This Tanzania Northern Adventure Safari package has been designed in order to give tourists opportunities to exploit Tanzania’s natural wonders located in The northern part of Tanzania – Tanzania Northern Circuit. This Northern Circuit is referred to as the most popular Tanzania safari route which comprises National Parks such as The Serengeti, Lake Manyara, Tarangire, Kilimanjaro, Mkomazi, and The Ngorongoro Crater, This Tanzania Northern Adventure Safari starts and ends in Arusha -Tanzania but keeps note that this safari will take two nights in Serengeti National Park which offers great sights of the annual Migration of different animal species including The Great Wildebeests Migration which include Zebras and gazelle. This thing has been listed as one of the Seven Natural Wonders of the World. The package will as well give a chance to experience great game viewing in more than five attractive sites shown above at the overview for this package to include the Ngorongoro crater as ready mentioned. The Ngorongoro crater has got highest concentrations of wildlife as compared to any place in Africa. You will get the opportunities to visit Lake Manyara National Park with abundant wildlife species including elephants, lions, warthogs, zebras, and many bird species, antelopes, hippos, birds, etc. Welcome and enjoy Tanzania Northern Adventure Safari.
Arusha National Park, Tarangire National Park, Lake Manyara Nationa Park, Ngorongoro Crater, Serengeti National Park
All accommodation will be in mid-range lodges & tented camps. Luxury, Semi Luxury accommodation will be available upon request.
Destination: Northern Tanzania
Location: Arusha, Tarangire, Lake Manyara, Ngorongoro Crater and Serengeti
Best time to visit: Yearly around
- Arusha National Park
- Tarangire National Park
- Lake Manyara National Park
- Ngorongoro Crater
- Serengeti National Park
- Serengeti Central (Cental Seronera)
Just after arriving at Kilimanjaro International Airport, obtaining your entrance visa, passing through customs and immigration, and collecting your luggage, you will be met by a GVTS (best safari package) Tours representative. This person will transfer you to Arusha. Your dinner and overnight will be at African Tulip Hotel or any other Hotel booked for you. You may wish to speak to our representative regarding any additional activities that you might wish to do while you are in Arusha. Dinner and overnight at African Tulip Hotel.
Note: Your arrival time depends on your flight time
- Town tour
- Souvenir shop
Travelling from Arusha Town to Arusha National Park - 1-1.5 hrs and later move to Tarangire National Park - 3hrs
Distance 52 KM from Arusha Town to Arusha National Park and 198.7 from Arusha National Park to Tarangire National Park
After your early breakfast, you will collect packed lunch in lunch boxes and drive to Arusha National Park about 52kms northern of Arusha. Expect to enjoy a wonderful game drive while being in the Park that covers Mount Meru, a prominent volcano with an elevation of 4566 m, in the Arusha Region of northeastern Tanzania. The park is small but varied with spectacular landscapes in three distinct areas. In the west, the Meru Crater funnels the Jekukumia River; the peak of Mount Meru lies on its rim
Arusha National Park has a rich variety of wildlife, but visitors shouldn’t expect the same game-viewing experience they find in other national parks of Tanzania’s northern circuit. Despite the small size of the park, common animals include giraffe, Cape buffalo, zebra, warthog, the black-and-white colobus monkey, the blue monkey, flamingo, elephant, bushbuck, and many other African animals. Leopard populations are present but rarely seen. Birdlife in the forest is prolific, with many forest species more easily seen here than elsewhere on the tourist route – Narina trogon and bar-tailed trogon are both possible highlights for visiting birders, whilst the range of starling species provide somewhat less gaudy interest. Late afternoon you will drive to Tarangire National Park for dinner and overnight at your Camp / Lodge booked.
Visiting Tarangire National Park and later travelling to Lake Manyara National Park - 2.45 - 3 hrs
Distance 109.7 KM
After your early breakfast, you will collect packed lunch in lunch boxes and start enjoying Tarangire National Park. Expect to enjoy a wonderful game drive while being in the park surrounded by ancient baobab trees. Maasai tribe believed that Tarangire National Park was the first thing in creation and home of the greatest concentration of elephants in Africa. Expect to see other animals such as leopard, resident lion, fringe-eared Oryx, giraffe, elephant, and bird species. Recently, over 400 bird species have been recorded in the park. Tarangire River which is situated in the middle of the park attracts herbivores around the park by supplying drinking water during noon hours where predators hide around to chase their kill. The river also is shared by flocks of birds including green wood hoopoes, fisher lovebirds, tallish herons, white-bellied go-away birds, and giant kingfishers with water constantly available in the area. The greenery is lush providing a wonderful contrast to the burnt ground. Late afternoon you will drive to the Lake Manyara area for dinner and overnight at your Camp / Lodge booked.
Optional activity depending on your time,
- Walking safari
- Biking tour
Visiting Lake Manyara
Early in the morning after your breakfast, you will start your game drive safari in Lake Manyara National Park. The park covers an area of 325km² including lake Manyara, rift valley escarpment, dense woodland, and lowland forest famous for its beautiful view. You will take your time and relish each moment spotting wildlife, Elephants, buffalos, zebra, wildebeest, giraffe, gazelles, and Olives baboon are few to mention, more than 380 species of birds have been recorded including Greater and Lesser flamingos, waterfowl, sandpipers, pelicans, and many migrants and shy forests birds. Your dinner and overnight stay will be at Karatu Town while preparing for Crater visiting on the following day.
Visiting Ngorongoro Conservation Area
After early breakfast, you will drive for a full day in the spectacular Ngorongoro Crater with a picnic lunch in your vehicle. The Crater is one of the largest intact volcanic calderas in the world being 610 meters deep, 16 kilometers across, and covering an area of 540 square kilometers. The crater floor offers fabulous game viewing and is one of the only such places in Africa. Large grazing animals such as wildebeest, buffalo, gazelle, and zebra that depend on the open grasslands are in the crater, attracting predators, the black-manned lion, the leopard, and hyena. The elephant found are the lone males and matriarch families feeding closer to the acacia forest. A soda lake attracts water birds, including flamingos, and is a suitable place for predators to make their kill. Naturally beautiful as it is, it is not staggering that Ngorongoro Crater has been called a Garden of Eden. You will also see Maasai grazing their cattle mingled with wild animals. Later in the evening, you will start your movement to Central Serengeti for your dinner and Overnight stay. Your dinner and overnight will be served at your camp / Lodge.
Maasai Village Visiting
Olduvai museum visiting
Visiting Central Serengeti National Park
After breakfast, you will drive to Serengeti national park. Your lunch will be served at your camp/lodge in Serengeti. Just after your lunch, you will continue enjoying and cherishing an afternoon game drive in Serengeti National Park. The Serengeti National Park is the prime attraction of Africa well known for its annual migration of wildebeests and zebras crossing the plains in search of water and food. The “Famous Big Five” is with a high possibility of being spotted are lion, elephant, buffalo, leopard, and rhino – all in bush stylish and more than 35 species of large herbivores and 600 species of birds have been recently recorded. Your dinner will be served at your camp /lodge (Mbalageti Tented Lodge) and then get prepared for your overnight stay.
Olduvai museum visit
Full day game safari in Serengeti National Park and start coming back Arusha via Ngorongoro Conservation Area
On day 7, you will continue with the morning and afternoon game drive in Serengeti National Park while exploring the Serengeti, absolutely the most famous wildlife sanctuary in the world, unique natural beauty, and the greatest concentration of plains game anywhere. The enormous Serengeti plains sustain the greatest and most spectacular concentration of wildlife found anywhere in the world. Your lunch will be served in lunch boxes while conducting with game drive and your dinner and overnight will be offered at your camp / Lodge in Ngorongoro.
Depart / Arusha / Kilimanjaro International Airport, 5 hrs
After breakfast, drive to Arusha for lunch. During the evening time, you will be transferred to Kilimanjaro International airport for departure.
Maasai market tour
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The price for this safari package is quite reasonable as it has been designed for singles as well as groups of travelers with the aim of giving them an opportunity to exploit Tanzania’s natural wonders located in Northern Tanzania. The details of this safari justify the costs kept for this package USD 4,670.00