6 day safari- Lake Manyara to Serengeti Plains to Ngorongoro Crater and lastly to Tarangire National Park.
This type of Africa safari and travel package is adapted for tourists with many days to get a longer Tanzania safari or holiday tours. It exclusively comprises of the Tarangire National Park, Ngorongoro crater, Serengeti and is exclusively made to give you a total Tanzanian northern circuit safari experience within a significantly reduced time.
This safari excursion will have a day at the small Lake Manyara National Park using its prominent tree climbing lions and also the significant soda lake, situated at the foot of the Great Rift Valley’s western cliff. Another attraction is Serengeti for large numbers of lion prides, wildebeests, lizards and also snakes. Get ready for the annual wildebeest migration while here. Ngorongoro crater’s abundant wild animals are yet another attraction to see before you decide to proceed for Tarangire National Park for untouched wild magnificence.
This travel and tour package is usually revised and then customized to the needs of your guest for instance, with temporary changes, animal migrations, schedules and also other personal preferences. Lodging alternatives are definitely within the package and particularly affect the travel as well as safari costs. Contact us immediately, if you should need any more assistance and also details regarding this safari package.
Day 1 – Arusha – Lake Manyara
Beginning the trip from Arusha, journey west to Lake Manyara National Park with your tour guide. Have the delicious lunch served by your lodge upon arrival. A special afternoon game drive comes after for the park set at the foot of the western rift valley escarpment. There is plenty of wildlife that you come across especially herds of elephants, tree climbing lions and also the many birds nesting around the shallow algae growing lake. Overnight at Lake Manyara Serena Lodge.
Day 2 – Lake Manyara – Serengeti Plains
Shortly after breakfast, go to the Serengeti National Park, going through the breathtaking Karatu farmlands and the Ngorongoro Conservation Area. The gates of the enormous Serengeti Park are after that exposed to experience the vast game park that has stayed an whole habitat for several years. To the south on the park is Seronera river, a primary habitat in the park having large concentrations of lions, elephant herds, buffalos, crocodiles by the river bank and also birds around the fringing riverside woodlands. This river is still a valuable source of water and is crowded in the dry season with several animals. Lunch is often enjoyed a picnic site in large umbrella trees or on top of a Kopje. Accommodation at Serengeti Sopa Lodge. Alternatively at Mapito Tented Camp if you wish to stay at a safari camp.
Day 3 – Serengeti Plains
An early morning game drive or if you wish and at an extra cost; Meet the African morning in a Hot air balloon flight above the large plains, watch animals by a uncommon eagle’s sight and relish the wonderful landscape and tiny villages down. This Hot Air Balloon safari must be reserved in advance.
Breakfast is actually accompanied by the game drive into Sogore River circuit that leads through the park, south of Seronera River, towards the Maasai kopjes during the afternoon, common with sights with lions, leopards, gazelles, cheetah, snakes plus the ostrich among others.
You can visit the Visitor’s centre located near the Seronera Lodge for a few cold refreshments, curios as well as souvenirs and more. Have your picnic lunch below an acacia tree umbrella. Overnight at Serengeti Sopa Lodge or at Mapito Tented Camp in Ikoma area just outside the Serengeti National Park.
Day 4 – Serengeti Plains – Ngorongoro crater
After breakfast, travel to Ngorongoro Conservation area, visiting the renowned Olduvai Gorge then you become part of Dr. Leakey’s archaeological findings of the first man and human evolution. There after you will drive to the 610m deep volcanic caldera that hosts a vast range of wildlife; this includes herds of wildebeest, zebra, buffalo, eland, warthog, hippo, in addition to enormous groups of elephants. This park at the same time has a dense population of predators, such as lions, hyenas, jackals, cheetahs and leopard. Go to Lake Makat, a significant however low Soda Lake around the southwestern area, with numerous flamingos, hippos and other wild birds. Eat Dinner and overnight accommodation at Ngorongoro Sopa Lodge or another lodge/tented per the standard in addition to tastes. There are several alternatives to look at.
Day 5 – Ngorongoro Crater – Tarangire National Park
Day five starts with breakfast and soon after head to Tarangire national park, located at the sides of Tarangire river. Check the vast undergrowth, the large baobab trees, swamps as well as acacia woodland, hosting the acrobatic Colobus monkeys, giraffes, gazelles, zebras, elephant herds and many others. Immediately after a picnic lunch there’s an afternoon game drive. Make the trip during the time of the Tarangire local migrations and even you will find much more than you could expect to see for the game drive. Dinner and lodging in Tarangire Osupuko Lodge.
Day 6 – Tarangire National Park – Arusha
Have a morning game drive in the Tarangire National Park, then breakfast at the lodge. Drive back to Arusha for your lunch and then transfer to Kilimanjaro International Airport for the departure flights.