6 Day 5 Night Safari
Safari to Lake Duluti, Lake Manyara, Serengeti Park, Ngorongoro Crater, Tarangire Park
DAY 01 ARUSHA (LAKE DULUTI)
Arrive Kilimanjaro International Airport (flight booked by agent), where you are met and transferred to your hotel located a short distance from Arusha Town Centre. Overnight Lake Duluti Serena Hotel on bed and breakfast basis
DAY 02 ARUSHA- LAKE MANYARA NATIONAL PARK
Morning at leisure with safari briefing followed by lunch. Afternoon join seat in vehicle safari and you depart Arusha passing through the Masai Steppe filled with many picturesque African villages as well as maize, coffee and banana plantations. At the town of Makuyuni you turn North West and continue the journey up through a scenic escarpment that brings you to your lodge, perched on the edge of the Rift Valley with stunning views over the distant Lake Manyara. Overnight at Lake Manyara Serena on full board basis.
DAY 03 LAKE MANYARA NATIONAL PARK - SERENGETI NATIONAL PARK
After breakfast there is a game drive in Lake Manyara National Park that returns to the lodge for lunch. Leaving Lake Manyara behind, the journey continues North West across the stunning hilly countryside of the highlands which is filled with wheat and coffee plantations, and then into the Ngorongoro Conservation Area. From here lie the vast plains of the Serengeti, where you'll hopefully start spotting game well before you get into the park. Overnight at Serengeti Serena Lodge on a full board basis.
DAY 04 SERENGETI NATIONAL PARK:
Morning and afternoon game drives in Serengeti National Park. Overnight at Serengeti Serena Lodge on a full board basis
DAY 05 SERENGETI NATIONAL PARK - NGORONGORO CRATER
After breakfast you depart for Ngorongoro with a picnic lunch viewing game across the vast Serengeti plains, stopping en route for a picnic lunch. You then continue to your lodge, set high on the rim of Ngorongoro Crater. Overnight at Ngorongoro Serena Lodge on a full board basis.
DAY 06 NGORONGORO CRATER
A highlight awaits you this morning as you depart to explore what is commonly referred to as the World's largest wildlife zoo. After breakfast, you descend with a picnic lunch through the early morning mists and 2,000 feet into the crater. Ngorongoro Crater is the World's largest intact volcanic caldera. Due to its size and diversity, the crater floor is comprised of several distinct areas, ranging from forest, swamps, lakes and springs, to open grassland and some sandy dunes. It's an awesome wildlife experience. A picnic lunch is served overlooking a small lake populated with hippos. You return to the lodge in the late afternoon. Overnight at Ngorongoro Serena Lodge on a full board basis.
DAY 07 NGORONGORO CRATER - TARANGIRE NATIONAL PARK
Departing Ngorongoro Crater after breakfast, head south east past Lake Manyara and Mto wa Mbu village. Through the highlands and the Karatu district, you will view the scenic wheat plains and coffee plantations here before journeying down the spectacular escarpment where you turn south on to the main Arusha Dodoma road and into the park. From here to the lodge, you'll enjoy a game drive en route. After lunch and perhaps a swim, the remainder of the afternoon will be spent on a game drive. Overnight at Tarangire Sopa Lodge on a full board basis.
DAY 08 TARANGIRE NATIONAL PARK - ARUSHA
Depart after breakfast and head north east to Arusha. The journey will pass through the Masai Steppe filled with many picturesque African villages as well as maize, coffee and banana plantations. On arrival in Arusha you will be provided lunch followed by transfer to Kilimanjaro Airport to connect international departure flight (booked by agent).
End of Services
Meet & GreetArrival and departure transfersSeven night's accommodationAll meals from breakfast on day 2 through lunch on day 8Shared 4x4 safari vehicle with up to 7 passengersGuaranteed window seatEnglish speaking or bi-lingual driver-guidePop-up game hatchDaily bottled water on game drivesPark entry and conservation feesGovernment taxes and VATVisits to Tanzania's most popular parksApplies to Kilimanjaro International and Arusha Airports