7 Days Tanzania Lodge Safari to Lake Manyara, Ngorongoro Crater, Serengeti and Tarangire National Park
|Duration||7 Days 6 Nights|
|Start Point||Arusha Town|
|End Point||Arusha Town|
|Rating: ★★★★★ reviews|
7 Days Tanzania Lodge Safari to Lake Manyara, Ngorongoro Crater, Serengeti and Tarangire
This 7 days northern circuit safari covers safari game drives in Lake Manyara, Ngorongoro Crater, Serengeti and Tarangire of Northern Tanzania, furthermore you will have lots of opportunities to meet with local communities. This off the beaten track itinerary will ensure that you get away from the tourist comfort zone, and experience the African bush from the comfort of a classic lodges/ Adventure Camps.
ITINERARY | Places to visit
Day 1: Arusha Town – Manyara National Park game drive
Pick up from Arusha town and depart to Manyara National Park arriving for lunch at the lodge. Afterwards proceed for an afternoon game drive at Manyara National Park. Nestling at the base of the Great Rift Valley escarpment, the park is recognized for its incredible beauty. You can see many game animals such as buffalo, elephant, giraffe, impala, hippo and others. Late afternoon drive to the lodge for dinner & overnight at Manyara Wildlife Lodge (LDBB)
Day 2: Manyara – Serengeti National Park
After breakfast depart for Central Serengeti National Park. The vast Serengeti plains cover an area of over 14,763 square kilometers and during the months of the migration, is the habitat of huge numbers of wildebeest, zebra and Thomson’s gazelle with estimates of up to 1.5 million. The Serengeti “Kopjes” (massive boulder islands of granite), standing in a sea of grass, provide shelter to a great variety of plants and animals, from the elusive leopard to the tiny dik dik. Dinner & overnight Seronera Wildlife Lodge (LDBB)
Optional Balloon Safari: Experience game viewing over Serengeti with Champagne breakfast at USD$ 540 per person.
Day 3: Serengeti National Park
A full day of game drives around Serengeti. Depending on the time of year and the migration of the herds you can expect to see wildebeest, lions, elephants, giraffes, zebras, monkeys, baboons, hippos, rhinos, antelopes and many birds. Overnight at Seronera Wildlife Lodge (LDBB)
Day 4: Ngorongoro Conservation Area
After breakfast, drive towards Ngorongoro Conservation Area with a stop enroute at Olduvai Gorge. Olduvai is the famous archeological site where the Leakey’s discovered remains of Australopithecus, Homo habilis and Homo erectus, bringing crucial understanding to the study of the evolution of the human species. From Olduvai you’re off to the “Ngorongoro Crater,” (the 8th wonder of the world) likely the most famous wildlife sanctuary in the world. Arrival at the lodge for lunch. The rest of the afternoon at leisure. Dinner and overnight at Ngorongoro Wildlife Lodge (LDBB)
Optional Tour: Maasai village visit to learn about the Maasai ways of life.
Day 5: Ngorongoro Conservation Area
After Breakfast, Drive (with picnic lunch) into the Ngorongoro Crater for a Full Day game drive inside the crater. As very few animals migrate in and out of the crater with its 2000 ft. high walls, you can expect to see lions, elephants, zebras, hippos, flamingos, jackals, rhinos, antelopes, many birds, to name a few. Lunch at the picnic site beside the lake. Late afternoon ascend the crater to your lodge for overnight at Ngorongoro Wildlife Lodge (LDBB)
Day 6: Arusha – Tarangire National Park
After breakfast, checkout and drive to Tarangire National Park arriving for lunch at the lodge. Afterwards proceed for an afternoon game drive at Tarangire National Park. Drive back to Camp for dinner and overnight at Tarangire Osupuko Lodge (LDBB)
Day 7: Transfer to Arusha | Lunch | Drop off.
After breakfast, drive to Arusha for lunch at The Arusha Coffee Lodge. After lunch transfer to Arusha town for drop off.
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Tour Rates / Group Price
Cost / Group Price – Important Information
> Rates are per person and exclude the international flight from/to your home country.
>Maximum Number of people per car is 6
>This tour accepts children who are 5 years and older.
Additional accommodation before and at the end of the tour can be arranged
with extra cost
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|LODGE SAFARIS INCLUDES:||LODGE SAFARIS EXCLUDES:|
|Transport and wildlife drives in modified 4WD Land Cruiser or Land Rover with photographic roof hatch
Accommodation as stated in the itinerary
Game drives as per the itinerary
Services of a professional safari guide
All meals on Safari, All wildlife reserve & parks entry fees and or camping fees
AMREF Evacuation Insurance
|International airfare & flights
All items of a personal nature
accommodation in Arusha
Arrival and Departure Transfer from point of entry.
Gratuities for safari guide and camp staff
Airport departure tax
Visa and Passport fees
Alcoholic and non-alcoholic drinks and beverages