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Luxury Family Journeys

Family Kenya & Tanzania Safari 2019


12 days from $11,495

Limited to 24 guests

Uncover wildlife and tribal traditions on this exciting family safari, revealing everything from baby elephants and big cats to the beautiful Maasai and their East African plains.

A&K Advantages

Discover astounding diversity and “Big Five” wildlife on game drives through East Africa’s most noted parks and reserves

Travel with an A&K Child Activity Coordinator, who joins you from start to finish to arrange fun activities for younger guests

Discover some of the earliest human remains at Olduvai Gorge

Come together for a Family Foodie Experience and the chance to cook an authentic African meal alongside a local chef

Visit a Maasai village and meet with a village elder to learn about the traditions of these nomadic people

Itinerary at a Glance

Days 1-2
ARRIVE NAIROBI, KENYA
Days 3-4
AMBOSELI NATIONAL PARK | ON THE PROWL
Days 5-6
NGORONGORO CRATER, TANZANIA | INSIDE THE “LOST WORLD”
Days 7-8
Serengeti National Park | The "Big Five"
Days 9-11
MASAI MARA GAME RESERVE, KENYA | RIFT VALLEY
Day 12
Depart Nairobi

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Complimentary Safari Duffel

Guests on this journey receive a custom-crafted A&K safari duffel. Learn more

Days 1-2
ARRIVE NAIROBI, KENYA

Arrive in Nairobi and transfer to your hotel, where your Child Activity Coordinator may greet you with “jambo” (hello). The next day, meet remarkable African species in two special settings. Visit the Giraffe Center, where you may hand-feed endangered Rothschild’s giraffes from a platform that brings you to eye level with these majestic giants, who gently snatch food with their long blue tongues. At Daphne Sheldrick’s Elephant Orphanage, watch young elephants at play with attentive keepers, who explain the process of reintroducing the elephants into the wild. Later, visit a jewelry workshop created by Kenyan women. Tonight, gather for a special welcome dinner.

Nairobi Serena Hotel
Meals: Breakfast, Dinner (Day 2)
Days 3-4
AMBOSELI NATIONAL PARK | ON THE PROWL

Depart for Amboseli National Park, famous for its big game and views of snow-capped Mount Kilimanjaro, the tallest freestanding mountain in the world. After lunch at your lodge and, perhaps, a lesson in spear throwing with your Child Activity Coordinator, it’s time for a thrilling safari. Cruise through acacia woodlands, freshwater swamps and open plains in search of elephants, zebra and wildebeest. The next day, discover more of this wildlife haven on additional game drives, departing for your first of the day at dawn. Look to distant Kilimanjaro, illuminated in an inspiring, early-morning light.

Ol Tukai Lodge
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Days 5-6
NGORONGORO CRATER, TANZANIA | INSIDE THE “LOST WORLD”

Drive from Kenya into Tanzania, stopping in Arusha for lunch. Then, fly to Manyara and transfer to your lodge, perched on the rim of Ngorongoro Crater. A UNESCO World Heritage Site and “Lost World” of wildlife, Ngorongoro Crater was formed three million years ago when a giant volcano erupted and collapsed. Today, Ngorongoro is home to an incredible concentration of wildlife, including one of the highest densities of lions. Tonight, take in sweeping views from your own private balcony. The next day, ride into the lush expanse for a picnic lunch and full day of game drives. Later, visit a Maasai village, where you meet with the village elder and learn how to make the tribal community’s unique beaded jewelry.

Ngorongoro Serena Safari Lodge
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Days 7-8
Serengeti National Park | The "Big Five"

Depart for Serengeti National Park. Stop for a privately guided visit to Olduvai Gorge, an archaeological site housing some of the earliest human remains. Arrive at your lodge and, time permitting, set out on your first game drive in the unparalleled Serengeti. The next day brings morning and afternoon game drives in search of Africa’s “Big Five” — leopards, buffalo, elephants, rhinos and lions. In lieu of the morning game drive, opt to take your family on a hot air balloon ride over the Serengeti (weather permitting and at an additional cost).

Serengeti Serena Safari Lodge
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Days 9-11
MASAI MARA GAME RESERVE, KENYA | RIFT VALLEY

Transfer by air and overland to Kenya’s Masai Mara Game Reserve. Check in to your luxury camp near the Mara River. Later, enjoy an exciting afternoon game drive. Explore this magnificent savanna country for the next two days on morning and afternoon game drives, searching for giraffes, hippos and hyenas. Look forward to a family-friendly sundowner experience, sipping refreshing mocktails and cocktails from a surprise scenic location. Back at camp, your Child Activity Coordinator leads young guests on bush treasure hunts and teaches the craft of firemaking. A Family Foodie Experience offers an opportunity to join your chef and prepare regionally inspired dishes together. Later, experience local life when you opt to visit with students at a nearby primary school (when in session). Seize an opportunity for another unforgettable hot air balloon ride (weather permitting and at an additional cost). On your final evening, celebrate with a farewell dinner.

Mara Intrepids
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Day 12
Depart Nairobi

Fly to Nairobi and enjoy a reserved dayroom. Transfer to the airport and depart.

Nairobi Serena Hotel (dayroom)
Meals: Breakfast
Complimentary Safari Duffel

Guests on this journey receive a custom-crafted A&K safari duffel. Learn more

Explore Dubai: Stopover Package

Explore Dubai: Stopover Package

3 days from $1,695

Park Hyatt Dubai (from $1,695)
Taj Dubai (from $1,695)
Four Seasons Resort Dubai at Jumeirah Beach (from $1,995)
International air not included.


3 Days

Add a Remarkable Stopover to Your Journey
Take advantage of an incredible opportunity to fly one of the world’s premier airlines at exclusive preferred business and first-class rates, and spend two nights in Dubai before or after your journey.

Fly glamorous Emirates to Dubai and check in to your luxury hotel. Discover the best of this dazzling city, viewing its remarkable architecture, visiting the Spice Market and colorful shops at the Deira Gold Souk, and ascending the Burj Khalifa, the world’s tallest skyscraper. On the last day, continue on to your journey or board your flight home.

Park Hyatt Dubai
Taj Dubai
Four Seasons Resort Dubai at Jumeirah Beach
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch (Day 2); Breakfast (Day 3)


Prices are in USD, per person, based on double occupancy.

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Journey Details

Internal Air: Economy class from $1,195 (Arusha/Manyara; Serengeti/Tarime; Migori/Masai Mara/Nairobi)

Minimum age is 5 years. Suggested age is 8+.

First group event: welcome briefing at 8:00 a.m. on Day 2.

Last group event: hotel transfer at 12:15 p.m. on Day 12.

Departures are guaranteed to operate with a minimum of 2 guests.

Triple occupancy pricing is available upon request.

Children 17 and under save $500.

Complimentary Safari Duffel

Guests on this journey receive a custom-crafted A&K safari duffel. Learn more


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