7 Days Tanzania Safari

Overview

Guests taking this tour will be able to explore four most popular National parks in Tanzania. As experienced guides, we will prepare special itineraries that will give our guests extremely high opportunity to see all the amazing wildlife in these parks (lions, leopards, cheetahs, elephants, giraffes and many more). Talking from the long experience we have in the field, we are very sure that guests traveling with us will meet their expectations.

Itinerary

Day 1: Arrival and transfer to the hotel

After a long flight to Tanzania, we assume that our guests are tired. So today we will only transfer them to the hotel for a rest. Depending on their arrival time, guests can opt for a town tour and visit a typical market in Arusha instead of resting at the hotel.

Day 2: Big groups of Elephants, big cats

After breakfast drive to the Tarangire national park for a game drive, with picnic lunch. In the Tarangire national park, you will be looking for big groups of elephants (often seen wallowing in the Tarangire river), giraffes, lions and leopards and many other animals. In the late afternoon continue to accommodation of your choice for dinner and overnight.

Day 3: African life experience, Night game drive, African night sky

After breakfast, you will drive to Mtowambu village for a guided village walk where you interact with the local people and learn about their daily life. You will visit a local bar, a banana and rice plantation, a local school and a typical Tanzanian family. You will then continue to Escarpment lodge for lunch. In the afternoon you will depart for a game drive in Lake Manyara national park. This park has the largest concentration of monkeys in Northern Tanzania. You will also be looking for more elephants, giraffes, impalas, warthogs, dik-dik and if you are lucky you may see the rare tree climbing lions. You will then return to Escarpment lodge for dinner then depart for 2 hours of night game drive. This will be a great opportunity for you to see the African night sky as well as the nocturnal animals that are hardly seen in daylight. Overnight will be at accommodation of your choice.

Day 4: Big cats experience

After breakfast drive to Serengeti national park for lunch at Serengeti bush camp. On the way, you will visit a traditional Maasai village to explore these traditional people of East Africa. After lunch, you will continue with game drive in Serengeti national park. All meals and overnight at accommodation of your choice.

Day 5: Hunting predators

Early morning game drive in Serengeti national park looking for hunting predators, then return to the camp for breakfast. After breakfast, you will depart for a full day game drive with picnic lunch. Serengeti is the park with the largest concentration of big mammals in the world. In this park, you will expect to see most of the exciting wildlife like big pride of lions, cheetahs, leopards, hyenas, jackals, hippos, crocodiles and many more. In the late afternoon, you will return to the accommodation of your choice for dinner and overnight.

Day 6: The endangered black rhino

After an early breakfast, you will drive to Ngorongoro for a game drive in the crater, with picnic lunch. In the crater, you will mostly be looking for the endangered black rhino. Other animals include spotted hyenas, gazelles, hippos, warthogs and depending on the season, pink flamingos. In the late afternoon, you will continue to accommodation of your choice for dinner and overnight.

Day 7: Shopping Around Arusha, departure

After breakfast, you will drive back to Arusha for local lunch. You will then you will have a time for shopping and then You will then continue to the airport for your flight back home.

Included

  • Park fees (for non-residents)
  • All activities (unless labeled as optional)
  • All accommodation (unless listed as upgrade)
  • A professional driver/guide
  • All transportation (unless labeled as optional)
  • All Taxes/VAT
  • Roundtrip airport transfer
  • Meals (as specified in the day-by-day section)

Excluded

  • International flights (from/to home)
  • Additional accommodation before and at the end of the tour
  • Tips (tipping guideline US$10.00 pp per day)
  • Personal items (souvenirs, travel insurance, visa fees, etc.)
  • Government imposed increase of taxes and/or park fees
  • Drinks

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