Lake Manyara National Park
Next morning after your Kilimanjaro trek drive to Lake Manyara National Park, and seek out elephants, hippos, buffalo and giraffes. Set out to discover East Africa’s legendary wildlife amid the stunning Rift Valley landscape on your first safari.
Endoro Lodge or similar
This morning descend 2,000 feet to the Ngorongoro Crater, where volcanic slopes shelter almost 25,000 animals. The crater doesn’t disappoint. Observe the interactions of predators and prey; spot colorful bird-life and track elephants, rare black rhinos, cheetahs, and more.
Sopa Lodge Ngorongoro or similar
Serengeti National Park
Today make a drive to the spectacular Serengeti. Spend two memorable days in one of the most famous parks in Africa. Search for lions or cheetah along the edge of the woodland or head out into the vast plains to witness the Great Migration of wildebeests and zebras.
Kirurumu Camp Ndutu: (Dec-February) or similar Kirurumu Camp Serengeti: (March, Jun-August) or similar
After one final morning game drive and breakfast say to good-bye to the Serengeti and the Tanzania spectacular bush. Board a bush plane and take a scenic flight back to Arusha to connect with your flight to Kilimanjaro airport or continue to Zanzibar.