10 Days Epic Grumeti River Migration Crossing Safari (in June)
This 10 Days Epic Grumeti River Migration Crossing Safari, Traditionally regarded as the beginning of the Grumeti River Crossings, the month of June is when the wildebeest herds take a risky detour through the crocodile-infested Grumeti River in the Grumeti section of Western Serengeti National Park, Tanzania, on their way to the Masai Mara in Kenya. Crocodiles wait for river crossings during migration so they can get food. This 10 Days Grumeti River Crossing Migration Safari itinerary can be altered to fit your vacation schedule and financial constraints.
Safari by day Highlight: Grumeti River Migration Crossing
- Day 1: On arrival at Kilimanjaro International airport
- Day 2: Transfer to Grumeti region of Serengeti National Park
- Day 3 – 5: Game Drives and relaxation
- Day 6 – 9: Transfer to Northern Serengeti
- Day 10: Transfer to Kilimanjaro International Airport
Detailed Itinerary: Grumeti River Migration Crossing Safari
Day 1: On arrival at Kilimanjaro International airport
You will be welcomed by our agent when you arrive at Kilimanjaro International Airport, and you will then be driven to your hotel in Arusha for the night. You will receive a briefing for your planned Grumeti River Migration Crossing safari.
Day 2: Transfer to Grumeti region of Serengeti National Park
After breakfast, you will be driven to the airport in Arusha where your scheduled flight to Grumeti Airstrip will depart from. You’ll arrive in plenty of time for your lunchtime land transport to your camp in the Western Corridor. You will leave for an afternoon game drive after lunch, followed by dinner and the night.
Day 3 – 5: Game Drives and relaxation
You will keep exploring the Grumeti area, paying particular attention to the dramatic river crossing in the Grumeti River. More morning and evening wildlife excursions are planned for you, and on request, you are welcome to unwind at the lodge.
Day 6 – 9: Transfer to Northern Serengeti
After breakfast, you will travel to the Northern Serengeti in the direction of the Mara River, stopping along the way for a wildlife drive. You will arrive in time for lunch at your lodge. The following four evenings will be spent watching the wildebeest migration herds cross the river here.
Day 10: Transfer to Kilimanjaro International Airport
After breakfast, you’ll be taken to the Kogatende airport for your scheduled flight back to Arusha, where you’ll be taken to the Kilimanjaro international airport for your travel home.
End of the 10 Days Grumeti River Migration Crossing Safari
- Full time English speaking professional driver/guide,
- All tour activities as detailed in the itinerary,
- Bottled water while on safari,
- Airport transfer
- Photography and touring,
- Full board accommodation
- Laundry services,
- Beverages/ drinks,
- International flights,
- Arusha hotel fees (Before the safari and after the safari),
- Items of a personal nature,
- Optional activities and any other extras not detailed in the above itinerary.