The Great Migration: An Unmatched East African Adventure

The Great Migration: An Unmatched East African Adventure

As the south and east plains of Serengeti dry out in May and June, the Great Migration route begins and wildebeest and zebra herds begin to move north and west. From May through November, the herds will make their way the Western Corridor and Grumeti River before approaching Kenya’s Maasai Mara, positioning Tanzania and Kenya as ideal destinations for an unbelievable East African safari experience.

Located in Tsavo West National Park—and the only national park with views of Kilimanjaro’s’ stunning peaks—Finch Hattons brings guests an unbelievable East African safari in one of the largest game sanctuaries. Singita Grumeti, situated on the western corridor of the Serengeti, features four luxurious properties and one mobile camp with the most promising views of The Great Migration. Combined, an East African journey through Kenya and Tanzania is both transformative and seamless with Finch Hattons and Singita for a well-rounded safari.

Mount Kilimanjaro—Finch Hattons

Finch Hattons

is a luxury tented camp located in the heart of Tsavo West National Park, Kenya's largest and oldest national park, with pristine uninterrupted views of the iconic Mount Kilimanjaro. Kilimanjaro's peaks, Kibo and Mawenzi, are only visible from Tsavo National Park, making Finch Hattons unique safari experience with the most unbelievable views of the surrounding diverse landscapes. From the comfort of their tents, the stargazing dinner deck, and on game drives, guests will be captivated by this unique view of the peaks.

Tsavo National Park is home to rolling savannah's, volcanic hills, dense forests, and rugged river valleys. The diversity of terrain creates a variety of habitats for wildlife and offers guests the chance to experience the game viewing of a lifetime, including endless encounters with lions, red elephants, giraffes, zebras, and much more. Guided walks and hikes are also available for guests to explore the park on foot and get a closer look at the mountain. While on a game drive or on a guided walk, guests will have uninterrupted views of Mount Kilimanjaro as it soars in the distance.

The location of Finch Hattons near Mount Kilimanjaro offers a guests a unique and unforgettable safari experience. With its diverse landscape and wide range of wildlife, Finch Hattons has become one of the most sought-after safari destinations in Kenya.

The Great Migration—A Magnificent Journey:

Set on the open plains of Tanzania on the western corridor of the Serengeti is Singita Grumeti, an essential part of the Serengeti-Mara ecosystem, home of the Great Migration. The Great Migration is possibly one of nature’s most magnificent sights. The annual movement of hundreds of thousands of wildebeest, zebra and antelope across the Serengeti to the Masai Mara in Kenya in search of more plentiful food and water sources as the seasons change, is the natural life cycle playing out on the plains of Tanzania.

Singita’s four luxurious properties and one mobile camp in the Singita Grumeti offer varying proximity to the migratory herds, while placing guests in the middle of the wildlife action and simultaneously offering a truly peaceful and secluded experience.

Sasakwa Lodge

, the perfect balance between casual luxury and sophisticated elegance, sits atop a hill overlooking the sweeping plains, completed with leisure activities, including bush walks and soothing wellness treatments. Faru Faru Lodge, located in front of a busy waterhole alongside the Grumeti River in the heart of the Serengeti, offers a relaxed approach, allowing guests to experience the soothing power of nature.

Sabora Tented Camp

provides guests with some of the most prized game viewing on the continent, including the Great Migration.  Traditional safari style, setting the tone for an innovative African experience under canvas that is light, modern & elegant.  Serengeti House, an exclusive-use sanctuary, is designed to welcome families and friend to a serene and relaxed home away from home.  The villa’s four lavish guest suites, each with tranquil bathrooms, outdoor showers and private terraces, offer contemporary comfort.

Singita Explore

offers the thrill of camping in the most desired wilderness settings, without forfeiting any of the comforts and attentive service.  A perfect escape for travelers yearning for an unfiltered African adventure, connecting with the Earth and wildlife the most exceptional ways.