Best of Kenya Safari

Best of Kenya Safari

Nairobi • Aberdares • Samburu • Lake Nakuru • Lake Naivasha • Masai Mara

The Best of Kenya Safari sets out to discover unique and diverse eco-systems famous in Kenya i.e Aberdares- Mt.Kenya Region, Great Rift Valley Including Lake Naivasha and Lake Nakuru, Masai Mara Reserve and the Maasai community owned private conservancies, experiencing the best of what Kenya’s finest wilderness can offer.

Duration

8 days / 7 nights

Starts At

JKIA, Nairobi

Ends At

JKIA, Nairobi

Starting From

From $1,749

Nairobi Highlights

Nairobi City

Nairobi boasts of a robust and vibrant business environment bustled with people from all walks of life. It’s a city that never sleeps. City in the sun.

Black Rhino

Black Rhino

A safari into the Ol Pejeta Conservancy will let you enjoy the company of rescued chimpanzees as you learn about the stories of torture they went through in captivity in West and Central Africa.

Laopard in Samburu

Samburu Game Reserve

The game reserve is renowned for its rare species of animals unique to the park. The elusive Kenya leopard is often known to visit the park, especially in the evenings.

Lake Nakuru Pelicans

Lake Nakuru

Lake Nakuru is a must-see for any avid birder, there are many water birds, most notably pelicans, herons and storks that call the lake home.

Lake Naivasha Boat-ride

Lake Naivasha – Boat Ride

There are boat safaris conducted to allow one to get close to the birds. The lake is also renowned for a healthy population of hippos and it is common to sight them lazing in the swampy area of the lake.

Pride of lions in the Mara

Masai Mara Game Reserve

The Masai Mara is regarded as the jewel of Kenya’s wildlife viewing areas. The annual wildebeest’s migration alone involves over 1.5 million animals arriving in July and departing in November.

Day 1: Arrive In Nairobi

 

Welcome on arrival at JKIA Airport and transfer to your City Hotel. Depending on international arrival time: Time at leisure and up to Dinner no meals included on this day. Dinner at your hotel and overnight.

  • Accommodation : Southern Sun Mayfair Hotel or similar
  • Meals: Dinner/Breakfast

Day 2: Nairobi/Aberdares – Mt. Kenya Region

 

At around 09h00 pick up from your Nairobi City Hotel and drive to Mount Kenya Highlands. Lunch at trout Tree Restaurant enroute. Game drive in Ol Pejeta Conservancy. Arrival at your accommodation in the late afternoon. Dinner and overnight.

  • Accommodation : Aberdare Country Club or similar
  • Meals: Lunch/Breakfast/Dinner

Day 3: Aberdares – Mt. Kenya Region/Samburu

 

After breakfast departure to Samburu Reserve. Arrival in time for lunch followed by afternoon game drive.

  • Accommodation : Ashnil Samburu Camp or similar
  • Meals: Lunch/Dinner/Breakfast

Day 4: Samburu

 

Morning and afternoon game drive Samburu. All meals at your Camp.

  • Accommodation : Ashnil Samburu Camp or similar
  • Meals: Lunch/Dinner/Breakfast

Day 5: Samburu/Lake Nakuru

 

Early breakfast and departure to Great Rift Valley. Visit of Nyahururu Falls en-route for photo-stop and lunch in a Lodge. Continue to Lake Nakuru national park and game drive en-route. Arrival in the late afternoon.

  • Accommodation : Nakuru Sopa Lodge or similar
  • Meals: Lunch/Dinner/Breakfast

Day 6: Maasai Mara

 

After Breakfast drive to Maasai Mara equipped with picnic lunches. Game drive Masai Mara and arrival at your Camp in the afternoon..

  • Accommodation : Mara Leisure Camp or similar
  • Meals: Lunch/Dinner/Breakfast

Day 7: Maasai Mara

 

Morning game drive after breakfast and visit of an authentic local Masai Village. Arrival back at your Camp in time for lunch. Afternoon game drive.

  • Accommodation : Mara Leisure Camp or similar
  • Meals: Lunch/Dinner/Breakfast

Day 8: Masai Mara/Nairobi/Departure

 

Breakfast at your Camp. Drive to Nairobi. Good Bye lunch at world famous Carnivore restaurant before you will be dropped at Jomo Kenyatta international Airport in Nairobi for your departure flight.

 

End of Services!

What is included and excluded in the itinerary:

Inclusions:

  • Arrival and departure transfer Nairobi
  • Meet & Greet on arrival at Jomo Kenyatta international Airport Nairobi on Day 1
  • Assistance on departure at Jomo Kenyatta international Airport Nairobi on Day 9 (up to security check Departure Hall)
  • Accommodation and meals as specified in the itinerary
  • Game drives as indicated in the itinerary (please be aware that due to unforeseeable weather and traffic circumstances not every game drive can be guaranteed)
  • Park entry fees to all parks and reserves included in the itinerary for 24hrs each (fees are subject to change)
  • Transportation in 6 seater custom-made Safari 4×4 Land Cruiser with services of experienced Private Safaris English speaking safari driver guide (Guaranteed Window Seat & access to pop-up Roof)
  • Two bottles of half liter mineral water per day during game drives.
  • 24/7 Concierge Service
  • Fully Comprehensive Insurance Cover
  • Flying doctors coverage: (Covers clients within East Africa for a period of 30 days. In the eventuality of a medical emergency, they will be airlifted to Nairobi where they will be taken to a good hospital. Hospital bills are born by the patient.)

Exlusions:

  • International & Domestic flights (if not mentioned above)
  • Personal insurance and baggage insurance
  • Visa fees wherever applicable.
  • All drinks & meals unless stated above.
  • All tips and porterage.
  • Laundry, massages and other personal expenses e.g. mini-bar & telephone unless otherwise stated
  • Any other services not mentioned above and other optional/additional activities.

Southern Sun Mayfair


Amenities include: complimentary high-speed WiFi internet access, a health club with sauna, swimming pools, a fully-equipped business centre and restaurant where guests can enjoy breakfast and exquisite dinner buffets daily.

Nairobi

Aberdare Country Club


This captivating site was the homestead of an English couple that decided to settle in Kenya. Almost a half century later, their home, “The Steep”, was renamed the Aberdare Country Club and opened for guests.

Mt. Kenya Region

Ashnil Samburu Camp


Ashnil Samburu Camp sits in Buffalo Springs Game Reserve which takes its name from an oasis of crystal clear water at the western end of the reserve. It is separated from Samburu National Reserve by Ewaso Nyiro River and is less hilly and dense yet equally very attractive.

Samburu

Lake Nakuru Sopa


Located on a range of hills that form the western limits of Africa’s Great Rift Valley, the lodge offers spectacular views over the vastness of Africa. The lodge also overlooks Lake Nakuru and its surrounding National Park, one that is a paradise for bird watchers and wildlife lovers alike.

Lake Nakuru

Mara Leisure Camp


Located within the Masai Mara Game Reserve, you’ll have front row seats to witness the ‘Great Migration’, where around two million animals pass through the Masai Mara/Serengeti ecosystem in Kenya and Tanzania. Set in what is considered Kenya’s prime wildlife area, Mara Leisure Camp is located along the Talek River, at the confluence of the Masai Mara’s four wildlife viewing areas, on the northern boundary of the Masai Mara Game Reserve.

Masai Mara

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