Overview

This safari guarantees to see the "Big 5" as they roam around in their habitats in the Serengeti and Ngorongoro Crater and Tarangire National park, sometimes you can see them as close as an arm's length away! These animals are iconic wildlife in Africa and truly an exciting sight to see. You can't leave Tanzania without seeing the elephant, lion, rhinoceros, buffalo, and leopard.

 

Serengeti, Handpicked Accommodations:-

  • Upscale Luxury Accommodation: Kirawira Serena Luxury Tented Camp
  • Basic Luxury Accommodation: Mbalageti Tented Camp, chalet luxury room.
  • Mid-range Accommodation: Mbalageti Tented Camp, lodge room.

Ngorongoro, Handpicked Accommodations:-

  • Upscale Luxury Accommodation: Ngorongoro Crater Lodge
  • Basic Luxury Accommodation: Ngorongoro Serena Safari Lodge
  • Mid-range Accommodation: Rhino Lodge

The Great Rift valley, Handpicked Accommodations:-

  • Upscale Luxury Accommodation: Lake Manyara Tree Lodge
  • Basic Luxury Accommodation: Lake Manyara Serena Hotel
  • Mid-range Accommodation: Burudika Tented Lodge
4 Nights 5 Days 27 Mar, 27 Mar, 27 Mar, and more Mwanza, Tanzania
Inclusions/Exclusions
What we'll give. What we won't

What is included in the tour

  • All Park fees 
  • Pick up Mwanza and Drop off, Arusha.
  • Guaranteed departure.
  • All meals from start to completion
  • Guaranteed window seat.
  • A local English speaking tour guide
  • 4x4 vehicle designed for safari with a pops up for easy game viewing and photography 
  • Mineral water 2 liters per person a day available in the car
  • We can easily cater to vegetarian meals when requested.

What is NOT included in the tour

  • Visa 
  • Travel Insurance
  • International Flights
  • Items of a personal nature 
  • Tour Guide TIP (minimum $ 20 a day)
Highlights
We don't want you to miss these!
  • Exprole wild animals including the Big Five. 
  • Massed herds of almost two million animals
  • 5-day Ngorongoro Crater, Olduvai Gorge, Tarangire, and Serengeti National Park.
  • Experience the wonder and immensity of the Great Migration on the vast plains of the Serengeti 
Itinerary
Detailed itinerary

Day 1:

Mwanza City | Serengeti National park via Ndabaka gate

After having your breakfast depart at 8.45am for the 2hrs30min drive to the World famous Serengeti National park through the western Savannah woodland. 

Serengeti is arguably the Africa’s breathtaking National park. It is the home of millions of large mammals, including what is so called the Big 5: elephant, lion, buffalo, leopard and the rarely seen black rhinoceros. Over 500 species of birds have been recorded in the area, birds of prey, vultures, lovebirds, cranes, bateleur, weavers, and our very own Shrike-Northern White-crowned Shrike. 
It is here where the world’s great migration takes place annually. Nile Crocodiles, the largest crocodile lie in wait in Serengeti rivers.

Meals included: Packed Lunch | Dinner.

 

DAY 2:
Serengeti National Park | Full Day Game viewing.
After breakfast depart from the camp and drive direct to the World famous Serengeti National park via the endless plains. 

Explore an uncountable number of animals through savannah grasslands, islands in the sea of grass “kopjes”, acacia forests and savannah woodland. Our professional guide is always happy to share with you lots of hidden secrets in the Serengeti, why Serengeti shall never die, how the endless plain was formed and its roles in the great migration. Get to know why the park was named "Serengeti" instead of its original name 'Siringet"  and much much more..! 

Meals included: Breakfast | Lunch | Dinner.

 

DAY 3:
Serengeti National Park | Olduvai Gorge visit.
After breakfast depart from the lodge and drive direct to the Cradle of Mankind via the endless plains of the Serengeti. Explore the breeding ground for the great migrations before arriving at the Gorge.

Drive to the Olduvai Gorge where Louis and Mary Leakey discovered Homo habilis, regarded as one of the earliest members of the human genus. Walk around the excavation sites and learn more about this wonderful place on Earth. Later after visiting the Gorge we will drive to our lodge in Ngorongoro and prepare ourselves for the Ngorongoro Crater the next day. 

Meals included: Breakfast | Lunch | Dinner.

 

Day 4:

Ngorongoro Crater | Great Rift Valley Escarpment.

After early breakfast drive to the crater via the endless plains of the Serengeti. Enjoy your packed lunch as you descend down the Ngorongoro crater. 

The Ngorongoro crater, which has been declared a world heritage site, lies within the Ngorongoro Conservation Area that covers more than 8000 sq.km  With an area of 304 sq. km. the crater is the home of up to 30,000 large mammals. More than 100 species of birds not found in the Serengeti have been recorded here. This is the world's largest unbroken caldera and the 8th wonder of the world.  Our friendly safari guide is always happy to share with you about the behind the scene perspectives about the formation of the caldera, ecological facts and much much more..!

This is the only place in Africa where it is easy to find big cats like lions (5 prides of lions have been recorded), cheetah, clans of the hyena, jackals, serval cats a few to mention. Search out for rarely seen black rhino

Afternoon, ascending the crater and drive towards the exit gate while enjoying en-route game viewing through Ngorongoro highland decorated by the green forest.

Meals included: Breakfast | Lunch | Dinner.

 

DAY 5:
Tarangire National park | Drive to Arusha.

After breakfast depart for game viewing in Tarangire national park for full day game viewing before proceeding to Arusha city. 

Tarangire is famous for its dense wildlife population, which is most spectacular in June and September, the dry period. During this time, thousands of animals including elephant, buffalo, giraffe, elands, kudu, wildebeest, hartebeest, and the rarely seen Oryx, migrate from Masai Steppe to the Tarangire River looking for water. Lions, leopards, and other predators follow the herds. Tarangire has the largest population of elephant in any park in the northern circuit and more than 550 species of birds have been recorded. Our professional safari guide is always happy to share with you lots of ecological and ethological facts like the secret behind baobab trees and elephants in Tarangire, the roles of Tarangire River and much much more..!

Meals included: Breakfast | Lunch

 

Check out and drive to Arusha city (drop off point to be advised)

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Pickup point
Here is where we will meet, don't get lost!
NEW MWANZA HOTEL, Mwanza, Tanzania View on Map