Tanzania Safari in Serengeti w/Optional Zanzibar Island (Extension)

Tanzania, Africa

Alma Explores
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1 review
Jul 27 - Aug 5, 2025
Group size: 5 - 9
Tanzania Safari in Serengeti w/Optional Zanzibar Island (Extension)
Tanzania, Africa

Alma Explores
  • Email address verified
1 review

Jul 27 - Aug 5, 2025
Group size: 5 - 9

About this trip

Embark on an unforgettable 7-day, 6-night adventure with Alma Explores. Begin your journey at in Moshi, exploring Materuni waterfalls and enjoying a coffee tour in the village. Venture to the Ngorongoro Crater for a full day of exhilarating game drives, immersing yourself in the diverse wildlife, including rhinos, elephants, lions, and an array of bird species. Transition to the Serengeti, where EMBALAKAI TENTED CAMP awaits, offering a magical experience with morning animal serenades. Spend two full days exploring the vast Serengeti plains, witnessing the iconic herds and encountering resident animals like buffaloes, cheetahs, and zebras. The adventure culminates with an optional (extra add-on) flight to Zanzibar, for three days of beachfront bliss. Revel in the ocean and beach activities before bidding farewell to this extraordinary Tanzanian odyssey, leaving with cherished memories of Stonetown and a heart full of wanderlust.

REFUND & CANCELLATION POLICY: You have 24 hours from the time of booking to cancel a trip for a full refund. ALL REFUNDS ARE SUBJECT TO A 3% PROCESSING FEE. In other words, if you request a refund for a payment or a deposit, your refund will be minus a 3% processing fee. After 24 hours, the trip deposit – and all future payments – are non-refundable. Our contracts with our suppliers are competitive and do not allow refunds and this is how we can offer affordable monthly payments on our trip packages.

You must communicate your cancellation via email at alma@almaexplores.com. 

TRIP CANCELLATION FOR REASONS OUTSIDE OUR CONTROL: In the rare event that it becomes necessary to cancel the trip for reasons beyond our control, such as terrorism, strikes, acts of governments, weather, etc. we will reschedule the trip. Trip delays due to COVID-19 fall under this clause. If you are unable to attend the new trip dates you will receive a trip credit valid for 12 months from the date your trip is rescheduled to apply to a future trip.

INTERNATIONAL TRAVEL MEDICAL INSURANCE IS MANDATORY to travel with us. We highly encourage you to purchase travel insurance within 30 days of booking this trip. 

The travel medical insurance we recommend is GeoBlue, and can be purchased in the link below:  


Click on the photos below for day by day itinerary.


We reserve the right to vary, modify or cancel any itinerary, either part or wholly. If this is necessary, we will substitute alternative arrangements of comparable value, or at our discretion provide a full refund.  

Weather Conditions: Under no circumstances can we be held responsible for weather conditions, nor can any ticket be cancelled or amended by you at any time on the basis of weather conditions.  

Passport – Visas: Please check  U.S. Embassy in Tanzania website regarding requirements for passport and visas. Generally, a tourist visa will be required for visits to the country of no longer than 3 months. Requirements and prices vary by country also you can have the visa once you land at Kilimanjaro International Airport  

Health Documents: It is strongly advised that you consult your doctor or local health department at least 10 weeks prior to departing your country of origin. Check the CDC website here.

Responsibility: We reserve the right to make, with or without notice, alterations to, accommodation, meals, vehicles, schedule, or planned route should the need arise. Every effort will be made to consult and inform the client of any such changes prior to the beginning of the tour.  

What’s included

  • Expert Trip Host
    Alma Explores On-site Trip Host
  • Airport Transfers
    Meet and Greet Private Airport pick up at JRO Airport and return transfer from JRO or Zanzibar Airport.
  • All accommodations
    3 Star boutique hotel, luxury tented lodge on safari, luxury coffee lodge
  • Daily Breakfast
    At hotels
  • Welcome Dinner
    Welcome Dinner at luxury retreat hotel at Ngorongoro
  • All meals on safari
    All meals included at the safari camps and packed lunch box.
  • Tips for meals included
    Tips for meals listed in itinerary included.
  • Expert Guide
    Licensed, trained and knowledgable English speaking safari guide
  • Materuni Waterfall Tour
  • Coffee Farm Tour
  • Ngorongoro Crater
    1 Ngorongoro Crater game drive
  • Olduvai Gorge stop
    Olduvai Gorge stop after Ngorongoro game drive
  • Serengeti Safari
    2 full day game drives in Serengeti National Park
  • Drinking water
  • All permits
    All transport, national park permits and entry
  • Safari transportation
    Toyota Landcruiser 4x4 Safari vehicle with pop up roof, 6 window seats, power adapters, and refrigerator
  • Safari entry fees
    All park entry fees and 18% VAT
  • For Zanzibar Add-on
    Flight from Seronera Airstrip in Serengeti to Zanzibar airport.
  • For Zanzibar Add-on
    3 nights lodging in beach resort
  • For Zanzibar Add-on
    Daily breakfast and lunch at hotel
  • Pre-trip Concierge
    Pre-trip concierge support for massage appointments
  • Private Concierge Chat
    Alma Explores Private Concierge Chat during the trip
  • Bon Voyage Calls
    3 Pre-Trip Group Video Call with the Alma Explores Team
  • Swag Bag
    Personalized hand-selected gifts in your Swag bag

What’s not included

  • Airfare
    Flights not included
  • Visa Required
    Visa not included but is required. You can apply for it online or upon arrival. We recommend you do it online.
  • Medical Travel Insurance
  • Alcoholic Drinks
    Not included.
  • Additional lodge nights
    Additional lodge nights if early arrival or need an extra day stay.
  • Safari Hot Air Balloon
    Optional Hot Air Balloon Rides $725 per person Day 2 or 3
  • For Safari
    Additional food/drink/tips
  • For Zanzibar Add-on
    Activities in Zanzibar
  • For Zanzibar Add-on
    Airport departure fee. $30USD but subject to change.
  • Driver and guide tips.
    Tips for all guides and drivers.
  • Medications
  • Any suggested vaccines
  • Hotel Massage Amenity
    When available, In-Room Hotel massage must be paid in cash directly with masseuse, plus tip.
  • Extra Expenses
    Personal shopping, transportation, tours, not listed in the itinerary.

Available Packages

Single Occupancy
Available until June 24, 2024

Get a room to yourself.

Deposit: $299
Double Occupancy
Available until June 24, 2024

Share a room - 1 Room 2 beds

Provide name and email of the person you are sharing with.

Deposit: $299

Available options

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Your own room at Zanzibar resort hotel.

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Share a room-Choose your roommate or we'll pair you during your stay at Zanzibar resort.

Hot Air Balloon Ride Over the Serengeti
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Arrive in Moshi

Upon arrival to Kilimanjaro International Airport, you will be met and transferred for overnight accommodation at Kilimanjaro Wonders Hotel in Moshi. Your day is free to rest after your long flight. 

Dinner will be available at the hotel.

Your Organizer

Alma Explores
1 review
Alma Explores curates private and small group experiential and cultural trips. We believe travel should be inspirational, educational, and fun! We believe that travel is for everybody and every body and want to create meaningful travel experiences that you won't forget!


Our trip to Guadalajara m and Tequila was amazing. I learned so much about Tequila and cultural history about both cities. Loved that we also got to partake in some spa R&R in both places.
By Jocelyn B for Tequila, Art & Chill on Jun 06, 2024