Tarangire, Lake Manyara, Ngorongoro, Olduvai Gorge, Serengeti Safari, 6 Days / 5Nights
DAY 1 ARRIVAL
Arrive anytime at Kilimanjaro International Airport (JRO), Tanzania. You will meet us at the airport and pick up with private transfer to Serena Mountain Village in Arusha we will gather in the evening for an equipment check. We will also confirm you have the appropriate mandatory medical coverage and travel insurance. Dinner and overnight at Moivaro Coffee Lodge. In Arusha. (FB)
Day 2 TARANGIRE NATIONAL PARK
Morning breakfast at Moivaro Coffee Lodge. After wards we depart for Tarangire National Park. Your first experience of
safari will be the thrilling game drive through the vastness of Tarangire National Park, arrive in good time for lunch. Afternoon game driving through the park followed by dinner and overnight at Migunga ForestTented Camp (FB)
Day 3 LAKE MANYARA NATIONAL PARK
We depart from your lodge proceed to Lake Manyara National Park. Although small in size, this park is one of the most diverse reserves in the country. Lake Manyara covers two thirds of the park. At the backdrop is the wall of the Great Rift Valley, before which lies the ground water forest, areas of open grassland near the lake foreshore, and the Soda
Lake. We enjoy a picnic lunch in this area, which consists of open grassy areas, hot springs, dense woodlands and steep mountainsides. Lake Manyara National Park is a birding paradise that has more than 350
species of bird. The park is also famed for its unique and elusive tree- We will leave Lake Manyara National Park in Afternoon depart the Lake drive to Ngorongoro at Migunga ForestTented Camp (FB) For dinner and overnight.
Day 4 NGORONGORO VIA OLDUVAI GORGE TO SERENGETI
We proceed to Olduvai Gorge, known as the 'Cradle of Mankind'. It was here, in the Great Rift Valley, that the remains of early hominids dating back 2 million years were uncovered. Afterwards, we visit the most famous wildlife sanctuary in the world - Serengeti National Park. The word 'Serengeti' means 'endless plains', which describes the park's 5,600 square mile boundary. Yet for its sprawling area, the Serengeti does not disappoint when it comes to rich game-viewing. Annually, from
May to December, millions of animals embark on a migration which brings them from central Serengeti to Kenya's Masai Mara and back again in an incredible spectacle. Even during the 'down-time', vast herds of wildebeest, zebra and gazelle roam here, along with groups of elephant, giraffe, and buffalo. As the lions, leopard, cheetah, hyenas and jackals stalk their meals, we enjoy a picnic lunch in this open arena. We return to the Serengeti Ikoma Bush Tented Camp. For dinner and overnight stay (FB).
Day 5 FULL DAY GAME VIEW IN THE SERENGETI
Full day game drive in the central and northern Serengeti national park, dinner and overnight stay at Ikoma Bush Tented Camp.
SERENGETI RETURN TO NGORONGORO CRATER
Half day games drive in the South Serengeti national park, after lunch time drive back to Ngorongoro at Ngorongoro Rhino Lodge. For dinner and overnight stay.
Day 6 FULL DAY TOUR IN THE NGORONGORO CRATER
Today we visit the largest intact volcanic crater in the world, the magnificent Ngorongoro Crater. At more than 2,000 feet deep and 12 miles in diameter, the Ngorongoro Crater has one of the largest concentrations of wildlife in Africa. 30,000 animals make their home in this crater, making it an ideal place for sightings of the 'big 5' - lion, elephant, rhino, buffalo and leopard. We enjoy a picnic lunch in this truly world-class attraction, also known as the '8th Wonder of the World'. Afternoon drive back to Arusha at Moivaro Coffee Lodge. Our dinner and overnight stay is at Moivaro Coffee Lodge.