EAS-009: 7 DAYS Tarangire /L.MANYARA/NGORONGORO / SERENGETI.
Serengeti is Tanzania largest and most famous national park with the wildebeest migration expected in December and May, Tree climbing lions and birdlife in manyara and finally a tour to the worlds most visited destination (Ngorongoro) famous for high wildlife concentration and breath taking sceneries-more days spent trailing with migration in Serengeti.
Day 01: Arusha - Tarangire
A safari briefing at breakfast prepares you for an exciting adventure. Depart for Tarangire National Park, named after the river that flows through the length of the park and provides a constant water source for the thousands of animals making their home here. Lunch at the camp/picnic lunch and enjoy a late afternoon game drive. Dinner and Overnight at the Tarangire/Kigongoni campsite.
This National Park, gazetted in 1970, is 118km away from Arusha town, which covers an area off 2600sq km that's about 1600 miles and derivers its name from the Tarangire River that flows through the center of the park. The river flows from south to north/northwest and empties its water in Lake Burungi. An exceptional collection of "Acacia tortilis" and baobab trees ahs become synonymous with the name Tarangire National Park. The best time to visit Tarangire National Park to view the wildlife is in dry season, from June-October.
Day 02: Tarangire – Lake Manyara
After breakfast drive to Lake Manyara National Park. Arrive in time for lunch at the camp/picnic lunch followed by a late afternoon game drive. Lake Manyara is home to numerous birds, elephants, tree- climbing lions, hippos and buffaloes. Dinner and Overnight at Lake Manyara Twiga/Jambo/Fig Tree campsite.
Day 03: Lake Manyara – Ngorongoro Crater
You will have an early morning start to the Ngorongoro Conservation area, host to the “birthplace of man,” and home to a unique intact caldera, the Ngorongoro Crater. Arrive in time for lunch. Later, visit a Maasai village. Dinner and Overnight at the Ngorongoro Simba Public campsite.
Day 04: Ngorongoro Crater
Enjoy breathtaking views of the crater as the sun rises. Descend 2000 feet below the rim of the crater for a full day of spectacular game viewing. The crater is home to abundant game, including the “Big Five,” along with the black rhino, jackal and Cape buffalo. Lunch is served picnic style on the crater floor. Late afternoon you will drive to the Ngorongoro Simba Public campsite for dinner and Overnight.
Day 05: Ngorongoro Crater - Serengeti
This morning drive to Olduvai Gorge for a short visit to the site of the remains of prehistoric “Nutcracker man.” Continue your journey to the world’s best-known park, the Serengeti. Named after the Masai word, “Siringet,” for endless plains of short and long grass, the Serengeti is well known for its large prides of lion, cheetah, packs of wild dog and nearly a million or so wildebeest. Enjoy lunch at the lodge and a late afternoon game viewing drive Dinner and Overnight at the Seronera Public campsite.
Day 06: Serengeti Full day
Enjoy two full days of morning and late afternoon game drives. This day you have the opportunity to take an early morning balloon safari (extra cost) over the Serengeti Plains or continue with your scheduled game drive. In the late afternoon, you will head out for another game drive. Dinner and Overnight at Seronera Public campsite.
Day 07: Serengeti - Arusha
Breakfast. Drive back to Arusha to connect the flight to JRO/Zanzibar or shuttle to Nairobi.
Cost per person US$ 1780
What is included in the price
-Transportation in tourist 4 x 4 wheel drive safari vehicles
- Full board Tent accommodation on Safari,
- All Park entrance fees, Services of English speaking skilled and experienced driver/guide, extensive Game Drives in the National Parks,
- Camping gears, and other language speaking Driver’s Guide of your request.
The price excludes:
- Flying Doctor’s
- Airport departure Tax, tips or Gratitude, Laundry, Personal Toiletries, international flights, personal & baggage insurance, Optional activities, Drinking water and items of personal nature etc.