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$350 Tours & Sightseeing

ABERDARE NATIONAL PARK DAY TOUR FROM NAIROBI

Our driver will pick you early in the morning from your Nairobi hotel. After a brief introduction, you will set off for 3.5 hours drive towards mount Kenya. In a clear sky, enjoy great views of mt Kenya as you approach the main gate to Aberdares national park. The game drives starts immediately you enter the main gate. Picturesque, steep forested ravines and open moorland characterize the Aberdare National Park.The park provides a habitat for elephants, black rhinos, leopards, spotted hyenas, olive baboons, black and white colobus monkeys, buffalo's, warthogs and bush bucks among others. Rare sightings include those of the Giant Forest hog, bongo, golden cat, serval cat, African wild cat, African civet cat and the blue duiker.Later proceed for your lunch at the famous Tree top hotel. Treetops is as much a part of nature as it has an ancient tree growing right through the hotel, with the lodge being built around it. It is the perfect fusion of nature and comfort sporting a rustic look that fits right into the Aberdares.Later depart via game drives for Nairobi arriving late in the afternoon. We may also drop you to the airport with advance request. Share with your driver these great African memories.

$440 Multi-day & Extended Tours

Mount Kenya Chimpanzee Sanctuary and Aberdares National Park Tour for 2 days

Day 1: 0800hrs Depart from Nairobi and drive in the scenic Central highlands and to Sweetwaters  around Mount Kenya Region. (on a clear day you can view Mount Kenya peak). Enter the Chimpanzee sanctuary and be educated on the conservation efforts for the chimpanzee. Later have a short game drive and have lunch. Later transfer to Sangare Gardens Hotel for the night. Day 2: Breakfast, then leave for the Aberdare National Park for a  4-6 hour game drive and then return to Nairobi. Visible are the falls and the mountain range terrain. Please note that there will be and additional armed guard during this game drive.

$2085 Food, Wine & Nightlife

7 Days Bigfive Safari

ItineraryDay 1: Nairobi - Aberdares.. Pick up and drive to Aberdares , where your day will be wwell spent with game viewingStop At: Aberdare National Park, Nyeri, Central ProvinceGame drive and game watching at the Ark Hotel which has balconies facing areas from which wild animals come fromDuration: 1 dayNo meals included on this day.No accommodation included on this day.Day 2: Aberdares national park - Lake Nakuru national parkStop At: Aberdare National Park, Nyeri, Central ProvinceBeautiful scenery , wildlife can be spotted at a near range . In the Ark hotel game viewing is at the balcony of your room. This place is amazingDuration: 1 dayStop At: Lake Nakuru, Lake Nakuru National Park, Rift Valley ProvinceThis is home of flamingos , black and white rhinos are also at home among many species of antilopes , gazelles and many more are found in lake Nakuru national parkDuration: 1 dayStop At: Mara Savannah Masai Market, Narok, Rift Valley ProvinceTwo nights will be spent in the magnificent Masai Mara national reserve . It is famed for its vast numbers of plains game and the spectacular " Big Cats " Duration: 1 dayStop At: Mara Savannah Masai Market, Narok, Rift Valley ProvinceWhole day game drive in the theatre of dreams . Optional balloon safari { extra cost } can be arranged alsoDuration: 1 dayStop At: Crater Lake Game Sanctuary, Naivasha, Rift Valley ProvinceGame drive to see hippos and also different species of wildebeests . Optional boat ride is also offered to watch hippos at a close rangeDuration: 1 dayStop At: Amboseli National Park, Amboseli National Park, Amboseli Eco-system, Rift Valley ProvinceHome to abundance of mammals and over 400 species of birds . Plain game , Lions , Cheetahs , and vast herds of Elephants wander freely . This area is dominated by the stunning spectacle of mount Kilimanjaro.Duration: 1 dayPass By: Nairobi National Museum, NairobiAfter Amboseli drive back to Nairobi . Lunch and drop off to your booked hotel or Airport to continue with your travel arrangementsMeals included: • Breakfast: Normal breakfast either buffet or special made . Juice and water is included • Lunch: Lunch is either buffet or set menu . Drinks during meals are to be settled by the client • Dinner: Dinner is served either Buffet or set menu. Drinks are paid separately / directly to the service providerAccommodation included: The Ark Hotel on full board basis

$1885 Kid Friendly

6 Days Kenya Allround Safari

ItineraryDay 1: Nairobi - Samburu national reserveStop At: Samburu National Reserve, NairobiSamburu national reserve is home for unique wildlife in kenya and a host of birds .Several game species common to Kenya's northern plains can be found in abundance here , including dry - country fauna: Gerenuk , Grevy's zebras , Oryx and reticulated Giraffe . All three " Big Cats " can be found here, as well as Elephants , Cape Buffalo and Hippopotamus among other mammals .Duration: 1 dayMeals included: • Lunch: Buffet lunch / set menu • Dinner: Buffet Dinner / set menuAccommodation included: Overnight in ASHNIL SAMBURU CAMP or SAMBURU INTREPIDS CAMPDay 2: Samburu national reserve - Abardares national parkStop At: Aberdare National Park, Nyeri, Central ProvincePicturesque , steep forested ravines and open moorland characterise Aberdare national park .The park provides a habitat for Elephants , Black Rhino , Leopards , Spotted Hyenas , Olive Baboon , Black and white Colobus monkeys ,Bufallos , warthogs among many.Duration: 1 dayMeals included: • Breakfast: Buffet breakfast / continental breakfast • Lunch: Buffet lunch / set menu • Dinner: Buffet dinner / set menuAccommodation included: Overnight in THE ARK HOTELDay 3: Aberdares national park - Lake Nakuru national Park Stop At: Lake Nakuru, Lake Nakuru National Park, Rift Valley ProvinceLake nakuru national park lies on the floor of great rift valley , surrounded by wooded and bushy grassland. Lake nakuru is ideal for bird watching especially the flamingos . The park is gorgeous all around the year and is home to both black and white Rhinos , Lions , Leopard , Hippos and the endangered Rothschild's giraffe .Duration: 1 dayMeals included: • Breakfast: Buffet breakfast / continental breakfast • Lunch: Buffet lunch / set menu • Dinner: Buffet dinner / set menuAccommodation included: Overnight in LAKE NAKURU LODGEDay 4: Lake nakuru national park - Masai mara national reserveStop At: Mara River, Maasai Mara National Reserve, Rift Valley ProvinceMasai mara game reserve is the most visited and popular tourist destination in Kenya and regarded as the jewel of Kenya's wildlfe viewing areas . The annual wildebeest's migration involves over 1.5 million animals arriving from Serengeti . Nowhere in Africa has more wildlife abundance where the Big five { Elephant , Lion , Buffalo , Leopard and Rhino } is easily spottedDuration: 1 dayMeals included: • Breakfast: Buffet breakfast / continental breakfast • Lunch: Buffet lunch / set menu • Dinner: Buffet dinner / set menuAccommodation included: Overnight in MARA SOPA LODGEDay 5: Masai Mara National ReserveStop At: Mara River, Maasai Mara National Reserve, Rift Valley ProvinceThis day is set aside to do a comprehensive game drive in the park with parked lunch / bush lunch until evening . Balloon safari { extra cost } can be arranged locally .Duration: 1 dayMeals included: • Breakfast: Buffet breakfast / continental breakfast • Lunch: Buffet lunch / set menu • Dinner: Buffet dinner / set menuAccommodation included: Overnight in MARA SOPA LODGEDay 6: Masai Mara National Reserve - NairobiPass By: Nairobi Mamba Village, NairobiAfter 5 nights of thrilling experience with flora and fauna , say goodbye to masai mara with an early morning game drive , followed by breakfast and have a game drive en route out of masai mara and drive to nairobi . After lunch drop off to your hotel or transfer to the airport and continue with your travel arrangements.Meals included: • Breakfast: Buffet breakfast / continental breakfast • Lunch: set menuNo accommodation included on this day.

$397 Multi-day & Extended Tours

2-Day Aberdare National Park Safari from Nairobi

Day 1: You will be picked up by our professional guide/driver and start the drive to Aberdare National Park.The drive is via the central Kenya highlands with stops to view tea and coffee plantations.At around 1200 hours, you will arrive at the Aberdare Country Club for lunch.After lunch you will relax while enjoying a cup of tea, coffee or hot chocolate while waiting to go for the afternoon game drive.You will spend your evening and night at the ARK TREE LODGE (http://thearkkenya.com/) . The lodge has nice balconies where you can watch different animals at the salt lick and waterhole.It’s the best for wildlife sightings where you get to enjoy the best in high altitude game viewing.Dinner and overnight at Ark Tree Lodge Meal Lunch and Dinner Day 2: Have breakfast at the Ark Tree Lodge and depart for a morning game drive.Later at around 1200 hours get back to the lodge for lunch and thereafter start the drive back to Nairobi arriving at around 1900 hours.This marks the end of the safari.Meal Breakfast and lunch

$1750 Multi-day & Extended Tours

5-Day Aberdare Lake Nakuru and Masai Mara Safari from Nairobi

Day 1: Nairobi to Aberdare National Park – Kenya0800am: Pick up from your Nairobi hotel/Nairobi Airport. Proceed to the Aberdare national park. lunch at Aberdare Country Club, located on a mountain slope in the scenic Great Rift Valley. After lunch we drive to the nearby The Ark Lodge where we will stay for tonight. Afternoon and evening spent game viewing from the balconies of your Tree lodge.  The Aberdare national park is home to  elephants, black rhinos, leopards, spotted hyenas, olive baboons, black and white colobus monkeys, buffalos, warthogs and bushbucks among others. Rare sightings include those of the Giant Forest hog, bongo, golden cat, serval cat, African wild cat, African civet cat and the blue duikerMeal plan: Lunch, Dinner.Day 2: Aberdares- Lake Nakuru National ParkTransfer to your base hotel the Aberdare country club . Proceed to the lake Nakuru national park.  There shall be a stop to view the scenic Thompson falls at Nyahururu.  The drive via farming country and local  homesteads via the Great Rift Valley escarpment floor is scenic. Afternoon bird watching and game viewing drive.  Overnight at your lake Nakuru lodgeMeal Plan: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner.Day 3: Lake Nakuru National Park - Masai MaraMorning bird and game viewing drives.  Depart for the Masai Mara game reserve with stops at scenic points along the safari route. Afternoon game viewing drive at the Mara.   Overnight at your Masai Mara Sopa Lodges/AA LodgesMeal Plan: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner.Day 4: Full Day - Masai Mara Today shall be a game viewing extravaganza!   Masai Mara Game reserve remains the most exciting wildlife eco-system in the Natural world. It is host to the highest and most varied concentration of wild animals than any other wildlife park in the region. We shall traverse the Masai Mara reserve on a full day of unlimited game viewing encountering the big five and more of the lesser game.  Picnic lunch shall be by the Mara river as we watch hippos & crocodiles or maybe the great migration (July – October).   Overnight at your Masai Mara Sopa Lodges/AA LodgesMeal plan: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner.Day 5: Masai Mara - NairobiA morning game viewing drive at the Masai mara.  An extra game drive as you depart the reserve. Proceed to Nairobi.  Arrive Nairobi in the late afternoon.Drop off at your Nairobi hotel / Nairobi airportMeal Plan: Breakfast, Lunch. 

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