The Glimpse of Northern Tanzania

5 Days / 4 Nights
BUDGET CAMPING SAFARI PROGRAM

Parks to be visited: Tarangire, Lake Manyara, Serengeti and Ngorongoro Crater

ARRIVAL DAY: AIRPORT TO ARUSHA

This day you will arrive at Kilimanjaro International Airport (JRO) met and transfer to Arusha.

Overnight at Green Mountain Hotel (BB).

DAY 1: ARUSHA TO TARANGIRE NATIONAL PARK

Leave the hotel with packed lunches and drive towards Tarangire National Park approximately 118km from Arusha, Tanzania’s third largest national park famous for it large herds of elephants. Apart from baobab trees that are wonderfully dotting the park, it is also a sanctuary for birds with estimated 550 bird species. Tarangire River is the only source of water all year round which draws animals to the river which gives a spectacular view of great wildlife diversity from lions, buffaloes, zebras and wildebeests. Lunch will be served by our professional guide at the designated picnic site. Late afternoon drive to Lilac public campsite.

DAY 2: TARANGIRE TO LAKE MANYARA NATIONAL PARK

After breakfast, drive across the floor of the Great Rift Valley to Lake Manyara National Park for a game drive. With the size of 330 sq km, most of it about 200 sq km is alkaline soda lake when the water level is high is a breeding ground for birds. It is ideal for a game drive during the dry season and bird watching in wet season. Late afternoon drive back to Lilac public campsite for dinner and overnight.

DAY 3: LAKE MANYARA TO SERENGETI NATIONAL PARK

After breakfast drive to Serengeti National Park through Ngorongoro conservation area authority with numerous stopovers at the viewpoint overlooking the crater, Olduvai Gorge an archaeological site. On crossing the Naabi Hill gate lunch will be served at the picnic site followed by game viewing en route to central Serengeti arriving in time for dinner and overnight at Seronera public campsite.

DAY 4: SERENGETI TO NGORONGORO CRATER

After breakfast set off for another morning game drive to in the park; after hot lunch at the lodge proceeds to Ngorongoro game drive en route. Dinner and Overnight at Simba public campsite.

DAY 5: NGORONGORO CRATER TO ARUSHA

After breakfast, you will descend into the crater floor for a tour with picnic lunch. On this day expect to see a variety of animals from wildebeests, zebras, elephants, ostriches, lions, leopards with luck you can see the black rhino. Late afternoon drive back to Arusha at a leisurely pace arriving in time for overnight at Green Mountain Hotel (BB).

DEPARTURE DAY: ARUSHA TO KILIMANJARO INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT

After breakfast at leisure; afterwards, transfer to Kilimanjaro International Airport (JRO) for outbound flight (please advise your flight details).

 PRICE PER PERSON SHARING: 

01 PAX 02 PAX 03 PAX 04 PAX 05 PAX 06 PAX
US$2552.00 US$1715.00 US$1436.00 US$1296.00 US$1212.00 US$1157.00

The package includes

  • Pick up and drop off at the airport
  • Accommodation (BB) before/ after safari
  • Accommodation and meals in campsites during the safari
  • Game drive in a 4×4 safari vehicle with open roof ideal for game viewing
  • Services of  English professional safari guide
  • Services of a cook
  • Camping equipments; tents, mattresses, chairs, stools and tables 
  • All park entry fees and crater service fees
  • 1.5  mineral water per person per day

The Package price does not include

  • International and local flights costs
  • Olduvai Gorge fees
  • Alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverages
  • Excursions not mentioned in the itinerary
  • Sleeping bags (strongly recommended to bring your own)
  • All items of a personal nature, telephones, mosquito repellents, toiletries etc.
  • Tipping and gratuities
  • Visa fees and travel insurance