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2 Days Tanzania Safari | Lake Manyara – Ngorongoro Crater

Safari Overview

Tanzania is a World of majestic wildlife animals, sweeping grassland and breathtaking sunrise and sunset. This tour and safari will take you to two National Parks namely Lake Manyara National Park is unique for tree climbing lions and Ngorongoro Carter for its varnishing black rhinoceros together with a number of animals being in the Crater. It’s amazing into 2 days 1 nights on safari with a multitude of wildlife, the sounds of nature away from cities and tours from civilization, from awesome animal sights to comfortable accommodation in spacious hotels, lodges and luxury tented camps.

Safari Itinerary

Arrival Day

Our representative at JAMBO MAASAI TOURS will meet you for an introductory briefing upon your arrival at Kilimanjaro International Airport, before a transfer to Tourist Hotel in Moshi or Arusha Town for your tour and safari. Overnight at your hotel in Moshi / Arusha on Bed and breakfast basis.

Day 1: Moshi / Arusha - Lake Manyara - Ngorongoro

After breakfast, transfer to Lake Manyara for a tour with picnic lunch packet. Lake Manyara is the oldest and most developed Wildlife reserve in Tanzania, Fantalle volcano, extensive mineral hot springs, and extra ordinary volcanic formations. Noted for its numerous buffalo, elephant, giraffe, impala, hippo, and a great variety of smaller animals. On the shores of the Soda Lake, over 350 species of birds including flamingos, pelican, storks, scared ibis, cormorants and Egyptian geese can be seen. The most famous spectacle are the tree – climbing lions which spend most of the day spread out along the branches of acacia trees, six to seven meters above the ground. Apart from wildlife, the spectacular view of the Great Rift Valley adds to the attraction of the Park’s ecosystem. As you enter the National Park gate checkpoint you will pass into the forest, home to the baboons and blue monkeys live among other species seen in a single day. After late lunch, transfer to Karatu on the base of the Ngorongoro Highlands for dinner and overnight.

Day 2: Ngorongoro - Arusha

After breakfast, morning tour of the Ngorongoro Crater floor with picnic lunch packets. Ngorongoro Crater, where the law of the jungle is predominant and nature protected in its wildest and at a most exotic form, it is the World’s largest caldera (the largest with unbroken wall).  JAMBO MAASAI TOURS arranges tours and safari to Ngorongoro Crater, which situated at 2,286 m. above sea level. This natural amphitheater, unique 260 square kilometers Ngorongoro Crater spanning a 23 kilometer radius in 610 meters from the rim to the bottom is like a big basin full of animals, birds, plant life, and provides spectacular scenery rich with fauna and flora all of which combine to make it a wonder of the natural World. There is a lovely road that runs downhill, and descending to the floor of the crater, which can be reached by a 4WD vehicle. The Crater is notable for its physical beauty and the abundance of wildlife in and around it throughout the year – roundhouse to thousands of animals and birds from Egyptian geese to the rare black rhino, never venturing out of the Crater which include elephants, wildebeest, zebras, giraffes, buffalos, gazelles and carnivores like lions, leopards, cheater, hyena, hunting wild dogs, and jackals. To summarize, Ngorongoro Crater is a most stunning and attractive natural feature, which supports an enormous wealth of wildlife and contains the most visible population of vanishing black rhinoceros remaining in Tanzania. The Ngorongoro Conservation area has been proposed to be the 8th wonder of the World and its Crater has been declared a World heritage site. A full day or two in the Crater where the show never stops can at least carter for your thirst but because of the limited, after late lunch transfer to Arusha / Moshi or Kilimanjaro International Airport.

Kindly Please Note:

One among these two days if time allows our Driver Guide will take you to scenic spot where you will have a perfect panoramic view of the African sunrise or sunset, seeing giraffes or elephants grazing across the grassland as those first or last golden rays above or below the horizon. Not in the World can say they have seen such a beautiful sight. If your planned budgeted time wasn’t enough for your tour and safari, you can absolutely continue your adventure by paying extra costs on extra days to your stay while in Tanzania. Travel to other parks to see other sceneries don’t necessarily seen at Serengeti and Ngorongoro part. Perhaps in these parks was all you needed to see in your tour and safari sights you wanted to see. The perfect way to end your safari is by making an add on tour program to / for Mount Kilimanjaro, Mount Meru, Gorilla trekking, chimpanzee trails and cultural visits cannot be missed while visiting our Country. We can arrange transport and accommodation for a broad range of lodges, villas and hotels in the best resorts.