3 Days Budget Camping Safari Tarangire, Ngorongoro Crater, Lake Manyara

3 Days Budget Camping Safari Tarangire, Ngorongoro Crater, Lake Manyara


Budget Camping Safari

Budget Camping Safari in Tarangire national park, ngorongoro crater and Lake Manyara the most renown parks in northern Tanzania. The budget camping safari is an ideal for travelers with limited budget and time but want to experience the African safari.

We start this budget camping safari by taking you to Tarangire national park which lies about 120 kilometers southwest of Arusha and 160 km from the Kilimanjaro International Airport. The Tarangire national park is dotted with giant baobab tree known to live for hundreds of years and even thousands years. This park boat the largest concentration of wildlife outside the Serengeti ecosystem. While on game drive you can easily spot herds of up to 300 elephants, the migratory wildebeest zebra, buffalo, impala, gazelle, and elands which congregate near the shrinking ponds. The rare antelope such as fringe eared Oryx and long necked gerenuk are also present in this park.


Budget camping Safari in Ngorongoro

After a day game viewing in Tarangire we will continue with the budget camping safari in Ngorongoro crater one of the eighth wonders of the world. The ngorongoro crater is the world largest unbroken caldera with 20 kilometers diameter and depth of 600 meters. The crater boast about 25,000 large mammals include the black rhinoceros, the African buffalo, wildebeest, Zebra, eland, Grant gazelles, Thompson gazelles and more. The crater is also boast a large population of predators like lions, hyenas and cheetah. It is quite obvious to see lions and hyena scramble over a carcas during game drive. A variety of bird species are also present in the ngorongoro crater. Large flocks of flamingoes can observed coloring the lake magadi in the crater.  After a long day game drive in the crater we then ascend to the crater rim where we spend a night in the camp.

The Last day of this unique budget camping safari is spent in Lake Manyara national park which is located at the floor of the Great Rift Valley. The spectacular feature of this park is the Rift valley escarpment, the green forest to the north, grass land and the lake. This park is famously known for its tree climbing lions which if luck you might see them while on game drive. The southern part of the park reveals ongoing active geological activities of the area through several hots springs.


Tanzania Budget Camping Safari Itinerary


Day 1: Arusha to Tarangire National Park

Pick up from the hotel in Arusha at 0800hrs for the journey to Tarangire National Park which is our first destination. Upon the arrival at Tarangire proceed with the game drive along the banks of the Tarangire River. During dry season most animal tends to congregate along the river banks searching for green pastures and fresh water. Predators such as lions and hyenas also tends to be in the same areas following their prey. Dinner and overnight at the campsite.


Day 2: Ngorongoro Crater Safari

Early breakfast at the camp and depart to Ngorongoro Conservation area for a game viewing in the Norongoro Crater. Ngorongoro crater is the intact caldera which support the lives of thousands of animals and bird life. Different from other parks, you may easily spot hyena scavenging with lions over a carcass and in most cases hyenas tends to win the game. Picnic lunch on the Ngorongoro Crater floor, dinner and overnight at the campsite in Karatu or Mto wa mbu area.


Day 3: Lake Manyara National Park Safari

Today we finish up our Tanzania budget camping budget safari by doing game watching in lake Manyara National Park. The Lake Manyara is perched on the floor of the Great Rift Valley and offers habitats to several animals species and birds. While in Lake Manyara you can easily spot tens of hippo pools, elephants, and several hundred bird species. Picnic Lunch in any of the picnic sites within the park, then at 1600 hrs depart for Arusha for overnight. In the following day, we will offer you a transfer to the airport for your onward flight to other destination.


Budget Camping Safari Cost

Private Safari: Based on two people US $ 1200 per person

Joining Group Safari: US $ 800 per person


Safari Cost Includes

  • Return airport transfer
  • Bed and breakfast accommodation in Arusha on the arrival and departure day
  • Airport pick up and drop off
  • Transport in an open-roof safari vehicle
  • All park fee as it described on the itinerary
  • Basic camping accommodation whilst on safari with three meals a day
  • Salary for a professional English speaking driver guide and the cook
  • Fresh food and fruits
  • A bottle of pure drinking water 1 liter per person daily


Safari Cost Excludes

  • Airport departure tax
  • Any services of the personal natures such laundry etc
  • Fee for flying doctors
  • Drinks other than water



3 Days Tanzania Safari Travel Tour

3 Days Tanzania Safari Travel Tour

Tanzania Safari Travel

3 days Tanzania safari travel to Tarangire, Ngorongoro crater and Lake Manyara the magnificent northern Tanzania parks home to a variety of animals and bird species.  While in Tarangire you may see large herds of elephants, seek shades under the baobab trees which scattered all over the park. Lake Manyara which shares its ecosystem with Tarangire stands as the best sites for sighting the rare seen tree climbing lion. Ngorongoro crater on its side prefer as the safari destination which all BIG FIVE can be seen within a day.

This camping safari is ideal for adventurous and budget traveler who want to explore the beauty of the African safari holidays. Depend on the clients’ decisions they can opt to pursue this tour as a private safari or join the group so as to lower the price.


Tanzania Safari Travel Itinerary


Day 1: Moshi/Arusha – Tarangire National Park

Early morning we will pick you up from your hotel in Moshi or Arusha town to start 3 days Tanzania Camping Safari, Tarangire, Ngorongoro and Lake Manyara where by our first game drive will be made to Tarangire. The Tarangire National Park covers the area of about 2850 square kilometer and it is the home to the largest population of elephant in North Tanzania. Other animals found in Tarangire includes giraffe, lion, buffalo, gnu, lion, zebras and a variety of antelopes. In the evening you will drive to Mto wa mbu area for dinner and overnight at Twiga Camp / Lodge.


Day 2:  Tarangire National Park – Ngorongoro Conservation Area

As you proceed with the 3 days Tanzania Camping Safari, Tarangire, Ngorongoro and Lake Manyara today you will go to ngorongoro crater. Mentioned as one of the eight wonders of the world the ngorongoro crater host the largest population of predators such lions and hyena over an areas. The special thing about the Ngorongoro crater is that a visitor if lucky can obvious see all the BIG FIVE in a day.  In the evening drive back to Mto wa Mbu for dinner and overnight at Twiga Campsite / Lodge.



Day 3: Lake Manyara National Park – Moshi/Arusha

Today we fish up our 3 days Tanzania Camping Safari, Tarangire, Ngorongoro and Lake Manyara with game viewing in Lake Manyara. As stated earlier this park is among few destination where you can see a tree climbing lion. A part from the tree climbing lions this park host a reasonable population of elephants, zebra, hippos and wildebeest. If you are a bird lover you shouldn’t miss lake Manyara park as you will a remarkable bird species. Evening drive back to Arusha or Moshi for a drop off at your hotel


Safari Cost


Safaris Cost Includes:

All park entrance fees

Full board accommodation on a daily basis safari

Service of an English speaking/driver guide,

Transport on a 4WD safari Vehicle with open roof for game viewing

All meals while on Safari

1 liter of pure drinking water daily per person

Tour in some protected areas






9 days Students Travel to Tanzania

9 days Students Travel to Tanzania

Students Travel Tanzania

Students Travel in Tanzania; This is a special itineraries for student and school education trips, visits, excursions, safaris and holidays from all over the world to Tanzania. This Student safari gives students an opportunity to experience the African wildlife safari and culture.

Students Travel Itinerary

Day 1: Kilimanjaro International airport – Arusha- Mto wa Mbu
Students travel to Tanzania starts by arriving at Kilimanjaro International airport where you will be met by our guide and transfer to Arusha town for Lunch then proceed with the journey to Mto wa Mbu for check in at Twiga campsite. In the evening enjoy the walking along the Rift Valley then back to the Campsite for Dinner and Overnight.

Day 2: Students travel to Ngorongoro crater
Early morning breakfast, depart to Ngorongoro conservation area for a Half day Ngorongoro crater tour. Picnic lunch will be taken at the crater floor then depart to Serengeti via the olduvai gorge the archeological site where used to be the home of the earliest man. After that proceed to Serengeti for dinner and overnight at Seronera campsite.

Day 3: Full day students travel in Serengeti
Breakfast in the campsite; depart for the game drive en-route to the northern part of the Serengeti where at this season of the year you are likely to see some remaining herds of the migration on the way to Maasai Mara. Dinner and overnight at the campsite.

Day 4: Serengeti – Lake Natron
Early breakfast depart for a game drive en-route to Lake Natron via Loliondo with packed lunch. Arrive Lake Natron in the later afternoon. Dinner and overnight at the Campsite located at the base of Oldoinyo Lengai in Lake Natron area.

Day 5: Excursion in Lake Natron Area
Students Travel in Lake Natron activities include a trek to the beautiful waterfalls and the Lake Natron which inhibited by thousands of Flamingos. Dinner and overnight at the campsite

Day 6: Lake Natron – Arusha
Breakfast then start the journey back to Arusha where you arrive for Lunch, Afternoon visit the snake park and the Maasai Museum. Dinner and overnight at the Lodge.

Day 7: Excursions in Arusha
Visit the Local Primary school meet with teachers and the kids then back to the lodge for lunch. In the afternoon proceed to Arusha town to the Maasai Tourist Market then Players swimming.

Day 8: Excursions in Arusha
Today after breakfast you will visit the UN Rwanda War Tribunal, then to Palotti Parish Rugby training and in the evening to blue heron recreation center.

Day 9: Tour to Kimemo
Morning after breakfast departs to Kimemo for a short coffee tour. Back to the lodge for lunch then at 12 drives to Kilimanjaro International for a flight back home departs at 1600 hrs

Tour Price: US $ 1370 per student for the group of 5 and above

Cost  include
Transport in 4X4 safari vehicles
All park fee and entrances
All activities as explained on the itinerary
3 night accommodation in Arusha for BB
Airport transfers on the arrival and the departure date
Lunch in Arusha on the first day
Camping accommodation during the safari with three meals a day
Salary for the cooks
Salary for professional English speaking driver guides

Cost Excludes
Traveler Health Insurance
Airport departure tax
VISA to Tanzania



4 days Camping Safari Serengeti and Ngorongoro Crater

4 days Camping Safari Serengeti and Ngorongoro Crater


Camping Safari Serengeti Overviews

Camping Safari Serengeti; Camping safari in Serengeti and Ngorongoro crater the most famous Tanzania parks offers a rewarding and the life time safari experience. After a long day of game drive in the vast plains and beautiful landscapes spotting different animals you may then sit surrounding the camp fire and spend a night under the canvas.

With no doubt Serengeti national park is the most famous safari destination of all in the world. This park covers an area of about 15 000 km2 and it host more than 30 species of large mammals and about 500 species of birds. Vegetation covers of Serengeti varies from open grass plains in the south , savannah with scattered acacia trees in the centre, hilly wooded grassland in the north, to extensive woodland and black clay plains to the west. Small rivers, lakes and swamps are scattered throughout.

Ngorongoro Conservation area formed in the south-east of the Serengeti National Park. The Ngorongoro conservation features the spectacular future of the world largest caldera “The Ngorongoro Crater”. The crater was formed due to a massive volcano eruption which occurred around 3 million years ago. After first eruption the second pyroclastic eruption took place which collapse the entire caldera by throwing all the pyroclastic materials several kilometers away to the southern area of Serengeti which result to a open plains.

The Crater host the densest population of large game include the endangered species of black rhino. There are also a significant number of big cats and hyenas as well as other herbivores. Different from other parks in Tanzania the ngorongoro crater is the best spot where one can spot “The BIG FIVE” within a single day.


Camping Safari Serengeti Itinerary


Day 1: Arusha – Lake Manyara
Leave Arusha at 09.00 am, drive for about 2 hours to Lake Manyara National Park, famous for its green scenery, varied bird life, tree-climbing lions, hippos and baboons. The Soda Lake of Manyara is also supporting the life of thousands of flamingos which migrate there in some months of the year.  Dinner and overnight at Campsite.


Day 2: Camping Serengeti Safari
Early breakfast then depart to Serengeti National park via Olduvai Gorge. Serengeti is the most famous national park in Tanzania and it is known worldwide the annual migration migrations of the wildebeest which occur from November to July of each year. Pride of lions and other predators are also following the migration so it is easy to spot them during this time. Dinner and overnight in the camp


Day 3: Serengeti – Ngorongoro Conservation.
Morning game drive in the Serengeti National park back to the camp for hot lunch then departs for Ngorongoro conservation Area. Dinner and overnight at Simba Campsite


Day 4: Ngorongoro crater tour – Arusha
Breakfast; depart for half day Ngorongoro Crater tour with the possibility to spot lions, rhinos, elephants, buffaloes and leopards. Lunch will be taken at the picnic site on the crater floor.
In the afternoon drive back to Arusha.


Camping Safari Serengeti Price



Cost includes:
Transportation in 4×4 safari vehicle with open photographic hatch
All park fee and Ngorongoro Crater service fee
Accommodation in dom tents with three meals a day
A bottle of water 1.5 liter per person daily
Service for professional driver guide and the cook
All camping fees


Cost excludes:
Airport transfers
Accommodation in Arusha
Personal travel insurance
Drinks and laundry
Gratuities for Driver and the Cook
Any other personal expenses




4 days Climbing Oldoinyo Lengai Mountain

4 days Climbing Oldoinyo Lengai Mountain


Climbing Oldoinyo Lengai Overviews

4 days Climbing Oldoinyo Lengai: After a one day safari in Tarangire national park is a turn for the Oldoinyo lengai climbing. The Oldoinyo Lengai means the Mountain of God in Maasai language. The maasai people called it the mountain of God after seen the ashes and fire which comes out from it due to Volcano eruption.

In the afternoon visit Lake Natron the only nesting site for thousands of flamingos in East African region and the Ngaresero waterfalls.

Climbing is normally start at mid-night to ensure that climbers reach the summit before the sunrise. The ascend distance is 2 km up to the point where you can see the volcano crater. At the 300 meters at beginning of the trek is has gentle slope but that changes to steepness as you move higher. We recommend that you should always take water during the climbing to avoid dehydration.

The climb takes about 6 – 9 hours which requires a good physical training.


Climbing Oldoinyo Lengai Itinerary


Day 1: Arusha – Ngorongoro crater
Pick up from the Hotel in Arusha for a journey to Ngorongoro through the edge of rift valley where you will have fantastic view of Lake Manyara and proceed to Ngorongoro for dinner and overnight simba campsite.


Day 2: Ngorongoro Crater Tour 
Breakfast, drive into the Ngorongoro crater for a full day game viewing with well packed lunch boxes. After lunch drive out of the crater to Nainokanoka village where we will establish our camp for dinner and overnight.


Day 3: Ngorongoro Walking Safari – Nainokanoka to Embulbul
Today you will begin the trip for climbing Oldoinyo Lengai starting with a walking safari from Nainokanoka to Bulati via Olmoti crater where you will have a chance to visit Munge falls (source of water which flow in Ngorongoro crater) with picnic lunch. Dinner and overnight at Bulati campsite 7 to 8 hours of walking


Day 4: Ngorongoro Walking Safari- Embulbul to Pembe ya Swala
Early morning after breakfast start walking to Embakai crater visit the crater and then proceed to village of Naiyobi. Ahead to Pembe ya swala at yellow fever tree camp the trip takes about 6 to 8 hrs of walking.


Day 5: Naiyobi to Ngaresero
After breakfast keep walking and descend to rift valley and walking to Ngaresero river camp for dinner and overnight stay at Kamakia campsite.


Day 6: Climbing Oldoinyo Lengai
After breakfast visit the waterfalls and lunch at the campsite afternoon visit Lake Natron. Midnight time when you will drive to the bottom of Oldoinyo Lengai for climbing.


Day 7: Oldoinyo Lengai to Arusha
Around midday after lunch at Kamakia Camp we will drive back to Arusha via Engaruka Channel.


Price Includes:
All transfers made by road to all destinations as per Itinerary
Accommodation in campsites while on safari for full board basis.
Park fee and village charges
Service for Maasai guide and their donkey
Fee for a professional driver guide & an armed ranger
Pure natural water 1.5 liter per person per day
Sleeping bag


Price Excludes:
Accommodation in Ausha on the arrival and departure day
International flight
Airport departure tax
Flying doctors insurance
All expenses of personal nature
Tips for diver and cooker
Alcoholic drinks while in the Camp.



3 days Budget Family Safari Tarangire, Ngorongoro Crater, Lake Manyara

3 days Budget Family Safari Tarangire, Ngorongoro Crater, Lake Manyara


Budget Family Safari

A 3 Days Budget Family Safari in Tarangire, Ngorongoro and Lake Manyara is a stylish safari which offers you a chance to see a variety of wildlife while spending nights in semi-luxury tented camp and lodge.

Your Budget family safari start with the tour of Tarangire national park. This park offers an unparalleled game viewing, and during the dry season herds of animals grazing along the banks of Tarangire River and the drying swamps. Elephants may also observed scratching the dry streams searching for water or playing around the trunks of the giant baobab trees.  Breathtaking views of the Maasai Steppe and the mountains in the south make a stopover at Tarangire a memorable experience.

After a day of game viewing in Tarangire today we proceed with budget family safari to Ngorongoro Crater. The crater and surrounding highlands together form one of Africa’s most beautiful regions.  The crater is the home to the highest density of big game in Africa including all the legendary big five. If luck you may also spot leopard relaxing on a branch of tree during the day time while clans of hyena will be observed scavenging for their prey.

Lake Manyara on the hand is the park with the most diverse habitant which accommodate a variety of animals which range from Elephants, Buffaloes to gazelles. Large troops of baboons are commonly seen near the park entrance gate. The southern part of the park there is several hot springs which are the result of the active geological activities near the surface.


Budget Family Safari Itinerary


Day 1: Arusha – Tarangire National Park

Today we will pick you from the hotel in Arusha at 0800hrs for the journey of about 130 km to Tarangire National Park. One of the most attraction of the Tarangire national park are the giants baobab trees and the Tarangire River which flowing across the park and swamps. During dry season the swamps shrink and attract herds of elephants, buffaloes, zebras, wildebeest and other mammals searching for green pasture and water. Furthermore the park is also the home to a number of predators such as lions, leopards, hyenas and cheetahs. These predators such as lions and hyenas can occasionally spotted at the banks of the Tarangire River and the shrinking swamps following herds of herbivores. Leopards and cheetah are seldom spotted in Tarangire. After an extensive day game drive, we will drive to the Roika Camp where you will take dinner and spend a night.



Day 2: Tarangire Area – Ngorongoro Crater – Karatu

Early morning after breakfast we shall leave Tarangire to Ngorongoro Conservation Area for a full day Crater tour. The ngorongoro crater is the world largest caldera with an approximate of 20 km wide and 600 meters deep. This massive caldera is the home to a vast number of wildlife include all the members of the “Big Five” (Lion, Elephant, Rhino, Buffalo and Leopard). Other common animals that you can see while in Ngorongoro include Cheetah, wildebeest, Zebra, Grant’s and Thomson’s gazelles. The mountain reedbucks and hyenas are also present here. The crater is also a home to over 500 bird species. Lake Magadi the soda lake which is located at the crater floor is very popular for hosting a large flock of flamingo birds. We will serve you the picnic lunch at the crater floor and after the picnic lunch we will drive out of the crater to Mto wa Mbu area for dinner and Overnight at Twiga Lodge.



Day 3: Lake Manyara National Park – Arusha

After breakfast, we will drive into Lake Manyara National Park which two third of it is covered by the Lake Manyara which the park derive its name from. The Lake Manyara is a seasonal home to thousands of flamingo birds. Apart from the flamingos the park is also boast about 500 species of birds. One of the spectacular feature of this park are the tree climbing lions which can be observed relaxing on the branch of trees. The thick forest near the park main entrance gate offers a comfortable home to large troops of baboons and other primates. Other animals that can be seen in Lake Manyara include giraffes, buffaloes, zebras and wildebeests on the grassy plains and elephants and lions in the acacia woodlands. After an intensive and a picnic lunch, we will leave the park to Arusha where we will arrive in the later afternoon.


Safari Cost includes
Transport in 4×4 safari vehicle
Picnic lunch boxes
All park fees
Full board accommodation at Roika and Twiga Lodge
Ngorongoro crater service fee
A bottle of pure drinking water 1 liter per person daily


Safari Cost excludes
Accommodation in Arusha
Travellers medical insurance
Drinks at the camp



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