Amazing Africa (Kenya)

7 Days. Explore Kenya's famous parks in this unforgettable safari.

  • bookDay 1: Samburu

    Depart Nairobi in the morning for Samburu National Reserve crossing the Equator and driving through changing terrain to the rugged semi-desert region in northern Kenya. Though harsh, it is blessed with species rarely found elsewhere. Arrive in time for lunch at the lodge. Afternoon game drive to search for the stars of Samburu. Dinner and overnight at the lodge.

  • Day 2: Samburu

    Full day in Samburu with game drives. Search for the rare liver red reticulated giraffe, Grevy's zebra, Beisa Oryx, blue flanked Somali ostrich, vulturine guinea fowl, longneck gerenuk. See braving lions on the grass, cheetahs, leopards among plenty of other plains game. (Optional visits to Samburu villages). All meals and overnight at the lodge.

  • Day 3: Lake Nakuru National Park

    Depart for Lake Nakuru via Thompson Falls arriving in time for lunch, afternoon game drive at the Pink lake, referred so for it's thousands of pink flamingos and other bird-life - it's a bird watchers paradise. It has a surprisingly number of animals, all the "big five" except the elephant can be seen here. Dinner and overnight at the lodge.

  • Day 4: Maasai Mara

    Morning game viewing at the park, it is a rhino sanctuary and a bird watchers paradise, look for warthogs and water bucks as you leave the park. Breakfast at the lodge and depart for Maasai Mara crossing the Loita plains, see red clad maasai warriors tend their multi-colored herds amongst plains game. Arrive at Mara in time for lunch. Game viewing en-route for lunch at the lodge. Afternoon game drive. Dinner and overnight at the lodge.

  • Day 5: Maasai Mara National Reserve

    This is the day your dreams about Maasai Mara come true. After breakfast at the lodge we leave with picnic lunches for a full day game drive inside the park. Search for wild game: black manned lion for which Mara is famous for, cheetah, buffalo, wildebeest, zebra, leopard, grants gazelle are quite common, even the rare rhino might come out of the thicket for you, hyenas are plentiful. Extend your drive to the hippo point where schools of hippos submerge on the approach of vehicles only to surface seconds later to shot and gamble their displeasure as the crocodiles sunbathe on the river banks mouths agape. Between meals there is an optional visit to the maasai villages for an insight to their culture if clients so wish. Meals and overnight at the lodge.

  • Day 6: Maasai Mara - Nairobi - Amboseli

    Early morning game viewing drive searching for any wild game you might have missed previously. Breakfast at the lodge and depart for Nairobi with game viewing en route as you leave the park. Lunch in Nairobi and proceed to Amboseli at the foot of the mighty snow-capped Mt. Kilimanjaro, Africa's highest peak. Game viewing en route to the lodge. Dinner and overnight at the lodge.

  • Day 7: Amboseli

    After breakfast game en route. Amboseli is a photogenic park and hosts great number of game including the lion, elephant and the splendid cheetah. Then afterwards drive back to Nairobi.

    End of Safari.

 

Depature Daily from Nairobi
Duration 6 nights / 7 days
Option Luxury, mid-range, budget
Parks included
Samburu National Reserve
Lake Nakuru National Park
Maasai Mara National Reserve
Amboseli