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TANZANIA SAFARIS - 2 Days Tanzania Lodge Safaris

MKCTL 201:  02 days Tarangire Lodge Safaris
Departs daily at 09.30 hrs.

 

Day 1. Arusha - Tarangire
Distance: 120 km ( 2 hrs.) Morning drive to the South. Lunch at the Lodge. Afternoon game drive in the home of the best elephant population in the North of the Country. Dinner & overnight at Tarangire Sopa Lodge, L,D.

 

Day 2. Tarangire - Arusha
Early morning game drive. After breakfast, return to Arusha, B

 

ASST 202: 02 days Ngorongoro Lodge Safaris

Departs daily at 14.00 hrs.

Day 1. Arusha - Ngorongoro
Distance: 190 km (4 hrs) Afternoon drive to Ngorongoro Crater Conservation Area crossing on the way the small villages of Mto Wam Boo and Karatu. Dinner & overnight at Ngorongoro Sopa Lodge, L,D

 

Day 2. Ngorongoro
Breakfast and departure for a full day of game viewing on the crater floor of one of Africa s true wonders of nature, home of rhino, elephant and lion coexisting with a large variety of antelopes. Picnic lunch. Dinner & overnight at the Lodge, B,L,D.

 

Day 3. 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.