Wildlife Conservancy

Grumeti Game Reserve

Exclusive wildlife sanctuary within Tanzania's Serengeti ecosystem.

Tanzania
Location
Dry season
Best Time to Visit

About Grumeti Game Reserve

Grumeti Game Reserve, set in the heart of Tanzania's Serengeti ecosystem, offers an unparalleled safari experience in one of Africa's most iconic landscapes. This vast conservation area is renowned for its role in the annual wildebeest migration, diverse habitats, and significant populations of Africa's Big Five. The reserve combines luxury tourism...

When to go

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Seasons

June - October
Best time to go
Ideal for dry weather and the migration.
June - October
High Season
Perfect for witnessing the wildebeest migration and excellent wildlife viewing.
March - May
Low Season
The rainy season brings lush landscapes but challenging driving conditions.

What to do

Wildlife

Grumeti Reserves is a sanctuary for an extensive array of wildlife, from the thundering herds of wildebeest during their annual migration to the elusive leopard lounging in a tree.

Lion

Common

Elephant

Common

Black Rhino

Rare

Cheetah

Occasional

Hippo

Common

Hyena

Common

Leopard

Occasional

Giraffe

Common

Zebra

Common

Gazelle

Common

Buffalo

Common

Wildebeest

Common

What to know

Safety & Vaccinations
Grumeti Reserves is a safe destination with experienced guides ensuring visitor safety. Vaccinations for yellow fever, hepatitis A, and typhoid are recommended, along with malaria prophylaxis. Always consult with a healthcare provider before travelling.
For more information regarding vaccinations and health notices, view the CDC’s page :
CDC Travelers' Health
CDC Travel health notices and vaccination recommendations
Getting There
Access to Grumeti Reserves is typically via chartered flight from Arusha or Dar es Salaam to one of the reserve's airstrips, followed by a road transfer to your accommodation.
Getting Around
Within the reserve, transportation is primarily through organised game drives in 4x4 vehicles, walking safaris, and at some lodges, horseback safaris.
Visas
Visitors to Tanzania require a visa, which can be obtained on arrival for many nationalities or via the Tanzanian consulate in your country. Ensure to check the latest visa requirements and fees before travelling.
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