Safari Highlights

  • Start/End: Nairobi
  • Status: Open all-year round
  • Nairobi – 1 Night: Giraffe Manor Hotel
  • Amboseli – 2 Nights: Ol Tukai Lodge
  • Aberdares – 1 Night: The Ark Lodge
  • Samburu – 2 Nights: Samburu Intrepids Camp
  • Sweetwaters – 2 Nights: Sweetwaters Tented Camp
  • Lake Nakuru – 1 Night: Sarova Lion Hill Lodge
  • Maasai Mara – 3 Nights: Fairmont Mara Safari Club

Activities: Game viewing, birding, photography, cultural visit, nature walk and sight seeing

Detailed Itinerary

Day 1: Nairobi – Arrival: Meet & Greet

Upon arrival at Jomo Kenyatta International Airport, you will be met by our company representative/tour guide who will transfer you to Giraffe Manor Hotel for overnight stay.

You will visit Giraffe Centre while at the hotel.

Overnight: Giraffe Manor Hotel 

Meal plan: Full Board

Day 2: Nairobi – Transfer to Amboseli

Upon arrival at the airport, you will be met by our company driver/representative. Immediately depart for Amboseli to arrive before lunch time. Have a short game drive as you head to the lodge for lunch. Check in and later enjoy lunch then relax before your afternoon game drive at 4 O’clock for 2 hours. Return later to the lodge for dinner and overnight stay.

Overnight: Ol Tukai

Meals: Lunch & Dinner

Day 3: Amboseli – Full day

Spend this day with pre-breakfast and afternoon game drives. The rest of the time is spent in the lodge.

Overnight: Ol Tukai

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner

Day 4: Amboseli – Transfer to Aberdares

Have an early morning breakfast and immediately depart for Aberdares to arrive at lunch time. Lunch will be served at Aberdares Country Lodge. Later enjoy a joint game drive as you drive to The Ark lodge for dinner and overnight stay. At the lodge you will enjoy game viewing at a deck overlooking a waterhole.

Overnight: The Ark Lodge

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner

Day 5: Aberdares – Transfer to Samburu

Have breakfast then depart for Samburu passing through the equator line to Samburu land. Arrive with a short game drive en route to the camp for lunch. After lunch, relax before a game drive at 4p.m. Samburu Park has unique residents including the Reticulated Giraffe, Grevy’s Zebra, Beisa Oryx and the Blue legged Somali Ostrich.

Overnight: Samburu Intrepids
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner

Day 6: Samburu – Full day

Enjoy morning and afternoon game drives in search of unique northern Kenya species such as the reticulated giraffe, beisa oryx, Grevy’s zebra, and the long-necked gerenuk. Much of the reserve consists of desert landscape; dusty red plains broken by thorny scrub, featuring dramatic views of table top Mt Ol Olokwe on the horizon. All meals are taken at the camp.

Overnight: Samburu Intrepids
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner

Day 7: Samburu – Transfer to Sweetwaters

Have breakfast at the camp and immediately depart for Sweetwaters. This is a beautiful private game reserve and home to rare species such as Beisa oryx, Rothschild’s giraffe and black rhino. Game drives here reveal the full range of African wildlife including lion, leopard, cheetah, elephant and hippo. Enjoy a private visit with the tame animals at the wildlife orphanage. Observe chimps at the Chimpanzee Sanctuary.

Overnight: Sweetwaters Tented Camp
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner

Day 8: Sweetwaters – Full day

Enjoy this day with a morning game drive after breakfast till lunch time where you come back to the camp for lunch. Enjoy a private visit with the tame animals at the wildlife orphanage. Observe chimps at the Chimpanzee Sanctuary and visit Rhino Sanctuary as well.

Spend the afternoon relaxing by the pool area and later have another game drive at 4p.m.

Overnight: Sweetwaters Tented Camp
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner

Day 9: Sweetwaters – Transfer to Lake Nakuru

Leave Sweetwaters for Lake Nakuru arriving in time for lunch at Sarova Lion Hill. Relax and later have a game drive at 4p.m. You will meet great masses of Flamingos not forgetting the endangered white and black rhino found in this park.

Overnight: Sarova Lion Hill
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner

Day 10: Lake Nakuru – Transfer to Maasai Mara

Have an early breakfast then depart for Maasai Mara to arrive for lunch at the lodge. Have lunch then relax before an afternoon game drive at 4 o’clock.

Overnight: Fairmont Mara

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner

Day 11 & 12: Maasai Mara – Full day game drives

These 2 days will be spent with morning and afternoon game drives that lead one to some of Africa’s largest lion prides, herds of zebra, antelopes, buffaloes, wildebeest, giraffes, cheetahs, and hyenas. There will be picnic lunches on all the days. Look out for the migration.

Optional Activities: Balloon ride and visit to Maasai Village

Overnight: Fairmont Mara

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner

Day 13: Maasai Mara – Transfer to Nairobi (By Flight)

Have breakfast at the camp then be transferred to the airstrip for a flight to Nairobi. Upon arrival, you will be picked by our driver who will transfer to Carnivore Restaurant. Later be dropped at your hotel or airport.

Meals: Breakfast & Lunch

RATES – Contact Us

Notes;-

  • Rates are per person in USD
  • Accommodation is subject to availability
  • Balloon ride rate is $450 per adult
  • Maasai village visit is $30 per person

Inclusive of;

– All government taxes/VAT
– Park fees in all the parks
– Accommodation at Giraffe Manor on full board basis
– Accommodation while on safari on full board basis
– Drinking water
– Transport and game drives in a customized safari 4*4 Land Cruiser with a pop-up roof to facilitate game viewing and photography
– All game drives as mentioned in the tour description
– Services of professional tour driver/guide
– Lunch on the last day at Carnivore Restaurant
Internal flight; Mara – Nairobi
– Airport transfers in Nairobi

 

Exclusive of;

– International flights from home and back
– Tips & porterage
– Visa fees (if applicable)
– Travel insurance
– Other personal items
– Optional Activities: Hot Air Balloon ride ($450 per person), cultural visit to Maasai Village ($30 per person) or any other interested activity

Request for: 13 Days/12 Nights Kenya Honeymoon Safari