The best 7 days Northern Circuit Safari in Tanzania

7-day Tanzania Northern Circuit Safari

The best 7-day Tanzania Northern Circuit Safari

This 7-day Tanzania Northern Circuit Safari is a captivating journey through some of East Africa’s most iconic wildlife destinations.

This comprehensive adventure takes you to the stunning Tarangire National Park, known for its large elephant herds, and Lake Manyara National Park, home to tree-climbing lions.

You’ll explore the incredible Ngorongoro Crater, a UNESCO World Heritage Site teeming with wildlife, before immersing yourself in the boundless plains of the Serengeti, where you can witness the Great Migration (season-dependent) and the Big Five.

This Safari also includes cultural experiences with Visits to local Maasai communities. With comfortable midrange lodges and a mix of game drives, this 7-day journey offers a well-rounded Tanzanian safari experience.

7-day Tanzania Northern Circuit Safari

Package Inclusion & Exclusions


  • Transport (4×4 Land Cruiser) with open roof
  • Park fees
  • Lodge
  • Professional English speaking safari guide and chef
  • Breakfast; Lunches; dinner
  • 1,5 bottles of water per day


  • Flights (International & Domestics)
  • Travel insurance & Medical insurance
  • Visas
  • Personal items
  • Tips for safari guide & chef
  • Additional Park fees

Day 1: Arrival in Arusha

Arrive at Kilimanjaro International Airport or Arusha Airport. Transfer to your midrange lodge in Arusha. Rest and prepare for your upcoming adventure.

Day 2: Tarangire National Park

Depart for Tarangire National Park. Full-day game-drive in Tarangire, renowned for its elephant populations. Overnight at a midrange lodge inside or near the park.

Day 3: Lake Manyara National Park

Morning game drive in Tarangire. Drive to Lake Manyara National Park. Explore the park’s lush forests and unique wildlife. Overnight at a midrange lodge near Lake Manyara.

Day 4-5: Serengeti National Park

Depart for the world-famous Serengeti National Park. Enjoy a game drive en route. Spend two full days exploring the Serengeti’s diverse ecosystems and wildlife. Witness the Great Migration, if your visit coincides (season-dependent). Overnight at a midrange lodge in the Serengeti.

Day 6: Ngorongoro Conservation Area

Drive to the Ngorongoro Conservation Area. Enjoy a game drive en route. Stay at a midrange lodge on the rim of the Ngorongoro Crater.

Day 7: Ngorongoro Crater and Return to Arusha

Descend into the Ngorongoro Crater for a full-day game drive.

Explore the incredible wildlife within this natural amphitheater. After the crater visit, return to Arusha for a farewell dinner. Transfer to Kilimanjaro International Airport for your departure.