Day by Day - Migration, Lake & Crater
Fly-in Safari, 9 days / 8 nights
Start anticipating your African adventure with a short summary of what you can expect each day on safari to bring.
This safari begins and ends at Jomo Kenyatta International Airport in Kenya.
DAY 1 - 2: MASAI MARA NATIONAL RESERVE, KENYA
On arrival at Jomo Kenyatta International Airport, you will be
welcomed by a member of the &Beyond team, who will drive you
to Wilson Airport, from where a light aircraft flight will take you to
the Masai Mara. Enjoy your first game drive en route to the camp.
Kenya's most renowned game park, the Masai Mara is situated on the
northern border of the Serengeti in neighbouring Tanzania. Its
legendary Great Migration of over two million wildebeest and other
antelope has been described as one of nature's greatest wildlife
spectacles. Game viewing is wonderful year round, with virtually guaranteed sightings of the Big
Spend two nights in a luxurious safari tent at Bateleur Camp
at &Beyond Kichwa Tembo. Adventures include twice-daily game
drives, night drives, guided nature walks and sundowners overlooking
Day 3 - 4: Lake Manyara National Park, Tanzania
Return to the airstrip for a flight to Wilson Airport, where you will clear customs before continuing to Kilimanjaro International Airport in Tanzania. From there, another flight will take you to Lake Manyara Airstrip.
habitats of Lake Manyara National Park range from its Rift Valley soda lake to dense woodlands and steep
mountainsides, an ideal safari destination for those on honeymoon. The park is famous for
its tree-climbing lions and vast elephant herds. The shores of the lake, encrusted with pink
flamingo, attract more than 400 species of birds. Large herds of buffalo, cheetah, Masai giraffe
and impala roam the lake shores and valley slopes.
Relax for two nights in an intimate treehouse at &Beyond Lake Manyara Tree Lodge. Adventures include twice-daily game drives.
Day 5 - 6: Serengeti National Park, Tanzania
Return to Manyara Airstrip for a flight to another airstrip in the
National Park is one of the world's most celebrated
wilderness areas. It is renowned as the
site of the Great Migration, when over two million antelope move
through the reserve. This
epic, seasonal journey is a deeply moving experience, adding to the
rich resident game of this spectacular reserve.
Indulge in two nights at your choice of:
- A thatched stone cottage at &Beyond Klein’s Camp. Adventures include twice-daily game drives and nature walks
- A flamboyant tent at &Beyond Grumeti Serengeti Tented Camp, with twice daily game drives
- A luxury tent at a private wilderness campsite at &Beyond Serengeti Under Canvas, including twice-daily game drives
Day 7 - 8: Ngorongoro Crater, Tanzania
Return to the airstrip for yet another flight, this time to Manyara
Airstrip, where a member of the &Beyond team will be waiting to
drive you to the lodge.
A unique and incredibly romantic safari destination, the Ngorongoro Conservation Area is home to more than 30 000
protected animals. The
Ngorongoro Crater, once a gigantic volcano, is the largest intact
caldera in existence. Nearly three million years old, the ancient
caldera shelters one of the world's most beautiful wildlife havens.
Black rhino are protected within its rim, giant tusked
elephant wander the forests, black maned lions stalk the grasslands and
flamingo crowd the soda lakes.
Enjoy two nights in an intimate suite at &Beyond Ngorongoro Crater Lodge,
with a daily game drive on the Crater floor and incredibly romantic views for miles.
Day 9: Departure
You will be driven back to Manyara Airstrip for a flight to Kilimanjaro International Airport, where you will clear customs and immigration before flying to Wilson Airport. A vehicle will be waiting to take you to a hotel in Nairobi, where you can freshen up before returning to Jomo Kenyatta International Airport.