6 Days Tanzania Wildlife Safari
Day 01: NAIROBI/ARUSHA
On arrival, at Jomo Kenyatta International Airport you will be met by our customer service (early morning flight) and later transferred to Namanga boarder town, where you will go under migration formalities and exchange of the vehicle and proceed to Arusha or (assisted to board a Shuttle for Arusha). On arrival at Arusha you will be met and transferred to IMPALA HOTEL for your lunch. Soon after lunch you will depart for Ngorongoro for dinner and overnight at NGORONGORO SOPA LODGE (L, D).
Day 02: NGORONGORO CRATER
After an early morning breakfast you will descend into the crater for a full day game viewing with lunch boxes en-route. Ngorongoro crater is referred by many people as “eighth wonder of the world”. The crater walls are 2000ft high and the floor spreads for 102sq miles, a truly awesome sight. It contains a river, several swamps, a soda lake-complete with flamingoes, a forest and open plains. A virtual “Noah’s Ark”, the crater is home to almost every species of wildlife indigenous to East Africa which include, gazelle, elephant, lion, leopard, cheetah, rhino, buffalo, wildebeest, zebra and numerous hippo. Eagles, cranes, storks and hundreds of other birds also inhabit this spectacular area.
At the end of the day you will ascend the crater wall NGORONGORO SOPA LODGE situated at the rim of the crater for dinner and overnight.
Day 03: NGORONGORO – SERENGETI
Soon after breakfast, proceed with your safari to Serengeti National Park via the famous “Olduvia Gorge” where Dr. Louis and Mary Leakey made their discovery of the early man. After visiting the small museum and attending a short lecture describing the archeological digs and geology of the gorge, continue with your safari to the vast Serengeti Plain with game drive en-route which covers an area of over 14,763 sq kms. The park is inhabited by more than 3 million mammals, including lion, cheetah, leopard, elephant, buffalo, gazelles, antelope, giraffe, hyena, and all of the little animals e.g. rock hyrax, bat eared foxes etc. You will have two extensive game drives today in this fabulous park and you will need many films. You will check in at SERENGETI SOPA LODGE for lunch and later you will proceed for the late afternoon game drive. Dinner and overnight at SERENGETI SOPA LODGE (B.L.D)
Day 04: SERENGETI
Full day is spent at the vast Serengeti plains with two extensive game drives today in this fabulous park and you gona need many films. All meals and overnight at SERENGETI SOPA LODGE (B.L.D)
Day 05: SERENGETI – LAKE MANYARA
Soon after lunch you will depart to Lake Manyara National Park. Lake Manyara National Park is beautiful Small Park known for its lush vegetation and tropical forests of giant fig and mahogany trees, elephants, giraffe, buffalo, zebra and variety of antelope inhabit the park as well as a variety of monkeys and a large population of hippo’s. The park is also home to many species of birds and one of the few places you will be able to see the comical ground hornbill. On arrival with game drive en-route you will check-in at LAKE MANYARA SERENA LODGE for your dinner before retiring for the day at LAKE MANYARA SERENA LODGE (B.L.D).
Day 06: LAKE MANYARA – ARUSHA – NAIROBI
Enjoy early morning games drive and later you will depart for Arusha, arriving in time for lunch at IMPALA HOTEL. Soon after lunch you will be transferred to Namanga, exchange of vehicles and proceed to Nairobi or (assisted to board the afternoon Shuttle to Nairobi) arriving at 6:30pm. (You can be dropped at the Airport or your hotel) (B. L)