Example trip

Family Adventure in Tanzania

Best for:

Wildlife fans, outdoor enthusiasts and nature fanatics

10 nights
$9800
Jan Feb Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Chinese New Year Christmas & New Year

Itinerary highlights

  • The beauty of the Ngorongoro Crater, a UNESCO World Heritage site

  • Family nature drives searching for zebra, gazelles, lion, leopards and elephants

  • Witnessing the wildebeest migration from Serengeti National Park

  • Relaxing on the sands of Zanzibar

  • Early morning dolphin and whale watching from a private boat

Curated by Matt

“Mkombe’s House is the perfect family safari retreat; a private house hidden amidst a rocky outcrop with stunning panoramic views looking north into Kenya. End your trip along the magnificent white sand beaches of Zanzibar where an exploration of Stone Town is a must.”

Itinerary Details

Day 1
Arrival Arusha

Upon arrival you’ll be met by your guide and escorted to your accommodation.

From: $9800 pp
Pricing is a guideline only and based on 2 people sharing

Day 2
Ngorongoro Crater

Today you’ll be transferred by car to your next accommodation.

The Ngorongoro Crater is a UNESCO World Heritage site and one of the most famous wildlife areas in the world boasting over 25,000 large animals, including black rhinoceros, wildebeest, zebra, eland, Grant's and Thomson's gazelles, lion, leopards, elephants, mountain reedbuck, hyenas and huge herds of buffalo. There are also over 500 species of birds.

For the next few days you’ll embark on family game drives to witness these incredible creatures. Cycling, visits to the farm, and tours of coffee plantations, towns and villages will also be available.  

From: $9800 pp
Pricing is a guideline only and based on 2 people sharing

Day 3
Ngorongoro Crater

Spend the day on family game drives, cycling, visiting the farm, or touring the coffee plantations, towns and local villages.

Your Lightfoot Travel Designer can advise on activities prior to departure.

From: $9800 pp
Pricing is a guideline only and based on 2 people sharing

Day 4
Ngorongoro Crater

Spend the day on family game drives, cycling, visiting the farm, or touring the coffee plantations, towns and local villages.

Your Lightfoot Travel Designer can advise on activities prior to departure.

From: $9800 pp
Pricing is a guideline only and based on 2 people sharing

Day 5
Serengeti National Park

This morning you’ll be transferred to the airstrip for your light aircraft flight to Serengeti National Park. Upon arrival you’ll be escorted to your accommodation.

The Serengeti is one of the most famous wildlife areas in the world and home to the annual wildebeest migration.

Here you can head on family game drives to witness this incredible spectacle during the months of July to October in the Northern Serengeti. Out of season, you can see abundant resident wildlife amongst the grassland plains, open savannah, riverine forests and woodlands, such as zebra, topi, impala, buffalo and giraffe. Lion and leopard are rarely far away.

Don’t miss experiencing a hot-air balloon flight at sunrise.

From: $9800 pp
Pricing is a guideline only and based on 2 people sharing

Day 6
Serengeti National Park

Spend the day enjoying the national park.

Your Lightfoot Travel Designer can advise on activities to suit you prior to departure.

From: $9800 pp
Pricing is a guideline only and based on 2 people sharing

Day 7
Serengeti National Park

Spend the day enjoying the national park.

Your Lightfoot Travel Designer can advise on activities to suit you prior to departure.

From: $9800 pp
Pricing is a guideline only and based on 2 people sharing

Day 8
Zanzibar

You’ll take a light aircraft to Zanzibar where you’ll be transferred to your accommodation.

Home to the Zanzibar red colobus monkey, one of Africa's rarest primates, bush pigs, small antelope, civets, mongoose and a wide variety of birdlife and butterflies, there’s plenty of wildlife to see here.

You can also enjoy the beautiful beaches, and an array of family-friendly activities such as turtle conservation. You can also go dolphin and whale watching, snorkelling, diving, and kitesurfing.

From: $9800 pp
Pricing is a guideline only and based on 2 people sharing

Day 9
Zanzibar

Spend the day at leisure exploring beautiful Zanzibar.

From: $9800 pp
Pricing is a guideline only and based on 2 people sharing

Day 10
Zanzibar

Spend the day at leisure exploring beautiful Zanzibar.

From: $9800 pp
Pricing is a guideline only and based on 2 people sharing

Day 11
Departure

You’ll be escorted to the airport for your onward journey.

From: $9800 pp
Pricing is a guideline only and based on 2 people sharing