Get ready to be swept away by the captivating beauty and untamed wilderness of Northern Tanzania. Our carefully crafted 6-day safari itinerary is designed to immerse you in the heart of Africa’s most iconic national parks, where the majesty of nature unfolds before your eyes.
Day 1: Arrival in Arusha
Arrive at Kilimanjaro Airport (JRO).
Pick-up and transfer to Arusha.
Check-in and overnight stay at Arusha Planet Lodge.
Accommodation Arusha Planet Lodge (Standard:
Day 2: Tarangire National Park
Tarangire is known for its large elephant population.
Lions, leopards, and cheetahs are also commonly spotted.
Buffalo, giraffes, zebras, wildebeests, and various antelope species are prevalent.
Diverse bird species, including raptors and water birds.
overnight stay at a lodge.
Farm House (Semi luxury:
Eileens Tree Lodge (Standard:
Day 3: Tarangire to Serengeti Central
The Serengeti is home to a vast array of wildlife, making it one of Africa’s most iconic safari destinations.
Predators like lions, cheetahs, and leopards are frequently sighted in this area.
African elephants, giraffes, zebras, and buffalo are commonly seen.
Antelope species, including impalas, gazelles, and topis, are abundant.
Hippos and Nile crocodiles can be spotted in water bodies.
Various bird species, such as eagles, vultures, and storks, inhabit the park
Overnight Stay at:
Kubu Kubu Tented Lodge (Semi luxury
Sound Of Silence Camp (Standard:
Day 4: Drive to Northern Serengeti for the Great Migration
The Great Wildebeest Migration is a major highlight (seasonal, around July to October) with vast herds moving through the area. Predators follow the migration, leading to incredible opportunities to witness hunts and interactions. Lions, cheetahs, and leopards are particularly active during this period.
Giraffes, elephants, zebras, and wildebeests are likely to be seen.
Other animals like hyenas, jackals, and servals are part of the ecosystem.
Birdlife remains diverse, with species like secretary birds, ostriches, and vultures.
Keep in mind that wildlife sightings are influenced by various factors, including migration patterns and natural behaviors. Your guides will do their best to provide you with the best opportunities to observe these incredible animals in their natural habitats.
Overnight Stay in any of the below:
Mara Under Canvas (Semi luxury
Mara Heritage camp (Standard
Day 5: Full-Day Safari in Northern Serengeti
More chances to witness the Great Wildebeest Migration (if the timing is right).
Predators like lions, cheetahs, and leopards continue to be a highlight.
Large herbivores such as elephants, giraffes, and zebras.
Overnight Stay any of the below:
Mara Under Canvas (Semi luxury:
Mara Heritage Camp (Standard :
Day 6: Return to Central Serengeti
Drive back to the central part of Serengeti.
Enjoy more game drives and take in the stunning surroundings.
Overnight stay at Kubu Kubu Tented Lodge or Serengeti Sound of Silence Camp.
Kubu Kubu Tented Lodge (Semi luxury:
Sound Of Silence Camp (Standard
Day 7: Ngorongoro Crater
Ngorongoro Crater is a unique ecosystem and a natural enclosure for diverse wildlife.
High chances of seeing lions, including the famous tree-climbing lions.
Large population of wildebeests, zebras, and gazelles.
Rhinos (both black and white), though they’re relatively rare.
Hippos and water birds around the crater’s lakes.
Accommodation (Standard: Arusha PLanet Lodge
Please note that while these are the animals commonly found in the mentioned areas, wildlife sightings can never be guaranteed. Your experienced guides will make every effort to help you spot as many species as possible and provide you with valuable insights about their behaviors and habitats.
Day 8: Departure
Transfer to Kilimanjaro Airport (JRO) based on your flight schedule.
Please note that each day involves travel, game drives, and overnight stays at different lodges/camps. You’ll have opportunities to experience the diverse wildlife and stunning landscapes of Tanzania’s national parks. The itinerary is designed to provide you with a well-rounded safari experience, from exploring different regions of Serengeti to visiting Ngorongoro Crater, known for its unique ecosystem. Keep in mind that wildlife sightings can vary, but experienced guides will do their best to enhance your safari adventure.
In terms of what to pack:
It is important to bring comfortable clothes for warm weather, closed-toe shoes for some walking, insect repellent, sunscreen, a hat, a flashlight, and a camera with extra batteries.
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