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6-Day Offer Luxury Safari to Tanzania Wildlife Parks

This 6-Day Offer Luxury Safari to Tanzania gives you enough time to have a wildlife tour around different parks in Tanzania. The tour will take you to Tarangire National Park, Lake Manyara National Park. Then you will drive to the endless plain of Serengeti National Park. Before finishing your tour by visiting the wonderful place of Ngorongoro Conservation Area, you will stay at the luxury lodges

Tarangire National Park

Tarangire National Park is another captivating wildlife conservation area in Tanzania, known for its unique landscapes, diverse wildlife, and impressive baobab trees. Situated in the northern part of the country, it’s a popular destination for safari enthusiasts and offers a different experience compared to other parks in the region. Here’s some key information about Tarangire National Park:

Landscape and Baobab Trees:

Tarangire is characterized by its diverse landscapes, which include open grasslands, acacia woodlands, swamps, and the iconic baobab trees. These massive trees create striking silhouettes against the horizon and provide shade for wildlife.

Wildlife:

While Tarangire may not have the same volume of large predators as some other parks, it is known for its high density of elephants. During the dry season (June to October), large herds of elephants gather around the Tarangire River, making it a great place to see these majestic creatures up close. Other animals commonly seen in the park include giraffes, zebras, wildebeest, impalas, buffaloes, and various antelope species.

Birdlife:

Tarangire National Park is a paradise for birdwatchers, with over 550 bird species recorded. You can spot various birds of prey, vibrant bee-eaters, and other avian species in different habitats throughout the park.

Lesser-Known Wildlife:

While predators like lions and leopards are present, Tarangire is also home to less common species like fringe-eared oryx and greater kudu. These unique animals add to the park’s biodiversity.

Tarangire River:

The Tarangire River is a lifeline for the park’s wildlife, especially during the dry season when water sources are scarce. Animals congregate around the river to drink and cool off, providing excellent opportunities for wildlife viewing.

Scenic Views:

The landscapes in Tarangire National Park are picturesque, with rolling hills, expansive grasslands, and the distinct baobab trees creating a backdrop for memorable safari experiences.

Lake Manyara National Park

Lake Manyara National Park is a compact yet ecologically diverse national park located in northern Tanzania. It’s a relatively small park but offers a wide range of landscapes, wildlife, and birdlife. Here’s an overview of what you can expect to experience in Lake Manyara National Park:

Lake Manyara:

The park is named after Lake Manyara, a shallow soda lake that stretches along its eastern border. The lake is known for its vibrant pink flamingos, which flock to its shores in large numbers. The lake’s alkaline waters support a variety of bird species and provide a scenic backdrop for wildlife viewing.

Wildlife:

Despite its size, Lake Manyara National Park is home to diverse wildlife. The park is known for its tree-climbing lions, which are a unique sight as they lounge in acacia trees. Other animals that can be spotted in the park include elephants, giraffes, zebras, wildebeest, buffalo, hippos, impalas, and various monkey species.

Birdlife:

Lake Manyara is a paradise for birdwatchers, with over 400 bird species recorded. Along with the flamingos, you can see pelicans, storks, herons, and a wide range of other waterbirds. The park’s varied habitats also attract numerous other bird species, including raptors, forest birds, and more.

Ecological Diversity:

The park’s landscapes range from open savannah to acacia woodlands and groundwater forests. The diversity of habitats supports a variety of animal species, making it possible to encounter different wildlife as you explore the park.

Hot Springs:

Lake Manyara National Park is also known for its hot springs, which are found in a section of the park known as Maji Moto. These springs are a result of the volcanic activity in the region.

The Serengeti National Park in Tanzania

One of the most famous and iconic wildlife conservation areas in the world. It is known for its vast savannah landscapes, diverse wildlife, and the annual Great Migration, where millions of wildebeest, zebras, and other herbivores move in search of water and greener pastures. Here’s a glimpse of the incredible wildlife you can encounter in the Serengeti:

Big Five:

The Serengeti is home to all members of the “Big Five” — lions, elephants, buffaloes, leopards, and rhinoceros. These animals are some of the most sought-after sightings on safari, and the Serengeti provides excellent opportunities to see them in their natural habitat.

Great Migration:

The Great Migration is one of the most spectacular wildlife events on Earth. Each year, over a million wildebeest, accompanied by hundreds of thousands of zebras and other ungulates, make a circular journey between the Serengeti in Tanzania and the Masai Mara in Kenya in search of food and water. The migration is a dramatic display of nature’s cycles and survival instincts.

The Ngorongoro Crater

A natural wonder and one of the most iconic and unique features of the African continent. It is located in northern Tanzania, within the Ngorongoro Conservation Area. Which is a UNESCO World Heritage Site. The Ngorongoro Crater is often referred to as the “Eighth Wonder of the World”. Due to its stunning beauty and incredible biodiversity. Here’s some key information about the Ngorongoro Crater:

Geological Formation:

The Ngorongoro Crater is actually a large volcanic caldera, formed millions of years ago. By the collapse of a massive volcano. The caldera floor covers an area of about 260 square kilometers (100 square miles), and its walls rise steeply to heights of up to 600 meters (2,000 feet).

Wildlife:

The Ngorongoro Crater is a natural haven for wildlife. Often referred to as a “natural zoo.” The diverse ecosystems within the crater support a wide range of animals. Including lions, elephants, buffaloes, rhinos, leopards, cheetahs, hippos, and various antelope species. The concentration of animals in the relatively small area of the crater. Makes it a prime location for wildlife viewing and photography.

Big Five:

The Ngorongoro Crater is one of the few places in Africa. Where you can find all members of the “Big Five” (lion, elephant, buffalo, leopard, and rhinoceros) within a relatively small area

Highlights

Day1; Arrival -Arusha

Day2: Arusha Tarangire National Park

Day3; Tarangire National Park to Lake Manyara National Park

Day4: Lake Manyara National Park to Serengeti NP

Day5: Serengeti NP to Ngoroongoro Crater

Day6: Ngorongoro crater Departure

Day 1: Arrival-Arusha

Upon arrival at Kilimanjaro International Airport, you will be met and transferred to Gran Melia Arusha for your overnight on bed and breakfast basis. If you will arrive early we can arrange a town tour for you to go to the different places in order to experience the local life.

Main Destination: Arusha (City)

Accommodation:

Gran Melia Arusha

Luxury hotel located in or near Arusha

Meals & Drinks: Breakfast (Lunch & dinner not included)

Drinking water (Other drinks not included)

 

Day 2: Arusha-Tarangire National Park

Today after breakfast, you will be picked up from your hotel by your safari guide and driven to Tarangire National Park. Enjoy the wildlife. Your overnight stay will be at Maramboi Tented Lodge.

Tarangire National Park is almost 3000sq km in size and is probably best known for its huge numbers of elephants and baobab trees. The name of the park comes from the Tarangire River which crosses through the park. Tarangire is especially spectacular during the dry season (June – November), as wildlife concentrations rival that of the Serengeti (since enormous populations of elephants and other animals are drawn to the Tarangire River as their only source of water). With its varied habitats and permanent water in the Tarangire River, the park is home to over 2000 elephants and 500 bird species.

 

Main Destination: Tarangire National Park

Wildlife in Tarangire NP

Elephant

Giraffe

Lion

Buffalo

Zebra

Wildebeest

Accommodation:

Maramboi Tented Lodge

Luxury lodge located outside Tarangire NP

Meals & Drinks:

All meals included

Drinking water (Other drinks not included)

 

Day 3: Tarangire National Park -Lake Manyara National Park

Today after breakfast, you will be picked up from Arusha by your safari guide and drive to Lake Manyara National Park for a game drive.  Later your overnight stay will be at Lake Manyara Serena Lodge.

Meanwhile, Lake Manyara is a beautiful little park which is famous for its tree-climbing lions, elephants and large troops of baboons. The park is home to an amazing variety of birds and animals considering its small size. A short visit to this serene park will greatly diversify your safari experience as the lush green jungle habitat is of stark contrast to the other parks you will visit during your safari.

 

Main Destination: Lake Manyara National Park

 

Wildlife in Lake Manyara NP

Elephant

Giraffee

Buffalo

Zebra

Wildebeest

Hippo

Accommodation: Lake Manyara Serena Safari Lodge

Luxury lodge located just outside Lake Manyara NP

Meals & Drinks:

All meals included

Drinking water (Other drinks not included)

 

Day 4: Lake Manyara National Park -Serengeti National Park

Today after breakfast, you will drive with your lunch box to Serengeti National Park. Your overnight stay will be at Kubu Kubu Tented Lodge.

The Serengeti National Park is the world’s last great wildlife refuge as it contains an estimated three million large animals, most of which take part in a seasonal migration that is one of nature’s wonders. It specifically covers an area of 14,763sq km and the name Serengeti comes from the Maasai word ‘Siringet’, meaning endless plains.

 

Main Destination: Serengeti National Park

Wildlife in Serengeti NP

Elephant

Giraffe

Lion

Cheetah

Zebra

Wildebeest

Accommodation:

Kubu Kubu Tented Lodge

Luxury lodge located inside Central Serengeti

Meals & Drinks:

All meals included

Drinking water (Other drinks not included)

 

Day 5: Serengeti National Park -Ngorongoro Crater

Today you will have half day game drive in Serengeti and then after lunch drive to the rim of Ngorongoro Crater for your overnight stay at Ngorongoro Serena Lodge.

There are several documented resident lion prides just within a one-hour game drive radius from Seronera. During the dry season, the resident prides begin to shift west and north in their territories and concentrate in the central region of the park. The dry season is a particularly good time for lion viewing in the Central Serengeti. The Central Serengeti is also one of the best areas in Africa to spot the elusive leopard. Meanwhile, you may be lucky enough to encounter this majestic cat in the branches of the sausage trees that dot the banks of the Seronera River.

 

Main Destination: Serengeti National Park

Accommodation: Ngorongoro Serena Safari Lodge

Luxury lodge located on the crater rim of Ngorongoro Crater

Meals & Drinks:

All meals included

Drinking water (Other drinks not included)

 

Day 6: Ngorongoro Crater-Departure

At 6:30 am, have breakfast then descend into the crater for a crater game tour.

Later on, you will drive back to Arusha and proceed to Kilimanjaro International Airport for your flight back home.

However, often called the eighth Natural Wonder of the World, the Ngorongoro Crater is the largest intact crater in the world. About 2 million years ago, the Ngorongoro volcano erupted, and its walls collapsed. However, the volcano floor sank to create a natural enclosure with its 600m tall walls.  Furthermore, Now, at over 19km wide, Ngorongoro Crater is filled with great areas of acacia forest, hippo filled swamps and open grasslands. These different habitats contain over 30,000 animals. Such as elephants, warthogs, flamingoes, magnificent birdlife, the rare black rhinoceros and all the predatory cats. The Maasai can also be seen grazing their cattle alongside the buffalo and wildebeest. Thus end of 6-Day Offer Luxury Safari to Tanzania .

 

Main Destination: Ngorongoro Crater

Wildlife in Ngorongoro Crater

Lion

Cheetah

Zebra

Wildebeest

Hyena

 

Accommodation: No accommodation (End of tour)

Meals & Drinks:

Breakfast & lunch (Dinner not included)

Drinking water (Other drinks not included)

End of tour

Additional accommodation can be arranged for an extra cost.

You’ll be dropped off at the airport.

 

Price Includes

Park fees (For non-residents)

All activities (Unless labeled as optional)

All accommodation (Unless listed as upgrade)

A professional driver/guide

All transportation (Unless labeled as optional)

All Taxes/VAT

Roundtrip airport transfer

Meals

Drinks (As specified in the day-by-day section)

Price Excludes

International flights (From/to home)

Additional accommodation before and at the end of the tour

Tips (Tipping guideline US$10.00 pp. per day)

Personal items (Souvenirs, travel insurance, visa fees, etc.)

Government imposed increase of taxes and/or park fees

Some meals (As specified in the day-by-day section)

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