Apart from the luxury lodging safari that we offer in Tanzania, we also offer Budget lodge safaris in which safari lovers can go on a wonderful African safari while staying at Budget lodging. This is made possible by our great knowledge of the area and what Tanzania has to offer in terms of accommodation.
Through our first hand knowledge of the accommodation options we have been able to offer lots and lots of Safari enthusiasts a chance to savor Tanzania’s wealth of wildlife as well as cultural heritage while keeping their budgets as low as they wish.
Below is a Sample of a 7 days Budget Safari in Tanzania covering all the highlights of the Northern Circuit. This package can be customized to last for fewer days depending on the number of days you have to spend on safari in Tanzania.
Day 01- Arrival Arusha
On arrival we will meet you at the Kilimanjaro International Airport, and transfer you to Arusha where you will check in at the Lush Gardens Hotel for overnight. Our Safari Manager will spend a few minutes with you for a short safari briefing then leave you to relax. Bed and Breakfast.
Day 02 – Tarangire National Park
At around 08.00 AM in the morning our drive will be at the hotel and after packing your luggage on the 4×4 safari land cruiser you will start on your drive across the Maasai Steppe and over to the third largest national park in Tanzania; Tarangire National Park. After registration at the gate you will continue with game drives inside the park until late afternoon when you drive to Elephant Tented Lodge for dinner and overnight. Breakfast, Lunch box and Dinner included.
Day 03 – Lake Manyara National Park budget lodge safari Tanzania
We go for a morning game drive in Tarangire National Park (if you wish) then drive back to the lodge for breakfast. We will then drive to the Great Rift Valley to the beautiful national Park of Lake Manyara. We will register at the gate and continue doing game drives in this ever lush green park until late in
We go for a morning game drive in Tarangire National Park (if you wish) then drive back to the lodge for breakfast. We will then drive to the Great Rift Valley to the beautiful national Park of Lake Manyara. We will register at the gate and continue doing game drives in this ever lush green park until late in afternoon when we drive to the lodge for overnight. We take a lunch box at one of the picnic sites in the park. In the afternoon you can decide to do guided biking at Mto wa Mbu (cost not included). For this budget Tanzania Safari we stay at Nsya Lodge and Camp. All meals included.
Day 04 – Serengeti National Park
On this day we wake up early and after breakfast we drive up to the Loduare Gate where we will register for transiting the Ngorongoro Conservation Area. We will have a brief stop for some most stunning views over the Crater floor at the view point then drive down for another stop at Olduvai Gorge where the Leakey family discovered the old hominid fossils that suggest that Africa is the cradle of mankind. We will then enter Serengeti National Park through Naabi gate where we will also take our picnic lunch. We will continue with game drives across the Serengeti National Park towards our safari camp where we will stay overnight for today. Overnight at the Ikoma Safari Camp. All meals are included.
Day 05 – Full day Serengeti
Early morning game drive if you wish then after breakfast at the Camp we leave with a lunch box for a full day of game drives in the Serengeti plains. Serengeti National Park is where the Great Migration of wildebeests accompanied by thousands of Zebras and gazelles happen every year and depending on the time of travel you will witness this amazing natural phenomenon. Apart from the wildebeests migration, there is an unparalleled abundance of wild animals and birds that can be witnessed all year round. Overnight at Ikoma Safari Camp. All meals included.
Day 06 – Ngorongoro Crater Tour
We leave early today after breakfast and rive through the Naabi gate to The Ngorongoro Conservation Area where we will register and descend to the Crater floor. Ngorongoro crater is the world’s largest un broken Caldera and the home for an amazing concentration of wild animals that can be seen nowhere else in the world. A world heritage site declared by the UN body UNESCO, the Crater is home for the Big Five and with a little luck you may spot them in a single day of game drives. Later in the afternoon we drive up the Crater Rim for dinner and overnight at Rhino Lodge or Octagon Lodge in Karatu. All meals included.
Day 07 – Ngorongoro – Arusha – Departure
A leisurely breakfast and after breakfast at the lodge you will visit a Maasai Village to witness a bit of culture and traditions of these pastoralist tribe who have stood the test of time and kept their ancient ways of life. If the weather permits and if you are into it, we can also go for a ranger guided nature walk in the Ngorongoro forests then drive back to Arusha town where the safari ends.
End of budget Safari.