SHORT ITINERARIES

3 DAYS CLASSIC SERENGETI SAFARI

Tanzania is a safari paradise with stunning scenery, abundant wildlife and diverse cultures. This tour will take you to Ngorongoro Crater where you can enjoy its blue-green vistas and unparalleled concentration of wildlife; Serengeti, a UNESCO world heritage site and home to various wildlife, including lions, cheetahs and at certain times of the year, the wildebeest migration.

Day 1 Arusha – Serengeti

You will be picked up from your hotel in Arusha, and from there we drive to Serengeti National Park, arriving in time for lunch and then afternoon game drive thereafter.

Meals: Lunch, Dinner and Breakfast

Accommodation: Mbugani Camps

Day 2 – Serengeti Plains

Today is dedicated to a full day game drive along Serengeti plains- home to elusive lions, leopards, elephants, cheetah, buffalo, zebra, wildebeest, eland, wild dog, gazelles, and crocodiles among others.

Meals: Lunch, Dinner and Breakfast
Accommodation: Mbugani Camps

Day 3 – Ngorongoro Crater – Arusha

We rise early and drive to Ngorongoro for the crater tour. In the afternoon, we head back to Arusha and arrive in the evening where you will be dropped off at your hotel.

Meals: Lunch
Accommodation: Accommodation can be arranged for an extra cost.

5 DAYS MID RANGE TANZANIA SAFARI

This amazing safari made affordable through cheaper camping options will take you to unparalleled concentration of wildlife including the Serengeti national park, the most famous park in Tanzania and where you can witness the famed Great Wildebeest Migration from July to October; Tarangire National Park, known for Tarangire river which flows all year round; and Ngorongoro Crater, which is home to an abundant wildlife such as lions and cheetahs.

Day 1 – Tarangire National Park

We will pick you up from your accommodation in Arusha and drive to Tarangire National park. One of the largest national park in Tanzania located in Manyara region, this park is especially known for Tarangire river which flows all year round and the only source of water for wild animals during dry seasons.

Meals: Lunch, Dinner and Breakfast
Accommodation: Osupuko Lodge

Day 2 – 3 Central Serengeti National Park

After breakfast, we will drive to Serengeti National Park in the Central Seronera. This park is well known for its healthy stock of resident wildlife, particularly the “Big Five”: Lion, Leopard, Elephant, Rhino and Buffalo.

Lions: Serengeti is believed to hold the largest population of lions in Africa due in part to the abundance of prey species. More than 3,000 lions live in this ecosystem.

African Leopard: These reclusive predators are commonly seen in the Seronera region but are present throughout the national park with a population of around 1,000.

Serengeti, a UNESCO world heritage site is home to around 200,000 zebras, and 300,000 Thomson’s gazelle joining the wildebeest’s trek for fresh grazing. Listen to the exotic sounds of over 6 million hooves pounding the open plains of Serengeti just like how you imagined African wild life to be.

Meals: Lunch, Dinner and Breakfast
Accommodation: Tanzania Bush Camps

Day 4 – Ngorongoro Crater

After breakfast, we will leave for an early morning drive to Ngorongoro Conservation Area for a game drive. This is another UNESCO World Heritage Site located west of Arusha in the crater highlands of Tanzania. This area is named after Ngorongoro Crater, the world’s largest caldera. The stunning landscape of Ngorongoro with its vast expanses of highland plains and concentration of wildlife of some 25,000 animals makes this place one of the most exotic natural wonders on earth.

Meals: Dinner, Breakfast and Lunch
Accommodation: Rhino Lodge

Day 5 – Lake Manyara National Park

After breakfast, we will drive to Lake Manyara via Maasai village. The Park derives its name from the Maasai word Manyara, which is the name for the plant Euphorbia Tirucalli, a plant the Maasai people use to grow livestock stockades. Manyara produce a stockproof hedge, which is very durable among other similar kinds. A specimen of Euphorbia tirucalli can be found at the entrance of the gate.

The Great Rift Valley belong in the faultline in the earth’s crust which stretches 8,000 kilometers (4,971 miles) from Turkey to the mouth of the Zambezi River in Mozambique. The fault is so massive that when astronauts landed on the moon the Rift Valley was clearly visible to them. In the afternoon, you will be driven either back to Arusha of to Kilimanjaro International Airport to catch your flight back home.

Meals: Lunch
Accommodation: Can be arranged at an extra cost