Sound of Silence in Serengeti welcomes you to the epitome of luxury and adventure in the heart of the Serengeti National Park. We are an affordable, high-end safari lodge that promises an extraordinary experience like no other. Our mission is simple: to keep our guests connected, day and night, with the captivating beauty and raw power of the Serengeti.
At Sound of Silence, we offer a private and intimate affair between you and the majestic Serengeti. Nestled just a 40-minute drive away from the Seronera (SEU) airstrip, our camp is strategically located to provide easy access to the abundant wildlife and breathtaking landscapes of the Serengeti National Park.
One of the highlights of staying at our camp is the opportunity to witness the herds of antelope and zebras seeking refuge within the camp’s vicinity during the night. It’s an awe-inspiring sight to behold, allowing you to immerse yourself in the untamed beauty of the Serengeti.
Luxurious Accommodation: Your Serene Retreat
Indulge in the comfort and elegance of our super-sized, 50m2 raised platform en-suite tents. Each tent is thoughtfully designed to offer utmost comfort and convenience, ensuring that your stay is nothing short of extraordinary.
Your tent features a luxurious king-size bed with fine linens, providing you with the perfect sanctuary for rest and rejuvenation. A designated relaxation area awaits, where you can unwind, read, write, or simply take a peaceful nap before embarking on an evening game drive.
We understand the importance of convenience, which is why we provide high-pressure hot and cold water on demand for indulgent showers. Fans are also installed to keep the warm daytime air circulating, while ample ventilation ensures a refreshing atmosphere throughout your stay. Imagine waking up to breathtaking views of wildlife right from your bed or enjoying the serenity of the Serengeti from your private deck.
Sound of Silence is ideally located just 70 meters from the Serengeti National Park, offering guests unparalleled access to the wonders of this iconic destination. Situated in Banagi, our camp provides a tranquil retreat amidst the breathtaking landscapes of Tanzania.
For those curious about nearby attractions, Banagi is just 11 kilometers away from the lodge, while Ruhogo is approximately 14 kilometers. Seronera Airport serves as the nearest airport to Sound of Silence, conveniently located 116 kilometers from our camp.
The proximity to the Serengeti National Park allows our guests to embark on unforgettable wildlife encounters and experience the captivating beauty of the Serengeti. Whether you yearn to witness the great migration, observe the majestic predators in action, or simply immerse yourself in the awe-inspiring landscapes, our location provides an ideal starting point for your Serengeti adventure.
With its prime position near the park, Sound of Silence ensures that you can make the most of your time exploring this extraordinary ecosystem. Step outside the camp and find yourself surrounded by the sights, sounds, and enchantment of the Serengeti, creating memories that will last a lifetime.
When it comes to accessing Sound of Silence, both air and road options are available. For those arriving by air, Keekorok Airport is the most convenient gateway. Alternatively, if you prefer a scenic road journey, we offer easy parking facilities for self-drive guests and guides, allowing you to soak in the beauty of the Tanzanian landscapes on your way to our camp.
The location of Sound of Silence sets the stage for an unforgettable safari experience. From the moment you arrive, you’ll be immersed in the untamed beauty of the Serengeti, surrounded by the sights and sounds of nature at its most raw and captivating.
Immerse yourself in the magic of the Serengeti at Sound of Silence, where adventure and serenity converge in perfect harmony.
Unparalleled Comfort and Amenities
At Sound of Silence, your comfort is our top priority. That’s why we offer a range of amenities to enhance your stay:
- Free high-speed Wi-Fi: Stay connected with the outside world while immersing yourself in the wonders of nature.
- King bed with mosquito nets: Enjoy a restful sleep without worrying about any unwanted visitors.
- Daily housekeeping and full turn-down service: Our dedicated staff ensures that your tent is kept pristine throughout your stay.
- Cupboards, desk, and chair: Ample storage space and a dedicated workspace for your convenience.
- Easy chairs and private deck: Relax and take in the breathtaking views of the Serengeti.
- Bottled water: Stay hydrated during your adventures.
- Bathroom amenities and double vanities: Experience luxury with our carefully selected bathroom essentials.
- Ample electrical charging points: Keep your devices powered up to capture and share your unforgettable moments.
- Easy parking for self-drive guests and guides: Hassle-free parking facilities for your convenience.
- Airport transfers: Seamless transportation to and from the camp, ensuring a stress-free journey.
Dining at Sound of Silence
Prepare your taste buds for an extraordinary culinary journey at Sound of Silence. We pride ourselves on being the only tented camp in the Serengeti to offer an à la carte menu, catering to a wide range of dietary requirements. We understand that each guest is unique, and we strive to accommodate your preferences with our exceptional dining offerings.
Our talented chefs source fresh ingredients daily, ensuring that each meal is prepared with the utmost care and attention. Modern food handling techniques are employed to guarantee the highest quality and flavors for our esteemed guests. From a delectable full buffet breakfast with hot items made to order, to scrumptious safari lunch boxes for those embarking on full-day adventures, we ensure that every culinary experience is a delight for the senses.
As the sun sets over the Serengeti, our carefully paced dinner allows you to savor the flavors while immersing yourself in the symphony of sounds and sights that envelop our camp. Throughout the day, coffee, tea, and refreshments are available, accompanied by our easy snack menu.
Activities and Wildlife Encounters
At Sound of Silence, adventure awaits at every turn. Embark on exhilarating game drives and witness the diverse wildlife that calls the Serengeti home. Our experienced guides will accompany you on unforgettable safaris, sharing their extensive knowledge of the flora and fauna that surround you.
Explore the vast plains of the Serengeti, where lions, elephants, giraffes, and zebras roam freely. Capture stunning photographs and create lasting memories as you immerse yourself in nature’s grandeur. Engage in birdwatching and marvel at the vibrant plumage and melodious songs of the avian species that inhabit this unique ecosystem.
For those seeking a deeper connection with the local culture, our Maasai night watch will regale you with captivating stories from his village. Learn about their traditional methods of warding off predators and other wild animals, including the fascinating technique of escaping an elephant by strategically dropping clothing to divert their attention.
Frequently Asked Questions
Here are the frequently asked questions about Serengeti Sound of Silence:
Q: How far is Sound of Silence from the Serengeti National Park?
A: Sound of Silence is situated just 70 meters from the Serengeti National Park, ensuring easy access to the park’s wonders.
Q: What are the nearest airports to Sound of Silence?
A: The nearest airport to our camp is Seronera Airport, approximately 26 kilometers away.
Q: How can I reach Sound of Silence if I’m arriving by air?
A: If you’re arriving by air, the Seronera (SEU) airstrip is the closest option. It is located just a 40-minute drive from Sound of Silence. Our dedicated team can arrange airport transfers to ensure a seamless transition from the airstrip to the camp.
Q: What if I prefer to travel by road?
A: If you prefer a scenic road journey, Sound of Silence offers easy parking facilities for self-drive guests and guides. You can enjoy the beautiful landscapes of Tanzania as you make your way to the camp.
Q: Is Wi-Fi available at Sound of Silence?
A: Yes, we provide free high-speed Wi-Fi to all our guests. You can stay connected with the outside world while immersing yourself in the wonders of the Serengeti.
Q: What amenities are available in the tents?
A: Our tents are designed to provide utmost comfort and convenience. Each tent features a king-size bed with mosquito nets, daily housekeeping, and a full turn-down service. There are ample charging points for your devices, cupboards for storage, a desk and chair, easy chairs for relaxation, and a private deck where you can enjoy the breathtaking views.
Q: Are dietary requirements catered for at Sound of Silence?
A: Absolutely! Sound of Silence is proud to offer an à la carte menu that caters to various dietary requirements. We strive to accommodate our guests’ preferences, and our chefs source fresh ingredients daily to ensure exceptional dining experiences.
Q: What activities are available at Sound of Silence?
A: Sound of Silence offers a range of activities for guests to enjoy. You can embark on exhilarating game drives with our experienced guides, explore the Serengeti’s diverse wildlife, engage in birdwatching, and immerse yourself in the local Maasai culture through storytelling and learning traditional techniques.
Q: Can you provide more information about the accommodation at Sound of Silence?
A: Certainly! Our 50m2 tents are designed for comfort and luxury. They feature king-size beds with fine linens, hot and cold water on tap, 24-hour electricity from our solar plant, and permanent Wi-Fi. The tents provide a serene retreat where you can unwind and relax after a day of exploration in the Serengeti.
Q: How is the dining experience at Sound of Silence?
A: Dining at Sound of Silence is a culinary delight. We are the only tented camp in the Serengeti that offers an à la carte menu, ensuring that each guest’s dietary requirements are catered to. Our chefs use the freshest ingredients and employ modern food handling techniques to deliver exceptional quality and flavors. From a full buffet breakfast to delectable safari lunch boxes and a carefully paced dinner, every meal is a sensory experience.
These are some of the frequently asked questions about Sound of Silence. If you have any further inquiries, feel free to reach out to us.
Getting There: Air and Road Options
For those arriving by air, the Seronera (SEU) airstrip is a convenient option, located just a 40-minute drive from Sound of Silence. Our dedicated team can arrange airport transfers to ensure a seamless transition from the airstrip to the camp.
If you prefer a scenic road journey, our camp offers easy parking facilities for self-drive guests and guides. Immerse yourself in the breathtaking landscapes of Tanzania as you make your way to Sound of Silence.