Tanzania Highlights Safari (8 Days)

Day 1:  Nairobi
Arrive and transfer to Nairobi Serena Hotel.
Overnight Nairobi Serena (B&B)



DAY  2   NAIROBI – ARUSHA
After Breakfast  Transfer to Wilson Airport for scheduled Air Kenya flight to  Kilimanjaro
Arrival Kilimanjaro Airport and transfer to Arusha Hotel.
Dinner and Overnight The Arusha Hotel or similar -  HB
 
DAY 3  ARUSHA – NGORONGORO CRATER
After breakfast, drive through the Ngorongoro Highlands to your lodge situated on the rim of the crater.
The crater covers over 102 square miles (250 square kilometers) of land and is the home of the rare black rhino, prides of lion, elephant,
cheetah and great herds of buffalo, antelope and wildebeest. Lunch at the lodge.
Afternoon at leisure. Overnight at a Ngorongoro  Serena Lodge  - FB

DAY 4 NGORONGORO CRATER
Today you will descend over 600 meters to the floor of the crater for a day crater tour.
Explore the forest areas that are inhabited by monkey and elephant, the lake area,
where you may see the flamingos and the open savannah where the lions hunt for food.
Picnic lunches will be served in the crater.
Dinner and overnight at a Ngorongoro  Serena Lodge- FB

DAY 5 NGORONGORO CRATER – SERENGETI NATIONAL PARK.
After breakfast drive to Olduvai Gorge, site of Louis and Mary Leakey’s renowned archaeological discoveries.
Their findings include some of the man’s earliest known ancestral remains. Continue to Serengeti National Park in time for lunch.  
This enormous park supports every variety of animal imaginable - from large predators such as lion, leopard and cheetah to
the smaller herbivores they prey on.  
Afternoon game drive.  
Overnight at a Serengeti  Serena  Lodge – FB

Day 6  SERENGETI NATIONAL PARK
Today you spend the whole day on game drive in this National Park, which is rich with all different species of animals.
To give you a better chance of seeing the big five (Lion, Elephant, Leopard, Buffalo and Rhino) you will carry a
picnic lunch with you and spend the full day in the Serengeti National Park.
Dinner and overnight  at Serengeti Serena Lodge (FB)

Day 7 SERENGETI NATIONAL– LAKE MANYARA
Breakfast at your lodge.
Drive to Lake Manyara, a mineral lake lying in the Rift Valley.  
Lunch Lake Manyara Serena Lodge.
In the afternoon game drive in Lake Manyara National Park, the home of the so-called ‘Tree Lions’.  
Apart from the varied types of landscape including jungle, swamp and savanna, there are also a large variety of animals
including Giraffe, Zebra, Elephant, Gazelle, hippos, monkeys and about 350 different species of birds.
Dinner and overnight in Lake Manyara Serena Lodge
 
Day 8 - LAKE MANYARA – ARUSHA
After breakfast drive to Arusha for lunch.
After Lunch  transfer to Kilimanjaro Airport  return transfer to  Nairobi.
Arrival Nairobi and transfer to Nairobi Airport for return flight.

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