Great Migration / Big 5 Safari
Marvel at the circle of life
Witness life unfold in the savannah as we guide you through the sweeping scenes of the Serengeti and down into the Ngorongoro Crater. With a well-appointed mix of a private concession and permanent Lodges in stunning settings, all yours to explore.
At a glance
The Great Migration is the pounding heart of the Serengeti and can be observed throughout the year in its ever-changing spectacular settings.
The land of the Big 5
Serengeti boast the highest population of big cats in Africa, this itinerary brings you to most celebrated locations which inspired the Lion King.
Award-winning and thoughtfully selected Lodges will cater for best service, special moments and ensure an exclusive experience.
Day 1 Arrival to Tanzania
Arrive into Kilimanjaro international airport ( JRO ) , your dedicated assistant will assist in expediting you through the customs with your pre-arranged paperwork. A private vehicle will whisk you away to Legendary Lodge in Arusha.
Day 2 Tarangire National Park / Chemchem Concession
Drive Northwest of Arusha to Tarangire National Park for your first game viewing experience, Dinner and Overnight at Chem Chem Lodge (Private Concession area).
Day 3 Chem Chem Concession
Enjoy multitude of activities offered in exclusive concession area ,set in 55,000 acres of private land: Maasai-guided sunrise run, sunrise hill climb to viewpoint, bush breakfasts or picnic, day drives, walking safari, community visits, children safaris, sundowners on Lake Manyara (signature experience), interactive walks with Maasai , Massage and pampering treatments.
Day 4- You will be headed out for Ngorongoro Conservation Area, check into the fabulous Ngorongoro Crater Lodge for hot lunch. You can spend rest of your day at leisure, or take a short stroll on the rim of the crater or rolling plains where you can observe maasai harmonious co-existence with wildlife.
Dinner & Overnight at Ngorongoro Crater Lodge.
Day 5 Ngorongoro Crater Tour
Leave the lodge with packed breakfast for a big day in the crater, morning game drives ensures you enjoy crater’s wildlife at its most active and with less crowd. Break the morning at around 9am for bush breakfast before we resume game drive until 12:30.
Lunch at Ngorongoro Crater Lodge.
Private sundowner on the edge of the crater.
Dinner & Overnight at Ngorongoro Crater Lodge.
Day 6-8 Northern Serengeti
1.5-hour transfer to Lake Manyara airstrip, off to Northern Serengeti. You will spend 3 days in this region enjoy the sheer spectacle of great migration and big cats galore, exploring both the south and northern side of Mara River to maximize your wildlife experience. There is possibility for guided bush walks, private sundowners and sumptuous bush breakfasts.
3 overnights at Serengeti Lamai.
Day 9 Fly back to Kilimanjaro
Breakfast at leisure, leave the lodge at 8:00am and drive to Kogatende Airstrip. You will take a light aircraft to Arusha where you can do shopping and sightseeing if your up to it.
1 hour transfer to Kilimanjaro International Airport for your return flight/ onward travels.
Why Nale Moru
We know the land.
We seek to show you the authentic Africa. The one that’s at once beautiful and raw, honest and unpredictable. In a place like this, you want to travel with experts. We are a boutique travel company run by experienced guides who have worked these lands for a combined total of 20 years and counting. We take you to our favourite spots, stay at boutique properties in exquisite locations and will never take you somewhere we haven’t been (and loved) already.
We design experiences like no other.
We delight in offering travelers some of the most rare and fascinating moments East Africa has to offer. Group tours and tourist trails are not our style – our itineraries are designed to maximise your safari experience. This includes access to remote areas where you’re likely to have the sunrise to yourself, encounter prominent ecologists and wildlife researchers or receive complimentary room upgrades. Whether it’s the laidback luxury of a casual tented bush camp, the refined elegance of the Singita’s or a boutique house on a remote private concession – we match the flavour of each experience to your style and preference.
We take care of you.
Your experience is our priority. We match you with the most knowledgeable and skilled naturalist guides and meticulously craft your itinerary with the finer details of VIP airport visa service, private transport, necessary permits, and luxury accommodation among many others. We choose only the most reliable suppliers and safest of routes, and we’re always on call to assist you throughout your journey. We understand that your time is precious and take care of everything, so all that’s left for you to do is immerse yourself in the adventure.
We travel responsibly.
We care about the local communities and ecological integrity of the areas we visit. We tread as lightly as possible, use no plastic on safari and provide eco-friendly meal hampers with BPA-free stainless-steel water bottles for your comfort. We are committed to helping East African communities through considered and respectful tourism – and give back as much as we can. That includes carbon offset options, as well as community donations and tree planting. Our commitment to sustainable tourism ensures that African ecosystems thrive and benefit future generations.
We have you covered.
We understand that safaris can be a big investment. So to offer you full financial protection and peace of mind, we carry comprehensive tour operator liability insurance as well as passenger liability insurance. Our safaris also include flying doctor medical evacuation premium.
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Nale Moru Experiential Travel Co.
1215, Old Farm House 2,
Kiranyi, Arusha, Tanzania
Telephone +255 788 835 575
Liability Insurance: T10691