2 Days Lake Manyara and Ngorongoro Crater Safari
2 Days Lake Manyara and Ngorongoro Crater Safari is a perfect Tanzania safaris tour for travellers that are pressed with time but would like to experience the wild of Tanzania. This 2 Days Tanzania safari takes travellers to experience Lake Manyara National Park and Ngorongoro Conservation Area, home to the beautiful Ngorongoro Crater with great landscapes and well over 25000 wildlife species, including the Big5. Between the astonishing beauty of Ngorongoro Crater and Lake Manyara National Park’s tree-climbing lions and abundant bird species as well as wallowing hippos, this short 2 Days Tanzania Safari is one of the best short Tanzania safaris you can ever get to experience. Book it for a memorable Tanzania wildlife safari experience.
Tour Summary of 2 Days Tanzania Safari
- Day 1: Pick up in Arusha, Transfer to Lake Manyara National Park, Explore the park
- Day 2: Ngorongoro Crater, Departure
Day 1: Pick up in Arusha, Transfer to Lake Manyara National Park, Explore the park
On this day 1 of your short 2 Days Safari in Tanzania has you being picked up in Arusha, the starting point of your Tanzania safari, by our Tanzania safaris guide, who is also your driver. Your driver guide shall brief you about your 2 Days Lake Manyara and Ngorongoro Crater Safari, and then proceed for a transfer to Lake Manyara National Park. The journey takes about 2 hours road drive. En-route, you shall have a stopover at the Mto Wa Mbu market town for an opportunity to experience and enjoy the fresh produce in the market, as well as see different cultures and get to buy souvenirs if you would like to.
After a short time at the market, you shall proceed with your transfer to Lake Manyara National Park, a true birder’s paradise and home to the tree climbing lions in Tanzania. You shall explore the park extensively, with game drives to see numerous wildlife species, including tree climbing lions, buffaloes, and so much more; and bird species like large flamingo flocks gracing Lake Manyara. You will retire for the night thereafter, at the lodge.
Meal Plan: Lunch and Dinner
Day 2: Ngorongoro Crater, Departure
After an early breakfast at the lodge, you shall descend 600m into the Ngorongoro Crater floor for amazing game drives. The Nyiragongo crater floor in the Nyiragongo Conservation Area is one of the most densely populated area with an estimate of over 25000 wild animal species roaming around, including some of Tanzania’s last remaining black rhinos. Other wildlife species you shall definitely see include wildebeests, schools of hippos, elands, warthogs, elephants, buffaloes, lions, hyenas, among so many others. You shall spend a long time exploring the Ngorongoro Crater that you shall get a great picnic area to enjoy your packed lunch. After, you shall proceed to depart for Arusha.
End of 2 Days Tanzania Safari
Inclusions in the 2 Days Tanzania Safari
- Services of a comfortable safari vehicle perfect for game viewing and photography
- Transportation during the safari
- Full board accommodation
- Professional English speaking driver guide
- All park entrance and activity fees in the itinerary
- Government taxes
- En-route lunches
- Drinking water in the tour vehicle
Exclusions of the 2 Days Tanzania Safari
- Air tickets
- Extra activities not mentioned in the itinerary
- Personal expenses like laundry, telephone, cigarettes, etc.
- Gratuities and souvenirs