• Arusha, Tanzania
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Tanzania Big 5 Luxury Safari

  • 3 Days, 2 Nights
  • + 2 Days Hotel Stay in Arusha city
  • Code: 3DTB5LLS
  • Starts From: $ 1,860 Per Person

Safari Highlights

Discover the profound and so complete game-viewing so profound in Africa. Name Africa’s big game and if you cannot sight it in Tanzania, you will be the most unfortunate. The “Big 5”-elephant, buffalo, rhino, lion and leopard.

Explore the Serengeti with the greatest land migration on earth and Ngorongoro Crater, dubbed as the 8th wonder of the world with a staggering concentration of about 30,000 animals where is big possibility of spotting the big 5 which includes lion, leopard, elephants, buffalo & the rare black rhino. You will capture amazing, unique and infinite amount of photos.

This 3 days 2 night safari is perfectly tailored for those with time constraints and wishes to experience Tanzania's wilderness in a cozy room equipped with all the necessary things including Wi-Fi. A large variety of food for meat lovers and vegetarians will not leave you indifferent!

Why you choose this Safari

  • Discover Africa’s Big 5.
  • Witness Incredible Wildlife Encounters.
  • Best price that won't break the bank.
  • Single travelers can join this group safari.
  • This Safari can be customized on request.
  • Inexhaustible vigor of Wildlife
  • Ultimate African adventure safari.
  • Luxury lodge accommodations.
  • Starts any day, if availability permits.
  • Joining group keeps safari costs down.

Additional Info



Min Age

Max Pax


Pick Up

Drop Off


5 days

No limit





Safari Itinerary


Day 1: Arrive at KIA and transfer to Arusha City

After you arrive at Kilimanjaro International Airport (JRO), you will be met by our representative who will transfer you to Arusha City.

  • -Bed & Breakfast Hotel accommodation. Check-in starts at 2:00 PM.
  • -Overnight at Mount Meru Hotel / Kibo Palace hotels in Arusha City or similar.
  • 2

    Day 2: Arusha City- Serengeti National Park

    Wake up early in the morning whereby will take a cup of fresh brewed Tanzanian coffee. After breakfast you will take your way to Serengeti national park heading in a northwesterly direction. Head up the winding, switch-back road and into the Ngorongoro Highlands continue to the Serengeti national park (endless plain) for afternoon to sunset game drive in the heart of Serengeti Park before you heard to your overnight camp for dinner and overnight. Afterwards gather round the campfire before heading off to bed. Relax in your comfortable surroundings tonight as you are lulled to sleep by the sounds of the Serengeti plains.

  • -Distance: 335 km from Arusha City.
  • -No game-viewing drive time: 4-5 hours.
  • -Meals: Breakfast, Hot Lunch/ Picnic lunch & Dinner.
  • -Dinner and overnight at the Ang'ata Tented Camp/ Serengeti Serena Lodge in the Serengeti or similar.
  • 3 Day 3: Full day in the endless plain of Serengeti national park. 

    After breakfast, head for full day game viewing in the Serengeti with a picnic lunch in the search for the “Big 5” – lion, leopard, buffalo, elephant and rhino. Famed for its annual migration, Serengeti offers the most scintillating game-viewing in Africa such as great herds of buffalo, smaller groups of elephant and giraffe, big cats (lion, leopard and cheetah), thousands upon thousands eland, topi, kongoni, impala and grant gazelle binds the Serengeti’s ecosystem much as it has done for the past two million years. Over 500 bird species ranging from the out-sized ostrich and bizarre secretary bird of the open grassland to the black eagles that soar effortlessly above the sky. Later in the afternoon, you may experience one of the blazing Serengeti sunsets, with silhouetted acacia trees and the call of the wild close at hand.

  • -Full day game-viewing drive.
  • -Meals: Breakfast, Hot Lunch/ Picnic lunch & Dinner.
  • -Dinner and overnight at the Ang'ata Tented Camp/ Serengeti Serena Lodge in the Serengeti or similar.
  • 4

    Day 4: Ngorongoro Crater -Arusha City

    After having a hearty breakfast, head to Ngorongoro Crater where you will descend down to the Crater floor. Sight zebra and wildebeest mix on the crater floor along with some 50 lions, 400 hyenas, grant’s and Thomson’s gazelles, cheetah, antelopes, hippos, various types of jackal, greater and lesser flamingo and many other species. Enjoy your picnic Lunch at the Site with a spectacular wildlife and scenery views. Late afternoon, drive back to Arusha City.

  • -Distance: 335 km from Arusha City.
  • -No game-viewing drive time: 3 hours.
  • -Overnight at Mount Meru Hotel / Kibo Palace hotels in Arusha City or similar.
  • 5

    Day 5: Departure

  • Rest in the hotel and transfer to the airport or prolong your stay in Tanzania to Mt. Kilimanjaro / Mt. Meru climbs or luxury and relaxation holiday in Zanzibar Island.
  • Note

  • Hotel check-out is at 11:00 AM. In case you need a late check-out because of an evening flight, there is the option to extend your hotel stay for an extra fee.
  • Safari Map


  • √ Private professional experienced English-speaking safari driver/guide.
  • √ Safari vehicle (land cruiser 4x4) with pop-up roof.
  • √ Pick-up & Drop Off at Kilimanjaro International Airport (JRO)
  • √ Transfer to and back to the hotel in Arusha city.
  • √ All accommodation before and after safari (double room, breakfast included).
  • √ Lodge accommodation as specified in the Itinerary (Unless listed as upgrade).
  • √ All park fees (For non-residents).
  • √ All Value Added Taxes.
  • √ Three meals(As specified in the day-by-day Itinerary).
  • √ Bottled drinking water and soft drinks throughout the safari.
  • √ Medical kit and wet wipes.
  • √ 1 Binocular per safari vehicle.
  • Excluded

  • ∆ International flights tickets (from/to home)
  • ∆ Personal items (souvenirs, travel insurance, visa fees, etc.).
  • ∆ Lunch and dinner in hotel (only before and after safari).
  • ∆ Tips to your safari guide (Tipping guideline US $10-20 per day).
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