- Lake Manyara National Park
- Ngorongoro Conservation Area
- Serengeti National Park
- Tarangire National Park
Embark on an exhilarating 7-day Tanzania safari, where each day unveils new wonders. Begin in Arusha, then venture to Tarangire National Park, known for its elephants. Continue to the iconic Serengeti for Big Five sightings and the possibility of the Great Migration. Explore the Ngorongoro Crater’s unique ecosystem before visiting Lake Manyara National Park to spot tree-climbing lions.
Comfortable accommodations and delicious campfire dinners await each night. Your journey concludes in Arusha, where you can shop for souvenirs or savor local cuisine. This safari promises an immersive African experience, from the vast plains of the Serengeti to the lush landscapes of Tarangire and the wonders of Ngorongoro. Each day’s adventure leaves you with lasting memories of Tanzania’s breathtaking beauty and abundant wildlife.
At the Evening
As the sun sets on your daily safari exploits, anticipate comfortable accommodations and relish delicious campfire dinners each night. The charm of your journey extends beyond wildlife encounters; it culminates in Arusha, where post-safari relaxation meets vibrant local experiences. Explore bustling markets for unique souvenirs or indulge in the rich flavors of Tanzanian cuisine. This safari provides an immersive African odyssey, traversing the endless plains of the Serengeti, the verdant landscapes of Tarangire, and the awe-inspiring wonders of Ngorongoro. Each day unfolds as a canvas of adventure, painting memories of Tanzania’s breathtaking beauty and the incredible diversity of its wildlife.
|DEPARTURE/RETURN LOCATION||Kilimanjaro International Airpot|
|DEPARTURE TIME||Please arrive at least 2 hours before the flight.|
Arrival in Arusha
Your 7-day Tanzania safari begins as you land at Kilimanjaro International Airport or Arusha Airport. A warm Tanzanian welcome awaits as you’re transferred to your accommodation in Arusha, the gateway to the country’s awe-inspiring natural wonders.
After settling in, take some time to relax and prepare for the adventure ahead. You might choose to explore the vibrant local markets, savor traditional Tanzanian cuisine, or simply unwind in anticipation of the exciting days that await you. As the sun sets over Arusha, you’ll sense the promise of remarkable wildlife encounters and breathtaking landscapes that define your upcoming safari.
Tarangire National Park
After a hearty breakfast, your Tanzania safari adventure continues with a journey to Tarangire National Park. Known for its immense herds of elephants, Tarangire offers an exceptional wildlife experience.
Upon entering the park, your day unfolds with thrilling game drives, providing opportunities to witness not only the impressive elephant gatherings but also an array of other wildlife, including lions, zebras, giraffes, and numerous bird species. Keep your camera ready to capture these extraordinary moments.
Lunchtime presents a unique opportunity for a picnic within the park, surrounded by the sights and sounds of the African wilderness. In the afternoon, your exploration of Tarangire’s diverse ecosystems and landscapes continues, ensuring that you don’t miss any of its natural wonders.
As the day comes to a close, you’ll set up your accommodation, be it a comfortable lodge or a campsite, within or near the park. Here, under the vast African sky, you’ll enjoy a campfire dinner, share stories of the day’s adventures, and drift off to sleep, serenaded by the sounds of the wild – a truly magical experience in the heart of Tanzania’s natural beauty.
Serengeti National Park
On the third day of your Tanzania safari, the journey continues with an exhilarating drive to the world-renowned Serengeti National Park after a delicious breakfast. The Serengeti, an icon of African wildlife, is celebrated for its abundant wildlife and stunning landscapes.
As you venture into the park, be on the lookout for wildlife sightings along the way, including the possibility of witnessing the awe-inspiring Great Migration herds (seasonal). These herds, numbering in the millions, are a sight to behold.
Once inside the Serengeti, your game drives commence, offering unparalleled opportunities to encounter Africa’s famous Big Five – lions, elephants, buffaloes, leopards, and rhinoceros. The park’s diverse habitats ensure that every game drive reveals something new and remarkable.
You’ll set up your accommodation within the Serengeti’s pristine wilderness, where the sounds of the African night and the brilliance of the starlit sky create an enchanting atmosphere. After a thrilling day of wildlife encounters, gather around the campfire for a delectable dinner, sharing stories of your Serengeti adventures under the canopy of stars.
Serengeti Wildlife Safari
Your fourth day in Tanzania brings you deeper into the heart of the Serengeti for a full day of thrilling wildlife exploration. After a nourishing breakfast in the wild, your safari adventure continues.
The Serengeti’s expansive plains and diverse ecosystems provide the ideal backdrop for an unforgettable safari experience. As you embark on your game drives, the chances of encountering the Big Five, cheetahs, hyenas, and a multitude of other species are incredibly high.
The soft morning light and the warm hues of the evening sun create the perfect conditions for photography, ensuring you capture the magic of the Serengeti in all its splendor.
During your wildlife safari, you may witness fascinating predator-prey interactions, observe the graceful movements of giraffes and zebras on the savannah, and delight in the vibrant birdlife that populates the park.
Lunch will be served picnic-style amidst this extraordinary wilderness, allowing you to savor your surroundings while observing the natural interactions of the park’s inhabitants.
As the sun dips below the horizon, marking the end of another incredible day in the Serengeti, you’ll return to your campsite. Here, you’ll relish a campfire dinner, sharing stories of the day’s memorable wildlife encounters and embracing the serenity of the African night, knowing that more adventures await on the morrow.
After a delightful breakfast in the heart of the Serengeti, your Tanzania safari adventure takes you to the enchanting Ngorongoro Conservation Area. This pristine area is renowned not only for its unique landscapes but also for its extraordinary concentration of wildlife.
As you journey through the remarkable Tanzanian landscape, you’ll have the opportunity to spot wildlife along the way, adding to the excitement of your safari.
Upon reaching the rim of the Ngorongoro Crater, prepare to be greeted by breathtaking panoramic views. This natural amphitheater is teeming with diverse wildlife. Today, you’ll descend into the crater for a day of unrivaled game viewing.
The Ngorongoro Crater offers a glimpse into a self-contained ecosystem with a dense population of lions, black rhinos, elephants, and countless other species. Your picnic lunch within the crater allows you to savor the unique surroundings while observing wildlife interactions.
In the late afternoon, you’ll ascend from the crater and make your way to your campsite on the crater rim. As the sun sets over the Ngorongoro Conservation Area, you’ll enjoy dinner at your campsite, gazing at the stars and reflecting on the incredible day of wildlife encounters in this natural wonder.
Lake Manyara National Park
Today, your Tanzania safari adventure continues as you wake up to a stunning sunrise at your campsite, overlooking the Ngorongoro Crater. This serene moment provides a fitting start to another day of exploration.
After breakfast, it’s time to leave the Ngorongoro Conservation Area and head to Lake Manyara National Park. This compact yet diverse park is famed for its unique tree-climbing lions, which you’ll be on the lookout for during your visit.
As you enter Lake Manyara, your day unfolds with game drives that reveal the park’s mosaic of habitats, from dense woodlands to open grassy areas and the glistening alkaline lake itself. Keep your binoculars ready to spot the iconic tree-climbing lions, a behavior unique to this region.
Your journey through the park will introduce you to a wide array of wildlife, including elephants, hippos, baboons, and a multitude of bird species. The park’s birdlife is particularly impressive, making it a haven for bird enthusiasts.
A picnic lunch within the park provides a moment to appreciate the dramatic landscapes surrounding you while observing the fascinating interactions of the park’s wildlife.
In the late afternoon, your adventure continues as you explore more of Lake Manyara’s captivating landscapes and its resident wildlife. As the day comes to a close, you’ll set up your campsite near Lake Manyara, where you’ll enjoy a campfire dinner and share stories of your day’s wildlife encounters under the starlit African sky.
Lake Manyara To Arusha Departure
As your remarkable Tanzania safari draws to a close, you’ll wake up at your Lake Manyara campsite, greeted by the tranquil beauty of the surroundings. After breakfast, it’s time to bid farewell to Lake Manyara National Park.
You’ll embark on your journey back to Arusha, a bustling town that serves as the gateway to Tanzania’s extraordinary natural wonders. Along the way, there may be opportunities to spot wildlife as you traverse the picturesque Tanzanian landscapes.
Upon returning to Arusha, you’ll have some free time to explore the town further, perhaps indulging in some last-minute souvenir shopping or savoring local cuisine at a restaurant.
Finally, you’ll be transferred to Kilimanjaro International Airport or Arusha Airport, depending on your departure plans. With the memories of your incredible safari fresh in your mind, you’ll board your flight, carrying with you the enduring magic of Tanzania’s landscapes and wildlife.