A Tanzania camping safari not only lets you get closer to the wildlife you traveled to see but also saves you major money, making this tour a win-win for travelers wanting to experience Tanzania’s wildlife on a budget. Visit Serengeti National Park, Ngorongoro Crater, and moreover the course of five days, giving you ample opportunities to spot animals like giraffes, elephants, and zebras in the wild. 5-day Tanzania budget safari with Serengeti National Park Great way to see wildlife without compromising the quality of your guide Camping saves money and brings you closer to nature All meals, lodging, and activities included—no surprise expenses 5-Day Tanzania Safari on a Budget from Arusha 2020. See the reviews
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Day 1: Tarangire National Park
Safari in Africa
: After breakfast we will pick up you from the hotel Arusha drive you to Tarangire National park
for your 5day signature Tanzania safari
. One of the largest national parks in Tanzania located in the Manyara region, this place is characterized by the large herds of elephants, tree-climbing lions, and the fascinating baobab trees. Also called the Tree of Life for its almost mythical powers that some cultures attach to it. This park is especially known for the Tarangire River which flows all year round and the only source of water for wild animals during dry seasons.
Dinner and Overnight Fanaka Campsite.
Day 2-3: Central Serengeti National Park
After breakfast, continues with both morning and afternoon game drives in Serengeti National Park. Remember this is the migration safari, so as Serengeti is very large as your game drives will depend on the move of the migrants, your guide knows very well how to locate the herds. The Serengeti National Park is famous for the ‘Great Migration’, over one million wildebeest and two hundred thousand plus zebras each year follow the rains. In October and November, they travel from the mountains of the north, southwards to the plains seeking lush pastures. After the great rainy season in April, May, and June the herds then make their return ward journey. Even without this mass migration, the Serengeti is still an exciting and spectacular place that still cannot fail to enthrall Dinner and overnight at Nyani campsite.
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. The stunning landscape of Ngorongoro with its high concentration of wildlife of some 25,000 animals makes this place one of the most exotic natural wonders on earth.
This day we will start early morning at 07:00 for the Tanzania Safari package game drive (with a picnic lunch) inside the Ngorongoro Crater for 5-6hrs. As very few animals migrate in and out of the crater with its 2000 ft. high walls, you can expect to see lions, elephants, zebras, hippos, flamingos, jackals, rhinos, antelopes, many birds, and other species. Dinner and Overnight: Fanaka Campsite.
Day 5: Lake Manyara National Park
After breakfast, you will proceed for your Tanzania Safaris to Lake Manyara for a full day game drive in beautiful Manyara National Park. See buffalo, giraffe, zebra, and many more species, all set against the stunning backdrop of the Great Rift Wall. Later drive you back to Arusha airport or Kilimanjaro airport to take the flight back home.
- 2 nights’ hotel accommodation the day before and after your safari
- 4 nights’ accommodation
- Airport pick-up and drop off
- Daily full board meals
- 5-day guided game drives (5-6 hours)
- Game viewing
- Park fees
- Safari transports
- Services of a safari driver/guide and cook
What’s not included
- Items of personal nature
- International airfares
- Tips and gratuities
- Travel insurance
What to bring
A warm sweater as the nights can be chilly at high altitudes.
Comfortable shoes, towels, toilet paper, pillow