6 DAYS NDUTU CALVES SAFARI

Tanzania safaris

Serengeti Migration Tanzania Safari
On this 6-day safari, the great migrating herds of wildebeests and zebras are situated at Lake
Ndutu which is found in the Ngorongoro conservation area and a part of Serengeti eco-system
and our main target is from Dec to April. From January it is the best time to witness the ndutu
calving as they spread out across the short-grass plains and predators are just around waiting
for their opportunities to make a hunt and make the real name of ndutu calves safari. You will
experience both Tarangire, South Serengeti, Ngorongoro crater and Lake Manyara.

Day 1 Arrival in Arusha


You will be picked up from the airport by a Bush and Forest Explorer representative and conveyed to your
accommodation in Arusha where you will overnight, relax, and prepare in anticipation of the
adventures to come.

Accommodation

  • Budget: Outpost Lodge
  • Meals&Drinks
  • B&B

Day 2 Arusha to Tarangire National Park.

In the morning you start your ndutu calves safari and you will be collected from your lodgings
in Arusha by our safari guide. We set out for Tarangire National Park on a good tarmac road
across gently rolling Maasai plains with scattered acacia trees. As we zip along we pass
many Maasai in their colorful dress walking on the roadside, riding bicycles, herding cattle and
driving donkey’s carts. Tarangire National Park, well known for its large elephant herds, is also
host to a multitude of other creatures. From the open roof of our state of the art safari jeep,
we experience the seasonal swamps, savanna and life-giving Tarangire River, endeavoring to
encounter a multitude of creatures, from zebra to wildebeest, buffalo, elephant, and giraffe, to
name a few. It is possible we will glimpse lion stalking prey or leopards watching, relaxing in the
trees above.
After our extensive game drive experiencing the varied sights and sounds of the wilderness, we
drive to your accommodation for dinner overnight.

Accommodation

  •  Migombani Campsite
  • Meal& Drinks
  • B&B

Day 3 South Serengeti (Ndutu)

After breakfast, we will head to the Lake Ndutu region, situated in the Ngorongoro Conservation
Area, a sublime landscape of the southern Serengeti ecosystem. The drive takes approximately
3 hrs, taking us across the beautiful landscape of The Rift Valley Lake Ndutu, alkaline like most
of the other Rift Valley is frequently inhabited by a wide array of wildlife.
with appetites sated, undertake our game drive in the Ndutu region. The majority of the
wildebeest migration can normally be found on the short-grass plains from December to
April. After the late afternoon game drive, you will drive to your accommodation for dinner and
overnight.

Accommodation

  •  Lake Masek Tented Lodge 
  • Meal& Drink
  • B&B

Day 4 South Serengeti (Ndutu


After our hearty breakfast, we head out to enjoy a full day game drive in the Ndutu region. We
endeavor to explore the range of different habitats found here that include swamps, woodland,
soda lakes, and the world-famous Serengeti short grass plains. We will see the awesome sight
of the great thronging herds of wildebeest and zebra. During a short time frame around January,
normally lasting for about 3 weeks, the majority of the wildebeest calves, dropping in the region
of half a million young in this awesome act of synchronized birthing. The sea of grass provides
little cover and the young Wildebeest calves can run minutes after they are born and within 3
days they are normally strong enough to keep up with the herd.
As our full day of adventure upon the ‘Endless Plain,’ we depart to our accommodation for dinner
and Overnight.

Accommodation

  • Serengeti Heritage Ndutu
  • Meals& Drink
  • B&B

Day 5 Ndutu to Ngorongoro Crater


After breakfast, we head out for an en-route game drive through the Serengeti. We may, with lady
luck on our side, spot all of the “Big Five- across the ‘Endless Plain’ to The Ngorongoro Crater.
This UNESCO world heritage site formed millions of years ago with the massive explosion of a
volcano once higher than Kilimanjaro is 610 m deep and covers roughly 304 square kilometers.
Due to its dense animal population of approximately 25 000 ungulates, the Crater offers the best
game viewing.On our ndutu calves safari We will arrive at the Crater rim before lunch. with our
overview of the spectacular landscape that spreads out before our eyes stored in our memories
and memory cards, we descend the bumpy winding track that brings us onto the Crater floor
and, very quickly, we will be able to see wildebeest, zebra, gazelle, elephant, perhaps our luck,
black rhino through the grass.
After lunch and a full afternoon inside the Crater, we head to accommodation in
Karatu for dinner and an overnight.

Accommodation

  •  Migombani campsite


Day 6 Lake Manyara National Park to Arusha


After breakfast, we drive to our final destination on this ndutu calves safari – Lake Manyara
National Park. This, a relatively small but diverse park, 120km west of Arusha, is so named for
the shallow salt lake that covers some seventy percent of the surface area, flooding and drying
with the seasons and home to thousands of flamingo and in the extraordinary region of 500
other bird species. On our exploration of the park we will see monkey, giraffe, zebra, wildebeest,
buffalo, elephant, and, with some luck, lions lounging in the trees. The park is known for its
diverse landscapes; not only open grassy plains but also primate-filled woodlands and baobab
dotted cliffs. After lunch, we head back to Arusha where we will arrive in the late afternoon, our
adventure at its inevitable end, with all the sights and sounds of wild East Africa tucked away in
our mind for our adventure in life’s journey.

End of 6 Days Tailor-Made Tanzania Safari.