5 days 4 nights safari to Lake Manyara, Serengeti and Ngorongoro
Day 1: LAKE MANYARA
After breakfast, at 08.00 am drive to Lake Manyara National park. Arrive at around 10.00 am and proceed with game drives.
The varied ecosystem consists of ground water forests, acacia woodland and open grassland along the lakeshore and sustains a wealth of wildlife, including the tree climbing lions, elephants, leopards, buffalos and other animals. There are fantastic view of Great Rift Valley view, Flamingos, Hippos at Lake Manyara and many other bird species. Dinner and overnight at Lodge or Camp.
Day 2: SERENGETI
After breakfast, drive to Serengeti for afternoon game drives in the endless plains of the Serengeti for a chance to see the great herds of wildebeest, zebras and gazelles or a pride of lions lounging in the shade. Herds of elephants, buffaloes, giraffes and lots of other animals enjoy wilderness of Serengeti. Lunch will be served at Serengeti Lodge/Camp.
Serengeti has about 14,000 sq km area, more than 3 million large mammals live in Serengeti Park. More than 35 species of plain animals- zebra, wildebeest, eland, giraffe, and others are found here. And so for the big five: elephant, lion, buffalo, leopard and rhino. The park is the staging zones for one the most spectacular events in the natural world- the annual migration of wildebeest. Wildebeest and its associates are followed by the predators of the savanna- lion, cheetah, wild dog, jackal, hyena and vultures. Vultures, Ostriches, Secretary birds and more nice birds to see. Dinner and overnight at the Lodge.
Day 3: SERENGETI -NGORONGORO
This day proceed with morning game drive in the Serengeti National Park. Lunch will be served at Serengeti Lodge/camp. After lunch drive to Olduvai Gorge, which is the prehistoric site considered as Cradle of Mankind- first step on the path of human evolution..
Then proceed to Ngorongoro Conservation Area to arrive for Dinner at Ngorongoro Lodge/camp. The lodge sits on the rim of the Ngorongoro Crater from where you get awesome views of the collapsed volcano.
Dinner and overnight at Ngorongoro Lodge/Camp.
Full day in Serengeti Crater for game drives. Dinner and overnight at Lodge/Camp.
Day 5: NGORONGORO
After breakfast, depart for a day crater tour with picnic lunch. You will descend 2000 feet (over 600 metres) to the floor of the crater, a magnificent natural amphitheatre. Has an area of 260 sq. km, the crater is an attraction in its own right, unique conservation area. It is one of the wonders of the natural world, International Biosphere Reserve, You will have an opportunity to explore the forest areas that are inhabited by monkeys and elephants, the lake area, where you may see the flamingos and the open savannah where the lions hunt for food.
- Airport transfers
- Arrival and departure lunch at the Hotel, Arusha
- Park entrance fee at Ngorongoro, Serengeti and Lake Manyara
- Crater tour for one day
- Full board accommodation on safari
- Service of an English speaking driver guide or any other language
- Transport based on a 4WD Vehicle with pop up roof for game viewing
- Driver allowances and park fees for vehicle and driver
- Game drives/wildlife viewing tours everyday
- Mineral bottled water during game drives
Exclude these services:
- Extras at the lodges i.e. drinks, telephone, laundry etc.
- International flight
- Visa entry into Tanzania
- Departure tax
- Tips to porters and drivers