7 Days Tarangire, Serengeti, Ngorongoro Crater, Arusha & Lake Man

Day 1: Arusha to Arusha National Park

Non game viewing, Travel Time: 1 hour

Distance: 51.2 km

You’ll kick off your adventure early in the morning heading off to the beguiling – and often overlooked - Arusha National Park. Arusha is a jewel of Tanzania, with a diversity of plant and animal life that will take your breath away. Arusha National Park’s rangers are extremely knowledgeable, and as you walk you’ll learn so much about the biodiversity of the park – and suddenly you’ll spot a tribe of black and white colobus monkeys, famous in the park for their acrobatics. You’ll spend overnight to the park, where you’ll relax and enjoy a delicious dinner under a sky ablaze with stars before a restful sleep.

Main Accommodation

Accommodations: Clients selection Public campsite/ Tinted campsite/ Lodges

Meals: Water is included in all meals (Other drinks is not included)

Day 2: Arusha National Park to Tarangire National Park to Mto wa Mbu

Non game viewing, Travel Time: 4 hour

Distance: 202.5 km

After awakening to a still African dawn, you’ll energise yourself with a hearty breakfast before heading off to the Tarangire National Park, named after the river which flows across the park and is the only source of water for the animals during the dry season.The Tarangire swamps have the most breeding species in one habitat in the world. After a fascinating day in this beautiful park you’ll head off to Mto wa Mbu and reach in the late afternoon. You’ll have a chance to relax, absorb the sights and finish the evening with a tasty dinner before resting up, ready for tomorrow’s adventure.

Main Accommodation

Accommodations: Clients selection Public campsite/ Tinted campsite/ Lodges

Meals: Water is included in all meals (Other drinks is not included)

Day 3: Mto wa Mbu to Serengeti National Park

Non game viewing, Travel Time: 6 hour

Distance: 205 km

Your Serengeti adventure begins here. After a good breakfast, you’ll drive to the world famous Serengeti National Park. It’s world-famous for a reason: its home to the world's largest concentration of wildlife including zebra, gazelle, lions, wildebeest, elephant and giraffe. It’s also one of the points of the seasonal migration of wildebeest, which is an awesome sight in the truest sense of the word. Tomorrow you’ve a whole day exploring Serengeti further.

Main Accommodation

Accommodations: Clients selection Public campsite/ Tinted campsite/ Lodges

Meals: Water is included in all meals (Other drinks is not included)

Day 4: Serengeti National Park

You’ll start your day at the center of the majestic Serengeti. After a nourishing breakfast, you’ll continue your journey into the plains on a full-day game drive that will give you the opportunity to spot hundreds of the diverse animals that find their home within the Serengeti’s endless plains. If you’re especially excited to see animals extremely close up, you won’t forget today.

Main Accommodation

Accommodations: Clients selection Public campsite/ Tinted campsite/ Lodges

Meals: Water is included in all meals (Other drinks is not included)

Day 5: Serengeti National Park to Ngorongoro Crater

Non game viewing, Travel Time: 4 hour

Distance: 145 km

You’ll be up with before dawn on an early morning game drive, the air crisp and keen and the sky brightening from indigo to golden pink and finally to hyacinth blue as we explore. The park is waking up and is alive with the calls of the animals. In the afternoon, you’ll start your Ngorongoro adventure by heading off to the Lodge or campsite. You’ll spend the evening enjoying a tasty dinner and relaxing under the stars.

Main Accommodation

Accommodations: Clients selection Public campsite/ Tinted campsite/ Lodges

Meals: Water is included in all meals (Other drinks is not included)

Day 6: Ngorongoro Crater to Mto wa Mbu

Non game viewing, Travel Time: 1.5 hour

Distance: 60 km

After an early but delicious breakfast you’ll travel into the Crater, which is known as “Africa’s Garden of Eden”; its unique geological formation is at the root of its diversity. Because the crater sides are a barrier to many species migrating in or out, the crater is packed full of wildlife, and there’s an excellent chance of spotting Africa’s Big Five today. You could also encounter vultures, zebra, hippo, wildebeest and hyenas. You’ll rest at Lodge/Campsite overnight before your journey to the wonders of Lake Manyara National Park.

Main Accommodation

Accommodations: Clients selection Public campsite/ Tinted campsite/ Lodges

Meals: Water is included in all meals (Other drinks is not included)

Day 7: Lake Manyara National Park to Arusha

Non game viewing, Travel Time: 2 ½ hour

Distance: 130 km

Your day starts with a healthy, filling breakfast and then you’ll head off to the Lake Manyara National Park, which extends for miles along the emerald base of the gold-flecked Rift Valley escarpment. The park is a patchwork of forest, arid scrubland and Soda Lake and a paradise for bird lovers. The forest is alive with the

Experiences:
Attractions
Art and History
Farmers Market
Landmarks
Nightlife
Outdoor Activities
Shopping
Workshops
Other
Languages spoken: English
Recommended gear: Insect Repellent Spray, Oil or water mosquito spray, Malaria pills
Included in price: • Transport (4x4 Land Cruiser) with open roof • Camping / Lodge • park fees • Tent & mattress • Professional English speaking safari guide & chef • breakfasts; lunches; dinners • 1,5 bottle of water per day; tea and coffee with meals
Not Included in price: • Flights • Travel insurance • Visa and passport fees • Increases in park fees where applicable • Personal items • Tips for safari guide & chef • Soda and Alcoholic beverages • Extra activities (Hot Air Ballooning in Serengeti & Maasai Village)
Additional Information: Pick up from Kilimanjaro Airport (JRO) to Arusha we offer for 30$ instead of 50$. About accommodations it depends for quality of the hotel you needs.
Cancellations : 5. Cancellation by the Traveler If you cancel you’re booking cancellation fees will apply. A cancellation is only possible in written way. If you cancel a trip: • At any time after you’re booking as been confirmed Africa Natural Tours retains 30 % (camping trips) or 50 % (lodging trips) non-refundable deposit We advise you to sign cancellation insurance at the time of booking which will cover cancellation fees. If you leave a tour for any reason after it has commenced we are not obliged to make any refunds for unused services. • 30 days or less prior to departure, we will retain 100% paid by you in connection with the booking.
Availability : All year