Top 10 Activities to do in Serengeti national park

The Serengeti National Park, in northern Tanzania, is known for its massive annual migration of wildebeest and zebra. Seeking new pasture, the herds move north from their breeding grounds in the grassy southern plains. Many cross the marshy western corridor’s crocodile-infested Grumeti River. Others veer northeast to the Lobo Hills, home to black eagles. Black rhinos inhabit the granite outcrops of the Moru Kopje.

Serengeti National Park in Tanzania has established in 1952 offers the best Amazing wildlife Safari in Tanzania. It is home to the greatest wildlife spectacle on earth – the great migration of wildebeest and zebra. The resident population of lion, cheetah, elephant, giraffe, and birds is also impressive. There’s a wide variety of accommodation available, from luxury lodges to mobile camps. Everything you need to know about organizing a Serengeti Safari is to know when to travel, accommodation, flights, travel insurance and reputable operator. 

Top Activities To Do In Serengeti National Park Safari

Discover the top 10 Things you need to know about a Serengeti Safari. As a top Safari Destination in Tanzania for your family. An adventure where it’s all begins of a lifetime that makes a life-changing experience.

Game drive

Serengeti National Park hughlightThis is the Top Activities To Do In Serengeti National Park Safari in Serengeti National Park starts from Arusha.  All easily managed under a single booking with this tour of Tanzania. A guide provides tons of insight as you travel among popular natural destinations and handles logistics with ease. Inclusions such as food, lodging, and entrance fees make this tour a high-value choice for nature lovers.

Central Serengeti plains

Almost treeless grassland of the south is the most emblematic scenery of the park. This is where the wildebeest breed, as they remain in the plains from December to May. Other hoofed animals – zebra, gazelle, impala, hartebeest, top, buffalo, Waterbuck – also occur in huge numbers during the wet season. “Kopjes” are granite formations that are very common in the region, and they are great observation posts for predators, as well as a refuge for hyrax and pythons.

Western corridor

The black clay soil covers the savannah of this region. The Grumeti River and its gallery forests are home to Nile crocodiles, patas, monkey’s hippopotamus, and martial eagles. The migration passes through from May to July.

The Northern Serengeti: (Kogatende, Lobo, Loliondo)

the landscape is dominated by open woodlands and hills, ranging from central Serengeti (Seronera) to the Mara River on the Kenyan border. Apart from the migratory wildebeest and zebra (which occur from July to August, and in November), this is the best place to find elephant, giraffe, and dik-dik.

  •  Tanzania highlights  Serengeti tour is a great choice for first-time visitors
  • Tours of top natural attraction all handled under a single booking
  • Budget-friendly tour option provides incredible value
  • Serengeti National park offers the best individual tailor-made private safari, family safaris, honeymooners.
  • The guide provides information and handles logistics throughout the tour
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  • Best lodging accommodation safaris with high scenic views.
  • Enjoy the bush lunch with your family & friends.

The Great Wildebeest Migration

Great Migration, which happens somewhat on the immense fields of the Serengeti. Reliably, over 1.5 million wildebeest, a reasonable number of gazelles, and negligible after of zebra scan for better brushing locales. At the south of the Serengeti lies a trademark life trove, hid in the volcanically-rich and profitable soil of the Ngorongoro Crater.

This East African country is a gem among Serengeti Safari in Tanzania’s destination. So, don’t miss the chance to explore this beautiful land of diverse flora and fauna.

Best time to See Wildebeest Migration

  • January – March:

Ndutu area-South Serengeti & Ngorongoro Conservation Area (calving season second half of February/March): the best time to see the young calves on the green plains.

  • April – May:

The migration will be at Central toward to  Western  corridor of Serengeti( Grumeti area)

  • June – July:

Grumeti Area-Western Serengeti to Northern Serengeti (Kagotende)

  • July – September:

River Crossing Northern Serengeti  at Mara River- Lobo Area

 

  • October – December:

Returning of wildebeest from Masai Mara, across Loliondo  to Southern Serengeti National park South Serengeti

Balloon Safari | Top Activities To Do In A Serengeti Safari

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Your itinerary during any month of travel, the Central Serengeti launching site (available year-round) is a great option any month with abundant resident animal sightings and spectacular landscape.
The South  Serengeti launching site offers the opportunity for an aerial view of the Great Migration on the open
plains from mid-December to early April and similarly at the West Serengeti launching site from roughly
mid-May to early July.

See the Big 5

Lion In Serengeti National park

Tanzania is an East African nation known for its huge wild zones. They intertwine the fields of Serengeti National Park, a safari mecca populated by the “Big Five” – elephant, lion, leopard, Cape buffalo, rhino.  Explore safari in Serengeti National park and See the big five African safari

Tanzania Flying Safari (Hire a private air charter)

This is quite different from the hot air balloon ride! You can take a flying safari in Serengeti national park from Arusha or Dar es Salaam or from Zanzibar with your family or group travel.  These are the small chartered planes that travel between the seven airstrips in the national park. The views might not be as wide as that of a hot air balloon.  It’s definitely a unique experience you won’t get elsewhere.  The flight is small with a capacity of 13 people which will allow you to get an aerial view of animal movement from above the sky to below ground level.

Bird watching

7day Tanzania Birding Safari

Tanzania Is An Amazing Birding Destination In The World. Tanzania boasts a bird list of 1,038 species, the 3rd biggest in Africa. Eight of the 10 families endemic to mainland Africa are present. Raptors, plovers, parrots, turacos, bee-eaters, barbets, flamingos, starlings, weavers, pipits, and sunbirds are well represented. Led by excellent guides specialized in Birdlife, this safari will visit some of the most interesting areas in Northern Tanzania focusing on different habitats and ecosystems. This Serengeti safari for keen naturalists, for people interested in something else than viewing wildlife.

Camping Safari | Top Activities To Do In A Serengeti Safari

Tanznaia camping safaris

Experience up-close with nature and smell wild. Enjoy authentically game drive and sleeping at basic camp such as Nyani campsite, Nguchiro,  Pimbi at central Serengeti and, Lobo campsite in Northern close to Masai Mara.

Serengeti Lodging Safari

8days authentic lodge safari in Tanzania

Stay in mid-range and luxury lodge in an authentic way. Well, furnish the modern room with a hot shower, private room, and toilet!

Walking Safari | Top Activities To Do In A Serengeti Safari

Tanzania tented lodge safari

Explore Serengeti National Park on Foot. Walking Safari offer experience in once a lifetime you will never forget. Walk with range holding the game and up close with the wild. Take a safari photos nearby to wildlife and nature. The rule doesn’t disturb and feed animals within and out of the park!

How to Get in Serengeti National Park

Serengeti National park is accessed through all major ways: From Zanzibar or Dar es Salaam through-plane!  Arusha by car or flight. Arusha, Lake Natron then Serengeti. From Masai Mara Isibania to Serengeti!

Retina Hippo Pool

Hippo PoolThe best places to see hippos are the Serengeti, Ngorongoro Crater, and Lake Manyara during the dry season. Retina Hippo Pool in Central Serengeti. Situated where the Seronera and Orangi Rivers converge, the Retina Hippo Pool consists of a deep puddle of water with roughly 200 sloshings, playing hippos. The best time to consider visiting during the dry season between July and November when more hippos are exposed due to the lower water in the pool.

Enjoy your lunch in the bush

Come and visit Tanzania at the best when you have a  scenic game drive to stay in the bush for your lunch in the middle of the jungle.  Having a coffee/ lunch at the picnic center and meet with a monkey with birds.

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