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Location: Arusha National Park, Tarangire National Park & Lake Manyara
Price: From 119 US Dollar per day

Testimonial: My friend and I wanted to go to Tanzania. We wanted an active trip full of exciting experiences that would last for a lifetime. Therefor we contacted Scandic Safari, because we believed that they could give us offer that would fulfill all of our wishes – and they did indeed live up to our expectations. Marlene Schjøtz, Denmark



Join Scandic Safari’s budget Safari in Arusha National Park, Lake Manyara and Tarangire National Park. The budget safari is a safari where you sleep outside the parks. It can be in local guesthouses or even in a tented camp where the tents is big with real beds and behind the tent, you will have your own private shower and toilet. Some tents also have shared toilets and shower. This safari is a real budget safari for people who wants to discover the national parks in Tanzania in a cheap way. We have done the accommodations and food as cheap as possible. Some nights you will eat on restaurant for your own money and therefor are able to choose to eat on cheap local restaurants. At these restaurants, you can eat for around five US Dollar and up.
The driver guide will be a well-educated guide with a lot of experience in wildlife. Our cars are in top quality and there is always enough diesel on our cars, so you will have the possibility to explore the national parks.

Book a budget Safari now on info@scandic-safari.com.


This trip includes:

  • Private safari, no other people joining the safari/car
  • Safari vehicle: Land Cruiser with open roof
  • English-speaking driver guide
  • All park fees
  • On Safari: lunch box all 3 days + drinking water 1,5 litter pr. day per person

Not included:

  • Tips for the driver guide. We recommend 25 US Dollar pr. day‏
  • Soft drinks and alcohol
  • Breakfast on the first day of the safari
  • Dinner on first day of safari. You will stay in Kaloleni in Arusha where there is many possibility’s of local places where you can eat for small money
  • Breakfast on 2nd day before leave the guesthouse in Kaloleni
  • Dinner on the 2nd day. You driver guide will go with you to Mto wa Mbu wher there is many options for a good and cheap dinner or maybe you decide to eat at the restaurant of Sunbright Tented Camp
  • Dinner on the last day of the safari
  • The flight from Europe to Tanzania and return

Program: Budget Safari – 3 Days, 2 Nights – Northern Tanzania

Day 01: Early pick up at your hotel in Arusha where we will start with a small briefing. After the briefing, we will start to drive to Arusha National Park. Next to the park, we will find Mt. Meru (4566 meter high) which is an old volcano. The park is not very big, but has a spectacular landscape. Arusha National park has a big variant of wild life and it is possible to see giraffe, buffalos, flamingos, warthogs, monkeys etc. If you are lucky, it is also possible to see leopards and elephants. We will enjoy our lunch box in the park and in late afternoon, we will drive to Arusha for overnight stay in a guesthouse in Kaloleni.

Dag 02: After early breakfast we will start driving to Tarangire National Park. The name of the park comes from the Tarangire River that runs through the park. The river is an important resource for the animals in the park. The landscape with thousands of Baobab trees is amazing beautiful. Tanrangire National Park is famous for its huge numbers of elephants. It is possible to see herds of elephants up to 100. You can see the most of Tanzania’s wildlife in Tanrangire and up to 550 different spices of birds, so the park is a paradise for bird watcher. We will enjoy our lunchbox in the park and late afternoon we will drive to campsite outside the park.

Dag 03: After early breakfast, we drive to Lake Manyara National Park. Ernest Hemingway said once that Lake Manyara is the loveliest lake in Africa. In Lake Manyara, you will see many animals from baboons to elephants. There is more than 400 different kinds of birds in the park and you will see thousands of flamingos colour the horizon pink. We will find a nice spot to eat our lunchbox and in the late afternoon, we will drive back to Arusha.

2 persons in the car: 182 US Dollar per day per person – total per person: 546 US Dollar
3 persons in the car: 152 US Dollar per day per person – total per person: 456 US Dollar
4 persons in the car: 136 US Dollar per day per person – total per person:  408 US Dollar
5 persons in the car: 128 US Dollar per day per person – total per person: 384 US Dollar
6 persons in the car: 126 US Dollar per day per person – total per person: 378 US Dollar
7 persons in the car: 119 US Dollar per day per person – total per person: 357 US Dollar

If you want Scandic Safari to book a hotel/guesthouse in Arusha before and after the Safari, we will be pleased to help you.

Book your trip now on info@scandic-safari.com