7 Days Ngorongoro, Lake Natron and Oldonyo Lengai special Walking Safaris
When talking on Tanzania Northern circuit walking safaris destinations, the above still own the crown of Tanzania high-famed top walking safaris destinations. Wildroot Safaris present to you this special 7 days walking safari package that will take you through the world largest crater (Ngorongoro), Lake Natroni as well as the world active Volcano Mountain (Oldonyo Lengai). You will reveal the taste of Africa Safari lodges as well as budget camps (with flexible portable toilets and Chef), where you will spend your nights and meals. Upon your arrival day at Kilimanjaro International airport, our driver guide will transfer you to Arusha Outpost lodge for dinner and overnight stay.
Day 1: Arusha to Nainokanoka Vilage
In the morning after breakfast at Outpost lodge, you will be transferred by our driver guide with your packed lunch boxes, heading to Ngorongoro highlands for an adventure walking safari. You will have a golden opportunity to visit Olmoti crates as well as Munge waterfalls. The Olomoti crater floor has different streams which through the Munge waterfalls fill Lake Magadi in the Ngorongoro Crater. The Crater’s floor is inhabited by some mammals like the Bohor Reedbuck, Buffalo and Eland. In the evening you will depart to Nainokanoka village for dinner and overnight stay.
Meals and accommodation at Nainokanoka village
Day 2: Olomoti and Empakai walking
After an early breakfast, you will depart with your packed lunch box, heading to Olomoti crater accompanied with your armed ranger as well as local guide. The Crater’s floor is inhabited by some mammals like the Bohor Reedbuck, Buffalo and Eland as well as flamingo. Then after you will depart walking to Empakai crater via Bulati maasai village, where you will be able to see some flamingos, antelopes and as well buffalos. After walking you will ascend to the crater rim at Empakai for meals and overnight stay.
Meal and accommodation at Empakai
Day 3: Empakai to Lake Natroni
In the morning after breakfast at Empakai, you will start your walking heading to Lake Natroni, for another great safari experience. You will descend the outer hills of the Great Rift Valley; we walk through the open plains of the Embulbul depression, passing through Naiobi village. We have also the great opportunity to meet the local Maasai people and learn more about the Maasai tribe as well as culture and history. In the evening you will depart to Acacia campsite for dinner and overnight stay.
Meals and accommodation at Lake Acacia campsite
Day 4: Lake Natroni full day activities
After breakfast at Acacia camp, you will proceed with Lake Natroni Maasai tour, where you will great opportunity to experience Maasai traditional songs, learn more about their ceremonies, customs and beliefs as well as get close and participate few activities and getting memorable pictures. In the evening you will depart to Lake Manyara, Twiga camping site for dinner and overnight stay.
Meals and accommodation at Twiga camping site
Day 5: Maasai Boma Karatu tour
Rise and shine in the morning, after breakfast, you will depart to Karatu at Maasai Boma, when you will engange in small activities, participate on Maasai traditional songs as well as share hot lunch at one of the Maasai house. Further more you have an opportunity to buy different local Maasai ornaments at small curio shops for safari memories. In the evening you will depart at Twiga camping site for dinner and overnight stay.
Meal and accommodation at Twiga camping site
Day 6: Lake Manyara to Meserani Snake Park
Today, driver guide will take you heading to Arusha, Meserani Snake Park, after breakfast at Twiga camping site. The zoo accommodates different species of snakes, crocodiles, birds, primates as well as offering the golden opportunity to ride camels. Moreover you will visit Maasai tunnel where you learn Maasai culture in action ways through different statues. In the evening you will deparet to Arusha Outpost lodge for dinner and overnight stay.
Meals and accommodation at Outpost lodge
Day 7: Arusha National park walking safari
After hot breakfast at Outpost lodge, you will be dropped at Arusha national park Momela gate, where you will be accompanied by armed ranger and local guide, ready to explore Arusha national park wildlife and ecosystem. The park provide home for indangered black and white colurbus monkeys, but also other animals like Giraffe, antelopes, zebra, buffalo are common to the park. In the afternoon you will enjoy your packed lunch boxes, before depart to Outpost lodge in the evening for dinner and overnight stay, waiting for tomorrow departure to Kilimanjaro airport flight back home.