A short 4 Day Tanzania camping safari to Lake Manyara national park, Ngorongoro Crater and Tarangire. This safari touches on some of the most popular destinations in Tanzania. before you reach the fourth day you will have tracked down amazing wildlife and you also get the chance to visit the Maasai Village on the way. This Maasai cultural tour lets you experience the Maasai way of life.
Departure & Return Location
This Five days safari begins in Arusha and Ends in Arusha
4 Days / 3 nights
4 Days Tanzania camping Safari Destination overview
Below are the areas you will visit during your four days safari tour in Tanzania with Tranquil Journeys
In the morning you will begin your 4 days camping safari in Tanzania you’ll drive across the floor of the Great Rift Valley to Lake Manyara National Park. This beautiful park with it’s lush vegetation and tropical forests of giant fig and mahogany trees, takes its name from the Maasai word for “euphorbia tirucalli”, a bush which is used to make a thorny hedge to protect their cattle. Elephant, giraffe, buffalo, zebra and a variety of antelope inhabit the park as well as a variety of monkeys and a large population of hippo’s. If you are lucky you may see the Manyara lions, well known for their tree climbing habits, lazily resting on the branches of an “Acacia tortilis” tree. The birdlife is also abundant with flamingos, pelicans, hornbills and plenty of forest species.
Overnight at a public campsite at Lake Manyara.
Lunchbox and dinner included
Day 2Ngorongoro Crater
After breakfast you proceed for Ngorongoro Conservation Area. After arrival you decent into the crater for a wonderful 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. Late afternoon proceed on your way to Serengeti National Park with game viewing en route.
Overnight at Simba Public Campsite at Ngorongoro.
All meals included
Day 3Tarangire National Park
Your Tour starts with the drive to Tarangire, Tanzania’s third largest national park and sanctuary for an unusually large elephant population. Majestic baobab trees are an interesting feature of the park, dwarfing the animals that feed beneath them. Animals concentrate along the Tarangire River, which provides the only permanent water supply in the area. There is a great diversity of wildlife including lion, leopard, cheetah and up to six thousand elephant.
Overnight at a public campsite at Tarangire.
All meals included
Day 4Tarangire - Arusha
Early morning game drive at Tarangire. Afterwards you return to Arusha on the final day of your 4 days camping safari. Reach to Arusha in the afternoon.