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DISCOVER THE INCREDIBLE NGORONGORO CRATER <br>3 Days, 2 Nights: Lake Manyara – Ngorongoro Crater Trip<br><small>See Kenya & Explore Tanzania  Over 3 Days </small>

3 Days, 2 Nights: Lake Manyara – Ngorongoro Crater Trip
See Kenya & Explore Tanzania Over 3 Days

Daily Private Safari Tour

From / To Nairobi or Arusha

Starts Nairobi/Ends Nairobi – We’ll pick you up from the airport or your hotel. Begin your safari from the comfort of a private pop-top 4×4 Jeep. Then switch to your own 4 x 4 pop-top Land Cruiser Jeep in Tanzania.

Mt. Kilimanjaro, the savannahs of Kenya, flamingos at Lake Manyara and fabulous Serengeti National Park. You’ll experience all of this and more in 3 action-filled days.

Descend into the magic of Ngorongoro Crater, the world’s largest intact, inactive volcanic caldera and home to 25,000 large animals. This is wildlife viewing face to face. You’ll return from this safari journey with stories to last a lifetime!

With towering Mt. Kilimanjaro hovering in the distance you’ll traverse the plains of Kenya, cross into Tanzania and be welcomed at Lake Manyara National Park. This special park is home to elephant families and tree climbing lions. The birdlife here is boundless and dazzling with a sea of pink flamingos gathered on this great lake.

Next, we travel to  Ngorongoro Crater. The crater is one of the Seven Natural Wonders of Africa and home to lion, black rhino, Cape buffalo, hippo, wildebeest and many other large animals. It holds one of the densest concentrations of wildlife anywhere in the world.

At breakfast, prepare to be dazzled with sunrise views at the crater’s rim. Then we’ll stop for lunch in the city of Arusha before heading back to Nairobi.

All-Inclusive – Your 3-Day safari includes park entrance fees, accommodations and meals.

Natural World Kenya Safaris always offers a wide choice of accommodations. Depending on your budget and style choose from economy, comfort or luxury safari lodges or tented camps.

Your Guide. For your entire 3-day journey you’ll be guided, hosted and cared for by your own experienced driver/guide.

Transportation to the Kenya/Tanzania border will be in a private pop-top Safari minivan. You’ll switch to your own 4 x 4 Land Cruiser Jeep in Tanzania.

Customize Your Holiday

If you’d like to customize your safari or have any special desires, please let us know. We’re here to make your safari wishes come true.

Tour Highlights:

Lake Manyara & Ngorongoro Crater, 3 Day Safari Itinerary

Day 1
Day 2
Day 3
  • Collection
  • Safari
  • Overnight
  • Safari
  • Overnight
  • Safari
  • Drop Off


(Nairobi to Lake Manyara – 370Km – approx. 7 hrs)

Meal Plan: Lunch, Dinner

0700hrs: 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: Breakfast, 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 caldera

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 410 kms, Appx. 7-8 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.

What you could see on a 3 Day Lake Manyara / Ngorongoro Safari...

  • Elephant
  • Lion
  • Leopard
  • Cheetah
  • Buffalo
  • Rhino
  • Zebra
  • Warthog
  • Thomson Gazelle
  • Impala
  • Heartbeast
  • Wildebeest
  • The Ngorongoro Crater
  • Lake Manyara
  • Country side views
  • Local cultures

Tour Price Includes

Not Included In the Tour Price: All bottled drinks, items and services of a personal nature, tips & gratuities and visas.

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3 Days, 2 Nights: Lake Manyara – Ngorongoro Crater Trip
See Kenya & Explore Tanzania Over 3 Days
Natural World Kenya Safaris