This safari features all of the popular Northern Circuit game parks.  Departures are every Saturday.  With the Big 5 Luxury Safari travel in custom designed 4x4 safari vehicles with open roofs for game viewing.

This is a small group seat-in-vehicle safari with a maximum of 6 travellers per vehicle, all with window seats. Travelling for 7-days, the safari includes meals, accommodation, park entry fees and visit to Lake Manyara, Serengeti, Ngorongoro Crater& Tarangire.

Day 1: Arusha

Day 2: Lake Manyara

Day 3: Serengeti

Day 4: Serengeti

Day 5: Ngorongoro Crater

Day 6: Tarangire

Day 7: Kilimanjaro Airport

Day 1: Arusha

Arrive at Kilimanjaro Airport, Tanzania. The tour driver/ guide will welcome you and then transfer you to your hotel for the overnights stay.

Accommodation: Planet Lodge, Kibo Palace or similar

Meal Plan: Breakfast

Day 2: Lake Manyara

In the morning you will take a drive to Lake Manyara National Park. Set against the steep escarpment of the Rift Valley, you’ll find Lake Manyara National Park with its evergreen ground water forest and variety of ecosystems including acacia woodland, grassy plains, a swampy fan delta, and – of course – the expansive lake. This diversity attracts a wide variety of mammals, birds and wildlife species. Manyara is also home to rare tree climbing lions. The park offers excellent game viewing with buffaloes, impalas, giraffes, bush bucks, water bucks, hippos and many elephants roam near the lake. Also look out for blue monkeys, vervet monkeys and the very active Olive baboon troops.

Accommodation: Highview Coffee Lodge

Meal Plan: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner

Day 3: Serengeti

Head out after breakfast for the drive to Serengeti National Park. The word “Serengeti” is derived from the Maasai language, meaning “endless plain.” En-route to the Serengeti you can opt to visit as Masaai Village, a perfect place to explore Maasai culture and even participate in some tribal activities. Or visit Olduvai Gorge, known as the Cradle of Humanity; the Museum is a testament to the long journey that humanity has made from its humble roots in East Africa to its current state as the dominant species on earth. Enjoy a game drive en-route to your camp.

Accommodation: Serengeti Safari Lodge

Meal Plan: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner

Day 4: Serengeti

Relax with a full day in the Serengeti with game drives – unequaled for its beauty and home to the Great Wildebeest Migration. The huge herds of plains game such as wildebeests, zebras and antelopes dominate the park while the attendant predators such as lions and cheetahs are to be found amongst the many kopjes scattered across the plain. Its landscape varies from open grass plains in the south, savanna with scattered acacia trees in the center, hilly, wooded grassland in the north, to extensive woodland and black clay plains to the west.

 Accommodation: Serengeti Safari Lodge

Meal Plan: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner

Day 5: Ngorongoro

Enjoy a morning game drive en-route to Ngorongoro Crater. Descend into the Ngorongoro Crater floor for game driving and exploration. The crater is 600m deep, 16km across and 265 sq km in area. Enjoy the spectacular scenery and game viewing, in what has been described as the eighth wonder of the world. Many of Tanzania’s last remaining black rhino can be seen grazing on the open grassland of the crater floor, surrounded by some of the 20,000 large animals that occupy the crater including lions, cheetahs, elands, zebras and gazelles. Flamingo among other bird species, can often be seen feeding at Makat Soda Lake as well. In the afternoon, you will be driven to your lodge for the overnight stay.

Accommodation: Highview Coffee Lodge

Meal Plan: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner

Day 6: Tarangire

In the morning you will drive to Tarngire National Park. Tarangire is traversed by the Tarangire River, which never dries up. Being the only source of water during the dry season, it draws hundreds of animals to the park, making the wildlife and bird viewing spectacular. The landscape is varied, with grassy Savannah plains, swamps, hills and spectacular baobabs. Enjoy a full day in the park with game viewing.

Accommodation: Highview Coffee Lodge

Meal Plan: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner

Day 7 Kilimanjaro airport

Enjoy a morning at leisure before your transfer to Kilimanjaro Airport for your flight home.

USD 2,755 for 2 Pax Per Person

Tour Includes:

  • Full board (breakfast, lunch & dinner) accommodation while on safari
  • Bed and breakfast accommodation in Moshi
  • Transfers to and from the airport
  • All game drives viewing in a custom built 4x4 Safari Land Cruiser
  • All park and entrance fees
  • Transportation with 4x4 vehicles with viewing roofs
  • Professional English speaking driver/guide during the safari.
  • Bottled water in safari vehicles
  • Ngorongoro Crater car supplement fee
  • Current Government taxes and levies
  • 24-Hour support during the safari from our office in Moshi.

Tour Excludes:

  • Internal or International flights
  • Balloon excursion (US$550 pp)
  • Entry visa to Tanzania
  • Travel and health insurance
  • Gratuities to your guide, hotel staff and porters
  • Meals, drinks and excursions not described in the itinerary
  • Any other items of a personal nature, laundry, telephone and postage
  • Item of personal Nature
  • Masaai village tour & Olduvai Gorge Tour

Courtesy reminder

  • The above rates are based on contract rates of the current period. A final quote will be provided upon confirmation
  • The rates quoted are non commissionable
  • The above is a tentative quote, confirmation of rooms are subject to availability at the time of booking
  • Reservation request on hold will be considered as confirmed booking
  • Quotes may change without prior notice, whether there is any fluctuation in prices
  • Transfers and tours will be according to the itinerary provided at the time of booking.