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Great migration of Wildebeest during calving season southern Serengeti Tanzania

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Day 1: KILIMANJARO AIRPORT - ARUSHA

Stop At: Arusha, Arusha, Arusha Region
Upon arrival at Kilimanjaro Airport, you will be welcome with your safari guide holding a sign board with your names written on it. After all immigration formalities done he will transfer you to Arusha one and half hour drive from the Airport to Arusha, Dinner and Overnight at Mount Meru Hotel.
Duration: 1 hour

Meals included:
• Breakfast
Accommodation included: Overnight at Mount Meru Hotel

Day 2: ARUSHA - TARANGIRE NATIONAL PARK

Stop At: Tarangire National Park, Tarangire National Park, Arusha Region
After breakfast departure with picnic lunch boxes to Tarangire National Park. Two hours and half drive from Arusha. The name of the park originates from the Tarangire river that cross the park. The park located slightly off the main safari route. Tarangire National park is a lovely, quite park in northern Tanzania. It is famous for its highly population of Elephants and lots of Baobab trees. Established in 1970. Enjoy full day game viewing with different species of wild animals, Birds and botanical. Later evening drive to the camp Dinner and overnight at Maramboi Tented Camp.
Duration: 8 hours

Meals included:
• Breakfast
• Lunch
• Dinner
Accommodation included: Dinner and Overnight Maramboi Tented Camp

Day 3: TARANGIRE - SERENGETI NATIONAL PARK

Stop At: Serengeti National Park, Serengeti National Park
After breakfast departure with lunch boxes to Serengeti National Park. On this day you will go through Ngorongoro Conservation Area to get Serengeti. Visit Oldupai Gorge is option it cost ($36 per person) visit Maasai village is option. Enjoy en route game drive to the camp, Dinner and overnight at Kati Kati Camp (TWC) Southern Serengeti Ndutu area.


Duration: 7 hours

Meals included:
• Breakfast
• Lunch
• Dinner
Accommodation included: Dinner and Overnight Katikati Tented Camp

Day 4: SERENGETI NATIONAL PARK

Stop At: Serengeti National Park, Serengeti National Park
Super early morning game viewing departure with breakfast boxes. From December to March the short grass plains of the southern Serengeti around Ndutu and the Ngorongoro conservation are alive with migrant herds of Wildebeest, Zebras and gazelles. During the calving season of late January to March over 80% of the wildebeest give birth given the abundance water available over two million migratory animals made up of several species consisting mainly of sweeping grassland. There is also plenty of resident game though that do not follow the migration, this including Giraffe, Elephants, Hyena and antelope which tend to concentrate around the waterholes. All six cat species can be found in the area throughout the year Lions, Leopards, Cheetahs, Caracals, Servals and African wildcat. Afternoon return to the camp for lunch. Later evening you have second game viewing of the day enjoy the animals and sunset return to camp before dusk dinner and overnight at Kati Kati Camp (TWC).
Duration: 10 hours

Meals included:
• Breakfast
• Lunch
• Dinner
Accommodation included: Dinner and Overnight Serengeti Katikati Tented Camp

Day 5: NDUTU AREA

Stop At: Ngorongoro Conservation Area, Ngorongoro Conservation Area, Arusha Region
After breakfast departure for morning session of game viewing in the Ndutu area which is famed for its short grass plains which grow grass which is particularly rich in Nutrients and sustains the migratory whilst they have their babies. Afternoon return back to the camp for lunch and later you will have another game viewing later evening return the camp for dinner and overnight at Kati Kati (TWC).
Duration: 7 hours

Meals included:
• Breakfast
• Lunch
• Dinner
Accommodation included: Dinner and Overnight Serengeti Katikati Tented Camp

Day 6: NDUTU AREA

Stop At: Serengeti National Park, Serengeti National Park
After early breakfast departure with packed lunch boxes to Central Serengeti Park for full day game viewing. Serengeti National Park, in northern Tanzania is known for its massive annual migration of wildebeest and zebras. Seeking new pasture, the herds move north from their breeding grounds in grassy southern plains. Many cross the marshy western corridor’s crocodile infested Grumeti river. View Lions, Cheetahs and Leopards on the spectacular granite kopjes in the central Serengeti. The Serengeti is arguably Tanzania’s best park great herds of buffalo smaller group of elephants and giraffe and many other ungulates (hooved animals) enjoy the nature later return to the camp for dinner and overnight at Kati Kati Camp (TWC)
Duration: 10 hours

Meals included:
• Breakfast
• Lunch
• Dinner
Accommodation included: Dinner and Overnight Katikati Tented Camp

Day 7: SERENGETI - NGORONGORO

Stop At: Ngorongoro Crater, Ngorongoro Conservation Area Tanzania
After early breakfast departure with packed lunch boxes to Ngorongoro Crater floor for full day tour. Ngorongoro crater is the world’s largest unflooded and intact volcanic caldera with a famed reputation for Africa’s Garden of Eden. Ngorongoro crater, extinct volcanic caldera in the Eastern great rift valley northern Tanzania. Ngorongoro is thought to have formed about 2.5 million years ago from a large active volcano whose cone collapsed inward after a major eruption, leaving the present vast, unbroken caldera as its chief remnant. This place has something magical about it. At a glance one can see 6 to 8 species of wildlife living harmoniously right next to each other, Creating one of the most breathtaking images one could ever wish to experience. Its best place to the black rhinoceros, Lions, Hippos, Elephants, Zebras, resident Wildebeest, hyenas water birds and so much more. Dinner and Overnight Ngorongoro Farm House.
Duration: 5 hours

Meals included:
• Breakfast
• Lunch
• Dinner
Accommodation included: Dinner and Overnight Ngorongoro Farm House

Day 8: Lake Manyara National Park - Kilimanjaro Airport

Stop At: Lake Manyara National Park, Lake Manyara National Park, Arusha Region
After breakfast, departure with lunch boxes to Lake Manyara National Park for half day and last game drive this is one of smallest park in northern circuit of Tanzania. Later after lunch drive to Arusha have day use room and transfer to Kilimanjaro International Airport schedules flight back home.
Duration: 7 hours

Meals included:
• Breakfast
• Lunch
No accommodation included on this day.
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Important Information
Departure Point
East African Community Offices, Lodge Rd, Arusha, Tanzania

Traveler pickup is offered

Airports

  • Kilimanjaro Airport, Kilimanjaro National Park Tanzania
  • Arusha Airport, Arusha Tanzania
Departure Time
7:30 AM
Duration
8 days
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
Inclusions
  • 8x Breakfast
  • 6x Dinner
  • 7x Lunch
  • Accommodation included: 7 nights
  • Entry/Admission - Ngorongoro Crater
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Infants must sit on laps
  • Not recommended for travelers with back problems
  • Not recommended for pregnant travelers
  • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
  • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.

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