7 days best of Tanzania safari the best wildlife experiential safari not only in Tanzania but entire East Africa. Visit all the seven natural wonders of Africa.
Day 1: Lake Manyara/Nature walk
You will be met by your guide who will welcome you and brief you about your 7 days best of Tanzania safari. After briefing, you will proceed to Lake Manyara national park for a game drive where you will see a variety of wildlife species such as monkeys, giraffes, elephants, impalas, dik dik as well as flamingoes in Lake manyara. During the game viewing experience, you will also enjoy the beautiful scenery which has dense forest and you will get to see the rare tree climbing lions as well as trees such as acacia trees and baobabs. After your game drive, you will continue to your lodge for dinner and overnight .
Day 2: Ngorongoro Crater
After an early breakfast, you will proceed to the Ngorongoro crater for another wildlife viewing experience. you will descend into the crater with your packed lunches as we continue with our 7 days best of Tanzania safari. You will see more wildlife species as you explore the crater area such as the big five which includes lions, leopards, elephants, buffalos and rhinos as well as other wildlife species such as hyenas, jackals, hippos, zebras, herds of wildebeests.
You will proceed to Serengeti national park where you will spend the rest of the evening at your lodge for dinner and overnight.
Day 3: Serengeti national park
You will have an early breakfast at your lodge as you prepare for you game viewing experience the whole day. You will see a variety of wildlife species during your morning game drive since they are more active at this time of day such as prides of lions, cheetahs, leopards, elephants, giraffes, hippos, impalas, dik dik, monkeys, baboons, gazelles, warthogs and many more.
You will have a short lunch break ahead of your afternoon game drive. After your afternoon game viewing experience in the open savannah plains of Serengeti national park, you will return to your lodge for dinner and overnight.
Day 4: Serengeti National Park
You will have an early breakfast at your lodge before we depart for another exciting moments of 7 days best of Tanzania safari. you will see wildlife species such as Lion, Thomson gazelle, topi, ostrich and cheetah. You will also visit the Visitor Centre which is found close to the Serengeti Seronera Lodge and public campsites after the morning game drive. At the visitor center, you will see many different local art and craft work. You will also have a lunch break at the center in the shade of the giant acacia trees.
Later in the afternoon, you will follow the Kopjes Circuit, which goes anti-clockwise around the Maasai Kopjes, which usually attract a number of lion and some formidably large cobras. Kopjes are weathered granite outcrops, scattered around the plains, most of which are miniature ecosystems, providing shade and drinking water in pools left in the rock after the rains. After touring the kopjes, you will proceed to your lodge for dinner and overnight.
Day 5: Transfer from Serengeti to Karatu
After breakfast you will have morning game drive in Serengeti national park as you exit the national park. You will have a stopover in karatu to interact with the local community and experience their way of life such as seeing local arts and crafts such as beaded jewelry, learning about their traditional way of dressing, visiting the local “manyattas” which are the Maasai homesteads, watching cultural dance performances among other experiences. You will proceed to your lodge for a relaxing evening and dinner and overnight.
Day 6; transfer to Tarangire national park
You will have an early breakfast at your lodge and then proceed to explore Tarangire national park. You will see a variety of wildlife such as Big cats like lions, cheetahs and leopards, as well as Kudu, Oryx and Gerenuk. You will also see the Tarangire River where a number of wildlife species such as herds of wildebeest, zebras, gazelles which drink from the river. After your game viewing experience, you will return to your lodge for dinner and overnight
Day 7: Tarangire National Park/Departure
After early breakfast at your lodge, you will have a morning game drive in Tarangire national park where you will see a large concentration of elephants which are often seen bathing in the Tarangire river, lots of giraffes, monkeys, impalas, lions, leopards and many birds. After your game viewing experience, you will drive to Arusha where your guide will drop you off at your preferred location which will mark the end of your safari.
- Hotel/lodge accommodation for the duration of the safari
- Animal tours according to your itinerary preferences
- Private 4-wheel drive vehicle with a roof hatch
- Professional safari and tour guide / driver
- All national park fees
- All meals on the safari
- All game viewing activities specified
- Price quoted per person sharing
- Tanzania VAT on tourism activities and park fees
- Concession fees
- Items of personal nature
- International and local airfares
- Airport taxes Any airport transfers & hotel accommodation before / after the safari
- Entry visas
- Travel insurance
- Tips and gratuities