This tour begins and Ends in Arusha, this is a wildlife safari tour that takes to the main four tourist attractions of Tanzania. These include Ngorongoro conservation Area and the Ngorongoro crater, Lake Manyara, Tarangire as well as Serengeti National parks. All these parks will offer you a safari experience of the northern Tanzanian circuit.
The tour will take you to Lake Manyara which is one of Tanzania’s dramatically located wildlife area that consists of a shallow and a huge soda lake that is located at the foot of the Great Rift Valley. The size of this park makes it possible for a one day game viewing and it’s famous for the tree climbing lions. The tour will also take you to Serengeti national Park with the massive wilderness of over 14500 sqkm where every day brings new adventure as well as a new land scape. The same safari will take you to Ngorongoro crater as well as the Ngorongoro conservation Area in Tanzania, this one features one of the highest concentration of game as well as a large population of carnivores and predators in Africa. In these parks, you will witness the amazing African Wildlife species. This Tanzania tour will finally take you to Tarangire national park which has the greatest concentration of the game in Tanzania.
Day 1 Arusha / Tarangire
Your safari begins with a drive to Tarangire National Park, well known for its huge herds of elephant and buffalo, as well as lion, cheetah and leopard. Your driver/guide is an experienced wildlife expert whose knowledge and ability to spot the animals and birds will astound you. Afternoon game drive.
Dinner and Overnight: – Tarangire Camp / Lodge
Day 2 Tarangire / Ngorongoro
Morning game viewing, before you travel to Gibbs Farm for a delicious farmhouse lunch. In the afternoon continue to Ngorongoro Crater for your stay at Ngorongoro.
Dinner and Overnight: – Ngorongoro Lodge
Day 3 Ngorongoro
The Ngorongoro Crater is the world’s largest intact caldera (collapsed volcano). Today we descend the 2,000 feet into the crater by a 4-wheel drive vehicle for a half day safari. Over 30,000 animals live within this enormous natural bowl, the most densely packed concentration of wildlife in Africa. You should see wildebeest, elephant, lion, dik-dik, and wart-hog, whilst on the lakeside there are pelican, ibis and flamingo. In the afternoon we stretch our legs with a short walk to a local Masai village.
Dinner and Overnight:- Ngorongoro Lodge
Day 4 Ngorongoro / Serengeti
After breakfast you will proceed to Serengeti – Visit Olduvai Gorge, where Professor Louis Leakey discovered some of the earliest evidence of human existence in the 1950s. Continue to Serengeti National Park.
Dinner and Overnight:- Serengeti Lodge
Day 5 Serengeti
The Masai word Serengeti means ‘endless plains’, a perfect description of this magnificent area of over 6,000 square miles. The variety of wildlife in the Serengeti is endless, and on your game drives today you should see the ‘Big Five’ (lion, leopard, buffalo, elephant and rhino) as well as huge herds of zebra and wildebeest.
Dinner and Overnight:- Serengeti Lodge
Day 6 Serengeti / Manyara
Morning drive to Lake Manyara in the Great Rift Valley. In the afternoon there will be a game drive, when you may be lucky enough to catch a glimpse of Manyara’s famous tree climbing lions.
Dinner and Overnight:- Manyara Lodge
Day 7 Manyara / Arusha
After breakfast you will drive to Arusha for lunch
What is the type of clothing I should pack?
Due to our favorable climate conditions, visitors to the East African region are encouraged to travel with clothing that suit moderate temperatures. It is not hot or too cold. Our terrain is sloppy so bring comfortable shoes. Things like jewelry leave behind because it might get lost in the wilderness and will be difficult to retrieve them.
Will I get information in advance concerning the places I will visit, people to meet and the type of wildlife to watch?
Yes, upon confirmation of your trip we will send to you detailed information about the local culture, flora and fauna, our safari etiquette, etc.
Is passport part of the requirement needed to visit East Africa safaris?
Definitely, it is necessary for any traveler visiting Kenya or Tanzania. The passport should be valid for at least 6 months.