Budget safari Tanzania 7 days  

Budget safari Tanzania


Day 1

Meet and greet at the Kilimanjaro international airport by our safari guide and our representative. We will transfer you to the Karama  or Planet lodge . Our safari consultant will come to meet you and provide you with a safari briefing.

N.B.: If you arrive in another airport than Kilimanjaro we’ll arrange a connection flight to Arusha either on arrival or the following day (at extra cost). From Nairobi also road transfers in private or shared vehicles is possible (contact our reservations) . Dinner and overnight

Day 2

Safari  starts with the drive to Tarangire, Tanzania’s third largest national park and sanctuary for an unusually large elephant population.

Baobab trees are the dominant 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, and cheetah and about five thousand plus elephant heads.

Overnight at Endoro lodge at Karatu or Kirurumu Tented Lodge at Tarangire.

Full board accommodation.

Day 3

After breakfast we depart for Lake Manyara. Nestling at the base of the Great Rift Valley escarpment, the park is recognized for its incredible beauty.

You can see many game animals such as Buffalo, Elephant, Giraffe, Impala, hippo and others.

Overnight at Manyara Wildlife Safari Campsite at Lake Manyara or Endoro Lodge at Karatu.

Full board accommodation.

Day 4

After breakfast drive to Serengeti National Park. Picnic lunch en route on a kopje (rock outcropping) in Serengeti then continues further into the Serengeti for game drive.

Overnight at Mapito Tented Camp at Ikoma, Serengeti.

Full board accommodation.

Day 5

Early wake-up calls with a cup of tea or coffee. Morning game drives to see also nocturnal predators returning from hunting and animals waking up in early morning light. Picnic bush breakfast en route.

A full day of game drives around Serengeti. Depending on the time of year and the migration of the herds you can expect to see wildebeest, lions, elephants, giraffes, zebras, monkeys, baboons, hippos, rhinos, antelopes and many birds and other species.

Overnight at Mapito Tented Camp at Ikoma, Serengeti. Full board accommodation

Day 6

After breakfast drive to Ngorongoro Conservation Area and descend into the crater for a magnificent game drive bush picnic lunch at the Ngorongoro Crater floor. Ngorongoro is described as one of the wonders of the world. It is also the world’s largest intact volcanic caldera and a natural sanctuary Amphitheatre for some of Africa’s densest animal population.

Ngorongoro is the only place where the black rhino can be observed in their natural habitat.

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.

‘Big Five’ can be spotted during one game drive only and this is only for the lucky ones!

Overnight at Ngorongoro Farmhouse

Full board accommodation.

Day 7

Morning breakfast drive to Ol doinyo O’rok for your gift and souvenir shopping before you return to Arusha. Transfer to the airport or extension to Zanzibar and other destinations in Tanzania.

Zanzibar Extensions or Arusha Overnights can be arranged .

Please enquire.

Add a week in Zanzibar or Tanga beach  cost to your holiday? Contact us

Contact us on info@tanzaniatravelcompany.com

NB: All accommodations subject to availability; might be changed to others in the same category if the need arise.

Ask us about this safari or to book now.


$ 3330 $ 2107 $ 1900 $ 1757 $ 1690 $ 1574


  • Airport transfers
  • 1-night accommodation   Half Board  in Arusha
  • Transport and wildlife drives in SAFARI CONVERTED 4WD Land Cruiser or Land Rover with open roof Landcruiser.
  • Services of a professional & English speaking safari guide
  • All park entry fees
  • All game drives as specified in the itinerary.
  • 1lt bottle mineral water per person / day during game drives
  • Coffee/Tea with picnic lunches
  • 5 nights FB safari lodges / tented camps as specified in itinerary
  • Flying doctor insurance (first aid on the spot and rescue flights)


  • International flights
  • Items of a personal nature i.e. beverages, laundry
  • Tips for safari guide
  • Personal Travel insurance
  • Visa fee 50 US$ /100. please check visa guidance on our visa to Tanzania page
  • Drinks and beverages in lodges
  • Hot Air Balloon Safari at Serengeti (499 USD per person) You can book this with us.

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