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Destinations: 
Arusha  - Lake Manyara - Oldupai Gorge - Serengeti - Ngorongoro Crater - Tarangire 
Itinerary: 6 Days Safari, exploring the famous North of Tanzania

Day 1: Arusha
Meet upon arrival in Kilimanjaro International Airport (JRO) and transfer to hotel in Arusha. 

Day 2: Lake Manyara NP
After breakfast we depart for Lake Manyara. It's one of the most diverse of Tanzania's National Parks. A thin green band of forest, flanked on one side by the cliffs of the Rift Valley Wall, on the other by the shores of the ancient soda lake. We'll see hundreds of baboons and if we're lucky - the famous tree-climbing lion. Lake Manyara is also one of the finest parks for birdlovers. In the afternoon we'll drive to Karatu for dinner and overnight in the Lodge/Campsite. 

Day 3: Oldupai Gorge - Serengeti NP
After breakfast depart for Serengeti with picnic lunch via Oldupai gorge. The gorge is the World famous archaeological site and anyone with an interest in mankind's ancestors will be fascinated by the history of this extraordinary place. In Oldupai Gorge you will be served a picnic lunch. After the Gorge en rout game drive to Serengeti. The Serengeti is one of the nature's most spectacular phenomena. Approximately 1.5 Millions of wildebeests and seven hundred thousands of Zebra set off on a journey that will lead them from their wet season range to the northwestern dry season range. Dinner and Overnight in the Lodge/campsite. 

Day 4: Serengeti NP - Ngorongoro Conservation Area
This day you will have a morning game drive in Serengeti, come back for lunch and thereafter we'll drive to Ngorongoro with en route game drive. We will arrive in the evening at the Crater rim for dinner and overnight in the Lodge / Camp. 

Day 5 - Ngorongoro Crater
Equipped with a picnic lunchbox we enter the famous crater. Let's explore this Garden of Eden. Ngorongoro is a huge and deep volcanic crater. There's rich pasture, swamps, forests and permanent water on the Crater floor. That`s why wildlife here is so diverse and numerous. There are up to 25.000 larger animals living here. It'd the best opportunity to see Black Rhino and many other rare species like the black-manned lion. We will have had a marvellous day. Ascend for Dinner and Overnight in the Lodge/Campsite.

Day 6 - Tarangire National Park
Tarangire National Park is famous for its enormous population of elephants, the huge Baobab trees and big cats. If we are lucky we'll spot a tree-climbing python. Our game drive will be very rewarding. In the afternoon we drive to Arusha. You will have seen the best of Tanzania's northern wildlife and made the maximum of six days safari and game viewing

Optional Extensions
Mount Kilimanjaro Climb - Pre-Trip Extension, 7 Days
Zanzibar, Pemba or Mafia island - Post-Trip Extension, 5 Days
Southern Parks, Tanzania - Post-Trip Extension, 5 Days
Chimpanzee Tracking - Post-Trip Extension, 5 Days

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