2 Days Safari Itinerary to Lake Manyara and Tarangire

Embark on a Thrilling 2 Days Safari Itinerary to Lake Manyara and Tarangire with Lyimo Expeditions

Welcome to Lyimo Expeditions, your premier tour operator based in the heart of Tanzania! Are you ready to dive into a safari adventure that takes you through sprawling savannas, lush forests, and sparkling lakes? Our 2 Days Safari Itinerary to Lake Manyara and Tarangire is designed to provide an unforgettable experience in the wild. With our expert guides, comfortable vehicles, and passion for wildlife, we’ll ensure every moment is magical.

Day 1: Discover the Enchanting Lake Manyara National Park

Early Morning Departure

Your adventure begins bright and early as we pick you up from your hotel in Arusha. The excitement is palpable as you leave behind the bustling town and head towards Lake Manyara National Park. Our drive takes approximately two hours, giving you ample time to enjoy the picturesque landscapes and spot local villages along the way.

Arrival at Lake Manyara National Park

Upon arrival, you’ll be greeted by an expanse of lush, green vegetation and the shimmering waters of Lake Manyara. Renowned for its vibrant birdlife, dense forests, and unique tree-climbing lions, this park is a hidden gem.

Game Drive

We embark on our first game drive of the day. Keep your cameras ready as you might encounter elephants strolling through the woodlands, hippos lounging in the water, and flamingos painting the lake pink. Our knowledgeable guides will share fascinating insights about the flora and fauna, making this experience both educational and exhilarating.

Picnic Lunch with a View

After a thrilling morning of wildlife spotting, we take a break for a delightful picnic lunch. Imagine savoring delicious local cuisine while surrounded by nature, the lake providing a serene backdrop.

Afternoon Game Drive

Post-lunch, we continue exploring the park. The afternoon light casts a golden hue over the landscape, perfect for photography. Watch as giraffes gracefully munch on acacia leaves, zebras graze in the open plains, and baboons playfully interact.

Evening Relaxation at Your Lodge

As the sun sets, we drive to a charming lodge near the park where you can unwind and savor a hearty dinner. The lodge offers comfortable accommodations to recharge for the next day’s adventure. Listen to the distant sounds of the wild as you drift into a restful sleep, excited for what lies ahead.

Day 2: Explore the Majestic Tarangire National Park

Sunrise Departure

After a refreshing sleep and a hearty breakfast, we set off for Tarangire National Park, a mere two-hour drive from Lake Manyara. Known for its ancient baobab trees and large elephant herds, Tarangire is a must-visit for wildlife enthusiasts.

Arrival at Tarangire National Park

As you enter Tarangire, be prepared to witness the raw beauty of Tanzania’s wilderness. The park’s landscape is distinct, characterized by rolling hills, swamps, and the life-giving Tarangire River.

Morning Game Drive

Our morning game drive takes us through varied terrains. Spot elephants bathing in the river, lions lounging under the shade, and warthogs scampering through the grass. Tarangire is also home to over 550 bird species, making it a bird-watcher’s paradise.

Visit to the Tarangire River

One of the highlights of Tarangire is the Tarangire River, which acts as a magnet for wildlife, especially during the dry season. Watch as animals gather around the river, creating a dynamic and bustling scene. The riverbanks teem with activity, offering spectacular photographic opportunities.

Sumptuous Bush Lunch

Experience a unique bush lunch set up under the shade of a giant baobab tree. Enjoy freshly prepared meals while soaking in the tranquil ambiance and panoramic views.

Afternoon Game Drive

The adventure continues with an afternoon game drive. Tarangire’s diverse ecosystems mean every turn delivers a new surprise. Look out for cheetahs sprinting across the plains, leopards lounging in trees, and large herds of buffalo.

Return to Arusha

As the day comes to an end, we embark on our journey back to Arusha. Reflect on the incredible sights and sounds you’ve experienced over the past two days. We will drop you off at your hotel or the airport, depending on your travel plans.

Why Choose Lyimo Expeditions?

At Lyimo Expeditions, we pride ourselves on delivering exceptional safari experiences tailored to your interests. Here’s why you should book your Tanzania tours and safaris with us:

  • Expert Guides: Our guides are passionate about wildlife and have extensive knowledge of Tanzania’s national parks. They are skilled at spotting animals and providing insightful information, ensuring an enriching safari experience.

  • Comfortable Vehicles: Travel in style and comfort with our well-maintained 4×4 safari vehicles. Each vehicle is equipped with pop-up roofs for optimal game viewing and photography.

  • Personalized Service: We offer personalized itineraries and pay attention to every detail, ensuring your safari is seamless and memorable.

  • Commitment to Sustainability: We are dedicated to responsible tourism. Our practices aim to minimize environmental impact and support local communities.

  • Excellent Reviews: Don’t just take our word for it. Our clients rave about their experiences with us, and we have numerous positive testimonials to back it up.

Book Your Safari Adventure Today!

Don’t miss out on this incredible opportunity to experience the wonders of Lake Manyara and Tarangire National Parks. Whether you’re a seasoned traveler or embarking on your first safari, Lyimo Expeditions guarantees an adventure filled with awe and wonder.

Contact us today to book your 2 Days Safari Itinerary. Reach us at info@lyimoexpeditionskilimanjaro.com or call us at +255718442953. Our friendly team is ready to assist you in planning your dream safari.

Embark on this journey with Lyimo Expeditions, and create memories that will last a lifetime. Adventure awaits!

Frequently Asked Questions

What should I pack for the safari?

We recommend bringing comfortable clothing in neutral colors, a hat, sunglasses, sunscreen, binoculars, a camera, and any personal medication. Also, bring a light jacket for early mornings and evenings.

Is this safari suitable for children?

Yes, our 2 Days Safari Itinerary is family-friendly. However, we recommend discussing any specific needs or concerns with us in advance.

What is the best time of year to visit?

Tanzania offers excellent safari experiences year-round. However, the dry season (June to October) is particularly great for wildlife viewing as animals gather around water sources.

Are vegetarian or special dietary meals available?

Absolutely! Please inform us of any dietary requirements when booking, and we will ensure your needs are met.

We look forward to welcoming you to the wild heart of Tanzania. Let’s make your safari dreams come true with Lyimo Expeditions!