6 Day Safari to the Ngorongoro Crater ,Lake Manyara and the Serengeti National Park will let you witness with your own eyes one of the most amazing wonders of the world. The Serengeti National Park is home to millions of wildebeest, zebras and antelopes which migrate between the plains of the Serengeti, in Tanzania to the lands of the Maasai Mara, in Kenya, searching for water and pasture. In addition you will also visit the Ngorongoro crater which you drive down into, where millions of different species form an amazing ecosystem enclosed within the crater walls.
Lake Manyara provides the perfect introduction to Tanzania’s birdlife. It is home to more than 400 birds and it is possible to see about 100 of these in one day. Highlights include the thousands of pink-tinged flamingos, as well as other large water birds such as pelicans, cormorants and storks.
Day 1: Moshi or Arusha to Lake Manyara:
Pick up from your hotel and drive to Lake Manyara. An opportunity to view game on the way. Lunch will be at the lodge, followed by an afternoon game drive . Return to the lodge before dark for dinner and overnight stay at the lodge.
Day 2: Lake Manyara to the Serengeti national park:
Depart after breakfast to the Serengeti national park. The route passes through the Olduvai Gorge, the site of the Leakey’s family discovery of fossilized remains of man’s early ancestors, dating almost two million years. There will be the opportunity to take part in game viewing en route with an afternoon game drive in the Serengeti national park. Dinner and overnight stay will be at the lodge in the park.
Day 3: The Serengeti national park:
Today there will be the opportunity to enjoy a full day on the vast, endless plains of the Serengeti national park. There will be a morning game drive with plenty of opportunities to view game. After Lunch you proceed on to an afternoon game drive. Dinner will be served at your lodge, with an overnight stay at the lodge.
Day 4: The Serengeti national park to the Ngorongoro crater:
The day will start with early morning tea or coffee followed by a morning game drive. After breakfast we will depart to the Ngorongoro crater, which is among the seven wonders of the world. Dinner and overnight stay will be at a lodge on the crater rim.
Day 5: Full day at the Ngorongoro crater:
After breakfast you will descend 2000ft down to the crater floor in our 4X4 safari vehicle for a full day exploring the amazing animal viewing opportunities within the crater. At lunchtime you will have a break to enjoy a picnic lunch inside the crater. After lunch you continue with exploration of the unique animal life the crater contains. After a satisfying game viewing experience you will drive back up to the crater rim and return to the lodge for dinner and overnight stay.
Day 6: The Ngorongoro crater to Moshi/Arusha
The day will start with breakfast at the lodge followed by departure to Moshi or Arusha.