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Tanzania Family Safaris and Tours

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The greatest adventure your family will take together begins here. Tanzania’s natural splendor is beyond words, and your access to the most immersive safari experiences and lodges is best designed with expert guidance. Create your spectacular Tanzania family safari with Zicasso and curate a vacation to remember.

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Private Plane Serengeti Safari for Families & Young Rangers Program

12 Day Custom Tour

Dynamic pricing from $16,531

Engaging and full of adventure for all ages, this 12-day family safari itinerary will showcase Africa at its finest. To cruise across Tanzania by private plane is an exceptional experience with stunning aerial impressions and incredible perspective while maximizing your family's time on safari. By private plane, you can connect some of the world's best game viewing areas. When you arrive, a young ranger itinerary will offer age-appropriate hands-on activities while also offering a flexible program of game viewing.

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Turquoise waters of a beach in Zanzibar
African Family Vacation: Safari and Sandy Beaches

13 Day Custom Tour

Dynamic pricing from $7,600

Enjoy an African safari adventure and then escape to an Indian Ocean, island paradise where there are five beach days and three exploring days immersed in Zanzibar’s atmospheric history. Curated with the island’s best family-friendly hotels and activities, this two-week tour invites you to leave the everyday behind. Explore Tanzania’s famous northern circuit that is complete with a safari in the Serengeti and Ngorongoro. Then, luxuriate around safe ocean waters, where you will soak up the delights of Zanzibar.

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Leopard laying in a tree in Serengeti National Park, Tanzania
Tanzania Family Friendly Safari with Teenagers

10 Day Custom Tour

Dynamic pricing from $14,295

Travel with your family into the heart of the Tanzanian bush on this 10-day safari experience. Stay at spectacular tented camps nestled in private locations across the infamous plains of the Tarangire and Serengeti for unprecedented intimacy with the continent’s most famed species and incredible adventure for all ages.

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Mother cheetah with her cubs in Tanzania
Tanzania Family Safari: Wildlife & Culture

11 Day Custom Tour

Dynamic pricing from $15,582

Though famed for its wildlife, Tanzanian cultures are equally remarkable – and this tour combines it all. Beginning in the quiet corners of Tarangire National Park, guests are ushered into the soothing rhythm of the African bush. Depth is added to the wilderness experience while walking alongside the Hadzabe people, among the only remaining hunter-gatherer societies. The tour culminates in the famed Serengeti National Park and in the Ngorongoro Conservation Area. The Great Wildebeest Migration (month dependent) and countless wildlife encounters are nothing short of spectacles performed against stunning backdrops.

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Best of Uganda and Tanzania Safari

13 Day Custom Tour

Dynamic pricing from $8,107

Authentic and atmospheric, the safari highlights of Uganda and Tanzania are a perfect complement. Chimpanzees and gorillas admired in the forests, big cats chasing herds across the Serengeti, big-game safari from a boat on the Kazinga Channel, and the big-five wonder of Ngorongoro. Both countries also love to surprise, like Uganda’s crater lakes and villages, plus Tanzania’s elephant-rich Tarangire. Uncover it all on this exclusive 13-day safari that’s connected by air.

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View over Ngorongoro Crater in Tanzania

Tanzania is filled with gold, from its sunrise to its plains. Leopards linger in trees, lions laze in the grass, and elephants parade on the horizon. The wonders, the culture, the sky—grab the riches of Tanzania by giving yourself golden memories. Experience all the treasures that Tanzania offers by exploring its splendors.

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More About Tanzania Family Safaris

Tanzania Safari Guide
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Tanzania Safari Guide

A safari done right requires extensive planning and considerations before you witness big cats and majestic elephants. With the Tanzania Travel Guide, you will have a head start on getting the vacation perfect for you from knowing the best time to visit to understanding travel logistics.

For the full scope of information and inspiration, submit a Trip Request to get connected with one of the world’s best safari experts.

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Best Time to Visit Tanzania
Lion laying on a boulder in Eastern Serengeti, Tanzania
Best Time to Visit Tanzania

The best time to visit Tanzania is from the end of May to the end of October, just before the short rains begin.

As the second-largest country in East Africa, the idyllic setting between the western mountains and eastern Indian Ocean coastline is perfectly suited for majestic wildlife and breathtaking beach escapes.

While Tanzania is pleasant year-round, knowing you can have completely different experiences at different times of the year, and considering your personal safari needs, it is good to know how things differ so you can plan accordingly.

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How to Plan a Trip to Tanzania: Frequently Asked Questions
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How to Plan a Trip to Tanzania: Frequently Asked Questions

Considered one of the top safari destinations in Africa, Tanzania is home to breathtaking scenery and outstanding game viewing, and having answers to frequently asked questions is essential to the safari planning process.

Contrasting topographies intertwine perfectly to create a vast and intriguing safari canvas, with flamingos painting Lake Manyara pink and the Serengeti bursting with wildlife. Knowing how to navigate the circuit as a senior, a family, or guest with mobility issues ensures a quality safari experience.

With topics such as when to visit, how to get there, and what to pack addressed by safari experts, understanding how a safari works, what is involved before and during, and what key points to consider when booking, ensures an unforgettable safari adventure.

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7 Best Places to Visit in Tanzania
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7 Best Places to Visit in Tanzania

The seven best places to visit in Tanzania can make your safari dreams come true or showcase world-class beaches.

While famous for its wildlife, Tanzania offers so much more, with each new place an opportunity to experience local culture or uncover the natural world. Explore ancient human history, search the wilderness for signs of life, trek to the top of a mountain, or lounge beside the sapphire Indian Ocean.

Tanzania offers adventure or relaxation, with our list exploring some of the best places to visit, no matter your preferences.

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Top 15 Animals of Tanzania and Where to See Them
Cheetah in Serengeti National Park, Tanzania
Top 15 Animals of Tanzania and Where to See Them

With vast and varied wildlife that thrives in diverse terrain, the top 15 animals of Tanzania and where to see them highlights the biodiversity of the African safari circuit.

Photos of safaris capture only the beginning of the story, with unique landscapes, culture, and abundant wildlife demonstrating the breadth of wonder. Witnessing large herds of animals or spotting elusive species hiding in the bush embody the thrills of a safari experience.

The following article can guide you on the wildlife you may encounter in Tanzania, from predator to prey.

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10 Reasons You Should Choose Tanzania for Your Safari
Zebras in Serengeti National Park, Tanzania
10 Reasons You Should Choose Tanzania for Your Safari

Synonymous with outstanding safari experiences, Tanzania boasts diverse landscapes and huge numbers of wildlife, and below we highlight 10 reasons you should choose the country for such an adventure.

Witnessing wildlife in famous and lesser-known game reserves and national parks is the highlight of such a trip, as is the Swahili tradition and culture found in every one.

Discover a variety of ways to enjoy your safari, from luxury lodges to humble fly camps. With the white sandy beaches of Zanzibar close by, enhance your experience by creating a bush and beach vacation that will leave you with lasting memories.

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