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Serian Serengeti North: Interesting Facts
Serian Serengeti North: In depth
The camp opens in the Kogatende region in the north of the Serengeti on the 1st of July and will stay there until mid November. Minutes from the Mara River, Alex has chosen an amazing location for his Kogatende camp. Mara River crossings are considered to by many to be the highlight of the safari world and you will struggle to find a camp that feels more secluded while being so close to the action.
Alex Walkers Serian, both North and South, gives you the opportunity to be amazingly flexible with your safari trip. He encourages his guests to spend as much time as they can in the bush; and this is where he really sets the bar that the competition is still trying to reach. There are no set schedules for the safari trips at Serian. If there is an all day crossing, the other vehicles will come and go but you can stay for as little or as long as you like! Private vehicles for each group are included in the price.
The tents themselves are large, with big comfortable beds (necessary after a long day out!) and ensuite bathrooms with flushing toilets and hot showers on request. As with any mobile tented camp, don not expect luxury. The feel is more classic safari, with a small library in the tasteful and welcoming communal main area. You will be shocked at the quality of the food that the chefs produce from their tiny kitchen, sourced locally where possible.
A stay here manages to be rewarding, exciting, comfortable and relaxing at the same time and we don’t think any other mobile tented camp comes close to matching this.
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