Best of the North – Tanzania Safari
Duration: 14 Days and 13 Nights
Price: Please Contact us about the price of this Itinerary
2 Weeks – Northern Tanzania safari
Day 1: Tarangire National Park
After breakfast in Arusha, drive to Tarangire to discover the giant termite mounds and baobab trees of Tarangire. This park is famous for its large Elephant population, scenery and diversity of bird-life. Game drive in the park from 11:30am until 5pm. Dinner and overnight at Tarangire Safari Lodge.
Tarangire’s wildlife includes elephant, lion, giraffe, warthog, ostrich, impala, lesser and Greater Kudus and baboon.
Day 2: Tarangire National Park
Full day in Tarangire, with morning and afternoon game drives, hot lunch will be served at the lodge; stay overnight Tarangire safari lodge.
Day 3: Tarangire – Lake Natron
After breakfast, leave Tarangire Safari Lodge for Lake Natron, arrive in time for lunch, free afternoon relaxing at Lake Natron tented camp, evening at leisure with a walk to the waterfalls (Swimming), dinner and overnight at Lake Natron Tented Camp.
Day 4: Lake Natron
At midnight, (OPTIONAL) an attempt of the Oldonyo Lengai Mountain, (Mt. of God), it takes roughly 10 hours up and down, very strenuous, meaning the descend will be around 10:00am, brunch, spend the rest of the morning and early afternoon by the river side/ Lodge at leisure, late afternoon visit the soda lake, dinner and overnight at Lake Natron Tented Camp.
Day 5: Lake Natron – Serengeti
Leave Lake Natron for Serengeti, game drive en-route, dinner and overnight at Lobo Wildlife Lodge.
Day 6: Serengeti National Park
Leave the Lobo Wildlife Lodge after breakfast for Seronera Area with game viewing en- route to Seronera wildlife lodge. Species commonly seen in the Serengeti include wildebeest, cheetah, zebra, Gazelle, Spotted hyena, lion, giraffe, impala, Topi, and leopard. The Serengeti is also home to more than 540 species of birds. Dinner and Overnight at Seronera Wildlife Lodge.
Day 7: Serengeti National Park
Full day in Serengeti, with morning and afternoon game drive, stay overnight at Seronera Wildlife Lodge.
Day 8: Serengeti National Park – Ngorongoro Conservation Area
Leave the Lodge after breakfast for Ngorongoro, Stop at Olduvai Gorge, Game drive en-route dinner and overnight at Ngorongoro Wildlife Lodge.
Day 9: Ngorongoro Crater
After an early breakfast proceed to Ngorongoro, Begin your Crater game drive viewing wildlife. The largest unbroken caldera in the world, Ngorongoro has an area of 260 kilometers and a depth of 610 meters. The crater provides a protected habitat for thousands of mammals and birds. Dinner and overnight at Ngorongoro Wildlife Lodge.
The Crater’s resident wildlife includes lion, zebra, Hyena, Jackal, Bat Eared Fox cheetah, Black Rhino, hippo, Elephant, and flamingo.
Day 10: Ngorongoro – Lake Eyasi
After breakfast, drive to Lake Eyasi, evening at leisure, dinner and overnight at Tindiga Tented Lodge.
Day 11: Lake Eyasi
After an early breakfast a full day spent in Lake Eyasi, visit the Hadzabe tribe..hunting with them in search for their food, then visit the Datoga tribe, dinner and overnight at Tindiga Tented Camp.
Day 12: Lake Eyasi – Lake Manyara National Park
After breakfast, proceed to Lake Manyara, Game drive in Manyara for the rest of the day, eating a picnic lunch in the park. Dinner and overnight at Lake Manyara Hotel.
Wildlife commonly seen in Lake Manyara includes elephant, baboon, giraffe, hippo, flamingo, Lion, Buffalo and various water birds.
Day 13: Lake Manyara – Arusha
Morning game drive in Lake Manyara, canoe and walking safari will be arranged, stay overnight at Kirurumu tented camp.
Day 14: Arusha
After breakfast drive back to Arusha, on the way visit some curio shops and the snake park.
END OF THE TOUR
What is included in the Tour:
- Park entry fees,
- Game drives by 4WD safari vehicle.
- Full board accommodation in lodges.
- English speaking guide.
- Complementary bottles of drinking water.
- All activities at Lake Natron, Manyara and Eyasi.
Not included in the price:
- Alcoholic drinks and beverages.
- Tip for driver.
- Items of a personal nature.