9 Days Tanzania Wonders of Wild
Spend a night in Tarangire National Park, home to 550 bird varieties, before journeying to the Serengeti to encounter abundant wildlife including its fearsome big cats and the majestic Big 5. Continue to the Ngorongoro Conservation Area to witness the epic annual migration of wildebeest through its plains. Lastly, immerse in the rustic relaxation on offer at Gibbs Farm, a tranquil escape packed with cultural discoveries.
The charming town of Arusha rests beneath the mighty gaze of Mount Meru and is an ideal base to explore Tanzania’s Northern Safari Circuit. It’s hard to think of another place in the world that is in close proximity to such a variety of national parks and game reserves! Here, the Serengeti and Ngorongoro Crater are only a flight away from Arusha’s beloved coffee plantations.
Day 2 – 3
2 Nights in Tarangire National Park
Tarangire National Park is a hidden gem in Tanzania’s Northern Safari Circuit. With herds of elephant, lions and other game flocking to its river banks and swamps during the dry season, it offers an excellent East African Safari!
Day 4 – 6
3 Nights in Serengeti National Park
Stretching itself across 1.5 million hectares of land, the Serengeti National Park is known for its impressive population of wildlife—most notably the Big 5. It is perhaps more renowned for being part of the stage on which the annual Great Migration plays out. Each year, over 1.5 million wildebeest, a fair number of gazelles, and small following of zebra seek better grazing areas by moving south in the Serengeti, then west and north into the Maasai Mara before eventually returning. It is unsurprising that the Serengeti’s bustling plains offer some of the most remarkable safari opportunities in the country, and visiting in the right season will…
2 Nights in Ngorongoro Conservation Area
Home to the Ngorongoro Conservation Area, the Ngorongoro highlands in northern Tanzania offer a multitude of fascinating pastimes to engage visitors. A designated UNESCO World Heritage Site since 1979, the conservation area allows visitors to sample locally grown and brewed coffee, safari through a crater, and hike up another and walk in the footsteps of early man. The Ngorongoro Crater is famed for being the only intact caldera in the world. A wildlife sanctuary flourishes in its basin where the floor has been fertilised by the volcanic soil, attracting an array of wildlife ranging from lions and leopards to elephants and hippos. Safaris can be taken through…