ADVENTURES & TOURS
8 Day Wild Things Tanzania Safari
Enjoy your trip to Tanzania visiting the Ngorongoro Crater, Tarangire National Park, Lake Manyara National Park and Serengeti National Park.
Day 1:- Arrival - Arusha Town.
Pick up from Kilimanjaro/Arusha Airport and drive to your hotel in Arusha, check-in and drive into Arusha town to explore (depending on your arrival time- free and optional). Arusha City is situated at the foot of Mount Meru and it is the most famous city as a gateway to the Northern Safari circuit. You will overnight at a Hotel in Arusha.
Day 2:- Tarangire National Park.
Pick up from your hotel after breakfast, and then drive to Tarangire National Park and do a morning game viewing. Have a picnic lunch then go for a game drive in the afternoon. The vast number of baobabs will catch your eye as you enter Tarangire National Park. The gently rolling countryside is dotted with these majestic trees, which seem to dwarf the animals that feed beneath them. Herds of up to 300 elephants roam in the park with the migratory wildebeest, zebra, buffalo, impala, gazelle, hartebeest, and elands. You will overnight at a Safari Lodge at Karatu town.
Day 3:- Lake Manyara National Park.
After breakfast depart for game viewing in Lake Manyara national park. “Lake Manyara National Park is known for the flamingos that inhabit the lake. More than 400 species of birds inhabit the park and many remain throughout the year. Because of this, Lake Manyara National Park is a good spot for bird watching. Leopards, Masai lions, cheetahs, elephants, blue monkeys, dik-diks, gazelles, hippopotami, Masai giraffe, impala, zebras, and many more wild animals inhabit this park and many can be seen throughout the year”. We will spend the morning inside the park for game-drives and then have picnic lunch. After lunch, have an afternoon game drive on the way out and drive to Karatu town for overnight. We will overnight at a Safari Lodge at Karatu town.
Day 4:- Serengeti National Park.
After breakfast, depart for Serengeti National park via the Ngorongoro Conservation Area. You will have time to stop at the Ngorongoro Crater “view point”. You will continue on to Serengeti National Park. Have an afternoon game drive in the park, and then stop at the picnic site for lunch. The Serengeti is known as one of the best wildlife sanctuaries in the world, especially renowned for the migration of animals. Every year more than a million wildebeest and zebras travel through the park. After lunch you will do a game viewing on the way to your hotel. You will overnight at a Tented Lodge in the park.
Day 5:- Serengeti National Park.
After breakfast depart for game viewing in Serengeti National Park. Morning game drives towards the South Eastern part of Serengeti plains with your lunch box. After picnic lunch, late afternoon games drive on the way to your campsite in the central part of Serengeti to follow the migration. We will overnight at a Tented Lodge in the Serengeti Park.
Day 6:- Serengeti - Ngorongoro Conservation Area.
After breakfast, start the early morning game viewing in the park on the way out central Serengeti to Ndutu Area. We will do game drives in the Ndutu area in the morning and stop for lunch at a picnic site. Lake Ndutu becomes alive with animals during the migration because it is surrounded by the Ndutu woodlands and the Short Grass Plains, which provide ample cover and food. We will drive through the Ngorongoro Crater rim forest to the lodge where you will spend a night. You will overnight at a Safari Lodge on the Crater rim forest.
Day 7:- Ngorongoro Crater - Arusha.
After breakfast, we will drive down the Ngorongoro Crater. Also known as the eighth wonder of the world, this heritage center shelters the most beautiful wildlife heaven on earth. Ngorongoro has over 20,000 large animals including some of Tanzania's last remaining black rhino, protected within its rim. You will have a morning game viewing in the crater and then a picnic lunch. After lunch you will do a game viewing drive on the way out, and then drive out of the crater through the Ngorongoro Crater rim forest back to Arusha town. We will drive back to Arusha for overnight at Hotel in Arusha town.
Day 8:- Departure.
After breakfast we meet you at your hotel for your own options- shopping or just explore Arusha town. After lunch, depart for Kilimanjaro or Arusha Airport.
COST INCLUSIVE OF:
Transfer from Kilmanjaro/Arusha Airport
Safari Lodges based on full board accommodation
Camping – Campsite fees
All Reserve and park entrance fee as per the itinerary
The Ngorongoro crater entrance fee as per the Itinerary
The Ngorongoro Crater service fee.
Service of an English speaking driver guide (Tip not included).
Service of a cook (Tip not included).
Game drive in a safari build vehicle
Complimentary drinking mineral water daily while on safari.
Meals as per the Itinerary.
COST EXCLUSIVE OF:
Flight into Kilimanjaro and out of Kilimanjaro
Internal flights from Kilimanjaro to Zanzibar.
Extras at the lodges and hotel i.e. Drinks, Laundry service etc
Tips to driver guide
Visa entry fee into Tanzania