NYIKANI CAMP CENTRAL SERENGETI – SERENGETI NATIONAL PARK
Nyikani camp central Serengeti is a permanent mid -range accommodation (3.5 star)found in the wildlife rural areas in central Serengeti national park (the home to the greatest concentration of large mammals on the planet Earth) in the Northern Tanzania. The camp is situated on a small Banagi hill surrounded by the endless savannah Serengeti plains, 14km from Serengeti visitors’ center and 15km from seronera Airstrip. The camp is owned and managed by Nyikani camps and lodges that run different and best properties across Tanzania. One can be at the camp taking approximately 8 hours’ drive from Arusha town to Serengeti national park and 1-2 hours to fly from Arusha to the close seronera airstrip then 14km to be transferred to the camp. The camp is located close to the great migration route which gives guests a chance to see variety of wildlife and the endless savannah Serengeti plains.
Nyikani camp central Serengeti of 12 spacious normal guest tents with 1 family tent containing 2 en suite bathrooms with the breathtaking view of the hill reflecting traditional building style with comfortable proximity. Each Tents is built on a raised wooden platform with its own separate bucket showers, clean flushing toilets , candles ,solar energy available, double washing basins with running water , mosquito nets, curtains , wooden tables and chairs , tea coffee making facilities and other facilities .Tents have private ,shaded verandas, sitting area , you relax while enjoying the morning sunset and overlooking the spectacular view over the Serengeti ecosystem and surrounding areas. Tents are equipped with excellent clean and washed beddings with oversized queen and king sized beds. Tents are configured as single double, twins and family tent. The camp has Cracking fireplaces where guests relax and share stories and experience of the safari not only that it also provides warmth to the guests in the nights and during cold days. Room cost ranges from 250$ and above per night and price always goes slightly higher in peak season.
Nyikani camp central Serengeti offers different services and facilities which include ; A dining room in the mess tents that serves different meals both continental and local cuisine that meets guests appetite ; buffet breakfast , picnic lunch and dinner , they also serve out and indoors dinner options. They offer bush breakfast and bush diners.
A well- stocked bar with a separate lounge with good selection of both soft and hard refreshments like beers, sodas, wines ,water , you relax in verandas and sip the sundowner cocktail while enjoying the spectacular views over the endless Serengeti plains, wildebeest migration and surrounding areas, During evening u relax on terraces enjoying the cool sundowners while overlooking morning sunset , camp offers a laundry services, Airport transfers and pickups since the camp is close to the airstrips,
Wifi internet available at the lodge that enables guests to keep in contact with their families and friends, walking night safaris , Ample parking space , Spacious and comfortable rooms with excellent and clean beddings, the camp offers honey moon packages and massage services , Hot air Ballooning ride offered.
Serengeti national park is situated in Tanzania extending southern part of Kenya / that’s the Serengeti and Mara ecosystem in simiyu region . The park is among the popular and famous parks in Tanzania covering 5700 square miles stretching north to Kenya and bordering Lake Victoria to the west. June – October are the best periods to be in Serengeti national park since its dry season , it offers best wildlife viewing when wild beast are moving seeking for pasture and water. It’s annually migration of wild beasts.
The park contains over 70 big mammals like Buffaloes , elephants, crocodiles, zebras, lions, leopards, Impalas , Giraffes , antelopes mention but a few and 500 species of birds like; Flamingos , ostriches , grey breasted spur fowl, Kori bustard, secretary birds and many more which enables more tourists to visit the park and stay for along time. its 60$ to enter the park. There are more activities to do while in the park and at the lodge which include; Game drive in the park which enables you to spot different animals, nature walks in the park, Hot air balloon rides that gives good view of the Serengeti plains at 500$ per person , hand craft safaris, Camping , Flying safaris, cultural visits in the villages, Bird watching, traditional dances, see wild beast migration, etc. The park has different accommodations ; Budget , mid range and luxury lodges that are convenient and affordable to each guests visiting Serengeti .The park has some other attractions like; Olduvai Gorge, Moru Kopjes, grumeti river, seronera river and many others