6 Days GPP Tanzania Explorer

Serengeti, Ngorongoro Crater are spectacular and understandably popular destinations and of course we visit these National Parks. But this safari includes some cultural discovery days where you can find out about the way of life of the local people living here.

 

Day 1: Arusha to Lake Natron

Leave Arusha to Lake Natron is one of the most alkaline lakes in the world. Home to millions of tiny crustaceans, the lake is a haven for literally thousands of lesser flamingo’s and it is one of the most important flamingo breeding grounds on earth, our guide will take you through the water fall as well, picnic lunches on the way. Dinner and overnight at Lake Natron tented camp- Moivaro

Day 2: Lake Natron to Serengeti National Park

Arrive in for afternoon game drives in the endless plain of the Serengeti for a chance to see the great heard of wildebeest, zebras and gazelle or a pride of lions lounging in the shade. Overnight at Kisura tented camp/  Kati kati tented camp/ Serengeti Sopa lodge. Breakfast; Lunch; Dinner

Day 3: Serengeti National Park- Ngorongoro Conservation area

Leave the camp for early morning game drive at Serengeti National park(optional hot air balloon) hot lunch back to the campsite/Lodge, drive to Ngorongoro conservation area overnight at Rhino Lodge . Breakfast; Lunch; Dinner

Day 4: Ngorongoro Conservation area- Karatu

leave the lodge with picnic lunches, descend to 2000 feet(over 600 meters)to the floor of the crater for the crater tour, 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., later drive to Karatu for overnight at Flamingo Lodge – Karatu. Breakfast; Lunch; Dinner

Day 5: Karatu- Lake Eyasi

With picnic lunches leave the camp to Lake Eyasi, visit the local tribes including the hadzapi who mainly live on hunting and gathering. You will also have the opportunity to visit the Datoga- a tall proud people who are extremely conservative on cultural issue. The night will be spend at  Tindiga tented camp. Breakfast; Lunch; Dinner

Day 6: Lake Eyasi- Arusha

Breakfast, visit the seasonal lake Eyasi where there are some hot springs and some strange vegetations, picnic lunches on the way, drive back to Arusha for drop off. Breakfast; Lunch