7 Days Kenya Highlights Safari

Embark on the safari to Maasai Mara to witness an annual spectacular influx of wildebeests. This safari drives you right into the middle of the action and driving via a brief stopover at the Great Rift Valley view point.

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Tour Summary

Safari Type: Private Kenya safari
Duration: 7 Days / 6 Nights
Min. Group Size: 2 Travelers
Max. Group Size: 6 Travelers
Starts & Ends in: Nairobi, Kenya
Transport: Safari Land Cruiser Jeep
Start: Nairobi at 8 A.M
End: Nairobi at 4 PM

Wildlife Experience

Big 5, Elephants, Prolific Birdlife, Leopards, Lions, Wildebeest Migration (Seasonal), White/Black Rhinos, Buffalos, Cheetahs, Zebras, Giraffes, Crocodiles, Hippos, Hyrax, Warthogs, Gazelles, Impalas, Waterbucks, Hyenas, Wild Dogs

Seasons

High Season: (2nd January – 31st March, 1st November – 22nd December)

Peak Season: (1st July – 31st October, 23rd December – 1st January)

Low Season: (1st April – 30th June)

Day 1 | Nairobi - Amboseli


You will be picked up from your hotel and depart to Amboseli National Park arriving in time for lunch. Amboseli lies at the floor of the Mount Kilimanjaro, the Africa’s highest mountain at 5,896m whose snow-caped peak of Mount Kilimanjaro rises above of the clouds and dominates every aspect of Amboseli. Upon arrival check in at your camp/lodge check in, have lunch and relax for a while then proceed for the afternoon game drives. Amboseli is famous for its big game – Elephants, Lions, Cheetah and for its great scenery beauty. Dinner and overnight at your camp/lodge.

Day 2 | Amboseli


Enjoy early morning breakfast then leave for full day game drives in the park. Weather permitting; there shall be awesome views of the Mount Kilimanjaro snow-capped peaks. Mount Kilimanjaro offers an awesome background for wildlife photography. Your thrilling extensive safari experience covers the swamp areas, the Amboseli viewpoint, and the plains of Amboseli in search of great African wildlife. Break for picnic lunches at the base of mount Kilimanaro. After exploring the park return to the camp/lodge with an option of visiting the Masai village. Dinner and overnight at your camp/lodge.

Day 3 | Lake Naivasha


Walk up early for morning game drive to see the sunrise, track wildcats and experience the final safari drive. Weather permitting; there shall be awesome views of the Mount Kilimanjaro snow-capped peaks. Return to the camp/lodge for a full breakfast, check out and drive via Nairobi to Lake Naivasha with lunch on the way and a stopover at the Great Rift Valley viewpoint to see the escarpment wall. After lunch enjoy boat ride at the freshwater lake Naivasha to watch birds, hippos and guided walking safari at the Crescent Island sanctuary. 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 the camp/lodge.

Day 4 | Hell's Gate - Nakuru


Enjoy breakfast then check out and depart for great activities to the nearby Hell’s Gate National Park where you can explore this park on game drive with your guide or you may decide to take a short bicycle safari amid gracefully wild animals and then hike through imposing gorges. Later ascend to the main gate, leave Naivasha (Hell’s Gate) to Lake Nakuru National Park. Arrive in time for lunch and rest followed by an afternoon game drives to see the black and white Rhinoceros, buffalos, lions, leopard, Flamingos, Pelicans, baboon Monkeys, Impalas, Gazelles among other animals and a number of birds species. If time permits visit the baboon viewpoint cliff. Dinner and overnight at the camp/lodge.

Day 5 | Maasai Mara


Enjoy breakfast then check out and depart for Masai Mara arriving in time for check in, lunch and some rest. Later you will depart for afternoon game drives through the savanna grassland in search of the great African wild animals for up-close encounters that it hosts. Transverse the reserve till late evening to witness the sunset. Return back to the camp/lodge for dinner and overnight.

Day 6 | Maasai Mara


Enjoy early morning breakfast then leave for full day Game drive in search of the Big Five with packed lunches to enable extensive exploration of this reserve. Some of the animals you must see include: Lions, Wildebeest, Zebras, Giraffes, Buffalos, Elephants, Hippos, Crocodiles, hyenas, Antelopes. Break for picnic lunches near the Mara River and continue building your African safari tour memories with up-close encounters with several wild animals. Enjoy each moment as you transverse the Masai Mara game reserve from one point to another. After exploring the park visit the Masai village. You have an optional hot-air balloon ride that starts at 06.00 am and ends with a Champagne breakfast on the plains. What an exhilarating experience! Dinner and overnight at the camp/lodge

Day 7 | Departure - Nairobi


Early morning enjoy game drive in Masai Mara, return to the camp/lodge for full breakfast then check out and drive back to Nairobi with a stopover for lunch at Narok town arriving late afternoon and dropped off at your hotel or at the airport.

Tour Inclusions

  • Nairobi airport or hotel pick up/ drop off
  • Transport in a spacious 4 x 4 WD safari land cruiser jeep with pop up roof for easy game viewing and photography
  • Full board accommodation while on safari
  • Stay in your preferred Budget/Midrange/Luxury tented camps/lodges
  • All park fees and government taxes
  • Game viewing drives
  • All game drives as specified in the itinerary
  • One liter of mineral drinking water in a day while on safari only
  • Services of a professional English speaking driver guide
  • The flying doctors emergency medical evacuation / rescue insurance cover

Tour Exclusions

  • International and local flights
  • Tips and gratuities to hotel, lodges, camp staff and driver- guide(s). Camping approx. $ 2.00 – $ 4.00 per person per day for lodge and hotel staff, $ 1.00 per bag for porters and $ 5.00 - $ 10.00 per person per day for driver-guides. For hotels/lodges/tented camps, please do not tip individual staff members, but instead use the ‘Tip Box’, which you should find at the reception of your accommodation.
  • Hot-air balloon safari (Per Adult - US$ 450, Per Child - US$ 330)
  • Easter and Christmas holiday Supplements
  • Visa
  • Travel and medical insurance
  • Day room 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 ($15-$20 per person)
  • Drinks and any other item not specified above.

  • This safari tour departs daily-you may set and book according to your own scheduled safari dates
  • Indicated driving time between national parks / places are estimates and may vary due to prevailing road conditions, weather and traffic density
  • Safari tour price is indicated in US$ -you may also request estimates in other currencies.
  • If you are not keen on driving safari, you can opt for a flying option so that you can minimize on driving time (extra cost)
  • This safari tour is private for your party and in own safari van and dedicated tour driver/ guide- (for both road travel & game viewing drives)
  • You are free to choose your specific camp/lodge in Camping, Budget, Midrange, luxury accommodation options provided - (this is subject to availability). We may have to reroute the itinerary or accommodate in similar lodges in case of non-availability.
  • This amazing Kenya safari can also include a hot air balloon safari in Masai Mara (extra cost).
  • Government taxes or park fees may be changed without prior notice. This is beyond our control and any increase levied will be passed to you.

This safari package can be tailored around the below mentioned accommodation options depending on your budget and travel preferences. Our experienced tour consultants will assist provide various pricing options to aid you make an informed choice.


////////////// Amboseli National Park////////////////////////////////

Budget - Sentrim Amboseli / AA Amboseli Lodge

Midrange - Kibo Safari Camp / Amboseli Sopa Lodge

Luxury - Amboseli Serena Lodge / Oltukai Lodge / Zebra Plains Amboseli / Satao Elerai Camp / Kilima Safari Camp – Mulima Tents / Zebra Plains Amboseli


////////////// Naivasha////////////////////////////////

Budget - Kongoni Lodge

Mid Range - Sawela Lodge / Crescent Camp / Elsamere Lodge

Luxury - Kiboko Luxury Camp / Great Rift Valley Lodge & Golf Resort / Lake Naivasha Sopa Lodge / Lake Naivasha Simba Lodge / Enashipai Resort / Lake Naivasha Country Club


////////////// Lake Nakuru National Park////////////////////////////////

Budget - Lake Nakuru Lodge / Merica Hotel

Midrange - Lake Nakuru Lodge / Sarova Woodlands Hotel / The Pelican Lodge / Sentrim Elementaita

Luxury - Sarova Lion Hill Lodge / Lake Nakuru Sopa lodge / Flamingo Hill Camp/Lake Elementaita Serena Camp


////////////// Maasai Mara Game Reserve////////////////////////////////

Budget - Enkorok Mara Camp / Elangata Olerai / Ol Moran / Mara Chui Camp / Jambo Mara Safari Lodge / Explore Nature Mara Lodge / AA Mara Lodge

Midrange - Osero Camp / Base Camp Explorer / Losokwan Luxury Tented Camp / Sentrim Mara Camp / Siana Springs / Mara Sun lodge / Azure Mara Haven / Mara Sopa Lodge, / Mara Leisure Camp / La Maison Royale (LMR) Mara Camp / Sekenani Camp / Ilkeliani Camp / Loyk Mara Camp / Zebra Plains Mara

Luxury - Keekorok Lodge / Tipilikwani Mara Camp / Mara River Camp / Spirit of Mara Lodge / Mara Simba Lodge / Mara Serena Safari Lodge / Ashnil Mara Camp / Mara Sarova Game Camp / Fig Tree Camp-Ngamboli Tents