3 Day Ngorongoro Safari
3 day Ngorongoro safari is a time saver safari. This tour begins and ends in Arusha. The 3 day Ngorongoro safari takes you to the Ngorongoro Crater. This is the only Caldera in the world that hosts wildlife. This African safari in Tanzania tours the crater’s floor with picnic lunch. Ngorongoro Crater is an attraction in its own right. It is one of the wonders of the natural world. The 3 day Ngorongoro safari will starts and end in Arusha. This 3 days safari in Tanzania focus is on wildlife and topography. You will be able to see the ‘big five’ here. Be sure to look at the amazing flat floor of the crater from the rim. Hippo point buzzes with activities. It is where wildlife come to quench their thirst. Its the best place to have lunch as you watch great event happening. Your 3 day Ngorongoro safari itinerary is below:
Day 1: ARUSHA – NGORONGORO CRATER NATIONAL PARK
Our Tanzania safari representative will be at your Arusha hotel at 0600hrs. He will brief you on the 3 day Ngorongoro safari. With picnic lunch boxes, depart Arusha for Ngorongoro. This will be a 3 hours drive to Ngorongoro Conservation Area. Descend to the floor on arrival at the Ngorongoro Crater National Park. This is a drive down the steep walls of the caldera for a half-day tour. Be sure to look for the big five, cheetah, antelopes and gazelles. With lunch done drive up the escarpment. You will be headed to your Ngorongoro safari lodge. You will have the rest of the evening at leisure. Dinner and overnight will be at Ngorongoro Wilderness Lodge.
Day 2: NGORONGORO CRATER NATIONAL PARK
Begin your 3 day Ngorongoro safari with breakfast. With picnic lunch boxes descend down the caldera’s steep walls. You will have another half-day on 3 day Ngorongoro safari. It will be time to do the searching for wildlife. The Park is a paradise of woodlands and lakes. This provides for abundant wildlife and vegetation. You will be looking for Gazelle, buffalo, elephants and wildebeest. You may also see all the big cats. Of interest would be the black manned lion, leopards and hyena. A multitude of birds including flamingos are sighted regularly. The rich bird life is due to the soda content in Lake Magadi. This lake is on the crater floor. Ngorongoro crater is wildly beautiful hence the name ‘Garden of Eden’. Return for dinner and overnight at Ngorongoro Wilderness Lodge.
Day 3: NGORONGORO CRATER – ARUSHA
Start your this day with breakfast. Your 3 day Ngorongoro safari will then take a drive back to Arusha. End the safari with a drop off at your hotel in Arusha.