I'm planning our first safari in africa and we're planning to spend 8 days in Tanzania and then leave for Uganda. Here is a suggested itinerary for our trip. I would love to hear your ideas and suggestions on it.
day 1: leave Arusha for Tarangire National Park - Overnight at Naitolia Camp
day 2: Walk with the Masai on the lake and leave for Ngorongoro Highlands and the crater - Overnight at Rhino Lodge
day 3: Leave for Serengeti - Overnight in tented camp
day 4: Game drive in serengeti - Overnights in tented camp
day 5: Game viewing in Serengeti, along the Grumeti River - Overnight at Speke Lodge
day 6: Wasukuma villages, ride in a dug out canoe and drive along the lakeshore to Mwanza
day 7: explore Mwanza - Leave Mwanza for Port Bell in Uganda (overnight ferry)