Why go on safari in Tanzania?
Tanzania is one of the finest safari destinations in the world, and there are all kinds of things to see and do.
Your holiday will bring you right up close to the impressive wildlife and beautiful, varied countryside comprising mountains, nature reserves and inland lakes. Tanzania is the perfect choice for holidays packed with incredible experiences.
What is there to see and do?
There is no shortage of things to see and do in Tanzania. No matter which holiday you choose, you can be sure of seeing wild animals right up close, and of visiting a host of well-known sights and attractions.
Your safari holiday will be focus on one or more of Tanzania’s national parks. All our holidays will take you to Serengeti National Park – the best-known national park in Tanzania – which is the epitome of an African safari. The park features on the UNESCO World Heritage List, and is famous for the annual migration of millions of zebras and gnus.
Highlights of Tanzania
In addition to the fantastic national parks, guests typically mention the following highlights:
- Encountering ‘the Big Five’: lion, leopard, rhinoceros, elephant and buffalo
- Red-clad Masai warriors in the Ngorongoro Crater
- Balloon safari above Serengeti National Park
- A night under canvas at Wild Camps in the heart of one of the national parks
- Brilliant white sandy beaches
Combination options on our holidays to Tanzania
You can choose between five different holidays to Tanzania, lasting 7–15 days. The holidays all start with a safari trip, after which you can choose to round off your experience with a beach holiday on Zanzibar or in Mombasa.
We also organise eight trips centred around climbing Mount Kilimanjaro, the highest mountain in Africa. Find out more about climbing Kilimanjaro.
Combine safari with Zanzibar
Zanzibar is located almost 50 km off the coast of Tanzania, and features miles and miles of brilliant white sandy beaches bordered by the blue water of the Indian Ocean. Zanzibar is simply perfect for total relaxation against a background of swaying coconut palms and azure water.
If you prefer not to spend all day every day stretched out on the beach, you can take a trip to the capital – Zanzibar – where you can experience sights such as Stone Town, the old part of the city. All the supplementary options are listed under each holiday.
Combine safari with Mombasa
You can also combine your Tanzania experience with a beach holiday in Mombasa, the second-largest city in Kenya. Located on the shores of the Indian Ocean, Mombasa also has miles and miles of beaches, perfect for gearing down after the excitement of your safari.
You can also choose to take a variety of half- or full-day excursions from Mombasa. For example, you can go on safari to Tsavo East, make the trip to Wasini Island, or enjoy a guided tour of Mombasa itself. All the supplementary options are listed under each holiday.
Do you have questions about our Tanzania holidays?
To find out more, click ‘Details’ next to one of the holidays listed above. This will present more detailed information about:
- Highlights of the holiday in question
- What the price includes
- Current prices per person (See the box on the right-hand side)
- “Choose this trip because …”
- A detailed daily programme
- The option to request a no-obligation offer
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The final price of the holiday depends on
- The number of travellers
- Departure date
- Departure airport
It is easy to ask for a free, no-obligation offer; simply fill in the information required under ‘ENQUIRE NOW’. Shortly after submitting your request, you will receive an offer with a price based on the information you provided. Our travel consultants strive to respond to all price enquiries as quickly as possible.
If you wish to accept the offer and book the holiday, simply follow the instructions in the offer.
Contact our travel consultants if you have any questions
You are most welcome to contact us if you have any questions about Tanzania or about requesting holiday offers, booking holidays or anything else holiday-related.
Our travel consultants have years of experience in helping guests enjoy the holiday of their lifetime. They regularly visit Tanzania and other destinations in Africa to check our holiday arrangements, and can therefore answer all kinds of questions about them.
Our travel consultants are ready and waiting to help you Monday to Friday between 08.00 and 16.00; you can email them at: firstname.lastname@example.org or call them on 0845 805 7207.
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