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Tanzania Safari and Maldives Beach Vacation

Inspirational safari & beach vacation to Kenya, Tanzania and Maldives

Embark on an African fly-in safari that takes you on a wildlife adventure through Tanzania’s beautiful Tarangire and Serengeti National Parks and ends off with an exclusive island getaway in the Maldives. Begin your East Africa odyssey with a stay at Little Chem Chem in the Tarangire region, where you will stay in luxury vintage tents, set amidst ancient baobabs, where animals move through the camp. Enjoy day and night game drives on open safari vehicles and unforgettable sundowners on the edge of Lake Burunge.  

Complete the adventure at Mwiba Lodge in the Mwiba Concession within the greater Serengeti ecosystem. Offering an uncrowded safari experience, with your own private guide and vehicle, you have complete freedom to enjoy your drives at your own pace.   

Following the safari, you will have a chance to put your feet up and relax at Milaidhoo, a barefoot sanctuary in the Baa Atoll UNESCO Biosphere Reserve, offering exemplary service and exquisite dining while maintaining their informal ethos. Unwind with tranquil spa treatments, swim with manta rays or whale sharks (May to October) and enjoy romantic sandbank dining. 

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Day by Day summary

  • Starts - Catch your overnight flight from JFK to Kilimanjaro
  • 3 nights - Little Chem Chem, Tarangire National Park, Tanzania
  • 3 nights - Mwiba Lodge, Serengeti & Grumeti Reserves, Tanzania
  • 1 night - Hemingways Eden, Nairobi, Kenya
  • 5 nights - Milaidhoo Island, Baa Atoll, Maldives
  • Ends - Transfer to Male for your international flight home

At a glance

  • Country Icon Kenya, Tanzania, Maldives
  • Nights Icon 12 Nights
  • City Icon City
  • Beach Icon Beach
  • Safari Icon Safari

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Guide Price

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Includes flights from JFK
Itinerary Details


Catch your overnight flight from JFK to Kilimanjaro

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Day 1 - 4

Arrive at Kilimanjaro Airport and connect onto your light aircraft to the Tarangire National Park. A guide will meet you at the airstrip and take you to your camp.

  • 3 nights
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Little Chem Chem
All Inclusive | Vintage Tent

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Day 4 - 7

Fly today via light aircraft to the Serengeti National Park where a guide will be waiting to drive you to your lodge.

  • 3 nights
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Mwiba Lodge
All Inclusive | Tented Suite

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Day 7

Return via light aircraft to Kilimanjaro and connect onto a flight to Nairobi Airport in Kenya. A driver will then take you to your hotel in the suburbs of Nairobi.

  • 1 night

Hemingways Eden
Bed & Breakfast | Standard Room

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Day 8 - 13

Fly today from Nairobi International Airport to Male Airport in the Maldives. From here it's a seaplane transfer to Milaidhoo Island.

  • 5 nights

Milaidhoo Island
Half Board | Water Pool Villa

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Day 13

Catch your seaplane transfer to Male Airport. Here you will connect with your onward flight home.

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Our trips are unashamedly high-end but always deliver excellent value for money. Our guide price covers the majority of trip costs upfront, on a per person basis, including international flights and all transfers.

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  • Accommodation as specified
  • Meals as specified
  • Light aircraft and speedboat transfers as detailed in the itinerary
  • All scheduled safari activities offered by the camps or lodges
  • Road transfers as detailed in the itinerary
  • National Parks and conservation entry fees
  • Carbon-offsetting with One Tree Planted
  • Conservation donation to Save the Rhino
  • Community projects contribution with Uthando
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  • Gratuities
  • Personal travel insurance
  • Additional activities not offered as scheduled by the accommodation
  • Visas and visa fees where relevant
  • Beverages with the exception of all inclusive hotels
Indulge your passions


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.

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  • Birdwatching Icon Birdwatching
  • Boat Trip Icon Boat Trip
  • Guided Walking Safari Icon Guided Walking Safari
  • Night Drive Icon Night Drive
  • Helicopter Flights Icon Helicopter Flights
  • Hot Air Balloon Flights Icon Hot Air Balloon Flights
  • Conservation Experience Icon Conservation Experience
  • Cultural Experience Icon Cultural Experience
  • Canoeing Kayaking Icon Canoeing/Kayaking
  • Fishing Icon Fishing
  • Snorkelling Scuba Diving Icon Snorkeling/Scuba Diving
  • Watersports Icon Watersports
  • Kids Bushcraft Icon Kids Bushcraft
  • City Sights Icon City Sights
  • Wellness Spa Icon Wellness/Spa
  • Kids Club Icon Family Activities
Enriching encounters


Whether you want to tick off the Big Five or encounter specific safari species and sea creatures on your safari and coastal stay, our expert guides reveal the typical wildlife sightings to expect on this sample trip.

  • Zebra
  • Wildebeest
  • Thompson Gazelle
    Thompson's Gazelle
  • Spotted Hyena
    Spotted Hyena
  • Lion
  • Leopard
  • Impala
  • Hippo
  • Elephant
  • Crocodile
  • Cheetah
  • Buffalo
  • Black Rhino
    Black Rhino
  • African Fish Eagle
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  • Maasai Giraffe
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Sample Itineraries


From majestic wildlife to out of this world natural wonders, cultural melting pots and enchanting beaches, every bespoke Mahlatini journey is thrilling. Unsure where to visit? Whether it’s a bucket-list adventure, a milestone celebration or simply a much-needed escape, experience the joy with this inspiring selection of favorites.

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