Kenya Trip – 09nights 10days
Kenya Trip – 09nights 10days
Day 1: Nairobi
Arrive at Jomo Kenyatta International Airport Nairobi in the morning;
You will be met after clearing with immigration formalities and transferred to your city hotel where you are briefed about your safari.
Overnight at Sarova Stanley BB
Day 2: Nairobi – Amboseli
After breakfast, drive to Amboseli National Park. The Park that is famous for its breath-taking views of Kilimanjaro. The Park also shelters more than 420 species of birds. Enormous Elephant population and other big game is attracted to the area by underground springs fed from the melting snows of Mount Kilimanjaro. Lunch is served at the lodge, have some time to relax. Afternoon enjoy game drive in the park.
In the evening enjoy a sumptuous dinner at the lodge
Overnight at Amboseli Sopa Lodge FB
Day 3: Explore Amboseli
Rising early for good views of Mount Kilimanjaro before clouds build up over the summit, we set off for a dawn game drive. Amboseli is an excellent place to view a multitude of wildlife, including everything from Wildebeest to Giraffes to Baboons. Midday finds us at your lodge for lunch and afternoon rest, there after depart for another exciting game drive at the park. Amboseli is home to the legendary Maasai tribesmen. Maasai warriors are famous and are proud nomadic tribe whose legendary prowess in battle and single-handed acts of bravery in fights with the wild animals are known across the world.
All meals and Overnight at Amboseli Sopa Lodge FB
Day 4: Amboseli – Aberdares
After breakfast, 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 and lounges provide superb vantage points for viewing the animals visiting the salt-lick and waterhole. A ground-level bunker at The Ark provides excellent photographic opportunities, and the Yasabara waterhole is floodlit by night to enable all-night viewing of game.
Overnight at the Ark Lodge FB
*You will need to pack an overnight bag before heading to The Ark
Day 5: Aberdares – Mount Kenya
After breakfast drive to Mount Kenya Safari Club, arriving in time for lunch. The Mount Kenya Safari Club is nestled in the foothills of snow-capped Mount Kenya. Its sprawling colonial design was influenced by the late actor William Holden, who founded the Club in 1959 with two of his friends. His love for Africa led him to make Kenya his second home for over twenty-five years. Lunch at Mt. Kenya Safari Club.
The club has over the years attracted legions of internationally renowned members and guests from the world of politics, film and theatre. Sir Winston Churchill and Lord Mountbatten were members, and enjoyed sojourns at the club, as have legends Clark Gable and John Wayne, and more recent celebrities such as Robert Redford, Sean Connery and Catherine Deneuve. You too will receive the star treatment as you settle into your suite or cozy cottage.
Pay a visit (on your account) and do not miss the animal orphanage operated by the William Holden Wildlife Foundation. Here wildlife foundlings are raised with great care and many are quite tame. It is an opportunity to get close to some wild creatures that despite a struggle have managed to survive. With the afternoon at leisure, enjoy your exceptional surroundings and the many available activities.
Dinner and Overnight at Mount Kenya Safari Club FB
Day 6: Mount Kenya – Sweetwaters Tented Camp
After breakfast, proceed to Sweetwaters Game Sanctuary for lunch. The beautiful Sweetwaters Tented Camp lies in the heart of this privately owned 24,000 acre ranch with magnificent views across the wildlife- studded plains to the snow-capped peaks of Mount Kenya. There is also a 200-acre chimpanzee sanctuary.
Overnight at the Sweetwaters Tented Camp (FB)
Day 7: Sweetwaters – Lake Nakuru
After breakfast, drive to Lake Nakuru National Park where lunch will be served. Lake Nakuru National Park regarded by avid birders’ as the greatest World ornithological spectacle on the Earth. The Park is famous for its millions of pink flamingoes lining on the lake shore, arriving in the afternoon at Lake Nakuru. A spectacular afternoon game run is planned. The park is a Sanctuary to the Black Rhino, White Rhino and the Rothschild Giraffe. Bird life include common species like the lesser and Greater Flamingoes, African fish Eagle, Tawny Eagle, Green Wood Hoopoes, Cliff Chat, Great White and Pink Backed Pelicans plus other intra- African Migrants. Afternoon game drive
Dinner and overnight at Lake Nakuru Lodge FB
Day 8: Lake Nakuru – Mara Game Reserve
Breakfast at the hotel and later proceed to the world-famous Masai Mara Game Reserve via the Great Rift Valley. En route enjoy 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 is the highlight of your day. This evening, enjoy a sumptuous dinner at your lodge.
Overnight at Keekorok Lodge FB
Day 9: A full day of game-viewing!
After breakfast, proceed on a full-day game-viewing drive to search for the myriad species of game that make this reserve their home. If you are lucky, you can witness the kill in action, moment by moment, right in front of your unbelieving eyes! After a sumptuous lunch at your lodge, proceed for another exciting game drive, where you can expect to see the famous ‘Big 5’. In the evening, enjoy a delicious dinner at your Lodge.
Overnight at Mara Keekorok Lodge FB
Day 10: Masai Mara – Nairobi – Depart
After breakfast, drive to Nairobi where you will reach in time for lunch at an Indian Restaurant. After lunch enjoy shopping before being transferred to JKIA for your departure flight back home