Chem Chem Tarangire

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Why we like it

  • Fantastic location for unforgettable walking safaris and bird watching
  • An elegant lodge yet sensitive to its surroundings
  • Day trips can be arranged to Tarangire, Manyara and Ngorongoro National Parks
  • Activities available are game drives, walking safaris or horseback safaris
  • Incredible views over Lake Manyara and the surrounding escarpment
  • Amani Spa offering a range of treatments using the all-holistic products of ILA

A&K Top Tip

Beautiful private picnics, sunset dinners and barbecues can be arranged on the shores of Lake Manyara or under a baobab tree for that true Out of Africa experience.

Guest Testimonial

I have found the performance overall of Abercrombie & Kent to be absolutely first-class. Your representative, Ben Harrison, has been outstanding in his service to make this trip tailored exactly to my specific and quite demanding needs. I would not hesitate to recommend your company to anybody else, is one of being superb and highly professional.

- FT, Cambridgeshire



The exclusive Chem Chem Tarangire lies within the migration corridor between the immense savannahs of Tarangire National Park and the bird-rich waters of Lake Manyara on its own 4000-hectare private land concession. This makes the lodge the perfect choice for exploring these two areas without having to unpack a suitcase.

Each of the eight luxurious tents offer an elegant bedroom, reading room, full bathroom, outdoor shower and wooden deck area, perfect for evenings by firelight. The discreet service is personalised and tailored to your requirements, whether it be a romantic dinner for two in the bush or a relaxing massage under the shade of a baobab tree.

The main area of the lodge has ample comfortable sofas and armchairs to relax in or exchange stories with other guests; there is also a main swimming pool with views out to the savannah.

Chem Chem offers an incredible experience, exploring its private concession on foot or on horseback accompanied by a safari guide. Other facilities within the camp include a dining room serving gourmet fusion cuisine, lounge, library, sundeck, swimming pool and an excellent spa.


Useful info

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Fly to

Kilimanjaro (for Northern Tanzania), Dar es Salaam via Nairobi (for Selous, Ruaha, Zanzibar)

Flying time

11 hours 30 minutes including transit stop

Time difference

GMT +3 hours

Visas

Required for UK passport holders

Health requirements

Yellow fever certificate required

Best time to travel

December - March, July - October

Weather

Due to Tanzania's proximity to the equator the climate is generally warm year round ranging between 25°C to 32°C, there are however regional variations. With two rain seasons, the long rains fall in April and May (into early June) and the short rains falls in October and November. The best times to travel are December, January, February or late June to early October.

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