This 5 Day Explore Amboseli – Lake Nakuru Kenya wildlife safari is a reserve Safari from Nairobi traverses Kenya in less than a week away from home.
Pick up from your Nairobi hotel/airport in the morning and drive to Amboseli National Park famous for its scenery with a backdrop of snow-capped Mount Kilimanjaro. Kilimanjaro dominates the landscape and open plains – great for photo opportunities.
Upon arrival enjoy a mini game drive, en route to Amboseli Sentrim Camp for lunch. Late afternoon explore the park on a game drive in search for wildlife such as elephant, antelope, zebra, wildebeest, buffalo and giraffes. Kilimanjaro dominates the view from every direction where animals are seen browsing in the grasses and drinking at the waterhole directly outside then back to lodge for dinner and overnight stay
Main Destination: Amboseli Game Reserve
Accommodation: Amboseli Sentrim Camp
Meals and drinks: All meals and drinking
Day 2. Full day game drive within Amboseli National Park
After a cup of coffee together with packed lunch, you will go for a full day game drive. The park is famous for being the best place in Africa to get close to free-ranging elephants. On a clear day, you’ll also have spectacular views of Mount Kilimanjaro, the highest free-standing mountain in the world and also visit the pyramid-shaped hill which is one of the only places in the park where you can get out and walk. The summit provides an ideal lookout from which to orientate you to the plains, swamps and roads below then come back for dinner and overnight stay.
Day 3. Amboseli – Drive to Lake Nakuru National Park
Early breakfast at your camp then depart Amboseli National Park for Lake Nakuru National Park arriving in lunch time. Check in at Sarova Lion Hill Lodge. Enjoy some sumptuous lunch and relax before the afternoon game drive. Later afternoon during our game drive, you are likely to view a variety of birds on the lake and on a lucky day you may view wildlife including the white Rhino and black rhino, cheetah, lion, leopard to mention but a few.
Main Destination: Lake Nakuru
Accommodation: Sarova Lion Hill Lodge
Meals and drinks: All meals and drinking water
Day 4. Lake Nakuru National Park – Rift valley province
Have a cup of tea then go for a morning game drive south towards Lake Nakuru. This is a shallow soda lake which inhabits more than a million flamingos. The Lake Nakuru National Park also has a Rhino sanctuary. Other animals to be seen here are lion, buffalo, water-buck, warthog, hippos and bird species such as flamingos after come back to the lodge for lunch and later in the evening you may opt to have a camp fire at your new home for story telling as well as enjoying your dinner.
Day 5. Depart the land of wildlife and flamingos to Arboretum Park
Have a morning breakfast, check out and transfer to Nairobi city where you will have a stopover at Nairobi Arboretum for lunch and after you will be dropped at the airport for your onward flight.
- Park fees (non-residents)
- All activities that are shown in the itinerary
- Professional driver/ tour guide
- All transfers (airport pick up and drops)
- All Taxes
- All transportation
- Meals (as specified in a day by day section)
- Drinking water all days
Tour costs Excludes
- International flights
- Additional accommodation before and after the trip
- Government imposed increased of taxes and park fees
- Personal items (souvenirs, travel insurance, visas etc)
- Optional activities (not detailed in the above itinerary)