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10 Days Tanzania Northern Circuit Wildlife & Birding Safari

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10 Days Tanzania Northern Circuit Wildlife & Birding Safari features both wild game viewing and bird watching experience. This extensive northern circuit Tanzania Safari takes you through the destinations of Lake Manyara National Park, Serengeti National Park, Tarangire National Park and Ngorongoro Conservation Authority.

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Day 1 of the 10 Days Tanzania Northern Circuit Wildlife & Birding Safari: Arrival in Tanzania

Day 2 of the 10 Days Tanzania Northern Circuit Wildlife & Birding Safari: Drive to Lake Manyara National Park for an afternoon game drive

Day 3 of the 10 Days Tanzania Northern Circuit Wildlife & Birding Safari: Drive to Serengeti National Park Day 4 of the 10 Days Tanzania Northern Circuit Wildlife & Birding Safari: Full Day in Serengeti National Park Day 5 of the 10 Days Tanzania Northern Circuit Wildlife & Birding Safari: Another whole day in Serengeti National Park

Day 6 of the 10 Days Tanzania Northern Circuit Wildlife & Birding Safari: Drive to Ngorongoro Conservation Area & do crater tour in the afternoon

Day 7 of the 10 Days Tanzania Northern Circuit Wildlife & Birding Safari: Game drive in Ngorongoro Conservation Crater & proceed to Tarangire National Park

Day 8 of the 10 Days Tanzania Northern Circuit Wildlife & Birding Safari: Whole day in Tarangire National Park Day 9 of the 10 Days Tanzania Northern Circuit Wildlife & Birding Safari: Another full day Tarangire National Park

Day 10 of the 10 Days Tanzania Northern Circuit Wildlife & Birding Safari: Drive back to Arusha & depart

Day 1 of the 10 Days Tanzania Northern Circuit Wildlife & Birding Safari: Arrival in Tanzania Upon arrival at the Airport, you are met by the representative for meet and greet session after which you will drive to Arusha for relaxation, dinner and overnight

Accommodation: Impala Hotel / Post Lodge

Day 2 of the 10 Days Tanzania Northern Circuit Wildlife & Birding Safari: Drive to Lake Manyara National Park for an afternoon game drive

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Following the morning breakfast, you embark on the transfer to the North Arusha plains for birding walks searching for dry country species. After this, you proceed to Lake Manyara National Park to arrive in the afternoon. The afternoon game drive offers possibilities of viewing a myriad of wild game including the tree climbing lions, the Wildebeest, Giraffes and 400 bird species like Flamingoes, cormorants, pelicans along with storks. The park features Migratory birds in November and April.

Accommodation:

Upmarket / Luxury: Lake Manyara Serena Safari Lodge

Midrange / Standard: Manyara Kirurumu Camp

Budget / Basic: Manyara Wildlife Safari Camp

Day 3 of the 10 Days Tanzania Northern Circuit Wildlife & Birding Safari: Drive to Serengeti National Park

Following breakfast, you embark on the birding transfer to Serengeti National Park arriving in the evening. The varieties of bird species include; Guinea Fowls, Sand grouses and Red necked Francolins can be explored on the way to the lodge.

Accommodation:

Upmarket / Luxury: Serengeti Sopa Lodge

Midrange / Standard: Serengeti Kati Kati Camp

Budget / Basic: Kijereshi Tented Camp (Bungalow)

Day 4 of the 10 Days Tanzania Northern Circuit Wildlife & Birding Safari: Full Day in Serengeti National Park

An early morning bird walk offers possibilities of viewing Tanzanian endemics in Serengeti Park namely; Grey breasted Spur fowl and Fischer’s Lovebird. Return for breakfast at the lodge after which you set out for a long day birding experience and wild game viewing. The 500 species of birds are all over for searching and exploration including Grey capped social weaver, Usambiro Barbets along with Kori Bustard and Secretary Bird.

Accommodation:

Upmarket / Luxury: Serengeti Sopa Lodge

Midrange / Standard: Serengeti Kati Kati Camp

Budget / Basic: Kijereshi Tented Camp (Bungalow)

Day 5 of the 10 Days Tanzania Northern Circuit Wildlife & Birding Safari: Another whole day in Serengeti National Park

This is dedicated for another extensive Serengeti National Park exploration viewing birds and animals. You can undertake an extensive game drive in the Seronera Area where concentration of wild game including predators like lions, cheetah, leopard and Hyenas thrive. The beautiful Kopjes and open savannah offers impressive scenic views of Serengeti landscape.

Accommodation:

Upmarket / Luxury: Serengeti Sopa Lodge

Midrange / Standard: Serengeti Kati Kati Camp

Budget / Basic: Kijereshi Tented Camp (Bungalow)

Day 6 of the 10 Days Tanzania Northern Circuit Wildlife & Birding Safari: Drive to Ngorongoro Conservation Area & do crater tour in the afternoon

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Following breakfast, embark on the transfer to Ngorongoro crater to gain possibilities of exploring the endemic Rufous tailed weaver. Other birding possibilities include viewing; lesser and greater flamingos on Magadi Soda Lake on the floor of the crater, the golden winged Sunbird and a range of raptors like Warlberg’s Eagle and Tawny Eagle may be explored.

Accommodation:

Upmarket / Luxury: Ngorongoro Serena Safari Lodge

Midrange / Standard: Rhotia Valley Tented Lodge

Budget / Basic: Karatu Simba Lodge

Day 7 of the 10 Days Tanzania Northern Circuit Wildlife & Birding Safari: Game drive in Ngorongoro Conservation Crater & proceed to Tarangire National Park After breakfast, embark on the transfer to Tarangire National Park where you have possibilities of exploring the Tanzanian endemics like Yellow collard Lovebird, Ashy Stirling and Rufous Tailed weaver among other species.

Accommodation:

Upmarket / Luxury: Tarangire Sopa Lodge

Midrange / Standard: Tarangire Kirurumu Camp

Budget / Basic: Roika Tented Lodge

Day 8 of the 10 Days Tanzania Northern Circuit Wildlife & Birding Safari: Whole day in Tarangire National Park

This is dedicated for extensive birding experience along the Tarangire River banks gaining possibilities of viewing Red fronted Parrot, Magpie Shrike and Red fronted Tinker bird among other species.

Accommodation:

Upmarket / Luxury: Tarangire Sopa Lodge

Midrange / Standard: Tarangire Kirurumu Camp

Budget / Basic: Roika Tented Lodge

Day 9 of the 10 Days Tanzania Northern Circuit Wildlife & Birding Safari: Another full day Tarangire National Park

The morning is dedicated for a cultural walk in the Maasai villages exploring their local traditions. The Maasai are re-known nomadic tribal group whose lifeline has been cattle keeping for centuries of years past. They have beautiful body adornment, art and craft and impressive Manyattas. The afternoon is spent birding around the lodge. You can spend the evening running through the bird check list.

Accommodation:

Upmarket / Luxury: Tarangire Sopa Lodge

Midrange / Standard: Tarangire Kirurumu Camp

Budget / Basic: Roika Tented Lodge

Day 10 of the 10 Days Tanzania Northern Circuit Wildlife & Birding Safari: Drive back to Arusha & depart

Following breakfast, connect to Arusha to mark the end of the tour.

End of the 10 Days Tanzania Northern Circuit Wildlife & Birding Safari

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