On this 4-day lodge safari you will see Lions, antelopes and elephant herds in Tarangire National Park, enjoy the diversified landscapes of Lake Manyara National Park and lastly visit the world-famous Ngorongoro Crater, this tour can be customized to fit your interest.
Scheduled safari: Tanzania Lodge Safari
Min. number to guarantee tour: 2
Max number of participants: 6 per vehicle (window seat guaranteed)
Departure day: every Friday
Price: from 1,325 USD
Single Supplement: from 100 USD
Day 1 Arusha – Tarangire National Park
After a short briefing in the morning, you will travel in a south-westerly direction to the Tarangire National Park, best-known for its huge elephant herds. The park has a diversity of landscapes including grass, acacia woodlands and forests. Animals range from swarms of yellow breasted lovebirds to kudus, buffaloes, elands, giraffes and the weird-looking gerenuk. Predators include lions, leopards and hyenas, while wild dogs are very rare. In the late afternoon you will leave the park and travel to the Maramboi Tented Camp, where you will spend the night.
ACCOMMODATION: Maramboi Tented Lodge
MEALS PLAN: Lunch, Dinner.
Day 2 Tarangire Area – Lake Manyara National Park – Karatu
After breakfast you leave the Tarangire Area and via the town of Mto wa Mbu, you make your way to the Lake Manyara National Park. The park stretches along the 600 m high Rift Valley Escarpment and is dominated by the shallow and alkaline Lake Manyara which attracts thousands of birds, including huge flocks of flamingos. Other animals in the park include buffaloes, elephants, hippos and Masai giraffes as well as troops of boisterous baboons and monkeys in the forests. The park once became famous for tree climbing lions and if you are lucky to spot them you will be amused by the site of these animals lounging on branches in the acacia trees. After extensive game viewing, you will leave the park in the afternoon to continue your journey to Karatu. You will spend the night at Oldeani Mountain Lodge.
ACCOMMODATION: Oldeani Mountain Lodge
MEALS PLAN: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Day 3 Karatu – Ngorongoro Crater – Karatu
After an early breakfast you will travel to the Ngorongoro highlands before you make your way into the crater on a steep and narrow road. The slopes are forested but soon the landscape changes to savannah dotted with the occasional acacia tree. The wildlife here is absolutely breath-taking and if you are lucky you might spot the Big Five – lion, elephant, buffalo, rhino and leopard. The crater is also home to warthogs, wildebeests, zebras, hippos, hyenas and many more. After a morning full of game viewing and a picnic lunch you will leave the crater in the afternoon and head back to Karatu, where you will spend another night at Oldeani Mountain Lodge.
ACCOMMODATION: Oldeani Mountain Lodge
MEALS PLAN: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner.
Day 4 Karatu – Arusha
After a leisurely breakfast you will leave the Ngorongoro highlands and make your way back to Arusha, where you will arrive around noon. You will be dropped off in the city centre or at the airport.
MEALS PLAN: Breakfast, Lunch.
- Lodge safari according to the itinerary
- Transportation in a 4×4 safari vehicle
- Professional, English-speaking guide
- Overnight accommodation according to the itinerary
- Meals according to the itinerary
- Mineral water
- All mentioned activities
- All national park fees
- Flying Doctors insurance (AMREF) during the safari
- Optional activities
- Alcoholic and soft drinks
- Visa fees
- Personal spending money for souvenirs etc.
- Travel insurance
Tour Code: BR02SHIKA
Tour Duration:4 days 3nights Safari
Group Size: 1 person and above
Special Category: Lodge Safari/Tented Camp
Season: All Year Around
We consider last minutes booking basically for camping