Serengeti Special (5 days, 4 nights)
The heart of this safari is the Serengeti, with all its many faces and hidden corners. Depending on the season, our specialists will advise you which parts of the park are most recommended, and where you can best experience the annual wildebeest migration. Add-on options are available for visits to Ngorongoro Crater and Tarangire or Manyara parks. Following your safari, there are easy connections to other Northern Tanzania parks and to the coast.
Drive from Moshi or Arusha to the Ngorongoro Crater. Overnight on the crater rim or in the nearby highlands. Spend the afternoon walking in the highlands or relaxing at your lodge. Add-on available to drive down into Ngorongoro Crater.
Drive from Ngorongoro to Serengeti park, through quintessential East African savannah landscapes. After getting settled in your lodge, take a late afternoon wildlife drive in the Serengeti.
Spend the day taking in the Serengeti’s abundant wildlife, especially its lions and other predators.
Depending on the season, explore a different area of the Serengeti. Available options include morning and evening wildlife drives, or an early morning balloon safari over the Serengeti plains. It is also possible to visit Olduvai Gorge and the Olduvai museum, which highlights the area’s famed paleoanthropological discoveries.
Drive back to Arusha. If desired, stop overnight in Tarangire park, or detour to Lake Eyasi, a salt lake known for its stark scenery and fascinating cultures.