Tour Overview

This package offers you an opportunity to view wildlife, scenery and cultural highlights. Samburu National Reserve provides spectacular scenic beauty, rivers and forests. It is an area where the local people have a rich and colorful heritage. The reserves have numerous permanent springs and a wealth of wildlife while Lake Nakuru is a one stop shop for thousands of flamingoes and the white rhino. Masai Mara National Reserve is Kenya's finest wildlife reserve. Everything about this reserve is outstanding. The wildlife is abundant and the gentle rolling grasslands ensure that animals are never out of sight. It is known for its magical great annual wildebeests migration (July-October)

 

Detailed Itinerary

Day 1: Samburu safari - Samburu Game Reserve

After your breakfast we drive north of Nairobi passing through the Equator and the majestic Mount Kenya en route to the open savannah of Samburu Game Reserve. Arrive in time for lunch, you will be accommodated in the narrow stretch of palms by the Ewaso Nyiro River which provides water for the animals. After lunch you will have some time to relax before you go for an evening game drive. Come back to the camp for dinner and overnight.

Day 2 : Samburu National Reserve

Today you will spend the full day spent exploring the park. The highlights of Samburu game reserve is the spectacular scenic beauty, rivers and forests. It is an area where the local people have a rich and colorful heritage. The reserves have numerous permanent springs and a wealth of wildlife which includes leopard, hippo, elephant, lion, reticulated giraffe, grevy zebra and crocodile in the Ewaso Nyiro river. Over 365 species of birds have been identified in the reserve.

Day 3: Samburu - Lake Nakuru

Rise early for a game drive, then return for breakfast and check out. Depart for Nakuru, stopping for picnic lunch enroute. On the way you can stop for views of the beautiful Thomson Falls. Arrive late afternoon in Nakuru for dinner and overnight.
Lake Nakuru is famous for the thousands of flamingo that seasonally inhabit the shores of the lake. The park has been successful habitat for introducing endangered species including black rhino, white rhino, Rothchild giraffe and the elusive leopard - all of which are frequently seen on game drives. You can spot these along with buffalo, lion, zebra, waterbuck, gazelle, impala, hyrax and hippo.

Day 4: Lake Nakuru National Park – Lake Naivasha

After breakfast, depart for a morning exploring Lake Nakuru National Park, before departing for Lake Naivasha. Arrive at Elsamere for in time for lunch, home to the late Joy and George Adamson, of ‘Born Free’ fame. This is now a conservation centre and museum where you will enjoy a delicious lunch in their beautiful gardens. After lunch you will enjoy an hour-long boat ride on Lake Naivasha (or Lake Olodian) where you can spot hippos as well as a variety of birds common to this area. Proceed to your accommodation for dinner and overnight.

Day 5: Lake Naivasha – Masai Mara National Reserve

After breakfast, depart Lake Naivasha for the Masai Mara with a stop over in the Maasai town of Narok for lunch, proceed to the Masai Mara Game Reserve where you will enjoy an afternoon game drive before returning to your accommodation for dinner and overnight. And don’t forget the Masai Mara is not fenced and that you can look out for animals not long after departing Narok.

Day 6: Maasai Mara

Enjoy a full day game viewing with picnic lunch on the Mara River over-looking the Hippo Pools and the savannah. One of Kenya’s premier reserves, the Masai Mara is an extension of the Serengeti and world famous for the spectacular migration of thousands of wildebeest and zebra during the months of July to October. The Mara is also rich in resident game with over 95 species recorded including the ‘Big Five’ - elephant, buffalo, lion, leopard and rhino - as well as giraffe, cheetah, hyena and numerous species of antelope. The Reserve is also rich in birdlife with over 480 species. Return to accommodation for dinner and overnight.

Day 7: Masai Mara Reserve – Nairobi

Wake for breakfast and enjoy the morning game drive. Mid morning depart for Nairobi stopping for lunch enroute. You will arrive in Nairobi in the evening.

 

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Rates Include

  • All applicable Game Park entrance fees
  • All meals as per itinerary
  • Accommodation
  • Round trip transport from Nairobi to the designated National Park
  • Bottle of water
  • Transfers to and from the airport
  • All activities as mentioned in the tour description
  • Professional safari Driver/Guide Allowances

Rates Exclude

  • International Flights
  • Tips & Porterage
  • Visa Fees
  • Travel Insurance
  • Personal Items
  • Maasai Mara village visit (USD 20 - 30)
  • Balloon safari in Maasai Mara (USD 495) per ride

 

Departure Dates

This Safari do not have fixed departure dates. The departure can be any date, day or time depending on the client's preferences and availability.

 

 

 

 

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P. O. Box 48040-00100, Nairobi
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