pink flamingooes

flamingoes from the Lake Nakuru National Park

Day 1: Nairobi – Masai Mara

8.30 a.m. Pick up from Airport/Hotel/residence and transfer to office to depart for the Masai Mara Game Reserve, via the view-point of the Great Rift Valley and Narok town for lunch. On arrival proceed for a game drive, tracking various animal species and birds with your driver/guide. Dinner and overnight at the Miti Mingi Eco camp.

Day 2 : Masai Mara

After breakfast proceed on a full day of game viewing within the reserve. The landscape here is scenic savannah grassland on undulating rolling hills scenery. The reserve is the best park for game in Kenya as it has an extensive road track network which allows for close range viewing and photography. Break for your picnic lunch beside a hippo pool, looking out for hippos and crocodile. Your game viewing will end at 5:00 p.m, where you can go back to the camp to relax or have an optional activity of taking a nature walk with the Masai warriors.  Dinner and overnight at the Miti Mingi Eco Camp.

Day 3: Masai Mara- Nakuru

Early morning game drive and after breakfast, depart the Mara region for Nakuru, with lunch en-route. Enjoy scenic views of Mt. Longonot and Lake Naivasha from afar on the main highway. You will arrive in Lake Nakuru in the evening and check-in at the Citymax Hotel. Dinner and overnight will be at the hotel.

Day 4: Lake Nakuru – Lake Naivasha

After your breakfast, your guide will pick you from the hotel and head to the Lake Nakuru National Park for an extensive game drive. This park is a bird lover’s paradise; over 400 species of birds have been recorded here. The pink flamingos paint the lake shores a vivid pink color, contrasting the black and white stripes of the zebras grazing around the lake. Tree climbing lions can be seen on the tree branches, staring at your safari vehicle. The endangered white and black rhinos, antelopes, giraffes and gazelles are also fund here. Later we will exit the park and head to Naivasha with lunch en-route. Arriving in the late afternoon, we will check-in to our hotel. Dinner and overnight will be at the Taphe Guest Resort.

Day 5: Lake Naivasha – Amboseli national park

Early breakfast, then proceed to the Hell’s Gate National Park. This is the only park where you can take a bicycle ride as you see the animals. You can also do rock climbing here and hiking around the Hell’s Gate Gorges. At the end of the game drive, you can cap off your safari experience with a boat ride at the Lake Naivasha as you marvel at the Hippos. Later we will leave Lake Naivasha and head back to Nairobi, with lunch en-route. You will be dropped off at your hotel/residence or the airport.

Day 6: Amboseli full day

A full day of game drives in this park, will showcase the large numbers of wildlife easily found bathing in the swamps found here. Amboseli National park gives a beautiful safari experience and breath-taking scenery as you watch the elephants and buffalos roam at the base of Mt Kilimanjaro. Apart from the elephants; you will also encounter cheetahs, Zebras, hyenas and many others. You will have your picnic lunch in a shade in the park, and then continue with the afternoon game-viewing. When the clouds clear off in the evening, you can see the snow-capped peaks of Mount Kilimanjaro. Later you will head back to the camp for dinner and overnight.

Day 7: Amboseli – Nairobi

Early morning game viewing and then return to the camp for a hot breakfast. Later we will drive back to Nairobi or you can decide to proceed to Mombasa for a beach holiday by road. We will drop you off at Emali to board a bus to Mombasa, or at the airport to get you on a connecting flight to Mombasa.

COST INCLUDES

  • Transport in safari van with hatch roof.
  • Accommodation as per itinerary
  • All meals (B L D)
  • Services of our Professional Guide/Driver
  • All park entrance fees
  • All game drives
  • Statutory taxes

NOT INCLUDED

  • Travel/Personal Insurance
  • Items of personal nature
  • Alcoholic & Soft drinks
  • Tips & porterage
  • Balloon ride
  • Masai village visit
  • Boat ride in Naivasha