9 day trip

Luxury Serengeti Safari and Island Sands

From 14030 PP


Bush and beach at it's best

Encounter the iconic wildlife and landscapes of northern Tanzania staying at some of its very best lodges. Explore Lake Manyara or the Ngorongoro Crater then Singita’s Grumeti Reserves, a vast exclusive portion of the Serengeti where you can witness the migration away from the crowds. The wildlife, guiding, and accommodation is outstanding.

End with three nights on beautiful Mnemba Island, exploring warm Indian Ocean waters that surround it and kicking back on the sand beside your chic castaway banda.

At each lodge on your journey, you’ll be contributing to their conservation efforts and community projects, such as coral reef restoration, the safeguarding of vital wildlife corridors and supporting local schools.


Trip highlights

  • Safari around the Lake Manyara or Ngorongoro Crater areas

  • See the migration in the exclusive Singita Grumeti Reserves

  • Time to relax on an idyllic Indian Ocean island

  • Snorkel on coral reefs and take part in conservation efforts


What's included

  • Eight nights of luxury accommodation

  • Tours, experiences and safari activities

  • Internal flights and private transfers

  • Price per person based on two adults sharing

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    Grumeti Reserve
  • And Beyond Mnemba Island culture
    Mnemba Island
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    Mnemba Island
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    Lake Manyara
  • And Beyond Ngorongoro Crater Tanzania Suite
    &Beyond Crater Lodge

An unforgettable trip with a positive impact

Created to maximize the benefits to people and place, while minimizing the environmental footprint.

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    Community & Culture

    Properties and experiences that uplift and empower local communities.

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    Supports wildlife projects, protected areas and ecosystem regeneration.

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    Lodges and camps chosen for their sustainability credentials and initiatives.

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Days 1 — 2

Overnight in Arusha

Start your trip with a night in the green outskirts of Arusha staying at a welcoming lodge in the shadow of Kilimanjaro surrounded by coffee plantations. Relax after your flight or try your hand harvesting and roasting fresh beans.

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Legendary Lodge 1

Days 2 — 4

Lake Manyara

The safari begins at charming Chem Chem, a luxury lodge in its own concession safeguarding a vital natural corridor between Tarangire and Lake Manyara National Parks that hosts a great mix of species. Or you can choose a lodge on the rim of the nearby Ngorongoro Crater whose 19km wide caldera encircles lush grasses, forests, lakes and a great density of wildlife.

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Days 4 — 6

Safari on the Serengeti

Board a light aircraft flight to a vast private concession of the Serengeti. At nine times the size of Manhattan and limited to just a handful of fabulous luxury camps and lodges, the Singita Grumeti Reserves is the most exclusive way to experience the wonders of the Serengeti.

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Singita grumeti game drive

Days 6 — 9

Unwind beside the Indian Ocean

Fly east over the coast to the Zanzibar Archipelago. For the next three nights, your home will be the private Mnemba Island and a chic banda (one of just 12) hidden among the forest and opening out onto the beach. Barefoot luxury at its best.

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And Beyond Mnemba Island beach dining

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Luxury Serengeti Safari and Island Sands
14030 PP
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Why Niarra

Niarra Travel is a forward-thinking travel company headquartered in London born out of a passion to do things differently.

In Swahili, a Bantu language spoken by millions in Eastern, Central and Southern Africa, the name Niara means "with utmost purpose" and our team are united by a passion for exploration and a belief that the right kind of travel can make the world a better place.

Our Travel Researchers are here to create incredible trips with a positive impact for you.

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    Creating your trip is entirely collaborative and our Travel Researchers are here for every step.

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    Curated sustainable experiences and accommodation that maximize the benefits to local people and place.

  • Fairness and transparency

    An open, competitive pricing structure that ensures more money goes to where it's needed in the destination.

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