This is a great 7-day Kenya – Tanzania safari, where thrilling adventures and mesmerizing landscapes await you. With Africa Kenya Safaris as your trusted guide, get ready to explore the best of East Africa’s wildlife havens and cultural gems. From the iconic Amboseli Park and its majestic elephants to the legendary Serengeti, home of the Great Migration, each day of this safari promises to be an extraordinary journey. Brace yourself for encounters with lions, giraffes, flamingoes, and more as we traverse through the picturesque plains and delve into the world’s largest intact volcanic caldera.
Tanzania and Kenya are both well-known for being safari hotspots. With our Full-Week 1-country tour, however, you won’t have to decide which of these East African nations to visit for your safari. Both the enthralling Amboseli Park in Kenya with its numerous large tuskers and Tanzania’s Serengeti with its endless plains teeming with big cats would be enjoyable to you.
The biggest complete volcanic crater on Earth, Ngorongoro Crater is one of the planet’s most unusual landforms and is home to a specialized ecosystem of wildlife. And the celebration of hundreds of bright pink flamingos at Lake Manyara National Park will dazzle.
Beginning in Nairobi, this meticulously planned 7-day safari travels to Amboseli at the base of the spectacular, snow-capped Mount Kilimanjaro.
Then, we’ll go to Tanzania to explore Lake Manyara’s beauties and make a stop at Olduvai Gorge, the best prehistoric human habitation site.
With its high populations of big game, including lions, leopards, rhinoceroses, buffalo, elephants, and hundreds of other species, Serengeti and Ngorongoro will follow and excite you.
Day-by-Day Itinerary: 7 Day Kenya + Tanzania Safari
Day 1: Nairobi to Amboseli Park. Arrive at Amboseli, embark on a game drive, and witness Mt. Kilimanjaro’s grandeur.
Day 2: Full day at Amboseli Park. Enjoy pre-breakfast and multiple game drives, encountering diverse wildlife and panoramic views.
Day 3: Amboseli Park to Lake Manyara. Cross into Tanzania, explore Lake Manyara’s charm, and marvel at tree-climbing lions and pink flamingoes.
Day 4: Lake Manyara to Serengeti. Witness a captivating sunrise, visit Olduvai Gorge, and embrace the vast Serengeti on an afternoon game drive.
Day 5: Full day at Serengeti. Experience unlimited game drives, witness the Great Migration and soak in the Serengeti’s awe-inspiring scenery.
Day 6: Serengeti to Ngorongoro Crater. Conclude your Serengeti adventure and descend into the Ngorongoro Crater for an exceptional wildlife encounter.
Day 7: Ngorongoro Crater to Arusha/Nairobi. Savor a possible sunrise, journey to Arusha with a lunch stop, or continue to Nairobi, bidding farewell to Kenya and Tanzania’s finest parks and wildlife.
7 Day Kenya & Tanzania Safari Combined Highlights
Highlights of the 7-day Kenya-Tanzania Safari:
- Amboseli Park: Witness herds of elephants against the backdrop of Mount Kilimanjaro, Africa’s tallest peak.
- Full-Day Game Drives: Enjoy multiple game drives, spotting lions, giraffes, zebras, rhinos, and various wildlife species in their natural habitat.
- Lake Manyara: Encounter unique tree-climbing lions and be enchanted by flocks of vibrant pink flamingoes.
- Serengeti National Park: Experience the awe-inspiring Great Migration, with millions of wildebeests and zebras on their annual journey.
- Ngorongoro Crater: Explore the world’s largest intact volcanic caldera, teeming with big cats, hippos, rhinos, and colorful birdlife.
- Spectacular Sunrises and Sunsets: Capture breathtaking moments as the sun paints the African landscapes in stunning hues.
- Cultural Encounters: Meet the Maasai herders and learn about their traditional way of life in Maasai country.
- Olduvai Gorge: Discover the site of early human artifacts, adding an enriching historical dimension to the safari.
- Scenic Drives: Traverse the African savannah, taking in picturesque vistas of rolling hills and open plains.
- Kilimanjaro Views: Marvel at the iconic snow-capped peak of Mount Kilimanjaro, creating a captivating backdrop throughout the journey.