KENYA is a country endowed with ernemous resources when it comes to wildlife encounters. This 8 Day safari is meant to show you the very best of Kenya in a nutshell. Visit some of the most prolific national parks, encounter great masses of wildlife and birds.
Day 1 – Nairobi – Amboseli
Accommodation: Oltukai Lodge
Pick up from your respective hotels or Amboseli Airport in the morning and drive to Amboseli National Park which is famous for its scenery with a backdrop of snow-capped Mount Kilimanjaro, which dominates the landscape, and open plains. Arriving with a short game drive at OlTukai lodge, check in,have lunch, and a short rest . Afternoon game drive at the park later dinner and overnight at OlTukai lodge.
Day 2 – Amboseli – Nairobi
Accommodation: Sarova Panafric Hotel
Early morning breakfast game en-route leave Amboseli for Nairobi arriving in time for lunch at Sarova Panafric Hotel, check in, and have lunch. In the afternoon drive to Karen blixen and Giraffe center to feed giraffe for an excursion. Later drive back to Sarova Panafric Hotel for dinner and overnight.
Day 3 – Nairobi – Samburu
Accommodation: Ashnil Samburu Camp
Early morning breakfast at Sarova Panafric Hotel and depart for Samburu National reserve through Mount Kenya. You will pass through Equator line Nyanyuki town. You will arrive with a short game en-route at Samburu. Check in at Ashnil Samburu camp and have lunch. Later afternoon game drive across the park which is a unique resident wildlife species like the Reticulated Giraffe, Grevy’s Zebra, Beisa Oryx, and the Blue legged Somali Ostrich. Dinner and overnight at Ashnil Samburu camp.
Day 4 – Samburu – Aberdare
Accommodation: The Ark Hotel
Early morning game drive, then you break for breakfast at your camp. After breakfast leave Samburu for Aberdare arriving with a short game en-rout. Check in at Aberdare Hotel, have lunch and relax. Afternoon transfer across Aberdares park to The Ark lodge, The Ark has four viewing decks with balconies and lounges to provide superb game viewing from the comfort of the lodge. The animals come to you! Later dinner and overnight at The Ark hotel.
Day 5 – Aberdare – Lake Nakuru.
Accommodation: Sarova Lionhill Lodge
Early morning breakfast game en-route leave Aberdare for Lake Nakuru you will pass through the Great Rift Valley escarpment, arriving in time for lunch and check in at Sarova lion hill Lodge. Afternoon game drive across the Pink Lake often referred so due to its Great masses of Flamingos not forgetting the famous white Rhino and black rhino found in this park. Dinner and overnight at Sarova Lion Hill lodge.
Day 6 – Lake Nakuru – Maasai Mara
Accommodation: Sarova Mara Game Camp
Early morning breakfast. After breakfast leave Lake Nakuru for Masai Mara you will pass through Narok town Masai famous town. You will arrive in time for lunch, check in at Ashnil Mara camp or Sarova Mara game Camp and have lunch. Afternoon game drive through the park in search of the lion, cheetah, elephant, buffalo. Dinner and overnight at Ashnil Mara camp or Sarova Mara game
Day 7 – Maasai Mara National Reserve
Accommodation: Sarova Mara Game Camp
Early morning game drive game drive return back to camp for breakfast. After breakfast, full day is spent in the park with packed lunch in search of its popular residents like the well known predators and their opponents like the Zebra, Wildebeest, Giraffe, Hippo and the dangerous Crocodiles with a visit to Mara river. Meals and overnight at Ashnil Mara camp or Sarova Mara game Camp.
Day 8 – Masai Mara – Nairobi
Lunch: Carnivore Restaurant
Early morning breakfast at your camp or lodge check out of the camp and park and drive to Nairobi arriving in time for lunch. Lunch at carnivore afterwards drop off at your respective hotel or Amboseli Airport around 03.00 p.m. If you have evening flight you can do more game drive with packed lunch till around 12:00 p.m. lunch time. After drive to Nairobi you arrive in Nairobi at around 05.00 to 06.00 p.m. drop off at airport or back to your hotel.