2 Days Kondoa Irangi Tours

2 Days Kondoa Irangi Tours

2 Days Kondoa Irangi Tours

Kondoa Irangi Tour; The Kondoa Irangi rock art sites are located on the slopes of Irangi hills, near the small village of Kolo, located about 3 kilometer from Kondoa town along the Dodoma Arusha highway. The rock paintings were painted thousands of years ago by local tribes, using a mixture of animal fats, red tree sap and ash. The ones that have survived are all found on sheltered rock faces, where the overhanging rocks have provided shelter from rain over the centuries. Each site had scores of individual paintings, which usually covered an area of around 4m wide by 2m high.

The paintings varied in size from a few inches to a couple of feet. The Kondoa Irangi Tour brings you to dozens of caves and shelters with paintings of elongated people, animals, hunting scenes, and abstract markings. Most of paintings are recorded to be dated at more than 2,000 years old and they look similar to those which in Eastern and Southern Africa.

The Kondoa rock paintings are associated with pastoralist and agriculturalist communities. The paintings shows the cultural link among the communities that live in the Kondoa Area over time.

Detail Kondoa Irangi Tour Itinerary

 

Day 1: Kondoa Irangi Tour.

Pick up from the hotel or resident house in Dodoma for the journey to Kondoa Irangi rock painting sites. Arrive Kondoa for check in at the lodge, short rest and lunch. In the afternoon depart for a walking tour to the Reserved Natural forest to see the supernatural well. In this tour you will get to know the history of the area and local believes surrounding the forest. Explore the sacred areas and enjoy your bird watching and herbs found in the forest. Proceed to a traditional meeting point under a Baobab tree where meetings have been held before Germany colonial rule. On your way down explore the beauty of the Kondoa River. The tour will lead you to the local market and local settlements of the people criss-crossing local pubs and small shopping areas . Later  drive back to Kondoa town for overnight.  

 

Day 2: Kondoa Irangi rock painting tour

Today after breakfast departs to Kolo area for a full day tour of the Kondoa Irangi Rock paintings. Drive to Mongomi hill where will leave the car and start the trek. The Mongoni hill has 3 sites B1, B2, and B3. The ancient rock art depict scenery of tribe life including ceremony, dancing and hunting, an ancient rock art believed  to be dated over 10000 years back. Picnic lunch/ hot lunch and driven to Pahi site for more rock paintings activities, at this site you will experience the black and white paintings, symbolic art the work an early cattle keeper’s and farmers. Late afternoon drive back to Kondoa for dinner and overnight or proceed to Dodoma.

US $ 350 for Solo traveler

US $ 300 per person for 2 – 4 sharing

Package Includes:
Return transport from Dodoma – Kondoa
BB accommodation in Kondoa
Entrance fees to the sites
Fee for the driver guide and local guide
Pure natural water 1.5 liter per person per day

Package Excludes:
Any kind of drinks at the lodges
All expenses of personal nature

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From US $ 1500 per person

Lake Eyasi Safari to visit the lesser known tribes the Hadzabe  and Datoga. The hadzabe people are the only remaining hunter and gatherer people in the East African region. Through the Lake Eyasi Safari you will explore more about the hadzabe culture and tradition. You will also visit the Datoga tribe who are the local iron smith in the area.

Lake Eyasi Safari Program

 

Day 1: Arrive Arusha, Tanzania.
Arrive Kilimanjaro International airport, met and greet by our driver guide and assisted through customs and immigration formalities. Thereafter, drive to Arusha town for dinner and overnight at Impala Hotel.

 

Day 2: Arusha – Lake Eyasi safari
Breakfast in the hotel, depart for Lake Eyasi safari to meet up the elusive Hadzabe tribe, whom you learn more about their fascinating culture. Picnic lunch then go for Dagota village tour then back in the evening for dinner & overnight at Tindiga Tented camp

 

Day 3: Full day Hadzabe in Lake Eyasi
Start off early with your bushman guide to meet a group of resident Hadzabe people. Enjoy the Hadzabe Tour walking into the bush with the only hunter-gatherers remaining in the East African region. The Hadzabe speak a click-based language and move their encampments with the seasonal movements of the wildlife. Your guide is a member of the group so he will explain to you about their customs and their way of life. You will get a chance to  hunt, track wildlife , make fire and even take honey from bee’s nests with the hadzabe people.
Return to the camp for lunch then afternoon proceed with the activity. Dinner and overnight Tindiga Tented Camp.

 

Day 4: Lake Eyasi Safari – Serengeti
End up your Lake Eyasi safari this morning by heading to Serengeti via Ngorongoro Conservation Area. Pass at Olduvai Gorge for a few hours tour before proceeding to Serengeti. The Olduvai Gorge is the site which Dr. Leakey discovered the remaining of the earliest Man famous known as Zinjanthropus. Arrive Serengeti for picnic lunch then continue with the game drive till evening. Dinner and overnight at Seronera Wildlife Lodge

 

Day 5:  Serengeti.
Morning and afternoon game drive in Serengeti plains with the possibility to see all big predators, reptiles and large herds of herbivores including wildebeests. The wildebeest migrations are normally in Serengeti from November to July and the early of August. During this season of the year the game of chasing and killing is not rare to be seen. Meals and overnight at Seronera Wildlife Lodge

 

Day 6: Ngorongoro
Breakfast and then depart for Ngorongoro conservation area. Passing through one of the Maasai boma, enjoy the un-spoilt African culture before proceeding to Ngorongoro crater rim for dinner and dinner and overnight at Rhino Lodge.

 

Day 7:  Ngorongoro Crater.
After breakfast descend the crater wall which measure about 2000fts to the crater floor for a half day crater tour. Picnic lunch will be served in the picnic site on the crater and then ascend the crater wall to the campsite for collection of your luggage and depart for Arusha.  Dinner and overnight Impala Hotel

 

Day 8: Departure day.
After breakfast, depending with your flight schedule we will transfer you to the airport for onward flight to Zanzibar or the international flight back home.

 

Lake Eyasi Safari  Price

 

Package Cost includes:
All park entrance fees & crater fee.
2 airport transfers on the arriving and departing day.
Mineral water 1.5lt per person per day
Salary for a Professional English speaking driver guide
Accommodation in budget camp with three meals a day
Transport on 4WD vehicle with the pop-up roof, which enable you to spot wildlife easier
Accommodation on the arriving and departing date in Arusha town in Bed & breakfast.

 

Package cost excludes:
International flight
Entrance to the Maasai boma
Airport departure tax
Hot and cold drinks
Flying doctors insurance
Tips to the driver/guide and all items of personal nature/use
All items which does not mention in this itinerary

 

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4 Days Lake Eyasi Hadzabe Tribe Tour & Safari

4 Days Lake Eyasi Hadzabe Tribe Tour & Safari

Hadzabe People Lake EyasiLake Eyasi Safari is among Tanzania cultural tours  which give you the chance to experience the culture and traditions of the local people. In this tour you will visit the indigenous Hadzabe people in Lake Eyasi who are the remaining hunterer and gatherer tribe in East Africa. Apart from visiting the Hadzabe people you will also a get a chance to visit the Datoga tribe who also live in the area. Together with this a safari to Lake Manyara, Tarangire and Ngorongoro crater will be offered.

 

Lake Eyasi Safari Itinerary

Day 1: Ausha – Lake Manyara National Park
At 0800 hrs leave Arusha for a Safari to Lake Manyara National Park where you will spend a full day game viewing. Lake Manyara National Park is home to various animals and bird species including the tree climbing lions and the lesser flamingoes. You may also see big herds of buffaloes and Elephants. Dinner and Overnight at Twiga Lodge

Day 2: Lake Manyara – Lake Eyasi
After breakfast departs to Mang’ola area in Eyasi the home to indigenous Hadzabe tribe. The Hadzabe population is about 1000 individual who rely on hunting and gathering of fruits for their survival. Our accommodations are at Kisima Ngeda Tented Camp situated on the shores of Lake Eyasi, with sweeping views toward the Rift.

Day 3: Hadzabe Cultural Tour
Very early morning drive to the dwellings of the famous Hadzabe tribe in the bush for cultural interaction. Join the Hadzabe tribe and go to forage, and during the course of day eat while foraging, and also bring back some honey, fruit, or wild game when available. Get an opportunity to walk with them in their home land of Lake Eyasi and watch the way they hunt or collect honey and insects. Dinner and overnight Kisima Ngeda Camp

Day 4: Drive back to Arusha
After farewell to the village tribesmen; Return back to Arusha visiting Makuyuni/Mto wa Mbu.

Safari Cost Includes
All airport transfers in private car
Transport in a private Safari Vehicle
Services of a professional safari guide
Full board accommodation while on safari
All wildlife reserve entry fees
All accommodation as notes in tour program

Safari Cost Excludes
International airfare & flights
All items of a personal nature
Gratuities for safari guide and camp staff
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Alcoholic and non-alcoholic drinks and beverages in lodges

 

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Cave Drawings Kondoa Irangi Tour and Wildlife Safari-7days

Cave Drawings Kondoa Irangi Tour and Wildlife Safari-7days

cave paintingsCave drawings tour in Kondoa Irangi and the wildlife safari to Lake manyara, Ngorongoro Crater and Tarangire National Park. This tour gives you the opportunity to explore both Tanzania wildlife and the culture.

Cave Drawings in Kondoa Irangi Tour Itinerary

Day 1: Arrive to Arusha.
Upon your arrival at Kilimanjaro International airport youu will be met and transfer to Arusha town for overnight at Arusha Tourist Inn or other hotel of the same standards.

Day 2: Leave Arusha for Lake Manyara
Leave Arusha for Lake Manyara National park at 08:00 am with packed lunch. Upon the arrival proceed with the game viewing till evening. Lake Manyara is the home to a variety of wild animals including the tree climbing lions.
Dinner and Overnight Twiga Campsite & Lodge.

Day 3: Ngorongoro Crater Tour.
Early morning breakfast and depart to Ngorongoro Conservation Area for a full day ngorongoro crater tour. Enjoy the magnificent view of the crater and its wildlife. Picnic lunch on the crater floor. Afternoon drive out back to Mto wa Mbu area for Dinner and overnight at Twiga Campsite.

Day 4: Kondoa Irangi
Depart Lake Manyara area for Kondoa Irangi at 8:00 am with as short stop for lunch at Babati town. Arrive Kondoa in the late afternoon for dinner and overnight at New Geneva Hotel / Dudu rest house.

Day 5: Kondoa Irangi cave paintings Tour
Breakfast in your hotel then leave for Mangoni cave painting sites at 09:00 am, either picnic lunch or hot Lunch, at 14:30hrs start again for Pahi sites.
Dinner and overnight New Geneva hotel/ Dudu rest house.

Day 6: Kondoa Irangi Tour
Depart for cave paintings at Thawi sites at 09:00 am, hot lunch at 14:30hrs continue to Kondoa cave paintings sites.
Dinner and overnight in the hotel/Dudu rest house

Day 7: Kondoa Irangi -Arusha
Leave Kondoa to Arusha via Babati town where you will stop for lunch. After lunch proceed with the journey to Arusha where you will be dropped at the hotel or airport for your flight back home.

Tour Cost

Tour Cost Includes:
Airport transfer on the arriving and departing date.
BB accommodation in Dodoma
Return Transport from Dar-Dodoma-Kondoa.
Full board accommodation at Kondoa
Entrances to all sites
Fee for a professional driver guide & local guide
Pure natural water 1.5 liter per person per day

Tour Cost Excludes:
Meals at Babati on the transit days
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Rock Art Kondoa Irangi and Tarangire Safari – 5 days

Rock Art Kondoa Irangi and Tarangire Safari – 5 days

Rock Art Kondoa Irangi and Tarangire Safari – 5 days

Rock Art in Kondoa Irangi has spectacular collection of images from over 150 shelters many with a very high artistic value. The art rock display sequences that provide a unique testimony to the changing socio-economic base of the area from hunter-gather to agro-pastoralist societies. They also provide the testimony on the beliefs and ideas associated with them. Some of the shelters are still considered to have ritual associations with the peoples who live nearby.

Rock Art Kondoa Irangi Tour Program

 

Day 1: Arusha to Ngorongoro Crater

Pick up from the hotel in Arusha at 06:00 am for the journey of 190 km to Ngorongoro Crater. As you arrive drive down the crater rim to the crater floor for a half day tour. The crater is home to many animals include the BIG FIVE (lion, elephants, black rhino, buffalo and leopard). Picnic lunch will be served at crater floor and after that will proceed with game drive before ascend the crater rim and back to Mto wa Mbu area for dinner and overnight at Twiga Lodge

 

Day 2: Tarangire National Park

Breakfast in the hotel and leave for Tarangire National Park with packed lunch for game drive. Tarangire is fame for its large herds of elephants, buffaloes and the tree climbing pythons. During the dry season game drive is conducted along the banks of Tarangire Rivers which is only main source to the park. At this time you can easily spot predators chasing and killing their prey. Dinner and overnight at Lodge

 

Day 3: Tarangire to Kondoa Irangi

Early breakfast at the lodge, departs to Kolo area in Kondoa for a full day tour to explore the ancient rock art.  The tour will start by visiting the Mongoni hill where you will see 3 sites B1, B2, and B3. The ancient rock art depict scenery of tribe life including ceremony, dancing and hunting. These Kondoa Irangi ancient rock arts are believed to be dated over 10000 years back. Picnic lunch will be served right at the area and after that you will drive to Pahi site to see more rock arts and paintings. At Pahi you will see the black and white paintings, symbolic art the work an early cattle keeper’s and farmers. In the evening you will drive to Kondoa town for overnight.

 

Day 4: Kondoa Irangi rock art

Today you will proceed with the rock art tour to Thawi sites which is located about 15 km northwest of Kolo and it has the overall collection of rock art in Kondoa. From Thawi you will proceed to Kandaga rock art sites. Late afternoon you will drive back to Kondoa town for overnight.

 

Day 5: Kondoa – Arusha

At 08:00 am, Start the journey back to Arusha with a short stop for lunch at Babati. After lunch proceed to with the journey to Arusha. Depends with your schedule we can transfer you to Kilimanjaro International Airport for the onward flight back home.

End of the Rock Art Kondoa Irangi Tour.

Rock Art Tour Price

US $ 

Rock Art Tour Cost  Includes:
Airport transfer on the arriving and departing date.
BB accommodation in Arusha
Transport in a 4 WD safari vehicle with an open roof.
Full board accommodation at Kondoa
Entrances to all rock art sites
Fee for a professional driver guide & local guide
Pure natural water 1.5 liter per person per day

Tour Cost Excludes:
Meals at Babati on the transit days
Any kind of drinks at the lodges
Airport departure tax
flying doctors insurance

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Rock Paintings Kondoa Irangi Tanzania – 5 Days

Rock Paintings Kondoa Irangi Tanzania – 5 Days

Rock Paintings Kondoa

Rock Paintings in Kondoa Irangi contains one of the world’s finest collections of prehistoric drawings. The site has an estimated 1600 individual paintings at almost two hundred different sites. The most accessible cave paintings are in the Irangi Hills north of Kondoa. The most recent date from just a century or two ago, but the oldest are estimated to be between 19,000 and 30,000 years old, ranking them among the world’s most ancient examples of human artistic expression.

 

 

Rock Paintings Tour Program

 

Day 1: Dar es Salaam.
Arrive Dar es Salaam International Airport met and transferred to the hotel for overnight.

 

Day 2: Dar es Salaam Dodoma
Transfer to the Dar es Salaam bus terminal for a bus to Dodoma which departs at 08:00 am and arrive Dodoma in the Afternoon. Upon your arrival in Dodoma you will be met and transfer to St Gasper Hotel for check in. Afternoon at leisure overnight in the hotel.

 

Day 3: Kondoa Irangi Pahi site
Breakfast in the hotel then leave for Kondoa at 08:00 am. Arrive Kondoa in the late morning hours for check in and luch in the guest house. Afternoon visit the rock paintings site at pahi till evening. Dinner and overnight New Geneva hotel/ Dudu rest house.

 

Day 4: Kondoa Irangi Thawi Sites
Today proceed with the rock paintings visit to Thawi sites at 09:00 am, hot lunch at 14:30hrs and afternoon proceed to Kandaga sites.
Dinner and overnight in the hotel/Dudu rest house

 

Day 5: Kondoa – Dar es Salaam
At 07:00 am, leave Kondoa to Dar es Salaam via Dodoma and short stop for lunch in Morogoro. Arrive Dar es Salaam in the late afternoon where you be dropped in the hotel or airportyou’re your onward flight back home.

 

Tour Cost Includes:
Airport transfer on the arriving and departing date.
BB accommodation in Dodoma
Return Transport from Dar-Dodoma-Kondoa.
Full board accommodation at Kondoa
Entrances to all sites
Fee for a professional driver guide & local guide
Pure natural water 1.5 liter per person per day

 

Tour Cost Excludes:
Meals at Babati on the transit days
Any kind of drinks at the lodges
Airport departure tax
flying doctors insurance

 

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