AMBOSELI / LAKE NAIVASHA / MASAI MARA
DAY 1: NAIROBI – AMBOSELI
You shall be picked from Nairobi airport / your Nairobi area hotel or residence
Depart and proceed to the Amboseli National Park
The morning drive is via the Nairobi – Mombasa highway and through Masai country to the Amboseli which lies at the floor of the Mount Kilimanjaro.
Arrival at the Amboseli is in the late morning
Afternoon shall be spent on game viewing drives in search of elephant, cheetah, lion and other many plains game.
The Mount Kilimanjaro in its majesty shall provide the most natural background for wildlife photography.
Overnight at your Amboseli safari lodge or tented camp.
DAY 2: AMBOSELI – LAKE NAIVASHA
Early morning game and scenery viewing drive
Extra game drive after breakfast.
Proceed to the Lake Naivasha at the floors of the great rift valley.
There shall be a lunch stop at a Nairobi suburb restaurant
Arrive at the lake Naivasha in the late afternoon.
Bird watching, boat ride, guided walking safari at Crescent Island, optional Hell’s gate visit
Overnight at your lake Naivasha safari lodge/ tented camp
DAY 3: LAKE NAIVASHA – MASAI MARA
On an early morning boat ride explore lake Naivasha and spot exotic bird species, hippos and small plains game.
Enjoy a guided walking safari at the Crescent Island.
Option of visiting the Hell’s gate by bicycle and hiking is available.
Later proceed to the Masai Mara Game Reserve.
Arrive Masai Mara in time for an afternoon game viewing drive.
Overnight at your Masai Mara safari lodge or tented camp.
DAY 4: FULL DAY – MASAI MARA
Meal plan: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Today shall be a game viewing extravaganza!
Masai Mara Game reserve remains the most exciting wildlife eco-system of the Natural world.
It is host to the highest and most varied concentration of wild animals than any other wildlife park in the region.
The scenic appeal of the tree studded savannah plains, the moderate climate and diversity of wild game species makes it a one stop shop for game viewing activities.
We shall traverse the Masai Mara reserve on a full day of unlimited game viewing encountering the big five and more of the lesser game.
Picnic lunch shall be by the Mara river as we watch hippos & crocodiles or maybe the great migration (July – October).
Overnight shall be at our Masai Mara safari lodge/ Tented camp
DAY 5: MASAI MARA – NAIROBI
Meal plan: Breakfast, Lunch.
Early pre-breakfast game viewing drive.
Extra final game drive as you exit the Masai Mara
Depart the Masai Mara for Nairobi to arrive in the late afternoon.
Drop off at your Nairobi area hotel or Nairobi airport.
Nairobi – Amboseli National Park: (250 km: 4 hrs drive)
0430hrs: Pick up from your Nairobi area Hotel/ Nairobi airport /Nairobi area Residence
Depart for the Amboseli National Park via the Nairobi – Mombasa highway.
We shall catch the African sunrise as we proceed towards Amboseli.
The early morning drive is via African savanna country dotted with local homesteads and proud colorful Masai herdsmen grazing their cattle.
On arrival at the Amboseli, you shall proceed for a morning game viewing drive in search of Elephant, Giraffe, Zebra, Lion, Cheetah, Warthog, Ostrich and more…
There shall be a stop at the Ol Tukai Lodge for a buffet breakfast.
The Mount Kilimanjaro dominates the skyline and surrounding country.
It is the tallest mountain in Africa and the highest free standing mountain in the world.
While Mount Kilimanjaro remains in the background we shall marvel at the wildlife and scenery found in this park.
You shall also stop at the observation hill to view the sprawling breath of Amboseli.
Enjoy buffet lunch at Amboseli Serena lodge.
A short early afternoon game viewing drive as we exit the park.
Back to Nairobi
Later depart for Nairobi to arrive during the early evening.
Drop off at your Nairobi area hotel / Nairobi Airport or residence.
Safari tour finish between 6.30PM -7.30PM
- Amboseli National park
- Mount Kilimanjaro Peak ( Africa’s highest mountain) – weather permitting
- Savanna country drive on the route to Amboseli
- Observation hill at the Amboseli
- Masai country and plains
- Elephant, Giraffe, Zebra, Lion, Cheetah, Buffallo, Ostrich…
- Local tribes people and cultures
- Buffet Breakfast & Lunch
- Optional Masai village visit at Amboseli to be arranged by tour guider