8 Days Tanzania Safari – Tarangire, Lake Manyara, Serengeti & Ngorongoro
Day 1: Arrival – Arusha
Upon arrival at Kilimanjaro International Airport or Tanzania – Kenya Border, you will warmly be met by our representative and transfer you to your place of stay in Arusha for dinner and an overnight.
Day 2: Town Tour Arusha, Arusha – Lake Manyara
You will have a leisurely morning and a tour of Arusha town followed by lunch in Arusha. After lunch drive to Lake Manyara for dinner and an overnight stay.
Day 3: Game viewing in Lake Manyara, 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! Late lunch at the lodge; and afterwards proceed to Serengeti National Park for dinner and overnight stay.
Day 4: 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 Serengeti National Park.
Day 5: Serengeti – Ngorongoro
With picnic lunch, en route game drives to Ngorongoro Conservation Area via Oldupai Gorge. Oldupai Gorge is one of the most important prehistoric and archaeological sites on Earth where Dr. Louis and Mary Leakey made discoveries on human origins, “The Cradle of Mankind”. After viewing the gorge and listening to an incredible interpretive presentation and a visit to a Maasai Village, you will carry on with your journey to you place of stay on the rim of the Ngorongoro Crater for dinner and overnight.
Day 6: Game viewing in Ngorongoro Crater
Rise up early in the morning and descend down into the famous Ngorongoro Crater for game viewing. 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 7: Ngorongoro – Tarangire
After breakfast, drive to Tarangire for lunch, followed by an afternoon game drive in the Park. Tarangire is the third largest national park in Tanzania and best known for its largest herds of elephants in Africa and one of the most remaining ancient trees in the world with full of amazing stories, the gigantic Baobab Trees! Here you will be able to observe a diversity of wildlife magnetized by the Tarangire River that allows animals to play and lounge around. Later drive back to you hotel for dinner and an overnight stay in Tarangire.
Day 8: Tarangire – Arusha
You will have a leisurely breakfast in Tarangire, later drive back to Arusha for lunch. In the afternoon you will be transferred to Kilimanjaro Airport for your International Flight.