5 Days 4 Nights Tanzania  Budget Camping Safaris

5 Days Tanzania Budget Camping Safaris Overview

5 Days Tanzania Budget Camping Safaris Tarangire Ngorongoro Serengeti Lake Manyara you can see herds of elephants, numbering over a hundred. Tarangire is also renowned for its tree pythons, which are easily seen. The animal population in the dry season rivals that of the Serengeti with wildebeest, zebra, eland, hartebeest, buffalo, gerenuk, fringe eared Oryx and flocks of birds of many different species. Prime game viewing is between July through November.

Tanzania Budget Camping Safaris Details

Day 01: Arusha Tarangire National Park

You will be picked up at around 0900am and depart to Tarangire National Park for the Game drive. Tarangire is most spectacular during the dry season when thousands of animals migrate into the park from the surrounding dry Maasai steppe, to use the permanent water supply of the Tarangire River.

You can see herds of elephants, numbering over a hundred. Tarangire is also renowned for its tree pythons, which are easily seen. The animal population in the dry season rivals that of the Serengeti with wildebeest, zebra, eland, hartebeest, buffalo, gerenuk, fringe eared Oryx and flocks of birds of many different species. Prime game viewing is between July through November.

The famous and giant baobab trees dot the park, their branches looking just like roots. Some of the baobab trees are over 300 years old. Legend has it that a displeased god turned them upside down at the time of creation. All meals and overnight at Zion Campsite.

Approx transit time  Arusha – Tarangire 1 hour

Meal Plan: {B, B}

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DAY 02: Tarangire – Ngorongoro Crater

Breakfast at 0700am and thereafter drive 1½ to the Ngorongoro Crater floor for the Game drive. View the various resident animals on the crater floor.

The largest unbroken caldera in the world, Ngorongoro has an area of 260 kilometers and a depth of 610 meters.

The crater provides a protected habitat for thousands of mammals and birds. The entire day is spent on the crater floor viewing lion, hyena, wildebeest, zebra, black rhinoceros, and many species of small antelopes.

The Ngorongoro Crater Conservation Area is located between the Serengeti and Lake Manyara. It is home to the famous Ngorongoro Crater which is the largest unbroken caldera in the world.

The Crater is a spectacular setting in which to experience your African safari.

Some scientists maintain that before it erupted, Ngorongoro Crater  the largest intact caldera in the world would have been higher than Mount Kilimanjaro, the highest point in Africa.

Covering a mere 260 square kilometers (100 square miles), the 600 meter (1969 foot)-deep Crater is home to a permanent population of more than 30 000 animals.

It is one of the few places in Africa where you stand a very good chance of seeing the Big Five (lion, leopard, buffalo, rhino and elephant) in the course of a game- drive.

Picnic Lunch packed will be served in the Ngorongoro picnic site.

The local Maasai have permission to graze their cattle on the Crater floor, and it is not unusual to see Maasai cattle and buffalo grazing together with lion mere meters away.

There are around 1000 lions in the Crater, approximately 20 black rhino, and the spectacular Lerai Forest is one of the best places in Africa to spot leopard. This is one of the natural wonders of the world. Picnic Lunch in the Crater. Afternoon before 0430pm you will drive to Ngorongoro Simba campsite for Dinner and Overnight.

Approx transit time  Arusha to Ngorongoro  1½  hours

Meal Plan: {L,D}

DAY 03: Ngorongoro Crater Serengeti National Park

Breakfast at around 0630am. Depart 0800am for Serengeti  with lunch en route. On arrival, proceed for a game drive.

The park covers 12,944km2 of open plains making it one of the largest in the world. The rocky outcrops commonly known as Moru kopjes in the eastern part of the park are of scenic beauty and occasionally cats can be seen lazing on them. The park contains vast herds of wildebeest, zebra, gazelle and other antelopes. Dinner and overnight at Seronera campsite.

Approx transit time Ngorongoro to Serengeti 3½ hours

Meal Plan: {B, L, D}

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DAY 04: Serengeti National Park Lake Manyara

Breakfast at around 0700am. After breakfast, depart Serengeti and drive to Lake Manyara with Game drive and Picnic Lunch en route to Lake Manyara Twiga campsite for Dinner and Overnight.

Approx transit time Serengeti National Park to Lake Manyara 4½  hours

Meal Plan: {B, L, D}

DAY 05: Lake Manyara Arusha – JRO

Breakfast at around 0630am. Pick up from your camp with Lunch packed at 0730am. Depart for Lake Manyara National Park, famous for its tree climbing lions and large flocks of flamingoes.

The park contains five distinct vegetation zones and is of scenic beauty. Early afternoon drive to Kilimanjaro Airport via Arusha and be dropped before 0200pm, or drop off Arusha.

Approx transit time Lake Manyara  to JRO is 2 hours.

Meals Plan: [B,L]

​ SAFARI PRICES TERMS

What is included.

Fully supported Camping safari for 4 nights with meals as shown in the itinerary, Park entrance fees, Transportation in a 4 x 4 vehicle to Tarangire National Park, Lake Manyara, Serengeti Park, Ngorongoro Crater, Driver Guide, Crater fee, Camping equipments, Cook, Olduvai Gorge fee, Safari Transportation in a joining vehicle maximum 5 people.

What is not included.

The price  does not include international flights or departure taxes,  Mineral water, personal insurance, visa fees, vaccination costs, personal clothing and equipment, all items of a personal nature and all alcoholic drinks, gratuity/ tips, Meals unless specified above, and shuttle transfer’s.

TANZANIA NORTHERN CIRCUIT BUDGET SAFARI CAMPING JOINING RATES ARE FOLLOWS:

1 – 2 Person –240 $ per day
3 – 5 Person – 235 $ per person per day
6 Person and above 230 $ per person per day

It is usually minimum 4 person in vehicle, maximum 6 persons all guaranteed window seats, a driver/guide and person cook is also in vehicle, safaris start and end in Arusha Town

All private Safari is sold by request.

The cost will include all Park entrance fee, camping fee, Crater fee, camping gears, Driver Guide, Cook, and three meals per day while on safari.

We don’t mind if you are one person but call or email us before you confirm with us.

The prices shown are $ U.S. dollars per person, based on double occupancy, and subject to availability. Prices quoted for land arrangements are subject to increase without notice.

Once we have received your deposit, land prices are guaranteed.

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