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Classic East Africa Safari Itinerary

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Key Information:
Tour Duration: 9 - 16 day(s)
Group Size: 2 - 16 people
Destination(s): Kenya  
Specialty Categories: Wildlife Viewing  
Season: January - December
Airfare Included: No
Tour Customizable: No
Minimum Per Person Price: 240 US Dollar (USD)
Maximum Per Person Price: 688 US Dollar (USD)

The landscape includes areas of marsh and grasslands alternating with rocky cliffs and outcrops, stretches of acacia woodland and rocky hillsides covered with a Euphorbia forest on the eastern perimeter.
The lake catchment is bounded by Menengai crater to the north, the Bahati hills to the north east, the lion hill ranges to the east, eburu crater to the south and the manu escarpment to the west. Three major rivers, the njoro, makalia and enderit drain into the lake, together with treated water from the town’s sewage works and the outflow from several springs along the shore.

Itinerary:
Day 1: Lake Nakuru. On arrival at Jomo Kenyatta International Airport, meet and assist at Airport. Tour briefing and later drive to Lake Nakuru National park via Lake Naivasha Sopa Lodge for lunch. Lake Nakuru National Park famous as the home to thousands of lesser and greater flamingo. This park also provides sanctuary for Rothschild giraffe, rhino and leopard. Arrive with an afternoon game drive in the park. Dinner And Overnight At Sarova Lion Hill Game Lodge.

Day 2: Lake Nakuru. Morning and afternoon game drive at Lake Nakuru National park. Special feature: Lake Nakuru National park is famed for the high population of both lesser and greater flamingoes, for its White Rhino sanctuary and its population of the endangered Rothschild giraffes. Bush Lunches in the National Park can be arranged for groups.

Day 3: Baringo. Morning breakfast and drive to Lake Baringo. Visit the Snake Park and later lunch at Lake Baringo Country club. Boat ride and later visit Lake Bogoria Geyser and hot spring site. Later in the evening, drive back to Lake Nakuru national park. FB.

Day 4: Masai Mara. Breakfast then at 0830 hrs leave for Lake Nakuru National park with a game drive on the way where you will arrive at Sarova Lion Hill Lodge in time for lunch. At 1530 hrs continue with afternoon game drive. This is a chance to visit a unique sanctuary catering for a sizeable number of the endangered Rhino and the Baringo giraffe. The park is also home to waterbuck impala zebras buffalo lions and leopard. Also to be seen is a myriad different variety of bird life in and around the lake. Flamingoes are also plenty making pinkish color on the lake. All meals and overnight at Lion Hill lodge FB.

Day 5: Masai Mara. Morning and afternoon game drive in the reserve with spectacular sceneries and diverse wildlife.

Day 6: Masai Mara Flight to Nairobi the connect to Arusha Kilimanjaro.
Breakfast and game drive will be provided enroute to Musiara Airstrip for your flight Nairobi. Then connect to Arusha through Kilimanjaro International Airport. Upon arrival in Arusha, you will be met and transferred to your accommodations at Arusha Coffee Lodge. Coffee Lodge nestled between Kilimanjaro and Mount Meru, between the cities of Arusha and Moshi, is located about 3 kms from Arusha City centre.

Day 7: Lake Manyara National Park. After breakfast begins the drive to Lake Manyara National Park, centrally located between Lake Manyara and the Ngorongoro Conservation Area. En route you will pass through Lake Manyara National Park which is located at the foot of the Great Rift Valley’s eastern wall. Baobab trees grow throughout the park and during the drive you might see baobab trees hosting parties of monkeys while elephants watch from below in the shade. Hippos wallow in the rainwater pools near the lake and lions lounge in the branches of flat-topped acacia trees.

Day 8: Gibb’s to Ngorongoro Crater Tour. The Ngorongoro Conservation Area in northern Tanzania boasts a blend of landscapes, wildlife, people, and archaeology that is unsurpassed in Africa. The volcanoes, grasslands, waterfalls, and mountain forests are home to an abundance of animals as well as the Maasai. After breakfast this morning, descend into the crater for an in-depth exploration of this distinctive eco-system.

Day 9: Gibb`s Farm to Arusha. This day you will have a late breakfast or, decide to do a short garden walk in Morning then come back for breakfast and have an easy day waiting for your early Lunch before driving to Arusha, shopping on the way proceed to Kilimanjaro International Airport for your flight back at home.

Notes:
Airfare is not included in the tour price.

Price Includes:
- Accommodation based on three meals a day
- 4X4 Toyota Land Cruiser for Safari with professional safari guide
- All entries and national park fees.

About This Supplier
Location: Tanzania
Joined InfoHub: Jul 2010

Our company was found in 2003 by a young professional Safari guide, Anicet Philip. He set up a professional Company with the intention of improving the quality of tour operations in Tanzania and the whole of East Africa Region. During the recent years we have developed ourselves rapidly and have grown into a promising...

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