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Tanzania Safaris
3 days Tanzania safari to Serengeti and Ngorongoro
Ngorongoro Conservation area, Serengeti national park

The best 3 days Tanzania safari to Serengeti and Ngorongoro

The best 3 days Tanzania safari to Serengeti and Ngorongoro Overview

This exhilarating 3 days Tanzania safari promises an unforgettable adventure through the iconic landscapes of Tarangire, Ngorongoro, and Lake Manyara, starting your safari from Arusha or Moshi. The journey begins at Tarangire National Park, renowned for its vast savannahs, picturesque baobab trees, and diverse wildlife, including herds of elephants, graceful giraffes, and majestic lions.

The next stop takes you to the breathtaking Ngorongoro Conservation Area, home to the iconic Ngorongoro Crater. As you descend into this ancient volcanic caldera, witness the spectacle of thousands of wildebeests, zebras, and gazelles grazing alongside the elusive black rhinoceros and mighty African buffalo. Finally, visit the enchanting Lake Manyara National Park, famous for its pristine lake, tree-climbing lions, troops of baboons, pink-hued flamingos, and a myriad of colorful bird species. Take with you cherished memories of this extraordinary 3-day Tanzanian safari to Tarangire, Ngorongoro, and Lake Manyara, where the untamed beauty of nature unfolded before your eyes.

The best time for 3 days safari to Tarangire, Ngorongoro, and Manyara

The best time to go on a 3-day safari to Tarangire, Ngorongoro, and Manyara is during the dry season, which runs from June to October. During this time, the weather is dry and sunny, making it easier to spot wildlife as they gather around watering holes. Also, the shoulder seasons of January to February and November to December can also be good times to visit, as there are fewer tourists and the weather is still relatively dry.

The best price for 3 days Tarangire, Ngorongoro, and Lake Manyara safari

The best and most affordable price for the 3-day Tanzania safari to Tarangire, Ngorongoro crater, and Lake Manyara is from $600 to $1800 per traveler depending on the kind of safari accommodation preferred, number of people in a group, type of safari services offered. These prices and costs can be paid in Pounds, Dollars, Euros, and Tanzania Shillings.

Package Inclusion & Exclusions


The best day-by-day detailed itinerary for the most popular 3 days Tanzania safari to Tarangire, Ngorongoro crater, and Lake Manyara: Day 1: Arusha or Moshi to Tarangire National Park; Day 2: Mto wa Mbu to Ngorongoro crater; Day 3: Lake Manyara to Arusha.

Your adventure begins as you depart from either Arusha or Moshi and head towards Tarangire National Park. Upon arrival, you will be greeted by the park's magnificent landscapes, including vast savannahs and iconic baobab trees. Embark on an exciting game drive, where you'll have the opportunity to encounter a wide array of wildlife, from majestic elephants to graceful giraffes and elusive predators like lions and leopards. As the sun starts to set, you'll make your way to the charming town of Mto wa Mbu, where you'll spend the night, surrounded by the warm hospitality of the locals.
After a hearty breakfast, you'll embark on a full-day adventure to the renowned Ngorongoro Crater. Descending into this UNESCO World Heritage Site, you'll be awestruck by the breathtaking views of the caldera's floor, which harbors a rich ecosystem teeming with diverse wildlife. Encounter an abundance of animals, including wildebeests, zebras, buffalos, hippos, and a high chance of spotting the elusive black rhinoceros. After an exhilarating day of game drives and wildlife sightings, you'll return to Mto wa Mbu for another comfortable overnight stay.
On your final day, you'll set off towards Lake Manyara National Park, known for its scenic beauty and varied wildlife. Explore the park's diverse habitats, ranging from the lush groundwater forest to the vast soda lake that attracts countless flamingos. Keep an eye out for the park's famous tree-climbing lions, as well as baboons, elephants, zebras, and a wide array of bird species. After a rewarding day exploring Lake Manyara, you'll head back to Arusha, where you can reminisce about your incredible safari experiences and carry the memories of Tanzania's natural wonders with you.

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