3 Days Tanzania Safari is a short Tanzania safari tour that travelers with very limited time to spare can book for an opportunity to explore the wild game in Tanzania. Tanzania is one of the most famous and sought after safari destinations which rewards travellers with amazing wild game viewing, seeing a variety of animals. This 3 Days Tanzania Safari is a short Tanzania safari that takes you to Ngorongoro Conservation Area and the Serengeti National Park, the two most sought after Tanzania safari destinations, which are among the Seven natural wonders of the world.

4 Days Tarangire, Ngorongoro and Serengeti Safari

3 Days Tanzania Safari has you enjoying the Ngorongoro Crater drive which takes you the world’s largest in-active caldera and seeing the big 5 animals among so many others; before proceeding to the Serengeti National Park which is one of the most famous safari destinations in the world, famous for the great wildebeest migration and diverse wildlife not forgetting the beautiful scenery. Enjoy extensive game drives in both Ngorongoro and Serengeti, and be blown away with the immense beauty in such a short time. You can customise this 3 Days Tanzania Safari, by adding a couple more days to it if you still have time in the Tanzania.

This 3 Days Tanzania Safari is one of the best Tanzania safari tours you can book and get to enjoy the prime and most sought after Tanzania safari destinations, also on budget given you spend less time in the parks.

Tanzania Safari Highlights of 3 Days Tanzania Safari

Summary Itinerary of 3 Days Tanzania Safari

Day 1: Pick up, Ngorongoro Crater Drive

Day 2: Serengeti National Park

Day 3: Early Morning Game Drive, Departure

Detailed Itinerary

Day 1: Pick up, Ngorongoro Crater Drive

You shall be picked up from your hotel, or airport (best if it is a morning flight), by your Tanzania safari guide. He will welcome you for the safari, and brief you about your 3 Days Tanzania Safari. Thereafter, you shall proceed on a transfer to the Ngorongoro Conservation Area, the “Garden of Eden” as it is often times referred to. You shall be rewarded with some of the most scenic views and landscape.

3 Days Tanzania Safari
The Big 5 Animals 

You shall get to enjoy the famous and sought after Ngorongoro Crater drive which has you descending the 600m deep crater floor for a game drive. You shall look out for a variety of wildlife species including the sought after Ngorongoro Crater big 5 animals, birds, and so much more. You shall also visit Lake Magadi for an opportunity to see large flocks of pink flamingos among other birds in Ngorongoro Crater.

You shall drive to the lodge, relax as you wait for dinner and an overnight stay.

Accommodation: Karatu Tented Lodge-Budget/Eileen’s Tree Inn-Mid-range/Ngorongoro Serena Safari Lodge-Luxury

Meal Plan: Lunch and Dinner

Day 2: Serengeti National Park

Wake up to an early sumptuous breakfast at the lodge on this 2nd day of your 3 Days Tanzania Safari. After breakfast, you shall proceed to transfer to Serengeti National Park, transiting through the Ngorongoro Conservation Area yet again, giving you an opportunity to marvel and the amazing scenery and landscape views, let alone the diverse wildlife.

Once in the Serengeti, look out for a variety of wildlife as you drive to a select area from where you shall enjoy your lunch and relax. After lunch, you shall enjoy an afternoon game drive in Serengeti National Park. Look out for a variety of wild game, including lions, leopards, elephants, cape buffalos, wildebeests, gazelles, zebras, warthogs and so much more. Immerse yourself in the sheer beauty of the Serengeti Plains.

Thereafter, you shall drive to your lodge of stay, check in and relax as you wait for dinner and an overnight stay.

Accommodation: Osinon Camps and Lodges-Budget/Osero Serengeti Tented Lodge-Mid-range/Melia Serengeti Lodge-Luxury

Meal Plan: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner

Day 3: Early Morning Game Drive, Departure

On this last day of your short 3 Days Tanzania Safari, wake up to a hot cup of coffee or tea, and then head out to wilderness for an early morning game drive in Serengeti National Park, at 06:00am. Watch the Serengeti Plains come to life, and see a number of nocturnal animals return from their nightlife, and get to catch the early risers as they head out for the day. Get to see more and more animals in Serengeti National Park which you may have otherwise missed, including a variety of bird species.

3 Days Tanzania Safari
game drives in serengeti national park

Return to the lodge, enjoy a sumptuous breakfast and with your packed lunches head out for a departure transfer to Arusha, and be dropped off at your hotel of stay, or airport to catch  flight, bringing your 3 Days Tanzania Safari to an end.

Meal Plan: Breakfast and Lunch

book a safari