Our 1 day Safari tour, travel and other trekking packages was designed to offer visitors, with a free day on hand, a choice between four different (Arusha, Lake Manyara,Ngorongoro Crater or Tarangire) 1-day wildlife safaris.
Do you have a free day, maybe before a Kilimanjaro trekking adventure, or are you waiting for a flight to your next destination? These 1-day African safaris and tours provide just the answer for you, to get a brief but unforgettable African wildlife safari experience in one of these four Tanzanian National Parks. Packages for our 1-day safaris, tours, travel or even photographic safaris to any of the above mentioned four Tanzanian National Parks can be arranged to start from Moshi/Arusha town.
Non game-viewing travel time: 1 hour
Distance: 75 km
After breakfast you are met by our professional tour guide/driver, who will deliver a short safari info briefing, after which we travel to the Arusha National Park. This small but beautiful Tanzanian National Park is the closest national park to both the famous Arusha “safari town” (40 km) as well as the Kilimanjaro International Airport, thus making it ideal for 1-day safaris or tours. Not only is the animal life in the park abundant, but it is also one of the most beautiful and topographically varied parks in Tanzania. The park’s three most significant features include the rugged Mount Meru (Tanzania’s second highest peak at 4566m), the notably different colored Momela Lakes, and the 3km wide Ngurdoto Crater, which was formed about fifteen million years ago!
You will enjoy a picnic lunch inside the park and do a morning and afternoon game drive, visiting both the Momela Lakes and the Ngurdoto Crater. Wildlife which could be seen include African buffalos, elephants, hippos, giraffe, warthogs, antelopes, zebras, blue monkeys and sometimes a rare leopard or hyena. Late afternoon we depart for Arusha/Moshi where we will end our safari adventure.You will be taken to your hotel, which ends our tour package services.
Non game-viewing travel time: 4.5 hours
After breakfast you are met by our professional tour guide/driver, who will deliver a short safari info briefing, after which we travel west to the Great Rift Valley and the Lake Manyara National Park. We will travel through the agricultural and fresh produce market town of Mto Wa Mbu, which is situated next to the entrance of the Lake Manyara National Park. The town is a souvenir hunters paradise, harboring thousands souvenir salesmen – ready to pounce at your slightest invitation. The Lake Manyara National Park is one of Tanzania’s most dramatically located African wildlife areas, consisting of a massive but shallow soda lake (covering two-thirds of the park) at the foot of the Great Rift Valley’s western escarpment. The park’s varied habitat attracts a wide variety of animals, including one of Africa’s densely populated African elephants herds, Lake Manyara’s famous tree-climbing lions, as well as large flocks of flamingos, attracted by the algae in the lake.You will enjoy a picnic lunch inside the park and do two exciting morning and afternoon game drives, in search of the tree-climbing lions. Late afternoon we depart for Arusha/Moshi from Lake Manyara where we will end our safari adventure. You will be taken to your hotel, which ends our tour packages services.
Non game-viewing travel time: 4 hours
After breakfast you are met by our professional tour guide/driver, who will deliver a short safari info briefing, after which we travel east to the Tarangire National Park. The park runs along the line of the Tarangire River and is mainly made up of low-lying hills on the Great Rift Valley floor. Its natural vegetation mainly consists of Acacia woodland and giant African Baobab trees, with huge swamp areas in the south. Both the river and the swamps act like a magnet for wild animals, during Tanzania’s dry season. The Tarangire National Park is reputed to contain some of the largest elephant herds in Africa. We will enjoy a picnic lunch inside the park and do two exciting morning and afternoon game drives, along the Tarangire River. Late afternoon we depart for Arusha/Moshi where we will end our safari adventure.You will be taken to your hotel, which ends our tour packages services.
Non game-viewing travel time: 5 hours
After breakfast you will meet your driver guide for safari briefing. After a short discussion you will start your safari to Ngorongoro Conservation Area. You will pass Mto Wa Mbu village, Lake Manyara National Park,you will have a short break at Lake Manyara view point,taking some pictures and you’ll see how the park is beautiful,Also you’ll pass through Karatu the last town before you reach the Loduare Gate. Ngorongoro crater is situated within the Ngorongoro Conservation Area Authority and has been recorded as 8th wonders of the word for its beauty and amazing landscape.
Upon your arrival you will start with a place known as view point whereby you can see the entire crater floor after having all the authority formalities. Our safari will take us to descend to the crater floor about 660 meters with our picnic lunch for a full day game drive. The crater is famous for its permanent staying wildlife within the crater floor; this is due to the permanent water and green pasture that the crater has. Ngorongoro crater has varieties of attraction which include the hot springs, alcsline lake,vegetation, wildlife and birdlife. The wildlife which stays in the crater floor include, buffalo, lion,hippos, cheetah, elephant, wildebeest, zebra, rare black rhino, waterbuck, warthog a few just to mention. The crater also accommodates numerous numbers of birdlife migratory and resident birdlife round the year sending much time to the alkaline lakes that crater floor owns. Whoever visit Ngorongoro crater has never regretted for what he/she did rather having fun and a history of his/her lifetime. Later in the afternoon we ascend the crater floor ready for depart to Moshi where we will end our package service.