Day 1 : Arusha – Serengeti National park
On arrival at the airport you will be Picked by our representative and drive to Serengeti national park. You will arrive in time for lunch.Afternoon game drive which brings you into the heart of the Serengeti’s “endless plains” where you may spot some of the many animal & bird species. Be on the lookout for prides of lions as this is one of the best places on the continent to see them! You will arrive for Dinner and overnight at the SERONERA WILDLIFE LODGE or Similar (Full Board)
Day 2: Serengeti National park
A full day with morning and afternoon game drives to explore the plains, Serengeti is easily Tanzania’s most famous national park, and it’s also the largest, at 14,763 square kilometres of protected area that borders Kenya’s Masai Mara Game Park It is the Migration for which Serengeti is perhaps most famous. Over a million wildebeest and about 200,000 zebras flow south from the northern hills to the southern plains for the short rains every October and November, and then swirl west and north after the long rains in April, May and June. So strong is the ancient instinct to move that no drought, gorge or crocodile infested river can hold them back. The Wildebeest travel through a variety of parks, reserves and protected areas and through a variety of habitat. Join us to explore the different forms of vegetation and landscapes of the Serengeti ecosystem and meet some of their most fascinating inhabitants. Dinner and overnight at the SERONERA WILDLIFE LODGE or Similar (Full Board)
Day 3: Serengeti – Ngorongoro crater
After early morning breakfast leave with picnic lunch for a full day crater tour. You will be taken 2000ft down the crater by a 4wheel drive vehicle, explore the crater. The Ngorongoro Crater is often called ‘Africa’s Eden’ and the ‘8th Natural Wonder of the World,’ a visit to the crater is a main drawcard for tourists coming to Tanzania and a definite world-class attraction. The Ngorongoro Conservation Area (NCA) is home of Ngorongoro Crater. It was formed some 2.5 million years ago from a volcanic mountain sinking due to inactivity, and was initially thought to be higher than Tanzania’s famous Kilimanjaro. The crater has evolved into a unique and integral part of Tanzania’s eco-system. The crater is actually a caldera, measures 22.5 km’s across and the rim walls stand 600m high. Views from within and from the rim are breathtaking (as can be seen from the picture). The crater houses 30,000 animals and a large variety of birds, which rarely move from the area due to the availability of water through wet and dry seasons Dinner and overnight at the NGORONGORO WILDLIFE LODGE or Similar (Full Board)
Day 4: Ngorongoro crater- Lake Manyara
After breakfast check out and drive to lake Manyara enroute with a game drive. You will arrive in time for Lunch. Afternoon game drive until sunset in Lake Manyara National Park. You will drive through the Park’s Mahogany forest; marsh, grass and scrubland, which are home to over 350 species of birds that populate this magnificent, tangle of vegetation. The park is famous for the tree-climbing lions that inhabit its forests. Dinner and overnight at the LAKE MANYARA HOTEL or Similar (full board).
Day 5: Manyara – Arusha -Nairobi
Breakfast at leisure then – drive to Arusha to arrive by 1200 hrs –you will be transferred to the airport for your out bound flight.
Tour price includes – Transport in a 4×4 land cruiser for Tanzania – Services of English-speaking driver tour guide – All game parks entrance fees – 1 night hotel accommodations in Nairobi on arrival on Bed and breakfast basis -Full board accommodation in lodges as specified above in a double/twin – 1 litre drinking water per person per day while on safari – All airport/hotel transfers as indicated in the itinerary. Tour price excludes:- -All personal travel insurance – Personal travel insurance – Hotel accommodations in Nairobi after the safari – All personal expenses; e.g. laundry, telephones, beverages, tips, -Any other extras not stated as included above -Cultural visits to Masai villages – can be arranged with our guide