4 days Budget Camping Safari in Tarangire, Serengeti, Ngorongoro

Camping Safari Tanzania

Experience the Magic of Tanzania: A 4-Day Budget Camping to Tarangire, Serengeti, and Ngorongoro Crater

Are you an adventurer at heart but constrained by a tight budget? Dreaming of an African safari that seems out of reach? Buckle up, fellow explorer, because I’m about to let you in on one of the best-kept secrets in the safari world: a 4-day budget camping safari that will take you through the breathtaking landscapes of Tarangire, Serengeti, and Ngorongoro Crater. And guess what? It won’t break the bank.

A 4-day budget camping holiday in Tanzania is a testament to the fact that extraordinary experiences don’t have to come with a hefty price tag. Tarangire, Serengeti, and Ngorongoro Crater offer some of the most spectacular wildlife sightings in the world, all while being kind to your wallet.

By choosing a budget camping safari, not only do you witness the wonders of nature, but you also embark on a journey of simplicity and adventure that luxury lodges can’t provide. So, if you’re yearning for a wild African escapade, consider this budget-friendly option. You’ll return home with stories of the untamed wilderness that are priceless.

Budget Camping Price

Price is based on 6 to 7 people in a vehicle

For 4 days: US $ 800 per person

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4 Days Budget camping safari Itinerary.

Day 1: Departure to Tarangire National Park

Your budget camping adventure begins at 07:30 am with a journey to Tarangire National Park, renowned for its high density of elephants and baobab trees. As you leave the hustle and bustle of the city behind, you are met with the open savannah, acacia woodlands, and the Tarangire River—a lifeline for the animals.

The park is also home to an array of wildlife, including zebras, wildebeests, buffalo, impala, gazelle, hartebeest, and the elusive eland. Bird enthusiasts will be in heaven with over 550 bird species to spot.

The Budget Camping Experience

As evening approaches, you’ll head to a public campsite within the park where you’ll be spending the night. Don’t expect luxury; this is budget camping, which means basic amenities. However, the thrill of sleeping under the stars with the sounds of nocturnal animals as your lullaby is an unparalleled experience.

A crew will set up tents, prepare meals, and ensure you have a safe and comfortable stay. Gather around the campfire for dinner and share stories with fellow travelers.

Day 2: Budget Camping Serengeti

The Endless Plains

Day two marks the start of your budget camping journey to the Serengeti, a name that comes from the Maasai language, meaning “endless plains.” The drive itself is part of the adventure, with landscapes changing and the anticipation of arriving at one of the most famous safari destinations in the world.

Wildlife Extravaganza

The Serengeti is home to the Great Migration, where millions of wildebeest and zebra move in a constant cycle in search of fresh grazing. But even beyond the migration, the Serengeti’s rich ecosystem supports an incredible amount of wildlife including big cats, giraffes, hippos, and more.

Budget Camping in the Heart of the Wild

You’ll spend 1 night camping within the Serengeti, getting as close to nature as possible. Campsites in the Serengeti are unfenced, bringing you closer to the wilderness. Fall asleep to the sound of distant lion roars, knowing that you are experiencing one of the most authentic safari adventures.

Day 3: Serengeti National Park to Ngorongoro

Start your day with an early breakfast and venture out for a half-day game sighting before heading to the Ngorongoro Conservation Area in the afternoon. Marvel at the variety of bird species in Serengeti, including eagles, ducks, and herons. After hours of exploration and wildlife encounters, return to the camp for a hot lunch. Continue your budget camping safari to the Ngorongoro Conservation Area, where dinner awaits at the campsite.

Day 4: Crater Tour – Back to Arusha

On the final day of your budget camping adventure, prepare for an exhilarating game viewing experience as you descend 600 meters onto the crater floor of Ngorongoro. Observe the fascinating territorial battles between lions and hyenas and encounter herds of buffalo, zebras, and wildebeest. Marvel at the rare black rhinos in their natural habitat and witness the majestic lesser flamingoes feeding along the shores of Lake Magadi. After a picnic lunch, continue your game drive, ascending the crater rim. Load your luggage and depart for Arusha.

End of the 4-day budget camping adventure.

Budget Camping Includes

All Park entrance fees
All camping fees
Private safari cook
3meals per day
One litter of mineral water per day per person.
Safari based vehicle 4×4 land Cruiser with fuel and driver
English spoken Guide

Budget Camping Excludes

International flights
Airport departure tax
Tips for your driver and cook
Drinks and all items of personal nature