Southern Serengeti Safari Overview
Southern Serengeti Safari; Southern Serengeti (Ndutu Area) is the endless, almost treeless grassland of the south is the most emblematic scenery of the park. This where the wildebeest breed, as they remain in the plains from December to May. Other hoofed animals-zebras, gazelles, impalas, hartebeests, topis, buffalos and waterbucks-also occur in huge numbers during the west season. Kopjes are granite floriations which are very common in the region and they are great observation post for predators, as well as a refuge for hyrax and pythons.
Today the Serengeti National park, the Ngorongoro conservation Area, and the Maasai Mara Game Reserve across the border in Kenya, protect the greatest and most varied collection of terrestrial wildlife on earth, and one of the last great migratory systems still intact. The Serengeti is the jewel in the crown of Tanzania’s protected areas, which altogether make up some 14% of the country’s land area, a conservation record that few other countries can match.
Southern Serengeti Safari Itinerary
Day 1: Ngorongoro Crater
Pick up from the hotel in Arusha at 0800hr for the journey to Ngorongoro Conservation area where you will arrive in the mid-day for lunch at Rhino Lodge. Afternoon depart for the game drive into the spectacular Ngorongoro Crater, the world’s largest caldera is an important biodiversity conservation area with highest density of wildlife. Animals which inhabiting the area, and the annual migration of wildebeest, zebra, gazelles and other animals into the northern plains. In the evening drive out of the crater to the crater rim for dinner and overnight at Rhino Lodge.
Day 2: Southern Serengeti Wildebeest Safari
Breakfast in the Lodge, depart Ngorongoro for the journey to Southern Serengeti to Ndutu Area the vast plains of Serengeti. The large herds of migration are migrate to the Southern Serengeti from December to May of each year. Continue with game drive in this vast grassland of Southern Serengeti searching for the herds of Migration and predators which follow the herds. Evening drive to Ndutu Safari Lodge for dinner and overnight.
Day 3: Southern Serengeti wildebeest Safari.
Proceed with the full day Serengeti Safari with hot lunch at the lodge. Serengeti National Park is classified as one of the main sites of the World Heritage by the UNESCO.
Game drive in Serengeti searching for the wilder beest and a variety of predators. Dinner and overnight at Ndutu Safari Lodge
Day 4: Serengeti National Park – Arusha
Breakfast at the Lodge thereafter depart for the journey back to Arusha with picnic lunch. At Arusha we will drop you at the airport for your onward flight back home or to Zanzibar.
Southern Serengeti Safari Price
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Safari Cost Includes:
Game viewing drives on 4WD modified open roof vehicle.
Full board accommodation in the National Parks
All airport transfers in a private car
All Park fees
All service charges
Services of an experienced English-speaking driver-guide
Complimentary drinking water while on Safari.
Safari Cost Excludes:
Alcoholic drinks at the Hotels or lodge
All services of the personal nature.
Airport departure tax
Flying doctors insurance
All expenses of personal nature
Tips for diver and cooker