This 5 Days wildlife safari, takes you to Lake Manyara National Park and Ngorongoro Crater.

The park have breathtaking scenic allure and landscapes.

There is a variety of wildlife to view while on safari.

You will enjoy  game drives around the parks and around the spectacular Ngorongoro crater.

This safari gives you a diverse experience including visiting a national park and conservation therefore you will see a variety of wild animals.

 

Ngorongoro Crater

Game Drives

Olduvai Gorge

Ndutu

The Empakai Crater

Oldonyo Lengai Mountains

Day 1: Arrival in Tanzania

Day 2: Transfer to Lake Manyara Region

Day 3: Game Drives in Lake Manyara National Park

Day 4: Ngorongoro Crater

Day 5: Departure

Day 1: Arrival in Tanzania

On arrival at Kilimanjaro International Airport you will be met by our representative and thereafter be transferred to Rivertrees Country Inn. You will check in and relax.

Accommodation: Rivertrees Country Inn

Meal Plan: Dinner 

Day 2: Transfer to Lake Manyara Region

Wake up at leisure. You will have breakfast and relax. After lunch you will be transferred to Lake Manyara region which is about 130 km from Arusha and takes approximately 1.5 hours from Arusha. On your way you will pass various villages and coffee plantations. You will also pass through the scenic escarpments after which you will get to your tented lodge which is perched in the rift valley with spectacular views.

Accommodation: Kirurumu Tented Lodge

Meal Plan: Dinner 

Day 3: Game Drives in Lake Manyara National Park

After early morning tea and snacks,  you go for your early morning game drive in the Lake Manyara National Park.

This park consists of more than 400 species of birds including the flamingos depending on their migration as well as other large water birds such as pelicans and storks. The entrance to the park is through an expanse of an abundant forest where you will view the baboons and monkeys in large numbers. With very good spotting you will also see the elegant bush bucks hidden in the forests. As you drive ahead, you will come to the Acacia woodland where the legendary tree climbing lions are spotted, there are also the elephants, mongoose and the dik-dik. Further ahead you will come across the grassy floodplain where the large buffaloes, giraffes, zebras and wildebeest’s herds wander. Across the grassy plain is the magnificent alkaline lake, the home to the thousands migratory flamingos.

Thereafter you will be transferred to your lodge for breakfast and after the breakfast you will enjoy a morning game drive until mid-day. You will have lunch at Kirurumu Tented Lodge.

After lunch you will be transferred to Ngorongoro Highlands in the Ngorongoro Conservation Area which is about 70 km from Kirurumu. Ngorongoro Conservation Area consists of the Ngorongoro Crater, Olduvai Gorge, Ndutu, the Empakai Crater and the Oldonyo Lengai Mountains.

Accommodation: Ngorongoro Sopa Lodge

Meal Plan: Dinner 

Day 4: Ngorongoro Crater

Morning descend into the crater for half day crater tour. Ngorongoro Crater floor, a sheer drop of 610 metres below the crater rim, has an area of 265 sq km, with a diameter of 19 km. The sight of the Ngorongoro Crater is simply stunning. “There is nothing with which to compare. It is one of the wonders of the world…” once wrote Professor Bernard Grzimek. The crater floor is covered with plains animals, including wildebeest, zebra, gazelles, elands, rhino, and a large predator population of lions, hyena and jackal which can all be viewed at close quarters. Cheetah and leopard can also be seen here. The rain season is between November and May. The altitude at the crater rim is about 2286 metres above sea level, and temperatures can get quite chilly in the evening. Drive back to the crater rim and to your lodge for late lunch. Spend your afternoon at leisure in and around the lodge.

Accommodation: Ngorongoro Sopa Lodge

Meal Plan: Dinner 

Day 5: Departure

After breakfast you will check out and depart to Arusha which is about 200 km and it takes about 3.5 hours by road. You will have lunch in Arusha.

No of Persons Rate Per Person
2 $ 2,430
4 $ 2,110
6 $ 2,010

Tour Includes

  • Accommodation in a Standard Rooms at a safari lodges/camps and hotel facilities as mentioned in the itinerary.
  • On the ground transport
  • Game drives, excursions and sight-seeing activities (if any) as described above
  • Activities as outlined in detailed itinerary
  • Transfers as indicated in the itinerary
  • Meals as indicated in the itinerary
  • Services of an English-speaking driver/tour guide

Tour Excludes

  • Personal expenses such as air travel and medical insurance, excess baggage fee, communication charges that include, emails, faxes and phone calls beverages including water, soft drinks, luxury champagne, spirits or meals not included in the itinerary
  • Gratuity for porterage/ waiters at hotels, camps and airports
  • Gratuity for your professional driver guide
  • Cost of obtaining Visas ($50)
  • Any optional tours and excursions not mentioned in the itinerary
  • Travel Insurance
  • International Airfare

Courtesy reminder

  • The above rates are based on contract rates of the current period. A final quote will be provided upon confirmation.
  • The above is a tentative quote, confirmation of rooms are subject to availability at the time of booking.
  • Reservation request on hold will be considered as a confirmed
  • Quotes may change without prior notice when there is any fluctuation in prices.
  • Transfers and tours will be according to the itinerary provided at the time of booking.
  • We accept payment by Bank Wire Transfer, Visa, MasterCard and American Express, Cash, EFT.
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