3 Days Safari

Ngorongoro crater, Lake Manyara and Tarangire National Parks

What to Expect on 3 days safari?

This three days Safari is set to explore Tarangire, Ngorongoro crater and Lake Manyara in the Northern Circuit of Tanzania. The two national parks and the crater can be visited in a short itinerary like this because they are relatively close to each other and they have unique features and unique dominant wildlife. You’ll have possibilities to see: Elephants, Lions, Zebras, Wildebeest, Giraffes, Hippos, impalas, snakes and other animals.

Mount Meru is Tanzania’s second-highest mountain after Mount Kilimanjaro. At the height of 4566 meters, mount Meru is one of Africa’s highest peaks.

Mount Meru is inside Arusha national park, about 70 km west of Mount Kilimanjaro. Unlike Mount Kilimanjaro which has many routes to the summit, Mount Meru has only one route from starting gate to the summit.

Mount Meru has two peaks, the first peak is called Socialist Peak (4566 meters). The Socialist Peak is the summit. Another peak is called Little Meru, which is 3801 meters high.When you climb Mount Meru you will have the option of reaching both the summit

Mount Meru is considered the center of all physical, metaphysical, and spiritual universes.

Highlights of 3 days safari

Day 1 Safari

Day 1: Transfer from Moshi/Arusha to Tarangire National Park and game drive at the park.

The baobab trees: get ready to hear interesting facts of these largest trees in the whole world.

Large amounts of elephants and learn about these wonderful and intelligent animals.

The landscape of the park including its magical river that gives the name to the national park, the river is called Tarangire river.

Spot predators as they look for animals who go for water at Tarangire river.

Day 2: Transfer from Tarangire area to Ngorongoro Crater.

Spot most of the Africa’s big five. If you’re lucky you may even see black rhinos!

Visit the famous hippo pool and have a picnic lunch there.

Watch the common animals in the crater which are wildebeest, zebras, elephants, buffalos, spotted hyenas, jackals, elands and Thompson’s gazelles.

Enjoy breathtaking view of the crater as you spend a night on an accommodation on the crater rim.

Visit Lake Magadi and watch flamingos and other birds.

Day 3: Transfer from Ngorongoro crater area to Lake Manyara National Park then drive to Moshi.

Spot varieties of birds including the famous pink flamingos.

Large amounts of elephants and learn about these wonderful and intelligent animals.

The landscape of the park including its relationship with the Great Rift Valley wall, its alkaline lake and hot spring.

Spot predators such as tree climbing lions.

Please note:

  • Itineraries are flexible and we customize them according to your needs. 
  • Airport pick up and drop off are optional, meaning if you are already in Moshi or Arusha or you can arrange your own airport transfers, we can take them out of the price for this tour.
  • Pre safari and post safari accommodation are optional.

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Our 3 days safari start at $900 per person. Inquire for a quote below.