Kenya Classic (13 days)

Nairobi, Amboseli,  Aberdares, Samburu, Sweetwaters, Lake Bogoria, Lake Nakuru, Maasai Mara and Lake Naivasha.

Day 1: Nairobi

On arrival at  Nairobi’s Jomo Kenyatta International Airport by Heri Africa Safari representative and transfer to Nairobi Sarova Hotel/ similar where you are booked on bed and breakfast.

 

Day 2: Amboseli National Park

After breakfast, depart Nairobi and proceed to Amboseli arriving in time for lunch. Amboseli National Park located at the foot of Africa’s highest mountain Kilimanjaro lays some 240-km (149 miles) Southeast of Nairobi.  The snow-capped peak of Kilimanjaro rising above a saucer of clouds, dominates every aspect of Amboseli, and forms a backdrop to an impressive display of wildlife with its population of lion, elephant, leopard, cheetah, buffalo and other Savannah game. A photographer’s paradise. Afternoon game viewing. Breakfast, lunch, dinner and overnight at Amboseli Serena Lodge/ Similar

 

Day 3: Amboseli

Full day in Amboseli National Park with two games viewing in the morning and again in the late afternoon. Breakfast, lunch, dinner and overnight at Amboseli Serena Lodge/similar

 

Day 4: Aberdare National Park

Breakfast, then depart Amboseli for  Aberdare National Park Via Nairobi arriving in good time for lunch at the Aberdares Country Club. At 1400 hrs you will be transferred to the Treetops for Dinner and Overnight. The lodge is situated deep in the forest, throughout the day and night forest animals visit the water hole and saltlick, ensuring you many exciting moments. (NB: Children under 7 years are not allowed in the tree hotel). All meals and overnight at the Treetops Lodge/ similar

 

Day 5: Samburu National Reserve

After breakfast leave the Aberdare National Park and proceed to Samburu National Reserve arriving in time for lunch at Samburu Serena  Lodge. After siesta, enjoy an afternoon game drive in this unique wildlife paradise. Breakfast, lunch, dinner and overnight at Samburu Serena Lodge/ similar

 

Day 6: Samburu National Reserve

Full day in Samburu with two game viewing in the morning and again in the afternoon. All meals and overnight at Samburu Serena Lodge/ similar

 

Day 7: Sweetwaters Game Santuary

After breakfast leave for Sweetwaters Tented Camp set on a 22,000-acre rhino sanctuary in the Sweetwaters sanctuary. Apart from offering an excellent opportunity to get close to the endangered black rhino, Sweetwaters is home to lion, leopard, elephant, buffalo and plenty of other Savannah game and endangered chimpanzee. Afternoon spent game viewing. Breakfast, lunch, dinner and overnight at Sweetwaters Luxury Tented Camp
 

Day 8: Sweetwaters / Lake Bogoria 

After breakfast drive to Lake Bogoria National Reserve for a morning game drive and explore on foot this natural lake land viewing the numerous Flamingos, the hot geysers and hot springs. Caution must be taken while walking near the Hot Springs, as they are super hot. Enjoy packed lunch at Lake Bogoria. After lunch and afternoon game viewing, return to Lake Baringo Country Club for dinner, bed and breakfast.

 

Day 9: Lake Nakuru National Park

In the morning continue to Lake Nakuru National Park. Lake Nakuru, an alkaline lake on the bed of the Great Rift Valley, has earned its fame as the home of the greatest bird spectacle in the world – a myriad of more than a million pink flamingos, which seasonally use its water to feed on the abundant algae which thrive in its warm waters. Lake Nakuru has a great deal to offer beside its magnificent bird life. Here you will also find lions, leopards, buffaloes, and other Savannah and forest game, which make game viewing worth while. After lunch and siesta, enjoy an afternoon of game watching. All meals and overnight at Flamingo hill luxury Camp/ similar

 

Day 10: Masai Mara National Reserve

Continue across the floor of the Great Rift Valley, the longest rift in the crust of the earth, to the famous Maasai Mara National Reserve for another savannah ecology and wildlife. You will spend two days in this nature’s paradise amongst the zebra, wildebeest, giraffe, buffalo, elephant, gazelle and many others. You will encounter prides of lion resting in the shade of the acacia trees or lying low in the grass in wait for their next prey. There is a good chance of spotting the cheetah and if you are lucky, – the shy leopard. All meals and overnight at Keekorok Lodge/ similar

Day 11: Masai Mara National Reserve

Full day in Maasai Mara with morning and afternoon game drives in search of elephant, Zebra, Wildebeest, Rhino, Buffalo, Lion, Cheetah, Leopard and other plains game All meals and overnight at Keekorok Lodge/ similar

 

Day 12: – Lake Naivasha

After breakfast depart for Lake Naivasha early in the morning, one of the gems in a necklace of Rift Valley Lakes. Lake Naivasha is famous for its remarkable variety of bird life and its hippo colonies. Hells Gate National Park in Naivasha is famous for its birds of prey, unique flora that thrives on volcanic soil, gorges, cliffs, caves and towers. The setting is one of intense, recent volcanic activity where hot springs, steam jets and fumaroles are common. Or take a boat ride to Crescent Island, (optional) one of the few places in Africa where you can wonder on foot among zebra, wildebeest, gazelle and giraffe.   All meals and overnight at Lake Naivasha Country Club/ similar

 

Day 13: – Nairobi- Departure

Enjoy an early morning game drive before breakfast. Return to Lake Naivasha Country Club for breakfast before returning to Nairobi. Arrive for sumptuous lunch at the Carnivore Restaurant depending on your flight schedule. Transfer to Jomo Kenyatta International Airport for your outward flight back home depending on the departure timetable.

 

Cost [insert cost]

The above costs include the following :

  • Park entrance fees in the Masai Mara Game Reserve
  • Full board accommodation while on safari
  • Bed and breakfast accommodation while in Nairobi
  • Experienced English Speaking driver-guides
  • All airport transfers
  • All road Transportation and Game drives with our 4×4 Safari microbuses complete with pop – up roof for enhanced game viewing
  • All meals as indicated in the itinerary

 

The costs exclude:

  • Additional sightseeing or deviation from the itinerary
  • All items of a personal nature such as tobacco; laundry; phone calls, etc
  • Tips and drinks/beverages.
  • Any Other Items not mentioned above
  • Medical/Travel Insurance