Ndutu Migration safari


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Wildebeest Calving safari;

The Great Wildebeest Calving Safari has been planned exactly to focus on tracking the Great Serengeti Wildebeest migration through calving from December to April. The areas to be enclosed is Ndutu Plain area, as well as the Southern areas of Serengeti National Park where the popularity of wildebeest is usually found. A visit to the world-famous Ngorongoro Crater is part of this safari as well.

The Southern Serengeti and Ndutu areas in Tanzania are the finest sites for the months of January, February and March to eyewitness thousands of wildebeest spread across the plains grazing on the rich short grass plains. Predator action is at its peak with great sightings of cheetah, lion, hyena, and leopard and a very good chance to see adrenalin-packed kills.

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  • Accommodation
  • All transfers by 4×4 Safari LandCruiser
  • Activities
  • Full board
  • International Flights
  • Items not mentioned under Inclusions
  • Comprehensive Travel Insurance
  • Gratuities
wildebeest calving safari

Day by Day Itinerary; The Safari itinerary shows you both included and optional activities into this itinerary sample, considering the above inclusions for this tour will be seen below, Our Expert will help you choose best among Budget, Mid-range, or Luxury Accommodation as well as customize this tour for the guaranteed experience. Fill Inquiry Form Or Chat with our expert on live chat.

01 Night in Karatu

Tarangire National Park

After your breakfast at the hotel in Arusha, we will pick you up and proceed to Tarangire National park. Among the best savannah parks in Northern Tanzania located in Manyara region, this residence is branded by the large herds of elephants, tree climbing lions, and the enthralling baobab trees also called the Tree of Life for its almost mythical powers that some cultures attach to it. This park is especially known for Tarangire river which flows all year round and the only source of water for wild animals during dry seasons.

Ndutu Migration Safari

02 Night in Ndutu Plain.

Ndutu Area "Ngorongoro"

After breakfast, we will set off for Ndutu area laid in the Ngorongoro conservation area, which is part of the southern Serengeti eco-system. Lake Ndutu like most other rift lakes is alkaline however the water is still drinkable and consumed by a wide array of local wildlife. Staying in the migration camps or in one of the few permanent lodges in Ndutu area.

We will spend the afternoon with a game drive in the Ndutu area and full day game in the following 2 days. The herds of the wildebeest migration can normally be found on the short-grass plains from December to April. The area is usually heavily populated with elephant, birds and resident game. If you will arrive between January middle of March possible to witness the wildebeest calving live and wonder the calves walking in just few minutes. Ndutu is the main focus area on this Wildebeest Calving safari, its sometimes famous called Ndutu Migration safari.

02 Nights in Central Serengeti

Serengeti National Park

After breakfast, you will enjoy a full day game drive in the Ndutu area exploring a great range of various locales such as marshes, woodland, soda lakes and the world-famous Serengeti short grass plains. You will witness herds of wildebeest and zebras especially during a short time-frame from around February and lasting for about 3 weeks where majority of the wildebeest calve.

The sea of grass provides little cover and the young makes an easy prey for a variety of predators. Wildebeest calves can run minutes after they were born and within 3 days, they are normally strong enough to keep up with the herd.

In the afternoon, we will set off for Serengeti National Park. We will spend 2 nights at central part of Serengeti, well known as Seronera, enjoying the full day game drives with chance to see a lot of animals especially cats.

ndutu migration safari


Ngorongoro Crater tour - Transfer to Airport.

Breakfast at the camp. Today, discover the beautiful Ngorongoro Crater a fascinating 20 km wide crater and safari destination, known for its rich wildlife that is protected within its 600 metre high walls. It’s the best place in Tanzania to spot the ‘Big Five’ mammals and more than 400 bird species can be spotted within this monumental crater. Stop for a picnic lunch upon the shore of beautiful Lake Magadi and watch the colorful flamingos and hippos, who bathe in the lake water. After fully exploring the breath of natural attractions within the crater, ascend to the top and transfer to the lodge. in the afternoon drive off the Crater and take a transfer to Airport.

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