Bush and Beach for the Family

Zanzibar and Tanzania Overview

A perfect family trip into the wildlife paradise of Zanzibar and Tanzania. After 5 full days of game viewing in the Ngorongoro Region and Tarangire National Park, head off to the tropical island of Zanzibar for some fun in the sun on the beach. Enjoy family units at all the luxury properties, interactive wildlife presentations for children, babysitting at Oliver’s Camp, kids’ club at Matemwe Beach House and board games to keep the little ones entertained. Unwind & relax as we organise your ultimate family holiday to Tanzania and Zanzibar. 

Zanzibar and Tanzania Gallery

Highlights

  • Family orientated holiday
  • Bush and Beach combination
  • Professionally guided in game rich regions
  • Snorkeling on a tropical island
You will Stay At

Southern Sun Dar es Salaam

SOUTHERN SUN DAR ES SALAAM

DAR ES SALAAM      TANZANIA

STAY 1 NIGHT

Enjoy leisure, relaxation, business, and more

Conveniently situated in the heart of Tanzania’s vibrant Dar es Salaam, Southern Sun Dar es Salaam is set within walking distance of the central business district.

Tarangire National Park Packages

OLIVER’S CAMP

TARANGIRE NATIONAL PARK TANZANIA

STAY 3 NIGHTS

Enjoy Adventure, Birding, Flora, Indigenous Culture / Art, Leisure, Nature, Relaxation, Star Gazing, Wildlife, and more

Set in the furthest reaches of the Tarangire National Park, not far from Silale and Lormakau swamps, Oliver’s Camp and Little Oliver’s offer an authentic Tanzania safari experience where guests can truly immerse themselves in the splendour of the African bush.

Plantation Lodge

PLANTATION LODGE 

NGORONGORO CRATER CONSERVATION AREA TANZANIA

STAY 2 NIGHTS

Enjoy birding, wildlife, flora, leisure and more 

Located in the Karatu area of northern Tanzania, between Ngorongoro Conservation Area and Lake Manyara National Park, Plantation Lodge is an oasis of peace and tranquility. Set in nearly 3 hectares of beautifully maintained gardens, the lodge is a refreshing change from the large and impersonal lodges on the rim of Ngorongoro Crater.

Matemwe Retreat

MATEMWE LODGE

EAST COAST ZANZIBAR ZANZIBAR

STAY 4 NIGHTS

Enjoy Beach / Coastal, Fishing, History & Culture, Leisure, Nature, Relaxation, Star Gazing, Watersports, and more

Vibrant yet laid-back Matemwe Lodge has perfected the tropical island experience. Perched on an outcrop overlooking a shallow, coral-fringed lagoon, Matemwe Lodge’s famously relaxed atmosphere makes it the ideal place to unwind. Whether you take a break in a hammock or dive the depths of the Indian Ocean, Matemwe Lodge provides an unbeatable island escape. Find 12 beach-chic chalets scattered through the lush gardens with private sea-facing verandas. Dive and fish at Mnemba Atoll.

Zanzibar and Tanzania Itinerary

Bush and Beach for the Family

Day 1
Drinks: None
Room: Dinner Bed And Breakfast

Welcome to Tanzania. Arrive into Julius Nyerere International Airport, Dar es Salaam. After clearing immigration and customs, you’ll be met by a local representative from Takim Tours. He’ll then transfer you to the Southern Sun Hotel for an overnight stay. Journey time 25 minutes. Standard Room – Dinner, bed and breakfast.

Day 2
Drinks: None
Room: Dinner Bed Breakfast Lunch And Activities

After a good nights rest and a delicious breakfast, you’ll be driven back to the airport. Here you’ll board a shared charter flight for the +- 3.5 hours flight to Kuro Airstrip in the north of the country. Your guide will meet you upon arrival and transfer you to Olivers Camp, your home for the next 3 nights. Suite triple share room, Dinner bed, lunch and breakfast. Snacks on game drive.

Activities For The Day
Game Drives
Walking Safari
Family Safari

Day 3
Drinks: None
Room: Dinner Bed Breakfast Lunch And Activities

After breakfast, your guide will collect you in an open top safari vehicle and drive you into Tarangire National Park. Here you’ll spend the day game viewing with your guide. A packed lunch and a selection of snacks and drinks will be provided on the game drive. Suite triple share room, Dinner, bed and breakfast.

Day 4
Drinks: None
Room: Dinner Bed Breakfast Lunch And Activities

After breakfast, your guide will collect you in an open top safari vehicle and drive you into Tarangire National Park. Here you’ll spend the day game viewing with your guide. A packed lunch and a selection of snacks and drinks will be provided on the game drive. Suite triple share room, Dinner, bed and breakfast.

Day 5
Drinks: None
Room: Dinner Bed Breakfast Lunch

After breakfast this morning, you’ll drive with your guide to the next stop on your journey, The Plantation Lodge. This lovely lodge borders the Lake Manyara National Park. Check in and enjoy a lunch before departing on your afternoon game drive inside the park. A selection of drinks and snacks will be provided on the drive. Standard room, Lunch, dinner, bed and breakfast.
Explore this World Heritage Site and try some of the exciting activities for adrenaline junkies or those who prefer quieter adventures. Sunset cruises, game drives, stalking lion, riding elephants on safari and canoe safaris. Or go for crazy bungee jumps, helicopter flips over the waterfall gorge, white water rafting and other dare devil deeds!

Day 6
Drinks: None
Room: Dinner Bed Breakfast Lunch

After breakfast this morning, depart back to Lake Manyara National Park with your guide for more game viewing. A packed lunch, selection of drinks and snacks will be offered whilst game viewing. Standard triple share room, Breakfast, lunch and dinner.

Day 7
Drinks: None
Room: Dinner Bed Breakfast Lunch

Your final day on safari in Tanzania. After breakfast, your guide will drop you off at Manyara Airstrip (about 25 minutes away) for your +- 3 hour shared charter flight to Zanzibar International Airport. Upon arrival in the spice island, a local representative from Island Express will transfer you to Matemwe Beach House, your home for the next 4 nights. Standard triple share room, Lunch, dinner, bed and breakfast. A selection of water based activities for non -motorised activities are on offer at the property. A representative will talk you through additional activities that can be booked through the front desk. A spa also offers a menu of services.

Activities For The Day
• Water Based Activities
• Excursions
• Spa Facilities

Day 8
Drinks: None
Room: Dinner Bed Breakfast And Lunch

Relax and enjoy. Tours can be organised to various areas of the island. Stone Town tours are popular, tours of the spice production processes, quad biking and the famous Safari Blue snorkeling off dhow yachts remain top choices. Standard triple share room, Breakfast, lunch, dinner.

Day 9
Drinks: None
Room: Dinner Bed Breakfast And Lunch

A full day at your disposal.

Activities For The Day
• Water Based Activities
• Excursions
• Spa Facilities

Day 10
Drinks: None
Room: Dinner Bed Breakfast And Lunch

A full day at your disposal.

Day 11
Drinks: None
Room: None

Your final morning in paradise. After checking out, you’ll be driven back to the airport. Your driver will transfer you back to Zanzibar Airport for the short 30 minute flight back to Dar es Salaam in time for your international flight. Memories made to last a life time. Breakfast. END OF SERVICES

DURATION 10 NIGHTS

STARTS FROM DAR ES SALAAM TANZANIA
ENDS AT DAR ES SALAAM TANZANIA

From $6 670

per person sharing


INCLUDED
  • Accommodation as listed
  • All meals as listed
  • Drinks as listed
  • All internal road and airport transfers
  • Domestic flights
  • All activities as listed
  • National Park and conservation fees
  • Family extras
  • Interactive wildlife presentations for children
  • Baby sitting at Oliver’s Camp
  • Kids club at Matemwe Beach House
  • Board games to keep the little ones entertained

EXCLUDED

  • International flights
  • Visa’s and medical requirements if needed
  • Activities or excursions not listed
  • Items of a personal nature
  • Gratuities
  • Airport departure taxes