7 Days from$1250 p/p in USD
Guided, Small Group
Experience the best of Tanzania on this amazing safari that offers the ultimate in African game viewing and an authentic Maasai tribal experience where you will have the opportunity to spend an entire day with the Maasai and sleep in one of their traditional dwellings. Explore the famous Serengeti National Park from the air on a balloon safari and descend into the magnificent Ngorongoro Crater, one of the most diverse wildlife parks in the world. Experience the culture and discover the famous game of Africa while also giving back to the local communities on a charity day at the end of your safari that will give you the chance to meet the children you will be helping.
Safari types:Big Five Safari, Camping Safari, Cultural Safari, Guided Safari, Wildlife Safari
You will visit:Serengeti National Park, Tarangire National Park, Ngorongoro Crater
Wildlife:Big Five, Birds, Antelope, Zebra, Giraffe, Hippo, Crocodile, Cheetah, Hyena, Wildebeest, Colobus Monkey
Activities:Game Drive, Optional Activities, Village Visit
Getting around:4x4 Vehicle
Start/end:Start/end in Arusha
Price Per Person – USD
From USD 1,250 per person
- Professional English speaking safari guide & chef
- 4×4 Land Cruiser with open roof
- Park fees, camping tent & mattress
- Breakfast, lunch & dinners
- 2 bottles of water per day, tea & coffee with meals
- Kilimanjaro Airport pick up & drop off
- Accommodation before & after
- Flights, visas & passport fees
- Personal items & travel insurance
- Tips for safari guide & chef
- Alcoholic & non-alcoholic beverages
- Balloon flight – $600 per person
- Maasai village visit – $45 per person
Day by Day Overview
Depart from Arusha in the morning and travel to the Tarangire National Park where you can marvel at the colossal termite mounds and the ancient baobab trees. The picturesque scenery and diverse bird life that assist in creating a tranquil environment in the park. There is a huge elephant population and seeing the large herds is an amazing sight. Enjoy much of the day on a game drive before heading to your campsite for the evening.
After breakfast you will make your way to the Serengeti National Park. Enjoy a scenic journey that passes the Ngorongoro Conservation Area. Explore the famous park when you arrive and search for wildlife on its vast grassland plains. The park is one of the Seven Natural Wonders of Africa. Later stop for a picnic lunch on one of the small rocky hills, providing excellent views of the park below. In the evening you will head to your campsite for dinner.
Begin the day with an early morning drive in the central Serengeti as your search for animals surrounded by the sounds of the waking bush. Experience a beautiful sunrise and hope to discover some of the big cats on a morning hunt. Later you will travel to the Ngorongoro Crater where you will spend the evening.
After an early breakfast, descend into the Ngorongoro Crater for the best time to spot animals before the heat of the day. Enjoy a game drive around the crater and stop for a picnic lunch at a small lake in the park. The lake is home to many hippos and migratory birds amongst many other wildlife species including the big five. Explore this amazing destination, teeming with animals that are encircled by the carter walls. After a lovely afternoon of game viewing you will make your way to Arusha.
Today you will visit a Maasai tribe, famous for their lion hunting tradition. Spend a full day with the tribe and take part in their daily routine, including fetching water and milking cows, for an opportunity to see how they live. You will sleep in the village in one of their traditional houses. Enjoy a traditional dinner before the end of the day.
After lunch you will have a short drive to Chamka Hot Springs were you can enjoy an afternoon of swimming in the springs. In the evening you will make your way back to Arusha where you will have some dinner.
After breakfast you will have an opportunity to donate your time to one of two causes. Decide between a visit to a local school or helping prepare lunch for some of the local children. Spend the day with these wonderful children before heading to the airport in the evening.