The Tanzania Family Safari by Ker & Downey features a range of activities and ecosystems sure to capture both the young and young at heart. With exclusive child-friendly accommodations and complete flexibility, this is the perfect Tanzania experience, no matter the age or lifestyle.

Suggested journey at a glance: 10 days/9 nights including flexible safari activities and private accommodations in Arusha, Tarangire National Park, and Serengeti National Park.

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Ideal for families, this suggested itinerary is just one way to see Tanzania on your own customized Ker & Downey journey. Our designers are at their best when crafting a journey unique to you; contact us to get started planning, and read on to see one example of what’s possible on an adventure to Tanzania.


Begin your Tanzania family safari in the shadow of the country’s most famous peak, Mount Kilimanjaro. Enjoy the relaxing atmosphere, home-grown cuisine, and exceptional hospitality of Rivertrees Country Inn in Arusha.

Tarangire National Park

Following your time in Arusha with two days at Oliver’s Camp, a luxury property located near the Great Rift Valley in the middle of Tarangire National Park’s dense game and epic scenery. Prolific elephant populations, families of lions, and more than 450 species of birds call Tarangire home. Oliver’s features walking safaris and fly camp experiences, allowing for unparalleled wildlife sightings in the surrounding bush. Canoeing on Lake Duluti crater lake and visits to local villages are also possible in the area.

Serengeti National Park

Continue your Tanzania family safari in Serengeti National Park within the lush Grumeti Reserves. Singita Serengeti House provides a hidden retreat for families to indulge in private and exclusive safari activities, whether in open 4×4 vehicles or by horseback. Children will especially enjoy the kid-friendly archery, baking, butterfly identification, and mini ranger course programs available. Relax in the private swimming pool and feel at home and at ease as the only guests of the lodge.

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Finally, head to Mkombe’s House, a luxury accommodation in the Lamai region of the northern Serengeti. Completely dedicated to families and children, this private home offers activities planned and scheduled to each family’s desire. Expertly guided game drives, nature walks, bush picnics, and sundowners are yours to enjoy. Unrestricted by other guests and their timetables, families staying at Mkombe are able to make Tanzania truly their own.

Customize a Tanzania Family Safari

Ready to take your family on a once-in-a-lifetime adventure to Tanzania? Contact a Ker & Downey designer to customize your own journey. Read more about the seasonality and pricing in Tanzania at the Ker & Downey Difference.