5 Days Camping Safari Tarangire, Serengeti and Ngorongoro Crater
Explore the wonders of Tanzania on a captivating 5-day camping safari. Immerse yourself in the breathtaking beauty of the Tarangire, Serengeti, and Ngorongoro parks, home to an abundance of fascinating wildlife. Starting and ending in Arusha, the vibrant heart of tourism in the country, this budget-friendly adventure is available year-round, with the optimal time being from June to September and November to February. Embark on this camping safari during these months and witness the awe-inspiring Great Migration across the Serengeti and Ngorongoro plains. Prepare to encounter the iconic Big Five – elephants, rhinos, lions, buffaloes, and leopards – as they grace your path throughout the trip.
As you venture deeper into these three exquisite parks, you’ll discover a plethora of predators including lions, leopards, hyenas, cheetahs, and silver-backed jackals. Experience the thrill of witnessing them in action as they trail the great herds during migration, or stealthily stalk their prey during the dry seasons. Game drives during this Tanzania camping safari offer breathtaking sights of animals descending to the riverbanks to quench their thirst, accompanied by the presence of powerful predators such as lions, hyenas, leopards, and cheetahs on their trail.
At night, rest comfortably in spacious dome tents designed for two people. Equipped with mosquito nets and cozy mattresses, they provide a peaceful sanctuary amidst the wilderness. Remember to bring your own sleeping bags or take advantage of our rental service. For those seeking a touch of luxury, we offer the option to customize this 5-day camping safari into a mid-range or luxury experience, with the provision of optional tented camps.
Embark on this extraordinary Tanzanian adventure and create lifelong memories in the heart of nature’s grandeur.
5 days Tanzania Camping Safari Itinerary
Day 1 Arusha to Tarangire
Experience the adventure of a lifetime with our 5-day Tanzania camping safari. Your journey begins in Arusha, where you’ll embark on a thrilling adventure to Tarangire National Park. Witness the majestic herds of elephants and buffaloes as they graze near waterholes and along the banks of Tarangire River. Giraffes, wildebeests, zebras, lions, and antelopes gracefully move through the park’s diverse landscapes, quenching their thirst at the river. Adorned with magnificent baobab trees, the park’s breathtaking scenery will captivate your senses. After a full day of exhilarating game drives in this Tanzania camping safari, you’ll enjoy a delicious dinner and spend the night at our tented camp or campsite, surrounded by the heart of the wilderness.
Day 2 Tarangire to Serengeti
On day 2, we’ll transfer you to Serengeti National Park, where you’ll have the opportunity to spot predators such as lions, cheetahs, and hyenas. The park’s Seronera plains are famous for their abundant wildlife, including shy leopards. From November to September, you can witness the herds of migration in different locations, with the central plains being the prime spot from April to mid-June. After a day filled with game drives, we’ll take you to your campsite or camp for the night.
Day 3 Serengeti to Ngorongoro Conservation Area
Breakfast in the camp and continue with your camping safari’s game drives exploring the beauty of Serengeti national park with the help of your driver guide who will assist you to locate more herds of migration and other animals. In the mid – day back to the camp for hot lunch and after will continue our camping safari to Ngorongoro crater via the Olduvai Gorge Museum. The Ngorongoro Crater is the world’s largest intact caldera formed several million years ago. Home to a variety of wild animals, including the legendary Big Five (elephants, leopards, lions, rhinos, and buffaloes), the crater offers unparalleled wildlife viewing opportunities. Enjoy a hot dinner and overnight in Simba campsite of tented camp / lodge in Ngorongoro
Day 4: Ngorongoro Crater tour
The fourth day of this camping safari is dedicated to the exploration of the Ngorongoro Crater, which boasts the highest concentration of animals per square kilometer of any park on the planet. Watch as predators like lions and hyenas scramble for their meals, and enjoy a picnic lunch in one of the public picnic sites inside the crater. After a short game drive, ascend the crater rim and head to Karatu or mto wa Mbu area in one of the campsite or tented camp where you will enjoy dinner and overnight.
Day 5: Lake Manyara – Arusha
On the final day, you’ll venture to Lake Manyara National Park for a morning game drive. Surrounded by stunning scenery, the park is home to a diverse array of wildlife. Enjoy a picnic lunch as you capture photos of the wildlife against the backdrop of the lake. After a full afternoon of game drives, return to Arusha in the evening, marking the end of your unforgettable Tanzania camping safari. Embark on this budget-friendly adventure and experience the thrill of an affordable safari. Book now and let the wilderness of Tanzania become your playground.
5 Days Tanzania Camping Safari Cost
SAFARI PACKAGE GROUP SIZE PRICE PER PERSON
5 Day Camping 1 person $2,599
5 Day Camping 2+ people $1,999
GROUP JOINING SAFARI
5 Days Camping US $ 1000 per person
Transport in a 4×4 Safari vehicle with pop up roof.
Service of the professional driver guide
Camping accommodation with three meals a day
Camping equipment, if necessary
All Park expenses
Bottled mineral water 1.5Ltr per person per day
Visa Upon Arrival, please click here for more details
Tips for the Staff
- We recommend $25 a day for the guide and $15 a day for the cook
All personal items for your trip