This safari itinerary will enable you to visit the among very attractive wildlife safari sites in Africa, of Ngorongoro Conservation Crater
Ngorongoro Conservation Area measuring 8,300 square kilometer declared a World Heritage Site by UNESCO in 1979, with other things is the only place in the earth where mankind and wild animals co-exist in harmony.
However, the tour will enable you witness the seventh wonders of the World Nature of the ’Great Wildebeest Migration’ moving yearly from Masai Mara to the Serengeti and Ngorongoro plains, and the interaction between species is awesomely entertaining.
Day 1: Kilimanjaro Airport (JRO) – Arusha – Lake Manyara National Park:
Your driver/guide will on time be in the Kilimanjaro International Airport (JRO) to meet and transfer you to the hotel in Arusha to have shower and breakfast, then drive to Lake Manyara national park for afternoon game drive, overnight in Bougainvillea Safari Lodge – full board…
Lake Manyara National Park is well known for its tree climbing lions, the soda ash lake and its flamingos and ‘maji moto’ (i.e. hot spring water)! The Park has a number of elephants, so many giraffes; zebras, wildebeest, impala, waterbuck, and warthog, small known shy Kik’s dik dik as well as Klipspringer along the ramps of the escarpment. However, the Park regarded as Africa’s largest and huge herds of baboons, expected by most of the visitors.
Day 2: Lake Manyara – Ngorongoro Crater:
In the morning with lunch pack drive to descend to the Crater for 7 - 9 hours game drive, then ascending and drive back to overnight in Bougainvillea Safari Lodge – full board…
Ngorongoro crater is the largest unbroken caldera in the world. The Crater, together with the Olmoti and Empakaai craters are part of the eastern Rift Valley, whose volcanism dates back to the late Mesozoic/early Tertiary periods and is famous for its geology. It also includes Laetoli and Olduvai Gorge, which contain an important paleontological record related to human evolution.
Ngorongoro Crater is also a home of Black Mane Lions, Cheetahs, Leopards, Foxes and Jackals, Hyenas, and good number of Herbivores like Buffaloes, Wildebeest, Zebras, Gazelles Eland and Elephant Bulls. This is the park you may see the so called the ‘Big Five’ all together!
Day 3: Ngorongoro Crater – Tarangire National Park - Zanzibar:
After breakfast around 8:00AM drive with lunch pack to Tarangire national park for 6 - 8 hours game drive, then heads to Arusha to connect flight to Zanzibar – breakfast and picnic lunch.
Located slightly off the main safari route, Tarangire National Park is a lovely, quiet park in Northern Tanzania circuit. It is most famous for its elephant migration, birding and authentic safari atmosphere. In Tarangire you also see good numbers of wildebeest and zebra as well as giraffe, buffalo, Thompson's gazelle, greater and lesser kudu, eland, leopard and cheetah. You might enjoy your picnic lunch at one of the park's picnic areas and take in an unparalleled view of the Tarangire River. Keep an eye on your food though, as the local monkey population will be only too happy to make off with a tasty treat if given the opportunity!
The prices per the itinerary per person are:
• Group of 2 people US$ 950 per person sharing,
• Group of 4 people US$ 715 per person sharing,