7-Day Family Safari: Witnessing the Majestic Serengeti Migration

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7-Day Family Safari: Witnessing the Majestic Serengeti Migration

Duration :   7 Days 6 Nights
Start Location:   Arusha
Total Seats :  0/0

Welcome to our exclusive itinerary designed specifically for families interested in experiencing the awe-inspiring Serengeti Wildebeest Migration. Our team of experts has put in their utmost effort to uncover the best insider tips, ensuring you and your family make the most of this extraordinary event. Wildebeest Migration Safari Package August 2024 is the ideal tour to witness the most wildlife dramatic on earth.

Marvel at the sight of the endless herds thundering across the landscape, a true testament to the cycle of life in the wild. Embark on an unforgettable adventure into the heart of the Serengeti and immerse yourself in the wonders of nature on this incredible journey.

Wildebeest Migration Safari Package August 2024: Experience the awe-inspiring Serengeti wildebeest migration on a Tanzania wildlife safari. Witness thousands of wildebeest migrating across the vast plains in search of fresh grazing grounds, accompanied by zebras and gazelles. Feel the thrill of observing this natural spectacle up close as predators lurk nearby, hoping to seize the opportunity for a meal.

Every wildlife enthusiast dreams of witnessing the breathtaking wildebeest crossing as they make their way to Kenya, which takes place annually from July to early September. However, it can be disappointing to miss out on this spectacle. Rest assured, our experienced guides possess in-depth knowledge and will greatly increase your chances of witnessing this incredible river crossing phenomenon.

Schedule Details

Day 1: Arrival in Arusha

After stepping foot at Kilimanjaro International Airport, get ready to receive a warm welcome from a representative of East Africa Safari Guides. Within no time, you'll be en route to Arusha, where the majestic Kilimanjaro Mountain will immediately captivate you.

 

During the journey, the road will offer scenic views of delightful villages, while your knowledgeable driver guide will keep you engaged with interesting facts and stories.  

 

Once it's time for your overnight stay, prepare to be welcomed by Ngaresero Lodge. Situated at the foot of Mount Meru, this eco-lodge boasts a delightful colonial-style charm. Here, you can indulge in a variety of activities like fishing, canoeing, horse riding, and nature walks, ensuring there is something for everyone.  

 

Immerse yourself in the tranquil ambiance, as the symphony of birds chirping and monkeys howling serenade your senses. These harmonious sounds will truly create a transformative experience for you, providing a perfect escape from the hustle and bustle of everyday life.

Day 2 - 4: Arusha to Northern Serengeti

Begin your adventure in the Serengeti National Park by boarding a light aircraft after enjoying a delicious breakfast. In just one hour, you will be introduced to the magnificent beauty of this African wildlife wonderland.

 

To ensure an exclusive and uncrowded experience, we have selected a three-night stay at the Nimali Mara accommodation, situated in the remote northern part of the Serengeti.   Nimali Mara offers a sense of exclusivity, making it the perfect place for a family reunion or simply to escape busy tourist hotspots. It's worth noting that July and August are the busiest months in northern Serengeti, so staying at this property will not only provide you with memorable family time but also a chance to enjoy the calmness and serenity of the surroundings.  

 

Upon landing at Kogatende airstrip, your friendly driver guide will be awaiting your arrival with refreshing welcome drinks and simple snacks. Shortly after, venture into an exciting safari game drive. Our professional safari guides are experts in their field and possess exceptional knowledge of the area. With their guidance and use of radio communication, they will ensure you witness awe-inspiring wildlife moments and track the incredible wildebeest migration effortlessly.  

 

During the next few days, we will have the thrilling opportunity to go on a game drive and witness the incredible wildebeest crossing channels. Our experienced guides will ensure that you have the privilege of sitting in the front row seats, offering the best view of this remarkable event. As the wildebeests attempt to cross the river, you'll see the crocodiles patiently waiting, a crucial part of the food chain cycle.  

 

For three nights, we will be staying at the magnificent Nimali Mara Lodge. This place seamlessly blends into its surroundings, almost like a chameleon. It cleverly utilizes the rock formations of the kopje to create unique spaces where you can unwind and rejuvenate between activities. And after an action-packed day, you'll have the luxury of enjoying the infinity pool, exclusively yours, as July and August bring scorching temperatures.  

 

Nimali Mara offers eight pristine glass-fronted tented suites, along with two honeymoon suites, allowing you to completely immerse yourself in the surrounding environment while enjoying breathtaking views of the Serengeti plains. The amenities provided at this lodge are beyond extraordinary, ensuring that your family vacation in Africa becomes an unforgettable experience.

Day 5 & 6: Close to Migration Channels

Now is the perfect time to get closer to the action and experience the breathtaking river crossings. Leave behind the distant river crossing channels and embrace the opportunity to witness the wildebeest migration firsthand.

 

By immersing yourself in the remote wilderness of the northern Serengeti, you'll savor the true essence of nature. Prepare to be enchanted by the mesmerizing view of the Mara River and the awe-inspiring sight of wildebeest traversing its waters. For two unforgettable nights, your base will be the tranquil Mara River Camp.  

 

Nestled in the heart of the Northern Serengeti lies Mara River Camp, a truly exceptional location. You'll be pleasantly surprised to find that the legendary Mara River is just a quick 10-minute jaunt away from the camp. This means you get up close and personal with nature's most captivating marvels like never before. The river itself is renowned for being the stunning backdrop to the breathtaking annual wildebeest migration crossings that have enchanted countless hearts. But wait, there's more! This incredible location is not limited to just the migration. Prepare to be bewitched by the diverse wildlife, from regal lions to elegant gazelles, who constantly grace the camp with their presence.  

 

Thanks to the strategic positioning, you won't waste any precious time traveling to prime viewing spots. You'll always be right in the thick of the action, surrounded by the beauty that nature has to offer. And amidst all this untamed wilderness, the camp blends comfort, serenity, and an extraordinary connection with the natural world.

Day 7: Departure

Your family will forever be grateful to you for providing them with this incredible experience. As your six unforgettable nights in the mesmerizing African wilderness come to an end, it is time to say goodbye to the iconic Serengeti National Park and cherish the memories you have made.

 

Your driver guide will be there with you as you head to Kogatende airstrip, where a small light aircraft awaits to take you to Kilimanjaro International Airport, connecting you to your flight back home.

Inclusions

  • Accommodation
  • Meals
  • Transport
  • Welcome Drinks

Exclusions

  • Additional Services
  • Insurance
  • International Flights
  • Visa Fee

Why Book With Us?

  • Competitive Rates
  • We are Safari Experts
  • We are Native, We Live Here

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