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5-Day Tanzania Safari on a Budget from Arusha

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    What to Expect
    Day 1: Tarangire National Park (L/D)

    We will pick you up from your accommodation in Arusha and afterwards, we will proceed to Tarangire National park.

    One of the largest national park in Tanzania located in Manyara region, this place is characterized by the large herds of elephants, tree climbing lions, and the fascinating baobab trees also called the Tree of Life for its almost mythical powers that some cultures attach to it. This park is especially known for Tarangire river which flows all year round and the only source of water for wild animals during dry seasons.

    Overnight: Budget Camping

    Day 2-3: Central Serengeti National Park (B/L/D)

    After breakfast, we will drive to Serengeti National Park in the Central Seronera. This park is well known for its healthy stock of resident wildlife, particularly the "Big Five": Lion, Leopard, Elephant, Rhino, Buffalo.Serengeti is believed to hold the largest population of lions in Africa due in part to the abundance of prey species. African Leopard: These reclusive predators are commonly seen in the Seronera region but are present throughout the national park. Serengeti, a UNESCO world heritage site is home to around 200,000 zebras, and 300,000 Thomson’s gazelle joining the wildebeest’s trek for fresh grazing. 

    Overnight: Budget Camping

    Day 4: Ngorongoro Crater (B/L/D)

    After breakfast, we will leave for an early morning drive to Ngorongoro Conservation Area for a game drive. This is another UNESCO World Heritage Site located west of Arusha in the crater highlands of Tanzania. This area is named after Ngorongoro Crater, the world's largest caldera. The stunning landscape of Ngorongoro with its highconcentration of wildlife of some 25,000 animals makes this place one of the most exotic natural wonders on earth.

    Overnight: Budget Camping

    Day 5: Lake Manyara National Park (B/L)

    After breakfast, we will drive to Lake Manyara via Maasai village. The Park derives its name from the Maasai word Manyara, which is the name for the plant Euphorbia Tirucalli, a plant the Maasai people use to grow livestock stockades. Manyara produce a stockproof hedge, which is very durable among other similar kinds. A specimen of Euphorbia tirucalli can be found at the entrance of the gate.

    The Great Rift Valley belong in the faultline in the earth’s crust which stretches 8,000 kilometers (4,971 miles) from Turkey to the mouth of the Zambezi River in Mozambique. The fault is so massive that when astronauts landed on the moonm the Rift Valley was clearly visible to them.

    In the afternoon, you will be taken to the Airport for your flight back home.
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    Important Information
    Departure Point
    Your Arusha accommodation
    Departure Time
    7:00 AM
    5 days
    Return Details
    Returns to original departure point or Kilimanjaro Airport (JRO)
    • All accommodation as per itinerary
    • Meals as per itinerary (B=breakfast, L=lunch, D=dinner)
    • Hotel pickup and drop-off
    • Transport by private vehicle
    • Bottled water
    • Driver/guide
    • Alcoholic drinks (available to purchase)
    • Gratuities
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received within 48 hours of booking, subject to availability
    • Children must be accompanied by an adult
    • Please advise any specific dietary requirements at time of booking
    • A minimum of 2 people per booking is required
    • This experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If it’s canceled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund
    Cancellation Policy
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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    I used this company for the 5 day group safari because it was priced really well and includes all of the main parks. I ended up being the only person in the safari so I basically got a private safari for an amazing price! My driver was George and he was very nice and very
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    Response from Petro R, Owner at 5-Day Tanzania Safari on a Budget from Arusha
    Responded 29 Sep 2019
    Dear A3459W Jambo from Tanzania and Jambo from Gosheni safaris Africa Thank you for your words of encouragement, we're undoubtedly delighted to know we arranged a incredible safari holiday for you. We always have your best interest at heart while working on creating your perfect getaway. We are your reliable locals, using our expertise to give you an experience that is not only memorable, but also authentic George is absolutely professional guide , we're very proud of him and each place you visited, for looking after you so well and managed to show you all our African big 5 Your Tanzania safari was wonderful and we cannot wait to welcome you back again when you're ready for more. Tanzania is in deed unforgettable!! Asante Sana !!!
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