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2-Day Super Short Tanzania Safari to Ngorongoro Crater

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Day 1 : Drive to Lake Manyara OR Tarangire for afternoon game drive

Visiting: Lake Manyara/Tarangire

This morning drive from Moshi/Arusha to Lake Manyara OR Tarangire for an afternoon game drive, with a picnic lunch en-route. Tarangire is best from June-November while Lake Manyara is better from December-May.

Tarangire National Park is famous for it's massive elephant herds, healthy lion prides, and evocative baobab trees plus other classic African wildlife like zebra, giraffes, impala and kudu. Lake Manyara is a scenic gem famous for it's forest elephants, hippos, tree--climbing lions, and blue monkeys plus the spectacular bird watching, with nearly 400 species of birds here, including colorful cranes, storks, pelicans, fish eagles, and thousands of flamingos.

  • Meals: LD
  • Budget Lodging: Endoro Lodge or Rhotia Valley Tented Camp
  • Standard Lodging: Ngorongoro Farmhouse Lodge or Kirurumu Tented Camp
  • Luxury Lodging: Lake Manyara Serena Lodge or Ngornogoro Serena Lodge
  • Elite Lodging: The Manor

Day 2 : Half day game drive in Ngorongoro Crater, drive to Moshi/Arusha

Visiting: Ngorongoro

Today, drive to the Ngorongoro Crater, where we'll experience the crater on a half-day game drive. The spectacular Ngorongoro Crater is the world largest caldera measuring 600 meters in depth and covering 250 square kilometers in area. Large bull elephants and the endangered black rhino roam the grasslands along with grazing herds of zebra, impala and wildebeest. We'll picnic along one of the lagoons, where we often see game and a host of attractive wetland birds.

Following the game drive, we'll return to your choice of Moshi, Arusha or the airport.

  • Meals: BL

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