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13 Days Kenya to Zanzibar Adventure Tour Popular On sale

13 Days
Style of Tour
StartNairobi (Kenya)
EndDar es Salaam (Tanzania)
Special price
ZAR 18660AUD 1,923.71CAD 1,884.85EURO 1,255.72GBP 1,116.70USD 1,504.84
Normal priceZAR 23325.00AUD 2,404.64CAD 2,356.06EURO 1,569.65GBP 1,395.87USD 1,881.05

Journeying from Nairobi, this tour offers incredible wildlife viewing in the famous game reserves of East Africa (the Masai Mara & Serengeti), to snorkeling on coral reefs. Visit a Masai community and explore ancient Stone Town - with its mix of African and Arab cultures. Soak up the sun on Zanzibar's famous white beaches or take a dhow trip on turquoise water sand snorkel on pristine reefs. . A popular beach and wildlife tour.

Countries visitingKenya, Tanzania, Zanzibar
Accommodation on tour:Camping/Lodge


  • Great Rift Valley
  • Masai Mara Game Reserve
  • Tribal Villages
  • Game Drives
  • Arusha
  • Serengeti National Park
  • Ngorongoro Crater
  • Dar es Salaam
  • Stone Town - Zanzibar
  • Tropical Beaches - Zanzibar

Tour Itinerary

Day 1:  Nairobi – Masai Mara

We depart Nairobi early morning and head towards the Masai Mara National Park. This part of the adventure is conducted in smaller especially adapted game viewing vehicles. The journey to the Masai Mara takes in spectacular views of the Great Rift Valley. We set up camp on the edge of the park where we will spend the next two nights. We spend the next couple of days exploring this famous game reserve.

Meals:  breakfast, lunch and dinner

Day 2:  Masai Mara National Park

We spend the day in the park taking in the amazing vistas and open savannahs and enjoying wildlife sightings and photographic opportunities. The Masai Mara is renowned for its excellent game viewing and one can expect to encounter a variety of animals all year round including the Big 5. The Masai Mara is best known for its annual migration of huge herds of wildebeest and zebras. The timing of the migration varies according to rainfall patterns as the animals move to find better grazing. The migration is followed by a large number of predators such as lions, leopard, cheetahs and hyenas.

Meals:  breakfast, lunch and dinner

Day 3:  Masai Mara – Nairobi

Departing the Masai Mara we make our way back to Nairobi enjoying the rural areas of Kenya. We spend the night in Nairobi, where you have the opportunity to go out and enjoy the local cuisine.

Meals:  breakfast and lunch

Day 4:  Arusha – Tanzania

Today we depart Kenya and enter Tanzania after a busy border crossing. Our destination is Arusha – the “Safari Capital” of Tanzania. The town is buzzing with safari activities and we have time to visit the local craft and curio markets. We set up camp on the outskirts of Arusha and in the afternoon we enjoy a walk to one of the local Masai villages, where we get an insight into village life.

Meals:  breakfast, lunch and dinner

Day 5:  Serengeti National Park

Once again we transfer to smaller game viewing vehicles and head off for a fantastic wildlife experience. The day is spent game driving across the open plains of Serengeti where we will encounter a large variety of wildlife including the big cats. The Serengeti is one of Africa’s most famousreserves and lives up to its reputation for its incredible game viewing.  The open Savannah plains and Acacia trees set the scene.  Our unfenced camp is an ideal setting to take in the night sounds of prowling hyenas and lions.

Meals:  breakfast, lunch and dinner

Optional Activity:  Serengeti Balloon Flight:  US$550

Day 6:  Ngorongoro Crater

Our wildlife experience continues as we safari across the plains to the Ngorongoro Crater. We ascend the crater where set up camp. The crater is a World Heritage Site and the views across this massive crater are stunning. Note that it can get cold on the rim of the crater and a jacket is recommended.

Meals:  breakfast, lunch and dinner

Day 7:  Ngorongoro Crater – Arusha

We spend the morning on a spectacular game drive in the basin of the crater. One can expect to encounter all the large mammals except giraffe as they are unable to descend the steep slopes of the crater. We enjoy this wildlife sanctuary before we begin our return journey to Arusha. One can expect to see animals on the return drive. Our Serengeti/Ngorongoro safari comes to an end in the late afternoon.

Meals:  breakfast, lunch and dinner

Day 8:  Arusha – Bagamoyo

Today we depart the safari town of Arusha and head for the seaside town of Bagamoyo. We pass the town of Moshi, under the shadow of Mt. Kilimanjaro. Weather permitting we should get a sighting of this iconic mountain. We set up camp and one is able to explore this historicaltown. The beach is a short walk from the campsite.

Meals:  breakfast, lunch and dinner

Day 9:  Bagamoyo – Dar es Salaam

We head south along the coast line to the Dar es Salaam, the capital of Tanzania. This a huge bustling city and one can see the Arab influence in the architecture. Dare es Salaam is the gateway to the tropical island of Zanzibar. We set up camp on the outskirts of the town.

Meals:  breakfast, lunch and dinner

Day 10:  Dar es Salaam - Zanzibar – Stone Town

The next part of journey begins with the ferry crossing from Dar es Salaam to the tropical island of Zanzibar. Stone Town is the capital of Zanzibar and has a rich history and one can spend hours wondering the narrow alley ways of the old town. The island has been strongly influenced by tradeand cultural links with the Arabian Peninsula. These historic links are plain to see as one explores the old town. Visit the markets, browse the alley ways and visit the palaces and mosques. Stone Town definitely has a unique culture heritage.  Note that the next few days are flexible and you are free to explore on your own. It is recommended that you change money in Stone Town – best rates. Accommodation is in budget hotels and is included in the price.

Meals:  breakfast

Optional Activities:  Spice Tour US$ 30, Slave market US$ 15, Palace visit US$ 10

Day 11 & 12:  Zanzibar – Tropical Beaches

The next couple of days are spent enjoying the pristine palm lined beaches of Zanzibar. Transfer up north and enjoy the turquoise waters and brilliant white beaches. Relax on the beach, have a massage and definitely take a dhow snorkelling trip to the coral reefs of the north to view exceptional marine life. Spend your evenings at one of the local beach bars or enjoying a delicious fish dinner at one of the local restaurants.

Meals:  2 x breakfasts

Optional Activities:  Dhow snorkelling trip US$ 65, Scuba diving from US$ 130, massage US$ 15

Day 13:  Zanzibar – Dar es Salaam

We take our last dip in the Indian Ocean or do some quick local shopping before taking the ferry back to Dar es Salaam where our fantastic beach and wildlife adventure comes to an end.

Meals:  breakfast

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Approx. Special tour price in
ZAR 18660AUD 1,923.71CAD 1,884.85EURO 1,255.72GBP 1,116.70USD 1,504.84

Full tour pricing

Trip Price -                     R23 325 per person

Special Deal -                 R18 660 - Select Dates

Adventure Safari Pass   USD 1350 - Paid directly to tour leader on departure. The Adventure Pass covers selected park entries, activities and excursions. See itinerary for details

Tour includes

  • Fully equipped safari vehicle
  • Sleeping mattress
  • Meals as indicated
  • Masai Mara Excursion
  • Masai Village Walk
  • Serengeti & Ngorongoro Crater Excursion
  • Zanzibar Ferry and Accommodation

Not included

  • All items of a personal nature
  • sleeping bag required
  • travel insurance and visas
  • beverages
  • snacks,
  • souvenirs, tips
  • Optional activities (see list on Itinerary for complete breakdown).

Tours start on the following dates

This tour has a duration of: 13 Days

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