7 Days from$5040 p/p in USD
DeparturesJun, Jul, Aug, Sep, Oct
This safari gives you an amazing experience of the greatest wildlife show on earth, the annual wildebeest migration between Tanzania and Kenya. The safari encompasses the Mara River to see the migration crossing as well as the endless plains of the Serengeti National Park. You’ll also visit scenic Tarangire National Park, dotted with baobab trees, and Ngorongoro Crater, home to a wealth of wildlife including the big five. This safari can be extended to visit Zanzibar for a few nights on the beach to relax after safari.
Safari types:Big Five Safari, Guided Safari, Wildlife Safari
You will visit:Serengeti National Park, Tarangire National Park, Ngorongoro Crater
Wildlife:Big Five, Birds, Antelope, Thomson's Gazelle, Zebra, Giraffe, Hippo, Crocodile, Cheetah, Wild Dog, Hyena, Wildebeest, Baboon, Dik Dik, Chimpanzee, Vervet Monkey, Eland, Oryx, Gerenuk, Mongoose, Sunni, Tree Hyrax, Topi, Grant's Gazelle
Activities:Game Drive, Birding, Cultural Experience
Getting around:4x4 Safari Vehicle
Start/end:Start in Arusha, end in Arusha
Minimum age:3 yrs
- Enjoy authentic interactions with the Maasai
- See big cats & more animals than you thought possible
- Marvel at the greatest show on earth: the wildebeest migration
- Take in the endless plains of the Serengeti & spectacular Ngorongoro Crater
Price Per Person – USD
From USD 5,040 per person
- Accommodation & meals
- Transportation in a 4×4 safari vehicle
- Professional, English-speaking guide
- Mineral water
- All mentioned activities
- All national entry fees
- Flying Doctors insurance (AMREF) during the safari
- Free Maasai Boma Visit
- Flights & visas
- Alcoholic and soft drinks
- Personal spending money for souvenirs etc.
- Travel insurance
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Day by Day Overview
Early morning after breakfast you will be picked up from your hotel in Arusha and drive to Tarangire National Park for full day game viewing. It’s the third largest national park in Tanzania and has the number of high populations of elephant. The park is dotted with giant baobab trees which can be seen everywhere in the park while the Tarangire River supports the life of the park.
Depart after breakfast and drive to Serengeti National Park via Ngorongoro with some stops on the way at interesting points to take pictures and experience Tanzania at its best. The drive from Tarangire to Serengeti takes five hours, you will take lunch boxes with you to allow good time for afternoon animal sightings in the Serengeti.
Leave the lodge before sunrise and start your game drive with picnic breakfast. You will spend the full day from 6 am to 6 pm observing animals in different locations in the Serengeti, expecting to see huge herds of migrating animals, prides of lions, cheetah, leopard, elephant, giraffe, buffaloes and many species of birds and trees.
Start the day after breakfast and drive to the Mara River in northern Serengeti to witness the river crossing. The northern part of Serengeti is covered by shrubs which attract herbivores of many types making the visibility slightly easier compared to open grassland. You can also expect to crocodiles preying on wildebeest as they risk their lives to cross the river.
Start the day with an early breakfast at your lodge or camp then pack your things before you leave for morning animal sightings. In the afternoon you will enjoy a picnic lunch then continue with afternoon animal sightings as you drive to Ngorongoro Crater rim for overnight.
After an early breakfast at leave for morning animal sightings inside the crater. Ngorongoro Crater is an unbroken caldera where thousands of animals live. If lucky, you will see the ‘big five’ animals together with plenty of other wildlife and diverse birds. In the afternoon have your picnic lunch at the hippo pool then continue with afternoon animal sightings as you drive out of the crater on the way back to Arusha. You will be accompanied by your professional driver tour guide to your flight back home or onward to Zanzibar.