Acacia Migration Camp is an exceptional safari camp situated in the Serengeti but moves between Kogatende in Northern Serengeti, near the Mara River and Southern Serengeti’s Ndutu Migration Area depending on the migration season, offering a front-row seat to the awe-inspiring Great Wildebeest Migration. With 19 spacious and comfortable Safari Tents, including specialized accommodations for families and honeymooners, the camp provides a unique opportunity to immerse yourself in the remarkable natural phenomenon of migration.
Guests at Acacia Migration Camp are treated to spacious and airy Safari Tents that blend comfort with an authentic safari experience. The camp offers a range of tent options, including Family Tents and a Honeymoon Tent, ensuring that every guest’s needs are met. Each tent features en-suite bathroom facilities, allowing for privacy and convenience. After a day filled with thrilling wildlife encounters, unwind in the comfort of your tent and prepare for another memorable day in the Serengeti.
Indulge in exceptional culinary experiences at Acacia Migration Camp. The camp’s large Dining Tent provides a welcoming and elegant setting for meals, where you can savor delicious dishes prepared by skilled chefs. Whether dining indoors or outdoors, you will be treated to mouthwatering flavors that celebrate the vibrant African cuisine. Before meals, gather at the Bar for pre-dinner drinks, sharing stories and anticipation for the incredible sightings witnessed throughout the day.
Acacia Migration Camp strategically positions itself to offer unparalleled access to the Great Wildebeest Migration. From June to October, the camp is located in the Kogatende area, providing front-row seats to the thrilling river crossings. From November to March, additional tents are set up at Ndutu, allowing guests to witness the calving season and the abundant wildlife in the area. The camp’s prime location ensures that you are immersed in the sights and sounds of this extraordinary natural spectacle.
Whether you choose to travel by air or road, Acacia Migration Camp is easily accessible, ensuring a seamless and enjoyable arrival to this remarkable safari destination.
Getting to Acacia Migration Camp is convenient and can be done by both air and road. Here are the options for reaching the camp:
Traveling by air is a popular and efficient way to reach Acacia Migration Camp. There are regular flights to nearby airstrips such as Seronera or Kogatende, depending on the camp’s location during your visit. From these airstrips, a short transfer will take you directly to the camp, allowing you to begin your safari adventure without delay. The scenic flight itself offers breathtaking views of the Serengeti landscape, giving you a taste of the incredible journey that awaits.
For those who prefer a road trip adventure or have their own means of transportation, reaching Acacia Migration Camp by road is also possible. The camp provides detailed driving directions and can assist in arranging a private transfer if needed. The Serengeti has well-maintained roads, allowing for a comfortable journey. Embarking on a road trip to the camp gives you the freedom to explore the surrounding areas at your own pace and enjoy the scenic beauty along the way.
Acacia Migration Camp provides a range of amenities to enhance your safari experience. The camp offers 19 well-appointed rooms, each designed to ensure your comfort and relaxation. Stay connected with the Wi-Fi available in designated areas, allowing you to share your adventures with loved ones back home. The camp also features a restaurant, where you can indulge in delectable meals, and en-suite bathrooms with modern facilities. Additional amenities include flushing toilets, a bonfire area for cozy evenings, baby cot services, and a barbecue for delightful outdoor dining experiences.
The amenities offered at Acacia Migration Camp include:
- 19 Rooms: The camp provides 19 spacious and comfortable rooms for guests to relax and unwind.
- Wi-Fi: Stay connected with complimentary Wi-Fi available in designated areas of the camp.
- Restaurant: Indulge in delicious meals at the camp’s restaurant, where skilled chefs prepare mouthwatering dishes.
- En-suite Bathrooms: Each room is equipped with en-suite bathroom facilities for your convenience and privacy.
- Flushing Toilets: Enjoy modern amenities with flushing toilets available in all rooms.
- Bonfire: Gather around the bonfire area in the evenings, sharing stories and enjoying the cozy atmosphere.
- Baby Cot: Families traveling with infants can request a baby cot for their little ones.
- Barbecue: Experience delightful outdoor dining with the camp’s barbecue facilities, perfect for enjoying meals in the open air.
Prepare for an array of captivating activities at Acacia Migration Camp that will leave you with unforgettable memories.
The Great Wildebeest Migration
Experience the breathtaking spectacle of the Great Wildebeest Migration, with millions of herbivores on the move across the Serengeti. Witness the thrilling river crossings and the predators lying in wait. This natural phenomenon is a true marvel of nature and offers a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to witness the cycle of life unfold.
Embark on exhilarating game drives in customized 4×4 safari vehicles, accompanied by experienced guides. Set out in the cool hours of the morning and late afternoon when wildlife is most active. Traverse the vast plains of the Serengeti, encountering a diverse array of wildlife, including the Big Five. Your knowledgeable guide will share insights into the ecosystem and help you spot elusive species.
Embark on a magical hot air balloon safari and soar above the Serengeti at dawn. Experience the awe-inspiring landscape from a unique perspective as you glide gently over the plains, witnessing the vastness of the migrating herds below. Capture breathtaking photographs and create memories that will last a lifetime.
As the day comes to a close, gather around the bonfire and immerse yourself in the captivating ambiance of the African wilderness. Sip on your favorite drink, share stories of the day’s adventures, and listen to the symphony of wildlife in the distance. The bonfire provides the perfect setting to unwind, reflect, and connect with fellow travelers.
Celebrate the beauty of the Serengeti with a sundowner experience. As the sun paints the sky with vibrant colors, find a scenic location and raise a toast to the incredible experiences and unforgettable moments you have had on your safari. Witness the transition from day to night and cherish the tranquil serenity of the African bush.
Frequently Asked Questions
- What is the best time to visit Acacia Migration Camp?
Acacia Migration Camp is open year-round, but the best time to witness the Great Wildebeest Migration is from June to October. During this period, the camp is located in the Kogatende area, offering excellent opportunities to witness the river crossings. From November to March, the camp is situated in Ndutu, providing an exceptional experience during the calving season.
- Are children welcome at Acacia Migration Camp?
Yes, Acacia Migration Camp offers family-friendly accommodations, including dedicated Family Tents. Families with children can enjoy a comfortable and memorable safari experience together.
- Is Wi-Fi available at the camp?
Yes, Wi-Fi is available in designated areas of the camp, allowing guests to stay connected with loved ones and share their safari adventures.
- What wildlife can I expect to see during the game drives?
The Serengeti is renowned for its abundant wildlife. During game drives, you have the opportunity to encounter the Big Five (lion, leopard, elephant, rhino, and buffalo), as well as cheetahs, zebras, giraffes, and a variety of antelope species. The experienced guides will help you spot and identify the diverse wildlife species that call the Serengeti home.
- How do I reach Acacia Migration Camp?
The camp can be reached by both air and road. For those traveling by air, there are regular flights to nearby airstrips such as Seronera or Kogatende, followed by a short transfer to the camp. If you prefer to travel by road, our team can assist in arranging a private transfer or guide you with driving directions to the camp.