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6 Days & 5 Nights Tanzania Safari

This Tanzania six days safari includes the 3 most renowned Northern Park within Tanzania beginning in Lake Manyara, to Serengeti National Park and then Ngorongoro Crater – Tanzania’s gem, and among the greatest wildlife havens in the world.

The Serengeti National Park is connected with the Masai Mara Game Reserve in Kenya and stretches to Lake Victoria in the West. The name Serengeti originates from a Masai word ‘Siringet’, that means ‘endless plains’. Your Accommodation in Serena Lodges / Sopa Lodges.

Day 1: Arusha – Lake Manyara National Park
Have lunch at the Impala Hotel Arusha and later continue to Lake Manyara. Today’s afternoon drive offers you an opportunity to explore the varied ecosystems as you ascend from the lowlands to the soda Manyara Lake. The wildlife in this small park is abundant and the splendid bird watching will amaze you. It is as well among the few places to see tree-climbing-lions in Africa. In addition you will see the numerous pink flamingoes. After the game drive you will retire for hot shower dinner and overnight at Lake Manyara Serena Lodge or similar accommodation.

Day 2: Lake Manyara – Serengeti National Park
Have a Morning game-drive within Lake Manyara National Park which is dotted with unusual trees like the huge mahogany, fig plus baobab in addition to the renowned lions that rest in the tree branches on trees. After lunch leave for Serengeti National Park and there you will arrive at your lodge in the late evening for dinner.

With the vast-open spaces, the bright-blue skies plus the wildlife swarmed you will have a chance to explore the terrain in the afternoon and discover why this is a dream of the “Old Africa.” Several lions wander the long grasses; numerous elephants feed on the acacia bark whereas giraffes, elands, gazelles and monkeys plus a diversity of African wildlife are all here in large numbers. In the evening you will have dinner and overnight at Serengeti Serena Lodge or similar accommodation.

Day 3: Serengeti National Park
After breakfast enjoy a thrilling game drive. This great range of Serengeti wildlife is as well evident in this place with views buffaloes, hippos, elephants, giraffes, antelopes, lions, as well in season the renowned annual migration of thousands of wildebeests. Also have another game drive after lunch!

All over the place you will find animals, monkeys and birds in addition to large jungle cats such as lions, leopards plus cheetahs. Rhinos, gazelles, antelopes plus hundreds of huge elephants are all there. Some animals are camouflaged in the trees offering you rather a great array of adventure. In the evening you will have dinner and overnight at Serengeti Serena Lodge or similar accommodation.

Day 4: Serengeti – Ngorongoro Crater
A wonderful drive leads to Ngorongoro Crater to our lodge located on the edge of the crater, rewarding with splendid sights of the world’s biggest unbroken caldera. The Ngorongoro caldera marks the very old walls of a long ago collapsed volcano, which was maybe similar in size with Mt. Kilimanjaro.

Currently this entirely enclosed crater is 12 miles across having steep walls of more than 2,000 ft. We shall be at an altitude of close to 7,500ft above-sea-level and this will be the highest peak during our trip. Ngorongoro has cooler air and very refreshing. In the afternoon have a short nature-walk to discover the local fauna, or opt to remain at your lodge at leisure. In the evening you will have dinner and overnight at Ngorongoro Serena Lodge or similar accommodation.

Day 5: Ngorongoro Crater
Early morning descend 2,000 ft to the floor of the crater to explore this all-natural zoological park, as well as observe the wide diversity of wildlife including elephants, rhinos, lions, hyenas, zebras, wildebeests, Thomson’s gazelles, reedbucks plus buffaloes. The beautiful crested crane resembling a peacock can as well be seen here in large numbers and if lucky also sees the rare bat-eared fox. Because of the rich availability of prey, this is the most favorable place to see the large predators. Our precise route is determined on the spot by the expert guides, basing on where these animals will be.

Ngorongoro Crater is among the natural world’s wonders. A breathtaking game haunt, this 102 sq mile crater is an ideal caldera, among the largest on the planet. A large number of years in the past a volcano collapsed, forming the crater home to thousands of wild animals in its varied vegetation. More than 30,000 animals reside here including gazelles, lions, giraffes, elephants, cheetahs plus leopards and thousands of wildebeests. In the evening you will have dinner and overnight at Ngorongoro Serena Lodge or similar accommodation.

Day 6: Ngorongoro Crater – Arusha
After your breakfast drive to Arusha via the Maasai Boma in order to meet the local Maasai Warriors and learn their culture. Later in the afternoon you will be dropped off at Kilimanjaro Airport for your flight home.

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