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5 Days Tanzania Safari

Mid-Range

Tarangire Park-Empakai Crater- Ngorongoro crater -Serengeti Park

5-Day Escorted Tour With an option of Extension in Zanzibar

Enjoy 5 days of Tanzania Safari, where each day unfolds a new chapter of awe-inspiring landscapes and untamed wildlife. Commencing in Tarangire National Park, renowned for its vast elephant herds, your 5 days at Tanzania Safari begins with an immersive experience in this diverse ecosystem. Journey onwards to Empakai Crater, a hidden gem showcasing a mesmerizing crater lake and unique birdlife, setting the tone for the adventure ahead.

The expedition then takes you to the world-renowned Ngorongoro Crater, a UNESCO World Heritage Site and the highlight of your 5 days Tanzania Safari, offering unparalleled encounters with an array of wildlife, including the elusive black rhino. The adventure peaks with a full day in the iconic Serengeti, where the expansive plains witness the extraordinary Great Migration, showcasing the raw beauty of nature in motion.

As you traverse the Serengeti, the 5 days Tanzania Safari promises to immerse you in the captivating dance of predators and prey. Each moment becomes a snapshot of the untamed wilderness, creating memories that will resonate long after the journey concludes. Finally, your safari wraps up with a visit to Arusha, providing a perfect blend of relaxation and reflection on the extraordinary experiences encountered in Tanzania’s unrivaled safari destinations. In the span of 5 days, this safari promises an unforgettable exploration of nature’s wonders and the diverse ecosystems that make Tanzania a premier 5 days Tanzania Safari destination.

5 Days Tanzania Safari Day By Day itinerary

Day 0 : Kilimanjaro airport - Arusha

Today get to meet with our team at Kilimanjaro airport while we transfer you to your accommodation at Arusha TownLocated below Mount Meru on the eastern edge of the eastern branch of the Great Rift Valley, Arusha City has a temperate climate. The city is close to Serengeti National Park, the Ngorongoro Conservation AreaLake Manyara National Park, Olduvai Gorge, Tarangire National ParkMount Kilimanjaro, and Mount Meru in the Arusha National Park.

  • Meals Included: Bed & breakfast
Tulia Boutique Hotel
You will overnight at
Mid-Range Accommodation
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 your accommodation, 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

Farm Of Dream Lodge
You will overnight at
Mid-Range Accommodation
Day 2 : Hiking Empakai Crater

The Empakai Crater is a smaller volcanic caldera located in the northern part of the Ngorongoro Conservation Area. It is relatively lesser known compared to the more famous Ngorongoro Crater, but it’s still a stunning and unique landscape. The crater is about 6 kilometers (3.7 miles) wide and contains a soda lake at the bottom, which attracts various bird species, including flamingos. The walls of the crater are covered in lush vegetation, making it a beautiful and serene environment.

Empakai Crater is also known for its walking trails that allow visitors to hike down to the crater floor. The hike provides an opportunity to experience the breathtaking views and the diverse ecosystem within the crater. Additionally, the area surrounding the crater is inhabited by wildlife such as buffalo, baboons, and various bird species, enhancing the overall natural experience. 

  • Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner
Farm Of Dream Lodge
You will overnight at
Mid-Range Accommodation
Day 3 : Ngorongoro Crater - Serengeti National Park

We’ll kickstart the day bright and early, descending into the captivating crater floor for a remarkable wildlife experience in one of Earth’s most breathtaking locations. Following an exciting game drive, we’ll savor a delightful picnic lunch near the serene Hippo Lake. Afterward, we’ll enjoy a brief game drive before ascending the crater and exiting the Ngorongoro Conservation Area en route to Serengeti National Park.

  • Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner
Kontiki Serengeti
You will overnight at
Mid-range Accommodation
Day 4 : Full Day Serengeti National Park

A full day of exploration in the Serengeti’s Seronera region unfolds with the first light, offering a glimpse into the active lives of predators and diverse wildlife amid the breathtaking Serengeti scenery. Pause midday for a picnic lunch, surrounded by the sights and sounds of the wild. The afternoon brings visits to the famed hippo pools, quests for elusive black rhinos, and the potential to witness segments of the Great Migration, depending on the season. As the day wanes, a late afternoon game drive captures the Serengeti’s beauty during the golden hour, culminating in a mesmerizing sunset. Throughout, your experienced guide enhances the experience, sharing insights into the animals and ensuring a respectful and secure safari adventure.

  • Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner
Kontiki Serengeti
You will overnight at
Mid-range Accommodation
Day 5 : Serengeti National Park - Arusha

On the final day of your safari adventure, begin on a drive back to Arusha, making the journey itself an opportunity for a game drive and one last look at the wildlife. As the day unfolds, you’ll gradually return to Arusha, and by evening, you’ll be dropped off at your accommodation. Reflecting on the incredible experiences and collecting cherished memories, this marks the conclusion of your tour.  

  • Meals Included: Breakfast & Lunch
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