Chem Chem announces opening of their new private airstrip


Chem Chem Safaris is excited to announce their new airstrip is now available for private charters.

Easily connecting with other classic safari destinations such as the Serengeti, Lake Eyasi, and further afield, you can now design the perfect Tanzanian northern circuit with private air time.

The airstrip is a short 10-minute transfer from Chem Chem Lodge and only 40 minutes from Forest & Little Chem Chem. Being close means guests can make the most of their time exploring the wild (and sleep in on that day of departure).

Land at Chem Chem Lodge, be welcomed by a private guide and vehicle, and set off into the Tanzanian wild together.

Further details:

  • The airstrip is currently available for private charters only.
  • It can carry a maximum takeoff weight of 5700 kg.
  • Airstrip fees are payable directly to Chem Chem Safaris:
    • Fees are per movement (a combined landing & takeoff).
    • 1 - 4 passenger(s): US$ 60.
    • 5 - 12 passengers: US$ 100.
    • 12+ passengers: US$ 200.
    • Subject to change & 18% VAT.
  • Arrival and departure times to coincide with check-in/out times (please confirm when booking)
  • Operates from 15 minutes before sunrise until 15 minutes after sunset.
  • Maximum 3 movements per day (each movement is a combined landing & takeoff)

Email RESERVATIONS@CHEMCHEMSAFARI.COM to find out how to book.

Little Chem Chem

Bordering Little Chem Chem is an acacia forest within the typical landscape of the Tarangire National Park and its impressive Baobab trees. The camp overlooks the freshwater Lake Burunge with the Babati mountain range as a magnificent backdrop on the south-west. The north east faces the hills of Tarangire in the distance. Known as the sunrise camp, Little Chem Chem is home to early morning displays of glory. Set on the earth, the five vintage tents have a large bedroom with rocking chair and study desk, a vanity area with dressing room and an en suite bathroom with running hot water shower and flushing toilet. The atmosphere at Little Chem Chem is welcoming, elegant and oozing authenticity of a bygone era. The luxury of sharing ..