6 Days Ngorongoro crater, Highlands Walking Safari, Lake Natron & Manyara National Park

  • Duration: 6 Days
  • Location: Northern Tanzania
  • Price: from $

Day 1: Arusha – Ngorongoro Crater Tour

In the morning at 0830hrs drive 190km from Arusha to Ngorongoro, descend into crater floor with packed lunch for a day game drives, picnic lunch will be served in the Crater on the picnic site at Ngoitoktok swamp a hippo pool. After lunch at 1430 hrs ascend the crater and drive out to Olmoti crater rim for dinner and overnight,

Accommodation: Nainokanoka Campsite. (Special Campsite)

Day 2: Nainokanoka – Empakai

Breakfast in your camp, there after climb thru forest and descend into the shallow grass Olmoti crater with lunch box for a half day walking in the Crater. At 12hrs ascend the crater on walking for lunch in Nainokanoka Camp, after lunch drive in your 4wd vehicle to Empakai Crater rim for dinner and overnight in the campsite.

Accommodation: Camping – FB (Special Campsite)

Day 3: Empakai – Naiyobi

Breakfast in the camp, walk down from the east rim to the crater floor. It is a pristine forested crater with no roads; take an easy walk to the lake where sometimes-huge flocks of flamingo birds can be seen. Lunch on Empakai crater rim, after lunch walk along the rim to Naiyobi village. Donkeys are one of the crew accompanied with you, dinner and overnight, Naiyobi village.

Accommodation: Camping – FB. (Acacia Special Campsite)

Day 4: Naiyobi – Oldonyo-Lengai

Breakfast in the camp, then proceed with your walking with lunch en route to the base of the Mountain of God hence the name to the Maasai for dinner and overnight. At night hours start ascending the Mountain of God, an active volcanic mountain, its hot, and arduous ascend to its menacing crater. Feel strength, you can make it. The guides will advice time to leave from the peak and descend to the base for breakfast.

Day 5: Oldoinyo-Lengai – Lake Natron

Breakfast followed by walking along the rift valley to Lake Natron the Soda Lake where many water birds can be seen including Flamingo birds which breed and produce their own food on the lake-this is very interesting. You will have lunch on the way and thereafter drive to Manyara for dinner and overnight.

Accommodation:  Twiga special campsite. FB

Day 6: Manyara National Park – Arusha

Breakfast followed by half a day game drive in Manyara, before proceeding to Arusha town for drop off. You will be exhausted enough to need a long overnight sleep ready for your Zanzibar relaxation take off on the following day.

Dinner and overnight: Outpost Lodge (FB), Arusha.


Nainokanoka Campsite
Outpost Lodge Arusha

Package Includes:

  • Transport 4X4 Extended Land-cruiser with open roof, fridge, inventor batteries with power sockets
  • Park fees,
  • Accommodation, 3 meals in a day, cook, camping equipments,
  • Mineral drinking water, lunch pack,
  • English speaking cook,
  • English speaking driver guide.
  • All government taxes and levies.

Package Excludes:

  • Extras at the lodges i.e. drink, telephone, laundry, Internet etc.
  • International flight
  • Departure tax
  • Tips to drivers (highly recommended)
  • Visa, Travel Insurance
  • Arrival and departure Airport Transfers


Our services are flexible and customer - tailored. We can redesign this program according to what you want. Please tell us what your plans are and we will make it to your wish. Tell us about your budget level, accommodation choices, or anything.

Tour Program Coverage:

  • Ngorongoro crater
  • Ngorongoro Highlands Walking
  • Oldoinyo trekking
  • Lake Natron
  • Manyara National Park
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