Tanzania / Adventure Safaris

7 Days Tanzania Ndovu Safari

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Join us for the quintessential Tanzanian safari experience. You'll visit all four of Tanzania's prominent Northern Circuit parks for unparalleled game drive experiences. You will see large elephant herds in Tarangire, tree-climbing lions in Lake Manyara, the Wildebeest Migration on the Serengeti, and the Big Five in Ngorongoro crater, featuring one of the highest concentrations of game in Africa.

I'M UP FOR
Adventure Safaris
DURATION
6 Nights
COUNTRY
Tanzania
ROUTE CIRCUIT
Arusha - Arusha
SAFARI TYPE
Private Safari
MIN PERSONS
2

Full Safari Itinerary

Day 1: Arusha

Upon arrival at the airport, you will be met by our team outside the customs and immigration halls and then transferred to your hotel accommodation on a bed and breakfast basis.

Accommodation options: New Safari Hotel (Economy)

Meals: Bed, Breakfast

Day 2: Arusha - Tarangire National Park

Pick up at 8:30 A.M from your Arusha hotel and drive to Tarangire National Park for a full day game drive with picnic lunches. Tarangire National Park is Tanzania’s third largest National park is known for its majestic baobab trees that dot the landscape, dwarfing the animals that feed beneath them. Animals concentrate along the Tarangire River, which provides the only permanent water supply in the area. The park is famous for some of the largest herds of elephants in Africa. Here you may see lion, leopard, cheetah, lesser kudu, buffalo, Oryx, eland, giraffe, and zebra. Dinner and overnight at camp/lodge.

Accommodation options: Sangaiwe Tented Camp (Economy)

Meals: Lunch, Dinner

Day 3: Tarangire National Park – Lake Manyara National Park

After breakfast we will depart to Lake Manyara National Park with picnic lunch boxes for a full day game drive exploring the stunning landscape of the park, looking for wildlife on the plains, in the acacia woodlands and by the shores of the shallow alkaline lake. Lake Manyara National Park is a bird watcher’s paradise where over 400 species of birds recorded here, including flamingo, pelican, sacred ibis, grebe, and stork. Manyara is also known for its numerous troops of baboons and blue monkeys buffalo, elephant, giraffe, impala, hippo, a large variety of smaller animals, and of course: the very elusive tree-climbing lions.

Accommodation options: Migunga Tented Camp (Economy)

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Day 4: Lake Manyara National Park - Serengeti National Park

After breakfast, we will depart from Lake Manyara National Park with lunch boxes to Serengeti National Park a UNESCO World Heritage Site doubt as the endless open plains which offer the biggest concentration of big cats in the world (cheetahs, lions, leopards, etc) and it’s a home to elephant, buffalo, giraffes, antelope, hippo, and crocodiles... Afternoon game drive.

Accommodation options: Thorn Tree Tented Camp (Economy)

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Day 5: Serengeti National Park

Today you will wake up with sights, sounds and smells of Africa all around you, and ahead is a full day of adventure in the world’s most famous national park. After breakfast, we start today with the morning section of our game drive in Serengeti National Park, marveling at the stunning scenery, ever-changing light and always entertaining wildlife. After our picnic lunch, we set off again, searching for wildlife in this awe-inspiring park. Dinner and overnight at camp/lodge.

Accommodation options: Serengeti Kati Kati Tented Camp (Midrange)

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Day 6: Serengeti National Park – Ngorongoro Crater(via Olduvai Gorge)

After breakfast, with en-route game drives you will leave the plains of the Serengeti National Park and travel with picnic lunches to the highlands of the Ngorongoro Conservation Area via Olduvai Gorge, the site of Leakey’s famous discovery of fossils for human and animal ancestors dating back to almost two million years before proceeding to Ngorongoro where the night will be spent at a camp/lodge directly on the Ngorongoro Crater’s edge with a view over the collapsed volcano. It is a perfect spot to enjoy a sundowner at sunset. Dinner and overnight at camp/lodge.

Accommodation options: Ngorongoro Rhino Lodge (Economy)

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Day 7: Ngorongoro Crater – Kilimanjaro International Airport

After breakfast and descend into the crater floor for a half-day crater tour with picnic lunch at the beautiful hippo pool. The Ngorongoro Crater is the world’s largest volcanic caldera with a massive floor of about 260 sq km with a depth of over 2000 feet, full of grassland, forest, and swamp. The permanent water of the Crater floor supports a resident population of more than 25,000 large mammals which includes wildebeest, zebra, buffalo, eland, warthog, baboons, wallowing hippo, waterbuck, African elephants, lions, hyenas, jackals, cheetahs, and the ever-elusive leopard... even the rare black rhino finds shelter here. After lunch ascends to the top exit of the crater and returns back to the airport for your departure flight back home.

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch

Need To Know

What's included & excluded in the price?

This safari tour departs daily-you may set and book according to your own scheduled safari dates. Indicated driving time between national parks/places are estimates and may vary due to prevailing road conditions, weather and traffic density.

Safari tour price is indicated in US$-you may also book and pay in any convertible currency on-line. If you are not keen on driving safari, you can opt for a flying option so that you can minimize the driving time (extra cost).

This safari tour is private for your party and in your own 4 x 4 Jeep and dedicated tour driver/ guide- (for both road travel & game viewing drives). You are free to choose your specific lodge / tented camp in Budget,

Midrange, luxury or High-End accommodation options provided-(this is subject to availability). We may have to reroute the itinerary or accommodate in similar lodges in case of non-availability. This amazing Tanzania safari can also include a hot air balloon safari in Serengeti National Park (extra cost).

Airport taxes or park fees may be changed without prior notice. This is beyond our control and any increase levied will be passed to you.

PASSENGER INFORMATION

  • This safari tour departs daily-you may set and book according to your own scheduled safari dates
  • Indicated driving time between national parks/places are estimates and may vary due to prevailing road conditions, weather and traffic density
  • Safari tour price is indicated in US$-you may also book and pay in any convertible currency on-line
  • If you are not keen on driving safari, you can opt for a flying option so that you can minimize on driving time (extra cost)
  • This safari tour is private for your party and in own 4 x 4 Jeep and dedicated tour driver/ guide- (for both road travel & game viewing drives)
  • You are free to choose your specific lodge / tented camp in Budget,
  • Midrange, luxury or High-End accommodation options provided-(this is subject to availability).
  • We may have to reroute the itinerary or accommodate in similar lodges in case of non-availability. This amazing Tanzania safari can also include a hot air balloon safari in Serengeti National Park (extra cost).
  • Airport taxes or park fees may be changed without prior notice. This is beyond our control and any increase levied will be passed to you.

TOUR INCLUSIONS

  • Kilimanjaro Airport pick up/ drop off
  • 1 Night accommodation in Arusha before the safari
  • Transport in a 4×4 Land Cruiser Jeep with pop up roof for game viewing
  • Full board accommodation while on safari
  • Stay in our suggested budget lodges/tented camps
  • Park entry tickets
  • Crater fees
  • Unlimited mileage on game viewing drives
  • All game drives as specified in the itinerary
  • Unlimited supply of bottled, drinking water in the vehicle while on safari
  • Services of a professional English speaking guide-driver
  • Government taxes and local levies
  • The flying doctors medical, emergency and rescue cover

TOUR EXCLUSIONS

  • International flights
  • Tips and gratuities
  • Hot-air balloon safari
  • International departure taxes. Easter and Christmas holiday Supplements
  • Accommodation upgrade to midrange, luxury or High-End lodges/tented camps
  • The cost of obtaining visas
  • Travel and medical insurance
  • Dayroom use to relax and freshen up before your return flight
  • Bush activities, bush meals, and drinks, premium drinks
  • All expenses of personal nature (e.g. telephone, drinks, laundry, optional activities, souvenirs, etc.)
  • Optional Masai village visit - arrange with your safari driver/ guide =$ 20 per person
  • Drinks and any other item not specified above.