• Essential Migration South & Central - 7 days/6 nights

    Price Start from: $3,320 for 2 people

Essential Migration South & Central

6 Nights 7 Days

Trip Summary

Duration: 6 Nights 7 Days
Parks Visited: Lake Manyara National Park, Serengeti National Park, Ngorongoro Conservation Area
Level of Accommodation: Deluxe

Arrival : At your arrival you will meet MSS Representative who will transfer you to your hotel in Arusha  for a safari briefing  and overnight in bed & breakfast  this is Kibo Palace Hotel (bb) www.kibopalacehotel.com     

Price Start From $ 3320 for 2people

Your Adventure Begins

Essential South & Central

Day 1. Lake Manyara National Park

Depart from Arusha and drive to Lake Manyara National Park, a unique and picturesque park with a stunning lake, inspiring views and very varied wildlife and birdlife viewing. Lake Manyara is a shallow, alkaline lake that is part of the Rift Valley wall; the lake is at the base of this dramatic western escarpment giving it a beautiful and serene setting. In addition to this peaceful setting, Lake Manyara’s main attractions are its rich bird life, tree climbing lions and its hippos .

Overnight stay at Tloma Lodge.(fb) www.tanganyikawildernesscamps.com/camps/tlomalodge

Day 2. Lake Manyara/ Olduvai Gorge/ Serengeti

Early morning game drive through Lake Manyara to try to spot nocturnal wildlife before sunrise. From there drive to the Serengeti, famed for its annual animal migration when some 6 million hooves pound the open plains. On our way to the Serengeti (option) we stop at Olduvai Gorge to visit this world-renowned archeological site that has been called the “Cradle of Mankind”.

Overnight stay at Ndutu Lodge. (fb) www.ndutu.com

Day 3. Southern Serengeti National Park

Full day game drive through the Southern Serengeti, where breathtaking landscapes, endless horizons and abundant wildlife await you. The Serengeti is a UNESCO World Heritage Site and the Southern part of the park is the ideal location at this time of the year for marveling at the annual wildebeest migration.

Overnight stay at Ndutu Lodge. (fb) www.ndutu.com  

Day 4. Southern Serengeti National Park

Another full day of exploring the vast plains of Southern Serengeti for some of the best game viewing in East Africa. The Serengeti’s endless plains provide an exceptional landscape for wildlife viewing, it truly is ultimate safari country. Often spotted in the Serengeti are elephants, hippos, lions, zebras, wildebeests, cheetahs, leopards and more

Overnight stay at Serengeti Acacia camp (fb) https://serengetiacaciacamps.com/camp/acacia-central-camp/

Day 5. Southern Serengeti National Park/ Ngorongoro Crater

Leave Serengeti and drive to Ngorongoro Crater passing some Maasai villages and scenic landscapes. Called the eighth wonder of Ngorongoro Sopa Lodge.the world, the crater won’t fail to take your breath away as you stand on the rim looking down a 10-mile wide crater floor with abundant wildlife. The Ngorongoro Crater is the largest unbroken volcanic caldera in the world covering approximately 260 sq km’s with walls rising 600 meters from the crater floor. Before the Ngorongoro Volcano exploded and collapsed 2 million years ago, it was one of the world’s tallest mountains. Now, it is home to more than 30,000 large mammals – mainly gazelle, buffalo, eland, hartebeest and warthog – and has the highest predator density in the world.

Overnight stay at Serengeti Acacia camp (fb) https://serengetiacaciacamps.com/camp/acacia-central-camp/

Day 6. Ngorongoro Crater

Early morning descend into the crater for a day of exceptional game viewing at the crater floor. A large permanent concentration of wild animals can be found in the huge and perfect crater of Ngorongoro including lions, elephants, hippos, zebras, wildebeests, and many more.

Overnight stay at Ngorongoro Farm House. (fb) www.tanganyikawildernesscamps.com/camps/ngorongorofarmhouse

Day 7. Drive back to Arusha

Morning Drive back to Arusha with stops at a few selected arts & crafts markets for some shopping.

Overnight stay at Kibo Palace in Arusha or fly to Zanzibar if excursion extension has been selected.

Price includes and Does not include

Price includes:

  • Accommodation at your arrival in (hb) basis
  • Accommodation while on safari in full board basis
  • Professional & Experienced English speaking guide
  • Transfers from and to the airport
  • Private  4X4 Safari Vehicle with opened roofed, with fridge & power invertor for charging devices   
  • All park fees.
  • Government Taxes
  • Soft drinks (water) for entire safari Etc .
  • All excursions as mentioned in the itinerary

Does not include:

  • All items of personal Nature
  • Gratuity,
  • International and domestic flight
  • Travel Insurance

(bb)Bed and breakfast

(hb)Half board

(fb)Full board

 Price is per person sharing  range to Usd 3320  for 2people, the  bigger the group the cheaper it is.   

Let us know what is your request on safari@myserengetisafaris.com


We Can customize for you the above itinerary with special & lower price for Low  season  April & May  , you cannot imagine how big different in the prices it is ,also we can customize the same itinerary with cheaper accommodations level but (Standard)  if someone is interested with this but for lower budget .

 Families with children below 16yrs , please advise so we can quote for children

Extras excursions can be done  

  • Balloon fly is $600 per person
  • Visiting Olduvai gorge Museum is $35 per person
  • Visiting Maasai village is $100 Per vehicle


Please note that this Safari can also be booked with an option to fly back to Arusha or Zanzibar on your last day. You might want to consider this option if you need to fly out of Arusha or anywhere at the end of safari If you select a “fly back” option for this Safari, you will have a different layout that are of comparable standards and you will follow the same circuit as described above, with the difference being that your safari ends in the Serengeti from where your flight will depart.

Essential South & Central | Duration: 6 Nights/ 7 Days | Accommodation: Luxury