10 Days Serengeti Wildebeest Migration Safari

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10 Days Serengeti Wildebeest Migration Safari Features as Tanzania’s Top Safari with Great Migration and Luxury Lodging. 10 Days Serengeti Wildebeest Migration Safari is a display of natural wonders with over two million wildebeests, zebras, and antelope traveling over 450 miles across the plain to ensure their survival, unaware that there’s danger presented by the stalking lions and cheetahs among other predators of the wildlife. Witness huge crocodiles of the Mara River as they wait for the herbivorous to cross the swollen Mara river and enter into Masai Mara Game Reserve from Serengeti National Park.

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  • Vacation Style Holiday Type
      Africa Guided Safari Tours, Africa Wildlife Safari Tour
    • Activity Level Leisurely
      1/8
    • Group Size Medium Group
      20
    All about the 10 Days Serengeti Wildebeest Migration Safari.

    10 Days Serengeti Wildebeest Migration Safari

    10 Days Serengeti Wildebeest Migration Safari Features as Tanzania’s Top Safari with Great Migration and Luxury Lodging. 10 Days Serengeti Wildebeest Migration Safari is a display of natural wonders with over two million wildebeests, zebras, and antelope traveling over 450 miles across the plain to ensure their survival, unaware that there’s danger presented by the stalking lions and cheetahs among other predators of the wildlife. Witness huge crocodiles of the Mara River as they wait for the herbivorous to cross the swollen Mara river and enter into Masai Mara Game Reserve from Serengeti National Park.

    The Great Wildebeest migration is a well-documented spectacle that you have probably heard from one source or another, but it is difficult to comprehend just how breath-taking this display is without witnessing it first-hand. Simply put, the Wildebeest migration is one of the most stunning events that you could ever wish to see. On top of this it’s not just wildebeest that you will be watching, expect to see all the diverse wildlife that Africa has to offer whilst embarking on your Wildebeest Migration safari.

    Planning a safari trip to Tanzania on holiday, book the 10 Days Serengeti Wildebeest Migration Safari to enjoy watching numerous herds of hoofed wildlife animals transferring through the Serengeti-Masai Mara Ecosystem. The 10 Days Serengeti Wildebeest Migration Safari Tour takes you to various Wildlife Safari Destinations in Tanzania to experience the best Safari Adventure Tours while on holiday. This will take you to Lake Manyara National Park, Serengeti National Park, Ngorongoro Crater and here you will spot the wildebeest migration where millions of hoofed wildlife animals wander through the Serengeti Plains towards Masai Mara Game Reserve in Kenya.

    The wildebeest migration river crossing in August moves north, passing through the Lobo area (north of Central Serengeti National Park) and the Wagakuria area (remote northern Serengeti National Park along the Mara River) en-route to Kenya’s Masai Mara Game Reserve. Serengeti Wildebeests Migration is a display of natural wonders with over two million wildebeests, zebras, and antelope traveling over 450 miles across the plain to ensure their survival, unaware that there’s danger presented by the stalking lions and cheetahs among other predators of the wildlife. Witness huge crocodiles of the Mara River as they wait for the herbivorous to cross the swollen Mara river and enter into Masai Mara Game Reserve from Serengeti National Park. The wildebeest migration river crossing in August moves north, passing through the Lobo area (north of Central Serengeti National Park) and the Wagakuria area (remote northern Serengeti National Park along the Mara River) en-route to Kenya’s Masai Mara Game Reserve.

    The tour package inclusions and exclusions at a glance
    What is included in this tour?Items that are included in the cost of tour price.
    • Transport in a Custom made Land Cruiser
    • Start Arusha – end the tour in Kilimanjaro International Airport
    • Park fees/conservation fees.
    • Services of a professional English speaking guide
    • Game parks or national parks entry fees
    • Accommodations in Luxury Tented Camps
    • Three meals per day whilst on safari
    • Assorted drinks
    • All Airport Transfers
    • Professional Tour guide.
    • Use of a private safari Vehicle for the entire safari
    What is not included in this tour?Items that are not included in the cost of tour price.
    • All personal travel and baggage insurances
    • International and Domestic flights
    • All Airport Taxes and Visas
    • Medical and trip cancellation insurance
    • Yellow fever vaccinations
    • Items and services of a personal nature
    • Olduvai Gorge entrance fees
    • Canoeing safari
    • Any Optional activities such as village visit, balloon safaris, night game viewing, guided nature walks, e.t.c
    • Extras at the lodges or camps; tips and gratuities, portage, telephone, laundry etc
    • Drinks and beverages not in the Itinerary.
    • Tour driver-guide gratuities
    • Hotel accommodation in Nairobi after the safari – can be arranged on request
    • Any other extras not detailed in the above itinerary
    1. Day 1 Kilimanjaro Airport to Arusha

      Meet on arrival and transferred to Arusha for relaxation and overnight stay.

      • Accommodation: Arusha Kibo Palace Hotel
      • Meals included: N/A
    2. Day 2 Arusha to Tarangire National Park.

      Tarangire retains an air of undiscovered Africa. It is less visited than other northern Tanzanian parks and it is a haven for birds. 550 bird species, the world’s largest selection found in one habitat find their home in Tarangire. The stocking-thighed ostrich, the world’s largest bird, might greet you in its party dress of plumes!

      Tarangire baobab elephants Tanzania

      • Accommodation: EcoScience Camp
      • Meals included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
      • Optional: extra fees apply
    3. Day 3 Tarangire to Central Serengeti National Park.

      The lush plains of the Serengeti have made it an ideal home to wildlife for millions of years. This ancient ecosystem continues to thrive and wildebeests, zebras, gazelles and giraffes are often seen grazing in herds. This is one of the best places in the world to spot lions dozing in a shade. Also, leaping after a marked prey or gnawing off a share of their hunt. Depart Tarangire and drive to Central Serengeti via Ngorongoro Conservation Area.

      • kiota camp
      • Accommodation: Kati Kati Tented Camp
      • Meals included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
    4. Day 4 Central to Northern Serengeti.

      Early morning breakfast then depart for full day game drives at the northern Serengeti near the Tanzania and Kenya border.

      Wildebeest Migration – July to October:

      This is the long dry season and the wildebeest migration is moving north with the thundershowers. July, August and September are the months when wildebeest herds cross the crocodile-infested Mara River to reach the Masai Mara. And this provides for some amazing wildlife viewing.

      wildebeest migration Serengeti Mara River Tanzania safari

      Hundreds of thousands of wildebeest can congregate at crossing points, all crossing in a single continuous wave of beasts. And all this while tooth and claw are waiting around the sides to pick off the weak and the careless.

      • Accommodation: Chaka Camp – Serengeti North
      • Meals included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
    5. Day 5-6: Full day in Kogatende Area.

      Early morning breakfast and then depart for full day game drives in Kogatende with your expert guide.

      Tanzania safari wildebeest migration Serengeti July August September

      Many visitors only want to see the river crossings, but the true spectacle of the migration is more than 1,245,000 wildebeests, 200,000 Burchell’s zebras, 18,000 elands and 500,000 Thomson’s Gazelles filling the entire stretch of landscape. The shifting columns of the herds as they traverse the valleys and the hills can only be watched in awe. There is nothing else like this on earth. Enjoy your night at Chaka Serengeti safari camp.

      • Accommodation: View the lodge Chaka Camp – Serengeti North
      • Meals included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
    6. Day 7: Northern to Central Serengeti.

      Return to Central Serengeti after spending a few days in the northern part of the park bordering the Maasai Mara. Kubu Kubu is a brand new tented lodge opening in June 2016. It is situated on a hill, offering panoramic views of the endless savannah plains of Serengeti. You can enjoy a cocktail by the swimming pool, or sip a glass of wine in your private verandah. It’s the perfect place to relax after a day’s activities in the bush.

      • Accommodation: View the lodge (Kubu Kubu Tented Lodge)
      • Meals included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
    7. Day 8: Central Serengeti to Ngorongoro Crater Rim.

      Enjoy game viewing in central Serengeti before heading Ngorongoro Crater rim for dinner and overnight.

      The world-famous Ngorongoro Crater is at the eastern edge of the Serengeti in northern Tanzania. Nearly three million years old. The ancient caldera of the once-volcanic Ngorongoro shelters one of the most beautiful wildlife havens on earth. Ringed with towering walls and sheltering forests, grasslands, fresh springs and a large soda lake.

      • Ngorongoro National Park
      • Accommodation: View the lodge Ngorongoro Serena Safari Lodge
      • Meals included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
    8. Day 9: Ngorongoro Crater to Arusha.

      Descend into the Ngorongoro caldera very early in the morning to view the wildlife on the crater floor. The Ngorongoro Crater is often called “Africa’s Eden” and the “8th Natural Wonder of the World”.

      Tanzania safari wildebeest migration Serengeti lion

      A massive extinct volcano, the sheet walls drop thousands of feet on the verdant floor below. Large herds of zebra, buffalo, antelope and wildebeest graze nearby while sleeping lions laze in the sun. At dawn, the endangered black rhino returns to the thick cover of the crater forests after grazing on dew-laden grass in the morning mist.

      • Leave the crater late afternoon and drive back to Arusha for relaxation and overnight.
      • Accommodation: View the lodge The African Tulip Hotel
      • Meals included: Breakfast, Lunch
    9. Day 10: Arusha to Kilimanjaro Airport.

      Enjoy your morning at leisure. Take an optional Arusha town tour to visit the Cultural Heritage gallery, curio shops and the Tanzanite Experience. Transfer to Kilimanjaro Airport for your departure flight.

      • Accommodation: N/A
      • Meals included: Breakfast
    Hotels, Tea Houses and Lodges

    Arusha Kibo Palace Hotel

    Located a 15-minute walk from Arusha city center, Kibo Palace Hotel features a landscaped garden with large outdoor pool, a restaurant and spa and wellness facilities. The spacious and elegantly furnished rooms are equipped with air conditioning, a mini-bar, a desk and satellite TV. The bathrooms have a shower and a bath. Free WiFi is available.

    Overlooking the pool and the garden, the restaurant offers à la carte and buffet dining with a selection of African and International cuisine. Cocktails, drinks and snacks can be enjoyed at the lounge bar or at the pool. For relaxation, the hotel has a fitness center, a sauna, a steam bath, sun beds and a massage parlor. Other facilities include a tour desk, a concierge, a gift shop and meeting and conference rooms. The Kilimanjaro International Airport is a 45-minute drive away and airport shuttles can be arranged.

    EcoScience Camp

    This is a small luxury boutique lodge near the National Park of Tarangire in Tanzania. On the same property there is a science center for universities. Tourists are welcome to join scientists for scientific talk. The Ecoscience Center and Luxury Lodge in Tarangire, Tanzania, combines two important objectives in one unique project. It offers exceptional research opportunities and excellent African holiday accommodation in pristine wilderness surroundings in the Tarangire Conservation Area, just outside the Tarangire National Park.

    Kati Kati Tented Camp

    Kati Kati is a mobile camp strategically situated in central Serengeti, ideal for exploring the extensive Serengeti plains. The camp offers comfortable accommodation together with the unique opportunity to enjoy a real safari experience on a camp. In its comfortable tents one will feel completely immersed in the surroundings and one can enjoy the rich animal life and vegetation of the area.

    The tour package inclusions and exclusions at a glance.
    Arusha Kibo Palace HotelArusha Kibo Palace Hotel
    Arusha Kibo Palace Hotel
    Arusha Kibo Palace Hotel
    Kati Kati Tented CampKati Kati Tented Camp
    Kati Kati Tented Camp
    Kati Kati Tented Camp

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    Overall Rating
    5/5
    Jason Stratham
    Reviewed On 19/06/2016
    5/5

    This tour has everything one would expect from a paradise. We were really fortunate to be a part of awesome tour group operated by best tour travel company ever.

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