Embark on a 9-day Tanzania Safari Tour 2025 and explore some of Africa’s most magnificent wildlife parks. Experience the world’s largest overland migration and immerse yourself in diverse wildlife, from the lesser-known Tarangire and Lake Manyara to the famous Serengeti and awe-inspiring Ngorongoro Crater.

9 Day Tanzania Safari Tour 2025 |2026

This safari provides a personalized experience with a private vehicle and guide.

Our safaris in Tanzania are led by experienced guides passionate about the country’s incredible wildlife and stunning landscapes. We specialize in private safaris, ensuring you have a 4×4 Landcruiser or Jeep all to yourselves.

You can choose your safari’s starting and ending times, and our knowledgeable guides are there to assist you in making the best decision on the day of your adventure.

Whether you’re interested in witnessing the animals at their most active during sunrise and sunset, prefer the mild temperatures, or fancy ending the day by the pool, the choice is entirely yours.

Tanzania’s diverse wildlife is active at various times of the day, providing you with numerous opportunities to spot the animals in action.

Tanzania is one of the top Safari destinations in East Africa to witness the Big 5. These magnificent creatures, which include lions, leopards, elephants, rhinoceros, and buffalos, can be seen during your 9-day Tanzania Safari Tour 2025 in their natural habitats, making Tanzania a preferred choice for wildlife enthusiasts.

9-day Tanzania Safari Tour 2025 Highlights;

Day 1: Arrival at Kilimanjaro International Airport or Arusha Airport

Day 2: Tarangire National Park, | Wildlife Viewing

Day 3: Lake Manyara National Park | Wildlife Sightseeing + Walking Safari

Day 4: Serengeti National Park | Northern Serengeti

Day 5: Serengeti National Park | Northern Serengeti

Day 6: Serengeti National Park | Northern Serengeti

Day 7: Central Serengeti National Park | | Central Serengeti

Day 8: Ngorongoro Conservation Area (incl. Crater)

Day 9: After our 9-day Tanzania Safari Tour, transfer to Arusha or Kilimanjaro International Airport.

Safari program in a nutshell

Day Highlight Overnight
Day 1 Arrival, transfer to the hotel Ahadi Safari Lodge
Day 2 A Full Day at Tarangire National Park Maramboi Tented Lodge
Day 3 A full day at Lake Manyara Merera Valley Lodge
Day 4-6 Exploring the Northern Serengeti circuit Kogatende Serengeti Camp
Day 7 Exploring the Central Serengeti circuit Tukaone Serengeti Camp
Day 8 Exploring the wonders of Ngorongoro Crater Farm of Dreams Lodge
Day 9 Farm of Dreams Lodge to Airport N/A


 Details of the program

Day 01:    Pick up from the airport, then transfer to the hotel

A 4×4 jeep with our professional tour guide awaits you at the airport. After the regular greetings, you will discuss with him briefly the safari and some optional activities you may be interested in upon your arrival. Our guide will take you to Two Mountains Lodge, just 38 kilometers from Kilimanjaro International Airport and situated on the foothills of Mount Meru.


Optional Activities:
Arusha City Tour
Canoeing at Lake Duluti

Materuni Waterfalls Visit

Kikuletwa Hot Springs visit

Accommodation: Ahadi Safari Lodge

Meal Plan: Full Board

 Day 02: Full-day game drive at Tarangire National Park

On the second day, you will spend a day at Tarangire National Park, a perfect site for viewing many wildlife animals. One of the spectacles of this stunning park is its highest concentration of elephants, which is usually observed during the dry season. You will also witness a large population of lions and abundant birdlife with a record of over 550 species and other game like giraffes, leopards, buffalos, zebras, wildebeests, and many more. After a busy day exploring the magical views of Tarangire, you will be driven to Marera Valley Lodge to spend the remainder of your day.

Optional Activities:

Balloon Safari (with adventure aloft)
Visit Maasai Community Visit
Visiting the Datoga and Hadzabe Society

Accommodation: Marambo Tented Lodge

Meal Plan: Full Board

Day 3: A Full-day game drive at Lake Manyara

You will wake up and enjoy memorable activities such as guided walks, swimming, etc. All these will be offered during the full-day game drive at Lake Manyara National Park. You will also get a chance to learn more about the exceptional tree-climbing lions, which can be sighted resting on tree branches. Not to mention the stunning lake, usually surrounded by pink flamingos on its shallow shores. This alluring soda lake can also be explored on canoe and boat cruises, an experience that may meet you with the local fishermen and many aquatic animals.

Best 9 Days Tanzania Safari Tour 2025 for Family with kids
Safari Game Drive

Optional Activities:
Visit Maasai Community Visit

Guided Walking Safaris

Accommodation: Merera Valley Lodge

Meal Plan: Full Board

Day 4-6: Exploring the Northern Serengeti circuit

From Karatu, you will drive to the mighty Serengeti, where you will spend three days exploring its magnificent attractions. Your final destination will be the Northern Serengeti, where you will view various wild animals, including the migration herd. However, viewing the Great Migration on the Northern Serengeti depends on your travel time. Observe the tragic and victorious scenes of wildebeests crossing the Great Mara River. You will also observe the predator-prey dynamics, especially for the Big Cats and the hungry Nile crocodiles trying to get a meal from the animals. After an unforgettable view of the Mara River Crossing, you will head to Kogatende Serengeti Savannah Camp to spend your night. You will spend three days in northern Serengeti trekking the migration.

Accommodation: Kogatende Serengeti Savannah Camp

Meal Plan: Full Board

Day 7: Exploring the Central Serengeti circuit

On this day, you will transfer to the heart of the Great Serengeti. Here, you will witness many magnificent views, including the Big Cats (lions, leopards, and cheetahs), highly concentrated in this region. You will ride through the Seronera Valley and kopjes such as Moru Kopjes, Simba Kopjes, and Maasai Kopjes, which harbor many predators.  The day will end by relaxing in a nature-rich Tukaone Serengeti Camp. A bush dinner will be waiting for you.

Accommodation: Tukaone Serengeti Camp

Meal Plan: Full Board

Day 8: Exploring the wonders of Ngorongoro Crater

After spending four days inside the great Serengeti National Park, you can get out and immerse yourself in the world’s largest unbroken caldera. You will leave for Ngorongoro Crater. This magnificent caldera is home to over 1000 large animals, including the Big Five, stunning landscapes, historical sites, and a wonderful soda lake, Lake Magadi. All these spectacular features will make your day amazing. You will drive to the Farm of Dreams Lodge, a luxurious lodge on the western slopes of Ngorongoro Crater, for a sleepover.

Optional Activities:
Olduvai Gorge Museum Visit
A guided walking safari

Accommodation: Farm of Dreams Lodge

Meal Plan: Full Board

Day 9: Transfer from Farm of Dreams Lodge to the airport

A drive from this world-class lodge to Kilimanjaro International Airport has stunning views, including the locals, plantations, and many more. You may contact our professional guide if you are interested in any extra activity, like a cultural tour of Mto wa Mbu village.

Optional activities:

Bike tour at Mto wa Mbu

Cultural tourism

Welcome to Tanzania again! Karibu Tena Tanzania!

At East Africa Safari Guides, we offer customizable itineraries tailored to your specific preferences. Our team of African Travel specialists will work closely with you to create your ideal 2025 Tanzania Safari Tour trip.

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