Tanzania Budget Safari tours are the best for the adventurous at heart and those desiring to feel close to nature / love outdoors. Friends of Africa Family Safaris offer Budget Camping Safaris with Low prices for an unbeatable value – we maximize value without sacrificing the quality!
Low Budget Safaris are tailor made to suit your Holiday and Friends of Africa Family Safaris cater for individuals, small and large groups. Friends of Africa Family Safaris itineraries reflect a Low Price which is solely aimed at the Budget Conscious Traveler.
Day 1: Arusha City – Arusha National Park
Pick up from Arusha city and depart for Arusha National Park with picnic lunch, 2hrs Walking with Armed Ranger, the forests around are inspiration to birdwatchers, over 50 species of birds, mostly migrant birds are found here.
Then proceed with a half day game drive in the park (Ngurdoto Crater rim and Momella Lakes), which is famous for Black and white Colobus Monkeys, Burchell’s zebra, giraffe and herds of buffalo.
Dinner and overnight at Colobus Campsite (L,D)
Day 2: Arusha National Park – Tarangire National Park
After breakfast, depart for Tarangire National Park with picnic lunch
Game drive in Tarangire National Park,
Dinner and overnight, Wild Palm Campsite
Tanzania’s third largest National park is known for its majestic baobab trees that dot the landscape, dwarfing the animals that feed beneath them. The Tarangire River is the centerpiece of this park which is famous for some of the largest herds of elephants in Africa. Here you may see lion, leopard, cheetah, lesser kudu, buffalo, Oryx, eland, giraffe and zebra.
Day 3: Tarangire National Park – Lake Manyara National Park
After breakfast, depart for Lake Manyara National Park with picnic lunch
Game drive in Lake Manyara National Park
Dinner and overnight Twiga Campsite
Nestling at the base of the Great Rift Valley escarpment, the park is recognized for its incredible beauty. You are likely to see game animals such as elephant, giraffe, baboon, Zebra and buffalo. As you enter the gate, you pass into the lush forest, home to troops of baboons and blue monkeys. Buffalo and hippo lurch into the adjacent hippo pool. The vegetation eventually merges into flat topped acacia woodland where, in the heat of the day, entire prides of lion can be seen stretched on the branches of these trees.
Day 4: Lake Manyara National Park – Olduvai Gorge – Serengeti National Park
After breakfast depart for Serengeti National Park with picnic lunch via pre historic site at Olduvai George and shifting Sands, the site of Louis and Mary Leakey’s renowned archaeological discoveries. Their findings include some of the man’s earliest known ancestral remains.
Afternoon game drive in Serengeti National Park, in the endless plains of the Serengeti for a chance to see the great herds of wildebeest, zebras and gazelles
Dinner and overnight Lobo Campsite
Day 5: Game Drive in Serengeti National Park
After breakfast, venture into the corners of wilderness Serengeti for a full day game drive in the Park with picnic lunch
Drive to Seronera Campsite for Dinner and overnight.
Enjoy full day of game viewing in the vast Serengeti plains where you may encounter the migration consisting of over 2 million animals. They also attract the attention of predators like cheetah and hyena and you may be able to see a band of lions gang up for a hunt.
Day 6: Serengeti National Park – Ngorongoro Crater
Depart with picnic breakfast for early morning game drive
After lunch departure to Ngorongoro Crater rim
En-route game drive in Serengeti National Park,
Dinner and overnight Simba Campsite
Day 7: Ngorongoro Crater Tour – Arusha City
After breakfast, descend to the Crater floor for game drive
Lunch at hippo pool picnic site
Ascend to the rim and departure for Arusha
Ngorongoro Crater is the largest collapsed volcanic crater in the world and fourteen kilometers of isolated natural beauty. Ngorongoro Crater is surrounded by a ring of extinct volcanoes and the floor, dotted with watering holes, shelters some 30,000 animals. You can expect to see lions, elephants, Zebras, Hippos, Flamingos, Jackals, Rhinos Antelopes and many birds. The birds seen here include eagle, vulture, and flamingos in the Crater Lake, stork, bats, giant vulture, sacred ibis, kori bustard, blacksmith plover, long necked heron and the cattle eagle.
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2 nights stay in Arusha on BB
Safari base vehicle + English speaking driver/guide
6 nights full board accommodation in the park
Park & Crater fees
Table, chair, cook, meals on safari
Mattress, pillow & tent
Beverages (Alcohol and Non-Alcoholic)
Olduvai Gorge fees US $ 35 per person
Medical and luggage insurance
Tips: we recommend USD 20 per group per day
Other personal expenses
Emergency evacuation insurance
Sleeping bags (available for rent at US $ 5 per night