Arusha NP/Tarangire/Lake Manyara/Serengeti/Ngorongoro for a drive towards Arusha National Park for a full day game drive and overnight at Meru view Lodge. Despite the small size of the park, common animals in Arusha National Park includes giraffes, cape buffalo, zebra, warthog, the black-and-white colobus monkey, the blue monkey, flamingo, elephant, lion and many other. Leopard population are present but rarely seen. Bird life in the forest is prolific, with many forest species more easily seen here than elsewhere on the tourists route.
Day 1: Arusha to Arusha National Park
Collection from your hotel in Arusha by your driver guide and depart to Arusha National Park, game drive, overnight at Meru View Lodge.
Day 2: Tarangire National Park
After breakfast depart for Tarangire. Game drive in Tarangire National Park. Overnight Tarangire Simba Lodge.
Day 3: Lake Manyara (with optional hikes/biking)
Depart for Lake Manyara. Game drive. Optional: visit the Lake shore on foot, Mountain Biking and/or Village tour on foot. Overnight at Lodge.
Day 4: Serengeti National Park
Depart for Serengeti via Oldupai Gorge and shifting Sands, game drive en-route. Overnight at Lodge
Day 5: Serengeti National Park
Full day in Serengeti with morning and afternoon game drives in Serengeti National Park. Overnight at Lodge.
Day 6: Serengeti to Ngorongoro
Early morning game drive in the Serengeti. Depart for Ngorongoro Crater rim. Overnight Lodge.
Day 7: Ngorongoro Crater to Arusha
After breakfast descend to the Ngorongoro Crater floor for game drive, afternoon ascend to the crater rim. Departure to Arusha.