This tour gives you a chance to visit Ngorongoro Conservation Area, Ngorongoro Crater, Olduvai Gorge, Ndutu area at the Serengeti National Park and Ngorongoro border for Wildebeest Migration, Lake Manyara National Park, Crater Highlands and Great Rift Valley and experience game and bird Watching, scenery, culture and historical sites in Tanzania.

Trip summary

  • Departure Arusha
  • End Ngorongoro Crater
  • Countries
    • Tanzania
  • City
    • Lake Manyara National Park
    • Ngorongoro Conservation Area
    • Ngorongoro Crater
  • Theme Safari and Natural Parks
  • Travel style Tailor-made travel
  • Accommodation Standard
  • Flight Excluded
  • Guide Included
  • The tour has met our standards

Detailed itinerary

  • 1
    Arusha – Lake Manyara Park
    Day 1 Transfer by car

    Early morning after breakfast, pick up from hotel in Arusha town with your packed lunch box and drive Lake Manyara Park for game drive till lunchtime. Afternoon break for lunch is picnic in the park. After lunch, more game drive in the park till sunset. Lake Manyara is famous for tree climbing lions. Dinner and overnight in Manyara. Twiga Lodge/Similar.

    Meals: Breakfast | Lunch | Dinner

    Visited places:
    • Arusha
    • Lake Manyara National Park
  • 2
    Lake Manyara – Ndutu Plains
    Day 2 Transfer by car

    Depart after breakfast for game drive in the Ndutu plains area which borders the Southern Serengeti plains. The great wildebeest migration is currently concentrated around this area from early December to mid-May and we hope you will be able to view this magic spectacle, evening drive to the crater rim for the spectacular views. Dinner and overnight Ngorongoro Conservation Area. Dinner and overnight at Rhino Lodge/Similar. 

    Meals: Breakfast | Lunch | Dinner


    Visited places:
    • Lake Manyara National Park
    • Ngorongoro Conservation Area
  • 3
    Ngorongoro Crater – Arusha
    Day 3 Transfer by car

    Wake up early morning for breakfast then at 0700hrs and descend into the crater floor for game drives. All the Big Five (Rhino, Lion, Leopard, Buffalo and Elephant) live in this wonderful caldera, as well as Zebra, Hippo, Wildebeest, Hyena and birds including flamingos on the Soda lake, Geese, Storks, Vultures and more.

    Your lunch will be served in the picnic site in the crater near Lerai Forest or hippo pool. After lunch proceed with game viewing in the crater. Evening drive back to Arusha.

    Meals: Breakfast | Lunch

    End of services.

    Visited places:
    • Ngorongoro Conservation Area
    • Ngorongoro Crater
  • Prices and conditions

    Price includes
    • Transport on 4WD vehicle with the pop-up roof, which enables you to spot wildlife more easily
    • Three meals a day on Safari
    • Park entrance fees
    • Driver's allowances
    • Service of an English speaking professional guide/Driver
    • Crater fees
    • Mineral water 1.5lt per person per day
    • Activities as per itinerary above
    Price does not include
    • International flights to/from your home
    • Tips & gratitudes
    • The first night on your arrival and last night after safari (book with our local partner)
    • Airport transfers (book with our local partner)
    • Personal insurance
    • Alcoholic drinks
    • Olduvai Gorge fees
    • Flying doctor’s insurance, to be arranged on request
    • Tips to the driver/guide and all items of personal nature/use
    • And all not mentioned in the itinerary above.