The iconic 3 days Serengeti safari is a well-designed itinerary that allows you to immerse yourself in the breathtaking endless plains and abundant wildlife of one of Africa’s most renowned safari destinations, the Serengeti National Park. From the vast plains to the thrilling wildlife encounters, this safari promises an unforgettable experience.

On day one, we depart from Arusha and make our way to the Serengeti National Park, crossing the picturesque Masai Steppe and ascending the Rift Valley Escarpment. Along the way, we stop at the Ngorongoro Conservation main gate for registration and indulge in breathtaking views over the Ngorongoro Crater. As we enter the Serengeti through the Naabi Hill Gate, we are greeted by the stunning vistas and the promise of thrilling wildlife encounters. Game drives en route offer a glimpse into the diverse ecosystem and an opportunity to spot a wide range of animals.

Day two is dedicated to fully exploring the wonders of the Serengeti. We begin with an optional sunrise game drive, a perfect opportunity to witness the awakening of the savannah and the spectacular golden hues cast by the rising sun. After a hearty breakfast, we embark on a full-day game drive, venturing deep into the heart of the Serengeti. Here, you have the chance to witness the incredible wildebeest migration, one of nature’s greatest spectacles, as well as encounter other iconic wildlife such as lions, zebras, giraffes, and a myriad of bird species. The vast plains of the Serengeti serve as a stage for the drama of life and survival, providing endless opportunities for remarkable wildlife sightings and awe-inspiring photographic moments.

On the final day of our safari, we bid farewell to the Serengeti and depart for Arusha. Alternatively, for those staying in Zanzibar or Dar es Salaam, we can arrange a domestic flight to your desired destination. This marks the end of your 3-day Serengeti adventure, leaving you with incredible memories of the magnificent landscapes, captivating wildlife, and the untamed spirit of the Serengeti.

Whether you are a wildlife enthusiast, a nature lover, or a photographer seeking that perfect shot, our 3-day Serengeti Safari offers an immersive experience that will leave you in awe of Tanzania’s natural wonders. Join us on this remarkable journey and let the Serengeti’s beauty and wildlife enchant you.

Day by day, 3-day Serengeti Safari Itinerary

Day 1: Drive to Serengeti National Park. Enjoy game drives en route and enter the park through Naabi Hill Gate.

Day 2: Full day of game drives in the Serengeti. Witness the wildlife and explore the endless plains.

Day 3: Morning game drive and breakfast. Check out and return to Arusha or transfer to Seronera Airstrip for your flight back. End of the safari.

Three days Serengeti safari highlights

  • Thrilling game drives in the iconic Serengeti National Park, known for its abundant wildlife and breathtaking landscapes.
  • Witness the incredible wildebeest migration, one of the world’s greatest wildlife spectacles.
  • Encounter a diverse range of wildlife, including lions, elephants, giraffes, zebras, and numerous bird species.
  • Explore the vast Serengeti plains, immersing yourself in the untamed beauty of the African savannah.
  • Capture stunning photographs of the wildlife and landscapes, creating lifelong memories.
  • Optional sunrise game drives for a chance to witness the awakening of the Serengeti at dawn.
  • Stay at the Tukaone Serengeti Camp, providing a comfortable and immersive experience in the heart of the park.
  • Enjoy the services of experienced safari guides who will share their knowledge and insights about wildlife and the ecosystem.
  • Marvel at the breathtaking views over the Ngorongoro Crater, a natural wonder and UNESCO World Heritage Site.
  • Immerse yourself in the rich cultural heritage of the Maasai people, who inhabit the region and have a deep connection with the wildlife and land.
  • Experience the untamed spirit of Africa, surrounded by vast open plains, dramatic sunsets, and the sounds of the wilderness.

Combine the 3-day Serengeti Safari with Mount Kilimanjaro Climb: :

For those seeking an adventurous experience, you can extend your trip by adding a Mount Kilimanjaro climb. After completing the Serengeti Safari, you can embark on a thrilling journey to the majestic Mount Kilimanjaro. Scale the highest peak in Africa and witness breathtaking views from the summit. This combination allows you to explore both the wildlife-rich plains of the Serengeti and the awe-inspiring beauty of Mount Kilimanjaro.

Combine the 3-day Serengeti Safari with Zanzibar Beach:

To add a touch of relaxation and beachside bliss to your safari, consider combining the 3-day Serengeti Safari with a trip to Zanzibar. After concluding your safari adventure, fly to the enchanting island of Zanzibar and unwind on its pristine white sandy beaches. Indulge in water activities like snorkeling, diving, or simply soak up the sun while enjoying the turquoise waters of the Indian Ocean. This combination offers a perfect blend of wildlife exploration and beach paradise, allowing you to experience the best of both worlds.

Note: Both options can be customized to suit your preferences and time availability. Whether you choose to conquer the mighty Mount Kilimanjaro or relax on the stunning beaches of Zanzibar, your adventure awaits.

Day 1

Drive to Serengeti National Park

Start your safari adventure by driving from Arusha to Serengeti National Park. Along the way, enjoy scenic views of the Masai Steppe and stop at Ngorongoro Conservation’s main gate for registration. Take a brief stop at the Crater view for stunning panoramic views before continuing your journey. Enter the Serengeti via Naabi Hill Gate and enjoy game drives as you make your way to the camp. Lunch will be taken at Naabi Hill Gate. In the afternoon, explore the Serengeti, witnessing its abundant wildlife. Check-in at your Camp for overnight stay.


Luxury: Kubu Kubu Tented Camp / Melia Serengeti Lodge / Four Season Serengeti

Mid-range: Serengeti Heritage Tented Camp / Embalakai Camp / Acacia Central Camp

Day 2

Safari Serengeti

Start the day with an optional sunrise game drive in the Serengeti. After breakfast at the camp, embark on a full-day game drive in the vast Serengeti plains. Marvel at the diversity of wildlife, including the famous wildebeest migration, as millions of animals traverse the plains in search of food and water. Keep an eye out for other wildlife such as zebras, gazelles, lions, and a variety of bird species. Enjoy the freedom of exploring this iconic national park and take in breathtaking landscapes. Return to your Camp for an overnight stay.


Luxury: Kubu Kubu Tented Camp / Melia Serengeti Lodge / Four Season Serengeti

Mid-range: Serengeti Heritage Tented Camp / Embalakai Camp / Acacia Central Camp

Day 3

Serengeti to Arusha

Optional early morning game drive followed by breakfast at the camp. Check out and drive back to Arusha or head to Seronera Airstrip for your flight back to Arusha. Your Serengeti safari comes to an end, and you can continue your journey to other destinations or depart from Arusha. If you’re in Zanzibar or Dar es Salaam, consider exploring additional safari tours or flying back to your starting point.

This 3-day Serengeti safari can be customized to accommodate your preferences and availability of time. You have the flexibility to choose between luxury, mid-range, or budget accommodations, as well as the option of a camping safari. Whether you’re starting from Arusha, Zanzibar, Dar es Salaam, Mwanza, or even Nairobi, our travel experts can create the perfect itinerary for your Serengeti adventure. Contact us for a personalized program that suits your needs and ensures an unforgettable safari experience.

The cost for the whole 3 Days Serengeti safari includes and excludes the following items

Tanzania Safari Price includes

Park fees

Game drives and activities

All accommodation

A professional driver/ safari guide

All transportation

All Taxes/VAT

Roundtrip airport transfer


Water / Coffee / Tea or Soft Drinks

Price Excludes

International flights

Additional accommodation before and at the end of the tour

Tanzania Visa


Personal Expenses (e.g. laundry, telephone, beverages, etc.)

Meals not listed above

Government imposed increase of taxes and/or park fees

3 days Serengeti Safari
3 days Tanzania safari
3 days Tanzania safari
3 days Tanzania safari
3 days Tanzania safari
3 days Tanzania safari
3 days Tanzania safari