The Ngorongoro Trail (Manyara & Ngorongoro)

DAY 1 Arusha – Lake Manyara National Park.

At 7:00hrs you will be met by our Drive/Guide at your Hotel in Arusha and proceed to Lake Manyara National Park. Drive 130 Kms paved road then swerve your way to get into Lake Manyara which stretches 50 Kms along the Great Rift Valley escarpment. Lake Manyara National Park was renowned for its tree climbing lions aswell as other animals which include elephants, giraffes, buffaloes, zebras, wildebeests and impalas. Drive on the shores of the Alkine Lake to view the birds including the pelicans, flamingoes, egrets, comorants and storks. Make a short break for picnic lunch then continue with game viewing. Leave the park at 14:30hrs and drive to one of the hotels/lodges or campsites at Lake Manyara for dinner and overnight stay.

DAY 2 Lake Manyara – Ngorongoro Crater Tour.

During the early morning breakfast we will collect your lunch boxes and then leave the Lodge approximately at 7:00hrs, and proceed to the Ngorongoro Conservation Area. Today you will be rewarded by visiting the Ngorongoro Crater widely known as the eighth natural wonder in the world. On the base of the Crater, you will be able to see elephants, buffaloes, African black–rhinoceros, the black–maned lions, zebras, wildebeests and other species of the antelope group. In the afternoon there will be a break for picnic lunch at the site. Then continue with the tour. At about 16:00hrs leave the Crater and drive back to Arusha.