Embark on a thrilling adventure with our 3-day Tanzania safari tour package that takes you to two of the most iconic destinations in Tanzania: the Serengeti National Park and the Ngorongoro Crater. This 3-day Tanzania safari package is meticulously designed to provide an unforgettable wildlife experience, showcasing the best of Tanzania's natural beauty and diverse wildlife.

A 3-day Tanzania safari tour package to Serengeti and Ngorongoro Crater

Itinerary for the 3-Day Tanzania Safari Tour

Day 1: Arusha to Serengeti National Park


  • Departure from Arusha: Your safari begins with a morning pick-up from your hotel or the Kilimanjaro International Airport. After a brief introduction and safari briefing, we set off towards the Serengeti National Park, a UNESCO World Heritage Site and one of the most famous wildlife reserves in the world.
  • Scenic Drive: Enjoy the scenic drive through the Great Rift Valley, passing by the picturesque landscapes and local Maasai villages. A picnic lunch will be provided en route, allowing you to enjoy the beautiful surroundings.


  • Arrival in Serengeti: Upon arrival at the Serengeti, you will embark on your first game drive. The Serengeti is renowned for its vast savannahs and abundant wildlife, including the Big Five (lion, elephant, buffalo, leopard, and rhino).
  • Game Drive: Witness the incredible wildlife and breathtaking landscapes as your guide takes you through the park. Expect to see large herds of wildebeest, zebras, and gazelles, as well as predators like lions and cheetahs. Your guide will provide insights into the behaviors and habitats of the animals you encounter.


  • Overnight Stay: After an exhilarating game drive, you will head to your comfortable lodge or tented camp for dinner and an overnight stay. Enjoy the serene ambiance and listen to the sounds of the African night. Relax and recharge for the adventures that lie ahead.

Day 2: Full Day in Serengeti National Park


  • Early Morning Game Drive: Start your day with an early morning game drive to catch the predators in action as they hunt for their prey. The early hours are the best time to witness wildlife activity, offering the chance to see nocturnal animals before they retreat for the day.
  • Breakfast: Return to the lodge or camp for a hearty breakfast before heading out for another game drive. Enjoy a delicious meal while discussing the morning's sightings with your guide and fellow travelers.


  • Extended Game Drive: Spend the entire day exploring different areas of the Serengeti. Your guide will take you to the best spots for wildlife viewing, including the Seronera Valley and the Grumeti River. Each area of the Serengeti offers unique opportunities to observe wildlife in their natural habitat.
  • Picnic Lunch: Enjoy a picnic lunch in the heart of the Serengeti, surrounded by nature and wildlife. Take in the panoramic views and the tranquility of the savannah as you dine.


  • Sunset Safari: Conclude your day with a sunset safari, capturing the golden hues of the Serengeti as the sun sets over the horizon. This is a magical time to be in the park, as the light softens and animals become more active.
  • Dinner and Overnight: Return to your lodge or camp for dinner and overnight stay, reflecting on the day's adventures. Share stories of your experiences and look forward to the next day's journey.

Day 3: Serengeti to Ngorongoro Crater and Return to Arusha


  • Early Departure: After an early breakfast, depart from the Serengeti and head towards the Ngorongoro Conservation Area. The drive offers more opportunities to spot wildlife along the way, making the journey an integral part of your safari experience.
  • Ngorongoro Crater Descent: Arrive at the Ngorongoro Crater and descend into the crater for a half-day game drive. The crater is home to a dense population of wildlife, including black rhinos, hippos, elephants, and flamingos. It is a unique ecosystem with a high concentration of animals.


  • Crater Exploration: Explore the diverse ecosystems within the crater, from the lush forests to the open savannahs and soda lakes. The Ngorongoro Crater is often referred to as the "Eighth Wonder of the World" due to its incredible biodiversity and stunning scenery.
  • Picnic Lunch: Enjoy a picnic lunch at a designated spot within the crater, surrounded by the breathtaking views and wildlife. This is a perfect moment to relax and absorb the beauty of this natural wonder.


  • Return to Arusha: After the game drive, ascend from the crater and begin your journey back to Arusha. Upon arrival, you will be dropped off at your hotel or the airport, marking the end of your memorable 3-day Tanzania safari tour. Reflect on the incredible experiences and the diverse wildlife you have encountered over the past three days.

Bundled Services

Our 3-day Tanzania safari package includes a range of essential services to ensure a comfortable and hassle-free experience:

  • Accommodation: Stay in handpicked lodges and tented camps that provide comfort and an authentic safari atmosphere. These accommodations are selected for their excellent service and prime locations within or near the parks.
  • Meals: Enjoy full-board meals, including breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Our meals are designed to provide a variety of delicious and nutritious options to keep you energized throughout your safari.
  • Transportation: Travel in a 4x4 safari vehicle with a pop-up roof for optimal game viewing. Our vehicles are equipped with charging points and cool boxes to enhance your comfort.
  • Professional Guide: Benefit from the expertise of a knowledgeable English-speaking guide. Our guides are experienced and passionate about wildlife, ensuring you get the most out of your safari experience.
  • Park Fees: All entry fees to Serengeti National Park and Ngorongoro Conservation Area are included, allowing you to focus on enjoying your safari without any hidden costs.
  • Bottled Water: Stay hydrated with bottled water provided during game drives. We prioritize your comfort and health, ensuring you have access to clean drinking water at all times.
  • Airport Transfers: Convenient transfers to and from Kilimanjaro International Airport or your hotel in Arusha. Our reliable and punctual transfer service ensures a smooth start and end to your safari.


The total cost of the 3-day Tanzania safari tour package varies depending on the season and accommodation choices. Here is a breakdown of typical costs:

  • Standard Package: Starting from $1,200 per person ($720 for budget group joining)
  • Luxury Package: Starting from $1,800 per person

Cost Breakdown:

  • Accommodation: $600 - $1,000
  • Meals: $150
  • Park Fees: $200
  • Transportation and Guide: $250 - $450


Experience the best of Tanzanian hospitality with stays in comfortable and well-equipped lodges or tented camps:

  • Day 1 & Day 2: Serengeti Sopa Lodge / Serengeti Serena Safari Lodge
    • Amenities include en-suite bathrooms, hot showers, comfortable beds, and stunning views of the Serengeti plains. Relax in luxury while being close to nature.
  • Day 3: Ngorongoro Sopa Lodge / Ngorongoro Serena Safari Lodge
    • Features include en-suite facilities, panoramic views of the Ngorongoro Crater, and a cozy atmosphere. Enjoy the serene and picturesque surroundings as you unwind after a day of exploration.

Additional Services

To enhance your safari experience, we offer additional services:

  • Pre-Tour Briefing: Detailed briefing about the tour itinerary, safety measures, and what to expect. This ensures you are well-prepared for the adventure ahead.
  • Post-Tour Relaxation: Option to extend your stay with a relaxing day at a luxury lodge or resort. Treat yourself to a spa day or simply relax by the pool, reflecting on your safari experiences.
  • Special Requests: Customizations to meet dietary needs, special occasions, or specific interests. We are committed to making your safari tailored to your preferences and needs.

Extras and Add-ons

Personalize your safari with optional upgrades and excursions:

  • Hot Air Balloon Safari: Experience the Serengeti from above with a sunrise hot air balloon ride followed by a champagne breakfast. This is a once-in-a-lifetime experience offering breathtaking views of the park.
  • Cultural Tours: Visit a local Maasai village to learn about their traditions and way of life. Engage with the Maasai people and gain insight into their culture and customs.
  • Night Game Drives: Explore the nocturnal side of the Serengeti with a guided night game drive. Discover the unique behaviors of nocturnal animals and enjoy a different perspective of the park.

Customer Support

We provide comprehensive support to ensure a smooth and enjoyable safari:

  • 24/7 Customer Service: Our team is available around the clock to assist with any inquiries or issues. We are dedicated to providing exceptional service and support.
  • Local Guides: Experienced and knowledgeable guides who enhance your safari experience with their expertise. Our guides are dedicated to making your safari informative and memorable.
  • Emergency Contacts: Reliable emergency contacts and support throughout your safari. Your safety and well-being are our top priorities, and we are prepared to handle any situation that may arise.

Booking Information

Booking your 3-day Tanzania safari tour is easy and convenient:

  • How to Book: Contact us via our website, email, or phone to make a reservation. Our friendly staff will guide you through the booking process and answer any questions you may have.
  • Payment Options: We accept various payment methods, including credit card, bank transfer, and online payment systems. Choose the payment method that is most convenient for you.
  • Cancellation Policies: Detailed cancellation policy available on our website, ensuring transparency and flexibility. Review our policies to understand your options in case of changes to your travel plans.
  • Terms and Conditions: Comprehensive terms and conditions outlining all aspects of the safari package, available upon request or on our website. Familiarize yourself with the terms to ensure a smooth and enjoyable safari experience.

Book your 3-day Tanzania safari tour package today and immerse yourself in the wild beauty of the Serengeti and Ngorongoro Crater. Enjoy a well-organized, enriching, and thrilling safari adventure that you will cherish forever. This 3-day Tanzania safari package promises an unforgettable journey through some of Africa's most renowned landscapes, offering exceptional wildlife viewing and luxurious comfort.