Discover iconic sights in Kenya and Tanzania as a family.

Take a family trip to the zoo - or better yet, see iconic animals up close and in the wild on this astounding adventure through colourful East Africa. Travel on safari in the world famous game reserves of the Serengeti and Ngorongoro Crater for a chance to spot Africa's Big Five: lions, elephants, rhinos, buffaloes and leopards. Also visit smaller parks and farms that shelter monkeys, deadly snakes, giraffes, flamingos and more. Meet local school k ids in Tanzania and ride a camel to meet Kenya's noble Maasai tribespeople. This awesome family adventure in East Africa will create colourful memories to last a lifetime.

Dar es Salaam, Tanzania
Nairobi, Kenya
Family, Overland, Wildlife
Physical rating
Cultural rating
Min 6
Group size
Min 4, Max 21
Carbon offset
509kg pp per trip


  • Get up close to giraffes in Nairobi


Welcome to the tropical coast of Tanzania. Stay beside gorgeous Kipepeo Beach and laze by the water, spot locals herding camels along the beach or perhaps visit nearby villagers. This is the perfect way to ease into the East African family adventure.
Tour exotic island plantations to see how spices including vanilla, cinnamon and ginger are made. Relax on Zanzibar's sandy beaches and splash in the warm Indian Ocean - or perhaps take a dhow boat trip around the islands.
Travel back to Dar es Salaam and enjoy more time relaxing on tropical beaches.
Journey into the heart of Tanzania to the Usambara Mountains. Take a walk from Lushoto to the Irente Viewpoint for amazing views over the region. For a different insight into rural Africa, visit a cultural centre and stop by a working farm.
Rise early to catch a glimpse of Mt Kilimanjaro before visiting an inspirational school for street kids. Then soak up the day-to-day life of the Chagga people who live on the slopes of this mighty mountain.
Meet the very special kids of the Amani Children's Home in Moshi, which gives street children a safe place to stay as well as educational and emotional support. Pass through Arusha, the safari capital of Tanzania, situated at the base of Mt Meru. Explore a wide variety of bars and restaurants before staying the night in Karatu.
The vast grassy plains of the Serengeti National Park shelter big cats, wildebeest, zebras and gazelles. Travel out on thrilling game drives to spot them in the early morning and late afternoon. Camp in the park, falling asleep to its nocturnal sounds.
Jump in a 4x4 with a local guide to explore Ngorongoro Crater - a vast, extinct volcano that is believed to house one of the biggest populations of wildlife in East Africa. Meet some of Africa's iconic crocodiles, lizards, turtles and super-poisonous snakes at Meserani Snake Park.
Learn about the Maasai way of life on a guided walk through Mto Wa Mbu village.
Admire the long-legged, gentle giants at Langata Giraffe Sanctuary. End the family adventure by picking up colourful mementos from one of Nairobi's bustling markets.
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16 breakfasts, 10 lunches, 11 dinners
Ferry, Overland vehicle
Camping (with basic facilities) (2 nights), Camping (with facilities) (9 nights), Hotel (5 nights)
Included activities
  • Amani Children's Home visit
  • Irente - walk & local lunch
  • Langata Giraffe Sanctuary
  • Mto Wa Mbu - Village Walk & market Visit
  • Ngorongoro Crater - Game drive
  • Serengeti - Game drive
  • Usambara Village Education Project visit, village walk & lunch
  • Zanzibar Spice tour


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Important notes

A discount of 10% is available for children up tot he age of 11. Please enquire at time of booking.

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