Day 1: Nairobi / Arusha – Tarangire
Drive to Arusha for lunch. Continue across the Maasai Steppe to Tarangire National Park where you arrive for lunch at the Tarangire Sopa. Afternoon game viewing will follow later after lunch. Dinner and overnight in your lodge.
Day 2: Tarangire – Ngorongoro Crater
Early breakfast. Then depart for a short morning game viewing drive enroute to Ngorongoro Conservation area for lunch at the lodge. After lunch, descend into the Crater floor for half day Crater tour where you have the best chance of seeing the endangered black Rhino. In the late evening return to your lodge. Dinner and overnight at Ngorongoro Sopa Lodge.
Day 3: Ngorongoro - Serengeti
After breakfast drive to the Serengeti National Park with a brief stop in Ol Duvai Gorge for a brief history of the discovery of " homohabilis". Proceed to Serengeti Sopa Lodge with game viewing en route for dinner and overnight.
Day 4: Serengeti
Full day of game viewing in the Serengeti National Park. Fullboard arrangements in your lodge.
Day 5: Serengeti – Lake Manyara
Your drive takes you south to Karatu and Gibbs farm for lunch. Continue on to L. Manyara National Park. Set in the Great Rift Valley, the park is 325 sq. km, and the lake believed to have been formed 2 – 3 million years ago comprises of 229 sq. kms. Game viewing will be en route to Lake Manyara Serena Lodge for dinner and overnight.