5 Days Tanzania wildlife safari
Tanzania wildlife safari is one of the most incredible experiences that nature lovers can have in Africa. Tanzania is home to some of the world’s most famous national parks and wildlife reserves, offering a unique opportunity to see a diverse range of wildlife in their natural habitat.
The Serengeti National Park is undoubtedly the most famous of these destinations, attracting millions of visitors every year. It is home to the Great Migration, where millions of wildebeest, zebras, and gazelles travel across the Serengeti Plains in search of food and water. This incredible spectacle can be witnessed during a Tanzania wildlife safari, where visitors can see the massive herds of animals crossing rivers, running across vast plains, and being chased by predators like lions and cheetahs.
Other popular national parks and reserves include Ngorongoro Crater, Tarangire National Park, and Lake Manyara National Park. Ngorongoro Crater is the world’s largest unbroken caldera, a UNESCO World Heritage site, and home to an incredible variety of wildlife, including elephants, lions, leopards, and black rhinos. Tarangire National Park is famous for its large elephant herds, giant baobab trees, and its birdlife, including the endemic yellow-collared lovebird. Lake Manyara National Park is known for its tree-climbing lions, flamingos, and baboons.
A Tanzania wildlife safari typically involves multiple game drives, which can be done in open 4×4 safari vehicles or on foot with a guide. Some safaris also offer hot air balloon rides, which provide a unique and breathtaking perspective of the wildlife and landscapes below.
A 5-day Tanzania wildlife safari is a great opportunity to explore some of the country’s most iconic national parks and wildlife reserves. Here is a suggested itinerary:
Day 1: Arusha to Tarangire National Park After breakfast, depart from Arusha to Tarangire National Park, a wildlife oasis famous for its large elephant herds and baobab trees. You will have a game drive in the afternoon and then head to your accommodation for dinner and overnight.
Day 2: Tarangire National Park to Lake Manyara National Park After breakfast, depart from Tarangire National Park to Lake Manyara National Park, known for its flamingos, baboons, and tree-climbing lions. You will have a game drive in the morning and then head to your accommodation for lunch. In the afternoon, you can take a nature walk around the park or visit a nearby Maasai village.
Day 3: Lake Manyara National Park to Serengeti National Park After breakfast, depart from Lake Manyara National Park to Serengeti National Park, one of the most famous wildlife destinations in the world. You will have a game drive in the afternoon and then head to your accommodation for dinner and overnight.
Day 4: Serengeti National Park Spend the entire day exploring the vast plains of the Serengeti, where you can witness the Great Migration, a natural wonder that sees millions of wildebeest, zebras, and gazelles move across the park in search of food and water.
Day 5: Serengeti National Park to Ngorongoro Conservation Area After breakfast, depart from Serengeti National Park to Ngorongoro Conservation Area, a UNESCO World Heritage site and the world’s largest unbroken caldera. You will have a game drive on the crater floor, where you can see a wide range of wildlife, including lions, elephants, and black rhinos. In the late afternoon, you will return to Arusha where your safari will end.
Note that this itinerary can be customized to suit your preferences and budget. It is also important to book with us as your tour operator to ensure a safe and enjoyable safari experience.