Serengeti Mara River Migration Crossing Safari 8 days

Serengeti Mara River Migration Crossing Safari is unforgettable 8 days African adventure that gives travelers enough days wondering in the wilderness enjoying, studying, leaning and experiencing awesome vibrant of natural wonders with over two million Beests in the event of cycle migration from point “A” to point “B” where by over 450 miles through the Savannah plains of Serengeti, bush lands looking for green pasture, crossing the Mara River to ensure that they survive, The main reason why animals migrating; is to avoid staving, food is very important item to every living creature, you know exactly if don’t get food for couple of days, then you are in trouble. For the wild animals it is miracle, how it happens is unbelievable. Your driver guides have all this in their minds and will offer you lecture right in the event. Like wise to animals for they are green pasture dependents, especially Wildebeest, the migrant stake holder, they need water and new green grass. The move according to rain patterns in the ecosystem, which also involves large and small predators, which are lions, hyenas, cheetahs, wild-dogs, leopards and other birds of prey. Well in the event of crossing the Mara River, large crocodiles at their best will have no excuse to let them go, some of the migrant will be killed by the predators and some by the flood; this is an interesting long journey, come and witness the event. Gofan safaris & Travel African will take you very close to the migration to witness by yourself.

Trip Info

Minimum Rate Per Adult: US 3,299

Departing From: Arusha

Duration: 8 Days / 7 Nights

Departure Time: 0830 Hrs (possible to leave earlier than)

Departures: Daily

Minimum Persons Required: 2

Best Time: July, August, September and October

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 Now

Itinerary

Day 1 : Arrive - Arusha
Arrive Kilimanjaro International Airport We will meet you at the airport and transfer you to Arusha town for overnight at the hotel. Today you can either go for shopping of visiting Arusha Central Market or Souvenir shops-Maasai Market.

Day 2 : Tarangire National Park
Depart from Arusha to Tarangire National Park. game drive in the park till lunch time (picnic lunch) More game drive till sunset. Dinner and overnight at the lodge

Day 3 : Ngorongoro Crater Tour
Morning after breakfast, you will drive to Ngorongoro and descend in the crater for crater tour. Picnic lunch in the crater. More game drive until late afternoon when you will drive to the lodge for overnight. Ngorongoro Rhino Lodge

Day 4 : Serengeti Central - Seronera Area
After breakfast, drive to Serengeti national park via the famous Ngorongoro Conservation area. Short stop at the Olduvai Gorge (optional) Sunset game drive will be at Seronera river valley. Dinner and overnight at the lodge. Serengeti Katikati Tented Camp

Day 5 : Serengeti North - Lobo Area
Full day in Serengeti. In the morning you will be driving to northern Serengeti for game drive in this area till Sunset. Today you can come back to he lodge for hot lunch or have picnic lunch. Dinner and overnight at the Lodge. Lobo Wildlife Lodge

Day 6 : Serengeti - Mara River
Early breakfast, depart for morning game drive along the Mara river. (picnic lunch by the river where you will be watching crocodiles. You will be waiting for crossing along the river, but you will also do game drive. Dinner and overnight at the Tented camp. Serengeti Wilderness Camp

Day 7 : Serengeti - Mara River
Yet another full day in Mara river. You can leave by sunrise and come back for hot lunch, Short rest after lunch before you go for evening game drive to sunset. Dinner and overnight at the camp. Serengeti Wilderness Camp

Day 8 : Serengeti - Mara River - FLY TO Arusha
Morning games drive en route to Kogatende Air strip for flight to Arusha at 09:45AM arriving at 11:45AM. You will have a Day room before driving to the Airport for flight back home

Package Includes:

• Pick up and drop off JRO, Kilimanjaro International Airport
• Park entrance fee at Tarangire and Manyara
• Full board accommodation while on safari (picnic lunch, dinner, b/fast, hot lunch)
• Service of an English speaking driver guide
• Transport is a 4by4 Vehicle with a pop up roof for comfortable game viewing
• Drivers Salary and allowances and park fees for vehicle and driver
• Game drives as per the Itinerary
• Mileage is built in the price
• Complementary bottle of water daily
• Government taxes

Package Excludes:

• Extras at the camp i.e. drinks, telephone, laundry etc
• International flight, Visa and Travel Insurance
• Tips to driver Guide (highly recommended $ 15 per person per day)