Tanzania Under Canvas

​Be captivated by extraordinary game viewing and quintessential African landscapes on this safari through Tanzania.

Journey Overview

Be captivated by extraordinary game viewing and quintessential African landscapes on this safari through Tanzania. The parks in the north of the country boast open savannah, acacia trees and huge herds of game including one of the world’s great wildlife spectacles, the annual Wildebeest Migration. On this adventure, you stay at camps selected for their proximity to the wildlife.

Journey Highlights

  • Explore two of Tanzania’s most exciting parks
  • Stay at luxurious, authentic tented safari camps in prime locations
  • Visit a Maasai village to learn about tribal customs and daily life
  • Discover an extraordinary natural wonder teeming with wildlife
  • End each day on safari soaking up unforgettable African sunsets

Journey Itinerary

Day 1: Arrive Arusha

A warm A&K welcome to northern Tanzania and private transfer to your lodge located on the country’s largest coffee plantation.
Arusha Coffee Lodge 

Day 2: Tarangire National Park.

This morning you are driven (approx. 5hrs) to Tarangire National Park, home to one of the country’s largest elephant populations. Your camp is situated in a remote corner of the park amongst giant acacia trees with views out beyond the savannah. The landscape is filled with ancient baobab trees, ambling elephants and birds in flight. Head out on a walking safari or a night game drive in search of elusive nocturnal animals rarely seen by visitors.
Sanctuary Swala (Canvas Pavilion) | BLD

Day 3: Tarangire National Park.

This park is famous for its large herds of elephants which migrate through the park in search of water between July and October. Breathtaking views of the Maasai Steppe and the mountains to the south make a stop at Tarangire a memorable experience. A full day allows time for plenty of game viewing.
Sanctuary Swala (Canvas Pavilion) | BLD

Day 4: Ngorongoro Crater.

Today travel to the Ngorongoro Conservation area, stopping for lunch at Gibb’s Farm, a working coffee plantation in the highlands, with time to stretch your legs. Later this afternoon, arrive in camp, located close by to the crater rim in the forest. Sanctuary Ngorongoro Crater Camp (Safari Tent) | BLD

Day 5: Ngorongoro Crater

Descend into this vast extinct volcano whose towering walls are a natural enclosure for a dazzling abundance of wildlife. See wildebeest, zebra, buffalo and gazelle on the plains, waterbuck, bushbuck and eland in the forest, a healthy elephant population, black rhino, lion, hippo and flamingos. On return to camp stop at a traditional Maasai Village.
Sanctuary Ngorongoro Crater Camp (Safari Tent) | BLD

Day 6: Serengeti National Park.

This morning board your light aircraft flight into the world famous Serengeti. Game viewing in the park varies depending on the time of year. Your classic tented safari camp is mobile and moves seasonally between two sites according to the movement of the game, ensuring you are always in the best spot to witness the Great Wildebeest Migration.
Sanctuary Kichakani Serengeti Camp | BLD

Days 7-8: Serengeti National Park.

With an expert safari guide, explore the vast plains of the Serengeti in search of predators and other game for the next two days. The Serengeti plays host to a wonderful spectacle each year – the annual migration of millions of wildebeest and zebra who follow the rains in their continual search for grass and water – an unforgettable experience.
Sanctuary Kichakani Serengeti Camp | BLD

Day 9: Depart Arusha.

A flight returns you to Arusha or Kilimanjaro where your Tanzanian safari ends.

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Preferred Accommodation

Preferred Accommodation

This journey features the following Preferred Accommodations:

Sanctuary Swala, Tarangire

Tanzania Under Canvas

Sanctuary Swala is to be found in a remote valley within Tarangire National Park. The camp offers private game viewing, wilderness indulg ... Read more

Sanctuary Ngorongoro Crater Camp

Tanzania Under Canvas
A&K Favourite

Set on the rim of Ngorongoro Crater which is home to a huge variety of animals including lion, jackal, cheetah, wildebeest, zebra, buffal ... Read more

Sanctuary Kichakani Serengeti Camp

Tanzania Under Canvas
A&K Favourite

Sanctuary Kichakani Serengeti Camp is a small and intimate mobile camp with ten luxury safari tents each with en-suite bathrooms. Your pe ... Read more

Journey Dates & Prices

From $10,780 per person twin share (low season) and from $13,064 per person twin share (high season). Solo travellers on request.

As this Private Journey can be personalised to your specific requirements, it is not available for online booking. Depending on your preferred dates and arrangements, final pricing will vary.

Please call A&K on 1300 851 800 to book this journey.


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