5 days Serengeti wildlife and Maasai cultural safari

5 days Serengeti wildlife and Maasai cultural safari

5 days Serengeti wildlife and Maasai cultural safari is a trip across the northern part of Tanzania to destinations such as Lake Manyara national park, Serengeti national park. You will engage in game drives in Lake Manyara national park and also in Serengeti national park in the morning and afternoon and during your 5 days Tanzania safari, you will also engage in an authentic Maasai experience and get to know about their unique way of life and culture.

During the safari you will look out for wildlife species such as elephants, lions, leopards, buffalos, rhinos, giraffes, hippos, antelopes, zebras among others in Lake Manyara national park and Serengeti national park.

The safari will start and also end in Arusha.

Safari highlights

Day 1; pick up and drive to Lake Manyara national park

Day 2; transfer to Serengeti national park

Day 3; morning and afternoon game drives in Serengeti national park

Day 4; drive to Arusha

Day 5; Maasai cultural experience and end of safari

Detailed itinerary

Day 1; pick up and drive to Lake Manyara national park

Your guide will pick you up from your hotel in Arusha and welcome you for your safari. You will also have a short briefing and start your journey to Lake Manyara national park. You will have a stop in Mto wa mbu town on your way to the national park. You will be driven to your lodge for check in and for lunch.

After lunch, you will engage in a game drive in Lake Manyara national park where you will look out for wildlife species such as tree climbing lions, elephants, lions, monkeys, hippos, zebras, waterbucks, giraffes among others. You will return to your lodge after the game drive for dinner and overnight at Nsya lodge.

5 days Serengeti wildlife and Maasai cultural safari
Lake Manyara National Park

Day 2; transfer to Serengeti national park

On the 2nd day of your safari your guide will pick you up from your lodge after breakfast. Your guide will drive you from the lodge to Serengeti national park where you will check in and also prepare for lunch.

After lunch, you will explore the savannah plains in search of wildlife species around Serengeti national park such as elephants, lions, leopards, buffalos, antelopes, kudu, dik dik, impalas, gazelles, hartebeests, cheetahs, giraffes among others during your afternoon game drive in the endless plains. You will be driven back to your lodge after the game drive for dinner and overnight at Osinon camps and lodges.

Day 3; morning and afternoon game drives in Serengeti national park

You will have an early breakfast at your lodge as you prepare for a full day of wildlife viewing in Serengeti national park. You will start with a morning game drive in the national park as you search for different wildlife species like lions, leopards, cheetahs, rhinos, buffalos, elephants among others in the vast savannah of Serengeti. You will have lunch after your morning game drive.

5 days Serengeti wildlife and Maasai cultural safari
5 days Serengeti wildlife and Maasai cultural safari

After lunch, you will engage in another game drive in Serengeti national park and enjoy the beautiful scenery as you search for wildlife species like the big 5 which include elephants, lions, rhinos, buffalos and leopards. You will return to your lodge after your full day of exploring Serengeti national park and your dinner and overnight will be at Osinon camps and lodges.

Day 4; drive to Arusha

After an early breakfast at your lodge in Serengeti national park, your guide will drive you from the savannah plains of the national park as you look out for different wildlife species on your way to your hotel in Arusha. On arrival in Arusha, you will check in at your hotel and prepare to have lunch.

You will spend the rest of the day relaxing at your hotel where you will have dinner and overnight at Runako lodge.

Day 5; Maasai cultural experience and end of safari

You will have breakfast early at your lodge as you prepare for a Maasai cultural experience at Olpopongi.  You will enjoy a unique Maasai experience during your safari and get to know more about the culture. You will engage in a village tour in the Maasai village and also have a traditional lunch.

5 days Serengeti wildlife and Maasai cultural safari
5 days Serengeti wildlife and Maasai cultural safari

You will also engage in a walking safari in the Maasai territory, learn Maasai hunting techniques and also Maasai medicine and wildlife. After this experience, you will return to Arusha and your guide will drop you off at the airport which will bring your safari to an end.

The safari and tour prices below include

  • all day game drives as per sample itinerary
  • Hotel/lodge accommodation for the duration of the safari
  • Private 4-wheel drive vehicle with a roof hatch
  • Professional safari and tour guide / driver
  • All national park fees
  • All meals on the safari
  • All game viewing activities specified
  • Price quoted per person sharing

The safari and tour prices below exclude

  • Drinks and mineral water
  • Laundry
  • Flights
  • Items of personal nature
  • International and local airfares
  • Airport taxes Any airport transfers & hotel accommodation before / after the safari
  • Entry visas
  • Travel insurance
  • Tips and gratuities

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