12 Days Samburu Lake Naivasha Masai Mara Amboseli Tsavo west Tsavo East Mombasa Beach Holiday

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Day 1.Nairobi Samburu

Depart Nairobi in the morning heading north via shoulder of mount Kenya to Samburu Game reserve to arrive in good time for lunch at Samburu sopa lodge.

Day 2.Samburu Game reserve
Early morning game drive followed by breakfast, Mid-morning game viewing, Afternoon game view drive . Meals and overnight at sopa lodge

There is a wide variety of animal and bird life seen at Samburu Game  Reserve,Several species are considered unique to the region,All three big cats, lion, cheetah and leopard, can be found here, as well as elephants, buffalo and hippos.All three big cats, lion, cheetah and leopard, can be found here, as well as elephants, buffalo and hippos,over 350 species of bird. These include Somali ostrich, grey-headed kingfisher, sunbirds, bee-eaters, marabou stork, tawny eagle, bateleur, vulturine guineafowl, yellow throated spurfowl, lilac-breasted roller, palm nut vulture, red-billed hornbill, secretary bird, Verreaux’s eagle, superb starling, yellow-billed hornbill and vultures.

Day 3. Samburu  Lake Naivasha

Pre-breakfast game drive, afternoon depart for Naivasha ,arrival at Lake Naivasha will be in time for a delicious lunch at the Lake Naivasha Country Club or similar. The remainder of the afternoon will be at your leisure, with the opportunity of going on a nature walk, hiring a boat to take you the famous Crescent Island, or simply relaxing by the swimming pool. Dinner and overnight at Lake Naivasha Sopa lodge

Day 4.Hells Gate Mara

After breakfast depart from our Nairobi for a journey south along the floor of the Great Rift valley to Hell’s Gate National Park
Hell’s Gate National Park is a tiny park located between Lake Naivasha and Longonot and Suswa volcanoes and it is an ideal venue for a weekend retreat far from the urban life of Nairobi. The park provides a variety of wildlife, unusual flora and many species of birds and is one of the only two Kenyan Parks where climbing,
walking and biking are allowed. Animals seen here include Bushbucks, Dikdiks, Gazelles, Gnus, Hartebeests, Impalas, Klipspringers, Buffaloes, Hyraxes, Zebras, Hyenas, Jackals, Mongooses, Baboons, Monkeys and Porcupines amongst others
The park has historically been an important home for the rare lammergeyer vultures. over 103 species of birds have been recorded in this park, including vultures, Verreaux’s Eagles

In the afternoon depart for the Masai Mara game viewed enroute Mara Sopa Lodge for dinner and overnight.

Day 05&06: Masai Mara Game Reserve

Full days spent exploring the park in search of the big 5 – Optional balloon safari can be arranged at an extra cost of US$ 450 per person. Dinner and overnight stay at  Mara Sopa Lodge
The Mara offers wildlife in such variety and abundance that it is difficult to believe: over 450 species of animals have been recorded here. You will easily see lions, rhinos, hippos, crocodiles, giraffe, wildebeests, zebras, buffalo, warthogs, hyenas, jackals, wild dogs, buffalo, leopard, many kinds of antelopes and elephant. It is in the Mara that perhaps the most spectacular event of the natural world takes place. This is the annual migration of millions of wildebeest and zebra from the Serengeti (Tanzania) in search of water and pasture. Following on their heels are the predators of the savanna- lion, cheetah, wild dog, jackal, hyena and vultures.

Day 7 Masai Mara – Nairobi-Amboseli
Depart after breakfast and drive to Amboseli at the foot of the snow-capped Mt. Kilimanjaro, Africa’s highest peak. with game viewing enroute to the Lodge.. Dinner and overnight at Amboseli Serena Lodge

Day 8: Amboseli National Park

A full day in this photogenic park. Morning and afternoon game drives. Meals and overnight at  Amboseli Serena Lodge . Amboseli means ‘the place of water’ in
Maasai language. The park has an endless supply of water which is filtered through thousands of meters of volcanic rock from Mount Kilimanjaro. Animal species seen include elephant, zebra, wildebeest, giraffe, impala and leopard. Over 400 species of birds occur in the park includes pelican, bee eater, kingfisher, African fish eagle and pygmy falcon.

Day 9: Amboseli-Tsavo west

After an early breakfast depart for Tsavo West National Park which lies roughly half way between Nairobi and the Coast. Mzima Springs, the chief marvel here is a favorite haunt of hippos and crocodiles. Picnic lunch then proceed for an evening game drive to see large herds of elephants, buffalo, common waterbuck, eland, rhino and a wide variety of antelope. Dinner and overnight at Klilaguni Serena
Day 10:Tsavo west Tsavo East
Early morning game drive return to your lodge for breakfast, after breakfast leave for Tsavo East which is renowned for its large numbers of elephants and the famous man eating lions Game en route Via Aruba Dam to Voi safari lodge .Check in and have lunch at your lodge. In the afternoon, another game drive at the park later dinner and overnight at Voi safari lodge
Day 11:Tsavo East Mombasa
Early morning game drive. Soon after breakfast we proceed to Mombasa arriving at 1400 hrs.Drop off at a beach hotel to start a beach holiday.

Day 12 Mombasa.
Full day at leisure or enjoying optional beach activities,Dinner and
overnight at Bamburi Beach hotel/Whitesands beach hotel.

Day 13 & Day 15.Mombasa.

Another full day in Mombasa enjoying optional beach activities,dinner and overnight at Bamburi Beach hotel/Whitesands beach hotel

Day 14.Nairobi-Fly out

Morning at leisure,afternoon transfer to the airport for flight to Nairobi
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Package Includes:
-Transport in a 4×4 Land Cruiser with a pop up roof – each person is guaranteed a window seat
– Services of a professional English speaking guides
– Game drives as per the itinerary
– Game parks or national parks entry fees;
– Accommodations in self contained Tents fitted with camp beds/Linen is provided
– Three meals per day whilst on safari, prepared by our cook
– 1 litre Mineral water per person per day

Price excludes:
– Drinks
– Tipping
– Cultural visits to Maasai villages
– Personal effects
– Kenya Visas
– Hotel accommodation in Nairobi before and after the safari

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