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$163 Day Trips & Excursions

Private Day tour to Lake Nakuru with optional Boat Ride on Lake Naivasha

After meeting your guide in the lobby of your hotel at 6:00am, start your journey to Nakuru. While en route, stop at the Great Riff Valley view point where you will attain magnificent views of the escarpments. Arrive at Lake Nakuru by 9:00am, completing the 3-hour drive. Upon your arrival, start the 3-hour game drive with your guide and part. Break for lunch at a local restaurant, Lake Nakuru Lodge. Alternatively, you may have a pre-arranged picnic lunch in the park.Have lunch, then continue to enjoy additional game drives on the way out. Depart the park at approximately 3:00pm and head to Lake Naivasha for a 1-hour boat ride. While on the boat ride, enjoy bird watching, eagle feeding, and hippo viewing. Once your boat ride comes to an end, return to the dock. Begin the drive to Nairobi for a 6:00pm arrival and get dropped off the hotel 

$500 Multi-day & Extended Tours

4 Days Masai Mara & Lake Nakuru Group Joining Safari

Day 1: Nairobi to Maasai Mara At 8 o'clock you will be picked up from your Nairobi Hotel and commence the drive to Maasai Mara via the great rift valley view point where you will have a breathtaking view of the floor of the rift valley. Lunch will be picnic on the way. In the afternoon after you check in depart for a game viewing drive in the Mara Reserve. Return back to the camp for a sumptuous buffet dinner ending with good time for resting at lenchada Tourist Camp. Masai Mara Reserve is the most popular tourism destination in Kenya. Located in the Great Rift Valley in primarily open grassland. Wildlife is most concentrated on the reserve’s western escarpment. Its regarded as the jewel of Kenya’s wildlife Viewing areas. The annual wildebeest’s migration alone involves over 1.5 million animals arriving in July and departing in November. Hardly can a visitor miss to spot the big five. The phenomenal wildbeeste migration which is a spectacular event only seen in Maasai mara is the the wonder of the world.  Day 2: Full Day Game Drive in Masai Mara Reserve Spend the full day exploring Masai Mara in search of the Big Five. You will have picnic lunches in the Reserve as you scale the Mara beauty sitted at the banks of Mara river. Optional: In the evening, Visit the local Masai village for a Masai cultural tour at USD 20 per person. Learn about the Masai community and interact with the local Masai people. A overnight at the Masai village can be organised upon request. A balloon safari at USD 380 per person(optional) can can be organised early morning on this day then proceed with the normal program. It is in the Mara that perhaps the most spectacular event of the natural world takes place: the great migration. This is the annual migration of millions of wildebeest and zebra from the Serengeti (in Tanzania) in search of water and pasture. Following on their heels are the predators of the savanna – lions, cheetahs, jackals, hyenas and vultures.   Day 3: Depart Maasai Mara to Nakuru You will enjoy the last early morning game drive in Mara Reserve followed by breakfast. Thereafter commence drive  to Nakuru.  Upon arrival at 6pm you will spend the night at the Golden Palace hotel and have dinner there. Day 4 : Nakuru to Nairobi You will have an early breakfast and depart by 7am to straight to the park. Its a small park with magnificent, rare white rhinos which form part of the Big five animals. There is also a possibility to see the pink flamingos . The game drive lasts 3 hours, after which you depart on a 3-hour drive back to Nairobi to arrive at around 3 pm. You will be dropped to your hotel within Nairobi.

$2650 Cultural & Theme Tours

13 Days Kenya and Tanzania Economic Safari Camps and Budget Hotels

Day 1: Nairobi to Masai Mara National ReserveBetween 7:30 and 8:00 a.m.,Depart to Masai Mar a arriving after lunch and start your  introduction game viewing in Masai Mara game reserve. After that, you will be returning back to the  camp for dinner and overnight.Day 2: Masai Mara Full day   ( 0830 hrs  to  1730 hrs)After breakfast, proceed on a full day of game viewing within the reserve with picnic lunche. Dinner and overnight will be at the camp.Day 3: Masai Mara to Nakuru National ParkEarly morning pre-breakfast game drive. After breakfast, you will depart the Mara region for Nakuru,arriving in time for inner and overnight will be at budget   hotel.Day 4: Lake Nakuru to Amboseli National ParkAfter breakfast, you will proceed for a game drive in Lake Nakuru National Park, and later drive to Amboseli national park arriving late evening with game viewing en-route to camp. Dinner and overnight will be at a  camp.Day 5: Amboseli   National ParkAfter breakfast you will proceed for a full day game drive return to overnight at the camp.Day 6: Amboseli  to ArushaFinal  early morning game drive  enroute  drive out to Namanga  border town to catch the shuttle bus to Arusha. drop at Hotel booked for bed and breakfast.Day 7: Arusha to Tarangire National ParkAfter breakfast, depart for Tarangire National Park, for afternoon of game viewing. Dinner and overnight will be at the  Campsite.Day 8: Tarangire to Ngorongoro  CraterAfter breakfast, drive to Ngorongoro Conservation Area. This afternoon, you will descend 2000 feet (over 600 meters) to the floor of the crater for a day crater tour with picnic lunches. Dinner and overnight will be at the CampsiteDay 9: Ngorongoro to  Serengeti   National ParkDrive to Serengeti National Park for an  afternoon game drive.i. Dinner and overnight will be at the CampsiteDay 10: Serengeti National ParkAfter breakfast proceed for full day game drive. Dinner and overnight will be at the  Campsite .Day 11: Serengeti to Lake ManyaraEnjoy an early morning game drive before breakfast and depart to Lake Manyara with lunch en-route.Day 12: Lake Manyara to ArushaAfter breakfast, you will have a morning game drive in Lake Manyara National Park .After lunch, you will drive back to Arusha  Sterio HotelDay 13: Arusha to DepartAfter breakfast at Arusha  Hotel, board scheduled shuttle bus back to Nairobi to be dropped at airprot.

$1260 Outdoor Activities

07 Days Best Of Kenya Camping Adventure Tour 2018-19

Day 1: Nairobi - Masai Mara 8.30 a.m. Pick up from hotel in Nairobi and transfer to office to depart for the Masai Mara Game Reserve, via the view-point of the Great Rift Valley and Narok town for lunch. On arrival proceed for a game drive, tracking various animal species and birds with your driver/guide. Dinner and overnight at the Miti Mingi Eco Camp Day 2: Masai Mara After breakfast proceed on a full day of game viewing within the reserve. The landscape here is scenic savannah grassland on rolling hills. The reserve is the best park for game in Kenya as it has an extensive road and track network which allows for close range viewing and photography. Break for your picnic lunch at the hippo pool, looking out for hippos and crocodile. Dinner and overnight at the Miti Mingi Eco Camp Day 3: Masai Mara- Nakuru Early morning pre-breakfast game drive. After breakfast, depart the Mara region for Nakuru, lunch enroute, with scenic views of Mt. Longmont and Lake Naivasha from afar on the main highway. Dinner and overnight at Citymax Nakuru hotel Day 4: Lake Nakuru – Lake Naivasha After breakfast proceeds on a game drive in Lake Nakuru Park, known for its prolific birdlife including flamingoes. The park contains a sanctuary for the conservation of the white rhino while species like Cape buffalo and waterbuck can be seen near the shoreline. Drive to Naivasha .Dinner and overnight at Taphe Guest Resort Day 5 ; Naivasha -Amboseli national park After breakfast have a nature walk in the hell’s gate national park – lunch and drive to Amboseli national park dinner and overnight at Kimana Camp Day 6: Amboseli Full day A day of game drives in this park which contains swamp grounds in which elephants and hippos bathe in abundance. A variety of plains game, antelopes and birds can also be seen and Mt. Kilimanjaro’s peak too if weather conditions permit . We will cater for picnic lunches return to overnight at the Kimana Camp Day 7: Amboseli – Nairobi Early morning game viewing return to the camp for full breakfast later drive back to Nairobi. Or drop off at the airport to depart.

$2815 Outdoor Activities

07 Days Kenya Mid-Range Lodge Safari in 4x4 offroad

Day 1: Nairobi  -  Masai Mara     8.30 a.m.  Pick up from  hotel in Nairobi and transfer to office to depart for the Masai Mara Game Reserve, via the view-point of the Great Rift Valley and  Narok town for lunch. On arrival proceed for a game drive, tracking various animal species and birds with your driver/guide. Dinner and overnight at the  Mara Chui  Luxury Camp  Day 2: Masai Mara       After breakfast proceed on a full day of game viewing within the reserve. The landscape here is scenic savannah grassland on rolling hills. The reserve is the best park for game in Kenya as it has an extensive road and track network which allows for close range viewing and photography. Break for your picnic lunch at the hippo pool, looking out for hippos and crocodile. Dinner and overnight at the  Mara Chui Luxury  CampDay 3: Masai Mara- Nakuru    Early morning pre-breakfast game drive. After breakfast, depart the Mara region for Nakuru, lunch enroute, with scenic views of Mt. Longmont and Lake Naivasha from afar on the main highway. Dinner and overnight   at the Lake Nakuru Lodge  Day 4: Lake Nakuru – Lake Naivasha  After breakfast proceeds on a game drive in Lake Nakuru Park, known for its prolific birdlife including flamingoes. The park contains a sanctuary for the conservation of the white rhino while species like Cape buffalo and waterbuck can be seen near the shoreline. Drive to Naivasha .Dinner and overnight at  Naivasha Sopa Lodge  Day 5 : Naivasha  -Amboseli national park   After breakfast have a nature walk in the hell’s gate national park – lunch and drive to Amboseli national park dinner and overnight at  Kibo Safari Camp  Day 6: Amboseli  Full day     A day of game drives in this park which contains swamp grounds in which elephants and hippos bathe in abundance. A variety of plains game, antelopes and birds can also be seen and Mt. Kilimanjaro’s peak too if weather conditions permit . We will cater for picnic lunches  return to  overnight at the  Kibo Safari CampDay 7: Amboseli – Nairobi  Early morning game viewing return to the camp for  full breakfast later drive back to Nairobi.  Or  drop off at the  airport to depart.  

$2050 Cultural & Theme Tours

06 Days Adventuire Kenya Budget Economy Safari 2018-19

Day 1: Nairobi  -  Masai Mara    Pick up from   the   airport at appropriate time  and  depart for the Masai Mara Game Reserve, via the view-point of the Great Rift Valley and  Narok town  for refueling ,arriving at lodge in time for lunch.  You will have little siesta later proceed on the first introduction game viewing in Masai Mara national reserve, returning back to the camp for dinner and overnight  Mara Sopa lodge  or Similar  Day 2: Masai Mara      Full day After breakfast proceed on a full day of game viewing within the reserve. The landscape here is scenic savannah grassland on rolling hills. The reserve is the best park for game in Kenya as it has an extensive road and track network which allows for close range viewing and photography. Break for your picnic lunch at the hippo pool, looking out for hippos and crocodile. Dinner and overnight at the   Mara Sopa lodge or SimilarDay 3: Masai Mara- Nakuru    Early morning pre-breakfast game drive. After breakfast, depart the Mara region for Nakuru, lunch enroute, with scenic views of Mt. Longmont and Lake Naivasha from afar on the main highway. Dinner and overnight  at budget hotel   - Lake Nakuru Lodge  Day 4: Lake Nakuru –   Amboseli    After breakfast proceeds on a game drive in Lake Nakuru Park, known for its prolific birdlife including flamingoes. The park contains a sanctuary for the conservation of the white rhino while species like Cape buffalo and waterbuck can be seen near the shoreline. Drive toAmboseli national park arriving late evening with game viewing enc route to camp.Dinner and overnight at  Amboseli Sopa lodge   Day 5: Amboseli  Full day     A day of game drives in this park which contains swamp grounds in which elephants and hippos bathe in abundance. A variety of plains game, antelopes and birds can also be seen and Mt. Kilimanjaro’s peak too if weather conditions permit . We will cater for picnic lunches  return to  overnight at the Amboseli Sopa lodgeDay 6: Amboseli  –  Nairobi    Early morning  at 0600 – 0830 hrs return for full breakfast at lodge and  drive from Amboseli   back to Nairobi to be dropped at airport or hotel in the city