9 Days Great Migration Mara River Crossing

Our Safari Overview

This package also focuses on the great wildebeest Migration crossing the Mara River. You will be able to explore the Serengeti at a relaxed pace without rush.  Timed right, there is a huge chance that you will get to witness the great wildebeest migration crossing the Mara River fighting against the Crocodiles, the strong river currents as well as running from the predators that track them. The great wildebeest migration consists of over 1.5 million animals that roam to different parts of the Serengeti Throughout the year in search for greener pasture and water.

DURATION – 9 days (7 days safari, 1 day arrival, 1 day departure).

TRIP TYPE – Private Safari.

BEST TIME – July, Aug.

Detailed Itienerary

Day 1: Arrival – Kilimanjaro International Airport (JRO).

Pick up from Kilimanjaro International Airport upon arrival and transfer to your accommodation in Arusha for pre-safari briefing dinner & overnight.

Meals included: Lunch and Dinner (as per arrival time). | Accommodation: Lost in Africa Arusha (Acco).

 Day 2: Tarangire National Park.

Morning transfer into Tarangire National Park. The Park is famed for having the highest concentration of elephants in the entire world that can be seen among its spectacular baobab trees that are suspected to live for hundreds of years. The Park is named after the Tarangire River which is the only source of water for the animals during dry season, hence attracting lots of wildlife. Its many river circuits game driving loops will give us a chance to see plenty of animals on the river banks in search of water. After experiencing the African wild at its best, you’ll be transferred to your lodge/ hostel for a warm shower a hot meal and an evening of relaxation.

Meals included: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner. | Accommodation: Eileen’s Trees inn.

Day 3: Serengeti Central (Via Olduvai Gorge optional).

Transfer to the endless plains of Serengeti via the pre-historic world heritage site of Olduvai Gorge sometimes referred to as the Cradle of Mankind (not to be mistaken by the cradle of mankind in south Africa). This is where the famous archeologist Dr. Louis Leakey and his wife Mary Leakey discovered the HOMOHABILIS (the earliest members of the human genus). We will take a tour of the site and later proceed into the Serengeti where we will engage in an en-route game drive to our lodge/campsite in central Serengeti for a much-needed rest dinner and overnight in preparation for the next day.

Meals included: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner. | Accommodation: Into wild Africa Tented Lodge / Tukaone Camps.

Day 4: Serengeti National Park (North).

After breakfast you’ll transfer to the northern part of the Serengeti. Once there you will engage in game driving along Mara River. If we are lucky, we will get to witness spectacular river crossing by the wildebeest and zebras where they have to out smart the crocodiles, battle against the strong river currents as well as outrunning the numerous predators that track them. Our accommodation will be situated close to the migration and in some occasions, we will be able to see the herds right outside the lodge.

Meals included: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner. | Accommodation: Serengeti heritage mara camp.

Day 5: Serengeti National Park (North).

Spend another day in Northern Serengeti for further exploration of its magnificent animals in their raw natural habitats. In the afternoon we will go back to our lodge for a hot lunch and a short rest then leave in again for an evening of further game driving. Mornings and evenings are considered the best times for game driving as animals tend to prefer the coolness present by these times. In the evening after a sunset in the Serengeti, we will make way to our lodge for an evening of relaxation.

Meals included: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner. | Accommodation: Serengeti heritage mara camp.

Day 6: Serengeti National Park (North).

Three full days spend in the northern Serengeti with the herds will drastically increase your chances of seeing the river crossing at least one of the days. Apart from the great wildebeest migration, enjoy seeing other amazing animals such as lions, leopards, cheetahs, elephants, giraffes, hippos as well as the endangered black rhino. As usual a warm meal will be awaiting us at our lodge in the evening. We’ll Enjoy another final sunset in northern Serengeti (should you choose) Followed by an evening of leisure at our lodge.

Meals included: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner. | Accommodation: Serengeti heritage mara camp.

Day 7: Serengeti Central (Central).

Today, we will transfer to central Serengeti for a fantastic of day of game driving around the central area. The central part of Serengeti is perfect for game viewing all year round because of its abundance of wildlife due to presence of food and water throughout the year. After a fantastic day full of wildlife, we will make our way to our lodge for a night of relaxation and unwinding comes evening. We might spend the night in Serengeti or exit the park all together to spend the night in Ngorongoro ready to descend into the crater first thing in the morning.

Meals included: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner. | Accommodation: Into wild Africa Tented Lodge / Tukaone Camps.

Day 8: Ngorongoro Crater.

After an early morning breakfast at our lodge, we prepare to descend into the crater for a fantastic day of game viewing. The crater is the 8th wonder of the world and a designated world heritage site, is a collapsed volcano home to more than 30,000 animals including all of Africa’s Big Five amongst which is the critically endangered black rhino. We will also have the optional opportunity of visiting a Maasai Boma (village) should you choose to see how this magnificent tribe lives in a primitive manner. After a fantastic day full of wildlife, you will ascend from the crater and transfer back our first hotel or campsite for a night of relaxation and unwinding.

Meals included: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner. | Accommodation. Eileen’s Trees inn/Lost in Africa Arusha (Acco).

Day 9: Departure – Kilimanjaro International Airport (JRO).

This being your final day, your guide will transfer you to the airport in time for your flight. Here you’ll say our goodbyes to the guide before proceeding with boarding your departing flight to your next Destination… Thanks for choosing Lost in Africa.

Meals included: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner (as per departure time). | Accommodation: (as per the next destination).

Prices

Seasons 2 people 3 people 4 people 5 people 6 people
High Season

(July, Aug)

$6156

(3078 pp)

$8232

(2744 pp)

$10308

(2577 pp)

$12380

(2476 pp)

$14460

(2410 pp)

Route by Map

What to expect...

  • Wildebeest’s trek.
  • Riverine vegetation and open plains
  • Elephant migration.
  • Birding safari.
  • Woodland.

Included in Cost

  • • Airport transfers (pickups up and Dropp-off as indicated in the itinerary)
  • All activities (unless labeled as optional).
  • • Professional (Guide/Driver)
  • • All Park fees (as per the itinerary)
  • • Crater service fees (as per the itinerary)
  • • All government taxes (as per the itinerary
  • • All accommodations (as per the itinerary)
  • • Meals (as per the itinerary)
  • • Mineral water (unlimited)
  • • Unlimited Game drive mileage
  • • Amref flying Doctors insurance (evacuation to the nearest hospital)
  • • 24/7 support from our ground team for the duration of the package

Excluded from Cost

  • • Domestic flights
  • • Tips to Guides or other services rendered (Highly recommended)
  • • International flights
  • • Travel insurance & Medical Insurance
  • • Visa fees
  • • Personal items and equipment (i.e. climbing gear)
  • • Services not mentioned in the itinerary
  • • Any activities marked as optional

How to book

  • • choose a safari package or trip
  • • select the option you prefer between Budget, Midrange or Luxury
  • • click on the book button in the package
  • • fill and send the form that appears
  • • we will get back to you ASAP with relevant documents that will allow your booking confirmation

Detailed Itienerary

Day 1: Arrival – Kilimanjaro International Airport (JRO).

Pick up from Kilimanjaro International Airport upon arrival and transfer to your accommodation in Arusha for pre-safari briefing dinner & overnight.

Meals included: Lunch and dinner (as per arrival time). | Accommodation: Mount meru game lodge / River trees country inn.

 Day 2: Tarangire National Park.

Morning transfer into Tarangire National Park. The Park is famed for having the highest concentration of elephants in the entire world that can be seen among its spectacular baobab trees that are suspected to live for hundreds of years. The Park is named after the Tarangire River which is the only source of water for the animals during dry season, hence attracting lots of wildlife. Its many river circuits game driving loops will give us a chance to see plenty of animals on the river banks in search of water. After experiencing the African wild at its best, you’ll be transferred to your lodge/ hostel for a warm shower a hot meal and an evening of relaxation.

Meals included: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner. | Accommodation: Karatu Simba Lodge.

Day 3: Serengeti Central (Via Olduvai Gorge optional).

Transfer to the endless plains of Serengeti via the pre-historic world heritage site of Olduvai Gorge sometimes referred to as the Cradle of Mankind (not to be mistaken by the cradle of mankind in south Africa). This is where the famous archeologist Dr. Louis Leakey and his wife Mary Leakey discovered the HOMOHABILIS (the earliest members of the human genus). We will take a tour of the site and later proceed into the Serengeti where we will engage in an en-route game drive to our lodge/campsite in central Serengeti for a much-needed rest dinner and overnight in preparation for the next day.

Meals included: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner. | Accommodation: Serengeti Simba Lodge.

Day 4: Serengeti National Park (North).

After breakfast you’ll transfer to the northern part of the Serengeti. Once there you will engage in game driving along Mara River. If we are lucky, we will get to witness spectacular river crossing by the wildebeest and zebras where they have to out smart the crocodiles, battle against the strong river currents as well as outrunning the numerous predators that track them. Our accommodation will be situated close to the migration and in some occasions, we will be able to see the herds right outside the lodge.

Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner. | Accommodation: Ang’ata Migration Camp.

Day 5: Serengeti National Park (North).

Spend another day in Northern Serengeti for further exploration of its magnificent animals in their raw natural habitats. In the afternoon we will go back to our lodge for a hot lunch and a short rest then leave in again for an evening of further game driving. Mornings and evenings are considered the best times for game driving as animals tend to prefer the coolness present by these times. In the evening after a sunset in the Serengeti, we will make way to our lodge for an evening of relaxation.

Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner. | Accommodation: Ang’ata Migration Camp.

Day 6: Serengeti National Park (North).

Three full days spend in the northern Serengeti with the herds will drastically increase your chances of seeing the river crossing at least one of the days. Apart from the great wildebeest migration, enjoy seeing other amazing animals such as lions, leopards, cheetahs, elephants, giraffes, hippos as well as the endangered black rhino. As usual a warm meal will be awaiting us at our lodge in the evening. We’ll Enjoy another final sunset in northern Serengeti (should you choose) Followed by an evening of leisure at our lodge.

Meals included: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner. | Accommodation: Ang’ata Migration Camp.

Day 7: Serengeti Central. (Central).

Today, we will transfer to central Serengeti for a fantastic of day of game driving around the central area. The central part of Serengeti is perfect for game viewing all year round because of its abundance of wildlife due to presence of food and water throughout the year. After a fantastic day full of wildlife, we will make our way to our lodge for a night of relaxation and unwinding comes evening. We might spend the night in Serengeti or exit the park all together to spend the night in Ngorongoro ready to descend into the crater first thing in the morning.

Meals included: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner. | Accommodation: Serengeti Simba Lodge.

Day 8: Ngorongoro Crater.

After an early morning breakfast at our lodge, we prepare to descend into the crater for a fantastic day of game viewing. The crater is the 8th wonder of the world and a designated world heritage site, is a collapsed volcano home to more than 30,000 animals including all of Africa’s Big Five amongst which is the critically endangered black rhino. We will also have the optional opportunity of visiting a Maasai Boma (village) should you choose to see how this magnificent tribe lives in a primitive manner. After a fantastic day full of wildlife, you will ascend from the crater and transfer back our first hotel or campsite for a night of relaxation and unwinding.

Meals included: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner. | Accommodation. Eileen’s Trees inn.

Day 9: Departure – Kilimanjaro International Airport (JRO).

This being your final day, your guide will transfer you to the airport in time for your flight. Here you’ll say our goodbyes to the guide before proceeding with boarding your departing flight to your next Destination… Thanks for choosing Lost in Africa.

Meals included: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner (as per departure time). | Accommodation: (as per the next destination).

Prices

Seasons 2 people 3 people 4 people 5 people 6 people
High Season

(July, Aug)

$7322

(3661 pp)

$9981

(3327 pp)

$12640

(3160 pp)

$15295

(3059 pp)

$17958

(2993 pp)

Route by Map

What to expect...

  • Wildebeest’s trek.
  • Riverine vegetation and open plains
  • Elephant migration.
  • Birding safari.

Included in Cost

  • • Airport transfers (pickups up and Dropp-off as indicated in the itinerary)
  • All activities (unless labeled as optional).
  • • Professional (Guide/Driver)
  • • All Park fees (as per the itinerary)
  • • Crater service fees (as per the itinerary)
  • • All government taxes (as per the itinerary
  • • All accommodations (as per the itinerary)
  • • Meals (as per the itinerary)
  • • Mineral water (unlimited)
  • • Unlimited Game drive mileage
  • • Amref flying Doctors insurance (evacuation to the nearest hospital)
  • • 24/7 support from our ground team for the duration of the package

Excluded from Cost

  • • Domestic flights
  • • Tips to Guides or other services rendered (Highly recommended)
  • • International flights
  • • Travel insurance & Medical Insurance
  • • Visa fees
  • • Personal items and equipment (i.e. climbing gear)
  • • Services not mentioned in the itinerary
  • • Any activities marked as optional

How to book

  • • choose a safari package or trip
  • • select the option you prefer between Budget, Midrange or Luxury
  • • click on the book button in the package
  • • fill and send the form that appears
  • • we will get back to you ASAP with relevant documents that will allow your booking confirmation

Detailed Itienerary

Day 1: Arrival – Kilimanjaro International Airport (JRO).

Pick up from Kilimanjaro International Airport upon arrival and transfer to your accommodation in Arusha for pre-safari briefing dinner & overnight.

Meals included: Lunch and  Dinner (as per arrival time). | Accommodation: Ngaresero Mountain Lodge.

 Day 2: Tarangire National Park.

Morning transfer into Tarangire National Park. The Park is famed for having the highest concentration of elephants in the entire world that can be seen among its spectacular baobab trees that are suspected to live for hundreds of years. The Park is named after the Tarangire River which is the only source of water for the animals during dry season, hence attracting lots of wildlife. Its many river circuits game driving loops will give us a chance to see plenty of animals on the river banks in search of water. After experiencing the African wild at its best, you’ll be transferred to your lodge/ hostel for a warm shower a hot meal and an evening of relaxation.

Meals included: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner. | Accommodation: Mandhari lodge / Maramboi tented Lodge.

Day 3: Serengeti National park (Central (Via Olduvai Gorge optional)).

Transfer to the endless plains of Serengeti via the pre-historic world heritage site of Olduvai Gorge sometimes referred to as the Cradle of Mankind (not to be mistaken by the cradle of mankind in south Africa). This is where the famous archeologist Dr. Louis Leakey and his wife Mary Leakey discovered the HOMOHABILIS (the earliest members of the human genus). We will take a tour of the site and later proceed into the Serengeti where we will engage in an en-route game drive to our lodge/campsite in central Serengeti for a much-needed rest dinner and overnight in preparation for the next day.

Meals included: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner. | Accommodation: Kubu – Kubu luxury Lodge.

Day 4: Serengeti National Park (North).

After breakfast you’ll transfer to the northern part of the Serengeti. Once there you will engage in game driving along Mara River. If we are lucky, we will get to witness spectacular river crossing by the wildebeest and zebras where they have to out smart the crocodiles, battle against the strong river currents as well as outrunning the numerous predators that track them. Our accommodation will be situated close to the migration and in some occasions, we will be able to see the herds right outside the lodge.

Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner. | Accommodation: Nasikia Mobile Migration camp / Ang’ata Migration Camp.

Day 5: Serengeti National Park (North).

Spend another day in Northern Serengeti for further exploration of its magnificent animals in their raw natural habitats. In the afternoon we will go back to our lodge for a hot lunch and a short rest then leave in again for an evening of further game driving. Mornings and evenings are considered the best times for game driving as animals tend to prefer the coolness present by these times. In the evening after a sunset in the Serengeti, we will make way to our lodge for an evening of relaxation

Meals included : Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner. | Accommodation: Nasikia Mobile Migration camp / Ang’ata Migration Camp.

Day 6: Serengeti National Park (North).

Three full days spend in the northern Serengeti with the herds will drastically increase your chances of seeing the river crossing at least one of the days. Apart from the great wildebeest migration, enjoy seeing other amazing animals such as lions, leopards, cheetahs, elephants, giraffes, hippos as well as the endangered black rhino. As usual a warm meal will be awaiting us at our lodge in the evening. We’ll Enjoy another final sunset in northern Serengeti (should you choose) Followed by an evening of leisure at our lodge.

Meals included: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner. | Accommodation: Nasikia Mobile Migration camp / Ang’ata Migration Camp.

Day 7: Serengeti National Park (Central).

Today, we will transfer to central Serengeti for a fantastic of day of game driving around the central area. The central part of Serengeti is perfect for game viewing all year round because of its abundance of wildlife due to presence of food and water throughout the year. After a fantastic day full of wildlife, we will make our way to our lodge for a night of relaxation and unwinding comes evening. We might spend the night in Serengeti or exit the park all together to spend the night in Ngorongoro ready to descend into the crater first thing in the morning.

Meals included: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner. | Accommodation: Kubu – Kubu luxury Lodge.

Day 8: Ngorongoro Crater.

After an early morning breakfast at our lodge, we prepare to descend into the crater for a fantastic day of game viewing. The crater is the 8th wonder of the world and a designated world heritage site, is a collapsed volcano home to more than 30,000 animals including all of Africa’s Big Five amongst which is the critically endangered black rhino. We will also have the optional opportunity of visiting a Maasai Boma (village) should you choose to see how this magnificent tribe lives in a primitive manner. After a fantastic day full of wildlife, you will ascend from the crater and transfer back our first hotel or campsite for a night of relaxation and unwinding.

Meals included: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner. | Accommodation. Eileen’s Trees inn / Kudu Campsite.

Day 9: Departure – Kilimanjaro International Airport (JRO).

This being your final day, your guide will transfer you to the airport in time for your flight. Here you’ll say our goodbyes to the guide before proceeding with boarding your departing flight to your next Destination… Thanks for choosing Lost in Africa.

Meals included: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner (as per departure time). |Accommodation: (as per the next destination).

Prices

Seasons 2 people 3 people 4 people 5 people 6 people
High Season

(July, Aug)

$8673

(4337 pp)

$12007

(4003 pp)

$15344

(3836 pp)

$18675

(3735 pp)

$22008

(3668 pp)

Route by Map

What to expect...

  • Wildebeest’s trek.
  • Riverine vegetation and open plains
  • Elephant migration.
  • Birding safari.

Included in Cost

  • • Airport transfers (pickups up and Dropp-off as indicated in the itinerary)
  • All activities (unless labeled as optional).
  • • Professional (Guide/Driver)
  • • All Park fees (as per the itinerary)
  • • Crater service fees (as per the itinerary)
  • • All government taxes (as per the itinerary
  • • All accommodations (as per the itinerary)
  • • Meals (as per the itinerary)
  • • Mineral water (unlimited)
  • • Unlimited Game drive mileage
  • • Amref flying Doctors insurance (evacuation to the nearest hospital)
  • • 24/7 support from our ground team for the duration of the package

Excluded from Cost

  • • Domestic flights
  • • Tips to Guides or other services rendered (Highly recommended)
  • • International flights
  • • Travel insurance & Medical Insurance
  • • Visa fees
  • • Personal items and equipment (i.e. climbing gear)
  • • Services not mentioned in the itinerary
  • • Any activities marked as optional

How to book

  • • choose a safari package or trip
  • • select the option you prefer between Budget, Midrange or Luxury
  • • click on the book button in the package
  • • fill and send the form that appears
  • • we will get back to you ASAP with relevant documents that will allow your booking confirmation
Budget

Detailed Itienerary

Day 1: Arrival – Kilimanjaro International Airport (JRO).

Pick up from Kilimanjaro International Airport upon arrival and transfer to your accommodation in Arusha for pre-safari briefing dinner & overnight.

Meals included: Lunch and Dinner (as per arrival time). | Accommodation: Lost in Africa Arusha (Acco).

 Day 2: Tarangire National Park.

Morning transfer into Tarangire National Park. The Park is famed for having the highest concentration of elephants in the entire world that can be seen among its spectacular baobab trees that are suspected to live for hundreds of years. The Park is named after the Tarangire River which is the only source of water for the animals during dry season, hence attracting lots of wildlife. Its many river circuits game driving loops will give us a chance to see plenty of animals on the river banks in search of water. After experiencing the African wild at its best, you’ll be transferred to your lodge/ hostel for a warm shower a hot meal and an evening of relaxation.

Meals included: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner. | Accommodation: Eileen’s Trees inn.

Day 3: Serengeti Central (Via Olduvai Gorge optional).

Transfer to the endless plains of Serengeti via the pre-historic world heritage site of Olduvai Gorge sometimes referred to as the Cradle of Mankind (not to be mistaken by the cradle of mankind in south Africa). This is where the famous archeologist Dr. Louis Leakey and his wife Mary Leakey discovered the HOMOHABILIS (the earliest members of the human genus). We will take a tour of the site and later proceed into the Serengeti where we will engage in an en-route game drive to our lodge/campsite in central Serengeti for a much-needed rest dinner and overnight in preparation for the next day.

Meals included: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner. | Accommodation: Into wild Africa Tented Lodge / Tukaone Camps.

Day 4: Serengeti National Park (North).

After breakfast you’ll transfer to the northern part of the Serengeti. Once there you will engage in game driving along Mara River. If we are lucky, we will get to witness spectacular river crossing by the wildebeest and zebras where they have to out smart the crocodiles, battle against the strong river currents as well as outrunning the numerous predators that track them. Our accommodation will be situated close to the migration and in some occasions, we will be able to see the herds right outside the lodge.

Meals included: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner. | Accommodation: Serengeti heritage mara camp.

Day 5: Serengeti National Park (North).

Spend another day in Northern Serengeti for further exploration of its magnificent animals in their raw natural habitats. In the afternoon we will go back to our lodge for a hot lunch and a short rest then leave in again for an evening of further game driving. Mornings and evenings are considered the best times for game driving as animals tend to prefer the coolness present by these times. In the evening after a sunset in the Serengeti, we will make way to our lodge for an evening of relaxation.

Meals included: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner. | Accommodation: Serengeti heritage mara camp.

Day 6: Serengeti National Park (North).

Three full days spend in the northern Serengeti with the herds will drastically increase your chances of seeing the river crossing at least one of the days. Apart from the great wildebeest migration, enjoy seeing other amazing animals such as lions, leopards, cheetahs, elephants, giraffes, hippos as well as the endangered black rhino. As usual a warm meal will be awaiting us at our lodge in the evening. We’ll Enjoy another final sunset in northern Serengeti (should you choose) Followed by an evening of leisure at our lodge.

Meals included: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner. | Accommodation: Serengeti heritage mara camp.

Day 7: Serengeti Central (Central).

Today, we will transfer to central Serengeti for a fantastic of day of game driving around the central area. The central part of Serengeti is perfect for game viewing all year round because of its abundance of wildlife due to presence of food and water throughout the year. After a fantastic day full of wildlife, we will make our way to our lodge for a night of relaxation and unwinding comes evening. We might spend the night in Serengeti or exit the park all together to spend the night in Ngorongoro ready to descend into the crater first thing in the morning.

Meals included: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner. | Accommodation: Into wild Africa Tented Lodge / Tukaone Camps.

Day 8: Ngorongoro Crater.

After an early morning breakfast at our lodge, we prepare to descend into the crater for a fantastic day of game viewing. The crater is the 8th wonder of the world and a designated world heritage site, is a collapsed volcano home to more than 30,000 animals including all of Africa’s Big Five amongst which is the critically endangered black rhino. We will also have the optional opportunity of visiting a Maasai Boma (village) should you choose to see how this magnificent tribe lives in a primitive manner. After a fantastic day full of wildlife, you will ascend from the crater and transfer back our first hotel or campsite for a night of relaxation and unwinding.

Meals included: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner. | Accommodation. Eileen’s Trees inn/Lost in Africa Arusha (Acco).

Day 9: Departure – Kilimanjaro International Airport (JRO).

This being your final day, your guide will transfer you to the airport in time for your flight. Here you’ll say our goodbyes to the guide before proceeding with boarding your departing flight to your next Destination… Thanks for choosing Lost in Africa.

Meals included: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner (as per departure time). | Accommodation: (as per the next destination).

Prices

Seasons 2 people 3 people 4 people 5 people 6 people
High Season

(July, Aug)

$6156

(3078 pp)

$8232

(2744 pp)

$10308

(2577 pp)

$12380

(2476 pp)

$14460

(2410 pp)

Route by Map

What to expect...

  • Wildebeest’s trek.
  • Riverine vegetation and open plains
  • Elephant migration.
  • Birding safari.
  • Woodland.

Included in Cost

  • • Airport transfers (pickups up and Dropp-off as indicated in the itinerary)
  • All activities (unless labeled as optional).
  • • Professional (Guide/Driver)
  • • All Park fees (as per the itinerary)
  • • Crater service fees (as per the itinerary)
  • • All government taxes (as per the itinerary
  • • All accommodations (as per the itinerary)
  • • Meals (as per the itinerary)
  • • Mineral water (unlimited)
  • • Unlimited Game drive mileage
  • • Amref flying Doctors insurance (evacuation to the nearest hospital)
  • • 24/7 support from our ground team for the duration of the package

Excluded from Cost

  • • Domestic flights
  • • Tips to Guides or other services rendered (Highly recommended)
  • • International flights
  • • Travel insurance & Medical Insurance
  • • Visa fees
  • • Personal items and equipment (i.e. climbing gear)
  • • Services not mentioned in the itinerary
  • • Any activities marked as optional

How to book

  • • choose a safari package or trip
  • • select the option you prefer between Budget, Midrange or Luxury
  • • click on the book button in the package
  • • fill and send the form that appears
  • • we will get back to you ASAP with relevant documents that will allow your booking confirmation
Midrange

Detailed Itienerary

Day 1: Arrival – Kilimanjaro International Airport (JRO).

Pick up from Kilimanjaro International Airport upon arrival and transfer to your accommodation in Arusha for pre-safari briefing dinner & overnight.

Meals included: Lunch and dinner (as per arrival time). | Accommodation: Mount meru game lodge / River trees country inn.

 Day 2: Tarangire National Park.

Morning transfer into Tarangire National Park. The Park is famed for having the highest concentration of elephants in the entire world that can be seen among its spectacular baobab trees that are suspected to live for hundreds of years. The Park is named after the Tarangire River which is the only source of water for the animals during dry season, hence attracting lots of wildlife. Its many river circuits game driving loops will give us a chance to see plenty of animals on the river banks in search of water. After experiencing the African wild at its best, you’ll be transferred to your lodge/ hostel for a warm shower a hot meal and an evening of relaxation.

Meals included: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner. | Accommodation: Karatu Simba Lodge.

Day 3: Serengeti Central (Via Olduvai Gorge optional).

Transfer to the endless plains of Serengeti via the pre-historic world heritage site of Olduvai Gorge sometimes referred to as the Cradle of Mankind (not to be mistaken by the cradle of mankind in south Africa). This is where the famous archeologist Dr. Louis Leakey and his wife Mary Leakey discovered the HOMOHABILIS (the earliest members of the human genus). We will take a tour of the site and later proceed into the Serengeti where we will engage in an en-route game drive to our lodge/campsite in central Serengeti for a much-needed rest dinner and overnight in preparation for the next day.

Meals included: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner. | Accommodation: Serengeti Simba Lodge.

Day 4: Serengeti National Park (North).

After breakfast you’ll transfer to the northern part of the Serengeti. Once there you will engage in game driving along Mara River. If we are lucky, we will get to witness spectacular river crossing by the wildebeest and zebras where they have to out smart the crocodiles, battle against the strong river currents as well as outrunning the numerous predators that track them. Our accommodation will be situated close to the migration and in some occasions, we will be able to see the herds right outside the lodge.

Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner. | Accommodation: Ang’ata Migration Camp.

Day 5: Serengeti National Park (North).

Spend another day in Northern Serengeti for further exploration of its magnificent animals in their raw natural habitats. In the afternoon we will go back to our lodge for a hot lunch and a short rest then leave in again for an evening of further game driving. Mornings and evenings are considered the best times for game driving as animals tend to prefer the coolness present by these times. In the evening after a sunset in the Serengeti, we will make way to our lodge for an evening of relaxation.

Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner. | Accommodation: Ang’ata Migration Camp.

Day 6: Serengeti National Park (North).

Three full days spend in the northern Serengeti with the herds will drastically increase your chances of seeing the river crossing at least one of the days. Apart from the great wildebeest migration, enjoy seeing other amazing animals such as lions, leopards, cheetahs, elephants, giraffes, hippos as well as the endangered black rhino. As usual a warm meal will be awaiting us at our lodge in the evening. We’ll Enjoy another final sunset in northern Serengeti (should you choose) Followed by an evening of leisure at our lodge.

Meals included: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner. | Accommodation: Ang’ata Migration Camp.

Day 7: Serengeti Central. (Central).

Today, we will transfer to central Serengeti for a fantastic of day of game driving around the central area. The central part of Serengeti is perfect for game viewing all year round because of its abundance of wildlife due to presence of food and water throughout the year. After a fantastic day full of wildlife, we will make our way to our lodge for a night of relaxation and unwinding comes evening. We might spend the night in Serengeti or exit the park all together to spend the night in Ngorongoro ready to descend into the crater first thing in the morning.

Meals included: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner. | Accommodation: Serengeti Simba Lodge.

Day 8: Ngorongoro Crater.

After an early morning breakfast at our lodge, we prepare to descend into the crater for a fantastic day of game viewing. The crater is the 8th wonder of the world and a designated world heritage site, is a collapsed volcano home to more than 30,000 animals including all of Africa’s Big Five amongst which is the critically endangered black rhino. We will also have the optional opportunity of visiting a Maasai Boma (village) should you choose to see how this magnificent tribe lives in a primitive manner. After a fantastic day full of wildlife, you will ascend from the crater and transfer back our first hotel or campsite for a night of relaxation and unwinding.

Meals included: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner. | Accommodation. Eileen’s Trees inn.

Day 9: Departure – Kilimanjaro International Airport (JRO).

This being your final day, your guide will transfer you to the airport in time for your flight. Here you’ll say our goodbyes to the guide before proceeding with boarding your departing flight to your next Destination… Thanks for choosing Lost in Africa.

Meals included: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner (as per departure time). | Accommodation: (as per the next destination).

Prices

Seasons 2 people 3 people 4 people 5 people 6 people
High Season

(July, Aug)

$7322

(3661 pp)

$9981

(3327 pp)

$12640

(3160 pp)

$15295

(3059 pp)

$17958

(2993 pp)

Route by Map

What to expect...

  • Wildebeest’s trek.
  • Riverine vegetation and open plains
  • Elephant migration.
  • Birding safari.

Included in Cost

  • • Airport transfers (pickups up and Dropp-off as indicated in the itinerary)
  • All activities (unless labeled as optional).
  • • Professional (Guide/Driver)
  • • All Park fees (as per the itinerary)
  • • Crater service fees (as per the itinerary)
  • • All government taxes (as per the itinerary
  • • All accommodations (as per the itinerary)
  • • Meals (as per the itinerary)
  • • Mineral water (unlimited)
  • • Unlimited Game drive mileage
  • • Amref flying Doctors insurance (evacuation to the nearest hospital)
  • • 24/7 support from our ground team for the duration of the package

Excluded from Cost

  • • Domestic flights
  • • Tips to Guides or other services rendered (Highly recommended)
  • • International flights
  • • Travel insurance & Medical Insurance
  • • Visa fees
  • • Personal items and equipment (i.e. climbing gear)
  • • Services not mentioned in the itinerary
  • • Any activities marked as optional

How to book

  • • choose a safari package or trip
  • • select the option you prefer between Budget, Midrange or Luxury
  • • click on the book button in the package
  • • fill and send the form that appears
  • • we will get back to you ASAP with relevant documents that will allow your booking confirmation
Luxury

Detailed Itienerary

Day 1: Arrival – Kilimanjaro International Airport (JRO).

Pick up from Kilimanjaro International Airport upon arrival and transfer to your accommodation in Arusha for pre-safari briefing dinner & overnight.

Meals included: Lunch and  Dinner (as per arrival time). | Accommodation: Ngaresero Mountain Lodge.

 Day 2: Tarangire National Park.

Morning transfer into Tarangire National Park. The Park is famed for having the highest concentration of elephants in the entire world that can be seen among its spectacular baobab trees that are suspected to live for hundreds of years. The Park is named after the Tarangire River which is the only source of water for the animals during dry season, hence attracting lots of wildlife. Its many river circuits game driving loops will give us a chance to see plenty of animals on the river banks in search of water. After experiencing the African wild at its best, you’ll be transferred to your lodge/ hostel for a warm shower a hot meal and an evening of relaxation.

Meals included: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner. | Accommodation: Mandhari lodge / Maramboi tented Lodge.

Day 3: Serengeti National park (Central (Via Olduvai Gorge optional)).

Transfer to the endless plains of Serengeti via the pre-historic world heritage site of Olduvai Gorge sometimes referred to as the Cradle of Mankind (not to be mistaken by the cradle of mankind in south Africa). This is where the famous archeologist Dr. Louis Leakey and his wife Mary Leakey discovered the HOMOHABILIS (the earliest members of the human genus). We will take a tour of the site and later proceed into the Serengeti where we will engage in an en-route game drive to our lodge/campsite in central Serengeti for a much-needed rest dinner and overnight in preparation for the next day.

Meals included: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner. | Accommodation: Kubu – Kubu luxury Lodge.

Day 4: Serengeti National Park (North).

After breakfast you’ll transfer to the northern part of the Serengeti. Once there you will engage in game driving along Mara River. If we are lucky, we will get to witness spectacular river crossing by the wildebeest and zebras where they have to out smart the crocodiles, battle against the strong river currents as well as outrunning the numerous predators that track them. Our accommodation will be situated close to the migration and in some occasions, we will be able to see the herds right outside the lodge.

Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner. | Accommodation: Nasikia Mobile Migration camp / Ang’ata Migration Camp.

Day 5: Serengeti National Park (North).

Spend another day in Northern Serengeti for further exploration of its magnificent animals in their raw natural habitats. In the afternoon we will go back to our lodge for a hot lunch and a short rest then leave in again for an evening of further game driving. Mornings and evenings are considered the best times for game driving as animals tend to prefer the coolness present by these times. In the evening after a sunset in the Serengeti, we will make way to our lodge for an evening of relaxation

Meals included : Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner. | Accommodation: Nasikia Mobile Migration camp / Ang’ata Migration Camp.

Day 6: Serengeti National Park (North).

Three full days spend in the northern Serengeti with the herds will drastically increase your chances of seeing the river crossing at least one of the days. Apart from the great wildebeest migration, enjoy seeing other amazing animals such as lions, leopards, cheetahs, elephants, giraffes, hippos as well as the endangered black rhino. As usual a warm meal will be awaiting us at our lodge in the evening. We’ll Enjoy another final sunset in northern Serengeti (should you choose) Followed by an evening of leisure at our lodge.

Meals included: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner. | Accommodation: Nasikia Mobile Migration camp / Ang’ata Migration Camp.

Day 7: Serengeti National Park (Central).

Today, we will transfer to central Serengeti for a fantastic of day of game driving around the central area. The central part of Serengeti is perfect for game viewing all year round because of its abundance of wildlife due to presence of food and water throughout the year. After a fantastic day full of wildlife, we will make our way to our lodge for a night of relaxation and unwinding comes evening. We might spend the night in Serengeti or exit the park all together to spend the night in Ngorongoro ready to descend into the crater first thing in the morning.

Meals included: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner. | Accommodation: Kubu – Kubu luxury Lodge.

Day 8: Ngorongoro Crater.

After an early morning breakfast at our lodge, we prepare to descend into the crater for a fantastic day of game viewing. The crater is the 8th wonder of the world and a designated world heritage site, is a collapsed volcano home to more than 30,000 animals including all of Africa’s Big Five amongst which is the critically endangered black rhino. We will also have the optional opportunity of visiting a Maasai Boma (village) should you choose to see how this magnificent tribe lives in a primitive manner. After a fantastic day full of wildlife, you will ascend from the crater and transfer back our first hotel or campsite for a night of relaxation and unwinding.

Meals included: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner. | Accommodation. Eileen’s Trees inn / Kudu Campsite.

Day 9: Departure – Kilimanjaro International Airport (JRO).

This being your final day, your guide will transfer you to the airport in time for your flight. Here you’ll say our goodbyes to the guide before proceeding with boarding your departing flight to your next Destination… Thanks for choosing Lost in Africa.

Meals included: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner (as per departure time). |Accommodation: (as per the next destination).

Prices

Seasons 2 people 3 people 4 people 5 people 6 people
High Season

(July, Aug)

$8673

(4337 pp)

$12007

(4003 pp)

$15344

(3836 pp)

$18675

(3735 pp)

$22008

(3668 pp)

Route by Map

What to expect...

  • Wildebeest’s trek.
  • Riverine vegetation and open plains
  • Elephant migration.
  • Birding safari.

Included in Cost

  • • Airport transfers (pickups up and Dropp-off as indicated in the itinerary)
  • All activities (unless labeled as optional).
  • • Professional (Guide/Driver)
  • • All Park fees (as per the itinerary)
  • • Crater service fees (as per the itinerary)
  • • All government taxes (as per the itinerary
  • • All accommodations (as per the itinerary)
  • • Meals (as per the itinerary)
  • • Mineral water (unlimited)
  • • Unlimited Game drive mileage
  • • Amref flying Doctors insurance (evacuation to the nearest hospital)
  • • 24/7 support from our ground team for the duration of the package

Excluded from Cost

  • • Domestic flights
  • • Tips to Guides or other services rendered (Highly recommended)
  • • International flights
  • • Travel insurance & Medical Insurance
  • • Visa fees
  • • Personal items and equipment (i.e. climbing gear)
  • • Services not mentioned in the itinerary
  • • Any activities marked as optional

How to book

  • • choose a safari package or trip
  • • select the option you prefer between Budget, Midrange or Luxury
  • • click on the book button in the package
  • • fill and send the form that appears
  • • we will get back to you ASAP with relevant documents that will allow your booking confirmation