Masai & Tanzania Camping Safari

11 days, Nairobi to Arusha

Long on yearning for the savannahs of East Africa but short on time? This should do the trick. This adventure spreads the wonders of the Serengeti, the Ngorongoro Crater, magnificent Lake Manyara and campouts under the broad midnight skies of the Masai Mara over 11 adventure-filled days. Our all-terrain vehicles cut down the travel time, making sure your every minute in Africa is spent interacting with the locals and tracking the Big Five. Africa in a flash? It can be done.

Long on yearning for the savannahs of East Africa but short on time? This should do the trick. This adventure spreads the wonders of the Serengeti, the Ngorongoro Crater, magnificent Lake Manyara and campouts under the broad midnight skies of the Masai Mara over 11 adventure-filled days. Our all-terrain vehicles cut down the travel time, making sure your every minute in Africa is spent interacting with the locals and tracking the Big Five. Africa in a flash? It can be done.

11 days

Nairobi to Arusha

From$3099 USD
Trip Code: DKMT

Long on yearning for the savannahs of East Africa but short on time? This should do the trick. This adventure spreads the wonders of the Serengeti, the Ngorongoro Crater, magnificent Lake Manyara and campouts under the broad midnight skies of the Masai Mara over 11 adventure-filled days. Our all-terrain vehicles cut down the travel time, making sure your every minute in Africa is spent interacting with the locals and tracking the Big Five. Africa in a flash? It can be done.

Is this tour for me?

Travel Style: Classic

All of the highlights, culture, access, and I-can’t-believe-we-did-that moments, all at a great price.

Service Level: Camping

Camping most nights with some hotel stays to start and throughout; affordable public and private transport.

Physical Rating: Light

Light walking and hiking suitable for most fitness levels. Nothing too challenging.

Trip Type: Small Group

Small group experience; Max 14, avg 10

Age requirement: 12+

All travellers under age 18 must be accompanied by an adult.

11 days

Nairobi to Arusha

From$3099 USD
Trip Code: DKMT
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Itinerary

Day 1Nairobi

Arrive at any time.

Day 2Nairobi/Masai Mara

Journey through the Great Rift Valley on the way to one of the most famous game parks in Africa. Enjoy a late afternoon game drive in the hopes of spotting some of the Big Five.

Meals included: Breakfast | Lunch | Dinner

Day 3Masai Mara

Enjoy an early game drive when animals are most active. Opt to visit a Masai village, learn to dance like a warrior, stop in the manyatta (family compound) and learn about this nomadic culture.

Meals included: Breakfast | Lunch | Dinner

Day 4Masai Mara/Nairobi

Morning game drive in the Masai Mara National Reserve before departing for Nairobi.

Meals included: Breakfast | Lunch

Day 5Nairobi/Arusha

Spend the day travelling to Tanzania.

Meals included: Breakfast

Day 6Arusha/Mto wa Mbu

Experience the Mto wa Mbu village with a guided cultural walk and traditional lunch with a local family. View wildlife on a game drive.

Meals included: Breakfast | Lunch | Dinner

Day 7Lake Manyara National Park/Serengeti National Park

Visit an authentic Masai village and the Planeterra-supported Clean Cookstove Project en route to the Serengeti.

Meals included: Breakfast | Lunch | Dinner

Day 8Serengeti National Park

Rise early for a morning game drive, returning in time for lunch. Continue the search for the Big Five in the afternoon while taking in the vastness of the Serengeti plains.

Meals included: Breakfast | Lunch | Dinner

Day 9Serengeti National Park/Ngorongoro

Take a morning game drive in the Serengeti before getting a spectacular view of the Ngorongoro Crater from its rim.

Meals included: Breakfast | Lunch | Dinner

Day 10Ngorongoro/Arusha

Head out for a morning game drive in Ngorongoro Crater.

Meals included: Breakfast | Lunch

Day 11Arusha

Depart at any time.

Meals included: Breakfast

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What's Included

  • Masai Mara Game Reserve entrance and game drives
  • Mto wa Mbu guided village tour with a traditional lunch
  • Lake Manyara game drive
  • Masai village visit and the Planeterra-supported Clean Cookstove project
  • Serengeti game drives
  • Ngorongoro Crater game drive
  • All transport between destinations and to/from included activities

Accommodations

Simple hotels (4 nts), full-service camping (6 nts).

Meals

10 breakfasts, 8 lunches, 6 dinners. (Allow USD70-95 for meals and drinks not included.)

Transportation

7-seat 4x4 safari van, 7-seat 4x4 safari land cruiser.

Staff & experts

Chief Experience Officer (CEO), certified driver/guide.

Available extras (Add these to your tour when you book)

Serengeti Balloon Safari - $540.00

Be wowed with your bird's eye view of the wildlife and terrain of the majestic Serengeti. Enjoy a champagne breakfast and keep that shutter-finger ready —you’ll be using it plenty over the course of your hour in the air.

My Own Room - $299.00

If you're travelling solo and would prefer to have your own private room throughout your trip, select this option during the online booking process.

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