Serengeti National Parkis our destination today, We pass through theNgorongoro Conservation Areaon our way to the entrance at Nabbi Gate and make our way across the short grass plains to our lodge in the heart of the Serengeti not far from the Seronera river, and arrive in time to set up our tents and enjoy our evening meal to the sounds of the African night. OvernightWild Frontiers Tented CampBLD
Serengeti National Park– A full days game driving, in this the most famous of all animal sanctuary’s • However we too shall take a tip from the wildlife and take a break from the midday heat and return to our camp to take lunch and to relax. • After lunch game driving until dusk, when we return to overnight in the midst of the African wildlife. Wild Frontiers Tented Camp • Option of aSerengeti Balloon Safaris BLD
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Serengeti National Parkat dawn we take full advantage of our last morning in Serengeti • heading for Nabbi Gate once again we take the opportunity to look at some of the spectacular rock formations called “Kopjes” (Inselbergen). • En-route we stop at Oldupai Gorge to visit the ‘Cradle Of Mankind’, • after which we continue to our lodge on the rim of Ngorongoro Crater (2,300m). It can sometime be a little chilly!Ngorongoro Sopa LodgeBLD
Ngorongoro Crater, a world heritage, site • we spend the maximum of six hours allowed game driving in this the worlds largest caldera (collapsed volcano).• We camp tonight just outside the Conservation Area in Karatu village (Kudu Lodge ). BLD
Early morning drive to Ngorongoro – start of Embakai – Lake Natron hike. • This is a hike of 3 days accompanied by a Massai (English speaking guide) and our cook supported only by donkeys to carry camp.Passing through breathtaking scenery and smaller craters.Drive to the start of the hike area the village of “Bulati” between Empakai crater & Lolmalasin mountains, here you will meet your guide.(BUSH CAMP) BLD
Hike down into the Empakai crater• and then start your way down the Great Rift valley escarpment to camp just past the Massai village of Nayobi, • spectacluar views of Lake Natron and Ol Doinyo Lengai spread out before you from this very special camp. (BUSH CAMP)
Hike down into the valley at the base of the Swala escarpment where you will be met by our vehicle and • taken to the campHalisi tented camp “ at the Engareso river at Lake Natron • Visit to the hidden waterfallscamp. – rest and midnight climb the active volcano Ol Doinyo Lengai start at middnightBLD
And descend around lunch. Drive to Arusha and overnight Ilboru safari lodge• On our way back to Arusha we will have sample time to stop an buy some of the Makonde carving for which Tanzania is so famous. Also for those who wish a chance to stop at Mesarani Snake Park, to see the snakes that are normally difficult to see in the wild due to their natural shyness.BLD
NB: STEEP CLIMB, ONE SHOULD BE REASONABLY FIT AND NOT WORRIED ABOUT HEIGHTS.
Departure Day: B
OPTION OF NIGHT GAME DRIVE TARANGIRE CIRCA 2 HOURS $99 PP
OPTION OF BUSH WALK TARANGIRE CIRCA 2 HOURS $60 PP
AIRPORT TRANSFERS -ARRIVAL & DEPARTURE / ALL PARK FEES / RANGER FEES / 4X4 TRANSPORT / ENGLISH SPEAKING DRIVER-GUIDE/ FULL BOARD=BREAKFAST+LUNCH+DINNER / HOTEL ACCOMMODATION DAYS AS SHOWN ABOVE. / BOTTLED WATER ON SAFARI / FLYING DOCTORS SERVICE
ALL THINGS OF A PERSONAL NATURE IE: ALCOHOL / TIPS-GRATUITIES/LAUNDRY,SOUVENIRS / AIRPORT TAX’ES
Transfer to Kilimanjaro International Airport for those returning home. For those taking one of our Zanzibaror Mount Kilimanjaro / Mount Meru extensions, collection/transfer as described in tour description.