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MKCTC 301: 03 DAYS NGORONGORO CRATER SAFARI
Day 01: ARUSHA | NGORONGORO
Depart Arusha in the morning arriving Ngorongoro National Park in time for lunch. We descend 2000 ft. to the crater floor in search of wildlife. Overnight at Campsite outside the crater, L,D
 
Day 02: NGORONGORO
Breakfast and depart with picnic lunch for a full day crater tour. Explore the crater which harbours great concentration of wild game. Return to the campsite for dinner and overnight, B,L,D
 
Day 03: NGORONGORO | ARUSHA
An early morning game drive. After breakfast drive back to Arusha, B.
 
MKCTC 302: 03 DAYS NGORONGORO | LAKE MANYARA   SAFARI
Day 01: ARUSHA | NGORONGORO
Leave Arusha in the morning and proceed to Ngorongoro arriving in time for lunch. Afternoon game drive in the crater. Dinner and overnight at campsite, L,D.
 
Day 02: NGORONGORO
After breakfast leave with picnic lunch for Lake Manyara. Afternoon game drive in the park. Dinner and overnight at campsite, B,L,D.
 
Day 03: NGORONGORO | ARUSHA
After breakfast return to Arusha, B.

 

 


 
     

 
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Mt.Kenya

Mount Kenya is Africa’s second highest mountain at 5,199m (17,058 feet) and the highest of all Kenya Mountains. Mount Kenya is roughly circular, about 60km across at the 200mm contour, where the steep font hills rise out of the gentler slopes of the centered highlands. At the centre of the massif, the main peaks rise sharply from around 4,500m to the main summit of Batian 5,199m, Nelion 5,188m and point Lenana 4,985m. Other major summits on the mountain include Point Piggott 4,957m, Point Dutton 4,885 and Point John 4,883m. Of the three main peaks (Batian, Lenana and Nelion), only point Lenana can be reached by trekkers and the other two being only for technical climbers.

Africa's highest mountain, Mount Kilimanjaro stands on featureless part of the East African plateau, on the Tanzanian side of the Kenya border near Moshi, side by side with the smaller Mount Meru. These mountains are extinct volcanoes, with Kilimanjaro actually being the agglomeration of three distinct volcanoes, Kibo (5896m/ 19,340 ft), Mwenzi (5,149 / 16,896 ft) and Shira (3,962m / 13,000 ft). whose violent creation is geologically associated with the creation of the Great Rift Valley, 100km to the West.

Mount Meru is Mount Kilimanjaro's little sister, standing at 4,566m compared to 5,895m, but is still an impressive freestanding volcano, which makes a superb four day climb to the top. It last erupted in 1910 therefore can be classified as an active volcano. The first Mount Meru ascent was made by Dr. Fritz Jaeger, 1904. The town of Arusha lies at the base of Mount Meru Trekking, loads of trek companies do this trek. Wild animals are frequently found on this mountain therefore an armed ranger usually accompanies the trekkers.