Duration: 15 days
Departures: Nairobi – Any day
Destination: Masai Mara Game Reserve / Lake Naivasha / Lake Nakuru National Park / Amboseli National Park / Tsavo West National Park / Tsavo East National Park / Mombasa / Nairobi
Price: Custom Safari Van – From USD 3,190.00 PP | 4 x 4 Land Cruiser – From USD 3,640.00 PP
Day 1: Nairobi
Arrive in Nairobi, where you’re met and transferred to your city hotel, Fairview Hotel-on bed & breakfast basis.
Day 2: Nairobi – Masai Mara
After breakfast depart for Masai Mara, one of East Africa’s most famous reserves, The Mara consists of undulating hills and great rolling grasslands that sustain some of the most varied wildlife in Africa, if not the world. Arrive in time for lunch Mara Leisure Tented Camp. Afternoon game viewing, where lion, elephant, cheetah, giraffe, buffalo, wildebeest, gazelle and other plains game abound, not forgetting the hundreds of species of birds. Dinner and overnight in Mara Leisure Tented Camp
Day 3: Masai Mara
The whole day is dedicated to game spotting in this sprawling reserve. You can watch a lion, cheetah or leopard hunting or feasting on its kill. Option of a visit to a Masai village or a hot-air balloon ride that starts at 06.00 am and ends with a Champagne breakfast on the plains. What an exhilarating experience! All meals and overnight at the Mara Leisure Tented Camp.
Day 4: Masai Mara – Lake Naivasha
After breakfast we head for one of the Great Rift Valley fresh-water lakes, Naivasha, arriving at the – Naivasha Country Club– for lunch. Option of a boat ride or bird watching with the resident ornithologist. Dinner and overnight at –Naivasha Country Club.
Day 5: Lake Naivasha – Lake Nakuru
Breakfast and depart for Lake Nakuru national park, famous for its millions of seasonal pink flamingos and other aquatic birds. Game drive en route to Flamingo Hill Camp– for lunch. Afternoon out for another game tracking session around the lake, where rhino, zebra, gazelle, buffalo, leopard, and waterbuck can easily and closely be spotted. Dinner and overnight at -Flamingo Hill Camp.
Day 6: Lake Nakuru – Amboseli
Breakfast and route for Amboseli national park, driving through lush coffee and tea plantations. Lunch will be at the famous Nairobi Carnivore restaurant, renowned for its succulent steaks of game meat. Continue to Amboseli, Dinner and overnight at -Ol tukai Lodge.
Day 7: Amboseli
Full day is spent game tracking in this magnificent park, right on the foot of Mount Kilimanjaro, the highest in Africa. Early morning there’s a chance of spotting its snows. All meals and overnight at your lodge. Game here includes Cape buffalo, hippo, gazelle, hartebeest, zebra, wildebeest, lion, cheetah, herds of elephant and plenty of other plains game. All meals and overnight at –Ol Tukai Lodge.
Day 8: Amboseli – Tsavo West
After breakfast we head south to Tsavo West national park. Tsavo is the largest park in Kenya , and is split into East and West by the Nairobi / Mombasa highway. Arrive in Kilaguni Serena Lodge – for lunch. Afternoon game drive in the park. Common spots include: herds of elephant, buffalo, ostrich, gazelle, impala, giraffe, zebra and the accompanying predatory cats. We’ll also visit the Rhino Sanctuary. Dinner and overnight at the lodge.
Day 9: Tsavo West – Tsavo East
Early morning game drive to watch predators on the hunt. After breakfast we head for Tsavo East, with a visit to Mzima Springs. Here, there’s an underground viewing platform to observe crocodile, hippo and the various fish under water. Continue to Tsavo East, game viewing en route to –A-for lunch. Afternoon out game spotting where gerenuk, cape buffalo, red elephant, lion, cheetah, zebra, gazelle, and plenty of other plains game can be spotted. Dinner and overnight at your lodge.
Day 10: Tsavo East – Mombasa
Early morning game drive to observe animals as they head to the water holes and the swamps to quench their thirst. It’s also the time when the big cats are on the hunt. Back to the lodge for breakfast after which depart for Mombasa , arriving at –Mombasa Sarova Whitesands Beach Hotel, where you’re booked on HB -Basis.
Day 11 to day 14: Mombasa
You have three days to relax at the beach and enjoy the hotel facilities. Optional excursions will be proposed by our representative. These will include Mombasa city tour, Dhow trip, and visit to historic Malindi, visit villages to observe and learn some of the locals’ lifestyle, culture and traditions.
Day 15: Mombasa – Nairobi
Depending on your international flight schedule from Nairobi, you’ll be transferred to Mombasa airport for your domestic flight to connect on your home-bound flight in Nairobi.
Cost If using Custom Safari Van
Peak season $ 3,398.00 US Per Person
High season $ 3,280.00 US Per Person
Low season $ 3,190.00 US Per Person
Children 50% adult rate
Cost If using 4×4 Land cruiser
Peak season US $3,845.00 Per Person
High season US $3,730.00 Per Person
Low season US $3,640.00 Per Person
Children 50% adult rate
Peak Season: 01 July – 31 March
High Season: 01 – 30 June
Low Season: 01 April – 31 May
What’s included on the price of the safari
Transport based on customized 4WD VAN
All applicable game Park Entrance fees.
Finest accommodation as indicated in the itinerary.
Three meals a day while on Safari.
Airport picks up on arrival in Nairobi.
Professional Safari Guide/Driver.
Guaranteed departures for two or more passengers booking this safari.
Round trip transport from Nairobi to the designated National Park.
Pre–tour itinerary document.
Extensive and unlimited Game drives.
What’s not included on the price of the safari
Personal expense such as communication charges like emails, faxes, and phone calls
Drinks like sodas, water, beer and wines
Gratuity for the driver guide, waiter
The cost of obtaining visa
Pre- tour accommodation which can be arranged on request