Masai Mara | Lake Naivasha | Amboseli | Tsavo east | Mombasa
This fabulous eight day safari connects Nairobi with the coastal resorts around Mombasa, avoiding the need for flying and offers some of the best game viewing in Africa.
Day 1 - Nairobi
You will be met and transferred to your Nairobi hotel for an afternoon to unwind or explore the capital.
Overnight at the Jacaranda Hotel.
Day 2 - Masai Mara National Park
The bustling city gives way to small Maasai villages as you journey west to the famous Masai Mara National Park for a two day game experience. The abundance of wildlife is just incredible, with lion, cheetah, elephant, rhino, giraffe and much, much more. In summer thousands of wildebeest add to the numbers during the annual migration.
Located high on the slopes of the Oloolaimutia Hills, Sopa Lodge offers magnificent views across the eastern reaches of the Masai Mara. The lodge is set in expanisve and mature wooded gardens and follows the design of traditional African round houses. Facilities include a lounge-bar with an inviting fire place and a swimming pool taking in the magnificent views.
Overnight at Mara Sopa Lodge.
Day 4 - Lake Naivasha
Return towards Nairobi for a night by the shores of beautiful Lake Naivasha and a chance to see the astonishing birdlife and the hippos that live here.
Naivasha Sopa Lodge is set in 150 acres of grassland studded with Acacia trees and home to resident giraffe, waterbuck and Vervet monkeys. Each of the characterful stone and thatch cottages contains four rooms spread over two floors, all overlooking the serene gardens.
Overnight at Lake Naivasha Sopa Lodge.
Day 5 - Amboseli National Park
Enjoy breakfast followed by a boat trip on the lake, before driving to Nairobi in time for lunch at the renowned Carnivore restaurant. Then head to the delightful Amboseli National Park arriving this evening. The low growing vegetation here makes for perfect game viewing against the magnificent backdrop of Mt Kilimanjaro, Africa's highest mountain. Your two night stay at the lodge includes morning and afternoon game drives.
Amboseli Sopa Lodge is a traditional style lodge sitting beneath the towering Mt Kilimanjaro, 20 minutes from the gate of Amboseli National Park. The 83 cottage style rooms are spread amongst beautiful gardens which are home to numerous species of birds as well as monkeys, mongooses, duikers and gazelle.
Overnight at Amboseli Sopa Lodge
Day 7 - Tsavo East National
Leave Amboseli for Tsavo West via the spectacular Shetani lava flows in the foothills of Mt Kilimanjaro. After lunch take a game drive in in Tsavo West which includes a visit to Mzima Springs where you may be able to see hippo 'moon walking' on the river bed from the underwater viewing observatory. Afterwards, continue to your lodge for the night.
Ngutuni Lodge is set against the backdrop of the Sagala Hills and offers comfortable and rustic accommodation. There is a spacious deck overlooking a waterhole which is popular with a variety of wildlife that come to drink.
Overnight at Ngutuni Lodge
Day 8 - Mombasa and farewell
Set out on an exciting early morning game drive in the sanctuary before returning to the lodge for breakfast. Then take the final leg of your safari to Mombasa to be dropped off at your beach hotel or airport.
with flights from £2099
Departs Mondays. Price includes en-suite accommodation, 4WD game drives and all meals from day 2, based on 2 sharing. Flights not included. Discounted flights available from most UK airports.
Discover amazing wildlife and sample the local culture on a real African adventure.
Your safari includes: