Arrival transfer from Kilimanjaro Airport to Arusha for lunch. Drive to Tarangire National Park, studded with ancient baobabs and famous for large herds of elephant and plains game attracted to the park in the dry season. Overnight at Tarangire Safari Lodge.
Drive to the vast Serengeti plains, where millions of wildebeest migrate each year. Stay at Serengeti Serena Lodge. From January to March, Serengeti Sopa is another option for game viewing.
Depart the Serengeti and drive to Ngorongoro Crate via Olduvai Gorge, an important archaeological site. Remainder of the day is free to relax and enjoy the surroundings. On Day 5 enjoy a half day’s game drive with picnic lunch on the crater floor. A profusion of animals live in this Eden. Elephants wallow in the marshes while the lake is often pink with flamingos. Spend both nights at Ngorongoro Serena Lodge, which features breathtaking views over the crater 2,000ft below.
Safari ends Arusha
Enjoy a final game drive before returning to Arusha for lunch. Transfer to Kilimanjaro Airport. Tour ends.