The Great Migration in 8 Days – July to October

The Great Migration in 8 Days – July to October

Day 1:

Kilimanjaro International Airport – Arusha:55kms/1hr drive
On arrival in Kilimanjaro International airport you will be transferred to Arusha town.

Overnight at African Tulip on bed and breakfast basis. http://www.theafricantulip.com/home.html

Day 2:

Arusha – Tarangire national park:120kms/2hrs drive

After breakfast depart for Tarangire, Tanzania’s third largest national park and sanctuary for an unusually large elephant population for game drive, with picnic lunch. Majestic baobab trees are an interesting feature of the park, dwarfing the animals that feed beneath them. Animals concentrate along the Tarangire River, which provides the only permanent water supply in the area. There is a great diversity of wildlife including lions, leopards, cheetahs and up to six thousand elephants. In the afternoon, you will continue to Sangaiwe Tented Lodge for dinner and overnight on full board basis.

Dinner and overnight at Sangaiwe Tented lodge on full board basis. http://sangaiwe.com/

Day 3:

Tarangire – Lake Manyara National Park:75kms/1.5hrs drive

After breakfast, you will drive to Lake Manyara for a guided village walk at MtowaMbu town. In this walk you will visit a local market, African family, local beer brew and local bar. You will enjoy a hot local lunch at the village. In the afternoon, you will drive to lake Manyara National Park for game drive. This park has the highest concentration of monkeys in north Tanzania. You will also have opportunity to see giraffes, elephants, hippos impalas and lots of birds.

Dinner and overnight at Eileen Trees Inn on full board basis. http://www.eileenstrees.com/

Day 4:

Manyara – Serengeti national park (Central): 205kms/4.5hrs drive

After breakfast, you will drive to Central Serengeti for game drive with picnic lunch. In this area of the park you will have opportunity to see big prides of lions, cheetahs, leopards, hyenas, giraffes, elephants, different antelopes and other wildlife. In the late afternoon, you will drive to your campfor dinner and overnight.

Dinner and overnight at Tanzania Bush camp on full board basis. http://www.tanzaniabushcamps.com/

Day 5:

Central Serengeti – Serengeti North: 155kms/5hrs drive

After breakfast drive to the North Serengeti with picnic lunch, then continue with game drive in North Serengeti. In this area you will have high chances to see the great migration (estimated to reach 3,000,000 animals now) crossing the Mara river while the crocodiles in the river try to attack them.

Dinner and overnight at Heritage Migration camp on full board basis. http://serengetiheritagecamp.com/

Day 6:

Serengeti North

Morning and afternoon game drives in North Serengeti along the Mara river with early departure exploring the great migration crossing the Mara river.

Dinner and overnight at Heritage Migration camp on full board basis. http://serengetiheritagecamp.com/

Day 7:

Serengeti – Ngorongoro Conservation Area: 300kms/8hrs drive

After breakfast, you will depart for Ngorongoro conservation area with picnic lunch for an en route game drive in Serengeti national park.

Dinner & Overnight atRhinoLodgeon full board basis

Day 8:

NgorongoroCrater Tour – Kilimanjaro International Airport: 245kms/4hrs drive

After early breakfast, you will depart for Ngorongoro crater with picnic lunch for a game drive on the crater floor. This will be the best place for you to see the endangered black rhino (less than 1,000 black rhinos remain in the wild). You will also see pink flamingos in lake Magadi, lots of hyenas, gazelles, warthogs, jackals, and if you are lucky, lions and cheetahs. In the afternoon, you will be transferred toKilimanjaro International Airport for your departure flight as per your timings.

 Price:

Each of 2 2895
Each of 3 2535
Each of 4 2355
Each of 5 2244
Each of 6 2172

Single room supplement for the entire trip: $ 330 per person

Packageincludes:

  • All meals and accommodations during the entire safari
  • A very high-quality safari land cruiser with pop up roof
  • A highly experienced safari guide
  • Unlimited mineral water during the entire safari
  • All park fees for all the national parks
  • All government taxes
  • All transfers in the mainland
  • AMREF Flying doctors’ emergence rescue
  • Mtowambu guided cultural tour

Safari cost excludes:

  • Local &international flights,
  • Tips,
  • Drinks at the camps
  • Any other things not mentioned above.