Serengeti & Ngorongoro Safari

4 Days | The Ngorongoro Crater & Serengeti are world-class natural wonders

5 out of 5 based on 2 reviews submitted.
Short breaks
EUR €2,608
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Venture to the depths of the enormous caldera of Ngorongoro, a wildlife hotbed that's unlike anywhere else on Earth, before heading to Serengeti National Park, home to the Masai people and an incredible range of wildlife.

Trip overview

Map of Serengeti & Ngorongoro Safari including Tanzania, United Republic Of
Arusha, Tanzania
Arusha, Tanzania
Short breaks, Wildlife
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Min 15
Group size
Min 1 - Max 12
Trip code
This trip generates 54.14 kg of CO2-e per person per day.
We offset these emissions on your behalf. But we know that is not enough, so we also have a carbon reduction target.

Why you'll love this trip
  • Discover the lush wildlife-filled landscape of Ngorongoro Crater with game drives in this ‘Garden of Eden’ – without doubt one of Africa’s Seven Natural Wonders.
  • Camp in the heart of Tanzania's oldest national park, the Serengeti. Explore timeless East Africa where endless savanna, bursting with predators and prey, offers the ultimate safari experience.

Is this trip right for you?
  • The rim of the Ngorongoro crater can reach up to 7,500 feet in altitude, which means you should be prepared for possible signs of altitude sickness.
  • On Short Breaks, you maintain a good level of independence and freedom, with the added bonus of having the details sorted out for you. You’ll have lots of free time and you won’t be accompanied by a Trip Leader. This means that all included activities and tours will be run by different local Intrepid partners, and these may operate independently from each other. The included activities and transfers will operate on a join-in basis, which means that you could have your Adventure all to yourself, or others may join you along the way. If you would prefer to travel in a group with a dedicated Trip Leader, just get in touch with your booking agent and they will take you through some alternatives.


Map of Serengeti & Ngorongoro Safari including Tanzania, United Republic Of



3 breakfasts, 4 lunches, 3 dinners


4x4 vehicle


Lodge (1 night), Permanent tented camp (2 nights)

  • Ngorongoro Crater - 4WD Game Drive
  • Serengeti National Park - 4WD Vehicle Game Drive
Add on activities
  • Serengeti National Park - Balloon Ride (from price) - USD745

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Important notes

1. This Short Break starts at the Kibo Palace Hotel in Arusha at 8am. It may be required that you overnight in Arusha the day before the tour. Alternatively, you can arrange pick-up from Kilimanjaro Airport if you arrive prior to 9am.
2. This trip starts in Arusha / Ngorongoro Conservation Area on Day 1 at 8am. This allows time after the welcome meeting to explore Arusha / Ngorongoro Conservation Area. This trip finishes upon arrival in Arusha on Day 4. Please do not book any flights until after 8pm this evening.

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5 out of 5 based on 2 reviews submitted.
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Molly · Traveled August 2023
A trip to the Serengeti and the Ngorongoro Crater is not to be missed! Seeing wild animals in their natural habitat is enriching for both body and soul. Our guide was amazingly adept at spotting animals and anticipating their behavior so as to place us in the optimal position to observe them without disturbing them. Seeing these animals made us even more devoted to protecting them and their homeland. The Tanzanian goverment has done an impressive job in setting aside so much protected land for these amazing creatures. Each night, we stayed in lovely settings, either private cabins or tented rooms, both very comfortable. We would definitley recommend this trip to everyone!
Review submitted 04 Sep 2023

Matthew · Traveled January 2023
Our experience of the Serengeti and Ngorongoro Crater was absolutely outstanding! Our guide, Godfrey, ensured we had a premium experience thanks to his guiding skills and knowledge of the areas. Accommodations in premium tent structures or lodges were amazing, and seeing an elephant outside our room while in the Serengeti was an unmatched experience! This short-but-sweet tour provided us with everything we could have wanted (and more) - including the Big 5, lions and leopards eating their prey, and even a glimpse of the annual zebra/wildebeest migration.
Review submitted 11 Feb 2023
Serengeti & Ngorongoro Safari
EUR €2,608