12 DAYS TANZANIA BIG FIVE SAFARI TOUR

Ngorongoro, Tanzania

GE
Duration: 12 days
Group size: 6 - 10
12 DAYS TANZANIA BIG FIVE SAFARI TOUR
Ngorongoro, Tanzania


$NaN
Duration: 12 days
Group size: 6 - 10

About this trip

 Big Five Safari Description

The tour starts and ends in Arusha Tanzania. The tour will take you to Tarangire , Serengeti and Ngorongoro Conservation Area. The tour will also take you to Serengeti national Park with the massive wilderness of over 14500 sqkm where every day brings new adventure as well as a new land scape. The same safari will take you to Ngorongoro crater as well as the Ngorongoro conservation Area in Tanzania, this one features one of the highest concentration of game as well as a large population of carnivores and predators in Africa. In these parks, you will witness the amazing African Wildlife species. The tour will finally take you to Tarangire national park which has the greatest concentration of the game in Tanzania. You will view many wildlife species with in all these parks


This safari is privately guided by Consea and offers you the flexibility to travel at your own pace and make stops as you wish to enjoy everything in the area. You will have a private safari vehicle and stay in premium class semi-permanent luxury safari tents.  Each season, tented camps are conveniently placed according to animal migrations. This is the most efficient and comfortable lodging arrangements offered while on safari to avoid excessive daily driving and maximizes time enjoyed viewing wildlife.  

  • Enjoy Authentic Interactions With The Maasai Families.
  • See The BIG Five (Lion, Leopard, Elephant, Rhino, Cape Buffalo) 
  • See “The Greatest Show On Earth:” The Wildebeests Migration.
  • See More Animals Than You Ever Thought Possible.
  • See The Endless Plains Of The Serengeti National Park.

What’s included

  • Landcruiser 7 seater AWD
    Our safari jeeps are custom built for Safari adventures with open roof for wildlife viewing. We limit seating to 5 per vehicle (instead of 7) to optimize comfort.
  • All Park Fees
    Park fee, camping fee and concession fee
  • Wildlife lodging
    Luxury safari tented
  • Professional guide
    Speake-English, French and German.
  • Vehicle fee ($299)
    Ngorongoro Crater Conservation Area charges a fee of $299 for every jeep that enter the crater. The fee goes towards maintaining the land and the park.
  • All Meals on Safari
    Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
  • Mineral Drinking Water
    You will receive 2 liter of water everyday during activity.
  • Alcoholic and soft drink
    All drinks are available at extra cost
  • Visa
    We can assist in getting your visa
  • Gratuity / Tips
    Tips usually is given at the end of every tour.
  • Personal clothing

Available Packages

Single Occupancy Room
Available until 45 days before departure

You will stay in your own luxury semi-permanent tent. While in the city before and after your safari, you will stay in a single-occupancy hotel room with en-suite bathroom and shower. 

$6,423
Deposit: $1,285
Double Occupancy Room
Available until 45 days before departure

You will share your luxury semi-permanent tent while with one other traveler or significant other. While in the city before and after your safari, you will stay in a double-occupancy hotel room with en-suite bathroom and shower. 

$5,138
Deposit: $1,028

Available options

International Flight-Price can change
$1,200
Walking safari with an armed ranger
$155
2 hrs Balloon safari
$665
Trip extension to Zanzibar (5DAYS)
$1,345
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Itinerary

12 Days Big five Safari
Tanzania Big five Safari Tour

 

 DAY - 1: ARRIVAL DAY
On arrival at Kilimanjaro International Airport, you will be met by your personal safari guide and transferred to Rivertrees Country Inn outside Arusha town where you can relax and recover from your journey and get acclimatized to life in Tanzania. Depending on your arrival time you may have to time to take a walk by the river, go bird watching or enjoy an afternoon at the spa. Whatever you do Rivertrees will help you feel refreshed and rejuvenated after your journey as quickly as possible.
Accommodation: Rivertrees Country Inn.


 DAY - 2: ARUSHA – TARANGIRE NATIONAL PARK
After breakfast, you will be collected from your hotel and driven to Tarangire National Park which is famous for its tree-climbing pythons, massive baobabs and large herds of elephants. Tarangire National Park is small but still home to a significant wildlife population with a density of wildlife matched only by Ngorongoro. You’ll enjoy a picnic lunch during your safari drive and have plenty of time to explore the national park, stop to observe the wildlife and take photos.
Accommodation: Tarangire Treetops Lodge


 DAY - 3: TARANGIRE FULL DAY GAME VIEWING
After breakfast, enjoy an adventure packed day of game driving in Tarangire National Park. As well as herds of elephants, you can also expect to see zebra, eland, mongoose, giraffe, bushbuck, hartebeest, dik dik, impala, warthog, and reedbuck. Many carnivores are abundant throughout the park such as lion, leopard, cheetah, hyena and jackal. Your personal safari guide will be able to answer all your questions and tailor the drive to suit you. In the afternoon you’ll retire to Tarangire Safari Lodge to enjoy a sundowner while watching the sunset over the Tarangire landscape.
Accommodation: Tarangire Treetops Lodge


 DAY - 4-5-6: SERENGETI NATIONAL PARK
After breakfast, depart from Tangarire and drive to the endless plains of the Serengeti via the famous Ngorongoro crater. You will have one half day and two full days to view the great annual migration if you visit is at that time. Serengeti is the oldest and most popular national park in Tanzania and not only during the annual migration when wildebeest, zebra and Thomson gazelle joining the trek to look for fresh grazing. The Serengeti wildlife includes buffalo, giraffe, eland, topi, kongoni, impala, Grant’s gazelle, lion, cheetah, leopard and the African Jackal.
Accommodation: Serengeti Migration Camp and Singita Faru Faru Lodges.


 DAY - 7: SERENGETI – OLDUVAI GORGE- BOMA
After breakfast, with a delicious packed lunch to take with us, we’ll travel to Ngorongoro, stopping on the way at Olduvai Gorge, an archaeological site made famous by the Louis and Mary Leakey discoveries and the Masai Boma community. During your visit you’ll have the opportunity to interact with the locals and learn about Masai customs and traditions.
Accommodation: Ngorongoro Exploreans Lodge


 DAY - 8: NGORONGORO CRATER
After breakfast we’ll take a picnic lunch and drive to the Ngorongoro Conservation Area where we’ll descend into the stunning crater to view the prolific wildlife. The main feature of the Ngorongoro Conservation Area is the Ngorongoro Crater – a large, unbroken, unflooded volcanic caldera. The crater, which was formed when a giant volcano exploded and collapsed on itself some two to three million years ago, is 610m (2,000 ft) deep and its floor covers 260 km² (100 sq mi). Estimations of the height of the original volcano range from fifteen to nineteen thousand feet (4500 to 5800 meters). Animal populations in the crater include most of the species found in East Africa; lions, elephants, zebras, rhino, leopard, buffalo, gazelle, wildebeest, hippos and many different species of birds.
Accommodation: Ngorongoro Exploreans Lodge


 DAY - 9: NGORONGORO – LAKE MANYARA
After breakfast we’ll drive to Lake Manyara National Park. The national park coverage is 127 square miles (329 km²) and the lake’s alkaline waters cover approximately 89 square miles (231 km²). Giant fig trees and mahogany trees can be seen in the groundwater forest immediately around the park gates. They draw nourishment from the underground springs which are continuously replenished by the crater highlands directly above the Manyara basin. While mostly known for its famous tree-climbing lions and baboons, Lake Manyara and its environment are also home to herbivores such as hippos, impalas, elephants, wildebeests, buffalo, warthogs and giraffes.
Accommodation: Manyara Wildlife Lodge


 DAY - 10: LAKE MANYARA – ARUSHA NATIONAL PARK
After breakfast, you will be driven to Arusha National Park for a full day of game viewing. We’ll take a packed lunch box for your party so you can make the most of your time in the park. Arusha National Park offers many varieties of wildlife including Cape buffalo, elephant, hippo, giraffe, warthog, antelope, zebra, blue monkey, velvet monkey, colobus monkey and various reptiles. At the Momella lakes you’ll be able to observe many different types of birds, both resident and migratory.
Accommodation: Hatari Lodge


 DAY - 11: ARUSHA NATIONAL PARK – ARUSHA TOWN
After breakfast you’ll go on a guided walking safari accompanied by an armed ranger. You will have time to take photos of the wildlife which may include zebra, antelopes and Cape buffalo as well as birds. You’ll enjoy a delicious picnic lunch at the beautiful Mount Meru waterfall providing a spectacular end to your safari.
Accommodation: Hatari Lodge


 DAY - 12: ARUSHA TOWN – AIRPORT
You’ll be transferred to Kilimanjaro International Airport for your flight back home.

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