Affordable Safaris and Tours in Tanzania
We do the most affordable safaris and tours in Tanzania! With us you will get the most from your budget.
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We pride ourselves on being able to provide the best value for your safari or tour that is possible within your budget! Individuals, couples, families and groups can all benefit from our years of experience doing incredible tours and safaris in Tanzania for the right money. We are a family owned business, not a big multi-national, we value our customers and we want to ensure that you all leave us truly knowing that you have had the best experience possible in Tanzania for the money you invested.
Some of the most affordable experiences we offer are:
Tanzania Camping and Safari
Tanzania Camping Tours and Safaris is our 'bread and butter'. Nobody is better placed than us to ensure you get the best value for your money on a camping safaris in Tanzania.
We can tailor make an affordable camping holiday in Tanzania for you, your family or your group. Alternatively we have several packages that we have already designed that can meet nearly anyones budget. At typical 7 day package would be as follows.
Tarangirie National Park
Drive from Arusha to Tarangire National Park for game drive. Tarangire is the sixth largest national park covers an area of approximately 2,850 square kilometres. Tarangire is famous for its huge number of elephants, baobab trees and tree climbing African Pythons. Dinner and overnight at Tarangire National Park Campsite
After a short morning game drive in Tarangire, proceed to one of the natural wonders of the world, the Ngorongoro Crater. Descend into the Ngorongoro Crater for a full day crater tour. This is world heritage site, the incomparable Ngorongoro crater is the world’s largest “caldera”. Dominated by cliffs standing some 600 meters high and presenting a sheer drop down to a wide open space of some 246 square km, and you may see everything from elephant to lion, and if you’re lucky, the near-extinct black rhino, all amongst large herds of zebra and wildebeest. Dinner and overnight at Simba Campsite – overlooking the crater!
Serengeti National Park
Drive to the Serengeti National Park via Olduvai Gorge (Millions of years ago, the site was that of a large lake, the shores of which were covered with successive deposits of volcanic ash. Excavation work there was pioneered by Louis and Mary Leakey beginning in 1931. The Serengeti National park covers 14,763 km² (5,700 square miles) of grassland plains and savanna as well as river trine forest and woodlands. The park lies in the north of the country, bordered to the north by the national Tanzania and Kenyan border, where it is continuous with the Masai Mara National Park reserve. Dinner and overnight at Seronera Campsite
Full day game driving in the Serengeti plains, the endless, almost treeless grassland of the south is the most emblematic scenery of the park. This is where the wildebeest breed, as they remain in the plains from December to May. Other hoofed animals: zebra, gazelle, impala, hartebeest, topi, buffalo, waterbuck – also occur in huge numbers during the wet season. Dinner and overnight at Seronera Campsite
Ikoma Bush Campsite
Full day in the Serengeti National Park game driving, dinner and overnight at Ikoma Bush Campsite
Morning walk at the border of the park lead by a national park ranger (optional) then drive from Serengeti to the edge of the Rift Valley. Dinner and overnight at Jambo campsite near Lake Manyara National Park.
Lake Manyara National Park
After a leisure breakfast, game drive at Lake Manyara national park for game drive. Lake Manyara is a shallow freshwater lake in Tanzania. It is said to be the “loveliest lake in Africa”. Lake Manyara is covering 127 square miles (329 km2) of Lake Manyara National Park, the lake’s alkaline waters cover approximately 89 square miles (231 km2). It is famous for a good number of baboons and birdlife, also home to herbivores such as hippos, impalas, elephants, wildebeests, buffalo, warthogs, and giraffes, giant fig trees and mahogany seen in the groundwater forest immediately around the park gates, afternoon return to Arusha.
Don't worry we will set everything up at the campsites and look after you! All you have to do is have fun, take pictures and be amazed at the truly wondrous sites of Tanzania.
We live here and we know Tanzania.
With us you will always get the best value because we don't have a 'special' rate for foreigners. Of course there are government tourism taxes that may apply but we treat all our customers with the same level of respect: that means the right price for all. Simply we offer great service at the correct price so you will always know you got the best value for your money.
Using our extensive local knowledge we can also advise you on the best places to visit based on the time of the year you are in Tanzania, the amount of days you are here and, of course, the budget you want to apply. There is no point visiting an area when most of the animals are on migration and in a different part of Tanzania! That would be a waste of your money. We will make sure you are always in the right place at the right time.
We offer full 'turn-key' solutions; with options if you like. So when you tour or safari in Tanzania with us you never have to worry! We will keep you safe, fed, entertained and, most importantly show you the Best of Tanzania!
All inclusive tours and safaris
When you join one of our tours or safaris you know there will be no surprises! Your packages include meals, accommodation, park and game reserves fees (including conservation fees), all transport (vehicles, planes, boats), guides, excursions and even unlimited bottled water in our safari vehicles. Of course you can personalise your package but normally when you are with us you can enjoy the experience and not have to think of putting your hand in your pocket.
Not only tents and not all tents are the same
Affordable does not mean you need to stay in a basic tents: unless you want to!
When we say affordable we don't mean "basic". We mean that you get extremely good value for your money.
If you are adventurous and you want to trek hard, carry your own backpack and pitch your own tent then of course we can provide that for you. But if that is not you or you would not mind a break on your trek then don't worry!
We have a wide range of accommodation available at an affordable price. After the truly adventurous small tents we have the far more "normal" way of Safari in large portable tents. We will set them up for you and ensure that you are comfortable. These are necessary when we are 'on the move'.
Some of the "tents" are more like comfortable hotel rooms. They are fixed and they even have fixed amenities, like showers, and provide a level of comfort that you would expect in a good hotel.
Then we affordable lodges that are, as you would expect, just like a friendly hotel with all the normal amenities and facilities. It all comes down to what you want and whatever that is we have a great value for money option.
Adventure Tours in Tanzania
Want an affordable Tanzania adventure? Then we can help you!
All we need to know is how adventurous you are and what level of physical activity you want. From a tranquil and relaxing ballon flight over the Serengeti to climbing Mount Kilimanjaro and much more!
The advantage you have with allowing us to help you is that we have an extensive local knowledge of Tanzania. If you want to "go hard" and "live on the edge" then we can help you with that. If you want to experience sites, sounds and places that are unique in the world but without "breaking a sweat" then we can do that also.
If it is available in Tanzania then we can help you do it. There are really too many things to list but some include:
- Mountain Trekking,
- Jungle Trails,
- Surfing Tanzania,
- Diving and Snorkelling,
- Horse Riding,
- Wildlife Safari,
- Bush Plane Flights, and
- Balloon Flights.
Affordable Africa Wildlife Experiences
African wildlife in their natural environment like you see in documentaries: only you will be there!
If you want to experience the wildlife of Africa in their free and natural environment, not a zoo, then we can help you. We live here, the land and animals are part of us, as we are a part of them. It is our pleasure to share the sensational sites and sounds of African wildlife with you.
An "affordable" holiday in Tanzania is one that ensures you get the best value for your money! It is very important that you see the best places and things possible. In Tanzania, especially with the animals, this is based on the time of year you come. We will make sure you are in the right place at the right time.
The migrating animals, like Wildebeest and Zebra, follow a general pattern each year:
- From the end of December to Middle March you should be concentrating on the Ndutu Area and Southern Serengeti Plains. After the first heavy storms, usually in early December, the plains are instantly transformed and the migrant Wildebeest, Zebra and Thomson’s gazelle come feast on the lush green pastures and give birth to their young. Naturally, other animals follow the migration including Lion, Cheetah, Hartebeest and Dik-Dik.
- From April to Middle June the migration is expected to be in the Central Serengeti and slowly moving in two different tracks (Western Serengeti to Northern Serengeti).
- Between June to early September the Wildebeest migration splits in two distinct groups. One group goes west into the Western Corridor before crossing the Grumeti River. The other group heads directly to the north of the Northern Serengeti.
- From the end of September heading to October the Mass Migration will be crossing Masai Mara River towards to Masai Mara Game Reserve in Kenya.
Cultural Experiences in Tanzania
Who better than a local to introduce you to the wonderful and diverse culture of Tanzania.
Do you love meeting people and learning about their culture? Well we are born and breed in Tanzania and we like nothing more than to help people immerse themselves in our culture!
Tanzania is a country rich in culture and traditions. Tanzanians are very generous and hospitable yet conservative people. They are very welcoming but want people to treat their culture with respect.
Tanzania is among few countries in Africa where religious harmony is prevalent. People of different religions live in harmony and love within 128 tribes. The main religions are Christianity and Muslims, minority religions are Buddhism, Hindus and traditional religions.
We can take you to the fascinating areas in Northern Tanzania where you can experience real African life and enjoy the beautiful scenery of green mountains, seemingly endless plains, almost treeless grassland and the dramatic Rift Valley. We organise local guides to assist you with tours so you can truly engage with the local culture.
There are many experiences you can have but some of the best for interacting with the culture are our:
- Climbing Oldonyo Lengai & Lake Natron,
- Trek Mount Lemagarut at Ngorongoro Conservation Area,
- Visit Ilkiding’a,
- Trek at Longido,
- Trekking at Monduli Juu,
- Cultural Visit Mto wa Mbu,
- Tour to Mulala,
- Tour to Ng’iresi, and
- Crater Highland Foot Safari (for the foodies out there!).
On these cultural tours vehicles are provided as a support and to transport you to and from the trek.
Affordable Tanzania Tours and Safaris
If you want a fantastic affordable Tanzania Tour or Safari then let us know!
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