Amazing Northern Tanzania Safari:
Northern Circuit Tanzania Safari- 8Day Tanzania Northern Circuit Safaris: Lake Manyara National park, Serengeti National park Safaris, Ngorongoro crater Safaris, Tarangire National park Safaris, Arusha National park Safaris and Kilimanjaro Day Trek to Mandara Hut.
Incredible Budget Friendly 8 Day Northern Tanzania Camping Safari!This will be the very fantastic tours and safaris to you, we will drive you to the most popular and best destination for the tour and game drive in the world, you will be able to see and take photos while you’re on the way to this national parks. Embark on Safari experience to Tanzania and witness Big 5.
There will be an option of doing these tours with Tanzania lodge safari accommodation or both option budget and lodge safari Tanzania.
Note: You can extend your tour to 1-days Kilimanjaro trekking or staying more nights in Serengeti National park.
At a Glance
Extraordinary Tanzania | 8Day Tanzania African Holidays & Vacations
Arusha to Tarangire National Park
Tarangire to Serengeti National Park
Central Serengeti game drive
Serengeti to Ngorongoro Crater
Ngorongoro Crater to Lake Manyara
Lake Manyara to Arusha
Arusha National park
Arusha to Kilimanjaro, Mandara hut
Day 1: Arusha to Tarangire National Park
After breakfast at the lodge/hotel, you leave early to the Tarangire National park for your Northern Tanzania Safari Tours. This is the third largest park in Tanzania and it is characterized by the amazingly large herds of elephants that can be encountered in this park. The Baobab trees are one of the other highlights of Tarangire and the Tarangire River that flows all year round is the lifeblood of the park. Many animals; predators and the preys alike gather around the river where you can do excellent game viewing after game evening drive you back to the Fanaka campsite for dinner and overnight
Day 2: Tarangire to Serengeti National Park
The breakfast will be at 0600am. Pick up from the Camp at 0700am and drive to the Great Serengeti National with your Picnic Lunch Packed and game drives en route via Ngorongoro Crater rim. The Serengeti National Park the home to lion leopard Elephant Cheetah Buffalo Zebra Wildebeest Eland Wild dog Gazelles Crocodiles and more. Serengeti is one of the most comprehensive and appealing internet presentations on nature conservation and research in general. In our day it is one of the most famous national parks on Earth renowned for its magnificent lions but best known for its great migration. Seronera Nyani campsite.
Day 3: Central Serengeti game drive
After breakfast, you will have a Northern Tanzania Safari game viewing at Serengeti National Park. The Serengeti, Tanzania’s largest National Park, covers nearly 6,000 square miles of grassland plains, Savannah, kopjes, hills, woodlands, and River line forest systems serve as critical water sources and are often excellent sites for wildlife viewing. Beyond the heralded migration of wildebeest and zebra, the Serengeti is best known for its big predators, including cheetah and Leopard, as well as large pride of Lions and clans of Hyenas and many animals, dinner and overnight at Seronera Nyani Campsite
Day 4: Serengeti to Ngorongoro Crater
After early in morning breakfast you will have early in the morning Tanzania Northern Circuit Safaris game drive later you will back to the campsite to have an early hot lunch, our driver and chef will load everything on top of our safari jeep and you will continue with game viewing en-route during your way from Serengeti National Park to Ngorongoro Crater. You will be in Ngorongoro Crater late in the evening where the night will be spent on the crater rim. Dinner and overnight will be at Ngorongoro Simba Campsite.
Day 5: Ngorongoro Crater to Lake Manyara
This day we will start early morning at 07:00 for the 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. Your Driver/Guide will be in contact with other safari drivers and will amaze you with his skill at locating the hidden animals. After great all exploration in Ngorongoro Crater, we will drive to Fanaka campsite for dinner and overnight.
Day 6: Lake Manyara to Arusha
After breakfast the journey to Lake Manyara for your Tanzania Northern Circuit Safaris. On the lakeshore, you can also observe elephants, hippopotami, buffalos, guenons, banded mongooses, and numerous types of gazelles and antelopes. Furthermore, the park is well known for its tree-climbing lions. Visitors can regularly observe lions taking a nap in the tree canopies or escaping from the heat on the ground. After watching the animals and exploring the national park, you leave the park in the afternoon and travel to the Arusha and Dinner and Overnight at Hotel.
Day 7: Arusha National park
Depart Arusha in the morning with your private guide and travel to Arusha National Park, a short 40-minute drive from Arusha town.
Your day trip includes a visit to the Ngurdoto Crater, affectionately known as the “Little Ngorongoro”. Buffaloes, waterbucks, giraffes, warthogs, and zebras can all be seen year-round as well as many different bird species. Only a few other national parks in Tanzania give you such an opportunity and it is something that should not be missed.
Later proceed back to Arusha in the evening. Dinner and Overnight at Hotel
Day 8: Arusha to Kilimanjaro, Mandara hut
On the first day, you have to drive about 2 hrs through Kilimanjaro in the morning the semi-tropical foothills to the Marangu area which situated on the south-eastern side of the mountain. On arrival at Marangu gate, you meet your team of guides and porters, pick up any last-minute supplies for the trek, and head to the entrance of Mount Kilimanjaro National Park to register for the climb. From the cluster of buildings at the gate, it is some four to five hours walk through patches of coffee plantation and dense rainforest to Mandara Hut. Overnight stay at Venice Hotel.
Included for Northern Tanzania Safaris
- Park fees (for non-residents)
- All activities (unless labeled as optional)
- All accommodation (unless listed as upgrade)
- Camping equipment
- A professional driver/guide
- All transportation (unless labeled as optional)
- All Taxes/VAT
- Roundtrip airport transfer
- Meals (as specified in the day-by-day section)
- Drinking water (on all days)
- Sleeping bag
- The government imposed an increase in taxes and/or park fees
- Accommodation before and at the end of the tour
Excluded for Northern Tanzania Safaris
- International flights (from/to home)
- Tips (tipping guideline US$10.00 pp per day)
- Personal items (souvenirs, travel insurance, visa fees, etc.)
What to bring Amazing Northern Tanzania Safaris
- A warm sweater as the nights can be chilly at high altitudes.
- Comfortable shoes, towels, toilet paper, pillow