Group Joining Safari Overviews
Are you looking for a group joining safari in Tanzania? Group joining safari to lake Manyara, Ngorongoro Crater and Tarangire National Park to See a variety of animals including the African Big Five. Share the spirit of adventure by joining others for low budget travel holiday in Tanzania. You can join as a single traveler, a couple, or a group. Group joining safari gives the chance to meet with other travelers from all over the world. With daily departures available, this safari will be more fun and also a chance to network, share ideas and experiences, and learn from each other. Pack your bags and don’t miss this chance.
Group Joining Safari Detail Itinerary
Day 1: Lake Manyara National Park (Arusha -to-Lake Manyara National Park)
Our professional driver guide will meet you at the hotel or at the airport and briefing you about the tour and start the group joining safari by departing to Lake manyara national park. The tour start normally at 08:30 from Arusha town and this journey takes about 2 hours to Lake Manyara National Park. This is situated at the floor of the Eastern branch of the Great East African Rift Valley. The eastern bank of the rift valley at this point is very gentle to the while the western side is very steep featured with escarpments and graben.
The escarpment form one of the unique feature of the Lake Manyara national park. At the escarpment and the underground water forest forms the peaceful home to various troops of baboons. While pursing game drive you will be able to see tree climbing lions which are the park’s main attraction. The lions climb on trees to escape the wetness and the herds of buffaloes. The presence of diverse natural habitats in Lake Manyara national park enable several species of animals to survive. The animal species in this park include elephant, wildebeest, buffalo, hippo, flamingo, zebra, warthog, waterbuck, dik-dik and impala. This park is also a home to over 400 species of birds, including flamingos, pelicans, storks and cormorants.
Our modified 4WD safari vehicle with photographic hatch will provide you with the best opportunity to see the surroundings and take the pictures you want. In the later afternoon after a long day of game drive full of adventures you will leave the park to the lodge in Mto wa Mbu Area for dinner and overnight.
Day 2: Ngorongoro crater (Mto wa Mbu –to-Ngorongoro crater)
After taking breakfast you will leave the hotel to Ngorongoro conservation area which is UNESCO world heritage and the place where the world largest Ngorongoro crater is located. The ngorongoro conservation area is unique due to its multiple land use policy which allows animals and wild animals to live together. Furthermore the conservation area is the home to the Olduvai Gorge the archeological site where the skull of the earliest man dated about 3 million of age were discovered.
The ngorongoro crater is the best site for wildlife sightseeing in the conservation area with the highest concentration of game animals. Some animals which are present in the Ngorongoro crater include all the BIG FIVE, and a vast number of predators include leopard, cheetah and hyenas. This world largest caldera is the best place to spot the black rhinos. Other animals found in the crater are zebra, wildebeest, serval cats, bat eared fox, grant and Thompson gazelles and birds.
You will enjoy a picnic lunch in the crater and continue the game drive after the break. Later in the afternoon, you will ascend the crater walls back to Mto wa Mbu area for dinner and overnight at Twiga Lodge.
Day 3: Tarangire National park (Ngorongoro crater to Tarangire National Park to Moshi)
Today continue with the group joining safari to Tarangire National park which is located in the southern east of Lake Manyara national park. Tarangire has vast concentrations of game animals in the peak months and a fraction of the visitors that go to any of the other Northern parks. The best time to visit this park is from July through to October where game viewing is outstanding since the animals congregate near the banks of the shrinking ponds and streams. Herds of elephants are occasionally observed scratching on the beds of the dry stream searching for water.
For visitors who stay outside the park can enjoy both day game drive and night game drive as well as the walking safari. Your driver guide will work very hard to help you spot all the animals and birds. After an extensive game drive, you will leave the park and travel back to Arusha town.
Group Joining Safari Cost:
US $ 540 per person
Safaris Cost Includes:
- All park entrance fees
- Full board accommodation on a daily basis safari
- Service of an English speaking/driver guide,
- Transport on a 4WD safari Vehicle with open roof for game viewing
- All meals while on Safari
- 1 liter of pure drinking water daily per person
- Tour in some protected areas