SERENGETI MIGRATION SAFARI
The Great serengeti migration safari package has been designed 7 days itinerary specifically to focus on and to increase your chance to see the great Serengeti wildebeest migration.
For serengeti migration safari package these is a variety of natural sceneries ranging from the plains, hills, lakes and the rock outcrop known as Kopjes, The major game drives areas are the western corridor, Northern serengeti, the seronera valley in central serengeti and Lobo.
The large concentration of wildlife can be found in the central serengeti (seronera) as the place is endowed with permanent surface water. Common wildlife which can be found here are impalas, hippos, buffalo, waterbuck, elephants, cheetahs, leopards and lions.
BEST TIME TO GO FOR SERENGETI SAFARI MIGRATION:
The best time for Serengeti migration safari viewing starts from December to March and Again from May to October, However in November and April the game drive become difficult a being characterized by wet land due to rainfall during this time you can witness a hundreds of thousands of the Migratory animals are accumulated in this area attracted by the short palatable green grass.
The Lobo are remains rich in wildlife during the dry months of August to November where most of the game drives moved in south Serengeti migration is said to be home of the most wildlife as they tend to concentrate in its plains searching for green juicy grass.
This itineray has been designed also include a visit to the world famous Ngorongoro crater.
DAY 1: ARRIVE TO TANZANIA
You will be picked up at kilimanjaro international airport and transferred to Arusha town at your arranged hotel. You will meet your driver guide who will brief you on upcoming safaris, then rest until the next day morning.
DAY 2 : SERENGETI MIGRATION SAFARI TO NGORONGORO CRATER
Non game viewing travel time :4 hours
Pick up from Migration safari and transfer to the Ngorongoro conservation area. We arrive in time for lunch at the lodge and after lunch we will descend over 600meters into the crater to view wildlife for an afternoon safaris tour.
Supported by a year round water supply and fodder, the Ngorongoro national park supports a vast variety of animals which include herds of wildebeest, zebra, buffalo, eland, warthog, hippo and giant African elephants. Another big draw card to this picturesque national park, is its dense population of predators, which hyenas, jackals, cheetahs and the ever – elusive leopard, which sometimes requires a trained eye to spot. We will visit lake Magadi, a large but shallow alkaline lake in the south western corner, which is one of the main features of the crater. A Large number of flamingos, hippos and other water birds can usually been seen here.
Dinner and overnight .
DAY 3: NGORONGORO – NDUTU
Non game viewing travel time 1 hours
After Breakfast we will head to the lake ndugu area, situated in the Ngorongoro conservation area, part of the southern Serengeti eco- system. Lake ndugu is alkaline, like most of the other Rift lakes, however the water is still drinkable and used by a wide array of local wildlife.
We arrive in time for lunch at the lodge or camp and after lunch we will do an afternoon game drive in the ndugu area. The majority of the wildebeest migration can normally be found on the short – grass plains from December to April. The area is usually heavily populated with elephants, birds and residents game.
Dinner and overnight
DAY 4: NDUTU (LOBO AREA)
After Breakfast, enjoy a full day game drive in the
Ndutu area. Explore the range of different habitats that include swamps, woodland, soda lakes, and the world famous serengeti short grass plains. See great herds of wildebeest and zebra.
During a short time frame around February, normally lasting for about 3 weeks, the majority of the wildebeest calves. The sea of grass provides little cover and the young are easy pickings for a variety of predators. Wildebeest calves can run minutes after they are born and within 3 days they are normally strong enough to keep up with the herd.
Lunch, Dinner and overnight.
DAY 5: NDUTU – SERENGETI MIGRATION PLAINS
NOn game viewing travel time: 2 hours
After Breakfast we head towards the central serengeti national park also known as the Seronera. We descend into the heart of wild Africa – The serengeti national park – with endless plains, rolling into the distance as for as the eye can see.
We head to the seronera area, one of the richest wildlife habitats in the park, featuring the Seronera River, which provides a valuable water source to this area and therefore attracts wildlife well representative of most of the Serengeti’s species.
We arrive in time for lunch and enjoy an afternoon game drive in the serengeti national park.
Dinner and overnight.
DAY 6 : SERENGETI MIGRATION SAFARI PLAINS:
Be one of only a few fortunate people to glide in a Hot Air Balloon over the Serengeti plains. Floating silently above the awakening Bush, while spolting wildlife and enjoying the the awakening Bush, while spolting wildlife and enjoying the amazing scenery of Africa, across rivers and over numerous small villages.
After Breakfast enjoy a full day game drive in the serengeti national park. The majority of the wildebeest migration normally passes through the seronera in late November to middle November, when they migrate from Kenya’s Masai mara in north to the Ndutu area in the south. The migration then passes through this area again in April when they move west to the western corridor of the Serengeti national park. The seronera area is also an ideal starting to point to visit the eastern and southern short – grass plains of the serengeti national park.
DINNER AND OVERNIGHT.
DAY 7: SERENGETI MIGRATION SAFARI
After Breakfast at your accommodation we Depart to the seronera airstrip and enjoy a game drive en route to the airstrip.
Around mid morning, flights back to Arusha with picnic lunch or transfer to Moshi. You will be taken to your hotel which ends our safaris services.https://kiafricaadventure.com/safari-and-beach/