TANZANIA WILDLIFE SAFARIS
TARANGIRE,NGORONGORO CRATER AND LAKE MANYARA NATIONAL PARK.
When your time is limited and you are keen on seeing the Big 5, this is the program to go for. It gives you the opportunity of exploring 3 major highlights of the northern circuit. Tarangire national park the home of huge baobab trees, elephants, lions, leopards, wild dogs, giraffes, a variety of birds just to name but a few. Manyara national park is the smallest but very beautiful park predominated by both migratory and resident birds, big and small animals are having been spotted in this park. Ngorongoro crater is the area with highest chances of spotting a black rhino. The only animal that is certainly not found here is a giraffe.
What is included in the tour
- Meals and accommodations during the entire safari
- 1Night accommodation in Arusha before Safari
- A safari land cruiser with pop up roof
- A highly experienced safari guide
- Unlimited mineral water during the entire safari
- All park fees for all the national parks
- All government taxes
- All transfers in the mainland
What is NOT included in the tour
- Local & international flights,
- Drinks at the camps
Day 1: Arrival – Arusha:55kms/1hr drive
Upon arrival at Kilimanjaro airport, you will be met by your driver and transferred to your accommodation in Arusha town, the Tulia Boutique hotel. Settle into your accommodation, ready to start your safari proper in the morning. http:http://www.tuliahotelandspa.com
Day 2: Arusha – Tarangire National Park:120kms/2hrs drive
Today starts your safari. After an early breakfast, you drive to Tarangire National Park with packed lunch for a game drive. This lovely park has the largest concentrations of elephants in the world and the highest number of breeding bird species. Especially during the dry season, Tarangire National park is packed with wildlife. Big cats like lions, cheetahs and leopards, but also the seldom seen Kudu, Oryx and Gerenuk. The Tarangire River draws huge herds of wildebeest, zebras, gazelles, as well as predators who prey upon them. Read more about Tarangire National Park. In the late afternoon you drive to Flamingo Chem Chem lodge overnight. http://flamingoluxurylodge.co.tz/
Day 3: Ngorongoro Crater – Departure:245kms/hr drive
Today you set off towards the Ngorongoro Crater for your last game drive. It shelters close to 30.000 animals including the Big Five. The crater teems with zebras, buffaloes, lions, wildebeest, baboons, elephants, flamingos, ostriches, hippos, cheetahs and also the rare black rhino. The beautiful colours and dancing clouds make the crater almost surreal. Because of its natural beauty the Ngorongoro Crater is chosen as one of Africa’s Seven Natural Wonders. In the late afternoon you drive to http://flamingoluxurylodge.co.tz/ for dinner and overnight.
Day 4: Lake Manyara National Park – Ngorongoro:60kms/1hrs drive
After breakfast depart with picnic boxes to Lake Manyara National park. Lake Manyara is known for its huge soda lake filled with pink-hued flamingos, large population of baboons, incredible birdlife and breathtaking views. You can see giraffes, elephants, hippos, buffaloes, zebras, flamingos and if you are lucky you spot a tree-climbing lion. In the afternoon you drive to Airport for departure as per flight detail.
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