7 Days, 6 Nights
All year round
About this tour
Seven days to create a memory that will last for years. It is one of our popular itineraries that aims at taking you to see the famous BIG 5 in our Northern Tanzania famous parks. Huge herds of Elephants, black-maned lions, wallowing or simply grazing buffaloes, the elusive leopard, and the rarest black Rhinoceros.
Day 01: Kilimanjaro International Airport – Arusha: 55Kms/1 hour
Arrive at Kilimanjaro International Airport. Soon after custom procedures and luggage collection, you will be welcomed by Licaon Tours & Safaris representative with a signboard displaying your name. He/she will introduce you to your driver guide ready for the road transfer to Arusha. Dinner and accommodation at your Arusha Hotel
Day 02: Arusha – Tarangire National Park: 120kms/2 Hours
Breakfast at your hotel. You may need to change some foreign money to obtain local currency (Tanzanian Shillings) and perhaps buy some toiletries before commencing your wilderness trip. With picnics, depart for Tarangire National Park. Game drives in this park are famous for herds of elephants and different species of birds. Later, drive out of the park and proceed to your lodge. Dinner and overnight at your lodge/camp in Tarangire.
Day 03: Tarangire National Park – Serengeti National Park: 295kms/5.5 Hours
Breakfast at the lodge. Collect packed lunches, leave Tarangire behind, and head to Serengeti via the highlands of Ngorongoro. As you enter the Serengeti, you have game drives en route towards your lodge, located at Central Serengeti. Dinner and overnight at your lodge in Serengeti.
Day 4 & 5
Day 04 & 05: Serengeti National Park
Spend 2 entire days with game drives in Serengeti National Park. Serengeti is no doubt the gem in the wild. What will you miss in Serengeti? – none! It has the highest concentration of wildlife, rivers, vast plains, and huge rocky outcrops exposed by erosion over millions of years back. You may spare one of the days for the early morning game drives to catch the early actions before it gets hot. Then, optionally spend the rest of the afternoon relaxing at your lodge. All meals and overnight will be provided at your lodge in Serengeti.
Day 06: Serengeti National Park – Ngorongoro Crater: 145kms/3 Hours
Early breakfast will be served at your lodge/camp. Equipped with packed lunches, depart for Ngorongoro Crater arriving at the rim by 10h30. Descend to the floor of the crater for an amazing tour of the crater. This is the perfect spot to chance for the black rhino which is at moment the endangered species given its nature of reproduction. Later, ascend out of the crater and proceed to your lodge. Dinner and Overnight at your lodge in Ngorongoro.
Day 07: Ngorongoro – Arusha – Kilimanjaro Airport
Breakfast. Thereafter, drive back to Arusha for lunch at a restaurant. Depending on your outbound flight timings, you may spare the afternoon for last-minute shopping before being transferred to Kilimanjaro International Airport for your onward flight.
- All meals and accommodations during the entire safari
- A very high quality safari land cruiser with pop-up roof
- A professional English speaking safari guide
- Unlimited mineral water during the entire safari
- Kilimanjaro tea/coffee during game drive
- All park fees for all the national parks
- Unlimited game drives
- All transfers
- Flight from Arusha to Zanzibar
- Zanzibar activities as in the itinerary
- Mto wa mbu cultural walk
- Flying doctors rescue cover
- International flights
- Lodge and Guides Tips
- Drinks at the lodges
- All personal related