6 Days Safari Tanzania
This 6 Days Safari Tanzania you explore the main four national parks of Tanzania with Ngorongoro Crater which is the 8th wonder of the world. You will definitely get a chance to visit Tarangire National Park, Serengeti, and Lake Manyara National Park.
You will view lots of wildlife species found in these national parks and the great annual migration of Wildebeest into the Serengeti. The other common animals to spot in these national parks include; lions, zebras, warthogs, antelopes, birds, flamingos, and many more. These national parks will definitely give you the best safari ever in Tanzania!
The 6 Days Safari Tanzania Tour highlights
- Day 1: Transfer to Tarangire National Park
- Day 2: Transfer from Tarangire to Serengeti National Park
- Day 3: Explore Serengeti National Park
- Day 4: Transfer to Ngorongoro Conservation Area
- Day 5: Transfer to Lake Manyara National Park
- Day 6: From Lake Manyara to Arusha
Day 1: Transfer to Tarangire National Park
Early in the morning, the guide will pick you up from your hotel and drive you to the famous Tarangire National Park. The park is made up of seasonal marshes, and bush savannah, with baobab trees.
This national park is one of the best places in the whole of East Africa since you get to watch the elephants up close. There are over 4000 animals and these include; Masai giraffes, antelopes, buffalos, leopards, lions, baboons, and many more bird species. In the afternoon, you will arrive at your booked lodge for your dinner and overnight.
Accommodation: Chem Chem Lodge, Kuro Tarangire Lodge, Kirurumu Tarangire Lodge
Have breakfast and after continue with the lush crater uplands, the fertile soils here also allow crops like corn, wheat, and coffee to be able to grow. Later on, you will view the plains of the Serengeti National Park. Have lunch and after proceed to Olduvai Gorge.
The area here is so dry and it’s well known for the archaeological couple of Leakey. These both discovered the oldest prehistoric human remains as well as a small museum document of their work. A visit to this place is optional.
The name Serengeti also comes from the Masai word known as Siringeti which means endless plains. This can be seen as the grassland savannah in the southern direction stretches to the horizon and is interrupted by the Kopjes, which are bizarre rock formations which are formed by the weathering of the granite crops.
These plains are also good for hunting leopards and big cats. You will also have a chance to view the beautiful creatures within their natural habitats. Within the Seronera Valley which is the central Serengeti Area, you will get to enjoy an evening meal at the lodge of your choice.
Accommodation: Four Seasons Safari Lodge, Asilia Dunia Camp, Usanja Camp
Day 3: Explore Serengeti National Park
This whole day is dedicated to wildlife viewing within the Serengeti. The areas here to be visited will depend on where the herds are mostly found. The wildebeests and the zebras in the short rainy season of October and November are found moving from the hills of the north to the main plains of the south.
During the longer rainy seasons of April, May as well as June, they return to the North. The guide will know the exact location of the herds and where the best views might be.
Have your breakfast and after proceed for a game drive within Serengeti National Park, within the valley of Seronera Valley, you will find many zebras, lions, and wildebeests, the big cats here include; leopards and cheetahs.
Have lunch and after drive in the direction of the Ngorongoro crater. On reaching the crater, the caldera opens up in front of you and is a good sight to behold. You will also enjoy the fantastic views of the sun as it goes down.
Accommodation: Neptune Ngorongoro Lodge, Ngorongoro Wildlife Lodge, Plantation Lodge
Day 5: Transfer to Lake Manyara National Park
Have breakfast and after drive into the crater which has one of the biggest caldera filled with rich and diverse wildlife species. It has got the Acacia forest and the grass steppes where you will find every type of animal from the East African savannah.
You can also get a chance to view the big five including; lions, elephants, Rhinoceros, buffalos as well and leopards. After having the picnic lunch and wildlife viewing, you will travel to your lodge for an overnight and dinner.
Accommodation: Lake Manyara Tree Hotel, Kirurumu Tented Lodge, Olmasera Tented camp
Day 6: From Lake Manyara to Arusha
This is the last national park you will visit in the Northern circuit. This park is well known for its tree-climbing lions. The large part of the park covers the alkaline Manyara lake which is seasonally visited by the large flamingos and many other water birds.
Along the shores of the lake, you will spot many animals including elephants, hippos, Giraffes, buffalos, antelopes, banded mongooses, and gazelles. After animal watching, you will transfer to Arusha to catch your departure flight.
End of 6 Days Safari Tanzania
The 6 Days Safari Tanzania Tour inclusions
- Professional Guide
- 4×4 safari vehicle
- Full Board Accommodation
- All activities detailed in the safari
- Park entrance fees
- Drinking water on the safari
- Airport transfer
Tour Exclusions; Tanzania hotel fees( the eve of the safari and the night after the safari), Tips, Laundry services, Beverages/ drinks, international flights, Visas, Items of a personal nature, optional activities and any other extras not detailed in the above itinerary.