Takes you to Ngorongoro Crater and Lake Manyara National park. Start by exploring the Crater; home to abundant wildlife then proceed to Lake Manyara.
Duration: 2 Nights / 3 Days Ngorongoro Crater / Lake Manyara Tour
Departure: Every Day
Destination: Arusha, Ngorongoro Crater, Lake Manyara National park
Day 1 Arusha – Ngorongoro
Our driver will pick you from Arusha City in the morning and drive to Ngorongoro Conservation Area which is approximately two hundred kilometers from Arusha.
Dinner and overnight: At the reserved lodge or camp.
Day 2 Ngorongoro / Manyara
On this day, you will descend 2000 feet – six hundred meters to the floor of the crater for a half a day crater tour. The crater is the largest unbroken caldera in the World. The crater is surrounded by very steep walls rising 610 m from the crater floor, ties natural amphitheatre measures about 19 km across in diameter and has an area of 260 sq km.
There is nothing to compare with the crater, it’s amazing, one of the 8th wonders of the world.
Once at the floor of the crater you will proceed and explore. The crater is home to abundant wildlife such as zebra, buffalo, elephant, wildebeest, gazelle, rhino, velvet monkeys among other wild animals. Predators to be spotted include hyenas and black manned lion which can be observed at close quarters in their natural habitats.
Drive back to your lodge or camp for lunch. In the afternoon drive to Lake Manyara National Park.
Dinner and overnight at the reserved lodge or camp
Day 3: Lake Manyara National Park – Arusha
On this day, enjoy an early morning game drive at Lake Manyara National Park.
The park is well known for its tree climbing lions that laze on the branches of acacia trees during the hot day. It is about 325 sq km sheltering under the massive escarpment of the Rift Valley and consists of five district vegetation zone with wide rate of flora and fauna. More than 350 species of birds have been discovered. The most abundant being the flamingos, in which some seasons form a solid line of pink that can be seen many kilometers down the lake.
Other animals that can be spotted in the park include monkeys, flamingos, buffalos, hippos, elephants and many other plain games.
Enjoy lunch at the reserved lodge/ camp. In the afternoon drive back to Arusha.
• Game drives as per the Itinerary.
• Park entrance fees.
• Full board accommodation on safari.
• Service of an English speaking driver guide.
• Driver allowances and park fees for vehicle and driver.
• Transport based on a 4WD safari vehicle with pop up roof for game viewing.
• Government taxes.
• Extras at the lodges i.e. drinks, telephone, laundry etc.
• International flight to/from Tanzania.
• Tips to waiters, porters and drivers.
• Entry Visa to Tanzania.