5 Days Tarangire and Ngorongoro Crater Safari

5 Days Tarangire and Ngorongoro Crater Safari is a Tanzania safari tour that takes travelers to two of the most popular Tanzania safari destinations. 5 Days Tarangire and Ngorongoro Crater Safari takes you to Tarangire National Park and Ngorongoro Conservation Area, in northern Tanzania. 5 Days Tarangire and Ngorongoro Crater Safari has you enjoy game drives in Tarangire National Park, guided walking safaris to come up close with nature, as well as the Ngorongoro Crater drive which takes you to the world’s largest in-active caldera in the world.

Book this 5 Days Tarangire and Ngorongoro Crater Safari for an opportunity to enjoy game viewing, at very affordable Tanzania safari prices. This 5 Days Tarangire and Ngorongoro Crater Safari starts and ends in Arusha Tanzania, but can be customized to fit your schedule.

Summary Itinerary of 5 Days Tarangire and Ngorongoro Crater Safari

Day 1: Pick up, Drive to Tarangire National Park

Day 2: Full Day Tarangire National Park, Walking Safari

Day 3: Drive to Ngorongoro Conservation Area, Guided Walking Safari

Day 4: Ngorongoro Crater Drive, Maasai Boma Visit

Day 5: Departure

Detailed Itinerary

 Day 1: Pick up and drive to Tarangire National Park

You shall be picked up by your guide from your hotel in Arusha, or at the airport by our driver guide. He will welcome you for the safari, brief you and proceed to transfer you to Tarangire National Park, which is known for large herds of elephants and also numerous bird species.

Later in the day, you will also engage in a game drive in Tarangire national park and look out for different wildlife species such as elephants, buffalos, antelopes, zebras, lions, leopards among others. After the game drive you will proceed to your lodge for dinner and overnight stay.

5 Days Tarangire and Ngorongoro Crater Safari
Game Drives

Accommodation: Burunge Tented Lodge

Meal Plan: Lunch and Dinner

Day 2: Full day Tarangire National Park, Walking safari

After breakfast, you shall head out with your packed lunch to Tarangire National Park and spend the day in the park. Enjoy a game drive, seeing yet more animals that you may have missed on your previous encounter. Enjoy your packed lunch over a bush meal, an experience that you shall enjoy in the wilderness.

After lunch, enjoy a guided walking safari experience to bring you up close with nature and animals including zebras, elephants, and antelopes, among so many others. Return to the lodge for dinner and an overnight stay.

Accommodation: Burunge Tented Lodge

Meal Plan: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner

 Day 3: Drive to Ngorongoro Conservation Area, Guided Walking Safari

 Your breakfast will be served at your lodge ahead of your drive to Ngorongoro conservation area. Check in at the lodge, relax as you wait for lunch. After enjoying your sumptuous lunch at the lodge, you shall head out to enjoy a guided walking safari in Ngorongoro Conservation Area, and get to appreciate the wild and scenic beauty of the conservation area. Follow animal trucks, in the company of a ranger guide in this UNESCO world heritage site.

Return to the lodge thereafter for dinner and overnight stay.

Accommodation: Karatu Tented Lodge

Meal Plan: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner

 Day 4: Ngorongoro Crater Drive, Maasai Boma Visit

After breakfast at your lodge, you will enjoy a safari in Ngorongoro crater where you will visit the world’s largest in-active caldera which is also home to numerous wildlife species such as the big 5 as well as wildebeests, zebras, hippos, cheetahs, antelopes, elands, impalas, gazelles, waterbucks, hartebeests among others.

5 Days Tarangire and Ngorongoro Crater Safari
Rhinos in Ngorongoro

You will also descend about 600 meters into the Ngorongoro crater. You will enjoy seeing attractions like Lake Magadi where you will see flamingos along the shores of the lake as well as hippos and a variety of wildlife including the big 5 animals. After this experience, enjoy your picnic lunch, while enjoying amazing views of the conservation area.

Proceed for a Maasai Boma visit which shall see you seeing the local homesteads of the Maasai people. Learn something about the Maasai culture and way of life, with a chance to support the local women by purchasing local handicrafts. Thereafter, you will return to the lodge, have dinner and spend the night.

Accommodation: Karatu Tented Lodge

Meal Plan: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner

Day 5: Departure

You will have breakfast at your lodge, at leisure, on this last day of your safari. Thereafter, your guide will drive you to Arusha and drop you off at your hotel in Arusha, or at the airport which will mark the end of your safari.

End of 5 Days Tarangire and Ngorongoro Crater Safari

Price Includes

  • Transportation as per itinerary.
  • Accommodation per itinerary
  • Meals as per itinerary B=Breakfast, L=Lunch and D=Dinner.
  • Services of a literate English speaking driver/guide
  • National park entrance fees as per itinerary.
  • Excursions & activities as per itinerary
  • Crater fees
  • Drinking water in the safari vehicle
  • Government taxes

 

Price Excludes

  • Flights
  • Visas and related costs.
  • Personal expenses.
  • Drinks, tips, laundry, telephone calls and other items of a personal nature.
  • International and local flights.
  • Optional excursions and activities not listed in the itinerary
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