Day 01: Flight Arusha to Lake Manyara Airstrip – Ngorongoro Crater – Game drive – Ndutu Plains.
Early breakfast, 06h00 AM morning meet and greet and 06h20 AM pick up and transfer the short distance to Arusha Airport in time for flight to Manyara Airstrip at 08h00 and arrive Manyara Airstrip at 08h25 AM. Met by your private guide and drive to Ngorongoro Crater (45- minutes) for half day tour the Crater during a wonderful game drive (with a picnic lunch) inside the Ngorongoro Crater often described as one of the wonders of the world. It is one of the few places where the rare black rhino can be observed in their natural setting. As very few animals migrate in and out of the crater with its 2000 ft high walls, you can expect to see lions, elephants, zebras, hippos, flamingos, jackals, rhinos, antelopes, many birds and other species. With a bit of luck, the ‘Big Five’ can be spotted during one game drive only. Leave the Crater and proceed to Ndutu Plains is expected have a dense concentration of migratory herds from as it hosts the highly anticipated calving season. With the gathering of the Great Migration along with thousands of baby calves born every day, predators such as lion, cheetah, leopard, and hyena will also follow in a desperate fight for survival. Be alert for the striped hyena, a rare carnivore that prefers the Ndutu area and often spotted at dusk or dawn. Dinner and overnight at Asanja Moru Luxury Bush Camp.