6 Days Tanzania Budget Safari
Day by Day Itinerary
Day 1: Arrive JRO on KLM
ETA 2030 On arrival your guide will meet you at Kilimanjaro International Airport and assist you with your baggage then transfer to Arusha for overnight stay at SG Resort on BB SG Resort is situated along Arusha – Nairobi road, 45 minutes drive from Kilimanjaro International Airport. A magnificent setting of lush tropical gardens, combined with superb accommodation and personalized service, are just some of the pleasures the discerning traveler can look forward to when visiting the luxurious and secure SG Resort hotel in Arusha Tanzania.
Day 2: Arusha to Lake Manyara
After breakfast leave Arusha and drive to Lake Manyara + Game drives + Lunch + Dinner and overnight at Migunga Camp on Full board
Only two 2 hours drive from Arusha to Migunga Tented Camp: Nestled in a quiet corner on the northwest of the lake, Migunga Tented Camp is only 5 minutes from the entrance of Lake Manyara National Park, which spreads out across the Great East African Rift Valley, dominating a vast landscape. Often called Tanzania’s water wonderland due to the large number of birds and animals the lake supports, Lake Manyara NP is also famous for its’ tree-climbing lions. At Migunga you wake up in the morning with the beams of the sun finding their way through our Migunga trees. In the afternoon you can enjoy our mountain bike ride trail through Lake Manyara’s backyard or you can enjoy watching our vervet monkeys. The evenings are resonating with the typical sounds of forest creatures.
Day 3: Lake Manyara to Serengeti National Park
Leave Manyara with picnics, drive to Serengeti + Game drives + Picnics + Dinner and overnight at Ikoma Safari Camp Approximately 5 hours drive from Lake Manyara to Serengeti: Ikoma Safari Camp: Set in the midst of an incredible vista of savannah and skies, sheltered in a grove of acacia trees is Serengeti Tented Camp. Ideally situated along the path of the migrating wildebeest between Kenya and Tanzania, the camp is situated at the border of the world-renowned Serengeti National Park. There you will find yourself on probably one of the best game drives in the area – along the western corridor of the park, taking in Kirawira and the Grumeti river – home to the infamous wildebeest-eating giant crocodiles. There is no better place to take in one of the world’s greatest wildlife spectacles.
Day 4: Full day in Serengeti National Park
Explore the vast Serengeti with picnics + Game drives + Dinner and overnight at Ikoma Safari Camp on full board.
Day 5: Serengeti to Ngorongoro Conservation Area
Leave Serengeti with picnics + game viewing + visit Olduvai + dinner and overnight Ngorongoro Rhino Lodge on full board basis Ngorongoro Rhino Lodge is a 45 minutes drive from Manyara and 3 hours from Arusha town. The Rhino Lodge is located in the Ngorongoro Conservation Area, and a few hundred meters from the crater rim, the Rhino Lodge offers quality and affordable accommodation in a spectacular setting. Its location is very convenient, being the first lodge as one enters the Ngorongoro Conservation Area from Arusha. The lodge has 24 rooms, each able to accommodate two people, with an optional third bed. The rooms have simple furniture, en suite bathrooms, with a hot shower. Each room has its own verandah where guests can relax and be absorbed in the dense green forest surroundings.
Day 6: Crater tour then to Tarangire National Park
breakfast + Game drives inside the floor of the crater + Picnics + dinner and overnight at Tarangire Safari Lodge on full board basis
Approximately 2 hours drive from Ngorongoro to Tarangire Safari lodge: Built on top of a high bluff with a breathtaking panorama, our lodge is superbly located in Tarangire National Park, providing one of the best views in Africa. Carving out the landscape below the lodge is Tarangire River, a favorite watering place, which attracts impressive numbers and variety of game. The scene unfolds before you while lounging on the outdoor patio, allowing you to appreciate Tarangire’s diverse wildlife without ever leaving the lodge. At the heart of the lodge are the impressively high thatched roofs of the lounge and dining room. The open-sided design allows an uninterrupted view of the landscape and wildlife below, and captures the cooling breeze while you dine on our delicious home cooked safari cuisine.
Day 7: Tarangire to Arusha
onward to Zanzibar Enjoy morning game drives + picnics + Transfer to Arusha Airport + Flight from Arusha to Zanzibar + transfer to the coast + Dinner and overnight at Mnarani Beach Hotel on Half board 45 minutes drive from Zanzibar Airport : Mnarani Beach Cottages is a beach resort hotel, located on the northernmost tip of Zanzibar Island in the village of Nungwi, next to the old lighthouse. “Mnarani” means “lighthouse” in Swahili. At Mnarani Beach we offer excellent accommodation suitable for honeymooners as well as families and couples looking for a wonderfully relaxing break. After climbing Mount Kilimanjaro or taking a lengthy safari trip, this is the ideal place to relax. At Mnarani you will be able to develop the art of doing nothing on a beautiful beach. However, there are also plenty of activities available, from spectacular snorkelling, diving, fishing and sailing to many interesting half and full day excursions on the island of Zanzibar. And although being very peaceful and secluded, our hotel is in walking distance to the lively village of Nungwi.
Day 8: Relax on the beach +
Dinner and overnight at Mnarani Beach hotel on full board Day 9: Relax on the beach + Dinner and overnight at Mnarani Beach hotel on full board Day 10: Relax on the beach + Dinner and overnight at Mnarani Beach hotel on full board Day 11: Relax on the beach + Dinner and overnight at Mnarani Beach hotel on full board Day 12: From North coast to Zanzibar airport Morning at Leisure then PM we Leave North Coast and Transfers + flight from ZNZ to DAR ETD1700 ETA 1730 for your KLM International departure back home
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