Safari highlights

  • Start/End: Nairobi
  • Status: Open all-year round
  • Nairobi – 1 Night: Fairview Hotel
  • Samburu – 2 Nights: Samburu Intrepids Camp
  • Sweetwaters – 2 Nights: Sweetwaters Tented Camp
  • Mount Kenya – 1 Night: Mount Kenya Safari Club
  • Lake Nakuru – 1 Night: Sarova Lion Hill Game Lodge
  • Maasai Mara – 3 Nights: Fairmont Mara Safari Club
  • Diani – 3 Nights: Afrochic Diani Beach

Activities: Game viewing, birding, photography, boat rides, trekking, horse riding, nature walks and beach activities

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 Fairview Hotel for overnight stay.

Overnight: Fairview Hotel 

Meal plan: BB (Bed & Breakfast)

Day 2: Nairobi – Transfer to Samburu

You will be picked from your Nairobi hotel by our driver. Immediately 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: Lunch & Dinner

Day 3: 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 4: Samburu – Transfer to Sweetwaters

Depart Samburu after breakfast arriving in time for lunch at Sweetwaters Wildlife Sanctuary. 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 as well.

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

Day 5: 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 6: Sweetwaters – Transfer Mt. Kenya

Depart for Mt. Kenya after breakfast to arrive just before lunch time. You will relax at the lodge and take nature walks.

Overnight: Mount Kenya Safari Club
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner

Day 7: Mount Kenya – Transfer to Lake Nakuru

Have breakfast then depart for Lake Nakuru arriving before lunch time.  Later afternoon game drive to see one of the largest ornithological spots, Flamingo, and a variety of wildlife not forgetting the famous white Rhino and black rhino found in this park.

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

Day 8: Lake Nakuru – Transfer to Maasai Mara 

After breakfast leave Lake Nakuru for Maasai Mara arriving in time for lunch. You will have a game drive as you head to the camp for lunch. Another game drive will be at 4p.m. Look out for Lion, Cheetah, Elephant, Buffalo.

Overnight: Fairmont Mara
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner

Day 9 & 10: Maasai Mara – Full day game drives

These 2 whole 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. In between game drives, there will be picnic lunch along the banks of Mara River.

Overnight: Fairmont Mara
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner

Day 11: Maasai Mara – Transfer to Nairobi – Diani (By flight)

Have another game drive before breakfast then return to the camp for breakfast. Later, you will be dropped at the airstrip for a flight to Diani. Upon arrival in Diani, you will be transferred to the hotel.

Meals: Breakfast & Lunch

Overnight: AfroChic Diani

Meal Plan: Full Board Basis

Day 12 & 13: Diani – Own activities

Leisure activities

Overnight: AfroChic Diani

Meal Plan: Full Board Basis

Day 14: Diani – Transfer to Nairobi (By Flight)

Have breakfast then a transfer to Diani Airport for your flight back to Nairobi. Once you arrive, you will either be transferred to the main airport or Nairobi hotel.

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 entry fees to all named parks
– Accommodation and meals as mentioned in the tour description
– Drinking water
– Transportation in a 4*4 Land Cruiser with pop-up roof to facilitate game viewing and photography
– All game drives as mentioned in the tour description
– Services of professional tour driver/guide (s)
Internal flight; Mara – Diani – Nairobi
– Accommodation in Diani on full board basis
– All airport transfers in Mara, Diani and 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 and any other interested activity

Request for: 14 Days/13 Nights of Kenya Safari & Diani Beach