EXPLORE EAST AFRICA - Upgraded Accommodation

4 August to 31 August, 2018 **FULLY BOOKED**
15 September to 12 October, 2018 **3 seats remaining**
27 July to 23 August, 2019
31 Aug to 27 September, 2019

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Now available! The original East African Safari with a little luxury. A non-camping 28-day safari, staying in upgraded accommodation. Everything is exactly the same but you’ll spend your nights sleeping under a solid roof- no canvas! 

Expect something incredible every day! This fantastically diverse continent offers a perfect adventure and is home to some of the world’s most prolific game-viewing locations. Indulge in a rich cultural heritage, thought-provoking histories and spectacular scenery. Finish the tour with a few days on the exotic spice island of Zanzibar. Bursting with surprises and personal touches along the way – this safari will be unforgettable.


  • Countries visited: UGANDA, KENYA, TANZANIA, ZANZIBAR
  • Travel by overland & 4×4
  • Some drives on rough roads
  • Group size 12-22
  • 27 nights under a roof – no canvas!
  • 27 breakfasts, 21 lunches and 23 dinners included
Start Entebbe, UGANDA
Finish Dar es Salaam, TANZANIA
Cost NZ $3,950 plus
Local Payment US $3,350 | Local Payment Explained
Countries Visited Uganda, Kenya, Tanzania, Zanzibar
Age Group Suitable all ages
Min. Group Size 10
Max. Group Size 22

What’s Included

  • Fully escorted tour – Driver, Tour Leader, Cook and Helper
  • All tolls and taxes Breakfast, lunch & dinner whilst with the truck
  • Accommodation (please note this safari isn’t a lodge safari and the accommodation is similar to basic motel rooms)
  • All activities, sightseeing, National Parks, entrance fees as per itinerary
    • Visiting chimps at Ngamba Island
    • Village Walk – Jinja
    • Boat trip at Source of the Nile (Jinja)
    • Boat Trip to Njemp Fisher people
    • Visit to local Pokot tribe
    • Nakuru National Park (Kenya)
    • Game walk & lunch at Olerai Game Sanctuary
    • Afternoon tea at Joy Adamson’s former home
    • Masai Mara National Reserve
    • Masai Village visit
    • Langatta Giraffe Park
    • Sheldricks Animal Orphanage
    • Ngorongoro Crater (Tanzania)
    • Local village walks – Lushoto & Bagamoya
  • Flight to and from Zanzibar

What’s Not Included

  • Airfares
  • All taxes and surcharges pertaining to flights and airports
  • Personal Insurance
  • Personal spending
  • Visa’s or other documentation’s required
  • Any meals or services not specifically included
  • Local gratuities

Optional Extras (In USD)

  • Whitewater Rafting on the White Nile full day – $125
  • Quad-biking through plantations – $50-90
  • Hot Air Balloon over Masai Mara – $425
  • Swimming with the dolphins, Zanzibar – $30
  • Spice Tour, Zanzibar -$35
  • Snorkeling/Scuba diving Zanzibar – $25-120
  • Allow USD $160-250pp if you want to upgrade to rooms along the way. Maximum of ten nights, price range is USD $20-85 for a double/twin room

Itinerary – Day by Day

1 Start Entebbe, chimps at Ngamba Island
2/3 Source of the Nile, boat trip, village walk
4 Rift Valley
5 To Lake Baringo – Pokot tribe visit, boat trip
6/7 To Nakuru – visit local school, curio shopping
8 Full day game driving Nakuru National Park
9/10 Naivasha – Olerai Game Sanctuary, school visit,
Elsamere, Crescent Island, boat trip
11-13 Masai Mara – Game driving & visiting the Masai tribe
Hot air ballooning (opt)
14-15 Nairobi – Langatta Giraffe Centre, Animal orphanage,
Kazuri beads

16/17 Mto wa mbu – Game driving Ngorongoro Crater
18 Arusha – Masai Museum, market day, snake park
19/20 Lushoto – Usambara Mountains – viewpoint, markets, village walk
21 Bagamoya – Historical walk – slave trade history
22/23 Dar es Salaam – Indian ocean beach
24/25 Stone Town – Spice tour & history of Stone Town
26/27 Kendwa Rocks – Diving & snorkelling (opt), dhow boat trip
28 End Stone Town