This is the most popular routing visiting all the main Parks
Day 01: Nairobi
You are met on arrival and transferred to the Nairobi Hilton Hotel which is in the city centre with 329 guestrooms including 7 suites, all air conditioned with private bath, colour T.V, mini - bar and residents lounge, pizzeria, poolside barbecue / snack restaurant, grill room, swimming pool, gymnasium. Arrangements are for bed and breakfast.
Day 02: Nairobi - Samburu Game Reserve
[4 hours approximately]
Depart Nairobi after breakfast and drive up to the Equator crossing for a short stop to see the "performing of the waters", where a local entrepreneur demonstrates the clockwise and anticlockwise properties of running water on each side of the Equator line.
Continue to Samburu, where you arrive at your lodge for lunch. In actual fact there are three adjoining reserves, Samburu, Buffalo Springs and Shaba, situated in arid country north of Mount Kenya, and watered by the Uaso Nyiro River and natural springs. It is very scenic, with craggy hills and everywhere Doum palms following the water courses.
Some unusual animal species can be found here; the Reticulated Giraffe, Oryx, Lesser Kudu, Grevy's Zebra, and the Gerenuk, known as the "Giraffe Gazelle". Most of the game viewing takes place around the forests along the river, and this is a good place to spot the elusive leopard. In the afternoon there will be a game drive. Dinner and overnight Samburu Serena Lodge.
Day 03: Samburu Game Reserve
Early morning game drive is followed by breakfast and time to relax by the lodge pool or the terrace overlooking the river. After lunch there will be another game drive. Dinner & Overnight Samburu Serena Lodge.
Day 04 Samburu Game Reserve – Sweetwater’s
[4 Hours approximately]
Depart Samburu for the Sweetwater’s Rhino Sanctuary in which elephants, buffaloes, Rhino, Lion and myriad of other plains game can be seen .Dinner and overnight at the Ol Pejeta House
Day 05: Sweetwater’s - Great Rift Valley
[4 Hours approximately]
Morning game viewing then depart the Sweetwater’s sanctuary for Lake Nakuru National Park, where you arrive in time for lunch. Lake Nakuru is a soda lake often frequented by thousands of Greater and Lesser Flamingos lining the shore in a pink mass. There is also a Rhino Sanctuary, and it the forests around the lake there is a variety of wildlife, especially Bushbuck and Reedbuck, giraffe and sometimes lion and leopard, especially up on the baboon escarpment. There will be a game drive after lunch. Overnight Lake Nakuru Lodge.
Day 06 Great Rift Valley - Masai Mara Game Reserve
[5 Hours approximately]
After breakfast depart the Masai Mara arriving in time for lunch. This Reserve is one of Africa's best known wildlife areas, and is part of the Serengeti ecosystem. A land of undulating hills and rolling grasslands it supports a large animal population.
Even a casual visitor is treated to the sight of Lions in prides sometimes numbering more than thirty beasts with a handsome black maned male in dominance; a cheetah at great speed runs down its prey; a leopard in the lower branches with its kill.
In the Mara river there are crocodiles sunning themselves on the banks, and hippos playing in the water. Elephant, Cape Buffalo, Giraffe, Topi, Gazelle are all in abundance, and during the months of July to September the great migration of Wildebeest and Zebras spill over from the Serengeti. The sight of these beasts legging it across the Mara River, avoiding both the crocodiles in the river, and the predators harassing them from behind is amazing, and the topic of some of the most spectacular photography ever seen.
In the afternoon there is a game drive followed by dinner and overnight at Keekerok Lodge.
Day 07: Masai Mara Game Reserve
Early morning and afternoon game drives, followed by dinner and overnight at Keekerok Lodge.
Day 08: Masai Mara Game Reserve - Nairobi
[6 Hours approximately]
Depart after breakfast and drive back to Nairobi with a drop off in the city center or at your hotel.
- Airport transfer
- Accommodation as per itinerary
- All meals
- Services of our Professional Guide/Driver
- All park entrance fees
- All game drives
- International Air fare
- Personal Insurance
- Items of personal nature
- Alcoholic & Soft drinks
- Tips & porterage