A six-days safari experience in the creme de la creme of the Tanzania northern safari circuit. Areas of interest: Crater tour, the great wildebeest migration, balloon ride, Olduvai Gorge, wildlife, and the tree climbing lions in Lake Manyara.
1230hrs : You will be met by your driver guide in Arusha, tour briefing, the tour starts with lunch in Arusha. 1400hrs : Depart for Ngorongoro Conservation Area arriving in the evening, check in at your lodge.
The Ngorongoro Crater is regarded as a natural wonder of the world and has been declared a World Heritage Site. It is the largest intact crater in the world. On the crater floor, grassland blends into swamps, lakes, rivers, woodland and mountains, the flora opens to grassy plains throughout the crater floor.
During your tour, you can spot large herds of zebra and wildebeest, lions, spotted hyenas, leopards, cheetahs and three species of jackals. Tanzania's few endangered black rhino are regularly sighted in the crater and large herds of buffalo.
Dinner and overnight at the Sopa lodge
Breakfast at the lodge.
Pick up by your driver guide for half day crater tour, you will descend 2000 feet to the floor. Explore the forest areas that are inhabited by monkeys and elephants, the lake area and the open savannah for game viewing. Return to your lodge for lunch.
After lunch, depart for Serengeti National Park and proceed to the Lobo on the Northern part of Serengeti.
Serengeti is the Tanzania’s most famous national park and its large ecosystem extends beyond the Park to include several other conservation areas and reserves, including the Masai Mara in Kenya. It is through these extensive protected areas that a million of wildebeest and thousands of zebra and impala, complete the great circulatory migration which attract visitors from all over the world.
Throughout the year there are abundant game including giraffes, warthogs, reedbucks, leopards and large prides of lions, wildbeests, zebras, impalas, buffaloes and elephants.
Dinner and overnight at Lobo Wildlife Lodge
Breakfast at the lodge.
Enjoy morning game drive in the endless plains of the Serengeti for a chance to see the great herds of wildebeest, zebras and gazelles or a pride of lions lounging in the shade. Return to your lodge for lunch before proceeding to central part of Serengeti National Park.
Dinner and overnight at Sopa Lodge
Early morning game drive in the Serengeti National Park.
Drive back to your lodge for lunch. After lunch, proceed to Ndutu area on the border between Ngorongoro and Serengeti with game view en route.
Dinner and overnight at Ndutu Safari Lodge or Camp
Breakfast at the camp or lodge.
Enjoy morning game drive within Ndutu Area and return for lunch at your camp or the lodge. After lunch visit The Olduvai Gorge, site of Louis and Mary Leakey’s renowned archaeological discoveries.
Proceed to Lake Manyara National Park for dinner and overnight at a Tented Lodge
Lake Manyara National Park is a splendid reserve that boasts an incredible diversity of terrain including a combination of Rift Valley Lake, dense woodlands and steep mountainside, as well as plant and animal species. Established specifically to protect the elephant herds that have made this area world renowned, the park also has diverse species such as monkeys, antelopes, zebras, hippos and crocodiles, buffalo, giraffe providing varied wildlife experience. The Park is famous for its tree-climbing lions. The lake attracts considerable birdlife
Early breakfast at the lodge.
Depart for a morning game drive in Lake Manyara National Park
Thereafter, drive back to Arusha arriving in the afternoon for lunch.