Amazing Kenya and Tanzania Migration Tour 14 days
Amazing Kenya and Tanzania Migration Tour which will spend 14 days to visit the best tour destinations of Kenya and Tanzania for 1 night in Nairobi, 1 night Sweetwaters, 1 night at Nakuru, 3 nights in Masai Mara, in Kenya side. You travel further into Tanzania for 1 night in Lake Victoria at Lukuba Island, 3 nights in Serengeti, 2 nights in Ngorongoro and 1 night in Manyara. The entire parks are home to small and large animals including birds and reptiles, accommodation provided as per below detailed tour information.
Minimum Rate Per Adult: US$ 5280
Departing From: Nairobi
Duration: 14 Days / 13 Nights
Departure Time: 0800 Hrs (possible to leave earlier than)
Minimum Persons Required: 2
Best Time: All the year round
You will enjoy and experience nature, wildlife, habit and habitat of the fauna and flora in the natural areas, also peoples and culture. Availability 100% Sure, Book today
Day 1: Arrival in Nairobi Kenya
You will be met at the International Airport of Nairobi by your Driver/Guide and our representative and taken to Nairobi BOMA Hotel, the traditional Hotel. Rest of the day at leisure booked on half board basis, HB
Day 2: Nairobi - Sweetwaters (BLD) (START SAFARI:
In the morning at 0800hrs pick up from your hotel in Nairobi and travel to Nanyuki at the foot of Mt. Kenya for lunch. Your camp lies in the heart of the private 24,000 acre Sweetwaters Game Sanctuary. At 1500hrs after lunch, leave for afternoon game drives in the Sanctuary to look for giraffe, zebra, elephant, cheetah and lion. You will have dinner and overnight at Sweetwaters Tented Camp, FB
Day 3: Sweetwaters - Lake Nakuru
After breakfast you proceed to Lake Nakuru. After arrival you check in at your lodge. After lunch and some rest game drive at Lake Nakuru, one of the Rift Valley soda lakes and best known for its thousands, sometimes millions of flamingoes nesting along the shores. The surface of the shallow lake is often hardly recognizable due to the continually shifting mass of pink. The number of flamingoes on the lake varies with water and food conditions and the best vantage point is from Baboon Rocks. Also of interest, an area of 188 km around the lake fenced off as a sanctuary to protect Rothchild giraffe and black rhinos, overnight Lake Nakuru Sopa Lodge, beautifully located close to the entrance with a view towards Lake Nakuru and its flamingo flocks. FB
Day 4: Lake Nakuru - Masai Mara National Reserve
After breakfast, proceed to Lake Naivasha where you enjoy a beautiful boat trip on Lake Naivasha, a true bird sanctuary. On your way along the lake shores you will see hippos socializing lazily in the shallow waters or hiding in dense papyrus forest. Lunch will be taken at Elsamere, a haven for lovers of nature, set in Acacia forest on the banks of Lake Naivasha. It is the former home of the late Joy Adamson who, together with her husband George, became world famous for their pioneering conservation work and relationship with lioness Elsa, as told in her bestselling book 'Born Free'. After lunch you make your way to Masai Mara with viewing various games on the way, birds, herds of Antelopes, Zebra, giraffe, Elephants, gazelle, etc. While on the way, you have chances to visit Maasai local village (Manyata) and take some photos of really Maasai with their culture attires. At Masai Mara you go for an afternoon game drive with high chances of seeing the 'Big five' and many other wild animals set to retire for the day, Overnight at Mara Sopa Lodge. FB
Day 5-6: Two Full days Masai Mara National Reserve
Full day of game drive at Maasai Mara.. Depending on the game drive nature you will have a great moment to visit the famous Mara River whereby different types of animals mingle to drink water. Picnic lunch will be served in the bush. You will have either at Masai Mara or Serengeti the chance to experience the 'Great Migration' and some 1.5 millions of wildebeest and zebras on the move. In the evening you go for a night game drive which is an extraordinary safari experience watching Masai Mara's nocturnal life like porcupine, aardvark, serval-cat and mongoose, Dinner and overnight at Mara Sopa Lodge. FB
Day 7: Masai Mara - Isebania - Lake Victoria Private Island
Early morning game drive at Masai Mara and return to the lodge for breakfast. Proceed to Isebania for Border crossing into Tanzania. After visa and border procedures, drive along the lakeshore to Musoma one of the major towns at Lake Victoria. In Musoma take a speedboat which will take you to an Island in Lake Victoria and to a private Island retreat, the Lukuba Island Lodge, Rest of the day at leisure and possibility to swim in the warm water of Lake Victoria. FB.
Day 8: Lake Victoria - Serengeti National Park
In the morning we go out for a boat trip to Lake Victoria by local fishermen. Afterward you proceed towards Ndabaka Gate and enter Serengeti through the Western Corridor. You pass through green Savannah with Elephants and Giraffes roaming around through a stretch of land which is rarely visited by travellers to reach Central Serengeti. The name Serengeti comes from the Maasai word 'Siringet' referring to an endless plain which you will experience on your way to your lodge located at the Niaroboro Hills where you have spectacular views through huge panorama windows.
Serengeti is the stage on which the most spectacular wonder of nature takes place, the Great Migration. It is on this park that millions of ungulates comprising of wildebeests and zebras make that all important trek from the Serengeti to the Maasai Mara National Park in Kenya. But that is not all the Serengeti has to offer; It boasts the largest and highest concentration of wildlife in the world. Spanning an impressive 15,000 sq km area, this savannah is home to all the members of the Big 5, the splendid cheetah, gazelles, African wild dog, giraffes and approximately 500 species of bird, making it a bird watchers' paradise as well, Dinner and overnight at Serengeti Sopa Lodge. FB
Day 9-10: Two full days game drives in Serengeti National Park.
A full day of game drives around Serengeti. You can expect to see wildebeest, lions, elephants, giraffes, zebras, monkeys, baboons, hippos, rhinos, antelopes and many birds and other species. Remember this is the migration safari, As Serengeti is very large as your game drives will depend on the move of the migrants, your guide knows very well how to locate the herds. We are very flexible with choosing game route that will be on the track with the migration on its way to or from Masai Mara. Overnight at at Serengeti Sopa Lodge FB
Day 11: Serengeti - Olduvai Gorge - Ngorongoro Conservation
One Early morning game drive after tea/coffee which is the best time to see the animals as they get out from their hide for the morning preys or return from their night hunt. After lunch breakfast you leave for Ngorongoro Conservation Area. On the way you will stop at the Olduvai Gorge where anthropologists Louis and Mary Leakey made many significant discoveries, contributing to the theory that human life originated in Africa. Arrive in Ngorongoro for lunch. In the afternoon you go for a Walking safari at the Northern Crater Rim inhabited by buffaloes, elephants and different species of monkeys escorted by an armed ranger guide. Overnight at Ngorongoro Sopa Lodge which, providing a wonderful view towards the crater. FB
Day 12: Ngorongoro Crater Tour
After breakfast you will descend into the crater for a wonderful game drive (with a picnic lunch) inside the Ngorongoro Crater on World Heritage Site holding a permanent population of more than 30 000 animals. As only very few of those migrate in and out of the crater with its 2000 ft. high walls, you can expect to see lions, elephants, giraffes, zebras, hippos, flamingos, jackals, rhinos, antelopes, many birds and other species. The Crater is also home to the rare black rhino almost extinct in Tanzania. With a bit of luck you will see the
'Big Five' during one game drive, Dinner and overnight at Ngorongoro Sopa Lodge. FB
Day 13: Ngorongoro - Lake Manyara National Park
In the morning you drive to Lake Manyara National Park. Nestling at the base of the Great Rift Valley Escarpment, the park is recognized for its incredible beauty with lush vegetation and tropical forests of giant fig and mahogany trees. Lots of elephants, giraffe, buffalo, zebra and a variety of antelope inhabit the park as well as a variety of monkeys and a large population of hippos. If you are lucky you may see the Manyara lions, well known for their tree climbing habits, lazily resting on the branches of an "Acacia tortilis" tree. The birdlife is also abundant, with flamingoes, pelicans, hornbills and plenty of forest species, Dinner and overnight at Lake Manyara Serena Lodge. FB
Day 14: Manyara - Arusha-Nairobi
Time at leisure in the morning until your departure transfer to Kilimanjaro Airport for departure or to Arusha Airport for your flight to Zanzibar for beach extension. Breakfast included. End of Services by Gofan Safaris
- On arrival Meet and assist at Jomo Kenyatta Intl Airport.
- All applicable transfers as per the Itinerary. .
- Nairobi hotel based on Half board basis.
- Safari Lodges based on Full board accommodation.
- All park Entrance fee as per the Itinerary Kenya and Tanzania
- Service of an English speaking driver guide.
- Game drive in an excellent safari build vehicle.
- Drop off at Nairobi
- 1 Complimentary bottle of water daily while on safari.
- Welcome Safari Kit and Safari Hat
- Meals as per the Itinerary
- Flight into Nairobi and out of Nairobi | Local flight
- Extras at the lodges and hotel I.e. Drinks, Laundry service etc
- Visa and Travel insurance