Luxury TANZANIA PHOTO SAFARI  February 09-23, 2021  

Guest Price

    $13,995 USD

               Per person double occupancy

               International economy airfare                      INCLUDED

 

Single Supplement Optional

    $1,200 USD

 

Deposit

    $3,500 USD due at time of booking

 

Guest Limit

    10 Guest Maximum

 

Registration Deadline 

    90 Days before departure    

This price is inclusive of Round Trip Airfare from USA gateway city.

Safari Pricing Info

Tanzania ranks extremely high among the world's great areas for large mammal photography - and its potential for bird photography is exceptional. With eleven shooting days, this exciting photo safari takes place in the Greater Serengeti, the spectacular Ngorongoro Crater, and the superlative Ndutu area.

                             Our 4x4 Land Cruisers

About the Safari

M&M Guide Photographers

    Mike Gulbraa

Guest Pro Photographer

    Jeff Cable

Tour Leader

Included

  • International RT economy airfare from USA gateway city

  • All airport transfers

  • Internal airfare 

  • Tour program & services described

  • Local Experienced English-speaking game guides

  • Twin-shared luxury accommodations

  • All meals

  • Mineral water during the game drives

  • Park admission fees

  • Transportation in exclusive use 4x4 Toyota Land Cruisers with each client having his/her own row.

 

Not Included

  • Tips to safari drivers/guides

  • Meals outside of those specified in the itinerary

  • Passport and visa fees

  • Airport taxes

  • Additional drinks and other personal expenses (alcoholic drinks, laundry, phone calls etc.)

 

Tour Highlights

  • Abundant wildlife

  • Elephants in Tarangire

  • Ngorongoro Crater

  • Ndutu area

  • Serengeti National Park

 

Accommodations
Safari Itinerary

February 2021

     9th - Depart home for travel to Tanzania

     10th - Arriive Kilimanjaro International - Overnight at Rivertrees Country Inn
     11th & 12th - Tarangire NP - Tarangire Ndovu Tented Lodge
     13th - Ngorongoro Crater - Ngorongoro Sopa Lodge
     14th - 16th - Ndutu/Southwest Serengeti Lake Masek Tented Lodge
     17th - 19th - Central Serengeti - Ehlane Plains Camp
     20th - 21st - Karatu - Ngorongoro Coffee Lodge
     22nd - Day rooms at Rivertrees Country Inn until flights depart

     23rd - Arrive home

Helpful Info

What To Take  (These are only suggestions, they are NOT required!)

Our list of Recommended Gear for your Photo Tour

·       2 camera bodies—the same manufacturer that will fit all your lenses

·       Camera battery charger and cords

·       CompactFlash/SD Cards (bring as much memory as possible. At least 40 gigs)

·       Card Reader for file transfer

·       External hard drives for back up (we recommend a minimum of a 500GB drive)

·       Black Rapid camera strap

·       Extra batteries (lots!)—best packed in checked luggage even when traveling abroad

·       Lenses (Depending on the tour) Medium telephoto, Fixed, Wide angle & Macro lens that give you a wide range

          of length. 10mm to 500mm if possible

·       1.4x  or 2x teleconverter for the telephoto—same brand as lens

·       Tripod and head

·       Flash—strobe with automatic TTL fill flash capabilities or Reflector

·       Photo backpack

·       Lens cloth and cleaning fluid

·       Blower ball for dust

·       Circular polarizing filter

·       Grad ND filters

·       Rain sleeve for camera and lens

·       Cable or electronic shutter release

·       Laptop computer (travel size such as a netbook)

·       Current version of Photoshop or Lightroom

·       International power adapter

·       Multiple plug power strip & adaptor to gain electric outlets in your room for simultaneous downloading & recharging

·       Sensor cleaning supplies

 

 

GUESTS SHOULD PACK LIGHT.  YOU MAY BE EXPECTED TO CARRY, ROLL, SCHLEP, AND/OR OTHERWISE TRANSPORT YOUR OWN BAGS AT ALL TIMES AND IN ALL PLACES ON THIS TRIP.  LAUNDRY SERVICES ARE ALWAYS AVAILABLE.  M&M RULE OF THUMB IS ONE BAG FOR CAMERA GEAR AND ONE 20-22"" ROLLER FOR YOUR CLOTHES AND TOILETRIES.  INVEST IN A TRAVEL TRIPOD - BENRO HAS MANY OPTIONS AVAILABLE.  MEDICAL DEVICES SUCH AS CPAP MACHINES ARE EXCLUDED FROM THIS RECOMMENDATION.  PACKING LIGHT WILL MAKE YOUR TRIP MUCH MORE ENJOYABLE.

 

 

Tour Difficulty = Moderate due to bumpy/rough ride in safari vehicles and time outside

Easy = less than 2 miles walking/day and little climbing; Moderate = up to 5 miles walking per day with some climbing; Strenuous = more than 5 miles/day of walking and several climbing/hills/rough terrain expected.  You should know your health and ability to carry your gear in hot, cold, humid, and dry conditions and be able to walk 5 miles or more per day and make climbs in elevation of up to 1000 feet in gain and be OK climbing many steps or steep terrain.

 

 

Cancellation Policy

Pursuant to Clause 2 under Enrollment: If you need to cancel within a stated refund period, M&M Photo Tours, Inc. may allow you to apply all monies paid to a future trip, within 12 months.  We must receive written notification (E-mail is accepted) of your cancellation and your desire to apply the funds to a future trip.

 

We REQUIRE you to purchase trip cancellation insurance for this trip because we adhere to our cancellation policy. The purchase of comprehensive evacuation travel insurance covering baggage, accident/life and trip cancellation is REQUIRED for this trip.  M&M Photo Tours, Inc. reserves the right to cancel any trip/tour/group due to insufficient registration at any time.  In the even of such cancellation, those with reservations shall be notified as soon as possible and a full refund of trip payment will be given.  It is agreed by registering for any M&M Photo Tours, Inc. tour that M&M Photo Tours, Inc.   assumes no responsibility for refund or additional expenses incurred in preparation for a trip.

 

Travel Insurance

Travel Insurance is REQUIRED for this trip.  We recommend www.insuremytrip.com

 

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