Itinerary Overview


This package offers a thrilling adventure through some of Tanzania’s most iconic and diverse wildlife destinations. This comprehensive itinerary allows you to explore the stunning landscapes and abundant wildlife of Lake Manyara National Park, witness the awe-inspiring beauty of the Ngorongoro Crater, experience the legendary Serengeti, and discover the unique ecosystems of Tarangire National Park.

The journey begins with a visit to Lake Manyara National Park, known for its picturesque scenery and diverse wildlife. As you embark on game drives, be prepared to encounter a wide variety of animals, including elephants, giraffes, hippos, and the famous tree-climbing lions that make this park unique. The park’s namesake lake is a haven for flamingos, providing a mesmerizing display of pink hues.

Next, you’ll venture into the Ngorongoro Crater, a UNESCO World Heritage Site and one of Africa’s most remarkable natural wonders. Descending into the caldera, you’ll be surrounded by stunning landscapes and an incredible concentration of wildlife. Prepare to witness lions prowling the grasslands, rhinos grazing peacefully, and herds of wildebeests and zebras dotting the landscape. The Ngorongoro Crater offers an extraordinary opportunity to witness the circle of life in action and get up close to a diverse range of wildlife.

Continuing the safari, you’ll enter the legendary Serengeti National Park, known for its vast savannahs and the annual wildebeest migration. Spend your days exploring the Serengeti on thrilling game drives, witnessing iconic wildlife such as lions, cheetahs, elephants, and giraffes. The Serengeti’s expansive plains provide a breathtaking backdrop for unforgettable wildlife sightings.

The adventure concludes with a visit to Tarangire National Park, famous for its towering baobab trees and large elephant herds. As you navigate the park’s diverse landscapes, keep an eye out for wildlife such as zebras, wildebeests, and various bird species. Tarangire offers a unique opportunity to witness the fascinating behaviors and interactions of wildlife in a lesser-known but equally captivating setting.

Throughout the safari, you’ll stay in comfortable accommodations, ranging from tented camps to lodges, carefully selected to provide both comfort and immersion in the natural surroundings.

In summary, the 6-day, 5-night Lake Manyara / Ngorongoro Crater / Serengeti / Tarangire Safari Package offers an unforgettable journey through Tanzania’s most remarkable wildlife destinations. From the diverse landscapes and birdlife of Lake Manyara to the awe-inspiring wildlife encounters in the Ngorongoro Crater, the legendary plains of the Serengeti, and the unique ecosystems of Tarangire, this safari promises an immersive experience that showcases the beauty and biodiversity of Tanzania’s natural wonders.

About The Tour

Inclusions Exclusions
Arrival & Departure airport transfers complementary to all our clients. Visas and related costs.
Transportation as per itinerary. Personal Taxes.
Accommodation per itinerary or similar with a request to all our clients. Drinks, tips, laundry, telephone calls and other items of a personal nature.
Meals as per itinerary B=Breakfast, L=Lunch and D=Dinner. International flights.
Services literate English driver/guide. Optional excursions and activities not listed in the itinerary like Balloon safari, Masai Village.
National park & game reserve entrance fees as per itinerary.
Excursions & activities as per itinerary with a request
Recommended Mineral Water while on safari.

Detailed Day Wise Itinerary

  • Day : 1 Arusha – Lake Manyara National Park

    The drive from Arusha to Lake Manyara National Park takes about 4 hours. After having a picnic lunch in Manyara, you start a late afternoon game drive, which is the best time to view animals in this park. When you approach it from the east, the Rift Valley escarpment looms on the horizon forming an impressive backdrop to the lake. In the tall trees of the ground water forest, monkeys leap from branch to branch, and on the escarpment, elephants stand in the shade. Other animals frequently seen are zebras, impalas, monkeys, giraffes, buffalos, hippos, and others. Overnight at the Lake Manyara Serena Safari Lodge or the twiga lodge and campsite.

  • Day : 2 Lake Manyara – Ngorongoro Crater

    After breakfast leave lake manyara for Ngorongoro crater arriving with game drive at the crater rim thereafter you continue to descend 2000 ft (670m) into the crater floor for full afternoon crater tour to see black manned lions, rhinos, buffaloes, elephants and other grazing animals abound with picnic lunch served inside the park. Return to SIMBA Campsite or Neptune Ngorongoro Luxury Lodge for dinner and overnight.

  • Day : 3 Ngorongoro Crater – Serengeti National Park

    After breakfast, Leave ngorongoro after breakfast for Serengeti arriving in time for lunch after lunch proceed for afternoon game drive in this unique park to see the many animals. Take your leisure while exploring this world heritage site, where earths largest concentration of plain game still roams free! In the late evening, overnight at the Serengeti Seronera Wildlife Camp or Four Seasons Serengeti Lodge.

  • Day : 4 Serengeti National Park

    Morning and afternoon game drive in the Serengeti with a lunch and leisure break at the lodge or campsite in the mid afternoon .The term ‘serengeti’ means endless plains in maasai language. In the central plains there are carnivores like, leopards, hyena and cheetah. This park is normally the scene of the annual migration of the wildebeest and zebras, which occurs between Serengeti and Kenya’s masai mara game reserve. Eagles, Flamingos, duck, geese, vultures are among the birds that can be seen in the park, Dinner and overnight at the Serengeti Seronera Wildlife Camp or Four Seasons Serengeti Lodge.

  • Day : 5 Serengeti – Tarangire National Park

    After breakfast depart for Tarangire National park, Tanzania’s third largest national park and sanctuary for an unusually large elephant population. Majestic baobab trees are an interesting feature of the park, dwarfing the animals that feed beneath them. Animals concentrate along the Tarangire River, which provides the only permanent water supply in the area. There is a great diversity of wildlife including lion, leopard, cheetah and up to six thousand elephant. Arrive in time for lunch after lunch, afternoon spent game viewing in the park, dinner and overnight at the Tarangire safari lodge or Nimali tarangire camp.

  • Day : 6 Tarangire – Arusha

    After early morning breakfast, proceed for your last game drive in the park as you leave for Kilimanjaro or Arusha arriving in the afternoon in time for your onward flight. Alternatively continue to your booked hotel for overnight.