BCTS 10: GRAND KENYA: 11 DAYS MAASAI MARA/ NAKURU/SAMBURU/MT.KENYA/AMBOSELI/ TSAVO WEST

DAY 1: NAIROBI / MASAI MARA 

07.30 hrs: Transfer from your hotel to our office for a full safari briefing.  Depart from Nairobi via the Great Rift Valley for Masai Mara Game Reserve, lunch en-route.

On arrival, proceed for a game drive in search of Black-Maned lion, elephants, leopard, cheetah, buffalo and other plains game. Return to the campsite for dinner and overnight.

DAY 2: Masai Mara – 3 Game Drives

06.30 hrs: Early to rise early to spot. This is one of the best game drives of the day.

After a hot cup of Chai ( Tea ) or Kahawa ( coffee ) head into the park for our first game drive of the day.

The cool early morning weather is excellent for spotting Lion, Lepard, Cheetah and Hyena.

10.30 hrs: After breakfast head back into the park. This game drive is great to see Elephant, Giraffe, Hippo and other plains game. Return to campsite for hot lunch

14.00 hrs( Optional Masai Village Visit USD 20 per person paid directly to the chief ).

 

15.30 hrs: Full Afternoon game drive. On every game drive we will try and explore a different part of the park. After watching the beautiful Mara Sunset head back to camp for dinner and overnight.

 

 

DAY 3: MASAI MARA – Optional 2 Game Drive or Full Day Drive

08.00 hrs: After breakfast, proceed on a FULL DAY Game drive with picnic Lunch and also visit the Hippo Pool (Mara River).

Here you can come out of the vehicle and sit on the rocks and view the hippos and crocodiles in the river. You can also go for a short walk with a warden.

Return back to the campsite for Dinner and Overnight.

 

DAY 4: MASAI MARA / LAKE NAKURU

07.30 hrs: After breakfast, leave Masai Mara for Lake Nakuru National Park. After lunch, proceed for a game drive round Lake Nakuru to view the RHINOS, flamingos, waterbuck, buffaloes etc.

The flamingos at Lake Nakuru are often described as “The World’s Greatest Bird Spectacle.” After bird and game viewing check into the hotel with private Shower/toilet. Dinner and overnight at Pelican Lodge in Lake Elementaita.

 

DAY 5: LAKE NAKURU / SAMBURU ( Samburu Sopa Lodge ).

07.00 hrs: After breakfast, leave via the Thompsons Falls for Samburu Game Reserve, picnic lunch en-route.

15.30 hrs: Proceed for a game drive in search of the elusive leopard, lions, long necked graceful Gerenuk, Gravy’s zebra, Reticulated giraffe, Oryx and other plains game.

Dinner and overnight at the Samburu Sopa lodge; www.sopalodges.com.

 

DAY 6: SAMBURU – Samburu Sopa Lodge

06.30 hrs: Game drive, breakfast at the lodge.

10.00 hrs: Game drive. Lunch at the lodge.

15.30 hrs: Afternoon game drive. Dinner and overnight at lodge

 

 DAY 7: SAMBURU / MT. KENYA            

After breakfast, leave Samburu for Mt. Kenya. Hot Lunch on Arrival at Hotel.

16:00 Hrs: Escorted 4 Km Bird and Nature Walk.

Dinner and overnight in a budget hotel with private shower/toilet at the Mount Leisure Resort.

 Mount Kenya National Park

 

DAY 8: MT. KENYA / NAIROBI / AMBOSELI

After breakfast leave Mt. Kenya via Nairobi, and continue to Amboseli Game Reserve, picnic lunch en route. Upon Arrival, Check into your luxury camp to freshen up.

15.30 hrs: Full Afternoon game drive. Return to Camp in the late evening for dinner and overnight. Kibo Safari Camp or Similar

 

DAY 9: AMBOSELI

08.00 hrs: Depart from campsite for a full day game drive.

Lunch at top of Amboseli Observation Hill. After lunch game drive.

Return to camp in the late afternoon for dinner and overnight.

 

masai mara wildebeest migration

 

 

DAY 10: AMBOSELI / TSAVO WEST

08.00 hrs: After breakfast leave Amboseli Game Reserve for Tsavo West National park, arriving in time for lunch at the lodge.

15.00 hrs: After lunch proceed for a game drive in search of the famous man-eating lions of Tsavo and other plains game, returning to the lodge for dinner and overnight.

 

 

DAY 11: TSAVO WEST / NAIROBI OR MOMBASA

06.30 hrs: Before breakfast proceed to Mzima Springs where hippos and varied fish are seen swimming in the clear waters.

Late breakfast at the Lodge and thereafter return to Nairobi or proceed to Mombasa arriving at around 18.00 hrs.

TSAVO TO MOMBASA BY PUBLIC TRANSPORT.

 

WHAT’S INCLUDED: CAMPING SAFARI

  • Transport in safari minibuses. Equipped with Pop Up Roof and Sliding Windows
  • PARK FEES
  • All campsite fees.
  • All campsite equipment.
  • Luxury Lodge in Nakuru, Samburu, Amboseli and Tsavo West.
  •  Hotel in Mt. Kenya.
  • Three meals a day ( Lunch on Day 1 to Lunch on the last day )
  • Mineral Water . 1 litre per person per day for Kenya Safaris
  • Public transport to Mombasa  applicable
  • 1 Free Airport Transfer

WHAT IS NOT INCLUDE

  • Personal spending money for drinks and swimming.
  • Small suitcase or rucksack as storage space on our buses is limited (luggage can be stored in our left luggage office, free of charge).
  • Torch , towel, insect repellent, insect spray
  • Film and batteries for the duration of the safari
  • Balloon safari- US$ 450 per person [We can book it for you  at our offices]

 

We look forward to hearing from you. 

For any questions you may have or any additional information you may require please do not hesitate to call or email us:

Cell Phone:      (+ 254) 723 166 170 or 733 630 053 or 707 415 505

Email:                   info@bestcampingkenya.com    or     safaris@bestcampingkenya.com