Tanzania Safari - 5 Days Lake
Manyara, Serengeti and Ngorongoro crater
While on this 5 days Safari We visit Tanzania’s most
famous northern parks Lake Manyara, Serengeti and
Ngorongoro crater. This is all about the wildlife and is
often called the big five in five tour. Expect a good
look around three very different and exceptionally
The magic of Lake Manyara, unbelievable wildlife
populations of Ngorongoro and the vast plains of the
Serengeti make this a Tanzania safari to remember.
We begin with an early
drive from Arusha to the majestic beauty of Lake
Manyara. Tropical forests of giant fig and mahogany
trees surround the lake and are a haven for elephant,
giraffe, zebra, baboons and birds.
Our first game drive around the lake should provide us
with a variety of antelope, the above mentioned species
and a fair few of the park’s significant hippo
We rise early and transfer to Tanzania’s
oldest and most famous national park, the Serengeti.
Passing through the Ngorongoro highlands en route, there
are chances to see large game and superb scenery.
Arriving at the Serengeti, we head straight onto an
afternoon game drive, with unlimited wildlife spotting
opportunities. In addition to hosting the big five, the
Serengeti is home to almost every species of large
mammal found throughout Tanzania and its fame is well
Should your visit coincide with the migrations (around
October and April), you may see one of the greatest
sights on earth; 1.2 million wildebeest, 300,000
antelope and 200,000 zebras crossing the plains.
A full day in the Serengeti.
A morning transfer to
Ngorongoro Crater takes us through splendid highland
scenery and as soon as we arrive, it’s down to the
A game drive across the crater is a real eye opener.
Despite its small size, there are an incredible 20,000
resident animals in this World Heritage Site. This is
perhaps the easiest place in the world to see the
endangered black rhino in the wild. Big game is
everywhere and includes elephant, buffalo, lion, leopard
Return to Arusha, where the tour ends.