Ngorongoro crater is one of the world’s greatest natural spectacles, its magical setting and abundant wildlife never failing to enthrall visitors. However, crater is a part of Ngorongoro conservation area, where you will be able to see a Tanzanian bush men inside the conservation, this conservation is home to big 5 animals such lion, elephant, leopard, buffalo and rhino. Serengeti National Park, the endless plain of nature, where is starting point of animal’s migration over 3 million animals migrate from Serengeti to Masai Mara Kenya. Not only has that but also homed to most plain runner animal (Cheetah).
Accommodation: Serengeti View Camp
An appetizing breakfast will be served at the camp followed by a drive to the Ngorongoro Conservation Area with lunch boxes. We will take the scenic route inside the Ngorongoro Conservation Area which allows us travel into the Ngorongoro Crater. The Crater was formed millions of years ago when a large volcano erupted. There is a high possibility of spotting every member of ‘The Big 5’ and other crater animals such as gazelle; wildebeest associated with zebra, hyena and hippos in ponds also birds around lake soda such as vultures, flamingos, black smith plover, ostrich, grey crowned crane and egrets. The crater view, hills and golden savannah with splotches of color created by the vegetation, wildlife and human life make it easy to understand why the Ngorongoro Conservation Area is one of the Seven Natural wonders of World. We will stop so that you can enjoy your picnic lunch on a picnic site (be aware with baboon may crab your meal). We will proceed further into the Ngorongoro for a leisurely game drive on route to Serengeti National Park (Endless plain of nature), where you will have evening game drive heading to accommodation place.
Dinner and overnight: Serengeti View Camp
Accommodation: Ndutu Lodge
We will begin the morning game drive in central Serengeti where we will have good views of the wildlife, there are regular sightings of lions, leopards, elephants, cheetahs, buffaloes, zebras, wildebeest, elands, wild dogs, gazelles, crocodiles, giraffe, monkeys, serval cats, baboons, hippos and antelopes. There are a few factors that will affect the game you spot such as the animal’s migration of the herds and the season. The various bird species consists of a few migrants from the Eurasia region. Later evening, we will drive to the Serengeti gate ready to take route to the lodge near the Lake Ndutu inside the Ngorongoro Conservation Area. You will spend dinner and overnight at the Ndutu Lodge (where you will also enjoy the animals around the lodge such as Genets).Dinner and overnight at lodge.
We will have early morning game drive before breakfast, early in the morning as it is a wonderful time to spot game, and then back to the lodge for the breakfast. Depart in lodge; en route back Arusha go on a game drive with a lunch boxes inside the Ngorongoro Conservation Area. Majority of the animals tend to be seen en route within the Conservation Area due to its elevated structure. You can see zebra, wildebeest, giraffe, dik dik and Caracal. Our game drive will conclude shortly after leaving the Ngorongoro Conservation Area. En route we will stop, look and buying the ornaments or crafts if you’re interested. Then go on with drive up to Meserani where you will have lunch. Our driver guide will transport you to KIA to catch flight.
Afternoon drive back to Arusha town.
Arusha - Ngorongoro - Serengeti - Singita/Sabora - Depart
Arusha - Lake Manyara - Serengeti - Ngorongoro - Arusha
Dar Es Salaam - Ruaha National Park - Mikumi National Park- Selous Game Reserve - Depart
Arusha National Park - Miriakamba Hut - Walk to Rhino Camp - Walk through Open Grassland - Descend to Marangu Gate
Nairobi - Tarangire - Ngorongoro Serengeti - Arusha - Depart