Simba Safari

Simba Safari: 2 days, 1 night
Locations: Tarangire National Park, Ngorongoro Crater
Highlights: Lions, big five, herds of elephants,
Best times:

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec

         Best time                   Good time                   Mixed


Quick Itinerary

Day 1: Moshi / Arusha ➜ Tarangire National Park ➜ Karatu / Ngorongoro Conservation Area (NCA)
Day 2: Ngorongoro Crater ➜ Moshi / Arusha


Detailed itinerary:



Your safari driver-guide will take you in your 4×4 Land Cruiser, open-roof vehicle from Moshi or Arusha to Tarangire National Park (TNP), famous for its herds of elephants and Bao-bab trees. Look out for the lionesses and her cubs during your game drive. Later drive to Karatu or Ngorongoro Conservation Area (NCA) for dinner and your overnight stay.
Driving times:            Moshi / Arusha – TNP: 3-4 hours TNP – Karatu / NCA: 1.5-2 hours
Optional activity:     
Meal plan:                   packed lunch box, dinner
Accommodation:       Simba Campsite ($) | Olea Africana Lodge ($$) | Bougainvillea Safari Lodge ($$) | Karatu Simba Lodge ($$) | Ngorongoro Rhino Lodge ($$) | Ngorongoro Sopa Lodge ($$$) | Ngorongoro Wildlife Lodge ($$$) | Ang’ata Crater Rim Camp ($$$$) | Ngorongoro Serena Lodge ($$$$)


After early breakfast, descend down into Ngorongoro Crater, what’s commonly referred to as the “8th Natural Wonder” of the world. Spend your whole morning spotting wildlife in the world’s largest caldera, including prides of lions lazing around in the morning sun. Early afternoon head back to Moshi / Arusha. End of our services | Kilimanjaro tour | Zanzibar extension | airport.
Driving times:             NCA – Moshi / Arusha: 5-6 hours
Optional activity:       –
Meal plan:                    breakfast, packed lunch box