Lake Natron, Ol Doinyo Lengai, Tarangire, Lake Manyara, Serengeti, Ngorongoro & Lake Eyasi

13 Nights / 14 Days

Ol Doinyo Lengai is combined with this package which is an extremely fascinating volcano. It is the only active volcano known to erupt carbonate lava.  Lake Natron's alkaline waters support a thriving ecosystem of salt marshes, freshwater wetlands, flamingos and other wetland birds, tilapia and the algae on which large flocks of flamingos feed.  Some of the best scenic photography is done here.

DAY 1 Depart Arusha around 9:00am for Tarangire National Park. Full day game driving in the park. Lunch and dinner at your lodge or camp. Night game drive can be arranged if booking Oliver's Camp. Overnight Tarangire National Park. (B,L,D)

DAY 2 Full day game drive in Tarangire National Park. Dinner and overnight at camp. (B,L,D)

DAY 3 Breakfast and depart for Lake Manyara National Park for game drive. Dinner and overnight at your camp. (B,L,D)

DAY 4 Depart Lake Manyara for Lake Natron. Explore the river and lake areas. Early dinner and prepare for your overnight ascent of Ol Doinyo Lengai, an active volcano! Hike from midnight until 8am. (B,L,D)

DAY 5 Day of rest at Lake Natron, river or lake hike can be arranged. Overnight Lake Natron.(B,L,D)

Depending on the time you visit will determine where the next two nights will be spent. South, Western or North Serengeti.

DAY 6 Breakfast and depart for Serengeti National Park, game driving in Serengeti, dinner and overnight at Serengeti camp, lodge or campsite.(B,L,D)

DAY 7 Full day game driving in Serengeti. Hot Air Balloon Safari can be added to your itinerary. Dinner and overnight at your camp, lodge or campsite.(B,L,D)

DAY 8 Game drive along your way to, Central Serengeti. Dinner and overnight in Central Serengeti. (B,L,D)

DAY 9 Full day game driving in Central Serengeti. Optional Hot Air Balloon Safari can be added to the itinerary. Overnight in Central Serengeti. (B,L,D)

DAY 10 Early morning game drive as you exit the Serengeti and transfer to Ngorongoro Conversation Area. Picnic lunch, dinner and overnight at your lodge or camp on the Crater Rim. (B,L,D)

DAY 11 Today will be spent on the crater floor, searching for the "Big 5" with your picnic lunch. Dinner and overnight on Crater Rim or in neighboring village Karatu. (B,L,D)

DAY 12 Breakfast and depart from the lodge for Lake Eyasi. Visit the Datoga tribe in the afternoon. Dinner and overnight in Lake Eyasi. (B,L,D)

DAY 13 Early morning hunt and visit with the Hadzabe tribe. Spend the day learning the way of life of the nomadic tribe. Return to camp, lodge or campsite for dinner and overnight. (B,L,D)

DAY 14 Leisurely breakfast followed by morning activity. Depart with picnic lunch for Arusha where you will connect to on-wards flight to Zanzibar or other destinations. (B,L)

Don't forget about adding a Beach Holiday to your safari! Visit Zanzibar, Pemba or surrounding islands. Contact Amanda to customize the itinerary to your wishes and budget.