Serengeti National Park is undoubtedly the best-known wildlife sanctuary in the world, unequalled for its natural beauty and scientific value. The park covers 5,700 sq miles, (14,763 sq km), stretching north to Kenya and bordering Lake Victoria to the West.
Serengeti has the highest concentration of large mammals on this planet and its famous known for its 2,500 Lions the largest concentration found anywhere. The park also has over 518 identified bird species where some of them are Eurasian migrants who are present in the European winter months from October to April. it has the greatest concentration of plains game in Africa.
Regardless of when you travel, a standard game drive gives you a front-row seat to the Serengeti’s incredible biodiversity. Other exciting options include walking safaris, horseback safaris and even charter flight safaris. At the top of our bucket list is a sunrise hot air balloon safari—a very expensive and exclusive once-in-a-lifetime experience that will stay with you long after you return home.
The Wildebeest travel through a variety of parks, reserves and protected areas and through a variety of habitat. Join us to explore the different forms of vegetation and landscapes of the Serengeti ecosystem and meet some of their most fascinating inhabitants.
Best time to go: January - February for the wildebeest calving; June-September for general wildlife viewing with a chance of seeing the wildebeest crossing of the Grumeti River June-July.
High Season: Most of the year - July to March (The Serengeti will be crowded around the Seronera area)
Low Season: April and May
Best Weather: June to October (Little to no rainfall)
Worst Weather: March and April (Peak of wet season)