Arrive at Namanga border, 10:00 a.m. After immigration formalities, drive to Arusha National Park, famous for its tree climbing Lions and large flocks of Flamingoes. The park contains five distinct vegetation zones and is of great scenic beauty. Dinner and overnight at Lake Manyara Hotel, sited on top of the Rift Wall with spectacular views over the lake, or your ampsite
After breakfast, depart Manyara for Ngorongoro crater for overnight on the crater rim. It is the only crater of its size where you can walk, drive through and see animals. It has four types of environment-lakes, forest, swamps, and savannah grasslands. Every part is different and beautiful.
After breakfast, taking a picnic lunch with you, we descend 2,000 feet into the crater floor in four wheel drive land rovers with pop up roofs. Full day crater tour with a break for lunch at Ngoitoktok Springs picnic site. The main crater is 165Km and contains constant animals population of varied species. Black maned Lions, Rhinos, Buffaloes, Elephants and other grazing animals have made this crater a permanent home. Return early evening to Ngorongoro wildlife lodge or campsite for dinner and lodgings.
7:30 a.m. We leave Ngorongoro after breakfast for Olduvai Gorge. Lunch at Gorge Museum where the remains of prehistoric man were discovered by the famous archeologist, Dr.L.S.B. Leakey. Visit an old Masai home on the way. We proceed to Serengeti plains past Seronera and on to Lobo, with afternoon game viewing. Dinner and overnight ata Lobo wildlife lodge or campsite.
Leave Lobo for Ndutu with game viewing in the Serengeti and around Ndutu woodlands to locate Leopards and numerous plans game as well as safaris lodge or campsite.
After breakfast, with brief game viewing on our way out of the Serengeti, we drive to Arusha via Mto Wa Mbu village for shopping for Makonde carvings and other souvenirs. We lunch at Arusha Hotel then drive to Nairobi via Namanga Bordertown, arriving early evening.