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$163 Multi-day & Extended Tours

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

ItineraryThis is a typical itinerary for this productStop At: Lake Nakuru, Lake Nakuru National Park, Rift Valley ProvinceArrive at Lake Nakuru by 9:00am, completing the 3-hour drive. Upon your arrival, start the 3-hour game drive with your guide in lake nakuru famous for flamingoes and rhinosDuration: 3 hoursStop At: Lake Naivasha, Rift Valley ProvinceHead to Lake Naivasha for a 1-hour boat ride. While on the boat ride, enjoy bird watching, eagle feeding, and hippo viewingDuration: 1 hourStop At: The Great Rift Valley View PointAfter 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.Duration: 30 minutes

$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 Day Trips & Excursions

13 Days Kenya and Tanzania Economic Safari Camps and Budget Hotels

ItineraryDay 1: Nairobi - Masai MaraStop At: Mara Savannah Masai Market, Narok, Rift Valley Province8.00 a.m. Pick up from Nairobi hotel join the rest of the group and 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 Camp- tents with showers and flush toilet fitted with mosquito nets. Duration: 8 hoursMeals included: • Lunch: Diner and overnight Accommodation included: Miti Mingi Eco campDay 2: Masai Mara Full DayStop At: Maasai Mara National Reserve Kenya, Narok, Rift Valley ProvinceAfter 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 Camp Duration: 8 hoursMeals included: • Breakfast: Lunch and DinnerAccommodation included: Miti Mingi Eco CampDay 3: Masai Mara - Lake NakuruStop At: Lake Nakuru, Lake Nakuru National Park, Rift Valley ProvinceEarly 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 Budget hotelDuration: 8 hoursMeals included: • Breakfast: Lunch and DinnerAccommodation included: Citymax hotel;Day 4: Lake Nakuru - AmboseliStop At: Amboseli National Park, Amboseli National Park, Amboseli Eco-system, Rift Valley ProvinceAfter 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.– lunch and drive to Amboseli national park dinner and overnight at Camp Duration: 8 hoursMeals included: • Breakfast: Lunch and DinnerAccommodation included: Kimana campDay 5: Amboseli Full Day Stop At: Amboseli National Park, Amboseli National Park, Amboseli Eco-system, Rift Valley ProvinceA 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 CampDuration: 8 hoursNo meals included on this day.Accommodation included: Kimana campDay 6: Amboseli – Arusha Stop At: Arusha Village Experience, Arusha, Arusha RegionEarly morning breakfast and proceed for a final game viewing through the park out to Namanga border point where you get your visas and board shuttle bus to Arusha .Drop off at Arusha tourist inn booked on bed and breakfast.Duration: 8 hoursMeals included: • Breakfast: Lunch and DinnerAccommodation included: Sterio hotelDay 7: Arusha – Lake Manyara Stop At: Lake Manyara, Lake Manyara National Park, Arusha RegionAfter breakfast drive to Lake Manyara National Park for an afternoon game drive, dinner and overnight at CampsiteDuration: 8 hoursMeals included: • Breakfast: Lunch and DinnerAccommodation included: Twiga CampsiteDay 8: Lake Manyara – Serengeti National Park Stop At: Serengeti National Park, Serengeti National ParkAfter breakfast depart for Serengeti passing through Olduvai Gorge, the site of the Leakey family discovery of fossils of human and animal ancestors dating back to almost two million years. Meals and overnight at CampsiteDuration: 8 hoursMeals included: • Breakfast: Lunch and DinnerAccommodation included: Simba CampsiteDay 9: Serengeti National Park Full Day Stop At: Serengeti National Park, Serengeti National ParkFull day in Serengeti plains, search for wild game you might have missed the previous game drives. Morning and afternoon game drives. Meals and overnight at CampsiteDuration: 8 hoursMeals included: • Breakfast: Lunch and DinnerAccommodation included: Simba CampsiteDay 10: Serengeti – Ngorongoro Crater Stop At: Ngorongoro Crater, Ngorongoro Conservation Area, Arusha RegionAfter breakfast a 4-wheel drive vehicle will take you 2000ft down to the crater, enjoy picnic lunch at the crater, ascend back to CampsiteDuration: 6 hoursMeals included: • Breakfast: Lunch and DinnerAccommodation included: simba campsiteDay 11: Ngorongoro – Tarangire NP Stop At: Tarangire National Park, Tarangire National Park, Arusha RegionAfter breakfast drive to tour Tarangire national park .Dinner and overnight at CampsiteDuration: 6 hoursMeals included: • Breakfast: Lunch and Dinner • Breakfast: Lunch and DinnerAccommodation included: Tarangire campsiteDay 12: Tarangire NP – Arusha Stop At: Arusha Village Experience, Arusha, Arusha RegionAfter breakfast proceed for a final game viewing in this park that is famous for its huge number of elephants, baobab trees and tree climbing lions.Its home to more than 550 species, the park is a haven for bird enthusiasts who can expect to see dozens of species even in the dry season. The swamps are the focus of the largest selection of breeding birds anywhere in the world. Yellow-collared Lovebirds are a common bird sighting in the trees along the Tarangire River.Drive back to Arusha to overnight at hotelDuration: 6 hoursMeals included: • Breakfast: LunchAccommodation included: Sterio hotelDay 13: Arusha – DepartStop At: Arusha Shuttles, NairobiAfter breakfast depart back to Nairobi or to your next destinationDuration: 4 hoursNo meals included on this day.No accommodation included on this day.

$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 Multi-day & Extended Tours

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

ItineraryDay 1: Nairobi - Masai MaraStop At: Maasai Mara National Reserve Kenya, Narok, Rift Valley Province7.30 a.m. – 8.00 am pick up from hotel and depart for the Masai Mara Game Reserve, via the view-point of the Great Rift Valley and Narok town for refueling ,arriving at camp 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 overnightDuration: 8 hoursMeals included: • Dinner: Lunch and Diner at the campAccommodation included: Accommodation at Miti Mingi Eco camp Day 2: Masai Mara Full DayStop At: Maasai Mara National Reserve Kenya, Narok, Rift Valley ProvinceAfter 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 camp Duration: 8 hoursMeals included: • Lunch: Picnic lunch and Dinner Accommodation included: Miti Mingi Eco CampDay 3: Masai Mara -Lake NakuruStop At: Lake Nakuru, Lake Nakuru National Park, Rift Valley ProvinceEarly 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 Duration: 8 hoursMeals included: • Lunch: DinnerAccommodation included: Citymax hotel Day 4: Lake Nakuru - Amboseli National ParkStop At: Amboseli National Park, Amboseli National Park, Amboseli Eco-system, Rift Valley ProvinceAfter 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 camp Duration: 8 hoursMeals included: • Lunch: DinnerAccommodation included: Kimana campDay 5: Amboseli Full DayStop At: Amboseli National Park, Amboseli National Park, Amboseli Eco-system, Rift Valley ProvinceA 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 Camp Duration: 8 hoursNo meals included on this day.Accommodation included: Kimana campDay 6: Amboseli - NairobiStop At: Nairobi Airport Transfer, NairobiEarly morning game viewing return to the Camp for full breakfast later drive back to Nairobi arriving late afternoonDuration: 8 hoursMeals included: • LunchNo accommodation included on this day.