A 7-day wildlife safari to Tarangire National Park, Serengeti National Park, Ngorongoro Crater, and Lake Eyasi for a Cultural experience, allows you to explore some of Tanzania’s most iconic wildlife destinations while immersing yourself in the rich culture of the region. This tour offers you an incredible opportunity to experience diverse ecosystems, wildlife, and cultural encounters.
What to Expect on Wildlife Safari with Lake Eyasi
Tarangire National Park; A home to a diverse range of wildlife, including wildebeests, zebras, giraffes, lions, leopards, and over 450 bird species. Tarangire is particularly famous for its high concentration of elephants, making it a prime destination for elephant enthusiasts. Visitors can enjoy game drives through its open grasslands, and woodlands, and along the Tarangire River, which serves as a vital water source for the park’s wildlife. The park’s iconic baobab trees and lush scenery make it a unique and visually stunning safari destination.
Lake Eyasi National Park; A Rich Tapestry of Biodiversity Lake Eyasi boasts a stunning array of wildlife species, making it an ideal destination for wildlife enthusiasts. The lake’s surroundings provide a conducive habitat for a myriad of animal species, including lions, elephants, giraffes, zebras, and the iconic Maasai giraffe. Delve deep into the wonders of the wildlife that thrive within Lake Eyasi’s diverse ecosystem, their behavior, and their natural habitats. Lake Eyasi has the opportunity to engage in cultural experiences by spending time with the indigenous communities. This may involve going on guided walks with the Hadza to learn about their hunting and gathering techniques or visiting Datoga villages to understand their way of life.
Serengeti National Park; The Serengeti National Park, renowned for its vast open plains teeming with wildlife, is your next destination. Brace yourself for immense herds of wildebeest and zebra as they undertake their annual migration in search of greener pastures. Witness predator-prey dynamics unfold before your eyes as lions, cheetahs, and leopards prowl the grasslands. The golden hues of the Serengeti sunset will leave you in awe as you retire to your luxury-tented camp for a restful evening.
Ngorongoro Crater; No visit to Tanzania is complete without exploring the world-famous Ngorongoro Crater. A large, volcanic caldera, and it is renowned for its extraordinary wildlife density, including the Big Five (lions, elephants, buffalos, leopards, and rhinoceroses). Its fertile floor, lush grasslands, and freshwater lake attract a wide variety of animals throughout the year, making it a prime location for game drives and wildlife viewing. The Ngorongoro Crater offers visitors a unique opportunity to witness diverse ecosystems and an array of wildlife species within the confines of this ancient volcanic structure, making it one of the most sought-after safari destinations in Tanzania.
Embarking on a wildlife safari with Lake Eyasi as your destination promises an unforgettable adventure. Immerse yourself in the wonders of Tanzania’s hidden gem, explore the untamed wilderness, and witness the harmonious coexistence of wildlife and local communities.
Day 1: Arrival
You will be picked up from the Airport around 6-7 pm, to your accommodation and spend your night.
Dinner and Overnight at Lost In Africa Lodge
Day 2: Arusha to Tarangire National Park
After breakfast the tour departs, and we head towards the Tarangire National Park for a game drive with picnic lunch at the park. Tarangire is well known for its huge elephant population and baobab trees. It forms the center of an annual migratory cycle that includes up to 3000 elephants, 25,000 wildebeest, and 30,000 zebras. You will have a full-day game drive and speculate the natural beauty of the park and late afternoon, you will drive back to your Camp for dinner and overnight.
Dinner and overnight at Marera Valley Lodge.
Day 3: Full Day Lake Eyasi Culture Experience
Drive to Hadzabe village at 6 am again to walk around the bush to collect honey from the trees of small bee or big bees, get back to the Hadzabe village at 9 am for arrow making, Cultural Hadzabe Hunting and Dancing then get back to the lodge for hot lunch rest until 4 pm.
Drive to see a blacksmith who melts scrapers of copper, brass, and aluminum, then turn to bracelets, and necklaces then go to the datoga family to see the boma, experience lifestyle, the make of flour by grinding stones. Get back to the lodge for dinner and overnight at the Lodge.
Dinner and overnight at the Lake Eyasi Safari Lodge
Day 4: Lake Eyasi to Serengeti National Park
After breakfast, depart to Serengeti National Park, via the beautiful high-lying farmland of Karatu and the Ngorongoro Conservation Area. Then head to the central park area, known as the Seronera area, one of the richest wildlife habitats in the park. Arrive in time for lunch and enjoy an afternoon game drive in the Serengeti National Park. Dinner and overnight at the Lodge.
Dinner and Night at Thorn Tree Tented Lodge
Day 5: Full Day Game Drive In Serengeti National Park
An early morning breakfast. Enjoy a full-day game drive inside the park (Serengeti) for the whole day. Today will be a game drive for the Big Five searching. Expect to see and learn a lot about animals and their behavior. Stop for lunch at the picnic site and then continue with the tour. You’ll then proceed to your accommodation for dinner and overnight at the camp.
Dinner and Night at Thorn Tree Tented Lodge.
Day 6: Serengeti National Park to Ngorongoro Crater
After an early breakfast, you will drive to Ngorongoro Conservation Area where you will go through the steep and narrow road that takes you into the crater. Here the wildlife is just breathtaking and with a little luck you can observe the “Big Five” – lion, elephant, buffalo, rhino, and leopard – in just a few hours. After a morning dedicated to game viewing and a picnic lunch, you will leave the crater in the late afternoon to drive back to Accommodation for relaxing, dinner, and overnight.
Dinner and Night at Bougainvillea Lodge.
Day 7: Departure
After breakfast, you will start driving towards Arusha. Enjoy the afternoon lunch in the city of Arusha, and also familiarize yourself with some areas around the city while waiting for airport drop-off for your other extensions.
The Price Include;
- Full board accommodation while on safari
- All game drives as per itinerary
- All park entrance fees as per itinerary
- Transport in 1×6 Seater 4×4 vehicles
- Services of a qualified English-Speaking Driver Guide
- 3 liters bottle of mineral water per person per day while on a road safari in a Sense of Africa vehicle.
- Meals as per the itinerary
The Price Does Not Include;
- Travel and personal accident insurance
- Personal expenses such as telephone calls…etc.
- Optional activities and excursions
- Any services not mentioned in the program