6 Days Tanzania Explorer Safari

06 Days
Destinations: Ngorongoro – Serengeti – Lake Manyara – Tarangire
  • Day 1: Arusha - Ngorongoro Crater

    Pick up from your Arusha hotel or Kilimanjaro International Airport or at the border town of Namanga and transfer to Arusha Hotel for lunch then in the afternoon proceed to the renowned Ngorongoro Crater rim, the largest intact caldera in the world. Rest of the day at leisure. Catch a glimpse of the most magnificent sunset views in Africa from the crater rim! Dinner and overnight at camp/lodge. Accommodation options:
    Ngorongoro Farm House or similar (Standard),
    Acacia Lodge, Ngorongoro Serena Lodge or similar (Luxury)

    Meal plan: Lunch, Dinner

  • Day 2: Ngorongoro Crater – Serengeti National Park

    Wake up early morning for breakfast and with our packed lunch descend into the crater floor for a half day Ngorongoro crater game viewing, the world largest and beautiful volcanic caldera, you will find the ‘Big Five’: lion, elephant, buffalo, rhino and leopard. Later ascend the rim departing for Serengeti National Park doubt as the endless open plains. Go on an afternoon game drive in the central part of the Serengeti which offers the biggest concentration of big cats in the world (cheetahs, lions, leopards, etc). Dinner and overnight at camp/lodge. Accommodation options:
    Kati Kati Tented Camp or similar (Standard),
    Serengeti Serena Lodge or similar (Luxury)

    Meal plan: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  • Day 3: Serengeti National Park

    Today you will spend on morning and evening game drives through the Serengeti plains. These vast, seemingly unending plains are inhabited during the migration by enormous herds of wildebeest and zebra. There is a great diversity of wildlife here, including lion, leopard, cheetah, impala, buffalo, and birds and up to ten thousand elephants. Dinner and overnight at camp/lodge. Accommodation options:
    Kati Kati Tented Camp or similar (Standard),
    Serengeti Serena Lodge or similar (Luxury)

    Meal plan: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  • Day 4: Serengeti National Park – Lake Manyara National Park

    After breakfast, with your packed lunch boxes depart Serengeti with a game viewing drive en-route to Lake Manyara nestled at the base of the Great Rift Valley escarpment. OPTIONAL: Stop at the Oldupai Gorge, the site of Leakey’s famous discovery of fossils of human and animal ancestors dating back to almost two million years. Dinner and overnight at camp/lodge. Accommodation options:
    Kirurumu Tented Camp, Manyara Wildlife Hotel (Standard),
    Manyara Serena lodge, Kilimamoja Lodge, Escarpment Luxury Lodge (Luxury)

    Meal plan: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  • Day 5: Manyara National Park – Tarangire National Park

    After breakfast we will venture into morning game drives exploring the stunning landscape of the Lake Manyara National park, which stretches from the base of the dramatic Rift Valley escarpment to its famous soda lake. The park is dramatically marked off by lush green vegetation consisting of tall trees emerging from the groundwater forest, which provides a home to troops of baboons and blue monkeys. Further down, the forest opens up into woodland, grassland and swamps. Further down lies the soda lake itself, where over 350 species of birds, including the lively flamingo, pelican, sacred ibis, grebe and stork, can be viewed. This park is a bird watcher’s paradise! Manyara is also known for its numerous buffalo, elephant, giraffe, impala, hippo, large variety of smaller animals, and of course: the very elusive tree-climbing lions. Later on you will depart for Tarangire National Park. Tarangire is Tanzania's third largest national park and a sanctuary for an unusually large elephant population. Majestic baobab trees are another interesting feature of the park, dwarfing the animals that feed beneath them. Animals concentrate along the Tarangire River, which provides the only permanent water supply in the area. You may catch glimpses of lions, leopards and cheetahs. Dinner and overnight at camp/lodge. Accommodation options:
    Sangaiwe Tented Camp, Tarangire Osupuko Lodge (Standard),
    Tarangire Sopa Lodge, Maramboi Tented Camp, Tarangire Safari Lodge (Luxury)

    Meal plan: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  • Day 6: Tarangire National Park – Arusha

    After breakfast, go on an early morning game viewing drive at the Tarangire National Park and then depart driving back to Arusha arriving in time for lunch at Arusha Hotel and drop off or transfer you at Namanga border control (and connect with our Kenyan Pita representative driver guide) or transfer you to Kilimanjaro International Airport for your departure flight back home

    Meal plan: Breakfast, Lunch

  • Tour inclusions

    • Arusha hotel pick up/drop off
    • Accommodation and meals as per the itinerary
    • Park entry fees
    • Crater fees
    • Camping - camping gears (Tables, Chairs, Tents, Mattresses)
    • Services of a driver/guide
    • Drinking water
    • Game drives as mentioned in the itinerary
    • Allowances for a driver/guide and cook
    • Transportation by a 4wd vehicle with pop up roof for game viewing
    Tour Exclusions
    • Tips
    • Items of personal nature
    • Visa
    • Medical insurance
    • Flights
    • All expenses of personal nature (e.g. drinks, laundry, optional activities, souvenirs etc.)
    • Drinks and any other item not specified above.

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