9 Days Serengeti Wildebeest Migration Event Safari
Serengeti Wildebeest Migration Event Safari, Serengeti shall never die, is a world's heritage site with its Great event where by millions of the Wildebeests and Zebras migrate year after year for water and green pasture. This tour will take you to have a look of this unique event, it is wonderful. 3 nights in Serengeti is enough for you to experience the event, witness the herds of thousands of the Wildebeest moving from one side to the other side, and 1 night in Manyara, 2 nights Ngorongoro and 2 nights in Tarangire. You will see small and large mammals including birds and reptiles, accommodation can be at the standard or luxury lodges, luxury tented camp or budget camping sites
Read more about the Wildebeest Migration https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Serengeti
Detailed Tour Itinerary
Day 1: Arusha - Lake Manyara National Park
In the morning at 0830hrs pick up from your hotel in Arusha and drive on tarmac road 130km Lake Manyara National Park for lunch, at 1330hrs go for afternoon game drives. The park is home to tree climbing Lion, Hippo, Elephant, Zebra, Buffalo, Giraffe, Baboon, Blue and Vervet monkey, Warthog and more. About 350 species of birds have been recorded. You will have Picnic lunch, dinner and overnight at Lake Manyara Hotel, Serena Hotel, Eunoto Retreat, Kururumu Tented Camp or Budget Camp. FB
Day 2: Manyara - Ngorongoro Crater Rim
Breakfast in Manyara, at 0900hrs check out from Manyara and drive 60km to Ngorongoro Crater Rim where lodges and Campsites are lined up for lunch at the lodge/camp via some points of view. At 1600hrs drive along one side of the Crater rim enjoying the dramatic scenery of the Ngorongoro highlands. Dinner and overnight at Serena lodge, Sopa lodge, Wildlife lodge, Crater lodge or Budget Camping. FB.
Day 3: Ngorongoro Crater Tour
Wake up early morning for breakfast, then at 0600hrs descend into the Crater floor for game drives. All the BIG FIVE Rhino Lion, Leopard, Buffalo and Elephant live in this wonderful caldera, others are Zebra, Hippo, Wildebeest, Hyena and more. Birds includes flamingos on the Soda lake, Geese, Storks, Vultures and more.Your packed lunch will be served at the picnic site in the Crater at Ngoitoktok swamp, a Hippo pool. After lunch proceed with afternoon game viewing in the Crater. At 1630 hrs ascend the Crater to the Rim for dinner and overnight at the same accommodation FB.
Day 4: Ngorongoro - Serengeti National Park
Breakfast in Ngorongoro, at 0830hrs, launch a journey with game drives enroute to the Great Serengeti National park for lunch at the lodge/camp. After lunch continue with afternoon game viewing in Serengeti Park a home lion, leopard, Elephant, Cheetah, Buffalo, Zebra, Wildebeest, Eland, Wild dog, Gazelles, Crocs and more. Lot of birds includes the Eurasia migrants can be seen. Dinner and overnight at Serena lodge, Sopa lodge, Wildlife lodge, Kirawira Tented Camp, Ndutu lodge, Migration Camp or Budget Camping. FB
Day 5: Full day in Serengeti Park
After breakfast, continues with both morning and afternoon game drives in Serengeti national Park. Remember this is the migration safari, so as Serengeti is very large as your game drives will depend on the move of the migrants, your guide knows very well how to locate the herds. You will have all meals in your lodge/camp FB.
Day 6: Full day in Serengeti Park
This day after breakfast take your packed lunch for a full day game drives in the wilderness tracking the Great migration trails. Thorough explanation about this great world event that Tanzania proud of will be provided. And in the evening as the sun goes down, drive back to your lodge/camp for diner and overnight FB
Day 7: Serengeti - Tarangire National Park
At 0800hrs after breakfast, check out and travel while sporting game enroute for lunch at GIBS FARM in Karatu, after lunch drive to Tarangire National park. The rest of the day relaxes at leisure waiting for dinner and overnight at Tarangire River Tented Camp, Sopa lodge or campsite. FB
Day 8: Full day in Tarangire National Park
After breakfast take your packed lunch for a day game viewing in Tarangire National park a home to Lion, Leopard, Elephant, buffalo, Python, Zebra, Oryx, Impala and more? Over 450 species of birds have been observed. This park is known as the park of Elephants and Baobabs as are scattered everywhere in the park while the Tarangire River is source of the living animals in the park. Dinner and overnight at the same lodge, FB
Day 9: Tarangire - Arusha
Wake up at 0600hrs for early morning game drives in the park then at 0845hrs back to your lodge/camp for breakfast. After breakfast check out and drive back to Arusha via some Curio shops you will arrive Arusha in the early afternoon.