Overview

Take a step out of the track for 7 days. Go on for 2 nights in the Samburu and prepare yourself for a rewarding cultural experience with the local tribes. Spend a night in the mountain range setting of Aberdare, with its exquisite primate wildlife. As you come back south, ponder on what you’ve seen so far as you relax on the floor of the Great Rift Valley, surrounded by wooded and bushy grassland, gazing at Lake Nakuru. Freshened up, go on to close your trip with 2 nights of classic Big 5 action in The Mara.    

 

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Highlights

Samburu: Home to the Famous Lions Elsa & Kamunyak

Ol Pejeta: Largest Black Rhino Conservancy in East Africa

Lake Naivasha: Bird Sanctuary.

Masai Mara: Game Drive, Big 5 Viewing

Nairobi: City Tour

Itinerary

Day 1: Nairobi 

Arrive at Jomo Kenyatta International Airport. Meet our local representative and proceed to the hotel for check-in. Overnight at Nairobi. (D)

 

Day 2: Nairobi – Samburu National Reserve (Approx 6 Hours Drive)

After breakfast proceed to Samburu National Reserve. It is home to some distinctive wildlife like Gerenuk Antelope that stands on its hind legs to feed, Reticulated Giraffe which is native to the northeast part of Africa and also known as the Somali Giraffe, The rare Gravy’s Zebra with its furry ears is the Largest and most threatened among the three species of Zebras. Along with mammals, the park is home to various species of Birds like Somali Ostriches with their distinctive blue legs, Tawny Eagle, Verreaux’s Eagle, Bateleur, Vulturine Guinea fowl, Superb Starling, Secretary Bird, Northern Red Billed & Yellow-Billed Hornbills and Palm Nut Vulture are some to name. Upon arrival check in to the hotel. Then proceed for the Afternoon Game Drive. Overnight at Samburu (B, L, D) 

 

Day 3: Samburu 

After breakfast proceed for Full Day Game Drive. You may get a chance to spot Elephants, Oryx, DikDik, Gazelle, Impala, Black Rhinos, Cheetahs, and a vast variety of Birdlife. The other area of the park Includes the Ewaso Nyiro River where large crocodiles are seen having Sun Bath on the banks. The parks has a variety of landscapes to offer with Riverine Forests, Rugged Hills, Broken Volcanic Rocks, Red Dirt, and Dried River beds. Overnight at Samburu (B, L, D)

 

Day 4: Samburu – Ol Pejeta Conservancy (Approx 4 Hours Drive)

After breakfast proceed to Ol Pejeta Conservancy as we drive via the Equator. It is arguably the best place to photograph Rhinos and also the home to the two last remaining Northern White Rhinos. The Sweet Waters Chimpanzee Sanctuary here provides a home to the Orphaned, Abandoned, and Rescued Chimpanzees and also the only place in Kenya where these great Apes can be seen. One can enjoy Nocturnal Game Drive at Optional Cost which can only be booked on the spot. Overnight at Ol Pejeta (B, L, D)  

 

Day 5: Ol Pejeta – Lake Naivasha (Approx 5 Hours Drive)

Early Morning Game Drive at Sweet Waters. After breakfast proceed to Lake Naivasha. Arrive at Naivasha by Lunch Time and check-in at Hotel. Post Lunch enjoy Boat Ride in Lake Naivasha. Lake Naivasha is a freshwater lake and also a part of the Great Rift Valley. It is home to various types of wildlife including 400 Species of Birds like Cormorants, Pelicans, Spoonbills, Fish Eagle and Much more along with a sizable population of Hippos. Overnight stay at Lake Naivasha. (B, L, D)

 

Day 6: Lake Naivasha – Masai Mara

After breakfast proceed to the famous Masai Mara Game Reserve via the Great Rift Valley. Arrive at Masai Mara and check in at Lodge. Post lunch enjoy a thrilling experience of Game Viewing at the Mara, Spotting Lions, Cheetahs, and other Predators and scavengers. Overnight at Masai Mara. (B, L, D)

 

Day 7: Masai Mara

After breakfast enjoy Safari Game Drive – an adventurous excursion in the Masai Mara National reserve in Savannah grasslands. We get a chance to have a close encounter with The Big Five – Lion, Leopard, Rhinoceros, Elephant, Cape buffalo and other wild animals like Gazelles, Giraffes, Zebras, Cheetahs, Hyenas, etc. from our open roof safari van. We also visit local Masai village to know the life of Masai tribes, their distinctive attire, customs, and culture. Overnight stay at Masai Mara Area. (B, L, D)

 

Day 8: Masai Mara – Nairobi

After breakfast check out and proceed to Nairobi. Upon arrival explore Nairobi city, visit the Nairobi Hill View Point to have a panoramic view of the city, residential area, and the Parliament Building followed by a visit to Nairobi Square – God’s Corner and Nairobi National Museum – presenting Kenya’s history, nature, culture, and contemporary art. Also, visit Snake Park and Botanical Gardens. Overnight stay at Nairobi. (B, L, D)

 

Day 9: Nairobi Departure

After breakfast transfer to Nairobi airport. Tour concludes. (B)

Inclusions & Exclusions

What is included in the tour

  • 02 Nights Stay at Samburu National Park in Suggested or Similar Category Lodge
  • 01 Night Stay at Ol Pejeta Conservancy in Suggested or Similar Category Lodge
  • 01 Night Stay at Lake Naivasha in Suggested or Similar Category Lodge
  • 02 Nights Stay at Masai Mara in Suggested or Similar Category Lodge
  • 02 Nights Stay at Nairobi in Suggested or Similar Category Lodge
  • All meals as specified in the Itinerary
  • Nairobi Airport Pick Up and Drop
  • Transfers by Private Vehicles
  • Game Drives in 4X4 Safari Vehicles as per the Itinerary
  • Boat Ride in Lake Naivasha
  • All Park entry fees and Permits
  • Service of qualified English-speaking Driver cum Guide
  • 1L Packaged drinking water per person per day while on a road safari
  • 24 X 7 Telephone assistance

What is NOT included in the tour

  • Applicable GST on total package cost
  • Applicable TCS (Tax Collected at Source)
  • Airfare (International / Domestic) & Airport Taxes
  • Visa and Travel Insurances charges
  • Any other meals other than those mentioned in the itinerary
  • Early check-in and late checkout are subject to availability which may attract additional cost.
  • Any other sightseeing other than mentioned in the itinerary
  • Optional Activities (Hot Air Balloon Safari, Tribal village visit, etc)
  • Any item of personal nature like tips, laundry, telephone calls, etc
  • Staff gratuities
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