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Ultimate Africa

Journey in search of Primates and the Great Migration with Ker & Downey. Spend an incredible 22 days in East African splendor, with primate viewing and hidden forest treks culminating in the greatest wildlife spectacle in the world – the Great Migration.

Safari tour package: A custom, tailor-made, private safari
Prices and Dates: $28995 - $28995
Includes internal flights: No
Length of safari: 20+ days
Best months: Not specified
Countries visited Democratic Republic of Congo DR Congo , Rwanda Rwanda , Tanzania Tanzania
Parks visited Volcanoes, Serengeti
Activity level Very Active - Trekking, mountain biking, kayaking
Safari type:
  • Big five
  • Cultural
Begin in The Republic of the Congo and over 5,250 square miles of verdant rainforest, swamps, and savannahs in Odzala-Kokoua National Park. Set off with experienced guides to find the bais hidden within the rainforest, where salt-rich soil attracts forest elephants, gorillas, chimpanzees, and a myriad of forest animals from miles around. These bais create a unique glimpse into the forest life and will be yours to explore from the confines of Lango Camp and Ngaga Camp. Overnight in Brazzaville and Kigali before arriving in Nyungwe Forest National Park to spend the next two days exploring the diverse climates and terrains of the park. Lush forests at varying altitudes offer refuge for a quarter of Africa’s primate species, chimpanzees and colobus monkeys among them. Travel next to Volcanoes National Park, the area that played host to acclaimed researcher Dian Fossey for over 20 years. Set off in search of silverback gorillas on guided treks, soaking in the sweeping view of the forested valley from the terraces of the Sayinyo Silverback Lodge. Next, journey into Tanzania where the Great Migration takes center stage. Split your time between the gorgeous Singita Sasakwa and Singita Mara River camps, both with front-row seats to the annual migration in the Grumeti Reserve. Round out your trip at the beautiful Greystoke Mahale on the shores of Lake Tanganyika in Mahale Mountains National Park, which is home to some of the last wild chimpanzees in the world. In addition to game viewing here, you can participate in chimp tracking activities, as well as snorkeling and fishing in the world’s second largest freshwater lake.

Day 1: Arrive Odzala-Kokoua National Park / Lango Camp (D)

Day 2: Odzala-Kokoua National Park / Lango Camp (B,L,D)

Day 3: Odzala-Kokoua National Park / Lango Camp (B,L,D)

Day 4: Odzala-Kokoua National Park / Ngaga Camp (B,L,D)

Day 5: Odzala-Kokoua National Park / Ngaga Camp (B,L,D)

Day 6: Odzala-Kokoua National Park / Ngaga Camp (B,L,D)

Day 7: Brazzaville / Mikhael’s Hotel (B)

Day 8: Kigali / Kigali Serena Hotel (B)

Day 9: Nyungwe Forest National Park / Nyungwe Forest Lodge (B,L,D)

Day 10: Nyungwe Forest National Park / Nyungwe Forest Lodge (B,L,D)

Day 11: Volcanoes National Park / Sabyinyo Silverback Lodge (B) 

Day 12: Volcanoes National Park / Sabyinyo Silverback Lodge (B)

Day 13: Volcanoes National Park / Sabyinyo Silverback Lodge (B)

Day 14: Kigali / Kigali Serena Hotel (B)

Day 15: Serengeti National Park / Singita Mara River Tented Camp (B,L,D)

Day 16: Serengeti National Park / Singita Mara River Tented Camp (B,L,D)

Day 17: Serengeti National Park / Singita Sasakwa Lodge (B,L,D)

Day 18: Serengeti National Park / Singita Sasakwa Lodge (B,L,D)

Day 19: Lake Tanganyika / Greystoke Mahale (B,L,D)

Day 20: Lake Tanganyika / Greystoke Mahale (B,L,D)

Day 21: Lake Tanganyika / Greystoke Mahale (B,L,D)

Day 22: Departure (B)

Listed below are hotels/lodges/resorts that the safari tour operator can accomodate for you.

  • Lango Camp
  • Ngaga Camp
  • Mikhael’s Hotel
  • Kigali Serena Hotel
  • Nyungwe Forest Lodge
  • Sabyinyo Silverback Lodge
  • Singita Mara River Tented Camp
  • Singita Sasakwa Lodge
  • Greystoke Mahale

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