9 Days Tanzania Safari – Arusha National Park, Tarangire National Park, Lake Manyara, Lake Eyasi, Serengeti National Park and Ngorongoro crater.
Day 1: Arrival in Tanzania to Arusha National Park
Upon arrival in Tanzania for Safari, you will meet with your driver-guide at the airport holding your names with your family or group in A4 paper. Your lifetime adventure begins in the wild of Tanzania to Arusha National park having the game drive there are options of doing walking safari within the National park later back to Hotel/ lodge we booked for your dinner and overnight.
Day 2: 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 lodge or campsite for dinner and overnight
Day 3: Tarangire to Lake Manyara National Park
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 lodge or campsite
Day 3: Lake Manyara National Park – Lake Eyasi
After breakfast, at 8:00 a.m., with packed lunches drive you to Lake Eyasi for your Tanzania safari experience true culture. Upon your arrival, you will be lead by a local guide to visit the Hadzabe tribe (bushmen) and also the Datoga tribes for the whole day. Dinner and overnight will be at the campsite/lodge.
Day 4: Lake Eyasi – Serengeti National Park
Depart after breakfast from Lake Eyasi, start your safaris to Tanzania with packed lunches to Serengeti National Park (home to the big five). A visit to a Maasai village in the morning on the way to Serengeti National park. Get there by noon and proceed for an afternoon game drive in Seronera Area (Central Serengeti) until sunset. Dinner and overnight will be at the campsite or lodge.
Day 5: Central Serengeti
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 Lodge or campsite.
Day 6 & 7: Serengeti game drive
After breakfast, continues with both morning and afternoon game drives in Serengeti National Park. You will explore Serengeti National park 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 Lodge or Campsite.
Day 8: 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 National park Tanzania safaris top destination where you can spot the Big5 if your lucky enough, 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 continue with the 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.
Dinner and overnight will be at Ngorongoro Simba Campsite.
Day 9: Ngorongoro Crater back to Arusha
Today, you will have early breakfast and proceed directly to the crater floor for a 5-6hrs crater Tanzania safaris tour with picnic lunch down the crater whereby you will be able to see all the “Big Five”.
Later, you will proceed back to Arusha in the evening. At the end of your tour we will drop you off at the airport.
Note: Tanzania Tours & Safaris uses 4-WD Land Cruiser with viewing roofs for the safaris that can accommodate 4 or 6 passengers. Our Safaris guides are licensed, trained, friendly, and have years of experience.
What is Included for your Tanzania safari
2 nights hotel accommodation in Arusha before and after safari
8 nights Tanzania Safari accommodation
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 Tanzania safari
International flights (from / to home)
Personal items (souvenirs, travel insurance, visa fees, etc.)
Tips (tipping guideline 10 USD per person per day)
What to bring for your Tanzania safari
A warm sweater as the nights can be chilly at high altitudes.
Bath towels, pillow, toilet paper