Tanzania Highlights Safari

One of our most popular Safari packages especially favored by solo travelers and couples, you will be part of a larger group (8 people max) with a set departure from Arusha every Wednesday. You will be guided around Africa's most famous National Parks by a professional English speaking driver in a 4x4 Safari vehicle complete with a pop up roof, you will be guaranteed a window seat. Overnight at classic lodges within the National Parks on a Full Board basis.

Safari tour package:
A set-date, set-itinerary, group safari
Price per person*:
$1495 - $2195
Includes internal flights:
No
Length of safari:
6 days
Best months:
All year
Countries visited:
Parks visited:
Activity level:
Easy - Game drives, bush dinners
Safari type:
Adventure safaris Big five Romantic safaris Romantic Cultural safaris Cultural Birding safaris Birding
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Spend six days in the African bush within a budget. You will see the tree climbing lions in Lake Manyara, the amazing Ngorongoro crater and the Serengeti abundant with rich wildlife. The Ultimate Safari experience where you can see the big 5 in real life! With a guaranteed window seat and professional guide you will explore all the major National Parks in Northern Tanzania while staying at some of the best classic Safari Lodges.

DAY 1: Arusha to Ngorongoro Crater

Meet in Arusha. After lunch, drive through the Ngorongoro Highlands to your lodge situated on the rim of the crater. The crater covers over 300 square kilometers of land and is the home of the rare black rhino, prides of lion, elephant, cheetah and great herds of buffalo, antelope and wildebeest. Dinner and overnight at Ngorongoro Sopa Lodge.

DAY 2: Ngorongoro Crater

Today you will descend over 600 metres to the floor of the crater for a day crater tour. Explore the forest areas that are inhabited by monkey and elephant, the lake area, where you may see the flamingos and the open savannah where the lions hunt for food. Picnic lunches will be served in the crater. Dinner and overnight at Ngorongoro Sopa Lodge. 

DAY 3: Ngorongoro to Serengeti National Park

After breakfast drive to Oldupai Gorge, site of Louis and Mary Leakey’s renowned archaeological discoveries. Their findings include some of the man’s earliest known ancestral remains. Visit Maasai Village on the way to Olduvai Gorge* (Description on the email) 
Continue to Serengeti National Park in time for lunch.  This enormous park supports every variety of animal imaginable - from large predators such as lion, leopard and cheetah to the smaller herbivores they prey on. Afternoon game drive. Dinner and overnight at Serengeti Sopa Lodge.

DAY 4: Serengeti

Today you spend the whole day on game drive in this National Park, which is rich with all different species of animals. To maximize game viewing you will carry a picnic lunch with you and spend full day in the Serengeti National Park. Dinner and overnight at Serengeti Sopa Lodge.

DAY 5: Serengeti to Lake Manyara

Breakfast at your lodge. Drive to Lake Manyara, a soda lake lying in the Great Rift Valley. Lunch at Lake Manyara. In the afternoon game drive in Lake Manyara National Park, home of the tree-climbinglions. Apart from the varied types of landscape including jungle, swamp and savanna, there are also a large variety of animals including Giraffe, Zebra, Elephant, Gazelle, hippos, monkeys and about 400 different species of birds. Dinner and overnight at  Lake Manyara Serena Lodge.

DAY 6: Lake Manyara to Arusha

After breakfast drive to ArushaLunch in a restaurant. Drop off to Kilimanjaro Airport (KIA)

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

  • Ngorongoro Sopa Lodge
  • Serengeti Sopa Lodge
  • Lake Manyara Serena Lodge

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Parks you will visit

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Animals you will see

Aardvark
Aardvark
African buffalo
African buffalo
African caracal
African caracal
Baboon
Baboon
Bat-eared fox
Bat-eared fox
Rhinoceros
Rhinoceros
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Bird watching
Bird watching
Boating / canoeing
Boating / canoeing
Bush walks
Bush walks
Cultural / Tribal visits
Cultural / Tribal visits
Game drives
Game drives
Hot air balloons
Hot air balloons
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