Day 1 Arusha – Lake Manyara National Park
Leave Arusha to Lake Manyara National Park to arrive at your lodge for lunch. After Lunch enjoy a game drive in this scenic park with splendid views over the stunning valley to Lake Manyara.
This Lake Manyara National Park is a small, stunning and greatly diverse park, and its convenient size actually makes it possible to sight at almost every highlight in just one day, including its numerous hippos wallowing within the lake plus the million pink flamingoes and several animals like the renowned tree-climbing lions.
sleep at Lake Manyara Serena Lodge
Meal Plan: Lunch and Dinner
Day 2 Lake Manyara – Ngorongoro Crater
Following breakfast, head to Ngorongoro, the 8th natural wonder of the world. Drive through the vast Ngorongoro Conservation Area—an area that accommodates the nomadic Maasai people who graze their livestock co-existing with various wildlife. Arrive in Ngorongoro in time for a hefty lunch at the stunning lodge, pitched on the edge of the crater. Following lunch descend 2,000ft into the huge caldera of this ancient extinct volcano. This spectacular natural amphitheater hosts the biggest number of animals within Africa. And numerous lions black rhinos and elephants share this area with the Maasai people.
Since the grasses are not long, animals are easily viewed. Spend a wonderful morning on the bottom of the crater viewing wildlife in this great World Heritage area.
sleep at Ngorongoro Serena Lodge
Meal Plan: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner
Day 3 Ngorongoro Crater – Serengeti National Park
Today we head to Serengeti National Park and En route visit the Olduvai Gorge, also known as the “cradle of mankind,” where the Leakeys family discovered the remains of Homo habilis that lived 1.75 million years back. Later arrive at your lodge for lunch within the center of this renowned migration corridor.
With the vast-open spaces, the bright-blue skies plus the wildlife swarmed you will have a chance to explore the terrain in the afternoon and discover why this is a dream of the “Old Africa.” Several lions wander the long grasses, numerous elephants feed on the acacia bark whereas giraffes, elands, gazelles and monkeys plus a diversity of African wildlife are all here in large numbers.
Sleep at Serengeti Serena Lodge
Meal Plan Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner
Day 4 Serengeti – Drive back to Arusha – Depart
Following a wonderful buffet breakfast, either Flying returning to Arusha in just 1 Hour or drive back to Arusha by road with a game drive along the way.
Meal Plan: Breakfast