Embark with your tribe on a truly unique and adventure-filled experience in northern Tanzania. Combining walking with safari game drives allows your family access to first-hand experiences when compared to your standard driving-only safaris. With tastes of the Great Rift Valley, Lake Manyara, Ngorongoro Crater, and the world famous Serengeti, this trip is designed for families with an ambitious spirit and desire to engage in their environment. The rolling hills, open plains, groundwater forests, and massive volcanoes provide ample opportunities to witness the epic wildlife of Africa.
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Arrive at Legendary Lodge and spend the afternoon relaxing by the pool, or if time permits, get started on your adventure with a visit to some of the local sites such as Arusha National Park.
Start today’s walk after breakfast in Mto wa Mbu village, weaving in and out of local farms. Sample the local banana beer (bananas only for the kids!) and learn about two tribal painting techniques, kisu and tingatinga, with your local guide.
Spend the day exploring the Ngorongoro Crater: home to lions, buffalos, rhinos and more. This evening, learn about your lodge’s farm-to-table program, followed by an exquisite dinner with fresh fruits and vegetables from their organic garden.
Discover the neighbouring village of Tloma, where you'll meet a local family and learn about their Iraqw culture and way of life. After lunch, opt for a hike that will lead you to a magnificent waterfall and the incredible elephant caves.
Venture into the mighty Serengeti for a thrilling experience in a mobile camp. Rise at dawn for your morning coffee, followed by an early game drive. Relax in the afternoon, cozying up in your camp with a good book or some board games.
Experience another thrilling game drive, keeping on the lookout for the wildebeests and zebras of the Serengeti. Come evening, enjoy dinner beneath the star-filled sky. Keep your ears open for the distant roar of a lion!
Adventure continues with another game drive and wildlife sighting opportunities en routeto the Mwiba Wildlife Reserve. Settle into your nature-inspired hotel overlooking a rocky gorge on the Arugusinyai River.
Head out for an unforgettable walk with the local Hadza tribe to explore the reserve and search for raw honey. Sculpt your own bow and arrows alongside the Hazda. Then, enjoy a special evening sundowner, followed by final night dinner celebrations.
Say goodbye to your Mwiba host and make your way back to Arusha. Upon arrival into Arusha, you will be driven to Kilimanjaro International Airport (JRO) for your connecting flight home.Show All Days VIEW MAP CLOSE Want to see a full
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