Seven nights on Full board accommodation whilst on safari and Meal plan as described, B=Breakfast, L=Lunch and D=Dinner.
Transfers to and from Wilson Airport, Samburu airstrip and Maasaimara airstrip.
Meal plan as des cribed, 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
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
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
A visit to a Maasai Village
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.
Sentrim Mara is bordering Maasai Mara Game reserve. The entire camp is set amongst natural vegetation and spread out across serene terrain. The main guest area consists of the reception, lounge area, swimming pool, jacuzzi, fireplace, restaurant and bar.
Ashnil Mara Camp has 40 rooms and features a swimming pool. It is the perfect base for those looking to be surrounded by nature, with Masai Mara just moments away. This 3-star lodge provides massage services, a garden and a gift shop. Rooms feature a private bathroom equipped with a hair dryer, bathrobes and a shower. A ceiling fan, a walk-in closet and an in-room closet are also provided to guests. Ashnil Mara features both a restaurant and a bar where guests can relax at the end of the day. Ashnil Mara Camp is under a 30-minute drive from Mara Serena Airstrip.
Bordered on 3 sides by the Mara River, this high-end resort is 23 km from wildlife attractions at the OlareOrok Conservancy and 29 km from the Maasai Mara National Reserve. The lavish, tented accommodations feature 4-poster beds and decks with river views. They also include en suite bathrooms, safes and wireless phones. Some have outdoor showers and dining tables.
Mara Leisure Camp
Mara Leisure Camp offers 3-star accommodation, as well as luggage storage, a tour desk and a currency exchange. It is ideal for those looking to immerse themselves in nature, with Masai Mara just steps away.
Keekorok Lodge, Maasai Mara
Set in the Maasai Mara National Reserve in the path of the wildebeest migration, this upscale lodge is 9 km from the Serengeti Nati onal Park and 16 km from the Naboisho Conserv ancy.
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-vie wing areas. Mara Intrepids camp is a short drive from the Mara River, where more than a million wildebeest and zebra make their perilous migration crossing every July and August.
Sentrim Samburu 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.
Welcome drinks at hotel
Stay in 3 star hotel
Makilands representative will be waiting for you at the airport. Our professional driver/guide will assist you with your luggage and then transfer you to your city hotel. You will be accorded necessary assistance through hotel check in after which you will be briefed on safari ahead.
Makilands representative will Pick you up from your hotel after breakfast and transfer to Wilson airport for your flight to Samburu park. You will fly over lush farmlands in central and eastern kenya with occasional glimpses of the snow caped Mt. Kenya before dropping down to the Northern frntier district in the Samburu Game Reserve. You will be met by our representative for transfer to the lodge or camp. You’ll have lunch and freshen up for an afternoon game drive to see the rare species like grevy zebra, reticulated giraffe, long-necked gerenuk,Beisa oryx,and the blue legged ostrich among many others.
Yatta Plateau which is the longest lava flow in the world ,lugard falls and large herds of mammals and predators which include elephants ,buffalo, rhino waterbucks , lesser Kudu ,leopard ,lion, cheetah, hippo, crocodile and also over 500 recorded bird species are thrilling to watch .You will have your meals and overnight stay at camp or lodge.
breakfast, lunch, dinner
After breakfast you will have a full day unlimited game drives in Samburu home to the lion, leopards, buffalo, elephants, Grevy's Zebra, Beisa Oryx, Blue legged Somali Ostrich, reticulated giraffe, Vulturine Guinea Fowl, Gerenuk. Dinner and overnight stay in hotel/lodge
breakfast, lunch, dinner
After breakfast, you’ll head for the famous Mt. Kenya Safari Club, a club of its class due to its exclusivity. Set on the Equator with magnificent views of Mt. Kenya, the club occupies over 100 acres of manicured lawns, magnificent gardens and ornamental ponds which are patroned by free roaming peacocks and other exotic birds.Spend day at leisure or enjoy the many activities available here for a leisure day well spent.
This day will be spent at the club for relaxation and trying the many activities available here. The activities available include horse-riding, tennis, golf, putting green, croquet, heated swimming pool, trout fishing, as well as an art gallery, health & beauty parlour, boutique, club shops and the William Holden Animal orphanage.
After breakfast, you will be transferred to Nanyuki Airstrip and fly over the great Rift Valley heading towards the Maasai Mara Game Reserve, Kenya’s most visited reserve. Masai mara is known for huge concentration of game and the great migration and great scenes as shown in the world famous movie “Out of Africa”. Athrilling game drive ensues in search of the mara residents till evening when you return for dinner and overnight in lodge or camp.
Take breakfast at lodge and leave for full day with picnic lunches and venture into the rolling savannah grassland for thrilling game drives in Search of the Big five and other plains game including the zebra, wildebeest, grants gazelle, and enjoy the prolific bird life.You will enjoy a thrilling lunch in the bush as you settle by the mara river for your well deserved meal where you will marvel at the massive hippos enjoy the cool waters and sub merge at the sound approaching vehicles as the crocodiles sunbathe on the river banks mouths agape. The mara is one of the best places to visit with high chances of sighting the big five in a single morning.
After breakfast, you’ll be transferred to the Airstrip where you’ll get on the flight back to Nairobi. Lunch and last minute shopping later drive to Jomo Kenyatta Airport for your onward flight.
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.
Samburu National Reserve
Most famous Kenya’s wild animals are found here from the lion, leopards, buffalo, cheetahs, Gravy’s zebra hippos to the giraffe. The presence of River Ewasonyiro cutting across the reserve attracts more animals including the crocodiles. This reserve has its fame from the unique Grevy’s zebra, long neck gerenuk, BeisaOrynx and reticulated giraffe. Another source of its fame is due to the movie “Born Free” and as the place where the conservationists George an d Joy Adamson raised Elsa the Lioness.