7 Days Northern Tanzania Safari


The program includes visiting the top 4 destinations: the legendary Serengeti National Park, Lake Manyara National Park, Tarangire National Park, and Ngorongoro Crater of the seven wonders. In fact, this is really a "legend of wilderness" safari, a "must visit" of the safari experiences, and a lifetime dream coming true. Over 30,000 animals including black rhinos and the famous big 5 mammals can be seen on game drives in Ngorongoro crater. Discover Tanzania’s four iconic national parks found in the northern Tanzania safari circuit. Places to visit on this safari include; Lake Manyara national park, Serengeti national park, and Ngorongoro crater, and an optional tour to Zanzibar islands to relax. The highlights of this tour include; tree-climbing lions, buffalos, elephants, and a boat trip to see hippos and flamingos in Manyara national park.

  • This 7-Days Northern Tanzania Safari takes you to Tarangire National park for a whole day, almost 3 days in the Serengeti, 1 whole day crater tour in Ngorongoro, and a day in Manyara National park.
  • Visiting places such as Lake Manyara which is famous for its tree-climbing lions, The Ngorongoro Crater which is known also as the Garden of Eden, and Serengeti National Park.
  • This is our best itinerary for the Northern circuit of Tanzania.
  • Before the tour starts our team will pick you up from Kilimanjaro International Airport and take you to your hotel of residence in Arusha town.
  • Airport Pickup and Drop–Off
  • Private Jeep 4×4 equipped with refrigerator, portable charging stations, and pop-up roof
  • Unlimited mileage game drive
  • Professional, English-speaking guide
  • Meals according to the itinerary
  • Mineral water on all days
  • All mentioned activities
  • All park entrances fees
  • Flying Doctors insurance (AMREF) during the safari for emergence evacuations
  • All government taxes
  • Flights(International)
  • Alcoholic and soft drinks
  • Tips for safari guide
  • Personal expenses in nature such as money for souvenirs travel insurance, visa fees, etc.
  • Visa fees (100 USD for American and 50 USD for non-American)
  • Immunization documents (yellow fever recommended for visa processing on arrivals)
  • The government imposed an increase in taxes and /or park fees

Location Map

Tour Timeline

  • 1
    Day 1: Arusha to Tarangire National Park

    After breakfast at the lodge, you leave early to the Tarangire National park. This is the third largest park in Tanzania and it is characterized by the amazingly large herds of elephants that can be encountered in this park. The Baobab trees are one of the other highlights of Tarangire and the Tarangire River that flows all year round is the lifeblood of the park. Many animals; predators and the preys alike gather around the river where you can do excellent game viewing. Dinner and overnight are at Panorama campsite.

  • 2
    Day 2 : Tarangire – Serengeti National Park

    The breakfast will be at 07:30am. Pick up from the Camp at 08:00am and drive to the Great Serengeti National with your Picnic Lunch Packed and game drives en route via Ngorongoro Crater rim. The Serengeti National Park is the home to lions, leopards, elephants, Cheetah, Buffalo, Zebra, Wildebeest, Eland, Wild dogs, Gazelles, and Crocodiles, and more. Every day, hundreds of nature lovers and tourists from all over the world visit the virtual Serengeti, in our day it is one of the most famous national parks on Earth, renowned for its magnificent lions but best known for its great migration. Enjoy the late afternoon game drive dinner and overnight at SERONERA CAMPSITE.

  • 3
    Day 3: Central Serengeti

    After breakfast, continues with both morning and afternoon game drives in Serengeti National Park. Remember this is the migration safari, so as Serengeti is very large your game drives will depend on the move of the migrants, your guide knows very well how to locate the herds. The Serengeti National Park is famous for the ‘Great Migration’, with over one million wildebeest and two hundred thousand plus zebras each year following the rains. In October and November, they travel from the mountains of the north, southwards to the plains seeking lush pastures. Dinner and overnight at SERONERA CAMPSITE.

  • 4
    Day 4: Serengeti to Ngorongoro

    After breakfast we will continue with the game view in Serengeti for three hours after that we will proceed with the game on route arrive at nabi gate for lunch and after that proceed to Ngorongoro conservation area for dinner and overnight at Simba campsite.

  • 5
    Day 5: Ngorongoro Crater to Lake Manyara

    This day we will start early morning at 07:00 for the game drive (with a picnic lunch) inside the Ngorongoro Crater. As very few animals migrate in and out of the crater with its 2000 ft. high walls, you can expect to see lions, elephants, zebras, hippos, flamingos, jackals, rhinos, antelopes, many birds, and other species. Your Driver/Guide will be in contact with other safari drivers and will amaze you with his skill at locating the hidden animals. After a great exploration of Ngorongoro Crater, we will drive to Fanaka campsite for dinner and overnight.

  • 6
    Day 6: Lake Manyara to Arusha

    After breakfast at the campsite, you will continue with a game drive in Lake Manyara National Park with packed lunch for game drives. The Lake occupies a large area of the park, the forest starts just when you cross the park gate along the base of the Great Rift Valley, and the hot spring to the west of the park. The park is home to Tree climbing Lion, Buffalo, Giraffe, hippos, troops of Baboons, also Flamingo bird Ostrich, Egyptian Geese, and more. After your picnic lunch proceeds with afternoon game drives Dinner and Overnight at Hotel.

  • 7
    Day 7: Departure

    After breakfast, we will have a rest and then lunch. Then we will drop you off at the Kilimanjaro International Airport for your onward flight.