7 Days Northern Circuit Safari
Day 1: Arusha – Tarangire National Park
Begin your day with breakfast at your Arusha accommodation before embarking on a two-hour journey to Tarangire National Park. Upon arrival, dive straight into a thrilling game drive. Tarangire is renowned for its abundant herds of elephants and giraffes. After the game drive, you’ll be transferred to your chosen accommodation for dinner and an overnight stay.
Day 2: Tarangire – Lake Manyara National Park
Start your day with an early breakfast and head to Lake Manyara. Upon reaching the park, enjoy an exciting game drive, spotting diverse mammal species such as buffalo, giraffe, and zebra, among others. In the afternoon, you’ll be driven to your selected accommodation for dinner and an overnight stay.
Day 3: Lake Manyara – Serengeti National Park
After breakfast, embark on a journey to Serengeti, one of the most famous national parks globally. En route, stop at the historic Olduvai Gorge, a remarkable geological site where some of the earliest human footprints were discovered, dating back over 3.5 million years.
Enjoy a picnic lunch before entering Serengeti. After handling the formalities and fees at the park gate, indulge in a half-day game drive before being transferred to your chosen accommodation for dinner and an overnight stay.
Day 4: Serengeti
Spend the day exploring Serengeti and its vast plains. If your visit coincides with the great migration, witness this awe-inspiring natural phenomenon up close. Enjoy a picnic lunch inside the park and continue your game drive, returning to your accommodation for dinner and an overnight stay.
Day 5: Serengeti – Ngorongoro
Crater After breakfast, embark on a game drive en route to Ngorongoro Crater. This renowned destination offers unparalleled biodiversity within its 600-meter deep caldera. Inside the crater, encounter lions and specific rhino species at close range. After the game drive, transfer to your accommodation for dinner and an overnight stay.
Day 6: Ngorongoro – Lake Eyasi
In the morning, travel to Lake Eyasi after breakfast. This area offers a glimpse into the unique lives of Tanzanian tribes. Visit the Hadzabe tribe, one of the last remaining hunting and gathering tribes globally. Participate in activities like bow and arrow shooting and join them in hunting for the day’s food.
Later, visit the blacksmith tribe to observe their craftsmanship, making spears and exquisite jewelry. End the day at your chosen accommodation for dinner and an overnight stay.
Day 7: Ngorongoro – Arusha
Enjoy a half-day game drive after breakfast before returning to Arusha. Upon arrival, you’ll be transferred to your accommodation or driven to the airport for your journey home.