Serengeti Pioneer Camp
Serengeti Pioneer Camp is a stunning gateway to the annual great migration and the Big 5, offering luxury accommodation and phenomenal game viewing. From camp you can drink in captivating views of Lake Magadi and the Moru Kopjes while relaxing under canvas to the sounds of the African wilds. Pioneer Camp aims to be green and leave little footprint on the land all the while bringing you as close to nature as possible.
Possessing a distinct colonial air, the camp is reminiscent of the mobile camps of the 1930's: transporting guests back in time to the safaris of yesteryear. There are only 12 tents on offer at this exclusive camp. In the evening, having spent the day exploring, watch the sunset sitting out the front of your tent and enjoy fine dining under star filled skies. The dining tent is usually where the camp's delicious meals are served but for a slightly more adventurous culinary affair lunch in the bush is a must do experience.
- Spectacular views across the Serengeti plains and of Moru Kopjes
- Access to the annual migration (seasonal) and the Big 5
- Visits to Lake Magadi and its few hundred flamingos
- Private hilltop picnic site - perfect for photos over the Serengeti plains
- A nostalgic throwback to the early adventuring days of safari
At a glance
- 11 Safari Tents + 1 Family Tent
- All Ages
- Open All Year
- All Inclusive
"Combine Serengeti Pioneer Camp in the south with its sister camp, Serengeti Migration Camp in the north, allowing you to cover over 90% of the Serengeti from both camps, thus maximising the game-viewing opportunities."
This sample trip offers countless adventures and activities to ensure lifetime memories are made. From unforgettable thrills to indulgent relaxation, choose those that appeal most and we will curate your perfect itinerary.
Big 5 Safari
Guided Walking Safari
Hot Air Balloon Flights
Take a journey through Serengeti Pioneer Camp to get a flavour of its unique style and character, designed to enchant every guest.
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