This6 Days Tanzania private big-5 DRIVE IN – DRIVE OUT safari with SMILE WIDE EXPEDITION takes you to Tarangire National park for a whole day, one whole crater tour in Ngorongoro, 6 days in Serengeti, Lake Eyasi and Lake Manyara national park. The safari takes you around the best places (National Parks) in Tanzania, visitingTarangire National Park where you will get the chance to enjoy scenery of the African Savannah dotted with gigantic baobab trees and get the rare chance to track the largest herds of elephants in the whole of Africa, the Ngorongoro Crater which is known also as the Garden of Eden, Serengeti’s endless plains which provide an exceptional landscape for wildlife viewingand Lake Manyara where you will witness tree climbing lions, astonishing variety of birds, and wallowing hipposlarge flamingo flocks, circling birds of prey, and the brightly coloured lilac breasted roller then lake eyasi where you enjoy walks along the shores of the lake and spend afternoons exploring the area dotted with ancient Baobab trees. Go on a hunting expedition with a Hadzabe family – Africa’s last remaining hunter-gatherers, to see their astonishing ability to track and hunt small game!
SMILE WIDE EXPEDITION invites you to book a private 6-days safari to Tarangire, Serengeti, Ngorongoro and Lake Manyara. Get a chance to see the "Big Five" and other animals such as impalas, zebras, buffalos, etc.
You will feel being one with nature as you will spend your nights in various great campsites. Witness what Tanzania has to offer! you will have memorable adventures with professional staffs and experienced guides and cooks, our safari start from Moshi/Arusha and end to Arusha/Moshi
Depart early from Arusha town at around 07.30 – 08.00 Hrs you will drive across a beautiful and scenic Masai Steppe to Makuyuni junction and take left along the Arusha – Dodoma Highway towards Tarangire National Park, a drive that will take only 2 hours at most. Arrive at the parks gate at Tarangire and after your driver has sorted out the paperwork you start game drives almost straight away form the gate in a bid to see as many animals and birds a possible.
Tarangire is known for the two aspects, large baobabs and largest herds of the jumbos but there is more to visiting the park than just that. The park hosts a lot of migratory big game and small animals ( that migrate between here and Manyara) but also a lot of bird life including some very rare and almost indigenous only to this park like the Ashy Starlings for example. Other rare animals include the oryx and the gerenuk. A range of other common animals that can be spotted include, buffaloes, giraffes, lions, cheetahs, impalas, dikdiks, leopards, gazelles, elands, hartebeests (Kongoni) and many others.
Your professional safari guide will take you to the best wildlife spotting areas of the park including the Tarangire River which is a permanent river that works as a bloodline for the park ensuring animals flock the river banks in search for water throughout the year. You expect to see elephants, elands, wildebeests, buffaloes, zebras, gerenuks, giraffes and a lot of birds. Lunch will be taken at one of the picnic sites. Later in the afternoon you will drive out of the park and your guide will take you to Manyara/ Karatu in the Ngorongoro Highlands for dinner and overnight. Overnight at a Budget Tinted Lodge at Manyara/Karatu.
Meal: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner
overnight stay – (Karatu/Manyara- Mtowa Mbu)
• BUDGET TENTED CAMPING –
SUNBRIGHT | LILAC | SAVANNA | KIZUMBA
• MID-RANGE LODGES –
Twiga Lodge | Eileen's Trees Inn | Fanaka
• LUXURY LODGES -
Manyara Serena Safari Lodge | Manyara Wildlife Lodge
• SUPPER LUXURY LODGES –
andBeyond Lake Manyara Tree Lodge