11 Days / 10 nights : Bird Watchers paradise

This safari is ideal for bird lovers. Each of the selected destinations contain high concentrations of bird life. These include: Samburu National Reserve, Ol Pejeta, Lake Naivasha, Lake Bogoria, Lake Bogoria and Kakamega Forest. This tour is expertly planned so you will have the opportunity to see a wide variety of bird species across Kenya.

Route

A nairobiB SamburuC Ol Pejeta ConservancyD NaivashaE Lake BogoriaF Baringo CountyG KakamegaH Nairobi

  • Nairobi I 1 Night Intercontinetal Hotel :
  • Samburu Game Reserve – 2 nights Samburu Sopa Lodge
  • Olpejeta Conservancy – 1night Serena Sweetwaters Camp
  • Lake Naivasha – 1 night Lake Naivasha Sopa Lodge
  • Lake Bogoria – 1 night Lake Bogoria Spa
  • Lake Baringo– 2 nights Soi Safari Lodge
  • Kakamega Forest – 2 nights Rondo Retreat
  • Kakamega – Drive back to Nairobi

Day 1: Transfer Jomo Kenyatta Airport - transfer to Nairobi Hotel

Pick-up from Jomo Kenyatta Internal Airport or hotel in Nairobi by our representative  who will transfer you to the hotel and give you a pre-safari briefing. Check-in for overnight.

Overnight: Intercontinental Hotel

Meals: Bed & Breakfast

Day 2– Nairobi to Samburu Game Reserve (7 hours’ drive)

Check-out after breakfast and then proceed to Samburu Game Reserve where you will arrive in time for lunch.

Enjoy an afternoon game drive from 4O’clock (2 Hours)

Dinner and overnight at the lodge

Overnight: Samburu Sopa Lodge

Meals: Lunch & Dinner
Approx driving time: 7 Hours

Day 3: Nairobi – Full day Samburu

This day you will rise with the sun for an early morning game drive, returning to the lodge for breakfast.

12:30 Hrs. – Lunch at the lodge

Enjoy an afternoon game drive from 4O’clock (2 Hours)

Dinner and overnight at the lodge

Overnight: Samburu Sopa Lodge

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch & dinner

Day 4: Samburu– Olpejeta Conservancy

After breakfast depart for Nanyuki where you will arrive at the camp in time for lunch. Later in the afternoon visit the Chimpanzee Sanctuary and an afternoon game drive at the Conservancy. 

Returning to the camp for dinner and overnight.

Overnight: Sweetwaters Tented Camp

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch & dinner

Approx driving time : 3 Hours

Day 5: Olpejeta – Lake Naivasha

After breakfast check-out and leave for Lake Naivasha where you will arrive in time for lunch.

Afternoon at own leisure strolling at the lodges’ lawns looking for beautiful birds. (Optional activities at an extra cost: Boat Ride, Crescent Island walk or hiking at hell's gate)

Dinner and overnight at the lodge

Overnight: Lake Naivasha Sopa Lodge

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch & dinner

Approx driving time: 4 hours

Day 6: Lake Naivasha – Lake Bogoria

0700 Hrs. After breakfast check-out and leave for Lake Bogoria  to arrive at the resort in time for lunch.

4’oclock Enjoy an afternoon game drive / bird watching at Lake Bogoria National Park.

With dinner and overnight at the resort.

Overnight: Lake Bogoria Spa Resort camping

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner

Approx driving time: 4 hours

Day 7: Lake Bogoria – Lake Baringo

Check-out after breakfast and leave for Lake Baringo where you will arrive at the lodge  in time for lunch. 

Later in the evening enjoy an afternoon game drive, returning to the lodge for dinner and overnight.

Overnight: Soi Safari Lodge

Meals: Breakfast, lunch & dinner

Approximate driving time: 1.5 Hours

Day 8: Full Day in Baringo

Check-out after breakfast and leave for bird watching at the lake shores

12:30 Hrs. Lunch at the lodge.

Later in the afternoon continue with bird watching returning to the lodge for dinner and overnight.

Optional Boat safari at an extra cost.

Overnight: Soi Safari Lodge

Meals: Breakfast, lunch & dinner

Day 9 Lake Bogoria - Kakamega Forest

0700 Hrs. Check-out after breakfast and leave for Kakamega Forest where you will arrive in time for lunch. Enjoy an afternoon walk in the forest in search of birds and primates. Returning to the lodge for dinner and overnight.

Overnight at Rondo Retreat Center

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner

Approx driving time:

Day 10 – Whole Day in Kakamega

This day you will have the opportunity to have extensive walk in the forest in search of the beautiful bird species and monkeys.

All meals will be served at the hotel.

Overnight: Rondo Retreat Center

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner

Day 11: Kakamega – Drive back to Nairobi

Check-out after breakfast and leave for Nairobi where on arrival you will be transferred to the Airport to board your onward flight. Optional Lunch at an extra cost.

Meals: Breakfast

Approx drive time: 8 Hours

End of Safari!!

 

 

Note:

 

  • Rate is per person in US$
  • Availability quoted above is subject to room availability, in the event where above camps/lodges are fully booked we shall suggest comparative accommodation within the same price range where possible.                                                                                                    

Rates Quoted above are inclusive of the following: -

  • Accommodations as mentioned above.
  • All meals while on safari as mentioned above.
  • Transport in a safari van  fitted with a telescopic roof hatch to facilitate photography.
  • All game park entrance fees as per the itinerary.
  • English speaking driver/guide throughout your safari.

Not Included: -

  • Passport and Visa Fees.
  • International airfare / domestic  flights
  • Airport Departure taxes
  • Travel and trip cancellation insurance
  • Accommodation in Nairobi after the safari.
  • Lunch on the last day.
  • Any services not mentioned
  • Personal expenses such a room service, laundry, alcoholic and non- alcoholic drinks, telephone calls, hotel incidental expenses, etc.
  • Gratuities for Drivers, Guides and Porters.
  • Optional activities: Boat safari, Crescent Island Walk or any other interested activity.