7 Days - Big Five Safari

Trip Information:

This safari takes you through the highlights of the unrivalled Parks of Northern Tanzania. This region has a natural abundance of wildlife, and protects the annual migration of millions of animals across these northern reaches. You start at Lake Manyara National Park, ornithologists a paradise that is also noted for the elusive tree-climbing lions. Then to Serengeti, probably the most famous wildlife sanctuary in the world. Serengeti is a big game haven that also hosts over 3 million large mammals!

You then head to Ngorongoro Crater, which supports a year-round resident population of a variety of wildlife. It is an attraction in its own right and is one of the wonders of the natural world. You then close at Tarangire, famous for its dense wildlife population.

Tour Itinerary:

Day 1: Arusha – Lake Manyara National Park

– In the morning at 0830hrs pick up from your hotel in Arusha and drive on tarmac road 130km with lunch box to Lake Manyara National Park for both morning and afternoon game drives. The park is home to Lion, Hippo, Elephant, Zebra, Buffalo, Giraffe, Baboon, Blue and Vervet monkey, Warthog and more About 350 species of birds have been recorded. You will have Picnic lunch, dinner and overnight in Manyara. Twiga campsite.

Twiga Lodge http://www.twigacampsitelodge.com

Meals: Breakfast | Lunch | Dinner

Accommodation: Twiga Lodge/Similar or Twiga Campsite

Day 2: Manyara – Serengeti National Park

– Early morning breakfast in Manyara then at 0700hrs drive to the Great Serengeti National Park with lunch and game drives enroute. Afternoon game drives in the park a home to lion, leopard, Elephant, Cheetah, Buffalo, Zebra, Wildebeest, Eland, Wild dog, Gazelles, Crocs and more. Lot of birds includes the Eurasia migrants, dinner and overnight in Serengeti. Lodge/Tented Camp or campsite for Dinner and Overnight. Acacia tented Camp/Similar http://www.serengetiacaciacamps.com/

Meals: Breakfast | Lunch | Dinner

Accommodation: Serengeti Acacia Camps/Similar or Seronera Campsite

Day 3: Northern Serengeti National Park

– Breakfast, then follows morning and afternoon game drives in the park. In the afternoon continue with game viewing to the North East of the park this is Lobo area where the main path of the Serengeti Wildebeest migration has passed. Dinner and overnight in Serengeti.

Acacia tented Camp/Similar http://www.serengetiacaciacamps.com/

Meals: Breakfast | Lunch | Dinner

Accommodation: Serengeti Acacia Camps/Similar or Seronera Campsite

Day 4: Full day in Serengeti National Park

– Breakfast, then half day game viewing in Lobo area where you will have your hot lunch before you drive back to Seronera the center of Serengeti. Proceed with game viewing around Seronera or Eastwards, Dinner and overnight in Serengeti Acacia tented Camp/Similar http://www.serengetiacaciacamps.com/

Meals: Breakfast | Lunch | Dinner

Accommodation: Serengeti Acacia Camps/Similar or Seronera Campsite

Day 5: Serengeti – Ngorongoro Crater Rim

– Wake up at 0600hrs for early morning game drives in Serengeti at 0845hrs back to the lodge/ Camp for breakfast. Then check out and drive with lunch and game viewing en-route to Ngorongoro Crater Rim. You will pass via Olduvai Gorgethe archaeological site. Dinner and overnight in Ngorongoro. . http://www.ngorongoro.cc/

Meals: Breakfast | Lunch | Dinner

Accommodation: Rhino Lodge/Similar or Simba Campsite

Day 6: Crater tour – Tarangire National Park

– Wake up early morning for breakfast then at 0700hrs descend into the Crater floor for game drives. All the BIG FIVE Rhino Lion, Leopard, Buffalo and Elephant live in this wonderful caldera, others are Zebra, Hippo, Wildebeest, Hyena and more…Birds includes flamingos on the Soda lake, Geese, Storks, Vultures and more…Your lunch will be served in the picnic site in the Crater near Lerai Forest or Hippo pool. After lunch proceed with game viewing while ascending the Crater and drive to Tarangire National Park for dinner and overnight in Tarangire. Twiga campsite.

Twiga Lodge http://www.twigacampsitelodge.com

Meals: Breakfast | Lunch | Dinner

Accommodation: Twiga Lodge/Similar or Twiga Campsite

Day 7: Tarangire – Arusha

– After breakfast continue with game viewing in Tarangire National park, a home to Lion, Leopard, Elephant, buffalo, Python, Zebra, Oryx, Impala and more Over 450 species of birds have been observed. Your picnic lunch will be served in picnic site in the Tarangire Park. In the late afternoon, the driver will take you back to Arusha.

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Languages spoken: English
Included in price: Transport on 4WD vehicle with the pop-up roof, which enable you to spot wildlife easier Three meals a day on Safari Park entrance fees Driver's allowances Service of an English speaking professional guide/Driver Camping fees, Mattresses (If Camping) Crater fees Food, cook and all kitchen utensils (If Camping) Mineral water 1.5lt per person per day Activities as per itinerary above
Not Included in price: International flights to/from your home Tips & gratitude’s The first night on your arrival and last night after safari (book with us) Airport transfers (book with us) Personal insurance Sleeping bag (if Camping) Olduvai Gorge fees Alcoholic drinks Serengeti Balloon (can book with us) Flying doctor’s insurance, we can arrange for request. Tips to the driver/guide and all items of personal nature/use. And all not mentioned in the itinerary above.
Refund policy : when the cancellation is done in a period of over 28 days of the safari/tour, 50% of the deposit sent will be refunded. When the cancellation is done in a period between 14 -28 days of the safari/tour, 25% of the payment would be refunded. When the cancellation is done in a period between 7 – 14 days NO REFUND.
Cancellations : when the cancellation is done in a period of over 28 days of the safari/tour, 50% of the deposit sent will be refunded. When the cancellation is done in a period between 14 -28 days of the safari/tour, 25% of the payment would be refunded. When the cancellation is done in a period between 7 – 14 days NO REFUND.
Availability : All Seasons