(Mid-July – October) 2024

Serengeti Migration Safari in Tanzania 5 days Itinerary

This 5-day Serengeti Wildebeest Travel Safari takes you to Tanzania's Serengeti National Park, famous for its large migrations of wildebeest and zebras. Enjoy a game drive while spotting wild mammals such as lions, cheetahs, elephants, zebras, antelopes and leopards. Below is the itinerary for our daily 5-day Serengeti Wildebeest/gnu migration Safari trip tour.



Upon arrival at Arusha/Kilimanjaro airport, your Tanzania Burigi Chato Safaris guide will pick you up and transfer you to your hotel in Arusha Tanzania. you will settle in your accommodation, relax and get used to the African atmosphere. Ready to start your 5 Days Great Tanzania Serengeti Migration safari (Mara River Crossing) the next day.

Arusha city in northern Tanzania and the capital city to Arusha Region, with a population of 416,442 and 323,198 in the surrounding Arusha District Located below Meru Mountain on the eastern edge of the eastern branch of the Great Rift Valley, Arusha has a temperate climate. The city is close to the Serengeti National Park, the Ngorongoro, Lake Manyara Park, Olduvai Gorge, Tarangire National Park, Kilmanjaro, and Arusha National Park on Mount Meru.

Accommodation: (OPTIONS)
overnight– (Arush – Arusha Town)
Mrimba palm Hotel or Arsha tourist inn hotel< • • MID-RANGE LODGES,
Natron Palace otel City Link Hotel or Charity international
Mount Meru Hotel Tula Hotel & Spa or Kibo Paris Serena Lodge Arusha
Gran Melia

DAY 1: ARUSHA – SERENGETI (Through Ngorongoro)

On this first day you will leave Arusha; the base town city for safaris in the northern Tanzania and along the Arusha heading Dodoma highway, a picturesque drive towards the Serengeti National Park to start your 5 Days Tanzania Serengeti Migration adventure through Ngorongoro Conservation area. You will pass by a supermarket (depending on your choice) for some last-minute shopping of any personal needs that you may need.

You’ll arrive at Serengeti at the late afternoon hours. Serengeti National Park fame for its endless plains, rolling into the distance as far as the eye can see. We’ll proceed to the Lobo area which is located just north of the Seronera central area. The Serengeti wildebeest migration, normally pass via the Lobo area every year around July / August en-route to the Kenya’s Masai Mara Reserve and again in late October / November en-route to the southern Serengeti National Park.

REMEMBER: You can break up the drive with one or both of the following activities: • Olduvai Gorge Museum; Sometimes known as the Cradle of human kind, the Olduvai Gorge Museum commemorates some of the oldest evidences of human habitation ever found in the whole world. Here expect to see some of the oldest fossil evidence in the world of human habitation, visit the Olduvai Gorge Museum to learn about the human journey through, and take in the stunning views of this stark gorge country. • Maasai boma visit: You will have chance to visit one of the famous Maasai bomas, where you'll have the opportunity to witness, see and participate in traditional Maasai dances, tour/visit trustworthy Maasai village, and even do a little souvenir shopping at the local markets present here around. Both of the above activities are excluded in your Tour Price hence additional cost is Needed.

Arrive in Serengeti in the late afternoon for an Evening game drive then you will check in at a Camp/lodge for dinner and overnight. Lunch is taken at the Picnic sites most likely at the Naabi Hill Gate, you will also get the chance to stretch your legs as your guide sorts out the registration and relevant paperworks. Dinner and overnight at Serengeti. All meals/dishes included.

Accommodation: (OPTIONS)
Meal: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner
overnight – (Central Serengeti)
Nyani Public Campsite |- Pimbi Public campsite • MID-RANGE LODGE|- Katikati Tented Lodge |- Kenzan Tented Camp |- Kiota Tented Camp |- Serengeti
Wilderness Camp
Serengeti Serena Lodge, Serengeti Wildlife Lodge ,Angata Serengeti Asanja Moru Dunia Camp (ASILIA) |- Kiota Camp Serengeti Sopa
Four Season Safari Lodge Melia Serengeti Lodge or &Beyond Serengeti Under Canvas


After having breakfast on the second day of 5 days Tanzanian Serengeti Migration, we head to the northern reach of the Serengeti, also known as the Kogatende. We will do a game drive and en-route from the Lobo area to the Wagakuria area. As we head north, good sightings of giraffe, plain game, herds of buffalo and elephants can be seen.

We arrive in time of lunch at the lodge and after lunch we will enjoy an afternoon game drive in the area. The Serengeti wildebeest migration is normally found in the Wagakuria area around Mid-july to October, depending on rainfall patterns. A long stretch of the Mara River runs through the north Serengeti and the Mara River gives the migration, most difficult obstacle. Witnessing the frantic herds of wildebeest crossing the Mara River in the Serengeti Wildebeest Migration is real amazing.

Accommodation: (OPTIONS)
Meal: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner
overnight (Northern Serengeti)
Robo Campsite
Chaka Tented Camp|- Kenzan Mara Tented Camp|- Mara River Kati Kati camp
Lobo Wildlife Lodge|- Angata Bologonja Tented Camp|- &Beyond Klein’s Camp Bologonja Under Canvas|- Lemala Kuria Hills |- Singita Mara River Tented Camp Mara mara Lodge|- Orakira Migration Camp Under Camvas

DAY 03: Northern Serengeti (Kogatende) – Central Serengeti

Day three of Tanzania Serengeti Migration Adventure continue and after taking breakfast, guests can drive all day in the Wagakuria region. The population of resident wildlife is particularly high in this part of the park, with numbers boasting up to 30 lions, however, from mid-July to October the area turns into a paradise. wild animals. The key factor is the Mara River important river in the Serengeti Wildebeest Migration and it is not uncommon to see herds crossing the Mara River north one day and then back south a few days later. Be careful, finding a ramp is difficult and sometimes a matter of luck.

The Serengeti Migration mystery where as herd can be seen next to the river and only decide whether to cross or not to pass a few days later. The area is a beautiful area with kopjes, woodlands, riparian vegetation and open plains, similar to the Masai Mara Game Reserve in Kenya.

(Balloon ride option is also available in this area) Serengeti Balloon Safaris: No words can conjure up the experience of hovering over Serengeti plains. “Get a panoramic view of the park as you stand by the sun. The hot air balloon ride lasts about an hour, after which passengers gather around a table, surrounded by the park's lush plains, for an 'Out of Africa' English breakfast.

Accommodation: (OPTIONS) Meal: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner
overnight (Central Serengeti)
Nyani Public Campsite | - Pimbi Public campsite
Katikati Tented Lodge |- Kenzan Tented Camp |- Kiota Tented Camp |-Serengeti Wilderness Camp
Serengeti Serena Lodge |-Serengeti Wildlife Lodge |- Angata Serengeti |- Asanja Moru |- Dunia Camp (ASILIA AFRICA) |- Kiota Camp |- Serengeti Sopa Lodge
Four Season Safari Lodge |- Melia Serengeti Lodge |- &Beyond Serengeti Under Canvas


5 Days Tanzania Serengeti Migratin continue in the morning and afternoon game drives in the Serengeti, followed by lunch and leisure breaks at the lodge in the afternoon. The term Serengeti means endless plains in the Maasai language. Carnivores such as leopards, lions, hyenas and cheetahs live in the central plains. The park is usually the scene of annual wildebeest and zebra migrations between the Mara and Serengeti in Kenya. A variety of bird species can be seen here, including eagles, ducks, geese, herons, vultures, secretary birds, crested ibises, storks, egrets, kites, pelicans, cranes and guinea pigs.

Home to more than 3 million large mammals, Serengeti National Park is perhaps the most famous wildlife sanctuary in the world,host of the Mighty Serengeti Wildebeest Migration. About 35 species of plains animals can be seen here, including the 'Big 5' elephants, rhinos, lions, leopards and buffalo. Other commonly encountered species include hippos, giraffes, elands, impalas, other antelopes, baboons, monkeys and over 500 abundant bird species. In May or early June, large herds of wildebeest, gazelles and zebras begin their annual spectacular northward Serengeti migration. Follow predators, lions, cheetahs, wild dogs, and vultures circle overhead.

After lunch, continue your animal watching in the Serengeti and drive to the Serengeti Gates to exit the Serengeti National Park. The game then continues on its way to the Ngorongoro Crater. Dinner and overnight at a camp or lodge on the rim of the Ngorongoro Crater. (You can also make a hot air balloon in this area.) Serengeti Balloon Safari: No words can do justice to the experience of flying over the Serengeti. The flight lasts about an hour, after which passengers gather around a table surrounded by the park's lush plains to enjoy an English-style 'out of Africa' breakfast.

• Accommodation: OPTIONS
Meal: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner
Overnight (Ngorongoro {Crater Rim})
Simba Public Campsite
Rhino Hotel
Ngorongoro Serena Safari Lodge |- Ngorongoro Wildlife |- Ngorongoro Sopa Entamanu Camp |- Kirurumu Ngorongoro |- Lemala Ngorongoro Camp
Ngorongoro Crater Lodge


The day five ,last day of the 5 Days Tanzania Serengeti Migration continue After breakfast,our Burigi Chato team will bring your lunch and descend to the crater for a 7+ hour game drive. Millions of years ago, a volcano the size of Mount Kilimanjaro erupted in the highlands of northern Tanzania. Its eruption formed the Ngorongoro Crater, the world's largest non-flooding caldera. Now inactive and home to wildlife, the crater is a playground where you can go on a game drive in search of the Big Five. A 600 m (1,968 ft) high crater wall, the Ngorongoro Crater Nature Reserve allows many species to thrive and is one of the most densely populated African wildlife sanctuaries in the world, with an estimated Home to 30,000 animals, it's the best place in Africa Tanzania to see the endangered black rhinoceros.

With a year-round supply of water and feed, the park supports a variety of animals including wildebeest, zebras, buffalo, eland, warthogs, hippos, and giant African elephants. Another major attraction of this scenic national park is its huge predator population, including the crater floor of lions, hyenas, jackals, cheetahs, and the ever-elusive leopard. Game drive after picnic lunch. After game drive drive to Arusha/Moshi for overnight stay.

Accommodation: (OPTIONS)
Meal: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner
overnight – (Arusha Town)
Mrimba palm Hotel |- Arusha tourist inn hotel
Natron Palace Hotel |- City Link Hotel |- Charity international
Mount Meru Hotel |- Tulia Hotel & Spa |- Kibo Paris |- Arusha Serena Lodge
Gran Melia

Tanzania Serengeti Wildebeest Migration Safari Price Inclusion


  • Park fees
  • All activities (unless labeled as optional)
  • All accommodation as stated in the itinerary
  • All transportation (unless labeled as optional)
  • All Taxes/VAT
  • Roundtrip airport transfer
  • All Meals (as specified in the day-by-day section)
  • • Drinking water on all days
  • Not Included

  • International flights (from/to home)
  • Balloon Tour
  • Additional accommodation before and at the end of the tour
  • Tips to Guide and Cook
  • Personal items (souvenirs, travel insurance, visa fees, etc.)
  • Government imposed increase of taxes and/or park fees
  • Alcohol drinks
  • The Booking Form


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