THE TARANGIRE NATIONAL PARK, NGORONGORO AND EMPAKAAI CRATERS
Day 1: Tarangire National Park
Leave the hotel in Arusha/ Moshi early after breakfast and drive to Tarangire national park located at 120 km from Arusha. The drive takes approximately 2hrs. After registration at the main gate, your game drive to meet the long awaiting elephant herds starts until 13:00hrs when you will be served your lunch at a picnic site within the park. Your game drive continues until around 15:00hrs when you leave this beautiful wildlife sanctuary and drive to Mto wa Mbu town/ Karatu for your dinner and overnight.
Day 2: Ngorongoro Crater.
The day starts at 07:00 hrs when you will leave the lodge/camp and head to the Ngorongoro’s main gate for registration and thereafter drive to the craters view point at 2200 m high where your will meet the ranger that should lead you during the day’s walk at Empakaai crater. Empakaai crater is located at 78 km from this astonishing view point, a drive that takes approx. 2 hours. The crater is 300m deep dominated by a dense rain forest on its rim and inner walls dropping to its base occupied by an alkaline lake that holds flamingos and other species of water birds. Your armed ranger will lead you down through the thick forest that hosts buffalos, bushbucks, waterbucks, colobus and blue monkeys. The walk takes 4-5 hours. After your lunch, you will start your drive back to the lodge/camp to relax your muscles waiting for the next day’s surprises.
Day 3: Ngorongoro
Leave the camp/lodge at 06:00 hrs with a packed lunch and descend the 610m into the Ngorongoro crater where more than 25000 animals including zebras, wildebeests, elephants, hippos and gazelles will be awaiting. Your breakfast will be served at 09:00hrs at Ngoitoktok picnic site located on the crater floor. You will be within the walls of this world’s eighth wonder until 12:00 hrs when you will ascend the walls and head back to Arusha/ Moshi with lunch enroute.
3 days Tarangire, lake Manyara and Ngorongoro Crater
Price Quoted in USD per person
The price includes
4 x 4 Transport
Wages (Guide / Cook) Lodge safari option excludes a cook
Transfer from the Airport to Moshi on arrival
Accommodation during the Trip & one night on arrival
3 meals Daily during the trip
Soft drinks (mineral water)
Camping Equipment’s (Specious Tents, seats, table, Mattress) for camping safari options.
The price Excludes
Personal Camping Equipments (Sleeping Bag, Head lamp)