7 Days Wonderful tour Tarangire / Manyara / Serengeti / Ngorongoro Crater
Tanzania Tour to Northern circuit will lead you into visiting several famous parks of Tarangire, Serengeti, Lake Manyara and Ngorongoro Crater. You will start with Tarangire National Park – the name Tarangire originated from the Tarangire river that crosses through the park, being the only source of water for wild animals during dry seasons.
During the dry season thousands of animals migrate to the Tarangire National Park from Manyara. From Lake Manyara – the fomous park for Lions climbing trees you will be heading to Ngorongoro the Paradise of Africa. This days safari to Tanzania North is made classic to make your Africa dream real.
Day 1: Arusha/Moshi to Tarangire National Park
Get up early around 7:00am to 8:30am in your Hotel/Resident take your breakfast and thereafter depart to Tarangire National Park. Enjoy afternoon game drive in the Park which its name originated from the river that passes through it. Tarangire National Park is famous for the highest animal concentrations during the dry season. During this session expect to view flocks of elephants, buffalos, wildebeest, zebras, giraffes, and Elands, leopards. Some of these animals can be seen throughout the year. Return to Tarangire Simba Lodge for your dinner and overnight.
Day 2: Tarangire National Park to Serengeti National Park
Start your day with amazing sounds of birds early in the morning which are estimates to be in over 300 species. Early sunrise game drive is encouraged to view the lovely acacia and dense elephant grass along the river and numerous baobab trees. Later proceed to Serengeti National Park while you will have your fantastic lunch prior to visiting Olduvai Gorge where the Leakey family discovered the Early East African Man. In the evening arrive in Serengeti National Park a little bit tired but ready for dinner and overnight in Four Season Serengeti Lodge.
Day 3: Full Day Serengeti National Park Excursion
You have a full day tour which starts by a morning game drive followed by afternoon game drive. It’s fantastic experience viewing the population of predators and perhaps annual wildebeest migration if you have booked for February to May trips. You will enjoy seeing a herd of over a million wildebeests migrates for the Western corridor of the park in search of greener pastures. Picnic lunch will be saved while visiting the Park. Most of the park is open grassland broken by isolated granite kopies (hills) and patches of acacias woodlands. Later return for dinner and overnight in Four Season Serengeti Lodge.
Day 4: Serengeti National Park – Ngorongoro Crater
After breakfast depart from Serengeti the home of other common animals like lions, leopards, zebras, Thompson gazelles, impala, Grants gazelles and buffalos toNgorongoro Conservation Area. This game drive will give a rare chance to view from the rim the majestic Ngorongoro crater. Upon arrival you will be served with dinner and overnight in Chem Chem Manyara Luxury Lodge.
Day 5: Ngorongoro Crater - Lilac Camp
After breakfast, descent into Ngorongoro Crater for a game drives about 6Hrs in the Crater, exploring the short-grass plains of crater floor. This extinct volcano embraces 100sq miles alive with lion, leopard, rhino, elephants, buffalo, and many more games. Later you will ascend to top and proceed to Chem Chem Manyara Luxury Lodge for dinner and overnight.
Day 6: Ngorongoro Crater – Manyara National Park
After your breakfast drive from Ngorongoro to Manyara National Park which will be followed with afternoon game drive around Lake Manyara. This is a unique opportunity if lack to view tree-climbing lions. The park covers 390 km2 and is sanctuary to over 400 species of bird that include the pink flamingos, pelicans, storks, Ibis and Egyptian Geese. There is also a huge herd of buffalo and elephant. While a little bit tired return to Chem Chem Manyara Luxury Lodge for dinner and overnight
Day 7: Manyara National Park to Arusha
Enjoy Sunrise morning game drive and thereafter drive to Arusha/Moshi if spending your night in Arusha/Moshi ready for taking your next flight.