The Hallmark of any tour to African Safari is undisputedly the African Serengeti where one can see the wild life at its natural best. It is not a normal tourist destination place, but holds enough to interest the intrepid of explorer in you. People can look forward to enjoy this once in a life time vacation in truly “discovery channel” style.
The Serengeti National Park is a large national park in Serengeti area, Tanzania. It is most famous for its annual migration of over one and a half million white bearded (or brindled) wildebeest and 250,000 zebra. Serengeti National Park is widely regarded as the best wildlife reserve in Africa due to its density of predators and prey.
Recently it is been declared as the seventh worldwide wonder. The area of the African Serengeti stretches from 335km from Arusha, stretching north to Kenya and bordering Lake Victoria to the west. In May or early June, huge herds of wildebeest, gazelle and zebra begin their spectacular migrations followed by the predators; lion, cheetah, hyena and hunting dogs with vultures circling overhead.
Apart from delightful scenes from the wildlife for which most of the tourists throng the place one can also look forward for Hot air balloon safaris, walking safari, picnics and game drives. Your tour operator can also arrange for bush lunch or dinner. Do not miss to visit the Maasai rock paintings and musical which truly rocks. Tourists coming here also visit neighboring Ngorongoro Crater, Olduvai Gorge, Ol Doinyo Lengai volcano and Lake Natron’s flamingos.
How to Reach there
Most visitors enter the Serengeti through the southern Naabi Hill Gate which leads to the Seronera Valley. It is area at the heart of the Serengeti and where one can witness spectacular habitat of the wildlife. There are also Scheduled and charter flights from Arusha, Lake Manyara and Mwanza.
Wide range of choice is available for Serengeti safari accommodations from hotels to resorts and camps. It can be combined to create individual and tailored itineraries. Kleins is one resort accommodation located outside the reserve, but with good resident game, the lodge also offers walking and night driving. Sabora is one more good accommodation. Lemala is a fabulous mobile camp that moves between the southern plains and the northern Lamai Wedge areas of the Serengeti.