This another safari that takes in the most dramatic highlights of Tanzania, from the striking landscapes of Lake Manyara to the endless plains of the Serengeti and the wonderful views of the Ngorongoro Crater. Watch out for the famous tree climbing lions and admire endless flocks of flamingos on the shores of Lake Manyara. Discover the abundant resident wildlife of the Serengeti or experience the massed game of the annual Great Migration, with its thundering herds of zebra and wildebeest. Marvel at the breathtaking beauty of the world’s largest intact caldera at the Ngorongoro Crater.
Day 01: Arusha – Lake Manyara National Park
Pick up at the hotel after then drive to Lake Manyara national park. Lunch at a campsite then proceed for afternoon game drive. Dinner and overnight at Lodge/Campsite. The Lake Manyara National park is serene and beautiful with main attractions of a rich bird life, tree-climbing lions, its elephants, and hippos that you can see at closer range than most other places. Lake Manyara is an alkaline lake and at certain times of the year hosts thousands of flamingos and a diversity of other bird life. Although it is one of the smallest parks, its vegetation is so diverse enabling it to host a variety of wildlife habitats.
Day 02: Lake Manyara National Park– Serengeti National Park
After breakfast depart for Serengeti passing through Olduvai Gorge the archeological site of Leakey’s family. Dinner and overnight at Lodge/ Campsite.
Day 03: Serengeti National Park
A full day with morning and afternoon game drives to explore the endless plains of the Serengeti National Park. Dinner and overnight at Lodge/Campsite.
Serengeti is easily Tanzania’s most famous national park, and it’s also the largest, at 14,763 square kilometres of protected area that borders Kenya’s Masai Mara Game Park It is the Migration for which Serengeti is perhaps most famous. Over a million wildebeest and about 200,000 zebras flow south from the northern hills to the southern plains for the short rains every October and November, and then swirl west and north after the long rains in April, May and June. So strong is the ancient instinct to move that no drought, gorge or crocodile infested river can hold them back. The Wildebeest travel through a variety of parks, reserves and protected areas and through a variety of habitat. Join us to explore the different forms of vegetation and landscapes of the Serengeti ecosystem and meet some of their most fascinating inhabitants.
Day 04: Serengeti – Ngorongoro Crater
Early morning game drive and return to the Lodge/ Camp for breakfast and after breakfast departs to the world heritage site Ngorongoro, one of the natural wonders of the world as you view game, having a relaxed evening at the Lodge/Campsite. Dinner and overnight at Lodge/ Campsite.
Day 05: Ngorongoro Crater
Early morning breakfast then descend to the crater with picnic lunch for a full day crater tour, you will be taken 2000ft down the crater by a 4wheel drive vehicle. Explore the crater before ascending back to the Lodge/Campsite for overnight stay the Lodge/ Campsite outside Ngorongoro Conservation area. The Ngorongoro crater is the world’s biggest whole volcanic caldera at 8300 sq km and is arguably the most stunning arena. It is frequently described as one of the wonders of the world, not only because of its geological magnificence, but also because it serves as an extraordinary natural sanctuary for some of Africa’s largest populations of large mammals. Ngorongoro and other freestanding mountains are volcanic in origin, formed during the fracturing process that created the Rift valley 15 to 20 million years ago. When it peaked in size 3 million years ago it was a similar height to Mt. Kilimanjaro today.
Day 06: Ngorongoro Crater – Tarangire National Park
After breakfast leisurely drive to Tarangire national park. Afternoon game drives followed by dinner and overnight stay at Lodge/Campsite.
This National Park, gazetted in 1970, is 118km away from Arusha town, which covers an area off 2600sq km that’s about 1600 miles and derives its name from the Tarangire River that flows through the center of the park. The river flows from south to north/northwest and empties its water in Lake Burunge. An exceptional collection of “Acacia tortilis” and baobab trees has become synonymous with the name Tarangire National Park. The best time to visit Tarangire National Park to view the wildlife is in dry season, from June-October.
Day 07: Tarangire National Park – Arusha
Early morning game drives at the Tarangire taking pictures of the sunrise behind the big baobab tree then return to the Lodge/ Camp for breakfast/brunch then drive to Arusha where the safari ends. Overnight stay at the Hotel in Arusha or transfer to the airport for further destination.
Price starts from per person
Lodge Safari USD$2640.00
Camping Safari USD$1680.00
Maximum pax 4 – 6