Map of northern Tanzania (and southern Kenya) showing the places we expect to travel in the 2019 version of the Wildlife and Ecology and East African Ecosystems field course.

Map of northern Tanzania (and southern Kenya) showing the places we expect to travel in the 2019 version of the Wildlife and Ecology and East African Ecosystems field course.

Itinerary

We expect to depart around August 16 or 17 and return about August 31 or September 1.

Here is the general plan for the trip.

17/8 Day 01 Arrival in Moshi. Overnight in Moshi at a hotel.
18/8 Day 02 Morning Orientation Day in Moshi and afternoon in Mweka, 
overnight in Moshi.
19/8 Day 03 Rau Forest visit, overnight in Moshi
20/8 Day 04 Transfer to Arusha and visit to Arusha NP.
21/8 Day 05 Transfer to Tarangire, overnight Roika.
22/8 Day 06 Tarangire NP.
23/8 Day 07 Transfer to Lake Manyara NP and visit to park.
24/8 Day 08 Transfer to Karatu campground and visit to Ngorongoro CA.
25/8 Day 09 Ngorongoro Crater, day 2.
26/8 Day 10 Transfer to Seronera campground in Serengeti.
27/8 Day 11 Full day tour of Serengeti
28/8 Day 12 Serengeti.
29/8 Day 13 Transfer to Karatu.
30/8 Day 14 Empakaai Crater walking tour, overnight at Karatu
31/8 Day 15 Finish field books in Karatu in morning, transfer to the airport.
01/9 Day 16 Arrive home in Canada.

I expect flights will be via Air Canada and partner airlines or KLM. We only work with airlines with safety and maintenance track records that are sufficient to qualify them for landing in major Canadian airports (e.g. Star Alliance members).