Pick up from Arusha city and depart for Lake Manyara National Park via Mto-wa mbu Village with picnic lunch for full day game drive in Lake Manyara National Park, which packs a lot of diversity into a small area, is the only park in the area that is green all year round. The park also offers a spectacular view of the Great Rift Valley and the fig forest here is a good place to see monkeys and some of the 350 species of birds that have been recorded here. With luck, you may spot the tree climbing lions for which the park is famous. Dinner and overnight at Panorama Safari Camp.
Lake Manyara National Park – Serengeti National Park After breakfast you will head towards the Serengeti National Park, leaving the highlands behind, you descend into the heart of wild Africa - the Serengeti National Park - with its endless plains, rolling into the distance as far as the eye can see. You head to the Lobo area which is located just north of the Seronera area (central Serengeti National Park). The wildebeest migration, normally pass through the Lobo area every year around July/August en-route to the Kenya's Masai Mara Game Reserve and again in late October/November en-route to the southern Serengeti National Park. As we head north, good sightings of giraffe, plain game, herds of buffalo and elephants can often be seen. Dinner and overnight at Lobo Public Campsite.
Day 3 : Serengeti National Park – Ngorongoro Crater
Enjoy early morning game viewing in the vast Serengeti plains where you may encounter the migration consisting of over 2 million animals. They also attract the attention of predators like cheetah and hyena and you may be able to see a band of lion’s gang up for a hunt. Drive back to the Camp/lodge for breakfast then leave with your lunch box and depart to Ngorongoro crater Rim with game on route. Dinner and overnight at Simba Public Campsite.
After breakfast, descend to the Crater floor for game drive. Ngorongoro Crater is the largest collapsed volcanic crater in the world and fourteen kilometers of isolated natural beauty. Ngorongoro Crater is surrounded by a ring of extinct volcanoes and the floor, dotted with watering holes, shelters some 30,000 animals. You can expect to see lions, elephants, Zebras, Hippos, Flamingos, Jackals, Rhinos Antelopes and many birds. The birds seen here include eagle, vulture, and flamingos in the Crater Lake, stork, bats, giant vulture, sacred ibis, kori bustard, blacksmith plover, long necked heron and the cattle eagle. Picnic lunch will take place at hippo pool. Ascend to the rim and departure for Arusha.