Nairobi -Lake Manyara - Ngorongoro trip

From / To Nairobi or Arusha

Lake Manyara & Ngorongoro short safari leaving  from Nairobi Kenya.

The road safari is via  savannah plains of Kenya  with views of  Mount Kilimanjaro as you head to Namanga border  town of Kenya and Tanzania

After immigration formalities you shall change to your 4 x 4 jeep transport.

An afternoon game viewing drive at the Lake Manyara is scheduled for today.

There shall  be  breathtaking sunrise and sunset views from the crater rim and the ultimate Ngorongoro crater floor game viewing drives.

The Big five together with other wildlife species including awesome scenery & culture encounters are the highlights  of the 3-day trip

Accommodation is  in a choice of  economy,standard  or luxury lodges & tented camps.


We request you to  chose  your option depending on budget or style.


Set your own safari dates

Private safari trip

Tour highlights

  • Mt. Kilimanjaro views , savannah plains ,farmlands and towns of Kenya & Tanzania
  • Lake Manyara national park
  • The Ngorongoro crater. A geological marvel and wildlife amphitheater
  • Awesome Sunset and sunrises at the crater rim




(Nairobi-Lake manyara 370kms appr. 6 hrs)

0730hrs: Pick up from your Nairobi hotel / Nairobi airport

Proceed on the  cross border drive into Tanzania (the land of Mount Kilimanjaro).

The safari drive is   via Masai country, distinct climatic areas together with scenic and social regions.

We cross the Kenya – Tanzania border at Namanga and  stop for lunch at Arusha

Later we head on to the Lake Manyara for an afternoon of bird and game watching drive.

Overnight at your Lake Manyara safari lodge or tented camp.

Meal Plan: Lunch, Dinner



Early breakfast at the Lake Manyara

With our packed lunch boxes, we depart Lake Manyara for the Ngorongoro crater

This shall  be followed by  a dramatic descent to the floors of the Ngorongoro crater where we spend the day on game viewing drives in this calderra

Elephant, Lion, Hippo, Cheetah, Rhino and other lesser wild animal species and birds shall  be spotted.

Lunch shall be at the Ngoitoktok springs picnic site.

We later ascend to the crater rim.

Overnight at your Ngorongoro crater lodge or tented camp.

Meal Plan: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner



(Ngorongoro to Nairobi 370 kms, Appx. 5 hrs with stops)

Breakfast with sun-rise views at the crater rim.

Depart  Ngorongoro for Nairobi

Lunch stop at Arusha

Proceed to Nairobi to arrive in the early evening.

Drop off at your Nairobi hotel / residence/ Nairobi Airport.

Meal plan: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner.


Choose economy,standard or luxury  safari accommodation option depending on safari  budget / style

Lake Manyara National park:

Luxury accommodation : Kilimamoja Lodge Manyara Serena lodge,

Standard accommodation: Kirurumu Manyara Lodge    Lake Manyara Wildlife Lodge , Maramboi Camp.

Economy accommodation Twiga Camp , Bougainvillea Country Lodge


Luxury accommodation : Oldeani Mountain Lodge Ngorongoro serena lodge

Standard accommodation : Hhando Coffee Lodge Ngorongoro sopa

Economy accommodation :   Ngorongoro wildlife Lodge , Rhino Lodge


Safari price is per  person sharing in  private safari jeep and in  double/twin room / tent.


 High  season - Jan, Feb, March, June, July-Oct, Nov, Dec
2 persons booked together: per person: $ 1460
$ 1500
$ 1630
4 persons booked together: per person: $ 1200
$ 1270
$ 1410
6 persons booked together: per person: $ 1150
$ 1320
$ 1360
Single room supplement $ 130
$ 150
$ 160
Children below 3 Years
Children between 12-18 years 90% of adult rate:      
Children between 3-11 years 75% of adult rate:      


 Low season: 1st April-End of may
2 persons booked together: per person: $ 1380
$ 1455
$ 1560
4 persons booked together: per person: $ 1150
$ 1240
$ 1350
6 persons booked together: per person: $ 1070
$ 1210
$ 1280
Single room supplement  -
Children below 3 Years
Children between 12-18 years 90% of adult rate:      
Children between 3-11 years 75% of adult rate:      

 X-mas supplement 21st dec-3rd jan:per person per day  
$ 35 $ 45

Safari price includes:
Transfer: Nairobi-Arusha -Nairobi:
Safari transport in a customized pop up top jeep.
Services of English / other language speaking  driver/ guides.
Safari Accommodation in suggested lodges/ tented camps.
Park entry and conservation fees.
All meals on safari.
Bottled drinking water in safari vehicle.
The flying doctors medical, emergency and rescue cover.
Pick up and drop off at Nairobi airport /Nairobi  hotel or  residence.


Not Included
Other bottled drinks.
Items and services of a personal nature.
Packing items on safari.
Tips or gratuities to driver guides, porters


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