We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The Tripadvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Penwell African Safaris

Features Animals
Arusha, Tanzania
More
About Penwell African Safaris
A travel advisor that specializes in providing customized African travel experiences that operates in pristine wildlife areas of Africa to create a profound and memorable adventures to our clients.
Read more
Travelers talk about
Tours and Tickets by Penwell African Safaris
Overview
If your appetite for safari hungers for custom, personalized experiences, then look no further! This all-inclusive, 10-day safari luxury package includes a blend of wildlife, culture, relaxation and adventure throughout the picturesque countries of Rwanda & Tanzania. Our professional, English-speaking safari guides and 5-star staff prioritize your comfort and happiness every step of the way, leaving your biggest worry to be what you'll be having for dessert!

Included in the cost of this trip, but not limited to:
- Local Drinks (Wine, beer, spirits, soft drinks, bottled water, tea, coffee &juices; unless otherwise specified)
- Airport transfers
- Park entrance fees
- Camping fees
- Chimp & Gorilla permits
- Domestic internal flights
- Flight from Kigali to Rubondo
- Laundry (unless otherwise specified)

Other Included Activities:
- Boating
- Walking safari
- Game drives
- Chimpanzee trek
- Gorilla trek
2Reviews0Q&A
Traveler rating
  • 2
  • 0
  • 0
  • 0
  • 0
Traveler type
Time of year
Language
Selected filters
  • Filter
  • English
Popular mentions
sljb wrote a review Jan 2020
1 contribution1 helpful vote
The trip itinerary that Penwell Safaris put together for me was the perfect balance of cultural and environmental explorations. Each camp I stayed in, from the Ngorongoro Crater to Central and Southern Serengeti, to the island of Rubondo, had a team of knowledgeable and friendly staff who celebrated the natural beauty of their surroundings. Their love and respect for their country inspired me to take in every moment with complete awe and appreciation for the diverse, intelligent ecosystems and majestic wildlife that thrived in the Bowl of Plenty and endless plains of the bush. Driving through thousands of wildebeests and zebras while they fed on grass and instinctively migrated through the great Serengeti was an overwhelming sight to behold with muffled sounds of hoofs and grunts, yet deeply peaceful at the same time. It sometimes took my breath away. Even the industrious dung beetles rolling their dung balls were as exciting to observe as the the big five and scavenging hyenas. But the strikingly beautiful faces and welcoming attitude of the Tanzanian people were the icing on the cake. Pure joy and a sense of belonging came through every “Mambo” greeting they shared with each other and with us as we wandered through their vast, abundant land. My trip was a life-affirming adventure that I would recommend to anyone. And I plan to go back for more!
Read more
Date of experience: December 2019
1 Helpful vote
Helpful
Share
LisaLeslie06 wrote a review Oct 2019
1 contribution
I met Kathy back in the late 1980s. One day 5 friends began talking about taking a trip together and Kathy mentioned Africa. How could anyone say “no” to tagging along with Kathy, since she was/is a world traveler and traveled to Africa tons of times. Kathy said she loved planning the trip and managed it all, from phone calls and tons of emails. She asked us if we wanted to rough it, go glamping or a bit of both. She arranged the entire trip and Oh Em Gee, WOW!! That was THE trip of a lifetime! We traveled to Arusha, where we met up with THE BEST safari guide (father, brother & uncle) there is, Jadim George Luangila. This was an amazing trip filled with wonderful people, 100% white glove customer care, the most beautiful animal kingdom you will ever witness, along with the most gorgeous night skies. When you get that desire to travel to Africa, it’s a MUST you call Kathy Harvey!!
Read more
Review collected in partnership with this attraction
Date of experience: December 2018
Helpful
Share
Write a review
What was your experience like?
Write a review
Share your best travel photo
Let the world see your experience through your eyes.
Post a photo
Get quick answers
Ask fellow travelers and attraction managers your top questions.
Ask a question