Day 1: Arusha to Lake Manyara
Today you will have breakfast and then drive from Arusha to Lake Manyara National Park. You will arrive in time for lunch. After lunch you will go for a game drive in the park. Dinner and overnight at the lodge
Day 2- Full day game viewing
After breakfast you will go for an early morning game drive where you will have the opportunity to spot animals like leopards, lions, hippos, impalas, elephants, wildebeests, buffalo, warthogs, giraffes, baboons, zebra, blue monkeys, dik-dik, gazelle, hippos, and many species of birds like the pelicans, cormorants, storks, flamingos, and cormorants. After lunch in the afternoon, you may go on a cultural tour, canoeing, take a community walk. Dinner and overnight at the lodge.
Day 3 – Lake Manyara National Park – Ngorongoro Crater
After breakfast you will drive to Ngorongoro National park. Upon your arrival, you will have lunch and then go for an afternoon game drive in the crater. Ngorongoro national park is a world heritage site, and is located in Ngorongoro District. It is the world’s largest intact volcanic caldera, and was formally part of Serengeti National Park. It is home to over 500 bird species and 25,000 large animals, which live in the montane forest, grassland, and bush land with bussei trees, open grassland, wood land, Munge Stream, Lerai Stream, Ngoitokitok Spring, and many other small springs around the crater’s floor. After the game drive you will return to the lodge for dinner and overnight stay.
Day 4: Full day game viewing
After breakfast you will go for a full day of game viewing where you will have the opportunity to spot animals like cheetah, lion, black rhinoceros, hippopotamus, wildebeest, zebra, eland, Grant’s and Thompson’s gazelles, leopards, elephants, mountain reedbuck, buffalo, hartebeest, waterbuck, warthog, hyena, and jackals. Primates here include baboons and vervet monkeys. During the game drive you might also spot some birds which include ostrich, bizarre secretary, black eagles, secretary bird, Kori bustard, crowned crane, marabou stork, martial eagle, lovebirds, bustards, and plovers, European migrants from November to May include white storks, swallows, yellow wagtails, stonechat, Schalow’s Wheatear, anteater chat, fiscal shrike, augur buzzards, Verreaux’s Eagle, and flamingoes, Later you will return to the lodge for dinner and overnight stay.
Day 5: Ngorongoro to Serengeti
After breakfast you will either go for a community walk to the Maasai people where you will enjoy the traditional performances or take a forest walk, then after lunch you will drive to Serengeti National Park. Dinner and overnight at the lodge
Day 6 and 7: Full day game viewing Serengeti
Early morning game drive for the opportunity to see nocturnal animals returning from hunting and lions awaking in the dawn. During the game drive you might spot buffalos, elephant, giraffe, eland, topi, kongoni, impala, zebra, lion, solitary leopards near Seronera River, cheetahs, hyena, aardwolf , serval cat, Gaudy agama lizards and rock hyraxes, Black Rhinoceros , waterbuck, baboon, African wild dogs, and kongonis. Apart from the animals you might spot various birds which include the ostrich, bizarre secretary, black eagles, and acacia woodland secretary bird, Kori bustard, crowned crane, marabou stork, martial eagle, and lovebirds. Return to the lodge for lunch and in the evening you can relax at the lodge.
Day 8: Serengeti to Tarangire National Park
After breakfast you will drive to Tarangire National Park. The park is home to over 500 bird species and various animals which live in the acacia and mixed woodland vegetation, baobab trees, and old palm, black cotton grass, dense bush, and high grasses.
On arrival you will go for a game drive where you will spot animals like the wildebeest, elephants, zebra, hartebeest, giraffes, impala, eland, lesser kudu, waterbuck, gazelle, rhinos, leopards, giant pythons, Thompson’s gazelle, greater and lesser kudu, cheetah, oryx, and generuk, tree climbing lions, and birds like Kori bustard, stocking-thighed ostrich, ground hornbills, colourful yellow-collared lovebird, drabber rufous-tailed weaver ,ashy starling ,dwarf mongoose, and pairs of red-and-yellow barbet.
Day 9: Tarangire to Arusha
Breakfast and then drive back to Arusha