10 DAYS MASAI MARA, LAKE NAKURU, AMBOSELI, TSAVO WEST AND THE KENYAN COAST SAFARI
The ‘Best of Kenya’, this trip will expose you to the great Rift Valley, the supposedly eighth wonder of the world that is the Mara, One of the world’s greatest birdlife spectacle that is Lake Nakuru National Park, an elephant paradise at the foot of the highest peak in Africa at Amboseli crowned with a leisurely time walking on the white sandy beaches of the Indian ocean at the coast. The various cultures and traditions of the many people you will interact with, the sights, smells and sounds you experience over time whilst on safari will forever be etched in your mind.
WHY YOU WILL LOVE THIS SAFARI
The variety of physical features, wildlife, culture and traditions will enthrall you as you traverse the country while on this safari.
DETAILED SAFARI ITINERARY
DAY 1: ARRIVAL AT JKI AIRPORT TO NAIROBI
On arrival at Jomo Kenyatta International Airport, you will be picked up by our Driver/Guide, meet and greet and after a short briefing, and then transfer to your Hotel.
DAY 2: TO NAIROBI TO MASAI MARA NATIONAL RESERVE
Depart after breakfast for Masai Mara, stopping at one of the view points along the escarpment of The Great Eastern Rift Valley that is estimated to run about 6000km from Lebanon’s Beqaa Valley in Asia to Mozambique in south-eastern Africa. The drive will expose you to the double crater Mount Suswa, vast wheat farms, Masai herders’ with their cattle and a number of grazing wildlife along the way. The drive is about 4.5hrs to your hotel where you are booked for lunch. After lunch relax by the pool then a game drive at 16:00hrs when the animals are most active to about 18:00hrs. Dinner and overnight at the lodge
DAY 3: MASAI MARA NATIONAL RESERVE
Early morning game drives to catch the nocturnal animals before they hibernate, from the day’s hot sun, returning for late breakfast. A dip in the pool will ward of the excess day’s heat. An evening game drive at around 16:00hrs before returning for dinner and overnight at your lodge
DAY 4: MASAI MARA NATIONAL RESERVE AND LAKE NAKURU NATIONAL PARK
After a hearty breakfast depart for your Lake Nakuru lodge. Later go for game drive at the park to see the numerous flamingos, white rhinos, buffalos and the tree climbing lions. Dinner and overnight at a Lake Nakuru lodge.
DAY 5: LAKE NAKURU NATIONAL PARK AND AMBOSELI NATIONAL PARK
An early morning departure, for a long drive, to Amboseli National Park. This elephant haven will amaze you at how majestic and imposing the elephant is. In this park look for the lions, gerenuks, among other game. Dinner and overnight at your Amboseli lodge.
DAY 6: AMBOSELI NATIONAL PARK AND TSAVO WEST NATIONAL PARK
An early morning game drive, then drive on to the adjacent Tsavo West National Park visiting the Shetani Lava Flow and the Mzima Springs. Overnight at Tsavo West National Park lodge.
DAY 7: TSAVO WEST NATIONAL PARK TO THE KENYAN COAST
Depart for the Coast for a leisure stay at the coast. Serena Beach Hotel, Whitesands Beach Hotel, Diani Reef Hotel among others are available to you. Take your pick!
DAY 8 AND 9: KENYAN COAST
Will be spend relaxing by the pool and short excursions to Fort Jesus and Haller Park and short walks along the beach.
DAY 10: KENYAN COAST TO NAIROBI
After breakfast your driver/guide will drive you to the airport for your onward flight back home, Taking with your memorable experience of Kenya and the Kenyan people.