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11-Day Kenyan Magical Safari with The Samburu Special Five

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PRE-TOUR

Our Safari adventure starts the Moment you land at Jomo Kenyatta international Airport, You will be met by our staff at the airport and transferred to Nairobi in the peaceful surrounds of our comfortable pre and post safari accommodation in any hotel in Nairobi which you will book by yourself. You can relax by the pool before your briefing with the Guides who will provide the essential information for the safari or you can decide to have a Nairobi City excursion on request

Price Includes

  • Full Board Accomodation while on Safari
  • Meals as stated (Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner)
  • All park entry fees , government taxes , English speaking driver/guide
  • Game drives as per the itenary
  • Game drive in a 4 x 4 tour van with open roof for comfortable viewing of the park and a UHF Radio
  • Recommended Mineral water while on Safari
  • Airport Pickup and Drop Off

Price Excludes

  • Tips
  • Laundry
  • Visiting Maasai Village
  • Drinks and any other items of personal nature
Itinerary

DAY 1:NAIROBI-SAMBURU NATIONAL RESERVENAIROBI-SAMBURU NATIONAL RESERVE

Meal Plan: Lunch & Dinner
Accommodation: Samburu Sopa Lodge
Departure to Samburu National Park. Due to its remote nature, Samburu has become the preferred game reserve for tourists looking for a quieter safari with fewer game vehicles; however, it receives the second-highest number of visitors after the Masai Mara.
The Samburu people live on the outskirts of the reserve in rural villages that survive primarily off the land. There is a lot of cultural interest at these villages and guests are given the opportunity to visit as a part of day-trip activities.
This is one of 2 reserves where researchers and conservationists, Joy and George Adamson, became famous for raising lioness, Elsa. Their story was portrayed in the well-known book, Born Free.
We arrive in the afternoon with a mouth- watering late evening game drive

DAY 2: SAMBURU NATIONAL RESERVE FULL DAYSAMBURU NATIONAL RESERVE FULL DAY

Meal Plan: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner
Accommodation: Samburu Sopa Lodge
Early morning breakfast by 5.50am thereafter you will set out for an early morning game drive in the reserve.
Samburu offers great wildlife viewing, and good densities mean that most safari animals can be seen within a couple of days. There are several habituated leopards, and sightings are not unusual. Elephants are plentiful, and there is a variety of antelope, including both the greater and lesser kudu, with their impressive horns. Only rhino is absent from the Big Five.

DAY 3 : SAMBURU NATIONAL RESERVE – LAKE NAIVASHA

Meal Plan: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner
Accommodation: Taphe Guest House
On this last day you will have a wakeup call at 0500 am for breakfast. There after leave for Lake Naivasha with a stop over in Nanyuki for lunch. Arrive in Naivsha in the evening where you will be dropped at your guest house to freshen up and go for an optional boat ride.

DAY 4: LAKE NAIVASHA - MASAI MARA

Meal Plan: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner
Accommodation: Ol Moran Luxury Camp
After breakfast, you we drive to Hellsgate National Park. The next destination is a 4-hour outstanding journey from Lake Naivasha to the Masai Mara game reserve the new Seven Wonders of the World. Depending on your luck, you can observe the spectacular cross-border wildebeest’s migration event and an exclusive world heritage. Masai Mara is the most significant game sanctuary getting populated with wildlife enthusiasts and also millions of wildebeests during high season between July to March.

DAY 5: MASAI MARA NATIONAL RESERVE FULL DAY

Meal Plan: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

A full day game viewing drive as we explore this vast nature endowed wildlife reserve. Options of morning and afternoon or full day game viewing sessions are available to you.

The annual wildbeest migration is Serengeti’s most famous attraction.
It is also home to a pride of its lions which have been fitted with radio-transmitter collars so that their movements may be tracked.
Other wildlife you may see includes cheetah, zebra, giraffe, Thompson and Grant’s gazelle, Eland, Impala, Klipspringer, Hippo and Warthog.
Accommodation: Budget camping Inside Serengeti National Park Meals & drinks: All meals included Drinking water (Other drinks not included)

DAY 6: MASAI MARA NATIONAL RESERVE – TSAVO EAST

Meal Plan: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner
Accommodation: Voi Wildlife Lodge
On this day, you will wake up early for breakfast before leaving for Tsavo East with picnic lunch. We drive along the Nairobi – Mombasa road to the Tsavo East National park. Tsavo East is the largest protected area in Kenya, a land of unparalleled biodiversity and naturally home to Africa’s “Big Five” – black rhino, Cape buffalo, elephant, leopard, and of course, lion.
But on your game drives here you can also come upon eland, gerenuk, impala and Masai giraffe. And the birds! Over 500 species like the black kite, lovebird and sacred ibis await your discovery.
Here, too, the land calls out to be explored. You can traverse the Yatta Plateau, at 300 kilometers, the world’s longest lava flow.
And it’s not all rugged plains that meet the eye – the Galana River flowing through the park creates a lush line of greenery cutting across the dusty savannah. You’ll find pods of hippos, crocodile and waterbuck adding to the diversity in this unpredictable reserve.
You arrive late in the evening. Depending on your time of arrival, you may an evening game drive. If time doesn’t allow, you will relax at the lodge for dinner as you prepare for an early morning game drive the following day.

DAY 7: TSAVO EAST FULL DAY

Meal Plan: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner
Accommodation: Man Eaters Lodge
Full game drive starts where you will see a number of the Big Five. Visit the famous Aruba dam where lots of wildlife can be seen. Later drive for lunch. Return to the park for thrilling evening game drive.

DAY 8: TSAVO EAST – TSAVO WEST

After breakfast in TSAVO EAST, we head to Tsavo West National park with game viewing en- route to Ngulia Rhino sanctuary.
This is a full day day game in TSAVO WEST . Game drive includes a visit to Mzima springs where Hippos, Crocodiles, different species of fish can be seen in crystalline clear water and lots of different species of birds. Proceed with your game drive visiting the Shetani lava flow where you will be able to see the Africa’s highest snow capped Mount Kilimanjaro from a distance.

DAY 9: TSAVO WEST - AMBOSELI NATIONAL RESERVE

Meal Plan: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner
Accommodation: AMBOSELI SOPA LODGE
After breakfast , we leave for the spectacular Amboseli National Reserve. You will arrive at Amboseli National Park and do a late evening game drive if time allows. Crowned by Mount Kilimanjaro, Africa’s highest peak, the Amboseli National Parks is one of Kenya’s most popular parks. The name “Amboseli” comes from a Maasai word meaning “salty dust”, and it is one of the best places in Africa to view large herds of elephants up close.
Nature lovers can explore five different habitats here ranging from the dried-up bed of Lake Amboseli, wetlands with sulphur springs, the savannah and woodlands. They can also visit the local Maasai community who live around the park and experience their authentic culture.

DAY 10: AMBOSELI NATIONAL RESERVE FULL DAY

Meal Plan: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner
Accommodation: KIBO SAFARI CAMP
Early morning breakfast at 6.30am and leave with packed lunch for the full day game drive. You will spend time in the park with a great view of its popular residents like the well-known predators and the targeted herbivores like zebra, Giraffe, hippo and big elephants. You will also have a great view of Mt Kilimanjaro.

DAY 11: AMBOSELI NATIONAL RESERVE – NAIROBI

Meal Plan: Breakfast & Lunch
You will enjoy an early morning game drive in search of animals killing and eating – This is a life time experience for any tourist visiting the park. Your early morning Game Drive will give you a clear glimpse of Mt. KILIMANJARO. You Will later go back to the camp and freshen up before leaving for Nairobi.
TOUR ENDS ………

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