This 3-day safari brings you to two of the utmost popular national parks of Tanzania’s northern safari circuit in the shortest time possible. This package is ideal for those who have limited time and budget and yet are in quest of the big 5. First taking you to the great savanna of Serengeti, where there is a big chance of spotting big cats as lions. Ending the tour in the world’s largest intact volcanic crater, the Ngorongoro Crater.
Moshi – The Ngorongoro Crater
Crater floor game drives
Simba A Campsite, Ngorongoro crater rim
Ngorongoro – Serengeti National Park
Enroute game drives, Game drive in the Serengeti Plains
Depart for Ngorongoro Conservation Area in the morning from either Moshi or Arusha (wherever you wish to start the safari from), approximately 4.5 hours from Moshi and 2.0 hours from Arusha with packed lunch. Upon clearance with the permits your guide will drive you in the Ngorongoro Conservation Area, the landscape is beautiful here, briefly stop at the crater view point and proceed to drive down the crater for extensive game drives. Ascend the crater later in the afternoon and head to your campsite at the crater rim for dinner and overnight.
It is cold here therefore warm clothes are recommended, enjoy the view of the crater from this point.
Activity: Crater floor game drives.
Overnight at Simba A Campsite, at the Ngorongoro crater rim.
Day 2: Ngorongoro – Serengeti National Park
After breakfast depart for Serengeti National Park with packed lunch. Approximately 3 hour drive with en route game drives in the Ngorongoro Conservation Area. Upon clearance with the permits at the entrance gate of Serengeti National Park venture into the wilderness for game drives in the central Serengeti until later in the late afternoon depart for dinner and overnight at the campsite in the central Serengeti.
Activity: En route Game drives in Ngorongoro, Afternoon game drives in vast plains of the Serengeti.
Overnight at Seronera Campsite in Central Serengeti.
Day 3: Serengeti – Moshi/Arusha/Airport
At dawn venture into the Serengeti wilderness for a short circuit game drive in quest of the early morning wildlife activity and the alluring sunrise on a clear day over the endless plains, your guide will serve you with a cup of fresh African coffee whilst witnessing this spectacular moment. After the early morning game, drive back to camp for brunch. Thereafter proceed with game drives and later in the afternoon drive back to Moshi/Arusha or drop off at the airport for a late flight.