General

This unforgettable Tanzanian safari journey will take you to the Ngorongoro Crater, featuring one of the highest concentrations of game in Africa,  Serengeti National Park the heart of wild Africa and Lake Manyara National Park Tanzania’s most dramatically located wildlife areas, consisting of a shallow but huge soda lake at the foot of the Great Rift Valley’s western escarpment.

Arrival Day

You will be met by one of our driver guide at the airport or bus stop and drive you to the Hotel in Arusha or Moshi. But if you are here already, then we always organize a guide to meet you at your location. Once in the Hotel you will be delivered with tour briefing by our professional guides then relax and get ready for the next day.

Day 1

Arusha – Lake Manyara National Park

You’ll be picked up from your hotel in Arusha in the morning and depart for Lake Manyara National park for a picnic lunch and game drive. This national park is one of Tanzania’s most dramatically located wildlife areas, consisting of a massive but shallow soda lake (covering two-thirds of the park), located at the foot of the Great Rift Valley’s western escarpment.

Accommodation: Bougainvillea Safari Lodge (B, L, D)

Day 2

Lake Manyara – Serengeti Plains

After breakfast, depart for Serengeti National Park, with an en-route game drive. Have a picnic lunch and a short afternoon game drive in Serengeti Park.

Accommodation: Serengeti Katikati Tented Lodge (B, L, D)

Day 3

Explore Serengeti

After breakfast full, you’ll have a full day in Serengeti National Park, with early morning, mid-day and afternoon game drives.

Accommodation: Serengeti Katikati Tented Lodge (B, L, D)

Day 4

Serengeti – Ngorongoro Crater

Take an early morning game drive in Serengeti National Park, have brunch and depart for Ngorongoro Crater Rim. There will be an en-route game drive.

Accommodation: Ngorongoro Rhino Lodge (B, L, D)

Day 5

Ngorongoro Tour

Have an early breakfast, then descend into the crater floor for a game drive. Have lunch at hippo pool picnic site, then ascend to the rim and depart for Tarangire National Park.

Accommodation: Fanaka Lodge (B, L, D)

Day 6

Ngorongoro – Tarangire National Park 

After breakfast, we depart for the Tarangire National Park. The park runs along the line of the Tarangire River and is mainly made up of low-lying hills on the Great Rift Valley floor. Its natural vegetation mainly consists of Acacia woodland and giant African Baobab trees, with huge swamp areas in the south. Both the river and the swamps act like a magnet for wild animals, during Tanzania’s dry season. The Tarangire National Park is reputed to contain some of the largest elephant herds in Africa. This African National Park is also home to three rare species of animals – the Greater Kudu, the Fringed-eared Oryx, as well as a few Ashy Starlings. After a picnic lunch, we do an afternoon game drive.

Accommodation: Osupuko Lodge, Tarangire (B, L, D)

Day 7

Tarangire – Arusha

We enjoy an early morning game drive in the Tarangire National Park, followed by breakfast at the lodge. We will then transfer back to Arusha. Upon arrival in Arusha will we have lunch and then we will end our African safari adventure.

Accommodation: The African Tulip Hotel  (B, L, D)

END OF TOUR

Tour Excludes and Includes

Includes:

  • Professional Guide
  • 4×4 safari vehicle
  • Lunch Box
  • All activities detailed in the safari
  • Park entrance fees
  • Drinking water on the safari

Excludes:

  • Tips,
  • Beverages/ drinks,
  • international flights,
  • Visas,
  • Items of a personal nature,
  • Optional activities and any other extras not detailed in the above itinerary.

Available departures

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Tailor-made: This Tour can be arranged at any time to suit you and adapted to your requirements as necessary.

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Arusha

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