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8-Day Tanzania Wildlife Adventure

This Safari features the highlights of Serengeti National Park, Ngorongoro Crater and Tarangire, this itinerary is the ideal introduction to Tanzania's wildlife, cultures, and landscapes. Our Safari vehicle has been designed for game viewing where you can stand and take photos whilst in the vehicle. Traveling in a small group allows for an excellently priced experience, and Game viewing is a guarantee all year round.

 Day 1: Arrival - Arusha

You will arrive at Kilimanjaro International Airport today, after clearing customs and immigration formalities, you are met by our representative and transferred to the Hotel where you spend the night on a bed and breakfast basis. Depending on the time your flight arrives,the rest at the day is at leisure.

Day 2: Arusha - Lake Manyara

You will have the morning at leisure, and your safari briefing, followed by lunch. This afternoon your group departs Arusha, passing through the Masai Steppe filled with many picturesque African villages as well as maize, coffee, and banana plantations. The journey continues up through a scenic escarpment that brings you to your lodge, perched on the edge of the Rift with stunning distant views. Dinner and overnight at Lake Manyara Serena Lodge or similar. Full Board

Day 3: Lake Manyara - Serengeti

After breakfast, there is a game drive in Lake Manyara National Park that returns to the lodge for lunch. Then, leaving Lake Manyara behind, the safari continues into the Ngorongoro Conservation Area. From here lie the vast plains of the Serengeti, where you’ll hopefully start spotting game well before you get into the park. Dinner and overnight at Serengeti Sopa Lodge. Full Board

Day 4: Serengeti National Park

You will have the full day today in the Serengeti National Park, spent on morning and afternoon game drives searching for the best vantage points to view the remarkable concentrations of game and the attendant predators and scavengers. Optional excursions available: hot air balloon or visit a Masai tribal village. Dinner and overnight at Serengeti Sopa Lodge. Full Board

Day 5: Serengeti - Ngorongoro Crater

After breakfast you depart for Ngorongoro, viewing game across the vast Serengeti plains, with a picnic lunch en-route. You will continue to the rim of the Ngorongoro Crater where you will spend the next 2 nights at Ngorongoro Sopa Lodge. Full Board

Day 6: Ngorongoro Crater

A highlight awaits you this morning as you descend with a picnic lunch through the early morning mists and 2,000 feet into the crater. It’s an awesome wildlife experience. Lunch is served near a small lake filled with hippos. You then continue game viewing before returning to the crater’s rim and the spectacular views from your lodge. Full Board

Day 7: Ngorongoro Crater - Tarangire

Departing Ngorongoro Crater after breakfast you will head south-east en route to Tarangire, through the highlands and the Karatu district before journeying down the spectacular escarpment. In Tarangire National Park you’ll enjoy a game drive en-route to Tarangire Sopa Lodge. After lunch and perhaps a swim, the remainder of the afternoon will be spent on a game drive. Full Board

Day 8: Onward Flight

This morning you will leave Tarangire behind and drive back to Arusha where you will be taken to the town centre for lunch. You will then be taken to Kilimanjaro International Airport in time for your departure flight.