One Night Tarangire + Three Nights The Serengeti + Two Nights Ngorongoro Crater or Karatu

One Night Tarangire + Three Nights The
Serengeti + Two Nights Ngorongoro Crater or Karatu


Day 1

14:00 Commence your safari driving from Arusha City Centre to Tarangire passing through the countryside with several villages and farms. 18:00   Enjoy a tasty dinner and overnight stay at TARANGIRE (D) *travel/distance is approximately 2.5 hours/160 km (99 miles)


Day 2

07:00 Delicious breakfast at the lodge 08:00 After breakfast you will witness your first Game Drive experience at Tarangire National Park. This park has an interesting ecosystem, it features vast grassy plains, savannah, forest, woodland, lakes and swamps. Each area has its own different animals residing there. Be sure to take a look at the termite mounds which dot the landscape. Once they’ve been abandoned by termites, the dwarf mongoose take them over and use them as their homes. Tarangire National Park is an incredible sight to behold. The park has much to offer. It is home to nearly 500 different bird species. This makes a have for bird watchers. It is home to over 30 large herbivore animals! See the tall and thick baobab trees, view the swampland, rivers and lakes and enjoy spotting different game as you meander through this incredible expanse of natural beauty. 12:00 Enjoy your picnic lunch within the park in picturesque spot. 14:00 Continue the journey towards North West across the stunning hilly countryside of the highlands which is filled with Farms, and then into the Ngorongoro Conservation Area. From here lie the vast plains of the Serengeti, where you’ll hopefully start spotting Animals well before you get into the park. 18:00 Enjoy a well-deserved dinner and overnight at SERENGETI (B.L.D) *travel time/distance approximately 6 hours/330 km (205 miles)

Day 3

07:00 Start the day with a hearty lodge breakfast. 08:00 After breakfast, you will go for an amazing game drive at The Serengeti National Park which is world-famous for its ecosystem, natural beauty and huge amount of animals, birds and insects. Expect an incredible backdrop of stunning landscape and see animals such as Thomson’s gazelle, wildebeest, lions, zebra and more. This park is also home to the Serengeti’s Annual Migration which happens every year when animals travel thousands of miles across East Africa. This park is so large; it is actually bigger than some small countries. It sits between The Great Rift Valley, Lake Victoria and Lake Eyasi. 12:00 You will be brought back for lunch to the lodge or you may opt for a picnic lunch within the park.  Either way, Your adventure will last for the whole day with AM and PM Game Drives exploring the vast Serengeti Plains. 18:00 Dinner and overnight SERENGETI (B.L.D)

Day 4

06:00 Early breakfast at the lodge 07:00 After breakfast, you will go on an amazing game drive through the great Serengeti. Enjoy a second Game Drive in the Serengeti National Park and spot some animals you may not have seen the previous day! 12:00 You will be brought back for lunch to the lodge or you may opt for a picnic lunch within the park. 14:00 Continue the adventure with afternoon game drive at The Serengeti National Park which is world-famous. The word Serengeti means “endless plains” in Maasai and you will encounter a huge expanse of land from forests to jungle and wilderness. The park continues to be a source of inspiration for artists, photographers, writers and film-makers. 18:00 Dinner and overnight SERENGETI (B.L.D)

Day 5

07:00 Breakfast at the lodge 08:00 After breakfast you depart for Ngorongoro with picnic lunch viewing game across the vast Serengeti plains. You have the option of passing through The Olduvai Gorge. This area is where many incredible archaeological discoveries have been found. It’s also a beautiful area with lush, grassy land and Tanzanian Acacia trees sweeping majestically on the landscape. Another option would be to visit a Masai Village and learn their nomadic culture and enchanting singing and dancing. You should surely try to compete the males high jumps! 18:00 Dinner and overnight NGORONGORO or KARATU (B.L.D) *travel time/distance is approximately 3.5 hours/140 km (87 miles)

Day 6

07:00 Start your day with great tasting lodge breakfast. 08:00 This morning you depart to Explore the World’s largest intact volcanic caldera. Ngorongoro Crater is often referred to as the eighth wonder of the world! The crater is home to over 25,000 large mammals and was the result of an erupted volcano thousands of years ago. The animals live in harmony in the huge, walled crater which also houses stunning lakes, lush forests and vast plains. Due to its size and diversity, the crater floor is comprised of several distinct areas, ranging from forest, swamps, lakes and springs, to open grassland and some sandy dunes. It’s an awesome wildlife experience. 12:00 A picnic lunch is served overlooking a small lake populated with hippos. 14:00 Continue exploring the Crater floor. The Ngorongoro Crater is a UNESCO World Heritage Site and conservation area. It is located West of Arusha City. It is often referred to as the eighth wonder of the world. It is one of Africa’s best places to see wildlife in its natural habitat. It is simply magnificent and has stayed the same for thousands of years. Within the deep walls of the crater you’ll find 25,000 large mammals living there. They wander through the lakes and forests. Some of the wildlife to be seen are bull elephants, rhinos, lions, hyena, buffalo, wildebeest and so many more in all their magnificence. 18:00 Dinner and overnight NGORONGORO or KARATU (B.L.D)

Day 7

06:00 Your last breakfast at the lodge 07:00 After breakfast, depart and head to Arusha passing through the Masai Steppe filled with many villages as well as Farms (B) *travel time/distance approximately 4 hours/210 km (130 miles)