Affordable Budget Camping
Experience the ‘Big Five’ areas of Tanzania on these 7 days, 6 night’s safari. Starts with Tarangire National Park, Lake Manyara National Park, Serengeti National Park, and then Ngorongoro Crater.
Duration: 7 days
Persons: min (2)
Game Parks: Tarangire NP (Tanzania),Lake Manyara NP (Tanzania),Serengeti NP (Tanzania),Ngorongoro Crater (Tanzania)
Activities: Cultural Tours, Game Drives, Wildlife Viewing
Trip Summary: The tour will take you to visit and explore 4 of the Northern parks of Tanzania for 2 nights Manyara, 2nights Serengeti and 1 night Ngorongoro. All the parks are home to small and large animals including birds and reptiles, accommodation can be at the standard 4 star lodges, luxury 5 star lodges, luxury Tented camp or budget camp
You will enjoy and experience nature, wildlife, habit and habitat of the fauna and flora in the natural areas, also peoples and culture.
Day 1: ARRIVAL DAY
Pick up from Kilimanjaro International Airport and transfer to Arusha for dinner and overnight on your own account.
Day 2: Tarangire National Park
After breakfast you will be picked up from your Hotel in Arusha at 0830hrs and drive to Tarangire National Park. Spend Full day exploring Tarangire, one of Tanzania’s ‘secret’ wildlife havens… teeming with large populations of elephant, predators and their fleet-footed prey. Dinner and Overnights at Twiga campsite.
Day 3: Lake Manyara National Park
In the morning after breakfast at 0830hrs transfer from Tarangire to Manyara for full day game viewing. Enter the Great Rift Valley and Manyara National Park. The lake’s waters sustain a bountiful avian population, including flamingoes, as well as numerous pods of hippos. Dinner and Overnight at Manyara Twiga Campsite
Day 4: Serengeti National Park
After breakfast at 0830hrs drive from Manyara to Serengeti Nation Park for full game viewing. Your skilled driver knows the Serengeti and where to locate even the most elusive of animals. Morning and afternoon daily wildlife viewing affords you the opportunity to track and photograph the ‘Big Five’. You will be doing game drives while tracing the direction of the wildebeests. Spend all these four nights at the lodge in Serengeti Dinner Overnight at Seronera Campsite.
Day 5: Serengeti Nation Park.
After breakfast go for a mid morning game drive and viewing in the Seronera valley. The presence of permanent water in the central Seronera valley ensures year round game-viewing. As well as good resident game, during the dry season and cheetahs are forced to come in off the plains and congregate in extremely high numbers as there is enough prey. Lunch break at you hotel/lodge/ campsite, then late afternoon head south where you will see endless plains as the name suggest in the native language and various game scattered all over. Larger mammals: giraffe, rhino, elephant, hippopotamus. Nearly 500 species of bird, including vultures, storks, ostrich. Reptiles: crocodiles, a number of species of snakes and lizards. Dinner and overnight at Seronera Campsite..
Day 6: Serengeti – Ngorongoro/Olduvai.
After breakfast with your packed lunch drive and game enroute to Ngorongoro Conservation Area. It is your option whether you pass by Olduvai Gorge a historical site whereby the early man lived and can also pass by the Maasai boma if you are interested in the real African life tradition and culture.
Dinner and Overnight at Simba Campsite.
Day 7: Ngorongoro – Arusha – Home
In the morning after breakfast at 0800hrs descend into the crater for half day crater tour. At 1215hrs ascend the crater and drive to the lodge for hot lunch. After lunch drive back to Arusha town. If the departure flight will leave in the evening hours you will drive direct to Kilimanjaro Airport, but if the departure flight leaves in the mid- day hours you will have to spend this night in Arusha town, Accommodation will be on your account.
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Price Above Includes:
– All park entrance fees
– Transport on 4WD vehicle with the pop-up roof, which enable you to spot wildlife easier
– Accommodation based on three meals a day
– Crater fees
– Camping fees
– Mineral water 1.5lt per person per day
– Salary for the Professional English Drive Guide
– Activities as per itinerary above.
Price Above Excludes:
– International flight
– Accommodation on arrival and night after safari in Arusha town (we can arrange on request)
– Airport transfers (we can arrange on request)
– Hot and cold drinks
– Flying doctors insurance, we can arrange for USD 50per person
– Tips to the driver/guide and all items of personal nature/use
– And all not mentioned in the itinerary above