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The trail to the crater rim is clear and easy to follow, and taking along a ranger is not necessary, although a good one will certainly enhance your trek; rangers can be arranged at the main gate as you enter.


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8 Days Kenya Discovery Safari - Mombasa

ItineraryDay 1: Mombasa - Tsavo West National ParkStop At: Mzima Springs, Tsavo National Park West, Coast ProvinceTsavo West National park and Tsavo East National Parks were once a single park, but are now separated. Tsavo West National Park is situated west of its sister, Tsavo East National Park, and is approximately 188km west of Mombasa. This park is considered the best for topography fans who also want to view Kenya's animals and birds.There are many tourist attractions at Tsavo West National Park, from safari tours to see the red-skinned elephants, to birdwatching and hill hiking, to caving and boating. There are many Kenyan animals in the park, including elephants, African lions, hippos, cheetahs, hartebeest and buffalo.Duration: 1 dayMeals included: • Lunch: Buffet lunch / set menu • Dinner: Buffet dinner / set menuAccommodation included: Overnight in KILAGUNI SERENA LODGE / NGULIA SAFARI LODGEDay 2: Tsavo West National Park - NairobiStop At: Nairobi National Museum, NairobiAfter morning game drive , depart for nairobi . Afternnon city tour and visit to giraffe center . Duration: 1 dayMeals included: • Breakfast • Lunch • DinnerAccommodation included: Overnight in AKA HOTELDay 3: Nairobi - Masai Mara National ReserveStop At: Mara River, Maasai Mara National Reserve, Rift Valley ProvinceMasai Mara National Reserve is situated within the Great Rift Valley in the southern part of Kenya. Measuring approximately 1510sq. kilometres (approx. 938sq. miles) in size, this unfenced savannah grassland is roughly 150 miles southeast of Nairobi.Maasai Mara derives its name from the indigenous people of Kenya - the Maasai tribe - and the Mara River that cuts through the park. The Masai Mara provides the best view of the famous wildebeest migration as the animals cross the Mara River between July and August.The Mara is also home to the richest concentration of wildlife, including the "Big Five" (elephants, lions, leopards, rhinos, and buffalo), zebras, antelope, gnus, Oribis, hyenas, giraffes, warthogs, gazelles, hartebeests, hippos, crocodiles and others. The park has the largest concentration of African lions, including the black-maned lion.Birdlife is as plentiful as wildlife at the Masai Mara, which boasts over 400 different birds species. The park experiences a hot and dry climate with a regular rainfall season twice a year.The reserve's topography is mainly open savannah (grassland) with clusters of acacia trees along the southeastern area of the park. The Mara and Talek rivers grace the rolling plains of the reserve. Myriad seasonal rivers appear during the rainy season but dry out once the rains are gone. 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 4: Masai Mara Game ReserveStop At: Mara River, Maasai Mara National Reserve, Rift Valley ProvinceThis day is specially for comprehensive game drives in the park . Optional balloon safari is also available at an extra cost to be booked locally here .Duration: 24 minutesMeals included: • Breakfast: Buffet breakfast / continental breakfast • Lunch: Buffet lunch / bush lunch • Dinner: Buffet dinner / set menuAccommodation included: Overnight in MARA SOPA LODGEDay 5: Masai Mara National Reserve - NaivashaStop At: Lake Naivasha, Rift Valley ProvinceLake Naivasha is also a popular tourist destination. Hell's Gate National Park is the main locations for Lion King, including Pride Rock and the Gorge, are modelled after the park . Longonot National Park and Mount Longonot are nearby attractions. Tours also have included Lake Naivasha, to observe birdlife and hippopotamus behaviour, as well as other wild animals. Optional boat ride is offered at an extra cost to bring you near birds and hippos .Duration: 1 dayMeals included: • Breakfast: Buffet breakfast / continental breakfast • Lunch: Buffet lunch / set menu • Dinner: Buffet dinner / set menuAccommodation included: Overnight in NAIVASHA SOPA LODGEDay 6: Lake Naivasha - Amboseli National ParkStop At: Amboseli National Park, Amboseli National Park, Amboseli Eco-system, Rift Valley ProvinceAmboseli offers some of the best opportunities to see African animals because its vegetation is sparse due to the long dry months. Amboseli National Park is home to wild animals, which include the African elephant, buffalo, impala, lion, cheetah, hyena, giraffes, zebra, wildebeest among other African animals. There is also a host of Kenya birds, both large and small, to see if you keep your eyes open and stop at With its awesome view of Mount Kilimanjaro (Africa's highest mountain at 5,895m), Amboseli National Park offers a unique and breathtaking backdrop for viewing Africa's animals. It also has a dry Pleistocene lake basin that houses a temporary lake, Lake Amboseli, after the rains.Duration: 1 dayMeals included: • Breakfast: Buffet breakfast / continental breakfast • Lunch: Buffet lunch / set menu • Dinner: Buffet dinner / set menuAccommodation included: Overnight in AMBOSELI SOPA LODGEDay 7: Amboseli National Park - Tsavo East National ParkStop At: Tsavo East, Tsavo National Park East, Coast ProvinceTsavo East National Park is a natural area of flat, dry plains, with thorny bushes and swampy marshland near the river. It is teeming with diverse Kenyan animals including large families of giraffes, gazelles, hartebeests and zebras, as well as the "Big Five" must-see animals - buffalo, African elephants, lions, rhinos and leopards.The main purpose of a wildlife safari is to see Kenyan animals in their natural state. It never ceases to surprise people when they see birds perched near crocodiles, or gazelles grazing near big cats; however, the truth is that predators generally only kill to eat and, otherwise, the animals live together in harmony.These are the most common Kenyan animals you may see during your visit to Tsavo East National Park: Cape buffalo, cheetahs, duikers, African elephants, gazelles, gerenuks, giraffes, hares, hartebeests, hyenas, impalas, leopards, lions, mongoose, black faced vervet monkeys, Sykes's monkeys, crested porcupines, giant rats, black rhinoceros, squirrels, warthogs, waterbucks, and zebras.Duration: 1 dayMeals included: • Breakfast: Buffet breakfast / continental breakfast • Lunch: Buffet lunch / set menu • Dinner: Buffet dinner / set menuAccommodation included: Overnight in ASHNIL ARUBA LODGE / VOI SAFARI LODGEDay 8: Tsavo East National Park - MombasaPass By: Mombasa Tusks, Mombasa, Coast ProvinceAfter an early morning game drive , followed by breakfast its now time to say bye bye to wildlife with a game drive en route out of tsavo east and drive back to mombasa . Drop off in your respective hotels , residence or airport and continue with your travel arrangements .Meals included: • Breakfast: Buffet breakfast / continental breakfastNo accommodation included on this day.

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Mount Longonot Full Day Trip

ItineraryThis is a typical itinerary for this productStop At: Mount Longonot National Park, Maai Mahiu, Rift Valley ProvinceMount longonot is a perfect destination for hiking which normally takes 5 hours round trip chance for game viewing as you hike up and downDuration: 6 hours

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