Customized Safaris

Discover the best custom safaris in Kenya and Tanzania

So Many Ways We Can Begin Your Journey Together

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You’ve imagined this African adventure since… you can’t even remember when this dream began. But you have an ache to see a glorious herd of great elephants parading before you; a cheetah close by on the prowl, and the burning beauty of a brilliant sunset lighting up the savannah.

This is the Africa you imagine for yourself, your family, and your friends. You desire a very special trip together. No ordinary tour will do. That’s why you’ve come to Africa Kenya Safaris – because you’ve read our reviews and seen our excellent ratings.

And you know you’ll receive the care, attention, and imagination from our experts to truly create your perfect custom safari. Whether you’re part of a multi-generational family vacation, a specialized tour group, a solo adventure, a couple, a romantic getaway – honeymoon, or otherwise, we will provide you with the experience, resources, and passion to tailor an unforgettable moment in your life journey.

Let’s Make This Fun

Every safari journey is a story based on your personal desires and how you see your adventure unfolding. Our safari experts love nothing more than to create your safari story with you.

We’ll work with your impressions and dreams and add our ideas on which to build your adventure.

Always flexible with your options, we will offer our thoughts on seasons, budgets, lifestyle, accommodations, first-hand experience of the parks, and all the possible activities to fill out your safari story.

But first the basics:

You should know that all our custom safaris come with fully-equipped 4 x 4 Land Cruiser Jeeps plus the most expert and friendly guides in Kenya and Tanzania for your personal and private game-viewing drives.

We also offer flight safari options from Nairobi and the Kenya coast as well as dozens of choices for safari lodges and tented camps from modest to total luxury.

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Customize or Create – Your Choice

When you plan your dream safari with your Africa Kenya Safaris specialist you’ll have the option of customizing any aspect of our many pre-crafted journeys. 

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You can build your entire safari from scratch – your choice of parks, route, timing, accommodations and any and all activities to suit your interests and style.

Inspiring Ideas for Customized Safaris

Some folks love the journey. Others the destination. And many want to add a specific agenda for their adventure. Here are some examples of safaris we have built for our valued guests:

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FAMILY/KIDS

We offer dozens of ideas for fun family safaris, from preschoolers to teens.

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MULTI-GENERATIONAL

Just as above but add one more generation – we’ll find engaging activities for everyone, 8 to 80.

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This is a great time of life to go adventure – you’ve got the time and resources. Let us help you make the most of your newfound freedom!

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HONEYMOON SAFARIS

Or just a romantic getaway. Dining by candlelight, sleeping in a star bed, or savoring a couples massage overlooking the savannah. The Romance of Africa calls from our fields and forests, and the silver moonlight reflected in your partner’s eyes.

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WELLNESS SAFARIS

Sunrise yoga, morning meditation, and directed mindfulness along the safari trail. Nature is the perfect balm for connecting with self and others.

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PHOTOGRAPHIC SAFARIS

We’ll take you to the “golden hour” for brilliant shots of lions, leopards, giraffes, and more wildlife on the gilded plains.

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BIRD WATCHING SAFARIS

Thousands of colorful species from pink flamingoes to hawks, eagles, vultures, and ostriches - you’ll be amazed at Africa’s melodious canopy of birdlife.

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GREAT MIGRATION SAFARIS

The only wonder of its kind on earth – millions of grazers, wildebeests, zebra, and gazelle pouring into the Masai Mara – a spectacle never to be forgotten.

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WILDEBEEST CALVING SAFARIS

A cycle in the Great Migration, from January through March, the immense herds of wildebeests settle in the Ndutu section of the Serengeti and give birth to thousands of adorable babies each day!

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LION & RHINO TRACKING

Digital tracking protects the wildlife as it also signals your guide to amazing sightings of lions, cheetahs, and rhinos.

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BEACH HOLIDAYS

Our world-class coastline and unhurried beaches make for the perfect start or finish for your safari adventure. Mombasa, Diani Beach or even the island of Zanzibar.

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TREE PLANNING/ ECO SAFARIS

A wonderful way to give back and help our fragile environment. Take a few moments on your safari to help nurture our precious trees and make a personal impact.

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CULTURAL SAFARIS

The people of Kenya and Tanzania are warm, welcoming, and happy to share their culture with curious visitors. Meet them and learn about their lives. You can also volunteer and interact with the local schools and communities.

How to Plan Your Custom Safari

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We want to know everything about you and your safari dreams. Tell us all your ideas and interests, your expectations, who your companions are, which season you’re thinking of traveling, and your personal style and budget.

We’ll also want to know if you or your party have any special needs. Or dietary preferences – most of our lodging partners provide vegetarian, vegan, and gluten-free choices.

We’re sure to have lots more of our own questions so we can drill down on exactly how you want your safari to unfold.

Then our Safari Travel Team gets to work utilizing their on-the-ground experience gained from their time at Kenya’s and Tanzania’s parks, conservancies, local communities, and the many available activities. They’ll create a custom itinerary, including logistics, accommodations, input from our guides, and the various venues.

We’ll present you with our proposal for your safari in detail, including our always competitive price offer. We can then discuss any concerns or adjustments and seal the deal for your best safari experience.

Get in Touch Today for an Unforgettable Custom Safari Tour

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Just fill in the form below. That’s it.

The more you tell us about your areas of interest, your group, preferences of wildlife, special occasions, type and style of accommodations, and any other wishes you would like to share at this time, the better prepared we will be for our first safari conversation.

Please also refer to the above list of special safaris for more customizable ways to make your adventure exceptional. 

We can’t wait to talk with you and then meet in person to get you started on your customized safari of a lifetime.

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Customized Safari FAQs

Welcome to our Customized Safari FAQs, your gateway to unlocking the world of tailor-made safari experiences with Africa Kenya Safaris. Here, we provide essential insights and answers to your questions about crafting a safari adventure that perfectly suits your preferences and desires. With our expert guidance and personalized itineraries, you’ll learn how to create a safari that is uniquely yours, reflecting your dreams and the wonders of East Africa.

At Africa Kenya Safaris, we are proud to offer an extensive range of customized safaris tailored to your preferences and interests. With the diversity of Kenya’s landscapes and wildlife, you have the opportunity to create your dream safari experience.

Craft Your Dream Safari

Our customized safaris in Kenya allow you to craft your dream safari. Whether you are interested in thrilling wildlife encounters, cultural interactions, or a mix of both, our expert team will work closely with you to design an itinerary that matches your desires. Choose from a variety of destinations, from the iconic Masai Mara to the hidden gems of Samburu or Amboseli. Additionally, we offer a selection of accommodations, from luxurious lodges to intimate tented camps, ensuring that your safari is a perfect reflection of your vision.

Personalized Service

What sets Africa Kenya Safaris apart is our commitment to personalized service. We understand that each traveller is unique, and we are dedicated to creating an experience that resonates with you. Our knowledgeable guides, well-maintained vehicles, and exceptional accommodations ensure that every aspect of your safari is designed to exceed your expectations. With Africa Kenya Safaris, you have the opportunity to embark on a truly customized adventure in Kenya, where your dreams become a reality in the heart of the African wilderness.

Africa Kenya Safaris is pleased to extend its expertise to Tanzania, where we offer a wide range of customized safaris to cater to your specific interests and desires. Tanzania’s captivating landscapes and abundant wildlife provide the perfect canvas for crafting your dream safari experience.

Design Your Ideal Safari in Tanzania

Our customized safaris in Tanzania put you in the driver’s seat, allowing you to design your ideal safari adventure. Whether you’re yearning for the thrill of witnessing the Great Migration in the Serengeti, exploring the unique landscapes of Ngorongoro Crater, or delving into the pristine wilderness of Tarangire, our expert team will work closely with you to create an itinerary that aligns with your vision. You can choose from various accommodations, from luxury lodges to tented camps, ensuring that every aspect of your safari reflects your unique preferences.

Unparalleled Personalization

What sets Africa Kenya Safaris apart is our unwavering commitment to providing unparalleled personalization. We understand that every traveller is different, and we take pride in crafting an experience that resonates with you. Our experienced guides, well-equipped vehicles, and exceptional lodgings ensure that your Tanzania safari is tailored to exceed your expectations. With Africa Kenya Safaris, you have the opportunity to embark on a truly customized adventure in Tanzania, where your dreams come to life amidst the breathtaking landscapes and wildlife of this remarkable East African country.

Absolutely, at Africa Kenya Safaris, we specialize in crafting fully customized safari tours that start from scratch. Our team is dedicated to helping you design a safari adventure that aligns perfectly with your preferences, interests, and dreams.

Tailored to Your Desires

When we say you can create a safari tour from scratch, we mean it. You have the freedom to choose the destination, the type of accommodations, the duration of your safari, and the activities you’d like to experience. Whether you have a specific vision in mind or are seeking inspiration, our experts are here to guide you through the process, ensuring that every element of your safari is meticulously tailored to your desires.

Unparalleled Expertise and Support

Our commitment to creating fully customized safari tours is backed by our extensive expertise and unwavering support. We take pride in delivering personalized service that exceeds your expectations. From selecting the perfect lodges or camps to arranging unique experiences and safaris designed around your interests, Africa Kenya Safaris is your trusted partner in crafting a bespoke safari that captures the essence of your dream adventure. Whether you’re planning a solo journey, a family getaway, or a romantic escape, we’re here to turn your vision into a reality in the heart of East Africa’s remarkable wilderness.

Yes, you can absolutely customize one of our popular safari tours to better suit your preferences and requirements. At Africa Kenya Safaris, we understand that every traveller is unique, and we’re dedicated to providing you with the flexibility to make your safari truly yours.

Tailor to Your Tastes

Our popular safari tours serve as a fantastic starting point for your African adventure, and from there, you have the ability to personalize the tour to match your specific tastes. Whether you want to add extra days, modify the itinerary, or incorporate unique experiences, our team is here to help. For instance, you can extend your stay at a particular destination, select specific accommodations to enhance your comfort, or even request special activities to create a safari that resonates perfectly with your travel desires.

Expert Guidance and Support

Customizing one of our popular safari tours with Africa Kenya Safaris comes with the advantage of our expert guidance and support. Our team is well-versed in the destinations we offer and can provide valuable insights to assist you in tailoring your safari experience. Whether you’re interested in wildlife photography, cultural encounters, or simply a more private journey, we’ll work closely with you to ensure that your customized safari aligns with your vision, making your adventure in East Africa truly unforgettable.

Absolutely, at Africa Kenya Safaris, you have the freedom to customize your private safari tour to ensure that it perfectly aligns with your individual preferences and travel aspirations. We understand that privacy and personalization are paramount to your safari experience, and we’re committed to making your dream adventure a reality.

Private Safaris Tailored to Your Desires

When you choose a private safari tour with Africa Kenya Safaris, you have the flexibility to customize every aspect of your journey. Whether you’re a solo traveller, a couple, a family, or a group of friends, our expert team will work closely with you to create an itinerary that reflects your unique desires. You can choose the destinations you wish to explore, the duration of your safari, the type of accommodations that suit your style, and the activities that resonate with your interests. Your private safari is a canvas waiting for you to paint your dream adventure.

Expert Guidance and Support

Crafting a private safari tour with Africa Kenya Safaris is made effortless with our expert guidance and support. Our team has an in-depth understanding of the destinations we offer, and we’re here to provide valuable insights, advice, and recommendations to help you design the perfect safari. Whether you’re interested in wildlife photography, cultural immersions, or a secluded romantic escape, we’ll assist you in tailoring your private safari tour to make it an exceptional and unforgettable journey through the enchanting landscapes and wildlife of East Africa.

Choosing the best parks for your custom safari is an exciting part of planning your African adventure. Africa Kenya Safaris offers a selection of remarkable destinations to consider.

Iconic Safari Destinations

For a classic African safari experience, consider Masai Mara National Reserve. It is renowned for its abundant wildlife, including the Big Five, and the Great Migration spectacle. If you prefer a unique landscape, Amboseli National Park, with its views of Mount Kilimanjaro and thriving elephant population, is an excellent choice. Samburu National Reserve, on the other hand, is famous for its distinct wildlife, including the Grevy’s zebra and reticulated giraffe. These iconic destinations offer an array of wildlife encounters, ensuring an extraordinary custom safari experience.

Hidden Gems and Exclusive Experiences

Tanzania’s Ngorongoro Crater is a hidden gem that offers incredible wildlife viewing in a unique volcanic caldera. To witness the famous tree-climbing lions, Lake Manyara National Park is the place to be. For an exclusive experience, the private conservancies of Ol Pejeta and Olare Motorogi in Kenya provide a more intimate and secluded safari. These lesser-known destinations offer the chance to explore Africa’s diverse landscapes and wildlife while creating an exclusive custom safari adventure tailored to your desires.

Certainly, when you embark on a custom African safari with Africa Kenya Safaris, you have the privilege to choose the accommodations that best suit your preferences and enhance your safari experience.

Luxurious Lodges and Tented Camps

Africa Kenya Safaris offers a wide array of safari accommodation options, ranging from luxurious lodges to intimate tented camps. Whether you’re seeking the opulence of a private villa with a plunge pool, a romantic suite with breathtaking views, or the adventure of a tented camp, we provide choices that match your style. Our accommodations are strategically located in and around iconic parks and reserves, ensuring you’re never far from the heart of the action.

Personalized Selection of Safari Accommodation

Your choice of accommodation is a crucial component of your custom African safari, and our team is here to assist you in making the perfect selection. Whether you desire the serene ambiance of a boutique lodge, the rustic charm of a tented camp, or the exclusivity of a private villa, we’ll help you tailor your accommodation to complement your dream safari. With Africa Kenya Safaris, your custom African safari is truly yours, from the parks you explore to the lodging you call home during your adventure.

Customized safaris offer travellers the opportunity to tailor their experiences to their preferences, and the cost can vary depending on the choices made during the planning process – but we can promise to give you the best possible experience for the best possible price!

Factors Influencing Costs

The cost of a customized safari can be influenced by several factors, such as the destination, the duration of the safari, the type of accommodations selected, and the activities included in the itinerary. For instance, some destinations may have higher park fees or accommodation rates than others. Similarly, the choice of accommodations, whether it’s a luxury lodge or a tented camp, can impact the overall cost. Additionally, the inclusion of special activities like hot air balloon safaris or private game drives can also affect the price.

Value of Personalization

While customized safaris can offer a range of options, the value of personalization is immeasurable. By tailoring your safari to your preferences, you can create an experience that perfectly suits your desires and allows you to focus on the aspects of the safari that matter most to you. Africa Kenya Safaris is committed to helping you strike a balance between personalization and cost, ensuring that your customized safari remains an excellent value, offering unforgettable memories and unique adventures that reflect your vision of the perfect African safari.

Indeed, at Africa Kenya Safaris, we specialize in customizing luxury safari tours that cater to your desires, ensuring an exceptional and indulgent experience in the heart of the African wilderness.

Craft Your Luxury Safari

Our luxury safari tours serve as a fantastic canvas on which to build your dream adventure. You have the flexibility to select the destinations you wish to explore, whether it’s the iconic Masai Mara or the enchanting Serengeti. You can handpick the accommodations that match your opulent taste, from sumptuous lodges to lavish tented camps, ensuring that every aspect of your safari reflects your style.

Exceptional Personalization

Africa Kenya Safaris excels in delivering the highest level of personalization to make your luxury safari unique and unforgettable. Whether you’re keen on private game drives, hot air balloon safaris, or intimate bush dinners, we’ll assist you in tailoring your luxury safari tour. Our commitment is to provide an extraordinary safari that aligns with your vision of luxury and adventure, where every moment is marked by opulence and the wonders of East Africa’s remarkable landscapes and wildlife.

Indeed, Africa Kenya Safaris takes pride in offering fully customized honeymoon safaris, allowing you to celebrate your love in the most romantic and unique way amidst the enchanting landscapes and wildlife of East Africa.

Craft Your Dream Honeymoon Safari

With our customized honeymoon safaris, you have the opportunity to design a journey that resonates with your vision of romance and adventure. From choosing the perfect destination to selecting the type of accommodations that best suit your preferences, every aspect of your safari is tailored to create cherished memories. Whether you envision a serene beach escape, an intimate treehouse stay, or thrilling wildlife encounters, we’ll work closely with you to ensure your honeymoon safari is a true reflection of your love story.

Personalized Romantic Experiences

What sets Africa Kenya Safaris apart is our commitment to providing personalized romantic experiences. We understand that your honeymoon is a once-in-a-lifetime journey, and our team is dedicated to helping you celebrate your love in a way that is both exceptional and intimate. From private game drives to candlelit bush dinners and unique activities designed for couples, your customized honeymoon safari will be a journey filled with unforgettable moments and the perfect blend of luxury, romance, and adventure.

Certainly, at Africa Kenya Safaris, we understand the importance of crafting a safari experience that caters to the unique needs and interests of your family. Our expertise in arranging custom family safaris ensures that your journey is not only memorable but also perfectly suited to your family’s preferences and age groups.

Tailored to Family Preferences

When designing a custom family safari, we take into consideration the diverse needs of family members. From choosing family-friendly accommodations to planning activities suitable for all ages, we work closely with you to create an itinerary that reflects your vision. Whether you’re traveling with young children, teenagers, or multi-generational groups, our team ensures that your safari offers a harmonious blend of adventure, education, and fun.

Exceptional Family Adventures

Africa Kenya Safaris prides itself on providing exceptional family adventures. With our custom family safaris, you can embark on a journey that allows your family to bond over shared experiences, from wildlife encounters to cultural immersions. We aim to make your safari enjoyable, educational, and unforgettable for every family member, creating memories that will be cherished for years to come.

Absolutely, at Africa Kenya Safaris, we offer you the opportunity to customize a safari based on the specific animals you want to see, ensuring an adventure that revolves around your wildlife preferences.

Design Your Wildlife-Centric Safari

With our animal-centric safaris, you have the freedom to create an itinerary that focuses on your favourite wildlife species. Whether it’s the majestic Big Five, the elusive big cats, or unique creatures like cheetahs, wild dogs, or primates, our team will work closely with you to design a safari that maximizes your chances of witnessing these remarkable animals in their natural habitats.

Expert Guidance and Extraordinary Sightings

Africa Kenya Safaris provides expert guidance to help you craft the ideal wildlife-centric safari. Our team’s deep knowledge of the best wildlife viewing locations and the behaviour of different species ensures that your safari offers extraordinary animal encounters. Whether you’re an avid birdwatcher, a big cat enthusiast, or have a specific animal in mind, we’ll assist you in creating a safari adventure that celebrates your love for wildlife and provides you with unforgettable moments in the wild.

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