9 Days Big Five Safari Tours

9 Days Big Five Safari Tours

9 Days Big Five Safari Tours


Lake Manyara is astonishing wildness for lions prides, abundance of flamingos and beautiful fauna. You reach lake Manyara after about 1 and 1/2 hours driving on tarmac road from Arusha.

Start your in search of nonchalant baboons hopping from one tree to another, dick-dicks forage for food beneath acacia trees, large herds of warrior buffalo with giant horns, wildebeests and zebra who gather on the grassy feeding on grasses along the shore of the lake. Enjoy unusual lions climbing trees along the belt of acacia woodland who decent the trees to escape from angry buffalo and elephants and ascend the outer branches for breeze. In the late evening back to your home at Fig tree or Fanaka or Manyara view Campsite.

  • About 130km drive from Arusha in 1 hour and 30 minutes.
  • Accommodation inside tents

After breakfast depart for Serengeti via Oldupai Gorge excluded and shifting Sands, afternoon game drive in Serengeti National Park, overnight seronera wildlife campsite at central Area.

  • About 145km drive from Arusha in 1 hour and 45 minutes to ngorongoro then to serengeti.
  • Accommodation inside tents equipped with mattress ,sleeping bags and chairs.

Wake up early morning for breakfast and depart for wildebeests migration in Serengeti enjoy breathtaking adventures are on your camera, keep your camera handy for a cheetah bolting after a fleet Thomson's gazelle, giraffe feeding on the top leaves of the trees at high above, admire lions return from hunt and elephants rustling through the bushes after drinking water with their calves.

Migrations have different session with location.

1.river crossing in july and august northern serengeti

2.calving in February and march southern Serengeti

3.traffic concentration in January,may, june, December in central serengeti

Depart with picnic breakfast for early morning gamedrive, after lunch departure Ngorongoro Crater rim en-route gamedrive in Serengeti National Park, overnight Simba Campsite.

  • Accommodation inside tents equipped with mattress ,sleeping bags and chairs.
  • Warm clothes is so importants

Wake early to explore the awesome lost world of big five animals, spot the herds of buffalos, lions, leopard and elephants. Bird lovers can view flamingos when in season, you can also see the rare black rhinoceros. Following a picnic lunch inside the crater barbecue at Ngoitoktok spring. Visit Maasai village to explore the nomadic cattle herders daily life and culture, traditional beadwork and crafts.

For more detail Ngorongoro crater is 600m deep world largest unbroken volcanic caldera and now the spectacular diverse wildlife, the crater is an haven for the world's most varied wildlife. The crater is part of Ngorongoro Conservation areas the closely managed, protecting the wildlife while allowing you to experience the spectacular landscapes and most endangered wildlife (black rhinoceros, leopards, giraffe and the African wild dog). As soon as your feet touch the crater rim, expect to spot astonishing scenery, flora and fauna (lion, elephant, buffalo, leopard, hyena, giraffe, hippopotamus, zebra and more), take photographs and confer with your naturalist guide. See black mane lions hunting; take your camera on hippo wallowing in the muddy swamps besides the lake Magadi ; and may be tortoise diligently trudging over the soil. Short break for picnic lunch at Ngoitoktok spring inside the crater floor. Eating inside the crater offers refreshing moments followed by time at leisure to nap or socialize and gamedrive again. Keep your binoculars close by for possibly sightings of flamingos feeding flea in the lakeshore, lion hunting and elephants rustling through Lerai forest. In the afternoon decent the crater rim with en-route game watching across Ngorongoro conservation area and back to Arusha dinner and overnight Sunbright campsite.

After breakfast follows your awasome game drive in Tarangire National Park in search of elephants, antelopes, wildebeests, bush buck and lesser Kudu. Evening drive back to arusha dinner and overnight venice hotel in Arusha centre

Leave Arusha at 6:30am to Kilimanjaro at Marangu Gate. On the way you have clear view of the Kilimanjaro Mountain. From Marangu Gate (1860m/6100ft) to Mandara hut (3700m /12140ft)

Walking distance:8km/5 miles

Altitude gain:840m/2760 ft

Walking time:5-6 hours

  • Trekking shoes
  • Trekking poles provided
  • Professional mountain guides
  • Charge you camera a day before today

After breakfast we drive you back to airport included. Book you flight back home from Arusha airport or Kilimanjaro Airport. Wish to meet for the next safari.


  • 5 nights camping accommodations
  • 3 nights hotel accommodations
  • English fluent driver guides service
  • 7x3 meals, 7x2 litres of drinking water
  • Park fees, camping fees, Ranger fees
  • Other operations costs
  • Cup of Coffee, natural fruits.
  • Walking tour at Tarangire and Lake Manyara banana plantation
  • Mattress and Sleeping bags
  • Visit Masaai villages


  • Travel Insurance
  • Tip
  • Drinks
  • Visa
  • International Flights

Safari highlights:

  • Day 1 Lake Manyara |Flamingos and lions climbing trees
  • Day 2, 3 &4 Serengeti National Park |Big mammals, endless grassy plains & wildebeests migration
  • Day 5 Ngorongoro Crater |Astonishing wildlife amphitheatre
  • Day 6 Tarangire National Park |Elephants & birds in abundance
  • Day 7 Mount Kilimanjaro | day trekking to Mandara hut (first point)

What to bring

  • Personal items
  • Simple Clothes.
  • A warm sweater as the nights can be chilly at high altitudes.
  • Comfortable shoes
  • Camera for your memorable photos
  • Personal day Trekking gears
  • Head light
  • Toilette
  • Light Towel

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