|Classes:||BUDGET MID-RANGE LUXURY|
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This short safari takes you to the Ngorongoro Crater and Lake Manyara National Park. It will give you a chance, if you are lucky, to see all Big Five animals. You can also see and learn about the culture of the Maasai tribe that live in the conservation area.
Day 1: Arusha – Ngorongoro Crater
Our driver/guide will pick you up early morning from the agreed starting point in Arusha. The drive to Ngorongoro is full of interest with views of Mount Meru, bustling little villages and the Rift Valley Escarpment. You will drive up the escarpment passing Karatu and on to the gates of the Ngorongoro Crater Area. Shortly after entering the reservation area you can view a spectacular panorama of this wonderful caldera.
Ngorongoro Crater is home to black rhino, cheetah, lion, leopard, elephant, zebra and birds like ostrich, vultures, and flamingos. You might even see hyenas or jackals hunting flamingo on the crater soda lake.
Your lunch will be served on the picnic site at Ngoitokitok Swamp, a Hippo pool. After lunch we continue with the afternoon game drive. In the evening we ascend from the crater and drive to your accommodation for dinner and overnight stay.
Meal Plan: picnic lunch, dinner
Budget Accommodation: Panorama Camp
Mid-Range Accommodation: Ngorongoro Farm House Lodge
Luxury Accommodation: Ngorongoro Crater Lodge
Day 2: Lake Manyara – Arusha
After breakfast we set off to Lake Manyara National Park. It is famous for a prolific bird life and other inhabitants such as hippos, monkeys, tree climbing lions and much more. Later in the afternoon we drive back to Arusha, to the agreed drop off point.
Meal Plan: breakfast, picnic lunch
Accommodation: not included
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|NC12: Ngorongoro Crater and Lake Manyara Safari (NC12)|
please contact us for current prices and accommodations on this tour
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|NC12 Budget||pax 2 - 3:|
|pax 4 - 7:|
|NC12 Midrange||pax 2 - 3:|
|pax 4 - 7:|
|NC12 Luxury||pax 2 - 3:|
|pax 4 - 7:|
- All Fees (only for activities as mentioned in your agreed itinerary)
- park fees, museum fees, forest fees, trekking fees, village fees,
- mountain trails and climbing fees
- Crater Service fees (only if visiting Ngorongoro Crater)
- All transfers to and from agreed pick up and drop off points (e.g. Airport or hotel in town etc)
- All Accommodation as per itinerary – N.B. accommodation mentioned in the itinerary is dependent on availabilty at the time of booking; alternatives of a similar class may be booked instead.
- All Meals as per itinerary
- All camping gear (if camping is in your itinerary)
- Porter(s) – on Crater walks
- TANAPA armed ranger (where needed, eg. on foot safaris, some boat safaris etc).
- Service of an English speaking driver/guide
- Safari base 4×4 vehicle with open roof for game viewing
- Driver/Guide/Cook salaries and allowances
- All activities as per the Itinerary
- 1 litre of mineral water daily (3 litres per day for trekking, Kilimanjaro, Meru & Crater walks)
- Government taxes
- and, only included if mentioned in the itinerary, are:-
- Domestic flight to start location and back to place of origin, or combinations of domestic flight, train, bus or private car.
- Extras, personal expenses i.e. drinks, telephone, laundry etc.
- Optional activities not outlined on the itinerary
- International flights & corresponding taxes
- Flying doctors rescue services
- Travel, Medical and luggage insurance
- Tips to the driver & guides
- Anything else not mentioned in the inclusions (above).