ITINERARY: LAKE MANYARA / NGORONGORO / SERENGETI / LAKE NATRON (7 DAYS /6 NIGHTS)
Day 1 : Moshi/Arusha – Lake Manyara This morning you will depart for Lake Manyara National Park. Spend the afternoon on a game drive of this park, described as one of the hidden gems of Tanzania. This park is famous for its tree climbing lions and large herds of elephant, which are not shy to come straight up to the vehicle. Overnight at Lake Manyara
Day 2 : Lake Manyara – Ngorongoro This morning you depart early from Lake Manyara and travel to the Ngorongoro Crater – a wonderful haven for wildlife. Ngorongoro is unique in that almost all the wildlife live within the crater walls hence you have the opportunity to find game easily. Rhino, in particular, can be seen regularly as well as prides of lion and other predators like cheetah. Enjoy a full day in this park including lunch by the hippo pond. Overnight on the rim of the Ngorongoro Crater
Day 3 : Ngorongoro – Serengeti This morning you will travel to the Serengeti. Serengeti is home to millions of wildebeest during the migration and over the huge flat plains you are likely to find lion, cheetah, leopard, hyena and many other small predators. All afternoon will be spent on game drive before enjoying dinner and the experience of sleeping in the middle of the Serengeti. Overnight in Serengeti National Park
Day 4 : Serengeti Today you have the full day to experience the Serengeti. Break your day into morning and afternoon game drives or take a picnic lunch for a full day game drive. Overnight in Serengeti National Park
Day 5 : Serengeti – Lake Natron This morning you will commence your journey to Lake Natron with an on route game drive. Arrive late afternoon and then after a couple of hours sleep you have the option to climb the active volcano of Oldoinyo-Lengai. Your climb will begin shortly before midnight to allow you to reach the top for sunrise. You need to be prepared for a challenging climb as it is very steep and covered in volcanic ash. From the top the effort is rewarding with incredible views. Overnight at Lake Natron
Day 6 : Lake Natron Lake Natron is famous for millions of flamingo’s and amazing sunrise/sunsets. Today you can spend time recovering from your climb or enjoy some of the many activities in the area. These include visiting Lake Natron’s sparkling shores to see the millions of flamingos and visiting the local waterfalls. Overnight at Lake Natron
Day 7 : Lake Natron-Arusha/Moshi This morning you will commence your drive back to Arusha/Moshi.