Explore the wonders of this magical part of Africa on our East Africa Migration Discoverer! Join us on a 15-day adventure through Tanzania and Kenya, witnessing the incredible wildebeest migration and uncovering the region’s hidden gems. This small-group safari ensures a comfortable stay in lodges, chalets and permanent tented camps each night. Starting and ending in Nairobi, the tour covers Serengeti, Amboseli, Lake Manyara and Tarangire National Parks as well as the Ngorongoro Crater. Uncover the secrets of East Africa with our fully guided and expert-led tour!
Highlights of the Tour
Nairobi is the lively capital city of Kenya where urban sophistication blends seemlessly with the surrounding natural beauty. Explore the iconic Nairobi National Park or visit the David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust to witness the heartwarming rehabilitation of orphaned elephants. Browse local markets for traditional crafts and savour the diverse culinary delights at food markets.
Amboseli National Park
Amboseli National Park in Kenya is a breathtaking natural sanctuary with unparalleled views of majestic elephants roaming against the backdrop of Africa’s highest peak, Mount Kilimanjaro. The park offers an array of activities including thrilling game drives, guided nature walks and birdwatching expeditions.
Nestled at the foothills of Mount Kilimanjaro, Marangu is known as the gateway to the “Roof of Africa”. The town offers a starting point for the iconic Marangu Route trek to Kili’s summit. Get to know more about Chaga culture, explore local markets or hike to any of the many waterfalls in the area.
Arusha lies at the foothills of Mount Meru and is known for its breathtaking landscapes and cultural richness. Visitors can explore Arusha National Park, gain more knowledge about the local Maasai culture or go on an authentic safari adventure as Arusha serves as the gateway to the world-famous Serengeti National Park and Ngorongoro Crater.
Lake Manyara National Park is a breathtaking gem in Tanzania’s wildlife-rich landscape. Renowned for its diverse ecosystems, visitors can witness the spectacle of tree-climbing lions and thousands of pink flamingos against the backdrop of the shimmering lake. The park offers a unique blend of game drives, birdwatching expeditions and walking safaris, providing enthusiasts with an enthralling safari experience.
Mto wa Mbu Village
During an engaging visit to this colourful town, get to experience a variety of cultures and enjoy a traditional lunch at a local restaurant. Learn more about the customs and traditions of the mesmerising and distinctive Maasai Boma tribe during a special visit. This tribe is one of the most iconic and easily recognizable ethnic groups of East Africa.
A visit to a Maasai boma is a cultural journey as ancient traditions come to life amid the Kenyan landscape. Marvel at traditional dances, with local tribes people dressed in their iconic red attire, and engage in authentic conversations about their way of life. This unique experience offers a glimpse into the resilience and unity of the Maasai community.
Tarangire National Park is the sixth largest park in Tanzania and home to massive herds of elephants, wildebeest and zebra. It is also well-known for its iconic baobab trees that dot the landscape. Visitors can embark on thrilling game drives, witness the breathtaking Tarangire River and participate in an extraordinary bird-watching experience.
Ngorongoro Crater, a UNESCO World Heritage Site in Tanzania, is a breathtaking natural wonder that boasts unparalleled biodiversity within its caldera. This diverse ecosystem is a haven for the Big Five (lions, elephants, buffaloes, leopards, rhinos) and provides an unparalleled wildlife viewing experience. Travellers also have the opportunity to explore archaeological sites and experience unbelievable birding, ensuring an unforgettable journey through this natural masterpiece.
Discover the breathtaking beauty of the Serengeti National Park, a UNESCO World Heritage site that spans over 14 000 square kilometres in Tanzania. Home to the iconic yearly Great Migration, the park offers visitors a front-row seat to the breathtaking yearly spectacle of millions of wildebeest and zebras crossing the vast plains. More than 500 bird species also roam the park’s skies, keeping the twitchers happy.
Lake Victoria is Africa’s largest freshwater lake and offers breathtaking panoramas. Engage in a diverse range of activities like fishing expeditions and boat safaris to discover diverse bird species, all the while witnessing stunning African sunsets.
One of the world’s premium wildlife destinations, visitors to Kenya’s Masai Mara National Reserve can witness the spectacular Great Migration, where vast herds of wildebeest and other animals traverse the plains in search of greener pastures. It is an integral part of the greater Mara-Serengeti ecosystem and safari-goers will also be able to spot other animals like lions, leopard, cheetahs, giraffes, buffalo, jackal and topi.