5-Day Tanzania Lodge Safari: A Journey into the Heart of Wildlife Splendor

11th Apr 2024
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Tour Overview

Embark on an unforgettable journey through the heart of Tanzania's breathtaking landscapes and abundant wildlife with our exclusive 5-day lodge safari. Designed for adventurers seeking the perfect blend of comfort and excitement, this safari promises an immersive experience into the untamed beauty of Tanzania.

Tour Itinerary

Day 1: Arrival in Arusha

Upon your arrival at Kilimanjaro International Airport, you will be greeted by our representative who will transfer you to your lodge in Arusha. After settling in, you can relax and unwind, or take a stroll around the lodge's surroundings to get acquainted with the lush landscapes of Tanzania. Dinner will be served at the lodge, where you'll have the chance to meet your safari guide and discuss the upcoming adventure.

Day 2: Arusha to Tarangire National Park

After breakfast, we depart from Arusha towards Tarangire National Park, known for its large herds of elephants and iconic baobab trees. Upon arrival, embark on your first game drive, where you'll have the opportunity to spot various wildlife species including lions, leopards, giraffes, and numerous bird species. Enjoy a picnic lunch within the park surrounded by the picturesque scenery. In the late afternoon, head to your lodge located within or near the park for dinner and overnight stay.

Day 3: Tarangire to Serengeti National Park

Today, we journey towards the world-renowned Serengeti National Park, home to the Great Migration and one of Africa's most spectacular wildlife destinations. En route, enjoy a game drive through the Ngorongoro Conservation Area, offering breathtaking views of the expansive plains and unique landscapes. Arrive at your lodge in the Serengeti in time for lunch, followed by an afternoon game drive in search of the Big Five and other wildlife encounters. As the day comes to a close, return to your lodge for dinner and relaxation under the African sky.

Day 4: Full-day Safari in Serengeti

Wake up to the mesmerizing sounds of the Serengeti and embark on a full-day safari adventure. Explore different regions of the park, each offering its own distinct ecosystem and wildlife sightings. Witness the vast savannah teeming with wildebeests, zebras, gazelles, and predators on the hunt. Break for a picnic lunch at a scenic spot within the park, surrounded by the sights and sounds of the African wilderness. Continue your exploration until late afternoon before returning to your lodge for a sumptuous dinner and overnight stay.

Day 5: Serengeti to Arusha, Departure

After breakfast, bid farewell to the Serengeti as we embark on our journey back to Arusha. Enjoy a leisurely drive through the Serengeti plains, with opportunities for wildlife spotting along the way. Arrive in Arusha by midday, where you'll be transferred to the airport or your onward destination, marking the end of your unforgettable Tanzania Lodge Safari experience.


- Accommodation in lodges or tented camps

- Professional safari guide/driver

- Safari vehicle (4x4 Land Cruiser or similar)

- Meals as specified in the itinerary (breakfast, lunch, dinner)

- Bottled water during the safari

- Park fees and entrance fees to the mentioned attractions

- Game drives and wildlife viewing activities

- Pick-up and drop-off at agreed-upon locations (e.g., airport, hotel)

- All taxes and government fees

Not Included:

- International airfare

- Visa fees (if applicable)

- Travel insurance

- Alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverages (unless specified)

- Tips and gratuities for safari guides, drivers, and lodge/camp staff

- Optional activities and excursions not mentioned in the itinerary

- Personal expenses (souvenirs, laundry, phone calls, etc.)