Visiting Africa wouldn’t be the same without going on safari and because of this we are offering a range of Safari and Zanzibar holiday combinations. We are also able to create a customised itinerary to ensure it’s the perfect combination for you. If you would like more information, just ask us!


14 Nights: Saadani, Selous and the Zanzibar

Day 1

Fly to Saadani. Overnight at Tent with a View (www.saadani.com)

Day 2

Morning half day game drive & afternoon walking safari. Overnight Tent with a View

Day 3

Full day game drives + boat on Wami River o/n Tent with a View

Day 4

Full board (optional safaris to be paid at the lodge) o/n Tent With a View

Day 5

Fly from Saadani to Selous via DAR. Overnight Sable Mountain Lodge (www.selouslodge.com)

Day 6

Morning village tour and afternoon drive o/n Sable Mountain

Day 7

Early full day drive + boat safari and return to the lodge for late lunch o/n Sable Mountain

Day 8

Fly to Zanzibar and transfer to stone town o/n Dhow Palace Hotel

Day 9

in stone town o/n Dhow Palace Hotel

Day 10

Transfer to Nungwi o/n The Zanzibari (www.thezanzibari.com)

Day 11-14 relax o/n The Zanzibar

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Day 15

transfer to airport for a flight back to DAR

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2 nights: Selous Safari

This short Safari is perfect in combination with a beach holiday on Zanzibar

Day 1 Zanzibar – Selous Game Reserve

Pick up from the Zanzibari, transfer to the airport for your flight to the Selous. Afternoon walking Safari at the Selous. Dinner and overnight at the Sable Mountain Lodge. All meals included.

Day 2 Selous – Selous Game Reserve

After breakfast full day tour in Selous park via Lake Nzoea, Lake Siwandu, Lake Nzelekela, Lake Manze with packed lunch. After bush lunch proceed to the Frederic Selous grave, a british hunter who killed by action on 1917 by Germans. Late continue to Hot water Spring (or Maji Moto) until evening, then drive to a campsite for dinner and overnight. All meals included.

Day 3 Selous – Zanzibar

Early morning game drive, then we bring you to the airstrip for your flight back to Zanzibar. Transfer to The Zanzibari. Breakfast included.

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5 Night Package – 3 Nights Zanzibar and 2 nights Saadani National Park

Day 1: Arrive at Zanzibar airport and transfer by car to Nungwi in the stunning North coast of Zanzibar. Stay at The Zanzibari.

Days 2 & 3: Relax at The Zanzibari. The beautiful coastline with its palm-fringed beaches create an image of a forgotten paradise. Most are protected by coral reefs and are made of white coral sand. Here you can relax on the balmy, tropical shores of the Indian Ocean. In the morning it may be possible to see some of the local fisherman, in their traditional dhows, bringing in their catch of the day.

Spend your days relaxing on the beach or snorkelling in crystal-clear water. There are bicycles for hire or several optional excursions can be arranged through the hotel, such as scuba diving, boat excursions, fishing trips or a spice tour of the island. You could also opt to visit the nearby turtle sanctuary where injured turtles and other marine animals are cared for until they are well enough to be set free into the wild.

Day 4: Transfer from The Zanzibari directly to the airport and fly out to Saadani National Park (alternatively we can arrange an adventurous boat transfer). Overnight Tent with a View.

Day 5: Safari options from Tent With A View include foot safaris, 4×4 game drives and boat safaris (these safaris and park fees are not included in the price). Overnight at Tent With A View.

Day 6: Enjoy game viewing en route to the airstrip before your flight back to Zanzibar (B).

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13 nights Bush & Beach Safari

Day 1 ARRIVAL

Upon arrival at Kilimanjaro International Airport you will be met by your driver/guide and our representative. You will then transfer to the lovely Rivertrees Country Inn – situated in lush and extensive gardens alongside the River Usa. Dinner included

Day 2 Tarangire

Today, after a delicious lodge breakfast, you will continue on to Tarangire. This is Tanzania’s third largest national park, famous for the huge herds of free-ranging elephants which traverse the landscapes, wandering beneath majestic baobab trees. Other wildlife which can be spotted here includes lion, leopard, cheetah, various plains game and a huge diversity of birdlife.

Overnight at Tarangire Safari Lodge or Kikoti Tented Camp All meals included

Day 3 Lake Manyara

Lake Manyara nestles at the base of the Great Rify Valley escarpment. This park is famous for its breathtaking natural beauty, as well as the hippos and water birds which gather in the lake’s waters in vast numbers. Buffalo, impala, giraffe and many forest bird species can also be found here.

Overnight at Lake Manyara Serena Lodge or Kirurumu Tented Camp All meals included

Day 4 Ngorongoro Crater

This morning you will head into the Ngorongoro Conservation Area, and descend the steep walls of the Ngorongoro Crater for an amazing game drive on the crater floor. Animals simply thrive down here – a world unto itself with an array of landscapes and vegetation in a concentrated area. All of the Big Five can be found down here, along with jackals, hyena, hippo, antelope, zebra, many birds of prey and other bird species. The scenery is simply breathtaking.

Overnight at Ngorongoro Sopa Lodge All meals included

Day 5 Serengeti

After a lodge breakfast, you will depart and head for the Serengeti – the most famous wildlife sanctuary in the world. Along the way you will stop for a picnic lunch, and also visit the famous Ol Duvai Gorge Museum, dedicated to the groundbreaking archaeological and anthropological work of Mary and Louis Leakey. Afterwards, you head into the national park for an afternoon/evening of game driving.

Overnight at Mapito Tented Camp All meals included

Day 6 Serengeti

Full day of game driving around the Serengeti, including an early morning game drive if desired. This is a particularly good way to spot not only animals waking in the morning light, but also nocturnal predators returning home after a night of stalking, hunting or scavenging. You can expect to see lion, elephant, giraffe, many antelope species, buffalo and of course wildebeest. Big cats are also resident in the Serengeti.

Overnight at Mapito Tented Camp All meals included

Day 7 Serengeti – Zanzibar

In the morning you will transfer to the airstrip, with en route game viewing along the way. You take your flight to Zanzibar and, upon arrival at Zanzibar International Airport, transfer to The Zanzibari.

Overnight at The Zanzibari Breakfast and dinner included

Days 8 – 11

Days at leisure to enjoy the stunning beaches of Nungwi.

Overnight at The Zanzibari Breakfast and dinner included

Day 12 Spice Tour

Today you will do the famous Spice Tour. This is entertaining and interesting, with information not only on spices but also organically grown herbs, giving detailed descriptions about their traditional uses in medicine, cosmetics and cooking. After the tour you take a sumptuous lunch at the Spice Restaurant where you can taste locally grown spices and fruits. We will then drop you off at your Stonetown hotel.

Overnight at Zanzibar Coffee House All meals included

Day 13 Stonetown Tour

The afternoon will be spent on our Historical Stonetown Tour, taking you through the island’s fabled old town, where history appears to stand still. With visits to the House of Wonders, the Palace Museum (People’s Palace) and the Arab Fort amongst others, it is a fascinating look at the essence of Zanzibar. You will see the bustling market, winding alleyways, ornately carved and studded doors, two cathedrals and countless mosques!

Overnight at Zanzibar Coffee House All meals included

Day 14 DEPARTURE

Transfer to Zanzibar International Airport for your onward journey. Breakfast

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16 nights Lodge & Tented Camp Safari, Zanzibar Beach Extension

This Safari covers the highlights of Tanzania: the migration in the Serengeti, the stunning Ngorongoro Crater and the wild and adventurous Selous Park. At the end of this trip you will stay at our Zanzibar Beach Hotel.

Day 1 ARRIVAL

You will be met at the International Airport of Kilimanjaro by your Driver/Guide and our representative. We will take you to the Mount Meru Game Lodge in Arusha. Our safari manager will come to welcome you and for a safari briefing. Dinner.

Day 2 Lake Manyara

After breakfast we depart for to Lake Manyara. Nestling at the base of the Great Rift Valley escarpment, the park is recognized for its incredible beauty. You can see many game animals such as Buffalo, Elephant, Giraffe, Impala, hippo and others..

Overnight at Serena Lodge at Lake Manyara . All meals included

Day 3 Lake Manyara – Olduvai Gorge – Serengeti

After breakfast you start on your way to Serengeti National Park. A picnic lunch will be provided. On the way you will stop at the Olduvai Gorge where anthropologists Louis and Mary Leakey made many significant discoveries, contributing to the theory that human life originated in Africa. After stopping for your picnic lunch on a kopje (rock outcropping) in Serengeti you will continü further into the park and go on a game drive. Overnight at Mapito Tented Camp at Ikoma, Northern Serengeti. All meals included

Day 4 Serengeti

A full day of game drives around Serengeti. Depending on the time of year and the migration of the herds you can expect to see wildebeest, lions, elephants, giraffes, zebras, monkeys, baboons, hippos, rhinos, antelopes and many birds and other species. As in Ngorongoro your Driver/Guide will be in contact with other safari drivers and will amaze you with his skill at locating the hidden animals.

Overnight at Mapito Tented Camp at Ikoma, Northern Serengeti. All meals included

Day 5 Ngorongoro

In the morning drive to Ngorongoro Crater. After arrival in Ngorongoro you will descend into the crater for a wonderful game drive (with a picnic lunch) inside the Ngorongoro Crater. As very few animals migrate in and out of the crater with its 2000 ft. high walls, you can expect to see lions, elephants, giraffes, zebras, hippos, flamingos, jackals, rhinos, antelopes, many birds and other species. Your Driver/Guide will amaze you with his skill at locating the hidden animals.

Overnight at Sopa Lodge at Ngorongoro or one of the lodges in Karatu nearby (Farmhouse, Plantation Lodge, etc) . All meals include

Day 6 Tarangire -Arusha

After breakfast you visit a Masai Village or go on a Nature Walk at the Northern Crater Rim of Ngorongoro Crater inhabited by buffalös, elephants, baboons, monkeys and different species of birds. Escorted by a ranger or Maasai Guide you follow animal paths through dense bush.

Afterwards, you return to Arusha for some shopping/sightseeing in Arusha Town..

Overnight in Mount Meru Game Lodge in Arusha. All meals included.

Day 7 Arusha-Dar Es Salaam-Selous

After breakfast, transfer to Arusha airport and flight via Dar Es Salaam to Selous Game Reserve. Transfer from the airstrip to your lodge for a meeting with the lodge manager to discuss your program for the following two days. Rest of the afternoon at leisure. Enjoy some time at the poolside or a great sundown from the lodge’s uniqü lounge area. Your lodge consists of stone cottages and luxury tented bandas suituated over Beho Beho Hillside of Sable Mountain.

Overnight at Sable Mountain Lodge. All meals included

Day 8/9 Selous Game Reserve

2 full of game drives at Selous Game Reserve named after the explorer Frederick Selous. The Selous Game Reserve is the largest protected wildlife reserve, a UN World Heritage site and a pristine uninhabited area larger than Switzerland. The topography of the park varies from rolling savannah woodland, grassland plain and rocky outcrops cut by the Rufiji River and its tributaries. Activities are game drives, a walking safari and a boat trip at Lake Tagalala where crocodiles, hippos and grazing game can be seen

2 x Overnight at Sable Mountain Lodge. All meals included

NB – Fly camping’ can be arranged on reqüst (at a supplement). This is a wonderful way to sleep under the stars and enjoy the pure tranquility and raw excitement of the bush. Large tents made of heavy duty mosquito mesh ensure that you are close to nature but apart from only bugs. Fly camping in the wilderness perfectly compliments is a perfect compliments your safari to Selous.

Day 10 Selous – Zanzibar

After breakfast, transfer to Selous Airstrip for your connecting flight to Zanzibar around 10:30. Transfer to The Zanzibari at Nungwi Beach All meals included.

Day 11 – 15 Beach Extension

Relax and enjoy the beaches of Zanzibar. Breakfast and dinner.

Day 16 Spice Tour & Stonetown

After breakfast transfer to Stonetown. On the way we will do the famous Spice Tour. We have developed a special Spice Tour with in depth information not only about spices, but also organically grown herbs and a detailed description about their traditional uses in medicine cosmetics and cooking. After the tour we invite for an opulent lunch at our guides’ home, where you can taste the spices and fruits.

In the afternoon we shhow you Stone Town on our Historical Stone Town Tour. This tour takes you through fabled Stone Town, where history appears to stand still. With visits to the House of Wonders, the Palace Museum (People’s Palace) and the Arab Fort amongst others, it is a fascinating look at the essence of Zanzibar. You will see Zanzibar’s bustling market, winding alleyways, ornately carved and studded doors, two cathedrals and countless mosqüs!

Overnight at Zanzibar Coffeehouse or Dhow Palace or Tembo Hotel. Breakfast and lunch

Day 17 Departure

Departure transfer to Zanzibar Airport for departure.

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