holiday to Tanzania and Kenya
holidays Family travel Kenya and Tanzania wildlife and cultural safaris
with zanzibar Beach
Especially designed for families, this 2 week adventure encompasses an 11
day safari into Kenyas best known game parks, followed by a few days on
the Indian Ocean coast; all at an easy going pace.
Day 1: Nairobi. Feed a giraffe at the Langatta Giraffe Sanctuary
and perhaps even get a kiss from these long-lashed animals.
Day 2: Lake Naivasha. Stroll this beautiful lake then take a boat
trip to see hippos up close. Watch monkeys playing in the trees while enjoying
Day 3: Kariandusi School Visit. Head into Kenya's Rift Valley to
see how local kids go to school. Peek into classrooms and meet local students.
Day 4-5: Lake Nakuru. Get up early for a dawn game drive, looking
out for zebras, monkeys, antelopes, lions and pink flamingos clustering
around this beautiful lake. Stay on a huge farm, where kids can help feed
horses, calves and chickens, and adults can take leisurely walks or just
Day 6: Lake Victoria. Travel to enormous Lake Victoria, Africa's
largest lake and the source of the legendary Nile River.
Day 7-8: Serengeti National Park. These vast grassy plains shelter
big cats, wildebeest, zebras and gazelles. Venture out to spot them in the
early morning and late afternoon. Camp in the park, falling asleep to its
Day 9: Ngorongoro Crater. Explore this animal-filled extinct volcano
by 4WD with a local guide. Then meet Africa's crocodiles, lizards, turtles
and super-poisonous snakes at Meserani Snake Park.
Day 10-11: Arusha/ Meserani Snake Park. Choose to visit elephant-filled
Tarangire National Park or flamingo-flocked Lake Manyara. Then check out
deadly spitting cobras, puff adders and mambas at Arusha Snake Park. Ride
a camel to local Masai villages to meet these red-robed cattle herders.
Day 12-13: Dar es Salaam. Welcome to Tanzania's tropical coast. Stay
beside gorgeous Kipepo Beach and laze by the water, spot locals herding
camels along the beach or perhaps visit nearby villagers.
Day 14-16: Zanzibar. Tour exotic island plantations to see how spices
including vanilla, cinnamon and ginger are made. Relax on sandy beaches
and splash in the warm Indian Ocean.
Day 17: Dar es Salaam- Nairobi