10 Days East Africas Honeymoon Migration Safari



The definitive East Africa adventure, this superb 10 days safari combines Kenya and four of Tanzania’s most famous game reserves. Beginning over to Tanzania for the dotted baobab landscape of Tarangire, then to the delightful diversity of Lake Manyara, the extraordinary Ngorongoro Crater, and the rolling grasslands of the Serengeti. Arguably the most spectacular game-viewing itinerary in Africa, this is the journey of a lifetime.

This adventure will take you on thrilling game drives, and provide exceptional views of diverse East African landscapes, cultures, and wildlife. You are filled with bucket-list experiences, including adding on a hot-air balloon safari for a unique perspective of the vast Serengeti plains and ending your safari in the magical Masai Mara National Park.

Day by Day

Day 1:
Arrive Kilimanjaro Airport Arusha

Arrive at Kilimanjaro International Airport around 04 am, meet our representative, and drive to Arusha for leisure and overnight stay at Karama Lodge.

Main Destination:  Arusha

Meal Plan:  Dinner

Accommodation: Tulia Hotel & Spa / Arusha Villa

Day 2:
Arusha to Tarangire National Park

You leave Arusha after breakfast with a picnic lunch packed safely away. The Rift Valley landscape drifts past as your guide heads for Tarangire National Park, the least visited reserve on the itinerary but one capable of delivering fantastic game viewing. Home to Tanzania’s biggest elephant population, Tarangire supports large numbers of buffalo, giraffe, zebra, and many antelope species, most evident during the dry season when concentrations of animals at the life-giving Tarangire River are at their peak. You stop at a picnic site and enjoy your lunch with breath-taking views of the park’s landscape and the river below you, and maybe in the company of elephants drinking and digging water from the sand River banks, after lunch proceeds with game viewing and the late afternoon leave the park and, drive to your, Camp Manyara Wildlife on beautiful Rift Valley flour surrounded by the acacia woodland.

Main Destination: Tarangire National Park

Meal Plan: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner

Accommodation: Manyara Wildlife Camp | Lake Manyara Serena Lodge

Day 3:
Lake Manyara National Park to Ngorongoro Conservation Area

Following breakfast transfer to Lake Manyara National Park for a full-day game drive. There is a profusion of wildlife in this small national park, and the amazing bird-watching experience will certainly be rewarding to both a devoted and first-time bird watcher, it is as well among the few places on the African continent to see the tree-climbing lions that will be your main quest for the day. Manyara in addition prides in a large flock of beautiful pink flamingoes found near the lake. You will have lunch at the picnic site and proceed with your game viewing in the late evening proceed to the Ngorongoro conservation area for dinner, and overnight at our carefully selected lodge

Main Destination: Lake Manyara National Park

Meal Plan: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner

Accommodation: Rhino Lodge | Ngorongoro Tortilis Tented Camp

Day 4:
Ngorongoro Crater to Serengeti National Park.

Today you will drive into the Ngorongoro Conservation Area and down into the Ngorongoro Crater for full-day game drive. Grass steppes and acacia forests are home to almost all the species of animals found in the East African savannah. In only a few hours, you have the chance of spotting the four of the big five – lion, Elephant, Buffalo, and Rhino. After extensive game viewing and a picnic in the crater, you will leave the Ngorongoro Crater in the afternoon and depart to the central part of the Serengeti. This part is famous for the abundance of lions and leopards that can usually be seen quite easily. Game viewing in the central area is spectacular all year round. Enjoy the views of endless plains and stunning wildlife like cheetahs, elephants, giraffes, hippos, ostrich, jackals, hyenas, hyrax, and many more. Dinner and overnight will be at Shuhudia Adventure Camp.

Main Destination: Ngorongoro Crater

Meal Plan: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner

Accommodation: Shuhudia Adventure Camp | Serengeti Tortilis Tented Camp

Day 5 - 6:
Serengeti Central to Serengeti North (Mara-river)

You will spend your next two days unwinding the secrets of the migration and it will be full of surprises in the north. You will see the wildebeest crossing the Mara River. You may also get the rare sighting of crocodiles attacking them during migration.  The area’s habitat consists of rolling hills, kopjes, plains, and riverine. It offers great game viewing of big cats and other wild animals like rhinos, hippos, rock hyrax, giraffes, and reedbucks. You will relish your stay and dinner at Serengeti wilderness tented camp Migration camp.

Main Destination: Serengeti North (Mara River)

Meal Plan: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner

Accommodation: Serengeti wilderness tented camp | Kenzan Tented camp North.

Day 7:
Serengeti National Park to Isibania Border to Masaai Mara National Park.

After breakfast, game en route to the Isebania border. Arrive in time for lunch, after the paperwork proceeds with the game drive in Maasai Mara. Dinner and overnight at Mara Simba Lodge.

Main Destination: Maasai Mara National Game Reserve

Meal Plan: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner

Accommodation: Mara Simba Lodge | Mara sopa lodge

Day 8:
Full-day Maasai Mara National Park

After breakfast, proceed on a full day of game viewing within the reserve. The landscape is scenic savannah grassland on rolling hills. Masai Mara National Reserve is the best park for game viewing in Kenya as it has an extensive road and track network which allows for close-range viewing and photography. After the game viewing, have a break for your picnic lunch at the hippo pool, looking out for hippos and crocodiles. The dinner will be served and you will stay overnight at the camp. Mara Simba tented camp.

Main Destination: Maasai Mara National Game Reserve

Meal Plan: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner

Accommodation: Mara Simba Lodge | Mara Sopa Lodge

Day 9:
Full day exploring Maasai Mara National Park

Today’s itinerary is flexible and you can discuss with your guide the previous evening and plan for today’s schedule. You can either have a relaxed breakfast or depart for full-day game drives around 9:00 AM with packed lunch and return back to the lodge late afternoon around 6:00 PM. Or you can depart at 6:00 AM on an early morning game drive (This is the best time to see the animals and a good chance to witness hunt/kill). Later return to the accommodation for breakfast and relax for a bit and depart on an afternoon game drive with packed lunch. You will stop at a picnic spot for having a packed lunch and later depart on a game drive till the park is closed. Around 6:00 PM return to the lodge for dinner and overnight stay.

Main Destination: Maasai Mara National Game Reserve

Meal Plan: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner

Accommodation: Mara Simba Lodge | Mara Sopa Lodge

Day 10:
Fly Maasai Mara to Nairobi

You’ll enjoy another morning game drive before returning to Nairobi on your scheduled flight.

Upon your return to Nairobi, you’ll be transferred to your hotel or the airport.

Main Destination: Jomo Kenyatta International Airport

Meal Plan: Breakfast & Lunch

Accommodation: No Accommodation


$ 4,995 | $ 4,888

Rates are per person

$ 4,841 | $ 4,725

Rates are per person


Hi, Evelyne Ngotea
Hi, Evelyne Ngotea

Get in touch with our resident expert. to start planning this safari.

Location Maps

Places you'll See

Safari Programs

Related Itineraries

Below are other Safari Programs which are Similar to this one.