6 DAYS CAMPING SAFARI BEST OF NORTHERN CIRCUIT
TARANGIRE - LAKE MANYARA - NGORONGORO - SERENGETI
These six days camping safari will take you through four famous national parks in the northern circuit,
with big chances of checking the big five and some scintillating sceneries and some mouthwatering food prepared by our chefs.
ITINERARY AT GLANCE
Day 1: Arusha - Tarangire national park
Pick up from your Hotel in Arusha, then safari briefing and after wards we depart for Tarangire National Park. Your first experience of safari will be the thrilling game drive through the vastness of Tarangire National Park, arrive in good time for lunch. Afternoon game drive through the park.
DAY 2: Lake Manyara national Park
Proceed to Lake Manyara National Park. Although small in size, this park is one of the most diverse reserves in the country. Lake Manyara covers two thirds of the park. At the backdrop is the wall of the Great Rift Valley, before which lies the ground water forest, areas of open grassland near the lake foreshore, and the Soda Lake. We enjoy a picnic lunch in this area, which consists of open grassy areas, hot springs, dense woodlands and steep mountainsides. Lake Manyara National Park is a birding paradise that has more than 450 species of bird. The park is also famed for its unique and elusive tree-climbing lions. Dinner and overnight at Sun bright Campsite.
Day 3: Manyara - Serengeti National Park
After breakfast game en route to Serengeti National Park via Ngorongoro. Afterwards, we visit the most famous wildlife sanctuary in the world – Serengeti National Park. The word ‘Serengeti’ means ‘endless plains’, which describes the park’s 5,600 square mile boundary. Yet for its sprawling area, the Serengeti does not disappoint when it comes to rich game-viewing. Annually, from May to December, millions of animals embark on a migration which brings them from central Serengeti to Kenya’s Maasai Mara and back again in an incredible spectacle. Even during the ‘down-time’, vast herds of wildebeest, zebra and gazelle roam here, along with groups of elephant, giraffe, and buffalo. As the lions, leopard, cheetah, hyenas and jackals stalk their meals, we enjoy a picnic lunch in this open arena.
Day 4: Full Day Serengeti National Park
Full day game drive again in Serengeti National Park with packed lunch till late evening. Then drive back to your Camp for Dinner and overnight. Serengeti does not disappoint when it comes to rich game-viewing. Annually, from May to December, Millions of animals embark on a migration which brings them from central Serengeti to Kenya’s Masai Mara and back again in an incredible spectacle. Even during the ‘down-time’, vast herds of wildebeest, zebra and gazelle roam here, along with groups of elephant, giraffe, and buffalo. As the lions, leopard, cheetah, hyenas and jackals stalk their prey.
Option: Walking safari in the heart of Serengeti.
Day 5: Serengeti - Ngorongoro Conservation
After breakfast, am game drive in Serengeti National Park with picnic lunch, until noon, where you will have again game drive to see the beauty of this great Park? Afternoon after lunch game en route to Ngorongoro conservation area for Dinner and. Overnight at Simba Campsite.
Option: Maasai village visit
Day 6: NGORONGORO CRATER - ARUSHA
After early breakfast around 05:50am, descend down crater at 06am for 6-7hrs game drive, with picnic lunch. We venture onto the crater floor for an up close at the residents of this World Heritage Site, and enjoy a picnic lunch here. The Ngorongoro Crater provides great game-viewing all year-round. The wildlife here makes up a permanent population because grazing and water supplies are plentiful throughout the seasons. Afternoon drive back to Arusha.