Low season Tanzania Safari 7 days, enjoy discounted prices for low season on April and May , visit the best four Northern Tanzania national Parks and stay at good and mid-range Tanzania Wildlife lodges and Roika camp Tarangire. The parks are Tarangire, Serengeti, Ngorongoro and Lake Manyara. “YES” April and May is a rain season, imagine how the wilderness will look like after a long period of drought, animals are very thin, not shining, sick of water and green, but during LOW SEASON April and May when the accommodation rates are completely down and it is raining, the Wilderness is very active, very green, plent of water, animals are fat and shining. Game drive roads are well maintained and accessible during the rainy season.
Day 1: Arusha – Tarangire National Park
– Breakfast at your hotel in Arusha, at 1000hrs pick up and travel to two hours on good rad to Tarangire National Park at 1230hrs for lunch at Roika Tented Camp. Your professional driver who is also your tour guide do his best to give you the best service, showing you wild things as much as what the park offers.
At 1400hrs after lunch you go for afternoon game drives in the park. In this Wildlife area, expect to see animals such as Lion, Elephant, Zebra, Buffalo, Giraffe, Baboon, hyena, eland, kudu, Cheetah, warthog, Blue and Vervet monkey, and more… About 450 species of birds have been recorded, although Tarangire park is famous for herds of Elephant but also you will see HUGE baobab trees. Later before 1800hrs return to the lodge for dinner and overnight at ROIKA TENTED CAMP booked on full board basis, FB, Lunch + Dinner.
Day 2: Tarangire – Ngorongoro Conservation.
In the morning at 0830hrs depart Tarangire and drive to arrive Ngorongoro Crater Rim with stops at some view points to see the Great Rift Valley, wonderful landscape, the vegetation and the highlands. check in at Ngorongoro Wildlife lodge for hot lunch, The lodge sits at the sharp edge of the Crater Rim from where you get awesome views of the collapsed volcano which formed the Crater. The rest of the day spent at leisure, or OPTION walking in the conservation guided by an armed ranger guide $ 40 per person and $ 30 per group for Ranger guide, OR visit Maasai Village inside conservation $ 25 per person, you will have dinner and overnight at Ngorongoro Wildlife lodge, booked on full board basis, FB, Breakfast + Lunch + Dinner.
Day 3: Full day Ngorongoro Crater tour.
After your early breakfast, at 0630hrs you depart for a full day tour of the crater. The drive commences with the 600 m descent to the crater floor, a magnificent natural amphitheater. Covering 260 sq. km, the crater is an attraction in its own right and is one of the wonders of the natural world. The crater supports a year round resident population of a variety of wildlife. You will have no trouble spotting the BIG FIVE lion, leopard, Elephant, Rhino, Buffalo and many other species of plain animals- wildebeest, zebra, reedbuck, Thompson gazelle and many more. You will have picnic lunch in the Crater, at 1530hrs ascend the Crater to lodge for dinner and overnight at Ngorongoro Wildlife lodge, booked on full board basis, FB, Breakfast + Lunch + Dinner.
Day 4: Ngorongoro – Serengeti National Park.
After breakfast, depart at 0800 hrs for Serengeti National Park passing via Olduvai Gorge. Olduvai Gorge is the prehistoric site where Dr. Louis Leakey discovered the remains of Homo habilis (Handy man) regarded as mankind’s first step on the path of human evolution. You arrive in time for lunch at 1200 hrs at Seronera Wildlife lodge.
1400 hrs- you go for an evening game drive in the park. The Serengeti is probably the most famous wildlife sanctuary in the world. Within its 15,000 sq km area it hosts 3 million large mammals. More than 35 species of plain animals- zebra, wildebeest, eland, giraffe, and others are found here. And so for the big five: elephant, lion, buffalo, leopard and rhino. The park is the staging zone for one the most spectacular events in the natural world- the annual migration of wildebeest. This commences around June when over 1 million wildebeest, zebra and gazelle head for the Maasai Mara in Kenya in search of pasture. They are followed closely by the predators of the savanna- lion, cheetah, wild dog, jackal, hyena and vultures. The Serengeti also has over 500 species of birds. You will have dinner and overnight at Seronera Wildlife lodge, booked on full board basis, FB, Breakfast + Lunch + Dinner.
Day 5: Full day in Serengeti National Park.
Today after breakfast, you dedicate this day to Serengeti and take a morning and an afternoon game drive. You will have all meals and overnight at Seronera Wildlife lodge, booked on full board basis, FB, Breakfast + Lunch + Dinner.
Day 6: Serengeti – Lake Manyara National Park
After breakfast, depart for Lake Manyara National Park to arrive in time for lunch at Lake Manyara Wildlife lodge. 1400 hrs commence an afternoon game drive at Lake Manyara National Park. The park covers 330 sq. km, 70% of which is occupied by the lake. The varied ecosystem consists of ground water forests, acacia woodland and open grassland along the lakeshore and sustains a wealth of wildlife, including the Big FOUR -lion, elephant, leopard and buffalo. The park is famous for the elusive tree-climbing lions that inhabit the woodland between the lake and the Rift Valley walls. It is also an ornithologist’s paradise and is host to over 400 species of birds.
You will spend the night at Lodge. The lodge is perched on the sharp edge of the Great Rift Valley and Lake Manyara itself. you will have dinner and overnight at Ngorongoro Wildlife lodge, booked on full board basis, FB, Breakfast + Lunch + Dinner.
Day 7: Lake Manyara – Arusha
0800 hrs- Drive to Arusha with optional stops at some curio shops/galleries for the souvenirs, arrive for lunch at The Arusha Hotel at 1200 hrs.