting Tanzania. Tarangire is home to Tanzania's largest population of African elephants. With four of the Big Five residing here, it will be an exciting day of game viewing! As other sources of water dry up, the Tarangire River becomes the sole source of water in this region, attracting huge herds of wildebeest, zebras, gazelles, and hartebeests as well as lions, leopards and other predators who prey upon them. Between June and November, Tarangire National Park plays host to a migration that will be an impressive site to see! Get Ready for an Exciting Day!
► LAKE MANYARA AREA (2 NIGHTS): We are staying at the luxurious 5-star Lake Manyara Kilimamoja Lodge [https://www.wellworthcollection.co.tz/Lake-Manyara-Kilimamoja-Lodge] is nestled on the rim of the Great African Rift Valley with stunning views of Lake Manyara, Mount Meru and on a clear day, you can see Mount Kilimanjaro. Lake Manyara was the setting for the earliest Tarzan films, verdant Lake Manyara National Park and Ernest Hemingway once described this area as "The loveliest Place, I have seen in Africa"…. Lake Manyara National Park is an unspoiled paradise of ground water forest fed by underground springs and teeming with wildlife such as elephants, hippos, giraffes, buffaloes, antelopes, and some of the largest baboon troupes in Africa.
► NGORONGORO CRATER CONSERVATION AREA (1 Night at Serena Ngorongoro Crater Lodge with all rooms overlooking this Extraordinary Crater- FULL DAY GAME DRIVE): Tanzania's biggest tourist attraction isn't Zanzibar, nor the sprawling plains of the Serengeti... it's the stunning Ngorongoro Conservation Area! The Ngorongoro Crater is game viewing gone crazy! Within the crater rim, a daily wildlife drama is played out as large herds of zebra and wildebeest graze nearby lions, leopards, elephants and black rhinos. Outside of the crater a similar drama continues in a more spread out manner with Masai herdsmen thrown into the mix.
► CENTRAL SERENGETI NATIONAL PARK (3 NIGHTS- 2 GAME DRIVES DAILY): Serengeti National Park, known as one of the Top 3 national parks in the World to view wildlife! Known for the largest lion population in the world, with 4,000+ lions. Central Serengeti boasts the best opportunity to view big cats, lions, cheetahs and the elusive leopard! We are spending 3 nights at the chic 5-star Melia Serengeti Lodge
Melia Serengeti Lodge is known for its luxury amenities, famous infinity pool (viewing wildlife from pool), majestic panoramic views overlooking Serengeti plains and impeccable service from their friendly staff. On these days, you have the choice of joining in both morning and afternoon game drives or if you choose do just join one- you can enjoy the lodge’s luxury amenities during your free time.
WHERE WE ARE STAYING IN TANZANIA & ZANZIBAR:
- ARUSHA, TANZANIA- GRAN MELIA ARUSHA (2 NIGHTS- 5 STAR): [www.melia.com/en/hotels/tanzania/arusha/gran-melia-arusha/index.htm]
- LAKE MANYARA KILIMAMOJA LODGE (2 NIGHTS- 5-STAR): [https://www.wellworthcollection.co.tz/Lake-Manyara-Kilimamoja-Lodge]
► Resort Video: https://youtu.be/dqpW_pQF_sI
- SERENA NGORONGORO CRATER LODGE (1 NIGHT): Sunning Lodge with all rooms overlooking the Ngorongoro Crater. [https://www.serenahotels.com/ngorongoro]
► Resort Video: https://youtu.be/jGcL1M2zD9c
- MELIA SERENGETI LODGE (3 NIGHTS- 5-STAR): (3 Nights - 5 Star) [https://www.melia.com/en/hotels/tanzania/serengeti-national-park/hotel-serengeti-lodge-melia-collection]
► Resort Video: https://youtu.be/xSo0AtZEkGs
- MARRIOTT NUNGWI BEACH RESORT BY TURACO (3 Nights- 4 Star) [https://app.marriott.com/FHadyVaXdyb]
WHAT'S INCLUDED WITH OUR AMAZING TANZANIA SAFARI
► Top Rated 4 1/2 - 5-star Luxury Accommodations
► 27 Meals included (11 breakfasts, 8 lunches, 8 dinners)
► Expert, Experienced guides in each vehicle
► Daily Game Drives
► Entrance Fees to National Park fees
► Private Transportation in comfortable 4x4 extended Land Cruisers
► 2 Amazing cultural immersing excursions in Zanzibar, including Stone Town walking tour and Sunset cruise
► USB Charging station In each safari vehicle
► Wi-Fi Internet Access included at each hotel, game lodge (some only available in public areas)
► Baggage Porterage at all Hotels
► Tanzania local taxes, Resort fees
WHAT’S NOT INCLUDED WITH OUR TANZANIA, ZANZIBAR SAFARI:
► Domestic Flights to/from your home city to JFK Airport
► Travel Insurance (Always Recommended!)
► Visa for Tanzania ($100): Simple Online Application- (instructions to be provided before departure)
► Alcoholic beverages, where not listed in itinerary
► Optional Excursions, Activities (1-2 optional activities are offered during free time)
► Personal Items: Spa Treatments, medical services, laundry service, souvenirs, room service, mini-bar charges, required vaccines
► Tips, Gratuities to Safari Guide, Local Guides (Suggested amount provided closer to departure)
PRICING / PAYMENT TERMS FOR TANZANIA LUXURY SAFARI
[*** REMEMBER YOUR SPACE IS NOT SECURED UNTIL AN INITIAL PAYMENT IS MADE]
THERE ARE 4 WAYS TO PAY FOR THIS AMAZING SAFARI TOUR:
[Deadline to join Tanzania & Zanzibar Safari is APRIL 15, 2023 or until Safari sells out. This tour is limited to maximum of 42 persons- 7 vehicles of 6 persons]
► 1.) FULL PAYMENT OF $6285.00 BY CHECK OR ZELLE: $4790.00 (LAND PKG) + $1495 Int'l & TZ Air) = $6285.00 PER PERSON: This cost is based on Double Occupancy Room (2 persons per room), If Paid in Full by Check. Single room is $895.00 Additional. If Sending by Zelle; Sent to email@example.com
MAKE CHECK PAYABLE TO FUN HAPPENINGS AND MAIL TO:
PO Box 322
Brentwood TN 37024
2.] SQUARE PAYMENT LINK FOR PAYMENT IN FULL = $6475.00 [Includes 12 Day Land Pkg & International Air Package per person, based on double occupancy (2 persons per room) ($6475.00 Full Payment Link): https://checkout.square.site/merchant/VDKX3XMS1KXZY/checkout/PV2RTP5DK6GT7BUDBB2YSPG4
3.] Pay in 7 Monthly Payments by SQUARE:with 7 RECURRING MONTHLY PAYMENTS OF $925.00, Totaling $6475.00: Includes 12 Day Land Pkg, & International Air with one Tanzania Flight [7 Payments of $925 = $6475.00 Link]: https://square.link/u/B9bbjmL8
AFTER MAY 1ST 2023: USE THIS LINK FOR 5 RECURRING PAYMENTS OF $1295, TOTALING $6475.00: https://square.link/u/X2bZnGRQ
4.] LAND ONLY PACKAGE FOR 12 DAY TANZANIA SAFARI & ZANZIBAR STAY (NO AIR IS INCLUDED WITH THIS PACKAGE) [$4934.00]: https://checkout.square.site/merchant/VDKX3XMS1KXZY/checkout/AJEL44JKPHZG3FJYE7JA35PL
► NOTE: TANZANIA CHARTER FLIGHT FROM SERENGETI TO ZANZIBAR IS $425.00 EXTRA, IF YOU DECIDE TO PURCHASE YOUR OWN INTERNATIONAL AIR.
► TANZANIA SAFARI 2023: SINGLE ROOM SUPPLEMENT (For all 11 Nights) is $895.00: https://checkout.square.site/merchant/VDKX3XMS1KXZY/checkout/5ESNPT2MAZXNY2XWNKBDFU2I
KENYA AIRLINES GROUP FLIGHT ITINERARY
Nov. 5, 2023 (Non-Stop from JFK to Nairobi NBO)
KQ #3 DEP JFK 1:45PM | ARR Nairobi NBO 11:15AM +1 (Arrives Nov. 6)
Nov. 6, 2023
KQ #426 DEP Nairobi NBO 4:30PM | ARR Arusha JRO 5:30PM
Nov. 14, 2023
Charter Flight from Serengeti Seorona Air Strip to Zanzibar ZNZ
Nov. 17, 2023
KQ #495 DEP Zanzibar ZNZ 8:40PM | ARR Nairobi NBO 10:00PM
Nov. 17, 2023 (Non-stop from Nairobi NBO to JFK)
KQ #2 DEP Nairobi NBO 11:35PM | ARR NYC JFK 6:35AM +1 (Nov. 18th)
TO JOIN THIS TRIP… PLEASE COMPLETE THESE 4 EASY STEPS BELOW
1.) Make either 1st SQUARE Payment or Full Payment by Check or Credit card to secure your spot. **NOTE: Making a Payment is the Only Way to reserve your space!
2.) Take a Photo or Scan of your Passport Information Page & Email to firstname.lastname@example.org. List "Full Name and FH TANZANIA 2023 Trip" in Subject Line.
3.) RSVP "Yes" on the Meetup Trip Page on meetup site [Note: You must be logged into Meetup.com or "Register your name, email" on Meetup to RSVP and see full details on trip page]. When RSVP’ing for Trip... List guests (+1, +2), if anyone is joining you.
4.) Email Fun Happenings Travel Group at email@example.com and provide us with the best email for trip updates, Mailing address, Cell Number and if you're traveling solo, with someone else and if you want a roommate or single room.
This Amazing Trip of a Lifetime to Tanzania and the exotic island of Zanzibar visits many unique places, offers incredible cultural experiences, stays in luxury 5-star game lodges and allows you to Experience the Best Game Viewing in the World! THIS SAFARI IS A ONCE IN A LIFETIME EXPERIENCE!
Based on our previous Africa safaris, I recommend reserving your spot right away, as this trip has sold out quickly the last 3 years. Secure your space with either an Initial SQUARE Payment (1 of 7 monthly payments), full credit card payment or Full Check Payment, as a payment is the only way to reserve your space! Feel free to email Fun Happenings at firstname.lastname@example.org if you have any questions!
Get ready for an Amazing Safari of a Lifetime to Tanzania and Zanzibar!
Your Travel Planner,
Fun Happenings Travel & Adventure Group
TANZANIA, ZANZIBAR SAFARI REFUND POLICY:
This Tanzania Safari Tour is refundable up until 120 days’ notice prior to departure (Aug. 7, 2023), If you cancel, with less than 120 days’notice prior to departure date; Your space is non-refundable, if a replacement is found to replace you. If a replacement is not found, you are responsible for the cost of the trip.
COVID IN TANZANIA
Currently there are no covid restrictions or mask mandate to enter Tanzania. Also, a covid vaccine is not required to enter Tanzania.
► TANZANIA PASSPORT REQUIREMENTS: US Citizens must have a valid passport for a min. of 6 MONTHS beyond date of entry and 1 BLANK PAGE is required.
► NO COVID SHOT IS REQUIRED FOR TZ!
► NO YELLOW FEVER VACCINE IS REQUIRED TO ENTER TANZANIA.
Hep A and Typhoid vaccines & Malaria medication are HIGHLY RECOMMENDED. It's recommended to consult with your physician prior to trip
CDC LINK FOR TANZANIA
Currently the Tanzania borders Are Open with No Covid Restrictions Whatsoever... No Mask Mandate and No Covid Vaccination is Required to enter Tanzania.
Amazing 12-Day Luxury Tanzania & Zanzibar Safari of Lifetime $4790 + $1495 Air!