The famous Big 5 animals consist of the lion, elephant, cape buffalo, leopard, and rhinoceros. The name Big 5 originally came from game hunters referring to the hardest animals to hunt on foot. Nowadays, seeing the ‘Big 5’ has become synonymous with the African Safari and is a thrilling experience to see some of the most dangerous animals in the wild! Take a look at some of our recommended itineraries for seeing the Big 5 below or email directly for a tailor made itinerary!

Three Day Maasai Mara Flying Safari

If time is tight but you don’t want to miss any of the beauty that the Maasai Mara has to offer, then a fly-in safari might be perfect for you.

Two Day Safari to Tarangire and Ngorongoro

For those pressed for time, this two day/one night safari packs in two of Tanzania’s most beloved national parks. You’ll have the chance to see the Big Five

Three Day Fly-In Serengeti Safari

If you’re pressed for time and the Serengeti is your priority, why not cut out the driving and fly directly to the world-famous National Park? A three-day fly-in safari

Four Day Tanzania Express Safari

The perfect balance of attractions and time, the four-day Tanzania Express is the best itinerary for seeing as much as humanly possible when you’re on a tight time budget.

Two Day Safari to Tarangire and Ngorongoro

For those pressed for time, this two day/one night safari packs in two of Tanzania’s most beloved national parks

3 Days Northern Tanzania Safari

Join us on the quest to see the legendary Big Five! Our six day Big Five safari is by far our most popular safari – giving you the best chance of spotting Africa’s most iconic animals.

Five Day Tanzania Adventure Safari

Offering a blend of both Tanzania’s wildlife and its cultural heritage, our six-day Adventure Safari packs world class safari game drives alongside the opportunity to interact with two distinct cultural groups.

Six Day Active Safari with Empakai Hiking

If you’re looking for a safari experience that goes off the beaten track and gives you a more intimate safari experience, than this itinerary is for you!

Seven Day Ngorongoro Highlands Trekking Adventure

For those with a high level of fitness, the steep paths and steamy conditions of the Ngorongoro Highlands provide an exciting way to see Tanzania’s most beautiful