Travel type: 8 days Camping Tour
Destination: Serengeti National Park / Ngorongoro Crater / Tarangire
Travel time: 8 days
Day 1: Arrival Arusha
You will be picked up from Kilimanjaro International Airport and transferred by private vehicle to Arusha for your dinner and overnight stay before starting your 8 Days Budget Safari. If time allows, you will have time to do walking tour in coffee plantation or option to visit Arusha National park before your 8 Days Budget Safari big adventure starts.
Dinner and overnight at Mvuli Hotel Arusha- HB
Day 2: Arusha – Tarangire National Park
After breakfast, we set off for Tarangire National Park, famous for its tree climbing pythons, massive baobab trees and large herds of elephants. Tarangire National Park may be small but it is still home to a significant wildlife population, with a density of wildlife matched only by Ngorongoro.
Jambo Campsite for Breakfast, lunch and dinner
Day 3: Ngorongoro Crater
After breakfast, you will be driven into the Ngorongoro Crater for your early morning game drive. The main feature of the Ngorongoro Conservation Area (NCA) is the crater, a large unbroken, unflooded volcanic caldera. The crater formed when a giant volcano exploded and collapsed on itself some two to three million years ago.
It’s 610 m (2,000 ft.) deep and its floor covers 260 km2 (100 square meters). Estimates of the height of the original volcano range from fifteen to nineteen thousand feet (4,500 to 5,800 meters) high. The crater is famous for the big 5 animals (Lion, Elephants, Rhino, Leopard, and Buffalo). Other animals you will see are Zebras, Gazelle, Wildebeest, Impalas, Hippos and different species of birds.
Simba Campsite for Breakfast, lunch and dinner
Day 4: Serengeti National Park
After an early breakfast, we head for Serengeti with a packed lunch. Serengeti is the oldest and most popular national park, famous for its annual wildebeest migration. Zebra and Thomson gazelle join the trek in search of fresh grazing. Some of the other animals found in Serengeti are buffalo, giraffes, elands, topi, kongoni, impalas, grant gazelles, lions, cheetahs, leopards and jackals.
Dik-dik Campsite for Breakfast, lunch and dinner
Day 5: Serengeti Full Day
After breakfast, continue with full day migration viewing in Serengeti National Park with packed lunch. Serengeti National Park is widely regarded as the best wildlife reserve in Africa due to its density of predators and prey, and the great wildebeest migration.
Dik-dik campsite for Breakfast, lunch and dinner
Day 6: Lake Natron
After breakfast, depart to Lake Natron with packed lunch, crossing Loliondo on Waso Village, before heading down to the lake shores. Enjoy walks out on the mud flats around the shores of Lake Natron, viewing the lesser East African flamingo. Together with a local guide, make your way to the waterfalls for some relaxation and swimming before returning to Natron campsite.
Natron campsite for Breakfast, lunch and dinner
Day 7: Lake Manyara National Park
After breakfast, we set off from Lake Natron to Lake Manyara National Park. The park is 127 square miles (329 km2) and the lake’s alkaline waters cover approximately 89 square miles (231 km2). While most known for baboons, the lake and its surrounding area are home to other wildlife such as hippos, impalas, elephants, wildebeest, buffalo, warthogs and giraffes. You may also see the park’s famous tree climbing lions.
Migunga campsite for Breakfast, lunch and dinner
Day 8: Lake Manyara – Kilimanjaro International Airport
After breakfast, you will check out from the camp and be transferred to Kilimanjaro International Airport for your flight back home. this will be the end of 8 Days Budget Safar
Tanzania Camping Safari Include:
Full board accommodation before and After the safari
Private safari guide
Private 4 x 4 safari jeep with pop up roof for game viewing
Transfers in both directions between the International Airport
Park fees/ Crater fees
Comfortable sleeping Tent with Mattress, Sleeping bag.
All meals whilst on safari
Airport Arrival/Departure Meet and Greets at the airport
On safari – Vehicles equipped with ice chest with mineral water, wildlife guidebooks.
Government taxes, VAT and service charges relating to accommodation and included meals
Tanzania Camping Safari Excludes:
Tanzania Visa: $50 per person on arrival, USA and Canada passport holders USD.100.
Personal Expenses (e.g. laundry, telephone, beverages, etc.)
Optional Tours (balloon rides USD. 500 per person etc)
Tips and any items of personal nature.