Walking Safari In Lake Manyara National ParkAfrozone
On arrival, you will meet our charming staff with a signboard written your name, then after meeting and greetings you will drive from Kilimanjaro (JRO) or Arusha Airport (ARK) and depart to Arusha
Accommodation: Serengeti Villa or Africana Grand Hotel. (Bed and breakfast)
Kilimanjaro airport to Arusha: 50 Km (1-hour drive)
Arusha airport to Arusha city: 5 km (25 minutes drive)
After discussing your interest and choosing your trail, we will offer the price and prepare for your trip.
Short walk ( 1-4 hours)
Long walk ( 4 and above)
Walking Safari in Lake Manyara is a spectacular way to explore this magnificent national park far from ordinary. Walking safari in Lake Manyara offers you unlimited possibilities to walk on foot, discover and follow the animals usual track while enjoying the peculiar fresh air of this tiny park in the northern circuit.
Traveling in group or private, this kind of walking is a guided tour that will take you to a multitude of trails to discover wildlife, amazing landscape, panoramic view of Great Rift Valley escarpments as well as glorious flora and fauna. With us you are freely given the opportunity to choose one among the below trails and we will walk through your dreams.
Forest Hike Trail
The forest hike trail will walk you through the dense forest covered area of Lake Manyara where you are likely to encounter the marvelous primates like baboons and monkeys as well as some forest species of birds that reside in the area.
Lake shore Trail
This trail begins exactly at the hot spring which is about 38 km from the Park entrance gate. The tour will walk you through the acacia woodland of the Manyara park which accommodates a huge number of wildlife. Throughout this trail, you are likely to encounter variety of wildlife including flamingos, elephants gazelle and so much more. To put it clear, this is a most dominant trail in this park and it is most done by many walking safari enthusiasts who visit Lake Manyara.
Iyamba River Trail
This Iyamba trail, will immerse you deeper in the park, walk you through the Rocky and woody path in the area. Through the trail you are likely to spot birds like storks, pelicans, herons and the likes.
The Msara trails begin at 11km from the Park entrance gate. The trail will walk you along Msara river with a stupefying view of panoramic Great Rift Valley escapement. For a most determined beeder, it is always an amazing spot to encounter the most variety of beautiful birds.
All these trails are recommended to walk during the dry season in which the walking is mostly dry and enjoyable to walk through.
What Is Included
All meals during the safari ( lunchbox)
Pickup from the airport on arrival
Proper safari vehicle 4×4 safari jeep open roof
The service of professional bird safari guide
The escort of the armed ranger on safari to ensure safety
Hotel accommodations on arrival day at Africana grand hotel or Serengeti Villa
What Is Excluded
Items of a personal nature
Tips (20$ per person per day)
Any required visas.