7 Days

Big Five Experience

Safari Overview

The tour includes almost all the major national parks in Tanzania’s northern zone. All parks in this zone have some unique game drive

Trip Type

Tanzania Safari


Game Drive

Group Size

No size limit

Area To Visit

Manyara , Ngorongoro , Serengeti , Tarangire

Trip Outline

Day 1: Arrive at Kilimanjaro international airport

Our friendly office staff is ready to welcome you when you arrive. They will provide you with a brief introduction and then drive you to your hotel in Arusha where you can unwind and rest up for your exciting safari adventure in Tanzania the next day.

Meals: BB

Basic option: Arusha Planet Lodge
Mid-range lodge: African Tulip
Luxury Lodge: Gran Melia Arusha

Day 2: Tarangire National Park

Start your day with a confident drive to Tarangire National Park, which is renowned for its breathtaking landscape and herds of elephants. You’ll be awed by the magnificent baobab trees that add to the beauty of the park. Keep your eyes peeled for a dazzle of zebras, baboons, mongooses, and termites’ mounds, as they are a common sight in the park. As the day ends, confidently drive to Karatu for an overnight stay.

Meals: BB

Basic option: Twiga Campsite
Mid-range lodge: Manyara Best View Hotel
Luxury Lodge: Manyara Serena Lodge

Day 3: Ngorongoro Crater - Serengeti National Park

Drive to Serengeti via Ngorongoro area. Visit Maasai village, and experience their lifestyle. Lunch at Naabi Hill Gate. Enjoy a sunset game drive in Serengeti and stay overnight in the park.

Meals: Full board basis

Camping option: Seronera Public Campsite
Mid-range lodge: Tanzania Bush Camp
Luxury Lodge: Kubukubu Tented Lodge

Day 4: Serengeti National Park

A full-day game drive in the Serengeti Seronera Valley will take you through varied landscapes, including different rock formations, swamps, and marshes, all in search of the abundant wildlife that inhabits the region. You can even opt to visit the rhino project for a unique and fulfilling experience. After a long day of adventure and exploration, you can look forward to a delicious dinner and a comfortable overnight stay at the lodge.

Meals: Full board basis

Camping option: Seronera Public Campsite
Mid-range lodge: Tanzania Bush Camp
Luxury Lodge: Kubukubu Tented Lodge

Day 5: Serengeti National Park

If you’re planning a trip to Ngorongoro, you might want to consider starting your day with a balloon ride or an early game drive. After that, you can visit the Serengeti Visitors Center and have lunch before driving to Ngorongoro. Along the way, you can enjoy a game drive and stop at Naabi Hill. For an overnight stay, you can choose between Ngorongoro Serena Lodge or Rhino Lodge.

Meals: Full board basis

Camping option: Ngorongoro Simba Campsite
Mid-range lodge: Ngorongoro Rhino Lodge
Luxury Lodge:  Ngorongoro Serena Lodge

Day 6: Ngorongoro Crater

Sounds like an exciting adventure! The early morning Ngorongoro Crater Tour offers a chance to see a variety of wildlife, including colorful flamingoes, water birds, rhinos, lions, leopards, cheetahs, hyenas, antelopes, and small mammals. Don’t forget to pack your lunch box, which will be provided by the lodge. After the tour, you’ll be driving to Karatu lodges for an overnight stay.

Meals: Full board basis

Camping option: Karatu Junction Campsite
Mid-range lodge: Ngorongoro Farm House
Luxury Lodge:  Manyara Serena Lodge

Day 7: Lake Manyara National Park

One of the activities you can do during your trip is to go on a game drive at Lake Manyara National Park after an early breakfast. In the afternoon, you can then head to Lake Manyara airport to catch a flight to Zanzibar. Have a great time in Zanzibar!

Net rate per person using different accommodation;

Camping Safaris

No.of pax2 pax3 pax4 pax5 pax6 pax
Price per person$2475$2115$1935$1830$1785

Midrange Lodge Safaris.

No.of pax2 pax3 pax4 pax5 pax6 pax
Price per person$3215$2850$2675$2563$2495

Luxury Lodge Safaris.

No.of pax2 pax3 pax4 pax5 pax6 pax
Price per person$3965$3605$3425$3320$3250

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Trip Includes

  • Transport with qualified driver/guide in 4×4 vehicles with viewing roof
  • Camping fees or lodge accommodation
  • All meals as explained on I ternary
  • National Park gate fees
  • Concession fee
  • Government tax
  • Bottled water

Trip Excludes

  • International Flight
  • Entry visa to Tanzania
  • Travel and health insurance
  • Gratuities to your guide, hotel staff and porters
  • Excursions not included in the itinerary
  • Any other item of personal nature, laundry, telephone and postage
  • Items of personal nature

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