Title: Nairobi . Amboseli . Mount Kenya . Lake Nakauru . Masai Mara . Serengeti . Ngorongoro Crater ‘ Amboseli . Nairobi
14 days/13 nights
Day 1: Arrival Nairobi & overnight at Crowne Plaza Hotel, Nairobi
Arrival into Nairobi’s Jomo Kenyatta Airport. After clearing customs and immigration formalities, you are met by our representative and transferred to the Crowne Plaza Hotel, Nairobi for check in.
Overnight at the crowne Plaza Hotel, Nairobi. Bed & Breakfast.
Day 2: Drive Nairobi to the Mount Kenya National Park
Breakfast. Soon thereafter, you meet our Manager; who will brief you about your upcoming safari holiday. Then you are picked up by your courteous & professional safari driver/guide for the drive to the Mount Kenya National Park due north, via Kenya’s fertile farmlands.
On arrival check in at the Serena Mountain Lodge and have lunch. The Serena Mountain Lodge (it is a ‘tree lodge’ style) is built inside the Mount Kenya National Park’s tropical rain forest. Enjoy game viewing from your room balcony; as the wildlife visit the floodlit salt lick. Dinner and overnight game viewing at the Serena Mountain Lodge. Full board.
Day 3: Drive Mount Kenya to the Lake Nakuru National Park
Breakfast. Morning drive to Lake Nakuru National Park. You will pass through the dramatic landscapes of the Eastern Rift Valley system as it passes through Kenya. The Rift runs from Syria in the Middle East to Mozambique in Southern Africa. Lake Nakuru National Park is situated at the Rift Valley Floor.
Check in and have lunch at the Lake Nakuru Sopa Lodge. Later, take the afternoon game viewing drive at the Park; you could see flamingos, rhinos, pelicans, buffalos; a huge population of other bird species; and views of the surrounding hills and landscape.The Lake Nakuru Sopa Lodge is a mid range property situated right inside the boundaries of Lake Nakuru National Park. Full board.
Day 4: Spent at the Lake Nakuru National Park
Spend full day to relax and enjoy what the Lake Nakuru National Park has to offer in terms of spectacular game viewing experiences during your morning and afternoon Game Drives. Overnight at the Lake Nakuru Sopa Lodge. Full board.
Day 5: Drive from Lake Nakuru to the Masai Mara Game Reserve
Breakfast. Morning pick up for the drive to the Masai Mara Game Reserve; passing through breathtaking scenery. Arrival for late lunch at the Masai Mara Sopa Lodge. Later enjoy late afternoon game viewing drive at the Reserve. The Masai Mara Game Reserve is the best wildlife sanctuary in Kenya.
The Masai Mara Sopa Lodge is situated on the Eastern heartland of the Masai Mara Game Reserve; in an area hosting plenty of wildlife.
Dinner and overnight at the Masai Mara Sopa Lodge. Full board
Days 6 & 7 : Are Spent at the Masai Mara Game Reserve; game viewing
Spend time in the Masai Mara Game Reserve to enjoy the wildlife drama that abounds here; with elephants, lions, cheetahs, hyenas, Masai giraffe, secretary bird, ostrich and The Kori bastard, etc in plenty here.
You may undertake an optional (not included) hot air balloon ride over the Mara Plains on one of the mornings or visit a Masai Village (not included). We can undertake some off road driving here to get close to the wildlife. Overnights at the Masai Mara Sopa Lodge. Full board.
Day 8: Drive Masai Mara to Serengeti National Park for game viewing & Overnight
Breakfast. Early morning pick up for the drive to the Serengeti National Park; with your packed lunches via the Isebania/Sirare border points.
You arrive in the northern part of the Serengeti National Park in the late afternoon and check in at the Serengeti Ikoma Permanent Tented Camp. Dinner and overnight at the Serengeti Ikoma Permanent Tented Camp. Full board.
Day 9: Is Spent at the Serengeti National Park; game viewing
Spend this one full day at the Serengeti National Park to enjoy what the Serengeti has to offer in terms of spectacular game viewing experiences at this world famous National Park.
The annual wildebeest migration could be gracing the Serengeti at that time of your visit; early morning and late afternoon game viewing drives. You will also undertake a night game viewing drive to view those wildlife species not visible during the day.
Overnight at the Serengeti Ikoma Permanent Tented Camp. Full board.
Day 10: Drive Serengeti to the Ngorongoro Crater
Breakfast. Morning pick up for the drive to the Ngorongoro Conservancy. Drive onto the Ngorongoro Crater Rim and onto the Ngorongoro Rhino Lodge and check in. Lunch at the Lodge.
Later take the descent into the breathtaking Ngorongoro Crater Floor for a unique game viewing experience in this marvel of nature. Dinner and overnight at the Ngorongoro Rhino Lodge. Full board.
Day 11: Is Spent at the Ngorongoro Crater
Spend most of this day game viewing at the Ngorongoro Crater Floor. Later, return to the Ngorongoro Crater Rim and overnight at the Ngorongoro Rhino Lodge. Full board.
Day 12: Drive Ngorongoro Crater to the Amboseli National Park
Breakfast. Morning pick up for the drive to the Amboseli National Park via the Namanga border point and change into your Kenyan vehicle with your packed lunches.
Enjoy the afternoon game drive at the Amboseli National Park. Later, proceed to the Amboseli Sopa Lodge to arrive in the late afternoon. Dinner and overnight at the Amboseli Sopa Lodge. Full board.
Day 13: Is spent at the Amboseli National Park
Breakfast. Enjoy a morning and afternoon game viewing drives at the Amboseli National Park to enjoy the wild scenarios playing out here.
You have breathtaking views of Mount Kilimanjaro; the highest mountain in Africa @ 5895 metres above sea level, a huge elephant population and spectacular birdlife. Overnight at the Amboseli Sopa Lodge. Full board.
Day 14: Drive Amboseli to Nairobi City & Depart
Breakfast. Enjoy the final game viewing drive at the Amboseli National Park with your packed lunches.
Later, embark on the afternoon drive to Nairobi to arrive in the evening.
You are transferred to the Carnivore Restaurant for dinner before the transfer to the Jomo Kenyatta International Airport for your international flight. Breakfast, lunch and dinner
Cost of the holiday based on per person sharing in a twin/double in USD$ is:
|No of clients||Peak season||High season||Low season||Single room supplement|
|Amboseli Serena Lodge/ The Great Rift Valley Lodge/ Masai Mara Serena Lodge||2||6579||6349||6099||–||–||–|
Safari Cosst (based on 2 travelers sharing double room)
Note: Prices available for single travelers and discount for 4 or more
- Peak season runs from 2nd January to 28th February 2017 & 1st July to 31st October
- High season runs from 1st March to 31st March 2017 & 1st November to 20th December
- Low season runs from 1st April to 31st June
- During the Easter weekend Peak season rates apply.
- Arrival and departure transfers in Nairobi & Arusha.
- Bed and breakfast at the Crowne Plaza Hotel, Nairobi on Day 1.
- Full board on safari in Kenya and Tanzania( includes breakfast, lunch & dinner).
- Accommodations on safari in Kenya & Tanzania using the
medium range accommodations; mainly Safari Lodges and
Ikoma Permanent Tented Camp at the Serengeti National Park.
- All entrance fees for the mentioned National Parks, The Ngorongoro Crater
& the Masai Mara Game Reserve.
- Game viewing drives and travel in a custom built minivan on safari in Kenya.
- Game viewing drives and driving about in a 4 X 4 Jeep on Safari in Tanzania.
- All the mentioned packed lunches on safari.
- Services of courteous, well trained and professional driver/guides
on safari in Kenya & Tanzania.
- All mentioned game viewing activities
- Bottled water during the time in our safari vehicles on safari.
- Rescue to a Private Hospital ( if need be in emergency).
- Night Game Viewing drive at the Serengeti on Day 9.
- Extra lunch at the Amboseli Sopa Lodge on Day 14.
- Dinner at Carnivore Restaurant on Day 14.
- International Flights
- Travel Insurance – recommended
- Personal Expenses and meals not mentioned
- Tips for Driver/Guide etc
- Items not mentioned as included