Introducing our exceptional 8-day Northern Tanzania Safari, where you can embark on a truly remarkable journey through the stunning landscapes and wildlife-rich reserves that this region has to offer. This carefully crafted itinerary combines thrilling game drives, immersive cultural encounters, and mesmerizing natural wonders to provide an unparalleled safari experience.


    • Witness the untamed beauty of the Serengeti National Park, home to the iconic Great Migration and a plethora of diverse wildlife species.
    • Discover the natural marvel that is the Ngorongoro Crater, a UNESCO World Heritage Site housing an array of wildlife amidst its unique ecosystem.
    • Experience the enchanting wonders of Tarangire National Park, known for its stunning baobab trees and its herds of elephants.
    • Encounter Maasai tribes and gain insight into their cultural heritage during a meaningful visit to a traditional Maasai village.

    Are you concerned about meeting your dietary requirements?

      Don't worry! Our selected accommodations offer a wide range of culinary choices to cater to any food restriction you may have. Whether you follow a gluten-free or coeliac diet, require dairy-free or lactose-free options, prefer vegetarian or vegan dishes, embrace the paleo lifestyle, follow the FODMAP diet, or have allergies to tree nuts, peanuts, fish, or shellfish, we have you covered.

      Suggested Accommodations

      • Layout: The suggested accommodations comprise of a total of ten tents, one of which is a four-person tent and some have swim pools 
      • Meals: Guests are served meals in a spacious communal tent.
      • Relaxation: At the end of the day, guests can unwind in the lounge area and enjoy a refreshing drink.
      • Evening Ambience: A campfire is lit in the evening, creating a cozy and inviting atmosphere.
      • Full board: The accommodations offer full board, providing guests with all meals during their stay.
      • Comfortable Bed: Each tent features a comfortable bed, ensuring a good night’s sleep.
      • Mosquito Protection: To ensure a peaceful stay, each tent is equipped with a mosquito net.
      • Ensuite Bathroom: Guests have access to a private ensuite bathroom with a safari shower and toilet.
      • Hot Water: Hot water is readily available for guests’ convenience.
      • Eco-friendly: The accommodations operate on solar energy, taking an environmentally friendly approach.
      • Connectivity: Wi-Fi is available for guests who wish to stay connected during their stay.
      • Outdoor Space: Each tent comes with a porch, providing an outdoor space to relax and enjoy the surroundings.
      • Dining Experience: The accommodations offer a dedicated dining area for guests to enjoy their meals.
      • Breathtaking Views: The accommodations boast stunning views of the surrounding environment.

      This package comes highly recommended for a diverse range of individuals, including families, honeymooners, solo travelers, celebrants of anniversaries and retirements, birthday enthusiasts, friends, as well as professional photographers.

      The ideal time for embarking on this safari is from December to May, to witness the calving season.

      This safari is entirely conducted overland, signifying that we will be using ground transportation to travel between each destination.

      Detailed Itinerary Idea

      Day 1. Arrival at Kilimanjaro International Airport, Distance 30km-1hour

        Welcome to Tanzania! Upon arrival at Kilimanjaro Airport, our professional team will warmly greet you and transport you to your accommodation in Arusha for relaxation and overnight. Briefing about the upcoming adventure can be done today or tomorrow morning.
        Arumeru River Lodge - Arusha

        Arumeru River Lodge

        The lodge is conveniently situated halfway between Kilimanjaro airport and Arusha town, at an approximate distance of one kilometer from the main road, within a distinctive and protected area. Spanning across a vast expanse of seven hectares, the lodge is encompassed by a secure perimeter fence. Within its magnificent gardens, you will have the pleasure of observing dik-diks, monkeys, and a diverse array of bird species. Moreover, the lodge offers captivating views of both the majestic Kilimanjaro and the Mount Meru.

        Day 2: Arusha to Tarangire National Park, Distance 170km-3.5 hours

          After breakfast head to Tarangire National Park.

          What will our day look like?
          After arriving in Tarangire National Park and complete all formalities then together with your private professional safari guide enter the park and start looking for wild animals, engage in an extraordinary adventure in Tarangire National Park, known for its unrivaled elephant population and striking baobab trees. Traverse the park's diverse habitats, encountering giraffes, zebras, and various bird species along the way. Bask in the serenity of the park's pristine landscapes, relishing the extraordinary sightings and the unparalleled tranquility nature has bestowed upon this unique haven.

          Meals Plan: Dinner, Mineral drinking water and Breakfast.

          Lunch, today you will enjoy your day meal in the bush.

          After enjoying a thrilling day game drive, you will depart the park during the evening hours and proceed to your lodge where you will spend the night.

          Ngorongoro farm house

          Ngorongoro Farm House

          Escape to the peaceful and picturesque Ngorongoro Farmhouse located on a vast coffee farm. This charming lodge is divided into two sections, each with its own lounge and bar areas, allowing for plenty of space. The rooms are tastefully decorated with local rustic materials, creating a colonial farm atmosphere. Conveniently situated just 3km from the entrance to the Ngorongoro Conservation Area, this lodge is an ideal option for a stopover between safaris. Relax by the sparkling swimming pool with stunning views of Oldeani Volcano or explore the plantation on a bike ride. During colder evenings, cozy up in the lounge, curled up with a captivating book beside a crackling fireplace.

          Day 3. Karatu to Central Serengeti National Park, Distance 230 km- 4.5 hours

            Prepare for an exhilarating expedition that will transport you through the enchanting landscapes of Karatu town and into the bountiful Ngorongoro highlands. As you journey through the esteemed Ngorongoro Conservation Area, brace yourself for an awe-inspiring encounter with the sprawling plains of the Serengeti National Park, which await you with open arms during the early afternoon.

            Let your spirit of adventure guide you as you delve into the world-renowned Serengeti, a realm inhabited by majestic creatures such as the mighty elephant, the formidable buffalo, the regal lion, the elusive leopard, and the magnificent rhino, collectively known as the Big Five. Prepare to be captivated by the abundant wildlife that calls this wondrous land home, as each day of your safari brings forth new and thrilling wildlife encounters.

            Over the next three nights, your base will be the extraordinary Kati Kati Tented Camp, a haven nestled amidst nature's embrace. Immerse yourself in the surroundings, finding respite within the comforts of your camp, before embarking on enthralling game drives that promise unforgettable sightings. The experiences that await you will be as diverse as they are enthralling, for the Serengeti is constantly evolving, ensuring that no two days on this safari will ever be the same.

            Embark on this extraordinary escapade, and let your senses be enlivened by the wonders that unravel before your eyes. Depending on the season, your adventure will take you to the heart of the central Serengeti for one night, followed by two nights in the captivating northern Serengeti (June – October). Embrace the spirit of exploration, for a world of untamed beauty and exhilaration awaits you in the Serengeti.

            Meals Plan: Dinner, Mineral drinking water and Breakfast.
            Serengeti Kati Kati Camp

            Serengeti Kati Kati Tented Camp

            This remarkable mobile tented safari camp is strategically located in the heart of the Central Serengeti, providing an unforgettable and fulfilling African safari experience. It is perfectly suited for individuals seeking an authentic safari adventure, as the camp offers a warm and inviting environment to explore the wonders of the Serengeti.

            Day 4. Full day in Central Serengeti National Park

              Explore Serengeti's Hidden Gem
              Begin your day with a delectable breakfast before embarking on an unforgettable adventure—a thrilling full-day game drive in the mesmerizing Serengeti National Park. The remarkable region encompassing Lobo and the Grumeti River boasts a delightful array of resident wildlife that flourishes all year round.

              Impressive creatures like elephants, buffalos, gazelles, zebras, mighty lions, elusive leopards, and swift cheetahs can be spotted here, regardless of the migratory patterns. Immerse yourself in exceptional game watching opportunities, where you can quietly track wildlife for extended periods without encountering other vehicles. An unexplored corner of the Serengeti Plains awaits you, filled with nature's wonders.

              As you traverse the park, be enchanted by the captivating sight of magnificent riverine trees adorning the tranquil river lines. In this serene habitat, you will also encounter a diverse range of avian species, including graceful kingfishers and majestic fish eagles. Marvel at their vibrant presence and add a touch of awe to your extraordinary safari experience.

              Come, revel in the secluded charm of Serengeti's hidden gem and create timeless memories amidst the untouched wilderness.

              Meals Plan: Dinner, Mineral drinking water and Breakfast.
              Serengeti Kati Kati Camp

              Serengeti Kati Kati Tented Camp

              This remarkable mobile tented safari camp is strategically located in the heart of the Central Serengeti, providing an unforgettable and fulfilling African safari experience. It is perfectly suited for individuals seeking an authentic safari adventure, as the camp offers a warm and inviting environment to explore the wonders of the Serengeti.

              Day 5&6. Serengeti National Park – Southern Serengeti National Park (Ndutu Region)

                After having breakfast, our next destination will be the Ndutu area in the Ngorongoro conservation area, which forms part of the eco-system of the southern Serengeti. Lake Ndutu, similar to other rift lakes, is alkaline in nature; however, the water remains drinkable and is utilized by a diverse range of local wildlife.

                Our afternoon activities will include a game drive in the Ndutu area. From December to April, the majority of the wildebeest migration can usually be observed on the short-grass plains. Furthermore, this region is regularly populated with abundant elephant herds, various bird species, and resident game.

                On the following day, an entire day will be dedicated to a thrilling game drive in the Ndutu area. This expedition will comprise an exploration of diverse habitats including swamps, woodland, soda lakes, and the renowned Serengeti short grass plains. Notably, during a brief timeframe starting from February and lasting for approximately three weeks, you will have the exceptional opportunity to observe large herds of wildebeest and zebras in the vicinity. This period coincides with the majority of wildebeest giving birth to their young.

                The vast expanse of grassland in this region offers minimal shelter, making the vulnerable newborns an easy target for a variety of predators. Astonishingly, wildebeest calves are capable of running within minutes of being born, and within just three days, they typically gain the strength to keep up with the rest of the herd.

                In the afternoon, we will return to our accommodation.

                Meals Plan: Dinner, Mineral drinking water and Breakfast.
                Ndutu Kati kati Tented Camp

                Ndutu Kati Kati

                Located in the south Serengeti from December to March, Ndutu Kati Kati is a seasonal mobile camp that offers a strategic base for exploring the vast southern region and witnessing the incredible migration.

                This camp provides not only comfortable accommodation but also a truly authentic safari experience. Their cozy tents seamlessly blend with the surrounding landscape, allowing guests to fully immerse themselves in the abundant wildlife and lush vegetation of the area. Inspired by the pioneering camps of Africa's early explorers, our unique form of lodging combines the charm of the past with the modern comforts of today.

                Day 7. Ndutu Area (Southern Serengeti) to Ngorongoro Crater, 60 km 1.5 hours

                  Get ready for an energizing start to the day! Following an early morning meal, embark on a thrilling journey down the steep trail that leads to the magnificent Ngorongoro Crater. Renowned as the largest and untouched caldera in the world, this breathtaking natural wonder teems with an astonishing array of wildlife. Keep your eyes peeled not only for zebras and wildebeests but also for the elusive black rhino and other members of the famed Big Five. You'll also encounter a fascinating array of animals including hyenas, waterbucks, bushbucks, eland, and over 500 species of birds. Following an exhilarating game drive and a refreshing picnic lunch, you'll bid farewell to the caldera in the afternoon and commence your return to Karatu town, arriving in the early evening.

                  Meals Plan: Dinner, Mineral drinking water and Breakfast.
                  Ngorongoro farm house

                  Ngorongoro Farm House

                  Ngorongoro Farmhouse is situated on a sprawling 500-acre coffee farm, providing an ideal environment for guests to unwind amidst the serene and picturesque surroundings. Immerse yourself in the breathtaking vistas of Oldeani Volcano while strolling along the enchanting coffee plantation.

                  This charming lodge is divided into two distinct sections, each featuring its own communal lounge and bar areas, fostering a sense of spaciousness. Exuding a traditional colonial farm ambiance, every room is thoughtfully adorned with rustic materials sourced from the local region.

                  An optimal choice for a convenient transit point between safaris, Ngorongoro Farm House is strategically positioned a mere 3km away from the entrance to the Ngorongoro Conservation Area. Indulge in relaxation by the shimmering swimming pool, offering panoramic views of the majestic Oldeani Volcano, or embark on an invigorating cycle ride around the splendid plantation. During colder evenings, cozy up in the lounge, curled up with a captivating book beside a crackling fireplace.

                  Day 8. International departure, Distance 200 km-3.5hours

                    After having our breakfast, we will be leaving Karatu town and making our way towards Kilimanjaro International Airport in order to catch our flight back home. We sincerely hope that our remarkable adventure has brought immense joy and happiness to your heart. We eagerly anticipate your future return to Tanzania someday. We extend our heartfelt gratitude for choosing to explore Tanzania with us.


                    • Lodge safari as per the specified itinerary
                    • Transportation in a 4×4 safari vehicle
                    • Professional guide fluent in English
                    • Overnight accommodations as per the itinerary
                    • Meals according to the itinerary Mineral water
                    • All mentioned activities
                    • All national park fees
                    • Flying Doctors insurance (AMREF) coverage during the safari
                    • Exclusions

                      • International flights
                      • Optional activities
                      • Alcoholic and soft drinks
                      • Visa fees
                      • Tips
                      • Personal spending money for souvenirs, etc.
                      • Travel insurance
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