Day 1: Pick up from airport by a guide and transfer to the camp site.
Day 2: After breakfast depart to Tarangire National Park. Afternoon game drive. Tarangire National Park gets its name from the river that threads its way through it. The park has one of the highest animal concentrations during the dry season. Herds of elephants, buffaloes, wildebeest, zebras, giraffes, and elands, leopards can bee seen all through the year.
For the bird enthusiast, the park offers over 300 species of birds. The vegetation in Tarangire is primarily acacia, mixed woodland, dense elephant grass along the river and numerous baobab trees. Includes: (B), (L), (D).
Day 3: Early morning game drive then proceed to Serengeti National Park. Includes: (B), (L), (D).
Day 4: Start the day with a morning game drive followed by afternoon game drive. The Serengeti is renowned for its annual wildebeest migration and large predator population. From February to May, a herd of over a million wildebeests migrate for the Western corridor of the park in search of greener pastures.
Serengeti common animals include lions, leopards, zebras, Thompson gazelles, impala, Grant's gazelles and buffaloes. Most of the park is open grassland broken by isolated granite kopies (hills) and patches of acacias woodlands. Includes: (B), (L), (D).
Day 5: After breakfast depart to Ngorongoro Crater with a descend into the crater in the afternoon. Dinner and overnight at campsite. Includes: (B), (L), (D).
Day 6: Very early morning game drive around lerai forest, drive back to the lodge for the breakfast and later in the afternoon more game drives in the crater. One of the World largest Calderas, 20 km wide, Ngorongoro Crater is also one of the best Wildlife viewing areas where Black Rhinos can be seen in Tanzania.
The crater at 2286 m above sea level is the largest unbroken Calderas in the world. Surrounded by very steep walls, rising 610 m from the crate floor, it covers 260 sq km and is home to over 30000 animals, almost half of them being zebra and wildebeest. Ngorongoro is listed as a World Heritage. Includes: (B), (L), (D).
Day 7: Depart to Manyara National Park, arrive in time for lunch at campsite. Later in the afternoon we enter the park for game drive around Lake Manyara. Lake Manyara National Park is well known for its tree-climbing lions.
The park covers 390 sq km 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. Includes: (B), (L), (D).
Day 8: Morning game drive and thereafter depart for Arusha for your flight or shuttle connection. Includes: (B).
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