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8 Days Camping Safari

This 8 days safari has most of what Tanzania has to offer to a holiday maker. You visit the Serengeti plains famous for migration of the wildebeest, Lake Manyara National Park which is known for the tree climbing lions, Ngorongoro crater which is more densely populated than any African park and then relax on the island of Zanzibar. Accommodation is lazy camping in National parks and standard Hotels in Zanzibar

Safari tour package: A custom, tailor-made, private safari
Prices: $1080 - $2570
Includes internal flights: No
Length of safari: 8 days
Best months: All year
Countries visited: Tanzania Tanzania
Parks visited: Lake Manyara, Ngorongoro Crater, Serengeti
Activity level: Easy - Game drives, bush dinners
Safari type:
  • Night drive
  • Camping
  • Birding
This 8 days safari has most of what Tanzania has to offer to a holiday maker. You visit the Serengeti plains famous for migration of the wildebeest, Lake Manyara National Park which is known for the tree climbing lions, Ngorongoro crater which is more densely populated than any African park and then relax on the island of Zanzibar. Accommodation is lazy camping in National parks and standard Hotels in Zanzibar. TOUR OVER VIEW Day 1 – Arrival Day 2 – Transfer to Lake Manyara National Park Day 3 – Serengeti National Park Day 4 – Ngongoro and Olduvai Gorge Day 5 - Ngorongoro Crater Day 6 - Transfer to Zanzibar Day 7 - Spice tour and extra activities Day 8 – Airport Transfer

 

DAY 1Arrival

 On arrival at Arusha airport, you will be welcomed by your guide for transfer to a hotel of your choice in Arusha. On this day you will be briefed about your safari and prepare to make sure that we have all the necessary equipment.

Meal plan – Supper

Accommodation – Not included

Day 2 Transfer to lake Manyara National park.

After breakfast, you will be transferred to Lake Manyara National Park. We have lunch and have an evening game drive in this park. It is mostly famous for its tree climbing lions and other game including large herd of elephants waterbuck, warthogs, zebras impalas, kirk’s dik-dik, klipspringer.

Meal plan – Breakfast, lunch and supper.

Accommodation – Haven Nature campsite.

Day 2: Transfer to Serengeti National Park
After breakfast there will be a morning game drive in the Like Manyara National Park were you will be likely to see elephants, Zebras, Gazelles and huge variety of birds. Lunch will be at the Hotel/ Camp then after you will drive to Serengeti Park where you spend the rest of the day exploring the plains. The Serengeti is well known because of its wildebeest migration starts from Serengeti and proceeds to Maasai Mara a lot of elephants, lions and birds, zebra are found.

Meal plan – Breakfast, lunch and supper.

Accommodation - Pimbi Campsite

Day 3: Serengeti National Park
Start the morning with the breakfast followed by the game drive to the plains of Serengeti, spent the most of the time driving through the Serengeti plains looking for the game. Many different types of birds are found and animals. Lunch will be served at the Lodge Camp at afterwards you can relax or stay cool in the afternoon so for another game drive into the Serengeti Plains.

Meal plan – Breakfast, lunch and supper

Accommodation – Pimbi Campsite

Day 4: Transfer Ngorongoro Crater and Olduvai Gorge
After Breakfast you drive toward Olduvai Gorge to view the archaeological fossil fragments believed to be the Ancestors of Present day Man as discovered by Dr. Leaky. After lunch you will continue with the game drive at the Ngorongoro Crater game viewing area. Ngongoro is the most densely populated national park in Africa, so expect to see animals in large herds and flocks.

Meal plan – Breakfast, lunch and supper.

Accommodation -.Simba Campsite

Day 5 – NGORONGORO CRATER 

 Ngorongoro is Africa’s most densely populated Park and one of the few protected areas where it is possible to see all the big five on a single game drive. Expect to see elephants, zebras, giraffes, cheetah, lions name if including birds are seen due to permanent water. Lunch served on the picnic site and always a day lions is sent on the crater lodge/ camp.

Meal plan – Breakfast, lunch and supper.

Accommodation – Simba Campsite

Day 6 –Transfer to Zanzibar

After breakfast you depart the Crater after morning game drive and head to Arusha where you will enjoy lunch before catching the regional flight to Zanzabar in Zanzibar your first night will be spent in stone town with the opportunity to explore this Islamic City while in Zanzibar you will be staying at Zenj Hotel. It is recommended to that you should have dinner in one of the many restaurants within the vanity of the hotels. This will give you a chance to enjoy the Swahili dishes or meals such as octopus, crocodiles, lobsters, frogs, snails that Zanzibar is well known for in the region.

Day 7 – Spice tour and extra activities.

On this day, you will relax at the legendary stone town, relax at one of Zanzibar beaches and go for a spice tour in the evening. 

Meal plan – Not included

Accommodation – Zenj Hotel

Day8 – Airport Transfer

Having had breakfast, you will be transferred to the airport to catch your flight. It is possible to extend your day in Zanzibar.

Meal plan – Breakfast

PRICE (US Dollars)

No- people

1

2

4

6

COST

2570

1610

1205

1080

 

Inclusions

All Park Entrance fees

Game Drives and game ranger fees.

Transportation in a 4WD Safari car

English speaking driver/guide

All accommodation while on tour

Meals as specified in the itinerary

Enough bottled drinking water

All necessary camping gear (Simple canvas tents confortable mattress, sheets, a pillow case, and blanket)

Exclusions

International flight

Visa fees

Drinks and tips

Meals not included on the itinerary

Activities in Zanzibar

NOTE

Flights between parks/sites can be arranged on request.

This safari will be confirmed after receiving at least 1/3 of the quoted price, the remaining balance can be settled on arrival.

While on site, we accept payment in only US Dollars, GB Pound, Euro and UG Shillings.

On this tour, you can remove the bits you do not want and add ones that you want to suit your budget and interest.

 

ENJOY YOUR TRIP!

 

 

 

 

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

  • Haven Nature campsite.
  • Pimbi Campsite
  • Simba Campsite
  • Zenj Hotel

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