Ngorongoro Crater Safari Overviews
Ngorongoro Crater Safari, Lake Manyara and Tarangire national parks in northern Tanzania to experience the wonders of the African wilderness.
Tarangire national park is the sixth largest park in Tanzania covering the area of about 2850 square kilometers. The park is characterized of several habitats which offers a refugee to a variety of animal species. It is quite obvious to spot herds of zebra and elephants searching for underground streams in Tarangire. Several herds of animals such as migratory wildebeest, impala, kudu, elands, gazelle, hartebeest and other small mammals may also be seen gazing near the shrinking water ponds.
Lake Manyara national park which is located about 120 kilometer North West of the Tarangire national park is the best spot to spot the tree climbing lions. Lake Manyara which occupy about 2 third of the area host thousands of flamingoes and in the large number of hippos in each stream distributaries. This park is also home to a variety of animals such as wildebeest, zebra, impala, and waterbuck and along the Rift valley escarpment Klipspringers and the Kik’s dik dik can be seen. Large troops of baboons are obviously seen at the forest in the park entrance gate.
Ngorongoro crater safari into the world largest intact caldera nicknamed as the Eden of Africa and the eight wonders of the world. The Ngorongoro Crater is among the few safari destination where gives the rarest chance to spot the BIG FIVE within a single day trip. With the diameter of about 21 kilometers the Ngorongoro crater has the highest concentration of wildlife and it is quite obvious to see hyena and lions scrambling over a carcass. The Ngorongoro crater is the best place to visit when a few days have in Tanzania as despite of the short time but still you can enjoy the magic of the African safaris.
Detail Ngorongoro Crater Safari Itinerary
Day 1: Arrive Tanzania
Up on your arrival at Kilimanjaro International airport you will be met and transferred to Arusha town for dinner and overnight at SG Resort Hotel.
Day 2: Tarangire National Park
Breakfast, depart for Tarangire National park at 0830 hrs, arrive for lunch at Maramboi Tented camp, and then proceed with the afternoon game drive within the park till evening. Dinner and overnight Maramboi Tented Camp
Day 3: Ngorongoro Crater Safari
Early breakfast at the camp and depart to Ngorongoro Conservation area for a full day game viewing in the Norongoro Crater. Picnic lunch will be taken on the Ngorongoro Crater floor. In the late afternoon drive to Ngorongoro Highlands for dinner and overnight at Ngorongoro Farm House.
Day 4: Lake Manyara National Park Safari
Today after the breakfast you will depart for Lake Manyara National Park for a full day game viewing. Picnic Lunch in any of the picnic sites within the park, then at 1600 hrs depart for Arusha. Dinner and Overnight SG Resort. In the following a transfer to the airport will be provided
Safari Cost Includes
Return airport transfer
Bed and breakfast accommodation in Arusha
Transport in an open roof safari vehicle
All park fee as it described on the itinerary
Full board accommodation in Maramboi and Ngorongoro Farm House
A bottle of pure drinking water 1 liter per person daily
Fee for a professional driver guide
Safari Cost Excludes
Airport departure tax
Fee for flying doctors
Drinks other than water