Nature Discovery’s personalized & custom-made safaris await the discerning traveller looking to explore the remote and unspoiled areas of tantalizing Tanzania.
With 30 years of experience, the Nature Discovery team are experts in all things ‘Northern Tanzania.’ We know the parks and wildlife areas intimately, and can help you to create the safari experience of your dreams.
5 Reasons to Plan Your Northern Tanzania Safari with Nature Discovery
- Professional Team: Our safari guides are passionate about sharing the wonders of northern Tanzania’s rich wildlife and diverse landscapes.
- Safari Vehicles: Rugged but comfortable, our safari vehicles are tough enough to get off the beaten track and deep into the African wilderness.
- Responsible Tourism: We embrace the environmental ethic ‘leave no trace’ on all of our safaris.
- Private Mobile Camps: For the greatest flexibility, our mobile camping safaris allow you to experience the African bush in a ‘no compromise’ fashion.
- Lodges and Permanent Camps: We can recommend the best safari lodges and permanent camps to round out your quintessential safari experience.
Highlights of the Tanzanian Northern Circuit:
Tanzania is known as one of Africa’s top wildlife countries, where animals are still free to migrate and where humans try to peacefully cohabit with fauna. Tanzania is rich in tribal diversity – there are more than 120 tribes including the Hadzabe, Datoga, Chagga, Sukuma and Maasai are all part of this colourful background that shapes this country.
Arusha City is a bustling city situated on the foothills of Mount Meru.
Arusha National Park is the perfect day trip from Arusha and is mostly populated by forest animals. The best time to visit is from June to March.
Mt Meru is Africa’s fifth highest mountain and offers unparalleled views of its famous neighbour, Kilimanjaro.
Kilimanjaro is the world’s tallest freestanding mountain, which attracts mountaineers and nature enthusiasts from all over the world.
Tarangire National Park boasts the most scenic and varied landscapes and is famous for its large number of baobab trees and massive herds of elephants. The best time to visit is from July to October.
Mto wa Mbu Town is home to more than 80 different tribes and is famous for its colourful local market that offers traditional crafts.
Lake Manyara National Park is considered one of the best places for birdwatching and offers diverse wildlife, like lions, elephants, giraffe, waterbuck, monkeys, and more. The best time to visit is from December to March and June to October.
Lake Eyasi is the largest soda lake in Tanzania and is home to the Hadzabe and the Datoga tribes. Get to know their traditions and share moments of their daily lives.
Karatu Town is a colourful and bustling town located between the Rift Valley and the Ngorongoro Conservation Area.
Ngorongoro Conservation Area is home to the Ngorongoro Crater, which is considered one of the natural wonders of the world. This UNESCO World Heritage Site boasts an abundance of plants, birds and wildlife.
Lake Natron is a soda lake at the base of the active Ol Doinyo Lengai volcano offering dramatic scenery of a desolate landscape. The lake is the most important breeding site for lesser flamingos in the world.
Serengeti National Park is a UNESCO World Heritage Site and Tanzania’s most famous park due to the largest concentration of migratory animals in the world.
Zanzibar is best known for its white sandy beaches, turquoise Indian Ocean, and rich marine life.
Lake Victoria is shared by Kenya, Uganda, and Tanzania, and is the world’s largest tropical lake and the second largest freshwater lake
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Nature Discovery holds a privileged position among safari outfitters, offering 30 years of expertise as a fully licensed tour operator running photographic wildlife safaris and treks in Tanzania.
All of our trips are custom designed and we take your interests and budget into account while planning your trip.
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