Bask in the abundance of animal species and birdlife in the Kruger National Park, with your accommodation lending a contemporary signature style to safari. Inspired by a botanical theme, the riverside lodge of Singita Faru Faru offers barefoot elegance in a laid-back rustic setting. Go hot air ballooning over the great Maasai tribal lands before returning to a sumptuous dinner.

This is all  before heading to the exclusive Singita Explore mobile camp. This unique style of tour takes you right into the depths of the African wild, as it ventures through 340,000 private acres of Tanzania’s majestic Serengeti, reinventing itself in new locations and allowing guests to overnight under canvas in the most outstanding corners of Africa’s premier wilderness area.

Then we head off to the the tropical paradise of the Seychelles, where you will fall into the lap of luxury in a Presidential Villa, explore the bountiful activities and soak up the tranquility.

Highlights

  • Hot Air Ballooning over the vast Serengeti wilderness.
  • Exploring the real African Wild and getting up close and personal with the predators and prey, all while enjoying the luxury of the Singita Mobile Explore Camp.
  • Getting in touch with your inner peace on the crisp, sandy shores of the Seychelles.

 

Full Day by Day Itinerary

Day 1

Faru Faru River Lodge, Grumeti Reserves

Faru Faru Lodge is built on a gently sloping hill above a beautiful waterhole and the Grumeti River. In the dry season, after the great herds have departed for greener pastures in the north, the Grumeti draws in large concentrations of resident wildlife. Elephant, Cape buffalo, giraffe, zebra, gazelle, impala and topi all seek life-sustaining water from the river. Because the animals gather here all through the year, Faru Faru offers a constantly changing and completely private wildlife spectacle.

Day 2

Faru Faru River Lodge, Grumeti Reserves

Full day game-viewing in the private Grumeti Reserves, which are an integral part of the Serengeti-Mara ecosystem. Activities range from guided walking safaris to Bush breakfasts & sun-downers.

Day 3

Faru Faru River Lodge, Grumeti Reserve

Morning departure by air with picnic lunch to the Maasai tribal lands, afternoon return to Faru Faru. Activities await including access to tennis courts (all-weather, at Sasakwa Lodge)  Running tracks and Yoga and gym facilities (at Sasakwa Lodge)

Day 4

Faru Faru River Lodge, Grumeti Reserve

Early morning Hot Air Balloon Safari.

Up, up and away… One of the most incredibly uplifting experiences is game-viewing from a hot air balloon, skimming the treetops and floating above the herds in the safe hands of an experienced safari balloonists.

Day 5

Singita Explore Mobile Camp, Grumeti Reserve

Embrace the value of exclusive, luxury accommodation with the promise of breathtaking, secluded destinations – outdone only, perhaps, by the sheer beauty of the wildlife. Singita Explore is a true adventure that connects adventurers to nature like no other safari experience. Without modern day distractions, Singita offers distilled tranquility in the heart of the African wild.

Accommodation: Singita Explore Camp

Day 6

Singita Explore Mobile Camp, Grumeti Reserve

Full day game-viewing in the private Grumeti Reserves, exploring the thousands of acres of untouched wilderness before heading back for relaxation at the luxury tented camp.

Accommodation: Singita Explore Camp

Day 7

North Island, Seychelles

Upon arrival at Seychelles International Airport, you will be met by a friendly Island Luxury representative and assisted through customs and immigration. A short transfer of roughly 5-10 minutes takes you to the helipad where your family will then board a helicopter for transfer from Mahé to North Island

Here you will enter your luxury accommodations of North Island. Each Presidential Villa is hugely spacious, giving guests enough room to spread out and enjoy a unique, private, island-style experience to the full. the magnificent design and is completely self-contained, raised over a metre off the ground to catch the cooling island breezes.

Accommodation: North Island

Day 8 – 12

North Island, Seychelles

Days at leisure to enjoy the array of activities and sights offered by North Island. Some included are sea kayaking, mountain biking, sunset cruises, guided walks and fully equipped gymnasiums.

Accommodation: North Island

Day 13

North Shore Island, Seychelles

Today you will be assisted with your helicopter transfer back to Mahe, to connect with your international departure flight home.

Destination:
Accommodation:

Included

  • 4x Nights at Faru Faru River Lodge, Serengeti
  • 2x Nights at Singita Explore mobile tented camp, Serengeti
  • 6x Nights at North Island in Presidential Villas, Seychelles

Serengeti –

  • Meet & Greet on arrival  at JRO
  • Charter flight from JRO to Serengeti return
  • Charter flights to the Masai tribal lands with picnic and return
  • Inter-camp transfers
  • Hot Air Ballooning
  • Game viewing activities from Faru Faru & Singita Explore
  • All meals & local beverages

North Island, Seychelles-

  • Airport Meet & Assist
  • 2 x Eurocopter helicopter transfers to/ from North Island and Mahé – subject to arrival and departure flight times
  • All meals
  • All alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverages (with the exception of premium wines and champagnes on the reserve list)
  • All scuba diving activities
  • All activities including; sea kayaking & mountain biking
  • The use of one “North Island Buggy” per villa for the duration of your stay
  • In-villa wireless internet connection and business center internet connection

Excluded

Serengeti –

  • International flights  & all related taxes
  • Visas
  • Travel / medical / baggage insurance
  • Gratuities
  • Telephone calls
  • All other items of a personal nature

North Island, Seychelles

  • Drinks on the reserve list, tobaccos and telephone calls
  • Full day deep sea fishing trips
  • All spa treatments
  • Boutique purchases