Day 2: Drive from Arusha to Tarangire National Park
After breakfast, depart for Tarangire National Park arriving in time for lunch and an afternoon of game viewing. Lesser kudu, eland, lion and gerenuk can be found in this beautiful park, noted for its multitude of baobab trees and its tree-climbing lions. Dinner and overnight at Tarangire Sopa Lodge or similar.
Day 3: Drive from Tarangire to Ngorongoro. Afternoon Crater Tour.
After breakfast, drive to Ngorongoro Conservation Area. Lunch at the lodge. This afternoon, you will descend 2000 feet (over 600 meters) to the floor of the crater for a day crat er tour with picnic lunches. Explore the forest areas that are inhabited by monkeys and elephants, the lake area, where you may see the flamingos and the open savannah where the lions hunt for food. Dinner and overnight at Ngorongoro Sopa Lodge or similar.
Day 4: Drive from Ngorongoro to Serengeti Game Reserve
Drive to Serengeti National Park via Olduvai Gorge, the site of Louis and Mary Leakey’s renowned archaeological discoveries. Their findings include some of the man’s earliest known ancestral remains. Lunch at the lodge in Serengeti. You will have an afternoon game drive in the endless plains of the Serengeti for a chance to see the great herds of wildebeest, zebras and gazelles or a pride of lions lounging in the shade. Dinner and overnight at Serengeti Sopa Lodge or similar.
Enjoy an early morning game drive, before breakfast. Return to the lodge for lat e breakfast. Enjoy a mid morning and then depart to Ngorongoro Highlands. Lunch at Gibbs Farm or similar. Afternoon visit to the waterfalls. Dinner and overnight at Kirurumu Tented Camp or similar.
Day 8: Game Drive Lake Manyara. Drive to Arusha. Depart
After breakfast, you will have a morning game drive in Lake Manyara National Park whos e inhabitants include hippos, monkeys, tree climbing lions, fl amingos and other varieties of birdli fe. Lunch at camp. After lunch, drive back to Arusha and proceed to JRO for departure flight in the evening.