Tanzania Birding Safaris
Tanzania Birding Safari: Tanzania is a mind-blowing destination for birders. Other than Lake Manyara and Arusha National Parks which are renowned for water winged animals and other savannah and timberland species, all the redirection parks in Tanzania have a baffling bundle of birdlife including Eurasian strays.
The most enthralling part is that the birdlife may change from park to park subordinate upon districts giving a dynamically lavish review appreciation to the birder. It might be imperative to find that more than 1,130 obvious sorts of flying animals have been recorded in Tanzania – the best number in Africa second just to the Democratic Republic of Congo.
This 7 Days Tanzania bird watching safari will take you to best bird-watching destinations in Tanzania such as Lake Manyara Lake Eyasi, Tarangire, Ngorongoro crater & Serengeti
Day 1: Transfer to Lake Manyara:
After breakfast, head to Lake Manyara which is known for a bird landing site. The lake, and because it does not have an outlet. It is a very good habitat for flamingoes and many other water birds that are attracted by the white soda in the lake. The birds and Tanzania Birding Safari that you are likely to find in this area include; Ash starling, Gray-headed kingfisher, Palm-nut vulture, Pangani longclaw, Peter’s twin sport, Raptors, Silvery-cheeked hornbill, spotted morning thrush, Yellow-collared lovebird. The Lake enriched animals like the buffalos, Cape clawless otter, cheetahs, Egyptian mongoose, elephants, giraffes, hippos, impalas, leopards, lions, short-eared galagos (or bush babies), warthogs and wildebeest dinner and overnight lodge outside Lake Manyara National park
Day 2, 3 & 4: Transfer to Serengeti National Park:
This day is very interesting because you learn a lot about Tanzania Birding Safari. After your breakfast, you will enjoy two game drive for the whole morning and afternoon, with a lunch break for refreshments and a short relaxation at the lodge or campsite. At Serengeti National Park, you will be in a position to view all the big five and other animals like the zebras, gazelle, antelopes, wildebeest, and a few carnivores like the lions, leopards, hyenas, and cheaters. Note that animals like wildebeest and zebras do migrate in June and July. Dinner and overnight lodge
Day 5: Tarangire National Park:
Breakfast and then drive to Tarangire National Park, which lies to the south of the large open grass plains of southern Maasailand and the best-kept secret on the northern safari circuit. See panoramas of wide savannah grasslands dotted with open acacia woodland studded with large Baobab trees, a heard of animals like -buffalo, cheetah, dik-dik, dwarf mongoose, elephants, fringe-eared Oryx (antelope), gazelles, giraffes, hartebeest, hyenas, impala, jackals, leopards, lions, long-necked gerenuk (antelope), ostrich, pythons, Vervet monkey, warthogs, waterbucks, wildebeest, and zebra. Dinner and overnight at Tarangire Safari lodge
DAY 6: Lake Eyasi
Famous for the Hadzabe and Datoga tribes, the last Bushmen in the area. You wake up early to hunt with the Hadzabe Bushmen and then head back to camp/lodge for breakfast. After breakfast you do nature bird-watch in the area, including walking nearby Lake Eyasi in the afternoon you drive to Ngorongoro crater rim for overnight at the Tindiga tented lodge
Day 7: Ngorongoro Crater to Arusha
Breakfast, head down to Ngorongoro crater, a natural wonder, an extinct Volcano that collapsed around 25 million years ago thus forming a vast super bowl where almost every game can be spotted. At the top of the crater, you will see animals like buffalos, Zebras, wildebeest, gazelle that depend on the open grasslands in the crater, as they graze, the predators are also in the corner waiting to get their share. Carnivores include; the black-manned lion, the leopard, and hyena. See a soda lake that attracts countless water birds like flamingoes, a favorite place for carnivores to kill. Because you take a long time viewing the beautiful wild, it’s advisable to carry a packed lunch en-route. Transfer to Arusha for, dinner and overnight.
- The government imposed an increase in park fees and/or taxes
- Park fees (for non-residents)
- All activities (unless labeled as optional)
- Meals (as specified in the day-by-day section)
- Drinking water (on all days)
- All accommodation (unless listed as upgrade)
- Round-trip airport transfer
- A professional driver/guide
- All transportation (unless labeled as optional)
- All Taxes/VAT
- 2nigts before and after your safaris
- Pick Up and Drop off at the airport (Kilimanjaro/Arusha/Nairobi)
- Accommodation on the last day
- International flights (from/to home)
- Tips (tipping guideline US$10.00 pp per day)
- Personal items (souvenirs, travel insurance, visa fees, etc.