Overview

Tourists flock to the Old City, some on religious pilgrimage, others simply wanting to experience the sacred atmosphere inside its towering walls and among its enchanting alleyways. Each of its four quarters is crowded with places of worship and sites that are holy to different faiths, for whom it is the center of the world. Experience an intense and unforgettable religious experience here or observe the religious rituals of others. Residents from diverse cultures manage stalls and stores throughout the richly scented and colorful markets. Visitors from all over the world come to taste exotic Middle Eastern foods and spices, pick out ethnic clothes and gifts and haggle for the best bargains.

What’s included

• Meet and greet service at the airport
• Arrival and departure transfers
• 1 night in Nairobi at Eka Hotel or similar
• 2 nights in Samburu at Samburu Intrepids or similar
• 2 nights in Lake Naivasha at Lake Naivasha Sopa Resort or similar
• 1 night in Mount Kenya at Serena Mountain Lodge or similar
• 2 nights in Masai Mara at Mara Sarova or similar
• 19 meals: 7 breakfasts, 6 lunches, and 6 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

Details

Duration: 8 days & 7 nights

Travel Style: Guaranteed Departures

Minimum Passengers: 2
Based on double occupancy

Type of Service: Shared
Small group experience | All travellers under age 18 must be accompanied by an adult.

Full itinerary
Please Note

While it is our intention to adhere to the route described, there is a certain amount of flexibility built into the itinerary and on occasion it may be necessary, or desirable, to make alterations. On Day 1 of the tour you will be advised of any amendments.

Accommodations

Below is an example of the hotel we may use in this city. For the actual hotel your specific departure will be using, please check your voucher.

DAY 1 | (ARRIVAL) Nairobi

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

| Overnight in Nairobi
DAY 2 | Samburu National Reserve

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.

| Overnight in Samburu National Reserve
|  Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
DAY 3 | Samburu National Reserve

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, Dinner
DAY 4 | Mount Kenya National Park

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 waterhole. Enjoy dinner at your lodge.

| Overnight in  Mount Kenya National Park
|  Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
DAY 5 | Lake Nakuru National Park

After breakfast, check out of your rooms and transfer to Lake 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. Arrive in time for lunch at your hotel. In the afternoon, head to a game drive at the park.

| Overnight in  Lake Nakuru National Park
|  Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
DAY 6 | Maasai Mara National Reserve

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, Dinner
DAY 7 | Maasai Mara National Reserve

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, Dinner
DAY 9 | (DEPART)

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 Jomo Kenyatta International Airport for your onward flight.

 
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Departures
Hotels
Eka Hotel Nairobi

Located in Nairobi, 3.1 mi from Kenyatta International Conference Center, Eka Hotel Nairobi offers amenities including an outdoor swimming pool and a fitness center. The property is 4.3 mi from Nairobi National Museum. The property provides pool views, a terrace and a 24-hour front desk.

The rooms in the hotel are equipped with a flat-screen TV with satellite channels. Every room has a private bathroom with a shower. Guest rooms feature a desk.

Eka Hotel Nairobi offers a continental or buffet breakfast. There is an on-site restaurant, which serves local and African cuisine and also offers vegetarian options.

Samburu Intrepids

Samburu Intrepids is situated on the banks of the Uaso Nyiro River in the arid heart of Samburu National Reserve. Samburu Intrepids looks out over riverbanks where herds of elephant, buffalo and zebra come daily to drink – together with the rarer ‘northern species’ of reticulated giraffe, Beisa oryx and long-necked gerenuk antelope.

Samburu Intrepids is renowned as a pioneer of luxury camping in one of the world’s last truly great wilderness areas and guests can view this dramatic wilderness from many fascinating perspectives.

Lake Naivasha Sopa Resort

With Sopa’s traditional and conscientious care for the environment, we carefully positioned all the buildings on our property so we did not have to fell any of the many trees there. As a result of this, we had to come up with a radically innovative and artistic design for the main public area building which now snakes its way between the trees with long and graceful curves.

It is also why you might well ask just why our two swimming pools with a children’s section and a pool complex with its bar, snack kitchen, pizzeria and health spa; our tennis court; our two conference halls with their four differently sized meeting areas, and our stables are so widely set apart.

Serena Mountain Lodge

Located in Kabaru in the Nyeri region, Serena Mountain Lodge has accommodations with free WiFi.

A Full English/Irish or kosher breakfast is served at the property.

Guests can relax in the garden at the property.

Mara Sarova

Sarova Mara Game Camp is nestled within in the heart of the Maasai Mara Game Reserve, surrounded by 2 streams the camp also features a exotic trees, a large fish pond and an Maasai village adjoining the camp.

Accommodations ranges with a variety of tents. There is a main restaurant, bar and many bush dining options. The free form swimming pool has its own pool bar and the property has their own fleet of safari vehicles and guides.

At Sarova Mara Game Camp you will find barbecue facilities. Other facilities offered at the property include entertainment staff and a tour desk. The entire camp is surrounded by a 24-hour electric fence.

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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