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Luxury Small Group Journeys

Family Tanzania Safari 2017


8 Days from $7,295

Limited to 18 guests

On this all-ages adventure, enjoy game drives in Tanzania's greatest wildlife refuges, ride by tuk-tuk through a Tanzanian village, set out on a family treasure hunt through a local market, and meet with a Maasai village elder.

A&K Advantages

Experience the best of northern Tanzania while staying in classic, family-friendly safari lodges and a luxurious tented safari camp, all set amid landscapes teeming with wildlife

Enjoy the services of a dedicated Young Explorers Guide, who travels with the group and organizes activities for all age levels

Ride a tuk-tuk through a Tanzanian village, then set out on a family treasure hunt through its market for an authentic opportunity to interact with the locals

Take part in a cooking demonstration of local dishes with the chance to sample the results

Visit a Maasai village, meet with a village elder to learn about the traditions of this nomadic people and experience an artisan visit with a beadwork demonstration

Itinerary at a Glance

DAY 1:
Arrive Arusha, Tanzania
DAY 2:
Lake Manyara National Park | Ilboru School Visit
DAY 3:
Lake Manyara National Park | A Day of Adventure
DAY 4:
Ngorongoro Crater | Treasure Hunt & Tuk-Tuk Ride
DAY 5:
Ngorongoro Crater | Full-Day Game Drive
DAY 6:
Serengeti National Park | Meet the Maasai
DAY 7:
Serengeti National Park | Land of the Migration
DAY 8:
Depart Arusha

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2018 Dates Available  | Reserve your 2018 preferred date now with a fully refundable deposit. You will have seven days after the final 2018 itinerary and pricing is published to confirm your reservation. Itinerary is subject to change.

DAY 1:
Arrive Arusha, Tanzania

Arrive in Arusha and transfer to your accommodations, tucked into the lush acres of its fertile slopes and offering gorgeous vistas. Depending on arrival time, meet your A&K Young Explorers Guide, who will join your group for the journey.

DAY 2:
Lake Manyara National Park | Ilboru School Visit

This morning, meet the children and staff of Ilboru Primary School, one of the few schools in the region that offers programs for deaf students and children with special needs — a project supported by Abercrombie & Kent Philanthropy. Then, travel overland to small, wildlife-packed Lake Manyara National Park and your newly built luxury lodge nestled on the rim of the Great African Rift Valley, overlooking Lake Manyara. Children may cool off and join the Young Explorers Guide for a swimming competition at the lodge pool. Tonight, gather for a special welcome dinner.

Lake Manyara Kilimamoja Lodge
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Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
DAY 3:
Lake Manyara National Park | A Day of Adventure

Set off on a thrilling morning game drive, where you may spot hippos wallowing along the shore, pelicans scanning the surface, monkeys leaping between the trees and giraffes under the shade of a 1,000-year-old baobab. Return to your lodge for lunch. This afternoon, participate as a family in a cooking demonstration with the on-site chef, and sample the local dishes you create together, during an all-ages Chef’s Table experience.

Lake Manyara Kilimamoja Lodge
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Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
DAY 4:
Ngorongoro Crater | Treasure Hunt & Tuk-Tuk Ride

Today, see the local community and nearby rice fields of the village of Mto wa Mbu, as you Ride Like a Local on a tuk-tuk. Then, stroll through the village market, where children go on a treasure hunt, setting out with money and a list of “treasures” to purchase. Afterward, journey to Ngorongoro Crater, stopping en route at Gibb’s Farm for an organic lunch. Proceed to your luxury lodge, situated a 15-minute drive from the Ngorongoro Gate. Once settled in, younger guests can join the Young Explorers Guide for crafts and games, or a dip in the lodge pool.

Oldeani Ngorongoro Mountain Lodge
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Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
DAY 5:
Ngorongoro Crater | Full-Day Game Drive

Head into the Ngorongoro Crater, a haven for lions, rhinos, wildebeests, gazelles and many other species. Enjoy a picnic lunch before returning to your lodge later this afternoon.

Oldeani Ngorongoro Mountain Lodge
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Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
DAY 6:
Serengeti National Park | Meet the Maasai

Fly to the Serengeti and settle into your luxurious tented safari camp, where you revel in its unique combination of comfort and exhilarating optional guided game walks, as well as night game drives. Later, take a game drive through the rambling park, site of the Great Migration. Then, as the equatorial sun sinks low on the horizon, gather with your Resident Tour Director for a thirst-quenching Scenic Sundowner. Tonight, relax in your split-level suite tent, enjoying your veranda, bathroom with a soaking tub, separate shower and flush toilet.

Buffalo Luxury Camp
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Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
DAY 7:
Serengeti National Park | Land of the Migration

As the animals begin to stir, set off on a first-light game drive to view the prolific wildlife. You might spot hippos returning to water after foraging for food all night, elephants rustling through trees in search of breakfast, and sated lions, arriving back from a hunt. During the afternoon game drive, families visit the Ololosokwan Maasai tribe on what is sure to be one of the most rewarding experiences of your journey to Africa. Tonight, return to camp for a special farewell dinner in the bush.

Buffalo Luxury Camp
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Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
DAY 8:
Depart Arusha

Fly to Arusha, where you may relax in a dayroom before departing for home.

Mount Meru Hotel (dayroom)
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Meals: Breakfast

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

  • Dec 28 - Jan 04
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    Price
    $7,295
    Single Supplement
    $950
    Internal Air From
    $495
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    Please enter a group size 1-10.
Journey Details

Internal Air: Economy class from $495

(Manyara/Serengeti/Arusha)

Minimum age is 5 years.

Each guest on this journey will receive an A&K Safari Duffel.

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

Last group event: hotel transfer at 12:00 p.m. on Day 8.

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


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