This safari takes place in Manyara and Tarangire parks, plus Ngorongoro Crater.
Drive to Tarangire to enjoy its elephants and other wildlife and its baobab landscapes. Overnight stay is in or near the park.
Continue to Ngorongoro Crater. Optional add-on for a nature walk in the Ngorongoro highlands during the afternoon or for a visit to a Maasai boma. Overnight on the Crater rim or in nearby Karatu town.
Drive down into Ngorongoro Crater and spend the morning enjoying its wildlife and wonderful scenery. In the afternoon, drive eastwards to Lake Manyara park, where you can spend the night. There is an option for nature walk around the lake, and for special birding tours.
After an early morning wildlife drive around Lake Manyara, return to Moshi or Arusha.
Year-round. Wildlife spotting is best between June and November, while birding is most rewarding between December and May.