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$340 Multi-day & Extended Tours

2 Days Amboseli Safari

Day 1: Nairobi to Amboseli National park Depart at 0700hrs for Amboseli National Park. (Truly a photographer's paradise with the magnificent backdrop of Mount Kilimanjaro and large herds of Elephants) Enjoy a leisurely drive arriving at the lodge in time for lunch and spend the early afternoon at leisure. Enjoy a game drive at 1600hrs in search of wildlife.Dinner and Overnight at Amboseli Sopa Lodge (L/D/B).Day 2: Amboseli to Nairobi This day you will be woken up very early for an early morning game drive to spot the nocturnal animals before they hide. You will have then go back to the lodge for your breakfast and then park your luggage and depart with a game drive. After exiting the park, you will head direct to Nairobi with an optional lunch on the way at extra cost.That's the end of your safari.

$362 Day Trips & Excursions

Amboseli National Park from Nairobi Full-Day Tour with Lunch

Today early morning at 0600Hrs after breakfast, you will be picked up by your driver guide, who will give you a short briefing on your safari. Straight away board your safari vehicle and depart for a thrilling safari to Amboseli National Park - one of Kenya's most popular parks. The name "Amboseli" comes from a Maasai word meaning "salty dust", and it is one of the best places in Africa to view large herds of elephants up close. Nature lovers can explore five different habitats here ranging from the dried-up bed of Lake Amboseli, wetlands with sulphur springs, the savannah and woodlands. Embark on a game drive en-route to Oltukai  Lodge or similar.   Arrive in time for a sumptuous lunch. Later go for an afternoon game drive as you exit the park. Drive back to Nairobi arriving late afternoon where you will be dropped off at your city hotel.

$2195 Cultural & Theme Tours

Big Five Safari

Day 1: Nairobi On arrival in Nairobi, transfer to your hotel to relax before your safari experience begins the following day, there are optional activities that are available during your stay in Nairobi, and your rep will assist should you require joining one. Accommodation Eka Hotel Meal Breakfast Day 2: Nairobi - Amboseli You will be picked from your Nairobi Hotel in the morning to start on your Amboseli National Park safari, a jewel tucked right under the skirts of Kilimanjaro. You will arrive at the Lode/Camp in time for lunch; thereafter proceed for an afternoon game drive at 16:00hrs before returning to your lodge/camp for dinner and overnight. Accommodation Kibo Safari Camp Meals Lunch and dinner Day 3: Amboseli Full day in Amboseli with morning and afternoon game drives. Visit the observation hill and have a panoramic view of the park, appreciate the abundance of bird life and animals in the swamp below. As the sun sets and the snow peak of Kilimanjaro reflect the rays of the dying sun Accommodation Kibo Safari Camp Meals breakfast, lunch and dinner Day 4: Amboseli – Lake Nakuru Depart after breakfast, pick picnic lunch boxes in Nairobi and drive to Lake Nakuru National park, you will stop at the Great Rift Valley escarpment to enjoy scenery. Along the way are two rift valley Lakes Lake Naivasha which is a fresh water lake and Lake Elmentaita a soda lake and the smallest among the lakes found in Rift Valley, you will arrive at the lodge in time for afternoon game drive at 16:00hrs Accommodation Lake Nakuru Lodge Meals breakfast, lunch and dinner Day 5: Lake Nakuru - Maasai Mara After breakfast, drive to the world famous Maasai Mara the beautiful scenery of riverine vegetation, rolling plains and open savannah is home of many animal species, including elephant, giraffe, hyena, impala, wildebeest and buffalo. Arrive for lunch at your camp. Head out on an afternoon game drive after lunch. Accommodation Base Camp Meals breakfast, lunch and dinner Day 6: Maasai Mara This may be the last day of your safari, but it could be the most thrilling, you have a choice of doing the Morning and afternoon game drive or going for a full day game drive with picnic lunch. There’s also the option today to take a hot-air balloon safari. Accommodation Base Camp Meals breakfast, lunch and dinner Day 7: Maasai Mara to Nairobi Early morning game drive, followed by breakfast the Camp then depart for Nairobi, lunch at Carnivore restaurant, time allows visit giraffe center and Maasai market before you are transferred to the airport Meals breakfast

$2380 Cultural & Theme Tours

Flying Safari

Day 1 - NairobiArrive into Nairobi’s Jomo Kenyatta International Airport today. After clearing customs, you will be met and transferred to the Hotel. Spend the rest of your day relaxing by the pool Overnight – Eka Hotel Day 2 – Nairobi – AmboseliToday you will be transferred to Wilson Airport for the scheduled flight to Amboseli National Park. You will be met at the airstrip and depart on your first game drive en-route to Kilima Camp. The lodge is situated on the heart of the Amboseli National Park. The hotel has magnificent views of Mt Kilimanjaro and the best place to watch elephants with the backdrop of the mountain. After lunch relax by the pool and at 16:00hrs depart for the afternoon game drive. Overnight – Kilima Camp Camp Day 3 – AmboseliToday you will have two game drives at the park. In between game drives you may wish to take a guided walk outside the park or relax at the swimming pool. Overnight – Kilima Camp Day 4 – Amboseli – Maasai MaraAfter breakfast, you will be driven to the airstrip for the scheduled flight to Nairobi where you will connect the flight to Maasai Mara. You will be met after landing at the air strip you will be met by Ashnil Camp vehicle, game drive en-route to the camp. Ashnil Camp has 40 luxury tents, is located in the Maasai Mara National Reserve and close to the Mara River, famous for the wildebeest migration. Overnight – Ashnil Mara Camp Day 5 – Maasai MaraA full day in Maasai Mara with the two game drivers, optional activities include Hot air balloon. Overnight – Ashnil Tented Camp Day 6 – Maasai – Nairobi flight Depart on an early morning game drive, returning to camp for breakfast. Afterwards you will be driven to the airstrip to catch the schedule 11:00am flight back to Nairobi’s Wilson Airport arriving at noon. You will be taken to the Airport to connect your flight or we can arrange for a day room at an extra cost.

$1115 Cultural & Theme Tours

Amboseli Mara Safari

Day 1: Nairobi – Amboseli (Distance 250 Km app 4hrs)You will be met in the morning by your driver guide and head off to Amboseli National Park; you will have two stops en-route to visit the wash rooms.  Proceed for an afternoon game drive at 16:00hrs Overnight; Amboseli Sopa http://www.sopalodges.com/amboseli-sopa-lodge/overview Meals lunch /dinner Day 2: Amboseli National ParkFull day in Amboseli on a clear day enjoy the wonderful view of the highest mountain in Africa Mount Kilimanjaro. You will have an early morning and afternoon game drives. 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. Overnight; Amboseli Sopa Meals Full board - lunch /dinner/breakfast Day 3: Amboseli National Park – Maasai Mara (Distance 468 Km app 9hrs )Today you have a long journey, early breakfast then proceed to Nairobi, pick your picnic lunch boxes at a Nairobi Hotel and proceed to Mara with a stop en-route to stretch yourself and enjoy the wonderful rural scenery. On arrival at Maasai Mara, you will have a short game drive en-route to the camp. Overnight; Ashnil Mara; http://www.ashnilhotels.com Meals lunch /dinner/breakfast Day 4: Masai Mara Game ReserveHave an early morning cup of hot Kenyan tea and coffee, then Head out this morning, for an exciting early morning game viewing adventure. Return back in time for breakfast then after breakfast you will have time at leisure. Mid-morning at leisure you can choose to visit local Maasai village at extra cost. Enjoy your lunch at the lodge. Masai Mara Game Reserve provides the necessary requirements to house a wide range of animal species. The most recognized are known worldwide as the African Big 5 which includes the African Elephant, Cape buffalo, Rhinoceros, Leopard, and the King of the beasts, the Lion. The term Big 5 was coined by big-game hunters as these species were the most difficult and dangerous to track and hunt. Subsequently the term was adopted by the tourism industry for marketing purpose, spinning a web of positivity opposed to the negative effect portrait by the original terminology. Numerous other species of bird and wildlife inhabit this dynamic location including Hyenas, Gazelles, Impalas, Giraffes, Zebras, Vultures, Cranes, Eagles, Falcons, and Ostriches. Overnight; Ashnil Mara Meals- lunch /dinner/breakfast Day 5: Masai Mara – Nairobi (Distance 300 Km app 5hrs)Today you will have an early morning game drive in Maasai Mara then back to the lodge/Camp for breakfast, then depart for Nairobi arriving late in the afternoon.

$429 Multi-day & Extended Tours

Kenya Safari Package to Amboseli National Park for 2 days

Day 1: Nairobi to Amboseli National Park Tour Departure is at 0730hrs. We pick you from your Nairobi hotel or flight from the airport. Depart to the Amboseli National Park. Arrive Amboseli National park after about 3 hours drive and have a short game drive enroute to the lodge for check in and lunch. After lunch at around 1600 hrs embark on another game drive for 2 hours and then get back to the lodge.More about this Destination:The park is famous for being the best place in Africa to get close to free-ranging elephants. Other attractions of the park include opportunities to meet Maasai and visit a Maasai village. The park also offers spectacular views of Mount Kilimanjaro, the highest free-standing mountain in the world.Amboseli offers some of the best opportunities to see African wildlife because the vegetation is sparse due to the long dry months.Overnight at  either : Kibo Safari Camp or Amboseli Sopa Lodge  - Lunch and Dinner IncludedDay 2: Amboseli to Nairobi Breakfast at the lodge then leave for a game drive in the park and later drive back to Nairobi and be dropped at your hotel or Jomo Kenyatta International Airport. Breakfast Included.Amboseli National Park is home to many species, including the African elephant, cape buffalo, impala, lion, cheetah, spotted hyena, giraffe, zebra and wildebeest among other African animals. There is also a host of Kenyan birds, both large and small, to see if you keep your eyes open and stop at every sighting.The park has several rules to protect the wildlife: do not get out of your vehicle, except at designated spots; do not harass the animals in any way; keep to the tracks; no off-road driving; and animals always have the right of way. The roads in Amboseli have a loose surface of volcanic soil that is dusty in the dry season and impassable in the wet season.Breakfast Included Please note park entry tickets are valid for only 24hours after you enter the park. If one exceed they may be forced to pay for another day.

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