Arusha – Lake Manyara (130kms, 2 hours)

Depart from the hotel at around 0800 Proceed for a full day game drive in Manyara National Park.

Lake Manyara National park is on the base of the rift Valley which stretches 50 km along the base of the rusty-gold 600-metre high Rift Valley escarpment. Lake Manyara is a scenic gem, with a setting extolled by Ernest Hemingway as 'the loveliest I had seen in Africa'. Some animals found in the park include buffalo, elephants, leopards, baboons, impala, giraffes, zebra and wildebeest.

Lake Manyara occupies roughly 70% of the park which contains over 400 bird species – a paradise for the ornithologist.

16h00 return to the Hotel