9 Days 8 Nights Safari

"Tarangire National Park, Lake Manyara, Lake Eyasi, Ngorongoro Crater, Serengeti National Park, Lake Natron (Maasai Experience Optional)."

Day1: Moshi/Arusha to Tarangire National Park

In the morning, we will pick you up from your hotel in Moshi/Arusha and drive to Tarangire National Park, which is famous for supporting huge baobab trees in a quite large number compared to any other park, as well as herds of elephant of large body size and different birds species of both migratory and non-migratory kind. Its sparse vegetation makes it a beautiful and special location, where up to 300 elephants can be found, looking for underground streams in the dry riverbeds. Migratory wildebeest, zebra and buffalo can also be seen crowding the shrinking lagoons. Here you will enjoy an afternoon game drive with a picnic lunch, and an overnight stay on the outskirts of Tarangire National Park.

Why Tarangire National Park?

Day2: Tarangire to Lake Manyara Then Lake Eyasi

You will enjoy a day trip to Lake Manyara National Park, which is located within the Great East African Rift Valley where by apart from being a national park it's termed as a "Ramsar site" world wide. Lake Manyara boast a spectacular setting, famous for its tree-climbing lions and soda-ash Lake (Lake Manyara). The park also provides the perfect introduction to Tanzania’s birdlife. The shores of the lake, encrusted with pink flamingo, attract more than 400 species of birds, many of them waterfowl or migrants. After your game drive, we’ll then travel the short journey to Lake Eyasi. Overnight stay at Lake Eyasi.

Day3: Lake Eyasi to Ngorongoro Crater

After breakfast, you'll get the chance to visit the Bushmen tribe of Datoga and Hadzabe and learn about their culture and way of life. A tour will give you the opportunity to go along on a hunt and experience their great hunting skills with arrows and bows, as well as enjoy some singing and dancing ceremonies. After lunch, drive to Ngorongoro Crater, one of Africa’s seven natural wonders and a world heritage site. Before dinner gets served, you will enjoy the awesome view of the Crater from the rim where overnight stay will be conducted.

Day4: Ngorongoro Crater to Serengeti National Park

Today you’ll wake up early in the morning to descend the 600m high walls to the floor of the crater and get to see the wonders that made the place listed as a world heritage site by UNESCO. It is considered as one of the most beautiful and exceptional places in Africa. Here you will find a haven of African wildlife and you might also be lucky enough to witness the endangered species commonly known as the Rhino! Enjoy a game drive and brunch at the hippo pool before driving to Serengeti National Park where our night will be spent.

Day 5 & 6: The Serengeti National Park (Two full day)

Now you get two full days to experience the Serengeti. Known to host one of most amazing wildlife spectacles on earth, the great migration of wildebeest along with zebra. The Serengeti’s vast plains are also home to a haven of other wildlife, including lions, cheetahs, leopards and many other predators(Carnivores). Two overnight stays in Serengeti National Park.

Day7: Serengeti National Park to Lake Natron

Drive from the Serengeti to Lake Natron national park which is known world wide as the only place that serves as a flamingo's breeding site where you will arrive in the late afternoon. Today you will continue your safari adventure on to Lake Natron with a game drive on route.

Day8: Lake Natron (Full Day)

Lake Natron is one of the most tranquil lakes in Africa, famous for its millions of flamingos that appear as a pink blanket across the alkaline water. Some call it a photographer’s paradise! Spend today recharging your batteries after your hike if so and if not visit the lake with its immense population of flamingos and vitalizing waterfalls. Overnight stay at Lake Natron.

Day9: Lake Natron to Moshi/Arusha/Airport

After breakfast, drive back to Moshi/Arusha or Kilimanjaro Airport.

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