When somebody thinks of safari in Africa, a Kenya safari is the one that appears to mind. From the stampeding crowds of the Mara to the education of the Rendille, Samburu and Maasai and the Flamingos of the Rift Valley Lakes upon the backdrop of the grand Mount Kenya. This is the real “Out of Africa” destination. Have Delight in discovering the wildlife and landscape of Kenya in the company of knowledgeable guides.
|City||Nights Stay||Suggested Hotel Information|
|Nairobi||1N||Royal Orchid OR Golden Tulip Hotel OR Tamarind Tree|
|Aberdare||1N||The Ark Lodge|
|Lake Naivasha||1N||Naivasha Country Club OR Elementaita Sentrim|
|Masai Mara||2N||Mara Simba|
On arrival in Nairobi, you will be transferred to your hotel. In the evening, you have the option of enjoying a truly unique dining experience at the Carnivore restaurant as a huge variety of meat is served freshly roasted from Masai swords straight to your sizzling plate. Overnight in Nairobi.
Drive to Aberdares region, arrive in time for lunch at Aberdares Country Club. After lunch you will be transferred in the lodge vehicles to The Ark Lodge. This tree-lodge is uniquely shaped to resemble the actual Ark, designed with decks from which numerous balconies provide superb vantage points for viewing the animals visiting the salt-lick and waterhole. A ground-level provides excellent photographic opportunities and the Yasabara waterhole is floodlit by night to enable all-night viewing of game. Overnight at The Ark Lodge. (*You will need to pack an overnight bag before heading to The Ark).
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Today, you will travel to Lake Naivasha, the only freshwater lake within Africa’s Great Rift Valley. Famed for its vast flocks of exotic bird life, hippos and fish. Afternoon is free or take an optional tour to Lake Nakuru National Park, home to the famous flamingos. Overnight in Lake Naivasha.
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Today proceed to the world-famous Masai Mara Game Reserve via the Great Rift Valley. En route enjoys the beautiful scenery. Arrive at your lodge in time for lunch and check in at the lodge. In the afternoon, enjoy an enthralling game-viewing drive. Spotting lions, cheetahs and other spectacular predators are the highlights of your day. This evening, enjoy a sumptuous dinner at your lodge. Overnight in Masai Mara.
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Early this morning you have an opportunity for optional Hot Air Balloon ride. Later, proceed on a full-day game-viewing drive with Picnic lunch to search for the myriad species of game that make this reserve their home. You can expect to see the famous ‘Big 5’. In the evening, enjoy a delicious dinner at your Lodge. Overnight in Masai Mara.
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Today, you will be transferred to the Nairobi airport for your flight back home.