Essential Tanzania

Tarangire , Serengeti, Ngorongoro Crater

Starting from USD 1690 per person | for 6 pax

6 Day private tour -Lodge and Tented Camp

Big Five

Herds of Elephants

Safari Drives

Stunning Scenery

Bird Watching

African culture

Mobile Camping

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Why we love this tour

  • Tanzania’s top 3 Wildlife Parks on one amazing tour at an incredible price
  • Beautiful accommodation in a lovely owner-run Lodge in Arusha, a luxury tented lodge in Tarangire, a low carbon footprint Bushcamp in the Serengeti and a small and exclusive hotel on a coffee plantation in Ngorongoro
  • Explore a World Heritage Site – the magnificent Ngorongoro Crater
  • The adventurous trail descending into the Crater home to 25,000 animals
  • Privately guided Big Five game viewing in the world famous Serengeti National Park where predators follow the migration
  • To see the Great Migration in the Serengeti – travel during March, April, May, June and July. (From August to October the wildebeest migration moves towards the Mara – Kenya). With the short rains in November – the wildebeest move towards the Serengeti
  • January and February are lovely months to explore as the calving season happens in the southern part of the Serengeti
  • Spectacular scenery driving towards the Rift Valley
  • The beautiful Tarangire is where you will see the largest African Elephant herds in Northern Tanzania
  • The incredibly strategic location of the low carbon footprint camp in the heart of the Serengeti Plains, where the camp shifts to follow the movement of the migration
  • 1 night in Arusha on arrival at a lovely lodge not far from the Airport
  • If you love this tour – fill up the enquiry form below or enquire for a tailor-made tour
  • If you want to explore both Kenya and Tanzania –  check out our fantastic 11 Day Highlights of Kenya and Tanzania Private Tour

Itinerary at a glance

Day 1 : A night in Arusha | 1 Night



Meet and greet at Mount Kilimanjaro Airport, transfer to the accommodation in Arusha, Garden Chalet on bed and breakfast basis.


A lovely owner-run Lodge with the perfect blend of bush and modern comforts. The gardens, the pool, the authentic African furnishings and superb food are loved by over 250 Tripadvisor Reviewers. Ideal first nights stay to recoup from the long flight before the wildlife adventures that await.

Day 2 : The Tree Savannah of Tarangire | 1 Night

Tarangire National Park


Breakfast, road transfer to Tarangire National Park, privately guided game drive, lunch at a picnic spot, transfer to the lodge, dinner.


A luxury tented lodge at the very centre of an animal corridor just minutes away from the entrance to Tarangire. Perfectly positioned location to see the migration and the animals that come to the shores of the Lake. Stylish ensuite tents on wooden platforms have superb views of the lake. Over 300 Tripadvisor Reviews.

Day 3, 4 : The world famous Serengeti Plains| 2 Nights

Serengeti National Park


Breakfast, transfer to Serengeti via the Rift Valley tour to the regions of the crater highlands, incredible photography at the crater viewing platform and Serengeti viewing platform, lunch enroute on Day 3, all day drive inside the Serengeti on Day 4 with a picnic lunch. If traveling between January and mid-March, you will stay in the Ndutu area as the mobile camp shifts with the movement of the migration, dinner.


Immersive stay in the wilderness surrounds that is home to this low carbon footprint Bushcamp in a wildlife rich location of the Serengeti Plains. The spacious ensuite tents are powered by solar panels and have incredible views. Over a 1000 incredible Tripadvisor Reviews.

Day 5 : The Ngorongoro Crater adventure | 1 Night

Ngorongoro Conservation Area


Breakfast at day break, transfer to the Ngorongoro Conservation area, lunch enroute in a picnic spot, game drive through the Crater and exit via a different ascent route, dinner.


A small and exclusive hotel built on the grounds of a working coffee plantation with spacious chalet type rooms. Over 1000 Tripadvisor reviews.

Day 6 : Departure after breakfast

Mount Kilimanjaro Airport


Breakfast, transfer to Arusha, lunch enroute, transfer to Mount Kilimanjaro Airport

Prices will depend on high/shoulder/green seasons

Exchange rate fluctuations will apply at the time of booking

If you love this tour – fill up the enquiry below

Tour Code: ABATAN1

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