12 Days / 11 Nights Explore Kenya safari

This safari will take you to some of the world’s most exciting National parks. The safari kicks off from Nairobi to Masai Mara National Reserve known for its superb plains scenery, unmatched safari activities and diverse wildlife. Featuring some of the highest wildlife densities in Africa, Masai Mara is the best place to spot the Big Five. This safari give you an opportunity to visit Tsavo East and West National Parks and will cut across the Great Rift Valley and Lakes Naivasha and Nakuru.

Location

  • Nairobi – 1 Mvuli House (BB)
  • Tsavo East – 2 Nights : Voi Safari Lodge
  • Tsavo West – 1 Night : Ngulia Safari Lodge
  • Amboseli National Park – 2 Nights: AA Amboseli lodge
  • Lake Naivasha  – 1 Night :  Naivasha Sweet LakeResort
  • Lake Bogoria National Park – 1 Night:  Lake Bogoria Spa
  • Lake Nakuru Lodge – 1 Night: Kivu Resort
  • Masai Mara Game Reserve – 2 Nights Olmoran Tented Camp
  • Drive back to Nairobi

Activities: Game viewing, photography, sightseeing, birding and cultural visits.

Detailed Itinerary

Day 1: Jomo Kenyatta Airport transfer to Nairobi Hotel

Upon arrival at Jomo Kenyatta Airport and clearing with Immigration and Customs formalities you will be met by our representative who will transfer you to the hotel and give you a pre-safari briefing. Check-in at the hotel for overnight.

Overnight: Mvuli House Hotel (Bed & Breakfast)

Day 2: Nairobi to Tsavo East National Park

You will be picked from the hotel after breakfast and depart for Tsavo East National Park where you will arrive in time for lunch. Check in for 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: Voi Safari Lodge

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner

Approx drive time: 7 Hours

Day 3: Full day in Tsavo

Rise up with the sun for the early morning game drive, returning to the lodge for breakfast.

You will have time to enjoy the lodge facilities as you wait for lunch.

4Oclock enjoy the evening game drive. Returning to the lodge for dinner and overnight

Overnight: Voi Safari Lodge

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner

Day 4: Tsavo East to Tsavo West

After breakfast check-out and proceed to Tsavo West where you will arrive with an en-route game drive to arrive at the lodge in time for lunch.

Later in the evening have you afternoon game drive with a visit to Mzima Springs (4 O’clock for 2 Hours)

Returning to the lodge for dinner and overnight.

Overnight: Ngulia Safari Lodge

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner

Approx driving time: 3 Hours

Day 5: Tsavo to Amboseli National Park

Check-out after breakfast and depart for an en-route game drive, thereafter proceed to Amboseli National Park where you will check-in at the lodge for lunch.

4Oclock have your evening game drive. (2 Hours)

Overnight: AA Amboseli Lodge

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner

Approx driving hours

Day 6: Full day in Amboseli

Rise up with the sun for the early morning game drive, returning to the lodge for breakfast.

You will have time to enjoy the camp facilities as you wait for lunch.

4Oclock enjoy the evening game drive. Returning to the lodge for dinner and overnight

Overnight: AA Amboseli Lodge

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner

Day 7: Amboseli to Lake Naivasha

Check out after breakfast depart for Lake Naivasha via Nairobi with a brief stop at the Great Rift Valley view point where you will have a chance to take pictures of the breath taking view….. Upon arrival check-in at the camp for lunch. Afternoon will be at own leisure (optional activities in Naivasha at an extra cost include Boat safari, Crescent Island walk, Hiking at Hell’s gate National Park)

 Dinner and overnight at the camp. NOTE: No game drive in Naivasha

Overnight: Naivasha Sweet Lake Resort

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner

Approx driving time

Day 8: Lake Naivasha – Lake Bogoria National Park

After breakfast check-out and leave for Lake Bogoria National Park where you will arrive in time for lunch. Later you will enjoy your evening game drive / bird watching from 4 O’clock for 2 hours. Return later to the Resort for dinner and overnight stay.

Overnight: Lake Bogoria Spa Resort

Meals: Lunch & Dinner
Aprrox dring time: 4 hours

Day 9: Bogoria to Lake Nakuru National Park (1.5 Hours’ drive)

After breakfast for Lake Nakuru arriving in time for lunch at the  camp. Relax by the pool area as you wait for the afternoon game drive later in the afternoon. If luck is on your side you might spot the elusive Leopard and the endangered Black and white Rhinos found in this park. Exit the park by 18:00 Hrs and return to the resort.

Overnight: Kivu Resort
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner

Approx driving time: 1.5 hours

Day 10: Lake Nakuru – Transfer to Maasai Mara

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

Overnight: Olmoran Tented Camp

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner

approx driving time: 7 Hours

Day 11 :Maasai Mara – Full day in Mara

These day 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.

Optional Activities: Balloon ride and visit to Maasai Village

Overnight: Olmoran Tented Camp

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner

Day 12: Mara – Drive back to Nairobi

Have breakfast at the camp then check out and drive to Nairobi arriving around lunch time. Optional Lunch at Carnivore Restaurant at an extra cost. Afterwards drop off at a hotel in Nairobi or the Airport to check-in for your onward flight

Meals: Breakfast

Approx driving time: 7 hours

Notes:-

  • Rates per person in USD
  • Accommodation is subject to availability
  • Rate for Land Cruiser available upon request
     

Inclusive of;

  • All government taxes/VAT
  • Park fees as per the itinerary.
  • Accommodation while on safari on full board basis but Bed & Breakfast in Nairobi
  • Transport and game drives in a customized safari van 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

Exclusive of;

  • International flights from home and back or domestic flights
  • Tips & porterage
  • Visa fees (if applicable)
  • Accommodation in Nairobi on the last day
  • Lunch on the last day.
  • Christmas, New years & Easter supplements
  • Travel insurance
  • Other personal items
  • Optional Activities:
  • Carnivore restaurant – US$ 35.00 per person.
  • Cultural visit to Maasai Village US$ 30.00 per person.
  • Balloon safari US$ 450.00 per person.
  • Boat Safari – US$ 100.00 per boat
  • Crescent Island Walk – US$ 35.00 per person.
  • or any other interested activity