This Tanzania safari 5 days Serengeti National park, Ngorongoro will include Tarangire National park & the famous Ramsa site “Lake Natron” the place for countless flamingos. The possibility of spotting the big 5 is high & most likely you have a chance of experiencing “The Great Wildebeest Migration in Serengeti plains”.
Our budget Tanzania camping safari can be combined with best Kilimanjaro climbing package or Zanzibar beach holidays to make a lifetime adventure in Africa. Just tell us your preferences and we will customize a great package that will suit your requirements.
Trip style style – Comfort & private
During this private 5 days Tanzania camping safari you will have a professional safari driver guide as well as a trained private safari chef. We will provide camping gears i.e. Tents, sleeping mattress & pillows. We advise to come with your own sleeping bag, but still there is an option of renting it out in Arusha town at reasonable prices paid once for the whole safari. You will be staying at the public campsite where bathrooms are shared with other campers.
Meals Plan: breakfast, lunch & dinner to be prepared by our professional safari chef, who will also be responsible for pitching your tents & so on. This is a stress free safari you don’t need to think about where to sleep what to eat etc. We also invites you to the kitchen to tell us if you have any favorites you want to be repeated.
Our package does not include accommodation in Arusha on the last day, but we have best lodges & hotels in & around Arusha city which can go along with your budget Tanzania camping safari. Please let us know if you will need any assistance from us.
The highlights of 5 Days Serengeti Ngorongoro, Tarangire & Lake Natron
Enjoy amazing landscapes and larger wildlife population that you have never seen elsewhere.
Experience the world phenomena “The wildebeest Migration” in the Serengeti plains.
Spotting the African Big 5 & big cats while stay in public campsite where you can feel the wilderness
Interact with locals “Masai” when trekking the active volcanic Mountain Ol doinyo Lengai.
Destination: Northern Tanzania
Location: Tarangire, Norongoro crater, Serengeti & Lake Natron
Dates: Year Around
Physicality: Long Drive
Distance: 30/50 km
On arrival at Kilimanjaro international airport our safari manager will meet you and drive to hotel we book for you in Arusha or Similar. Then will go through your safari program before leaving you to relax and enjoy the lodge’s facilities.
Overnight at Planet lodge in Arusha. Breakfast included.
Day 01: Arusha – Tarangire National Park
Distance: About 120 km
Non – game viewing time: 2:30 to 3 hrs.
After breakfast at your lodge, meet your safari driver guide & chef then start the tour. The first stop will be in Arusha town for any last minute purchases before driving to Tarangire National park for game drive. Packed lunch will be served at one of the picnic site inside the park. Tarangire is famous for its huge elephant population and giant baobab trees, you may expect to spot herds of elephant, wildebeest, zebra, giraffe, hippos, baboons and many antelopes. Birds are abundant & you may see the three rare species of Ash staling, Great Kudu & Fringe Eared Oryx. Predators like lion, leopard, cheetah, jackals & hyena can also be seen. The park forms the central annual migratory cycle within Tarangire Lake Manyara ecosystem that includes up to 3000 elephant, 25,000 wildebeest and about 30,000 zebras. Late Afternoon you will drive towards the base of the Great Rift Valley for overnight.
Overnight at Lilac campsite close to Lake Manyara or similar. All meals include.
Day 2: Tarangire – Ngorongoro crater
Distance: 30 km
Non – game viewing time: 1 to 2 hors
Your 5 days Serengeti Ngorongoro, Tarangire & Lake Natron tour continues after breakfast, you will drive to Ngorongoro Conservation Area & descend 600 meters into the crater floor for game drive. Ngorongoro Crater is a rich area with enough water & fodder supports a vast variety of animals which includes wildebeest, zebra, buffalo, eland, warthog, hippos, and giant African elephants. The Crater is home to some rare species of black rhino living in their natural habitat perhaps this is among few areas where you can see rhino in the natural wilderness.
Another interesting part of this picturesque Caldera, is its denser population of predators, which includes lions, cheetahs, hyena, Jackal and the ever mysterious leopard, which sometimes needs a binoculars eye to spot. You will visit Lake Magadi, a large but shallow alkaline lake in the southwestern corner which supports a large number of flamingos and other water birds.
Overnight at Ngorongoro Simba Campsite. All meals included.
Day 3: Ngorongoro – Serengeti National park
Distance: 145 km
Non – game viewing time: 3 to 4 hrs.
After breakfast drive around the Crater rim and down to “The wild Africa” Serengeti National park with its endless rolling plains. Then move to the central park area, called Seronera, named after the river which is a valuable source of water in the area therefore attracts a larger number of wildlife species in the Serengeti Masai Mara ecosystem. This is among the richest habitats in Serengeti with a lot of animal actions. Packed lunch to be served on the way before embark for sunset game drive in the Serengeti national park.
Overnight at Seronera Campsite Central Serengeti.All meals included.
Day 4: Serengeti National Park – Lake Natron
Distance: about 300 km
Non game-viewing travel time: 4-5 hours
Today the 5 days Serengeti Ngorongoro safari we take you for an early morning game drive which can allow you to see some nocturnal animal coming back from their long night of hunting, or a group of lioness organizing a morning ambush. If the Wildebeest Migration will be packed in Serengeti then you will go straight to where they are & spend much time with them before starting your en route game drive towards the Northern Serengeti. Check out at Klein’s gate & drive to Lake Natron arriving late afternoon and go for a walk along the Lake shore during the sunset if time permits. You will have early dinner and sleep a bit before you driver wake you up to be read for night summit at Odoinyo Lengai Mountain.
Overnight at Lake Natron Campsite. All meals included.
Day 5: Lake Natron – Arusha
Distance: 250 km
Night ascent & dawn summit bid, Ol doinyo Lengai Mountain (seismic conditions permitting). Optional waterfall hike and swim (Depending on your flight time). After drive to Arusha for airport drop off or overnight. (Extra cost for the overnight accommodation)
Tanzania Safari 5 days Serengeti Ngorongoro including Tarangire & Lake Natron is the best tour that combines wildlife safari, hiking trip & sightseeing.
This Rates are including VAT
$ 2,573 per person when 1 person travels alone
$ 1,726 per person when 2 persons travel together
$ 1,413 per person when 3 persons travel together
$ 1,167 per person when 4 persons travel together
$ 1,141 per person when 5 persons travel together
Single supplement Planet lodge $36
The package includes:-
5 days private camping safari from 2 to 5 person
1 night accommodation in Arusha at Planet lodge or similar on B/B
Transport during the safari is a modified 4 x 4 Land Cruiser with photographic roof hatch
All airport transfers/pick up & drop
Service of a Professional English speaking guide and safari chef
All meals: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner
1.5 Mineral water per person during game drive
Overnight stays in tents during the safari
Ol Doinyo Lengai trekking with Masai guide
Tents, mattresses & pillow, please bring your own sleeping bag
All park fees as per itinerary
The package excludes:-
Accommodation in Arusha after safari
Alcoholic and soft drinks
Tips/gratitude for safari driver & chef
Personal spending monies for souvenirs etc.
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