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    $2550 p/p in USD
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Ngaiza Adventures

  • Tanzania



Tour Type

Tour Type

Guided, Large Group, Small Group

Safari Standard

Safari Standard


Tour Overview

This fantastic safari begins in the elephant paradise of Tarangire followed by the Serengeti which is known for the great wildlife migration. Continue to the Ngorongoro Crater which is packed with game and Lake Manyara, well known for its baboon population and tree-climbing lions.

General Information

  • Safari types:
    Big Five Safari, Camping Safari, Guided Safari, Wildlife Safari
  • You will visit:
    Serengeti National Park, Lake Manyara National Park, Tarangire National Park, Ngorongoro Conservation Area & Crater
  • Wildlife:
    Big Five, Birds, Antelope, Zebra, Giraffe, Hippo, Crocodile, Cheetah, Hyena, Wildebeest, Baboon
  • Activities:
    Game Drive
  • Getting around:
    4x4 Safari Vehicle, Transfer Vehicle
  • Start/end:
    Start/end in Kilimanjaro International Airport


  • Day 1: Arusha town to Tarangire National Park (Activities: Pick up and game drive)
  • Day 2:  Serengeti National Park (Activities: Travel and game drive)
  • Day 3: Serengeti National Park to Ngorongoro Conservation Area (Activities: Game and travel)
  • Day 4: Ngorongoro Crater to Lake Manyara (Activities: Crater and travel)
  • Day 5: Lake Manyara National Park to Arusha (Activities: Game and travel)

Rates – Per Person USD

From USD 1,200 per person

What's Included

  • Return airport/Arusha transfers
  • 2 nights’ hotel accommodation in Arusha before and after safari
  • All meals while on safari and cold water during the safari
  • Extended 4×4 safari jeep with pop up roof for game viewing
  • Professional safari guide
  • Entrance fees to all national parks
  • Ngorongoro Crater fees
  • Government taxes, VAT and service charges relating to accommodation and included meals
  • All basic camping facilities such as tents, chairs, tables and sleeping mats
  • 3 litres of water per day (Kilimanjaro water)
  • The company safari completion award certificate

What's Excluded

  • Flights
  • Tanzania Visa (USD 50 pp on arrival, except for the USA and Canada passport holders USD 100 pp)
  • Personal Expenses such as shopping, laundry, telephone, beverages etc
  • Optional tours such as balloon safari
  • Tips and gratuities


  • This itinerary is owned and delivered by ‘Ngaiza Adventures
  • All prices are ‘From’ and may vary at the time of booking
  • Display price is usually based on two people sharing
  • Ngaiza Adventures‘ reserves the right to change the content and price of the itinerary
  • All itineraries are subject to availability

Day by Day Overview

At 8 am the driver guide will pick you up from your hotel in Arusha and you start the journey to Tarangire National Park. The journey is 120 km which will take around 2 hrs. At Tarangire National Park gate the game drive starts and you will explore the true enormity of the deserted termite mounds and ancient baobab trees. Moreover it’s known as the elephant paradise and you will expect to see big herds of elephants and other wild animals such as lions, giraffes, warthogs, ostriches, impalas, cheetahs, mongoose, buffaloes and baboons as well as wonderful birds. After the fantastic game drive you will be driven to Mto Wa Mbu near Lake Manyara for the overnight.

Activities: Pick up and game drive
Meal plan: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner

Today you will start the journey to Serengeti National Park from Mto Wa Mbu, which will take around 3.5 hrs over a distance of 205 km. You will pass by the Ngorongoro Conservation Area, where you can have an en route game drive while heading to the Serengeti National Park, known for its annual wildlife migration. On reaching the park you will enjoy lunch on one of the kopjes (rock outcrops). The game drive will venture further into the park and overnight will be in the Serengeti National Park.

Activities: Travel and game drive
Meal plan: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner

The day will begin with an early morning game drive in the central part of the Serengeti. The savannah is an active landscape and the air is flooded with melodies the birds create as the sunlight starts to illuminate the landscape. Your guide will study the prints on the ground to pursue predators. Early in the morning you might be able to have a good view of the hot air balloons above. We then travel to the Ngorongoro Crater rim for an overnight stay.

Activities: Game drive and travel
Meal plan: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner

We head off and descend into the Ngorongoro Crater, a World Heritage Site, where the game viewing is simply effortless. Most animals remain within the crater due to its high walls. This is the perfect location with a high probability to see every member of the ‘Big 5’ in one day. We will have a wonderful picnic lunch inside the crater. The unfilled caldera is also home to hyenas, hippo, zebra, wildebeest and an impressive variety of water birds. Your guide will enlighten you by sharing facts about the animals, vegetation and locating hidden animals. After such a wonderful journey you will head to Mto Wa Mbu near Lake Manyara for the night.

Activities: Crater and travel
Meal plan: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner

On this final day of your safari you will be nestled at the base of the Great Rift Valley escarpment. Lake Manyara National Park provides picturesque scenery and assorted habitats including rainforests, soda Lake and savannah, which support the highly diverse ecosystem. Enjoy a picnic lunch in the beautiful park. With over 400 bird species, some of which are migratory, the reserve is a birdwatcher’s delight. Lake Manyara houses the legendary tree climbing lions as well as buffalo, elephants, giraffe, impalas and hippos. We will proceed to Arusha in the late afternoon for overnight.

Activities: Game and travel
Meal plan: Breakfast and Lunch

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