- Duration: 5 Days
- Category: Combo Tours, Safari and culture, Northern circuit
- Destinations: Tarangire and Ngorongoro
- Attraction: Tarangire river, Big Five
- Budget Level: Standard
- Tour Guides Language: English, Spanish, French, German, Italian,
- Start in: Arusha
- End in: Arusha
- Packing list: Camera with enough zoom and memory space and extra batteries, binoculars, light clothes, safari boot, mosquito repellents, sunhat, sunglasses with ultraviolet radiation filtering etc.
- Extra info: Rangers will escort all walking along the wildlife areas.
This is the excellent safari for those who intent to watch wildlife and walk around Masai bomas to learn their cultures and see different animals in Tanzania National Parks .
Day 1: Transfer to Arusha
Picked from the airport and driven to Arusha for dinner and overnight at the booked hotel
Day 2: Drive to Monduli walking in Masai Villages
Drive to Monduli Hill for cultural tourism and walking in the Masai village. The village is located off the beaten path. On a clear day, the hills around the village offer an amazing view of the Great African Rift Valley and Mount Kilimanjaro, the highest mountain in Africa. Dinner and overnight at the Emayata Lodge – a small lodge built in a small Maasai town offering an insight into the evening life of the local people.
Day 3: Full Game Drive in Ngorongoro
Picnic lunch box drive to the famous Ngorongoro Crater for full game drive. The Ngorongoro Crater is sometimes referred to as the Garden of Eden of the Noah’s Ark. The crater is the home of the big five (lion, leopard, elephant, rhino, and buffalo) and other wild beast like zebras, uncountable number of gazelle, and thousands of pink flamingoes. Dinner and over night at the booked Lodge located at the Foot of the great African rift valley, just at the door of Lake Manyara.
Day 4: Drive for full day game viewing at the Tarangire
Drive for full day game viewing at the Tarangire National Park. This park has earned the reputation for having the highest concentration of African elephants and big cats. It was established as a famous hunting block for lions and leopards during colonial times. The highly suitable soil, which hold high amount of water, attracts thousands of animal to this park during the dry season. When all other areas around are dry the Tarangire national park grows green! The magnificent Baobab trees offer an amazing sight to behold. Dinner and overnight at the selected accommodation in Tarangire
Day 5: End of our Budget Safaris
Early morning game drive in Tarangire National Park. Afternoon drive back to Arusha. Late evening fly back home or fly to Zanzibar.