The 3-days Serengeti and Ngorongoro crater safari is a very rewarding experience, as you get closer to the true wilderness. The tour leaves you with the undoubted pleasant memories of sighting different wildlife, including the big five mammals namely; Lions, Elephants, Buffalos, rhinos, and leopards.
For birders, you stand a chance of spoting that favorite bird species you love out of over 500 species including 100 species that are endemic to Ngorongoro Crater. The two destinations are famous and some of Africa’s greatest wonders.
Day 1: Pick-up and Transfer to Serengeti National park
After breakfast, drive through the beautiful high lying farmland of Karatu and the Ngorongoro conservation area, the journey also gives you a chance of sighting the endless plains as you descend to the heart of Africa’s wildlife such as the big five game which includes; Lions, Buffalos, elephants, rhinoceros and the leopards.
Day 2: Game drive and transfer to Ngorongoro Conservation area
Without any doubt, Serengeti national park is a real African wonder and a home to millions of large mammals, including Africa’s Big Five, over 500 recorded bird species including the rare Northern White-crowned shrike. After your breakfast, head to the wilderness and let your eyes get fed with all the above mentioned surprises. On top of the mentioned, also stand a chance of spotting several predators such as hyenas, jackals, cheetahs and leopards.
After your picnic lunch, the guide will lead you to hike to Ngorongoro Crater Lake that lies within the Ngorongoro conservation area which covers more than 8000sqkm.It is the world’s unbroken caldera and the 8th wonder of the world. It’s at this point that you will have a chance of sighting over 100 bird species not found in Serengeti and also not forgetting the reward of viewing over 30,000 large mammals.
After carrying out all the activities, head back to your lodge for dinner and overnight.
Day 3: Departure
Wake up to a hefty breakfast, pack all your luggage and embark on your return journey to Arusha, traversing the green forest of the Ngorongoro rangeland to the exit gate via the Great Rift Valley escarpment. Proceed to Arusha city to catch your return flight.
End of trip.