7 DAYS MPATA DELUXE SAFARI

DAY 1: ARRIVAL – AMBOSELI NATIONAL PARK

Upon arrival, transferred to Amboseli National Park after a short pre-safari briefing from our English Speaking Assistant. Dinner and Overnight: Oltukai Lodge (www.oltukailodge.com)  or similar D B. Distance: Approx.265kms.

DAY 2: AMBOSELI NATIONAL PARK

Both morning and afternoon game drives are included in the background of majestic Mt. Kilimanjaro. Dinner and Overnight: Oltukai Lodge or similar B L D

DAY 3: LAKE NAKURU NATIONAL PARK

Drive back to Nairobi and enjoy your Chinese lunch and proceed on to the famous L. Nakuru, home to millions of flamingoes and sanctuary for black and white Rhinos. You will do an afternoon game drive before checking into your lodge late evening. Dinner and Overnight: Lake Nakuru lodge (www.lakenakurulodge.org). Distance: Approx. 440 kms. B L D

DAY 4: FLY TO MPATA CLUB – MASAI MARA (1600HRS )

Early morning game drive with sunrise views along the alkaline lake before returning for breakfast and departure. Drive back to Lake Naivasha for 1 ½ hours boat ride and a short walk on the CRESCENT ISLAND(plenty of Giraffes, waterbucks, antelopes that were used in the movie “OUT OF AFRICA” by Robert Redford and Merryl Stripe, part of the movie was filmed in this Crescent Island).  You return to Nairobi for lunch before being transferred to Wilson Airport for Masai Mara, PM flight at 1600hrs. You will be met by Mpata driver guide and proceed on for an evening game drive returning to your lodge after sunset!

Distance – Nakuru – Nairobi Approx. 165 kms, Flying to Mara: Approx. 45 minutes

Dinner and overnight: Mpata Safari Club (www.mpata.com)   B L D

DAY 5: MASAI MARA (MPATA CLUB)

Full day game drive or morning and afternoon game drives with a visit to the Mara River to view crocodiles and plenty of Hippos. If lucky watch the wildebeest as they cross the river and the BIG FIVE (Elephants, Rhino, Buffalo, Lion and Leopard). Dinner and Overnight: Mpata Safari Club. B  L D

DAY 6: MASAI MARA (MPATA CLUB)

Both morning and afternoon game drives are included with plenty of opportunities to see the Big game of Masai Mara. Dinner and Overnight: Mpata Safari Club. B L D

DAY 7: NAIROBI -DEPARTURE (AM FLIGHT)

You will be transferred to Kichwa Tembo Airstrip to catch your AM flight back to Nairobi at 1100hrs ex Masai Mara. You will be met by our English speaking assistant and visit Giraffe Center before going for your FAREWELL lunch at Carnivore Restaurant. After lunch, you will be transferred to Jomo Kenyatta International Airport for your outbound flight home. B L

Flying Time: Approx. 45 minutes

COST PER PERSON SHARING- Minimum 2 pax

CONTACT US FOR COST

NOTES

  • We have many more hosts of Kenya programs that are available upon request.
  • In almost all segments of these tours, we can also arrange for flying packages upon request.  In Kenya normally flying from one park to the other is just within 30 – 45 minutes.
  • We have other FIT tours that include Tea/Coffee estate visits.
  • Special ‘STILL’ photography tours
  • Short documentary filming tours
  • Home stay and cultural tours
  • Special ornithological tours
  • Wildebeests documentary filming tours

THE QUOTE TOUR PACKAGE INCLUDES

  • All transfers to and from Airports/Airstrips
  • All park entry fee/charges
  • All transportation as mentioned in a special six seater with guaranteed window seats
  • All domestic flights as mentioned in the tour itinerary where applicable  
  • English speaking driver/guide (we provide guided tours in French, Germany, Japanese, Chinese, Spanish and Russian upon request).
  • Drivers allowance/salary during the entire tour
  • Accommodation and meals  as mentioned in itinerary i.e Lunch, dinner, breakfast (L,D,B)
  • A complimentary bottle of mineral water.
  • All hotel and government taxes

NOT INCLUDED

  • International ticket
  • Telephone and/or Fax
  • Optional domestic air fare where applicable

–       Beverages excluding bottled water

–       Tips / gratuities for driver / hotel staff

–       Any extras that are not mentioned above.

–       Airport Departure Tax for International Flights

–       Items of personal nature i.e laundry, souvenirs etc

–       Travel insurance including damage or loss of luggage and/or personal injury

–       Extra cost incurred if change in DATE, reduction in number of Persons or deviation from          above   itinerary.

LUXURY FLYING TOUR OF KENYA – 6 nights, 7 days tour

DAY 1 – NAIROBI

Upon arrival you will be met and transferred to the luxurious Nairobi’s Norfolk Hotel. Rest of the day at leisure. Accommodation: Norfolk Hotel – B (www.fairmont.com/norfolkhotel)

DAY 2: MT. KENYA

Travel to the world renown Mt. Kenya Safari club (co-founded by the late movie actor William Holden) in the foothills of Mt. Kenya a 17,058 foot dormant volcano.  The rest of the afternoon is free to relax and enjoy this magnificent luxury safari resort or after breakfast excursion to the not far away Sweetwater’s Reserve. Dinner and Overnight: Mt. Kenya Safari Club. (www.serenahotels.com) B L D

DAY 3: SAMBURU GAME RESERVE

Drive further north and on to Samburu Game Reserve.  The northern frontier of Kenya is renown to host rare animals unseen anywhere else.  They include Reticulated Giraffe, Somali Ostrich, Beisa Oryx, Grevy Zera among others.  Afternoon game drive is included.

Dinner and Overnight: Samburu Serena (www.serenahotels.com) / Larsen Luxury Tented Camp (www.discoverwilderness.com). B L D

DAY 4: SAMBURU GAME RESERVE

Both morning and afternoon game viewing are included, between the game drives; you may relax by the pool. Dinner and Overnight: Samburu Serena/ Larsen Luxury Tented Camp – B L D

DAY 5: MASAI MARA GAME RESERVE (FLYING)

Transferred to local airstrip ad on the Cessna type scheduled flight of 45 minutes to Masai Mara.

You will be met and transferred to the luxurious Mara Safari Club or Mara Serena Lodge.

Lunch and later afternoon game drive is included in search for the plains game and the Big Cats resident of Mara. Dinner and Overnight: Mara Serena or similar. B L D

DAY 6: MASAI MARA

Spend your day searching for the Big Five in Masai Mara.

Dinner and Overnight: Mara Serena or similar. B L D

DAY 7: NAIROBI – DEPARTURE

Rise up early this morning for one last game drive before breakfast.  Late this morning fly over the Great Rift Valley to Nairobi.  The afternoon is at leisure before dining at one of the Nairobi finest restaurants featuring local cuisine. Later transferred to Jomo Kenyatta International Airport for your outbound flight home.  B L D

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COST PER PERSON SHARING- Minimum 2 pax

CONTACT US FOR COSTS

 

NOTES

  • We have many more hosts of Kenya programs that are available upon request.
  • Cost varies with choice for accommodation. We have budget camps, 3*, 4*, 5*
  • In almost all segments of these tours, we can also arrange for flying packages upon request. In Kenya normally flying from one park to the other is just within 30 – 45 minutes.
  • We have other FIT tours that include Tea/Coffee estate visits.
  • Special ‘STILL’ photography tours
  • Short documentary filming tours
  • Home stay and cultural tours
  • Special ornithological tours
  • Wildebeests documentary filming tours

THE QUOTE TOUR PACKAGE INCLUDES

  • All transfers to and from Airports/Airstrips
  • All park entry fee/charges
  • All transportation as mentioned in a special six seater with guaranteed window seats
  • All domestic flights as mentioned in the tour itinerary where applicable
  • English speaking driver/guide (we provide guided tours in French, Germany, Japanese, Chinese, Spanish and Russian upon request).
  • Drivers allowance/salary during the entire tour
  • Accommodation and meals as mentioned in itinerary i.e Lunch, dinner, breakfast (L,D,B)
  • A complimentary bottle of mineral water.
  • All hotel and government taxes

NOT INCLUDED

  • International ticket
  • Telephone and/or Fax
  • Optional domestic air fare where applicable

–       Beverages excluding bottled water

–       Tips / gratuities for driver / hotel staff

–       Any extras that are not mentioned above.

–       Airport Departure Tax for International Flights

–       Items of personal nature i.e laundry, souvenirs etc

–       Travel insurance including damage or loss of luggage and/or personal injury

–       Extra cost incurred if change in DATE, reduction in number of Persons or deviation from          above   itinerary.

7 DAYS KENYA SAFARI MERU SAMBURU MOUNT KENYA SWEETWATERS HOLIDAY

7 Days Kenya Safari Meru Samburu Mount Kenya Sweetwaters Holiday courtesy of the 7 Days Kenya Safaris begins with a scenic drive to Meru National Park.

The Park was made famous by the book Born Free, detailing author Joy Adamson’s hand-rearing of orphaned lioness Elsa in the Park.

Our next destination is Samburu which offers a permanent water supply that’s like a magnet for the numerous animal species, that include the big cats, herbivores and reptiles such as crocodiles.

Samburu is one of the few parks where leopard spotting’s are frequent. Samburu also offers superb bird-watching with numerous weaver birds, the martial eagle and the blue legged Somali Ostrich.

Our 7 Days Kenya Safari Meru Samburu Mount Kenya Sweetwaters Holiday destination today is the cool, crisp Kenyan highlands and the historic Mount Kenya Safari Club, set in over 100 acres of landscaped gardens.

This exclusive resort offers an experience of refined elegance and luxury, as well as a sense of old Hollywood in its glamorous past.

All of the amenities you would expect from a fine international establishment are here, including horseback riding, golf, croquet, a putting green, a bowling green, table tennis, swimming, a beauty salon, an animal orphanage, tennis, trout streams and more.

Fine dining, warm hospitality and superb accommodations of suites or cottages are hallmarks of our stay.

Our grand finale is the Sweetwaters Game reserve. Both Sweetwaters land, the Ol Pejeta Conservancy and its sumptuous ranch were once the private domain of famed multi-millionaire, Adnan Kashoggi.

We visit the Chimpanzee Sanctuary, a charming haven established by the Jane Goodall Institute to provide sanctuary to orphaned chimps, and the specially protected and fenced refuge of black rhino with its stunning forty specimens!

In fact salt lick so we’ll be guaranteed unprecedented close encounters. Whether its day or night game drives, camel trekking, lion tracking, al fresco dining or relaxing by pool, Sweetwaters is bound to delight.

Sweetwaters boasts excellent game viewing with the highest ratio of game to area of any park or reserve in Kenya.

7 DAYS KENYA SAFARI MERU SAMBURU MOUNT KENYA SWEETWATERS HOLIDAY ITINERARY SUMMARY

Day 1: Nairobi – Drive to Meru National Park
Day 2: Discover Meru National Park
Day 3: Meru National Park – Drive to Samburu Game Reserve
Day 4: Samburu Game Reserve
Day 5: Samburu Game Reserve – Drive to Mount Kenya Safari Club
Day 6: Mount Kenya Safari Club – Drive to Sweetwaters Game Sanctuary
Day 7: Sweetwaters Game Sanctuary – Drive to Nairobi

7 DAYS KENYA SAFARI MERU SAMBURU MOUNT KENYA SWEETWATERS HOLIDAY DETAILED ITINERARY

Day 1 & Day 2: Nairobi – Drive To Meru National Park

Today after breakfast be drive to Meru National Park. The park lies in the north-eastern lowlands below the Nyambeni hills.
Meru forms part of a larger wilderness area along the Tana River, including Bisanadi and Mwingi National Reserves, Kora national park and Rahole national reserve.

The wetter north-western sector is hilly, with rich volcanic soils. Numerous permanent streams cross the Park, and three large rivers straddle the reserve: the Tana to the south, the Ura to the south-west and the Rojeweru to the east.

The park was made famous by the writings of Joy Adamson, most noted for her book Born Free, the true story of Elsa, the lioness, and her return into the wild.

During ‘spice’ game drive the wildlife you are likely to in Meru include: Over 400 bird species have been recorded. You should see: Baboon; Buffalo; Bushbuck; Duiker, Eland; Elephant, Gazelle, Genet, Gerenuk; Giraffe, Hartebeest and Hippo.

Other animals include: Hyena, Hyrax, Impala; Jackal, Kudu, Lion; Mongoose, Vervet Monkey, Oribi; Oryx, Steenbok; Suni, Warthog; Waterbuck and Zebra.

You may see: wild dog, aardwolf; bush baby, Caracal; Cheetah; Civet, Dik-dik; Leopard; Otter, Pangolin, Bush Pig, Porcupine, Ratel; Reed buck, Black and white rhino; Serval; Shrew and Squirrel.

Overnight Accommodation: Elsa’s Kopje or Ikweta Safari Camp
Meal Plan {Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner}

Day 3: Meru National Park – Drive To Samburu Game Reserve

Depart in the Morning by road to Samburu Game Reserve located at the North rugged Semi desert region.
Samburu Game Reserve is a wild and little visited region, well known for spectacular scenery and wildlife not found in the south.

They include the Reticulated Giraffe, the rare Grevy’s Zebra with its large furry ears, the gerenuk Antelope standing on its hind legs to feed and Somali Ostriches with their distinctive blue legs.

Lunch upon arrival at your lodge then proceed on a ‘Spice’ game drive.

Overnight Accommodation: Samburu Lodge or Sarova Shaba Lodge
Meal Plan {Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner}

Day 4: Explore Samburu Game Reserve

Full day in Samburu with morning and afternoon ‘Spice’ game drives. You may see Elephants, Cheetah, Leopard, Eland, Oryx, Impala, Dikdik, Waterbuck and a variety of birds.
This lava plain includes a varied landscape of red dirt, thorn scrub, broken volcanic rock, dried riverbeds, steep hills and rocky outcroppings.

Following the river’s curves, a forest of Doum Palms, Acacia and tamarind is a magical contrast of cool green.

Other areas of the Reserve include the Uaso Nyiro River where crocodiles sun bath themselves on the banks. It also provides an oasis for a variety of game.

Birds are abundant, with 365 species recorded, one for every day of the year. In between the game drives, there is an opportunity to visit a Samburu village at an additional cost.

Overnight Accommodation: Samburu Lodge or Sarova Shaba Lodge
Meal Plan {Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner} Dinner}

Day 5: Samburu Game Reserve – Drive To Mount Kenya Safari Club

Our destination today is the cool, crisp Kenyan highlands and the historic Mount Kenya Safari Club, set in over 100 acres of landscaped gardens.

This exclusive resort offers an experience of refined elegance and luxury, as well as a sense of old Hollywood in its glamorous past.

All of the amenities you would expect from a fine international establishment are here, including horseback riding, golf, croquet, a putting green, a bowling green, table tennis, swimming, a beauty salon, an animal orphanage, tennis, trout streams and more.

Fine dining, warm hospitality and superb accommodations of suites or cottages are hallmarks of our stay.

Overnight Accommodation: Mount Kenya Safari Club
Meal Plan {Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner}

Day 6: Mount Kenya Safari Club – Drive To Sweetwaters Game Sanctuary

This morning we proceed to Sweetwaters Game reserve. Both Sweetwaters land, the Ol Pejeta Conservancy and its sumptuous ranch were once the private domain of famed multi-millionaire, Adnan Kashoggi.

We visit the Chimpanzee Sanctuary, a charming haven established by the Jane Goodall Institute to provide sanctuary to orphaned chimps, and the specially protected and fenced refuge of black rhino with its stunning forty specimens!

In fact salt lick so we’ll be guaranteed unprecedented close encounters.

Whether its day or night game drives, camel trekking, lion tracking, al fresco dining or relaxing by pool, Sweetwaters is bound to delight.

Sweetwaters boasts excellent game viewing with the highest ratio of game to area of any park or reserve in Kenya.

Overnight Accommodation: Sweetwaters Serena Tented Camp or Porini Camp
Meal Plan {Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner}

Day 7: Sweetwaters Game Sanctuary – Drive To Nairobi

Another early morning ‘Spice’ game drive in Sweetwaters, then depart after breakfast and drive back to Nairobi arriving early afternoon.

Drop at your hotel or transfer to the airport for onward flight home.

Meal Plan {Breakfast}

7 DAYS 6 NIGHTS KENYA WILDLIFE ROAD ADVENTURE SAFARI

7 Days 6 Nights Kenya Wildlife Road Adventure Safari under the 7 Days Kenya Safaris takes you to Tsavo East, Tsavo West, Amboseli, Lake Nakuru and the Masai Mara.

Get to see breathtaking landscape, Rift Valley, Rift Valley Lakes, Mount Kilimanjaro (Africa’s highest mountain) Huge variety of wildlife including “Africa’s Big Five” – Lion, Buffalo, Elephant, Rhino and Leopard.

Tsavo East National Park is located 333 kilometers from Nairobi and is one of the largest and oldest national parks in Kenya. It covers an area of about 11,747 square kilometers.

The park contains some fantastic terrain, including rivers, lakes, tarns, glaciers and peaks with a wide variety of vegetation, including grasslands, acacia vegetation, open plains and savanna.

This wilderness, seemingly so hostile, is nevertheless inhabited by a wide range of plains’ game including zebra, several species of antelope among them lesser kudu and hartebeest, warthog and ostrich as well as elephant herds which plunder their way through bush and scrub to the permanent waters of the Athi River.

Tsavo West National Park is home to red elephants, as well as to members of the rest of the “Big 5” African animals (buffalo, African lions, leopards and rhinos).

Other animals include lions, hippos, cheetahs, hartebeest and buffalo. There is also a host of Kenyan birds and other animals, both large and small, to see.

The 7 Days 6 Nights Kenya Wildlife Road Adventure Safari you will get to visit attractions such as Mzima Springs to watch the hippos bathing underwater, visit the Lava flows and caves for geological interest; explore the caves or hike along the lava flow.

Amboseli National Park is one of the classic images of East Africa, let alone Kenya, is that of a herd of elephant strolling across the plains with the snow-capped peak of Kilimanjaro in the background.

The park is one of the smaller game parks in Kenya, but it offers you the best opportunity of seeing the critically endangered black rhino, along with a spectacular range of wildlife.

Streams from Kilimanjaro surface in the centre of Amboseli, creating swamps that attract and support a rich diversity of wild animals and birdlife.

Most of Amboseli is flat and dusty and so the best spots for game viewing are these wetlands.

Lake Nakuru national park where we may view some flamingos thrive in the salinity of the Lake. The park is dominated by a gentle undulating terrain with open bush and woodlands, typical of the dry rift valley vegetation.

The Masai Mara Game Reserve – Kenya’s most famous and finest game sanctuary.

In the months of June and July each year, the wildebeests in their troops arrive at the Kenyan border, ready to cross the steep banks of the broad and fast flowing Mara River.

This crossing is truly the greatest episode of the entire migration. Hot on their heels are the predators of the savannah –lion, cheetah, wild dog, jackal, hyena and vultures.

7 DAYS 6 NIGHTS KENYA WILDLIFE ROAD ADVENTURE SAFARI ITINERARY SUMMARY

Day 1: Nairobi – Drive to Tsavo East National Park
Day 2: Tsavo East National Park – Tsavo West National Park
Day 3: Tsavo West National Park –  Amboseli National Park
Day 4: Amboseli National Park – Lake Nakuru National Park
Day 5: Lake Nakuru National Park – Drive to Masai Mara Game Reserve
Day 6: Explore Masai Mara Game Reserve
Day 7: Masai Mara – Drive to Nairobi

7 DAYS 6 NIGHTS KENYA WILDLIFE ROAD ADVENTURE SAFARI DETAILED ITINERARY

Day 1: Nairobi – Drive To Tsavo East National Park

After an early breakfast, depart for the vast wilderness of Tsavo East, Kenya’s oldest and largest park. Arrive in the hotel for lunch and short rest.
After lunch there will be a game drive in search of ‘Red’ Elephants, Buffalos, Leopards, Kudu, Zebra and Hartebeest.

Overnight Accommodation: Ashnil Aruba Lodge or Voi Wildlife Lodge or Similar 
Meal Plan {Lunch & Dinner}

Day 2: Drive To Tsavo East National Park – Tsavo West National Park

Wake up for a morning game drive. Return to the lodge for breakfast then depart Tsavo East with game drive en-route and cross into Tsavo West National Park.
After check-in and lunch, an afternoon ‘Spice’ game drive in this vast Park is planned.

The Park comprises a diversity of habitats, open plains alternating with savannah bush and semi-desert scrub; acacia woodlands; rocky ridges and outcrops.

With a permanent water source, the Park virtually guarantees enormous herds and excellent game viewing including Cheetah, Lion, Leopard and Hyena and a herd of over 3,500 Elephants.

Overnight Accommodation: Kilaguni Serena Lodge or Ngulia Safari Lodge or Similar 
Meal Plan {Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner}

Day 3: Tsavo West National Park – Amboseli National Park

Early breakfast, then proceed for a morning game drive with a visit of Mzima Springs, where you can see hippos and fish in a crystalline clear water.
There are possibilities of seeing crocodiles and monkeys. Later on depart from the park with a game drive en-route to Amboseli arriving in time for lunch.

Enjoy an afternoon game viewing in the park. Amboseli lies at the foot of Mount Kilimanjaro, the highest mountain in Africa. Elephants, Lion, Cheetah, and Warthog etc can be seen.
Overnight Accommodation: Amboseli Serena or Amboseli Ol Tukai Lodge or Amboseli Sopa Lodge
Meal Plan {Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner}

Day 3: Amboseli National Park – Lake Nakuru National Park

After an early breakfast, depart with a game drive viewing the beautiful scenic of Mount Kilimanjaro, arrive in Nairobi in time for lunch. Proceed to Lake Nakuru National park.
It hosts the largest concentration of Flamingoes which canopy the edge of this alkaline Rift Valley Lake. The park also hosts Lions, Leopard, Giraffe, and Warthog etc.

There is a Rhino sanctuary and thus Rhino sightings are very high.

Overnight Accommodation: Lake Nakuru Lodge or Sarova Lion Hill Lodge or Similar
Meal Plan {Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner}

Day 4: Lake Nakuru National Park – Masai Mara National

We depart the lodge soon after breakfast and proceed to Masai Mara.

This enormous Reserve actually part of the vast Serengeti plains is famously known for its spectacular great wildebeest migration and is a true home of the big five-Lion, Elephant, Leopard, Rhino and Cape Buffalo.

After lunch, explore the Reserve on a late evening ‘Spice’ game drive.

Overnight Accommodation: Mara Sopa Lodge or Mara Serena Lodge or Siana Springs Tented Camp
Meal Plan {Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner}

Days 5: Explore Masai Mara Game Reserve

The Masai Mara is one of the greatest wildernesses of the world. Morning and afternoon ‘Spice’ game drives are planned. Large mammals are varied, abundant and easy to see.

Residents among the parks mammals are; Masai Giraffe, Buffalo, Impala, Zebra, Topi, both the Thomson’s and Grant’s Gazelles.

Optional hot Air Balloon rides are available on this day at an additional cost. On this final day in the Mara, you also have an opportunity to visit an authentic Masai village.

Overnight Accommodation: Mara Sopa Lodge or Mara Serena Lodge or Siana Springs Tented Camp
Meal Plan {Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner}

Days 6: Masai Mara Game Reserve – Drive To Nairobi

Begin today with an early morning ‘Spice’ game drive followed by a complete English breakfast at your lodge. Mid-morning drive to Nairobi.

The balance of the day is at leisure for last minute assisted shopping and sightseeing.

Meal Plan {Breakfast}

7 DAYS KENYA OL PEJETA MOUNT KENYA NAKURU MARA SAFARI

7 Days Kenya Ol Pejeta Mount Kenya Nakuru Mara Safari under the 7 Days Kenya Safaris begins with a visit to the famous Sweetwaters Game Reserve is 90,000-acre private ranch with magnificent views across the plains to the snow capped peaks of Mount Kenya.

This game sanctuary is the closest reserve to Nairobi (3.5 hours drive) home to all the big five game, and has the highest ratio of game-to-area of any park or reserve in Kenya.

Its popular waterhole is floodlit by night, providing excellent and secluded rarely seen game viewing. Game drives at Sweetwaters are indeed a pleasure.

Game viewing may also take the form of game walks accompanied by a resident Naturalist, game rides on horseback, Camel riding, night game drives and “bush” lunches or dinners.

The Chimpanzee Sanctuary is most informative and entertaining and should be visited while in the Game Reserve.

The Sweetwaters Chimpanzee Sanctuary is incorporated within the Ol Pejeta Conservancy and is the only place in Kenya where this highly endangered and remarkably intelligent species can be seen.

Then go to Mount Kenya which is the second tallest mountain in Africa. It is pristine wilderness with lakes, tarns, glaciers, dense forest, mineral springs and a selection of rare and endangered species of animals.

Wildlife in the park include Elephants, tree hyrax, white tailed mongoose, suni, black fronted duiker, mole rat, bushbucks, water buck and Elands. Animals rarely seen include leopard, bongo, giant forest hog.

Our next stop on this 7 Days Kenya Ol Pejeta Mount Kenya Nakuru Mara Safari is Lake Nakuru National Park dominated by a gentle undulating terrain with open bush and woodlands, typical of the dry rift valley vegetation.

Twenty seven percent (27%) of the park is composed of the Lake Nakuru waters.  The park was declared a rhino sanctuary in 1983.

The Rhino stocking programme which ensued received white rhinos from South Africa. Currently the sanctuary has approximately 45 black and 31 white Rhinoceros.

The grand finale is the Masai Mara Game Reserve – Kenya’s most famous and finest game sanctuary.

In the months of June and July each year, the wildebeests in their troops arrive at the Kenyan border, ready to cross the steep banks of the broad and fast flowing Mara River.

This crossing is truly the greatest episode of the entire migration. Hot on their heels are the predators of the savannah –lion, cheetah, wild dog, jackal, hyena and vultures.

The banks of the Mara River provide one of the best vantage points to witness the drama.

The Mara also offers wildlife in such variety and abundance that it is difficult to believe: over 450 species of animals have been recorded here.

You will most likely see the Big Five- lion, rhino, buffalo, leopard, and elephant. Not to mention numerous plain animals.

7 DAYS KENYA OL PEJETA MOUNT KENYA NAKURU MARA SAFARI ITINERARY SUMMARY

Day 1: Nairobi – Drive to Sweetwaters Game Sanctuary
Day 2: Explore Sweetwaters Game Sanctuary
Day 3: Sweetwaters Game Sanctuary – Drive to Mount Kenya National Park
Day 4: Mount Kenya National Park – Lake Nakuru National Park
Day 5: Lake Nakuru National Park – Drive to Masai Mara Game Reserve
Day 6: Explore Masai Mara Game Reserve
Day 7: Masai Mara – Drive to Nairobi

7 DAYS KENYA OL PEJETA MOUNT KENYA NAKURU MARA SAFARI DETAILED ITINERARY

Day 1: Nairobi – Ol Pejeta (Sweetwaters Game Sanctuary)

Today we travel to the exotic Sweetwaters Tented Camp in the secluded heart of Ol Pejeta Ranch and Rhino Reserve.

Here, these magnificent beasts are given sanctuary from those who would take their lives to sell their horns.

Here too, the Jane Goodall Institute operates a remarkable Chimpanzee Sanctuary where we meet the primates face to- face.

Our camp also overlooks one of the busiest waterholes in the area and offers elephant, giraffe and myriad plains game.

This is Africa as Teddy Roosevelt saw it years ago when he led one of the first safaris to tour Africa in comfort and splendor. Our tents at Sweetwaters will remind us of this bygone era.

Overnight Accommodation: Sweetwaters Tented Camp or Porini Camp or Ol Pejeta Lodge
Meal Plan {Lunch & Dinner}

Today We Get A Closer Look At The Conservancy During Two Extensive Game Runs.

On the plains are enormous herds of grazing animals plus predators—cheetah and black-maned lion— hiding amidst acacia trees.

The combination of amazing wildlife and stunning views across the open plains of Ol Pejeta guarantees an unforgettable safari experience.

Ol Pejeta Conservancy boasts an astounding variety of animals including the non-indigenous chimpanzees and the rare endangered black rhino, Somali Ostrich, Grevy Zebra, Beisa Oryx and Jackson’s Hartebeest.

Overnight Accommodation: Sweetwaters Tented Camp or Porini Camp or Ol Pejeta Lodge
Meal Plan {Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner}

Day 3: Ol Pejeta – Drive To Mount Kenya Safari Club

This morning we drive to the magnificent Mount Kenya Safari Club nestled in the foothills of snowcapped Mount Kenya.

Its sprawling colonial design was influenced by the late actor William Holden, who founded the Club in 1959 with two of his friends.

His love for Africa led him to make Kenya his second home for over twenty-five years.

The club has over the years attracted legions of internationally renowned members and guests from the world of politics, film and theatre.

Sir Winston Churchill and Lord Mountbatten were members, and enjoyed sojourns at the club, as have legends Clark Gable and John Wayne, and more recent celebrities such as Robert Redford, Sean Connery and Catherine Deneuve.

You too will receive the star treatment as you settle into your suite or cozy cottage. Pay a visit and do not miss the animal orphanage operated by the William Holden Wildlife Foundation.

Here wildlife foundlings are raised with great care and many are quite tame. It is an opportunity to get close to some wild creatures that despite a struggle have managed to survive.

Overnight Accommodation: Mount Kenya Safari Club 
Meal Plan {Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner}

Day 4: Mount Kenya Safari Club – Drive To Lake Nakuru National Park

Today we travel to the exotic Lake Nakuru National Park located in the Great Rift Valley. After lunch an exciting game run is planned for the afternoon.

The game in this park is plentiful and the magnificent bird watching will make a devotee out of even the most reluctant.

The Park is a home to stunning flocks of lesser and Greater Flamingos, which literally turn the lakeshores in to a magnificent pink stretch.

The bird life here is world renowned and over 400 bird’s species exist here, White Pelicans, Plovers, Egrets and Marabou Stork.

It is also one of the very few places in Africa to see the white Rhino and rare Rothschild Giraffe.

Overnight Accommodation: Lake Nakuru Lodge or Sarova Lion Hill Lodge
Meal Plan {Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner}

Day 5: Lake Nakuru – Drive To The Masai Mara Game Reserve

This morning we drive through the dramatic Great Rift Valley to the Masai Mara National Reserve.

This enormous reserve is actually part of the vast Serengeti plains famously known for its spectacular great wildebeest’s migration and is home of the Big Five: Lion, Elephant, Leopard, Buffalo and Rhino.

Lunch at our Lodge and relax before departing for the afternoon game run. The Mara Game Reserve-one of the greatest wildernesses of the world. Large mammals are varied, and easy to see.

Residents among the Park’s are: Masai Giraffe, Buffalo, Eland and thousand of plain game including Impala, Zebra, Topi, both Thomson’s and grants Gazelles.

Overnight Accommodation: Sarova Tented Camp or Siana Tented Camp or Mara Simba Lodge
Meal Plan {Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner}

Day 6: Explore Masai Mara Game Reserve

The search for great predators and perhaps even cubs continues today and tomorrow during extensive game runs. On the plains are enormous herds of grazing animals plus the elusive cheetah and leopard hiding amidst acacia boughs.

During our stay we also have an optional opportunity to visit a village of the Masai people to witness the singing and dancing that are part of their daily lives and sacred rituals.

A glimpse into their homes and social structure is a poignant experience.

Overnight Accommodation: Sarova Tented Camp or Siana Tented Camp or Mara Simba Lodge
Meal Plan {Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner}

Day 7: Masai Mara – Drive To Nairobi

Start our day with an early morning game drive. After breakfast, depart back to Nairobi by road arriving early afternoon.

Meal Plan {Breakfast}

7 DAYS KENYA OL PEJETA MOUNT KENYA NAKURU MARA SAFARI PRICES

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7 Day Samburu Ol Pejeta Naivasha Masai Mara Road Safari Prices Include;

* Extensive Game drives
* Pre–tour itinerary document
* All meals included while on safari
* All applicable Game Park entrance fees
* Guaranteed window seating with open top
* Safari vehicles carry cold drinks and mineral water
* Guaranteed departures for two or more passengers booking this safari
* Finest accommodations in Samburu, Sweetwaters, Lake Naivasha & Masai Mara
* Round trip transport from Nairobi to Samburu, Sweetwaters, Lake Naivasha & Masai Mara
* Multi-lingual Professional Safari Guide/ Driver. (Professional Safari Escort is available upon request)

7 Day Samburu Ol Pejeta Naivasha Masai Mara Road Safari Prices Exclude;

* International Airfare
* Accommodation in Nairobi
* Cost of obtaining passport and visas
* Gratuity for your professional driver guide
* Sundowner bush cocktails and bush dinner
* Christmas, New Year and Easter Supplement
* Gratuity for Porterage/ waiters at hotels, camps and airports
* Membership in Flying Doctors Society – Emergency air rescue
* Optional Hot Air Ballooning (cost per person is 480 US Dollars), Nature walks etc
* Personal expenses such traveling insurance, excess baggage fee, communication charges that include, laundry, emails, faxes and phone calls beverages including luxury champagne, luxury spirits, beer, wines during meals or meals not indicated in the itinerary

7 DAY SAMBURU OL PEJETA NAIVASHA MASAI MARA ROAD SAFARI

7 Day Samburu Ol Pejeta Naivasha Masai Mara Road Safari is a one week delightful journey under the 7 Days Kenya Safaris for travelers with limited time away from home yet who desire an in-depth safari experience.

Devoted exclusively to Kenya, exactly a week we touch upon nearly all of the region’s highlights, experiencing exceptional wildlife throughout.

And, with relatively short distance drives from one Park to the other to expedite travel between locations and maximize time in each Game Park.

The 7 Day Samburu Ol Pejeta Naivasha Masai Mara Road Safari visits Samburu, Ol Pejeta/ Sweetwaters Conservancy, Lake Naivasha and Masai Mara Game Reserve.

The breadth and scope of our 7 Days/ 6 Nights Kenya Road Safariencompass everything for which Kenya is famous—the magnificent scenery, the breathtaking wildlife, the excitement and adventure—all in a timeframe that suits your needs.

7 DAY SAMBURU OL PEJETA NAIVASHA MASAI MARA ROAD SAFARI ITINERARY SUMMARY

Day 1: Nairobi – Drive to Samburu Game Reserve
Day 2: Samburu Game Reserve
Day 3: Samburu – Drive to (Ol Pejeta) Sweetwaters Game Sanctuary
Day 4: Sweetwaters (Ol Pejeta) – Drive to Lake Naivasha National Park
Day 5: Lake Naivasha – Drive to Masai Mara Game Reserve
Day 6: Masai Mara Game Reserve
Day 7: Masai Mara – Drive to Nairobi

7 DAY SAMBURU OL PEJETA NAIVASHA MASAI MARA ROAD SAFARI DETAILED ITINERARY

Day 1: Nairobi – Drive To Samburu Game Reserve

This morning we travel by road to Kenya’s northern frontier. Wild and rugged, Samburu is fiercely beautiful with its arid savannahs watered by the lovely Uaso Nyiro River.

It is also one of Kenya’s most protected areas and home to species only found north of the equator, from the reticulated giraffe to Grevy’s zebras and Beisa oryxes.

We also enjoy Larsens Tented Camp or Samburu Intrepids Camp, our luxurious hostelry set beneath a canopy of acacia trees along the banks of the river.

Overnight Accommodation: Larsens Tented Camp or Samburu Intrepids Camp 
Meal Plan {Lunch & Dinner}

Day 2: Samburu Game Reserve

Dawn breaks in golden bands as we start our day in the bush by scanning the river from our tent’s veranda with a cup of steaming coffee in hand.

Before the dew is off the grass, we’re off in pursuit of the elephants, lions, leopards, and cheetahs that thrive in the reserve’s grasslands and acacia woodlands.

And so the day is spent in alternating pursuits of exploration in the bush and relaxation in our cozy camp.

Overnight Accommodation: Larsens Tented Camp or Samburu Intrepids Camp 
Meal Plan {Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner}

Day 3: Samburu – Drive To Sweetwaters Game Sanctuary

Today we travel to the exotic Sweetwaters Tented Camp or Porini Rhino Camp in the secluded heart of Ol Pejeta Ranch and Rhino Reserve.

Here, these magnificent beasts are given sanctuary from those who would take their lives to sell their horns.

Here too, the Jane Goodall Institute operates a remarkable Chimpanzee Sanctuary where we meet the primates face to- face. Our camp also overlooks one of the busiest waterholes in the area and offers elephant, giraffe and myriad plains game.

This is Africa as Teddy Roosevelt saw it years ago when he led one of the first safaris to tour Africa in comfort and splendor. Our tents at Sweetwaters or Porini Rhino Camp will remind us of this bygone era.

Overnight Accommodation: Sweetwaters Tented Camp or Porini Camp or Ol Pejeta Lodge
Meal Plan {Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner}

Day 4: Sweetwaters(Ol Pejeta) – Drive To Lake Naivasha

Breakfast will be served at the lodge followed by check out. The Safari adventure today takes you to the sparkling waters of Lake Naivasha arriving at the lodge in time for lunch.

Lake Naivasha is the highest of the Great Rift Valley lakes and the second largest freshwater lake in Kenya. The lake has no known outlet, usually a requirement for a freshwater lake and is home to over 450 species of birds.

Spend the afternoon at leisure or have several optional activities such as nature walk, biking, bird walk along the shore of the lake and visit to Crescent Island.

There also cultural dance, horse riding, rock climbing, boat trips in the lake excursions to Hell’s Gate National Park, one of the few remaining places where you can walk alongside wildlife.

Overnight Accommodation: Lake Naivasha Simba Lodge or Similar
Meal Plan {Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner}

Day 5: Lake Nakuru – Drive To The Masai Mara Game Reserve

This morning we drive through the dramatic Great Rift Valley to the Masai Mara National Reserve.

This enormous reserve is actually part of the vast Serengeti plains famously known for its spectacular great wildebeest’s migration and is home of the Big Five: Lion, Elephant, Leopard, Buffalo and Rhino.

Lunch at our Lodge and relax before departing for the afternoon game run. The Mara Game Reserve-one of the greatest wildernesses of the world. Large mammals are varied, and easy to see.

Residents among the Park’s are: Masai Giraffe, Buffalo, Eland and thousand of plain game including Impala, Zebra, Topi, both Thomson’s and grants Gazelles.

Overnight Accommodation: Sarova Tented Camp or Siana Tented Camp or Mara Simba Lodge
Meal Plan {Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner}

Day 6: Explore Masai Mara Game Reserve

The search for great predators and perhaps even cubs continues today and tomorrow during extensive game runs. On the plains are enormous herds of grazing animals plus the elusive cheetah and leopard hiding amidst acacia boughs.

During our stay we also have an optional opportunity to visit a village of the Masai people to witness the singing and dancing that are part of their daily lives and sacred rituals.

A glimpse into their homes and social structure is a poignant experience.

Overnight Accommodation: Sarova Tented Camp or Siana Tented Camp or Mara Simba Lodge
Meal Plan {Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner}

Day 7: Masai Mara – Drive To Nairobi

Start our day with an early morning game drive. After breakfast, depart back to Nairobi by road arriving early afternoon.

Meal Plan {Breakfast}

7 DAYS KENYA ABERDARE SAMBURU MOUNT KENYA MARA HOLIDAY SAFARI

7 Days Kenya Aberdare Samburu Mount Kenya Mara Holiday Safari courtesy of  the 7 Days Kenya Safaris takes you through the central part of Kenya enjoying the spectacular views of the Kikuyu settlements and coffee plantations.

After spending a night at a Forest Tree Lodge that is set on the slopes of snowcapped Mount Kenya – The Serena Mountain Lodge or The Ark/ Treetops in the Aberdare National Park.

You drive further north across the equator to the rugged landscapes of Samburu National Reserve.

The next destination on this 7 Days Kenya Aberdare Samburu Mount Kenya Mara Holiday Safari is located on the equator at the lovely Mount Kenya Safari Club on the slopes of majestic Mount Kenya.

This private club is justly famous for its refinement and glamorous Hollywood history, considered one of the safari “musts” of East Africa.

Heading further south is Kenya’s most spectacular Game Reserves, Masai Mara Game Reserve where you will have the best opportunity of spotting the Big Five (Lion, Leopard, Buffalo, Rhino and Elephant)

7 DAYS KENYA ABERDARE SAMBURU MOUNT KENYA MARA HOLIDAY SAFARI ITINERARY SUMMARY

Day 1: Nairobi – Drive to Aberdare National Park (Forest Tree Lodge)
Day 2: Aberdare (Forest Tree Lodge) – Drive to Samburu Game Reserve
Day 3: Samburu Game Reserve
Day 4: Samburu – Drive to Mount Kenya Safari Club
Day 5: Mt. Kenya Safari Club – Drive to Masai Mara Game Reserve
Day 6: Masai Mara Game Reserve
Day 7: Masai Mara – Drive to Nairobi

7 DAYS KENYA ABERDARE SAMBURU MOUNT KENYA MARA HOLIDAY SAFARI DETAILED ITINERARY

Day 1: Nairobi – Drive To Aberdare/ Mount Kenya National Park

This morning you drive past Thika, an industrial town surrounded by extensive pineapple plantations, partially owned by Delmonte Company.

After crossing the Tana River source of Kenya’s hydroelectric power, the landscape changes and becomes lush as you climb in to the rich farmlands of the Kikuyu people.

Lunch is served at Out–Span Hotel in Nyeri for the visitors heading for Treetops and Aberdare Country Club for those heading to the Ark Limited.

Lunch is served at the Serena Mountain lodge for those spending a night there.

After lunch, you proceed to your tree hotel where the night is spent watching different animals as they come to visit the floodlit waterholes and Salt licks.

Elephants, Rhino, Buffalo, Giant Forest Hog, Leopard and many other species frequent the waterholes.

Overnight Accommodation: The Ark Forest Lodge or Serena Mountain Lodge or Treetop Forest Lodge 
Meal Plan {Lunch & Dinner}

Day 2: Tree Lodge – Drive To Samburu Game Reserve

Today we drive North past Isiolo town to Samburu Game Reserve semi-arid bush country.

With it’s backdrop of rocky out crops and prominent mountain ranges to the North, and it’s Doum Palms and Riverine forest, Samburu National Reserve has an exotic feel in it.

After check-in to our lodge on the banks of the Ewaso Nyiro River, we have lunch and a late afternoon ‘spice game drive introduces us to the unique species of this Northern Frontier District.

Here, you will see the Gerenuk Gazelle, Grevy’s Zebra, Reticulated Giraffe, Oryx Antelope, Somali Ostrich and much more.

Overnight Accommodation: Samburu Serena Lodge or Sarova Lodge or Samburu Intrepids Camp 
Meal Plan {Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner}

Day 3: Explore Samburu Game Reserve

Today we will see more of Africa’s spectacular wildlife on two exciting ‘Spice’ game drives in this fascinating game reserve.

In between ‘Spice’ game drives, you could do nature walks on the lodge’s grounds or some excellent optional bird watching.

Birds are abundant, with 365 species recorded, one for every day of the year. In between the game drives, a visit to a Samburu village is planned.

You will also enjoy watching a crocodile feeding session along the river. Take the evening atmosphere by relaxing with a cocktail before a satisfying dinner.

Overnight Accommodation: Samburu Serena Lodge or Sarova Lodge or Samburu Intrepids Camp 
Meal Plan {Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner}

Day 4: Samburu – Drive To Mount Kenya Safari Club

This morning we drive to the magnificent Mount Kenya Safari Club nestled in the foothills of snowcapped Mount Kenya.

Its sprawling colonial design was influenced by the late actor William Holden, who founded the Club in 1959 with two of his friends.

His love for Africa led him to make Kenya his second home for over twenty-five years.

The club has over the years attracted legions of internationally renowned members and guests from the world of politics, film and theatre.

Sir Winston Churchill and Lord Mountbatten were members, and enjoyed sojourns at the club, as have legends Clark Gable and John Wayne, and more recent celebrities such as Robert Redford, Sean Connery and Catherine Deneuve.

You too will receive the star treatment as you settle into your suite or cozy cottage. Pay a visit and do not miss the animal orphanage operated by the William Holden Wildlife Foundation.

Here wildlife foundlings are raised with great care and many are quite tame. It is an opportunity to get close to some wild creatures that despite a struggle have managed to survive.

Overnight Accommodation: Mount Kenya Safari Club 
Meal Plan {Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner}

Day 5: Mount Kenya Safari Club – Drive To Masai Mara Game Reserve

After breakfast depart for Masai Mara. This is the Africa of your imagination, where panoramas are vast.
It is a country of rolling grasslands, dense thickets of scrub and groves of acacia woodland where predators might hide.

Luxuriant forest grows along the banks of the Mara River, where hippos and crocodiles bask in the sun.

The Mara is considered the finest game sanctuary in Kenya, home to an astonishing number and variety of animals.

According to the season, hundreds of thousands of migratory Wildebeest, Gazelle and Zebra move back and forth between the Mara and the plains and woodlands to the south.

Enjoy lunch at Naivasha Country Club and continue to the Mara for your afternoon ‘Spice’ game run, when your driver will set off in pursuit of the great herds.

Overnight Accommodation: Keekorok Lodge or Mara Safari Club or Kichwa Tembo Camp or Mara Serena Lodge 
Meal Plan {Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner}

Day 6: Explore Masai Mara Game Reserve

Your day begins with an early morning ‘Spice’ game drive taking you into the Mara plains when the animals are most active.

On the other hand, you may choose to add a hot air balloon safari – the ultimate safari experience! You leave camp before dawn – the sky is clear, the air is brisk and the conditions are perfect.

As the sun rises over the Mara plains in your balloon lifts off, a bright splash of color rising into the blue.

Watch as a stunning panorama unfolds below you and the balloon’s basket becomes your lookout post for a bird’s-eye view of the beauty of Africa.

Float silently just a few hundred feet above herds of wild animals. Gazelle and Impala watch curiously with their tails flagging – a warning to others that you are approaching.

A pride of Lions stalks an unsuspecting herd of Wildebeest. Giraffes poke their heads out of the forest where they have been nibbling tender leaves.

The tranquility of the experience is interrupted only by the occasional ‘whoosh’ of the air heaters.

Finally, you gently touch down, with an appetite sharpened by the fresh air, all ready for a delicious champagne breakfast in the middle of the bush.

After a relaxing repast, continue honing your game spotting skills on a game drive as you make your way back to the camp/ Lodge.

After lunch and some time to relax, enjoy a second ‘Spice’ game drive this afternoon.

Overnight Accommodation: Keekorok Lodge or Mara Safari Club or Kichwa Tembo Camp or Mara Serena Lodge 
Meal Plan {Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner}

Day 7: Masai Mara – Drive To Nairobi

Begin the day with an optional bush walk, an intimate exploration of the world of the African savannah. Use all your senses as you encounter the sights, sound and smell that surround you.

Your guide will point out brilliantly colored birds, camouflaged game of every variety, and a wealth of flora.

Learn the skills of successful tracking as you follow animal trails in the dust, watching for each clue to their habits and movements.

Alternatively, you may take the regular morning ‘Spice’ game drive. After breakfast, depart for Nairobi arriving in early afternoon.

Meal Plan {Breakfast}

7 DAYS ABERDARE NAIVASHA MASAI MARA AMBOSELI TSAVO WEST SAFARI

7 Days Aberdare Naivasha Masai Mara Amboseli Tsavo West Safari is an adventure under the 7 Days Kenya Safaris where you interact with nature and wildlife in their natural habitats.

Aberdare National Park is characterized by the picturesque, steep forested ravines and open moorland.

The park provides a habitat for elephants, black rhinos, leopards, spotted hyenas, olive baboons, black and white colobus monkeys, buffalos, warthogs and bushbucks among others.

Rare sightings include those of the Giant Forest hog, bongo, golden cat, serval cat, African wild cat, African civet cat and the blue duiker.

The Lake Naivasha and its surrounds are rich in natural bounty, and the fertile soils and water supply have made this one of Kenya’s prime agricultural regions.

Much of the lake is surrounded by forests of the yellow barked Acacia Xanthophloea, known as the yellow fever tree. These forests abound with bird life, and Naivasha is known as a world class birding destination.

Giraffes wander among the acacia, Buffalo wallow in the swamps and Colobus monkeys call from the treetops while the Lakes large hippo populations sleep the day out in the shallows.

Masai Mara widely considered to be Africa’s greatest wildlife reserve. The Mara comprises 200 sq miles of open plains, woodlands and riverine forest.

Contiguous with the plains of the Serengeti, the Mara is home to a breathtaking array of life. The vast grassland plains are scattered with herds of Zebra, Giraffe, Gazelle, and Topi.

Amboseli National Park is one of the classic images of East Africa, let alone Kenya, is that of a herd of elephant strolling across the plains with the snow-capped peak of Kilimanjaro in the background.

The park is one of the smaller game parks in Kenya, but it offers you the best opportunity of seeing the critically endangered black rhino, along with a spectacular range of wildlife.

Streams from Kilimanjaro surface in the centre of Amboseli, creating swamps that attract and support a rich diversity of wild animals and birdlife.

The major tourist attractions at Tsavo West National Park include safari tours to see the “Big 5” African animals (elephant, buffalo, lion, leopard and rhino).

Other animals in the park include giraffe, hippo, cheetah, hartebeest, Hunter’s hartebeest, several species of shrew and rat, Grevy’s zebra and wild dogs.

The grand finale to this 7 Days Aberdare Naivasha Masai Mara Amboseli Tsavo West Safari brings us to Mzima Springs is at the north end of Tsavo West. Here, one can watch hippos bathing underwater. Lake Jipe attracts a lot of wildlife and is a good place for bird watching.

7 DAYS ABERDARE NAIVASHA MASAI MARA AMBOSELI TSAVO WEST SAFARI ITINERARY SUMMARY

Day 1: Nairobi – Drive to Aberdare National Park
Day 2: Aberdare National Park – Lake Naivasha National Park
Day 3: Lake Naivasha National Park – Masai Mara National Park
Day 4: Explore Masai Mara National Park
Day 5: Masai Mara National Park – Amboseli National Park
Day 6: Amboseli National Park – Tsavo West National Park
Day 7: Tsavo West National Park – Drive Nairobi/Mombasa

7 DAYS ABERDARE NAIVASHA MASAI MARA AMBOSELI TSAVO WEST SAFARI DETAILED ITINERARY

Day 1: Nairobi – Drive To Aberdare National Park

This morning you drive past Thika, an industrial town surrounded by extensive pineapple plantations, partially owned by Delmonte Company.

After crossing the Tana River source of Kenya’s hydroelectric power, the landscape changes and becomes lush as you climb in to the rich farmlands of the Kikuyu people.

Lunch is served at Out–Span Hotel in Nyeri for the visitors heading for Treetops and Aberdare Country Club for those heading to the Ark Limited.

Lunch is served at the Serena Mountain lodge for those spending a night there.

After lunch, you proceed to your tree hotel where the night is spent watching different animals as they come to visit the floodlit waterholes and Salt licks.

Elephants, Rhino, Buffalo, Giant Forest Hog, Leopard and many other species frequent the waterholes.

Overnight Accommodation: The Ark Forest Lodge or Treetop Forest Lodge 
Meal Plan {Lunch & Dinner}

Day 2: Aberdare National Park – Lake Naivasha National Park

After breakfast, depart for Lake Naivasha via Nyahururu Falls where you will have a stop over as you take photos for this fall as you take your lunch.
Lake Naivasha which is one of the fresh water lake in Great Rift Valley and the second largest freshwater lake in Kenya.

The lake has no known outlet, usually a requirement for a freshwater lake and is home to over 450 species of birds.

Spend the afternoon at leisure or have several optional activities such as nature walk, biking, bird walk along the shore of the lake and visit to Crescent Island.

There also cultural dance, horse riding, rock climbing, boat trips in the lake excursions to Hell’s Gate National Park, one of the few remaining places where you can walk alongside wildlife.

Overnight Accommodation: Lake Naivasha Simba Lodge or Lake Naivasha Sopa Lodge or Similar
Meal Plan {Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner}

Day 3: Lake Naivasha National Park – Masai Mara Reserve

We depart the lodge soon after breakfast and proceed to Masai Mara.

This enormous Reserve actually part of the vast Serengeti plains is famously known for its spectacular great wildebeest migration and is a true home of the big five-Lion, Elephant, Leopard, Rhino and Cape Buffalo.

After lunch, explore the Reserve on a late evening ‘Spice’ game drive.

Overnight Accommodation: Mara Sopa Lodge or Mara Serena Lodge or Siana Springs Tented Camp
Meal Plan {Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner}

Days 4: Explore Masai Mara Game Reserve

The Masai Mara is one of the greatest wildernesses of the world. Morning and afternoon ‘Spice’ game drives are planned. Large mammals are varied, abundant and easy to see.

Residents among the parks mammals are; Masai Giraffe, Buffalo, Impala, Zebra, Topi, both the Thomson’s and Grant’s Gazelles.

Optional hot Air Balloon rides are available on this day at an additional cost. On this final day in the Mara, you also have an opportunity to visit an authentic Masai village.

Overnight Accommodation: Mara Sopa Lodge or Mara Serena Lodge or Siana Springs Tented Camp
Meal Plan {Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner}

Day 5: Masai Mara Game Reserve – Amboseli National Park

In the morning after breakfast, depart for Amboseli via Nairobi arriving there in time for lunch. After lunch continue with your journey to Amboseli national Perk
The Park shelters more than 420 species of birds and has enormous Elephant population and other big game attracted to the area by underground springs fed from the melting snows of Mount Kilimanjaro.

Enjoy an afternoon ‘spice’ game drive en-route to our lodge.

Overnight Accommodation: Amboseli Sopa Lodge, Amboseli Serena Lodge or Similar 
Meal Plan {Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner}

Day 6: Amboseli National Park – Drive To Tsavo West National Park

After breakfast, depart via the Sheitani lava flow for Tsavo West National Park to arrive in time for lunch at our lodge or Camp.

Tsavo West National Park has elephants, crocodiles, Vervet monkeys, antelope, baboons, giraffes, hippos and lions etc.

The park is a marvel in terms of geophysical character and plant diversity. Mzima Springs, the source of Mombasa’s water, is located here.

These springs are recharged daily with hundreds of millions of liters of crystal clear water by underground streams emanating from Chyulu Hills.

At Mzima, all sorts of animals gather for a drink particularly in the dry season. You may also be able to view hippo and crocodiles from the underwater glass tank.

Overnight Accommodation: Kilaguni Serena Safari Lodge or Similar 
Meal Plan {Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner}

Day 7: Tsavo West – Drive To Nairobi/ Mombasa

Today we enjoy an early morning game drive. After breakfast, return by road to Nairobi/ Mombasa arriving early afternoon. Transfer to airport for homebound flight.

Meal Plan {Breakfast}

7 DAYS KENYA BARINGO NAKURU NAIVASHA MASAI MARA ADVENTURE SAFARI

7 Days Kenya Baringo Nakuru Naivasha Masai Mara Adventure Safari under the 7 Days Kenya Safaris explores Lake Baringo National Park, Lake Nakuru, Lake Naivasha National Park and the Masai Mara National Reserve in search of Africa’s Big Five.

This Safari is a magnificent journey through Kenya, with luxuriously long stays in each game park, abundant time for rich wildlife viewing sessions.

The breadth and scope of this exciting 7 Days Kenya Baringo Nakuru Naivasha Masai Mara Adventure Safari encompasses everything for which East Africa is famous—the magnificent scenery, the breathtaking wildlife, the excitement and adventure.

And all experienced at a leisurely, luxurious pace, creating warm memories to relive for a lifetime.

7 DAYS KENYA BARINGO NAKURU NAIVASHA MASAI MARA ADVENTURE SAFARI ITINERARY SUMMARY

Day 1: Nairobi – Lake Baringo National Park
Day 2: Explore Lake Baringo National Park
Day 3: Lake Baringo – Lake Nakuru National Park
Day 4: Lake Nakuru – Lake Naivasha National Park
Day 5: Lake Naivasha – Masai Mara Game Reserve
Day 6: Explore Masai Mara Game Reserve
Day 7: Masai Mara – Nairobi

7 DAYS KENYA BARINGO NAKURU NAIVASHA MASAI MARA ADVENTURE SAFARI DETAILED ITINERARY

Day 1: Nairobi – Drive To Lake Baringo National Park

After breakfast, depart by road to the Great Rift Valley, with Mt Longonot in the background. Stopping periodically to marvel at the plunging escarpments, volcanic mountains and pristine lakes

Arrive at Lake Baringo in time for lunch followed by a relaxed afternoon to be enjoyed swimming at the pool and later in the evening we have an optional boat ride in the lake to visit the Islands, hot water geysers, and see hippos and crocodiless.

Overnight Accommodation: Tumbili Cliff Lodge or Island Camp
Meal Plan {Lunch & Dinner}

Day 2: Discover Lake Baringo National Park

The lake has several small islands, the largest being Ol Kokwe Island. Lake Baringo, a fresh water Rift Valley lake, famous for its magnificent bird life. Enjoy interesting and informative bird walks.
Lake Baringo is well known for two of its waters’ residents–Hippo and Crocodile. Hippos are seen in the lake on boat trips, and at Lakeside lodges and camps.

Overnight Accommodation: Tumbili Cliff Lodge or Island Camp
Meal Plan {Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner}

Day 3: Lake Baringo National Park – Drive To Lake Nakuru National Park

After breakfast, drive for three hours through the majestic Rift Valley, moving on to Lake Nakuru National Park.

This park too revolves around a spectacular alkaline lake, painted pink and white by thousands of flamingos, pelicans and over 300 other species of birds, while enormous herds of buffalo graze on the shore.

There are rehabilitated and ever-graceful black and white rhinoceros, which have successfully repopulated this park.

Besides the flamingos that Lake Nakuru is famous for, there are approximately 400 other species of birds found there.

In addition, a large variety of game can be found in the Park including the introduced Rothschild’s Giraffe, Waterbuck, Reedbuck, Lion, Buffalo, Leopard, Baboon and many species of plains game.

Overnight Accommodation: Sarova Lion Hill lodge or Lake Nakuru Lodge
Meal Plan {Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner}

Day 4: Lake Nakuru National Park –  Drive To Lake Naivasha

Next, we overland to papyrus-fringed Lake Naivasha. With over 400 species of bird, this freshwater lake is a birding Paradise.

Along the lake’s fabled waters, we are bound to see some of the area’s more intriguing species—hippos, giraffes, buffalo and even the arboreal colobus monkey.

Lake Naivasha lies in the Great Rift Valley and the name derives from the local Masai name Nai’posha, meaning “rough water” because of the sudden storms which can arise.

After lunch we visit Crescent island- a private sanctuary, where you can walk beneath yellow-barked acacias (yellow fever trees) in search of giraffes, wildebeest , impala , dikdiks, thompson’s and grant’s gazelles, elands, waterbucks and countless bird species.

Oh, and there are some rather gigantic pythons too! We are allowed to walk with the animals since all were introduced during the filming of Out of Africa.

An optional boat ride on the lake reveals many water bird species and schools of Hippos.

Overnight Accommodation: Lake Naivasha Sopa Lodge or similar
Meals: {Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner}

Day 5: Lake Naivasha – Drive To Masai Mara Game Reserve

After a leisure breakfast at Naivasha Sopa Lodge, depart overland to the Masai Mara Game Reserve-jewel of Kenya’s Game Park

The Masai Mara is Kenya’s finest and most outstanding wildlife sanctuary where gentle rolling grassland ensures animals are never out of sight.

The climate is gentle, rarely too hot and well spread rainfall year round. The sensation of the great wildebeest migration between July and October is unparalleled.

The wildlife is far from being confined within the Reserve boundaries and an even larger area extends beyond the game Reserve.

Centuries of close association with the wildlife has resulted in an almost symbiotic relationship where wildlife and Masai people live in peace with one another.

After lunch, explore the Reserve on a late evening ‘Spice’ game drive.

No matter how much you have thought about Africa, this is more than you expected—the big five-Lion, Elephant, Leopard, Rhino and Cape buffalo are in abundance.

Overnight Accommodation: Mara Sopa Lodge or similar

Meals: {Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner}

Day 6: Explore Masai Mara Game Reserve

Today we will be spending in the vast eco-system of the Mara searching for the big five and much more.

You also have an optional balloon safari- Many call it a once in a life time experience, once you are up, you won’t want to come down, and once you land, champagne breakfast awaits you.

Game viewing is great from the air with the opportunity for beautiful pictures. The annual wildebeest migration is expected in the Masai Mara between July and early November.

Millions of aimals migrate to the Mara from Serengeti in search for fresh green pastures and water.

It’s worth noting that every game drive is different from the other, and missing one is missing out on the fun.

Overnight Accommodation: Mara Sopa Lodge or Similar
Meals: {Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner}

Day 7: Masai Mara – Drive To Nairobi

Breakfast and one last look at the Mara before we head back to Nairobi by road. We check into our Hotel and enjoy a few hours of relaxation by the pool or perhaps revisit a favorite shop or two.

After dinner we proceed to the airport knowing that this has been a journey to remember for the rest of our lives.

Meals: {Breakfast}

7 DAYS KENYA MOUNT KENYA SAMBURU LAKE NAKURU MARA SAFARI

7 Days Kenya Mount Kenya Samburu Lake Nakuru Mara Safari is a one week Kenya safari under the 7 Days Kenya Safaris that is perfect for those who would like to see the best of Kenya but on a budget.

Starting from Nairobi, this 7 Days Kenya Mount Kenya Samburu Lake Nakuru Mara Safari heads to the rugged landscape surrounding Mount Kenya, then to the open plains of Samburu, through the interior to Lake Nakuru National Park before ending in the Masai Mara, an area renowned for its big cats.

7 DAYS KENYA MOUNT KENYA SAMBURU LAKE NAKURU MARA SAFARI ITINERARY SUMMARY

Day 1: Nairobi – Drive to Serena Mountain Lodge Tree Hotel
1 Night at Serena Mountain Lodge in the foothills of Mount Kenya, overlooking a waterhole visited by elephants, buffalo and other forest animals.

Day 2 & 3: Tree Hotel – Drive to Samburu Game Reserve
2 Nights at Samburu Sopa Lodge with 3 game drives in the Samburu National Reserve giving the chance to see a wide variety of big game including some less common species not seen elsewhere.

Day 4: Samburu – Drive to Lake Nakuru National Park
1 Night at Sarova Lion Hill Lodge in Lake Nakuru National Park with a game drive along the lake shore to see the flamingos and where there is also an excellent chance of seeing rhino as well as a rare species of Giraffe and other wildlife.

Day 5 & 6: Lake Nakuru – Drive to Masai Mara Game Reserve 
2 Nights at Keekorok Lodge with 3 game drives in the Masai Mara, famous for lions, cheetahs and leopards.

Day 7: Masai Mara – Drive to Nairobi 
After breakfast we transfer back to Nairobi. Drop off at the international airport for your flight home. Alternatively, fly direct from the Masai Mara to the Kenya coast to relax on the beach for a few days before flying back to Nairobi.

7 DAYS KENYA MOUNT KENYA SAMBURU LAKE NAKURU MARA SAFARI DETAILED ITINERARY

Day 1: Nairobi – Drive To Serena Mountain Lodge Tree Hotel

Morning pick up from your Nairobi hotel and depart by road to the beautiful and rugged scenery surrounding Mount Kenya, Africa’s second highest mountain.

Check in to your tree hotel called the Serena Mountain Lodge in Mount Kenya National Park – an important area of protected ancient forests and a UNESCO Natural World Heritage Site with diverse plant and animal life.

Serena Mountain Lodge is a timbered tree hotel set on Mount Kenya’s lower slopes with wonderful views over a flood-lit water hole and salt-lick which attract many animals including elephant and buffalo.

Afternoon at leisure to relax overlooking the waterhole. Lunch, dinner and overnight at Serena Mountain Lodge.

Overnight Accommodation: Serena Mountain Lodge or Similar
Meal Plan: {Lunch & Dinner}.

Day 2: Tree Hotel – Drive To Samburu Game Reserve

After breakfast at the tree Hotel, we continue by road to Samburu National Reserve – a relatively remote and less-visited area away from the crowds and one that offers excellent game viewing.

Check in to Samburu Sopa Lodge where we will spend 2 nights. Lunch at the lodge. Afternoon Game drive in the Samburu Reserve.

Overnight Accommodation: Samburu Simba Lodge or Sarova Shaba Lodge or Similar
Meal Plan {Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner}

Day 3: Samburu Game Reserve

Early breakfast at the lodge followed by morning and afternoon game drives exploring Samburu National Reserve on the look-out for elephants and big cats.

You might as well look for the unusual animals for which Samburu is noted such as the endangered Grevy’s Zebra and the Reticulated Giraffe.

Overnight Accommodation: Samburu Simba Lodge or Sarova Shaba Lodge or Similar
Meal Plan {Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner}

Day 4: Samburu – Drive To Lake Nakuru National Park

After breakfast we set off towards the stunning scenery of Kenya’s Great Rift Valley, arriving at Sarova Lion Hill Lodge for lunch.

Later in the afternoon we head out to explore Lake Nakuru National Park which is famous for the spectacular pink flamingos that gather on its salt encrusted shores as well as for other bird species including African fish eagles and pelicans.

The woodland and grassland surrounding the soda lake are home to an abundance of wildlife including black rhino, white rhino, hippo, leopard, lion and the rare Rothschild giraffe.

After a sundowner at a scenic point we head back for dinner and overnight.

Overnight Accommodation: Lake Nakuru Lodge or Sarova Lion Hill Lodge or Similar
Meal Plan {Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner}

Day 5: Lake Nakuru – Drive To Masai Mara Game Reserve

After an early breakfast we continue our safari by heading to the world-famous Maasai Mara, arriving for lunch at Keekorok Lodge where we will stay for 2 nights.

At the lodge you can observe wildlife from the Elephant Deck or at the Hippo Bar which overlooks a waterhole.

Alternatively, enjoy the swimming pool or other optional activities (payable locally) such as the spa or nature walks.

In the afternoon you will have a game drive in the Mara Reserve. Dinner and overnight at Keekorok Lodge.

Overnight Accommodation: Keekorok Lodge or Similar
Meal Plan {Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner}

Day 6: Masai Mara Game Reserve

Early breakfast at the lodge followed by a morning game drive in the Masai Mara National Reserve returning to the lodge for lunch.

In the late afternoon you will take another game drive in the Mara Reserve.

You can expect to see a wide variety of Kenya’s animals – great and small – such as elephants, buffalo, giraffe and plains game and we will go in search of the big cats for which the Mara is famous.

Overnight Accommodation: Keekorok Lodge or Similar
Meal Plan {Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner}

Day 7: Masai Mara – Drive To Nairobi

After breakfast we transfer back to Nairobi. Drop off at the international airport for your flight home.

Alternatively, fly direct from the Masai Mara to the Kenya coast to relax on the beach for a few days before flying back to Nairobi.

Meal Plan {Breakfast}

7 DAYS KENYA MOUNT KENYA SAMBURU LAKE NAKURU MARA SAFARI PRICES

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Notes

7 Days Kenya Mount Kenya Samburu Lake Nakuru Mara Safari Prices Include;

* Extensive Game drives
* Pre–tour itinerary document
* All meals included while on safari
* All applicable Game Park entrance fees
* Guaranteed window seating with open top
* Safari vehicles carry cold drinks and mineral water
* Guaranteed departures for two or more passengers booking this safari
* Multi-lingual Professional Safari Guide/ Driver. (Professional Safari Escort is available upon request)
* Finest accommodations in Aberdare or Mount Kenya National Park, Samburu, Lake Nakuru & Masai Mara
* Round trip transport from Nairobi to Aberdare or Mt. Kenya National Park, Samburu, Lake Nakuru & Masai Mara

7 Days Kenya Mount Kenya Samburu Lake Nakuru Mara Safari Prices Exclude;

* International Airfare
* Accommodation in Nairobi
* Cost of obtaining passport and visas
* Gratuity for your professional driver guide
* Sundowner bush cocktails and bush dinner
* Christmas, New Year and Easter Supplement
* Gratuity for Porterage/ waiters at hotels, camps and airports
* Membership in Flying Doctors Society – Emergency air rescue
* Optional Hot Air Ballooning (cost per person is 480 US Dollars), Nature walks etc
* Personal expenses such traveling insurance, excess baggage fee, communication charges that include, laundry, emails, faxes and phone calls beverages including luxury champagne, luxury spirits, beer, wines during meals or meals not indicated in the itinerary