14 Days Kenya Safarioffered by supplier M15173 (read about supplier)
Tour Duration: 14 day(s)
Group Size: 2 - 18 people
Specialty Categories: Wildlife Viewing
Season: January - December
Airfare Included: No
Tour Customizable: Yes
Minimum Per Person Price: 2240 US Dollar (USD)
Maximum Per Person Price: 4900 US Dollar (USD)
Day 1: Nairobi to Sweet Waters. Depart from Nairobi after breakfast for The Ol Pajeta Conservancy. It is one of the only four private Game reserves in Kenya and provides visitors with a unique combination of facilities and activities. Here you can enjoy special activities not permitted in the Kenyan National parks and Reserves such as escorted game walks, horse-back rides. You will also be able to see the chimpanzees. Dinner and Overnight at the sweet waters tented camp.
Day 2: Sweetwaters to Samburu. Have breakfast, drive to Samburu National Reserve, arrive in time for lunch at the Samburu lodge. After lunch take a game drive in the park. In this reserve you have chance to spot the elephant, lion, buffalo, the rare desert species of Beisa Oryx, reticulated giraffe and Grevy's zebra. Dinner served at the Samburu lodge.
Day 3: Samburu Reserve. On this day you do your game in the Shaba game reserve which features rocky battlements, dry river beds, extensive thorn shrub and the backdrop of the distant hills of the Northern Frontier District. As for wildlife, the area provides one of the few sanctuaries in Kenya for the endangered Grevy's zebra, the rare Beisa Oryx and the blue-shanked Somali ostrich, whilst large herds of elephant roam the hills. A visit to the Samburu village will be ideal. All meals at the Samburu lodge.
Day 4: Samburu To mt Kenya. After breakfast drive to mt Kenya to arrive in time for lunch at the Serena mountain lodge. In the afternoon take a guided forest walk. Meals and overnight at the mountain lodge.
Day 5: mt Kenya to Nakuru. After breakfast drive to Nakuru to arrive in time for lunch at the Sarova Lion Hill lodge. After lunch go out game viewing the myriads of flamingoes and perhaps the rhinos grazing on the lake shore. Lake Nakuru is rhino sanctuary and you can also see other species like the zebras, buffaloes and the elephants. Dinner and over night at the lion hill lodge.
Day 6: Nakuru to Masai Mara. Drive to the Masai Mara National Reserve after your breakfast to arrive in time for lunch at the Mara Serena lodge. After lunch, either relax, take a guided nature walk, or take a game-drive in this world-famous reserve. Offering an abundance of herbivores, the Mara makes the ideal hunting ground for Kenya's famous ‘big cats' and hosts her largest population of lions. It also offers the best chance of spotting a leopard in the wild. Other predators include cheetah and spotted hyena. All meals at the Mara Serena lodge.
Days 7-8: Masai Mara National Reserve. Take Morning and afternoon game drives or take guided nature walks. Historically teaming with wildlife, the Mara is famous for the large herds of elephant and buffalo that meander its plains; also for the fat pods of hippo that wallow in its mud-brown rivers. Other stars include the distinctive Masai giraffe, plum-coloured topi, Coke's hartebeest, Grant's and Thomson's gazelle, zebra, impala, Kirk's dik-dik, bushbuck, waterbuck and red duiker. The Reserve also boasts plentiful Nile crocodile, monitor lizard, baboon, vervet, blue and red-tailed monkeys, nocturnal bush babies, and tree hyrax. There are over 550 resident and migratory species of birds. Meals at the Mara Serena lodge.
Day 9: Masai Mara to Naivasha. After your breakfast drive to Naivasha to arrive in time at the Naivasha Sopa lodge. Afternoon boatride to the crescent island. This is a Submerged rim of an emerged volcanic crater forming a bay which is the deepest point of the lake, the Crescent Island is a preserved sanctuary of wildlife where you will wander among tiny herds of mammals. A peaceful experience… Giraffe, antelope, gazelle, eland, zebra and lot of birds. All meal and overnight at the Naivasha sopa lodge.
Day 10: Naivasha to Amboseli. Drive to Amboseli after breakfast. Arrive in time for lunch at the Amboseli Serena lodge, after lunch enjoy a game drive in Amboseli with the chance of spotting large herds of elephant and plentiful plains game against the backdrop of Mount Kilimanjaro. As the sun sets, enjoy exclusive sundowners overlooking Mount Kilimanjaro, followed by dinner at the Amboseli Serena lodge.
Day 11: Amboseli National Park. Take a morning game-drive in the park, which is Reserve featuring the dried-out lakebed of prehistoric Lake Amboseli, rolling savannah and lush green swamps. The plains offer numerous antelopes, spotted hyenas, jackals, warthogs, olive baboons, vervet monkeys and the chance of spotting a lion, leopard or cheetah. Observation Hill, a conical peak, which is easily climbed, offers stunning views of Mount Kilimanjaro. After lunch take another game-drive or a guided nature walk. You may also wish to visit an authentic Maasai village with displays of dance, song and cultural pursuits. Dinner served at the Amboseli Serena lodge.
Day 12: Amboseli to Tsavo West. Take an early breakfast then proceed to Tsavo west to arrive for your lunch at the Kilnguni lodge. Chief among Tsavo West National Park's attraction is the marvel of Mzima Springs, replenished with two hundred and twenty million liters of crystal-clear water every day, from the underground streams stemming from the lava massif known as the Chyulu Hills, 40-50 kilometers away. Meals and overnight at the Kilanguni lodge.
Day 13: Tsavo West to Tsavo East. After your breakfast proceed to Tsavo East national park. The sight of dust-red elephant wallowing, rolling and spraying each other with the midnight blue waters of palm-shaded Galana River is one of the most evocative images of Africa that you will experience in Tsavo east. The beautiful Aruba dam located on the north bank of the seasonal Voi River, is visited by thousands of animals and a great game viewing destination. In addition The longest lava flow in the world- at 300 kilometers in length, the heat shimmering edge of yatta plateau is the longest lava flow in the world and an ornithological paradise that attract migrating birds from all over the world. All meals and overnight at the Aruba Ashnil camp.
Day 14: Tsavo East to Nairobi. After breakfast leave the park with game viewing and drive back to Nairobi, drop off at the airport or your Nairobi hotel.
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This is a well established Kenyan owned tour Destination Management Company, operated by experienced tour professionals who know and love this part of Africa. For over ten years M15173 has planned and organized the east Africa tours for individual travelers and group with a style and competence borne of many years of...