4 Days Ngorongoro & Lake Manyara Tanzania Safari

This 4 Days/ 3 Nights Tanzania Safari features a trip to Lake Manyara National Park and the Ngorongoro Crater. The Ngorongoro crater is the world biggest unbroken caldera and has been regarded as the 8th Natural wonder in the world.

Then most of Lake Manyara National Park is covered by the lake itself (which covers two thirds), and then the other third is dry land that hosts a large number of different wild animals all in that small area. The within lake Manyara is Manyara Serena Lodge while in Ngorongoro is Ngorongoro Sopa lodge.

Please remember that you can choose your accommodation basing on you budget as they vary from Luxury, Moderate and budget.

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 Day 1 : Arusha – Drive to Ngorongoro Crater

On arrival at the Kilimanjaro Airport, you will be received by our tour guide who will transfer you to Arusha town where you will have your lunch. In the Afternoon you will proceed to the Ngorongoro Crater, which is the world’s biggest intact caldera.

Its lasting charm comes from its irresistible beauty plus the great profusion of wildlife that permanently live on the floor of the crater. You will reach your lodge in the later evening where you will rest, dine and spend the night.

Estimated travel time: 4 Hours

Accommodation: Ngorongoro Sopa Lodge /. Ngorongoro Serena Lodge

Meal Plan: Lunch and Dinner

Day 2: Explore the Ngorongoro Crater

Today morning you will descend the2,000 feet walls to the floor and enjoy game viewing Following an early breakfast. This stunning natural amphitheatre is believed to have the biggest number of wild animals in the whole of Africa, with large numbers of lions plus thousands of pink flamingos as well as the black rhino.

Because the grasses are short, game is easily spotted and can be approached quite closely. We spend a splendid morning on the floor of the crater observing wildlife in this ageless World Heritage Site.

Since the crater has short grasses, the animals can is easily be seen and may even be approached closely. You will spend the morning at the bottom of the crater watching the wildlife in this World Heritage Site.

Remember: Only half day trips are conducted within the Crater.

Overnight at Ngorongoro Serena Lodge / Ngorongoro Sopa Lodge

Meal Plan: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner

Day 3: Ngorongoro – Drive to Lake Manyara National Park

After your breakfast, you will drive to Lake Manyara National Park, where you will arrive in time your lunch. In the Afternoon enjoy a game drive during which you will see various animals.

Small, gorgeous and greatly diverse, its handy size makes it nearly possible to view every highlight in just as single day, including its large groups of hippos commonly wallowing within the shallows of the lake, the thousands of pink flamingoes seen close to the waterline plus the abundant wild animals particularly the tree climbing lions for which this park is popular.

Estimated travel time: one and a half Hours

Overnight at Lake Manyara Tree lodge / Lake Manyara Serena Lodge

Meal Plan: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner

Day 4: Lake Manyara – Drive to Arusha

After Breakfast take a final look at the beautiful Lake Manyara National Park as you enjoy a morning game drive and later drive to Arusha. You will check into your accommodation (New Arusha Hotel / Arusha Coffee Lodge) where you will unwind by the swimming pool, or visit a nearby shop.

After your dinner you will be transferred to Kilimanjaro International airport where you will catch your departure flight.

Total travel time: 2 Hours

Dayrooms at New Arusha Hotel /or the Arusha Coffee Lodge