12 Days Kenya Tanzania Budget Camping Trip

Kenya Tanzania Budget Camping Safari Trip, Kenya Private Budget Trip, Tanzania Joining Others for Budget Camping Tours

Safari tour package:
A custom, tailor-made, private safari
Price per person*:
$2600 - $2900
Includes internal flights:
Length of safari:
12 days
Best months:
All year
Countries visited:
Parks visited:
Activity level:
Moderate - Game walks, Cultural visits
Safari type:
Adventure safaris Big five Camping safaris Camping Cultural safaris Cultural Birding safaris Birding
*Prices are estimates and used as guidelines only. Please contact the tour operator for an exact quote.
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Enjoy a budget camping trip in Kenya and Tanzania, Pocket friendly Kenya Tanzania trip to Masai Mara, Lake Nakuru, Amboseli, Lake Manyara, Serengeti, Ngorongor, Tarangire.

Tour Code: ASM 420:
Tour Length: 12 Days | 11 Nights:
Locations to Visit: Masai Mara / Lake Nakuru / Amboseli / Arusha / Tarangire / Serengeti / Ngorongoro / Lake Manyara.
Safari Type: Private Safari - In your own Private Vehicle (not shared) in Kenya, Tanzania Joining Others for Camping Trip.
Departures : Flexible on Travel Dates - Choose your Preferred Dates.
Safari Transport Mode: Our road safaris in  4x4 Safari Van in Kenya , Tanzania you use a Land Cruiser/Land Rover.

12 Days | 11 Nights
Masai Mara / Lake Nakuru / Amboseli / Arusha / Tarangire / Serengeti / Ngorongoro / Lake Manyara.

Day 1. Masai Mara Game Reserve- Approx Transit time: 5.5 hrs
Morning pick up at the airport or city hotel and depart for the Masai Mara National Reserve, which borders Tanzania's Serengeti National Park. Every
year, between June and September, millions of wildebeests and zebras migrate into the Mara in search of water. The timing of this phenomenon
varies, depending on the rains, but they usually start heading back to the Serengeti in October. Whether you see the migration or not, the grassy
plains and lush landscape offer a huge variety of game including lions, cheetahs, buffalo and abundant bird life such as ostriches, cranes and
storks. Lunch followed by afternoon game drive. Dinner and overnight at Mara Sidai Camp.
Meal Plan:  {L,D}.

Day 2.Masai Mara.
Breakfast and leave with picnic lunches for a full day game drive inside the Park. Search for Wild game black manned lion for which Mara is famous
for, cheetah, buffalo, wildebeest, zebra, leopard, grants gazelle are quite common, even the rare rhino might come out of the thicket for you, hyenas are plentiful, Extend your drive to the hippo point where schools of hippo submerge on the approach of vehicles only to surface seconds later to shot and gamble their displeasure as the crocodiles sunbathe on the river banks mouths agape. Between meals there is optional visit to the Maasai villages for an insight to their culture if clients so wish. Meals and overnight at Mara Sidai Camp.
Meal Plan:  {B,L,D}.

Day 3. Lake Nakuru National Park - Approx Transit time: 5.5 hrs
Breakfast and drive to Lake Nakuru National Park arriving for lunch and later proceed for an afternoon game drive. The Bird Watchers’ Paradise On the floor of the Great Rift Valley, surrounded by wooded and bushy grassland, lies the beautiful Lake Nakuru National Park. Enjoy the wide ecological diversity and varied habitats that range from Lake Nakuru itself to the surrounding escarpment and picturesque ridges. Lake Nakuru National Park is ideal for bird watching and game drives. Afternoon game drive inside the beautiful Park to view thousands of pink flamingos and numerous wild game including the Rhinos. Dinner and overnight at  Chester Hotel. (Budget Hotel in Town).
Meal Plan:  {B,L,D}.

Day 4. Amboseli National Park - Approx Transit time: 7 hrs
Early morning breakfast and have lunch boxes as you depart for Amboseli, You will have enroute lunch at a selected point and proceed through maasai land to Amboseli National Park arriving for late afternoon drive(if time permits). Dinner and overnight at  Kimana Amboseli Tented Camp.
Meal Plan:  {B,L,D}.

Day 5. Amboseli.
Breakfast and proceed for a full day of game viewing drive inside the park. Amboseli is a photogenic Park and hosts great number of game including the lion, elephant and the splendid cheetah. Meals and overnight at  Kimana Amboseli Tented Camp.
Meal Plan:  {B,L,D}.

Day 6.Arusha - Approx Transit time: 5.5 hrs, Meal Plan:  {B, BB}.
Morning breakfast and depart arriviving Namanga border by 11:00am pick up at Namanga borders and proceed for Arusha. Arrive and transfer to Arusha Precious Inn Hotel. Accommodation on bed/breakfast basis.

Day 7.Arusha /Tarangire National Park (120km – 2 hours).
Pick up from Arusha Precious Inn Hotel at 0800am and drive on tarmac road 120km to Tarangire National Park (2,850 sq km or 1,005 sq mile’s) for game drives. Lunch picnic there after lunch continue with afternoon game viewing in the park, a home to Lion, Leopard, Elephant, buffalo, Python,
Zebra, Oryx, Impala and more… Over 450 species of birds have been observed. Dinner and overnight at Tarangire Twiga Campsite. Meal  Plan: {L,D}

Day 8. Full Day Lake Manyara National Park.
Breakfast at 0600am. Pick up from the Camp at 0700am and drive on tarmac road 60km with lunch box to Lake Manyara National Park (330 sq km or 127sq mile’s) on the base of the Great Rift Valley, for the Afternoon game drives. Lake Manyara provides the perfect introduction to Tanzania’s birdlife.
The park is home to Lion, Hippo, Elephant, Zebra, Buffalo, Giraffe, Baboon, Blue and Vervet monkey, Warthog and more…About 350 species of
birds have been recorded. Dinner and overnight at Lake Manyara Twiga campsite. Meal  Plan:{B,L,D}.

Day 9. Lake Manyara National Park /Serengeti National Park -(205km – 5 hours)
Breakfast at around 0600am. Pick up from the Camp at 0700am and drive to the Great Serengeti National Park (14,763 sq km or 5,700 sq mile’s) with
your Picnic Lunch Packed and game drives en route via Ngorongoro Crater rim. The Serengeti National Park is arguably the most impressive
wildlife sanctuary in the world. Dinner and Overnight at Serengeti Seronera Campsite.
Meal  Plan: {B,L,D}

Day 10. Full Day Serengeti National Park
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. Dinner and Overnight at Serengeti Seronera Campsite.
Meal Plan: {B,L,D}

Day 11. Serengeti National Park/Ngorongoro Crater Rim(145km – 3 hours)
Wake up at 0600hours for early morning game drives in Serengeti National Tanzania's oldest and most popular national park, also a world heritage
site and recently proclaimed a 7th world wide wonder, At around 0900 hours drive back to the camp for breakfast. Then check out and drive with lunch boxes and game viewing en route to Ngorongoro Crater Rim. OPTION: Visit the Olduvai Gorge at extra fee for the museum. Dinner and Overnight at Ngorongoro Simba “A” Campsite.
Meal Plan:  {B,L,D}

Day 12. Ngorongoro Crater Floor/Arusha (190km – 3 hours)
Breakfast at 0600am. Depart around 0630am for the spectacular Ngorongoro Crater tour. After lunch proceed with game viewing while ascending the Crater and drive to Arusha for the drop off. Meal  Plan: {B,L}

End of Trip.

Cost include.
Namanga / Arusha private transfer
Arusha hotel B/B
Pick up/ex drop ex Kilimanjaro Airport before and after the trip/Free
Accommodation in a Double/Twin room full board
Meal plan as described, B=Breakfast, L=Lunch and D=Dinner
Park entrance fees into the National Park/game reserve + VAT
The services of our knowledgeable English speaking driver / guide
Game drives as per itinerary
Extensive Game Drives in the National Parks
Sleeping tents, mattresses and pillow
Service of a safari cook & Utensils
Drinking water 1.5 liter per person per day
Crater service fee
3 meals per day while on safari- vegetarian & non vegetarian
Travel/flying doctors rescue services.
Safari transport by 4 x 4 Land Cruiser (6 seat) with a roof hatch that
‘pops up’ to enable easy viewing and photography.

Cost Exclude.
Airport departure Tax
Personal & baggage insurance
Canoeing Safari
Olduvai Gorge entrance fee which is 20$ per person
Sleeping bags – We offer for free where is needed.
Balloon Safari
laundry services
Optional travel insurance
Health requirements (you are entering a Malaria area)
Medical and trip cancellation insurance
Shuttle Bus Transfer
Excess baggage or shipping charges
Arusha hotel Bills.
Tips or Gratitude
Personal Toiletries and items of a personal nature
International flights
Optional activities/excursions
Any other extras not detailed in the above itinerary
What you need to bring:-
Personal spending money
Additional toiletries: - toilet paper, bathing soap and Towels.
Bathroom slippers
Insect repellent; -Enough film for your cameras
Light clothes for day wear
Warm jacket/pullover/sweat-shirt/fleece for the chilly evenings and mornings
Sneakers, walking boots or sandals.

Listed below are hotels/lodges/resorts that the safari tour operator can accomodate for you.

  • Mara Sidai Camp
  • Chester Hotel
  • Kimana Amboseli Camp
  • Tarangire Twiga Campsite
  • Lake Manyara Twiga Campsite
  • Serengeti Seronera Campsite
  • Ngorongoro Simba “A” Campsite

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