Embark on a thrilling 12-day journey through the heart of Kenya, a land renowned for its stunning national parks and diverse wildlife. This safari promises an unforgettable experience, combining the thrill of game drives with the serenity of nature and the warmth of Kenyan hospitality. From the iconic Maasai Mara to the hidden gems of Aberdare National Park, each day holds the promise of unique encounters with Africa’s most iconic animals.
Day 1: Nairobi Arrival
Upon your arrival in Nairobi, you will be greeted by our friendly staff and transferred to your hotel. Take the day to rest and acclimate to the surroundings.
Day 2: Nairobi to Amboseli National Park
After breakfast, we depart for Amboseli National Park, famous for its breathtaking views of Mount Kilimanjaro. Enjoy an afternoon game drive with opportunities to spot elephants, lions, cheetahs, and a multitude of bird species.
Day 3: Amboseli National Park
Spend the day exploring Amboseli with morning and afternoon game drives. The park’s diverse landscapes, including swamps, forests, and savannahs, offer a rich tapestry of wildlife and incredible photographic opportunities.
Day 4: Amboseli to Tsavo West National Park
We journey to Tsavo West National Park, characterized by its dramatic volcanic landscapes and the Mzima Springs. Explore the Shetani Lava Flows and visit the Ngulia Rhino Sanctuary for a chance to witness these majestic creatures up close.
Day 5: Tsavo West to Tsavo East National Park
Continue your exploration of Tsavo as we head to Tsavo East National Park. The park’s vast plains and the Galana River create a haven for elephants, hippos, and diverse birdlife. Embark on a game drive upon arrival.
Day 6: Tsavo East National Park
Enjoy a full day in Tsavo East, with morning and afternoon game drives. Keep an eye out for the “Red Elephants” unique to this region, and take in the striking landscapes, including the Yatta Plateau.
Day 7: Tsavo East to Aberdare National Park
Leaving the open savannah behind, we head to Aberdare National Park. Explore this lush montane forest with game drives and a visit to the tree lodge, where you can spot wildlife from the comfort of your room.
Day 8: Aberdare to Samburu National Reserve
Journey north to Samburu National Reserve, home to the “Samburu Special Five”: reticulated giraffes, Grevy’s zebras, beisa oryx, Somali ostriches, and gerenuks. Embark on an afternoon game drive.
Day 9: Samburu National Reserve
Spend the day exploring Samburu’s unique ecosystems with morning and afternoon game drives. The Ewaso Ng’iro River serves as a lifeline, drawing wildlife to its banks.
Day 10: Samburu to Lake Nakuru National Park
Travel to Lake Nakuru National Park, renowned for its flamingo-filled shores and diverse birdlife. Enjoy a game drive and a visit to the Baboon Cliff for panoramic views.
Day 11: Lake Nakuru to Maasai Mara National Reserve
Depart for the iconic Maasai Mara, Kenya’s most famous wildlife destination. The Mara offers unparalleled opportunities to witness the Great Migration and an abundance of predators. Enjoy your first game drive in this legendary reserve.
Day 12: Maasai Mara National Reserve
Spend a full day in Maasai Mara with morning and afternoon game drives. Witness the drama of the savannah as you track lions, cheetahs, and the vast herds of wildebeest and zebras.
Inclusions and Exclusions
– Accommodation as per the itinerary
– All meals as specified in the itinerary
– Transport in comfortable safari vehicles
– Game drives as outlined
– Park entrance fees
– Experienced safari guides
– Airport transfers
– International flights
– Visa fees
– Travel insurance
– Personal expenses
– Optional activities
How to Get There
The tour begins in Nairobi, Kenya. You can book international flights to Jomo Kenyatta International Airport (NBO), Nairobi’s main airport. Our team will meet you at the airport upon your arrival and handle all transportation throughout the safari.
Prepare to embark on an unforgettable journey through Kenya’s national parks, immersing yourself in the beauty and wonder of Africa’s wildlife and landscapes. Book your adventure today and create memories that will last a lifetime.