4 Days Tanzania Safari

Spotting this 4-day safari option is a great way to experience Tanzania’s amazing wildlife in a short amount of time. This compact safari is ideal for those on a tight schedule or those looking for a weekend getaway. A visit to Tarangire National Parks, Serengeti National Park as well as the Ngorongoro Crater provides the best wildlife viewing experience for these three days. The concentration of wildlife in these three parks provides great opportunities to see plenty of wildlife, including the big five, in a short amount of time.

4 Days Tanzania Safari Itinerary

Day 1: Arusha to Tarangire National Park Safari:

After a safari briefing in the morning, we will leave Arusha around 10am and drive approximate 2 hours to Tarangire National Park the park is elephant Sanctuary, the giant baobab trees, bush savannah and the seasonal marshes add to the wonder of this nature reserve. The Tarangire National Park is considered as one of the best places to view elephants up close. The park is also home to buffaloes, zebras and wildebeests which are always closely followed by a range of predators such as lions. Leopards are seen now and then but cheetahs are rarely spotted. From the open roof of the safari vehicle you will be able to absorb the landscape and watch the animals. In the late afternoon you will drive to your lodge for your overnight stay.

  • Accommodation: Safari lodge/Hotel with ensuite bathroom.
  • Meal plan: Full Board.

Day 2: Tarangire to Serengeti National Park:

After finishing up a good breakfast, you will head out towards the Serengeti National Park and travel in the midst of the never ending plain grasslands. The Serengeti is arguably the most impressive wildlife sanctuary in the world. You will have an afternoon game drive in the endless plains of the Serengeti for a chance to see the great herds of wildebeest, zebras and gazelles or a pride of lions lounging in the shade. A picnic lunch will be done during the day long game drive itself. The eventful day comes to an end with a heavy dinner and a good night’s rest in your accommodation.

  • Accommodation: Safari lodge/Hotel with ensuite bathroom.
  • Meal plan: Full Board.

Day 3:  Serengeti National Park Half Day – Ngorongoro Conservation Area

A half day is dedicated to game viewing in the Serengeti National Park. Your guide will take you to the best spots to observe the wildlife. Elephants, buffaloes, lions, cheetahs, hyenas, giraffes, zebras, wildebeests, topi, Grant’s and Thomson’s gazelles and many more can be seen in this large national park. Especially in the Seronera Valley you will be able to experience fantastic game viewing all year round. The Serengeti is home to the largest animal migration on the planet, on mid-day your guide will drive you towards the Ngorongoro conservation area enroute safari to the Serengeti and Ngorongoro border. You will arrive at your lodge on crater rim late evening best for sunset viewing.

  • Accommodation: Safari lodge/Hotel with ensuite bathroom.
  • Meal plan: Full Board

Day 4: Ngorongoro Crater full Day

Rise and shine! After breakfast you will drive down into the crater floor for a full day game drive. The massive collapsed volcano is home to over 25,000 mammals ranging from the Big Five – lion, elephant, buffalo, rhino and leopard – to spotted hyenas, rare wild dogs and some of the more than 500 bird species of the area. After an extensive game drive and a picnic for lunch, you will leave the caldera in the afternoon you will leave the crater and drive back to Arusha/airport.

Rates Per Person in Us Dollars:

  • Standard Price: $. 1,457pp.
  • Semi-luxury Price: $. 1,8310pp.
  • Luxury Price: $. 2,780pp.

The price includes:

  • Airport / hotel / airport transfers.
  • The safari 4 days / 3 night as planned in the itinerary.
  • Accommodation in Lodges and Tented Camps with full board.
  • The Land Cruiser 4×4 vehicle with an open roof.
  • The English-speaking driver guide/other languages on request.
  • Entrance fees to parks and reserves.
  • 1 bottle of water per person per day.
  • Bush plane evacuation insurance.
  • Mineral Water on Safari.

The price Excludes:

  • International Flights
  • Optional activities
  • Alcoholic and soft drinks
  • Tips to Driver/Guide ($15 – 20/group/Day)
  • Personal spending money for souvenirs etc.
  • Travel Health insurance
  • Serengeti Balloon safari. ($.599/person).
  • Canoeing at Lake Momella ($. 150/person)
  • Night Game drive at Lake Manyara ($100/person)

The price does not include:

  • International and domestic flights, optional.
  • Expenses of a personal nature.
  • The drinks.
  • Travel insurance.

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