2 Days safari Lake Manyara & Ngorongoro crater:

2 Days Lake Manyara national park & Ngorongoro crater safari

A safari to Lake Manyara - famous for its tree climbing lions & breathtaking scenery together with Ngorongoro crater - the world's largest volcanic caldera

Day 1 – Lake Manyara National Park
Departure at 0830am from your Arusha hotel and drive 130km to Lake Manyara National Park in time for lunch in your hotel followed by afternoon gamedrive. Lake Manyara attractions include its birdlife, its elusive black maned tree-climbing lions, giraffes, buffaloes, baboons, ostrich, a big population of hipos and a scenic setting below the western escarpment of the Great Rift Valley. Overnight at your lodge (LD)

Day 2 -Ngorongoro Crater
Early breakfast at 6.00 am then descend in to Ngorongoro Crater with packed picnic lunch to enjoy its high wildlife concentration and close range viewing. Ngorongoro Crater’s attractions include lions, elephants, buffaloes, wildebeest, thompson’s gazelles, zebras, reedbucks and flamingoes wading in the soda lake at the base of the crater. After lunch continue game viewing in the afternoon as you ascend the crater and back to Arusha. Drop off at your hotel by 5pm. End of safari. BL

Included in the price:
    Transport by 4x4 landcruiser with a pop up roof for best game viewing and photography
    Services of a professional English speaking driver/ tour guide
    All Game park entrance fees
    Flying doctors emergency evacuations cover
    Crater fees
    Full board accommodation in tented camps, lodges & hotels as specified in the itinerary or similar
    Meal Plan – BB=Bed, Breakfast; LD= Lunch, dinner; BLD= breakfast, lunch, dinner; HB = Diner, bed, Breakfast
    1.5 liter bottle of mineral water per person per day while on safari

Not included in the price:
    Personal travel insurance
    Cost of visas/ yellow fever vaccinations
    Olduvai Museum visit
    Balloon Safari at US$450 per person (can be arranged)
    Optional activities payable directly on safari e.g. Masai village visit, nature walks, biking, boat rides etc
    All personal expenses; e.g. toiletries, laundry, beverages, tips to staff, driver tour guide etc.
    Any other extras not stated as included above.

What you need to bring on safari:
    Money for personal spending and tipping
    A pair of long trousers and jersey for the cool mornings and evenings in addition to plenty of light clothes for hot days (do not forget a hat), swim suit, a pillow, comfortable shoes/sandals and snacks
    Torch, sunglasses, suntan lotion, insect repellent/spray but not mosquito coils
    Camera, memory cards, binoculars, maps, guide-books
    Toiletries eg tooth brush, paste etc.