Tanzanian Treasures: Discover the Splendors of Lake Manyara, Serengeti, Ngorongoro, and Tarangire National Parks in a 10-Day Camping Safari
Full Safari Itinerary
Day 1 - Arrival Night in Arusha:
Welcome to Tanzania! Upon your arrival at Arusha, our professional team will warmly greet you and provide a seamless transfer to your comfortable accommodation. Take this time to settle in, unwind, and prepare for the remarkable journey that awaits you.
Day 2 - Lake Manyara National Park:
Embark on an exciting early morning drive to Lake Manyara National Park. As you enter the park, be captivated by the diverse landscapes that unfold before your eyes. From lush groundwater forests to expansive savannahs, Lake Manyara offers a stunning backdrop for wildlife encounters. Keep a keen eye out for the legendary tree-climbing lions, elephants, giraffes, and the vibrant birdlife that thrives within the park's boundaries. Enjoy a picnic lunch amidst the natural beauty of this enchanting park before continuing your wildlife exploration. As the day draws to a close, depart Lake Manyara and return to your campsite for a delightful dinner and a restful night under the starry African sky.
Day 3 to 5 - Serengeti National Park:
Embark on an awe-inspiring journey to Serengeti National Park, one of Africa's most iconic and renowned wildlife destinations. Spend the next three days immersed in the breathtaking beauty and abundant wildlife of this vast wilderness. Traversing the sweeping plains, witness the spectacular Great Migration, where hundreds of thousands of wildebeests and zebras make their annual trek in search of fresh grazing lands. Marvel at the sheer numbers and the remarkable sight of predators trailing their prey. Delight in the close encounters with majestic lions, elegant cheetahs, elusive leopards, and a myriad of other fascinating species. Your days will be filled with thrilling game drives, capturing the essence of the Serengeti's untamed spirit. In the evenings, relax at your campsite, relishing in delicious meals and sharing stories of the day's adventures around the campfire.
Day 6 and 7 - Ngorongoro Conservation Area:
Prepare to descend into the mesmerizing Ngorongoro Crater, a world within itself and a testament to nature's extraordinary power. Begin your day with an early morning departure, descending into the caldera, which harbors an awe-inspiring concentration of wildlife. As you explore this unique ecosystem, encounter prides of lions, graceful zebras, massive elephants, and the elusive black rhinos that seek sanctuary within its boundaries. The breathtaking scenery of the crater, coupled with the abundance of wildlife, creates an unforgettable experience. Enjoy a delectable picnic lunch amidst this natural wonderland, savoring the panoramic views and the symphony of wildlife sounds. After a full day of exploration, ascend from the crater and return to your campsite, where a delectable dinner and a well-deserved rest await.
Day 8 to 10 - Tarangire National Park:
Embark on the final leg of your Tanzanian adventure as you venture into the captivating Tarangire National Park. Known for its diverse landscapes and impressive concentrations of wildlife, Tarangire offers a unique safari experience. Over the next three days, traverse the park's expansive savannahs, lush riverbanks, and iconic baobab-dotted landscapes. Encounter massive herds of elephants, graceful giraffes, majestic lions, and an array of bird species. Enjoy game drives, allowing you to observe the park's abundant wildlife up close. Tarangire is renowned for its large elephant population, providing incredible opportunities to witness these gentle giants in their natural habitat. Marvel at the impressive baobab trees that dot the landscape, creating a surreal and picturesque setting. Be captivated by the diverse birdlife, including vibrant species such as the lilac-breasted roller and the yellow-collared lovebird. As the sun sets, return to your campsite, where you can unwind and share stories of your wildlife encounters. Indulge in delicious meals prepared by our skilled camp chefs, offering a taste of authentic Tanzanian cuisine. Spend your evenings under the starlit sky, immersing yourself in the tranquility and serenity of the African wilderness.
- Accommodation in comfortable tents during the camping safari
- Meals as specified in the itinerary (breakfast, lunch, and dinner)
- Park fees for Lake Manyara National Park, Serengeti National Park, Ngorongoro Conservation Area, and Tarangire National Park
- Transportation in a well-equipped 4x4 safari vehicle
- Services of an experienced English-speaking safari guide
- Bottled water during safari drives
- Airport transfers
- International flights to and from Tanzania
- Visa fees
- Travel Insurance
- Optional activities and excursions
- Personal expenses
- Tips for safari guides and camp staff
- Pack lightweight clothing, including long-sleeved shirts and pants for sun protection and insect deterrents.
- Carry a wide-brimmed hat, sunglasses, and sunscreen to shield yourself from the strong African sun.
- Comfortable walking shoes or hiking boots are recommended for nature walks and exploring the parks.
- Don't forget to bring a good pair of binoculars for enhanced wildlife viewing.
- A camera with extra batteries and memory cards will ensure you capture those unforgettable moments.
- It is advisable to pack a small backpack for day trips, allowing you to carry essentials such as water, snacks, and a camera.
- Follow the guidance of your safari guide and adhere to park regulations for a safe and enjoyable experience.
- Embrace the spirit of adventure and immerse yourself fully in the natural wonders of Tanzania.