The great wildebeest migration is the biggest movement of herbivores on earth. The annual migration takes places from the southern plains of the Serengeti, located in Tanzania to the Masai Mara in Kenya, and then back again in a clockwise motion. During this trek, the wildebeest are joined by thousands of zebras and gazelles. The drama is more than the millions of wildebeests that trek over the plains and rivers, but it’s the fierce battle for survival as they pass through areas infested by carnivores.
The Serengeti National Park is around 1.5 million hectors of savanna, with rivers and woodlands and some rocky outcrops. In it is on these grasslands that the largest remaining [...]
Africa is not shy when it comes to excellent safari destinations to pick from. Then again what makes travel experts and seasoned tourists alike choose Tanzania over the eco-estates of Botswana, Zimbabwe and its majestic Victoria Falls, the luxury boutique hotels of South Africa or the world renowned bird life of Zambia? It is simply the thunder like sound of millions of wildebeest migrating across the Serengeti. It is the total abundance of wildlife and astounding natural beauty Tanzania has to offer. It is the various add-ons that Tanzania offers its safari tourists, such as spending extra days after their safari trips on the idyllic and historical island of Zanzibar, soaking up the [...]