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Serengeti National Park

See the Big 5 and explore Tanzania's most famous park

Overview of Serengeti National Park

The sprawling plains of the Serengeti National Park protects the highest concentration of large mammals on Earth, including 2,500 lions. Covering 14,763 square kilometres across the north of Tanzania, the varied landscape offers spectacular contrasts, including open grassy plains, hills, rocky terrain, acacias, savannah woodlands, riverine forests, and a spattering of swamps and lakes. The park is connected to the Ngorongoro Conservation Area in its south-western corner and Masai Mara Reserve across the border in Kenya. The major drawcard of the Serengeti is nature’s greatest spectacle, the great migration, where millions of wildebeest and zebra roam the plains in massive herds.

Best time to visit Serengeti National Park

This Serengeti offers a fantastic year-round safari experience. In December to March the herds can be found mainly in the Serengeti’s Southern Plains. In February/March 400,000 wildebeest calves are born and predators are at their highest number. In April the herds head south, following a clockwise route through Southern Serengeti grass plains to late May when they reach Serengeti Central. They continue on to the Western Corridor in July/ August and finally head north towards Masai Mara National Reserve in around August/September.

 

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Duration: 9 Days Route: Nairobi to Stone Town Style: Overland Tours Price: US$1,289.00

Kenya, Tanzania

A perfect nine day tour combining some of the best wildlife viewing opportunities in east Africa with a few days on the beaches of the paradise island of Zanzibar. Camp inside the Serengeti NP and be one of the first vehicles to enter the Ngorongoro Crater before wandering Stone Town’s bustling markets.

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Duration: 10 Days Route: Nairobi to Arusha Style: Overland Tours Price: US$1,489.00

Kenya, Tanzania

A short ten-day tour packed with safaris and wildlife viewing opportunities, this group tour takes you to three of east Africa’s most well-known national parks and conservation areas. Home to the annual wildebeest migration which takes place around the Mara River between July and September, these national parks are packed with predators and prey and it is your best chance at seeing the big five in action.

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Duration: 13 Days Route: Nairobi to Stone Town Style: Overland Tours Price: US$1,949.00

Kenya, Tanzania

A perfect adventure combining some of east Africa’s best safaris with a couple of nights on the paradise island of Zanzibar. Packed with game drives, fascinating cultures and delicious cuisine, this tour takes in many of the region’s best highlights.

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Duration: 18 Days Route: Kigali to Arusha Style: Overland Tours Price: US$2,619.00

Rwanda, Uganda, Kenya, Tanzania

Take in East Africa's highlights as you travel from Kigali to Arusha on this unforgettable tour. Unspoiled landscapes await and hoards of wildlife will be seen, as you discover some of the most famous national parks in Africa. Trek to visit mountain gorillas, camp on the rim of the Ngorongoro Crater and spot wild predators stalk the plains of the Masai Mara on this African adventure.

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Duration: 19 Days Route: Nairobi to Arusha Style: Overland Tours Price: US$2,919.00

Kenya, Rwanda, Uganda, Tanzania

Packed with safaris and wildlife viewing opportunities, this Overland Tour takes you to four countries, with diverse cultures, histories and sceneries. Including a trek to the endangered mountain gorillas, world class safari drives and emotive museums and memorials, this tour will take you on a journey through the best that east Africa has to offer.

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Kenya, Tanzania, South Africa, Swaziland, Zimbabwe, Zambia

Combining the main highlights in east Africa with some of southern Africa’s favourites, this tour incorporates the best of Africa with a short flight between Stone Town in Tanzania and Johannesburg in South Africa. It is the best way to maximise your time and see as much as possible in a short period.

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Rwanda, Uganda, Kenya, Tanzania

A diverse adventure through four countries, begin your tour in Kigali and learn about Rwanda's turbulent history. You will be then whisked to Lake Bunyonyi, the base for our Gorilla Trek where you will spend a hour with these incredible mammals. We include both the Masai Mara NP and Serengeti NP for ample wildlife spotting opportunities before heading to the paradise beaches of Zanzibar where you can languish by the sparkling blue seas.

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Duration: 22 Days Route: Nairobi to Stone Town Style: Overland Tours Price: US$3,309.00

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An extensive journey through east Africa, head straight to Rwanda to learn about the country’s recent history and the lengths it has gone to to implement change. From Uganda, spend an hour with the endangered mountain gorillas and relax on the banks of the River Nile in Jinja. In Kenya, enjoy safari drives through the famous Masai Mara and in Tanzania, after more safaris and wildlife viewing opportunities, sink your feet into the sand on Zanzibar Island.

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Duration: 25 Days Route: Nairobi to Livingstone Style: Overland Tours Price: US$3,219.00

Kenya, Tanzania, South Africa, Swaziland, Zimbabwe, Zambia

Combine east Africa’s biggest national parks with southern Africa. Explore the Masai Mara on safari drives, relax on the beaches of Zanzibar and learn about Swaziland’s traditions before finishing at ‘the smoke that thunders.’

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Duration: 33 Days Route: Nairobi to Windhoek Style: Overland Tours Price: US$3,699.00

Kenya, Tanzania, South Africa, Swaziland, Zimbabwe, Zambia, Botswana, Namibia

Connect Kenya and Tanzania with southern Africa by flying from Stone Town to Johannesburg. Enjoy the Serengeti NP, bursting with wildlife and the sparkling blue waters surrounding Zanzibar. Drive through the enormous Kruger NP, feel the spray of Victoria Falls on your face, glide through the reeds of the Okavango Delta on a mokoro and admire the changing landscapes of Namibia.

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Duration: 33 Days Route: Kigali to Livingstone Style: Overland Tours Price: US$4,499.00

Rwanda, Uganda, Kenya, Tanzania, South Africa, Swaziland, Zimbabwe, Zambia

A trail to the thundering power of Victoria Falls, this extensive journey packs in some of the top treasures of Africa. Get world class views of nature on safaris through the Masai Mara NP, Serengeti NP and Kruger NP, indulge on Zanzibar's glorious beaches, and meet friendly locals throughout. Introducing Swaziland, we learn about the country's unique culture before culminating in Livingstone, home to the jaw-dropping Victoria Falls.

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Duration: 34 Days Route: Nairobi to Livingstone Style: Overland Tours Price: US$4,869.00

Rwanda, Uganda, Kenya, Tanzania, South Africa, Swaziland, Zimbabwe, Zambia

An in-depth discovery of eastern Africa and a glimpse of some of southern Africa’s greatest jewels, this tour is packed with safaris, museums and cultural experiences. From the Gorilla Trek through the jungles of Uganda to the sandy beaches of Zanzibar and the powerful spray of Victoria Falls, this group tour will leave you wanting more.

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Duration: 37 Days Route: Nairobi to Windhoek Style: Overland Tours Price: US$4,339.00

Kenya, Tanzania, South Africa, Swaziland, Zimbabwe, Zambia, Botswana, Namibia

From the wildlife rich plains of Kenya we head towards the Namib Desert and the Skeleton Coast. On the way we search for the big five in sprawling national parks, cruise down waterways enjoying spectacular sunsets and immerse ourselves in cultural visits and meetings. This journey of a lifetime delivers a huge slice of Africa for the most avid of adventurers

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Duration: 38 Days Route: Nairobi to Cape Town Style: Overland Tours Price: US$4,069.00

Kenya, Tanzania, South Africa, Swaziland, Zimbabwe, Zambia, Botswana, Namibia

From sprawling plains filled with wildlife to sparkling blue waters and dramatic coastlines, the scenery changes each day on this diverse adventure through Africa. Starting in Nairobi, head south to national parks, sandy beaches, thunderous waterfalls and peaceful deltas.

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Kenya, Tanzania, South Africa, Swaziland, Zimbabwe, Zambia, Botswana, Namibia

If you are looking for wildlife, this is a tour for you. A photographer’s dream, spot herds of zebras scattered on the vast plains of the Masai Mara, see big cats stalk their prey in the Serengeti and gaze at game from the heights of the Tucan Travel truck in Kruger NP. Pay a visit to Victoria Falls and watch the sun go down over the vast Sesriem Canyon before ending the adventure in vibrant Cape Town.

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An extensive adventure from Nairobi to Namibia’s capital, Windhoek, explore the troubled history of east Africa, visit wildlife rich national parks, home to great migrations and powerful predators and spot endangered rhino through Zimbabwe’s bush. Glide through peaceful deltas and enjoy drinks at sunset overlooking watering holes.

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The ultimate overland adventure, travel from Nairobi to Cape Town getting right under the skin of Africa. Spot wildlife grazing on the vast savannah, meet friendly locals who will teach you about their traditional ways of life and feel the spray on your face from the mighty Victoria Falls.

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