9-Day Beauty of Kenya
The tour will give you the impression of the most famous National parks in Kenya, a visit to Lake Nakuru National park will be a nice experience for the bird lovers, Masai Mara has the highest concentration of wild animals than any other here in Kenya hence giving you a chance to see many animals, Amboseli is a worth to visit park hosting Mt Kilimanjaro which will be giving a very nice backdrop for your photos, Voyager and Lumo sanctuaries have unique attractions of their own kind.
Day 1 Nairobi – Lake Nakuru
Pick up from the Airport of Nairobi or a hotel in Nairobi after your breakfast, briefing and we immediately start our safari, we will have a first highlight of the tour, the Lake Nakuru National Park. Here, we visit Lake Nakuru as the most well-known lake of the Rift Valley. For being famous all over the world for its flamingos, the lake is one of the natural wonders of the world. At times, there are up to 2 million flamingos at the lake, which form a beautiful pink ribbon around the shore. In addition to seeing this amazing scenery, we also have a good chance of seeing rhinos and leopards. From our lodge we have a magnificent view over the lake.
Day 2 Lake Nakuru – Masai Mara
After an early safari and breakfast we drive to the Masai Mara. It is considered as one of the largest and most beautiful protected areas of Kenya and reveals an insight into the originality of Africa. After lunch on-site, we embark on the first game drive through the savannah landscape of the Masai Mara Game Reserve, with a good chance to track down the Big Five (elephant, buffalo, lion, rhino and leopard).
Day 3Masai Mara National Reserve
After breakfast, we embark on a full day game drive in the Masai Mara. It is famous for its savannah landscape and its wildlife. The prospects are good to observe all those fascinating animals that can usually only be seen in numerous nature documentaries. We will have a picnic at the Mara River, bordering the Serengeti. The river is part of the Masai Mara Serengeti ecosystem, which is particularly known for the largest wildlife migration on earth in the world. Every year, the huge animal trains cross the brown, foaming river full of crocodiles.
Day 4 Masai Mara – Lake Naivasha
After breakfast we drive to Lake Naivasha. Lake Naivasha is the highest and most beautiful lake in the Rift Valley, We arrive, check in and have our lunch, after lunch we will have some time to relax before taking a boat tour to the lake where we will enjoy very beautiful views and watch most of the aquatic birds found in this lake. Overnight and dinner at Lake Naivasha Kongoni lodge.
Day 5 Lake Naivasha – Amboseli
We drive to the Amboseli National park arriving at Sentrim Amboseli Camp in time for lunch. In the afternoon we are free to relax at the pool or watch the animals at the waterhole. (Optional you can take a walk through the Masai villages around guided by a local masai). Dinner and overnight at Sentrim Amboseli Camp.
Day 6 Amboseli National Park
Full day game drives in Amboseli National Park; this park has the best areas to observe elephants at close quarters. The park has some swamplands in which animals are most likely to be seen. From the park one can enjoy stunning views at Mt. Kilimanjaro, the most beautiful mountain of Africa which makes a very beautiful background for your photos. Look out for zebras, wildebeests, Thomson gazelles, Grant gazelles, buffalos, waterbucks, hippos, lions, cheetahs, jackals and hyenas. We reach the Observation Hill from which we have a magnificent view over swamp and savannah landscape of the whole park. This is where we will have picnic lunch. We further continue with our game viewing and as the sun is going down, we return to the Sentrim Camp for dinner and overnight.
Day 7Amboseli – Voyager Ziwani
Today we drive to Voyager Ziwani wildlife Sanctuary, this wildlife sanctuary has very nice walking routes which will give you the feeling of being close to the wild. Arrive and check at our camp in time for lunch, after lunch we will arrive a short time at leisure which will be followed by an evening walking safari in the sanctuary, with our guide we will discover different species of birds, plants and animals. We will come in the evening where we will now get to our vehicle and make a night game drive in the Sanctuary and have the chance of seeing most of the nocturnal animals are hardly seen during the day. Come back at our Camp for dinner and overnight.
Day 8 Ziwani – Lumo Sanctuary
Before breakfast, we will have a morning walk at the park then come for breakfast, proceed to Lumo Wildlife Sanctuary with game drive enroute as we drive towards the lodge arriving in time for lunch at Lions Bluff Lodge. After lunch we have an afternoon break, followed by the evening game drive through the Savannah grasslands, we will come across Giraffes, Elephants, Baboons and other different species of animals. Dinner and overnight stay in Lions Bluff Lodge.
Day 9 Lumo – Tsavo East National Park
After an early morning game drive at the Sanctuary, we will come back for breakfast then we drive to Tsavo East National Park, home of the “Red Elephants”. Enter the park and make game drive enroute as we drive to the lodge arriving in time for lunch. After lunch we will have some time to relax then go on another game drive in the afternoon. As the sun is going down, we return to Ashnil Aruba Lodge for dinner and overnight.
Day 10 Tsavo East – Coast
We will make early morning games drives to explore the park further after which we will be back for breakfast. We go on another safari after breakfast on our way to the gate look out for the animals you missed to see in the previous game viewing, check out of the park and have our lunch at a restaurant outside the gate of the park. Afterwards we drive to the coast and drop you at the Mombasa Airport for onward flight home or your Beach hotel for your Beach holidays.
Private trip – Safari by Van
*Airport and/or city transfers
*9 nights accommodation as described
*3 meals a day (except day 1 and day 10)
*Unlimited bottled water – other drinks excluded
*Private transportation Van with pop-up roofs suitable for game viewing and photography
*Unlimited game drives, sightseeing and excursions as described in itinerary
* All game Park Entrance fees* meals
* service charges, hotel taxes and government taxes * Full board accommodation, all en suite bathrooms with hot and cold shower and flash toilet
* Game drive with English speaking Tour driver guide and Bottled of water while on board of our safari van.
Drinks at the lodges,
Masai Village fees, Drivers tips and things of personal nature