5 Days Serengeti Great Migration Safari

5 Days Serengeti Great Migration Safari (Late July-Early October)

The 5 Days Serengeti Great Migration Safari is a drive-in drive-out Mara River Crossing Serengeti Safari that takes you to see arguably the greatest wildlife spectacle in Africa. Not only does this 5 Days 4 Nights Serengeti Great Migration Safari package offer you incredible views of the Serengeti plains dotted with large herds of wildebeest, zebra, and gazelle, but also the of huge herds of the wildebeest Migration Crossing the Mara River which can be spectacular with scenes of panic and confusion. This Package is recommended from Mid-July to Early October.

5 Days Serengeti Great Migration Safari Itinerary

Day 1: Transfer from Arusha to Serengeti National Park (Central)

From your hotel in Arusha, you will be picked up by your driver guide who will transfer you to the Serengeti National Park (Central Region) together with your lunch box. You will arrive in the Serengeti in the late afternoons for a game drive and later check in to your lodge for dinner and overnight.

Meal Plan: Lunch and Dinner

Day 2: Central Serengeti to Northern Serengeti

After a very early breakfast, you will head to the reach of the Serengeti National Park also known as the Kogatende Area. Along the way you will do a game drive in the lobo and Wagakuria Area with high chances of seeing giraffes, herds of buffalo and elephants among other animals. You will arrive in the North Serengeti in time for check in to your lodge, lunch and thereafter an afternoon game drive and Dinner and overnight at the lodge of your choice. The Wagakuria area is home to large number of resident animals and it turns into a wildlife paradise during the Months of August to October.

Meal Plan: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner

Day 3: Northern Serengeti (Kogatende Area) -Central Serengeti (Seronera Area)

After breakfast, enjoy a game drive at the Mara River viewing the great migration river crossing. River crossings at Kogatende start to occur every day in August as the mega herd settles into the area.  From August to October, game viewing up here is superb with river crossings pretty much guaranteed every day.  There is no distinct movement as the herds tend to cross back and forth over the river following the rains and subsequent fresh grasses. Later in the day enjoy your picnic lunch and head towards central Serengeti arriving in time for dinner and overnight at the lodge of your choice

Meal Plan: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner

5 Days Serengeti Great Migration Safari
Seronera Area

Day 4: Transfer to Ngorongoro Conservation Area and visit to the Crater

Today after breakfast, you will transfer to Ngorongoro Conservation Area where you will later explore Ngorongoro crater. This area is compared to Garden of Eden on earth. The big numbers of wildlife can be spotted in a day including all big five, the elephant, black rhino, buffalo, lion, leopard, cheetahs, and lots of hyenas, hippos, zebra and wildebeest being the most abundant. You will take a break for lunch and in the afternoon, you will continue game viewing in the south corner of the park where you visit Lake Magadi home to flamingos, hippos and other water birds. Check in to your lodge for dinner and overnight

Meal Plan: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner

Day 5: Departure at Kilimanjaro airport

On your last day, you will enjoy your breakfast and lazily transfer to Kilimanjaro International Airport or Arusha depending on the schedule of your departure flight and your desired point of drop off.

Meal Plan: Breakfast and Lunch

End of 5 Days Serengeti Great Migration Safari

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