Are you looking for something to do for Easter in 2018? Well, you have come to the right place. The Green Ranger Safaris team would love to welcome you all to the Easter Excellence Ngorongoro Crater & Tarangire Safari Mar 30th – Apr 2nd, 2018. This will be a 4-day scenic safari adventure that will enable you to experience this magnificent World Heritage Site.
Dates: March 30th – April 2nd, 2018 (4 days)
Meeting Time: 7:00 am
Meeting Venue: City Market – near the I&M building.
Shortly before departure which is scheduled for 7:30 am, there will be introductions and a short briefing.
Kenyan Citizens: KES 24,000/= Per Person (one person per room)
Kenyan Citizen Couples: KES 46,000/=
Kenyan Residents and Non Residents: USD 480 per person (one person per room)
Kenyan Resident and Non-Resident Couples: USD 940
A deposit is required to confirm your space.
Individuals: KES 8,000/=
Couples: KES 16,000/=
The deposit requested caters for third-party financial logistics and is non-refundable.
Balance to be paid by 25th March 2018
Price covers the following:
✓ Meals (breakfast, lunch and dinner)
✓ Park fees
✓ Game drives
✓ Accommodation (one person per room)
✓ 4×4 Ngorongoro game drive Land Cruizers
Price does not cover the following:
× Lunch on day one
× Extra activities eg swimming
× Extra mineral water
Safaricom MPESA: Buy Goods – Till Number: 794244 (Green Ranger Safaris)
MPesa Direct Number: +254 721 955 202
Bank Transfer: Bank details will be given upon request.
We will stay at the Panorama Lodge in Tanzania in cozy little rooms called igloos.
The following items are essential:
* Valid Passport
* Yellow Fever Certificate
* Travel insurance (Recommended)
* VISA for Kenyan Residents and Non Residents
* Medication in case of a pre-existing medical condition (inform us in advance)
* Pocket money
Here are some other things you should carry (try to pack light):
+ Extra mineral/drinking water
+ Torch, camera, binoculars, hat, sunscreen etc
+ White clothes for Salsa dance
+ Cultural-wear for cultural night
+ Clothing for both warm weather and cold weather (at night)
+ Personal items, toiletries, snacks etc
✓ Ngorongoro Crater has approximately 30,000 to 40,000 birds and animals.
✓ Ngorongoro Crater sees approximately 450,000 tourists every year.
✓ The crater became a UNESCO World Heritage Site in 1979.
✓ ‘Ngorongoro Crater’ is also known as the ‘Garden of Eden’.
✓ At the centre of the Crater lies a salt-water lake named ‘Makat’ or ‘Magadi’, and to the east is a spring named ‘Ngoitokitok’ Spring.
✓ Tarangire National Park is about 1,100 square miles in size.
✓ Tarangire National Park is Tanzania’s sixth largest park.
✓ Tree-climbing lions are common in Tarangire National Park.
✓ The best time to visit the park is between June and October.
✓ A white giraffe was spotted in Tarangire National Park in 2015.
7:30 am: Departure from Nairobi. Expected time of arrival in Arusha is 1:00 pm.
1:00 pm: Stop Over at the AIM Mall for lunch, which is own catering.
1:30 pm: Proceed with our journey to arrive at the Superb Panorama Camp Site at 4:00 pm.
4:00 pm: Check-in.
5:00 pm: Light exercises and bonding games.
7:00 pm: Yummy dinner.
8:30 pm – 9:30 pm: Salsa and other Latino Dances – all White theme.
7:00 am: Breakfast.
7:30 am: Departure for the Ngorongoro Crater Safari, we will use Tanzanian 4×4 Land Cruizers.
8:00 am: Arrival at the world-renowned Ngorongoro Crater. We will have a brief photo session to appreciate nature at the rim of the crater and then proceed down into the Crater for a magnificent game drive. It’s a World Heritage Site, the world’s largest inactive, intact, and unfilled volcanic caldera. The crater, which formed when a large volcano exploded and collapsed on itself two to three million years ago, is 610 m (2,000 ft) deep.
There is a high abundance of grazers and predators as well. Approximately 25,000 large animals, mostly ungulates, live in the crater. Large animals in the crater include the Rhinos, Buffalo the Hippos. Additionally, birdlife is very prolific and you will truly enjoy yourself. Indeed, it’s a Bird Watchers’ paradise.
1:00 pm: Delicious Packed Lunch.
2:00 pm: We proceed with our wonderful game drive in the famous Ngorongoro Crater. We will have a memorable afternoon game drive searching for the elusive Leopard and other cats. For the bird watchers, this is a superb opportunity to sample the rich birdlife. We will start our journey back to our lovely temporary home to relax and enjoy the evening.
3:00 pm: Visit the Arusha Gemstones Centre.
3:30 pm: Swimming at Serena Hotel Lake Manyara or another hotel around Mto wa Mbu.
5:30 pm: Arrival at the marvelous Panorama Lodge.
7:00 pm: Yummy dinner.
8:30 pm: Cultural experience and mesmerizing camp fire.
7:00 am: Luscious breakfast.
8:00 am: Visit to Tarangire National Park for a 4-hour splendid game drive.
2:00 pm: Hot late lunch at the Panorama Lodge.
3:00 pm: Swimming (optional) and relaxing.
7:00 pm: Delicious dinner.
8:30 pm: Zumba fitness.
8:30 pm: For those who would like to sample the nightlife in Mto wa Mbu, we will have a local guide show you around.
8:00 am – 10:00 am: Yummy breakfast.
10:30 am: Departure from Panorama Camp Site.
11:00 am: Visit to the Arusha Cultural Heritage Centre.
12:00 pm: Departure for Nairobi. Expected time of arrival in Nairobi is 7:00 pm, with sweet memories to cherish for a lifetime.