This 4 day / 3 night Tanzanian safari explores the world renowned north east corner of Tanzania. This area boasts the Serengeti Game Reserve, Ngorongoro and Lake Manyara. Although a short safari itinerary, it does cover some good distance offers very contrasting areas. The safari departs from and returns to Arusha.
The tour starts with lunch in Arusha town at 1230hrs. 1400hrs, drive to Ngorongoro Conservation Area. Dinner and overnight at the Ngorongoro Serena Lodge.
Today you will descend 2000 feet (over 600 meters) to the floor of the crater for a half day crater tour. Explore the forest areas that are inhabited by monkeys and elephants, the lake area, where you may see the flamingos and the open savannah where the lions hunt for food. Lunch at the lodge. Afternoon drive to Serengeti National Park via Olduvai Gorge. Dinner and overnight at the Serengeti Serena Lodge.
Enjoy a morning game viewing in the endless plains of the Serengeti for a chance to see the great herds of wildebeest, zebras and gazelles or a pride of lions lounging in the shade. Return to your lodge for lunch, before departing to Lake Manyara. Dinner and overnight at the Lake Manyara Serena Lodge.
After an early breakfast, you will depart for a morning game drive in Lake Manyara National Park whose inhabitants include hippos, monkeys, tree climbing lions, flamingos and other varieties of birdlife. Mid morning, drive back to Arusha. Lunch at a restaurant in Arusha town.
En suite Accommodation for 3 nights
All meals from dinner on day 1 until lunch on day 4
Ground transportation in a 8 seater or 6 seater 4×4 safari vehicle with English speaking Driver guide:-
8 Seater Safari Vehicles have 6 window seats (in the passenger cabin) and 1 window seat next to the driver (in front)
6 Seater Safari Vehicles hav 4 window seats (in the passenger cabin) and 1 window seat next to the driver (in front)
Game drives and park entry fees
Services of Leopard Tours staff
Tourism development levy of US$ 1.50 pp per night
Visas if required
Inoculations and personal insurance
Domestic & International flights and departure taxes (if required)
Optional activities and excursions
Drinks, tips, laundry, bottled drinking water and other personal expenses
Medical, Travel and Baggage Insurance
Public Holiday Surcharges if applicable