6 Day Camping Safari Tanzania
6 Day Camping Safari Tanzania
This is a Classic camping Safari in Tanzania; 06 Day camping safari Tanzania in the Northern Tanzania's safari circuit takes you to the greatest of Northern Tanzania's wildlife reserves. This is a traditional camping safari in Tanzania; a six-day camping safari in the northern part of the country. Tanzania's safari circuit takes you to the greatest of Northern Tanzania's wildlife reserves.
This 6 Day Camping Safari in Tanzania includes a 5 day safari on the actual safari as well as your arrival day, for a total of 6 days. This safari package is also great whether you are traveling to Africa on a budget or just want to have an African adventure. Imagine yourself at the middle of the Vast Serengeti Savannah plains camping in the midst of nowhere with all sorts of wild sounds at night, from the lions roaring in the distance to the crickets whistling above the trees and hyenas laughing not very far from the well secured camping ground.
6 Day Camping Safari Tanzania | where to will visit.
As mentioned above, this 6 day Camping Safari in Tanzania includes your arrival day, so you will spend one night in Arusha, the base town for all safaris in the Northern Tanzania Safari Circuit. The first night in Arusha town will be spent in a good budget lodge or hotel, allowing you a chance to properly recover from your long travel to Tanzania prior to your camping excursion in Northern Tanzania. Half Board (with supper) or Bed and Breakfast options are available at the hotel or lodge. During this Tanzania camping experience, you will see some of the top national parks in the country, including the Serengeti National Park, which is famed for the wildebeest migration, and the Ngorongoro Crater It is known as Africa's 'Eden,' as well as Lake Manyara National Park, home to famed tree climbing lions and flamingos. Alternatively, instead of seeing the Lake Manyara National Park, you may do the Tarangire National Park, or if you go in the evening, we can still tailor the same 6 day Tanzania Safari camping to include game drives in the Tarangire on your last day.
6 Day Camping Safari Tanzania Itinerary
Arrive Kilimanjaro International Airport where you will be met by our Representative or Safari Manager, who will transfer you to the Tulia Hotel & Spa. Here you will have dinner and overnight. Our Safari Manager will give you a short briefing and gear check with your safari starting tomorrow. All meals included.
Day 2-Arusha – Ngorongoro.
Leave Arusha in the morning and drive to Ngorongoro Crater. After registration at the gate you will descend to the Crater Floor for full day of game drives and have picnic lunch at the picnic site at the Hippo poolside. After lunch you will continue with game drives in the Crater floor in search of the rhinos, lions, buffaloes, elephants, zebras, impalas, hyenas, topis, hartebeests many others. Ngorongoro Crater is also famous for a lot of bird species and at the Lake Makat at the middle of the crater floor you will be able to see, flamingos, Egyptian geese, pelicans, and many more aquatic and non aquatic species. Other birds include, Lilac breasted rollers, the hammer kop, species of weavers and many more residents and immigrants alike. In the late afternoon you will drive to Crater Rim for overnight at Simba Campsite for dinner and overnight. Lunchbox and dinner included.
Day 3 -Ngorongoro - Serengeti.
After breakfast at The Simba Campsite in the morning you will start on our way to The Serengeti National Park. On your way you have the chance to visit Olduvai – Gorge where Leakey’s family discovered human fossils dating millions of years suggesting that Africa is the Cradle of mankind. You will enter through Naabi Hill gate and continue with game drives inside the Serengeti. You expect to see lots of animals for the whole year and it is the Great Migration that never stops to amaze many a traveler. The Resident animals’ species include buffaloes, elephants, cheetahs, lions, baboons, zebras and so many bird species. These do not migrate. Overnight will be either at Seronera Campsite/ or Lobo Campsite. (Depending on time of the year)All meals included.
Day 4-Full day Safari at Serengeti National Park.
If it is in your interest, you may wake up early and go for a game drive at dawn in the Serengeti Plains then come back to the Campsite for breakfast. After breakfast you will go out with a lunchbox for a full day of game drives to the plains. Alternatively you may take the breakfast then go for game drives. The choice is yours! Overnight at Seronera Campsite / Lobo Campsite. All meals included.
Day 5-Serengeti – to Lake Manyara National Park.
After breakfast we will drive on our way back via the Naabi Gate and across the Ngorongoro Conservation Area to Lake Manyara National Park. Arriving at about noon you will register at the Gate and take your lunch boxes at the Picnic site at the Gate. After lunch you will go ahead with game drives inside this evergreen national park well known for its legendary tree climbing lions. At the lake expect to see the colorful flamingo flocks and many other aquatic species. The lake is also a hippos haven. Late afternoon you will drive out of the park and pitch tents at a public campsite in Mto wa mbu area. This is a small town at the Gate of Lake Manyara National Park. All meals included.
If you fancy a dip in the swimming pool after 4 days in the African Sun please request for a Campsite with the facility, e.g Jambo Campsite.
Day 6-Lake Manyara - back to Arusha.
Breakfast at the Campsite then go for game drives at the Lake Manyara National Park until midday then drive back to Arusha town where you Camping Safari in Tanzania ends. A Masai Village visit is also possible if you wish to get cultural.
NB:This safari can be done by replacing Lake Manyara National Park with Tarangire National Park if you wish so. Tarangire is especially a nice National Park during the months of July through November. If you wish to add an extra day you may be able to do both Lake Manyara National Park and Tarangire National Park.
6 Day Camping Safari Tanzania Affordable Prices
A Group of 2 Persons – USD 1775 per person sharing (Double or Twin tent)
A Group of 4 Persons – USD 1383 per person sharing (2 Double or Twin tent)
A Group of 6 Persons – USD 1230 per person sharing (3 Double or Twin tent)
Single Traveler – Ask for price
Group of more than 6 Travelers – Ask for price
Children Prices depend on Age of the child and room configuration.
We can customize the program according to your interests and budget.
The Price includes
all airport pick up and transfers in private car
05 days private safari for 02 – 06 persons
Transport and wildlife drives in modified 4 x 4 Land Cruiser with photographic roof hatch
Services of a professional English speaking safari guide
All wildlife reserve entry fees
All game drives as mentioned in the itinerary
03 x 0,5 l mineral water per person / day during game drives
01 x HB at Outpost Lodge (or similar), Arusha
05 x FB at public campsites as per itinerary
services of a professional safari cook
03 meals a day prepared by the safari chef
Value Added Tax by Tanzania Revenue Authority
The Price does not include
Any domestic connection flights on arrival or departure
All items of a personal nature
Gratuities for safari guide and safari chef (please tip separately)
Travel insurance if needed
Visa fee (50 US$ /100 US$ for American or Irish Passport holders – to be paid upon arrival)
Drinks and beverages at the campsites
Hot Air Balloon Safari at Serengeti (549 USD per person), including concession fees