DAY 1: ARUSHA – TARANGIRE
Today we Pick up from your hotel at 0730am then drive to Tarangire. With a permanent water source, the park is virtually guaranteed enormous herds and excellent game viewing including cheetah, lion (some tree-climbing!), leopard and hyena and a herd of 3,500 elephants. The park is also host to a number of rare species including eland, oryx, kudu and gerenuka tranquil oasis overlooking the rolling plains.
Dinner and overnight stay at Zioni camp
DAY 2: TARANGIRE – NGORONGORO
On this day we leave Tarangire with an en route game drive to the crater, we will descend to the floor of the Ngorongoro Crater for a full day explore game drive tour. We take a picnic lunch and this will be served in the crater next to the hippo pool, at this point you will be able to stretch your feet and visit the washrooms. The Ngorongoro Crater is recognized as a UNESCO protected World Heritage Site and forms part of an international biosphere reserve. The crater measures approximately 300 sq km and measures about 19 km across. The floor of the crater is 600 meters below the rim, (which is over 2200 m.a.s.l), and is home to an abundance of wildlife including black rhino, lion, cheetah, buffalo, elephants and a plethora of antelope species. Late in the afternoon we ascend the crater and then proceed to camp for dinner and over night.
Meals and overnight at Simba A Camp
DAY 3: NGORONGORO – SERENGETI
Today we drive from Ngorongoro to Serengeti national park. It’s a world heritage site, the 7th worldwide wonder and the oldest national park. Its well known for its annual wildebeests of more than 200,000 zebra and 300,000 Thomson’s gazelle that migrate in the months of May, June, July, October, November and December. On arrival, proceed for the afternoon take a game drive in the park, The park covers 12,944km2 of open plains making it one of the largest in the world. The rocky outcrops commonly known as Moru kopjes in the eastern part of the park are of scenic beauty and occasionally cats can be seen lazing on them. The park contains vast herds of wildebeest, zebra, gazelle and other antelopes.
Dinner and overnight at Serengeti Seronera Camp
DAY 4: SERENGETI FULL DAY
After the breakfast proceed for the whole day game drive in the Serengeti with a lunch and leisure break at the in the mid afternoon. The term Serengeti means endless plains in Masai language. In the central plains there are carnivores like leopard, lion, hyena and cheetah. This park is normally the scene of the annual migration of wildebeest and zebra that occurs between the Kenyan Mara and the Serengeti. Varied bird species can be seen here including eagles, ducks, geese, egrets, vultures, secretary birds, ibis, stork, herons, kites, pelicans, cranes and guinea fowl. The Serengeti National park is a arguably the best known wildlife sanctuary in the world with over 3 million large mammals. About 35 species of plains animals can be seen there including the big 5 – Elephant, Rhino, Lion, Leopard and Buffalo. Other common species found here includes hippo, giraffe, eland, impala and other antelope types, baboons, monkey and a profusion of over 500 species of birds. In May or early June, huge herds of wildebeest, gazelle and zebra begin their annual spectacular migration northwards. In their wake follow predators, lion, cheetah and wild dogs with vultures circling overhead! Come back to the Camp for dinner and overnight.
DAY 5: SERENGETI – MANYARA
After breakfast, depart Serengeti to Lake Manyara with en route game drive. Lake Manyara is famous as the home of “Tree Climbing Lions”. A part from that Lake Manyara has a wealth 400 species of birds, mostly especially the Flamingos roaming around the Lake Manyara, Hot springs, and the beautiful scenery of the great valley walls from East of the park. Picnic lunch boxes in the midday and later proceed with late afternoon game drive. Around I700hrs, exit from the park and drive to the camp for your dinner and overnight stay at Panaroma Camp or similar
DAY 6: LAKE MANYARA – ARUSHA
Today we drive from Lake Manyara with enroute game drive to Arusha Arriving late in the evening drop you at the airport to catch your flight back at home or extent your trip to Zanzibar
Ø The services of our knowledgeable English speaking driver/guide
Ø Full board accommodation in self-contained-tents/camps + Meals on Safari (B.L.D)
Ø All the Park entrance/ conservation fees
Ø Transport in a land cruiser at Tanzania
Ø guaranteed window/and comfortable seats
Ø 5 nights/ 6 days Safari
Ø game viewing-drives as per safari program
Ø bottled mineral water throughout the safari
Ø Return transfer to your place of staying
Ø All applicable taxes & government tolls
Ø Crater Lake fee at Ngorongoro
Ø Soft drinks, juices, alcoholic and other beverages taken with lunch/dinner
Ø Tip to driver/guide