What's better than a camp that moves to be in the best spot?

A safari on foot with our expeditionary camp is driven by what's best - location, weather, wildlife - so we aim to do just that throughout the year.

From August to October camp heads to the lesser known but stunning national park of Ugalla - a park in western Tanzania where you may not see another soul and you'll certainly be one of the first names in the guest book. Ugalla offers superb walking terrain and varied wildlife at this time of year.

When the rains arrive out west, camp moves to the more familiar territories of the Serengeti plains as we prepare for the arrival of the herds.

August - October

November - February

March - April

May - June

July - October

Ugalla National Park

  • Remote park in western Tanzania, only a handful of visitors each year
  • Ugalla River at its centre – wide, slow-flowing with elaborate loops and oxbow lakes
  • Rich in wildlife with all the major species from Elephant, buffalo, leopard plus rare Sable and Roan antelope
  • Easily connect with our camps in the west with twice weekly flights
Prices from $1,400 per person per night
August - October

Eastern Serengeti Plains

  • Varied and undisturbed area with rolling plains, river lines & kopjes
  • Excellent resident game but firmly on the migration route with thriving lion prides
  • Ideal way to connect southern plains with the rivers of northern Serengeti
Prices from $1,400 per person per night
November - February

Gol Mountains & Salei Plains

  • Wide sweeping valleys & dramatic cliffs
  • Green season dispersal area for wildebeest with their young calves
  • Plains come alive with flowers, shrubs & birdlife
  • Remote Maasai country, excellent for cheetah & wild dog
  • Easy access to the Olkarien & Sanjan gorges
Prices from $1,400 per person per night
March - April

Western Serengeti

  • In May, this is the perfect area to catch the wildebeest rut as they migrate off the plains
  • June becomes the heart of the migration corridor including crossings of the Grumeti River
  • Ideal connection between Moru & the southern plains and the Mara River
Prices from $1,400 per person per night
May - June

Ruaha National Park

  • Untouched territory and opportunity to explore one of Africa's great wildlife meccas. 
  • Varied and vast terrain with sweeping sand rivers and swathes of woodland. 
  • Big herds of buffalo and elephant are not uncommon at this time of year. 
  • Best opportunity to see rare antelope species. 

Prices from $1,400 per person per night
July - October

Reviews

J. Trappe

Review for mkombes-house

Quality Time with Family

I couldn’t think of a better place to spend quality time with family!

A. Penfold

Review for serengeti-safari-camp

Out of this world

Phenomenal location, facitilities, staff. Out of this world!

J. Field

Review for lamai-private

Magical Place, Spectacular Game

Lamai is a truly wonderful and magical place. The staff are incredibly friendly, engaging and helpful. The rooms are beautiful, such comfortable beds and powerful hot showers! Obviously the game driver were absolutely spectacular. Like nowhere else on earth.

B. Haley

Review for lamai

5-Star Serengeti Safari

5-star experience at Lamai! Such knowledgeable and caring staff and guide, impeccable service and beautiful lodge only added to the magic of our Serengeti safari.

B. Ryan

Review for lamai

First Rate Experience

Our experience at Lamai was first rate in every way. Wonderful staff, delicious meals and game drives that delivered way beyond expectations. This must certainly be one of the very best camps to experience in Africa.

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