50th Anniversary Hatari Specials
In 1962 Hatari! - The Movie, Howard Hawks wildlife adventure movie had its cinema release. 50 years later you can have a safari to the original film sets in Tansania!
On the 21st of december 1962 the adventure movie starring John Wayne, Hardy Krüger and Elsa Martinelli as major actors had its premiere in Germany. The Hollywood – Visionary Howard Hawks was head of the team and as the director responsible for this elaborate production. The shootings in Tanzania started 1960 at such places like Mount Meru, Serengeti Nationalpark, Manyara Nationalpark, Tanganjika National Park, Arusha Nationalpark and Arusha City. Here the well known elephant walk was recorded.
We revive Hatari!
If you have watched the classical movie of Howard Hawks you may already know the ranch nearby Arusha National Park in Tanzania.,which was one of the important Hatari! - settings. Many of the scenes are still well known – views to Mt. Kilimanjaro and Mt. Meru and the nearby swamps. The Hatari! - team also filmed in the Arusha National Park, Serengeti National Park, Mt. Meru, Manyara National Park and Arusha City in order to release the most impressive adventure movie of Africa.
That's why we, The African Embassy Safaris in-house travel business of Hatari Lodge, like to invite you to an incredible safari to the historical movie settings with an uncomparable wildlife and landscape which couldn't be more beautiful.