5-Day Lake Manyara Treetop Walkway, &(Tarangire, Serengeti, Ngorongoro)

Trip Overview

The main purpose of this tour is to visit all the famous Northern National Parks and see different animals, especially the Big 5, not only for travelers that this tour will be cost-saving but also will fulfill their quest of seeing a lot of animals on a small budget. You will visit Lake Manyara Np and do a walking tour, Tarangire Np, Serengeti Np, and Ngorororo Crater.

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Day to Day Itinerary

Today you will be picked up from your hotel or airport in Arusha and drive to Tarangire National Park. Tarangire is a park of giant baobab trees, rolling savannah and acacia Parkland. It is famous for its dense wildlife population, which is most spectacular in the dry season between June and September. It is during this period that thousands of animals- wildebeest, zebra, Eland, hartebeest, buffalo, and onyx migrate from the dry Maasai steppe to the Tarangire River in search of water. Birds are also abundant here and over 550 species have been recorded.
The western Lake Burungi route, a pleasant drive of about 80 km, meanders through combretum (a genus of about 250 species of trees and shrubs native to Africa) and acacia woodlands. With luck it is possible to encounter leopard in this area. During lunch time you will be served a Hot Lunch at the picnic area then return to more game drive until noon then leave the park and drive to your Lodge located in Karatu for dinner and overnight.

Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner
Eileen’s Trees Inn
  • Mid-range lodge located in or near Karatu

After your breakfast at the hotel, your guide will drive your private 4 x 4 safari Jeep to Lake Manyara National Park. After arriving you will do a short walking safari ( treetop walking tour) accompanied by a ranger then do a short game drive until lunchtime where you will have your picnic lunch before resuming for an unlimited game drive after.
During game drives, we’ll look for the famous tree-climbing lions and it will be hard to miss those brilliant large flocks of fuchsia flamingoes. But we’ll also be on the prowl for elephants, giraffes, warthogs, and the small, shy dik-dik.
We’ll take an evening drive, leaving the park, and head up the towering escarpment for wonderful views. Reach your lodge located at Karatu in the evening for dinner and overnight.

Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner
Octagon Lodge
  • Mid-range lodge located in or near Karatu

We leave the Lodge in Karatu and drive to Serengeti via Ngorongoro Conservation Area 6 hrs drive to reach Serengeti entry gate (Naabi) you ill have your lunch here, today is a full day of exploring the amazing array of wildlife and Landscapes from Ngorongoro Conservation Area to central Serengeti, Seronera is one of many world famous attractions in the Central Serengeti covered Area 1800 square Miles with Long Grass Plains, Savannah, Riverine Areas, Lakes, Granite Kopjes topography. Despite of Offering good viewing Game Drive all over the Year but also Seronera Valley supports a much greater diversity of resident wildlife than anywhere else in the Serengeti including elephant, giraffe, impala, water buck, hippo, topi, reed buck, buffalo and baboon. This resident prey in turn attracts the highest concentrations of large predators & Big Cat in Africa such as lion, leopard and cheetah & population of Hyenas. Later in the evening drive to your Lodge for dinner and overnight.

Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner
Serengeti Sound of Silence
  • Luxury tented camp located inside Serengeti NP

Today we leave the Serengeti and drive to Ngorongoro Conservation area En route passing some very scenic landscapes. On the way we will do short game drives in Serengeti while en route until you reach the Naabi entry gate to Ngorongoro, lunch time will surely reach when you are at the gate so you will have your lunch there while your guide is working on your permits to leave Serengeti and enter Ngorongoro, so you will pass by the gate from least from 2:00pm this will be advantegous to you as you will have enough time for visiting the Ngorongoro crater the next day before your permit expires on the same time you entered the park the previous day. Later in the evening drive to your lodge located at the Crater rim and start to enjoy the view of the Crater.

Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner
Rhino Lodge
  • Mid-range lodge located on the crater rim of Ngorongoro Crater

Today after enjoying morning crater view from your hotel at the rim, you will descend in the crater floor and enjoy a full day of game viewing in the Ngorongoro Crater floor. Called the eighth wonder of the world, the crater won’t fail to take your breath away as you stand on the rim looking down a 10-mile wide crater floor with abundant wildlife. The Ngorongoro Crater is the largest unbroken volcanic caldera in the world covering approximately 260 sq. km’s with walls rising 600 meters from the crater floor. Before the Ngorongoro Volcano exploded and collapsed 2 million years ago the area was home of some of the tallest mountain it is home to more than 30,000 large mammals – mainly gazelle, buffalo, eland, hyenas, loins, wildebeest and warthog – and has the highest predator density in the world. Later ascend from the crater and drive to Arusha for overnight or flight back home/Zanzibar, this will be the end of your tour.

Includes the following:

  • Park fees(For non-residents)
  • All activities(Unless labeled as optional)
  • All accommodation(Unless listed as upgrade)
  • A professional driver/guide
  • All transportation(Unless labeled as optional)
  • All Taxes/VAT
  • Roundtrip airport transfer
  • Meals(As specified in the day-by-day section)
  • Drinks(As specified in the day-by-day section)

Excludes the following:

  • International flights(From/to home)
  • Additional accommodation before and at the end of the tour
  • Tips(Tipping guideline US$10.00 pp per day)
  • Personal items(Souvenirs, travel insurance, visa fees, etc.)
  • Government imposed increase of taxes and/or park fees

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