Pick up at the Nairobi hotel or Nairobi airport at 6.00am thereafter proceed to drive North via the central highlands and Mt. Kenya with the views of coffee plantations and other subsistence farming activities into Samburu National Park arriving in time for lunch. Have a short relaxation then later at 4pm proceed for an evening game drive. Dinner and overnight at your preferred lodge/camp
You will have breakfast then you shall spend the whole day with game viewing drives. Samburu is spectacular and scenic. It is an area where Game viewing drives in this dry and scenic game reserve are concentrated along the banks of the Ewaso Nyiro River. This is where most wildlife such as Elephants, Leopards, Hippo, Reticulated Giraffe, Grevy’s Zebra and Crocodiles is found. Over 365 species of bird have been identified in the sanctuary. In the evening, you will return back to the lodge/camp for dinner and overnight.
DAY 3: Samburu to Aberdare
Break fast then view game as we exit the park and drive to Mount Kenya Region. Lunch at a Sweetwater's tented camp then proceed for afternoon game drives at Sweetwater's sanctuary. Dinner and overnight at the Sweet waters Tented camp. Sweetwater's is the only sanctuary for rehabilitation in Kenya of these widely abused chimpanzees with two groups living in an environment as close to their natural habitat as possible. The site is also a dedicated black rhino breeding area.
Breakfast then depart the lodge for Lake Nakuru National park arriving in good time for lunch at Lake Nakuru Lodge. Full afternoon game drives followed by dinner and overnight stay at a lodge inside the park Lake Nakuru's claim to fame is anchored on its flamingo's and the over 400 species of birds found here. The lake itself is a soda lake on the floor of the rift valley. The sight of the at times millions of flamingos is quite spectacular. From a distance the lake appears ringed in pink. The Lake has also earned a reputation as an important haven for endangered species- particularly the Rothschild Giraffe and the black and white rhino. Lions, waterbuck, buffalo and baboons are all residents here.
Breakfast then view game as we exit the park and drive to via the Great Rift Valley to arrive at Maasai Mara in time for lunch at a Lodge. Full afternoon game drive till dusk when we return to the lodge for dinner and overnight stay at Mara Keekorok lodge or Maasai Mara Leisure lodge or similar.
Full day exploring the park in search of the Big 5.Early morning and late afternoon game drives are offered. Dinner and overnight stay at the lodge. The Mara offers wildlife in such variety and abundance that it is difficult to believe: over 450 species of animals have been recorded here. You will easily see lions, rhinos, hippos, crocodiles, giraffe, wildebeests, zebras, buffalo, warthogs, hyenas, jackals, wild dogs, buffalo, leopard, many kinds of antelopes and elephant. It is in the Mara that perhaps the most spectacular event of the natural world takes place. This is the annual migration of millions of wildebeest and zebra from the Serengeti (Tanzania) in search of water and pasture. Following on their heels are the predators of the savanna- lion, cheetah, wild dog, jackal, hyena and vultures.
Pre breakfast game drives then return to the lodge for breakfast, return to Nairobi where the safari ends. Quotation on request Safari price Cost Includes:
- • Transport on custom made 8 seater tour van ideal for game viewing and photography
- • Full board accommodation whilst on safari
- • Accommodation in double/triple room
- • All park entrance fees to include government taxes
- • Service of an English speaking professional driver/guide
- • All game drives as detailed in the itinerary Complimentary return airport transfers
- • Bottled water whilst on safari
- • Start and end in Nairobi.
- • Personalized service
Safari price excludes:
- • Tips
- • Laundry
- • Beverages/Drinks
- • International flights
- • Visas
- • Items of a personal nature
- • Any other extras not detailed in Hotel accommodations in Nairobi before and after the safari