Day 1: AIRPORT PICK UP
Our guide will pick you up at Kilimanjaro International Airport (JRO) Or Arusha Airport (ARK) and take you to our office in Arusha. As local Tanzanians, our guides know well the country and Arusha city, so you’ll be in good hands from when you arrive to the moment you leave. And he will afterwards drive you to Coffee Lodge .
Day 2: TARANGIRE NATIONAL PARK
After breakfast, you will make the short drive to Tarangire National Park. Tarangire is well known for its large elephant herds. From the open roof of the vehicle you will experience the seasonal swamps, savanna and Tarangire River in search of many animals including zebra, wildebeest, buffalo, elephant and giraffe. It’s possible that you will catch a glimpse of a lion stalking its prey or leopards watching and
relaxing in the trees above. After lunch in the park, after a full day game drive, we expect to be back in Arusha around 6:00 pm although we can be flexible if needed (i.e. flight to catch). Like wise you will be transferred to curio shops where you can grab some souvenirs to take back home with you. After long day game drive, you will drive back to Arusha and you will spend the night at 5 star Lodge.
Day 3: LAKE MANYARA NATIONAL PARK
After breakfast, your safari guide will collect you from your accommodation and drive you to Lake Manyara National Park. Manyara is a relatively small but diverse park, 120km west of Arusha. It covers a large area of the park, flooding and drying with the seasons and is home to thousands of flamingos and over 500 other bird species. On your exploration of the park you will see monkeys, giraffe, zebra,wildebeest, buffalo, elephant and with some luck, lions lounging in the trees. The park is known for its diverse landscapes; not only open grassy plains, but also primate filled woodlands and baobab dotted cliffs. After a tour in the Park, you will drive to 5 star Lodge where you will be able to relax and enjoy dinner and have an overnight.
Day 4: FROM MANYARA NATIONAL PARK TO SERENGETI NATIONAL PARK
After breakfast drive up the crater highlands, stopping at the rim for a spectacular View of the Ngorongoro Crater. Continuing as far as the eye can see is the vast Serengeti. Serengeti mean “endless plain” and this6900 sq. mile (18000s q. km) park is inhabited by more than 2 million wildebeest. From January to April is the season when wildebeest give birth to their calves and also hundreds of thousands of plains zebra sand Thomson’s gazelles. Large predators including lions, cheetahs and hyenas are drawn
to the area by this abundance of prey which migrates throughout the park. Many smaller animals like rock hyrax, bat eared foxes, mongoose, honey badger, jackals, monkeys, baboons and African hares also inhabit the area along with nearly 500 species of birds. After the game drive, you will return back 5 star Lodge
Day 5: HOT AIR BALLOON SAFARI AND FULL DAY GAME DRIVE IN SERENGETI NATIONAL PARK.
On this day you will wake up very early in the morning for the 1hour Hot Air Balloon. You will enjoy a high view of the Serengeti National Park and see animals and the park from above which should be very fun. After the hot air balloon We are completely flexible with your preferences and this day will be organized according to your wishes. On every day of the safari, your guide will discuss with you the best timings for you, including the game drives and the waking up time. For example, on this day you will return to the amp/lodge for lunch and relaxation and finish with an afternoon game drive, or you could do a full day game drive with picnic lunch. After the game drive, you will return back to 5 star Lodge.
Day 6: SERENGETI NATIONAL PARK TO NGORONGORO CRATER NATIONAL PARK
You will Wake up very early Have a Cup of coffee and some cookies and enjoy a sunrise game drive in Serengeti National Park to spot animals when they are more active and also to witness a fantastic African sunrise; one of the most spectacular sites one can experience. You will then return to camp for Full Breakfast, check-out and travel to the Ngorongoro Crater. After a full game drive in Serengeti, you will go to the allocated accommodation in 5 star Lodge Ngorongoro for an overnight.
Day 7: NGORONGORO CRATER NATIONAL PARK
Today you will wake up very early to do an early morning safari before breakfast, to spot the animals when they are more active and also to have a fantastic sun rise in front of you. The sunrise in the African Savannah is one of the most beautiful experiences one can have. You will then travel to Ngorongoro Crater, inhabited by almost every species of wildlife indigenous to East Africa including the rare black rhino. In fact, the crater has the greatest concentration of wild life in the planet. It contains a river, several swamps, a soda lake that, from the top, looks like steam, full of flamingos, a forest and open plains. Large bull elephants that reside here have V large tusks, due to the rich minerals content of the volcanic soil and its grasses. After your Tour and game drive, you will exit the park and drive to 5 star Lodge for an overnight.
Day 8: FROM NGORONGORO NATIONAL PARK TO LAKE NATRON
On this day you will have a drive to the Lake Natron and have a few activities such as hiking, lake shore, visit the active volcanic Mountain called Oldonyo Lengai and learn some history about it. There are more different activities to do and all cannot be done by today. You shall have a rest at 5 star Lodge on this evening.
Day 9: LAKE NATRON
On this day you can finish the rest of activities which could not be done yesterday and have a good time to relax at the shore as well. And after wards have your over night at 5 star Lodge.
Day 10: LAKE NATRON TO ARUSHA CITY.
Having your last day at the Lake Natron as you will drive back to Arusha on this day I believe you must created good moments and best memories during all the days you have had for safari. As you arrive back to Arusha. We can be flexible if you have a flight to catch and you will be dropped off at the airport and if not we shall have a celebration dinner together and we look forward for any activity you prefer for the next day.
Tarangire • Serengeti • Ngorongoro • Lake Manyara
Arusha National Park • Lake Manyara • Serengeti • Ngorongoro
Destination: Mount Kilimanjaro