Duration: 6 Days
Category: Safari, Northern circuit
Destinations: Ngorongoro, Serengeti
Attraction: Big Five, Cultural Tours, Lions,
Budget Level: Standard
Tour Guides Language: English, Spanish, French, German, Italian,
Start in: Arusha
End in: Arusha
Packing list: Camera with enough zoom and memory space and extra batteries, binoculars, light clothes, safari boot, mosquito repellents, sunhat, sunglasses with ultraviolet radiation filtering etc.
Extra info: Rangers will escort all walking along the wildlife areas.
This tour are the best Safari to Northern Tanzania will involve Serengeti, Ngorongoro and Lake Manyara with a cultural tourism to enable you learn and discover Masai culture.
Day 1: Arrival at the Kilimanjaro and Transfer to Arusha
Arrival in Arusha at the Kilimanjaro International Airport are welcomed by our representative who will usher you into a waiting vehicle and transfer you to impala Hotel in Arusha. Our representative will have a short safari briefing session with you at the lodge and leave you to relax and have dinner
Day 2: Drive from Arusha to Lake Manyara
We depart at 08:30 from your hotel proceeds to Lake Manyara National Park. Although small in size, this park is one of the most diverse reserves in the country. Lake Manyara covers two thirds of the park. At the backdrop is the wall of the Great Rift Valley, before which lies the ground water forest, areas of open grassland near the lake foreshore, and the Soda Lake. We enjoy a picnic lunch in this area, which consists of open grassy areas, hot springs, dense woodlands and steep mountainsides. Lake Manyara National Park is a birding paradise that has more than 350 species of bird. The park is also famed for its unique and elusive tree- climbing lions. In the evening drive back to like manyara wildlife lodge for dinner and overnight.
Day 3: Game Drive through Olduvai Gorge Serengeti
After breakfast depart 07:30 for Serengeti passing through Olduvai Gorge, the site of the Leakey family discovery of fossils of human and animal ancestors dating back to almost two million years. Olduvai Gorge is a canyon carved by water through the southern part of the Serengeti Plain. The gorge is about 50 km long and in some places 90 metres deep. It drains the slopes of the nearby mountains plus the Serengeti Plain. Its chief claim to fame is the rich treasure-trove of human and animal fossils that it has yielded. and overnight at Serengeti wildlife lodge.
Day: 4: Full day game drives and tracking the Great migration
This day after breakfast at 07:00 we will take your packed lunch for a full day game drives in the wilderness tracking the Great migration trails. Thorough explanation about this great world event that Tanzania proud of will be provided. And in the evening as the sun goes down, drive back to the Serengeti wildlife lodge for diner and overnight FB.
Day 5: Game Drive to Ngorongoro Crater
This day we will start early morning at 07:00 for the game drive (with a picnic lunch) inside the Ngorongoro Crater. As very few animals migrate in and out of the crater with its 2000 ft. high walls, you can expect to see lions, elephants, zebras, hippos, flamingos, jackals, rhinos, antelopes, many birds and other species. Your Driver/Guide will be in contact with other safari drivers and will amaze you with his skill at locating the hidden animals. After great all exploration in crater the drive will drive back to your lodge for dinner and overnight at Ngorongoro wildlife
Day 6: Departure to air port for your flight back home.
Breakfast is at the hotel. Check out time is 10.00am. You will be transferred to Kilimanjaro International Airport for your flight to your destination the transfer time depending on your flight time. Also this day you will have a time to make town tour before transfer to air port for your flight back home.