5 Days Tanzania Lodge Safari

A 5 days Tanzania  Lodge Safari to lake Manyara, Serengeti plains, Ngorongoro crater has designed to offer you an experience and excitement of game viewing in some of the most spectacular African game reserve. This tour package have specifically intended to offer enough time in Serengeti National park which you will see the annual great migration.

This memorable Tanzanian lodge safari takes you to the Ngorongoro Crater, highlighting one of the densest concentrations of wild animals in Africa. Here you will observe incredible scene of African wildlife – inside the world largest intact caldera full of animals. The tour will further take you to the Serengeti National Park, which feature a massive wilderness of 14500 square km, where every day brings a new landscape and a new adventure. In additional to that you visit the Lake Manyara National Park, one of Tanzania’s most diverse wildlife areas, consisting of a shallow soda lake, at the foot of the Great Rift Valley’s Eastern escarpment.

This sample Tanzanian safari itinerary can be tailored to suite your own personal needs and preferences, depending on the season and the migration movement.

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Tanzania Lodge Safari Itinerary

Day 1: Arrival and Lake Manyara National Park

Your adventure lodge safari begins with your arrival at Kilimanjaro International Airport, where your safari guide will warmly welcome you. After a brief introduction, you’ll embark on a scenic drive to Lake Manyara National Park, a small but incredibly diverse ecosystem nestled at the base of the Great Rift Valley’s western escarpment.

The Flamingo-Lined Shores of Lake Manyara
As you enter the park, the sight of thousands of flamingos painting the lake’s shores in hues of pink will undoubtedly be your first highlight. But Lake Manyara offers more than just these elegant birds. The park is renowned for its tree-climbing lions, large troops of baboons, and a variety of antelope species. An afternoon game drive will provide ample opportunities to witness the rich wildlife and lush vegetation, including the evergreen groundwater forest filled with towering mahogany and fig trees.

Lodge Retreat

After an exhilarating day of game viewing, you’ll retire to your lodge, situated on the outskirts of the park or within its boundaries. Here, you can unwind with views of the sweeping landscape, enjoy a sumptuous dinner, and rest in preparation for the adventures that await.

Day 2: Serengeti National Park

The following morning, after a delightful breakfast, the journey continues northwest to the legendary Serengeti National Park, a name that evokes the very essence of safari. The drive itself is an adventure, offering a glimpse into the daily lives of local communities and the changing landscapes.

The Vast Plains of the Serengeti

Upon arrival, you’ll be greeted by the vast, open plains that define the Serengeti. This UNESCO World Heritage site is home to the largest concentration of plains game in Africa, including the famed Big Five. An afternoon game drive allows you to chase the golden light as it casts long shadows over herds of wildebeest and zebra. It’s also an excellent time to spot predators such as lions, leopards, and cheetahs as they prepare for the evening hunt.

Luxury Under the Stars

Spend your night in one of the Serengeti’s luxury lodges or tented camps, where the sounds of the African bush create a natural lullaby. With world-class amenities and fine dining under a starlit sky, this is the perfect blend of wilderness and comfort.

Day 3: Serengeti Exploration
On your third day, rise early for a sunrise game drive, a magical experience as the Serengeti awakens. This is also the best time to observe nocturnal species before they retreat from the daylight.

Witnessing the Great Migration
If your visit coincides with the Great Migration, you may witness millions of wildebeest and zebras in their eternal quest for fresh grazing grounds, an event often described as the greatest wildlife show on Earth. Even outside the migration period, the Serengeti’s diverse habitats ensure that there’s always an abundance of wildlife to see.

A Day of Discovery
Spend the full day exploring different regions of the park, from the kopjes frequented by lions to the acacia-lined rivers where elephants roam. With a picnic lunch in the wild, you’ll savor both the food and the panoramic views.

Another Night in Paradise
As dusk falls, return to your lodge or camp for another night of luxury amidst the untamed beauty of the Serengeti.

Day 4: Ngorongoro Crater
On day four, you’ll depart the Serengeti with a packed breakfast and head to the Ngorongoro Conservation Area. The centerpiece here is the Ngorongoro Crater, the world’s largest inactive, intact, and unfilled volcanic caldera.

A Natural Wonder
Descend 600 meters into the crater for a game drive that feels like stepping into a lost world. This natural amphitheater is a sanctuary for over 25,000 animals, including the endangered black rhino, and offers some of the easiest and most rewarding game viewing in Africa.

Picnic Amongst the Wildlife
Enjoy a picnic lunch beside one of the crater’s lakes, watching as hippos wallow and birds wade through the shallow waters.

Crater Rim Views
In the late afternoon, ascend to the crater rim where your lodge awaits. The lodges here are perched on the edge, providing breathtaking views over the crater. It’s a vantage point that’s hard to beat, and the perfect place to reflect on the day’s sightings.

Day 5: Departure
On the final day of your safari, savor a leisurely breakfast with crater views before driving back to Arusha. Depending on your schedule, you may have time to shop for souvenirs or visit a local Maasai village before catching your flight home or to your next destination.

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Tanzania Lodge Safari Includes

Full board accommodation whilst on safari
Fee for a professional driver guide
Transport in a Private 4 x 4 safari jeep with pop up roof
Park entrance fees
Complementary bottle of drinking water 1 liter daily per person

Safari Cost Excludes:

Personal Expenses (e.g. laundry, telephone, beverages, Meals not listed above)
Optional Tours (balloon rides )
Tips and any items of personal nature

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