6 days wedding and honeymoon in the Serengeti & Ngorongoro crater
Wedding in the Serengeti and Ngorongoro Crater is exceptional and private...we take care from pre-wedding planning to the honeymoon, the occasions require less stress in planning.
Wedding and honeymoon safari in the Serengeti and Ngorongoro Crater includes the following:-
locations in secluded,
private yet secure luxury tented lodge,
with bush candlelit dinners in the evening where couples can enjoy wilderness and romantic moments.
This unique 6-day wedding/honeymoon safari aimed to provide the best of romantic adventure in 4 nights at Serengeti Serena Safari Lodge and 1 night at Ngorongoro Serena Safari Lodge.
Experienced safari guide takes couple on game viewing with a 4x4 private safari vehicle with pop up roof for easy game viewing and guaranteed window seat.
Below is the itinerary for wedding and honeymoon in African wildness..
DAY 1: ARRIVE IN ARUSHA, TANZANIA
Arrive in Tanzania via Kilimanjaro International airport.
A Shrike Safaris representative will meet and greet you at the airport and escort you to your tonight’s lodge in Arusha.
DAY 2: ARUSHA | SERENGETI NATIONAL PARK
After early breakfast, we will pick you up at your hotel and get transferred to Arusha airstrip where you will take a local flight to the Serengeti via Seronera airstrip. Our safari guide will meet and greet you at the airport and escort you to Serena Serengeti Safari Lodge while enjoying game viewing on your way. Arrive at your luxury lodge, check in and refuel with a champaign that’s ready and waiting for you! You will meet your your wedding planner and locals who will accompany you on your wedding.
DAY 3: EARLY MORNING GAME VIEWING | WEDDING DAY
Rise early and enjoy a hot drink at the lodge before meeting your driver for a sunrise Big Five game drive. The early hours of the morning are best for spotting the more elusive of Serengeti's wild animals. Watch the bush come alive as the park’s predators finish their nighttime hunting and gazelles and antelopes head to the river to drink. Have your camera ready to capture photos of Serengeti’s rare birdlife as you pass alongside the Seronera River, and marvel at the untamed open plains, where zebras and wildebeest roam wild. Return to your lodge for a late breakfast and relax at leisure until afternoon when your wedding will be conducted, an authentic Maasai ceremony accompanied by Maasai warriors and dancers as well as local chief to bless the ceremony, and a traditional wedding dance or singing display.
WE WILL TAKE CARE OF THE FOLLOWING:-
-Professional wedding planner, who will arrange all the details of the service.
-Meet and greet at the lodge, or at the airstrip with chilled ‘bubbly’ ready to serve.
-Beautiful luxury lodge room, with fruit, flowers and wine welcome.
-Manicure, pedicure and hair-styling for her, hair-care for him.
-Wedding bouquet, button-hole, and flowers for her hair.
-A magical ceremony in the bush, by the pool or in the grounds.
-Bubbly toast and cutting of your tailor-made cake.
-Wedding photographs (72 presented in a special album)
-Candle-lit dinner for two.
-Honeymoon breakfast for two – served to five-star standard with ‘bubbly’.
-The wedding banque
-A themed wedding cake of choice
-Local wines and soft drinks
-Table decorations to match the bridal theme
-Pre-wedding massage for bride and groom
-Accommodation for the bridal party
Full name, address, occupation and religion/belief
A letter from legal organization (church, lawyer, doctor or civil registrar from their country) confirming that both parties are not married or if divorced, original proof of the degree of absolute
Original death certificate in the case of a widow/widower
Original proof if name changed by deed poll
Under 18 years, evidence of consent of parents is required in the form of affidavit by a notary public.
DAY 4: SERENGETI | HOT-AIR BALLOON SAFARI
Depart very early in the morning for hot air balloon safari, which starts before breakfast at dawn and ends with champagne breakfast. Later driver back to the lodge for leisure and relaxing.
DAY 5: SERENGETI | NGORONGORO HIGHLAND
Depart at 7.30am to Ngorongoro highland via the endless plains of the Serengeti. Do game viewing while heading to your lodge located at the rim of the crater. Enjoy hot lunch and spend the rest of the day at the lodge
DAY 6: NGORONGORO CRATER | DRIVE TO ARUSHA
This day you will descend down the crater and enjoy half day game viewing in the Crater, this is the only place in Africa where it is easy to spot the BIG 5! Search out for the rarel seen black rhino and large prides of lion! Later on descend and drive back to Arusha to connect with your International flight back home or to your next destination
Safari Wedding with Hot Air Balloon ride over Serengeti
Maasai Style Wedding with traditional authentic Maasai ceremony.
The price per couple i.e bride and groom
50% of total cost to be paid at least 3 month prior arrival and outstanding to be cleared upon arrival in Arusha...
-All park entrance fees
-All transfers and Pick up
-The services of our knowledgeable English speaking safari guide
-Local flight from Arusha to Serengeti National park
-All Meals from start to completion
-Game drives as per itinerary
-4WD private Safari vehicle with a roof hatch that ‘pops up’ to enable easy viewing and photography
-Guaranteed window seat
-Accommodation at the specified lodges as per the itinerary
-Complementary bottled water while on game viewing.
Not included in the cost:-
-Visa ($ 100 available at the airport upon arrival)
- International flights
-Items of a personal nature e.g. laundry and tips
-Anything not mentioned on the itinerary