3 days Tanzania budget safari

3 days Tanzania budget safari

  • 3 days 2 night
  • Max People : 2 - 6
  • Type of Tour : Private/group

3 days Tanzania budget safari: overview

This 3 days Tanzania budget safari you will have the opportunity to visit 3 of Tanzania’s most famous national park destinations - Tarangire National,Ngorongoro crater and Lake Manyara.This budget safari is designed to provide an affordable way to explore these natural wonders by sharing transportation with other visitors. It is also a suitable choice for families looking to experience the beauty of Tanzania without no expensive unlike luxury safari. This 3 days budget Tanzania safari itinerary begins and ends in Arusha, a popular starting point for safaris in Tanzania. You will start by exploring Tarangire National Park for(home of 6000 elephants,550 birds and baobas tree) you will stay 1 night before heading to Ngorongoro Crater.One the second day your budget tour proceed to Ngorongoro The crater is home to an estimated 25,000 large animals, including iconic species such as lions, elephants, zebras, and wildebeests.The last day of your 3 days Tanzania safari you will visit lake manyara famous for tree climbing lions and also best destination for birdwatching over 400 birds and many other animals.The tour includes budget accommodation and shared transportation, offering a cost-effective way to experience these iconic locations.

Best Time to Visit Tarangire,Lake Manyara,Ngorongoro: The optimal time to visit Ngorongoro Crater and Tarangire National Park and Lake Manyara is during the dry season, which typically falls between late June to September and December to February. During these months, the weather is more favorable for wildlife viewing, as animals tend to gather around water sources due to the scarcity of water in the park.

3 Days Tanzania Budget Safari Itinerary

Day 1 - Arusha to Tarangire National Park

Your 3-day budget safari begins early in the morning with a pick-up from your hotel in Arusha. After a short briefing, you will drive to Tarangire National Park(Approximately 120 kilometers, 2-3 hours drive).The park is known for its large herds of elephants and baobab trees. The park covers an area of 1,100 square miles and is home to various wildlife species, including lions, leopards, cheetahs, and wild dogs. The park’s landscape is characterized by vast savannas, rivers, and swamps. Upon arrival at the park, you will start a game drive where you will have the chance to spot various wildlife species. The park is particularly famous for its large herds of elephants, which can be seen wandering around the park’s water sources. After a picnic lunch, you will continue your game drive in search of more wildlife.In the late afternoon, you will depart for Karatu, where you will spend the night at a budget accommodation.

Day 2 - Ngorongoro crater

On the second day of your itinerary, you will transfer to Ngorongoro Conservation Area for a full-day tour of the famous Ngorongoro Crater. The journey from Tarangire takes around 3 hours, providing stunning views of the Great Rift Valley and local Maasai communities along the way. Ngorongoro Crater is a large volcanic caldera that serves as a natural habitat for various wildlife species. The crater floor is approximately 260 km² (100 mi²) in size and ranges from 1700 to 2200 meters (5600 to 7200 feet) above sea level. The diverse ecosystem within the crater includes grasslands, forests, and freshwater lakes that support a wide range of animals..

During your 5-hour tour, you will have the opportunity to spot some of Africa’s most iconic species, including the Big Five: African elephant, black rhinoceros, Cape buffalo, lion, and leopard. Additionally, you may encounter various antelope species, zebra, hippopotamus, and over 500 bird species. After an exhilarating day exploring the Ngorongoro Crater, you will depart and drive to Arusha for departure if your planning another destination you will take a rest night and dinner at hotel and prepare for your upcoming adventures.

Day 2 - lake Manyara National park

Lake Manyara and Return to Arusha: On the third day, you will visit Lake Manyara National Park before returning to Arusha. Lake Manyara is famous for its tree-climbing lions and diverse birdlife. You can enjoy a safari drive in the park, admiring the scenic beauty of the lake and its surroundings. After exploring Lake Manyara, you will head back to Arusha, concluding your safari adventure.

Price Includes

  • All taxes and VAT applicable
  • National Park Entrance fee
  • Transport
  • pre-tour briefing with the guide
  • Proffesional driver guide
  • Meals and accommodation

price excludes

  • Tips / gratuities
  • Beverages such as soft drinks, alcohol etc.
  • International flights
  • Insurance
  • Visas
  • Items of a personal nature

key feutures about The 3 days Tanzania budget safari(Tarangire and ngorongoro)

1. Affordability : One of the main benefits of opting for a 3 days budget safari in Tanzania is the affordability it offers. Compared to luxury safaris, budget safaris are more cost-effective, making it accessible to a wider range of travelers who may have budget constraints but still want to experience the beauty of Tanzania’s wildlife and landscapes.

2. Budget accommodation :On this 3 days budget safari you will stay in public campgrounds/campsites with shared public toilet facilities (flush toilets) and public showers (where available; may be cold). If you are not used to this type of camping.There can be animals coming through these campsites.The accommodations are basic yet comfortable, often consisting of tents equipped with essential amenities such as sleeping bags, mattresses, and portable toilets.

3. Group sharing: Group sharing safaris are an excellent option for budget travelers as they allow you to split the cost of the safari with other travelers. This means that you can enjoy the same experience at a fraction of the cost of a private safari. The cost of a group sharing safari typically includes transportation, accommodation, meals, and park fees, making it easier to budget for your Tanzania budget trip in Tanzania

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