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February Calving Season Safari in Tanzania (9 days)

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Safari: Tanzania

February Calving Season Safari in Tanzania (9 days)

Visit Tanzania during the calving season to see wildebeest calves join the massive herds making their way through the Serengeti for the great migration.

This nine-day adventure is a must for those travellers seeking drama in their safari experience. Witness the birth of wildebeest calves and predators waiting in the wings.

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What to Expect on This Safari

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1

First day of your African adventure

When you arrive at Kilimanjaro International Airport, you will be greeted and transferred to the Onsea House in Arusha.

Here, you’ll get a brief overview of your safari, giving you the chance to do any last minute preparations. You will stay overnight at the Onsea House on a bed and breakfast basis, where you'll be given the opportunity to encounter Mount Meru cultural tourism walking tours, a Meru walking safari, Lake Duluti Forest Reserve Tour, Arusha city tour, coffee tour and cultural walks to Baraa Primary School. 

Meals: Bed and Breakfast

Transport: Included

  • February Calving Season Safari in Tanzania (9 days)
  • February Calving Season Safari in Tanzania (9 days)
  • February Calving Season Safari in Tanzania (9 days)
  • February Calving Season Safari in Tanzania (9 days)
  • February Calving Season Safari in Tanzania (9 days)
  • February Calving Season Safari in Tanzania (9 days)

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2 to 3

Tarangire offers unparalleled game viewing

After spending a night in Arusha, drive to Tarangire National Park which offers unparalleled game viewing especially in the dry season when elephants abound.

The breathtaking views of the Maasai Steppe and the mountains in the south make a stopover at Tarangire National Park a memorable experience. Large herds of elephant can be seen scratching the dry river beds for underground streams, while migratory wildebeest, zebra, buffalo, impala, gazelle, hartebeest and eland crowd the shrinking lagoons. Tarangire is renowned for dry-country antelope. It's here where you can observe the Fringe-eared Oryx as well as the Long-necked Gerenuk. After exploring in the wild, relax in the Nimali Tarangire for two nights with all your meals and local drinks included.

Meals: All meals and local drinks

Transport: Included

  • February Calving Season Safari in Tanzania (9 days)
  • February Calving Season Safari in Tanzania (9 days)
  • February Calving Season Safari in Tanzania (9 days)
  • February Calving Season Safari in Tanzania (9 days)
  • February Calving Season Safari in Tanzania (9 days)
  • February Calving Season Safari in Tanzania (9 days)

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4 to 5

Ngorongoro Crater safari won't disappoint

You will drive from Tarangire National Park to Ngorongoro Crater where you will stay on a full-board basis for two nights in the Sanctuary Ngorongoro Crater Camp. The camp's main areas include breathtaking views of the spectacular scenery and large trees that surround it.

Enjoy amazing game drives in the Lake Manyara National Park, where prolific wildlife such as zebra, wildebeest, lion, leopard, elephants and black rhinos can be sighted.

Meals: All meals and local drinks

Transport: Included

  • February Calving Season Safari in Tanzania (9 days)
  • February Calving Season Safari in Tanzania (9 days)
  • February Calving Season Safari in Tanzania (9 days)
  • February Calving Season Safari in Tanzania (9 days)
  • February Calving Season Safari in Tanzania (9 days)
  • February Calving Season Safari in Tanzania (9 days)

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6 to 8

Home to the greatest wildlife spectacle on earth

Join us to explore the different forms of vegetation and landscapes of the Serengeti ecosystem and meet some of the most fascinating inhabitants.

Observe the calving season in the south Serengeti National Park and watch as the newborns come to life. The Serengeti is home to the greatest wildlife spectacle on earth - the great migration of wildebeest and zebra. Enjoy guided game drives through the park, as well as Ndutu Marsh walks, sundowners and more, with the option of a hot air balloon safari. 

Lemala Ndutu Mobile Tented Camp will be your home for the next three nights with all your meals and local drinks included.

Meals: All meals and local drinks

Transport: Included

  • February Calving Season Safari in Tanzania (9 days)
  • February Calving Season Safari in Tanzania (9 days)
  • February Calving Season Safari in Tanzania (9 days)
  • February Calving Season Safari in Tanzania (9 days)
  • February Calving Season Safari in Tanzania (9 days)
  • February Calving Season Safari in Tanzania (9 days)

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9

End of calving safari!

After enjoying your final morning feast in the African bush, it’s time to make an exit. You will be transferred to Ndutu Airstrip for your flight back to Kilimanjaro Airport.

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