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Serengeti national Park

5-Days Serengeti Migration Safari | Mara River Crossing Safari

The best 5-Day Serengeti Migration Safari allows you to experience the great migration Mara River crossing. Immerse in the unspoiled Serengeti ecosystem and follow the wildebeest migration up close while taking photos of the awesome scenarios.

Please note, this safari can start from Arusha by driving or flying to save time. It can also start from Zanzibar island and fly-in to the Serengeti park to minimize long hour drives and enjoy more migration.

This Migration safari gives ample time for game drives and relaxation at hotels.

5-days Mara River Crossing safari at a glance:

Day 1: Tarangire or Serengeti

Day 2: Serengeti

Day 3: Serengeti-Ngorongoro

Day 4: Ngorongoro then Zanzibar or Arusha

NB: Serengeti in day 1 for a flying Migration Safari.

Best 5-Day Serengeti Migration Safari itinerary



After breakfast, start a safari to the  Tarangire with hot lunch. The park is famous for its large elephant herds and diverse landscapes, from seasonal swamps to savanna, with the Tarangire River as the main source water.

Proceed with a full day game drive and enjoy lions or leopards stalking preys. In the evening, drive to your lodge for evening relaxation, dinner, and an overnight stay.


Tented Lodge, Heart and Soul Lodge

Budget or Camping available.


After a morning breakfast, start your safari for Central Serengeti National Park for wildlife sightings and migration experience. Enjoy a hot lunch at a Serengeti entrance gate around 2pm. Continue with the game drive in the afternoon before reaching the camp or lodge in the evening.

Serengeti is famous for its annual great migrating heards. Be ready to see resident predators, leopard, cheetah, and lion, fulfilling their role in the circle of life.

-Semi Luxury option overnight Into Wild Africa.

-Budget or Camping option available.


Early morning game drives in the central while transfer to Northern Serengeti for more wildebeest migration. Settle around the Mara River, where the migration river crossing happens. Your guide will find the best viewpoint for you to enjoy.

Hundreds of wildebeest, zebra, and other animals crossing the Great Mara River into Kenya’s Masai Mara National Reserve. Migrating animals need to cross the Mara River hungry crocodiles, get ready for actions. The best time to see the wildebeest migration and Mara River crossing is between July and early October every year.


-Semi Luxury option overnight Sero Tented Lodge

-Budget or Camping option available.


After early morning breakfast, depart for more migration game drives in Northern Serengeti National Park with the possibility of encounterimg more sightings and actions. Later afternoon, start a transfer game drive to Ngorongoro Conservation Area, for overnight and dinner.

DAY 5:


After early breakfast, descend the Crater for a day of game drives with lunch. The Ngorongoro Crater is one of Africa’s natural wonders! About 30,000 large mammals are resident all year round (such as buffaloes, lions, elephants, cheetahs, and blackrhinos), also it is home to bird species such as flamingos, eagles, and buzzards.

After game drives, you will be transfered to Arusha or airpot for Zanzibar beach holiday extension., marking the end of your migration safari.

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  • All Park fees & entrances
  • Internal roundtrip flights
  • All lodge accommodations
  • All activities, unless indicated as optional
  • Meals (As specified in the day-by-day section)
  • Professional guide
  • All taxes/VAT
  • Unlimited bottled drinking water
  • Private 4×4 Safari Jeep
  • Roundtrip airport transfers in Zanzibar
  • Pair of Binoculars
  • Beers/wines

For budget camping all equipments will be provided.


  • Tips (Tipping guideline US$15.00 pp per day)
  • Personal items (Souvenirs, travel insurance, visa fees, etc.)

5-day Serengeti Migration Safari

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