Our tour takes you to two of East Africa's most diverse wildlife areas - the Masai Mara and Samburu National Park. With your own private vehicle and guide you will experience the countryside first hand, taking the opportunity to meet the people as you travel via Lake Nakuru and Mount Kenya on the way to Samburu, visit a private chimpanzee sanctuary and end with 4 days in the renowned Masai Mara Game Reserve. Tour extensions include Amboseli and Meru National Parks or Lake Victoria (see below for more details).
Day 1: Naivasha. This afternoon you will be met at the airport or your Nairobi hotel. After a short pre-safari briefing drive to Lake Naivasha with its commanding setting at the foot of the Rift Valley Escarpment. Lake Naivasha is also an important horticultural area of Kenya. Spend the afternoon free at leisure at Loldia House to engage in activities on offer at the lodge. Activities options include: Visits to local flower farms, visits to the local school, bird watching by boat on Lake Naivasha, visits by boat to Crescent Island(entrance fee excluded), Walks within the property guided by resident naturalist, horse riding and exploration of the ranch by vehicle. (115 km, 1.5 hours). Dinner and overnight at Loldia House. Includes: (FB).
Day 2: Naivasha. Set off in the morning after breakfast and drive to Lake Nakuru National Park for a day of game viewing with game drives in the park. Lunch will be picnic style for this excursion(lunch boxes from Loldia). At the end of your excursion leave Lake Nakuru at around 1600 and drive back to Loldia. (135 km/ 1.5 hour.). Dinner and overnight at Loldia House. Includes: (FB).
Day 3: Mount Kenya. After a leisurely breakfast at Loldia, drive to Ol Pajeta Ranch. Lunch at Sweewaters Camp. Afternoon visit to Chimpanzee Sanctuary (3pm viewing). Afterwards leave Sweetwaters and drive to Mount Kenya Safari Club, situated in the shadow of Mt Kenya, Kenya's highest mountain. your stop for tonight. Spend the rest of the evening at leisure at the club. (Loldia to Sweetwaters - 235 km/ 3 hour drive, Sweetwaters to Mount Kenya Safari Club: 25 km/ 30min drive.). Dinner and overnight at Mount Kenya Safari Club. Includes: (FB).
Day 4: Samburu. Leave early (7:30) for Samburu National Reserve. Rugged and remote, this wildlife reserve provides some of the best and most colourful game viewing in the country. Lunch at the camp. Afternoon game drive in Samburu. (139 km, 2 hours). Dinner and overnight at Larsens Tented Camp. Includes: (FB).
Day 5: Samburu. All day spent in the Samburu National Reserve with morning and after noon safari game drives. Dinner and overnight at Larsens Tented Camp. Includes: (FB).
Day 6: Samburu. Second day spent in the Samburu National Reserve with morning and afternoon game drives. Dinner and overnight at Larsens Tented Camp. Includes: (FB).
Day 7: Masai Mara. Transfer to Samburu airstrip for your scheduled flight to Mara (depart 09:15/ arrive 10:15). Your driver guide will bid you goodbye at this point. You will be met on arrival at airstrip in Mara and transferred to Little Governor's Camp. Lunch at the camp. Afternoon game drive. (Transport in Mara may be shared with other guests at the camp.). Dinner and overnight at Little Governor's Camp. Includes: (FB).
Day 8: Masai Mara. Day spent game-viewing in the reserve with morning and afternoon game drives conducted by the camp. Activities on offer include: 3 game drives daily, visits to local Masai Villages (entrance fee to villages is excluded), visits to local schools. Optional and extra: Hot air balloon rides. Dinner and overnight at Little Governor's Camp. Includes: (FB).
Day 9: Masai Mara. Day spent game-viewing in the reserve with morning and afternoon game drives. Dinner and overnight at Little Governor's Camp LDB. Includes: (FB).
Day 10: Nairobi. Flight Masai Mara to Nairobi Wilson (depart 11:00/ arrive 12:15). Met by African Horizons at Wilson airport and transfer to your Nairobi hotel (not included) or Nairobi airport for your onward flight, whichever is applicable.
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