3 Days Trekking Oldonyo Lengai
3 Days Trekking Oldonyo Lengai will take you to South of Lake Natron in the eastern rift valley of North Tanzania, The ascent of Oldoinyo Lengai is demanding on account of the day time heat, lack of water, steep and unstable slopes of ash and crumbly rocks. An early start is recommended and the best approach is from the west where the morning sun can be avoided for a while.
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Day 1:Safari from Arusha to Lake Natron
Depart Arusha after breakfast and drive to Lake Natron. This will mark the start of 3 Days Trekking oldonyo lengai. Enjoy a picnic lunch and visit NgareSero Waterfalls which descend from the Nguruman Escarpment west of Lake Natron.
Day 2: Lake Natron Tour
After a delicious breakfast drive to Lake Natron, an alkaline lake that serves as the principal breeding site for three-quarters of the world’s population of Lesser Flamingos. After a tour and activities at Lake Natron we will return to camp for some much needed rest prior to our trek tonight. Just before midnight we will begin our trek.
Day 3: Descending from Oldonyo Lengai
Escorted by an experienced Maasai guide, your climb will take 5 to 6 hours whereby you will reach the summit in time to witness the amazing sunrise as it illuminates the Great Rift Valley. After exploring the peak you will head back down the mountain to the base where your driver will be waiting for you to take you back to the camp in time much needed rest. We depart for Arusha before lunch and enjoy a picnic en-route. We arrive in Arusha in the early evening where 3 Days Trekking Oldonyo lengai tour will end up upon arrival.
In 3 Days Trekking oldonyo lengai tour you should consider the following
- Sun hat
- head torch
- buff or lightweight neck gaiter (for keeping out dust)
- rain shell
- light fleece
- long sleeve t shirt x 2
- hiking trousers (zip off style are recommended so you have shorts too)
- waterproof trousers
- socks x 3 pairs
- hiking shoes preferably with some decent ankle support
- teva or flip flops for in camp
- walking poles
- gaiters for those that have low cut hiking shoes
- water bottles x 3 enough to hold 3 Liters
- DAY 1: Lake Natron Tented Campsite
- DAY 2: Lake Natron Tented Campsite
- DAY 3: Out Post Lodge