When the rainy season comes to an end in the southern Serengeti, usually at the end of May or first of June, Over a million wildebeest and thousands of zebras and gazelles begin moving north in search of greener plains for grazing. Continuously until November, but peaking in August and September, the Serengeti and Masai Mara come to life with these magnificent animals on the move.
Over this time, you will take thrilling game drives in Serengeti National Park, a World Heritage site, to experience this breathtaking sight of this moving mass of wildebeest, ebra, and gazelle and look for the “Big Five” – lion, elephant, rhino, Cape buffalo, and leopard – plus hundreds of bird species and giraffe, cheetah, and other wildlife. that traverse the plains along with them.
Our Great Migration Safaris let you take in the magic of these places at a pace that fits your needs, allowing you plenty of time to observe this wonderful event and also understand the origins and evolution of this migration that has drawn travelers to East Africa for generations.
Odyssey Safaris brings twenty years of experience and deep expertise in African wildlife encounters that allows us to provide you with a unique, enriching and memorable Great Migration experience. Our staff works with you from the early planning process through your in country adventures to your return home to ensure that your
Great Migration Safari meets your highest expectations for the travel experience of a lifetime.