Tour Overview

This 3 day lodge safari offers you the chance to see a wide variety of wildlife amongst some of the most diversified landscapes. You will visit the Lake Manyara National Park and also the Ngorongoro Crater, a UNESCO World Heritage Site. You will see herds of elephants, in season flocks of flamingos and troops of baboons.

Destinations:

- Lake Manyara National Park
- African Rift Valley – Viewpoint
- Ngorongoro Crater

1Day 01: Arrival Kilimanjaro International Airport/Arusha (55km – 47 mins)

Arriving at Kilimanjaro International Airport. Move to Arusha Crown hotel where you booked for the night bed and breakfast basis. Meals Plan: {B,B} (www.arushacrownhotel.com)

2Day 02: Arusha/Lake Manyara National Park (130km – 1hour)

Breakfast at 0700am. Pick up from Arusha Crown Hotel at 0900am and drive on tarmac road 60km with lunch box to Lake Manyara National Park (330 sq km or 127 sq mile’s) on the base of the Great Rift Valley, for the Afternoon game drives. The park is home to Lion, Hippo, Elephant, Zebra, Buffalo, Giraffe, Baboon, Blue and Vervet monkey, Warthog and more…About 350 species of birds have been recorded. This small park contains also five distinct vegetation zones. Thus supporting a large variety of birds and animals. The Manyara National park is also famous for its large flocks of flamingos. In this park canoeing has recently been added to the tourist activities in this park at extra cost. This is a great way to see the park from a new perspective. Dinner and overnight at Lake Manyara Serena Lodge/Wildlife Lodge/Eunoto Lodge/Kirurumo Tented Lodge/Migunga Forest Tented camp. Meals Plan: {B,L,D}

3Day 04: Lake Manyara National Park/Ngorongoro Crater Floor/Arusha (190km – 3 hours)

Wake up early morning for breakfast then at 0730hours drive to Ngorongoro and descend into the Crater floor (19.2 km of diameter, 610m deep, 304 sq km) for game drives. The crater is home to Black Rhino, Elephants, Zebras, Wildebeests, Buffalos, Impalas and so many other Antelopes. Approximately 25,000 millions of different animals. Carnivores are pride of Lion, Leopard, Cheetah, Hyena and other small cats. Your lunch will be served on the picnic site at Ngoitoktok swamp a Hippo pool, after lunch proceeds with afternoon game viewing while ascending the Crater and drive back to Arusha for the drop off at Arusha Crown Hotel where you booked for the night bed and breakfast basis/or Drop off at Kilimanjaro Airport for your flight home. Meals Plan: {B,L}

Included
Park fees (for non-residents)
All activities (unless labeled as optional)
All accommodation (unless listed as upgrade)
Camping equipment
A professional driver/guide
All transportation (unless labeled as optional)
All Taxes/VAT
Roundtrip airport transfer
Meals (as specified in the day-by-day section)
Drinking water (on all days)
Sleeping bag

Excluded
International flights (from/to home)
Additional accommodation before and at the end of the tour
Bath towels
Tips (tipping guideline US$10.00 pp per day)
Personal items (souvenirs, travel insurance, visa fees, etc.)
Government imposed increase of taxes and/or park fees

This tour starts and ends in Arusha, Tanzania
Book your own international flights when using this operator
A transfer from and back to the airport (or hotel) is included
Additional accommodation before and at the end of the tour can be arranged for extra cost