Tanzania – Rift Valley and Soda Lakes Tour

Tanzania Rift valley and Soda Lakes Safari Tour, 6 Days, Lakes Eyasi and Manyara, the Serengeti, Ngorongoro indigenous tribes and stunning wildlife!

Description

Duration: 6 Days and 5 Nights
Price: Please Contact us about the price of this Itinerary


Day 1: Arrival/Karama Lodge

 

Collection from the airport where a High peaks expeditions representative will meet and assist before you board the shuttle bus for Arusha. You will be meet by our representative in Arusha who will brief you on your safari before the drive to Karama Lodge where you will spend the night. The lodge is situated at the top of the lush and serene Suye Hill, a unique lodge with a rustic, yet comfortable, ambiance providing a personalized service in a relaxing atmosphere. It is a peaceful secluded respite where one can enjoy the beauty of the surrounding forest. Accommodation will be booked on bed and breakfast (BB).

Day 2: Arusha/Lake Eyasi

Depart to Lake Eyasi a mildly alkaline lake stretching for about 50km to the south-west. To the north-east the horizon is dominated by the Crater Highlands, to the north, beyond an escarpment the plains of the Serengeti. This is the homeland of the indigenous Bushmen to include the Hadzabe and Datoga tribes. Over 100 years ago when the stronger Maasai tribes moved into the Ngorongoro and Serengeti, these indigenous tribes were pushed to this lake. You will be able to visit a Bushmen village and get to enjoy a walk along the Lake shores. Meals will be served at Kisima Ngeda tented camp where you will stay for the night (FB).

Day 3: Lake Eyasi / L. Manyara

Wake up early to hunt with the Bushmen, returning to the Camp for a late breakfast. You will have a short tour of the village before you depart to Lake Manyara Park famous for its tree-climbing lions and bird-life. You are booked to stay at Lake Manyara Hotel sited on the western escarpment of the Rift Valley. The views of the lake below are spectacular and the architecture blends seamlessly with the environment. Dinner and breakfast will be at the hotel.

Day 4: Manyara /Serengeti

Leave after breakfast to Serengeti which has some of the world’s largest migratory concentration of plain game. There will be a game drive en route .Serengeti is described as one of the unique areas of the world. The 14000 sq. km terrain includes grassy plains and Savannah stretches dotted with flat-topped acacia trees. In the north, Serengeti borders with the world famous Masai Mara Game Reserve and across this border two million Wildebeest trek every year in their annual search for the best grazing. You will have enough time to explore this diverse park. Accommodation will be at Seronera wildlife lodge (FB).

Day 5: Serengeti / Ngorongoro

A morning game drive in Serengeti before driving to the Ngorongoro Crater Conservation Area a unique conservation area where Lion, Elephant, Rhino and Buffalo roam in perfect safety. Accommodation will be at the Ngorongoro Wildlife Lodge. The Lodge is constructed entirely from local materials and encircled by glass offering panoramic views of the crater floor. All meals will be served in the lodge restaurant.

Day 6: Serengeti/ Arusha

Descend into the Crater floor for a game drive, picnic lunch will be served en route. Later on will depart to Arusha where you are booked to stay at Jacaranda Hotel for the night. If time permits you may explore this cosmopolitan town. Accommodation will be booked on bed and breakfast basis (BB)

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Details: This tour is guaranteed departure for minimum 2 persons.

Included in the tour:

  • Park entry fees.
  • Guide fees.
  • 3 meals per day.
  • Game drives by our 4WD Toyota Land cruiser designed with roof hatches for comfortable game viewing.
  • Lodge accommodation on full boards basis as per program.
  • English speaking driver/guide.
  • Skilled cook.

Not included:

  • Alcoholic drinks and bottled beverages.
  • Gratuities.
  • Items of a personal nature.
  • Travel insurance.
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