5 Days Amboseli and Tarangire wildlife safari

5 Days Amboseli and Tarangire wildlife safari: This 5 days, 4 nights Amboseli and Tarangire wildlife safari is a short combined Kenya and Tanzania wildlife adventure starting in Nairobi Kenya to Amboseli national park situated in border with Tanzania at the base of the tallest and free standing volcano Mount Kilimanjaro which offers the best background for photo taking then connect to Tanzania to explore Tarangire national park that is situated in Northern part of Tanzania. Amboseli national park is one of the most visited destinations in Kenya and famously known for existence of a large herd of free grazing elephants and the crown of the highest mountain in Africa. The park thrills with water bodies such as Lake Amboseli, springs, wetlands, savanna grassland and savanna woodland that act as habitats for different wildlife species such as Big 5 game, other small mammals, bird species, butterflies and many more. On the other hand, Tarangire national park is also one of the best destinations to visit while on a Tanzania safari for a thrilling wildlife viewing adventure. Tarangire national park is the 6th largest park in Tanzania situated in the northern Tanzania circuit with in Manyara region and it thrills with a stunning vegetation cover of mixed savanna grassland and woodland filled with baobab trees, acacia trees and the park has a River known as River Tarangire that traverses through the vegetation cover of the park. This 5 days Amboseli and Tarangire wildlife safari is indeed a true short East African safari.

5 Days Amboseli and Tarangire wildlife safari

Highlights of 5 days Amboseli and Tarangire wildlife safari 

  • Day 1: Transfer from Nairobi to Amboseli national park
  • Day 2: Full day excursion in Amboseli national park
  • Day 3: Transfer to Arusha
  • Day 4: Transfer from Arusha to Tarangire national park 
  • Day 5: Morning game drive in Tarangire national park and departures

DETAILED ITINERARY

Day 1: Transfer from Nairobi to Amboseli national park

Nairobi to Amboseli national park: On day 1 of 5 days Amboseli and Tarangire wildlife safari, you will be picked from your location in Nairobi city and hit the road as early as possible as you drive to Amboseli national park where you will be able to arrive during lunch time. Proceed to check in the lodge, have a meal and spend your evening relaxed at the pool where you will have a clear view of Mount Kilimanjaro the highest and free standing Volcano in Africa. While at the pool, you will take stunning photographs of Mount Kilimanjaro and later in evening, have a game drive to encounter with different wildlife in the park elephants, Lions, hippos, wildebeests, birds, butterflies and many more.

Meal plan: Lunch and dinner

Day 2: Full day excursion in Amboseli national park

Full day excursion in Amboseli national park: On day 2 of 5 days Amboseli and Tarangire wildlife safari, you have a full day excursion in the park starting with an early morning game drive to spot the nocturnal and hunters in the park, later on return to your lodge for lunch, pack a lunch box and return to the wilderness of Amboseli national park for an afternoon, proceed with a visit to Masai village to interact with the local Masai people. Later in the evening, you will enjoy an enroute evening game drive as you return to your lodge for dinner and overnight.

Meal plan: breakfast, lunch and dinner

Day 3: Transfer to Arusha

Amboseli national park to Arusha Tanzania: Enjoy an early game drive again on day 3 of 5 days Amboseli and Tarangire wildlife safari, then return to your lodge for breakfast, check out and embark on a road drive from Amboseli national park to Arusha Tanzania. Upon arrival, you will head to a hotel for lunch then spend the remaining hours of the day at leisure or opt to explore Arusha till late in the evening when you will be returned to your lodge for dinner and overnight sleep.

Meal plan: breakfast, lunch and dinner

Day 4: Transfer from Arusha to Tarangire national park 

Arusha to Tarangire national park: Have breakfast served in time on day 4 of 5 days Amboseli and Tarangire wildlife safari and set off on a drive from Arusha city to Tarangire national park in Northern part of Tanzania. While at the park, you will proceed to check in your reserved lodge, have lunch and without hesitation embark on a game drive to some part of the park where you will spot different species of fauna and flora that thrill in the park. This game drive will take you up to late evening then return to the lodge for dinner and grab an overnight rest.

Meal plan: breakfast, lunch and dinner.

5 Days Amboseli and Tarangire wildlife safari
5 Days Kenya Tanzania safari

Day 5: Morning game drive in Tarangire national park and departures

Morning game drive in Tarangire national park: day 5 is the last day of 5 days Amboseli and Tarangire wildlife safari. Therefore wake very early again for an early morning game drive to thru remaining parts of the park that were not explored previously for an opportunity to encounter with nocturnal mammals and hunters such as cheetahs, leopards, lions, wild dogs, serval cats and many more. After game drive, return to the lodge for a late breakfast then check out of the lodge and meet your safari driver to embark on a drive to Arusha. Upon arrival in Arusha, you will enjoy your lunch then be dropped off at any location of your choice either at the airport to catch a flight back home or at a hotel in Arusha.

Meal plan: breakfast and lunch

END OF 5 DAYS AMBOSELI AND TARANGIRE WILDLIFE SAFARI

Inclusive in 5 days Kenya Tanzania safari

  • Nairobi pick up and Arusha drop off.
  • A 4×4 safari vehicle throughout the safari
  • Park entrance fees for Amboseli and Tarangire national parks
  • An English speaking safari driver 
  • Packed drinking water 
  • All inclusive activities as per Itinerary 
  • All meals per Itinerary 
  • Accommodation for 4 nights per itinerary

Exclusive in 5 Days Kenya Tanzania safari

  • International travel visa and flight air ticket 
  • Kenya Tourist visa
  • Tanzania Tourist visa
  • Optional activities
  • Additional accommodation before or after the safari
  • Tips
  • Insurance 
  • Laundry fees
  • Souvenirs 
  • Expenses of personal nature such as air time, email services, cigar, alcohol, juices etc.
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