11 Days Best Kenya Safaris and Tanzania Wildlife Tours

The African Big Five Wildlife Safaris | Great Migration Corridor Adventure experience in Kenya Masai Mara and Tanzania Serengeti National Parks


Kenya Tanzania Tour Overview

11 days Best Kenya and Tanzania Wildlife Safari Tours overview

The breadth and scope of This Safari encompass everything for which Kenya and Tanzania are famous—the magnificent scenery, the breathtaking wildlife, the excitement, and adventure—all in a timeframe that suits your needs. This safari is ideal for anyone seeking to enjoy the prolific Kenya wildlife.

Explore East Africa's top game reserves in Your East African Travel and adventure quest;  Amboseli National Park, Lake Manyara, Ngorongoro Crater, the Serengeti, and the Masai Mara, all abundant with Kenya and Tanzania's fascinating wildlife, on a diverse and authentic independent itinerary.

  • Stay at classic, ideally situated safari lodges with superb views
  • Embark on daily game drives to view Africa's amazing wildlife, including the "Big Five:" lion, leopard, elephant, Cape buffalo and rhino
  • Enjoy a privately guided tour of Olduvai Gorge, where the Leakey family found fossils linking man to his distant ancestors

It also allows you the opportunity to explore the lakes of the rift valley, amazing landscapes and a premier showcase of the diverse Kenyan cultures. Amazing accommodations options well located for an enhanced and memorable wildlife experience.


Detailed Kenya and Tanzania Itinerary

11 days Best Kenya and Tanzania Wildlife Safari Tours detailed trip Itinerary.

Day 0: Nairobi Serena Hotel - Wild Race Africa Nairobi Safaris

Upon landing at the Jomo Kenyatta international airport, you will be met and received by one of our airport representatives who will the hand you over to your driver for your transfer to the hotel waiting for the next day trip departure

Kenya Nairobi is the ultimate gateway to a dramatic procession of natural spectacles and wildlife in Kenya and Tanzania, among the most thrilling, exotic destinations in the world.

Day 1: Amboseli National Park Tours – Game and Mountain Vistas

Drive to Amboseli National Park, known for its thriving big game population and views of towering Mount Kilimanjaro. After lunch, explore the acacia woodland, freshwater swamps, scrub brush and open plains in search of wildlife. Part of the park is composed of a dried-up lakebed, where mirages rise from the shimmering heat.

  • Dinner and overnight at Nairobi Serena Safari Lodge
  • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Day 2: Amboseli National Park Tours– Meet the free Ranging Elephants

Set out at dawn, watching for elephants, zebras, and wildebeest along the saltpan trails. Spend midday at leisure before taking an afternoon game drive.

  • Amboseli Serena Safari Lodge
  • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Day 3: Lake Manyara Safari Tour the Great Rift Valley Lakes

Travel by road to Arusha, crossing the border of Tanzania. After stopping for lunch in Arusha, continue to the village of Mto Wa Mbu, where you ride as a local would by tuk-tuk, viewing rice fields and the local community as you go. Afterward, browse the colorful stalls of the village market, as merchants display locally grown rice and bananas in a variety of colors. Later, continue to your lodge, located in a picturesque region of the Great Rift Valley.

  • Lake Manyara Serena Safari Lodge
  • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Day 4: Ngorongoro Crater Wildlife Adventure tours

Enjoy a game drive through Lake Manyara National Park and discover diverse wildlife and many bird species amid a tangle of rainforest-like foliage. After a farm-fresh lunch, continue to the Ngorongoro Crater, a natural wildlife haven formed from a collapsed volcano, and check in to your lodge on the crater’s rim.

  • Ngorongoro Serena Safari Lodge
  • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Day 5: Ngorongoro Carter Natural Wildlife Haven Holidays

Wind your way through the landscape of Ngorongoro Crater. Its prairies are an ideal spot to see hyenas, buffalo, and gazelles; the crater also boasts a large lion population. After a picnic lunch, visit a Maasai village to experience its culture firsthand.

  • Ngorongoro Serena Safari Lodge
  • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Day 6 and 7: The Greater Serengeti National Park Safaris

Drive to the vast, wildlife-rich Serengeti National Park, stopping en route for a privately guided tour of Olduvai Gorge. The Serengeti is home to lions, leopards, hyenas, cheetahs, giraffes, and topi. The Serengeti is also the setting of the Great Migration, and your morning and afternoon game drives include the opportunity to witness the astounding herds of migrating zebras and wildebeest up close.

  • Serengeti Serena Safari Lodge
  • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Day 8: Maasai Mara National Game reserve Safari tours

Fly to the Masai Mara Game Reserve. This afternoon, a game drive introduces you to the famed reserve, where you find the greatest concentration of species in all of Kenya.

  • Maasai Mara Serena Safari Lodge
  • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Day 9/10: Maasai Mara game reserve “big five” Safaris

Spend the next two days in the Mara, more than 500 square miles of savannas, woodlands and tree-fringed rivers that shelter an astonishing range of wildlife, made up of more than 400 bird species and nearly a hundred animal species, including all the great predators. Watch crocodiles bask in the sun, hippos wallow in the muddy water and monkeys frolic overhead; see elephants roam the forest edge, as lanky, graceful giraffes survey the plains.

  • Mara Serena Safari Lodge
  • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Day 11: Maasai Mara Reserve - Wildrace Africa Nairobi Safaris

Fly back to Nairobi and spend the afternoon at leisure in a comfortable dayroom. In the evening, transfer to the airport for your departure.

Nairobi Serena Hotel (dayroom)

Meals: Breakfast

COST: from 2583 USD pp sharing an all-inclusive safari package.


Included & Excluded

What's Included

11 days Best Kenya and Tanzania Wildlife Safari Tours includes

  • Accommodation as detailed in the itinerary
  • Airport picks up and drops off.
  • All meals noted in the itinerary. Each day generally includes Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner buffets consisting of both western and local dishes.
  • Transportation in standard game viewing safari vehicle complete with pop-up roof for easy viewing and photography.
  • Every passenger is guaranteed a window seat.
  • Your driver/guide speaks English and has in-depth knowledge of the flora, fauna, landscape, and Kenyan culture.
  • A minivan outfitted with two-way, long-range high-frequency radio communications equipment.
  • Each minivan carries safari accessories including wildlife books, beanbags to support cameras on car doors and window sills, binoculars, a first-aid kit, an ice-chest, and a fire extinguisher.
  • Bottled mineral water during game drives.
  • Park entrance fees and game drives as noted in the itinerary.
  • All government taxes, levies, and fees
  • Pick up and drop off transfers
  • Domestic and international airfares and departures taxes.
  • Personal communications charges for telephone calls, faxes, email, etc.
  • Tips and gratuities for your driver/guide.
  • Alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverages. (Bottled mineral water is provided in the minivan while on game drives.)
  • Laundry services
  • Between meal snacks, parks, attractions, and events not included in your itinerary

Price Guide by Season

High Season
Nov, Dec, Jan, Feb, March Economy Standard Luxury
2 persons booked together $ $ $
4 persons booked together $ $ $
6 persons booked together $ $ $
Single Room Extra $ $ $
Children below 3 Years Free Free Free
Children between 3-12 Years 75% of adult rate 75% of adult rate 75% of adult rate

Peak Season
July, Aug, Sept, Oct Economy Standard Luxury
2 persons booked together $ $ $
4 persons booked together $ $ $
6 persons booked together $ $ $
Single Room Extra $ $ $
Children below 3 Years Free Free Free
Children between 3-12 Years 75% of adult rate 75% of adult rate 75% of adult rate

Low Season
April, May, June Economy Standard Luxury
2 persons booked together $ $ $
4 persons booked together $ $ $
6 persons booked together $ $ $
Single Room Extra $ $ $
Children below 3 Years Free Free Free
Children between 3-12 Years 75% of adult rate 75% of adult rate 75% of adult rate

Christmass Extra
21st Dec - 3rd Jan Economy Standard Luxury
Price Per Person $ $ $

Accommodation Options

Maasai Mara Game Reserve

Luxury lodge / tented camp option Mara Sarova Camp, Mara Simba Lodge, Maran Serena Lodge, Ashnil Mara Camp, Keekorok Lodge
Standard lodge/ tented camp option Mara Sopa Lodge, Mara Leisure Camp, AA Lodge/Camp, Elangate Olerai Camp
Economy lodge/ tented camp option Olmoran Tented Camp, Sentrim Mara Camp
Budget Tented Camp/ Basic Camping

Lake Nakuru National Park

Luxury lodge / tented camp option
Standard lodge/ tented camp option
Economy lodge/ tented camp option
Budget Tented Camp/ Basic Camping

Amboseli National Park

Luxury lodge / tented camp option
Standard lodge/ tented camp option
Economy lodge/ tented camp option
Budget Tented Camp/ Basic Camping

Lake Manyara National park

Luxury lodge / tented camp option
Standard lodge/ tented camp option
Economy lodge/ tented camp option
Budget Tented Camp/ Basic Camping

Serengeti National park

Luxury lodge / tented camp option
Standard lodge/ tented camp option
Economy lodge/ tented camp option
Budget Tented Camp/ Basic Camping

Ngorongoro Crater National Park

Luxury lodge / tented camp option
Standard lodge/ tented camp option
Economy lodge/ tented camp option
Budget Tented Camp/ Basic Camping