From (AUD)$14,395
Days17
Airfares included
Experience the true essence of Africa on this spectacular wildlife journey. As the location of the 'Great Migration', Kenya & Tanzania are a photographer’s delight. See incredible birdlife in Tarangire, visit an authentic Tanzanian boma, spot gazelles and zebras in the Serengeti’s sweeping plains and search for the 'Big 5' in the Maasai Mara.
Group Size — Max 12
Tips — Total cost includes - Tipping Made Easy, $365pp pre-paid
Transport — 4WD safari vehicle, Coach, Light Aircraft & Plane
No Hidden Extras
Explore the incredible UNESCO World Heritage-listed Ngorongoro Crater and search for the 'Big 5'.
Travel to the sweeping plains of the UNESCO World Heritage-listed Serengeti and search for the local wildlife.
Discover Lake Nakuru. One of the Great Rift Valley’s soda lakes, it’s famous for its diverse birdlife and rhino population.
Experience the incredible Maasai Mara. The jewel in Africa’s crown, it is home to the most spectacular array of wildlife.

Special Experiences

Experience a unique taste of Tanzanian culture as we visit Mto wa Mbu, an authentic Tanzanian village, and enjoy lunch prepared by the villagers.
Admire the scenery, monkeys and birds from high in the beautiful forest treetops on the Manyara Treetop Walkway, one of the longest in Africa.
Enjoy a Swahili cooking class at Sarova Mara Game Camp, first exploring the in-house herb and vegetable garden.
Relax amidst the beauty of the Maasai Mara plains as we sip on sundowners and devour delicious canapes.

Itinerary Kenya & Tanzania

Itinerary

Day

Inclusions Kenya & Tanzania

Inclusions

Sightseeing

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Welcome to Africa

  • Experience a traditional African dinner at Carnivore Restaurant.
  • Visit the David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust, one of the world’s most extraordinary animal rehabilitation programs.
  • Visit The Giraffe Centre, an important conservation initiative created by the ‘African Fund for Endangered Wildlife’.  Feed and get up close and personal with these majestic creatures from elevated platforms.
  • Tour the Karen Blixen Museum, presenting a glimpse of the life of Karen Blixen, an extraordinary farmer and the author of ‘Out of Africa’.

Experience the incredible display of nature and tradition in Tanzania

  • Explore Tarangire National Park and discover its rich diversity of wildlife and birdlife on a game drive. The swamps are a breeding ground for one of the largest varieties of bird species in the world.
  • Visit local homes and the markets at Mto Wa Mbu, an authentic Tanzanian village, and learn about the rich cultural diversity of the region.
  • Enjoy lunch in Mto Wa Mbu, lovingly cooked by the local women.
  • Descend to the floor of Ngorongoro Crater and search for wildlife against a unique backdrop of forest-covered crater walls.
  • Walk a section of the incredible Ngorongoro Crater's rim, learning about the different uses of shrubs and flowers by the local Maasai tribes.
  • Visit Olduvai Gorge, home to world-renowned archaeological finds.
  • Go in search of the Big 5 on game drives in the famous Serengeti, the jewel in the crown of Tanzania’s protected areas.
  • Safari through scenic Lake Manyara National Park, home to the legendary tree-climbing lion.
  • Admire the scenery, monkeys and birds from high in the beautiful forest treetops on the Manyara Treetop Walkway.

Witness Kenya’s amazing wildlife and spectacular scenery on game drives and excursions

  • Spend 2 nights in Amboseli National Park and enjoy uninterrupted views of Mt Kilimanjaro.
  • Game drive across the savannahs of Amboseli National Park with Mount Kilimanjaro as an amazing backdrop.
  • Take a guided walking safari with an experienced tracker in Amboseli National Park.
  • Take a spectacular game drive in Lake Nakuru National Park, a sanctuary for migratory water birds and rhinos.
  • Participate in a tree planting ceremony in Lake Nakuru.
  • Visit Lake Naivasha, a beautiful freshwater lake. Fringed by thick papyrus, it is one of Kenya's important horticultural areas with its yellow-barked Acacia Xanthophlea and is teeming with birdlife.
  • Cruise Lake Naivasha on a boat safari, in search of the many species of birds that reside within the area.
  • Enjoy afternoon tea at Elsemere in Lake Naivasha, home to the late Joy Adamson, author of 'Born Free'.
  • Spend 2 nights in a luxury tent in the heart of the Maasai Mara.
  • Enjoy a Swahili cooking class at the Sarova Mara Game Camp.
  • Relax amidst the beauty of the Maasai Mara plains whilst sipping on an ice cold sundowner and enjoying hot and cold canapes. 
  • Experience unforgettable game drives in the Maasai Mara, Kenya’s finest and most famous reserve. With its abundance of wildlife and rolling savannahs, it makes for amazing game-viewing. Keep an eye out for millions of wildebeest and zebras which migrate here annually.
  • Enjoy an incredible bush dinner under the Maasai Mara stars.

Travel

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  • Return economy-class flights from Australia to Kenya. Taxes included
  • 2 economy-class flights within Africa
  • 1 light plane flight within Kenya
  • Airport transfers on the first and last day of tour
  • All touring in open safari 4WDs
  • Tipping Made Easy, $365pp pre-paid

Accommodation

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  • 2 nights in a 4 star hotel
  • 8 nights in 4-4½ star African lodges
  • 2 nights in Amboseli National Park with uninterrupted views of Mt Kilimanjaro
  • 2 nights in a luxury tent in the heart of the Maasai Mara

Meals

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  • 14 breakfasts, 13 lunches, and 13 dinners, including group welcome and farewell dinners

Tour Guides

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  • English-speaking locally based driver/guides

Porterage

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  • Porterage included where available

Entrance Fees

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  • Entrance fees to all national parks and reserves

Some things to note

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Luggage Information

Africa-Luggage

Because of the limited storage space in light aircraft and safari vehicles in Africa, please note the following luggage restrictions for this tour.

  • A soft bag is required
  • There is a maximum weight of 15kg per person

If you have any other questions about luggage requirements, please feel free to call one of our consultants on 1800 286 645 or email us.

Optional Excursions

Bunnik Tours has a small number of optional extras that may be available to you on your small group tour. These optional extras are based on special-interest activities that don't always appeal to everyone, meaning they're truly optional. To view our optional excursions in Africa click here

Accommodation Kenya & Tanzania

Accommodation

Tamarind Tree Hotel

Kenya flag Nairobi

Tamarind Tree Hotel Carnivore Nairobi is ideally located just 5 kms to the southwest of Nairobi within the spacious Carnivore grounds and its iconic Carnivore Restaurant.  The hotel is exquisitely designed using modern fittings to reflect authentic African Culture. The property also features free Wi-Fi throughout, an outdoor pool, barbecue, and restaurant. All rooms are air-conditioned and benefit from Wi-Fi connectivity, a 43-inch flat-screen television with international satellite channels, complimentary in-room tea and coffee facilities and sound-proofed windows to ensure you have a peaceful night's sleep.

Facilities: free wifi; safe deposit box; minibar; flat screen tv; outdoor swimming pool; fitness centre

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Tarangire Sopa Lodge

Tanzania flag Tarangire National Park

After enjoying a long leisurely game drive between herds of wild animals and along miles of Africa’s seemingly endless roads, you come over a slight rise and the lodge appears almost immediately below you. Built to blend in with the vastness of its surroundings, Tarangire Sopa Lodge lies hidden among the kopjes, ancient baobab and grasses of the Tarangire National Park. Many elephants can be seen around the lodge, allowing visitors a close encounter.

Facilities: heating; free wifi (public areas); fridge/minibar; safe deposit box; outdoor swimming pool; tea & coffee making facilities

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Ngorongoro Sopa Lodge

Tanzania flag Ngorongoro Crater

Perched on the rim of the collapsed volcano, the world heritage Ngorongoro Crater, this hotel offers the most magnificent views over the crater floor, which is home to vast herds of buffalo, wildebeest, zebra, the rare and endangered black rhino, elephant, cheetah, leopard, lion, herds of gazelle and wildebeest. All of the spacious bedrooms have a glass fronted verandah where you can enjoy your own private view of the crater. Temperatures can drop in the evening and the bar area offers a cosy environment, with real fires and comfortable seating to enjoy. 

Facilities: free wifi (public areas); outdoor swimming pool; tea & coffee making facilities

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Serengeti Sopa Lodge

Tanzania flag Serengeti National Park

The Serengeti Sopa Lodge is set in the Nyarboro Hills in the South West overlooking the Serengeti plains. The reception and dining areas are in grand Sopa style and feature floor to ceiling glass windows that look out over the surrounding landscape. The lounge and circular bar have comfortable chairs and couches dotted throughout where you can exchange highlights of your day's safari. The large outdoor pool is a great place to enjoy a break between game drives, take in a sunset or gaze up at the stars during the evening.

Facilities: wifi available; outdoor swimming pool

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Lake Manyara Serena Safari Lodge

Tanzania flag Lake Manyara National Park

Standing high on the edge of a towering terracotta escarpment with panoramic views over the glittering alkaline waters of Lake Manyara, Lake Manyara Serena Safari Lodge offers a unique blend of tranquillity, wildlife discovery, and ornithological richness. Grouped around a central infinity pool, this unique lodge features a simple timbered reception area, built in traditional African style, accessed via a bridge over a small stream. Beyond reception lies the central dining room, bar and veranda, below which lies the pool.

Facilities: free wifi (public areas); safe deposit box; outdoor swimming pool; tea & coffee making facilities (public areas)

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Ol Tukai Lodge

Kenya flag Amboseli National Park

Ol Tukai Lodge is one of the best spots in the world to watch elephant with the backdrop of Africa’s highest mountain, Mount Kilimanjaro. Writers have described Ol Tukai and the surrounding Amboseli National Park ‘as a home for the Gods’. Ol Tukai is an Eco-rated lodge having excellent outdoor and indoor facilities, along with its unique collection of African art.

Facilities: air-conditioning; free wifi; safe deposit box; outdoor swimming pool

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Sarova Lion Hill Game Lodge

Kenya flag Lake Nakuru

Sarova Lion Hill Game Lodge is nestled along the Lion Hill overlooking the spectacular flamingo rimmed Lake Nakuru. Its location affords panoramic views of the lake and picturesque Lake Nakuru National Park. The lodge is cleverly laid out in such a way that most rooms and sitting areas offer stunning views of the lake and the park.

Facilities: free wifi; fridge/minibar; safe deposit box; outdoor swimming pool; tea & coffee making facilities

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Lake Naivasha Sopa Lodge

Kenya flag Naivasha

Set in 150 acres of grassland studded with Acacia bushes and trees, this resort is not only home to our resident giraffe, waterbuck and both Vervet and Colobus monkeys, but it is also a night stop for the hippos when they leave the lake every night to come and trim the grass on the expansive lawns. The accommodation is set across numerous cottages built in a crescent shape. All rooms have large frontal windows, televisions, mini-bars, telephones, electronic safes, tea and coffee making facilities and spacious open air verandas.

Facilities: free wifi; fridge/minibar; safe deposit box; outdoor swimming pool; tea & coffee making facilities

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Sarova Mara Game Camp

Kenya flag Maasai Mara

The rolling plains around this luxury camp are teeming with wildebeest, gazelles and zebras during the migration months. The camp offers an unparalleled plethora of activities and experiences from luxury tented living to bird-watching, sport fishing and a unique insight into the Maasai culture. The camp offers spacious luxurious tents constructed in canvas with large windows, wooden flooring and a permanent roof. All have en-suite bathrooms with large mirrors, hot and cold running water and showers. All tents offer spectacular views and have a large wooden deck with a comfortable day bed, chairs and table to enjoy the tranquil and relaxing surrounds while you listen to the natural sounds of nature.

Facilities: free wifi; fridge/minibar; safe deposit box; outdoor swimming pool; tea & coffee making facilities

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Information Kenya & Tanzania

Information

Let's Talk Fitness

 In the itinerary, this symbol indicates 2+ hours of walking, often across uneven ground and in areas of high altitude or heat and humidity.

At Bunnik Tours we don’t put specific age limits on our tours, but we also recognise some travellers may find our itineraries challenging.

We have a duty of care to all tour participants and the tour guides, so we do impose a firm policy on the level of fitness required by all our clients to attempt to ensure your safety and the safety of other travellers on our tours.

At Bunnik Tours our goal is for all our travellers to enjoy their tour, not struggle through it! Which is why we want to work with you to ensure you are on the best possible trip for your fitness level. We do reserve the right to refuse bookings if we feel that the requirements of the tour are too demanding.

Bunnik Tours are for independently minded travellers with good levels of mobility.

Our tours include:

  1. Generous amounts of free time
  2. Lots of walking
  3. Local and authentic experiences including various modes of transport and accommodation

In some regions travellers can also expect:

  1. Long days of travelling, at times on dirt and gravel roads in Africa
  2. Extended periods at high altitude (3,000-4,000 metres) in Ecuador, Peru, Bolivia and Ethiopia
  3. Extended periods of walking/hiking through humid forest areas in Rwanda, Guatemala, Mexico and Costa Rica
  4. Limited medical facilities in remote areas

Bunnik Tours travellers are required to at least:

  1. Be able to walk 2-3 hours on uneven surfaces without the use of any walking aid, on any given day
  2. Walk up multiple flights of stairs and short, steep hills
  3. Stand for 20 minutes without needing to sit down, often in hot/humid climates
  4. Carry their own luggage
  5. Get on and off various modes of transport without assistance, including small boats

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Dates & Prices Kenya & Tanzania

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*Prices are in AUD, per person twin share.

*Prices are in AUD, per person twin share.

Start Date End Date Tour Price
Per person
twin share
Status    
12 Nov 20
28 Nov 20
$14,395
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Additional Information

Tipping
Total cost includes - Tipping Made Easy, $365pp pre-paid
Taxes
Total cost includes - air taxes, $395
Single Supplement
From $1,650
Day/Date Variations
Due to airline flight schedules day of arrival and day of departure may vary depending on your city of departure
Taxes & Fuel Costs
Total cost includes air taxes. Taxes and fuel surcharges change regularly so above levies shown as a guide only
Visa Information

You may need to obtain visas for this tour. Please check with your travel agent for further details. For Australian passport holders you may wish to visit our Passports and Visas page here for indicative information on what may be required.

Terms & Conditions

All prices shown are per person based on twin share. Prices and itineraries correct at current time but are subject to change. Please call for more details. View our full terms & conditions here.

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