Map Vast savannahs peppered with immense herds of wildlife. Snow-capped equatorial mountains. Traditional peoples who bring soul and colour to the earth. Welcome to Kenya.

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Itinerary

  • Duration: 11 days & 10 nights
  • Countries: Kenya
  • Category: Guaranteed Departures
  • Minimum Passengers: 2
  • Starting Point: Nairobi
  • Ending Point: Nairobi
Introduction

Our Itineraries are provided as a preview of what to expect on our tours. Please, note, that itineraries are subject to change.

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Upon arrival in Nairobi, our representative will welcome and transfer you to your hotel for check-in. Dinner on own account.

  • Overnight in Nairobi
  • None

After breakfast, you will be picked from your hotel for a mid-morning excursion to Daphne Sheldrick Elephant Orphanage, the Giraffe Centre and Karen Blixen Museum. Head to the David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust, which is today the most successful orphan-elephant rescue and rehabilitation program and one of the pioneering conservation organizations for wildlife and habitat protection in East Africa. You will then proceed to the Giraffe Centre where you can feed the rare Rothschild giraffe. Lunch at the Karen Blixen Coffee Garden Restaurant. After lunch, visit the Karen Blixen Museum. Karen Blixen Museum was once the centerpiece of a farm at the foot of the Ngong Hills owned by Danish Author Karen and her Swedish Husband, Baron Bror von Blixen Fincke. Located 10km from the city center, the museum belongs to a different time in the history of Kenya. The farmhouse gained international fame with the release of the movie ``Out of Africa`` an Oscar-winning film based on Karen’s autobiography by the same title

  • Overnight in Nairobi
  • Breakfast

After breakfast, your driver guide will meet you where you will board your safari van and drive to Samburu National Reserve which is a rugged and Semi-desert Park located in Samburu district in the Rift Valley Province of Kenya. The park neighbors the homes of the Samburu tribe of Kenya, a tribe known for their remote culture and nomadic way of life. The game reserve is renowned for its rare species of animals unique to the park, namely: the long-necked gerenuk, Grevy's zebra, reticulated giraffe, and Beisa oryx. The elusive Kenya leopard is often known to visit the park, especially in the evenings. You will arrive in time for lunch at your hotel. Afternoon at leisure or you may enjoy a game drive at the reserve.

  • Ovenight in Samburu National Reserve
  • Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner

Breakfast at the hotel. Spend the whole day at Samburu National Reserve with numerous game drives and game viewing. In the afternoon, you may enjoy a visit to the Samburu village (at an extra cost) where you will be able to learn and experience the Maasai culture inform of songs and dances.

  • Overnight in Samburu National Reserve
  • Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

After breakfast, board your safari van and drive to Mount Kenya National Park. Climbing to 5,199 meters, Mount Kenya is the second tallest mountain in Africa. The scenery surrounding this designated World Heritage Site is breath-taking. It is pristine wilderness with lakes, tarns, glaciers, dense forest, mineral springs and a selection of rare and endangered species of animals, high altitude adapted plains game and unique montane and alpine vegetation. Visitors can enjoy mountain climbing, camping and caving with the mountain’s rugged glacier-clad peaks providing the perfect backdrop. Arrive in time for lunch at Serena Mountain Lodge. In the afternoon relax by the balcony of your room and watch animals as they drink from a water hole. Dinner at your hotel.

  • Overnight in Ol Pejeta Conservancy
  • Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

After breakfast, check out of your rooms and transfer to Lake Elementaita arriving in time for check in and lunch. Spend the rest of the afternoon at leisure, dinner at the camp.

  • Overnight in Lake Elementaita
  • Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Breakfast at the camp and depart for Lake Nakuru with picnic lunch boxes for full day game drives. Nakuru National Park, which is about 90 miles northwest of Nairobi, in the Nakuru district of the Rift Valley Province. The ecosystem is comprised of the lake, surrounded by wooded and bushy grasslands. The park supports a wide ecological diversity including flamingos (Greater and Lesser) and other water birds, and the black and white rhinoceros which are the major attractions of the area. Later in the evening, return to your camp for overnight.

  • Lake Nakuru National Park
  • Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

After breakfast, board your safari van and drive further the rift valley to the famous Maasai Mara National Reserve which is regarded as the jewel of Kenya’s wildlife viewing areas. The annual wildebeest’s migration alone involves over 1.5 million animals arriving in July and departing in November. There have been some species of mammals, amphibians, reptiles, and birds species recorded on the reserve. Nowhere in Africa is wildlife more abundant, and it is for this reason a visitor hardly misses to see the big five (buffalo, elephant, leopard, lion, and rhino). Arrive in time for lunch at the lodge. Afternoon at leisure or you may enjoy a game drive at the park.

  • Overnight in Maasai Mara National Reserve
  • Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Breakfast at the lodge. Enjoy a whole day at Maasai Mara National Reserve with numerous game drives of game viewing.

  • Overnight in Maasai Mara National Reserve
  • Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Breakfast at the lodge. Enjoy a whole day at Maasai Mara National Reserve with numerous game drives of game viewing.

  • Overnight in Maasai Mara National Reserve
  • Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

After breakfast, bid Maasai Mara goodbye with a game drive en route as you drive back to Nairobi. Upon arrival, you will be transferred to the Carnivore restaurant for lunch and thereafter transfer to Jomo Kenyatta International Airport for your onward flight back home.

  • Breakfast

Tour Accommodation

What's included

• Meet and greet service at the airport
• Arrival and departure transfers
• 2 nights in Nairobi at the Residences Karen or similar
• 2 nights in Samburu at Elephant Bedroom Camp or similar
• 1 night in Ol Pejeta Conservancy at Serena Sweetwaters Tented Camp or similar
• 2 nights in Lake Elementaita at Elementaita Serena Luxury Camp or similar
• 2 nights in Masai Mara at Entim Mara Camp or similar
• 25 meals: 10 breakfasts, 8 lunches, and 7 dinners
• Game drives
• Park entry fees
• Ground transportation in a 7-seater safari Minivan safari with services of an English-Speaking Professional Driver/Guide
• Complimentary 1 liter bottled water per person per day in the safari vehicle
• Complimentary Flying Doctors*
• All applicable Government taxes

 

*Clients are covered by AMREF Flying Doctor Service Kenya. This coverage is subject to getting client’s travel insurance details (i.e. Name of insurer and insurance policy number) prior to traveling. It covers the client for a period of 30 days for air medical evacuation services. Terms and conditions apply.

Not Included

• Visa fees
• Optional tours
• All drinks, tips, etc.
• Any international departure taxes collected at the airport of departure if applicable

IMPORTANT NOTICE

Useful info about our trips

  • UPGRADED HOTELS AVAILABLE (for an additional fee)

  • All tours and entrance fees are included

  • All taxes are included and NO HIDDEN FEES

  • International Airfare is not included, but we can book it for you at very competitive rates

  • Alterations

    A transfer fee may be assessed for alterations to packages, itineraries/tours and suggested arrival/departure dates

  • Price are based on double occupancy

    Prices are per person and based on double occupancy. All prices are expressed in US dollars. Prices for vacation packages are subject to change without notice.

  • All travel documents are the responsibility of the passenger.

  • Travel insurance is highly recommended.

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