11 Days Kenya wildlife safari – Mombasa beach holiday

This tour combines a kenya wildlife safari with a beach stay along the beautiful Kenya coast Mombasa.
 

Location

Itinerary at glance,

Day 1:Arrival - Nairobi.

Pick up from the airport on arrival and transfer you to Sarova Panafric hotel  overnight stay in readiness for a holiday safari the following morning

 

Day 2:Nairobi- Sweetwater's game reserve (olpajetta Game ranch)

Pick up from your hotel at 0800 hr a safari briefing session with our tour officer then drive to Mount Kenya Region. Lunch at a Sweetwater's tented camp then proceed for afternoon game drives at Sweetwater's sanctuary. Dinner and overnight at the Sweet waters Tented camp

Sweetwater's is the only sanctuary for rehabilitation in Kenya of these widely abused chimpanzees with two groups living in an environment as close to their natural habitat as possible. The site is also a dedicated black rhino breeding area.


Meal Plan :Breakfast , Lunch ,Dinner

 

Day 3:Mt. Kenya - lake Nakuru National park

Breakfast then depart the lodge for Lake Nakuru National park arriving in good time for lunch at Sarova Lion Hill Lodge. Afternoon game drives followed by dinner and overnight stay at a lodge inside the park
Lake Nakuru's claim to fame is anchored on its flamingo's and the over 400 species of birds found here. The lake itself is a soda lake on the floor of the rift valley. The sight of the at times millions of flamingos is quite spectacular. From a distance the lake appears ringed in pink. The Lake has also earned a reputation as an important haven for endangered species- particularly the Rothschild Giraffe and the black and white rhino. Lions, waterbuck, buffalo and baboons are all residents here.


Meal Plan :Breakfast , Lunch ,Dinner

 

Day 4:Lake Nakuru - Maasai Mara.

Breakfast then view game as we exit the park and drive to via the Great Rift Valley to arrive at Maasai Mara in time for lunch at a Lodge. Full afternoon game drive till dusk when we return to Mara Serena or Sarova Camp  dinner and overnight stay.


Meal Plan :Breakfast , Lunch ,Dinner

 

Day 5/6:Maasai Mara

Full days exploring the park in search of the Big 5 and other wild game .Optional hot air balloon safari can be arranged at an extra cost of US$ 450 per person Mara Serena lodge  or Sarova Camp  

The Mara offers wildlife in such variety and abundance that it is difficult to believe: over 450 species of animals have been recorded here. You will easily see lions, rhinos, hippos, crocodiles, giraffe, wildebeests, zebras, buffalo, warthogs, hyenas, jackals, wild dogs, buffalo, leopard, many kinds of antelopes and elephant. It is in the Mara that perhaps the most spectacular event of the natural world takes place. This is the annual migration of millions of wildebeest and zebra from the Serengeti (Tanzania) in search of water and pasture. Following on their heels are the predators of the savanna- lion, cheetah, wild dog, jackal, hyena and vultures.


Meal Plan :Breakfast , Lunch ,Dinner

 

Day 7:Maasai Mara -Nairobi - Mombasa

Maasai Mara -Nairobi - Mombasa
Breakfast then drive to Nairobi - lunch at the Carnivore restaurant  - drop off at the airport to board your flight to Mombasa . On arrival our guide will meet you and take you to the Carnivore restaurant for Lunch. After Lunch we will transfer you to the airport to catch flight to Mombasa to start the beach holiday. Overnight at Sarova White Sands Hotel or Mombasa Serena Lodge


Meal Plan :Breakfast , Lunch ,Dinner

 

Day 8,9,10: Mombasa

Days spent sunbathing at the beach hotel


Meal Plan :Breakfast ,Dinner

 

Day 11: Mombasa Nairobi

Mombasa Nairobi
Full morning spent on your own then transfer to Moi international airport after lunch to catch your flight back to Nairobi arriving in good time to connect your homebound flight.

 

Meal Plan :Breakfast

 

Tour Cost per person Sharing accommodations US$ 2680

 

Tour Price includes:
-Transport in Custom made 4x4 Land cruisers – 6 people per vehicle

-1 night Nairobi Hotel before the safari on Bed and breakfast basis
-Full board accommodation in lodges specified above or Similar subject to availability
-Extensive game drives as per the itinerary
-Complimentary airport transfers in Nairobi
-Lunch at Carnivore restaurant
-Nairobi- Mombasa return flights
-4 Nights accommodations at Sarova white sands hotel or Mombasa Serena beach  on Half board basis
-Return transfers in Mombasa
-Services of a professional Driver/guide
-Flying Doctors air Ambulance

-1 litre Mineral water per person per day

Tour Price Excludes
-Hotel accommodations in Nairobi after the safari
-Personal travel insurance
-Cultural visits to Maasai villages
-Tipping
-Drinks
-Personal effects
-Extras not mentioned above.