AUGUST 27-30, 2017 / ARUSHA, TANZANIA

Pre-conference tours

Stampede with the wildebeest across the Serengeti plains and witness Africa's natural landscapes brimming with wildlife. See the famous Ngorongoro Crater and visit local Maasai practicing century old traditions of herding livestock alongside the Great Migration. Scale the great Mount Meru or visit the vibrant city of Nairobi to witness first-hand the great strides in social change.

Whether you're in Africa for the first time or a seasoned safari traveler, you'll find the adventure for you. Each of these tours has been curated as an opportunity to explore this diverse continent and connect over a shared experience with fellow TEDsters.

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Highlights of Tanzania - Ngorongoro + The Serengeti

August 20-26

Duration: 7 days | 6 Nights

Price: US $5,500 per person, double occupancy

Group size minimum: 10

Visit the famous Ngorongoro Crater and witness the great migration in the Serengeti plains with this highlights of Tanzania tour.

Kenya: The Great Migration

August 21-26

Duration: 6 days | 5 Nights

Price: US $4,495 per person, double occupancy

Group size minimum: 10

Witness the natural wonder of Kenya's famed Maasai Mara, host to one of the best known animal kingdom spectacles on earth, the annual Great Migration.

Game reserves: Tarangire, Ngorongoro + Lake Manyara

August 21-26

Duration: 6 days | 5 Nights

Price: US $3,700 per person, double occupancy

Group size minimum: 10

Discover three of Tanzania's most unique National Parks and Game Reserves. Experience Tarangire National Park, famous for its thundering elephant herds; the famed Ngorongoro Crater, which boasts 25,000 large mammals; and Lake Manyara National Park, known for its tree-climbing lions, flamingos and the soda-ash lake in the center.

Mount Meru Experience

August 21-26

Duration: 6 days | 5 Nights

Price: US $2,575 per person, double occupancy

Group size minimum: 6-15

Mount Meru, the second highest mountain of Tanzania (fifth highest in Africa) is located in the heart of Arusha National Park. With an altitude of 4566m (15,000ft) it is more accessible and less touristic than Mount Kilimanjaro and can be climbed in just three days.

Nairobi NGO tours

August 25-27

Duration: 3 days | 2 Nights

Price: TBD

Group size minimum: 10

Experience the progressive efforts of amazing NGOs that contribute to the future of Africa. Venture to Nairobi to explore initiatives that accelerate social innovation, entrepreneurial support and increased accessibility to technology in health care, education and communication infrastructure. Single day tours of NGOs in Arusha will also be offered Sunday, August 27. See how the work of these pioneering groups translates to real change. Details to be confirmed.

Custom tours

Would you like to design your own custom tours? Our travel partner will be happy to help TEDGlobal attendees build their perfect safari experience. Learn more about custom tours

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