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3 Days Tanzania Safari
tarangire, Lake Manyara & ngorongoro Crater


Tarangire Park,Ngorongoro Crater and Lake Manyara Park

3 Day Escorted Tour with an Option to Add Extension

Set off on a remarkable 3 Days Tanzania safari, designed to introduce you to the wonders of the northern circuit safari in Tanzania. Tanzania is the place where a healthy resident population of leopards, lions, and elephants, and the rest of the “Big Five” to name just a few may be seen. The unique landscapes and scenery will leave you stunned by the beauty Tanzania possesses as well as the wildlife and cultures. 

This 3 Days Tanzania safari budget-friendly private Tanzanian safari to Ngorongoro Crater, Tarangire, and Lake Manyara features comfortable mid-range lodges. However, we can tailor the package to suit your budget and preferences.

3 Days Tanzania Safari begins and concludes in Arusha, often referred to as Tanzania’s tourism hub. We warmly welcome you to your lodge or hotel in Arusha, where we will provide a brief orientation about the safari either a day before your departure or in the morning prior to setting off for Tarangire National Park. Please do inform us if you require transportation and accommodation in Arusha before and after the safari, as we can incorporate these into your package at a convenient price. Your comfort and convenience are important to us, and we are here to assist you in any way we can.

3 days tanzania safari Day By Day itinerary

Day 1 : Arusha – Tarangire National Park

After breakfast in Arusha, head to  Tarangire National Park through Maasai steppe and villages. This park boasts a diverse landscape, including the Tarangire River, low hills, acacia woodlands, and iconic Baobab trees. The river and swamps are a vital water source, attracting a wide array of wildlife, such as elephants, giraffes, buffaloes, zebras, impalas, and various primates. Rare species like the Greater Kudu and Fringed-Eared Oryx can be spotted, along with predators like lions, leopards, and cheetahs. Birdwatchers will appreciate over 400 bird species. In the evening, journey to Marera Valley Lodge, with a quick stop at the Lake Manyara viewpoint for picturesque views of the lake and its surroundings along the Great East African Rift Valley.

  • Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner Included
Marera Valley Lodge
You will overnight at
Mid-Range Accommodation
Day 2 : Tarangire Nationap Park – Ngorongoro Crater

After breakfast, drive to the Ngorongoro Highlands, register at the gate, and then proceed to the Crater viewpoint for stunning panoramic views. Descend 600 meters into the Crater for a full day of game driving in this African Eden. You’ll encounter a rich diversity of wildlife, including wildebeest, eland, zebras, hippos, African elephants, and even the elusive black rhino. Predators such as lions, hyenas, cheetahs, jackals, and leopards also thrive here, confined by the 600-meter-high crater walls. Don’t miss Lake Magadi, a shallow alkaline lake teeming with flamingos, aquatic birds, and hippos. In the late afternoon, return to Marera Valley Lodge for dinner and overnight.

  • Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner Included
Marera Valley Lodge
You will overnight at
Mid-Range Accommodation
Day 3 : Lake Manyara National Park – Arusha

Following breakfast, we’ll guide you to Lake Manyara National Park, a lush sanctuary nestled at the foot of the Great East African Rift Valley. This park boasts diverse habitats that house a rich variety of wildlife, including the famous tree-climbing lions of Lake Manyara, along with giraffes, elephants, zebras, buffaloes, leopards, hyenas, and more.

After your wildlife excursion, we’ll head back to Arusha. If you’re interested, you can visit the Mto wa Mbu market or any Masai market along the way before arriving in Arusha in the late afternoon. Please inform us if you have a flight on this day or require accommodation in Arusha.

This concludes your fantastic safari , covering the Ngorongoro Crater, Tarangire, and Lake Manyara.

  • Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch
3 days Tanzania safari

Safari Highlights

  • Enjoy authentic interactions with the Masai
  • Spot the African big 5 & the big cats
  • See a variety of animal species than you have ever thought possible
  • Enjoy the beautiful landscapes of the Great Rift Valley and the Ngorongoro Crater
Key Information to Consider
  • This trip can be tailored to suit your travel needs
  • The rates quoted are per person and do not include the cost of international flights
  • This tour warmly welcomes children of all ages. Children under 12 years old are eligible for a discounted rate, while children under 2 years old can join for free. 
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Price Include
  • This is a private safari, with all game viewing in a 4WD land rover or land cruiser
  • All full board accommodation throughout the safari
  • Mineral water
  • 24/7 service from our local office in Tanzania
  • Reservation costs
  • All park fees and conservation fees
  • Unlimited kilometers on game drives
  • Services of an English-Speaking Driver Guide
Price Not Include
  • Domestic and International flight tickets
  •  Visa
  • Accommodation before and after safari
  • Travel insurance 
  • Soft and alcoholic drinks
  • All items of a personal nature
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Gran Melia Arusha | Hotel Gran Melia

Gran Meliá Arusha

This spectacular hotel is located between the Serengeti and Kilimanjaro National Parks, opening out onto all of Tanzania’s majestic natural beauty. An oasis of five-star comfort and elegance, with extensive, unbeatable facilities, exclusive suites, and international cuisine, including the outstanding Yellow Chilli Indian restaurant. With a spa, heated pool, and gym. Perfect for a safari trip or luxurious business meeting