Tour overview

5 Days wildebeest calving season in Ndutu this safari is planned to offer our clients the opportunity to discover the Serengeti annual wildebeest migration especially when it’s back on the southern short grass plains of Ngorongoro and Serengeti, 5 days ndutu safari this tour can perfectly be booked on the months of January, February, and March.

Included

  • All transfers
  • Transport and game viewing in modified 4WD Land Cruiser with photographic roof hatch
  • All park fees & game drives as per Itinerary
  • Services of a professional English speaking safari driver guide
  • 5 Days 4 night accommodation on F/B while on safari
  • All park fees & game drives as per Itinerary
  • 1.5 l mineral water per person during game drive
  • Included value added tax by the government

Not Included

  • Tanzania Visa: $50 per person on arrival and $100 for U.S. nationals
  • Personal Expenses e.g.( laundry, telephone, beverages, etc.)
  • Travel insurance
  • Tips and any items of personal nature.
  • Arrival & departure transfers (but can still be arranged at extra cost)
  • Accommodation in Arusha before & after safari (but still can arrange at extra cost)
  • International Flights
  • Optional activities

Day 1: Arusha to Tarangire

After early breakfast, you will be accompanied by our driver/tour guide to Tarangire National Park for a full day game drive. Tarangire wildlife ecosystem is a favorite for predator animals – and the one place in Tanzania where dry-country antelope is regularly observed. You will also see more than 300 herds of elephants scratch the dry river bed for underground streams, while migratory wildebeest, zebras, buffalos, impalas, gazelles, hartebeests and elands crowd the shrinking lagoons. In the evening your guide will drive you to Tarangire lodge for dinner and overnight at selected lodge.

Main Destination: Tarangire National Park

Accommodation: Tarangire Osupuko Lodge

Meals & Drinks: All meals included + water(other drinks not included)

NB: Dress warm, mornings are usually very cold.

Day 2: Tarangire to Serengeti

You have breakfast and then drive to Serengeti National Park. It takes about 6 hours drive through Ngorongoro crater highlands forest before descending the western semi-arid zone of Olduvai Gorge (the cradle for humanity). You will stop at Museum where Dr. Leakey discovered the first humans remaining (dating back to 3.6 million years ago). After the brief tour at the Museum, you will have lunch and drive to Serengeti. The route has shifting sands composed of volcanic ash from Oldonyo Lengai. It is 9 meters high and 100 meters long in its curve. Hereafter, you will see wide range of wildlife of the game en-route to Ndutu. Then you will arrive at the Lodge for dinner and overnight.

Main Destination: Serengeti National Park

Accommodation: Ndutu Safari Lodge or similar

Meals & Drinks: All meals included + water (other drinks not included)

Day 3: Full day game viewing in Serengeti/Ndutu

Your tour guide will take you on a full day game drive, leaving your camp after breakfast in the morning with a lunch box. Serengeti is known of it diversity of animals and the great wildebeest migration. You are guaranteed to see many wildebeests, zebras, elephants etc. in addition, in no-migration period, one can still enjoy the plentiful number of residence game around central Serengeti woodlands and the Short Grass Plains that provides ample cover and nutritional food for the wildebeests. After the game drive, your guide will drive you back to your Lodge for dinner.

Main Destination: Serengeti National Park

Accommodation: Ndutu Safari Lodge or similar

Meals & Drinks: All meals included + water (other drinks not included)

Day 4: Ndutu to Ngorongoro Crater tour

You will start very early in the morning and your tour guide will drive down to the crater for a whole day game adventure. On your way to the crater, you will see Lake Maseki. The crater is estimated to have more than 25 000 mammals; including large herds of resident wildebeest, 16 highly endangered black rhinos and around 70 lions. Nomadic cheetah moves in and out of the area and leopards are most often encountered in the Lerai Forest. Both golden and black-backed jackals are abundant, while the normally shy and nocturnal Serval wild cat is frequently spotted during daylight hours. You will also see many buffalos, zebras and Thomson’s gazelles. In addition, there is large numbers of spotted hyenas in the Crater.

Main Destination: Ngorongoro National Park

Accommodation: Rhino Lodge

Meals & Drinks: All meals included + water(other drinks not included)

Day 5: Ngorngoro to Arusha/Home

After your breakfast, you will leave Ngorongoro Rhino lodge to Arusha town, arriving in the afternoon. You will stop for Lunch then head to Kilimanjaro Airport for your departure.

Main Destination: Kilimanjaro Airport.

Fly out/Own plan.

Meals & Drinks: lunch included + water(other drinks not included).