Been wanting to explore the wildlife and nature? Do not miss this budget safari tour package, as you will get the opportunity to spot both wildlife, bird species, and wildflowers. Moreover, you will be visiting some of the well-known parks such as Tarangire National Park, Serengeti National Park, Ngorongoro Crater, along with other cultural tours. Wait no more, sign up now to have an encounter with the big five animals.
- The starting point and ending point: Arusha
- Main wildlife to be viewed: leopards, gazelles, topes, ostriches, flamingos, lovebirds, cheetahs, elephants, lions, hyenas, jackals, wallowing hippos, waterbucks, baboons, and the rare black rhinos
Day 1: Arrival in Arusha
We are going to pick you from your place of arrival (airpot or bus station) to your ready booked Venice hotel for overnight. Dream about your national park safari adventure tomorrow. Warmly welcome.
Day 2: Arusha to Tarangire
Wake up early morning to enjoy breakfast and there will be a safari briefing before the tour. After that, an experienced driver guide will transfer you from Arusha Tourist Inn to Tarangire National Park for game drive. The group will overnight at Fanaka campsite, the accommodation site also has swimming pool.
Tarangire National Park is home to three rare species of animals, such as the greater kudu, fringed-eared oryx, and the ashy starlings. Moreover, the park also has a Tarangire river, along with low-lying hills on the Great Rift Valley floor.
In addition, the park’s natural vegetation consists mainly of acacia woodland, giant African monster baobab trees, and huge swamp areas. Moreover, both the river and the swamps act like a magnet for the local wildlife during the dry season in Tanzania.
Day 3: Tarangire to Serengeti
After breakfast, the group will depart to Serengeti through the Olduvai Gorge. During the afternoon, the group will go on a game drive in Serengeti National Park along the Sogore river circuit, which loops into the plains south of the Seronera river. After game drive, the group will enjoy dinner, and stay overnight at the Seronera campsite. During the night, there are wild sounds that will seduce your soul.
Serengeti is the biggest national park in the world, it is renowned for its natural features, landscape, and the endless plains of savannah grasslands horizon. Moreover, there are wildebeest migration of about two millions herbivores, predators, big mammal, along with millions species of fauna and flora that can be found in the park. From Seronera river valley, you will spot animals such as leopard, gazelle, tope, ostrich, flamingos, lovebirds, and cheetah.
Also, there is an optional value-added service to visit the Olduvai Gorge, explore the footprints and skull of homo habilis.
Day 4: Serengeti to Ngorongoro
During the early morning, the exciting sounds of Africa will rouse you from your sleep. The group will enjoy a picnic breakfast, and start the day with an early morning game drive. The driver-guide will bring you to spot some of the many species at Serengeti and teach you about fascinating habits and habitats of the species.
After a pleasant picnic lunch, the group will continue game drive eastwards to visit another spectacular setting of Tanzania’s wildlife, which is the famous Ngorongoro Crater.
The group will enjoy a tasty and hot dinner, and spend an overnight stay at the Simba campsite A. On the next day, the wonders of the crater is waiting for you. Also, there is an optional value added service which is to visit the Maasai cultural espying in the bush villages.
Day 5: Ngorongoro to Arusha
After breakfast, the group will descend to Ngorongoro Crater floor for the game drive. From the crater, you will be able to see a setting of jaw-dropping beauty such as the world’s largest volcanic caldera, full of grassland, forest, and swamp.
Also, the permanent water of the crater floor supports a resident population of more than 25,000 large mammals. From there you will encounter animals such as elephants, lions, leopards, hyenas, jackals, wallowing hippos, waterbucks, baboonss, and even the rare black rhinos find shelter there.
The Maasai share awesome space with the animals, grazing the cattle in an area which has been a separate conservation area since 1956, and became UNESCO World Heritage site since 1978. This harmonious co-habitation of man and beast makes Ngorongoro unique in Tanzania, the driver guide will be pleased to explain this incredible co-existence to you. During the afternoon, the group will enjoy a picnic lunch in the crater before returning back to Arusha.
Day 6: Departure from Arusha
After breakfast we take you to airport as well. We are kindly looking for you back again with friends and family.