3 Days Lake Manyara National Park safari
3 days Lake Manyara national park safari is a short but a very rewarding safari package, this safari package takes you on a tour to amazing and exciting Lake Manyara national park. This safari begins and ends in Arusha.
Safari highlights of the 3 days Lake Manyara National Park safari
- Day 1: Transfer from Arusha to Lake Manyara national park
- Day 2: Full day in Lake Manyara national park
- Day 3: Transfer from Lake Manyara national park back to Arusha
Day 1: Transfer from Arusha to Lake Manyara national park
- Transfer from Arusha: On the first day of the safari you will be picked from your hotel by your safari driver after morning breakfast, your safari driver will brief you about the safari and set off on a drive to lake Manyara national park. From Arusha to Lake Manyara it is a drive of about 3 hours, Lake Manyara national park is a great ecosystem hosting numerous species of many animals and birds. Animals in lake Manyara national park include hippos, antelopes, zebras, Thomson gazelle and Grant ’s gazelle, wildebeests, waterbuck, impalas, warthogs, giraffes cape buffalos, lions, leopard, African wild cat, spotted hyena, bat-eared fox, genet, honey badger and serval, cheetah and African golden cats. Birds in the park include pink shaded flamingoes, pelicans, crowned eagles, crested guinea fowl, slivery checked hornbills, egrets, stilts, herons, spoonbills, stalks, wanders, Narina trogon, pangani long claw, crowned hornbills, Schalow’s turaco and many more. When you get in the park you will have lunch after checking into your lodge, in the afternoon you will go for an afternoon game drive sighting many animals and birds. in the evening you will have dinner and stay overnight.
- Accommodation is got from; Luxury: Morona Hill Lodge, Midrange: Ecoboma camp, and Budget: Lake Manyara Tortilis camp
Day 2: Full day game drive in Lake Manyara national park
- Full day game drive: On the second day of the safari you will you have early morning breakfast and exit your lodge for a full day game drive together with your packed lunch, while in the park you will be rewarded with sights of many animals such as tree climbing lions, buffaloes, elephants, hippos, antelopes, zebras, Thomson gazelle and Grant’s gazelle, wildebeests, waterbuck, impalas, warthogs, giraffes and many more. On this experience you will also spot a huge herd of baboons, at lunch you will have picnic lunch set in the wilderness of the park and in the afternoon you will go for another game drive visiting other areas of the park such as Lake Manyara, Maji moto hot springs and many more. in the evening you will drive back to your lodge, have dinner and stay overnight.
Day 3: Transfer from Lake Manyara national park back to Arusha
- Transfer from Lake Manyara: On the third and last day of the safari you will have early morning breakfast and set off for an early morning game drive where you will spot many animals such as lions, leopards, cheetahs and many more.
- After the game drive you will say goodbye to the beautiful lake Manyara national park and embark on your drive back to Arusha, once in Arusha you will have lunch then be dropped off at your respective hotel or at the airport for your departure flight back home. Meal plan: half board (breakfast and lunch).
End of the 3 days Lake Manyara National Park safari
- arrival and departure airport transfers
- transportation throughout the safari in a safari van
- accommodation as per the itinerary
- meal plan as per the itinerary
- services of an English speaking driver/guide
- all safari activities as per the itinerary
- bottled water as per the itinerary
- international flights
- Visa and related costs
- personal taxes and insurance
- optional activities not listed by the itinerary
- extra accommodation before and after the safari
- personal form of expenditure on items like drinks, tips, laundry, telephone calls e.t.c.