Back
Serengeti Migration Safari

Picture it: Thousands upon thousands of hooves stampeding across the streams and grasslands of the Serengeti in search of grazing grounds. Now imagine yourself live and on the scene as one of natures greatest events unfolds right before your eyes. This unforgettable nine-day Serengeti safari makes it a reality, bringing you to the majestic Ngorongoro Crater, Serengeti National Park, and beyond to track the Big Five. Youll also get an insiders glimpse of life on the plains from the residents of a remote Maasai village. The migration itself can be unpredictable, but heres one thing you can bank on: Youll come home a different person than when you left.

  • Duration: 9 Days
  • Guaranteed Departure: Yes
  • For lovers of:
  • Physical rating: Light
  • Accommodation standard:   Not Rated%
  • Traveller Tour Rating: 0%  
  • Your Guide: English speaking
  • Supplier Tour ID/Link Tour Code: DTAM/165791
  • Starts: Arusha, Tanzania
  • Finishes: Northern Serengeti, Tanzania
You will Visit
  • Arusha

Itinerary

01

Day 1: Arusha

Arrive at any time.
There are no planned activities until an evening welcome meeting.

02

Day 2: Arusha/Mto wa Mbu

Experience the Mto wa Mbu village with a guided cultural walk and traditional lunch with a local family. View wildlife on a wildlife safari drive in Lake Manyara NP.
Travel to Mto wa Mbu village and take part in a cultural walk to learn about village life in the area. Meet the women who run the village tours and enjoy a delicious home made traditional lunch.

Spend the afternoon viewing wildlife along the main road that winds through a lush cool forests of Lake Manyara National Park, overgrown with ficus trees and covered with bromeliads.

This area is truly stunning, as the western wall of the Rift Valley escarpment provides a gorgeous backdrop. Search for the phenomenal birdlife, tree-climbing lions, elephants, giraffes, and hippos.

03

Day 3: Mto wa Mbu/Ngorongoro

Visit an authentic Maasai village and the G Adventures-supported Clean Cookstove Project en route to the Ngorongoro Crater. Head out for an afternoon wildlife safari drive in Ngorongoro Crater.

04

Day 4: Ngorongoro/Serengeti National Park

Drive through the Ngorongoro Conservation Area and on to Serengeti National Park.
En route marvel at the sheer vastness of this territory, and spot the multitude of animal and birdlife while cruising through this acacia-accented savanna.

05

Day 5: Serengeti National Park

Rise early for a morning game drive, returning in time for lunch. Continue the search for the Big Five in the afternoon while taking in the vastness of the Serengeti plains.

06

Day 6: Serengeti National Park/Northern Serengeti

Continue north through the Serengeti towards the Mara River.
Drive north towards the remote northern Serengeti, enjoying the abundant wildlife along the way.

07

Day 7: Northern Serengeti

A full day on safari in the northern Serengeti.
Today we start our exploration in search of the wildebeest, zebra and gazelles that make up the phenomena known as the migration. During the months of July and August these massive herds travel north towards Kenya, in search of greener grass.

08

Day 8: Northern Serengeti

Another day to explore the northern Serengeti.

09

Day 9: Northern Serengeti/Arusha

Catch the morning flight out of Kogatende, returning to Arusha where the tour ends on arrival.
You can book a Day Room in Arusha and enjoy a relaxing afternoon before transferring to your international flight, or stay another night before heading off on the rest of your journey.

Inclusions:
    Activities
    • Mto wa Mbu guided village tour with traditional lunch
    • Lake Manyara wildlife safari drive
    • Maasai village visit and the G Adventures-supported Clean Cookstove project
    • Serengeti wildlife safari drives
    • Ngorongoro Crater wildlife safari drives
    • All transport between destinations and to/from included activities
    Accommodation
    • Simple hotels (1 nt), full-service camping (4 nts), comfortable tented camp (3 nts)
    • 8 breakfasts, 7 lunches, 7 dinners
    Transport
    • 7-seat 4x4 safari vehicle, plane
    Group Leader
    • Chief Experience Officer (CEO) throughout, certified driver/guide, camp crew
Why book with us?

Trusted by travellers since 1979

We guarantee to beat any price

Low deposits, Book now. Pay later.

24/7/365 Help on the road



Tour Highlights:
  • Enjoy wildlife safari drives in the Serengeti
  • Witness the great wildebeest migration
  • Savour traditional cuisine in a local village
  • Take in the views at Ngorongoro Crater
  • Meet local artisans on a village walk.