Nairobi | Lake Nakuru | Samburu | Masai Mara
Visit Kenya's prime game-viewing parks of Lake Nakuru, Samburu and Masai Mara, staying each night in small and intimate camps. With a private vehicle and guide, this safari is ideal for couples, families or groups of friends with the added convenience of two flights to remove the longest driving times.
Day 1 - Nairobi
Transfer from the airport to your city hotel where the rest of the day is at leisure. Perhaps make a visit to the popular and endearing Sheldrick orphange (extra cost).
Overnight at the Eka Hotel.
Day 2 - Lake Nakuru
After breakfast head for Lake Nakuru via the beauty of the Great Rift Valley. Mbweha Camp is located in the Soysambu Reserve bordering the park and offers rustic lava-stone cottages surrounded by indigenous trees. After lunch head out for a game drive into the reserve where you may be able to see the flamingos at Lake Elementaita. The following day you will enjoy a full day safari into Lake Nakuru National Park to seek out leopard, rhino and other game. Enjoy a bush picnic with spectacular views of the Lake.
Overnight at Mbweha Safari Camp
Day 4 - Samburu National Park
Travelling north take the scenic route via Thomson's falls to see its 237 foot cascade, before continuing over the foothills of Mount Kenya to arrive into Samburu National Park in time for lunch.
Elephant Bedroom Camp offers luxury tents with a beautiful setting on the banks of the Ewaso Nyiro River amongst the doum palms. The river acts as a magnet for wildlife in this semi-arid region with elephant, lion and leopard all present. Look out for the 'Samburu special five' species that are unique to this part of Kenya namely Gerenuk, Grevy's Zebra, Beisa Oryx Somali Ostrich and Reticulated Giraffe.
Overnight at Elephant Bedroom Camp
Day 6 - Masai Mara
After breakfast transfer to the airstrip for your 1hr45 flight to the Masai Mara where you will be relaxing in your lodge by lunchtime and avoiding a full day drive. Tipilikwani is a luxury tented camp situated on the banks of the Talek River, overlooking the mottled plains of the Masai Mara.
Using the camps private bridge into the park, enjoy morning and afternoon game drives with no more than six people per vehicle. Famous for the annual migration of zebra and Wildebeest, the park also plays host to the all of the Big 5 as well as cheetah who thrive in the open grasslands.
Overnight at Tipilikwani Camp
Day 8 - Nairobi
After breakfast transfer to the airstrip for a flight to Wilson airport in Nairobi for your onward arrangements.
Departs any day. Price includes 7 nights hotel or lodge accommodation, 2 domestic flights, private safari vehicle days 2-5 (shared game drives days 6-8), all meals from day 2, park fee and knowledgable guide. International flights not included.
Discover amazing wildlife and sample the local culture on a real African adventure.
Your safari includes: