Explore the Northern Circuit of Tanzania on this fantastic, romantic 8-day safari adventure.Begin your safari adventure with a few days spent exploring the exclusive Tarangire National Park for some of the largest herds of elephants in East Africa. Continue with a visit to the Lake Manyara National Park and its tree-climbing lions, and a day in the impressive Ngorongoro Crater searching for the sly leopard.
Take a chartered flight to the northern part of the world famous Serengeti National Park. Witness the Great Migration as you spend two full days exploring these stunning plains for wildlife, including the Big 5.
This is a great tour for anyone who is in East Africa but doesn’t have a lot of time and wants to experience some of the best game parks in the region.
- Private, guided 4×4 safari
- Personal service at intimate places
- Big 5 game viewing in the Serengeti
- Catch the migration July & Oct
- Explore the diversity of the Crater
- See tons of elephants in Tarangire
ITINERARY DESCRIPTION BY DAY
Day 1 : Arrive in Arusha
Arrive anytime at Kilimanjaro International Airport (JRO), Tanzania. You will
meet us at the airport and pick up with private transfer to Arusha at Ilboru Safari Lodge.
we will gather in the evening for a pre-safari briefing and an equipment check. We will also confirm you have the appropriate mandatory medical coverage and travel insurance.
Day 2 : Discovering the Tarangire
Discovering the Tarangire
drive to the exclusive Oliver’s Camp in the Tarangire National Park. This exclusive tented camp is situated in a remote, unspoiled part of the park and is your base for the next two nights.
Spend the next day touring this ‘hidden gem’ in the Northern Circuit of Tanzania’s game parks. Search for the large herds of elephants (as many as 300), the vast number of zebras and wildebeests, and predators, including the famed tree-climbing lion.
Day 3 : Game viewing on the Crater floor
After breakfast, embark on a short game drive as you make your way to Plantation Lodge near the Ngorongoro Conservancy. Along the way, enjoy an afternoon game drive in the renowned Lake Manyara National Park, arriving at the lodge in time for dinner.
Day 4 : Game Drive in the Ngorongoro Crater,
On this day you’ll set off on a full day of game driving of the famous Ngorongoro Crater, stopping along the way to enjoy a picnic lunch. Experience one of the best wildlife-viewing parks in East Africa as you drive around this unbroken caldera searching for lions, hippos, and wildebeest.
Day 5 : Transfer to Serengeti
Early breakfast at the hotel in the morning, we then depart to Serengeti with. Game drive en route to Serengeti National Park. Serengeti is the largest and most famous park in Tanzania, known worldwide for its endless plains, wildebeest-migration, herds of lions and other predators like hyenas, cheetahs and leopards. Crocodiles can be found in the Grumeti River, as well as hippos, giraffes, antelopes, and gazelles. Dinner and overnight in the heart of Serengeti !
Day 6 : Exploring the Serengeti
Spend the next two days exploring this fantastic game park searching for the Big 5 – elephant, lion, leopard, buffalo, and rhino. Depending on the time of your visit, you may even witness the Great Migration of nearly a million wildebeest and zebras as they move north close to the camp.
Day 7 : Full Day Serengeti
After breakfast have a full day game drive in Serengeti National Park with your lunch boxes, here you can find the largest concentration of plain animals – 4 million and 500 species of birds. Your chance to see predators chasing their prey and enjoying their kill.
Dinner and overnight in the Seronera area, as per the standard and type of accommodation option requested.
Day 8 : Ending your tour in Arusha
After a final morning game drive, you’ll transfer back to the Kogatende Airstrip for a scheduled flight to the Kilimanjaro International Airport. Your tour ends upon the arrival in Arusha.