Break out of the ordinary and start a new family tradition this holiday season with a safari in December. Travel to Africa in December to enjoy summer weather with your family and a slower pace than the normal end of year hustle.
If a Tanzania safari has been on your mind, our limited availability at exclusive rates may be the journey you have been seeking! With wonderful air transfers you’ll land right in the middle of the wild action in Tarangire, the Ngorongoro Crater, and the Serengeti. Tanzania Fly-In Safari Arrive at Kilimanjaro International Airport (JRO) and overnight at the Arusha Coffee Lodge. Continue to Tarangire National Park, where the Tarangire Treetops team will meet you for an afternoon game drive in Tarangire National Park. Spend two nights in a Tree House, a unique dwelling that meanders through the branches of thousand-year old trees. Enjoy a […]
The Highlands Ngorongoro is Tanzania’s latest luxury camp, blending rich game viewing experiences with warm and contemporary accommodations. There’s a new luxury outpost in Tanzania redefining the safari experience in the Ngorongoro Crater area. The Highlands Ngorongoro hasn’t even opened yet, but it’s already attracting the attention of press and safari-goers everywhere. Set on the slopes of the Olmoti volcano in Ngorongoro’s wild highlands, The Highlands Ngorongoro is raising the bar for high style camps and true wilderness adventure. At 9,000 feet above sea level, it’s set to be the highest altitude luxury accommodation in the Ngorongoro region. Eight stylish […]
When we were asked to put together a Tanzania multigenerational safari for 15 people ranging in age from 5 to 69, we knew we had our work cut out for us. We would have to please the youngest clients as well as the most seasoned travelers. That’s no small task!
See the Migration with luxury Serengeti safaris in Tanzania. We’ve rounded up our favorite properties to get you up close to the Migration for an unforgettable safari experience. We’re back with part two of our favorite camps and lodges for luxury Serengeti safaris in Tanzania. If you missed part one, be sure to check it out here. Mwiba Lodge | Greater Southern Serengeti Mwiba Lodge’s location is truly spectacular – surrounded by ancient coral and acacia trees set among massive boulders overlooking a rocky gorge on the Arugusinyai River on a 126,000-acre wildlife reserve. It’s a beautiful lodge with bright […]
A migration safari through Tanzania and Kenya is a bucket list item for many travelers. The Luxury Travel Consultants at Ker & Downey can help you plan your migration safari so that you see herds of animals and not herds of tourists. A migration safari is on the bucket list for many travelers. And rightly so! It’s one of the world’s most incredible natural events – a sight almost beyond words. It’s a time when over one million wildebeest, zebra, and antelope make their way between Tanzania and Kenya in a clockwise formation courting, mating, and giving birth. With the […]
Ker & Downey’s guide to the top travel destinations for 2016, broken down month by month. Visit the top travel destinations in style and luxury in 2016. From where to go and what to do, these are our top travel destinations around the world for each month. Where are you traveling in 2016? January | Calving Season in the Serengeti Head to the famed Serengeti for calving season – an incredible spectacle where upwards of 8,000 wildebeest are born each day. With the many infants on the plains, there’s sure to be lots of predator action as well. February | […]
A romantic getaway for Anne turned into an engagement story to remember! This past summer, I enjoyed one of my favorite trips to Africa. Although it was my fifth trip to Tanzania and seventeenth trip to Africa as a whole, this trip may have been the most memorable of my life. I got engaged to marry the most wonderful man and here’s the bonus: he loves traveling as much as I do! We flew to Tanzania via Istanbul, arriving in the middle of the night. Fortunately we had two nights in Arusha as we really needed that first full day […]
A Tanzania family holiday is one of our favorite all-ages adventures and we think you’ll love it too. At Ker & Downey, we believe it is never too early to begin planning your next family vacation. Whether searching for Spring Break destinations or celebratory holiday escapes, Ker & Downey has a trove of ideas and inspirations to create a journey you and your loved ones will remember for a lifetime. As the world’s #1 safari outfitter, it comes as no surprise that one of our favorite all-ages adventures is our Tanzania Family Safari, a 10-day Tanzania family holiday featuring a […]
When preparing to travel, it’s only natural to have certain expectations and even some hesitations about discovering an unfamiliar part of the big, beautiful world. Ker & Downey guests often find that preconceived notions are turned on their heads, as did Brigitte B. and Mike F. of New Jersey, who share a surprising first trip to Africa. When was your trip? September 2012 Where did you Go? Mount Kenya in Kenya and Tanzania’s Ngorongoro Carter and the Serengeti. Who did you travel with? Just the two of us. Where was your favorite place to stay? We had an amazing trip […]