Nairobi, Kenya Heritage, Mount Kenya, Lake Nakuru, Maasai Mara
12 Days 11 Nights
Price: USD 1,800 / DKK 12,269
Day 1 – 3: Nairobi
On arrival to Nairobi you will be transfered to your hotel in the city center. During the next couple of days you will have time for the excursions tour to the Karen Blixen Museum, Giraffe Center, David Sheldrick Orphanage and a guided city tour to the important monuments. The last evening you will enjoy a barbecue dinner at Carnivore Restaurant.
Day 3 - 4: Nairobi - Masai Mara
After breakfast pick up from your hotel where you will start your safari at Maasai Mara. You will drive southward to the viewpoint of The Great Rift Valley where we stop for a while for taking photos at the escapment and then continue to The Little Italian Church which is just nearby; have the history of the place and then proceed to Narok, a small Maasai town well known for the most beautiful curios ever. Proceed to Maasai Mara for lunch at Camp/Lodge followed by afternoon game drive viewing to see the many animals that inhabit this unique park. Dinner and overnight at Camp/Lodge.
Day 5: Masai Mara
A full day in this photogenic park with morning and afternoon game drives. Meals and overnight at the Camp/Lodge.
Amboseli National park is one of the most popular wildlife sanctuaries in Kenya. It is situated close to Kenya Tanzania border. The Park lies at the foot of Mount Kilimanjaro, the highest mountain in Africa (5,896 meters) whose snow-capped summit presents a splendid view on clear days. Amboseli National Park is often referred to as “The home of Elephants" some of the largest Elephant herds are found here. The Game Park also contains vast groups of Zebras, Wildebeests, Giraffes, Buffalos, Hippos and Antelopes. Also to be found in Amboseli are Lions, Leopards, Cheetahs, Rhinos and many species of plain game.
Day 6: Masai Mara
Breakfast and then depart for another full game drive which will provide you another opportunity to view the "Big Five" Lion, Elephant, Rhino, Buffalo and Leopard. We will continue with game drive for a tour to the famous Mara River where the biggest migration of animals in the world takes place. Lunch at the picnic sites near the river as we enjoy the beautiful park.
Day 6 - 7: Masai Mara - Lake Nakuru
Depart Maasai Mara after an early breakfast proceed to Lake Nakuru National Park. Check in to the hotel to relax, lunch and later drive for the afternoon game drive. Besides the Flamingos that the lake is famous for, there are approx 450 other species of birds visiting the lake. Also, many species of game can be found in the park including the introduced Rothschild's Giraffe, Black and White Rhino, Waterbuck, Reedbuck, Lion, Buffalo, Leopard, Baboon and many species of plains game. Dinner and overnight at Camp/Lodge.
Day 7 - 9: Lake Nakuru - Mount Kenya
After breakfast depart to Mount Kenya via Thompson Falls, which are named after Joseph Thompson, one of the European explorers who walked from Mombasa to Lake Victoria in the 1880's. After lunch visit the Mau Mau Caves where our freedom fighters used to hide from the colonial forces during the struggle for independence. On 2nd day we will go on a guided full day walk to enjoy the beautiful nature. A picnic lunch is included. All meals and overnight at Camp/Lodge.
Day 9 - 11: Mount Kenya - Kenya Heritage
After breakfast we depart to the village of Mathioya. The next 3 days are dedicated to stay at the "The Mount Kenya Heritage Center" where you can explore the daily life in a traditional Kenyan village. There will plenty of time to experience traditional African Culture and explore the beautiful surronding nature. For more details read the information on Cultural safari.
Day 12: Kenya Heritage – Nairobi
After breakfast or lunch depart to Nairobi for drop off at the airport for your flight either to Mombasa or back home.
Safari price includes:
- Transport on custom made 7 seater tour van ideal for game viewing and photography
- Full board accommodation whilst on safari
- Accommodation in double room
- All park entrance fees to include government taxes
- Service of an English speaking professional driver/guide
- All game drives as detailed in the itinerary
- Complimentary return airport transfers
- Bottled water whilst on safari
- Start and end in Nairobi.
- Personalized service
Safari price excludes:
- International flights
- Items of a personal nature
- Any other extras not detailed in itinerary
Updated at: 2016-09-05