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When and where is the Wildebeest Migration take place?

The wildebeest migration, also known as the Great Migration, is an annual event that takes place in East Africa, primarily between Tanzania and Kenya. It involves vast numbers of wildebeest, as well as zebras and gazelles, moving in search of food and water.

The migration is a continuous, year-round event, but the most significant and famous part of it occurs between the Serengeti National Park in Tanzania and the Maasai Mara National Reserve in Kenya. This part of the migration is generally seen from July to October.
To be more specific, the wildebeest herds start moving north from the Serengeti around May or June and reach the Maasai Mara in Kenya around July or August. They typically stay in the Maasai Mara until October when they begin the return journey back to the Serengeti.
Please note that exact timing and locations can vary slightly each year due to factors like weather, rainfall, and availability of food. If you’re planning to witness the Great Migration, it’s a good idea to check with local safari guides or tour operators for the most up-to-date information.

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