About Tanzania Camping Safaris

Discover the Magic of Tanzania Camping Safaris with Lyimo Expeditions

Welcome to the enchanting world of Tanzania, a land where vast savannahs, majestic mountains, and diverse wildlife come together to create an unparalleled adventure destination. At Lyimo Expeditions, we invite you to explore the raw, unfiltered beauty of this East African gem through our immersive Tanzania Camping Safaris. Whether you’re a seasoned traveler or a first-time explorer, our expertly curated safaris promise a journey filled with unforgettable moments, authentic experiences, and a connection to nature like no other.

Why Choose Tanzania for Your Camping Safari?

Tanzania is a land of wonder, where the wild heart of Africa beats in harmony with its breathtaking landscapes and rich cultural tapestry. Here are just a few reasons why Tanzania is the ultimate destination for camping safaris:

  1. Diverse Wildlife: Tanzania is home to some of the most iconic wildlife in the world. From the majestic elephants of Tarangire to the elusive leopards of the Serengeti, the country’s national parks and game reserves offer unparalleled opportunities for wildlife viewing. Imagine waking up to the sounds of lions roaring in the distance or witnessing the Great Migration, one of nature’s most spectacular events.

  2. Breathtaking Landscapes: From the snow-capped peaks of Mount Kilimanjaro to the vast plains of the Serengeti, Tanzania’s landscapes are as varied as they are stunning. Camp under the starlit skies of the Ngorongoro Crater, explore the lush forests of the Selous Game Reserve, or relax on the pristine beaches of Zanzibar.

  3. Cultural Richness: Tanzania is a melting pot of cultures, with over 120 different ethnic groups. A camping safari with Lyimo Expeditions is not just about wildlife; it’s also an opportunity to connect with local communities, learn about their traditions, and experience the warmth and hospitality of the Tanzanian people.

Why Choose Lyimo Expeditions?

At Lyimo Expeditions, we pride ourselves on offering more than just a safari; we provide a transformative experience. Our team of experienced guides, top-notch equipment, and commitment to sustainability ensure that your adventure is both enjoyable and responsible.

  • Expert Guides: Our knowledgeable guides are passionate about Tanzania’s wildlife and culture. They are dedicated to providing you with in-depth insights, ensuring that you leave with a deeper understanding and appreciation of this incredible country.

  • Quality Equipment: We believe that comfort should never be compromised, even in the wild. Our camping gear is of the highest quality, designed to provide you with a comfortable and safe camping experience.

  • Sustainable Tourism: We are committed to responsible tourism practices that protect Tanzania’s natural and cultural heritage. By choosing Lyimo Expeditions, you are supporting conservation efforts and local communities.

Unforgettable Tanzania Camping Safari Itineraries

At Lyimo Expeditions, we offer a range of carefully crafted itineraries that cater to different interests and preferences. Here are some of our most popular Tanzania Camping Safari packages:

1. The Classic Serengeti Safari

Duration: 7 Days / 6 Nights

Highlights:

  • Explore the world-renowned Serengeti National Park, home to the Great Migration.
  • Witness the awe-inspiring Ngorongoro Crater, a UNESCO World Heritage Site teeming with wildlife.
  • Experience the rich culture of the Maasai people with a visit to a traditional Maasai village.

Itinerary:

Day 1: Arrival in Arusha

  • Welcome to Tanzania! Upon arrival at Kilimanjaro International Airport, you will be met by our friendly team and transferred to your hotel in Arusha. Enjoy a relaxing evening as you prepare for your adventure.

Day 2: Arusha to Serengeti National Park

  • After breakfast, we set off for the Serengeti. En route, you’ll pass through the stunning landscapes of the Great Rift Valley. Arrive at our campsite in the heart of the Serengeti just in time for an afternoon game drive.

Day 3-4: Serengeti National Park

  • Spend two full days exploring the Serengeti’s diverse ecosystems. From the vast grasslands to the kopjes (rocky outcrops), every corner of the park offers unique wildlife sightings. Look out for the Big Five and witness the breathtaking spectacle of the Great Migration.

Day 5: Serengeti to Ngorongoro Crater

  • After a morning game drive, we head towards the Ngorongoro Crater. Camp on the crater rim and enjoy panoramic views of this natural wonder.

Day 6: Ngorongoro Crater

  • Descend into the crater for a day of wildlife viewing. The Ngorongoro Crater is home to a high density of animals, including lions, elephants, and the endangered black rhino. Enjoy a picnic lunch by the hippo pool.

Day 7: Ngorongoro to Arusha

  • After breakfast, we make our way back to Arusha. Along the way, visit a Maasai village and learn about their way of life. Arrive in Arusha in the late afternoon, where your safari concludes.

2. The Tarangire and Lake Manyara Adventure

Duration: 5 Days / 4 Nights

Highlights:

  • Discover the unique baobab-dotted landscapes of Tarangire National Park.
  • Explore the diverse ecosystems of Lake Manyara National Park, famous for its tree-climbing lions.
  • Visit the picturesque town of Mto wa Mbu and enjoy a cultural tour.

Itinerary:

Day 1: Arrival in Arusha

  • Arrive at Kilimanjaro International Airport and transfer to your hotel in Arusha. Rest and relax as you prepare for your safari.

Day 2: Arusha to Tarangire National Park

  • After breakfast, we depart for Tarangire National Park. Known for its large herds of elephants and iconic baobab trees, Tarangire offers exceptional wildlife viewing. Set up camp and enjoy an evening game drive.

Day 3: Tarangire to Lake Manyara National Park

  • After a morning game drive in Tarangire, we head to Lake Manyara National Park. The park is home to a variety of habitats, from dense forests to open grasslands. Keep an eye out for tree-climbing lions and colorful birdlife.

Day 4: Lake Manyara to Mto wa Mbu

  • Spend the morning exploring Lake Manyara. In the afternoon, visit the vibrant town of Mto wa Mbu. Enjoy a cultural tour and learn about the diverse communities that call this area home.

Day 5: Mto wa Mbu to Arusha

  • After breakfast, we make our way back to Arusha. Reflect on the incredible experiences of the past few days as you journey back to civilization.

3. The Ultimate Kilimanjaro and Safari Combo

Duration: 12 Days / 11 Nights

Highlights:

  • Conquer the towering heights of Mount Kilimanjaro, the Roof of Africa.
  • Explore the wildlife-rich Tarangire National Park and the world-famous Serengeti.
  • Experience the unique ecosystems of the Ngorongoro Crater.

Itinerary:

Day 1: Arrival in Arusha

  • Arrive at Kilimanjaro International Airport and transfer to your hotel in Arusha. Rest and prepare for your Kilimanjaro adventure.

Day 2-7: Mount Kilimanjaro Climb

  • Embark on a six-day trek to the summit of Mount Kilimanjaro via the popular Machame Route. Experience the thrill of standing on the highest point in Africa and take in the breathtaking views.

Day 8: Return to Arusha

  • Descend from Kilimanjaro and return to Arusha for a well-deserved rest.

Day 9: Arusha to Tarangire National Park

  • Begin your safari with a visit to Tarangire National Park. Set up camp and enjoy an afternoon game drive.

Day 10: Tarangire to Serengeti National Park

  • After a morning game drive in Tarangire, we head to the Serengeti. Arrive at our campsite and embark on an evening game drive.

Day 11: Serengeti to Ngorongoro Crater

  • Explore the Serengeti in the morning before making your way to the Ngorongoro Crater. Camp on the crater rim and enjoy the stunning views.

Day 12: Ngorongoro Crater

  • Descend into the Ngorongoro Crater for a day of wildlife viewing. Return to Arusha in the late afternoon, where your epic adventure concludes.

Book Your Tanzania Camping Safari with Lyimo Expeditions

Are you ready to embark on the adventure of a lifetime? At Lyimo Expeditions, we are dedicated to providing you with a seamless and unforgettable safari experience. From the moment you arrive in Tanzania to the day you depart, our team is here to ensure that every detail is taken care of.

Contact Us Today:

  • Email: info@lyimoexpeditionskilimanjaro.com
  • Phone: +255718442953

Don’t miss out on the chance to explore the wild beauty of Tanzania with Lyimo Expeditions. Book your Tanzania Camping Safari today and let the adventure begin!