This safari offers the best of lodge and luxury Tented accommodations, an amazing views of the landscape, unique species of samburu, chimpanzee sanctuary at sweetwaters and spectacular service of hospitable people.
Day 1: Nairobi.
On arrival at Jomo Kenyatta International Airport, you are met by our representative and transfer to Stanley hotel for overnight stay on Bed and breakfast.
Day 2: Mount Kenya Region
After breakfast, we will depart and proceed through the central part of Kenya rich with agricultural activities to Ol pajeta conservancy, a privately owned property with abundant wildlife and home to black rhino, buffalo, Gazelle, baboon, lions and jackal. After lunch, we will have a visit to Chimpanzee sanctuary founded by Dr. Jane Goodall, a respected conservationist. Spectacular views of Mt. Kenya are expected on a clear day.
Day 3: Samburu Game Reserve
After breakfast, we will have a game drive en route to Samburu Game reserve that is characterized by rugged terrains dominated by dramatic hills with acacia and Doum palm trees along the Ewaso Nyiro River. Fantastic bird life and rare species of animals includes the Somali Ostrich, Besia Oryx, Gerenuk, gravy zebra, Reticulated Giraffe and Greater Kudu. Arrive in time for lunch followed by afternoon game drive. Have dinner and overnight stay at Sarova Shaba Game Lodge on full board basis.
Day 3: Full day in Samburu
Have a full day at Samburu with morning and afternoon game drives searching for more animals.
Day 4: Lake Nakuru National Park
Have early breakfast and depart to Lake Nakuru National Park which was created to protect the huge flocks of over a million lesser and greater flamingo that breed and nest at the edge of Lake Nakuru, giving it the characteristic pink rim. A stop-over at Thomson’s falls for scenic and rest area. Proceed with the drive crossing the equator then down the east wall of the Great Rift Valley to Nakuru. Enjoy an afternoon game drive where you have a chance to see the endangered white rhino. Other wildlife found here includes lions, leopards, zebra, gazelles, eland, giraffe and the hyrax. Have dinner and overnight stay at Sarova Lion Hill Lodge on full board basis.
Day 5: Masai Mara Game Reserve
Today, your journey takes you South West to Masai Mara National reserve, the most visited and famous national reserves in Kenya. It is also where the movie ‘Out of Africa’ was filmed. You will arrive in time for lunch. Afternoon game drive across the beautiful dotted plains of Mara in search for large prides of lions and other cat’s family species like cerval cat, cheetah, and leopard including herbivores like Topi, Hartebeest, Oribi as well as many other mammals, reptiles and amphibian species. Have dinner and overnight stay at Mara Sarova Tented Camp.
Day 6: Full day at Masai Mara
You will spend a full day at Mara searching for more animals including the visit to the Mara River and enjoy the views of Hippos laying lazily. Other optional activities include a visit to a local Masai village where you can interact with local people and learn of their culture and traditions.
Day 7: Departure
Have an early morning game drive followed by breakfast, Fare Masai Mara goodbye and return back to Nairobi arriving early evening and transfer to Jomo Kenyatta International Airport for your flight back home.