This option uses lodges for accommodationDay 1: Moshi/Arusha to Tarangire National Park with night at Kudu Lodge (lunch and dinner)
In the morning, get picked you up from your hotel in Moshi/Arusha for a drive to Tarangire National Park, which is known for its huge baobab trees and large herds of elephants.
Its sparse vegetation makes it a special location to find large herds of elephants, looking for underground streams in the dry riverbeds or grazing in the swamps.
Migratory wildebeest, zebra and buffalo can also be seen in the shrinking lagoons.
You'll have an afternoon game drive with a picnic lunch before heading out to your campsite for the night.Day 2: Tarangire to Ngorongoro Crater with night at Rhino Lodge (breakfast, lunch and dinner)
GGet up early for a drive to Ngorongoro Crater, one of Africa's seven natural wonders!
Listed as a UNESCO World Heritage Site, it is considered one of the most beautiful and unique places in Africa.
Here you'll find a haven of African wildlife and if you're lucky — the endangered Rhino!
Enjoy a full day’s game drive at this park with lunch by the hippo pool, before heading out to your hotel on the crater rim for the night, where there's awesome views of the crater below at dusk and dawn.Day 3: Ngorongoro crater to Serengeti National park with night at Tortilis lodge (breakfast, lunch and dinner)
After breakfast and spectacular views of sunrise on the crater rim, head further west to one of the most famous game parks in Africa, the Serengeti!
Known to host one of the most amazing wildlife spectacles on earth — the great migration of wildebeest and zebra
The Serengeti’s vast plains are a haven to other wildlife, including lions, cheetahs, leopards.
Enjoy a full day game drive before heading out to your hotel in SeroneraDay 4: The Serengeti (full day) with night at Tortilis lodge (breakfast, lunch and dinner)
On this day you have a full day to explore the Serengeti. Get up early for a morning game drive, and sunrise on the expansive plains.
Catch a glimpse of lions and other predators on their morning hunt, before having lunch and even more game drives in the evening.Day 5: The Serengeti to Lake Natron with night at Moivaro Lodge (breakfast, lunch and dinner)
After breakfast, head north west across the expansive plains to Lake Natron with a game drive en-route, arriving at your lodge, late in the afternoon.
After a few hours sleep, you'll have the option of climbing Oldoinyo-Lengai, an active volcano otherwise known as the “Mountain of God” by the Maasai.
The climb begins shortly before midnight, reaching the summit by sunrise. This is a challenging climb, which is very steep and covered in volcanic ash.Day 6: Lake Natron (full day) with night at Moivaro Lodge (breakfast, lunch and dinner)
Lake Natron is one of the most serene lakes in Africa, famous for its millions of flamingos that appear as a pink blanket across the alkaline water.
Some call it a photographer’s paradise!
Spend the day recharging your batteries after your hike, or if you have the energy, visit the lake with its immense population of flamingoes and invigorating waterfalls. The perfect ending to your safari!Day 7: Lake Natron to Moshi/Arusha
After breakfast, drive back to Arusha or even further east to Kilimanjaro Airport.The listed price includes:
- All park fees and emergency evacuation insurance
- Drinking water
- Unlimited mileage in a 4x4 vehicle with pop-up roof for game viewing
- English speaking guide
- Full board accommodation or camping facilities, fees and cook
- Birds and animal field guide book
- A pair of binoculars
- Government taxes
The listed price does not include:
- Personal items (e.g. cameras, visa, travel insurance)
- Alcoholic drinks
- Tips for your guide and cook. Industry recommendations are $15 a day to the cook and $20 a day to your guide divided by everyone in the vehicle.
- Pre/post accommodation and airport transfers (booking is available upon request).
- The climb to Oldoinyo-Lengai
Suggestions on things to bring:
- Extra binoculars
- Hat and sunscreen
- Mosquito repellent
- Warm clothes for your early morning in Ngorongoro Crater
- Cool comfortable clothes for during the days.
Please note that these packages are provided by registered companies in their respective countries and not by Africantourer