6 Days 5 Nights Nairobi –  Lake Nakuru – Masai Mara – Nairobi

 

Day 1. Nairobi – 2nd Sep 2017

On your arrival you will be met at the international airport at 02:30am and transferred to Heron Hotel Nairobi for the remaining part of the night, Breakfast will be served at the hotel. Relax until 10:00am then depart for the Shedrack Elephant orphanage for the feeding, Lunch at the Carnivore Restaurant. After lunch you will have a guided tour in Nairobi with a visit to the Giraffe centre and the Karen Blixen museum. Diner and overnight at the Heron Hotel (B,B) (2 nights)

   

 

Day 2: Nairobi – Lake Naivasha & Lake Nakuru – 3rd Sep 2017

After breakfast depart for Lake Naivasha for game viewing. Then proceed to Lake Nakuru for lunch  while on the highway Mount Longonot (which is of volcanic origin), 

 

Lake Nakuru is home to a wide variety of water birds including thousands of flamingoes, swan, pelicans and other birds. To be seen in Lake Nakuru include leopards, lions, Rhino and Buffalo and other plains game except elephant. Nakuru National Park, which has a fantastic array of bird life including flamingos, white pelicans and the marabou stork, all water birds, that breed in the lake’s alkaline waters. You may spot white rhino and the rare Rothschild’s giraffe that has five horns instead of the usual three and clear instead of spotted shanks (legs). A visit to the baboon cliff offers a scenic panorama of the lake below, surrounded by a vast tract of euphorbia and acacia forest. Makalia falls within the park are an additional attraction. Dinner and overnight at Lake Nakuru Sopa Lodge (F,B)

   

 

Day 3: Lake Nakuru – Masai Mara – 4th Sep 2017

Today you will have an early morning breakfast then depart for Masai Mara Game Reserve. Through the Great Rift Valley. On arrival at Masai Mara you will proceed to the lodge for lunch. After lunch you will relax until 4:00pm then embark on the afternoon game drive until 6:30pm.

 

Masai Mara offers wildlife in such variety and abundance that it is difficult to believe: over 450 species of animals have been recorded here. You will easily see lions, rhinos, hippos, crocodiles, giraffe, wildebeests, zebras, buffalo, warthogs, hyenas, jackals, wild dogs, buffalo, leopard, many kinds of antelopes and elephant. It is in the Mara that perhaps the most spectacular event of the natural world takes place. This is the annual migration of millions of wildebeest and zebra from the Serengeti (Tanzania) in search of water and pasture. Following on their heels are the predators of the savanna- lion, cheetah, wild dog, jackal, hyena and vultures. Dinner and overnight at Mara Sopa Lodge (F,B)

   

 

Day 4: Masai Mara – 5th Sep 2017

Today you will have an early morning game drive from 6:30am to 8:30am time for breakfast at the lodge, after breakfast proceed for a day of game and sight seeing with your safari guide. All the big five may be seen namely elephant, buffalo and lion; the sighting of rhino and leopard which make the total five cannot be guaranteed as they are few in number, very shy and elusive. Lunch at the lodge After lunch you will relax until 4:00pm time for an evening game drive towards the day’s end.

Diner and overnight at Mara SopaLodge (F,B)

   

 

Day 5: Masai Mara – 6th Sep 2017

Full day today will be spent in the Masai Mara, after breakfast proceed for a day of game and sight seeing with your safari guide. All the big five may be seen namely elephant, buffalo and lion; the sighting of rhino and leopard which make the total five cannot be guaranteed as they are few in number, very shy and elusive. Break for your leisurely lunch at the lodge.

Diner and overnight at Mara Sopa Lodge (F,B)

   

 

Day 6. Masai Mara – Nairobi – 7th Sep 2017

Today you will have an early morning game viewing from 6:30am to 8:30am then back to the lodge for breakfast. After breakfast you will drive to Nairobi with lunch on route. After lunch proceed to Nairobi and to the Airport for your flight to Zanzibar.

 

PRICE: 

US$. 1,682.-p.p – Adults

US$.1,600.-p.p – Child

 

Price includes:

  • 2 nights accommodation on Bed and breakfast at Heron Hotel Nairobi
  • 4 nights accommodation on full board whilst on safari 
  • all meals whilst on safari
  • park entrance fees, 
  • Services of an English speaking driver guide, 
  • Game drives in a private 4×4 jeep for the entire safari 
  • Bottled drinking water during game drives.
  • 2 Airport transfers in Kenya
  • Extra lunch on the last day
  • Entrance fees to the Elephant orphanage, Giraffe centre and Karen Blixen museum in Nairobi with a city tour

 

Does not include: 

  • Cigarettes, 
  • Drinks, 
  • Tips, 
  • Laundry, 
  • and things of personal nature