8 Days Best Northern Tanzania Safari.

One of our most popular tours as it allows you to spend a very reasonable amount of time in the Serengeti and still have the chance of exploring Ngorongoro and Manyara or Tarangire National Parks. You can either do the tour by land (circle itinerary) or fly back from the Serengeti to remove the backtracking.

Experience the enthralling wilderness of Best Northern Tanzania Safari holidays! This enthralling Northern Tanzania Classic Safari package will be a very fantastic tour and safari for you.  Serengeti National Park best African Safari destinations in the world for tours and game drives. Which supports a year round resident population of mammals. A visit to Serengeti follows, a big game haven that hosts over 3 million large mammals.

Visit highlights of renowned parks of northern Tanzania.  Discover Tarangire, famous for its dense wildlife population then to Ngorongoro crater.  Finally, we head to Lake Manyara national park, an ornithologists’ paradise known for the elusive tree-climbing lions.

The 8 Day Tanzania Safari tour begins and ends in Arusha and it helps travelers to explore the African Safari at glance. The best season to visit Tanzania is during the long dry season, which falls from July to September. We can design your adventure to stay and relax in best camp or lodge while spotting amazing landscapes. 8 Day Safari in Tanzania, Wildlife Day Tours, African tours and Safaris.

What’s included for Best Northern Tanzania Safari

7 nights’ accommodation
All transfers and transport
Camping equipment
Daily meals and drinking water
Game viewing activities
Park entrance fees (for non-residents)
Pre and post-program accommodation for 2 nights
Services of a professional driver/guide
2nights hotel accommodation the day before and after the safari
Airport pick up and drop off

What’s not included 

International airfares
Items of personal nature
Tips and gratuities for the safari staff
Travel insurance
Visa fees

What to bring 

A warm sweater as the nights can be chilly at high altitudes.
Comfortable shoes, a pillow, towels, toilet paper

Destinations:  Lake Manyara, Lake Natron, Serengeti National Park, Ngorongoro Crater, and Tarangire National Park

8 Days Best Northern Tanzania Safari Itinerary.

This 8 Days Best Northern Tanzania Safari. Takes you through the highlights of renowned parks of northern Tanzania. The tour starts at Manyara, famous for its dense wildlife population + birds then to Ngorongoro crater, which supports a year round resident population of mammals and great chance to spot African big five.

Day 1Arusha lake Manyara

After breakfast, our driver will pick you up and depart to the Lake Manyara national park for your Northern Tanzania Safari game drive. This national park is one of Tanzania’s most dramatically located wildlife areas, consisting of a massive but shallow soda lake (covering two-thirds of the park), located at the foot of the Great Rift Valley’s western escarpment. The park’s varied habitat attracts a wide variety of animals, including one of Africa’s largest concentrations of elephants, Lake Manyara unique tree-climbing lions, as well as large flocks of flamingos attracted by the algae in the lake. Late afternoon transfer to dinner and overnight at at Lodge or Campsite depending on the tour accommodation request.

Accommodation in Campsite: Fanaka Campsite

Accommodation in Lodge: Lake Manyara Serena/Kitela lodge

Day2: Lake Manyara – Lake Natron

After breakfast, our driver will pick you up at your accommodation and depart to the Lake Natron.  Visit Waterfall & Swimming.  View Mount Oldonyolengai.

Accommodation in Campsite: Lake Natron Campsite

Accommodation in Lodge: Kisima Ngeda lodge/ Lake Natron lodge

Day 3. Lake  Natron – Serengeti National Park

Early in the morning exploring the Lake Natron.  After explore the Lake you will depart to Serengeti National Park

We descend into the heart of wild Africa – the Serengeti National Park – with its endless plains, rolling into the distance as far as the eye can see. Head to the Central Park area, known as the Seronera area, one of the richest wildlife habitats in the Park, featuring the Seronera River, which provides a valuable water source to this area and therefore attracts wildlife well representative of most of the Serengeti’s species. Arrive in time for lunch and enjoy a 2hrs late evening game drive in the Serengeti National Park.

Accommodation in Campsite: Lobo Campsite

Accommodation in Lodge: Mara Katikati tented lodge / Mara Under canvas

Day 4: Northern Serengeti National Park

After having breakfast, you will experience Tanzania Safari holidays a game drive following the animal migration at the Northern Serengeti. You can see wildebeests, zebras, topi hartebeests, elands, antelopes, hyenas, and various birds singing on the trees while viewing the beautiful landscape and nature.
Usually, in July, August, and the beginning of November, the migration reaches its northern range in which the herds cross the grasslands on either bank of the crocodile-infested Mara River twice, as they complete their migration. You will also be able to enjoy the sunset at Serengeti between 18:20 – 18:40 after the game drive before returning and staying overnight.

Accommodation in Campsite: Lobo Campsite

Accommodation in Lodge: Mara Katikati tented lodge /Lobo wildlife lodge

Day 5: Central Serengeti National Park Safaris.

After breakfast, you will have a full day of Safaris in Tanzania 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. Tanzania Family Safari Packages beyond the heralded migration of wildebeest and zebra.  Serengeti is best known for its big predators, including cheetah and Leopard, as well as large pride of Lions and clans of Hyenas, and able to see the big 5. Dinner and overnight, Dinner and overnight in Seronera Nyani Campsite.

Accommodation in Campsite: Nyani Campsite

Accommodation in Lodge: Katikati tented camp /Kubu Kubu tented lodge

Day 6:  Serengeti National Park to Ngorongoro Crater

After a relaxing morning and an early lunch, you will have early in the morning game drive in Serengeti later back to the campsite for branch and hot lunch, Our driver and cook will load everything on the top of our safari jeep after then continuous with game drive while looking to be our of Serengeti to proceed to Ngorongoro. Today, you will be doing a 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.

Accommodation in Campsite: Ngorongoro Simba Campsite

Accommodation in Lodge: Ngorongoro Rhino lodge

Day 7: Ngorongoro Crater to Tarangire National Park

On this day, you will start early at 07:00 for your Tanzania Safari holiday a game drive (with a picnic lunch) in the Ngorongoro Crater. As animals migrate in and out of the crater with its 2000 feet 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 hidden animals. After all the great explorations in Ngorongoro Crater, you will go to Fanaka Campsite to have dinner and stay overnight.

Day 8:  Tarangire National Park to Arusha

Safari holidays in Tanzania: After having breakfast at the lodge, you will leave early for Tarangire National park. It is the third-largest park in Tanzania and characterized by the amazingly large herds of elephants that can be encountered. The Baobab trees are one of the other highlights of it. Tarangire River that flows all year round is the lifeblood of the park. Many animals, predators, and their prey gather around the river and you can do excellent game viewings. You will stay overnight at hotel we booked for you.

Later proceed back to Arusha and overnight at Hotel we booked for you Hotel. or lodge

On the last day of your tour, we will drop you off at the airport.

8 Day Tanzania camping Safari – Best Prices

A Group of 2 Persons – USD  per person per Tours

A Group of  3 – 4 Persons – USD per person per Tours

A Group of 6 Persons – USD  per person per Tours

Single Traveler – USD  per person per Tours

Lodge Safari: – Ask for price

Note: All of our safari are for Tanzania Private Expedition with exclusive no sharing with other tourists.

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