Go Back  PPRuNe Forums > PPRuNe Worldwide > African Aviation
Reload this Page >

Tanzania - fly-in safari lodges?

African Aviation Regional issues that affect the numerous pilots who work in this area of the world.

Tanzania - fly-in safari lodges?


Old 7th Oct 2013, 08:19
  #1 (permalink)  
Thread Starter
Join Date: Jun 2005
Location: Iraq and other places
Posts: 1,079
Tanzania - fly-in safari lodges?

We're looking for lodges in the Serengeti or Ngorogoro crater that have their own adjacent airstrip; i.e. somewhere we can safely leave a Cessna parked for a couple of nights and walk to the lodge! Can anyone offer suggestions?
Katamarino is offline  
Reply With Quote
Old 7th Oct 2013, 13:51
  #2 (permalink)  
Join Date: Aug 2013
Location: World Wide
Posts: 44

Coastal aviation or flying Kilimanjaro
LY-MML is offline  
Reply With Quote
Old 7th Oct 2013, 19:57
  #3 (permalink)  
Join Date: Apr 1999
Location: The land of chocolate and cuckoo clocks!
Posts: 136

As those are both Wildlife Game Reserves, I'd be careful of walking to or from the lodge!
Rat Catcher is offline  
Reply With Quote
Old 8th Oct 2013, 00:05
  #4 (permalink)  
Join Date: May 2010
Location: UK
Age: 73
Posts: 953
In the "good old days" when I was around the practice was to overfly just about any lodge and they would send a land rover to the strip to collect you.
Nowadays almost everyone has telephones so just pick where you want to go and call for PPR.
The Ancient Geek is offline  
Reply With Quote

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off

Thread Tools
Search this Thread

Contact Us Archive Advertising Cookie Policy Privacy Statement Terms of Service