Nairobi - Samburu Game Reserve - Ol Pejeta - Lake Nakuru - Maasai Mara - Nairobi
This awesome itinerary takes in virtually everything Kenya has to offer from the great plains of the Mara to the spectacle of Lake Nakuru and its flamingos .
Prices Start from: £1538 per person.
Day 1 – Arrival Jomo Kenyatta airport - Nairobi
Upon arrival at Jomo Kenyatta International Airport – Nairobi, you will be welcomed by our representative and transferred to your hotel for check in. Depending on your arrival time, you will have the rest of the day at leisure. Lunch and dinner on own arrangement with overnight at Intercontinental Hotel ()
Day 2 - Nairobi - Samburu Game Reserve
Following breakfast we drive north and stop for lunch at Trout Tree Restaurant. In the afternoon we drive to the Samburu Game Reserve in Kenya’s Northern Frontier District. We spend the next two nights in the magnificent reserves with a visit to Uaso Nyiro River. All meals and overnight at Samburu Simba Lodge (BLD)
Days 3 – Samburu Game Reserve
Morning and afternoon game drives will take you into the semi-desert thorn bush bordering the Uaso Nyiro River. Arrangements may also be made (at an additional cost of approximately $20 per person) to visit a Samburu village. All meals and overnight accommodations are at Samburu Simba Lodge (BLD)
Day 4 – Samburu – Drive to Ol Pejeta Conservancy
After breakfast and check out you will be depart and drive back to the outskirts of Nanyuki town. The Ol Pejeta Conservancy – a 90,000-acre private wildlife conservancy – is situated on the equator, in Kenya’s Laikipia District, between the foot hills of the Aberdares and the magnificent snow-capped Mount Kenya. The Ol Pejeta Conservancy boasts an astounding variety of animals, including the “Big Five” (the endangered black and white rhino leopard, elephant, buffalo and lion), Grevy’s zebra, Jackson’s hartebeest, cheetah and chimpanzee. The combination of amazing wildlife and stunning views across the open plains of Ol Pejeta guarantees an unforgettable safari experience. Arrive for check in and lunch at your camp followed by some time to rest before departing for an afternoon game drive. Dinner and overnight at Sweetwater’s Tented Camp (BLD)
Day 5 –Ol Pejeta – Drive to Nakuru National Park
After breakfast depart and drive via Thomson falls to Lake Nakuru National Park arriving for late Lunch at your camp. Afternoon at leisure with Dinner and overnight at Flamingo Hill Tented camp (BLD)
Day 6 – Lake Nakuru National Park
With picnic lunches depart for a full day game drives in the park. A shallow alkaline lake on the bed of the Great Rift Valley, Lake Nakuru is home to thousands of Greater and Lesser flamingos and various water birds. The rich acacia savannah shelters numerous bird species, elands, leopards, lions, buffalos and other plain game. The park also has a well guarded rhino sanctuary for both the black and the rare white rhino. Sunset return to your camp for dinner and overnight at Flamingo Hill Tented camp (BLD)
Day 7 – Lake Nakuru- Drive to Masai Mara N. Game Reserve
Check out after breakfast and traverse the Rift Valley and ascend its western rim into the Masai land. Red-clad with spears, Masai warriors tend their herds of cattle among the wildlife, admirably unmoved by the presence of large predators. Arrive for check in and lunch at your lodge/camp followed by an afternoon game drive in search of wildlife. Dinner and Overnight at Mara Simba Lodge (BLD)
Day 8 & 9 – Masai Mara National Game Reserve
Morning and afternoon game drives in this spectacular game reserve, all with superb photographic opportunities. Apart from the seasonal migration, game viewing is excellent year round. Game includes :- elephant, Black Rhino, buffalo, wildebeest, Burchell’s zebra, hartebeest, various antelope and gazelle, lion, leopard, giraffe, elephant cheetah, hippo, crocodile and much more. All meals and Overnight at Mara Simba Lodge (BLD)
Day 10 – Masai – Drive to Nairobi - Depart
After breakfast at your Lodge you will check out and drive back to Nairobi arriving for lunch at one of the famous restaurants. After lunch, and depending on your departure flight timings your will be transferred Jomo Kenyatta airport for your onward flight. End of Safari.