Skip to content

10-Day Tanzania Great Migration Safari Tour

From $3,922 per person sharing

10-Day Tanzania Great Migration Safari Tour

From $3,922 per person sharing

Tour Overview

Embark on a captivating 10-day safari adventure across Tanzania, beginning with a warm reception at Kilimanjaro International Airport and transitioning into the breathtaking landscapes of Arusha. The journey takes you through the renowned Tarangire National Park, a sanctuary for majestic elephants and iconic baobabs. Experience the wild beauty and diverse wildlife of Manyara National Park, complemented by serene evenings in the Tanzanian bush.

Marvel at the wonders of the Ngorongoro Crater, a sanctuary for the Big Five, before venturing into the vast plains of the Serengeti. Depending on the season, witness the awe-inspiring Great Wildebeest Migration in either the Northern, Central, or Southern Serengeti. Your safari is enriched by the vibrant ecosystems and predator sightings, offering a deep connection with Africa’s untamed beauty.

The journey concludes with a scenic flight from the Serengeti back to Kilimanjaro International Airport, leaving you with enduring memories of Tanzania’s spectacular wilderness. This safari promises a blend of exploration, adventure, and relaxation, set against the backdrop of some of Africa’s most iconic landscapes.

type

Mid-Range tour

This tour uses mid-range tented camps and lodges.

activity

Activities

Game drives

private

Private tour

Exclusively organised for you and won’t be shared with others

customize

Can be customised

You can request changes to this tour

start

Start/End point

This tour starts and ends in Arusha.

car

Game drives

Pop-roof 4×4 vehicle

cal

Can start any day

If availability permits, this tour can start on any day

solo

Suitable for solo travellers

Solo travellers can book this private tour

Day
Destinations
Accommodation
Night
Category
Day 1
Arusha Town
Villa Maua
1
Gold
Day 2-3
Tarangire NP
Maramboi Tented Lodge
2
Gold
Day 4
Manyara NP
Ngorongoro Coffee Lodge
1
Silver
Day 5
Ngorongoro Crater
Ngorongoro Coffee Lodge
1
Silver
Day 6-9
Serengeti National Park
Kati Kati Tented Camp
4
Silver
Day 10
Serengeti NP – Flight to JRO
End of Tour – No Accommodation

Tour Itinerary:

Day 1: Arrival Day: Kilimanjaro International Airport – Retreat to Arusha

Begin your adventure as you land at Kilimanjaro International Airport, where the welcoming faces of our knowledgeable guides greet you. A short transfer brings you into the embrace of Tanzania’s vibrant landscapes. Settle into your mid-range accommodation, a peaceful haven that blends comfort with the natural beauty of Tanzania.

This day is designed for relaxation, acclimatisation, and a detailed pre-safari briefing, setting the stage for future experiences. Enjoy the calm and scenic beauty of your surroundings as evening falls, with the iconic Mount Meru painting a breathtaking backdrop, readying you for the safari adventure ahead.

Day 1 Arrival Day Kilimanjaro International Airport - Retreat to Arusha (Custom)

Day 2: Tarangire National Park Exploration

Following breakfast in Arusha, we set out for Tarangire National Park, renowned for its extensive elephant populations and the iconic baobab trees. Embark on a wildlife safari, observing various animals congregating around the Tarangire River, a crucial water source during the dry season. Enjoy a midday meal in the park’s picturesque setting.

As the evening approaches, retreat to Maramboi Tented Lodge just outside Tarangire National Park. This classic lodge offers a comfortable and immersive experience in the Tanzanian bush, providing the perfect backdrop for dinner and an overnight stay, enveloping you in the natural splendour and tranquillity of the surroundings.

Day 2 Tarangire National Park Exploration (Custom)

Day 3: Full-Day Exploration of Tarangire National Park

Begin your day with an early safari in Tarangire National Park, where you’ll witness the park come alive. Observe elephants near ancient baobabs and predators on the move against a backdrop of stunning landscapes. After a morning of wildlife watching, continue your adventures into the afternoon, focusing on the park’s diverse inhabitants and the crucial role baobabs play in the dry season.

Conclude your immersive day with a return to your classic lodge outside the park. Here, relax and dine under the stars, reflecting on a day filled with natural wonders and wildlife encounters, ready for a restful overnight stay. This experience offers a blend of thrilling exploration and serene relaxation in the heart of Tanzania.

Day 3 Full-Day Exploration of Tarangire National Park (Custom)

Day 4: Exploration at Lake Manyara National Park

Start your day with breakfast before leaving Tarangire for Lake Manyara National Park, a gem within the Tanzanian landscape known for its tree-climbing lions and diverse wildlife. Lake Manyara boasts a spectacular range of ecosystems along the Great Rift Valley, from its flamingo-dotted alkaline lake to dense rainforests and expansive woodlands.

Your safari continues with a morning game drive, where you can encounter elephants, monkeys, birds, and the park’s famed hippos. After enjoying lunch amidst the park’s natural beauty, the afternoon promises further wildlife sightings.

Conclude your adventure-filled day by returning to your camp or lodge for an evening of relaxation and dinner, reflecting on the day’s discoveries in the serene embrace of Tanzania’s wilderness.

Day 4 Exploration at Lake Manyara National Park (Custom)

Day 5: Journey into Ngorongoro Crater

After an early breakfast, embark on a journey to the Ngorongoro Crater, a UNESCO World Heritage site known for its rich ecosystem and unparalleled wildlife density, including the Big Five. Descend into the crater for a full day of wildlife observation in this unique setting, where you’ll encounter lions, elephants, rhinos, and more against the backdrop of one of Africa’s most stunning landscapes.

Enjoy a midday picnic lunch amidst this breathtaking scenery, followed by further exploration of the crater’s diverse habitats. Return to your lodge as the day winds down, where an evening of relaxation and dinner awaits. This will offer a moment to reflect on the day’s adventures in the heart of Tanzania’s wilderness.

Day 5 Journey into Ngorongoro Crater (Custom)

Day 6: Safari Adventure in the Serengeti (Central/North/South) 

Begin the day with breakfast before embarking on a drive to Serengeti National Park, a sanctuary famed for the Great Migration and a diverse array of predators. Depending on the season, you’ll follow the migration’s path to maximise wildlife viewing opportunities, whether in the park’s northern, central, or southern areas.

Your game drive in the Serengeti will reveal the spectacle of predators and prey in their natural habitat, offering insights into the circle of life in this vast ecosystem. After a day of exploration, retreat to your mid-range camp in the heart of the park for dinner and an overnight stay, perfectly positioned to continue your immersive experience in the wilds of Africa.

Legendary Expeditions - Mwiba and Maswa - Tanzania

Day 7: Immersive Safari in the Serengeti (Central/North/South)

Embark on a full-day safari in Serengeti National Park, guided by the movements of the stunning wildebeest migration across the north, central, or southern regions. Your journey will be rich with opportunities to witness the Big Five in their natural environment alongside the Serengeti’s famed big cats and vast herds of herbivores. The park’s diverse landscapes—from acacia-dotted savannahs to vibrant waterholes—serve as the perfect stage for unparalleled wildlife observation and photography.

Retreat to your camp or lodge as the sun sets on a day filled with breathtaking wildlife encounters. The evening unwinds with dinner beneath the vast African sky, where the campfire shares stories of the day’s adventures. This immersive safari experience, deeply connected to the rhythms of the Serengeti’s wildlife and landscapes, encapsulates the essence of the African wilderness adventure.

Day 7 Immersive Safari in the Serengeti (CentralNorthSouth) (Custom)

Day 8: Serengeti Safari Continues (Central/North/South)

Embark on your third day in the Serengeti, tailored to the season and the majestic Great Wildebeest Migration’s location. Whether you find yourself in the northern Serengeti, known for its dramatic river crossings from July to October, or the southern plains, celebrated for the calving season between December and March, your day begins post-breakfast with a full-day game drive. This excursion offers the chance to encounter diverse wildlife, from elephants and buffaloes to cheetahs and the elusive black rhino, guided by your driver’s seasoned knowledge.

The Serengeti’s dynamic ecosystem ensures each day is filled with new sights and experiences, possibly including a Mara River crossing in the north. As the day concludes, you’ll return to your camp or lodge, where the evening unfolds with dinner and tales of the day’s adventures under the starlit African sky. This immersive experience in either the northern or southern Serengeti offers unparalleled wildlife viewing, deeply connected to this vast wilderness area’s natural rhythms and cycles.

Day 8 Serengeti Safari Continues (CentralNorthSouth) (Custom)

Day 9: Deep Dive into Serengeti’s Wonders (Central/North/South)

Begin your day in the heart of the Serengeti with a nourishing breakfast before embarking on a morning game drive. Depending on the season, this journey through the park’s central, northern, or southern regions provides a front-row seat to the Great Wildebeest Migration and the park’s year-round residents. From the elusive martial eagle soaring above to the vast herds of migratory animals on the ground, each moment is a testament to the Serengeti’s thriving ecosystem and the delicate balance of wildlife survival.

As the afternoon unfolds, venture deeper into the Serengeti’s expanse for further exploration of its diverse habitats and inhabitants. Whether it’s witnessing the dramatic river crossings in the northern plains, experiencing the buzz of activity in the central Serengeti, or observing the calving season’s beginnings in the south, your day is filled with unparalleled wildlife viewing opportunities. Concluding with a return to your accommodation, the evening is a time for relaxation, dinner, and sharing the day’s extraordinary encounters.

Day 9 Deep Dive into Serengeti's Wonders (CentralNorthSouth) (Custom)

Day 10: Farewell Flight from Serengeti to Kilimanjaro International Airport (JRO)

After breakfast and a final game drive in the Serengeti, you’ll be escorted to the airstrip for your flight to Kilimanjaro International Airport (JRO), offering one last aerial view of Tanzania’s wilderness. Upon arrival at JRO, prepare for your international departure, carrying memories of an unforgettable safari. For those wishing to extend their adventure, consider visiting Tanzania’s idyllic islands like Zanzibar, Pemba, or Mafia for a tranquil conclusion to your journey.

Day 10 Farewell Flight from Serengeti to Kilimanjaro International Airport (JRO)

Inclusions:

  • Pick up and drop off at Arusha/Kilimanjaro International Airport
  • English-speaking driver-guide
  • Flight from Serengeti to Kilimanjaro International Airport
  • Park fees
  • All activities as specified in the itinerary.
  • Evacuation insurance (AMREF – Flying Doctors)
  • All accommodation – (Unless listed as upgrade)
  • All transportation – (Unless labelled as optional)
  • 4×4 Customized safari vehicle
  • All meals

Exclusions:

  • International flights – (From/to home)
  • Additional accommodation before and at the end of the tour
  • Tips – (Highly recommended)
  • Personal items – (Souvenirs, travel insurance, visa fees, etc.)
  • Government-imposed increase of taxes and park fees
  • Meals not specified.
  • Hot air balloon safari US$ 599 per person
  • Drinks and beverages
  • Laundry services
Travel Dates
1 Pax
2 Pax
3 Pax
4 Pax
5 Pax
6 Pax
Feb 1, 2024 – Feb 29, 2024
$7,652
$5,095
$4,774
$4,214
$4,199
$3,922
March 1, 2024 – March 31, 2024
$7,651
$7,651
$7,651
$7,651
$7,651
$7,651
April 1, 2024 – May 31, 2024
$6,784
$6,784
$6,784
$6,784
$6,784
$6,784
June 1, 2024 – Oct 31, 2024
$7,652
$7,652
$7,652
$7,652
$7,652
$7,652
Nov 1, 2024 – Nov 30, 2024
$7,235
$7,235
$7,235
$7,235
$7,235
$7,235
Dec 1, 2024 – Dec 31, 2024
$7,365
$7,365
$7,365
$7,365
$7,365
$7,365

Tour Overview

Embark on a captivating 10-day safari adventure across Tanzania, beginning with a warm reception at Kilimanjaro International Airport and transitioning into the breathtaking landscapes of Arusha. The journey takes you through the renowned Tarangire National Park, a sanctuary for majestic elephants and iconic baobabs. Experience the wild beauty and diverse wildlife of Manyara National Park, complemented by serene evenings in the Tanzanian bush.

Marvel at the wonders of the Ngorongoro Crater, a sanctuary for the Big Five, before venturing into the vast plains of the Serengeti. Depending on the season, witness the awe-inspiring Great Wildebeest Migration in either the Northern, Central, or Southern Serengeti. Your safari is enriched by the vibrant ecosystems and predator sightings, offering a deep connection with Africa’s untamed beauty.

The journey concludes with a scenic flight from the Serengeti back to Kilimanjaro International Airport, leaving you with enduring memories of Tanzania’s spectacular wilderness. This safari promises a blend of exploration, adventure, and relaxation, set against the backdrop of some of Africa’s most iconic landscapes.

type

Mid-Range tour

This tour uses mid-range tented camps and lodges.

activity

Activities

Game drives

private

Private tour

Exclusively organised for you and won't be shared with others

customize

Can be customised

You can request changes to this tour

start

Start/End point

This tour starts and ends in Arusha.

car

Game drives

Pop-roof 4×4 vehicle

cal

Can start any day

If availability permits, this tour can start on any day

solo

Suitable for solo travellers

Solo travellers can book this private tour

Day
Destinations
Accommodation
Night
Category
Day 1
Arusha Town
Villa Maua
1
Gold
Day 2-3
Tarangire NP
Maramboi Tented Lodge
2
Gold
Day 4
Manyara NP
Ngorongoro Coffee Lodge
1
Silver
Day 5
Ngorongoro Crater
Ngorongoro Coffee Lodge
1
Silver
Day 6-9
Serengeti National Park
Kati Kati Tented Camp
4
Silver
Day 10
Serengeti NP – Flight to JRO
End of Tour – No Accommodation
-
-

Tour Itinerary:

Day 1: Arrival Day: Kilimanjaro International Airport - Retreat to Arusha

Begin your adventure as you land at Kilimanjaro International Airport, where the welcoming faces of our knowledgeable guides greet you. A short transfer brings you into the embrace of Tanzania's vibrant landscapes. Settle into your mid-range accommodation, a peaceful haven that blends comfort with the natural beauty of Tanzania.

This day is designed for relaxation, acclimatisation, and a detailed pre-safari briefing, setting the stage for future experiences. Enjoy the calm and scenic beauty of your surroundings as evening falls, with the iconic Mount Meru painting a breathtaking backdrop, readying you for the safari adventure ahead.

Day 1 Arrival Day Kilimanjaro International Airport - Retreat to Arusha (Custom)

Day 2: Tarangire National Park Exploration

Following breakfast in Arusha, we set out for Tarangire National Park, renowned for its extensive elephant populations and the iconic baobab trees. Embark on a wildlife safari, observing various animals congregating around the Tarangire River, a crucial water source during the dry season. Enjoy a midday meal in the park's picturesque setting.

As the evening approaches, retreat to Maramboi Tented Lodge just outside Tarangire National Park. This classic lodge offers a comfortable and immersive experience in the Tanzanian bush, providing the perfect backdrop for dinner and an overnight stay, enveloping you in the natural splendour and tranquillity of the surroundings.

Day 2 Tarangire National Park Exploration (Custom)

Day 3: Full-Day Exploration of Tarangire National Park

Begin your day with an early safari in Tarangire National Park, where you'll witness the park come alive. Observe elephants near ancient baobabs and predators on the move against a backdrop of stunning landscapes. After a morning of wildlife watching, continue your adventures into the afternoon, focusing on the park's diverse inhabitants and the crucial role baobabs play in the dry season.

Conclude your immersive day with a return to your classic lodge outside the park. Here, relax and dine under the stars, reflecting on a day filled with natural wonders and wildlife encounters, ready for a restful overnight stay. This experience offers a blend of thrilling exploration and serene relaxation in the heart of Tanzania.

Day 3 Full-Day Exploration of Tarangire National Park (Custom)

Day 4: Exploration at Lake Manyara National Park

Start your day with breakfast before leaving Tarangire for Lake Manyara National Park, a gem within the Tanzanian landscape known for its tree-climbing lions and diverse wildlife. Lake Manyara boasts a spectacular range of ecosystems along the Great Rift Valley, from its flamingo-dotted alkaline lake to dense rainforests and expansive woodlands.

Your safari continues with a morning game drive, where you can encounter elephants, monkeys, birds, and the park's famed hippos. After enjoying lunch amidst the park's natural beauty, the afternoon promises further wildlife sightings.

Conclude your adventure-filled day by returning to your camp or lodge for an evening of relaxation and dinner, reflecting on the day's discoveries in the serene embrace of Tanzania's wilderness.

Day 4 Exploration at Lake Manyara National Park (Custom)

Day 5: Journey into Ngorongoro Crater

After an early breakfast, embark on a journey to the Ngorongoro Crater, a UNESCO World Heritage site known for its rich ecosystem and unparalleled wildlife density, including the Big Five. Descend into the crater for a full day of wildlife observation in this unique setting, where you'll encounter lions, elephants, rhinos, and more against the backdrop of one of Africa's most stunning landscapes.

Enjoy a midday picnic lunch amidst this breathtaking scenery, followed by further exploration of the crater's diverse habitats. Return to your lodge as the day winds down, where an evening of relaxation and dinner awaits. This will offer a moment to reflect on the day's adventures in the heart of Tanzania's wilderness.

Day 5 Journey into Ngorongoro Crater (Custom)

Day 6: Safari Adventure in the Serengeti (Central/North/South) 

Begin the day with breakfast before embarking on a drive to Serengeti National Park, a sanctuary famed for the Great Migration and a diverse array of predators. Depending on the season, you'll follow the migration's path to maximise wildlife viewing opportunities, whether in the park's northern, central, or southern areas.

Your game drive in the Serengeti will reveal the spectacle of predators and prey in their natural habitat, offering insights into the circle of life in this vast ecosystem. After a day of exploration, retreat to your mid-range camp in the heart of the park for dinner and an overnight stay, perfectly positioned to continue your immersive experience in the wilds of Africa.

Legendary Expeditions - Mwiba and Maswa - Tanzania

Day 7: Immersive Safari in the Serengeti (Central/North/South)

Embark on a full-day safari in Serengeti National Park, guided by the movements of the stunning wildebeest migration across the north, central, or southern regions. Your journey will be rich with opportunities to witness the Big Five in their natural environment alongside the Serengeti's famed big cats and vast herds of herbivores. The park's diverse landscapes—from acacia-dotted savannahs to vibrant waterholes—serve as the perfect stage for unparalleled wildlife observation and photography.

Retreat to your camp or lodge as the sun sets on a day filled with breathtaking wildlife encounters. The evening unwinds with dinner beneath the vast African sky, where the campfire shares stories of the day's adventures. This immersive safari experience, deeply connected to the rhythms of the Serengeti's wildlife and landscapes, encapsulates the essence of the African wilderness adventure.

Day 7 Immersive Safari in the Serengeti (CentralNorthSouth) (Custom)

Day 8: Serengeti Safari Continues (Central/North/South)

Embark on your third day in the Serengeti, tailored to the season and the majestic Great Wildebeest Migration's location. Whether you find yourself in the northern Serengeti, known for its dramatic river crossings from July to October, or the southern plains, celebrated for the calving season between December and March, your day begins post-breakfast with a full-day game drive. This excursion offers the chance to encounter diverse wildlife, from elephants and buffaloes to cheetahs and the elusive black rhino, guided by your driver's seasoned knowledge.

The Serengeti's dynamic ecosystem ensures each day is filled with new sights and experiences, possibly including a Mara River crossing in the north. As the day concludes, you'll return to your camp or lodge, where the evening unfolds with dinner and tales of the day’s adventures under the starlit African sky. This immersive experience in either the northern or southern Serengeti offers unparalleled wildlife viewing, deeply connected to this vast wilderness area's natural rhythms and cycles.

Day 8 Serengeti Safari Continues (CentralNorthSouth) (Custom)

Day 9: Deep Dive into Serengeti's Wonders (Central/North/South)

Begin your day in the heart of the Serengeti with a nourishing breakfast before embarking on a morning game drive. Depending on the season, this journey through the park's central, northern, or southern regions provides a front-row seat to the Great Wildebeest Migration and the park's year-round residents. From the elusive martial eagle soaring above to the vast herds of migratory animals on the ground, each moment is a testament to the Serengeti's thriving ecosystem and the delicate balance of wildlife survival.

As the afternoon unfolds, venture deeper into the Serengeti's expanse for further exploration of its diverse habitats and inhabitants. Whether it's witnessing the dramatic river crossings in the northern plains, experiencing the buzz of activity in the central Serengeti, or observing the calving season's beginnings in the south, your day is filled with unparalleled wildlife viewing opportunities. Concluding with a return to your accommodation, the evening is a time for relaxation, dinner, and sharing the day's extraordinary encounters.

Day 9 Deep Dive into Serengeti's Wonders (CentralNorthSouth) (Custom)

Day 10: Farewell Flight from Serengeti to Kilimanjaro International Airport (JRO)

After breakfast and a final game drive in the Serengeti, you'll be escorted to the airstrip for your flight to Kilimanjaro International Airport (JRO), offering one last aerial view of Tanzania's wilderness. Upon arrival at JRO, prepare for your international departure, carrying memories of an unforgettable safari. For those wishing to extend their adventure, consider visiting Tanzania's idyllic islands like Zanzibar, Pemba, or Mafia for a tranquil conclusion to your journey.

Day 10 Farewell Flight from Serengeti to Kilimanjaro International Airport (JRO)

Inclusions:

  • Pick up and drop off at Arusha/Kilimanjaro International Airport
  • English-speaking driver-guide
  • Flight from Serengeti to Kilimanjaro International Airport
  • Park fees
  • All activities as specified in the itinerary.
  • Evacuation insurance (AMREF - Flying Doctors)
  • All accommodation - (Unless listed as upgrade)
  • All transportation - (Unless labelled as optional)
  • 4x4 Customized safari vehicle
  • All meals

Exclusions:

  • International flights - (From/to home)
  • Additional accommodation before and at the end of the tour
  • Tips - (Highly recommended)
  • Personal items - (Souvenirs, travel insurance, visa fees, etc.)
  • Government-imposed increase of taxes and park fees
  • Meals not specified.
  • Hot air balloon safari US$ 599 per person
  • Drinks and beverages
  • Laundry services

Prices

Travel Dates
1 Pax
2 Pax
3 Pax
4 Pax
5 Pax
6 Pax
Feb 1, 2024 - Feb 29, 2024
$7,652
$5,095
$4,774
$4,214
$4,199
$3,922
March 1, 2024 - March 31, 2024
$7,651
$7,651
$7,651
$7,651
$7,651
$7,651
April 1, 2024 - May 31, 2024
$6,784
$6,784
$6,784
$6,784
$6,784
$6,784
June 1, 2024 - Oct 31, 2024
$7,652
$7,652
$7,652
$7,652
$7,652
$7,652
Nov 1, 2024 - Nov 30, 2024
$7,235
$7,235
$7,235
$7,235
$7,235
$7,235
Dec 1, 2024 - Dec 31, 2024
$7,365
$7,365
$7,365
$7,365
$7,365
$7,365