Tanzania Family Tours and Trips 2024/2025

Renowned for its spectacular natural landscapes, abundant wildlife, and rich culture, Tanzania is a wonderful family holiday destination.Here you can enjoy a variety of family-friendly activities like wildlife safaris and hiking. Families traveling with kids in tow can immerse themselves in an authentic African travel experience, gaining firsthand knowledge about people, culture, nature, and wildlife. Stay in family-friendly accommodations that come with playgrounds, games rooms, and swimming pools.

Family tours in Tanzania are a great way to create shared experiences with your loved ones while exploring this amazing country.

360 family trips in Tanzania

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7 Days Mount Kilimanjaro Trekking - Lemosho Route

of 43 reviews
  • Free cancellation
  • Trip customizable
The guide Eric and the porters were all incredibly kind and helpful throughout the trek. This ensure ...
  • Activities Trekking and Hiking
  • Accommodation Camping, Tent, Hotel & Hut
  • Age Range 5-79 yrs
  • Operated in English
days07 From US$ 1,750 View Tour
Next Departures
  • Apr 22
  • Apr 23
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7 Days Mount Kilimanjaro Trekking - Machame Route

of 33 reviews
  • Free cancellation
  • Trip customizable
Es war das schönste was wir je erlebt haben. Von Anfang an hatten wir eine top Betreuung durch uns ...
  • Tour Type Private Tour
  • Activities Trekking and Hiking & Climbing
  • Accommodation Camping, Hotel, Tent & Hut
  • Age Range 5-79 yrs
  • Operated in English
days07 From US$ 1,600 View Tour
Next Departures
  • Apr 22
  • Apr 23
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4 Days Serengeti, Manyara, Ngorongoro Safari Tour

of 7 reviews
  • Free cancellation
  • Trip customizable
Incredible experience! My wife and I just got back from our trip to East Africa. For the first leg ...
  • Tour Type Group Tour
  • Activities Wildlife safaris and game drives
  • Accommodation Camping, Tent & Hotel
  • Transport 4WD Jeep
  • Age Range 5-99 yrs
  • Operated in English
days04 From US$ 425 View Tour
Next Departures
  • Apr 22
  • Apr 23
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Nyerere National Park budget safari

of 2 reviews
  • Trip customizable
  • Best price guaranteed
This safari exceeded all my expectations. We departed from Dar es Salaam and enjoyed a cross-country ...
  • Tour Type Private Tour
  • Activities Wildlife safaris and game drives & Adventure +1 more
  • Accommodation Hotel, Eco Lodge & Lodge
  • Transport Boat, Ferry & 4WD Jeep
  • Age Range 5-79 yrs
  • Operated in English
days03 From US$ 580 View Tour
Next Departures
  • Apr 22
  • Apr 23
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8-Day Camping Safari : Best of Tanzania

of 1 review
  • Free cancellation
  • Trip customizable
My husband and I recently returned from a eight days safari in Tanzania, the wildlife was really exc ...
  • Tour Type Group Tour
  • Activities Wildlife safaris and game drives & Adventure
  • Accommodation Camping & Hotel
  • Transport Private Vehicle & 4WD Jeep
  • Age Range 5-79 yrs
  • Operated in English
days08 From US$ 2,399 View Tour
Next Departures
  • Apr 22
  • Apr 23
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4 Days Tarangire, Serengeti & Ngorongoro Crater

of 3 reviews
  • Free cancellation
  • Best price guaranteed
The trip was very well organised. All the essentials were catered for, so very little effort was nee ...
  • Tour Type Group Tour
  • Activities Wildlife safaris and game drives
  • Accommodation Camping & Hotel
  • Transport 4WD Jeep
  • Age Range 5-79 yrs
  • Operated in English, French, Italian, Spanish
days04 From US$ 900 View Tour
Next Departures
  • Apr 24
  • Apr 25
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Kilimanjaro Climb - Lemosho Route

of 52 reviews
  • Best price guaranteed
  • No booking fees
This was my second and successful attempt on summiting Kilimanjaro in nine weeks. On the first attem ...
  • Tour Type Small Group Tour
  • Activities Climbing & Trekking and Hiking +1 more
  • Accommodation Hotel, Camping, Hut, Lodge & Tent
  • Transport Bus
  • Age Range 16-95 yrs
  • Operated in English
days10 From US$ 5,095 View Tour
Next Departures
  • Jul 14 Only 7 seats left
  • Aug 25 Only 8 seats left
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6 Days Adventure Camping Safari: Budget Style

of 2 reviews
  • Free cancellation
  • Trip customizable
Really enjoyed our time on this safari. Wonderful guide and cook, very caring. They accommodated die ...
  • Tour Type Group Tour
  • Activities Wildlife safaris and game drives & Adventure
  • Accommodation Camping, Hotel & Tent
  • Transport Private Vehicle & 4WD Jeep
  • Age Range 5-79 yrs
  • Operated in English, French, German, Italian, Spanish
days06 From US$ 1,590 View Tour
Next Departures
  • Apr 22
  • Apr 23
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Climbing Kilimanjaro Lemosho Route in 10 Days

of 11 reviews
  • Free cancellation
  • Trip customizable
My brother and I successfully made it to the summit of Kilimanjaro and it is a memory I will treasur ...
  • Tour Type Private Tour
  • Activities Trekking and Hiking & Climbing +1 more
  • Accommodation Camping, Hut, Tent & Hotel
  • Transport 4WD Jeep
  • Age Range 10-99 yrs
  • Operated in Dutch, English, French, German, Spanish, Tanzanian
days10 From US$ 2,100 View Tour
Next Departures
  • Apr 23
  • Apr 24
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Summit Kilimanjaro via Machame Route: 7 Days

of 6 reviews
  • Free cancellation
  • Trip customizable
I would like to thank Stan and his very professional team. Our journey to the top of Kilimanjaro was ...
  • Tour Type Small Group Tour
  • Activities Climbing & Trekking and Hiking +1 more
  • Accommodation Camping, Hotel & Tent
  • Transport Private Vehicle
  • Age Range 8-85 yrs
  • Operated in English, French, German
days07 From US$ 1,675 View Tour
Next Departures
  • Apr 26
  • Apr 27
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Mt. Kilimanjaro - Lemosho route, 8 days

of 32 reviews
  • Free cancellation
  • Trip customizable
This tour provider hits it out of the park on the big wins: safety, logistics, and expertise. Their ...
  • Tour Type Private Tour
  • Activities Trekking and Hiking & Climbing
  • Accommodation Hotel, Tent, Camping & Hut
  • Age Range 12-69 yrs
  • Operated in English, Tanzanian
days08 From US$ 2,410 View Tour
Next Departures
  • Apr 27
  • Apr 28
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7 Days Mount Kilimanjaro Climbing Machame Route

of 5 reviews
  • Trip customizable
  • Best price guaranteed
A wonderful and rewarding adventure! One of the most challenging and incredible experience in my lif ...
  • Tour Type Private Tour
  • Activities Trekking and Hiking & Adventure
  • Accommodation Camping, Tent, Hotel & Hut
  • Age Range 10-65 yrs
  • Operated in English
days07 From US$ 2,095 View Tour
Next Departures
  • Apr 22
  • Apr 23
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Kilimanjaro Climbing + Tarangire & Ngorongoro safari

of 10 reviews
  • Free cancellation
  • Trip customizable
I and my fiancée had an unforgettable experience in Africa. From the moment we arrived in Tanzania, ...
  • Tour Type Private Tour
  • Activities Trekking and Hiking & Wildlife safaris and game drives +2 more
  • Accommodation Camping, Hotel, Lodge, Eco Lodge & Hut
  • Transport 4WD Jeep
  • Age Range 5-79 yrs
  • Operated in English
days11 From US$ 3,000 View Tour
Next Departures
  • Apr 22
  • Apr 23
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10-Days Special Serengeti Migration Safari

  • Free cancellation
  • Best price guaranteed
10 day wildlife safaris and game drives tour through Arusha, Tarangire National Park, Lake Manyara National Park and 3 other destinations in Tanzania. Read More
  • Tour Type Private Tour
  • Activities Wildlife safaris and game drives & Adventure
  • Accommodation Hotel, Lodge & Eco Lodge
  • Transport Private Vehicle & 4WD Jeep
  • Age Range 5-79 yrs
  • Operated in English, French, German, Spanish
days10 From US$ 3,865 View Tour
Next Departures
  • Apr 23
  • Apr 24
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5 - Excellent
Based on 422 customer reviews
"A truly magical moment that I will cherish forever. "
5 - Excellent
  • Mia Eliana
“"The most breathtaking experiences courtesy of this local tour operator. The safari gave my family an opportunity to connect with local communities. We visited a nearby village and had the chance to interact with the friendly locals, learning about their culture, traditions, and way of life. It was a humbling experience that enriched our understanding of the region. The sunset game drive was incredible, as the golden sun dipped below the horizon, we found ourselves surrounded by the enchanting sounds of nature. The air was filled with the calls of birds, the distant roar of lions, and the rustling of leaves as animals emerged for their evening activities. It was a truly magical moment that I will cherish forever. Finally, the food and hospitality throughout the safari were exceptional. From delicious traditional meals to refreshing sundowner drinks in the bush, every aspect of our stay was meticulously taken care of. The combination of incredible wildlife encounters, stunning landscapes, and warm hospitality made this safari experience truly unforgettable. "”
Absolutely perfect Safari Agency!
5 - Excellent
  • Husna Athuman Mansoor
“Our trip to Tanzania was well curated by this company. From our first chats with Joan, we felt comfortable to proceed with booking with this company. Booking with local company makes us feel the great contribution to the local economy. Our guide was very helpful and informative, he did everything he could to make us comfortable and informed. The safari camp, Suenos was best and in the center of wilderness, with greater views of wildlife. It was amazing to here the sound of animals at mid-night and we will never forget this experience. One thing of note is flexibility the company have on planing of our trip. We will get back to this company again and again when we travel to Tanzania again. Thanks to Brian, Judith and our travel planner Joan, we enjoyed every moment with you guys in Tanzania.”
Certainly the Best Agency
5 - Excellent
  • Mathieu
“Certainly, the best agency to take you on this great adventure on the top of Kilimanjaro! The guides and staff were really professional, answering all the questions and constantly paying attention to your needs, so that you just have to focus on the summit ?️ Thanks to the team again, we all made it to the top and had a lot of good time with our group and the entire crew. I would definitely recommend anyone to take this agency!”

Tanzania Family Tours and Trips

Family tours in Tanzania offer a variety of activities suitable for travelers of all ages.

Get the ultimate Tanzania family safari experience in Serengeti National Park: Witness the incredible wildlife and natural beauty of Tanzania with your loved ones on a family safari tour to Serengeti National Park. This trip includes family-friendly game drives with experienced guides who will help track Tanzania’s Big Five and other wildlife.

The guides are skilled at engaging and educating children and adults alike. They will teach you how to track animal footprints, how to listen for nearby wildlife, and regale you with interesting stories and facts about the surrounding environment. You can also take a hot air balloon ride with your family to witness the Great Wildebeest Migration. Float above the plains at sunrise and spot wildlife from a bird's-eye view. With activities and accommodations tailored specifically for families, a safari in the Serengeti promises to be an unforgettable family adventure.

Embark on a family vacation To Zanzibar: A family vacation to Zanzibar is a wonderful way to explore the natural beauty and cultural diversity of Tanzania's stunning archipelago. There are abundant activities to partake in with your family while on a Zanzibar trip. Snorkel with the kids on the colorful coral reefs and teach them the importance of looking after the environment. Maybe take a boat trip with your family to see the dolphins that call the waters around Zanzibar home. Or explore the winding streets of Zanzibar's Stone Town to learn more about the island's culture and history. A family vacation to Zanzibar is at once fun and enriching.

Family tours in Tanzania based on budget

Enjoy a wealth of adventures and activities on your Tanzania family tour that aligns with your budget and preferences.

Luxury family tours in TanzaniaLuxury family tours in Tanzania offer all the bells and whistles from roomy private transports to high-end hotels to private guides. Enjoy exclusive tours and activities like game drives in the Ngorongoro Crater and Lake Manyara and relaxing beach escapes in high-end resorts of Zanzibar.

Budget family tours in TanzaniaTraveling on a budget does not mean you have to miss any of the amazing experiences Tanzania has to offer. A budget family tour in Tanzania means staying in inexpensive yet comfortable family-friendly accommodations but seeing all the popular tourist highlights of the country.  

Family tours in Tanzania based on popular travel themes

Tanzania’s incredible landscapes, diverse wildlife, and wild, untouched terrain offer a variety of family-friendly adventures and experiences.

Tanzania Family Camping Tours.
A family camping tour in Tanzania offers an adventure that the whole family will love. Stay in comfortable and family-friendly camping sites while enjoying a range of activities that cater to travelers of all ages, such as game drives and walking safaris. Camping tours usually have expert guides, who can provide your family with an exciting and educational African experience.
Tanzania Family Wildlife Tours.
Family-friendly wildlife tours in Tanzania offer an opportunity for families to bond and make unforgettable memories while experiencing the natural beauty and abundant wildlife of the country. Witness the annual wildebeest migration and enjoy family-focused game drives to see animals like lions, elephants, and hyenas.

 

Travel experience and benefits of a Tanzania family tour

There are many benefits to taking a family tour in Tanzania, including:

  • Educational experience: A Tanzania family vacation can be a highly educational experience for both adults and children. There is so much to learn and discover about the wildlife, culture, and history of Tanzania.
  • Bonding experience: A family trip in Tanzania provides an opportunity for families to bond over shared experiences and create lasting memories together. Spending time together in the great outdoors, exploring new places and wildlife, and overcoming challenges can help to strengthen family relationships.
  • Cultural exposure: Tanzania is a multicultural country with diverse tribes and traditions. A Tanzania family tour can offer children the chance to learn about and appreciate different ways of life.
  • Adventure: From game drives to walking safaris and hot air balloon rides to beach activities, there is something for everyone in Tanzania.

Tips when doing a family tour in Tanzania

Here are some tips to consider when doing a family tour in Tanzania:

  • Choose family-friendly activities: When selecting activities, make sure to choose the ones that are family-friendly, considering the age and interests of each family member.
  • Plan ahead: Before embarking on a family tour in Tanzania, make sure to plan ahead and book your accommodations, activities, and transportation in advance, especially if you have a large family. It can be challenging to find suitable accommodations and activities that can accommodate everyone's needs and preferences.
  • Pack appropriately: When packing for a family tour in Tanzania, make sure to bring appropriate clothing and gear for the activities you will be doing, such as hiking boots, comfortable walking shoes, sunscreen, and insect repellent. Remember to pack essential medicines and special needs equipment for family members who may require them.
  • Hospitals and Travel Insurance: If you are traveling with small children, always check and know where the nearest hospital is, in case of an emergency. Always take travel insurance for the whole family to ensure you are covered for your entire stay in Tanzania.

Contact our local tour specialists to plan a customized family trip to Tanzania.

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