This 6 day Northern Circuit Safari, is a classic Tanzania trip. It takes in Ngorongoro, Serengeti and Lake Manyara. The start and end is at Arusha - not farfrom Kilimanjaro International Airport. A nice add on for this safari is some beach & relaxation time either on Tanzania’s coast or in Zanzibar.

Day 1 - Arusha to Ngorongoro

The tour starts with lunch in Arusha town at 1230hrs. 1400hrs, drive to Ngorongoro Conservation Area. Dinner and overnight at the Ngorongoro Serena Lodge.

Ngorongoro Serena Lodge, Tanzania

Day 2 - Ngorongoro Crater safari and onto Northern Serengeti

Today you will descend 2000 feet (over 600 meters) to the floor of the crater for a half day crater tour. Explore the forest areas that are inhabited by monkeys and elephants, the lake area, where you may see the flamingos and the open savannah where the lions hunt for food, African safari at its best. Lunch at the lodge. After lunch, drive to Serengeti National Park and proceed to the Lobo on the Northern part of Serengeti. Dinner and overnight at the Lobo Wildlife Lodge

Lobo Wildlife Lodge, Tanzania

Day 3 - On safari in the Serengeti

Enjoy morning game drives in the endless plains of the Serengeti for a chance to see the great herds of wildebeest, zebras and gazelles or a pride of lions lounging in the shade. Return to your lodge for lunch before departing to central part of Serengeti National Park for dinner and overnight at Serengeti Serena Lodge.

Serengeti Serena Lodge, Tanzania

Day 4 - Safari to the Southern Serengeti

Early morning game drive and morning game drive in the Serengeti National Park. Lunch at the lodge. After lunch, drive to Ndutu area on the border between Ngorongoro and Serengeti, game viewing en route. Dinner and overnight at the Lake Ndutu Luxury Tented Lodge in southern Serengeti.

Lake Ndutu Luxury Tented Lodge, Tanzania
Sunset overlooking Serengeti at Lake Ndutu Luxury Tented Lodge, Tanzania

Day 5 - Serengeti to Lake Manyara

Morning game drive around Ndutu Area.  Lunch at Ndutu camp or the lodge. After lunch drive to Olduvai Gorge, site of Louis and Mary Leakey’s renowned archaeological discoveries. Their findings include some of the mans earliest known ancestral remains. Continue driving to Lake Manyara for dinner and overnight at Lake Manyara Serena Lodge.

Elephants near Lake Manyara Serena, Tanzania
Lake Manyara Serena fromthe air, Tanzania

Day 6 - Safari ends at Arusha

After an early breakfast, you will depart for a morning game drive in Lake Manyara National Park whose inhabitants include hippos, monkeys, tree climbing lions, flamingos and other varieties of birdlife. Mid morning, drive back to Arusha. Lunch at a restaurant in Arusha town.

Safari Prices

* Prices are quoted ‘per person sharing’, based on the number of guests in your group.

Mar & 1 Nov - 21 Dec 2019
1 PAX     4217
2 PAX     3166
3 PAX     2815
4 PAX     2640
5 PAX     2535
6 PAX     2465
Single Room Supplement 331

Jan - Feb / Jul - Oct / 22 - 31 Dec 2020
1 PAX     4681
2 PAX     3630
3 PAX     3279
4 PAX     3104
5 PAX     2999
6 PAX     2929
Single Room Supplement 409

26 May - 30 Jun 2020
1 PAX     4387
2 PAX     3336
3 PAX     2986
4 PAX     2811
5 PAX     2706
6 PAX     2636
Single Room Supplement 275

Mar & 1 Nov - 21 Dec 2020
1 PAX     4238
2 PAX     3187
3 PAX     2837
4 PAX     2662
5 PAX     2556
6 PAX     2486
Single Room Supplement 336

Apr - 25 May 2020
1 PAX     3825
2 PAX     2774
3 PAX     2423
4 PAX     2248
5 PAX     2143
6 PAX     2073
Single Room Supplement 53

Price Includes
En suite Accommodation for 5 nights
All meals from dinner on day 1 until lunch on day 6
Ground transportation in a 8 seater or 6 seater 4x4 safari vehicle with English speaking Driver guide:-
8 Seater Safari Vehicles have 6 window seats (in the passenger cabin) and 1 window seat next to the driver (in front)
6 Seater Safari Vehicles hav 4 window seats (in the passenger cabin) and 1 window seat next to the driver (in front)
Game drives and park entry fees
Services of Leopard Tours staff
Tourism development levy of US$ 1.50 pp per night

Price Excludes
Visas if required
Inoculations and personal insurance
Domestic & International flights and departure taxes (Quoted separately where applicable)
Optional activities and excursions
Drinks, tips, laundry, bottled drinking water and other personal expenses
Medical, Travel and Baggage Insurance
Public Holiday Surcharges if applicable