6 Questions About Tanzania Safari

Tanzania safari travel guide

Why visit Tanzania?

Tanzania isn’t just politically stable and one of the safest countries to visit in Africa, but because Tanzania is home to the Serengeti, Ngorongoro Crater, Mount Kilimanjaro and the historic island of Zanzibar. No other African country possesses as many well known destinations as Tanzania. More about Travel to Tanzania

When is the best time to visit Tanzania for safari?

The Best Time for Tanzania safari are during the dry season from late June to October. The most obvious opportunity with regards to seeing the incredible wildebeest migration in the Serengeti National park is during June and July and an opportunity to see the wildebeest calving is late January to March. More about Tanzania safari best time

What does a Tanzanian safari cost?

The cost of a Tanzanian Safari depend on a number of factors, among them being; the number of people traveling, season of year, Standard of accommodation and the duration of your Tanzania Safari. The cost of Tanzania Safari tour is a key concern of our clients and we will be very happy to discuss the available tour prices and packages with you once we understand your needs. What is included in your Tanzania safari package also determines the cost of your Tanzanian Safari. More about Tanzania safari cost

What type of accommodation can I expect on a safari?

Tanzania safari accommodation

Ernest Magic Tours & Safaris offers amazing accommodation options that are sure to please and impress all tastes. If you so wish, we can combine stays at different lodging types in your personalized Tanzanian safari itinerary to get a taste of the distinctly memorable experiences they provide.

  • Basic Camping: Like to rough it? Feel like being in a thin sheet of nylon away from the lions passing through your campsite at night? On a budget? If so, then basic camping can be a superb way for you to enjoy the wonder of the Tanzanian safari parks and wildlife. On a basic camping Tanzania tour, you will be accompanied by your guide and personal cook who will provide delicious meals for you throughout your trip. 
  • Tented Camps: An African safari in Tented camps are like nothing you have ever seen before. Combining rugged elegance with the feeling of a time gone by and the sublimity of the natural surroundings, Tanzania tours staying in a tented lodge is an experience in itself. Tented camps are based inside the parks and move seasonally with the migrations of herbivores, so that you are always within a stone’s through of the magnificent fauna.
  • Lodges & Hotels: This safari Tanzania style are for the discerning traveler who wishes to experience the wilderness in comfort and stress free while enjoying the remarkable Tanzanian wildlife. The lodge and Hotel safari is a wonderful choice for families with smaller children or those with different levels of ability, as they are abundant in creature comforts and most are designed for accessibility. Some lodges and Hotels also have swimming pools, which are amazing for relaxation at the end of the day and great for children who need time to play in between the drives. As with everywhere you might stay on a Tanzanian safari with us, the dining experience will be top-notch, prepared by expert local chefs, and feature your favorite familiar foods, the local bounty, and some African dishes for you to try, if you so wish.

What can I expect from a safari in Tanzania?

Which Wildlife to Expect in Tanzania safari tours by region
Lake Manyara safari: Buffalo, Elephant, Hippo, Lion, Wild Dog
Ngorongoro Crater safari: Black rhino, Buffalo, Cheetah, Eland, African Elephant, Gemsbok, Hippo, Leopard, Lion, Wild Dog
Serengeti Safari: Black rhino, Buffalo, Cheetah, Eland, African Elephant, Gemsbok, Hippo, Leopard, Lion, Wild dog
Tarangire Safari: Buffalo, Cheetah, Eland, African Elephant, Gemsbok, Hippo, Leopard, Lion

How to get to Tanzania? 

Fly in to Kilimanjaro International Airport (JRO) with KLMEmiratesQatar, Ethiopian and Kenya Airways.