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8-Day Tanzania Great Migration Luxury Safari Tour

From $7,518 per person sharing

8-Day Tanzania Great Migration Luxury Safari Tour

From $7,518 per person sharing

Tour Overview

Embark on an 8-day luxury safari that puts you at the forefront of Tanzania’s most incredible spectacle: the awe-inspiring Great Wildebeest Migration. Your journey begins with a warm welcome at Kilimanjaro International Airport, followed by a restful evening in the lush tranquillity of Arusha, preparing you for the adventure ahead.

Venture into Tarangire National Park, renowned for its majestic elephants and ancient baobabs, setting the stage for your wildlife encounters. Then, witness the diverse ecosystems and abundant wildlife of Manyara National Park, where each evening is a serene retreat back into nature.

The highlight of your safari is exploring the Serengeti’s vast plains, where, depending on the season, you’ll find yourself amidst the dramatic scenes of the Great Wildebeest Migration. This unparalleled natural phenomenon, featuring millions of wildebeests, zebras, and accompanying predators, offers a once-in-a-lifetime viewing experience enriched by the expert guidance of your safari team.

Conclude your adventure with a visit to the Ngorongoro Crater, a breathtaking natural wonder teeming with wildlife. This site offers yet another opportunity to encounter the Big Five in a stunning setting.

type

Luxury tour

This tour uses Luxury 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
Elewana Arusha Coffee Lodge
1
Platinum
Day 2-3
Tarangire NP
Elewana Tarangire Treetops
2
Platinum
Day 4-5
Serengeti NP
Lemala Kuria Hills Lodge
2
Platinum
Day 6
Serengeti NP
Lemala Nanyukie
1
Platinum
Day 7
Ngorongoro Crater
Ngorongoro Lodge Meliá Collection
1
Platinum
Day 8
Flight to JRO
End of Tour – No Accommodation

Tour Itinerary:

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

Your journey begins with an arrival at Kilimanjaro International Airport, where the warm smiles of our experienced guide greet you. A transfer to the Arusha Coffee Lodge offers you a first taste of Tanzania’s renowned hospitality. The lodge, a luxurious haven set amidst a coffee plantation, provides a serene backdrop for relaxation and a pre-safari briefing.

Spend the evening indulging in the lodge’s comforts, with Mount Meru standing as a silent sentinel in the distance. Today, you can relax in Arusha, enjoy a quick briefing about your upcoming safari, recover from your journey, and soak up the vibrant atmosphere of Africa.

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

Day 2: Discover Tarangire National Park

Start your adventure with a sunrise drive to Tarangire National Park, where baobabs dominate the landscape and teem with elephants. Led by an expert guide, you’ll explore the diverse ecosystems, from the Tarangire River, a wildlife magnet, to the park’s vast savannahs. Keep an eye out for lions, zebras, and a kaleidoscope of birdlife. The park’s giants, the elephants, are a highlight, often spotted in large groups.

As the day unfolds, witness the extraordinary wildlife and learn about the natural harmony within this sanctuary. The evening promises relaxation at Elewana Tarangire Treetops, a luxury lodge nestled in nature. Here, dine under the stars and recount the day’s sightings, ending your immersive Tarangire experience with elegance and serenity.

Day 2 Discover Tarangire National Park (Custom)

Day 3: Unveiling Tarangire’s Hidden Wonders

Continue your Tarangire adventure, uncovering its hidden wonders and diverse ecosystems. With your guide’s deep knowledge, today will be spent observing the park’s vibrant birdlife and witnessing the subtle yet profound interactions among its inhabitants. This exploration offers a deeper appreciation of the park’s natural harmony and delicate ecological balance.

In the evening, retreat to the tranquillity of your treetop lodge, a serene haven that extends the safari experience beyond daylight. Your elevated room amidst the trees uniquely connects to the wilderness, merging comfort with the enchanting sounds and sights of the nocturnal bush. This blend of daytime discovery and evening serenity in Tarangire creates a profound, immersive safari experience of adventure and peaceful reflection.

Day 3 Unveiling Tarangire's Hidden Wonders (Custom)

Day 4: Journey to Serengeti National Park

Embark on a scenic drive through the stunning landscapes of the Ngorongoro Conservation Area en route to the iconic Serengeti National Park. As you enter the realm of endless plains in the afternoon, prepare for an enthralling game drive. The Serengeti, a sanctuary of the Great Migration, offers a front-row seat to the captivating dance of life, where predators and their prey enact the age-old survival drama. Witnessing this spectacle profoundly introduces the park’s vast ecosystem and abundant wildlife.

As the day fades into night, settle into the tranquil luxury of Lemala Kuria Hills Lodge. Nestled within the Serengeti, this premium tented camp offers an intimate connection with the surrounding wilderness, promising a restful end to an exhilarating day of discovery.

Africa, Tanzania, Sanctuary Kusini

Day 5: Full Day in the Serengeti

Spend the entire day getting to know the vast Serengeti, where every corner has something new and exciting. You’ll drive through different parts of the park, seeing everything from large herds of wildebeest and zebra to lions and cheetahs quietly stalking their prey. It’s a full-on nature show with some of the best animal spotting on the planet.

In the evening, relax and share stories around the campfire, a cosy end to a day packed with discovery. Then, head back to the comfort of Lemala Kuria Hills Lodge. Your stay here is all about luxury in the wild, offering a quiet spot to recharge after an adventurous day in the Serengeti.

Day 5 Full Day in the Serengeti (Custom)

Day 6: Adventures in the Serengeti

On this day, tailor your adventure to suit your preferences: opt for a serene hot air balloon ride at dawn to marvel at the Serengeti from above, including a bird’s-eye view of the majestic migration, or pursue ground-level game drives for up-close encounters with the park’s diverse fauna. Both experiences offer distinct vantages of the Serengeti’s vast landscapes and abundant wildlife, culminating in a spectacular sunset that bathes the savannah in golden light.

Evening brings reflection and camaraderie around the campfire, sharing insights and stories from the day’s explorations. Subsequently, you will be escorted back to the elegance of Lemala Nanyukie in the Central Serengeti. The luxurious accommodations provide a harmonious balance with the natural environment, ensuring a restful retreat after an adventure-filled day. This seamless integration of exhilarating exploration and sophisticated relaxation epitomises a distinguished safari experience in the Serengeti.

Day 6 Adventures in the Serengeti

Day 7: Ngorongoro Crater Safari

Set out for the Ngorongoro Crater, an awe-inspiring natural wonder filled with an incredible variety of wildlife. This vast caldera serves as a unique sanctuary, where the high density of animals makes it one of the best places in Africa to see the Big Five up close. Spend your day amidst the crater’s lush plains and sparkling lakes, a picturesque backdrop for unforgettable wildlife observations.

After a day immersed in the unparalleled beauty and diversity of the Ngorongoro Crater, return to the comforts of the Melia Ngorongoro Lodge. The evening provides a serene moment to reflect on the day’s adventures and the marvels of nature you’ve witnessed. This luxurious lodge, ideally situated to complement your safari experience, offers a peaceful night’s rest in anticipation of more adventures.

Day 7 Ngorongoro Crater Safari (Custom)

Day 8: Farewell and Departure from Kilimanjaro International Airport

Cherish the last hours of your Tanzanian safari adventure as you prepare for your departure from Kilimanjaro International Airport. Take a moment to reflect on the unforgettable experiences and the bonds formed amidst the breathtaking vistas of Tanzania. If you’re not quite ready to say goodbye to this beautiful country, consider extending your trip to discover the pristine islands of Tanzania, offering further enchanting adventures and serene escapes.

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
  • 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
  • Flight from Serengeti to Arusha/JRO
  • All meals
  • All soft drinks, house wine, local brand spirits and beers, teas and coffees (excluding champagne, cognacs, fine wines, premium brands, spirits and cigars)
  • Taxes

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
$8,159
$8,159
$8,159
$8,159
$8,159
$8,159
March 1, 2024 – March 31, 2024
$7,934
$7,934
$7,934
$7,934
$7,934
$7,934
April 1, 2024 – May 31, 2024
$7,518
$7,518
$7,518
$7,518
$7,518
$7,518
June 1, 2024 – Oct 31, 2024
$13,321
$13,321
$13,321
$13,321
$13,321
$13,321
Nov 1, 2024 – Nov 30, 2024
$8,479
$8,479
$8,479
$8,479
$8,479
$8,479
Dec 1, 2024 – Dec 31, 2024
$13,600
$13,600
$13,600
$13,600
$13,600
$13,600

Tour Overview

Embark on an 8-day luxury safari that puts you at the forefront of Tanzania's most incredible spectacle: the awe-inspiring Great Wildebeest Migration. Your journey begins with a warm welcome at Kilimanjaro International Airport, followed by a restful evening in the lush tranquillity of Arusha, preparing you for the adventure ahead.

Venture into Tarangire National Park, renowned for its majestic elephants and ancient baobabs, setting the stage for your wildlife encounters. Then, witness the diverse ecosystems and abundant wildlife of Manyara National Park, where each evening is a serene retreat back into nature.

The highlight of your safari is exploring the Serengeti's vast plains, where, depending on the season, you'll find yourself amidst the dramatic scenes of the Great Wildebeest Migration. This unparalleled natural phenomenon, featuring millions of wildebeests, zebras, and accompanying predators, offers a once-in-a-lifetime viewing experience enriched by the expert guidance of your safari team.

Conclude your adventure with a visit to the Ngorongoro Crater, a breathtaking natural wonder teeming with wildlife. This site offers yet another opportunity to encounter the Big Five in a stunning setting.

type

Luxury tour

This tour uses Luxury 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
Elewana Arusha Coffee Lodge
1
Platinum
Day 2-3
Tarangire NP
Elewana Tarangire Treetops
2
Platinum
Day 4-5
Serengeti NP
Lemala Kuria Hills Lodge
2
Platinum
Day 6
Serengeti NP
Lemala Nanyukie
1
Platinum
Day 7
Ngorongoro Crater
Ngorongoro Lodge Meliá Collection
1
Platinum
Day 8
Flight to JRO
End of Tour – No Accommodation
-
-

Tour Itinerary:

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

Your journey begins with an arrival at Kilimanjaro International Airport, where the warm smiles of our experienced guide greet you. A transfer to the Arusha Coffee Lodge offers you a first taste of Tanzania's renowned hospitality. The lodge, a luxurious haven set amidst a coffee plantation, provides a serene backdrop for relaxation and a pre-safari briefing.

Spend the evening indulging in the lodge’s comforts, with Mount Meru standing as a silent sentinel in the distance. Today, you can relax in Arusha, enjoy a quick briefing about your upcoming safari, recover from your journey, and soak up the vibrant atmosphere of Africa.

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

Day 2: Discover Tarangire National Park

Start your adventure with a sunrise drive to Tarangire National Park, where baobabs dominate the landscape and teem with elephants. Led by an expert guide, you'll explore the diverse ecosystems, from the Tarangire River, a wildlife magnet, to the park's vast savannahs. Keep an eye out for lions, zebras, and a kaleidoscope of birdlife. The park's giants, the elephants, are a highlight, often spotted in large groups.

As the day unfolds, witness the extraordinary wildlife and learn about the natural harmony within this sanctuary. The evening promises relaxation at Elewana Tarangire Treetops, a luxury lodge nestled in nature. Here, dine under the stars and recount the day’s sightings, ending your immersive Tarangire experience with elegance and serenity.

Day 2 Discover Tarangire National Park (Custom)

Day 3: Unveiling Tarangire's Hidden Wonders

Continue your Tarangire adventure, uncovering its hidden wonders and diverse ecosystems. With your guide's deep knowledge, today will be spent observing the park's vibrant birdlife and witnessing the subtle yet profound interactions among its inhabitants. This exploration offers a deeper appreciation of the park's natural harmony and delicate ecological balance.

In the evening, retreat to the tranquillity of your treetop lodge, a serene haven that extends the safari experience beyond daylight. Your elevated room amidst the trees uniquely connects to the wilderness, merging comfort with the enchanting sounds and sights of the nocturnal bush. This blend of daytime discovery and evening serenity in Tarangire creates a profound, immersive safari experience of adventure and peaceful reflection.

Day 3 Unveiling Tarangire's Hidden Wonders (Custom)

Day 4: Journey to Serengeti National Park

Embark on a scenic drive through the stunning landscapes of the Ngorongoro Conservation Area en route to the iconic Serengeti National Park. As you enter the realm of endless plains in the afternoon, prepare for an enthralling game drive. The Serengeti, a sanctuary of the Great Migration, offers a front-row seat to the captivating dance of life, where predators and their prey enact the age-old survival drama. Witnessing this spectacle profoundly introduces the park's vast ecosystem and abundant wildlife.

As the day fades into night, settle into the tranquil luxury of Lemala Kuria Hills Lodge. Nestled within the Serengeti, this premium tented camp offers an intimate connection with the surrounding wilderness, promising a restful end to an exhilarating day of discovery.

Africa, Tanzania, Sanctuary Kusini

Day 5: Full Day in the Serengeti

Spend the entire day getting to know the vast Serengeti, where every corner has something new and exciting. You'll drive through different parts of the park, seeing everything from large herds of wildebeest and zebra to lions and cheetahs quietly stalking their prey. It's a full-on nature show with some of the best animal spotting on the planet.

In the evening, relax and share stories around the campfire, a cosy end to a day packed with discovery. Then, head back to the comfort of Lemala Kuria Hills Lodge. Your stay here is all about luxury in the wild, offering a quiet spot to recharge after an adventurous day in the Serengeti.

Day 5 Full Day in the Serengeti (Custom)

Day 6: Adventures in the Serengeti

On this day, tailor your adventure to suit your preferences: opt for a serene hot air balloon ride at dawn to marvel at the Serengeti from above, including a bird's-eye view of the majestic migration, or pursue ground-level game drives for up-close encounters with the park's diverse fauna. Both experiences offer distinct vantages of the Serengeti's vast landscapes and abundant wildlife, culminating in a spectacular sunset that bathes the savannah in golden light.

Evening brings reflection and camaraderie around the campfire, sharing insights and stories from the day’s explorations. Subsequently, you will be escorted back to the elegance of Lemala Nanyukie in the Central Serengeti. The luxurious accommodations provide a harmonious balance with the natural environment, ensuring a restful retreat after an adventure-filled day. This seamless integration of exhilarating exploration and sophisticated relaxation epitomises a distinguished safari experience in the Serengeti.

Day 6 Adventures in the Serengeti

Day 7: Ngorongoro Crater Safari

Set out for the Ngorongoro Crater, an awe-inspiring natural wonder filled with an incredible variety of wildlife. This vast caldera serves as a unique sanctuary, where the high density of animals makes it one of the best places in Africa to see the Big Five up close. Spend your day amidst the crater’s lush plains and sparkling lakes, a picturesque backdrop for unforgettable wildlife observations.

After a day immersed in the unparalleled beauty and diversity of the Ngorongoro Crater, return to the comforts of the Melia Ngorongoro Lodge. The evening provides a serene moment to reflect on the day's adventures and the marvels of nature you've witnessed. This luxurious lodge, ideally situated to complement your safari experience, offers a peaceful night's rest in anticipation of more adventures.

Day 7 Ngorongoro Crater Safari (Custom)

Day 8: Farewell and Departure from Kilimanjaro International Airport

Cherish the last hours of your Tanzanian safari adventure as you prepare for your departure from Kilimanjaro International Airport. Take a moment to reflect on the unforgettable experiences and the bonds formed amidst the breathtaking vistas of Tanzania. If you're not quite ready to say goodbye to this beautiful country, consider extending your trip to discover the pristine islands of Tanzania, offering further enchanting adventures and serene escapes.

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
  • 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
  • Flight from Serengeti to Arusha/JRO
  • All meals
  • All soft drinks, house wine, local brand spirits and beers, teas and coffees (excluding champagne, cognacs, fine wines, premium brands, spirits and cigars)
  • Taxes

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
$8,159
$8,159
$8,159
$8,159
$8,159
$8,159
March 1, 2024 - March 31, 2024
$7,934
$7,934
$7,934
$7,934
$7,934
$7,934
April 1, 2024 - May 31, 2024
$7,518
$7,518
$7,518
$7,518
$7,518
$7,518
June 1, 2024 - Oct 31, 2024
$13,321
$13,321
$13,321
$13,321
$13,321
$13,321
Nov 1, 2024 - Nov 30, 2024
$8,479
$8,479
$8,479
$8,479
$8,479
$8,479
Dec 1, 2024 - Dec 31, 2024
$13,600
$13,600
$13,600
$13,600
$13,600
$13,600