Insider Tips for Choosing the Right Tanzania Safari Tours.
Tanzania is an amazing place where you will have a wide range of selection of Safari packages & trips. From Tanzania budget camping choose to high ended to give you the astonishing experience you will remember forever.
We had prepared a step by step on how to have and choose Right Tanzania Safari– Tanzania is a home of a lot of animals – and the most famous of them is the BIG 5.
- What animal to see on Safari
- Choosing the right Tanzania Safari company
- Selecting the perfect Tanzania itinerary
- Where to go on Tanzania Safari
- The average cost of Safari in Tanzania
- What is includes and not includes
- Best time for Tanzania Safari
- Accommodation types selections
- How to get in Tanzania
Many wild animals including the Big 5 include Rhinoceros, African elephants, African Leopard, African Lion, and African Buffalo can be spotted during your trip to Africa with us. The name for the Big 5 came from the animal hunters as a way to describe which animals are hardest to hunt on foot.
Besides these, in the national parks of Tanzania, you can see hippopotamus, giraffes, cheetah, serval cat, jackals, more than 500 species of birds, and amongst them oysters and flamingos, mongoose, gazelles, monkeys, baboons, impalas, zebras, gnus and many more.
The best thing about a safari in Tanzania is that you don’t have to drive for hours to see an animal – they are all around you!
1. Tanzania Safari Destination
Where to go on a Tanzania Safari? In Tanzania, there are 17 different national parks, and each of them is different. It may be difficult to make a decision about where to go – but we made a guide to make it easier for you. As it may be too much to discuss all 17 national parks, we’ll focus on the 4 most famous ones. You’re welcome to explore all national parks in Tanzania here.
Northern Circuit Safari Destination
Top Things to do in Northern circuit Tanzania: The best place where to go on Safari in Tanzania visit Tourist Attractions in Tanzania such as Arusha National Park, Serengeti National Park, Tarangire National Park, Lake Manyara National Park, Kilimanjaro National Park, Lake Eyasi, Lake Natron, and Ngorongoro Conservation Area.
Southern Tanzania circuit Safari Tours
Where to go on Safari in Southern Tanzania? Un discovers and non-populated destination covering Ruaha National Park, Selous Game Reserve, Udzungwa Mountains National Park, Mikumi National Park, Kitulo National Park.
Western Circuit Safari – Tours & Packages
Interesting to book a western Tanzania Safari tours & packages? Visit an astonishing top destination like Rubondo Island National Park, Gombe Stream National Park, Mahale Mountains National Park, Katavi National Park.
Tanzania Eastern Circuit
Visit top Tanzania National park you should want to miss out such as Mkomazi National Park Saadani National Park Kitulo National Park.
2. Tanzania Safari Itinerary
How many days should you want to spend on Tanzania Safari?. Depend on the travel time and length selected give you an insert on what you want to do. Choosing the right Tanzania safari itinerary & tour packages you an amazing experience you will never forget which fulfills your dreams. Custom your Tanzania One Week Itinerary – spend your time for 7 Days and explore the Tanzania itinerary. An exclusive deal either for basic budget camping or luxury safari. or Design awesome 3-Week incredible or 2-week Tanzania Itinerary which meets your needs and preference.
3. Best time for a Tanzania Safari
In Tanzania, there are 2 wet seasons and a dry season. The wet season usually occurs from mid-March to early June for the long rains and from October to December for the short rains. In the coastal areas, the climate is hot and humid, as you move inland towards the highlands the temperature becomes cooler and temperate.
Dry Season in Tanzania
Generally, the dry months, late June to October. Give better wildlife sightings, but they are also the most crowded months to visit. The country has low and high seasons in different areas at different times, due to the movement of the animals and the rainfall.
- The wildebeest migration is best to be seen in the mid of July in the northern Serengeti, until the end of August.
- At the beginning of November, you can see turn migration from Masai Mara to Serengeti.
- In the morning and during the night it gets cold so we recommend bringing warm clothes for morning game drives during the months of June, July, and August.
- Animals are easier to spot in the dry season since they concentrate around waterholes and rivers.
- You may see only a few mosquitoes because there is little to no rain. The sky is usually clear and most days are sunny.
Wet Season in Tanzania
In December, there is a short rain which makes national parks very green.
In January in February, usually, there are no rains, there are a lot of animals, that are easy to spot. The game is more widely dispersed, at this time due to there being more water available, but can still offer rewarding safaris. Most of the animals give birth to the babies – as there is a lot of food available.
March, April, and May are the heavy rain months.
Except for March, April, and May, rains are mostly short afternoon showers and seldom have a negative impact on your trip.
4. Safari accommodation in Tanzania
Where do want to stay during your Tanzania African Safari? There are several options amongst which you can choose.
Basic budget accommodations
Tanzania’s basic budget accommodation for your safari will give you an authentic, real-life experience. Usually, the guests set up the tents by themselves, with the help of guides. We provide you with clean sleeping bags, a mattress to put below the sleeping bag, and a tent. If needed, you can bring your pillow.
Tanzania Safari Lodges & Camps
What does it mean when you want Tanzania Safari Lodges & Camps options?. Stay in comfort zone budget and mid-range tented lodge with 2-4 Stars lodges during our African wildlife adventure with us. We provide you more comfort, but still offers a unique experience of sleeping in nature. The tents are usually put on the wooden floor and here you’ll sleep in a real bed.
Most of the national parks have the option of tented lodges. While some are within the park (Tarangire, Serengeti, Ngorongoro) in others it is just close to a borderline. You’ll still fell asleep with the sounds of nature that’ll feed your soul.
Tanzania Luxury Safari Lodges & Camps
How to spend your lifetime adventure trip in African without staying in the luxury 5 stars lodges. Camp-like Serengeti Serena Safari Lodge or Serengeti four-season Safari lodge? We offer a unique experience for your ultimate safari in Tanzania. Often booked for special dates like honeymoon, engagements, or moments when you want to treat yourself. Deep within Africa’s renowned Serengeti National Park, Four Seasons Safari Lodge welcomes you to a sanctuary of trademark comfort.
Benefits of sleeping in the luxury lodge: Spend a quiet day lounging on the sunbed by an infinity-edge pool, watching elephants gather for a drink at a nearby active watering hole beneath the endless turquoise sky. Needless to say, this will make you feel special!
5. Tanzania Safari Options
Besides having an amazing game drive with 4×4 Land Rover. You can soak high on a hot-air balloon safari and see the animals from above. This can be arranged in Tarangire and Serengeti National Parks.
On a walking safari, you have a chance to see wildlife in a totally different way than in a vehicle. You’ll go with armed rangers and step-by-step discover the Arusha National Park and Tarangire National Park.
Canoe safari, bird watching, and seeing the wildlife from water is possible in lake Manyara, Arusha National Park, and Lake Duluti.
Individual safari is the best option when you’d like to spend quality time with your loved ones. May it is a family safari, honeymoon trip, only girlfriends gathering, or private photography tour – here you dictate the rhythm of the day and our guides and drivers will help you have the best possible experience.
Tanzania Safari Price comparison & Tour Packages
How much does it cost for a safari? The price comparison for tour packages varies depending on accommodation types, length of tours and activities, and people going on African adventures. Exciting Two weeks Tanzania Family Safari and Zanzibar beach for kids. Book private and custom vacations give explicit experience to your family. Tanzania Safari Cost Prices For Budget and Luxury Safaris Tanzania USD $ 350 — USD $ 2500 per person per night. Tailor-Made your ultimate Tanzania wildlife safari here with us.
6. What is includes and not for Tanzania Safari
Exactly know what your safari is all about is an essential key in the planning process in the initial stages. Usually, our Tanzania safari & adventure packages itinerary indicates/shows what is includes and not includes during your safaris with us. Also, we have sections on what to brings when preparing your trip with our African safari expert. Contact us today to custom your Tanzania African private safari.
What is Included for Tanzania Safari
Hotel accommodation in Arusha 1night before and 1night after the safari
Daily breakfast, lunch, and dinner
En-route game viewing from Serengeti National Park to Ngorongoro Crater
5-6hrs Ngorongoro Crater tour
The government imposed an increase in park fees
Park entrance fees (for non-residents)
Round-trip airport transfer (pick up and drop off)
Safari transportation (unless labeled as optional
What is not included for Tanzania Safari
- International flights (from/to home)
- Personal items (souvenirs, travel insurance, visa fees, etc.)
- Tips (tipping guideline 15 USD per person per day)
What to bring for Tanzania Safari
• A warm sweater as the nights can be chilly at high altitudes.
• Comfortable shoes, Bath towels. Pillow, toilet paper
7. How to get in Tanzania
The only way to get in Tanzania whether you’re from abroad (Euro, Italy, Germany, France, Spain, Austria, England, and the rest of the European countries). North America or Southern America, Asia, and the rest of the world you can get in Tanzania through flying to Kilimanjaro or Mwalimu Julius Kambarage/ Amani Abeid Karume international airport. This is the easiest way to get to Tanzania for your Safari holidays.
8. Choose the right Tanzania Safari company
A well-established local company is your best choice since we know Tanzania than anyone else. We will take you to hidden treasure. Nobody can do better than our experienced and professional team of experts. We listen to our customers what they want. And give them what they deserve a lifetime experience and memories that last forever. Tanzania Specialist | Safari’s, rondreizen en Zanzibar.