10 Days Best African Tanzania Safari Tours & Trips
10 Days Best African Tanzania Safari, You will be picked up from Kilimanjaro International Airport and transferred by private vehicle to Arusha for your dinner and overnight stay
Day 1: Arrival Kilimanjaro – Arusha
For the rest of your safari, your guide is professional to answer any thing about your safari. This is a private safari you can decide for yourself when to leave in the morning and return in the evening.
Day 2: Arusha National Park
After breakfast, your guide will pick you up from your hotel, drive to Arusha National Park where your safari will start.
The park has diversity of landscapes and wildlife, from lakes, waterfalls and swamps to volcanos, mountains and tropical rainforest that attracts many birds like silvery-cheeked hornbill and thousands of pink-hued flamingos.
The park is also the only place in Northern Tanzania where you can easily see the black and white colobus monkey.
Another activity to do in there is canoes or walking safari with an armed ranger. This will make you see the wildlife closer than being in the safari vehicle.
Day 3: Lake Manyara National Park
The first National park you visit is one of the smaller but most scenic ones. You can see elephants and huge troops of baboons in the forest and if you are lucky even tree-climbing lions.
A variety of wildlife can be found around the huge soda lake, like buffalos, warthogs, giraffes, wildebeest, zebras, and flamingos. The shallow Hippo Pool offers excellent opportunities for hippo sightings and you will have a spectacular view of the Rift Valley Escarpment. Lake Manyara is an ideal location to combine game drives with enjoyable activities, like a cultural tour, mountain bike tour, or canopy walk.
Day 4 – 6 Serengeti National Park
Today you continue your safari in the Serengeti National Park. Its stunning landscape can be seen in some of the most impressive nature documentaries. The endless plains and abundance of wildlife are unsurpassed. The annual wildebeest migration with more than a million wildebeest is probably the highlight of the Serengeti.
It is a true spectacle and impressive to watch millions of wildebeest, zebras, and gazelles thunder across the endless plains of the Serengeti. Together with your private guide, you will be looking for the herds across the plains. Apart from the migratory animals, you will also get to see lots of other animals, like lions, cheetahs, leopards, and many more. Expect to be impressed by the natural beauty of Africa’s most famous park.
If you like to watch wildlife from another perspective, we recommend you to go on a balloon safari. It is an amazing experience to drift silently above the plains with herds of wildlife.
Day 7: Ngorongoro Crater
After breakfast, you will drive to Ngorongoro Conservation Area. On this route, there will be a high chance of seeing a lot of wildlife. After arriving at the crater rim you will descend to the Ngorongoro Crater floor. The views are amazing! This collapsed volcano creates a unique ecosystem with a wide variety of vegetation.
Enjoy the beautiful colors of the landscapes and the diversity of animals. The crater is home to the highest concentration of wildlife in Africa and is full of elephants, lions, buffaloes, hippos, and even the rare black rhino. This is one of the best places to spot all of the Big Five.
The views from the crater rim over the crater floor are incredible. Because of its natural beauty, the Ngorongoro Crater is chosen as one of Africa’s Seven Natural Wonders. There are a range of activities to do in the Ngorongoro Conservation Area, like visiting a Maasai village.
Day 8: Tarangire National Park
Today you depart after breakfast to Tarangire National Park for a full-day game drive. Since this is one of the less-known parks in Tanzania, it still has an authentic safari atmosphere. The hilly landscape, with grand Baobab trees against the blue sky, is breathtaking. Witness the world’s largest concentration of elephants. Herds of up to 300 elephants can be seen around the Tarangire River, drinking or enjoying a mud bath. Apart from elephants, Tarangire is a paradise for bird lovers. In the area around these swamps, you can also see lions, leopards, cheetahs, and even tree-climbing pythons.
9-10: Tarangire – Airport
Today will be at leisure to relax or explore, depending on your flight. Your driver transfers you to Kilimanjaro Airport for your departure flight and on day 10 you will arrive back home.