Program Description

The Serengeti is Tanzania’s most popular and oldest national park located in northern Tanzania stretching all the way through to south western Kenya where its part is called the Masai Mara.  Serengeti is listed among the “Ten Natural Travel Wonders of the World” and “Seven Natural Wonders Of Africa” famous for its annual great migration where  thousands of wildebeests , zebras, gazelles and other plain game head north in search of fresh grass. Other tourist attractions in the plains include Ngorongoro crater, Ol Doinyo Lengai an active volcano, Lake Natron and the Maasai people .

Extra Safari Info

Duration: 4 Days
Arrival City: Arusha
Departure City: Arusha
Activities and Interest: Cultural & Wildlife
Comfort Style: Comfort

 Safari Highlights

Enjoy authentic interactions with the Maasai
See the big cats
See more animals than you ever thought possible
See the Endless plains of the Serengeti

Areas Visited

Arusha
Lake Manyara National Park
Ngorongoro Conservation Area
Olduvai Gorge
The great rift valley
Lake Manyara view point
Ngorongoro highlands

Day 1:  Arrival Arusha

Distance: 130km

Met on arrival at Kilimanjaro Airport. Transfer to planet Lodge for dinner and overnight HB. (40 km, 30 minutes)

  • MEALS: Dinner and Overnight HB
  • ACCOMMODATION:  PlanetLodge or similar Accommodation

Day 2:Lake Manyara National Park

Distance: 30km /50km

Non – game viewing time : 3 – 4 hrs

 

After breakfast the tour departs. First stop is Arusha Town for any last minute purchases before we head off on safari. Afterwards we head to Lake Manyara. Lake Manyara National Park offers breathtaking views and a large variety of habitats. Acacia woodlands, water forests, baobab strewn cliffs, algae-streaked hot springs, swamps and the lake itself. And thanks to this the small Park is able to support a large number of animal species and incredible bird life. Manyara has the largest concentration of baboons anywhere in the world and the lions here are also renowned for their tree climbing. Dinner and overnight at Ngorongoro Kudu Lodge and Campsite.

  • MEALS: Lunch, dinner, bed and breakfast
  • ACCOMMODATION: Kudu Lodge and campsite 

Day 3:Serengeti National park

Distance: 145km

Non – game viewing time : 3 – 4 hrs

 

After breakfast, depart for Serengeti National Park, via the beautiful high lying farmland of Karatu and the Ngorongoro Conservation Area. Leaving the highlands behind, we descend into the heart of wild Africa – the Serengeti National Park – with its endless plains, rolling into the distance as far as the eye can see. Then heard to the central park area, known as the Seronera area, one of the richest wildlife habitats in the park, featuring the Seronera River, which provides a valuable water source to this area and therefore attracts wildlife well representative of most of the Serengeti’s species. Arrive in time for lunch and enjoy an afternoon game drive in the Serengeti national park. Dinner and overnight at Serengeti Seronera campsite.

  • MEALS: Lunch, dinner, bed and breakfast
  • ACCOMMODATION:Serengeti Seronera Campsite 

 

Day 4:Serengeti National Park – Ngorongoro Crater

Distance: 145km 

Non – game viewing time : 2 – 4 hrs

 

Early morning game drive and after depart to Ngorongoro Conservation area. We will stopover at Olduvai Gorge, boasting with a history dating back to the dawn of time. It was here, that the anthropologists Dr. Lois and Mary Leakey discovered the skulls of ‘Nutcracker Man’ and ‘Handy Man’, both very significant links in the chain of human evolution Late afternoon transfer to Ngorongoro Simba Campsite where you will have dinner and overnight

  • MEALS: Lunch, dinner, bed and breakfast
  • ACCOMMODATION: Ngorongoro Simba Campsite

 

Day 5: Ngorongoro Crater – Arusha – Airport

Distance: 210km 

Non – game viewing time : 3 – 4 hrs

 

After an early breakfast, You will descend over 600 meters into the crater to view wildlife. Supported by a year round water supply and fodder, the Ngorongoro conservation Area supports avast variety of animals, which include herds of wildebeest, zebra, buffalo, eland, warthog, hippo, and giant African elephants. Another big draw card to this picturesque national park, is it’s dense population of predators, which include lions, hyenas, jackals, cheetahs and the ever-elusive leopard, which sometimes requires a trained eye to spot. We will visit Lake Magadi, a large but shallow alkaline lake in the southwestern corner, which is one of the main features of the crater. A large number of flamingos, hippos and other water birds can usually been seen here. Late afternoon transfer to Arusha For dinner and Overnight or airport drop off. ( Accommodation can be included upon request at extra cost )

 

Rates including VAT

$1,916 per person when 1 person

$1,315 per person when 2 persons

$1,209 per person when 3 persons

$1,142 per person when 4 persons

$1,086 per person when 5 persons

$1,064 per person when 6 persons

$992 per person when 7 persons

 

Items included:
Transportation in 4×4 safari vehicle
Airport transfer/ pick up and drop off if applicable
Professional, English speaking guide and safari cook
Meals:Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner
Mineral water
Overnight stays in tents
Tents, mattresses & camping equipment
All national park fees

Items not included:
Sleeping bag
Alcoholic and soft drinks
Visa fees
Accommodation in Arusha can be arranged upon request.
Personal spending monies for souvenirs etc.
Tips
Travel insurance

 

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