6 Days Tanzania Big Five Safari – Ngorongoro, Serengeti and Lake Manyara
Day 1: Arrival – Arusha – Lake Manyara
Upon arrival at Kilimanjaro International Airport or Tanzania – Kenya Border, you will warmly be met by our representative and transfer you to for lunch. In the afternoon drive to Lake Manyara for dinner and an overnight stay.
Day 2: Lake Manyara – Serengeti
Morning game drives in Lake Manyara National Park. Lake Manyara NP is a lovely scenic park that offers another unique experience of a Tanzania Safari! The park is also famous for its elephants; huge number of baboons and due to its varied landscape, the park has an impressive range of other game including Wildebeest, Buffalo, Hippo, Flamingo, Zebra, Warthog, Waterbuck, Dik-dik and Impala. Bird – Watching here is very good, especially raptors, a paradise of its own! Later lunch at the lodge and afterwards proceeds to Serengeti National Park for dinner and overnight stay.
Day 3: Game viewing in the Serengeti National Park
The following day you will have game drives at your leisure and track wildlife in the Mighty Serengeti.Serengeti is Tanzania’s most renowned national park and a home to the greatest concentrations of large mammals on the planet. The name Serengeti is derived from a Maasai word ‘Siringet’ to mean ‘endless plains’, and these rolling distances of short grass plains provide an exceptional landscape for wildlife viewing; your ultimate safari country– this is the highlight of your safari, you are in the total wilderness of Africa with game viewing around you to give you, your very own ‘Out of Africa’ experience!Your accommodation in the Mighty Serengeti National Park.
Day 4: Serengeti – Ngorongoro
With picnic lunch, en route game drives to Ngorongoro Conservation Area (NCA). Ngorongoro is the only conservation area in the world where visitors are likely to see the “BIG FIVE” (Elephant, Rhino, Buffalo, Lion and Leopard), in their natural environment. Ngorongoro also contains the spectacular Ngorongoro Crater. Arrive at your lodge for dinner and an overnight stay.
Day 5: Game viewing in the famous Ngorongoro Crater
After breakfast, drive to Ngorongoro for lunch and an afternoon game viewing in the famous Crater of Ngorongoro. Ngorongoro Crater is such a unique safari destination, a veritable “Garden of Eden”. With a large concentration of animals and short grasslands, game viewing in the crater or more appropriately a caldera, is excellent as animals are everywhere! The caldera is reputed to contain the highest density of carnivores in the world. Dinner and overnight stay in Ngorongoro.
Day 6: Departure
After a leisurely breakfast, drive back to Arusha for lunch and a day room before an afternoon transfer to Kilimanjaro Airport for your International Flight.