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10 DAY KENYA WILDERNESS LODGES SAFARI 2019-11-30T22:08:55+00:00

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Safari to Masai Mara and Lake Nakuru are the best choice for the game drives in Kenya’s most popular game sanctuary are to view the Big Five (lion, leopard, buffalo, rhino, and elephant) and wildebeest migration. The itinerary will enable you to also visit Amboseli National Park destination, full of a beautiful landscape view of Kilimanjaro.
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DAY 1: ARRIVE IN NAIROBI.
We recommend to fly into Jomo Kenyatta International Airport (NBO) early today, we recommend a private transfer to Nairobi where the rest of the day is at leisure. We stay at the OSOITA LODGE, which is beautifully located close to Nairobi National Park and is a perfect place to prepare for your adventure. Today you will meet your safari driver guide at the OSOITA LODGE for a short safari briefing and equipment check.
Nairobi Osoita Lodge.
https://osoitalodge.com/
Dinner and overnight at Osoita Lodge: Full board.
DAY 2: ABERDARE NATIONAL PARK.
Depart Nairobi after breakfast. Our destination today is the Aberdare National Park. We travel overland through plantations of coffee and tea to The Aberdare Country Club, nestled on the slopes of Mweiga Hill. After lunch and tea/Coffee or Hot chocolate, set off for the Ark tree lodge, located in the forest on mountain slopes of the Aberdare Mountains at 7,000 feet. This outstanding lodge offers high altitude game viewing, including animals that are rarely encountered elsewhere: giant forest hog, bush pig, tree Hyrax, large spotted Genet, and the elusive bongo. Wildlife can be observed from different levels — and from outside where you can see, hear and smell everything and inside where you can sit with a cup of tea and stay warm and cozy. You can put in a request to be awakened during the night if your favorite animals show up. A herd of Elephants might be just feet away and if you are lucky, a Leopard or large male Lion might put in an appearance.
Giraffe Ark Game Lodge
http://www.giraffeark.com/
Dinner and overnight at Giraffe Ark Game Lodge: Full board.
DAY 3: GAME DRIVE TO SAMBURU GAME RESERVE.
This morning we travel by road to Kenya’s northern frontier. Wild and rugged, Samburu is fiercely beautiful with its arid savannahs watered by the lovely Uaso Nyiro River. It is also one of Kenya’s most protected areas and home to species only found north of the equator, from the reticulated giraffe to Grevy’s zebras and Beisa oryxes. We also enjoy Larsens Tented Camp or Samburu Intrepids Camp, our luxurious hostelry set beneath a canopy of acacia trees along the banks of the river.
Samburu Game Lodge
https://wildernesslodges.co.ke/samburu/
Dinner and overnight at Samburu Game Lodge: Full board.
DAY 4: GAME DRIVE TO SAMBURU GAME RESERVE.
Dawn breaks in golden bands as we start our day in the bush by scanning the river from our tent’s veranda with a cup of steaming coffee in hand. Before the dew is off the grass, we’re off in pursuit of the elephants, lions, leopards, and cheetahs that thrive in the reserve’s grasslands and acacia woodlands. And so the day is spent in alternating pursuits of exploration in the bush and relaxation in our cozy camp.
Samburu Game Lodge
https://wildernesslodges.co.ke/samburu/
Dinner and overnight at Samburu Game Lodge: Full board.
DAY 5: A DAY TRIP TO MOUNT KENYA SAFARI CLUB.
Our destination today is the lovely Mount Kenya Safari Club. This exclusive club offers an experience of refined elegance and luxury, as well as a sense of old Hollywood thanks to its glamorous past. All of the amenities you would expect from a fine establishment are here, including horse stables, golf, trout streams, tennis, and sauna. Fine dining, gracious hospitality, and superb accommodations are sure to be highlights of our stay.
Soames Hotel Kenya
http://www.soameshotelkenya.com/
Dinner and overnight at Soames Hotel Kenya: Full board.
DAY 6: GAME DRIVE TO LAKE BARINGO.
This morning there is a drive via Nyahururu Falls down to Lake Baringo, where you stop for a lovely picnic lunch. Later you drive to the stunning Lake Baringo. In the evening you enjoy an interesting and informative bird walk.
Lake Baringo Sandia Resort
http://www.sandairesort.com/
Dinner and overnight are at Lake Baringo Sandia Resort: Full board.
DAY 7: GAME DRIVE TO LAKE NAKURU NATIONAL PARK.
Today we travel to the exotic Lake Nakuru National Park, located in the Great Rift Valley. After l, launch an exciting game run is planned for the afternoon. The game in this park is plentiful and the magnificent bird watching will make a devotee out of even the most reluctant. The Park is home to stunning flocks of lesser and Greater Flamingos, which literally turn the lake shores into a magnificent pink stretch. The bird life here is world renown and over 400 bird species exist here, White Pelicans, Plovers, Egrets, and Marabou Stork. It is also one of the very few places in Africa to see the White Rhino and rare Rothschild Giraffe.
Lake Nakuru Flamingo Lodge
https://lakenakuruflamingolodge.com/
Dinner and overnight at Lake Nakuru Flamingo Lodge: Full board.
DAY 8: GAME DRIVE TO MASAI MARA GAME RESERVE.
This morning we drive through the dramatic Great Rift Valley to the Masai Mara National Reserve. This enormous reserve is actually part of the vast Serengeti plains famously known for its spectacular great wildebeest migration and is the home of the Big Five: Lion, Elephant, Leopard, Buffalo, and Rhino. Lunch at our Lodge and relax before departing for the afternoon game run. The Mara Game Reserve —one of the greatest wildernesses in the world. Large mammals are varied and easy to see. Residents among the Park’s are Masai Giraffe, Buffalo, Eland and thousand of plains game, including Impala, Zebra, Topi, both Thomson’s and grants Gazelles.
Masai Mara Olmoran Tented Camp
http://www.olmorantentedcamp.com/
Dinner and overnight at Masai Mara Olmoran Tented Camp: Full board.
DAY 9 GAME DRIVE TO MASAI MARA GAME RESERVE.
The search for great predators and perhaps even cubs continues today and tomorrow during extensive game runs. On the plains are enormous herds of grazing animals, plus the elusive cheetah and leopard hiding amidst acacia boughs. During our stay, why we also have an optional opportunity to visit a village of the Masai people to witness the singing and dancing that are part of their daily lives and sacred rituals. A glimpse into their homes and social structure is a poignant experience.
Masai Mara Olmoran Tented Camp
http://www.olmorantentedcamp.com/
Dinner and overnight at Masai Mara Olmoran Tented Camp: Full board.
DAY 10: MASAI MARA TO NAIROBI.
After a sumptuous breakfast, drive back to Nairobi this morning, we may wish to visit shopping areas of Nairobi, revisit a favorite site or simply relax before proceeding to the airport, already fondly recalling the trip of a lifetime.
PACKAGE INCLUDES:
Transport on custom made 7 seater tour van ideal for game viewing and photography.
Full board accommodation whilst on safari.
Accommodation in the double/triple room.
All park entrance fees to include government taxes.
Service of an English speaking professional driver/guide.
All game drives as detailed in the itinerary.
Complimentary return airport transfers.
Bottled water whilst on safari 1 liter per person per day.
Start and end in Nairobi.
PACKAGE EXCLUDES:
Tips
Laundry
Beverages/Drinks/Sodas and other soft drinks.
International flights and visas.
Items of a personal nature.
Any other extras not detailed in hotel
Optional activities i.e. visit Masai village USD25 p/p
Optional Nairobi dinner
Balloon safari can be arranged at an extra cost
Optional Nairobi city tour and excursion.