12 Days Marangu Cultural & walk, Manyara/Lake Eyasi/Ngorongoro crater,Embakai walking/Serengeti/Lake Natron/Tarangire Park
Day 1: Arrival Kilimanjaro International Airport. Transfer to hotel in Moshi or Arusha.
Day 2: After breakfast proceed to the slope of Mt.Kilimanjaro for half day excursion. Lunch at Marangu, Dinner and overnight at the hotel in Moshi/Arusha
Day 3: Leave your hotel after breakfast driving across Maasai land to Lake Manyara National Park famous for ‘tree climbing lion’, hippo and pink flamingo. All meals and overnight at the lodge/campsite
Day 4: After an early breakfast with well packed lunch visit drive to Lake Eyasi to visit hunter-gatherer (Hadza) and Khaisan tribes (bushmen) in their natural habitat.Dinner and overnight at the lodge/campsite
Day 5: In your 4×4 vehicle proceed 2000 ft into Ngorongoro crater floor which has been labelled 8th wonders of natural world and home to Big Five (buffalo,elephant,rhino,lion and leopard). Picnic lunch at crater floor. Dinner and overnight at the lodge/campsite on the rim of Ngorongoro.
Day 6: After breakfast join the company of armed Ranger depart for Embakai crater for full day guided walking/trekking safari.Picnic lunch at Embakai. Dinner and overnight at your overnight lodge
Day 7: Leave Ngorongoro for Serengeti after breakfast. With well packed lunch from Ngorongoro you will spend whole afternoon observing and photographing both small and big game in the park,probably the most famous game park in the world and starting point for annual wildebeest migration.Dinner and overnight at the tented camp in Serengeti/public camps
Day 8: Morning and afternoon game viewing in the Serengeti National Park.After dinner enjoy a short night game viewing. Overnight at your tented camp/public camps
Day 9: After breakfast enjoy morning game viewing at Serengeti before leaving the area for Lake Natron. Picnic lunch en route, arrive Natron and proceed to the shore of lake Natron, breeding ground for pink flamingo in East Africa. Dinner at Natron camps. Midnight transfer to the base of Oldonyo Lengai (mountain of god in Maasai language’) for overnight trekking with Maasai guide.
Day 10: Return to your simple camp for late breakfast and short rest. After lunch drive to waterfalls and visit various Maasai bomas including an evening game viewing in the area. Dinner and overnight at your camp
Day 11: An early breakfast before heading to Tarangire National Park dotted by ‘upside-down trees’ and lovely birds. Afternoon game viewing, all meals and overnight at the lodge/camp
Day 12: After a more relaxing breakfast return to Arusha for lunch and last minute shopping. Evening transfer to airport for flight back home