The View of Mount Kilimanjaro has seen from Amboseli National Park, is the start of your safari. It will be followed by another unique feature of the East Africa – The Great Rift Valley. After having a good time at Lake Nakuru National Park wind up at the famous Masai Mara game reserves before heading back to Nairobi for your departure back home.

Day one,Nairobi

Arrive Jomo Kenyatta international airport, where you will be met by our representative and after a short briefing transferred to your hotel. Lunch and dinner on own arrangement. Overnight Stay at Ole Sereni Hotel (BB)

Day Two,Nairobi to Tsavo East National Park

After breakfast and check out, depart and drive south to Tsavo. Tsavo east National park, termed has the ‘theatre of the wild’ forms the largest protected area in Kenya and is home to most of the larger mammals, vast herds of dust –red elephant, Rhino, buffalo, lion, leopard, pods of hippo, crocodile, waterbucks, lesser Kudu, gerenuk and the prolific bird life features 500 recorded species. Arrive for check in and lunch at your camp followed by and afternoon game drive. Return at sunset for Dinner and overnight at Ashnil Aruba Tented Camp (LDBB)

Day Three,Tsavo West National Park

Depart and drive to the “Land of Lava, Springs & Man-Eaters” Tsavo West National Park offers some of the most magnificent game viewing and attractions in the world. From the sight of fifty million gallons of crystal clear water gushing out from the under parched lava rock that is the Mzima Springs  to the Shetani  lava flows, Tsavo West is a beautiful, rugged wilderness. The savannah ecosystem comprises of open grasslands, scrublands, and Acacia woodlands, belts of riverine vegetation and rocky ridges including the Poacher’s Lookout where visitors can see the teeming herds in the plains below. All meals and overnight at Kilaguni Serena Lodge (LDBB)

Day Four,Amboseli National Park

After an early breakfast, check out and depart for Amboseli National Park. Crowned by Mount Kilimanjaro, Africa’s highest peak, the Amboseli National Parks is one of Kenya’s most popular parks. The name “Amboseli” comes from a Maasai word meaning “salty dust”, and it is one of the best places in Africa to view large herds of elephants up close. Nature lovers can explore five different habitats here ranging from the dried-up bed of Lake Amboseli, wetlands with Sulphur springs, the savannah and woodlands.  They can also visit the local Maasai community who live around the park and experience their authentic culture. All meals and overnight at Amboseli Sopa Lodge (LDBB)

Day Five,Ol Pejeta Conservancy

After breakfast at lodge, depart to the exquisite Sweetwaters Tented Camp in the secluded heart of the Ol Pajeta Ranch and Rhino sanctuary. Here Rhinos are given protection and well notably don’t forget to visit Chimpanzee sanctuary. Lunch will be served at the Camp. Sweetwaters is built in a private ranch and supports large number of game which includes elephant, giraffe e.t.c and you will have an opportunity for an optional night games. Dinner and overnight at luxurious Sweetwaters Tented Camp (BLD)

Day Six,Meru National Park

Proceed to Meru National park. Welcome to Complete Wilderness, Little visited and utterly unspoilt, few places are comparable to the remote and rugged atmosphere found here. Arrive for check in and lunch followed by an afternoon game drive returning at sunset for dinner and overnight at Ikweta Safari Camp (LDBB)

Day Seven,Meru National Park

Another full day in the park with extensive game drives. Meru National Park contains a variety of eco-systems – from near desert scrubland to tropical marshes and riverine zones with sizable waterways, even rain forest (Ngaya Forest). It teams with wildlife, including the famed Big Five – elephant, rhino, lion, buffalo and leopard. With over 400 bird species reported, the Park is also a birdwatchers paradise. All meals and overnight at Ikweta Safari Camp (LDBB)

Day Eight,Samburu Game Reserve

After a bubbly Breakfast, you will check out and proceed to the Samburu National Reserve. Rugged and remote, this wildlife reserve provides some of the best and most colorful game viewing in the country. Samburu is inhabited by a wide variety of animals, more so the rare species such as the long- necked gerenuk, gravy’s zebra, reticulated giraffe and Beisa Oryx. Other animals include the leopard, the mighty lion, elephants; crocodiles can be seen swimming in the Ewaso Nyiro River along with the hippo. All meals and overnight at Ashnil Samburu Camp (LDBB)

Day Nine,Samburu Game Reserve

Day spent in the reserve which provides some of the best and most colorful game viewing in the country. The hot, dry, relatively low country that heralds Kenya’s vast northern deserts and semi-deserts is the traditional homeland of the Samburu people, who were drawn to this region by the reliability of the Ewaso Nyiro – northern Kenya’s biggest and least seasonal river, for watering their herds. The wildlife is plentiful here for the same reason – dozens of species of plains grazers and browsers gathering in the thick acacia and doum palm forest along the river banks to drink and seek shade. All meals and Overnight at Ashnil Samburu Camp (LDBB)

Day Ten,Aberdare National Park

Drive back to the lunch picturesque highlands of central Kenya to the Aberdares. Arrive for your lunch at the Aberdares Country Club– the base hotel for your overnight lodge. After lunch, you will be transferred in a lodge shared shuttle bus to the Ark. Arrive for check in and dinner followed by an overnight of game viewing from the four viewing decks at the lodge. The Ark (LDBB)

(Children under 7 years are not allowed at The Ark)

Day Eleven,Lake Nakuru National Park

After breakfast at your overnight lodge, you will be transferred back to Aberdares Country club where you will retrieve your stored luggage and rejoin your driver guide. Drive up the moorland peaks and high forest making the Aberdares ranges. Descend into the Great Rift valley to Lake Nakuru National Park. After a sumptuous lunch at the lodge followed by a leisurely afternoon game drive. Lake Nakuru is one of the alkaline Rift Valley lakes and a fantastic bird sanctuary, its shores populated at times by more than one million flamingoes. The famous ornithologist Roger Tory Peterson defined it as “the greatest bird spectacle on earth”. Other wild animals found in this park include the Rhino, Lion, Cheetah and the most elusive of the cats, the Leopard. All meals and Overnight at Nakuru Sopa Lodge (LDBB)

Day Twelve,Masai Mara Game Reserve

After an early breakfast, traverse the floor of the Great Rift Valley and ascend its western rim to the Masai Mara Game reserve. Red-clad with spears, Masai warriors tend their herds of cattle among the wildlife, admirably unmoved by the presence of large predators. Arrive for check in and lunch at your lodge followed an afternoon game drive in search of wildlife. Dinner and Overnight at the Ashnil Mara Tented Camp (LDBB)

Day Thirteen,Masai Mara Game Reserve

Another day spent enjoying a full day game-viewing in the reserve with picnic lunch or go for an early morning game drive lunch at the lodge and an evening game drive. The Masai Mara is for many reasons the most spectacular game reserve in Kenya- a vast expanse of undulating grasslands and woodlands where it is possible to see over a dozen different species of game, including the Big 5!. Other optional activities available in the Mara include a visit to the local Maasai village where you get to learn the Maasai’s cultures and way of life or take an early morning balloon safari ending with bush breakfast (all at own cost & payable direct). All meals and Overnight at the Ashnil Mara Tented Camp (LDBB)

Day Fourteen,Masai Mara to Nairobi and Depart

An early morning breakfast and check out, drive to Nairobi to arrive in time for lunch at the Carnivore Restaurant. After lunch and depending on your international departure flight timings, you transfer to Jomo Kenyatta airport for your homeward flight. (BL)

End of Safari

Note: Above mentioned lodges/camps are just guideline, we can offer quote based on clients choice of accommodation.

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Departure Dates & Costs:

Kindly liase with us for final pricing and special discounts, the prices are per person sharing. The more the number of travellers, the lower the cost will be. If different hotels are used for the various departures, then prices may change and special supplements may apply on dates within certain travel times

 

2017 Departure Dates

Prices in USD
Per Person Sharing (02 adults) Per Person Sharing (04 adults)
1 Jan – 31 Mar USD $2,415.00 USD $1,815.00
1 Apr – 30 June USD $2,185.00 USD $1,585.00
1 Jul – 31 Oct USD $2,830.00 USD $2,110.00

 

This Package is Inclusive Of:

  • Accommodation in standard rooms as described (or similar) with private en-suite facilities
  • Meals on Full board basis in the lodges/camps as indicated in the itinerary
  • 1-litre bottled mineral water per person per day whilst on safari
  • Transportation by specially equipped safari vehicle (Land cruiser) with pop-up roof
  • Services of a professional English speaking driver/guide
  • Game drives, sightseeing and excursions as described in the itinerary

This Package is Exclusive Of:

  • Meals not described in the itinerary above
  • Tips and gratuities
  • Travel Insurance
  • Items of personal nature i.e., telephone/internet usage, laundry, bottled water and other alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverages,
  • Any optional tours or excursions not mentioned in the itinerary above
  • Park entry fees