Tanzania Retreat Itinerary

Bigger Life Adventures: Discover Abundant Life in Tanzania

October 10-18, 2019

Tentative Itinerary


Guests arrive: October 10, Dar es Salaam

Guests depart: October 18, Arusha (or add on Kilimanjaro or other extension!)


Friday, October 11

Arrival Day in Dar es Salaam (Tanzania’s biggest city and main airport)

Meet at hotel near ferry terminal whenever you arrive

Time to relax and optional group dinner


Saturday, October 12

Breakfast at hotel

9:30am ferry departure from Dar to Zanzibar

Check into Zanzibar Tamani Villas 


Time to swim in the pool, check out the beach, relax

First yoga class - relaxing Yin and Meditation

Welcome dinner!


Sunday, October 13

Morning Vinyasa Flow Yoga and Meditation

Breakfast at Villa

Basic Swahili class (optional)

Stone Town and Spice Market Tour!

Lunch in Stone Town

Afternoon to relax at the villa or explore more

Optional school tour to see the work our giveback partner Tamani Foundation is doing!

Evening Yin Yoga

Dinner at villa!


Monday, October 14

Morning Vinyasa Flow Yoga and Meditation

Breakfast at Villa

Dhow (traditional Swahili fishing boat) boat snorkeling trip!

Lunch on boat trip

Return to villa for beach/pool time

Evening Yin Yoga

Dinner at villa!


Tuesday, October 15

Breakfast at villa

Early pickup from Tamani Villas to go to airport

9am flight from Zanzibar to Arusha (1 hour)

Check in to hotel in Arusha town

Afternoon to explore the market

Evening Yang Yin yoga and introduction to Breathwork Meditation

Dinner at hotel


Wednesday, October 16

Safari 1st day!

Breakfast at hotel

6am pickup at hotel to start safari!

Drive to Serengeti National Park via Ngorongoro Crater National Park

Lunch in transit

12pm We will enter Ngorongoro and start to see animals

4pm, arrive at campsite

Evening grounding Vinyasa flow yoga and breathwork meditation session

Dinner at camp


Thursday, October 17

Safari 2nd day!

Morning Vinyasa Flow Yoga

Breakfast at camp

Full day in Serengeti, lunch included

Educational presentation about the awesome sustainability work our giveback partner Fair Travel is doing

Evening yin yoga and dinner at camp!

Special Full Moon Letting Go Ceremony and Meditation


Friday, October 18

Safari 3rd day!

Morning Vinyasa Flow Yoga

Breakfast at camp

Morning game drive in Serengeti

Lunch included

Afternoon drive to Ngorongoro Conservation Area

Evening yin yoga and dinner at camp

Special farewell dinner and goodbye ceremony

Overnight Simba Camp


Saturday, October 19

Safari 4th and final day :-(

Energizing Vinyasa Flow and Meditation

Early morning game drive through Ngorongoro Crater

6pm, arrive back to Arusha for departing flights (evening flights to many destinations offered from Arusha on KLM) or continuing travel!

Optional group dinner and hotel stay for those staying in Arusha for the night (just ask us if you’d like to add this on!)