5 Days Tanzania Safari

From / To Nairobi (or drop off Arusha)

A 5 days, 4 nights tour of Lake Manyara,  Serengeti , Ngorongoro crater .

A cross border safari exploring the best of Tanzania national parks

The Safari starts from Nairobi via the border town of Namanga where you complete immigration formalities and change to your  4 x 4 jeep transport.

Safari accommodation is provided in optional economy, standard or luxury safari lodges & tented camps.

We request you to select your choice from provided options depending on your safari budget or adventure style.

Highlights:

  •  Mt. Kilimanjaro views , Masai plains  and towns of Kenya & Tanzania.
  • Lake Manyara national park
  • The tree climbing lions and the flamingoes of Lake Manyara
  • Serengeti national park unlimited plains with hundreds of animal species
  • Ngorongoro crater- close range of game viewing of one of the worlds largest calderas
  • Cross-section of the local people and living styles.
  • The “Olduvai Gorge” and the remains of pre-historic man.

 

PRIVATE SAFARI

DEPARTS DAILY

Safari itinerary. 

Day 1: NAIROBI- ARUSHA – LAKE  MANYARA (360 kms, Appx. 6 hrs with stops)

We proceed on the cross border drive into Tanzania.

There shall be a stop for custom formalities at the Namanga border town.

The scenic drive is via Masai country,distinct climatic zones and social regions.

Lunch shall be at the Arusha town of Tanzania.

We then proceed to the Lake Manyara for game viewing in search of the famous tree climbing lions and large flocks of flamingos.

The Lake Manyara is spectacularly scenic.

Overnight stay at Lake Manyara safari lodge or tented camp.

Meal Plan: Lunch, Dinner

Day 2: LAKE MANYARA – NGORONGORO CRATER (100 kms, Appx. 1.5 hrs)

An early breakfast at your Lake Manyara accommodation

We depart with picnic lunches for the Ngorongoro Crater

We then descend (670M) into the floors of the crater in 4 wheel cruisers.

It shall be a full day of amazing game viewing with a lunch break at the Ngoitoktok springs picnic site.

The game volume and variety is beyond imagination.

We later ascend to the crater rim for sunset view.

Overnight stay at your Ngorongoro crater lodge or tented camp.

Meal Plan: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Day 3: NGORONGORO – SERENGETI (160 kms, Appx. 2.5hr) :

You start the day with a calming and wonderful sunrise view at the Ngorongoro

We later depart Ngorongoro after an early breakfast for Olduvai Gorge.

Here, we will visit various sites of the gorge to see sites of discovery of the remains of pre-historic man.

We later proceed to the vast Serengeti plains with an afternoon of game viewing

Overnight stay at your Serengeti safari lodge or tented camp.

Meal plan: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner.

Day 4: SERENGETI GAME RESERVE :

This day is spent at the Serengeti on game viewing drives.

Serengeti is vast with concentration of a variety of game.

The regions are climatically varied. You will discover this as we traverse the reserve in search of the ‘BIG FIVE’ and more.

Overnight stay at your Serengeti safari lodge or tented camp.

Meal plan: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner.

Day 5: SERENGETI – ARUSHA – NAIROBI (460 kms, Appx. 6 hrs with a lunch stop )

We leave after breakfast and view game en-route.

We head for Arusha.

Lunch at Arusha

We proceed to Nairobi via the Namanga border town to arrive early in the evening

Drop off at your Nairobi hotel/ residence/ Airport.

Meal plan: Breakfast, Lunch.

Please select safari accommodation in economy,standard or luxury lodge option depending on  safari budget / style

Lake Manyara National park:

Luxury accommodation : Manyara Serena lodge,  Ngorongoro Farm House

Standard accommodation: Lake Manyara Wildlife Lodge , Maramboi Camp

Economy  Accommodation : Twiga Camp , Bougainvillea Country Lodge

Ngorongoro crater:

Luxury accommodation : Ngorongoro Serena Lodge

Economy  accommodation  :   Ngorongoro Sopa Lodge

Standard accommodation  :  Ngorongoro Wildlife Lodge , Rhino Lodge

Serengeti Game Reserve

Luxury accommodation : Serengeti Serena Lodge,  Mbuzi Mawe Camp

Standard accommodatioon :  Serengeti Sopa Lodge , Katikati Camp

Economy  accommodation :  Serengeti Wildlife Lodge

Price is per  person sharing in  private safari jeep and in a double/twin room / tent.

 High  season – Jan, Feb, June, Oct, Dec Economy Standard Luxury 
2 persons booked together: per person: $ 2065 $ 2150 $ 2375
4 persons booked together: per person: $ 1745 $ 1860 $ 2090
6 persons booked together: per person: $ 1620 $ 1735 $1965
Single room supplement $ 220 $ 260 $ 300
Children below 3 Years Free    
Children between 12-18 years 90% of adult rate:      
Children between 3-12 years 75% of adult rate:      

 

 Low season: 1st April-End of may Economy Standard Luxury  
2 persons booked together: per person: $ 1875 $ 1935 $ 2145
4 persons booked together: per person: $ 1585 $ 1690 $1905
6 persons booked together: per person: $ 1475 $ 1580 $1790
Single room extra  –  –
Children below 3 Years Free    
Children between 12-18 years 90% of adult rate:      
Children between 3-12 years 75% of adult rate:      

 

 X-mas extra 21st dec-3rd jan:per person per day   $ 35 $ 45 $75

 

Pick up and drop off at respective hotel, residence.

Safari price includes:
 Transfer: Nairobi-Arusha -Nairobi: 
 
Services of an experienced English/Other language speaking driver/ guide.
Safari Accommodation in suggested lodges/ tented camps.
Park entry and conservation fees.
Game viewing drives
All meals on safari.
Bottled drinking water in safari vehicle.
Government taxes and local levies

 

Tips and gratuities to driver guides, porters

Not Included on safari
All bottled drinks.
Items and services of a personal nature.
Visas

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