7 Days Tanzania Highlights Safari
This amazing safari hits a great deal of the highlights of Tanzania's parks, including a few days in the world-famous Serengeti.
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7 Days Tanzania Highlights Safari | Full Safari Itinerary
Day 1 | Arrival Arusha - Ngorongoro
Pick up from 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. Dinner and overnight at the camp/lodge
Day 2 | Ngorongoro Crater
After breakfast descend into the crater floor for a full day with picnic lunch at the beautiful hippo pool. The Ngorongoro Crater is the world’s largest volcanic caldera with a massive floor of about 260 sq kms with a depth of over 2000 feet, full of grassland, forest and swamp. The permanent water of the crater floor supports a resident population of more than 25,000 large mammals which includes wildebeest, zebra, buffalo, eland, warthog, baboons, wallowing hippo, waterbuck, African elephants, lions, hyenas, jackals, cheetahs and the ever-elusive leopard… even the rare black rhino finds shelter here. Dinner and overnight at the camp/lodge
Day 3 | Serengeti
After breakfast we will depart Ngorongoro Crater with lunch boxes to Serengeti National Park via Olduvai Gorge, the site of Leakey’s famous discovery of fossils for human and animal ancestors dating back to almost two million years. Afternoon game drive in the endless plains of Serengeti with a big chance to see the big cats in the world (cheetahs, lions, leopards, etc), elephants, the great herds of wildebeest, zebras. Dinner and overnight at the camp/lodge.
Day 4 | Serengeti
Today you will wake up with sights, sounds and smells of Africa all around you, and ahead is a full day of adventure in the world’s most famous national park. After breakfast, we start today with the morning section of our game drive in Serengeti National Park, marveling at the stunning scenery, ever changing light and always entertaining wildlife. After our picnic lunch, we set off again, searching for wildlife in this awe-inspiring park. Dinner and overnight at the camp/lodge
Day 5 | Lake Manyara
After breakfast, with en-route game drives you will leave the plains of the Serengeti National Park and travel to Lake Manyara National Park for afternoon game drive exploring the stunning landscape of the park, looking for wildlife on the plains, in the acacia woodlands and by the shores of the shallow alkaline lake. Lake Manyara National Park is a bird watcher’s paradise where over 400 species of birds recorded here, including flamingo, pelican, sacred ibis, grebe and stork. Manyara is also known for its numerous troops of baboons and blue monkeys buffalo, elephant, giraffe, impala, hippo, large variety of smaller animals, and of course: the very elusive tree-climbing lions. Dinner and overnight at the camp/lodge
Day 6 | Tarangire
After breakfast we will depart Lake Manyara National Park to Tarangire National Park for a full day game drive with picnic lunches. Tarangire National Park is Tanzania’s third largest National park is known for its majestic baobab trees that dot the landscape, dwarfing the animals that feed beneath them. Animals concentrate along the Tarangire River, which provides the only permanent water supply in the area. The park is famous for some of the largest herds of elephants in Africa. Here you may see lion, leopard, cheetah, lesser kudu, buffalo, Oryx, eland, giraffe and zebra. Dinner and overnight at the camp/lodge
Day 7 | Departure - Kilimanjaro Airport
After breakfast drive back to Arusha for hot lunch and then you will be transferred to the Airport for your flight.