This traditional tented camp is undoubtedly the finest alternative to explore wild animals during your safari in Tanzania. You’ll find nothing to match up against being in a deluxe camp in a stunning setting with the breathtaking sights & sounds of the surrounding Mother Nature. You could wish to come to Tanzania and marvel at the wonderful wildlife plus the stunning African scenery while being near to the flow of nature, plus, this deluxe tented camp offers the ideal way to do so!

Mapito Tented Camp offers its guests the most legitimate Africa experience because of its colonial, ancient day’s hunter’s camp atmosphere. Resting comfortably in a clearing encompassed by Acacia trees are the 13 large walk-in tents that offers an intimate ambiance for just Forty guests while combining them with the facilities of a large lodge, as each of the tents is supplied with flowing water, mosquito netting showers with hot & cold water, electric lights and flush toilets, .

Personal interest and caution is of high significance throughout Tanzania. The warm and friendly staff go will work to their best to make sure that the guests have a comfortable satisfying and unforgettable stay here.  All things are done at the guests’ leisure. You choose how you wish to spend your entire day at this camp and decide when to leave for the thrilling game drives within Serengeti. During your stay you’ll be rewarded with views of various resident wild animals.

So as to safeguard its wonderful environment this camp operates fully on solar energy as the source of lighting and heating the hot water supplied in the shower. There is a backup generator only used to supply electricity during the rainy days.

The camp works intently with the close by local communities and supports a number of village development projects such as offering employment, school projects as well as wildlife management.

Closeness to Nature

Mapito Tented Camp is situated at Ikoma, just past the true boundaries of the renowned Serengeti National Park in the heart of the Serengeti Eco System. Mapito a local Swahili word is translated as ‘the track of animals’, and the locals stay away from this area since there are often numerous wild animals here.

become comfortable in your private luxury tent with the background sound of a  laughing Hyena or a roaring Lion or even witness the spectacular annual Migration of Wildebeests and Zebras  matching past the camp on the journey northwards each year between the month of June and August and later on its return journey to the southwards between November and January.

Its central position makes it the ideal base to explore the different parts of Serengeti  within the shortest time possible and, since it is immediate outside the boundaries of the park, guests can Enjoy  Bush Walks, cultural experiences, Night Game Drives as well as Balloon Safaris among other adventure highlights arranged by this camp.

How to get there

(Fly-in) Safaris from Arusha, Zanzibar and Dar es Salaam, fly-in safaris are available and also you can reach this place while on your customized Safari in Tanzania’s northern circuit (including Serengeti, Tarangire, Ngorongoro Crater and Lake Manyara), while being accommodated at  Mapito Tented Camp