Serengeti forms a rolling field of savannah grassland dotted by acacia trees. This is the destiny for your 3 day Serengeti safari. This is a trail of the big five, a visit to see the great migration or the fields of birth depending on the season. It is every ones dream, to see Africa as it is and nothing accords you that opportunity like Serengeti
About 3 Day Serengeti Safari
3 day Serengeti safari takes you to Serengeti National Park. This Tanzania safari tour focuses on African wildlife and especially the big five. This 3 days Serengeti safari in Tanzania starts and ends in Arusha. This is the tourism capital of Tanzania. You will be able to see the big five, wildebeests, gazelles, eland and many more on this 3 day Serengeti safari. The best time for an African safari in Tanzania to Serengeti would be October and November. You can also be there in May to July. This is the great migration season in this region. During the mentioned months on this African safari tour in Tanzania to Serengeti, you may see the wildebeest crossing Mara River. Your 3 day Serengeti safari itinerary is provided below:
Highlights of the 3 Day Serengeti Safari
Tracking the big 5 (Lion, Leopard, Elephant, Buffalo and Rhino)
- Great game drives
- Amazing landscape, vegetation and topography
- Superb lodge accommodation
3 Day Serengeti Safari Itinerary
Day 1: ARUSHA – SERENGETI NATIONAL PARK
Met and greet will be at your Arusha hotel by our Tanzania safari rep at 0600hrs. Have a briefing on the 3 day Serengeti safari in Tanzania. This will be followed by departure driving west to Serengeti National Park. This will be a long drive punctuated with several stops. At Ol Duvai gorge you will visit the museum for an explanation on humanity. This is believed to be the ‘Cradle of mankind’. It is here too that you will have a break for lunch. Proceed to Serengeti where you will arrive later in the evening. Enjoy a short game drive to introduce you to the parks flora and fauna. Among the wildlife you are likely to see are the olive baboons, vervet monkey, lions, elephants, Thompson gazelles, and common zebra among others. You will drive to Seronera Wildlife Lodge in time for dinner and overnight.
About Serengeti National Park
Serengeti National Park is undoubtedly the best-known wildlife sanctuary in the world, unequalled for its natural beauty and scientific value, it has the greatest concentration of plains game in Africa
The Serengeti National Park in Tanzania was established in 1952. It is home to the greatest wildlife spectacle on earth – the great migration of wildebeest and zebra. The resident population of lion, cheetah, elephant, giraffe, and birds is also impressive. There’s a wide variety of accommodation available, from luxury lodges to mobile camps. The park covers 5,700 sq miles, (14,763 sq km), it’s larger than Connecticut, with at most a couple hundred vehicles driving around.
The Park can be divided into 3 sections. The popular southern/central part (Seronera Valley), is what the Maasai called the “serengit”, the land of endless plains. Its classic savannah, dotted with acacias and filled with wildlife. The western corridor is marked by the Grumeti River, and has more forests and dense bush. The north, Lobo area, meets up with Kenya’s Masai Mara Reserve, is the least visited section.
Day 2: SERENGETI NATIONAL PARK
The singing of the birds will definitely usher a new day and with a new day, new adventure beckons. You will begin your day with a cup of coffee before an early morning game drive. Your target are the elusive night outers that include the hyenas, civet cat, porcupine, leopard, owls and many more. These African wildlife are hard to come by during the day and you better catch them before they get into their burrows. This will be followed by breakfast at your lodge in Serengeti National Park. Some rest will prepare you for a full day game drive within the Serengeti. This will be with picnic lunch boxes. This game drive gives you an opportunity to explore this world famous park.
The Serengeti plains are where endless streams of wildebeest and zebra move. They are either going south towards Ngorongoro or north towards the Masai Mara. This is the best place to watch the ‘big five’ among other savannah wildlife. This 3 day Serengeti safari enables you to watch the action filled live animals movie, therefore sit and relax and let our chief entertainment officer show you Africa like never before. You will decide to edit this film that plays before you on your own as it is raw uncut. You will drive back to Seronera Wildlife Lodge in time for dinner and overnight.
Day 3: SERENGETI – ARUSHA
Start the final day of the 3 day Serengeti safari with an early an early cup of coffee. This will be followed by an early morning game drive. You will be looking for what has eluded us over the last two days. The main focus will be the nocturnal beings that reign in darkness. You will return to the lodge for breakfast which is to be followed by departure. Today you will be driving back to Arusha and if you did pass by the Ol Duvai Gorge on your way to Serengeti, this is another opportunity not to miss. This drive will also have a stop for lunch and toilet breaks. End your 3 day Serengeti safari with a drop off at your hotel in Arusha.
End of 3 Day Serengeti Safari in Tanzania
3 Day Serengeti Safari in Tanzania Costs:
What is included in the 3 Day Serengeti Safari cost?
- Accommodation in a Serengeti national park safari lodge on full board basis
- Transport in a 4 X 4 Safari vehicle with pop up roof
- Meals on full board basis while on 3 Day Serengeti Safari in Tanzania
- All park entrance fee
- All Government tax
3 Day Serengeti Safari in Tanzania cost excludes:
- Items of personal use
- Deviation from the above program
- Drinks and beverages
- Tips and porterage
What to Carry on the 3 Day Serengeti Safari
- Sun glasses
- Light and some few heavy clothing
- Sun screen
- Insect repellant
- Comfortable shoes
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