Safaris are an ideal way to explore the wildlife and different animals that stay in their natural setting. These days, safaris have become quite interesting as well as comfortable as many new aspects have also been introduced that includes visits to some scenic places as well as the availability of comfortable individual tents. Visiting a safari with family can be a breathtaking experience if proper planning regarding choice, location and time is made properly. We take a look here at some of the best safaris of the world that can be quite satisfying for visit by a family.
A family with children can be highly delighted to visit this safari as there can be many types of activities in it. No one will feel bored on this safari and that is why it occupies the number one spot on this list. A family can get its own 4WD on this safari and discover the Serengeti while learning a lot about Tanzania. Visitors can also meet the Hadzabe Bushmen, see the 'big five' of Africa, enjoy tent stays under the stars and finally enjoy the white sands of Zanzibar. Comfortable accommodation is provided at Serian camp in Serengeti, Baraza Resort and Spa in Zanzibar and in Highland Lodge near Ngorongoro.
An Amakhala safari can be worth visiting by any family due to the many attractions that it especially has for children. In addition to getting a glimpse of the 'big five' in the natural setting of this wildlife paradise, children can also enjoy an entertainment room that is meant exclusively for them. There is also a special “Clubs on Safari” program that is meant for children in the age group of 3 to 12 years. The accommodation on this safari is provided in the Hlosi Game Lodge that can be quite comfortable with its log fires and pool.
A family can enjoy a perfect vacation on this safari. The accommodation is provided in a superb thatch and timber home that is there beside the Chonge River in Zambia. The area is situated in the Zambezi National Park and each house has a dedicated host and hostess, housekeeping team, chef and a guide so that one can easily have a nice stay over here. Popular canoe trips and walking safaris can also be expected here.
A family safari of the South African attractions can be quite breathtaking. The Kruger National Park can be seen on this tour where the ‘big five’ of Africa can be seen in all their glory. Some endangered species can also be seen here. A visit to the southernmost point of Africa can amuse children as encounters with penguins, monkeys and ostriches can well be expected. The southern right whale can also be seen on this safari.
A family safari in Tanzania can absolutely be delightful as the country is home to some of the best national parks in the world. Hire a guide, get a 4WD safari vehicle and hit the trail to see the best wildlife in an absolute real setting. One can visit Lake Manyara, Serengeti, Ngorongoro Crater and Tarangire which can be very interesting for children and kids. Accommodation on these tours can be expected in tented camps and different lodges.
Visiting an African safari with family can be the best in Kenya as all safaris started from this country itself! The best place to start the safari can be from Lewa where the ‘big five’ can be spotted first on the Laikipia Plateau and by spending a couple of nights at the Lewa Wilderness Camp. The Elephant Pepper Camp can also be seen here and finally, during the migration season, one can also meet the Maasai Mara tribesmen.
If variety is being searched for in a safari, Botswana can be an ideal destination for a family. A family can enjoy the palm grove in the country while staying near to the Makgadikgadi salt pans. This beautiful destination can be quite attractive for kids while parents can see some cool wildlife over here. After this stay, a family can enjoy the delta and desert safari in the Okavango Delta and the Belmond Eagle Island Camp.
All the safaris mentioned here can be awesome for visit by a family due to the amazing reception and scintillating wildlife that can be experienced at these places. That is also a reason why many families opt for them.