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KENYA EXPLORER SAFARI - 19 Days

Day 1
Arrival - Nairobi

Morning arrival at the Jomo Kenyatta International Airport, you will be met by our representative at the arrival lounge, thereafter, transferred for breakfast at a nearby hotel or resturant. After breakfast, proceed to the David Sheldrick’s Animal Orphanage. Daphne has successfully reared orphaned baby rhinos and elephants and re-introduced them to the wild. Visitors can observe the young charges being fed and learn about the challenge that faces our wildlife today. Proceed to the Carnivore Restaurant for lunch. After lunch you will get to visit the Bomas of Kenya and get to learn on the different communities in Kenya. Later in the afternoon after the visit, you will be transferred to your hotel for check in and relaxation before dinner

Dinner and overnight at your hotel LBB

Day 2
Nairobi – Amboseli National Park

After breakfast, depart driving to Amboseli National Reserve home to the proud and brightly painted Maa tribe of the Masai. Arrive at your lodge for check in and lunch. In the afternoon, rejoin your driver guide for game viewing until late afternoon. Return to the lodge later in the evening for dinner and a cultural dance from the Masai tribe.The acacia woodlands and grasslands of the reserve shelter an abundance of game including buffalo, lion, cheetah, hyena, zebra and wildebeest. Amboseli National Park lies below the most famous symbol of Africa, Mt Kilimanjaro the highest mountain in Africa and the highest free standing mountain in the world. Its snow capped peak will dominate the background while you marvel at the wildlife and scenery. Streams from Kilimanjaro surface in the centre of Amboseli, creating swamps that attract and support a rich diversity of wild animals and bird life. Most of Amboseli is flat and dusty and so the best spots for game viewing are these wetlands.

Dinner and overnight at your camp/lodge LDBB

Day 3
Amboseli National Park

After breakfast, depart for your morning game drive in the reserve, returning back to your lodge or camp by mid day for lunch. In the afternoon, depart for your afternoon game drive in the reserve then return back to your lodge or camp for little relaxation before dinner.

Dinner and overnight at your camp/lodge LDBB

Day 4
Ol Pejeta Conservancy

After breakfast, depart driving leisurely to The Ol Pejeta Conservancy in Mount Kenya. Arrival at The Sweetwaters Tented Camp in time for lunch. After lunch a little time for relaxation before proceeding for an afternoon game drive in the conservancy before returning to the camp for dinner and overnight.

Dinner and overnight at your camp/lodge LDBB

Day 5
Meru National Park

After breakfast, depart driving to the Meru National Park arriving at the Camp in time for lunch. Meru National park offers the widest variety of landscapes and habitats together with different varieties of Flora and Fauna. Wildlife includes Grevy’s Zebra, Elephants, Eland, Bush Pig, Waterbuck, Cheetah, Leopard, Reticulated Giraffe, Hippopotamus, Bohor Reedbuck, Hartebeest, Python, Puff Udder, Cobra, Buffalo and more than 300 recorded species. Arrive at the Ikweta Safari Camp in time for lunch. You will spend the afternoon at leisure till around 1600 hrs when you go for your afternoon game drive returning to the camp late in the afternoon for dinner and overnight.

Dinner and overnight at your camp/lodge LDBB

Day 6
Meru National Park

Day spend exploring the marvels of Meru National park with its unique and unspoiled flora and fauna with morning and afternoon game drives. All meals inclusive.

Dinner and overnight at your camp/lodge LDBB

Day 7
Meru - Samburu Game Reserve

After breakfast you will rejoin your driver guide and drive to Samburu Game Reserve. Arrive by mid day with game viewing en route to your camp for lunch. Rugged and remote this wildlife reserve is home to rarely found species such as the Beisa Oryx, Grevy's zebra, blue-necked Somali ostrich and reticulated giraffe. The park is also renowned for its big cats as the nearby Ewaso Nyiro River attracts many leopards. Arrive at the Lodge will be in time for lunch. Check in and proceed for lunch. After lunch, little relaxation before proceeding for your afternoon game drive returning to the lodge or camp late in the afternoon for dinner and overnight.

Dinner and overnight at your camp/lodge LDBB

Day 8
Samburu Game Reserve

After breakfast, depart for your morning game drive in the reserve and a visit to a Samburu Village returning to your camp by mid day for lunch. After lunch, little relaxation before embarking on your afternoon game drive returning to the lodge late in the afternoon for dinner and overnight. After dinner you will get to enjoy a traditional dance from the Samburu community.

Dinner and overnight at your camp/lodge LDBB

Day 9
Samburu – Aberdares Ranges

After breakfast, depart driving to Aberdares Ranges arriving at Aberdares Country Club for lunch. After lunch, you will be transferred to the Ark. The Ark is a tree hotel and Aberdares Country Club is its base hotel . Rest of the afternoon at Leisure.

Dinner and overnight at your camp/lodge LDBB

Day 10
Aberdares Ranges - Lake Naivasha

Today takes you to cross over the Aberdares Mountain Ranges enjoying the beautiful scenery to Lake Naivasha, one of the Great Rift Valley lakes. Arrival at your lodge in time for lunch. Rest of the day is a t leisure with the option of enjoying a boat ride at an extra cost.

Dinner and overnight at your camp/lodge LDBB

Day 11
Lake Naivasha -Lake Nakuru National Park

After breakfast, depart for Lake Nakuru National Park. Arrive by mid day with game viewing en route to your lodge for lunch. Arrive at the Lodge will be in time for lunch. Check in and proceed for lunch. After lunch, little relaxation before proceeding for your afternoon game drive returning to the lodge late in the afternoon for dinner and overnight.

Dinner and overnight at your camp/lodge LDBB

Day 12
Lake Nakuru National Park

After breakfast at your hotel, the day will be spent game-viewing at the park with morning and afternoon game viewing. All meals included.

Dinner and overnight at your camp/lodge LDBB

Day 13
Kakamega Forest Reserve

After breakfast, pick up picnic lunches and drive down to Kakamega Forest Reserve driving through the beautiful mountain scenery and forests. Arrival at the reserve in the afternoon and proceed to driving through the rain forest to Rondo Retreat Centre, located deep inside the park. Relax allittle bit before a guide accompanies you for a walk through the forest returning to the hotel for dinner and overnight

Dinner and overnight at your camp/lodge LDBB

Day 14
Kakamega - Lake Victoria (Kisumu)

After breakfast you will check out and continue with your safari to the Lake Victoria town of Kisumu. Proceed to the Kisumu Impala sanctuary where you will get to see a game and animal orphanage and home to the rare Sitatunga antelope. The Kisumu Impala Wildlife Sanctuary was opened in 1992 with the intention of protecting a herd of impala and serve as a safe grazing ground for hippopotamus from the lakes. Spread over an area of less than 1sq km, this wildlife sanctuary acts a holding point for problem animals like baboons, hyenas and leopards. You will be able to see these animals within a close range. Later on after the visit you will be transferred to the lodge in time for lunch. Check in and proceed for lunch. After lunch and relaxation you will heed to the Kisumu Museum which has a variety of interesting animal exhibits, including a stuffed lion pouncing on an equally stuffed Wildebeest. There are ethnographic exhibits and a display of musical instruments. The Kisumu Museum is considered by many to be one of Kenya’s finest collections, exhibiting displays on wildlife as well as native Luo culture. Return later in the evening for dinner and overnight.

Dinner and overnight at your camp/lodge LDBB

Day 15
Lake Victoria(Kisumu)

After breakfast carry your picnic lunch boxes and proceed to Kit Mikayi, a drive of about 20 minutes where we stop to listen to Luo Folklore even as we explore the huge rock that is the basis of Luo folklore and myths.

Kit Mikayi or Kit Mikaye (in the local Luo dialect the Stone of the "first wife") is a vast granite rock tower. The Stone is about 70 to 80 ft tall and is located 30kms Far East of Kisumu city and 1km from Kisumu Bondo road. The legend has it that long time ago, there was an old man by the name Ngeso who was fascinated with this Stone as every morning he could climb into the cave and stay there meditating the whole day. When his wife was asked where the old man was, she could reply that he was with the "first wife" hence the Stone of the first wife. Over the years this place has become holy and many people go there for prayers and seek cleansing. You will get more stories on site through a local guide and also you will get to know the attachment of this Stone to the Luo Tribe. After the visit to Kit Mikayi we will leave for Ndere Island National Park, a small island only 4.2kms square, situated just off the Northern shore of Lake Victoria. Fish Eagles and the rare spotted crocodile can be spotted here among hippo and impala which have been introduced to the woodland that decorate the shores. We can take a boat ride to this unique island for a picnic lunch, as we spend the rest of the day exploring with hikes, nature walks or bird watching. Return to the lodge later in the evening for dinner and overnight.

Dinner and overnight at your camp/lodge LDBB

Day 16
Kisumu - Kericho

After breakfast you will depart for Kericho. On en route you will visit a tea farm where you will get to Meet the tea pickers, watch the end-to-end process at a local factory and relax in the tranquil gardens of a local arboretum. You will later on drive to the hotel arriving in time for lunch. Check in and proceed for lunch. After lunch the rest of the afternoon is at leisure

Dinner and overnight at your camp/lodge LDBB

Day 17
Kericho - Masai Mara Game Reserve

This morning we drive through the green Kericho farm lands to the Masai Mara Game Reserve. This enormous reserve is actually part of the vast Serengeti plains famously known for its spectacular great wildebeest’s migration and is home of the Big Five: Lion, Elephant, Leopard, Buffalo and Rhino. With a game drive on en-route arrive in time for lunch. Check in and proceed for Lunch. After lunch and relaxation you will depart for a game walk with a professional Masai Warrior. Return later in the evening for dinner and overnight. The Mara Game Reserve is one of the greatest wildernesses of the world. Large mammals are varied, and easy to see. Residents among the Park’s are: Masai Giraffe, Buffalo, Eland and thousand of plain game including Impala, Zebra, Topi, and both Thomson’s and grants Gazelles.

Dinner and overnight at your camp/lodge LDBB

Day 18
Masai Mara Game Reserve

After breakfast, depart for your morning game drive in the reserve, returning back to your camp by mid day for lunch. In the afternoon, depart for a visit to a Masai village ending with your game drive in the reserve then return back to camp for little relaxation before dinner.

Dinner and overnight at your camp/lodge LDBB

Day 19
Masai Mara - Nairobi

After breakfast at the lodge, check out and depart driving leisurely with game drive en route to Nairobi. Depending on your flight details, you will be transferred to the Jomo Kenyatta International Airport for your out bound flight back home. Or spend the night in a Nairobi city hotel.

Price Includes

  • Airport transfers (Arrival and departure) in Nairobi
  • Breakfast in Nairobi
  • Excursions as outlined in the itinerary – Visit to David Sheldrick’s and Bomas of Kenya
  • Lunch at the Carnivore Restaurant as outlined in the itinerary on the arrival date
  • Dinner in Nairobi on the arrival date
  • Bed and breakfast accommodation in Nairobi
  • Full board accommodation on safari as outlined in the itinerary
  • Additional meals as specified in the itinerary
  • All national park entrance fees as outlined in the itinerary
  • Transportation in our 7-seater Land Cruiser driven by our professional driver/guides.
  • Extra activities as outlined in the itinerary i.e. visit to the Samburu village, visit to Kisumu Museum, Impala sanctuary, Visit to Kit Mikaye legendary site, visit to the Masai Village.
  • Government surcharges and taxes.
  • Bottled mineral water on safari

Price Excludes

  • Extra meals and activities while on safari
  • International air transportation,
  • Visa fees
  • Travel Insurance
  • International departure tax per person unless included in international ticket,
  • Incidental tips to hotel/lodge staff
  • Gratuity to tour driver/guide
  • All items of a personal nature such as drinks with meals, telephone calls and laundry.
  • Any activity that deviates from the above.

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Price From USD$3,000/person
3,000
Total $ 3,000 USD

Trip Facts

  • 4X4 Land Cruiser or Safari Mini Van
  • 1-7 pax Per Vehicle