The crater is very beautiful and animals are more active early in the morning. You can decide to have breakfast at the hotel or depart with a packed breakfast and packed lunch. Please, let your safari guide know what you would like to do.

Today you will descend into the crater which is 600 meters and experience the true spirit of Africa, the Africa of bygone days! You will explore the crater which is the permanent home of numerous wildlife populations. It has as Africa’s “Garden of Eden”. From the comfort of your 4 x 4 vehicle crafted exclusively for game viewing, you will have an opportunity to spot the  Big Five – the elephant, the buffalo, the leopard, the black mane lion and the rare black rhino.  You will also see hyenas, jackals, flamingos and the yawning hippos. Get ready to enjoy a delightful picnic lunch in the heart of this ancient volcanic crater close to the hippo pool. There will also be an early evening drive to Maramboi Tented Lodge for dinner and your overnight stay.

Maramboi is located close to lake Manyara, it is a beautiful place to stay as harmless animals like zebras,  , warthogs, wildebeest and many other animals often frequent the lodge as they eat grass . You will like this place!