Safaris

4 Days Tarangire, Manyara and Ngorongoro

Experience this fully inclusive safari that explores the Tarangire National Park, Ngorongoro Crater and the stunning Lake Manyara National Park over four incredible days.

This exciting itinerary begins and ends at Arusha as you drive to Lake Manyara National Park and for some time spent exploring this beautiful park. Head off to experience the Ngorongoro Crater before visiting the Most beautiful park of Tarangire National Park. 

Highlights

  • An incredible fly-in safari seeing the iconic northern parks
  • Fantastic game viewing & well selected, personalised accommodation
  • Fully inclusive of full board accommodation & guided game drives
  • Visit the Crater, Tarangire & Lake Manyara
  • Experience walking safaris & cultural village visits
Tour ref. no
K-020
Departure / return location
Arusha
Departure time
08:30 am
Return time
05:00 pm
Safari type / style
Game drives
Nature walks
Wear
Comfortable - safari themed
Included
Pick up and drop off your stays
Scheduled game drives and activities
Full board accommodation with drinking water provided
Transportation using our nicely built 4x4 safari land cruisers
Professional safari guide/driver of language of your choice being English, French, Spanish or Italian
Not included
International flights to Tanzania
Alcohol or beverage drinks
Tips and gratuities
Items of a personal nature

Itinerary

Day 1
Lake Manyara National Park

Tree Climbing lions and Flamingos of Lake Manyara

Pick up from your hotel or place of stays in Arusha at 08:30 am and start a beautiful journey across the Great Rift Valley for a full day game safari. Although, small dimension (230square kilometres), Manyara Lake is famous for its green scenery, varied bird life, tree-climbing lions, hippos and baboons.
The landscapes of Lake Manyara are something that can not be described with words, and the game drives along the lake provide stunning photo opportunities of giraffes.
At sunset you drive to sleep at the lodge of your choice and budget.

Our selection includes:
Mid-range; Karatu Tented Lodge
Luxury; Escarpment Luxury Lodge or Manyara Secret
High End; Gibbs Farm or Lake Manyara Tree Lodge
Day 2
Ngorongoro Crater

Rhinos Maasai and Lions of Ngorongoro

We will start the day very early and we descend into the crater floor for an incredible morning of wildlife in one of the most stunning places on Earth. Between game drives, there will be time for a picnic lunch near the beautiful hippo pool lake.
This is a full day game drive and again return to your accommodation for our evening meal.

Our selection includes:
Mid-range; Karatu Tented Lodge
Luxury; Escarpment Luxury Lodge or Manyara Secret
High End; Gibbs Farm or Ngorongoro Crater Lodge
Day 3
Tarangire National Park

Elephants and Big cats of Tarangire River

Tarangire National Park is particularly known for the abundance of Ancient Baobab trees (the largest trees in the continent) which fill the landscape and dwarf the animals next to them.
The river of the park is full of wildlife ranging from a large variety of birds to lions, leopards, zebras, giraffes, buffaloes, antelopes and, of course, elephants. In fact, the park has the largest concentration of elephants in the whole country and provides unique chances to observe the interaction between elephant families.
The lunch area is fascinating, boasting an observatory with amazing views to the river and wildlife (with good chances of seeing a hunt while having your picnic). In the afternoon we will still do a game drive before continuing to your accommodation.

Our selection includes:
Mid-range; Baobab Tented Camp
Luxury; Kuro Treetop Lodge
High End; Lemala Mpingo Ridge or Tarangire Treetops
Day 4
Tarangire National Park

Walking safari and Game drives safari

A whole day in Tarangire National Park with a morning walking safari accompanied by a park ranger.
Animals concentrate along the Tarangire River, which provides the only permanent water supply in the area. There is a great diversity of wildlife including lions, leopards, cheetah, and up to six thousand elephants.

The game drives takes us until 3:00 pm when we drive out of the park back to Arusha where you will be dropped off at the place of your choice being airport or a hotel in the city.