5 day Tanzania safari
The 5 days Tanzania safari will take you to Lake Manyara National Park, Ngorongoro conservation area, and Serengeti National Park for an adventurous trip. Ngorongoro and Serengeti National Park are famous for hosting the African big 5- lions, elephants, buffaloes, rhinos, and leopards. Lake Manyara National Park is popular for the tree-climbing lions.
This tour will be conducted by a well-qualified tour guide who has been to all the mentioned destinations many times. You will surely benefit a lot from his experience. We have a fleet of clean and well-maintained 4×4 safari cars that are equipped with the best amenities to give tourists an adventurous journey.
This tour is expected to start and end in Arusha however several pickup and drop off points around Tanzania can be considered. This amazing tour is customizable, should you want to suggest your own itinerary; we shall make the necessary adjustments to fulfill your desires.
We offer airport pick up and drop off services to our clients. You will be picked up from Kilimanjaro International airport to your hotel in Arusha
Day 1: Arusha- Lake Manyara National Park
Lake Manyara National Park is among the nearest national parks from Arusha. Early in the morning, our tour guide will drive you to Lake Manyara National Park. Upon arrival, you will check in your lodge, have breakfast and later visit the park with packed lunch for an adventurous game viewing experience. It is possible to witness tree-climbing lions in Manyara.
Other wildlife species in the park include wildebeest, zebra, warthogs, crocodiles, elephants, leopard, hyena, cheetah, giraffes, warthogs and many more. Lake Manyara National Park was named after Lake Manyara which crosses through the park. Areas around the shores are great for a game viewing. In the evening, you will return to the lodge where you will be served with dinner and overnight.
Day 2: Lake Manyara – Ngorongoro
Early in the morning, you will depart Lake Manyara for Ngorongoro. This is a shorter distance. Upon arrival in Ngorongoro, you drive up to the Loduare gate. Where you will be allowed to access the Ngorongoro; after being allowed, you will drive to the crater rim view area where you will observe the crater floor. This area offer remarkable views of the crater floor.
After photography, you will descend to the crater floor for an amazing game drive. During the game drive, you will witness various wildlife species. Some of the common species to expect include the African big 5- lions, elephants, buffaloes, rhinos, and leopards.
Other species in the park include wildebeest, hyena, cheetah, hippopotamus, crocodiles, giraffes, zebra, baboons and many more. Lunch will be served at the hippo pool picnic. After lunch, you will continue on the game drive until evening. Later, you will drive back to the Crater rim for an amazing sunset experience. Afterwards, you will be driven to the lodge for an amazing dinner and overnight
Day 3: Ngorongoro – Serengeti
Early in the morning, you will depart Ngorongoro for Serengeti. You will stop along the Oldupai gorge to learn more about the finding at the site. The oldupai gorge holds remains of the first humans. The Museum at the site, local guides, and researchers at the site will give you a brief introduction about the oldupai gorge
Later, you will continue your journey to Serengeti. Upon arrival in Serengeti, you will check in your lodge, have meals and later you will drive to the different sections of the park. Serengeti always delivers when it comes to wildlife species.
The park hosts the African big 5- lions, elephants, buffaloes, rhinos, leopards. Other wildlife species in the park include the wildebeest, crocodiles, hippopotamus, elands, Topis, gazelles, hyena, zebra, cheetah, giraffes, warthogs, waterbucks, bushbucks, baboons, African wild dog, and many more. The evening time is great to watch the sunset
In the evening, you will return to the lodge where you will have a tasty dinner
Day 4: Full day game drive
This full day game drive will take you to either to the Serengeti plains, Western corridor or Northern Serengeti to search for various wildlife species and their behaviors. Early in the morning, our tour guide will drive to the park for an excellent game drive until evening hours.
During this day, you will enough time to visit most of the park sections. By evening, you will have various memories of Serengeti. Our cars have a charging system and this means you can charge your phone, camera, and camcorder during the game drive so that you don’t miss out on any opportunity of taking photos.
You will retire to the lodge where you will be served with dinner and overnight
Day 5: Serengeti – Arusha
This is the last day of this amazing trip. Early in the morning, you will be driven to the hot-air balloon launch site where you meet other people who are going to board the balloon. You will board the balloon which will fly over Serengeti. This hot-air safari will enable you to take aerial photos of Serengeti. After landing, you will be served with a delicious bush breakfast.
Later, you will go for a game drive until Midday. You will return to the lodge for lunch and relaxation. Afterwards, you will drive to Arusha to end this safari
The tour includes:
Transportation during the safari, Accommodation, park entrance fees, Meals, Tour guide fees
The tour excludes:
Personal items, Visa fees, gifts, travel and medical insurance, Air ticket to and from Tanzania, Laundry, Souvenirs