SERENGETI TO KILIMANJARO
— Depart Arusha
for Lake Manyara National Park. This afternoon
safari in search of Lake Manyara’s
famous tree-climbing lions. The fantastic
profusion of both animal and bird life
is due to the variety of landscape, the
ground water forest, acacia woodland,
areas of open grassland and the lake itself.
Day 2 —
Safari across the grassy plains
and acacia woodlands, via the Olduvai
Gorge, where the well-known Leakey family
uncovered the fossil hominids, Zinjanthorpus
bosei and Homo habilis which transformed
our knowledge about human evolution. Visit
the museum and the various sites of the
Gorge. Continue to the Serengeti and an
afternoon game drive.
Day 3 —
Game viewing and an opportunity
to view the vast herds of plains game,
more than two million wildebeest, zebra
and gazelle. The famous ‘migration’
occurs from mid-November to the end of
May and the plains are literally teeming
Day 4 —
Early morning game viewing before
departing for the Ngorongoro Crater. If
time permits you will enter the Crater
for some game viewing.
Day 5 —
From the restaurant or your room
at the Lodge you have a splendid view
the grassy plain, lake and marshes on
the 102 square mile crater floor, 2000
You will safari the entire day, by Landrover,
on the crater floor.
Day 6 —
Return to Arusha and your next
NOTE: An additional day at Lake Manyara
is included in some of the group departures.
Return to Arusha would be on Day 7.
The above itinerary may substitute Tarangire
National Park for the Serengeti National
Park from July to October due to the animal
The above itinerary may end in the Serengeti
National Park allowing for an option to
fly back to Arusha and avoid the difficult
Participation camping safaris
are also available in Tanzania. For the
person who prefers the sound of animal
cries filling the darkness as you sleep
beneath the stars or those who love the
wilderness and enjoy the unpredictable
nature of living out in the bush, camping
safaris are just what you need! Helping
out with setting up the camp and the camp
chores all add to the fun.
(3 Days) Lake Manyara,
Ngorongoro Crater and Tarangire.
(4 Days) Lake Manyara,
Serengeti National Park and Ngorongoro
(6 Days) Lake Manyara,
Ngorongoro Crater and the Serengeti National
Park or Tarangire