Tukaone Serengeti Camp is an intimate safari camp tucked away in the heart of the awe-inspiring Great Serengeti offering an exceptional blend of luxury and wilderness. We invite you to embark on a journey of luxury, adventure, and unrivaled natural beauty in one of the world’s most renowned wildlife destinations.
Our camp is strategically located to provide you with breathtaking views of the Hembe Hills and the endless plains of the Serengeti. Immerse yourself in the captivating sights and sounds of this remarkable ecosystem, where millions of wild animals migrate year after year.
Designed with the utmost care, our camp harmoniously blends into its surroundings, ensuring minimal visual and environmental impact. We strive to provide all the necessary services and amenities to our esteemed guests while preserving the delicate balance of the Serengeti ecosystem.
When you choose to stay at Tukaone Serengeti Camp, you’ll find yourself immersed in an oasis of comfort and luxury, surrounded by the breathtaking beauty of the Savannah. Our camp features fifteen spacious tents, each offering the amenities of a hotel while providing an authentic safari experience.
Step into your tent and discover a haven of tranquility. You’ll find private flush toilets, invigorating hot and cold showers, and convenient wash basins within the confines of your own personal space. The spacious verandah in front of each tent is furnished with safari seats and a table, perfect for unwinding and observing the diverse array of animals and birds that populate the neighboring acacia trees.
We take pride in our commitment to sustainability. The camp’s electrical illumination is generated by solar power, ensuring the right amount of light after dark while minimizing our carbon footprint and reducing glare. This allows you to fully appreciate the mesmerizing beauty of the Serengeti’s vast open starry skies.
Additionally, we provide a power station where you can conveniently charge your cameras, phones, and other small electronic devices, ensuring you never miss capturing those unforgettable safari moments.
Tent Rooms: Comfort and Serenity
Each tent at Tukaone Serengeti Camp offers a tranquil oasis with two to three comfortable beds, complete with 6″ mattresses, pillows, blankets, and soft bed sheets. Rest peacefully and wake up refreshed, ready to embrace the adventures that await you.
At Tukaone Serengeti Camp, we believe that exquisite cuisine is an integral part of an unforgettable safari experience. Our talented camp chef is dedicated to spoiling you with a delightful array of flavors, catering to a variety of taste preferences. Indulge in three multi-course meals each day, including delectable breakfasts, sumptuous lunches, and memorable dinners.
For your convenience during game drives, we provide lunch boxes filled with delicious treats, allowing you to savor the flavors of the Serengeti while exploring its wonders. We understand that each guest has unique dietary requirements, and our team is more than happy to accommodate special requests, including vegetarian cuisine and special dietary meals. Simply inform us of your needs when making your reservation, and we’ll ensure your dining experience exceeds your expectations.
As the sun sets on another breathtaking day in the Serengeti, join us for a magical sundowner experience. Sip on refreshing cocktails, savor delectable food, and gather around a warm campfire, sharing stories and creating memories that will last a lifetime.
Facilities and Activities:
At Tukaone Serengeti Camp, we go above and beyond to provide you with a comprehensive range of facilities and activities, ensuring your safari experience is nothing short of extraordinary.
Our camp boasts a well-appointed dining area, serving breakfast, lunch, snacks, and dinner. Relax in the comfortable lounge and bar, where you can unwind with a refreshing beverage after a day filled with adventure. Visit our gift and souvenir shop to find unique treasures and mementos to commemorate your Serengeti journey.
Engage in friendly competition with your fellow travelers as you enjoy board games and cards. Immerse yourself in the knowledge and stories of the Serengeti through our guest library, offering a wide range of reading materials.
For those seeking connectivity, we provide complimentary Wi-Fi, allowing you to stay connected with loved ones and share your incredible experiences with the world. Our commitment to sustainability extends to our use of solar electricity throughout the camp, ensuring a harmonious coexistence with Serengeti’s natural environment.
- Dining serving breakfast, lunch, snacks and dinner
- Lounge & Bar
- Gift / Souvenir Shop
- Communal Camp Fire
- Board games & cards
- Guest library
- Solar Electrical lighting Power station with charging cables
- Private bathroom with hot and cold shower, and flush toilet
- Hand wash basin
- WIFI Bush
- Breakfast or Bush dinner is possible on request
Getting There: By Air and Road
To make your journey to Tukaone Serengeti Camp as seamless as possible, we offer convenient options for both air and road travel.
For those opting for air travel, our camp is easily accessible via various nearby airstrips. You can fly from major airports to these airstrips, and our dedicated staff will be there to welcome you upon your arrival. Experience the thrill of a short scenic flight, marveling at the vastness of the Serengeti from above before descending into this extraordinary wilderness.
If you prefer road travel, our knowledgeable team can assist in arranging comfortable and reliable ground transportation. Sit back and enjoy the mesmerizing landscapes as you make your way to Tukaone Serengeti Camp, knowing that an unforgettable adventure awaits.
Tukaone Serengeti Camp is strategically located in the heart of the magnificent Serengeti, offering a truly immersive experience in the lap of nature. Nestled amidst the sprawling plains and surrounded by the Hembe Hills, our camp provides an idyllic setting for an unforgettable safari adventure.
The Serengeti National Park, renowned for its abundant wildlife and stunning landscapes, is a UNESCO World Heritage Site and one of the most iconic safari destinations in the world. Our camp’s exceptional location allows guests to witness the awe-inspiring annual migration of wildebeest and other wildlife, a spectacle that has captivated nature enthusiasts for generations.
Frequently Asked Questions
- What is the best time to visit Tukaone Serengeti Camp?
The Serengeti offers a remarkable experience throughout the year. However, the best time to witness the great wildebeest migration is generally from late June to October. This is when millions of wildebeest, zebras, and other animals cross the Serengeti in search of fresh grazing lands. For a quieter and more intimate experience, the months of January to March are also fantastic, with fewer tourists and an abundance of wildlife.
- Is Tukaone Serengeti Camp suitable for families?
Absolutely! We welcome families and offer a range of activities and amenities to cater to their needs. Our spacious tents can accommodate families comfortably, and our friendly staff will ensure that both children and adults have an enriching and enjoyable safari experience.
- What wildlife can be seen in the Serengeti?
The Serengeti is home to a diverse array of wildlife, including the famous African Big Five (lion, elephant, buffalo, leopard, and rhinoceros). Additionally, you can spot cheetahs, giraffes, hyenas, wildebeest, zebras, hippos, crocodiles, and a plethora of bird species. Our experienced guides will take you on exhilarating game drives, increasing your chances of encountering these magnificent creatures up close.
- Are there any health and safety precautions to consider?
While the Serengeti is a relatively safe destination, it is essential to take necessary precautions. We recommend consulting with your healthcare provider regarding any required vaccinations before traveling. It is also advisable to carry mosquito repellent, sunscreen, and a basic first aid kit. Our camp adheres to strict hygiene and safety protocols, ensuring a secure and comfortable stay for all our guests.
- What activities are available at Tukaone Serengeti Camp?
We offer a wide range of activities to make your stay unforgettable. Embark on exhilarating game drives led by our experienced guides, who possess an in-depth knowledge of the area and its wildlife. Take part in guided nature walks to discover the smaller wonders of the Serengeti, or opt for a hot air balloon safari for a unique perspective from above. Cultural visits to local Maasai villages can also be arranged, providing a glimpse into their fascinating way of life.
- What is the weather like in the Serengeti?
The Serengeti experiences distinct dry and wet seasons. The dry season, from June to October, offers pleasant temperatures and clear skies, making it an ideal time for game viewing. The wet season, from November to May, brings lush green landscapes and the birth of new wildlife, but occasional rainfall should be expected. Packing lightweight clothing, a waterproof jacket, and sturdy walking shoes will ensure your comfort during your safari adventure.