7 Days Best of Tanzania Wildlife Safari
7 Days Best of Tanzania Wildlife Safari is a tour filled with different adventures in Tanzania to different attractions starting from Arusha and then to Ngorongoro conservation area followed by a drive to the famous Serengeti national park for a big five experience and to also enjoy game drives at different times of day and then returning to Arusha as seen in the itinerary below;
Safari highlights of the 7 Days Best of Tanzania Wildlife Safari
- Day 1; pick up and drive to Arusha hotel
- Day 2; drive to Ngorongoro conservation area
- Day 3; drive to Serengeti national park
- Day 4 to day 6; full day in Serengeti national park
- Day 7; drive to Arusha
Day 1; pick up and drive to Arusha hotel
You will start your trip with pick up by your guide from the airport and you will also be briefed about your safari. After the briefing, you will be driven to your hotel in Arusha where you will check-in and have your lunch.
After lunch, you will visit Arusha national park where you will enjoy sightseeing as you drive around the national park and visit different attractions. You will also see various wildlife and bird species in the national park. You will return to your hotel after this experience at the end of your first day on safari for dinner and overnight at Tulia boutique hotel and spa.
Day 2; drive to Ngorongoro conservation area
Breakfast will be served at your hotel in Arusha before you check out on the 2nd day of your safari and continue your drive to Ngorongoro conservation area which is among the famous wildlife viewing destinations in the northern part of Tanzania. You will have your lunch at your lodge in Ngorongoro before descending into the crater.
As you explore the Ngorongoro crater, you will also enjoy the beautiful scenery and also see a large concentration of wildlife species such as elephants, buffalos, elands, wildebeests, giraffes, antelopes, zebras, hippos, rhinos, predators like lions, leopards, cheetahs, hyenas among others. You will also visit Lake Magadi where you will see a variety of bird species such as flamingos along the shores of the lake. You will enjoy photography and the sunset and after this experience your guide will drive you to your lodge for dinner and overnight at Hhando coffee lodge.
Day 3; drive to Serengeti national park
You will start your day with breakfast before you check out of your lodge in Ngorongoro conservation area ahead of your drive to Serengeti national park where you will have an en route game drive and enjoy driving through the open savannah plains on the way to your lodge where you will check in and have lunch.
After lunch, you will engage in a game drive in the company of your guide as you search for the different wildlife species around Serengeti national park such as the big five like lions, leopards, rhinos, buffalos and elephants. You will also enjoy seeing other wildlife species as well as various attractions as you drive around the national park. You will return to your lodge for dinner and overnight at Serengeti heritage luxury tented camps and lodges.
Day 4 to day 6; full day in Serengeti national park
For the next 3 days on your itinerary, you will start with breakfast at your lodge before being driven into the wilderness of Serengeti national park on a morning game drive to look out for different wildlife species which are very active at this time of day.
You will be driven back to your lodge after your morning game drive for lunch. After lunch, you will have an afternoon game drive to explore more of the wilderness of Serengeti national park as you look for different wildlife species like buffalos, antelopes, wildebeests, hartebeests, elands, impalas, leopards, lions, elephants, giraffes as well as various bird species. You will enjoy the sunset on the way back to your lodge for dinner and overnight at Serengeti heritage luxury tented camps and lodges.
Day 7; drive to Arusha
On the last day of your safari, you will have breakfast before checking out of your lodge ahead of your drive to Arusha where you will be dropped 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
- Animal tours according to your itinerary preferences
- 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
- 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