Combine two exclusive national parks and
view wildlife, including chimpanzees, in
incredible isolation. Finish with a beach stay
View more climate information & imperial units
Overnight flight to Arusha via Nairobi on Kenya
Morning arrival and stay 1 night at Legendary Lodge. (N)
Fly to Katavi National Park. Stay 3 nights at
Chada Camp. Afternoon
safari activities. (B,L,D)
Fly to the Mahale Mountains and take a short
boat ride to Greystoke
Mahale and stay for 4 nights. Activities include
tracking chimpanzees, fishing, boating and
Fly to Zanzibar via Arusha. Stay 4 nights at Matemwe Lodge. (B)
Days at leisure. (B)
Fly to London via Nairobi. (B) Early morning
arrival the next day. (N)
Chada Katavi is situated at the core of Katavi National Park. From its elevated vantage point on a peninsula that rises out of the miombo woodland, the camp is perfectly positioned for panoramic views over the Chada plain. The Camp comprises six traditional-style safari tents with unrivalled views and large comfortable beds. Private bathrooms are set at the rear of each tent and traditional 'bucket showers' give the Camp a genuine safari feel. Washstands, with pitchers of hot and cold water, are set at the front of each tent. The canopy of acacias, kigelias and tamarinds are a popular source of shade and food for the abundant bird and animal species that inhabit the region, creating world-class game-viewing opportunities without you even having to leave the Camp. But the true wonder of Chada Katavi is when you venture out to meet the animals face to face. You can choose from game drive...
Greystoke Mahale is located on the eastern shores of Lake Tanganyika, with the forested slopes of the Mahale Mountains rising behind the camp. The six double bandas are situated at the base of the mountains, overlooking a white sandy beach and the clear waters of the lake.
Each stylishly double-storey thatched banda is raised slightly and has an interior fashioned from dhow timber including a large bed and other lovely furniture. They are open fronted, with a dressing room and an upstairs relaxation deck complete with daybed. The adjoining bathroom, accessible via a short boardwalk, have flush toilet and a hot powerful shower.
In the centre of the beach is the camp's double-storey dining and lounge area, which also has a library and upstairs viewing deck, and set amongst the vegetation and rocks, is the sunset bar. Daily activities from the camp include walks into the forest in...
Legendary Lodge was built in the early 1900s. A beautiful tropical garden with fragrant Frangipani surrounds the main house. The interior of the lodge features African-inspired decor.
Features: 10 garden cottages, 2 family cottages, lounge with cozy fireplace, formal dining room, open-air terrace.
Room amenities: Luxurious down bedding, satellite television with music channels, alarm clock, in-room safe, hairdryer, tea & coffee facilities, complimentary laundry...
Matemwe sits opposite the Mnemba Atoll, which offers spectacular snorkelling, and is surrounded by some of the best beaches on the island. There are 12 bungalows, each offering private verandas overlooking the sea. The spacious rooms offer king-size beds, large bathtubs, and walk-in showers. Fresh seafood is bought daily from the passing fishing boats, and is a speciality in the relaxed open-air restaurant. The multi level swimming pool also overlooks the ocean, and is serviced by a poolside bar. Both cultural visits and water-based activities can be...
Regional air connections are available from within the UK. Please contact your travel consultant for current prices from your nearest city.
We can also arrange flights from overseas, simply give us a call to find out more.
If you choose to take the tour without flights arranged through Cox & Kings, please contact one of our travel consultants prior to booking the flights to ensure that you are aware of the tour timings and all the implications of not booking through us. We strongly advise you not to book flights independently of Cox & Kings if significant charges would apply in case of cancellation.
Flight details may be subject to change prior to departure.
This tour can be booked / reserved online by clicking on one of the coloured links below.
EES2016: 12 Nights
The very name Zanzibar conjures up exotic and romantic images. There are two main island...