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6-Day Luxury Tanzania Safari Escape

From $3,413 per person sharing

6-Day Luxury Tanzania Safari Escape

From $3,413 per person sharing

Tour Overview

Embark on a six-day luxury safari that blends the thrill of Tanzania’s “Big 5” with the indulgence of the finest accommodations. Your adventure begins with a close encounter with Tarangire National Park’s majestic elephant herds, where the Tarangire River provides a spectacular setting for wildlife viewing, particularly during the dry season. Here, luxury meets wilderness at Lemala Mpingo Ridge, promising comfort amidst the untamed.

The journey continues to the vast Serengeti plains, staying at the exquisite Lemala Nanyukie. As one of Africa’s most iconic safari destinations, the Serengeti offers unparalleled wildlife sightings, from the dramatic wildebeest migration to the stealth of prowling leopards. Your days here are filled with breathtaking drives and the serene luxury of the camp.

Concluding your tour is the Ngorongoro Crater, a veritable Garden of Eden. From the prestigious vantage of Ngorongoro Melia Lodge, witness the dense population of wildlife that thrives within this ancient volcanic caldera. This luxury tour encapsulates the essence of an African safari with the promise of unforgettable experiences and the utmost opulence.

type

Luxury tour

This tour uses luxury tented camps and lodges.

activity

Activities

Game drives

private

Private tour

Exclusively organised for you and won’t be shared with others

customize

Can be customised

You can request changes to this tour

start

Start/End point

This tour starts and ends in Arusha/ JRO.

car

Game drives

Pop-roof 4×4 vehicle

cal

Can start any day

If availability permits, this tour can start on any day

solo

Suitable for solo travellers

Solo travellers can book this private tour

Itinerary Overview:

Day
Destinations
Accommodation
Night
Category
Day 1
Arusha Town
Arusha Coffee Lodge
1
Platinum
Day 2
Tarangire NP
Lemala Mpingo Ridge
1
Platinum
Day 3-4
Serengeti NP
Lemala Nanyukie
2
Platinum
Day 5
Ngorongoro Crater
Ngorongoro Melia Lodge – The Rim Room
1
Platinum
Day 6
Ngorongoro – JRO
End of Tour – No Accommodation

Tour Itinerary:

Day 1: Welcome to Arusha

Arrive at Kilimanjaro airport and meet your dedicated driver-guide, who will escort you to the Arusha Coffee Lodge to rest. As Arusha stands as the gateway to Tanzania’s renowned national parks, it’s an ideal spot to unwind and soak in the anticipation of the awaited safari. The lodge, sitting beneath Mount Meru and near the Maasai culture-rich Tanzania National Park, provides a perfect setting to prepare for your adventure.

Day 1 Welcome to Arusha (Small)

Day 2: Journey to Tarangire National Park

Your safari starts post-breakfast with a journey to the elephant-abundant Tarangire National Park. Here, at Lemala Mpingo Ridge, you’ll indulge in a full-day game drive and a picturesque picnic lunch with views of the Tarangire River. As evening approaches, you’ll return to the lodge for dinner and to settle in for the night, surrounded by the park’s diverse ecosystem and majestic baobab trees.

Day 2 Journey to Tarangire National Park (Small)

Day 3: Journey to the Legendary Serengeti

Post-breakfast, embark on a scenic drive to the iconic Serengeti National Park. En route, you’ll be captivated by the landscapes of the Rift Valley and the lush highlands of Karatu. Pause at the Ngorongoro Crater rim to absorb the breathtaking views before enjoying a picnic lunch. Your day concludes with an afternoon of game viewing and a drive to Lemala Nanyukie for an evening of relaxation and overnight rest amidst Serengeti’s untamed beauty.

Day 3 Journey to the Legendary Serengeti (Small)

Day 4: Discovering Serengeti National Park

Awaken to the raw beauty of the Serengeti. This day is designed to flexibly suit your safari desires, whether you prefer morning and afternoon game drives or a full-day exploration with a picnic lunch. The wildlife-rich Central Serengeti, particularly the Seronera River Valley, promises year-round exceptional game viewing, with a chance to see the park’s permanent animal residents and the seasonal migrations.

Day 4 Discovering Serengeti National Park (Small)

Day 5: Serengeti to Ngorongoro Conservation Area

Greet the day with one last Serengeti sunrise game drive before brunch. Then, venture eastward to the Ngorongoro Conservation Area, a landscape where Maasai pastoralists and wildlife coexist. The journey culminates at the edge of the Ngorongoro Crater, where you’ll spend the night at the Ngorongoro Melia Lodge, perched on the rim with stunning views into the crater.

Day 5 Serengeti to Ngorongoro Conservation Area (Small)

Day 6: Ngorongoro Crater Tour and Farewell

Your final morning starts with an early meal at Ngorongoro Melia Lodge before you descend into the famous Ngorongoro Crater. Often described as the eighth wonder of the world, the crater offers a last memorable safari experience with its dense wildlife population in a compact area. Enjoy a leisurely picnic lunch on the crater floor, surrounded by the natural beauty and the animals of this unique ecosystem. In the afternoon, bid farewell to the wilds of Tanzania as you travel to Kilimanjaro International Airport for your departure, bringing your unforgettable safari to a close.

Day 6 Ngorongoro Crater Tour and Farewell (Small)

Inclusions:

  • Pick up and drop off at Arusha/Kilimanjaro International Airport
  • English-speaking driver-guide
  • Park fees
  • All activities as specified in the itinerary.
  • Evacuation insurance (AMREF – Flying Doctors)
  • All accommodation – (Unless listed as upgrade)
  • All transportation – (Unless labelled as optional)
  • 4×4 Customized safari vehicle
  • All meals
  • All soft drinks, house wine, local brand spirits and beers, teas and coffees (excluding champagne, cognacs, fine wines, premium brands, spirits and cigars).
  • Taxes.

Exclusions:

  • International flights – (From/to home)
  • Additional accommodation before and at the end of the tour
  • Tips – (Highly recommended)
  • Personal items – (Souvenirs, travel insurance, visa fees, etc.)
  • Government-imposed increase of taxes and park fees
  • Meals not specified.
  • Hot air balloon safari US$ 599 per person
  • Drinks and beverages
  • Laundry services

Prices

Travel Dates
1 Pax
2 Pax
3 Pax
4 Pax
5 Pax
6 Pax
4 Jan – 28 Feb 2024
$ 6,529
$ 4,873
$ 4,623
$ 4,272
$ 4,242
$ 4,071
1 March – May 2024
$ 5,774
$ 4,216
$ 3,932
$ 3,614
$ 3,564
$ 3,413
1 June – 30 June 2024
$ 6,754
$ 5,092
$ 4,843
$ 4,490
$ 4,462
$ 4,290
1 July – 31 Oct 2024
$ 8,867
$ 5,888
$ 6,079
$ 5,286
$ 5,521
$ 5,086
1 Nov – 15 Dec 2024
$ 6,477
$ 4,920
$ 4,637
$ 4,318
$ 4,269
$ 4,118
16 Dec – 3 Jan 2025
$ 8,989
$ 6,010
$ 6,201
$ 5,408
$ 5,643
$ 5,208

Tour Overview

Embark on a six-day luxury safari that blends the thrill of Tanzania's "Big 5" with the indulgence of the finest accommodations. Your adventure begins with a close encounter with Tarangire National Park's majestic elephant herds, where the Tarangire River provides a spectacular setting for wildlife viewing, particularly during the dry season. Here, luxury meets wilderness at Lemala Mpingo Ridge, promising comfort amidst the untamed.

The journey continues to the vast Serengeti plains, staying at the exquisite Lemala Nanyukie. As one of Africa's most iconic safari destinations, the Serengeti offers unparalleled wildlife sightings, from the dramatic wildebeest migration to the stealth of prowling leopards. Your days here are filled with breathtaking drives and the serene luxury of the camp.

Concluding your tour is the Ngorongoro Crater, a veritable Garden of Eden. From the prestigious vantage of Ngorongoro Melia Lodge, witness the dense population of wildlife that thrives within this ancient volcanic caldera. This luxury tour encapsulates the essence of an African safari with the promise of unforgettable experiences and the utmost opulence.

type

Luxury tour

This tour uses luxury tented camps and lodges.

activity

Activities

Game drives

private

Private tour

Exclusively organised for you and won't be shared with others

customize

Can be customised

You can request changes to this tour

start

Start/End point

This tour starts and ends in Arusha/ JRO.

car

Game drives

Pop-roof 4×4 vehicle

cal

Can start any day

If availability permits, this tour can start on any day

solo

Suitable for solo travellers

Solo travellers can book this private tour

Itinerary Overview:

Day
Destinations
Accommodation
Night
Category
Day 1
Arusha Town
Arusha Coffee Lodge
1
Platinum
Day 2
Tarangire NP
Lemala Mpingo Ridge
1
Platinum
Day 3-4
Serengeti NP
Lemala Nanyukie
2
Platinum
Day 5
Ngorongoro Crater
Ngorongoro Melia Lodge – The Rim Room
1
Platinum
Day 6
Ngorongoro - JRO
End of Tour – No Accommodation
-
-

Tour Itinerary:

Day 1: Welcome to Arusha

Arrive at Kilimanjaro airport and meet your dedicated driver-guide, who will escort you to the Arusha Coffee Lodge to rest. As Arusha stands as the gateway to Tanzania's renowned national parks, it's an ideal spot to unwind and soak in the anticipation of the awaited safari. The lodge, sitting beneath Mount Meru and near the Maasai culture-rich Tanzania National Park, provides a perfect setting to prepare for your adventure.

Day 1 Welcome to Arusha (Small)

Day 2: Journey to Tarangire National Park

Your safari starts post-breakfast with a journey to the elephant-abundant Tarangire National Park. Here, at Lemala Mpingo Ridge, you'll indulge in a full-day game drive and a picturesque picnic lunch with views of the Tarangire River. As evening approaches, you'll return to the lodge for dinner and to settle in for the night, surrounded by the park's diverse ecosystem and majestic baobab trees.

Day 2 Journey to Tarangire National Park (Small)

Day 3: Journey to the Legendary Serengeti

Post-breakfast, embark on a scenic drive to the iconic Serengeti National Park. En route, you'll be captivated by the landscapes of the Rift Valley and the lush highlands of Karatu. Pause at the Ngorongoro Crater rim to absorb the breathtaking views before enjoying a picnic lunch. Your day concludes with an afternoon of game viewing and a drive to Lemala Nanyukie for an evening of relaxation and overnight rest amidst Serengeti's untamed beauty.

Day 3 Journey to the Legendary Serengeti (Small)

Day 4: Discovering Serengeti National Park

Awaken to the raw beauty of the Serengeti. This day is designed to flexibly suit your safari desires, whether you prefer morning and afternoon game drives or a full-day exploration with a picnic lunch. The wildlife-rich Central Serengeti, particularly the Seronera River Valley, promises year-round exceptional game viewing, with a chance to see the park's permanent animal residents and the seasonal migrations.

Day 4 Discovering Serengeti National Park (Small)

Day 5: Serengeti to Ngorongoro Conservation Area

Greet the day with one last Serengeti sunrise game drive before brunch. Then, venture eastward to the Ngorongoro Conservation Area, a landscape where Maasai pastoralists and wildlife coexist. The journey culminates at the edge of the Ngorongoro Crater, where you’ll spend the night at the Ngorongoro Melia Lodge, perched on the rim with stunning views into the crater.

Day 5 Serengeti to Ngorongoro Conservation Area (Small)

Day 6: Ngorongoro Crater Tour and Farewell

Your final morning starts with an early meal at Ngorongoro Melia Lodge before you descend into the famous Ngorongoro Crater. Often described as the eighth wonder of the world, the crater offers a last memorable safari experience with its dense wildlife population in a compact area. Enjoy a leisurely picnic lunch on the crater floor, surrounded by the natural beauty and the animals of this unique ecosystem. In the afternoon, bid farewell to the wilds of Tanzania as you travel to Kilimanjaro International Airport for your departure, bringing your unforgettable safari to a close.

Day 6 Ngorongoro Crater Tour and Farewell (Small)

Inclusions:

  • Pick up and drop off at Arusha/Kilimanjaro International Airport
  • English-speaking driver-guide
  • Park fees
  • All activities as specified in the itinerary.
  • Evacuation insurance (AMREF - Flying Doctors)
  • All accommodation - (Unless listed as upgrade)
  • All transportation - (Unless labelled as optional)
  • 4x4 Customized safari vehicle
  • All meals
  • All soft drinks, house wine, local brand spirits and beers, teas and coffees (excluding champagne, cognacs, fine wines, premium brands, spirits and cigars).
  • Taxes.

Exclusions:

  • International flights - (From/to home)
  • Additional accommodation before and at the end of the tour
  • Tips - (Highly recommended)
  • Personal items - (Souvenirs, travel insurance, visa fees, etc.)
  • Government-imposed increase of taxes and park fees
  • Meals not specified.
  • Hot air balloon safari US$ 599 per person
  • Drinks and beverages
  • Laundry services

Prices

Travel Dates
1 Pax
2 Pax
3 Pax
4 Pax
5 Pax
6 Pax
4 Jan - 28 Feb 2024
$ 6,529
$ 4,873
$ 4,623
$ 4,272
$ 4,242
$ 4,071
1 March - May 2024
$ 5,774
$ 4,216
$ 3,932
$ 3,614
$ 3,564
$ 3,413
1 June - 30 June 2024
$ 6,754
$ 5,092
$ 4,843
$ 4,490
$ 4,462
$ 4,290
1 July – 31 Oct 2024
$ 8,867
$ 5,888
$ 6,079
$ 5,286
$ 5,521
$ 5,086
1 Nov - 15 Dec 2024
$ 6,477
$ 4,920
$ 4,637
$ 4,318
$ 4,269
$ 4,118
16 Dec - 3 Jan 2025
$ 8,989
$ 6,010
$ 6,201
$ 5,408
$ 5,643
$ 5,208