Duration: 6 nights escorted tour
Day 1 Kilimanjaro/Lake Manyara: Transfer by road from Kilimanjaro to Arusha where you will enjoy lunch. Continue to spectacular Lake Manyara National Park, comprising savannah grasslands at the edge of the Great Rift Valley.
Day 2 Lake Manyara/Serengeti: Morning game drive in Lake Manyara National Park. After lunch, depart for Serengeti National Park, Tanzania’s oldest and largest National Park. The park is world-renowned for one of the most breathtaking events in the animal kingdom, the annual wildebeest migration when 1.5 million wildebeest together with half a million zebra follow a 500 mile route from Tanzania to Kenya and back to Tanzania, culminating in the southern Serengeti.
Day 3 Serengeti: Spend the day game viewing in the Serengeti National Park, unequalled for its natural beauty and scientific value.
Day 4 Serengeti/Ngorongoro: After breakfast enjoy a game drive en route towards Ngorongoro conservatio area, via the Olduvai Gorge. Ngorongoro is a World Heritage Site renowned for its crater, judged by many to be a true natural wonder of the world.
Day 5 Ngorongoro: Descend to the crater floor for a half day of game viewing and sightseeing. The wildlife found in the area includes over 25,000 larger animals, mostly zebra and wildebeest, living within the crater itself. This is also one of the best places to see black rhino as well as large prides of lion. Other game to look out for includes leopard, cheetah, hyena, warthog, buffalo, eland and antelope. Return to the lodge for lunch and an afternoon at leisure, with an option of a guided walking excursion (additional expense).
Day 6 Ngorongoro/Moshi: Depart Ngorongoro and return to Arusha for a light lunch in Arusha Town before you travel onwards to Moshi.
Day 7 Moshi/Kilimanjaro: Return drive to Kilimanjaro where your tour concludes. If time allows, w tend your stay on the exotic island of Zanzibar?
Departures: Daily from Kilimanjaro.
Accommodation: Kirurumu Manyara Lodge Lake Manyara; Serengeti Sopa Lodge, Ngorongoro Sopa Lodge; Kilimanjaro Mountain Resort in Moshi.
Meals: Full board.
Tour price: The price shown for this escorted tour is based on the best value travel dates in low season and includes return transfers, services of an English speaking driver/guide, park fees and 6 nights 4* accommodation. International flights are not included.
The tour prices exclude visa fees. 5* hotels available at a supplement.
As an alternative to the Tanzania Discovery tour, a shorter three night tour is also available offering stays at Lake Manyara, Serengeti and Ngorongoro.