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Arusha: Serengeti and Ngorongoro Multi-Day Camping Safari

Arusha: Serengeti and Ngorongoro Multi-Day Camping Safari

Day 1: Arusha - Serengeti National Park Start your safari and camping adventure with hotel pickup from Arusha in the morning. Drive to Serengeti National Park with your complimentary packed lunch. Take a game drive en route to the campsite. Discover Serengeti National Park, known for its abundance of animals and the great wildebeest migration. It's a World Heritage Site teeming with wildlife and is home to lions, leopards, elephants, cheetahs, buffalos, zebras, wildebeest, eland, wild dogs, gazelles, crocodiles, and many birds, including Eurasia migrant birds. Have dinner and stay overnight in a tent at the camp Day 2: Full Day at Serengeti After breakfast, you will go on wide-ranging morning and afternoon game drives in Serengeti National Park. Your guide will locate the flocks of migrant birds and the herds. Spot carnivores like big cats and hyenas. See the annual migration of wildebeest and zebra in action. Learn about the park as you drive and see why the Maasai gave the park the name Serengeti, which means “endless plains”. Break for lunch and dinner at the campsite and spend one more night at the Campsite. Day 3: Serengeti National Park - Ngorongoro Crater Enjoy breakfast and check out of your accommodations before taking a game drive as you make your way toward the Ngorongoro Crater. During the tour, there will be an optional visit to the Olduvai Gorge at an extra fee for the museum. Have dinner and spend the night at Ngorongoro “A” Campsite.  Day 4: Ngorongoro Crater Floor – Arusha Have an early breakfast and head to Ngorongoro Crater, where you will descend to the crater floor for game drives. See flamingos on Soda Lake and geese, storks, and vultures in the surrounding area. Then, break for lunch at the scenic Ngoitoktok Springs picnic site. After lunch, enjoy some final game viewing while ascending the crater. Finish your safari adventure with drop-off at your hotel in Arusha.

From Arusha: Tarangire and Ngorongoro Crater Camping Safari

From Arusha: Tarangire and Ngorongoro Crater Camping Safari

Day 1: Arusha to Tarangire Start your day with pickup from your hotel at 7:30 AM. After meeting your guide, chef, and other clients, begin your 2-hour drive to Tarangire National Park, famous for its diverse landscape. The park is particularly known for its abundance of Ancient Baobab trees and for having the largest concentration of elephants in the entire country. Take part in a game drive through the park and try to spot lions, cheetahs, leopards, giraffes, wildebeest, zebras, and others. Later on, go to the Tarangire River picnic site and enjoy the beautiful view of the river and animals. After lunch, proceed with the game drive and exit the park around 4:30 PM, where you will head to your accommodations for dinner and to spend the night. Day 2: Ngorongoro Crater The Ngorongoro Crater is a wildlife park known for its beautiful crater landscape and for being a prime spot to see wildlife. After an early breakfast at 6 AM, head to the Ngorongoro view point and admire the breathtaking view. Then, descend the crater on a journey to find the black rhinos, the hardest animals to spot in the crater. After lunch, take a game drive, ascend the crater, and return to your accommodations in Arusha.

5 Days Group Serengeti, Ngorongoro & lake Manyara Safari

5 Days Group Serengeti, Ngorongoro & lake Manyara Safari

Day 1: Arrival in Arusha (pre-safari) Upon your arrival in Tanzania, our driver guide shall pick you up from the airport (which can be from Kilimanjaro airport or Arusha airport) and take you to your first overnight accommodation - Venice Hotel. Depending on your time of arrival in Arusha, you may have a city tour with the guide who will show you the Arusha city plus the Masai market. Overnight: Venice Hotel Day 2: Adventure Tarangire National Park After an early breakfast, you'll transfer to Tarangire National Park. Enjoy a game drive at Tarangire National Park with picnic lunches. This is one of the exciting game drives that take you to experience some of the largest herds of elephants, and buffaloes, tree climbing, and more. Overnight: Karatu Safari Camp Lodge Day 3: Ngorongoro Crater Conservation Area full-day tour Exit Tarangire in a transfer game drive as you head to Ngorongoro Crater which is considered one of the Wonders of the Natural World. Today, you have the hole day exploring Ngorongoro as you see some of the fascinating animals like giraffes, buffaloes, elephants, zebras, multiple wildebeest, hyenas, etc. After the encounter, you return to your hotel for overnight. Overnight: Karatu Safari Camp Lodge Day 4: Ngorongoro to Serengeti After breakfast, you'll set out for the endless open plains and stunning skies of the Serengeti as you have your Ngorongoro departure game drive. Enjoy an unforgettable Serengeti game drive and late evening game drive as you meet some of the profound wildlife of Serengeti including the wildebeest. This afternoon is reserved for game drives through the iconic Serengeti National Park. This vast wildlife reserve is famous for the same annual migration as Masai Mara, in which over a million herbivores migrate south from the northern to southern Serengeti plains during the short rainy season (October and November), returning north after the long rainy season (April to June). The Serengeti National Park provides excellent wildlife viewing all year, so we should see plenty of plains game and predators roaming the plains. Overnight: Africa Safari - Ikoma (Tented camp) Day 5: Serengeti Safari & Transfer to Arusha/Kilimanjaro On this day, we suggest a very early wake-up to do an early morning game drive (when the animals are more active) and see one of the best sunrises you'll ever witness. It's really one of the most beautiful experiences to have. After the game drive, we will return to the camp for a rewarding brunch. Afterward, we'll proceed to the airstrip for your flight back to Arusha, or whatever your next amazing destination might be (i.e. Zanzibar). Alternatively, instead of this early morning game drive, you may choose to stay at the camp for a bit of relaxation.

4-Day Tanzania Safari affordable mid range lodge safari

4-Day Tanzania Safari affordable mid range lodge safari

day 1 Arusha – Lake Manyara National Park. Pick up from your lodge / hotel in Arusha, you will drive across the floor of the Great Rift Valley to Lake Manyara National Park. This small gem of a national park hosts herds of Elephants, buffalo, Masai giraffes, zebras and a variety of antelopes that inhabit the park not forgetting a variety of monkey species and a large population of hippos that roam around the lake and occupy the lake itself. On a luck day you may see also spot the legendary tree climbing lions of Lake Manyara National Park which are well known for their tree climbing habits, lazily resting on the branches of an “Acacia tortilis” trees. The bird life is also abundant with flamingos, pelicans, horn bills and plenty of forest species. In the late afternoon your driver will take you to a lodge at Karatu for dinner and overnight. Overnight at Eileen’s Tree Inn at Karatu. Packed lunch and dinner included. Day 2 Lake Manyara - Serengeti National Park. After breakfast you proceed via the Ngorongoro Conservation Area traversing the Malanja depression towards Serengeti one of the most famous wildlife conservation areas in the world. First you will make a brief stop at the Naabi Hill Gate where you can go for a short walk at the Naabi Hill Kopjes (huge granite boulders) where you can stretch your legs as your guide sorts out the paperwork. After lunch at the picnic site at the gate you continue on game drives all afternoon at the vast Serengeti National Park, named after the ancient Masai word ‘Siringet’, which basically translates to ‘endless plains’. Truly the plains are endless indeed. Overnight at Osinon Serengeti Camp at Seronera, in Central Serengeti. All meals included. Day 3 Serengeti –Ngorongoro Conservation area. Early morning game drive at Serengeti and visit to the hippo pools and Seronera Visitor’s Center if you wish. After a hearty breakfast in the bush camp you will then proceed with your game drives in the Serengeti back tracking towards Naabi Hill Gate again until early afternoon time to cross over back to the Ngorongoro Conservation Area where you reach your lodge for dinner and overnight stay. Overnight will be back at the nice mid range lodge in Karatu; the Eileen’s Tree Inn. All meals included. Day 4 Ngorongoro Crater – Drive back Arusha town After an early morning breakfast you register again at the Loduare Main Gate and descend into the crater for a wonderful game drive (with a picnic lunch served) inside the Ngorongoro Crater at a designated picnic site. As very few animals migrate in and out of the Ngorongoro Crater with its approx 2000 ft. high walls, you can expect to see many animals at very close range including lions, zebras, hippos, elephants, jackals, rhinos, many other antelopes, as well as flamingos, and many birds and other species. After enough game drives and depending in your schedule your driver will take you back to Arusha where you will be dropped back at your hotel.

BEST 3-DAY TANZANIA SAFARI TOUR FROM ARUSHA

BEST 3-DAY TANZANIA SAFARI TOUR FROM ARUSHA

Embark on an extraordinary 3-day safari with Ismani Tours and Safaris, immersing yourself in the wonders of Tarangire National Park, Ngorongoro Crater, and Lake Manyara, with camping Accomodation. Day 1: Tarangire National Park Discover the captivating beauty of Tarangire, home to vast elephant herds and diverse wildlife. Expert guides lead thrilling game drives, offering insights into the park's ecology. Relax in luxury accommodations amidst Tarangire's natural splendor. Day 2: Ngorongoro Crater Descend into the ancient caldera of Ngorongoro, a UNESCO World Heritage Site teeming with wildlife. Encounter the Big Five and more amidst breathtaking landscapes. Enjoy a sundowner against the stunning backdrop of the crater rim. Day 3: Lake Manyara Explore the tranquil shores of Lake Manyara, where flamingos wade and tree-climbing lions roam. Cruise along the lake and venture into diverse ecosystems, encountering elephants, buffalo, and diverse birdlife. Reflect on unforgettable memories as your safari concludes. Experience the magic of Tanzania's wilderness with Ismani Tours and Safaris – where adventure meets luxury, and every moment is a testament to Africa's natural beauty.

Serengeti: 3 Day Joint Group camping Safari

Serengeti: 3 Day Joint Group camping Safari

Day 1: Our adventure begins in Arusha, where you'll meet your fellow travelers and experienced safari guides. After a warm welcome and a brief orientation, we'll set off in our comfortable safari vehicles, ready to explore the wonders of Tanzania's wildlife and landscapes. As we head towards the Serengeti, you'll be captivated by the changing scenery, from lush greenery to vast savannahs. Along the way, keep your eyes peeled for glimpses of zebras, giraffes, and perhaps even the majestic African elephant. We'll make stops for scenic views and photo opportunities, ensuring you don't miss a moment of the breathtaking African wilderness. Day 2: Awaken to the sounds of the Serengeti as the sun rises over the horizon. Today, we delve deeper into this world-famous national park, renowned for its abundant wildlife. Lions, cheetahs, and the Great Migration herds are among the many species that call this place home. Our knowledgeable guides will share their expertise and lead you on thrilling game drives, tracking the "Big Five" and other remarkable creatures. We'll break for a delicious picnic lunch in the heart of the Serengeti, surrounded by nature's beauty. Day 3: After two unforgettable days in the Serengeti, we'll journey to the Ngorongoro Conservation Area, known as the "Cradle of Mankind." Descend into the Ngorongoro Crater, a natural wonder teeming with diverse wildlife. Here, you might encounter rhinos, hippos, and a variety of bird species. As our safari adventure comes to a close, we'll ascend from the crater and start our return journey to Arusha. Along the way, you'll have time to reflect on the incredible experiences and memories you've collected. We'll reach Arusha in the evening, marking the end of this amazing 3-day joint group safari. This safari isn't just about witnessing the remarkable wildlife and landscapes of Tanzania; it's also an opportunity to forge new friendships and share your passion for adventure with fellow travelers. Don't miss out on this extraordinary journey that promises to leave you with lasting memories and a deeper connection to the African wilderness.

2 days Tarangire and Ngorongoro ( Joint camping)

2 days Tarangire and Ngorongoro ( Joint camping)

2-Day Tarangire and Ngorongoro Safari Adventure Experience the wonders of Tanzanian wildlife in a compact yet exhilarating 2-day safari that immerses you in the natural beauty and biodiversity of two of the country's most iconic destinations. Day 1: Tarangire National Park Your adventure begins in Tarangire National Park, renowned for its impressive elephant population and stunning baobab trees. After an early morning departure from Arusha, you'll arrive in Tarangire to embark on a game drive that promises to unveil the rich tapestry of African wildlife. Keep your camera ready to capture the graceful movements of giraffes, the distinctive silhouettes of zebras, and the vibrant plumage of birds that inhabit this unique ecosystem. A picnic lunch in the heart of the park allows you to relish the sounds and sights of the wild, surrounded by the natural beauty of Tarangire. As the day progresses, more wildlife encounters await as you explore the park's diverse terrain. After a full day of adventure, you'll check in at a comfortable lodge, where you can unwind, share stories of your experiences, and savor a delicious dinner. Day 2: Ngorongoro Conservation Area The second day of your safari takes you to the Ngorongoro Conservation Area, an extraordinary World Heritage Site. Here, you'll descend into the Ngorongoro Crater, a caldera that boasts one of the highest concentrations of wildlife in Africa. Your day will be filled with awe-inspiring moments as you observe the Big Five – lions, elephants, buffalo, rhinos, and leopards – and numerous other species that call this natural wonder home. The striking landscape of the crater provides a dramatic backdrop to your wildlife encounters. As you enjoy a picnic lunch within this remarkable setting, you'll have the privilege of experiencing one of the most unique safari destinations in the world. In the late afternoon, you'll begin your journey back to Arusha, enriched by the memories of your Tarangire and Ngorongoro adventure and the knowledge that you've witnessed the best of Tanzania's wildlife in just two extraordinary days. This 2-day safari is an opportunity to explore and connect with the untamed beauty of Tarangire and the unique splendor of Ngorongoro, making it an ideal choice for travelers with limited time who seek an unforgettable Tanzanian safari experience.

Arusha: Ngorongoro Crater Day Tour

Arusha: Ngorongoro Crater Day Tour

Explore the Ngorongoro Crater in Northern Tanzania, the world's largest intact volcanic caldera, known as 'Africa’s Garden of Eden’. Discover a variety of African wildlife on a safari. Go on a three-hour journey to see the stunning Ngorongoro with an early morning departure from your hotel in Arusha City. Be accompanied by a Migration Venture Africa driver/guide who will share knowledge and stories with you throughout the day. Have a picnic lunchbox while taking in the beautiful surroundings. After a wonderful day enjoying the spectacular sights and sounds of this truly special place, leave Ngorongoro and arrive back at your hotel in Arusha.

2 Days 1 Night Tarangire & Ngorongoro Crater

2 Days 1 Night Tarangire & Ngorongoro Crater

Day 1 - Arusha to Tarangire Pick up at 8:30 AM from your hotel in Arusha and depart for Tarangire National Park with a picnic lunch for a full-day game drive. Tanzania’s third largest National park is known for its majestic baobab trees that dot the landscape, dwarfing the animals that feed beneath them. The Tarangire River is the centerpiece of this park which is famous for some of the largest herds of elephants in Africa. Here you may see lion, leopard, cheetah, lesser kudu, buffalo, Oryx, eland, giraffe and zebra. Post the game drive, you will head back to your camp/lodge where a delicious dinner awaits you. Day 2 - Ngorongoro Crater Tour (5 Hours) to Arusha On the last day of your safari, you will have an early start. Finishing up with a quick breakfast you will make an early descent at around 6:30 AM into the crater floor. The Ngorongoro Crater is the world’s largest inactive, intact and unfilled volcanic caldera. It has a massive floor of about 260 sq kms with a depth of over 2000 feet. The 5-hour game drive on the crater floor will show you a lot of animal action. Keeping the camera ready is definitely recommended. The African elephant, buffalo, Black rhino, Hippos, Hyenas, Cheetahs and Lions are found in plenty. Post the picnic lunch at the beautiful Hippo pool, you will begin a steep ascend to the top exit of the crater. This is the last leg of your safari, with a 4hr drive left to Arusha. You will be dropped off to your preferred location in Arusha by 6:00 PM in the evening. With an incredible experience and loads of memories to cherish, this is the time you bid goodbye to your team.

3 Days Serengeti Ngorongoro Group Joining Safari

3 Days Serengeti Ngorongoro Group Joining Safari

DAY 1 On this day of this magnificent safari, you will be picked up at your hotel by you're driver guide early in the morning around 6 am and drive for four hours with your lunch box to the Serengeti gates past the Ndutu area. After the Nabi gate the first gate of Serengeti you will pass by the calling grounds of wildebeests and zebras thousands of them occupy the area, You will perform a game drive for six hours and stop for lunch along the safari then afterward during sunset you will be driven to the Seronera public campsite where dinner and overnight will be. DAY 2 On this second day of our short tour, you will wake up early in the morning before breakfast around 5:30 am and perform a game drive until sunrise where chances of seeing wildlife are very high then you will get back to the campsite for breakfast and do a game drive your driver will make sure you see the great wildebeest migration, you will stop for lunch on your way out the Serengeti. During sunset, you will camp at Simba public campsite on top of the rim of the crater where dinner and overnight will be served. DAY 3 After breakfast, your driver guide will pick you up together with your packed lunch and descend down the Crater. All the BIG FIVE – Rhino, Lion, Leopard, Buffalo, and Elephant live in this wonderful caldera, others are Zebra, Hippo, Wildebeest, Hyena, and more. Birds include flamingos on the Soda Lake, Geese, Storks, Vultures, and other bird families. Your picnic lunch will be served in the Crater picnic site at Ngoitokok swamp, a Hippo pool, after lunch Proceed with afternoon game viewing. Later on, ascend the Crater and drive back to Arusha before dark,

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