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9-Day Great Migration: Tanzania & Kenya

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Experience an incredible 9-day safari showcasing the best of Tanzania and Kenya. Start at Tarangire, renowned for Africa’s largest elephant herds, then head to Ngorongoro for spectacular sightings of the Big Five. Continue to the Serengeti, a prime location for the wildebeest migration, and conclude in Masai Mara, where you can spot the Big Five and witness the awe-inspiring Great Migration. Enjoy the journey at your own pace with a private driver guide and safari vehicle.

Cities & Landmarks

Arusha, Lake Manyara, Karatu, Ngorongoro Crater and The Serengeti & Masai Mara National Reserve

Time of Year

All Year Round

Route overview per day
Tour Features
Luxury tour
This luxury tour features stays in tented camps and hotels.
Private tour
This tour is designed exclusively for you and will not be shared with other travelers.
Can start any day
This tour can commence on any day, subject to availability.
Can be customized
You are welcome to request minor adjustments to the accommodations and destinations included in this tour.
Suitable for solo travelers
This private tour is available for booking by solo travelers.
Suitable for all ages
This tour is appropriate for children of all ages.
Activities & Transportation
Activities: Game Drives
Game Drives: Pop-up Roof 4x4 Vehicle
Getting Around: Pop-up Roof 4x4 Vehicle & Air Transfer
A transfer from and back to the airport is included
Accommodation & Meals

Additional accommodation before and at the end of the tour can be arranged for an extra cost

Day

Accommodation

Meals

1
Maua Villa
Luxury hotel in Arusha (City, Tanzania)
No Meals
No Meals
2
Maramboi Tented Lodge
Luxury tented camp just outside Tarangire NP (Tanzania)
Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner
Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner
3
Ngorongoro Lion's Paw Camp
Luxury tented camp on the crater rim of Ngorongoro Crater (Tanzania)
Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner
Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner
4
Serengeti Sametu Camp
Luxury tented camp inside Central Serengeti (Tanzania)
Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner
Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner
5
Serengeti Sametu Camp
Luxury tented camp inside Central Serengeti (Tanzania)
Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner
Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner
6
Serengeti Sametu Camp
Luxury tented camp inside Central Serengeti (Tanzania)
Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner
Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner
7
Andbeyond Kichwa Tembo Tented Camp (Classic Tent)
Luxury+ tented camp inside Mara Triangle (Masai Mara NR, Kenya)
Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner
Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner
8
Andbeyond Kichwa Tembo Tented Camp (Classic Tent)
Luxury+ tented camp inside Mara Triangle (Masai Mara NR, Kenya)
Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner
Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner
9
No Accommodation
(End of Tour)
Breakfast & Lunch
Breakfast & Lunch
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Arrival

(See Getting There for more details)
You'll be collected from the airport.
Day 1
Arrive Arusha City
Day 1: Arrive Arusha City

As soon as you arrive at Kilimanjaro International Airport, your adventure in Tanzania begins with a friendly greeting from your Bush 2 City guide, who welcomes you with a cheerful "Karibu Tanzania - welcome to Tanzania!" You'll be taken to your hotel, offering the perfect chance to relax and get into the African rhythm.

Main Destination:
Arusha City (Tanzania)
Accommodation:
Maua Villa
Luxury hotel in Arusha (City, Tanzania)
Meals & Drinks:
Drinking water (Other drinks not included)
Meals at own expense
Day 2
Tarangire National Park
Day 2: Tarangire National Park

If we didn't discuss your safari itinerary upon your arrival yesterday, we'll review it after breakfast today. Then, we'll depart for Tarangire National Park, which is about a two-hour drive from Arusha. Along the way, you'll be treated to stunning views of Tanzania's landscape. Enjoy lunch followed by a game drive where you can see magnificent herds of elephants, big cats like lions, leopards, and cheetahs, the towering baobabs, and much more. We'll return to the lodge for dinner and overnight.

Main Destination:
Tarangire National Park (Tanzania)
Best Time To Visit
July to November (Animals come to the Tarangire River)
High Season
June to October (The park is full of visitors)
Best Weather
June to October (Little rainfall)
Accommodation:
Maramboi Tented Lodge
Luxury tented camp just outside Tarangire NP (Tanzania)
Meals & Drinks:
All meals included
Drinking water (Other drinks not included)
Day 3
Ngorongoro Crater
Day 3: Ngorongoro Crater

After breakfast, we'll set off for the Ngorongoro Crater. Upon arrival, we'll start with a morning game drive where you'll spot an array of wildlife including lions, zebras, buffaloes, and the rare black rhinos. Lunch will be served on the crater floor, followed by an afternoon game drive to explore the diverse ecosystems within the crater. Later, we will ascend from the crater and drive back to the lodge for dinner and an overnight stay.

Main Destination:
Ngorongoro Crater (Tanzania)
Best Time To Visit
June to October (Wildlife viewing is best)
High Season
Most of the year – July to March (Expect crowds)
Best Weather
June to October (Rainfall is little to none)
Accommodation:
Ngorongoro Lion's Paw Camp
Luxury tented camp on the crater rim of Ngorongoro Crater (Tanzania)
Meals & Drinks:
All meals included
Drinking water (Other drinks not included)
All drinks (Premium wines & liquors might be excluded)
Day 4
Serengeti National Park
Day 4: Serengeti National Park

After breakfast, we'll head to the Serengeti, about 145 kilometers away, a drive of roughly 3 and a half hours. Once we get there, we'll have lunch and then go on an afternoon safari. The Serengeti is famous for its huge, open plains that amaze everyone, especially if it's your first visit. Over the next few days, we'll see lots of different animals in this amazing place. Every safari drive here is a new adventure, filled with surprises from the wild. You'll see many animals and beautiful scenes that change with the light of day. Remember to take photos, but also to just look around and enjoy the beauty of nature all around you. After a day full of adventure, we'll go back to our camp for dinner and to sleep overnight.

Main Destination:
Serengeti National Park (Tanzania)
Accommodation:
Serengeti Sametu Camp
Luxury tented camp inside Central Serengeti (Tanzania)
Meals & Drinks:
All meals included
Drinking water (Other drinks not included)
All drinks (Premium wines & liquors might be excluded)
Day 5
Serengeti National Park
Day 5: Serengeti National Park

Today, we're spending the whole day exploring the Serengeti, where lots of wildlife roam freely. Our adventure might bring us face-to-face with big cats—cheetahs, leopards, and lions—especially since each season changes who we might see. We'll take in the Serengeti's varied scenes, from the water-rich Seronera River to the distinctive kopjes, large rock formations. Lunch will be outdoors, offering a unique experience that varies with the seasons. Depending on the time of year, we may also witness migrating herds alongside the resident animals, making for spectacular sights. After our day of discovery, we return to our lodge or camp for dinner and overnight.

Main Destination:
Serengeti National Park (Tanzania)
Accommodation:
Serengeti Sametu Camp
Luxury tented camp inside Central Serengeti (Tanzania)
Meals & Drinks:
All meals included
Drinking water (Other drinks not included)
All drinks (Premium wines & liquors might be excluded)
Day 6
Serengeti National Park
Day 5: Serengeti National Park

Today, we're going on another exciting trip to the Serengeti, a big park full of wild animals. We'll look for big cats like cheetahs, leopards, and lions. The place changes with the seasons, so there's always something new to see. We'll visit places where animals come to drink water and see big, tall rocks sticking out of the ground. We'll eat lunch outside, right in the middle of nature.

If we're lucky, we might see a huge group of wildebeest and zebras moving together to find food and water. This is called the Great Migration and it's amazing to watch. After a full day of adventure, we'll head back to our place to sleep, have dinner, and talk about everything we saw.

Main Destination:
Serengeti National Park (Tanzania)
Accommodation:
Serengeti Sametu Camp
Luxury tented camp inside Central Serengeti (Tanzania)
Meals & Drinks:
All meals included
Drinking water (Other drinks not included)
All drinks (Premium wines & liquors might be excluded)
Day 7
Fly to Masai Mara National Reserve
Day 7: Flight to Masai Mara National Reserve (Included in the price)

Wake up early and enjoy breakfast at the camp before being transferred to Seronera Airstrip for your flight to Masai Mara, Kenya. Upon arrival, your dedicated driver-guide will greet you and take you to Kichea Tembo for lunch. In the afternoon, set off on a game drive where the adventure continues. Keep an eye out for the Big Five and, if the timing is right, the wildebeest migration, all set against awe-inspiring landscapes and scenery. At the end of the afternoon, drive back to camp for dinner and an overnight stay.

Main Destination:
Masai Mara National Reserve (Tanzania)
Accommodation:
Andbeyond Kichwa Tembo Tented Camp (Classic Tent)
Luxury+ tented camp inside Mara Triangle (Masai Mara NR, Kenya)
Meals & Drinks:
All meals included
Drinking water (Other drinks not included)
All drinks (Premium wines & liquors might be excluded)
Day 8
Masai Mara National Reserve
Day 8: Masai Mara National Reserve

Rise early and indulge in the rich aromas of a Kenyan breakfast before setting out for a full day game drive in Masai Mara. Here, you might spot elephants, giraffes, zebras, and, if your timing is right, the spectacular wildebeest migration. Savor a picnic lunch, then continue your afternoon game drive, which promises glimpses of lions, leopards, cheetahs, hyenas, jackals, and other predators. Return to camp filled with unforgettable memories and stories, ready to enjoy a delicious dinner and settle in for the night.

Main Destination:
Masai Mara National Reserve (Kenya)
Accommodation:
Andbeyond Kichwa Tembo Tented Camp (Classic Tent)
Luxury+ tented camp inside Mara Triangle (Masai Mara NR, Kenya)
Meals & Drinks:
All meals included
Drinking water (Other drinks not included)
All drinks (Premium wines & liquors might be excluded)
Day 9
End of Tour
Day 9: Fly to Nairobi / Journey Home

After breakfast, it's time to say goodbye to the staff at Kichwa Tembo Camp. Your guide will then transfer you to the airstrip for your flight to Nairobi. Upon arrival at Wilson Airport, our driver will be waiting to provide a short road transfer to Jomo Kenyatta International Airport, where you'll catch your flight back home.

Main Destination:
Nairobi International Airport
Accommodation:
No Accommodation
(End of Tour)
Meals & Drinks:
Drinking water (Other drinks not included)
All drinks (Premium wines & liquors might be excluded)
Breakfast & Lunch (dinner is not included)

End of tour

(See Getting There for more details)
You'll be dropped off at the airport.
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Summary

Day

Country

Destination

Accomodation

Meals

1
Tanzania
Arusha City
Maua Villa
No Meals
2
Tanzania
Tarangire NP
Maramboi Tented Lodge
Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner
3
Tanzania
Ngorongoro Crater
Ngorongoro Lion's Paw Camp
Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner
4
Tanzania
Serengeti NP
Serengeti Sametu Camp
Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner
5
Tanzania
Serengeti NP
Serengeti Sametu Camp
Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner
6
Tanzania
Serengeti NP
Serengeti Sametu Camp
Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner
7
Kenya
Masai Mara NR
Andbeyond Kichwa Tembo Tented Camp (Classic Tent)
Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner
8
Kenya
Masai Mara NR
Andbeyond Kichwa Tembo Tented Camp (Classic Tent)
Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner
9
Kenya
Nairobi
No Accommodation
Breakfast & Lunch
2024
Per Person Price
United States Dollar

Start Dates

Solo

1 room

2 people

1 room

3 people

2 room

4 people

2 room

5 people

3 room

6 people

3 room

Jan 1, 2024, Feb 29, 2024
$10,397
$7,551
$7,368
$6,703
$6,762
$6,419
March 1, 2024 - March 31, 2024
$10,397
$7,551
$7,368
$6,703
$6,762
$6,419
April 1, 2024 - May 31, 2024
$9,784
$7,128
$6,958
$6,335
$6,392
$6,072
June 1, 2024 - Oct 31, 2024
$11,828
$8,506
$8,482
$7,657
$7,812
$7,374
Nov 1, 2024 - Nov 30, 2024
$9,930
$7,148
$6,944
$6,299
$6,346
$6,016
Dec 1, 2024 - Dec 31, 2024
$11,713
$8,506
$8,520
$7,715
$7,881
$7,450
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Jan 1, 2024, Feb 29, 2024
Per Person

Solo

(1 room)

$10,397

2 people

(1 room)

$7,551

3 people

(2 room)

$7,368

4 people

(2 room)

$6,703

5 people

(3 room)

$6,762

6 people

(3 room)

$6,419
March 1, 2024 - March 31, 2024
Per Person

Solo

(1 room)

$10,397

2 people

(1 room)

$7,551

3 people

(2 room)

$7,368

4 people

(2 room)

$6,703

5 people

(3 room)

$6,762

6 people

(3 room)

$6,419
April 1, 2024 - May 31, 2024
Per Person

Solo

(1 room)

$9,784

2 people

(1 room)

$7,128

3 people

(2 room)

$6,958

4 people

(2 room)

$6,335

5 people

(3 room)

$6,392

6 people

(3 room)

$6,072
June 1, 2024 - Oct 31, 2024
Per Person

Solo

(1 room)

$11,828

2 people

(1 room)

$8,506

3 people

(2 room)

$8,482

4 people

(2 room)

$7,657

5 people

(3 room)

$7,812

6 people

(3 room)

$7,374
Nov 1, 2024 - Nov 30, 2024
Per Person

Solo

(1 room)

$9,930