Safari Adventure Tanzania – 9-days private safari

Tree climbing lions in Tanzania during your private safari

With this 9-days private Safari Adenture you will visit the most beautiful wildlife parks in Tanzania! Immerse yourself in the splendors of the Serengeti, stand on the edge of the panoramic Ngorongoro Crater and encounter abundant wildlife on this private safari adventure.

Day 1 – Arrival Tanzania

Your private guide will pick you up at Kilimanjaro International Airport and brings you to your accommodation in Arusha for an overnight stay.

Day 2 – Lake Manyara, Karatu

Your first game drive during this Safari Adventure will be in Lake Manyara National Park. In the morning you depart for an 1,5 hour drive to Lake Manyara National Park. Enjoy a full day in this beautiful and relatively small park, which is famous for the large numbers of flamingos and the tree climbing lions. At the end of the afternoon you will start your journey to Karatu for overnight.

Day 3 – Ngorongoro Crater

Today you will descend 610 meters into the Ngorongoro Crater for an impressive game drive. The crater is also known as ‘Eighth Wonder of the World’ and is absolutely unique. One of the highlights is the rare black Rhino, and if you are lucky you will spot it here. After a maximum allowed stay of six hours you will drive out of the crater and head towards your accommodation right at the crater rim or in the Ngorongoro Conservation Area.

Cheetahs in the savanna Serengeti National Park in Tanzania private safari

Day 4 – Serengeti

After breakfast you will start your journey to Serengeti National Park. Explore the incredible concentration of wildlife such as lions, leopards, cheetahs, hippos, giraffes, elephants and wildebeest. In the afternoon you will arrive at your accommodation and enjoy the ultimate “Out of Africa” experience.

Day 5 – Serengeti

Immerse you in the splendors of the Serengeti today with a full day game viewing in the park. Your guide will do his best to follow the migration and ensure you of the best possible sightings of this incredible wonder. Viewing the thousands of wildebeest, zebras and gazelles is a once in a lifetime experience! Return to your accommodation for a sundowner and overnight.

Day 6 – Serengeti, Karatu

Today you can enjoy another great private safari through Serengeti National Park while slowly returning to the Ngorongoro Conservation and onwards to civilization. At the end of the afternoon you will arrive at your accommodation in the charming Karatu village.

Day 7 – Mto wa Mbu, Maasai boma, Tarangire

Except game drives your Safari Adventure also has a cultural aspect. After breakfast your private guide drives in the direction of Tarangire. On your way you can visit Mto wa Mbu. In this lovely village you meet the local people. The village represents more than 25 different tribes (of about 127 tribes in Tanzania). Not far from Mto wa Mbu is an authentic Maasai village, visited by Ajabu Adventures only. After this visit you go to Tarangire to stay overnight.

Maasai boma water bassin in Tanzania private safari

Day 8 – Tarangire, Arusha

In Tarangire National Park you can see the large herds of elephants near the Tarangire River, while migratory wildebeest, buffaloes, zebras and impalas crowd the shrinking lagoons. You may be lucky to spot the tree-climbing python for which the park is famous or the largest flying bird (the Kori Bustard). At the end of the afternoon you will leave the park and drive to Arusha.

Day 9 – Kilimanjaro Airport

Your Safari Adventure has come to an end. Depending on your (further) travel plans your private guide will bring you to the airport or another destiny as you wish.

You can combine your trip with various activities such as golfing, hiking, biking, scuba diving, balloon or helicopter flight or a nice beach holiday in Zanzibar or the uninhabited island Fanjove or Mnemba.

Note: the Safari Adventure can range widely in cost, depending on  how many people, the level of luxury you are looking for and many other factors. Please contact us for a free and personalized safari proposal.

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Elephants around a tree in Tarangire National Park - private safari