An African safari is an extraordinary thing, especially in Africa’s leading safari destination, Kenya. From the elephants in Amboseli National Park, to witness the mountain Bongo in Aberdares, this is indeed a magical Kenya safari. Discover the Samburu special five, encounter the endangered Black & white Rhinos in Lake Nakuru. This Kenya safari also takes you on nature at the Hell’s Gate National Park. The climax of your safari is the Masai Mara National Park, home of the big five and big cats.
We can help select your international flights, but you’ll have to book them yourself
Fly to/from Jomo Kenyatta Airport in Nairobi
A transfer from and back to the airport is included
Additional accommodation before and at the end of the tour can be arranged for an extra cost
Day 1: Nairobi -Amboseli National Park
Your guide will pick you from your hotel in Nairobi, offer a safari briefing, and then start your journey to Amboseli.
You will arrive in Amboseli in time for lunch. After your lunch and an hour of relaxing at the lodge, you will head out for your first safari at Amboseli National Park. Amboseli is one of the best places in Africa to see the elephants and more of the African big five animals. You will continue with the game drive till evening and later return to AA Lodge, for dinner and overnight.
Day 2: A Full Day exploring Amboseli National Park
After your breakfast, we leave with picnic lunches and head out to the park once again. Amboseli National Park is home of the African elephant. One of the best places to see magical views of the highest mountain in Africa, Kilimanjaro. This wildlife park offers a photographer’s dream shot of a herd of elephants grazing with the background of the snow-capped mountain in the background. The observation hill offers an overall view of the park, especially the animals in the swamps. In the evening, we will head back to our AA Lodge for a delicious dinner and overnight.
Day 3: Amboseli National Park – Aberdare National Park
We have an early morning breakfast, and the last game drive in Amboseli, hopefully, a last glance of the stunning views of Mount Kilimanjaro as we exit the park. Later you will drive to Aberdare National Park, with a lunch stop-over at a hotel in Thika. We will arrive at the Treetops lodge in the afternoon, where we can relax and enjoy the magical views of the park from our hotel balcony. Dinner and overnight will be at the Treetops Lodge.
Day 4: Aberdare National Park – Samburu National Reserve
After breakfast at the lodge and head off to the Aberdare National Park for a game drive as you head to Samburu. Aberdare National Park is characterized by picturesque forested ravines. The wildlife that is found here includes black rhinos, leopards, spotted hyenas, olive baboons, black and white colobus monkeys, rare sightings of the bongo, golden cat, giant forest hog, African wildcat, and more.
Later we shall exit the park and head to Samburu National Reserve, arriving in the evening, at the Samburu Game Lodge for dinner and overnight.
Day 5: Full Day at the Samburu National Reserve
The day is spent exploring the game reserve. Samburu National Reserve is rich in wildlife with fame for abundance in rare northern specialist species such as the Grevy Zebra, Somali Ostrich, Reticulated Giraffe, Gerenuk, and the Beisa Oryx, also referred as Samburu Special five. The reserve is also popular with a minimum of 900 elephants. Large predators such as the Lion, Leopard, and Cheetah are important attractions (Kamunyak the Miracle Lioness that adapted the baby Oryx is a resident in the reserve). Wild dog sightings are also a common attraction to this unique protected area. Birdlife is abundant with over 450 species recorded. Birds of the arid northern bush country are augmented by a number of riverine forest species. Lesser Kestrel and the Taita Falcon are species of global conservation concern and they both utilize the reserve.
Day 6: Samburu National Reserve – Lake Nakuru National Park
Breakfast at the lodge and one last game drive at the Samburu National park as we head to Lake Nakuru. The journey to Lake Nakuru is scenic and enriching. We have a stop-over at the stunning Thompson falls in Nyahururu. We proceed to Lake Nakuru National Park, a bird paradise. It is one of the greatest parks in Kenya. The pink flamingoes cover the shores, though their numbers have decreased due to the increased water levels. There is more wildlife found here, like the tree-climbing lions, buffaloes, waterbucks, zebras, giraffes, and more. The birdlife includes kingfishers, storks, pelicans, ostriches, cormorants, eagles, and more. The wildlife here is surrounded by an acacia forest, euphorbia trees, wooded hills, waterfalls, and the beautiful lake, one of the Great Rift Valley lakes. The afternoon is spent at leisure or with a short game drive depending on the time you arrive. Dinner and overnight will be at the Lake Nakuru Lodge.
Day 7: Lake Nakuru National Park- Lake Naivasha (Hell’s Gate National Park)
You will have a last game drive at the Lake Nakuru National Park. The wildlife viewing here is spectacular. You shall have really close encounters with the wildlife here. Lake Nakuru is a sanctuary for some of the endangered wildlife like the rare Rothschild’s giraffe, the white rhinos, and more. They can all be seen along the lakeshore. Later we will exit the park and proceed to Lake Naivasha. The afternoon is spent at leisure at the Sawela lodge or doing optional activities.
Day 8: Lake Naivasha (Hell’s Gate National Park) – Maasai Mara National Park
You shall have an early bird morning and head out for a safari at the Hell’s Gate National Park. Enjoy the spectacular landscape as the sun rises. Hearing the melodious bird songs at the park and the animals as they graze and hunt at the early morning hour. See the dramatic landscape of the Great Rift valley escarpment as you head out to Maasai Mara. Traveling on the floor of the beautiful and scenic Great Rift Valley landscape, you will arrive at the Maasai Mara National Park for an afternoon game drive. This one of Kenya’s popular parks, with a high concentration of wildlife and home to the big five and big cats in Africa. Dinner and overnight shall be at the AA Lodge.
Day 9: Full day at the Maasai Mara
A Kenya safari in Masai Mara will typically have a full day of wildlife viewing. After breakfast, you will proceed on a full day of game viewing extravaganza within the reserve. This reserve offers a varied wildlife experience, from the large numbers of wildlife to the scenic and stunning savannah Maasai plains, to the Maasai culture experience. Traversing the plains on the Masai Mara tour for a full-day game drive, you will see the big five, the pride of lions, elephant herds, the rhinoceros, the giraffes and so much more. In this reserve, you are assured of real close encounters with the wildlife. Depending on your timing, you may also witness the wildebeest migration at the Mara River to look for greener pastures in Maasai Mara. You will have your picnic lunch in the park and continue with your game viewing with more of the big five and the lesser-known game encounters till sunset. You have an optional activity of visiting a Masai Village at an extra cost of 10 $ per person.
Rates Per Person
Jan 1, 2020 – Dec 31, 2020
Jan 1, 2021 – Dec 31, 2021
Jan 1, 2022 – Dec 31, 2022
Jan 1, 2023 – Dec 31, 2023
N/B: The rates do not include the Easter, Christmas, and new year supplements
Price for children below 3 years is free
Price for children between 3-12 years shall be 50% of adult rate
Price for children between 13 -17 years shall be discounted $50