Serengeti and Ngorongoro Safari Holiday 6 days
This 6 Day Tour to Ngorongoro crater, Lake Manyara Serengeti and Tarangire is perfect for those seeking to relax. You will enjoy the safari in the comfort of a Toyota Land Cruiser/ Land Rovers TDI having roof hatches to offer you unobstructed game viewing. The safari includes park fees, meals, accommodation, a driver or guide that speaks English and meals. The cost per individual changes depending on the number of people!
Day 1 Our safari itinerary will start Arusha.
Safari to Northern Tanzania Serengeti and Ngorongoro
On arrival at Kilimanjaro International Airport, you will be received by our delegate who will transfer you to Ilboru Safari Lodge in Arusha. Have a safari briefing plus an equipment-check in the evening and also confirm whether you have the suitable medical cover plus travel insurance.
Day 2 Safari to Tarangire National Park
Have breakfast in Arusha at East African hotel prior to a safari briefing. From there we proceed to Tarangire National Park where we shall arrive at lunch time and later have an enjoyable afternoon game drive. On return from the game drive, we shall dine and slumber at a Lodge.
Day 3 Safari to Lake Manyara National Park.
Today we shall drive from our lodge and head to the small sized Lake Manyara National Park which is habitat to a diversity of wildlife. Two thirds of the park’s expanse is covered by Lake Manyara. In its background are a verdant water forest, open grasslands adjacent to the lakeshore, a soda lake plus the walls if the Rift valley far beyond. Enjoy a picnic lunch with views of a hot spring, thick woodlands plus steep mountain slopes. The park is a perfect birding destination with over 350 varieties of birds. In addition the park is renowned for its resident tree-climbing-lions. Dine and sleep at a Lodge.
Day 4 Safari to Serengeti National Park.
Today we head to the Olduvai Gorge in the Great Rift Valley also referred to as the “Cradle of Mankind” where the remains of an ancient hominid dating two million years back in time was discovered. From there we shall proceed to the Serengeti National Park to enjoy some of the world’s finest wildlife views. ‘Serengeti’ is a native world meaning ‘endless plains’ and this best describes the 5600 sq mile terrain of the park. Being one among the oldest ecosystems in the world the Serengeti will definitely meet your wildlife expectations. Most prominent bout this park is the annual wildebeest migration that occurs starting May all through to December involving millions and millions of wildebeest, gazelles plus zebras, together with big numbers of hyenas, leopard, jackals, lions and cheetahs which pursue the large herds to prey on them. Dine and slumber at a Lodge.
Day 5 Safari to Ngorongoro Crater
From the Serengeti National Park, we drive to the Ngorongoro Crater. While at the rim of the crater we shall marvel at the caldera and at the various animals at the floor of this wonderful crater. We shall descend into the crater for a closer game view and have a picnic lunch on the floor of this wildlife paradise. Special about the Ngorongoro is that it offers game viewing opportunities all through the year. The wildlife population here is regarded to be permanent since both grazing pastures and water resources are available all year round. After dinner we shall drive back to a Lodge..
Day 6 Arusha to Kilimanjaro International Airport
Transfer to airport for your outbound flight.