On this trip, you will visit Ngorongoro Crater and Serengeti National Park, two of the Tanzania’s most iconic wildlife areas. View the incredible Ngorongoro Crater – traverse the length of Serengeti, staying in two of the very best wildlife locations in the park. Look for big cats, elephants, wild buffalo, rhino, wildebeest and much more on game drives with an outstanding guide. Stay at comfortable Safari lodges.
DAY 1: (09/08/2019) Arusha
Welcome to Kilimanjaro Tanzania! Clear the customs and retrieve your baggage. Upon arrival, be greeted by our tour guide at the airport. You will be transferred to Planet lodge for dinner and overnight stay.
Meal Plan (D)
Day 2: (10/08/2019) Ngorongoro Crater tour
Arise early morning for breakfast and leave for Ngorongoro Crater for game viewing activities. The Ngorongoro Crater is a UNESCO World Heritage Site , the largest un-flooded and unbroken caldera on earth, formed when a large volcano exploded and collapsed on
itself two to three million years ago. Now it’s a home to over 30,000 animals, including all members of the Big Five. You will enjoy a half day game drive in the crater along with picnic lunch with the hippos at the Hippo Pool.
Dinner and overnight at Ngorongoro Wildlife Lodge/ similar lodge located on the rim of the crater.
Meal Plan (B,L,D). Transit time 4 hours.
Day 3: (11/AUG ) Serengeti National Park – Central
After breakfast, check out from the lodge( Ngorongoro) with packed lunch and proceed to Serengeti National Park – with an option to visit Olduvai Gorge. It is within this steep sided ravine that Louis and Mary Leakey made some of the world’s most important archaeological discoveries in the 1950s. Here in a small museum we are able to see evidence of our ancestors that have been dated back 2.5 million years. After a picnic lunch you will drive into the Serengeti and the rest of the afternoon is spent for game viewing in the vast plains that are broken only by stands of acacia trees and the occasional kopje. These volcanic rocky outcrops(Kopje) provide protection and shelter for a wide variety of animals and from the top we can look out across the vast grasslands of the Serengeti. This diverse and interesting landscape will provide you with the ultimate in game viewing. You will hopefully see all of the wild animals – elephants, giraffe, zebra, wildebeest, lions and if you are lucky the elusive leopard and cheetahs, as well as wide variety of interesting bird life. Dinner and overnight at Seronera wildlife lodge or equivalent tented camp . Meal plan (B,L,D). Transit time 3 hours.
Day 4/5/6: (12 -13 -14 /AUG ) Serengeti National park- North
After breakfast, drive to Serengeti North with picnic lunch. You have the mighty Serengeti National Park at your leisure for three days; you can choose to be as active as you feel. Activities include traditional 4×4 game drives tracking the Big 5, visit the Moru Kopje, Retina
Hippo pool, witness the wildebeest migration, and bird watching. Watch the plains over which a million wildebeest and a quarter million zebra migrate annually borne by natural instinct and thundering hooves.
During the evening you will have dinner and overnight at Lobo wildlife lodge or equivalent
tented camp . Meal plan (B,L,D)
Day 7: (15/AUG) Serengeti Central – 70kms.
After an early breakfast, depart towards central Serengeti and transfer to Seronera Airstrip for a schedule flight to Arusha Airport on Coastal Air departing at 11:35 am and arriving at 12:45 hrs OR departing at 16:30 hrs and arriving at 18:10 hrs (subject to availabilities).
Meal Plan: (B, L)
Approx. transit time from North Serengeti to Seronera air strip by road : 3 hours.
Approx transit time: Flight 1½ hrs
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