Bryson Heroes Tours - Example Safari Itineraries

Here are some itineraries to give you an example of what is commonly requested. We can create a custom itinerary according to your interest and available time and financial resources.

ITINERARY FOR 2 DAYS 1 NIGHT LODGE/CAMPING SAFARI TO LAKE MANYARA NATIONAL PARK AND NGORONGORO CRATER.

DAY 1:
Leave your hotel in Moshi after breakfast and drive to Lake Manyara National Park with picnic lunch. Enter the park in the early afternoon for game drives until late in the evening then drive to the lodge/campsite for dinner and overnight. Common animals likely to see at Lake Manyara National Park are hippos, tree climbing lions, elephants, giraffes, buffaloes, different species of water birds including the lesser/greater flamingos, pelicans, storks etc on the lake.

DAY 2:
After breakfast drive to Ngorongoro Crater with picnic lunch. After you enter the conservation area descend the 600m high crater wall to the floor of the crater which supports over 25000 wild animals and majority are residents as there is enough pasture and water all year round for game drives until late evening. Ascend the crater and drive back to Moshi/Arusha or to the airport. Common animals found on the crater are black rhinos, jackals, lions and many species of birds like ostrich, kori bustard which is the heaviest flying bird, lesser/greater flamingos found on the seasonal lake, larks which are the smallest flying birds and many more.

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Budget Lodging: Public Campsite at
Twiga
Jambo
Haven Nature.
Standard Lodging:
Tarangire Safari Lodge
Endoro Lodge
Luxury Lodging:
Sopa Lodge
Ngorongoro Wildlife Lodge
Exclusive Lodging: Tarangire Treetops/Kitela Lodge.


ITINERARY FOR 3 DAYS LODGE/CAMPING SAFARI TO LAKE MANYARA, NGORONGORO CRATER AND TARANGIRE NATIONAL PARK.

DAY 1:
Leave your hotel in Moshi after breakfast and drive to Lake Manyara National Park with picnic lunch. Enter the park in the early afternoon for game drives until late in the evening then drive back to the lodge/campsite for dinner and overnight. Common animals likely to see in Lake Manyara National Park are Hippos, tree climbing lions, elephants, giraffes, buffaloes, different species of water birds including, flamingos, pelicans, storks etc on the lake.

DAY 2:
After breakfast leave the lodge/campsite with picnic lunch and drive to Ngorongoro Crater. After you enter the conservation area descend the 600m high crater wall to the floor of the crater for game drives until late evening. Ascend the crater and drive back to the lodge/campsite for dinner and overnight. Common animals found on the crater are black rhinos, buffaloes, elephants, hippos, wildebeests, zebras, cheetahs, jackals, lions and many species of birds like ostrich, kori bustard which is the heaviest flying bird, lesser/greater flamingos found on the seasonal lake, larks which are the smallest flying birds and many more.

DAY 3:
Drive to Tarangire National Park after breakfast with your picnic lunch for a full day game drives until later in the evening and drive back to Arusha or Moshi or to the airport and end of 3 days 2 nights lodge/camping safari. Common animals found in this park are elephants, cheetah, wildebeests, elands, zebras, lions, leopards, giraffes, tree climbing pythons and many species of birds. This park is also heavily dominated by huge baobab trees which are one of the longest living trees in the wilderness.

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Budget Lodging: Public Campsite at
Twiga
Jambo
Haven Nature.
Simba
Standard Lodging:
Tarangire Safari Lodge
Endoro Lodge
Ngorongoro Farmhouse
Luxury Lodging:
Sopa Lodge
Ngorongoro Wildlife Lodge
Exclusive Lodging: Tarangire Treetops/Kitela Lodge
Serena Lodge


ITINERARY FOR 4 DAYS 3 NIGHTS LODGE/CAMPING SAFARI TO LAKE MANYARA, SERENGETI AND NGORONGORO CRATER.

DAY 1:
After breakfast leave Moshi town and drive to Lake Manyara National Park (206km, 4-5hrs). Afternoon games drives and later in the evening drive to a lodge/campsite outside the park for dinner and overnight. Common animals likely to see is giraffes, zebras, elephants, tree climbing lions, leopard, warthogs, hyenas, buffaloes, baboons, blue and vervet monkeys and several species of birds including the lesser/greater flamingos, pelicans, storks etc on the lake.

DAY 2:
Leave the campsite after breakfast with your picnic lunch and drive to Serengeti National Park via Ngorongoro Conservation Area (190km, 4-6 hrs as the road is sometimes very bad). Game drive will be en route to a lodge/campsite in Seronera area at the heart of the park for dinner and overnight. Common animals likely to view are wildebeests, giraffes, zebras, elephants, lions, hippos, leopard, cheetah, eland, warthogs, hyenas, buffaloes, blue monkeys, vervet monkeys, baboons and several species of birds.

DAY 3:
Early morning game drives before breakfast. You will be likely to see sun rise if it is on a clear day as it is an attraction there on the endless plains and probably spot the nocturnal animals as they are returning to their dens. After breakfast you will go the final game drive on the way out of the park to the rim of Ngorongoro Crater at a lodge/campsite (175km, 4-5 hrs) for dinner and overnight.

DAY 4:
After breakfast descend the 600m high crater walls to the crater floor with your picnic lunch. You will explore this amazing area until later in the afternoon, ascend the crater and drive back to Moshi (250km, 4-5 hrs). End of safari. Common animals likely to see on the crater are rhinos, wildebeests, zebras, elephants, lions, cheetah, warthogs, hippos, hyenas, buffaloes, blue monkeys, vervet monkeys, baboons and several species of birds including the heaviest flying bird (kori bustard) and the smallest flying one (larks).

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Budget Lodging: Public Campsite at
Jambo
Nyani Campsite
Simba
Standard Lodging:
Endoro Lodge
Ngorongoro Farmhouse
Serengeti Kati Kati Lodge
Luxury Lodging:
Lake Manyara Hotel
Sopa Lodge
Ngorongoro Wildlife Lodge
Exclusive Lodging:
Bilila Lodge
Singita Grumeti Lodge
Kirawira Tented Camp
Serena Lodge


ITINERARY FOR 5 DAYS LODGE/CAMPING SAFARI TO TARANGIRE, SERENGETI AND NGORONGORO CRATER:

DAY 1:
After breakfast leave Moshi town and drive to Tarangire National Park (196km, 3-4hrs). Afternoon games drives and later in the evening drive to a lodge/campsite for dinner and overnight. Common animals likely to see is giraffes, zebras, elephants, tree climbing lions, leopard, warthogs, hyenas, buffaloes, baboons, blue and vervet monkeys and several species of birds including the lesser/greater flamingos, pelicans, storks etc on the lake.

DAY 2:
Leave the lodge/campsite after breakfast with your picnic lunch and drive to Serengeti National Park via Ngorongoro Conservation Area (190km, 4-6 hrs as the road is sometimes very rough). Game drive will be en route to a lodge/campsite in Seronera area at the heart of the park for dinner and overnight. Common animals likely to view are wildebeests, giraffes, zebras, elephants, lions, hippos, leopard, cheetah, eland, warthogs, hyenas, buffaloes, blue monkeys, vervet monkeys, baboons and several species of birds.

DAY 3:
This will be a full day inside this mighty park with game drive on different locations. Later in the evening drive back in the lodge/campsite for dinner and overnight.

DAY 4:
Early morning game drives before breakfast. You will be likely to see sun rise if it is on a clear day as it is an attraction there on the endless plains and probably spot the nocturnal animals as they are returning to their dens. After breakfast you will go the final game drive on the way out of the park to the rim of Ngorongoro Crater to a lodge/campsite (175km, 4-5 hrs) which overlooks the crater for dinner and overnight.

DAY 5:
After breakfast descend the 600m high crater walls to the crater floor with your picnic lunch. You will explore this amazing area until later in the afternoon, ascend the crater and drive back to Moshi/Arusha or to the airport 3-4 hrs. End of safari. Common animals likely to see on the crater are rhinos, wildebeests, zebras, elephants, lions, cheetah, warthogs, hippos, hyenas, buffaloes, blue monkeys, vervet monkeys, baboons and several species of birds including the heaviest flying bird (kori bustard) and the smallest flying one (larks).

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Budget Lodging: Public Campsite at
Jambo
Nyani Campsite
Simba
Standard Lodging:
Endoro Lodge
Ngorongoro Farmhouse
Serengeti Kati Kati Lodge
Luxury Lodging:
Lake Manyara Hotel
Sopa Lodge
Ngorongoro Wildlife Lodge
Exclusive Lodging:
Bilila Lodge
Singita Grumeti Lodge
Kirawira Tented Camp
Serena Lodge


ITINERARY FOR 6 DAYS LODGE/CAMPING SAFARI TO ARUSHA, LAKE MANYARA, SERENGETI, NGORONGORO CRATER AND TARANGIRE.

DAY 1:
Leave your hotel in Moshi after breakfast and drive to Arusha National Park (80km-2hrs). Full day game drives in that beautiful park and later in the evening drive to a campsite/lodge close to Lake Manyara for dinner and overnight. Common animals like to see in this park is giraffes, zebras, bushbucks, warthogs, hyenas, buffaloes, the rare black and white monkeys, blue monkeys, and several species of birds.

DAY 2:
After breakfast in the morning, drive to Lake Manyara National Park with picnic lunch for games drives and later in the evening drive to a campsite/lodge for dinner and overnight. Common animals likely to see is giraffes, zebras, elephants, tree climbing lions, leopard, cheetah, warthogs, hyenas, hippos, buffaloes, blue monkeys, baboons and several species of birds.

DAY 3:
Leave the campsite/lodge in the morning after breakfast with your picnic lunch and drive to Serengeti National Park via Ngorongoro Conservation Area (190km, 4-6 hrs as the road is sometimes very bad). Game drive will be en route to a campsite/hostel in Seronera area for dinner and overnight.

DAY 4:
This will be a full day game viewing on this mighty park dominated by millions of plain animals with game drives on different locations depending on where the animals are. Common animals likely to view are wildebeests, giraffes, zebras, elephants, lions, hippos, leopard, cheetah, eland, warthogs, hyenas, buffaloes, blue monkeys, vervet monkeys, baboons and several species of birds. Dinner and overnight at a campsite/hostel at Seronera area.

DAY 5:
After an early morning breakfast, leave Serengeti National Park and drive for (175km, 3-4 hrs), descend the 600m high crater walls to the crater floor with your picnic lunch. You will explore this amazing area until later in the evening. Ascend the crater and drive to a campsite outside/lodge in Mto wa Mbu for dinner and overnight. Common animals likely to see on the crater are black rhinos, wildebeests, zebras, elephants, lions, cheetah, warthogs, hippos, hyenas, buffaloes, blue monkeys, vervet monkeys, baboons and several species of birds including the heaviest flying bird (kori bustard) and the smallest flying one (larks).

DAY 6:
Leave the campsite/lodge in the morning after breakfast and drive to Tarangire National Park (60km-1 hr). Half day game drive and late afternoon drive to Arusha/Moshi and that will be the end of safari. Common animals found in this park are elephants, cheetah, wildebeests, elands, zebras, lions, leopards, giraffes, tree climbing pythons and many species of birds. This park is also heavily dominated by huge baobab trees which are one of the longest living trees in the wilderness.

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Budget Lodging: Public Campsite at
Jambo
Nyani Campsite
Simba
Standard Lodging:
Endoro Lodge
Ngorongoro Farmhouse
Serengeti Kati Kati Lodge
Luxury Lodging:
Lake Manyara Hotel
Sopa Lodge
Ngorongoro Wildlife Lodge
Exclusive Lodging:
Bilila Lodge
Singita Grumeti Lodge
Kirawira Tented Camp
Serena Lodge


7 DAYS LODGE/CAMPING SAFARI TO LAKE MANYARA, SERENGETI, NGORONGORO CRATER TARANGIRE AND ARUSHA NATIONAL PARKS

DAY 1:
After breakfast leave Moshi town and drive to Lake Manyara National Park (206km, 4-5hrs). Afternoon games drives and later in the evening drive to a lodge/campsite outside the park for dinner and overnight. Common animals likely to see is giraffes, zebras, elephants, tree climbing lions, leopard, warthogs, hyenas, buffaloes, baboons, blue and vervet monkeys and several species of birds including the lesser/greater flamingos, pelicans, storks etc on the lake.

DAY 2:
Leave the lodge/campsite after breakfast with your picnic lunch and drive to Serengeti national park via Ngorongoro Conservation Area (190km, 4-6 hrs as the road is sometimes very rough). Game drive will be en route to a campsite in Seronera area at the heart of the park for dinner and overnight. Common animals likely to view are wildebeests, giraffes, zebras, elephants, lions, hippos, leopard, cheetah, eland, warthogs, hyenas, buffaloes, blue monkeys, vervet monkeys, baboons and several species of birds.

Day 3:
This will be a full day inside the Serengeti National Park with game drives on different locations later drive back to the lodge/campsite for dinner and overnight.

DAY 4:
Early morning game drives before breakfast. You will be likely to see sun rise if it is on a clear day as it is an attraction there on the endless plains and probably spot the nocturnal animals as they are returning to their dens. After breakfast you will go the final game drive on the way out of the park to the rim of Ngorongoro Crater to a lodge/campsite (175km, 4-5 hrs) which overlooks the crater for dinner and overnight.

DAY 5:
After breakfast in the morning descend the 600m high crater walls to the crater floor with your picnic lunch. You will explore this amazing area until later in the afternoon, ascend the crater and drive back the lodge/campsite for dinner and overnight. End of safari. Common animals likely to see on the crater are rhinos, wildebeests, zebras, elephants, lions, cheetah, warthogs, hippos, hyenas, buffaloes, blue monkeys, vervet monkeys, baboons and several species of birds including the heaviest flying bird (kori bustard) and the smallest flying one (larks).

DAY 6:
Leave the campsite/lodge in the morning after breakfast and drive to Tarangire National Park (60km-1 hr). Half day game drive and late afternoon drive to a lodge/campsite in Arusha. Common animals found in this park are elephants, cheetah, wildebeests, elands, zebras, lions, leopards, giraffes, tree climbing pythons and many species of birds. This park is also heavily dominated by huge baobab trees which are one of the longest living trees in the wilderness.

DAY 7:
Leave the lodge/campsite after breakfast and drive to Arusha National Park (40km-1hr). Full day game drives in that beautiful park and later in the evening drive to Moshi/Arusha or to the airport. End of safari. Common animals like to see in this park is giraffes, zebras, bushbucks, warthogs, hyenas, buffaloes, the rare black and white monkeys, blue monkeys, and several species of birds.

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Budget Lodging: Public Campsite at
Jambo
Nyani Campsite
Simba
Colobus Campsite
Standard Lodging: Outpost Lodge
Ngorongoro Farmhouse
Serengeti Kati Kati Lodge
Luxury Lodging:
Lake Manyara Hotel
Sopa Lodge
Ngorongoro Wildlife Lodge
Exclusive Lodging:
Bilila Lodge
Singita Grumeti Lodge
Kirawira Tented Camp
Serena Lodge
Ngurdoto Mountain Lodge


8 DAYS LODGE/CAMPING SAFARI TO LAKE MANYARA, SERENGETI, NGORONGORO CRATER TARANGIRE AND ARUSHA NATIONAL PARKS

DAY 1:
After breakfast in the morning leave Moshi town and drive to Lake Manyara National Park (206km, 4-5hrs). Afternoon games drives and later in the evening drive to a lodge/campsite outside the park for dinner and overnight. Common animals likely to see is giraffes, zebras, elephants, tree climbing lions, leopard, warthogs, hyenas, buffaloes, baboons, blue and vervet monkeys and several species of birds including the lesser/greater flamingos, pelicans, storks etc on the lake.

DAY 2:
Leave the lodge/campsite in the morning after breakfast with your picnic lunch and drive to Serengeti national park via Ngorongoro Conservation Area (190km, 4-6 hrs as the road is sometimes very rough). Game drive will be en route to a campsite in Seronera area at the heart of the park for dinner and overnight. Common animals likely to view are wildebeests, giraffes, zebras, elephants, lions, hippos, leopard, cheetah, eland, warthogs, hyenas, buffaloes, blue monkeys, vervet monkeys, baboons and several species of birds.

Day 3:
This will be a full day inside the Serengeti National Park with game drives on different locations later drive back to the lodge/campsite for dinner and overnight.

DAY 4:
Early morning game drives before breakfast. You will be likely to see sun rise if it is on a clear day as it is an attraction there on the endless plains and probably spot the nocturnal animals as they are returning to their dens. After breakfast you will go the final game drive on the way out of the park to the rim of Ngorongoro Crater to a lodge/campsite (175km, 4-5 hrs) which overlooks the crater for dinner and overnight.

DAY 5:
After breakfast in the morning descend the 600m high crater walls to the crater floor with your picnic lunch. You will explore this amazing area until later in the afternoon, ascend the crater and drive back the lodge/campsite for dinner and overnight. End of safari. Common animals likely to see on the crater are rhinos, wildebeests, zebras, elephants, lions, cheetah, warthogs, hippos, hyenas, buffaloes, blue monkeys, vervet monkeys, baboons and several species of birds including the heaviest flying bird (kori bustard) and the smallest flying one (larks).

DAY 6:
Take an early morning walking tour to Empakaai Crater, one of the Ngorongoro Conservation Area's eight craters. This walking tour helps you stretch your legs after days of sitting in the car. It allows you a chance to sample virgin trails with abundant bird life and impressive vistas. Dinner and overnight at a lodge/campsite.

DAY 7:
Leave the campsite/lodge in the morning after breakfast and drive to Tarangire National Park (60km-1 hr). Half day game drive and late afternoon drive to a lodge/campsite in Arusha. Common animals found in this park are elephants, cheetah, wildebeests, elands, zebras, lions, leopards, giraffes, tree climbing pythons and many species of birds. This park is also heavily dominated by huge baobab trees which are one of the longest living trees in the wilderness.

DAY 8:
Leave the lodge/campsite after breakfast and drive to Arusha National Park (40km-1hr). Full day game drives in that beautiful park and later in the evening drive to Moshi/Arusha or to the airport. End of safari. Common animals like to see in this park is giraffes, zebras, bushbucks, warthogs, hyenas, buffaloes, the rare black and white monkeys, blue monkeys, and several species of birds.

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Budget Lodging: Public Campsite at
Jambo
Nyani Campsite
Simba
Colobus Campsite
Standard Lodging: Outpost Lodge
Ngorongoro Farmhouse
Serengeti Kati Kati Lodge
Luxury Lodging:
Lake Manyara Hotel
Sopa Lodge
Ngorongoro Wildlife Lodge
Exclusive Lodging:
Bilila Lodge
Singita Grumeti Lodge
Kirawira Tented Camp
Serena Lodge
Ngurdoto Mountain Lodge


10 DAYS LODGE/CAMPING SAFARI TO MARANGU VILLAGE, LAKE MANYARA, SERENGETI, NGORONGORO CRATER TARANGIRE AND ARUSHA NATIONAL PARKS

DAY 1:
After breakfast, join the guide and drive to Marangu village which is a small village on the lower slopes of Mt.Kilimanjaro for a cultural tour until in the later afternoon. Dinner and overnight in Moshi town. Activities are visiting the starting point of Marangu route at 1800m, underground caves, waterfall, Chagga live museum, coffee tour and traditional lunch at a local home. Dinner and overnight.

DAY 2:
Leave your hotel in Moshi after breakfast and drive to Arusha National Park (80km-1hrs). Full day games drives with also walking safari with an armed game ranger in that beautiful park and later drive to a lodge/campsite for dinner and overnight. Common animals like to see in this park is giraffes, zebras, bushbucks, warthogs, hyenas, buffaloes, the rare black and white monkeys, blue monkeys, and several species of birds including the lesser and greater flamingos, teals, ducks etc on the lakes.

DAY 3:
After breakfast in the morning, drive to Tarangire National Park (170km-4hrs). Afternoon games drives in that park widely dominated by baobab trees and later in the evening drive to a lodge/campsite for dinner and overnight. Common animals likely to see is giraffes, zebras, elephants, lions, leopard, cheetah, eland, warthogs, hyenas, buffaloes, blue monkeys and several species of birds.

DAY 4:
Leave the lodge after breakfast with your picnic lunch and drive to Serengeti National Park via Ngorongoro Conservation Area (190km, 4-6 hrs as the road is sometimes very rough). Game drive will be en route to a campsite/lodge which is located at the heart of the park for dinner and overnight.

DAY 5:
This will be a full day game viewing on this mighty park dominated by millions of plain animals with game drives on different locations depending on where the animals are. Common animals likely to view are wildebeests, giraffes, zebras, elephants, lions, hippos, leopard, cheetah, eland, warthogs, hyenas, buffaloes, blue monkeys, vervet monkeys, baboons and several species of birds. Dinner and overnight at a lodge/campsite.

DAY 6:
This will be another full day inside the Serengeti with game drives on different locations. Later in the evening drive back to the lodge/campsite for dinner and overnight.

DAY 7:
Early morning game drives before breakfast. You will be likely to see sun rise if it is on a clear day as it is an attraction there on the endless plains and probably spot the nocturnal animals as they are returning to their dens. After breakfast you will go the final game drive on the way out of the park to the rim of Ngorongoro crater at a lodge/campsite at the rim of the crater (175km, 4-5 hrs) for dinner and overnight.

DAY 8:
After breakfast descend the 600m high crater walls to the crater floor with your picnic lunch. You will explore this amazing area for a full day. Later ascend the crater and drive to Lake Eyasi. Dinner and overnight at a campsite/luxury tented camp. Common animals likely to see on the crater are rhinos, wildebeests, zebras, elephants, lions, cheetah, warthogs, hippos, hyenas, buffaloes, blue monkeys, vervet monkeys, baboons and several species of birds including the heaviest flying bird (kori bustard) and the smallest flying one (larks).

DAY 9:
After breakfast, join your guide and will go to visit the Bushmen who are hunters and gatherers. This is an ideal place as you will visit the authentic Bushmen villages on the way and also spot some wildlife while enjoying the walk which you will deserve after being on the car for a while. Later in the afternoon, drive to a lodge/campsite in Lake Manyara for dinner and overnight.

DAY 10:
After breakfast leave hotel and drive to Lake Manyara National Park (1km, 30min). Early morning games drives and later in the afternoon. Exit the park and drive to Moshi/Arusha or to the airport (140km 3-4hrs). End of safari! Common animals likely to see in this park is giraffes, zebras, elephants, tree climbing lions, leopard, warthogs, hyenas, buffaloes, baboons, blue and vervet monkeys and several species of birds including the lesser/greater flamingos, pelicans, storks etc on the lake.

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Budget Lodging: Public Campsite at
Jambo
Nyani Campsite
Simba
Colobus Campsite
Standard Lodging:
Endoro Lodge
Ngorongoro Farmhouse
Serengeti Kati Kati Lodge
Luxury Lodging:
Lake Manyara Hotel
Sopa Lodge
Ngorongoro Wildlife Lodge
Exclusive Lodging:
Bilila Lodge
Singita Grumeti Lodge
Kirawira Tented Camp
Serena Lodge