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Northern Tanzania Circuit

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4.5 Based on 2 Reviews
  • duration 8 days
  • tour type Small group Request as private
  • age requirement 18+ years old
  • max group size 15
  • guiding method Fully guided
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  • Starts Arusha, Tanzania
  • Ends Arusha, Tanzania
HIGHLIGHTS Download trip notes
  • Spot the Big Five in the world famous Serengeti National Park
  • Enjoy spectacular game viewing and crater rim walk at the Ngorongoro Crater
  • Observe wildlife in Tarangire National Park
  • Encounter flamingos and hippos on Lake Manyara
  • Learn about the local Masai culture with a village visit
  • Visit the famous paleolithic site of Olduvai Gorge
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Start and end in Arusha, the "Northern Tanzania Circuit" tour is a guided wildlife safaris and game drives trip that takes 8 days. You will travel through Tarangire National Park, Ngorongoro Crater, Arusha and 3 other destinations in Tanzania. "Northern Tanzania Circuit" is a small group tour which includes accommodation, transport, meals and others.

Opportunity for fascinating wildlife encounters while enjoying excellent accommodation. We explore the renowned parks of Tanzania, with multiple game drives allowing maximum opportunity to observe wildlife. We visit the most spectacular areas in the north of the country including Lake Manyara National Park, Serengeti National Park, Ngorongoro Crater (via world famous paleolithic site Olduvai Gorge) and Tarangire National Park. A visit to a Masai village and a walk on the Ngorongoro Crater rim add a unique dimension to this superb itinerary. Witness an astounding array of birdlife, wild animals and striking scenery, as we explore the vast African plains and diverse habitats afforded by the different parks. Be transported to another realm of existence as you listen to the sounds of the night from the comfort of your permanent safari camp or lodge. This safari trip is the perfect East African wilderness immersion.
  • Day 1 : Join Arusha
  • Day 2 : Lake Manyara National Park
  • Day 3 : To Serengeti National Park via Olduvai Gorge
  • Day 4 : Serengeti National Park
  • Day 5 : Serengeti, to Ngorongoro Conservation Area
  • Day 6 : Ngorongoro Crater safari
  • Day 7 : Game drive Tarangire National Park then return to Arusha
  • Day 8 : In Arusha, trip concludes
  • 2 nights in 3 star hotel on a twinshare basis
  • 7 breakfasts, 6 lunches and 6 dinners
  • Airport transfers (day 1 and 8 only)
  • English speaking local driver-guide
  • Private transport in 4wd safari vehicle
  • 4 nights in 3 star permanent safari camps on a twinshare basis
  • 1 night in safari lodge on a twinshare basis
  • Game drives and excursions as listed in itinerary
  • National Park fees valued at US$497
  • international flights and airport taxes
  • bottled water, aerated and alcoholic drinks
  • meals not specified in the itinerary
  • arrival and departure transfers if not arriving/ departing on Days 1 and 8
  • items of a personal nature such as phone calls, laundry, etc.
  • travel insurance
4.5 - Excellent
Based on 2 reviews
  • Anonymous
  • On Oct 01 2019
4 - Very Good
Very Good
Just a quick note to thank you, Nicola and all the team at her tour agency. We have just got back and had an amazing time! We saw lions, elephants, giraffes, zebras, hippos, cheetahs, leopards, wildebeest, hyenas, countless birds... Read more
  • Anonymous
  • On Jul 31 2019
5 - Excellent
Spending eight nights surrounded by wild life and its beauty was a dream come true. Tanzania is very rich in both flora and fauna. We really enjoyed our safari in every national park we've visited. Ngorongoro crater was my number... Read more
REQUEST A PRIVATE, CUSTOMIZABLE DEPARTURE By design, this is a group tour. You can however request a private, customized version of this tour for yourself or your private group of people. Private departures are usually more expensive, but come with these benefits:
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GOOD TO KNOW Download trip notes

No additional cancellation fees apply for this Northern Tanzania Circuit tour. You can cancel the tour up to 70 days prior departure and avoid paying the full amount, but your deposit paid is non-refundable. No refund applies for cancellations within 69 days of departure.


For any tour departures within 03 September 2022, full payment is required. For tours that depart later than 03 September 2022, a deposit of 491 USD is required to confirm the tour, and the remaining balance will be charged 69 days before trip departure.

Travel Insurance

Northern Tanzania Circuit tour requires that you have adequate and valid travel insurance covering medical and personal accidents, including repatriation costs and emergency evacuation. We recommend using World Nomads' travel insurance.


For this Northern Tanzania Circuit tour getting the required visa(s) is the responsibility for each individual traveller, as visa requirements vary depending on your nationality. We recommend to check with your local embassies representing the countries that you are traveling to, as part of this itinerary.

For Solo Travelers

A twin share room may not always be available for solo travelers as it depends on the final number of people on the tour. If you have picked twin share room while booking, and that option is not available, we will get back to you after booking. A single room might then be available against an additional fee.

COVID-19 Safety Measures

This trip incorporates the following COVID-19 measures:

  • This tour has received the World Travel and Tourism Council’s Safe Travels stamp, which provides travellers with assurance that COVID-19 health and hygiene global standardised protocols have been adopted.
  • Smaller group sizes have been implemented on this tour to protect against COVID-19 and to ensure that the tour complies with local authorities’ guidelines.
  • Rigorous hygiene safety measures will be followed in transportation, accommodation and meal venues.
  • Guides are trained in our COVID-19 response plan that has been developed in line with state government medical provisions.
  • All travellers 18 years and older will be required to be fully vaccinated atleast 14 days prior to departure.
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