Day 1: Arrive Arusha
Arrive Kilimanjaro International Airport, meet and greet with our driver guide then transfer to Arusha town for dinner and overnight At Kibo Palace Hotel
Day 2: Arusha – Lake Manyara National Park
Pickup from the hotel at 8am with picnic lunch for the journey to Lake Manyara National Park. As you arrive to the park continue with game drive till evening. Although this park is small in dimension (205 sq. miles) but it has breathtaking scenery and well famous for its lush acacia forest, giant figs and mahogany trees, as well as to a growing population of baboons and blue monkeys. Permanent resident animals of this park include lions, giraffes, elephants, impalas and a huge amount of buffaloes. The lake is also home to a large number of hippos. The Great Rift Valley escarpment at Lake Manyara is something that cannot be described by words but is something be seen by everyone. The escarpment offers a unique panoramic view of the park and stunning photo opportunities. Evening drive to Karatu for dinner and overnight at Tloma Lodge Lodge.
Day 3: Serengeti National Park
Early breakfast at the lodge, depart towards the world most famous National park “The Serengeti”. This will be an unforgettable moment for anyone seeing it for the first time. As you progress well into the Serengeti, you will see why the name means, in local language, “endless plains”. The park has 6,900 sq. mile (18,000 sq. km) and for most of it, the plains will stretch to the horizon defying your senses and perception of distances. It is the home to the Great Migration which involves over 2 million wildebeests, hundreds of thousands of zebras and all kinds of antelopes. As for Big Cats and large predators, it’s the place of choice to look out for lions, cheetahs, leopards, hyenas, with many television scenes like the famous river crossings having been filmed in this park. Evening drive to Serengeti Safari Lodge / Serengeti Katikati Tented Cam where you will overnight.
Day 4: Serengeti to Ngorongoro
On this day we suggest a very early wake up in order to do an early morning game drive (when the animals are more active) and see one of the best sunrises you’ll ever witness. After the game drive, we return to the Lodge for a rewarding brunch and then we’ll proceed to Ngorongoro, the 8th wonder of the Natural World. The crater spreads for 102 sq. miles and has 2.000 ft high walls, making it virtually a Noah’s ark and inhabiting almost every species of wildlife that is indigenous to East Africa. It’s one of the very rare locations in the whole continent where you can witness the black Rhino. The crater has a river, several swamps, a soda lake with a great concentration of flamingos, a forest and open plains. It’s also famous for its elephants which, are the largest in the world and have huge tusks. Ngorongoro Crater is truly a Wonder of the Natural World. Arrive Karatu for dinner and overnight at Tloma Lodge.
Day 5: Ngorongoro Crater
Early morning breakfast, depart to Ngorongoro Conservation area for crater tour. Descend into the crater floor for an incredible morning of wildlife in one of the most stunning places on Earth. After the game drive, there will be time for a picnic lunch near the beautiful hippo pool. After lunch, we will have time for a short game drive and then ascend the crater and exit Ngorongoro Conservation Area towards Arusha. We expect to be back in Arusha around 5pm then proceed to Kilimanjaro international airport for your onward flight back home or to Zanzibar.
End of services
- 2 people @ US $ 2150
- 3 people@ US $ 1880
- 4 people @ US $ 1780
- 5 – 6 people @ US $ 1700
- Solo traveler: US $ 3115
- Airport transfers services
- Half board accommodation in Arusha on the first day
- Transport on an open roof private safari vehicle
- Park entrance fees
- Ngorongoro crater service fees
- Entrance fees at Olduvai
- Maasai Boma visit in Ngorongoro
- Full board accommodation at Tloma Lodge, Serengeti Safari Tented Lodge / Serengeti Katikati Camp
- Reserve Concession fees
- Service of the English speaking driver guide
- Gratuity for the Driver and lodge staffs
- Any expenses of the personal nature which doesn’t mention on the itinerary
- Flying doctor services
- Accommodation in Arusha on the last day
- Domestic and international flight tickets.