3 Nights, 4 Days
The West and North Serengeti Wildebeest Migration is one of the most spectacular natural events on Earth, drawing travelers and wildlife enthusiasts from around the globe. This awe-inspiring migration involves vast herds of wildebeest, zebras, and other herbivores traversing the Serengeti ecosystem in Tanzania. The migration is a continuous cycle that follows the seasonal availability of food and water.
A Two nights Three days safari to Serengeti gives the opportunity for travelers visit the Migration as it moves West to North of Serengeti. This tour is available starting June to October. Camping in Seronera area the best location to rest as you explore the vast land of Serengeti. With a Day trip to Ngorongoro Crater.
The Serengeti ecosystem, situated in northern Tanzania, is home to the West and North Serengeti. This expansive area encompasses a variety of landscapes, including grasslands, woodlands, and riverine areas.
The migration is a year-round process, driven by the need for fresh grazing and water sources. The movement occurs in a circular pattern, covering approximately 1,200 miles (1,930 kilometers) each year.As the migration progresses northward, the herds encounter various obstacles, including rivers. The Grumeti River crossing, usually taking place between June and July, is a breathtaking spectacle as thousands of wildebeest attempt to navigate the treacherous waters while avoiding lurking crocodiles.
The climax of the migration unfolds at the Mara River, typically from July to September, where massive herds face the formidable task of crossing the crocodile-infested river. This event is both a perilous and captivating display of nature’s raw power.By September, the herds reach the northern Serengeti, an area renowned for its abundance of wildlife. Here, the wildebeest continue to graze and seek out fresh pastures.
Ngorongoro Crater compliments the experience. This unique landscape filled with wildlife as if rooted to a spot. Reviewed to be satisfying all year long.
Early morning drive to Serengeti via Ngorongoro Crater. A drive through Karatu town into heartlands of the Ngorongoro Highlands. Arrive at Ngorongoro Main Gate between 8 am to 11 am. Then driving past Ngorongoro crater viewpoints. Arriving in Serengeti Naabi Gate between 12 pm to 3 pm. Lunch at Naabi Gate. After this, a drive to your campsite in Seronera while enjoying an evening game drive. Arriving at the campsite between 5 pm to 6 pm. Overnight at Seronera Campsites.
Early Morning hours. Safari starts with the driver briefing the route for the day. Either driving West of Serengeti for the Grumeti river crossing or North Serengeti, to Mara river for the migration experience. This day set to explore the best of Serengeti. Bush lunch on this day, as the driver finds the perfect scenery for your safari. You are expected to focus on a wide range of wildlife before returning to Seronera for your overnight.
Very Early morning game drive in Serengeti Seronera area, enjoying the sunrise safari before returning to the campsite for brunch at 10:30 am. After Brunch a quick game drive as you get ready to drive to Naabi Serengeti Gate. Game drive on route to Simba Campsite on the rim of Ngorongoro Crater. Arrival time between 5 pm and 6 pm. Overnight at Simba Campsite.
Quick breakfast at 6:30 am before descending 600 m into this magnificent crater for a half-day game drive (4 to 6 hours of game drive). Lunch in the crater picnic area or at the campsite depending on safari group preference. Before driving to Arusha town, Drop off at your preferred location.
This tour is set to start at 7 am in Arusha town.
This tour ends in Arusha town on Day 4 at 5 pm
Yes we do arrange airport transfers, please communicate with our team for more information regarding this.
This is a camping safari. We provide all camping gear for your safari. You may choose to upgrade your accommodation by booking via the extra option or simply communicate with Safiri team regarding this issue.