NDUTU MIGRATION CALVING SEASON SAFARI
6 Day Ndutu Migration Safari Calving Season in southern serengeti
During this fantastic 6-day Ndutu calving season safari, you'll get to see the incredible wildebeest and zebra herds during their special time at Lake Ndutu in the Ngorongoro conservation area, which is part of the Serengeti ecosystem. The main event we're looking for happens from December to April. In January, it's the perfect moment to witness something amazing – the wildebeests giving birth to their babies. They do this on the short, green plains, and there are predators like lions and cheetahs nearby, waiting for a chance to catch their food.
6 DAY NDUTU MIGRATION SAFARI TOUR SUMMARY
Destinations: Arusha, Serengeti South, Serengeti South, Serengeti Central Seronera, Ngorongoro, Arusha (Departure)
Level of Accommodation: Standard comfortable Lodge/Camps
Group size: Min Number of Participants: 2
Max number of participants: 6 people Per Vehicle (window seat guaranteed)
Schedule Dates: Depart any day of December to Mach
Detailed Itinerary For 6-Day Ndutu Migration Calving season Safari
6 Day Ndutu Safari Itinerary
Day 0: Arrival in Arusha
When you arrive at Kilimanjaro International Airport, a representative will be there to meet you. They'll take you to your hotel in a private vehicle. The rest of the day is yours to relax and enjoy. You'll be staying at Arusha Tulia Boutique Hotel and Spa for the night before your safari begins. You'll have breakfast and a packed lunch.
Day 1: Flight to Ndutu
After a tasty breakfast at your Arusha hotel, you'll be driven to Arusha Airport for a flight to Ndutu. The flight is about 1.5 hours long, and during it, you'll see the landscape change from hilly forests to open grasslands. Once you land in Ndutu, you'll start your day with a game drive, stopping for a picnic lunch. The Ndutu area is part of the route of the annual wildebeest migration, with thousands of animals. If you visit between December and March, you'll see the plains become a birthing and nursery area for the baby wildebeests. This season attracts lots of predators looking for easy prey. You might also spot big cats like leopards, lions, cheetahs, and more. Your game drive will end around 5 PM, and you'll head to your chosen accommodation for a delicious dinner. Get a good night's rest for another exciting day at Acacia Migration Ndutu Camp or the same Camp
Day 2, 3, 4, & 5: Full Days in Ndutu
You've seen the incredible migration, and now you have more chances to watch this fantastic wildlife spectacle. Ndutu is part of both the Serengeti National Park and the Ngorongoro Conservation Area. After breakfast, you'll embark on a full-day game drive, following the migration, depending on where it is in the NCA or Serengeti. If you visit between December and March, you'll witness the plains turning into a birthing and nursery area for the young wildebeests, with lots of predators looking for an easy meal. Watching the circle of life in action is a truly unforgettable experience. Your game drive will end around 5 PM, and you'll return to your accommodation for dinner. You'll be staying at Acacia Migration Ndutu Camp
or the same Camp
Day 6: Morning in Ndutu, then Back to Arusha
In the morning, at 7 AM, after a hearty breakfast, you'll head out for a short morning game drive in Ndutu. After the drive, you'll have brunch at the camp before heading to Ndutu Airstrip for your flight back to Arusha.