3 Day Tanzania Tours & Trips

3 Day Tanzania Tours & Trips

Sometimes, when we’ve had a busy week, it’s good to have a quick break away. Choosing where to go for a weekend trip in Tanzania can be challenging. To help you plan the best trip in Tanzania, we suggest these 3 day Tanzania getaway ideas to begin with.

Idea #1: Serengeti Tour from Arusha

3 Days Serengeti Safari
This 3-day trip in Serengeti is a perfect blend of nature and adventure that starts from Arusha. Because the Serengeti is such a large national park, we recommend spending at least three days exploring it and looking for wildlife. Feel the excitement as you set out on your Tanzania safari adventure to explore the vast plains of the UNESCO World Heritage Site.

Tour Highlights

  • Day 1: Arusha – Serengeti National Park
  • Day 2: Serengeti National Park
  • Day 3: Serengeti National Park – Arusha

Detailed Itinerary

Idea #2: Serengeti and Ngorongoro Trip

3 Day Safari Serengeti and Ngorongoro
If you’re looking for an African safari that’s packed with wildlife, then our 3 days Serengeti and Ngorongoro safari is perfect for you. These Serengeti and Ngorongoro are must-see destinations for any wildlife lover for an unforgettable wildlife experience, where you will get the chance to get close to all the Big five wildlife animals. The tour begins and ends in Arusha.

Tour Highlights

  • Day 1: Arusha – Serengeti National Park
  • Day 2: Serengeti National Park – Ngorongoro Crater
  • Day 3: Ngorongoro Crater – Arusha

Detailed Itinerary

Idea #3: Tanzania Short Trip

3 Day Tanzania Safari
On a 3-day Tanzania safari, you’ll have the opportunity to visit the country’s amazing national parks. A unique and thrilling safari experience that you will never forget, including the opportunity to see the Big 5! These 3 day safari to Tarangire, Lake Manyara, and Ngorongoro Crater, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, offers a series of remarkable experiences in a short time.

Tour Highlights

  • Day 1: Arusha – Lake Manyara National Park
  • Day 2: Lake Manyara – Ngorongoro Crater
  • Day 3: Ngorongoro – Tarangire National Park

Detailed Itinerary

Idea #4: Mikumi Trip from Dar es Salaam

3 Day Safari Mikumi national park

These 3 Days Mikumi National Park Safari is an ideal weekend gateway. Safari from Dar es Salaam/Zanzibar for travelers with limited time. Experience the sense of a safari adventure. Every day of the year, you can visit Mikumi.

Mikumi’s landscape offers a magnificent wildlife experience with commonly seen animals are elephants, Giraffe, Zebra, Antelope, Wildebeest, Eland, Crocodile, Hippo, and Baboon. If you are lucky, won’t miss seeing a Lion & very lucky to see a Leopard. Over 300 species of birds are seen are saddle bill stork, hammer kop, malachite kingfisher, lilac-breasted roller, yellow-throated long claw, battler eagle, etc.

Tour Highlights

  • Day 1: Dar es Salaam – Mikumi National Park
  • Day 2: Full Day Game Drive in Mikumi National Park
  • Day 3: Mikumi – Dar es Salaam

Detailed Itinerary

Idea #5: Nyerere National Park Safari from Dar es Salaam

3 Days Nyerere National Park Safari

These 3 Days Nyerere National Park Safari earlier known as Selous Game Reserve is a short safari that offers a game drive and boat safari along River Rufiji. This 3 Days/2 Nights Nyerere national park safari brings you to one of Tanzania’s most magnificent national parks. It is home to a variety of wildlife and bird species, making it one of the must-see destinations in Tanzania.

Nyerere offers a flawless experience for wildlife tours, aside from the busy northern circuit. Giraffes, hippos, buffaloes, wildebeests, lions, hyenas, elephants, and sometimes spotted black rhinos are just a few of the frequently encountered animals in the Nyerere National Park.

Tour Highlights

  • Day 1: Dar es Salaam – Nyerere National Park
  • Day 2: Full Day Game Drive and Walking Safari
  • Day 3: Nyerere National Park – Dar es Salaam

Detailed Itinerary

Idea #6: Mount Meru Climb from Arusha

3 days mount meru climb

3 Days Mount Meru Climb via Momella is one of the best hikes in Tanzania because it includes wildlife viewing in Arusha National Park.

Mount Meru a volcanic cone is Africa’s fifth-highest mountain 14,978 feet (4,565.29 m), located in northern Tanzania. It’s a fantastic mountain to climb, with stunning scenery and views of Mount Kilimanjaro. In comparison to Mount Kenya and Mount Kilimanjaro, the peak is unspoiled and less populated.

Tour Highlights

  • Day 1: Momella gate – Miriakamba Hut
  • Day 2: Miriakamba Hut – Saddle Hut
  • Day 3: Saddle Hut – Summit Attempt – Momella Gate

Detailed Itinerary

Idea #7: Zanzibar Holiday Tour

Explore the best of 3 day in Zanzibar, from its stunning beaches and turquoise waters to its rich history and culture.

3 Day in Zanzibar

Trip Highlights

  • Day 1: Ras Michamvi
  • Day 2: Stone Town
  • Day 3: Departure

Detailed Itinerary

More Excellent Tanzania Tours Ideas

Searching for more ideas for your trip to Tanzania? Check out these additional Tanzania itineraries. Create the perfect Tanzania vacation with our help!



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