Upon arrival at the Jomo Kenyatta Airport, you will be met by our airport representative and transferred to your city hotel for overnight. Our rep will take you through a brief pre-safari orientation before embarking on your dream safari adventure of Kenya. Overnight: Panafric Hotel B, booked on bed and breakfast.
Check out after breakfast and head to Amboseli and on a clear day, you will be watching the majestic mount Kilimanjaro also known as the Roof of Africa. You will arrive in good time for buffet lunch in the lodge. Short rest before the your afternoon game drive begins. Explore the swampy areas looking for the Big four wildlife and plenty of birds that abundant in this semi - arid park. Return to your lodge as the sun sets! Dinner and Overnight: Amboseli Serena Lodge or similar B,L,D - Distance: Approx: 260 kms - 4 hrs drive.
Day 3: Amboseli National Park (the roof of Africa)
Today pre-breakfast morning and afternoon game drives are included. A game drive through Amboseli takes you across this vast lakebed - often dry, but still very swampy in some areas. Amboseli is best known for its great herds of elephant - you will often find many of them standing knee-deep in the water, spraying themselves to keep cool. But there is a lot of other game here too - cheetah, buffalo, giraffe, many types of gazelle and other plains game - and it is all set against the amazing backdrop of majestic Mount Kilimanjaro (5,895 meters)showing all its glory. Dinner and Overnight: Amboseli Serena Lodge or similar (B,L,D).
After breakfast, check out drive northwards through Nairobi with picnic lunch boxes and head north through breathtaking scenery dotted with rushing mountain streams and fields of tea and coffee. At Karatina town in the heart of Kikuyu tribesmen, you may (if time allows) stop at an open Air market for a walk to sample the local produce and second had items on display. Its regarded as the largest open air open in East Africa. Proceed on with your adventure safari to the unique Serena Mountain Lodge Tree Hotel. Set on the slopes of rocky Mt. Kenya, Africa's second Highest Mountain (5199m), the lodge has a spectacular view over the rain forest, an active waterhole and the surrounding bush. This unique lodge has served as an inspiration to Authors and writers. Among other host of wildlife viewed from the lodge terrace/balcony includes, elephants, buffaloes, waterbucks and occasionally rhinos and the rare leopard. Dinner and Overnight: The Serena Mt. Lodge (B,L,D). Distance - approx. 410km 6hrs drive.
Check out after breakfast and head northwards through Nairobi for lunch and proceed into the Great Rift Valley where Lake Nakuru is located. L. Nakuru is a shallow soda lake, renowned for its huge concentration of flamingos. It is also a Rhino sanctuary.You embark on a game drive which includes a walk on the shores of the lake to view flamingoes from close range. Keep your eyes open for the elusive Leopard or the Tree climbing lions of this park. The afternoon game drive is included and you will return to your lodge as the sun sets! Dinner and overnight - Lake Nakuru Lodge or similar (B,L,D) Distance: Approx. 200 kms - 3 hrs drive.
After breakfast climb the Western Escarpment of the Rift Valley and head towards Masai Mara. With its vast open plains and distinctive flat-topped acacia trees, acacia trees, no visit to Kenya would be complete without a visit here. Enjoying views of picturesque Masai tribesmen herding cattle on the way, you arrive in time for lunch and a short rest!. An afternoon game drive includes searching for the Big Five, elephants, Buffalos, lions, Rhinos and leopards, before returning to your lodge as the sun sets! Dinner and overnight - Mara Ashnil Luxury Camp or similar (B,L,D) Distance Approx. 310 kms - 6hrs drive. (Poor road network - Half of the way roads are in poor state, with potholes and it may take more time than the estimated.).
Masai Cultural Village visit
Taking pictures, dances,Traditional lectures and learning their way of life.
Pre-breakfast morning game drive in the reserve, a great opportunity to explore the vast flora and fauna of this magnificent reserve, home to Kenya's most varied animal population. Lion may be seen throughout the park, along with elephant, giraffe and zebra. Cheetah and leopard are also regularly spotted, and you may also find rhino. A full day game drive with picnic lunch boxes (full day game drive including visits to Mara River, Kenya Tanzania Border Post and a great chance to view the "Big Five" and the great Wildebeest migration. You will have picnic lunch at Hippo Pool. After a rewarding game drive, return to your lodge for late morning breakfast. Spend your days in this magnificent savannah country, home to Kenya's most varied animal population. Watch the animal kingdom come to life against the impressive African sunrise and sunsets. Dinner and Overnight - Mara Ashnil Luxury Camp or similar (B,L,D).
Depart after break fast and journey back to Nairobi arriving in time for lunch at the world renown Carnivore restaurant, this is an African Barbeque Restaurant where meat is charcoal roasted and served hot on your plate. Vegetarian Menu available! After lunch, free until you will be transferred to airport for your outbound flight back home. B,L. Distance 280 kms 5hrs drive. Poor road network - Half of the way roads are in poor state and with potholes and it may take more time than the estimated.)
Key: B,L,D - Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner.
Based on 2 pax & Cost per person sharing twin/ double beds.
Mr Patrick Andayi
City House Nairobi, Nairobi, Kenya - 254