The famous Big 5 animals consist of the lion, elephant, cape buffalo, leopard, and rhinoceros. The name Big 5 originally came from game hunters referring to the hardest animals to hunt on foot. Nowadays, seeing the ‘Big 5’ has become synonymous with the African Safari and is a thrilling experience to see some of the most dangerous animals in the wild! Take a look at some of our recommended itineraries for seeing the Big 5 below or email directly for a tailor made itinerary!

6 Days Safari with Empakai Hiking

If you’re looking for a safari experience that goes off the beaten track and gives you a more intimate safari experience, than this itinerary is for you!

2 Days Safari to Tarangire and Ngorongoro

For those pressed for time, this two day/one night safari packs in two of Tanzania’s most beloved national parks. You’ll have the chance to see the Big Five

3 Days Serengeti Safari

If you’re pressed for time and the Serengeti is your priority, why not cut out the driving and fly directly to the world-famous National Park? A three-day fly-in safari

4 Days Tanzania Bush Safari

The perfect balance of attractions and time, the four-day Tanzania Express is the best itinerary for seeing as much as humanly possible when you’re on a tight time budget.

8 Days Luxury Bush Safari

This 8-day safari allows you to explore Tanzania’s most stunning wilderness areas and some of nature’s greatest wildlife spectacles in style. Experience a journey …