As the home of Olduvai Gorge, the world’s most treasured paleontological site, it’s safe to say humans have been coming to Tanzania forever. So, where’ve you been? Seamlessly blending out-there access with stylish comfort, this trip brings you close to wonders like Lake Manyara, the Ngorongoro Crater, the plains of the Serengeti and the Big Five before returning you to a cozy safari lodge or comfort-minded tented camp. True, it’s not exactly the way homo erectus did it, but that’s what evolution is all about, no?
Arrive at any time. Arrival transfer included.
Experience the Mto wa Mbu village with a guided cultural walk and traditional lunch of meat and plantains with a local family. Continue into Lake Manyara National Park for an afternoon game drive. Spend the evening in a comfortable safari camp, watching the stars and listening to the night-sounds of Africa.
Travel through the Rift Valley and visit a Masai village to learn about the Masai people and the Planeterra-supported Clean Cookstove project. Meet the local women engineers who have installed clean cookstoves throughout these communities. Visit the historic site of Olduvai Gorge then continue to our mobile luxury camp located inside Serengeti National Park. Embark on afternoon and morning game drives in our compact, safari 4×4, with a pop-up roof for optimal wildlife viewing and photography. Option to take a sunrise balloon safari.
Games drives as we continue out of the Serengeti then rest you head this evening at a comfortable tented camp, enjoying the African sunset with a cool drink in hand over looking Lake Eyasi.
Depart early into Ngorongoro Crater, a UNESCO World Heritage Site for game drive and picnic lunch. Afternoon drive to Arusha for our final night.
Depart at any time.
Looking for a little extra from your adventure but don’t want to skip out on all the genuine experiences? Comfort is your ticket. These trips offer upgraded accommodations and more inclusions while still delivering plenty of freedom to pursue spontaneous situations on your own.
Group trips average 12 travellers per departure, depending on the adventure. The maximum is usually no more than 16, but some can be smaller or bigger, depending on the trip. Check individual trips for details.
There’ll be some light walking and hiking. Suitable for most fitness levels. Nothing too challenging.