Scenes of vast, rolling plains dotted with grazing animals and iconic umbrella acacia trees. Great herds of wildebeest and zebra during the migration, elegant cheetah moving through the long grass and in the evening, the thundering calls of lions in the distance and the distinctive whoops from hyenas. Spectacular game viewing combined with unique cultural experiences to get to know the Maasai people and their way of life. very year, hundreds of thousands of Wildebeests' hooves thunder across the great Serengeti and Mara plains. Be front and centre as you witness this mesmerising event. A great migration experience like no other - this exciting safari takes you on a journey from the Masai Mara in Kenya to the plains of the Serengeti and Grumeti in Tanzania, travelling the same circuit as a million Wildebeest, 250,000 Zebras and 350,000 Thomson's Gazelles. Step into the minds of these nomadic animals in their perennial pursuit of the greenest grass, with their activities peaking with the birthing season and the famous river crossings on the Mara - Serengeti border. Don't only witness the greatest natural spectacle on earth, but all the places they call home, too. Phenomenal year round game viewing at each of your stops will keep you enthralled from dawn to dusk.
A few of the many incredible things you'll see and experience while on this journey.
One adventurous night in this vibrant city before departing for Lewa on day 2. Enjoy Nairobi's restaurant scene or recharge with room service and a night in. An optional visit to the Sheldrick Wildlife Trust's Elephant Orphanage is an experience you'll never forget.
The start of your safari adventure! Indulge in the rich game viewing of this magical place with no crowds. Experience game drives, bush walks, camel rides, horse riding and a visit to the Lewa Wildlife Conservancy HQ.
Today you depart the Lewa Conservency after a delicious breakfast and head to the one and only Masai Mara!
You'll stay at the gorgeous Kichwa Tembo lodge and spend the next few days enjoying the quintessential safari experience of this iconic destination. Excellent game viewing, breath-taking landscapes and optional add ons such as a visit to the Maasai community (included), hot air balloon rides and an epic 8km hike along the Oloololo Escarpment Trail.
You'll round your trip off with a last early morning game drive and delicious breakfast overlooking the plains beyond before heading to the airstrip to begin your journey home. From Wilson Airport you'll be transferred back to Nairobi's JKIA for onward connecting flights home.
Optional: Find out why Lewa Wildlife Conservancy has become iconic in the world of conservation. Meet the anti poaching unit and their canine colleagues responsible for it's protection.
We've carefully selected local projects that are doing amazing work for conservation in the area. You can add a visit on to your itinerary which will automatically include a direct donation to their work. Note: Some of these projects may already be included in your itinerary!