&Beyond Serengeti Under Canvas

Follow the wildlife theater of the great migration in under-canvas luxury


Big Five and iconic wildlife encounters


Guided Great Migration Experience


Feast beneath a canvas of stars


Float above sweeping plains with a birds-eye view


Gaze up at constellations in a pristine night sky

Live Africa’s Great Adventure

Serengeti Under Canvas, Tanzania

Famed for its vast open grasslands and exceptional wildlife sightings, Tanzania’s magnificent Serengeti National Park boasts 35 species of plains-dwelling game, as well as prolific birdlife. Perhaps most significantly, it is also site of part of the famed Great Migration, an annual movement of wildebeest and other herbivores across the Greater Serengeti-Mara ecosystems, considered one of the greatest spectacles of the natural world.

The Serengeti Under Canvas camps attempt to anticipate the movements of the Great Migration, bringing guests as close as possible to the wildebeest action, as well as exploring magnificent resident game.

In the Serengeti National Park


The luxurious tented camps of &Beyond Serengeti Under Canvas move around the park year-round, attempting to anticipate the movements of the Great Migration and exploring the remote and beautiful corners of the Serengeti with excellent resident game.

Getting to Serengeti Under Canvas

There are scheduled flights into the Serengeti airstrip nearest to the current position of the camps (Seronera, Ndutu, Grumeti or Kogatende).
This is followed by a short drive to camp.


Nine Safari Tents per camp


One Family Tent per camp


Private butlers to take care of your every whim


All ages welcome, introduce children to the bush early


Fun, interactive activities to discover new experiences and cultures


Connect with the outside world with network throughout


Complimentary use for the duration of your safari


2022: From USD 845 per person per night


2022: From USD 2,960 per Family Tent per night

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Welcome to Serengeti Under Canvas

Experience a classic tented safari in soothing solitude and spectacular comfort, with only the canvas walls of your tent separating you from the wonders of the Serengeti.

Moving five times a year the camps attempt to anticipate the movements of the Great Migration, bringing guests as close as possible to the wildebeest action, as well as exploring magnificent resident game. With just nine tents nestled at each private campsite, enjoy the luxury of complete contentment and nights spent in the African bush.

Using only private campsites, these mobile camps are intimate and exclusive. The ultimate in luxury camping, enjoy a private butler service, chandeliers, silverware, crystal, ensuite flush WC, outdoor heated bucket style showers and comfortable beds with fluffy duvets. Custom made rugs and polished brass samovars add a touch of elegance and romance.

The guest areas include a dedicated sitting and dining tent, which provides deep sofas from which to contemplate the vastness and peace of the surrounding landscape. Relax under the dark velvet night sky and savour hearty cuisine served on sparkling crystal and silver that reflects the twinkling light of millions of shining stars. Cluster around a roaring campfire to share stories of the day’s magic and listen to the African night come alive.


As a mobile camp we tread lightly by design.
The camp operates a battery inverter system for approximately 50% of the time.
We have minimal water usage and have reduced plastic water bottles by sourcing purified water in glass bottles.

Why we love it

Access to the Migration

The Serengeti Under Canvas camp movement is carefully planned to anticipate the movements of the Great Migration, bringing you as close as possible to the wildebeest action. The campsites move five times a year to better enable our guests close access to this extraordinary phenomenon.

Completely disconnect

Experience the theatre and adventure of the African bush through the charm of camping combined with true comfort. Enjoy evening drinks around the camp fire, dine under the stars and fall asleep to lions roaring and the peace of the African bushveld, removed from the chaos of the world.

Ultimate wildlife action

The ultimate safari in the midst of the vast herds, with wildebeest often frequenting the camps. Get up close and personal with exceptional resident game year round, big cat sightings, rhino in the north, cheetah sightings in the south and massive elephant and buffalo herds roaming across the vast plains.

Photographic moments

Surrounded by diverse landscapes and wildlife action, Under Canvas brings with it a unique opportunity for photographers of all levels. Not only by day, but with limited light interference you can explore the vast night sky and its stunning constellations with your cameras too.

Going Beyond the Expected

Go ‘Beyond the Expected’ with a safari theatre experience. Led by our experienced guides, enjoy a morning bush cappuccino rendezvous and evening sundowner stop on your game drives, as well as a complimentary pair of Swarovski Optik binoculars, for your use during your stay with us.


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