Brief information about Tarangire National Park

3 DAYS CLASSIC SAFARI takes you to Tarangire, Tarangire National Park is a pleasant and simple park to visit. Due to the park’s more compact and open landscape, wildlife is plentiful and exposed, which makes it easier to watch species both up close and from a distance. The park is only a two-hour drive from Arusha and is near to Lake Manyara. It covers about 2850 square kilometres, making it Tanzania’s sixth-largest park and home to the highest concentration of species outside of the Serengeti. Tarangire is famous for its vast elephant herds, which may be seen up close. Other animals that are likely to be spotted in Tarangire include wildebeest, zebra, buffalo, gazelle, rhino, warthog, impala, python, lion, leopard, and over 50 bird species.

Lake Manyara National Park

Lake Manyara National Park on 3 days classic safari, an underappreciated treasure among safari parks, provides a wide range of natural diversity in a limited space. The lake’s alkaline soda attracts a large number of birds that thrive in its water. More than 400 species have been recognized, with thousands of wandering flamingos being one of the highlights. The road leading from the park’s entrance winds through a damp forest area where baboon troops can be observed hanging out along the roadside and in the trees. Wildebeest, giraffe, zebra, and a huge buffalo can be seen feeding on the lake’s grassy banks. The renowned tree-climbing lions live in mahogany and acacia trees


This article explains a safari that is an outstanding chance to see some of Tanzania’s amazing wildlife in a short amount of time, making it excellent for people on a tight schedule or seeking a weekend break. A safari excursion to Tarangire and Lake Manyara National Parks puts you to exposure of Tanzanian wildlife. Tarangire National Park has Tanzania’s highest concentration of elephants, while Lake Manyara introduces Tanzania’s bird life and tree-climbing lions. The concentration of animals in these two parks provides an excellent opportunity to see a variety of wildlife, including the Big Five animals and a variety of birds

The highlights of this 3 Days classic safari in Tanzania

  • Guided walking safari
  • Game drive
  • Spotting of Big Five animals
  • Viewing of Tree climbing Lions
  • Seeing of Flamingos Scenic drives


Day 1: Transfer from Arusha to Tarangire National Park for afternoon game drive

After breakfast, you will embark on a hour drive to Tarangire National Park. Check into your hotel or lodge upon arrival for lunch and leisure. Tarangire National Park in Northern Tanzania is a lovely, tranquil park famed for its elephant migration, birdlife, and authentic safari experience. The majority of visitors to the region either avoid Tarangire entirely or visit the park for only a few hours, leaving much of the park untouched.

In the afternoon, go on a game drive to seek for fascinating creatures. The Baobabs, Africa’s largest trees and a haven for many diverse species, are dispersed over Tarangire’s grassy plains. Elephants thrive in this area, with some herds containing up to 300 animals. Discover over 500 bird species, including the spectacular Yellow-collared lovebird, the world’s largest bird, and the Kori Bustard, the world’s heaviest flying bird. Look for zebras, giraffes, elands, gazelles, buffalos, impalas, wildebeests, hartebeests, and waterbuck herds. Return to the lodge for dinner and a night’s rest.

Meal plan: All meals are included

Day 2: Morning game drive and guided nature walk in Tarangire

After breakfast, go on a wildlife viewing drive to explore the park and look for the “Giants of Tarangire” — African elephants and baobab trees. Drive towards the Silale Swamp, an important part of the Tarangire ecology. Thousands of species flock to the swamp because it serves as a giant sponge during the wet season and then gradually releases water throughout the dry season. Huge herds of thirsty herbivores dominate the park, enticing lions, leopards, hyenas, cheetahs, and the critically endangered African wild dogs/painted wolves. Return to the lodge for lunch and relaxation.

In the late afternoon, go for a guided walking safari in Tarangire National Park, where you can view elephant, buffalo, waterbuck, antelope, eland, impala, giraffe, and other animal tracks. Meet animals close to and personal. Over 600 different bird species can be observed on this guided walking safari in this national park, including the brilliant Yellow-collared Lovebird, one of the biggest birds in the world, and the Kori Bustard, the most massive flying bird in the world. Raptors can be spotted in the Park as well. Raptors that are regularly seen include the Bateleur Eagle, Tawny Eagle, Long-Crested Eagle, Martial Eagle, Fish Eagle, and Spotted Eagle Owl. Return to the resort for dinner and the night.

Meal plan: All meals are included

Day 3: Drive from Tarangire to Lake Manyara national park

You’ll have an early breakfast before departing for a journey to Lake Manyara National Park.

It is found through the Great Rift Valley. Lake Manyara has a breathtaking environment and is noted for its tree-climbing lions and soda-ash Lake. The park is also an excellent introduction to Tanzania’s birdlife. The lake’s pink flamingo-encrusted shoreline attracts around 400 species of birds, many of which are waterfowl or migratory. Lake Manyara’s herd animals and birdlife are diverse, ranging from a sea of pink flamingos as far as the eye can reach to close encounters with bull elephants. Enjoy the game drive along the shores of Lake Manyara till the afternoon During 3 days classic safari

Following that, you will be driven back to Arusha and dropped off at the lodge or airport, depending on the time of your flight. This Tanzania safari comes to an end.

Meal plan: Breakfast and lunch

Inclusions of this Safari

  • Airport pickup and drop-off
  • All ground transportation is provided by a 4×4 safari vehicle.
  • An English-speaking safari guide/driver with great knowledge;
  • Park Entrance fees
  • All meals are included in the itinerary.
  • Enough drinking water for the length of the trip
  • All accommodations for the days stated in the itinerary


  • A plane ticket and an overseas travel visa
  • Gratuities and tips
  • Life insurance on the safari
  • Laundry charges
  • Additional lodging before or after the safari
  • Optional activities

All other personal expenses such as email fees, airtime, beer, juices, and so on