Short tour description
Safari at North Tanzania during any season of the year will always be one of your amazing adventure ever, Serengeti Migration of the wilder-beast, the most populated national park with big cats, the big 5 that can be spotted at the Ngorongoro crater, Tarangire with its 6000 elephant and more than 400 species of birds, cheetah, Leopard and Lions. Cultural tour at a Maasai village at the Ngrongoro conservation. Our dedicated tour guides will do all they can to make your trip meet your expectation.
Day 1: Welcome to Tanzania
Pick up from Kilimanjaro International air port or Arusha air port to Arusha town direct to the center of Arusha where in a one minute walk you can visit the open market of Africa.
The Venus Premier Hotel” a boutique hotel in Arusha – Tanzania, for a comfortable and a relaxing stay.
At the Venus Premier Hotel we guarantee that you’ll enjoy good services to make your stay comfortable and not expensive for the use of a transit location before the safari. From the moment of your arrival our friendly, courteous and efficient staff will ensure to meet all of your needs.
Depend on your arrival time we can offer you a short trip to the Arusha Heritage gallery, a nice entrance to the wild life and the combination with local art influenced from the Africa wild life.
Dinner and over night at the Hotel.
Day 2: Tarangire National Park
Pick up around 08:00 am from Venus Hotel with a Special safari car and your tour guide for the next 5 days. Safari car, which includes 12 Valt sockets for charging and a small cooling unit for drinks, Mineral water for the entire trip and lunch box for the second day will be included.
3 hours drive to Tarangire National park, Known as the house of the elephant in Tanzania, more than 6000 Elephant in relatively a small area, Cheetah, Leopards, Lions and most of Africa wild animals are in this park together with more than 400 species of birds which make Tarangire one of the most popular national parks for birding.
Around 17:30 departing from the park for a 1 hour drive towards our next destination, Serengeti.
Dinner and over night at a lovely green and colorful Country Lodge at Karatu town.
Day 3: Game drive to Serengeti National Park
After Breakfast departure from country lodge in Karatu town to the gate of Ngorongoro conservation. A nice miniature and some explanation of of the Ngorongoro crater is demonstrate at the gate and we recommend to visit.
After entering into the Ngorongoro conservation, you will climb via rain forest all the way to the ridge of the crater a spectacular view point into the crater that you will visit 2 days after and moving a head to the Serengeti, visiting one of the Maasai Villages along Ngorongoro, the only tribe who is allowed to carry on with his tradition life at the Ngorongoro conservation area and being a natural part of the wild in this area. Short hour with the Maasai to learn part of their culture.
Around noon time arriving to Nabaki gate of Serengeti, a lunch break and entering to the Serengeti south and central, searching after the big cats and much more.
around 18:00 arriving to your special tent camp at the central of Serengeti, Thorn tree tented camp.
Day 4: Full day of game drive in Serengeti National Park
The Serengeti area is characterized by vast plains of grass savanna and from time to time some trees mainly the various acacia trees.
These plains are ideal for the herding of the huge and famous herds of Serengeti, the numerous migratory herds of wildebeest and all the various of African predators. 2 nights in the world’s most famous National park, where you can see in big numbers, lions, Leopard, Cheetah, Hyenas, Jackals, heard of buffaloes, Elephant, Giraffes, Zebra, warthogs, Ostrich, Many species of Antelopes, Hippos, and big number of birds
Then return for Lunch to the Camp and carry on with Game drive all afternoon until sunset.
Dinner and sleep at Thorn tree Tented camp.
Day 5: Morning game drive in Serengeti and Ngorongoro crater
Sunrise game drive at Central Serengeti, searching after lions group who are back from the hunt, hopefully with a kill, around 09:00 breakfast at the camp and after breakfast game drive to South Serengeti and passing the Nabaki gate to Ngrongoro and to the high light of the day, the Ngorongoro crater.
The jewel in Ngorongoro’s crown is a deep volcanic crater, the largest un flooded and unbroken caldera in the world. About 20 km across, 600 meters deep and 300 sq km in area, the Ngorongoro Crater is a breathtaking natural wonder.
Approximately 25,000 large animals, mostly ungulates, live in the crater includes the black rhinoceros, the African buffalo the hippopotamus, wildebeest, zebra, eland, Grant’s and Thomson’s gazelles, Waterbuck and big number of Lions and Hyenas. Some flamingos and crown crane are permanent residence of the crater.
Lunch break near the lake with many hippos, late afternoon climbing up the crater and heading to our lodge which is nearby the Gate.
Day 6: Lake Manyara National park and Mtu wa Mbu Village
Last Safari Game drive in a unique national park, Lake Manyara, is located at the foot of the cliff of the great riff valley, permanent creeks are flowing from the riff down hill in to the Manyara lake keeping a thick and high forest a habitat for many big animals as Elephant, the biggest population of baboons that can be watch playing along the creeks, Lake Manayra is famous with its birds and mainly the big number of Flamingos and pelicans. A small park with beautiful vegetation and many birds.
After the game drive in Lake Manyara national park, a walking visit into the Village of Mtu Am Mbu, ( the moskito village) that because its fertility and water all over, so many tribes from all over Tanzania are leaving in this village, the one who trust and practice agriculture better from all. Trip between the houses and farms of the village that bordering with Lake Manyara.
After noon back to Arusha and Venus Hotel for dinner and sleep.
Day 7: Departure and last day in Arusha
Breakfast and pick up to the air port in Kilimanjaro or Arusha flying to your next destination.
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- Transfer to hotel and back
- All activities mentioned (unless clearly labeled as optional)
- Meals (as specified in the day-by-day description) and drinking water
- All accommodation mentioned
- Safari car and tour guide