8 Days Kenya Horizons Safari

08 Days
Destinations: Amboseli, Lake Naivasha, Lake Baringo, Lake Bogoria, Lake
Nakuru, Masai Mara
 
 
  • Day 1: Drive from Nairobi to Amboseli

    Pick up from Nairobi hotel and depart to Amboseli National Park located at the foot of Mount Kilimanjaro, the Africa’s highest mountain at 5,896m whose snow-capped peak of Mount Kilimanjaro rises above of the clouds and dominates every aspect of Amboseli. Arrive in time for lunch and rest. Afternoon game viewing
    drive with possible views of the Mount Kilimanjaro peaks at Amboseli (Weather permitting). Dinner and overnight at camp/lodge.

    Accommodation options (subject to availability): Sentrim Amboseli Lodge (Economy), Amboseli Sopa Lodge (Midrange), Amboseli Serena Lodge (Luxury)

    Meals: Lunch, Dinner

  • Day 2: Game drive in Amboseli

    Rise up early after breakfast and set off with packed lunches for a full day game drive in Amboseli National Park. Weather permitting; there shall be awesome views of the Mount Kilimanjaro snow-capped peaks. Mount Kilimanjaro offers an awesome background for wildlife photography. Dinner and overnight at
    camp/lodge.

    Accommodation options (subject to availability): Sentrim Amboseli Lodge (Economy), Amboseli Sopa Lodge (Midrange), Amboseli Serena Lodge (Luxury)

    Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  • Day 3: Drive from Amboseli to Lake Naivasha

    After breakfast, depart from Amboseli to papyrus-fringed Lake Naivasha for an optional boat ride to see the hippos and aquatic birds. Afternoon you have an option to take a boat ride in this freshwater lake Naivasha that takes you to Crescent Island for a walking safari. This is one of the few places in the world where one can wander on foot amidst wild animals – there are no predators. Dinner and overnight at camp/lodge.

    Accommodation options (subject to availability): Naivasha Kongoni Lodge (Economy), Naivasha Crescent Camp (Midrange), Lake Naivasha Sopa Lodge (Luxury)

    Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  • Day 4: Drive from Lake Naivasha to Lake Baringo

    After breakfast, we depart Lake Naivasha and head for Lake Baringo arriving in time into your lodge or camp for check-in and lunch. After lunch embarks on an evening bird walk. Dinner and overnight at camp/lodge.

    Accommodation options: Soi Safari Lodge (Economy), Soi Safari Lodge (Midrange), Island Camp Baringo (Luxury)

    Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  • Day 5: Drive from Lake Baringo via Lake Bogoria to Lake Nakuru

    After breakfast you will enjoy a boat ride (extra cost) that will have you explore the marine life as well as stunning landscape and depart with packed lunches to Lake Nakuru National Park with a visit to Lake Bogoria en-route to experience the it’s Hot Springs and the geysers with views of flamingoes in the background (season permitting). Arrive for afternoon game drive at Lake Nakuru National Park famed for the Flamingos, both lesser and greater, that flock to its shores to feed on the cyanobacteria that live in its alkaline waters. The Park is home to one of the greatest concentrations of Black Rhino in the World and also has a thriving population of White Rhino. It is also a sanctuary for the rare Rothschild Giraffe. With luck, you may spot a leopard, which is rather elusive. Dinner and overnight at camp/lodge.

    Accommodation options (subject to availability): Lake Nakuru Lodge (Economy), Lake Nakuru Lodge (Midrange), Sarova Lion Hill Lodge (Luxury)

    Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  • Day 6: Drive from Lake Nakuru to Masai Mara

    After breakfast, you depart driving through the Great Rift Valley heading to Masai Mara Game Reserve, Kenya’s finest wildlife haven arriving in time into your lodge or camp for check-in, lunch and some rest. Later you will depart for afternoon game drives. Dinner and overnight at camp/lodge.

    Accommodation options (subject to availability): Enkorok Mara Camp (Economy), Mara Sopa Lodge (Midrange), Mara Sarova Game Camp (Luxury)

    Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  • Day 7: Game drive in Masai Mara

    After breakfast, depart for a full day game drives in the reserve in search of the Big Five with picnic lunch at the hippo pool, while looking out for hippos and crocodiles. It is in Masai Mara that the most spectacular migration event of the world takes place. Also known as 'The 7th Wonder of the World' because
    of the Great Migration, witnessed every year between July and September, when millions of wildebeests and zebras cross Mara River from Serengeti National Park in Tanzania to Masai Mara Game Reserve in Kenya. Following on their heels are the predators of savanna – lion, cheetah, jackal, hyena, and vultures. There is
    also resident wildlife year-round. The famous Masai tribesmen live within the dispersal area of the game reserve. Optional - visit Masai Village in the evening after the game drive. Dinner and overnight at camp/lodge.

    Accommodation options (subject to availability): Enkorok Mara Camp (Economy), Mara Sopa Lodge (Midrange), Mara Sarova Game Camp (Luxury)

    Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  • Day 8: Drive back to Nairobi, Depart

    Enjoy early morning game drive followed by breakfast then embark on your return journey to Nairobi. You will arrive early afternoon and dropped off at your accommodation or at the airport for your scheduled international departure flight back home.

    Meals: Breakfast, Lunch

    NB: This is an indication of the type of itinerary you can do. You have the option to customize this itinerary to fit your own budget, ideas and interests in terms of destinations you would like to visit and/or activities you would prefer to do.

  • TRIP COST

     
    Tour Inclusions
    • Nairobi airport or hotel pick up/ drop off
    • Transport in a4 x 4 safari land cruiser with pop up roof for game viewing
    • Full board accommodation while on safari
    • Stay in the economy, midrange or luxury lodges/tented camps (Please pick your choice)
    • Park entry tickets
    • Unlimited mileage on game viewing drives
    • All game drives as specified in the itinerary
    • Unlimited supply of bottled, drinking water in the vehicle while on safari
    • Services of a professional ENGLISH speaking guide-driver
    • Government taxes and local levies
    • The flying doctors medical, emergency and rescue cover
     
    Tour Exclusions
    • International flights
    • Tips and gratuities (Recommended $10 per day per person)
    • Hot-air balloon safari 
    • International departure taxes.
    • Easter and Christmas holiday Supplements
    • Accommodation upgrade
    • The cost of obtaining visas
    • Travel and medical insurance
    • Dayroom use to relax and freshen up before your return flight
    • All expenses of personal nature (e.g. telephone, drinks, laundry, optional activities, souvenirs, etc.)
    • Optional Masai village visit - arrange with your safari driver/ guide =$ 20 per person
    • Drinks and any other item not specified above
    • Optional Boat Lake Naivasha

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