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LAKE MANYARA, Ngorongoro Crater and Tarangire nP​ • 3 DAYS •

About this Tour

You will discover and explore the three most famous national parks in Northern Tanzania during this safari, the best destination for a safari. Lake Manyara, Ngorongoro Crater, and Tarangire National Park. Our professional guide will drive you in a 4x4 Safari Land Cruiser with a pop-up roof.

(We can add/customize anything based on your requirements as well)

ROUTE MAP

DURATION

3 Days / 2 Nights

DESTINATIONS

Arusha

Lake Manyara

Ngorongoro Crater

Tarangire National Park

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Tanzania
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Start

Day 1

Day 2

Day 3

End

Arusha

Lake Manyara

Ngorongoro Crater

Tarangire

Arusha

HOW TO GET HERE

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This tour starts and ends in Arusha

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 Our team of highly experienced travel experts can offer advice and make recommendations on international flights however clients have to book their own flights

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Closest International Airport is Kilimanjaro Airport (JRO), which is 50KM from Arusha. You can also fly to Arusha Domestic Airport (ARK) via Dar es Salaam Airport (DAR) or Zanzibar Airport (ZNZ). 

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 A transfer from and back to the airport can be included with an extra cost

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Additional accommodation before and at the end of the tour can be arranged for an extra cost

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HIGHLIGHTS

TOUR FEATURES

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Budget to Luxury Range Tours

This tour uses budget to luxury lodges and tented camps

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Can start any day

If availability is permitted, this tour can start on any day

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No minimum age

Recommend age is 2 years and above

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Can be customized

You can request for minor changes in the accomodations nd destinations of this tour

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Private tour

This tour will be organized exclusively for you and won't be shared with others

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Suitable for all group size

This tour can be recommended for all group sizes. ( Solo traveler to Big groups)

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ACTIVITIES AND TRANSPORTATION

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Activities

Safari Game Drives are Included for this tour

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Getting around

Pop-up roof 4x4 vehicle

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Game drives

Pop-up roof 4x4 vehicle

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Transportation

A transfer from and back to the airport is not included. But it can be opted with extra cost

DAY 1

Arrival at Arusha

Lake Manyara | Trip Quest

LAKE MANYARA NATIONAL PARK | RIFT VALLEY

Pick up from Hotel you will be staying in Arusha or from the JRO airport in the morning and the drive to Lake Manyara National Park, located 126km southwest of Arusha. More than 350 bird species have been observed on the lake. Another beautiful thing about Lake Manyara National park is the tree-climbing lions. However, spotting them is a game of luck. Picnic Lunch will be carried to save time and reach Manyara to do the Game Drives till evening. Dinner and overnight stay at the chosen accommodation.

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Main Destination: 

Manyara National Park

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Best weather: June to October

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Peak Season: June to October

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Best time to visit: February to July

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Most Popular for: Flamingoes

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Meals: Lunch, Dinner

Day 1

ACCOMODATIONS

Eileens Tree Inn | Trip Quest

Eileen's Tree Inn 
(Outside in Karatu)

Marera Valley Lodge | Trip Quest

Marera Valley Lodge
(Outside in Karatu)

Hhando Coffee Lodge | Trip Quest

Hhando Coffee Lodge 
(Outside in Karatu)

Manyara Wildlife Safari Camp | Trip Quest

Manyara Wildlife Safari Camp
(Wildlife Management Area, Manyara)

Lake Manyara Serena Safari Lodge | Trip Quest
Lake Manyara Tortilis Camp | Trip Quest

Lake Manyara Serena Safari Lodge
(Outside the Park)

Lake Manyara Tortilis Camp 
(Inside the Park)

Gibbs Farm | Trip Quest
Neptune Ngorongoro Luxury Lodge | Trip Quest
Lake Manyara Kilimamoja Lodge | Trip Quest

Gibbs Farm 
(Outside in Karatu)

Neptune Ngorongoro Luxury Lodge
(Outside in Karatu)

Lake Manyara Kilimamoja Lodge 
(Outside in Karatu)

Elewana The Manor at Ngorongoro | Trip Quest

Elewana The Manor at Ngorongoro
(Outside in Karatu)

Day 2
DAY 2
Ngorongoro Crater | Trip Quest

NGORONGORO CRATER | A TEEMING LOST WORLD

With early departure after breakfast, depart to Ngorongoro Crater. You will descend into the crater for 6 hours of game viewing with a picnic lunch. Here you can see a spectacular concentration of wildlife, including the big five. Drive across the dense forest and near the soda lake and enjoy viewing a variety of birdlife. Ascend the crater, which is a 2000ft deep crater, to depart to Tarangire. You can have a 5 hours crater tour and 30 min each to descend and ascend. Dinner and overnight at your choice of accommodation. 

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Main Destination: 

Ngorongoro Crater

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Best weather: June to October

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High Season: June to October

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Best time to visit: Year Around

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Most Popular for: Rhinos

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Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

ACCOMODATIONS

Eileens Trees Inn | Trip Quest

Eileen's Tree Inn
(Outside in Karatu)

Sangaiwe Tented Lodge | Trip Quest

Sangaiwe Tented Lodge
(In Tarangire WMA)

Burunge Tented Lodge | Trip Quest

Burunge Tented Lodge
(In Tarangire WMA)

Tarangire Osupuko Lodge | Trip Quest

Tarangire Osupuko Lodge
(In Tarangire WMA)

Tarangire Simba Lodge | Trip Quest

Tarangire Simba Lodge
(In Tarangire WMA)

Maramboi Tented Lodge | Trip Quest

Maramboi Tented Lodge
(In Tarangire WMA)

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Gibb's Farm
(Outside in Karatu)

Neptune Ngorongoro Luxury Lodge | Trip Quest

Neptune Ngorongoro Luxury Lodge (Outside in Karatu)

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Elewana The Manor
(Outside in Karatu)

DAY 3
Day 3
Tarangire NP | Trip Quest

TARANGIRE NATIONAL PARK | INTO THE WILD

Tarangire is outstanding seasonally for wildlife. You will be departing for game drives in Tarangire NP with a picnic lunch. In the Dry season, the Tarangire River is a magnet for migratory animals such as Elephants, wildebeest, zebra, common eland, hartebeest, gazelle, and buffalo, which there are more than you can imagine. The lions are quite easily spotted at this time, as well. Depart to Arusha after the game drives. END OF OUR SERVICES

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Main Destination: 

Tarangire National Park

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Best weather: June to October

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High Season: June to October

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Best time to visit: Year Around (Except April and May)

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Most Popular for: Elephants

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Meals: Breakfast and Lunch

End at Arusha

ACCOMODATIONS

There are no accommodations on Day 6.

Check out the accommodations for Day 1 here.

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INCLUSIONS

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 Return transfers from Arusha

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Game drives in 4x4 Land Cruiser with popup roof

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Accommodations

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2 Liter Drinking Water per person every day while on Safari

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All Meals as mentioned above

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Services of English speaking Professional Guide/Driver

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All park entrance fees

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All game drives and activities as mentioned

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Statutory taxes

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EXCLUSIONS

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VISA charges

International Air Fare

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Domestic Flights

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Gratitude (tipping for safari guide)

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Personal Insurance

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Alcoholic & Soft drinks

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Balloon safari

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Masai Village Visit

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Hotel in Arusha

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