3 days northern Tanzania lodging Safari

3 Days

This 3 days northen Tanzania lodging Safari will cover the 3 most popular destinations in Tanzania – Lake Manyara National Park , Ngorongoro Crater and Tarangire National Park. Tour starts and ends at Arusha. With our experienced driver guides, it will be a trip of a lifetime! Three of the most famous national parks of Tanzania in 3 days manyara ngorongoro and tarangire , You will first visit the Lake Manyara National Park with its tree climbing lions and more than 400 different bird species await you . Afterwards, you will head to the Ngorongoro crater, a true animal paradise with the chance to observe the “Big Five” in one day. Finally, Tarangire National Park with its large elephant herds and the impressive baobab trees. At the end of your trip you will get a chance to visit local communities in Arusha where you can impact by using your skills knowledge or experience.

Tarangire – This park is home to one of the largeset elephant populations in Africa. In addition, there are large numbers of impalas, elands, buffaloes, giraffes, Bohor reedbuck, Coke’s hartebeest, Thompson’s gazelle, the greater and lesser kudu and on rare occasions, the unusual gerenuk and fringe –eared Oryx are also seen. A few black rhinos are also thought to be still present in this park.

The Ngorongoro Crater and surrounding highlands together form one of Africa’s most beautiful regions. Volcanic craters form stunning backdrops to some of the most fertile and richest grazing grounds in Africa. The most famous such crater is without question Ngorongoro, the world’s largest intact volcanic caldera and home to the highest density of big game in Africa. Ngorongoro is justifiably one of the continent’s most famous safari destinations.   

Lake Manyara – Located on the way to Ngorongoro Crater and the Serengeti, Lake Manyara National Park is worth a stop in its own right. Its ground water forests, bush plains, baobab strewn cliffs, and algae-streaked hot springs offer incredible ecological variety in a small area, rich in wildlife and incredible numbers of birds.


This 3 days northern Tanzania lodging safari must-visit safari North Circuit special takes you through the most famous northern circuit parks (Lake Manyara, Tarangire, and get on something extra special the world-renowned Ngorongoro crater.

From Manyara’s tree-climbing lions to 2nd largest elephant population Tarangire National Park and last but not least the world-renowned, world heritage and breathtaking Ngorongoro crater. You will have the time of your life pursuing the big Five in these three amazing parks.


  • Budget northern Tanzania lodging safari
  • best for kids
  • recommended for students and volunteers
  • top rated short safari experience


Pick up at 7:30 AM from your hotel/hostel or Airport in Kilimanjaro or Arusha and depart for Lake Manyara National Park to start your 3 days northen Tanzania lodging safari with a picnic lunch box for a full day game drive. As you enter the national park, lush forests of Acacia and Mahogany trees begin to set the mood for what is waiting ahead. The game drive will go on till evening with a small break for picnic lunch.

During the game drive watch out for buffaloes, giraffes, impalas, baboons and the blue monkeys. Another spectacle of Lake Manyara National park is the tree climbing lions, however spotting them is a game of luck. In the right season, you can see the shoreline turning pink with millions of flamingos flocking there.

Post the game drive, you will head back to poapark lodge where a delicious dinner awaits you.

After an early breakfast, our guide will pick you up heading to ngorongoro conservation for descending to the crater floor for game drive of 8 hours. You can expect to see lions, elephants, Zebras, Hippos, Flamingos, Jackals, Rhinos Antelopes and many birds. The birds seen here include eagle, vulture, and flamingos in the Crater Lake, stork, bats, giant vulture, sacred ibis, kori bustard, blacksmith plover, long necked heron and the cattle eagle.

In the afternoon you will have your picnic lunch at the beautiful Hippo pool, you proceed with your game drive in the crater until late afternoon where you will begin a steep ascend to the top exit of the crater.

With a 2hr drive left to your accommodation in mto wa mbu, the day will come to a close. Freshly made delicious dinner is kept ready for you at your chosen accommodation. All these days of the safari, will have you quite tired and a good rest is essential. The next day you will begin the last leg of your safari.

Day 3 :

The final day of your 3 days northern Tanzania safari will begin as usual by 7:30 AM after a nice breakfast. The destination for today is Tarangire National Park where you will have a half day game drive. Tanzania’s sixth largest National park is known for its majestic baobab trees that dot the landscape, dwarfing the animals that feed beneath them. The Tarangire River is the centerpiece of this park which is famous for some of the largest herds of elephants in Africa.

Here you may see lion, leopard, cheetah, lesser kudu, buffalo, Oryx, eland, giraffe and zebra. By mid afternoon, you will branch out and head towards Arusha where you will be dropped off to your preferred location by about 6PM in the evening. With an incredible experience and loads of memories to cherish, this is the time you bid goodbye to your team.

This will be the end of your 3 days northern Tanzania lodging safari

cost incluedes

  • 3 days according to the itinerary
  • Transportation in a 4×4 safari vehicle
  • Professional, English-speaking guide
  • Accommodation
  • Meals according to the itinerary
  • Mineral water
  • All mentioned activities
  • All national park fees

cost exclude

  • Flights
  • Optional activities
  • Alcoholic and soft drinks
  • Visa fees
  • Tips
  • Personal spending money for souvenirs etc.
  • Travel insurance

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3 days northern Tanzania lodging Safari
From $640
/ Adult