Wildebeest Migration Safari 9 Days

trip overview

From end of December to end of September each year, is the best time to get to see the great migration animals grazing from Ndutu to western Serengeti to the Northern! After the first heavy storms the plains are instantly transformed and the migrant wildebeest, zebra and Thomson’s gazelle come feast on the lush green pastures and give birth to feast on the lush green pastures and give birth to their young. Other variety of animals including – lions, cheetah, hartebeest, dik-dik can been seen. A fantastic opportunity to arrange a tour to Tanzania visiting the famous National park in Northern Tanzania at affordable prices. Inclusive of visiting the unique Ngorongoro crater known as Africa’s Eden and Serengeti National park is famous of big cat and Predators, the park which contain the largest concentration of wildlife in the world. Lake Manyara National Park which lies on the floor of Great Rift Valley famous for Its tree climbing Lion, and combine Tarangire National Park… for those have short time will be the best short safari for their life time All of our safaris are using well maintained and extended Toyota Land Cruisers with roof hatches for unobstructed and up-close game-viewing. Our safaris include all park fees, an English speaking driver/guide, meals and lodge accommodations.
Wildebeest migration in Serengeti national park
Great-wildebeest-Migration
Wildebeest are also called gnu across the river in animal migration

Quick Facts:
8 - Days Safari

Kilimanjaro international airport

Day 1

arrival in Arusha
AWe will arrange a private transfer from Kilimanjaro International Airport (JRO).To Arusha at Moivaro Lodge, where the rest of the day is at leisure. We stay at Moivaro Lodge, which is beautifully located on the coffee farms and is a perfect place to prepare for your adventure. We will gather in the hotel for a pre-safari briefing and an equipment check. We will also confirm you have the appropriate mandatory medical coverage and travel insurance. Dinner and overnight at Moivaro Lodge: Half board

The rift valley and the archaeological Evidence of the first humans

Day 2

Arusha to Lake Manyara National Park After your breakfast, start your safari by driving to lush and beautiful Manyara National Park for game viewing. At 1300 hrs takes your lunch in the park picnic area. Dinner and overnight at Serena Hotel: Full board.​

Elephants and his children cross the rivers for look for water and grass

Day 3

Lake Manyara to Serengeti National Park Morning breakfast at Like Manyara Serena Hotel.
Game drive enroute to the great Serengeti Plains via Ngorongoro Conservation Area. After a picnic lunch proceed with your game drive in the central Serengeti national park around Seronera or trace the direction of the migration. Dinner and overnight atSerengeti Simba Lodge: Full board.

Wildbeest when their cross the river in Serengeti national park

Day 4

A full day game drive in Serengeti National Park Depending on the time of the year and the migration of the herds you can expect to see wildebeest, lions, elephants, giraffe, zebras, Monkey, baboons, hippos, rhinos, antelopes as well as a multitude of birds. Dinner and overnight atSerengeti Simba Lodge: Full board.​

Visitors watching animals eat grass at Southern serengeti national park

Day 5

another full day game drive in the South of Serengeti National Park After breakfast we will take the packed lunch with us and proceed with the game drive in the Serengeti National Park. The migration can be seen on a long chain approximately 40 Km heading to the south western direction. Around 1230 and 1300 break for your lunch. After having our lunch we will proceed with our game viewing following the move of the migrants on the southwest of the park. Approximately 1.3 million wildebeest, 250,000 gazelles and 200,000 Zebras have been recorded sharing the short grass. Dinner and overnight atSerengeti Dunia Tented Lodge: Full board.​

Elephant at Mountain ngorongoro

Day 6

Serengeti to Ngorongoro Crater An early morning game drive in the Serengeti followed by picnic lunch on the way to Ngorongoro crater. We will stop at Olduvai Gorge, the site of Louis and Mary Leakey’s renowned archaeological discoveries. Their findings include some of man’s earliest known ancestral remains. Dinner and overnight atNgorongoro Serena Lodge: Full board.​

Elephant and his children near like manyara

Day 7

Ngorongoro Crater Today we will descend 2000 feet (over 600 meters) to the floor of the Ngorongoro Crater for your crater tour. Here you we will explore the forest areas inhabited by monkeys and elephants, the lake area, where we may see flamingos. We will also visit the open savannah where the lions hunt. Picnic lunch will be served in the crater. Dinner and overnight atNgorongoro Gibb’s Farm Lodge: Full board.​

Shamwari private game reserve in eastern cape

Day 8

Ngorongoro Crater to Kia Lodge This lovely lodge is located near the airport and your accommodations will be in one of the 40 charming bungalows set among the gardens. The open air bar has a magnificent view of Mt. Kilimanjaro. Relax the remainder of the day by the pool, or soak in the view from your bungalow. A late dinner buffet for those flying in late is provided. Dinner and overnight at Kia Lodge: Full board.​

Day 9

Kia Lodge to the Airport We will arrange a private transfer to Kilimanjaro International Airport (JRO) after your safari.​

Include

  • Accommodation in Arusha as per itinerary;
  • All national park fees, crater fee, Safari vehicle 4 wheel drive (4×4) unlimited millage, professional English driver guide, all meals while on Safari from the first day to lunch on the last day (breakfast, Lunch & Dinners)
  •  *other accommodation on Safari provide Tanzania brand Wines & Beers, Drinking bottled water.

Exclude

  • Tipping
  • Alcohol & cigarettes
  • Items of a personal nature, Laundry & International flights and anything not mentioned above;

Flights

The closest airport to Tanzania; you might land into Nairobi Jomokenyata International Airport then connect to Kilimanjaro by Air or road where there is daily shuttles to Arusha