2 days Safari Tour to Tarangire National Park and Ngorongoro Conservation Area
Are you dreaming of an amazing adventure?
Would you like to follow the footsteps of wild animals while traversing the most interesting corners of Tanzania in an off-road vehicle? The two days safari tour is at your fingertips! Marvel at the flora and fauna from the lush Tarangire National Park and Ngorongoro Conservation Area.
Day 1: Arusha – Tarangire National Park – Karatu
Day 2: Karatu – Ngorongoro Conservation Area – Arusha
Safari Tour Itinerary
Arusha – Tarangire National Park - Karatu
In the morning, there will be a very short brief about the safari schedule, including the day’s plan for the game drive’s timings, what is to be seen, and places to visit. After this short briefing, you will start the trip to the Tarangire National Park. You will arrive after a 2-3 hours’ drive from Arusha. The park is one of the most attractive parks in Tanzania, with a river which is the primary source of fresh water for graminivores, carnivores and various other common local wildlife. During the annual dry season (June – November), all animals are congregated in the park for fresh water – and so you will witness high densities of elephants, thousands of zebras, wildebeest, Cape buffalo, as well as lions, leopards, cheetahs, caracals, honey badgers, African wild dogs, waterbucks, giraffes, dik-diks, impalas, elands, grant gazelles, vervet monkeys, banded mongooses, olive baboons, and many others. What’s more, Tarangire National Park is a perfect place for bird-watchers with over 550 different bird species – including the Maasai Ostrich (the world largest bird). Around afternoon, you will stop at a suitable picnic place to have lunch. Then you will continue with more of wildlife viewing and exploration of the beauty in Tarangire National Park, including its beautiful baobab trees, termite mounds, granitic ridges, river valleys, swamps, and many other natural attractions surrounding the area.
In the evening, before sunset, and after having an epic day full of enjoyment – the game drives, having seen a variety of flora and fauna, you will be driven back to your hotel for dinner and overnight stay to Marera Valley Lodge in Karatu as the next stopover in this tour.
Marera Valley Lodge
If you’re on your way to Serengeti, Marere Valley Lodge is a must-see. The lounge is located very close to Karatu, on the way to the National Park and with easy access to the Ngorongoro Crater. The lodge is beautiful with its large rooms furnished with nice desks and fireplaces and offers amazing views over the plantation. Every room has two Queen Beds and is located in the romantic garden. Hot water is produced in a solar tank on the roof. There is also a chance to enjoy the swimming pool. The central part of Marere Valley Lodge features a new reception room, a bar and a dining room serving exquisite food. You can also buy some local souvenirs in a well-stocked gift shop. The lodge offers free and high-speed Wi-Fi to its guests.
Karatu – Ngorongoro Conservation Area – Arusha
In the morning, breakfast will be served early at the lodge, followed by a very short brief about your tour’s schedule. Then you will be driven to Ngorongoro Conservation Area. On reaching the crater’s edge, the 19-km diameter caldera opens up before you in all its stunning glory, and you will descend into the crater on an adventurous trail. This World Heritage Site is seasonally home to over 25,000 animals, including a wide variety of birds, packs of hyenas, and the “Big Five” – lion, elephant, buffalo, rhino and leopard. In the afternoon, while still being inside Ngorongoro conservation area, you will stop at a suitable place and be served a packed lunch before you continue with the adventure.
LAKE BURUNGE TENTED LODGE
Po krótkiej porannej odprawie zostaniesz zabrany do Parku Narodowego Tarangire. Park z niekończącą się sawanną drzew, w tym imponującymi baobabami i sezonowymi bagnami, jest także domem dla największych stad słoni w północnej Tanzanii. Oprócz słoni można również zauważyć żyrafy, bawoły, lwy, zebry, gnu i inne rodzaje antylop i gazeli. Po przybyciu do parku przewodnik otworzy dach pojazdu i rozpocznie się oglądanie dzikiej przyrody. Lunch zostanie zjedzony na miejscu piknikowym, a po południu zwiedzisz więcej miejsc w tym niesamowitym i pięknym parku. Późnym popołudniem dotrzesz do Lake Burunge Tented Camp położonego poza parkiem na nocleg.
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Notes on accommodation and the course of the trip:
Due to the frequently changing weather conditions and other difficulties during Safari, it is possible to change the accommodation to a hotel / lodge / camping other than the one presented in the offer, but of the same or as similar standard as possible. It is also possible to change the route or the order of visiting attractions.
from 429* USD
*For group of min. 6 people
Prices for the private Safari:
Group of 6 people – 429 USD per person
Group of 4-5 people – 499 USD per person
Group of 2-3 people – 799 USD per person