Unforgettable 5-Day Serengeti Safari: Encounter Africa’s Majestic Big Five! Explore the vast plains of the Serengeti and get up close with Africa’s Big Five in their natural habitat.


This 5-Day Serengeti Big Five Safari is designed for wildlife enthusiasts eager to capture breathtaking photographs and immerse themselves in the raw beauty of the African wilderness.


5 days, 4 nights

Group Size:

2-12 people

Accommodation: Luxury tented camps and lodges

Itinerary Highlights:

  • Must-See Animals: Lion, Elephant, Buffalo, Leopard, Rhinoceros
  • Key Landscapes: Serengeti plains, Kopjes, Seronera River Valley
  • Special Activities: Hot air balloon rides, evening bush walks, Maasai village visits

Itinerary Summary:

Embark on a 5-day journey across the iconic Serengeti plains, home to Africa’s Big Five. From thrilling game drives to serene hot air balloon rides, this safari offers an unparalleled wildlife experience, complemented by luxurious accommodations and rich cultural interactions.

Day-to-Day Itinerary:

Begin your journey with a warm welcome at the entrance of the Serengeti. As you drive towards your luxury tented camp, get your first glimpse of the vast plains and the myriad of animals that call it home. After settling in, embark on an evening game drive, where the golden hues of the setting sun provide a perfect backdrop for your first sightings of lions, elephants, and perhaps even a leopard. Return to camp for a sumptuous dinner under the African stars.
Accommodation: Serengeti Tented Camp.
Distance: 150km from Arusha.

After an early breakfast, head to the Seronera River Valley, a hotspot for leopard sightings. The meandering river and its surrounding woodlands offer a haven for wildlife. Enjoy a picnic lunch by the river, watching over playful hippos and basking crocodiles. As the day cools, venture out for another game drive, focusing on the elusive cats of the Serengeti.
Accommodation: Serengeti Lodge.
Distance: 60km.

Awake before dawn for a once-in-a-lifetime hot air balloon safari. As the sun rises, float above the Serengeti, witnessing the vast herds and the Big Five from a bird’s-eye view. Celebrate your flight with a champagne breakfast in the bush. In the evening, join Maasai guides for a bush walk, learning about the smaller flora and fauna and the tribe’s deep connection to the land.
Accommodation: Serengeti Tented Camp.
Distance: 40km.

Today, explore the ancient granite kopjes, intriguing rock formations that are often frequented by lions, cheetahs, and other predators. After lunch, journey to a nearby Maasai village. Here, immerse yourself in their rich culture, partake in traditional dances, and gain insights into their nomadic way of life.
Accommodation: Serengeti Lodge.
Distance: 50km.

Your final day begins with an early morning game drive, capturing last-minute memories of the magnificent wildlife. After a hearty breakfast, pack your bags and bid farewell to the Serengeti. As you drive out, reflect on the unforgettable moments and the magic of the African wilderness.
Distance: 150km to Arusha.

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