3 Day Ngorongoro camping
3 Days Ngorongoro Crater Lake Manyara Daily Departure From Arusha Tourist Inn Hotel
Day 1: Drive from Arusha to Lake Manyara
Our driver will pick you up from your hotel around 0730hrs after the breakfast, there after you drive to Shop rite Mall where you will buy some cookies as well as drinking water. Leave for Lake Manyara and this normally takes like 2 hours. On this day you will have your picnic lunch with you so on arrival in Lake Manyara you will drive straight to the Park for the whole day game drive. The main attractions here are the tree climbing lions. The park is small in size but the terrain is diverse. The vegetation comprises of groundwater forest, open grassland, swamp and acacia woodland with giant mahogany and fig trees. The park is home to a wide variety of mammals and birds. After exploring the park for the whole day you will drive out around 1830hrs and proceed to Sun bright Tented Camp for dinner and overnight in Mto Wa Mbu Area.
Day 2: Lake Manyara – Ngorongoro Crater
Wake up call around 0600hrs, have your early breakfast and the proceed to the crater, the distance from Lake Manyara normally takes like 45mins. On arrival you will go down to the Ngorongoro Crater for the rest of the day. Descend down to the crater walls for a full day of crater tour with a picnic lunch. It is thrilling experience to descend down and out of the narrow and steep crater walls of 670 metres depth, which has earned this crater, also the largest in the world the title “the eight wonder of the world”. Flamingos can be seen seasonally in the Crater Lake depending on the water level as these birds only breed in shallow water. The Wildlife here is diverse, and the popular animal here in the crater is Serval Cat, if lucky we will be able to spot them. Also to be seen her are black Rhinos, Cheetahs, old male Lions as well as herds of Buffalo’s. All these animals has made crater their permanent home. On this day you will also have an opportunity to visit the famous hippo pool, this is the pace where we normally have picnic lunch as well as have an opportunity to visit the washrooms. After lunch we will proceed for another game drive which will take you to the Flamingos bleeding point, there after start ascending around 1700hrs, the ascent normally takes about 30min to get to the top of the crater rim. Diner and overnight in Simba Camp
Day 3: Ngorongoro Crater – Arusha
After an early morning breakfast, enrich your experience further with a morning game viewing drive in the Ngorongoro Crater Rim, you can as well have a walking tour along the rim before heading back to Arusha.This is normally done with the help of the rangers to avoid the conflict with the wildlife. There after proceed to Arusha arriving in time for lunch with drop off to the hotel or back to the Airport or Back to Nairobi depending with your next destination.