+612 9541 4199 enquiries@africasafarico.com.au
AUD
+612 9541 4199 enquiries@africasafarico.com.au
Price
FromAUD $12,995
Full Name*
Email Address*
Your Enquiry*
* I agree with Terms & Conditions and Privacy Policy.
Please agree to all the terms and conditions before proceeding to the next step
Save To Wish List

Adding item to wishlist requires an account

54

Wildebeest Migration Safari

0
  • 16 Days
  • Max People : 6
  • 20 August – 4 September 2024

Introducing the Wildebeest Migration Safari, a once-in-a-lifetime adventure through the breathtaking landscapes and untamed wilderness of Kenya and Tanzania. Over 16 unforgettable days, immerse yourself in the heart of Africa’s most iconic national parks and reserves, from the sweeping plains of the Serengeti to the legendary Masai Mara. Your journey begins in Nairobi, where you’ll be whisked away to the luxurious Tamarind Tree Hotel for two nights of relaxation before diving into the cultural delights of the city, including visits to the Giraffe Centre, Karen Blixen Museum, and Kazuri Beads Factory.

From there, the adventure truly begins as you embark on an exhilarating exploration of Amboseli National Park, home to the majestic Mount Kilimanjaro, followed by an unforgettable safari in Lake Manyara National Park, where you’ll have the chance to witness the Great Migration firsthand. Traverse the breathtaking landscapes of Ngorongoro Crater, marveling at the rich biodiversity of this UNESCO World Heritage Site, before venturing into the vast plains of the Serengeti, where you’ll spend three nights amidst the wilderness at Lahia Tented Lodge. Cap off your safari with three action-packed days in the Masai Mara, where you’ll witness the drama of the Great Migration unfold before your eyes, alongside morning and afternoon game drives through this wildlife-rich paradise. With luxury accommodations, expert guides, and unforgettable wildlife encounters at every turn, the Wildebeest Migration Safari promises an adventure like no other, leaving you with memories to last a lifetime.

Departure & Return Location

Jomo Kenyatta International Airport, Nairobi, Kenya
(Google Map)

Price Includes

  • 15-nights’ accommodation
  • Meet/greet service on arrival at Nairobi Airport
  • Transfers as specified in the itinerary on a shared basis
  • Meals as specified
  • Activities as specified on a shared basis - subject to change due to weather conditions
  • Nairobi day trip – including the Giraffe Centre, Kazuri Beads Factory, Karen Blixen Museum and lunch at Karen Blixen Coffee Gardens
  • English-speaking driver/guide
  • Safari transport in custom 4×4 Safari vehicles
  • Game drives in national parks & reserves as per itinerary
  • Park Fees
  • Emergency Air Evacuation cover

Price Excludes

  • Visas
  • Personal expenses such as alcoholic and other beverages, telephone calls and laundry
  • Travel Insurance
  • Gratuities
  • Optional Tours

Complementaries

  • The Africa Safari Co. Cap
  • The Africa Safari Co. Backpack
  • Travel Kit and documentation
What to Expect

Embark on the Wildebeest Migration Safari and prepare for an odyssey of wonder and discovery across Kenya and Tanzania’s most iconic landscapes. From the moment you arrive in Nairobi, you’ll be immersed in the rich tapestry of East African culture, with visits to historical landmarks and encounters with fascinating wildlife. Journey deep into the heart of Amboseli National Park, where the silhouette of Mount Kilimanjaro serves as a majestic backdrop to your safari adventures. Witness the drama of predator-prey interactions and marvel at the sight of vast herds of elephants roaming freely across the savannah.

As you traverse the diverse ecosystems of Lake Manyara and Ngorongoro Crater, you’ll encounter a breathtaking array of wildlife, from tree-climbing lions to elusive leopards and endangered rhinos. But the pinnacle of your journey awaits in the Serengeti and Masai Mara, where the Great Migration unfolds in all its glory. Experience the thundering hooves of thousands of wildebeest as they traverse the plains, accompanied by zebras, gazelles, and predators on the prowl. With expert guides leading the way, each day brings new adventures and unforgettable wildlife encounters, promising a safari experience that will leave you in awe of the natural world.

Itinerary

Day 1Nairobi, Kenya

Upon landing at Nairobi International Airport, you’ll be greeted by our team and whisked away to the inviting comforts of the Nairobi Serena Hotel, where you’ll settle in for two nights of relaxation and anticipation for the adventure ahead. Enjoy the tranquility of your surroundings and prepare for the exciting journey through Kenya and Tanzania’s remarkable wilderness.

Day 2Nairobi

This morning, meet your fellow travellers and join a full-day guided tour of Nairobi. Experience many of the city’s philanthropic and conservation highlights with a dose of history and culture. Enjoy a visit to the informative and interactive Giraffe Centre; the old Karen Blixen farmhouse from “Out of Africa” fame – now a museum; as well as the Kazuri Beads Factory, which employs over 300 women.

Lunch will be hosted at the Karen Blixen Coffee Garden. On return to the hotel, spend the remainder of the evening at leisure. (B,L)

Day 3Amboseli National Park

Rise and shine for an exciting journey to Kilima Camp Amboseli after a hearty breakfast. Upon arrival, immerse yourself in the breathtaking landscapes and abundant wildlife of Amboseli National Park with an afternoon game drive. Keep your eyes peeled for iconic African wildlife such as elephants, lions, and giraffes roaming against the backdrop of Mount Kilimanjaro, creating unforgettable moments and memories to treasure for a lifetime. Relax in the comfort of your camp as you reflect on the day’s adventures beneath the vast African sky. (BLD)

Day 4Amboseli National Park

Prepare for an exhilarating day filled with wildlife encounters as you embark on both morning and afternoon game drives in Amboseli National Park. With the majestic Mount Kilimanjaro as your backdrop, traverse the vast savannahs and marshlands in search of Africa’s iconic inhabitants. From herds of elephants gracefully moving across the plains to elusive big cats prowling through the grasslands, each moment promises a thrilling glimpse into the natural wonders of Amboseli. With expert guides leading the way, expect every turn to unveil a new spectacle, leaving you in awe of the untamed beauty surrounding you. After a day of adventure, return to Kilima Camp Amboseli to unwind and relive the day’s unforgettable sightings under the starlit African sky. (BLD)

Day 5Lake Manyara National Park

Bid farewell to Amboseli National Park after breakfast as you embark on a scenic journey to Tanzania. Your destination is the Kirurumu Manyara Lodge, nestled amidst the captivating landscapes near Lake Manyara National Park. Traverse the vibrant Tanzanian countryside, soaking in the sights and sounds of this diverse region. Upon arrival at the lodge, settle into your accommodations and take a moment to appreciate the panoramic views of the surrounding wilderness. Relax and rejuvenate in preparation for the adventures that await in the renowned wildlife haven of Lake Manyara National Park. (BLD)

Day 6Lake Manyara National Park

Embark on an unforgettable safari experience with a full-day game drive in the captivating Lake Manyara National Park. After a delicious breakfast at Kirurumu Manyara Lodge, set out to explore the diverse ecosystems of the park, from lush forests to expansive grassy plains. Keep your camera ready to capture sightings of tree-climbing lions, elusive leopards, and large herds of elephants roaming freely in their natural habitat. Enjoy a picnic lunch amidst the wilderness, surrounded by the sights and sounds of the African bush. As the day unfolds, revel in the beauty of Lake Manyara’s picturesque scenery, home to a stunning array of birdlife including pink flamingos and pelicans. Return to the lodge in the evening, filled with memories of incredible wildlife encounters and breathtaking landscapes. (BLD)

Day 7Ngorongoro Crater

Begin your day with a hearty breakfast before embarking on an exhilarating journey to Ngorongoro Crater, a UNESCO World Heritage Site renowned for its exceptional wildlife viewing opportunities. With packed lunch boxes in hand, traverse the rugged terrain and descend into the caldera of the ancient volcano, where an abundance of wildlife awaits. Marvel at the sight of grazing zebras, majestic elephants, and formidable predators such as lions and cheetahs against the backdrop of the crater walls. Enjoy a picnic lunch surrounded by the natural wonders of the crater floor, soaking in the panoramic vistas and diverse habitats. Later, ascend from the crater and make your way to Kitela Lodge, a tranquil retreat nestled in the highlands overlooking the Ngorongoro Conservation Area. Indulge in the comfort of your lodge accommodations, relishing in the serenity of the surrounding landscapes as you reflect on the day’s extraordinary adventures. (BLD)

Day 8Olduvai Gorge / Serengeti National Park

Embark on an exciting journey towards the legendary Serengeti, stopping en route to explore the historic wonders of Olduvai Gorge. Delve into the fascinating archaeological discoveries that have unveiled insights into the origins of humankind. Afterward, enjoy a hot lunch served at Kubu Kubu Tented Lodge, where you can savor delicious cuisine amidst the stunning scenery. Then, continue your adventure towards Lahia Tented Lodge, your luxurious basecamp for the next four nights. Settle into your tented accommodation, surrounded by the untamed beauty of the Serengeti plains. As the sun sets over the vast savannah, anticipate the incredible wildlife encounters and unforgettable experiences that await in this iconic wilderness sanctuary. (BLD)

Day 9Serengeti National Park

Get ready for an exhilarating adventure as you embark on a full-day game drive in the iconic Serengeti National Park. After a hearty breakfast at Lahia Tented Lodge, set out to explore the vast plains and rolling hills of this legendary wildlife sanctuary. Keep your camera at the ready as you traverse the Serengeti’s diverse landscapes, from sweeping grasslands to acacia-dotted savannahs. With expert guides leading the way, be on the lookout for the Big Five and other iconic African wildlife, including wildebeest, zebras, giraffes, and cheetahs. Enjoy a picnic lunch surrounded by the sights and sounds of the wilderness, providing a moment of tranquility amidst your thrilling safari experience. As the day unfolds, immerse yourself in the magic of the Serengeti, where every turn offers the chance for remarkable wildlife sightings and unforgettable moments. Return to Lahia Tented Lodge in the evening, filled with memories of your Serengeti adventure and the promise of more to come. (BLD)

Day 10Serengeti National Park

Prepare for another exhilarating day immersed in the wonders of the Serengeti National Park. After a hearty breakfast at Lahia Tented Lodge, set out on a full-day game drive through this iconic wilderness. Traverse the vast plains and acacia-dotted landscapes in search of the Serengeti’s renowned wildlife spectacles. Keep your eyes peeled for the iconic Big Five—lion, elephant, buffalo, leopard, and rhinoceros—as well as the myriad other species that call this ecosystem home. From thrilling predator-prey interactions to the awe-inspiring sight of thousands of wildebeest and zebras on their annual migration, every moment in the Serengeti promises a new adventure and a deeper appreciation for the natural world. As the golden African sun begins to set, return to Lahia Tented Lodge, reflecting on the day’s incredible sightings and unforgettable experiences around the campfire under the starlit sky. (BLD)

Day 11Serengeti National Park

Make the most of your final day in the Serengeti with another exhilarating full-day game drive. After a delightful breakfast at Lahia Tented Lodge, venture once more into the vast expanse of the Serengeti National Park, where adventure awaits around every corner. With the sun casting its golden light over the savannah, set out in search of the park’s abundant wildlife, from majestic lions lounging in the shade to graceful giraffes grazing on acacia trees. Enjoy a picnic lunch surrounded by the sights and sounds of the wilderness, savoring the flavors of Tanzania amidst breathtaking scenery. As the day progresses, seize the opportunity to capture unforgettable moments on camera and immerse yourself in the natural beauty of the Serengeti. With each passing hour, the park reveals new surprises and wildlife encounters, ensuring your last day is filled with excitement and wonder. Return to Lahia Tented Lodge as the sun sets on your Serengeti safari, cherishing the memories of your incredible adventures in this legendary wilderness. (BLD)

Day 12Masai Mara

Begin your journey to the iconic Masai Mara after a satisfying breakfast at Lahia Tented Lodge. Settle in for a scenic drive through the Serengeti, bidding farewell to Tanzania’s wildlife-rich plains as you cross the border into Kenya. As you approach the Masai Mara, anticipation builds for the adventures that lie ahead. Enjoy a game drive en route to Zebra Plains Mara Camp, allowing you to soak in the sights and sounds of this legendary wilderness. Keep your eyes peeled for the first glimpses of Masai Mara’s abundant wildlife, from towering giraffes to majestic elephants, as you journey towards your new home in the heart of the Mara. Arrive at Zebra Plains Mara Camp and settle into your luxurious accommodations, where warm hospitality and stunning views await. Relax and unwind amidst the sounds of the African bush, preparing for the unforgettable experiences that await you in the Masai Mara. (BLD)

Day 13Masai Mara

Dive into the wonders of the Masai Mara with both morning and afternoon game drives, immersing yourself in one of Africa’s most renowned safari destinations. After a delightful breakfast at Zebra Plains Mara Camp, set out on your first adventure of the day, traversing the vast savannahs and rolling plains in search of the Mara’s iconic inhabitants. Keep your eyes peeled for the spectacular sight of the Great Migration, where millions of wildebeest and other ungulates traverse the Mara River in search of greener pastures, creating an awe-inspiring spectacle of nature. With luck on your side, witness the heart-stopping moments as predators such as lions and crocodiles seize the opportunity presented by the crossing herds. After a morning filled with wildlife encounters and photographic opportunities, return to camp for a delicious lunch and a chance to relax amidst the tranquility of the Mara. As the afternoon unfolds, embark on another exhilarating game drive, exploring different corners of the reserve and seeking out the diverse array of wildlife that calls the Mara home. From vast herds of grazing antelopes to elusive leopards lounging in the trees, each moment promises an unforgettable safari experience. As the sun sets over the savannah, return to Zebra Plains Mara Camp, filled with the thrill of the day’s adventures and the anticipation of more to come in the days ahead. (BLD)

Day 14Masai Mara

Prepare for another day of thrilling wildlife encounters in the iconic Masai Mara with both morning and afternoon game drives. After a hearty breakfast at Zebra Plains Mara Camp, set out to explore the vast plains and rolling hills of this spectacular reserve once again. With each drive, delve deeper into the heart of the Mara, uncovering its hidden gems and observing its resident wildlife in their natural habitat. Keep your senses attuned to the sights and sounds of the bush as you traverse the landscape, from the golden glow of sunrise to the mesmerizing hues of sunset. With expert guides leading the way, be on the lookout for the Mara’s legendary predators and the incredible diversity of herbivores that roam its plains. Whether it’s the thrill of tracking a pride of lions on the hunt or the peaceful sight of elephants grazing in the distance, each moment promises an unforgettable safari experience. After a morning filled with adventure, return to camp for a leisurely lunch and a chance to relax before your afternoon game drive. As the day progresses, continue your exploration of the Mara, soaking in the beauty of its landscapes and the majesty of its wildlife. With every turn, the Mara reveals new wonders, ensuring that each game drive is a journey filled with excitement and discovery. As the sun dips below the horizon, return to Zebra Plains Mara Camp, where you can reflect on the day’s adventures and savor the magic of the Mara under the starlit sky. (BLD)

Day 15Masai Mara

Embrace your final day in the majestic Masai Mara with morning and afternoon game drives, making the most of every moment in this wildlife paradise. After a delicious breakfast at Zebra Plains Mara Camp, set out for your first adventure of the day, eager to uncover the Mara’s hidden treasures one last time. With the sun casting its golden glow over the savannah, embark on a journey of discovery, keeping your eyes peeled for the Mara’s iconic inhabitants, from graceful giraffes to formidable lions. As the morning unfolds, cherish each sighting and marvel at the beauty of nature’s wonders all around you. Return to camp for a relaxing lunch, reminiscing about the unforgettable moments of your safari experience so far. In the afternoon, set out once again for a final game drive, savoring every encounter and immersing yourself in the magic of the Mara. Whether it’s the thrill of witnessing a predator in action or the serene sight of a herd of elephants crossing the plains, let each moment leave a lasting impression on your heart. As the sun begins to set on your time in the Mara, take a moment to reflect on the memories you’ve made and the beauty you’ve witnessed during your safari adventure. Return to Zebra Plains Mara Camp as the day draws to a close, where you can gather around the campfire and share stories of your incredible experiences in the wild, knowing that the spirit of the Mara will stay with you forever. (BLD)

Day 16End of Safari

Conclude your unforgettable safari adventure with a return journey to Nairobi after a delightful breakfast at Zebra Plains Mara Camp. Bid farewell to the breathtaking landscapes and abundant wildlife of the Masai Mara as you embark on the scenic drive back to Kenya’s bustling capital. Reflect on the incredible experiences and cherished memories of your safari as you traverse the picturesque countryside. Upon arrival in Nairobi, our team will ensure a smooth transition as you head to Nairobi International Airport for the conclusion of your safari and the continuation of your travels. (B)

Map
Accommodation

Nairobi Serena Hotel

Kilima Safari Camp

Kirurumu Manyara Lodge

Kitela Lodge

Lahia Tented Lodge

Zebra Plains Mara Camp

FAQ

I'm a solo traveller, is there a single supplement?

Yes. Single Supplement on request.

Which currency is most widely accepted on this tour?

– US Dollar (USD)

What is cancellation policy?

As per the terms and conditions of our Booking Form and Privacy Policy.

Proceed Booking