6 Days Tanzania Special Interest Adventures, Hadzabe Adventure and Ol Donyo Lengai

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6 Days Tanzania Special Interest Adventures, Hadzabe Adventure and Ol Donyo Lengai

Day 1: Arusha - Lake Natron.
Leave Arusha for Engaruka, and visit Engaruka ruins - the rock paintings on the Great Rift Valley escarpment. The paintings estimated to be more than 500 years ago, painted by early Africans who inhabited the area and lived in the caves. Proceed to Lake Natron's Kamakia camp for dinner and a brief sleep to 23:00 HRS.
Volcano, Ol Ndonyo Lengai

Day 2: Lake Natron full day
At 00:00 HRS trek up Mt. Ol Donyo Lengai - the active volcano mountain and one of Tanzania's most spectacular and undiscovered climbs. Overlooking Lake Natron and the bush land of Kenya to the north, Ol Donyo Lengai means the home of God. Everywhere is bubbling and steaming, the volcano erupts sending small stream of grey lava down the crater rim, and spitting hot ash high into the air.
Descend from the summit to the base of the mountain and transferred to Kamakia campsite arriving afternoon for lunch followed by leisure relaxation or optional visit to the Lake Natron (a soda lake) or walk to the water falls to get amazed. Dinner and overnight at Kamakia camp.
Ol Donyo Lengai Crater

Day 3: Lake Natron - Serengeti National Park
Leave Kamakia camp for Serengeti National Park, drive passing through Malambo village to Klein's Gate on the north side of Serengeti. Afternoon games drive in Lobo area - Serengeti, en route to Seronera camping site. Dinner and overnight at Seronera campsite - Serengeti.

Day 4: Serengeti National Park - Ngorongoro Crater.
Morning game drive in Serengeti, then proceed for Ngorongoro passing Naabi Hill Gate. Arriving late afternoon to the camping site of Simba which is on the rim of the crater. Dinner and overnight at Simba campsite.

Day 5: Ngorongoro - Lake Eyasi.
Descend into the Crater floor for full day crater tour. Then drive in the evening to Lake Eyasi checking in at Bush Camp for dinner and overnight.

Day 6: Lake Eyasi - Arusha.
After breakfast, visit the Hadzabe tribe (Bushmen) -and learn their way of life and their traditional culture which refers back to the early years of African life. Drive to Arusha with picnic lunch enroute arriving in the evening.

What's included

  • Accommodation as detailed in the itinerary
  • Airport pick up and drop off.
  • All meals noted in the itinerary. Each day generally includes Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner buffets consisting of both western and local dishes.
  • Transportation in standard game viewing safari vehicle complete with pop-up roof for easy viewing and photography.
  • Your driver/guide speaks English and has in-depth knowledge of the flora, fauna, landscape, and Kenyan culture.
  • A minivan outfitted with two-way, long range high frequency radio communications equipment.
  • Each minivan carries safari accessories including wildlife books, beanbags to support cameras on car doors and window sills, binoculars, a first-aid kit, an ice-chest, and a fire extinguisher.
  • Bottled mineral water during game drives.
  • Park entrance fees and game drives as noted in the itinerary.
  • All government taxes, levies, and fees
  • Pick up and drop off transfers

What's not included

  • Domestic and international airfares and departures taxes.
  • Personal communications charges for telephone calls, faxes, email, etc.
  • Tips and gratuities for your driver/guide.
  • Alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverages. (Bottled mineral water is provided in the minivan while on game drives.)
  • Laundry services
  • Between meal snacks, parks, attractions, and events not included in your itinerary