Tanzania Budget Holiday
Destinations and National Parks highlights
- Arusha City
- Tarangire National Park
- Serengeti National Park
- Ngorongoro Conservation Area
- Big cats
- Buffalos, zebras, giraffe, gazelle, warthogs etc
DepartureKilimanjaro International Airport
Departure TimeYou, with our experienced safari guides will depart from Arusha at 07:30 AM with picnic lunch to Tarangire National Park
Return TimeApproximately 1:00 PM of the 7th day so that you can catch your flight to get back home.
Dress CodeIt is important to pack clothes for warm days and cool evenings, as well as a warm jacket for early morning game drives. Light, quick-drying, practical clothes are advisable for this safari trip.
IncludedTanzania Budget HolidayAll meals and accommodations during safari. (Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner).Transfers to and from the Airport.Bottle of water per day.Game drives as per the Itinerary.Departure TaxesEntry FeesPersonal GuideBreakfast
Not IncludedOptional Tours (short safari after your climb etc)Personal Expenses (e.g. laundry, telephone, beverages, etc.)Tanzania Visa: $50 per person on arrivalPorters- a minimum of 2 per client.6 days Kilimanjaro trek- Machame.Transfer to / from the MountainExpenses of personal nature such as laundry, beverages, etc.All tipping or gratuities (Highly recommended)Optional Serengeti Balloon safari $520ppOptional Maasai Village visit ($50 per vehicle)International flights from home and back
Day 1: Arusha - Tarangire National Park
Start from Arusha to Tarangire for game View drive, Tarangire is the sixth largest national park covers an area of approximately 2,850 square kilometers. Tarangire is famous for its huge number of elephants, baobab trees and tree climbing African pythons. Dinner and overnight at Tarangire Campsite
Day 2: Tarangire - Ngorongoro Crater
After a short morning game View in Tarangire, continuous to one of the natural wonders of the world, the Ngorongoro Crater. Descend into the Ngorongoro Crater for a full day crater tour. This is world heritage site, the incomparable Ngorongoro crater is the world’s largest “caldera”*. Dominated by cliffs standing some 600 meters high and presenting a sheer drop down to a wide open space of some 246 square km, and you may see everything from elephant to lion, and if you?re lucky, the near-extinct black rhino, all amongst large herds of zebra and wildebeest. Dinner and overnight at Simba Campsite – overlooking the crater
Day 3: Ngorongoro - Serengeti National Park
Drive to the Serengeti National Park via Olduvai Gorge (Millions of years ago, the site was that of a large lake, the shores of which were covered with successive deposits of volcanic ash. Excavation work there was pioneered by Louis and Mary Leakey beginning in 1931. The Serengeti National park covers 14,763 km? (5,700 square miles) of grassland plains and savanna as well as river trine forest and woodlands. The park lies in the north of the country, bordered to the north by the national Tanzania and Kenyan border, where it is continuous with the Masai Mara National Park reserve. Dinner and overnight at Seronera Campsite
Day 4: Full day game view Serengeti National Park
Full day game View in the Serengeti plains, the endless, almost treeless grassland of the south is the most emblematic scenery of the park. This is where the wildebeest breed, as they remain in the plains from December to May. Other hoofed animals- zebra, gazelle, impala, hartebeest, topi, buffalo, waterbuck – also occur in huge numbers during the wet season. Dinner and overnight at Seronera campsite
Day 5: Full day game drive Serengeti National Park
Full day in the Serengeti National Park game driving, dinner and overnight at Ikoma Bush campsite
Day 6: Serengeti - Manyara National Park
Morning walk at the border of the park lead by a national park ranger (optional) then drive from Serengeti to the edge of the Rift valley. Dinner and overnight at Jambo campsite near Lake Manyara National Park.
Day 7: Manyara National Park - Arusha
After a leisure breakfast, game drive at Lake Manyara national park for game drive, Lake Manyara is a shallow freshwater lake in Tanzania. It is said to be the “loveliest [lake] … in Africa,” Lake Manyara is covering 127 square miles (329 km2) of Lake Manyara National Park, the lake’s alkaline waters cover approximately 89 square miles (231 km2). It is famous for a good number of baboons and birdlife, also home to herbivores such as hippos, impalas, elephants, wildebeests, buffalo, warthogs, and giraffes, giant fig trees and mahogany seen in the groundwater forest immediately around the park gates, afternoon return to Arusha.
Kilimanjaro International Airport - Arusha - Tarangire - Serengeti - Lake Manyara