All our 6-day Africa wildlife safaris, tours, holidays and travel packages, specifically include the Ngorongoro Conservation Area and the world famous Ngorongoro Crater National Park in Tanzania. This specific Africa safari and travel itinerary has been designed for visitors with more time on hand for a longer safari or travel tours. It specifically include the Tarangire National Park and have been designed to offer you a total Tanzanian northern circuit safari experience.
Arusha – Lake Manyara
124.7 km, 2 hrs 24min
Early After breakfast drive to Lake Manyara national park from Arusha, it is well known by its abundance of birds, There are also different varieties of Trees which include Sausage trees, umbrella trees, baobabs and palms, Lake Manyara hosts over 400 species of birds, some example are pink Flamingo, Yellow-Billed storks, heroin and corkscrew, it is a small park with mammals including Zebras, Lions, Baboons, Impala, wildebeest, hippos, elephants and buffaloes, it is the perfect place to rest and tranquillity because it guarantees you a relaxing ambience to enjoy, The word Manyara comes from the word “Maa” which is the language of Masai which is the tree plants used to create hedges, Two-third of the park is alkaline lake, so the place is mostly submerged in alkaline water, if you are adventurous, thrill-seeking and nature-loving person this is heaven for you, Dinner and Overnight at Campsite.
Lake Manyara – Serengeti
132 km, 3 hrs 5 min
Leave Campsite after breakfast in our opened roof 4wd Headed to Endless plains of Serengeti, you will expecting to see wide diversity of wildlife found within the park, Also the park host the greatest show on the planet, Because of its biodiversity and ecological significance, the park has been listed by the united nations Education, Scientific and Cultural Organization as UNESCO world heritage sites, The Maasai people had been grazing their livestock in the Serengeti which the named “Open plains” when the first European explorer Austrian Oscar Bauman visited the area in 1892. In the afternoon you will reach the destination of the day, Dinner and Overnight at recommended Campsite.
We do an after breakfast game viewing drive along the Sogore River Circuit, which loops into the plains south of the Seronera River, and which is good for possible Lion, Thomson gazelle, topi, ostrich and cheetah sightings. The Visitor Centre close to the Serengeti Seronera Lodge and public campsites, is well worth a visit after the morning’s game drive. The centre also has a shop where cold drinks and snacks can be purchased, as well as a picnic area and information trail up and around a nearby kopje. We will enjoy a relaxed picnic lunch at the centre in the shade of the giant acacia trees.
In the afternoon we will follow the Kopjes Circuit, which goes anti-clockwise around the Maasai Kopjes, which usually attract a number of lion and some formidably large cobras. This makes the kopjes particularly good for spotting wildlife in the dry seasons – including lions, which like to lie in wait for animals coming to drink. Dinner and overnight stays at recommended campsite.
Serengeti plains – Ngorongoro crater
113km, 2 hrs
A morning game drive at Serengeti national park, all three biggest cats are easily seen, Lions are everywhere and are often found on kill, Cheetah is very common in the southeastern Plains, Leopard can often be found lazing in big trees along the Seronera River. Great Herd of Buffalo, smaller group of Elephant and Giraffe and thousands upon thousands of Eland, Topi, Kongoni, Impala and Grants gazelle are resident of Serengeti by any time of the year, Later after Launch you will drive in the direction of Ngorogoro crater, As soon as you have Reached the Edge of the crater, you will have a remarkable view of this impressive natural wonders, Dinner and overnight at recommended campsite.
Ngorongoro crater to Tarangire national park
139.1km, 2 hrs 53min
After smelling early morning coffee all your senses will be involved and experiencing the thrill of kill to chill of a morning game drive, Estimated 7,000 wildebeest, 4,000 zebras, 3,000 eland, 3,000 gazelles, 600 hyena, 200-300 elephants, over 60 lions, 30 rhinos, and many others. In all over 25,000 wild creatures call the Ngorongoro Crater home. For friends of the winged ones, look no further. Within this caldera you will find 500 bird species, Ostriches, kori bustards, secretary bird and more other. Visit from November to April and witness the myriad migratory birds that take up residence here. Indigenous tribes are permitted to live in a conservation area and local Masai graze their livestock on the crater floor in harmony with nearby Herds of Buffalo and Wildebeest. Later we drive to the campsite that is far from tarangire more than 30 minutes.
Tarangire national park – Arusha Town
154.1 km, 2 hrs 33min
We enjoy an early morning game drive in the Tarangire National Park, The beauty of the park will offers you an unparalleled game viewing you have never seen and during the dry season Elephants abound, Families of the ancient trunks of Baobao trees and strip acacia bark from the thorn trees, Breathtaking view of the Masai steppe and mountain in the south makes a stopover at Tarangire a memorable experience, you can see herds and group of animals like Elephant, followed by Zebras, Buffalo and oryxes who venture from Masai to the Tarangire in search of water, There are also few Lions prowling around looking for unexpecting preys around the jungle, There are more breeding species of birds found in Tarangire national park than anywhere else on the planet, Therefore from here Nothing left unseen on your 6 days tour. Later you will drive back to Arusha with the full of stories to tell.
Included in tour:
- 5 nights budget camping accommodation.
- Meals: Full Board – Breakfast, Hot Lunch or Picnic Lunch and Dinner while on Safari.
- All Transfers and Transport, Park Fees, Hotel Accommodation.
- Game viewing activities as stated in the above tour/safari description.
- Services of a Safari Driver/ Guide.
- Safari tent, Safari cook and camping supplies.
Not included in tour:
- International air fares.
- Any required Visas.
- Travel Insurance.
- Items of a Personal Nature.
- Tips and Gratitudes to Safari Staff.
What to bring:
- A warm sweater as the nights can be chilly at high altitudes.
- Comfortable shoes.
- Insurance: Clients should take out medical and travel insurance.