7 Days Tanzania Camping Safari
7 Days Tanzania camping safaris is a well-designed safari itinerary to give you the best of the Northern Tanzania safari circuit at affordable prices. This camping safari in Tanzania takes you to the parks of Lake Manyara, Serengeti, Ngorongoro Crater before finishing with Tarangire National park.
The highlights of 7 Days Tanzania camping safaris
Enjoy authentic interactions with locals as you visit one of Masai villages at Ngorongoro highlands
Spot the big cats & the big 5 in wild Tanzania
See the greatest animal assembly on earth, the wildebeests' migration
See enormous animal species than you have ever thought possible
Enjoy the beautiful Tanzania landscapes of Ngorongoro Crater & the endless rolling plains of the Serengeti
Comfort private safari – You will travel in a private modified safari Land Cruiser, window seats are guaranteed to all. A Professional & experienced safari driver guide & a private safari chef will be with you from the starting to the end. We assure you of a stress-free safari where you don’t need to think of where to sleep, what to eat, and so on. The chef will prepare all meals for you, including pitching your tents. You will be camping at public campsites & sleep in a canvas tent with mattresses & pillows, we advise you to bring your own sleeping bags but you can still rent them here in Arusha town at the reasonable price paid once, for the whole trip, bathroom facility is shared with other campers.
Destination: Northern Tanzania
Location: Lake Manyara, Serengeti, Ngorongoro Crater & Tarangire
Best time to visit: Yearly around
Physicality: Fairly long drive
Our safari trips price starts from $175 per person per day. For more information about your specific safari trip, please get in touch with us. Click here to contact us.
Please feel free to contact our Tanzania safari experts for a tailor-made package that meets your ideas & budget.
- Arrival & departure transfers
- 1 Night accommodation at Planet lodge in Arusha on B/B
- Transport & wildlife drives in modified 4×4 Land Cruiser with a photographic roof hatch. window seats are guaranteed.
- Service of a Professional English speaking safari driver guide and a private chef
- All meals as per itinerary
- 1.5 l Mineral water per person per day during game drive
- Tents, mattresses & camping equipment
- All park fees
- Sleeping bag but can be arranged upon request
- Drinks & beverages
- Visa fees
- Tips/Gratitude for safari guide & cook
- Personal spending monies for souvenirs etc
- Travel insurance
Day 1. Arusha
On arrival at Kilimanjaro International Airport, meet by our representative and transfer to a hotel in Arusha. Later, our safari manager will come for a safari briefing. Overnight at Planet Lodge in Arusha Or Similar. Dinner and breakfast included.
Day 2 Arusha – Tarangire
After breakfast drive to Tarangire National park. The park is situated at the base of the Great Rift Valley & it is made up of low lying hills & plans, its vegetation is mainly acacia woodland & giant African baobab trees. Tarangire River & huge swamp in the south are the main source of water in the park yearly around. This river & swamp attracts lager number of animals especially during dry seasons. Tarangire National park is famous for largest elephant herds in Africa about 6000 elephant was recorded here. The park is also home to some rare species of Great Kudu, Fringed-eared Oryx as well as Ash starlings. Later drive to the campsite for dinner & overnight. Overnight at Lilac Campsite in Mto wa Mbu
Day 3. Lake Manyara National Park
Your 7 days Tanzania camping safaris starts after breakfast, you will drive to Lake Manyara National Park, for full day game drive, (lunch box will be served inside the park. Nestling at the base of the great rift valley the park is known for its incredible beaut. Park’s varied habitats foder & water welcoming a wide variety of animals including large herds of African elephants, buffaloes, giraffes, hippos & others. Colorful flamingos & other aquatic birds can be seen along the Lake, in lucky day some tree climbing lion can be spotted sleeping on the branches of Acacia trees. Overnight at Lilac Campsite All meals included.
Day 4. Lake Manyara – Serengeti
7 Days Tanzania camping safaris continue, this day you will depart for Serengeti National Park across the beautiful farmlands of Karatu and the amazing Ngorongoro highlands. On the way you will visit Oldupai Gorge and its museum devoted for the famous anthropologists Dr. Leaky and his wife who did a tremendous discovery of the skulls of an early man around the area. You will then enter to the heart of wild Africa the Serengeti park. Lunch box will be taken at the Kopjes ( rock outcropping) before heading for an afternoon game drive in the Serengeti. You can expect to see a lot in this park, the small and the big like elephants, giraffes, hippos, eland, leopard, lions and countless bird species. With or without Wildebeest Migration Serengeti is still worth a visit. Overnight at Seronera Campsite in the middle of Serengeti.
Day 5. Full Day Game Drive in Serengeti
On this day you will do a full day of game drive in Serengeti National Park, If you wish an early morning game drive to see some nocturnal predators coming back after a long night of hunting or a pride of lion having a morning meal. You can as well see other animal waking up ready to start their new day in the Serengeti. break for break fast somewhere in the bush or if not carried go back to your campsite for full breakfast. Relax, and go out again for sunset game drive. Overnight at Seronera Campsite in the middle of Serengeti. All meals included.
Day 6. Serengeti – Ngorongoro Crater
Start early & do much of the game drive in Serengeti National & later afternoon drive to Ngorongoro highland for dinner & overnight at Simba Campsite at the crater rim (if you wish you can visit one of the Masai boma on the way with extra cost) Overnight at Simba Campsite at the crater rim. All meals included.
Your budget camping safari continue as you anticipating to spot the Tanzania’s Big Five at the crater floor. The Crater is among the few places in the world where rare Black Rhino are living in their natural habitats
Day 7: Ngorongoro Crater – Arusha
After breakfast, you will descend over 600 meters into the crater floor for a wonderful game drive. Supported by yearly around water & forder Ngorongoro Crater supports a big number of animal species including the rare black rhino, wildebeest, hippos, eland, buffaloes, zebras, warthog & giant African elephants. The 8th wander of the word as it is believed to be has a dense population of predators which includes lions, cheetah, hyenas, jackals & the ever-mysterious leopard. Lake Magadi small & shallow alkaline lake on the southwestern corner is among the main features of the crater & home to some flamingos, hippos & other aquatic birds. Afterward drive back to Arusha overnight or drop off at the airport for departure.