DAY 1: NAIROBI – AMBOSELI
Drive through Masai land to Amboseli National Park which nestles at the foot of Mount Kilimanjaro, Africa’s highest mountain. Lunch at the lodge followed by a game drive in this most photogenic of Parks. Dinner and overnight at a Lodge in or near the Park.
DAY 2: AMBOSELI – TSAVO WEST
After an early morning game drive leave Amboseli for Tsavo West National Park. The route follows the base of the Chyulu Hills and crosses a great lava flow which evidences Mount Kilimanjaro’s volcanic past. Lunch and an afternoon game drive in the Park. A visit is made to the Mzima Springs where from an underwater observation tank it is possible to see submerged hippo walking the floor of the springs. Dinner and overnight at a lodge in or near the Park.
DAY 3: TSAVO WEST – NAIVASHA
After breakfast leave for Lake Naivasha taking lunch en route in Nairobi. In the afternoon reach Lake Naivasha which lies among extinct Volcanoes on the floor of the Great Rift Valley. The Lake is a birdwatcher’s paradise. Dinner and overnight at a lakeside hotel.
DAY 4: NAIVASHA – MASAI MARA
Drive across the Masai plains to reach the renowned Masai Mara in time for lunch. An afternoon game drive introduces you to the bewildering herds and the numerous predators which have made the Reserve so famous. Dinner and overnight at a lodge.
DAY 5: MASAI MARA
A full day game viewing when it should be possible to see all the Big Five as well as a variety of lesser known species. Dinner and overnight at a lodge.
DAY 6: MASAI MARA – NAIROBI
After breakfast depart from Masai Mara Game Reserve and re-cross the Rift Valley to reach Nairobi around lunch time.