Inclusion

Ten nights at Mt Kenya National Park, Samburu Game Reserve, Aberdare National Park, Amboseli National park Lake Nakuru National Park, and Lake Naivasha on full board accommodation while on safari and Meal plan as described, B=Breakfast, L=Lunch and D=Dinner.
Finest accommodations of Hotels, Lodges, and Camps selected for the program either in double/twin/triple room sharing as described
All park entrance fees to include government taxes
Services of an English speaking professional driver/guide
Dinner, bed, breakfast, lunch and activities daily
Guaranteed departures for two or more passengers booking this safari
Game drives and game viewing as described in the itinerary
Exclusive transportation (ground) in a 4x4 Safari land Cruiser with a pop-out roof hatch and UHF radio
Optional transport in a safari tour bus 4 x 4 or 4x4 Tour van with a game viewing roof hatch and UHF radio
Bottled Water while on safari
Guaranteed window seat in a comfortable safari vehicle with open roof hatch for game viewing
Membership in Flying Doctors Society – Emergency air rescue
Start and end in Nairobi

Exclusion

Entry charges (visa) to Kenya and any other International airfares (visa is approximately 50 dollars) and cost of processing passports
Optional Hot Air Balloon safari with Champaign breakfast thereafter, cost of visit to a Masai Village and nature walks etc
Any cost of gratuity for Porterage / waiters at hotels, camps and airports
Any Christmas, New Year and Easter Supplement
Sundowner bush cocktails and bush dinner
Tips for your professional driver guide
Essential expenses of personal nature such travelling insurance, excess baggage fee
Communication charges like, emails, faxes and phone calls
Any food and beverage not described in the itinerary like beer, spirits, extra sodas, or juice and champagne.
Any accommodations and -Any other extras not detailed in the above itinerary.
Any chargeable outdoor activities that are offered by the lodges or hotels like helicopter rides, motor sports, horse riding where applicable in specific areas and any other service not mentioned above.

Inclusion

Hotel

Mara Intrepids

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Mara Intrepids Camp enjoys one of the most spectacular locations in the world’s best-known wilderness Maasai Mara National Reserve. It sits above a sweeping bend in the Talek River at the confluence of the Maasai Mara’s four game-viewing areas.

Sentrim Samburu

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SentrimSamburu is located in the Samburu Game reserve. The entire camp is set amongst acacia trees on the banks of EwasoNyiro River. The main guest area consists of the reception, lounge area, swimming pool, restaurant and bar.

Amboseli Sopa Lodge

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Set in 200 acres of private land, and with a rustic charm all of its own, the lodge nestles in the foothills of Mount Kilimanjaro which, at almost six thousand metres, is Africa’s highest and most famous snowcapped mountains.

Aberdare Country Club

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The hotel offers a range of amenities, including a kids pool, a sun deck and a 9-hole golf course. The on-site day spa provides a variety of treatments and a chance to relax.

Other Inclusion

Return Transport
Welcome drinks at hotel
Stay in 3 star hotel
Guided tour
Sighseeing
Airport transport

Package Itinerary

Day 1Nairobi – Drive to Samburu National Reserve

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This safari takes you to the exciting Kenya's northern frontier county of the dry arid savannahs in Samburu game reserve .Leaving Nairobi we go past Thika in central highlands passing through the beautiful pineapple plantations. We drive through kikuyu farmlands to Karatina the largest market in Africa. You will pass by the equator with one foot in north while the other one in the southern hemisphere you are able to appreciate the two geographical spheres in a designated area as you stretch your feet. We arrive on time for lunch in this beautiful reserve that is drained by the Ewasonyiro River drawing a lot of animals and birds to one of Kenya's most protected areas and home to Samburu specials – Somali ostrich, reticulated giraffe, Grevy's zebras, Beisaoryx and the gerenuk.

Overnight at stay at camp or lodge

Meal Plan

Lunch

Dinner

Day 2Samburu Game Reserve

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After breakfast we set out in search the big five which include the elephants, lions, leopards, and cheetahs and other Samburu residents and many birds that thrive along the river and the open grass land. We return to lodge for lunch and afternoon rest before venturing out again for evening game drive.

Overnight at stay at camp or lodge

Meal Plan

breakfast, lunch, dinner

Day 3Samburu /Aberdare National Park

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After breakfast we set out for the Aberdare National Park to arrive on time for lunch at the Aberdare Country Club, set on the slopes of Mweiga Hill. After lunch transfer to the Ark. At this height of about 7,000 feet above sea level you will have a real experience with nature. You will enjoy game viewing from the comfort of your room where animals seen include Elephant, leopards, buffalo, giant forest hog, bush pig, tree hyrax, large spotted genet, and the elusive bongo as well as several bird species and monkeys ruling the skies.

Overnight at the Ark or Treetops Hotel or the Serena Mountain Lodge

Meal Plan

Overnight \night stay at the at Ark Tree Lodge

breakfast, lunch, dinner

Day 4Aberdare/Nakuru National Park

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After your breakfast a makilands tour driver/ guide will then pick you and depart for Lake Nakuru with a brief stop at Thompson Falls in Nyahururu for fresh air, photography, short nature walk in aid of the guide in this serene marvel. Precede with your interesting safari through Nakuru to your dream destination the famous Lake Nakuru, one of the most famous places in the Great Rift Valley. You will arrive on time for lunch then embark on a thrilling afternoon game drive as you search for flamingos, lions, rhinos and many more.

Overnight at stay at camp or lodge

Meal Plan

breakfast, lunch, dinner

Day 5Lake Nakuru – Drive to Masai Mara Game Reserve

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Leave Nakuru after breakfast and head for your dream destination the Maasai Mara National Reserve which is famous for its high concentration of wild game and the great wildebeest migration. Arrive in time for lunch and there after engage in thrilling Afternoon game drives.

Dinner and overnight stay in your camp

Meal Plan

breakfast, lunch, dinner

Day 6Full day Masai Mara Game Reserve

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During your morning and afternoon game drives, you’ll travel across the open savannah grassland in search of the Mara residents which include the big five, wildebeest, hartebeest, impala, gazelle and the rare roan antelope with long swept back horns. Hippos and crocodiles, take charge in the Mara River, hosting the biggest event in the world during the Mara river crossing.

Dinner and overnight stay in your camp

Meal Plan

breakfast, lunch, dinner

Day 7Masai Mara Game Reserve

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You will enjoy early morning game drive before breakfast or an optional balloon game viewing ride and a Champaign breakfast in the bush at an extra cost .Later on you get to enjoy bush lunch and full day game drives exploring the vast park in search of your favorite animals till dusk.

You will have your meals and overnight stay at camp or lodge.

Meal Plan

breakfast, lunch, dinner

Day 8Masai Mara /Amboseli National Park

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After breakfast, we depart Mara and drive to Amboseli National Park through Nairobi arriving on time for lunch. You will relax and freshen up in time for your thrilling game drive this afternoon. Amboseli is set at the foot of Mt Kilimanjaro giving you an excellent opportunity for memorable photos of the highest mountain in Africa hovering high above.

You will have your meals and overnight stay at camp or lodge.

Meal Plan

breakfast, lunch, dinner

Day 9Amboseli National Park

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You will enjoy morning and afternoon game drives in this sprawling park with varying habitat, consisting of springs, dry lake bed, swamps all supporting the huge numbers of animals in the park. Major attractions include the Amboseli elephants, lions, buffalos, and many others including several bird species.

You will have your meals and overnight stay at camp or lodge.

Meal Plan

breakfast, lunch, dinner

Day 10Amboseli /Tsavo east National Park

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Wake up early to catch breathtaking scenery of the famous Mt Kilimanjaro then take your breakfast before your exciting drive to the Tsavo east National Park where you will be served with lunch on arrival at camp/lodge. You will later enjoy afternoon game drives in this sprawling park where we have attractions like the Mudanda Rock, Yatta Plateau, Lugards Falls, Aruba Dam big game and other animals like the , aardwolf, yellow baboon, bat, cape buffalo ,greater galago gazelle, large-spotted genet, small-spotted genet, gerenuk, giraffe, impala, black-backed jackal, side-striped jackal, klipspringer, lesser kudu, slender mongoose, white-tailed mongoose, warthog, waterbuck, common zebra and Grevy's zebra You will have your dinner and overnight stay at camp or lodge.

Meal Plan

breakfast, lunch, dinner

Day 11Tsavo East National Park / Nairobi

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Early morning game drive will start the day summarizing your exciting safari in Tsavo before breakfast. After breakfast you will head to Nairobi in a comfortable safari as you enjoy the scenery along the way arriving in the afternoon for lunch before you are subsequently transferred to the airport or a city hotel.

Meal Plan

breakfast, lunch

Tour Watch Highlights

Maasai Mara Game Reserve

Maasai Mara National Reserve stretches 1,510 sq km (580 sq miles) and raises 1,500-2,170 meters above sea level. Add the conservancies and the area is at least twice the size. It hosts over 95 species of mammals and over 570 recorded species of birds. It’s about 270 km from the capital Nairobi City and takes about 4-5 hours by road or 40-45 minutes by flight. The road is great for the most part with only a short section from Narok town to Sekenani Gate that is all weather but accessible. Maasai Mara Game Reserve is most visited park and most famous in Kenya for its huge concentration of wildlife. While here you get to see the big five which include elephant, buffalo, lion, leopard and rhino. Also you get to witness the migration of the wildebeest (8th wonder of the world) which happens annually in the months of July and late October. Maasai Mara has the largest population of animals in Kenya making it easy to see all members of the big five in a single morning. Other animals include bat eared fox, spotted hyena, impala, elephants, hippos, grey jackals etc.

Lake Nakuru National Park

The park is found, 140km north-west of Nairobi, in Nakuru county rift valley province. It covers an area of 188 km2. Lake Nakuru is a shallow alkaline lake occupying an area of 62 km2. It is set in a serene landscape of surrounding woodland and grassland and marshy areas alternating with rocky cliffs and hillsides outcrops, acacia woodland covered with a Euphorbia forest on the eastern perimeter. Lake Nakuru was first gazetted as a bird sanctuary in 1960 and upgraded to National Park status in 1968. A northern extension was added to the park in 1974 and the lake was designated as a Ramsar site in 1990. The foundation of the parks food chains is the cyanophyte spirulina platensis which can support huge numbers of lesser flamingo.

Climate ranges from Cold, Hot and Humid, Hot and Dry. Annual rainfall is 965 mm.

Major Attractions include: Flamingo (Greater and Lesser) and other water birds including a variety of terrestrial birds numbering about 450 species in total. Mammals: 56 different species including white rhinos.

View-points: Lion hill, Baboon cliff and Out of Africa and Hills like Enasoit, Honeymoon, Lion hill ridge are major attractions as well as Makalia Waterfalls and the Unique vegetation where About 550 different plant species are represented including the unique and biggest euphorbia forest in Africa, Picturesque landscape and yellow acacia woodlands.

Tsavo East National Park

Tsavo East National Park is the biggest of Kenya’s parks measuring over 13,700km²,and is nine times bigger than the famous Maasai Mara National Reserve. Tsavo east is best known for its huge herds of dust-red elephants, man eaters of Tsavo, leopards, long-necked gerenuk and Somali ostrich, the male notably has a blue neck and legs, and , Grevy’s zebra. There is also a successful sanctuary for black rhinos. Galana river found to the south of the park is the main source of water with other seasonal streams forming tributaries that drain into the river. Voi River, a seasonal feeder runs east, to drain into the shallow Aruba dam another attraction in Tsavo east. At the Galana River the elephants come here to spray, roll and wallow one another, a kind of a sight marvelous to the eye. While in Tsavo East one can have a look at the longest lava flow in the world. This park gives habitat to animals like, leopard, buffalo, hippos, waterbucks, lesser kudu and crocodile. The Yatta Plateau is a 300km lava flow that stretches along the banks of the Athi-Galana from Ol Doinyo Sabuk Mountain forming the world's longest lava flow. Mudanda Rock is a is a 1.6 km ridge of stratified rock that forms a huge basin that acts as a water catchment area supplying a natural dam downstream , attracting large numbers of animals. Lugard Falls are a series of falls and steep white rapids on the Galana River, named after Frederick Lugards .Crocodile Point next to it is a major stop over where the big reptiles can often be seen basking in the sun downstream .

Amboseli National Park

Amboseli meaning ‘salty dust’ in Maasai has very large herds of elephants. There one can have a view at the five different habitats ranging from the dried-up bed of Lake Amboseli, wetlands with springs, the savannah and woodlands. One can also have an experience of the authentic famous culture of the Maasai.