Experience the endless plains of the Serengeti with our range of overland camping, lodge-accommodated and tailor-made safari tours and holidays to Tanzania.

With a remarkable selection of unspoilt national parks and protected reserves accounting for more than a third of the country's land mass, it's little wonder Tanzania is a top safari destination with a wealth of wildlife and changing landscapes. The Serengeti is perhaps one of the most famous national parks with its endless grassy plains home to the Big 5 as well as over 500 bird species whilst the nearby Ngorongoro Crater is of unparalleled beauty and practically unchanged.

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Throughout the land some 120 different tribes bring Tanzania to life with a staggering diversity of language and traditional customs. The picture-perfect peak of Mt. Kilimanjaro cries out to those intrepid enough to want to scale its dizzying heights whilst for those who like a side of beach with their safari, the pristine islands of the Zanzibar archipelago are a tropical paradise with white sand beaches, swaying palms and crystal clear waters.

Choose from our selection of overland camping expeditions travelling by truck or opt for a more intimate experience on a small group lodge-accommodated safari or tailor-made holiday that take in Tanzania's top spots.

Upcoming Tanzania Trips 2019 and 2020

Tanzania Budget Overland Camping Safaris


Best of Kenya & Tanzania

11 days | FROM AUD $2,495

From Lake Nakuru and the Masai Mara to the vast plains of the...


Zebras & Zanzibar

11 days | FROM AUD $1,545

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East Africa Encompassed

16 days | FROM AUD $3,345

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Zimbabwe to Zanzibar

16 days | FROM AUD $1,745

Starting off at the magnificent Victoria Falls in Zimbabwe, travel...


Zanzibar to Zimbabwe

16 days | FROM AUD $1,745

From Dar es Salaam, enjoy sun, sea and sand on the tropical island of...


Wildlife Express

22 days | FROM AUD $2,195

Take a walk on the wild side. Track the African elephant, lion,...


Wildlife Express Northbound

22 days | FROM AUD $2,195

Take a walk on the wild side. Track the African elephant, lion,...


Gorilla Trek and Tanzania

25 days | FROM AUD $3,145

From the wilds of the Masai Mara, to gorillas in Uganda, safari in the...


Gorilla Trek & Tanzania Northbound

25 days | FROM AUD $3,145

Start your African adventure with a taste of the tropics on the...


Wildlife, Falls and Beaches

27 days | FROM AUD $4,295

Starting in Nairobi and ending at the thunderous Victoria Falls, take...


Kenya to Kruger

33 days | FROM AUD $3,145

Enjoy a real African adventure, from Nairobi to Johannesburg. Check...


Kruger to Kenya

33 days | FROM AUD $3,145

Travel from Johannesburg to Nairobi, enjoy a real African adventure ...


Big Five Safari Explorer

36 days | FROM AUD $3,795

Adventure overdrive. Trekking for gorilla, game-spotting, kicking back...


Big Five Explorer Safari Northbound

36 days | FROM AUD $3,795

Starting at Victoria Falls, Africa's adrenaline capital and finishing...


An African Adventure

37 days | FROM AUD $3,295

See the best of Africa, from its magnificent craters, dune-filled...


An African Adventure Southbound

37 days | FROM AUD $3,295

See the best of Africa, from its magnificent craters, dune-filled...


Kenya to Cape

43 days | FROM AUD $3,895

Embark on an overland journey across almost half the African...


Cape to Kenya

43 days | FROM AUD $2,895

Embark on an overland journey across almost half the African Continent...


The Big Overlander

47 days | FROM AUD $4,895

Experience the contrasts and raw appeal of this majestic continent up...


The Big Overlander Northbound

47 days | FROM AUD $4,895

Discover seven different countries, travelling from South Africa...


Great African Expedition

57 days | FROM AUD $5,495

An epic expedition that heads south from Kenya via Uganda to Cape...


Great African Expedition North

57 days | FROM AUD $5,495

An epic 57 day expedition travelling through South Africa, Namibia,...

Tanzania Active Overland Camping Safaris


Mt Kilimanjaro Climb

8 days | FROM AUD $5,945

Reach for the skies and climb to the summit of the world’s tallest...

Tanzania Handpicked Lodge Accommodated Safaris


Tanzania Wildlife Week

7 days | FROM AUD $4,945

An exhilarating 7 day safari, visiting Tanzania's Lake Manyara,...


Kenya & Tanzania Trails

13 days | FROM AUD $8,745

Explore six of East Africa's finest national parks on a wildlife...

Tanzania Independent Safari Holidays

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Wild About Tanzania

10 days | FROM AUD $8,745

On this comfortable safari, see the herds of elephants in Tarangire...

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The Best of East Africa

12 days | FROM AUD $12,495

This is the ultimate East African Safari taking you from the foothills...

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Tanzania Safari & Beach

14 days | FROM AUD $9,295

A perfect combination of safari and relaxation, visiting Lake Manyara...

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Tailor-made Holidays

Whatever it is that brings you to Tanzania, let our expert tailor-made team put together the perfect itinerary.

From looking for the Big Five on safari in the Serengeti, relaxing on the beaches of Zanzibar and Pemba or even climbing to the lofty heights of Kilimanjaro – we’ve got it all covered. Let us know what you want to see and do and we’ll do the rest, providing our top picks of lodges and hotels for your budget and taste.

Tanzania tour reviews

Scoring an average traveller rating of 4.66 out of 5 based on 32 recent reviews — See All Tanzania Reviews

Our guide was superb, he was honest, considerate and full of excellent advice on travelling through the areas we were going. In the same way our cook, Peter was fantastic - every meal was exceptionally good and the team was completed by a fantastic driver Peterson, who made sure that we were always comfortable on the bus, despite the pot holes. We visited some fantastic places and the included game drives and activities were excellent - the local guides used were always top quality.

The long days driving through Tanzania were challenging, although we were expecting this but leaving one place in the dark and arriving in the dark at the next, travelling all day on two consecutive days was tedious. ”  

Lisa Cashmore • Submitted 30 Jul 2019

We had a marvellous time with our guide, cook and driver. We formed a lasting bond. I found Chris to be very very knowledgeable and always on top of everything we needed to do during our tour. He helped us out even before being asked and was full of fun and joined in our games and music and stories and laughter.

This is my second trip with On the Go tours and both have been fabulous. ”  

Shauna Lorincz • Submitted 25 May 2019

Excellent valued tour for people who have the time and prepared to rough it a bit to have a great experience.Guides were very knowledgeable and terrific to learn from. Cook and driver also had many tour years of knowledge. We were the oldest (63yrs) but still had a fun time and always felt looked after and safe.”  

Stephen Leggett • Submitted 18 Apr 2019

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Safari and Beach
The perfect holiday combination

From the vast plains of the Serengeti where lions roam to the incredible natural amphitheatre of the Ngorongoro Crater that plays host to the Big 5 and then some, Tanzania is one of Africa's top safari destinations and with the tropical paradise of the Zanzibar archipelago off the coast it's also a top choice for a wildlife and beach holiday combination for sun, sea and safari.

Highlights of our Tanzania safaris

Tanzania offers everything you could possibly ask of a safari destination - remarkable national parks, abundant wildlife, pristine beaches, towering mountains and ancient cultures. Here are the highlights you can look forward to on one of our safari trips.

Serengeti National Park

Serengeti | Tanzania | Africa

Travel across the vast grassy plains of the famed Serengeti on a game drive in search of the Big 5 and to witness the various cycles of East Africa's Great Wildebeest Migration.

Ngorongoro Crater

Head into the ancient volcanic caldera of the Ngorongoro Crater, home to an unparalleled concentration of wildlife including one of the densest populations of Masai lion.

Lake Manyara National Park

Lake Manyara NP | Tanzania | Africa

Admire what Ernest Hemingway described as the ‘loveliest lake in Africa’ with a game drive around the shallow, alkaline waters of Lake Manyara where candy-coloured flamingos congregate.

Mount Kilimanjaro

Mount Kilimanjaro | Tanzania | Africa

Take on the challenge of Mount Kilimanjaro, standing at a height of 5,896-metres and the highest mountain in Africa, comprised of three volcanic cones with various hiking routes.

Booking your Tanzania tour from Australia

To book your tour to Tanzania, please call us on +44-20-7371-1113, email us at info@onthegotours.com or book online. Alternatively, we work with a number of travel agents, so you can book through your travel agent if you prefer. Recent travel agents that booked a trip to Tanzania with us:

Browns Plains Flight Centre

Kiosk 124, Grand Plaza, 27-49 Browns Plains Rd, Browns Plains, QLD, Brisbane, Australia
07 3809 3689
Best of Kenya & Tanzania - 11 days

Coolum Flight Centre

Shop 12 , Coolum Park Shopping Centre, South Coolum Road, Coolum , QLD, Brisbane, Australia
07 5471 7505
Wildlife, Falls and Beaches - 27 days

Southgate Plaza Flight Centre

Shop 13 Southgate Plaza Shopping Centre , Sherrifs Road , Morphett Vale , SA, Adelaide, Australia
(08) 8186 5066
Kenya & Tanzania Trails - 13 days

Northlakes Flight Centre

Shop 1010, Westfield Shopping Centre, 101 Northlakes Dr, Mango Hill, QLD, Brisbane, Australia
07 3480 5900
Great African Expedition - 57 days