Day 1: Nairobi to Aberdare National Park – Kenya
Leave Nairobi in the morning and proceed to the Aberdare National Park arriving in time for lunch at the Aberdare Country Club, located on a mountain slope in the scenic Great Rift Valley. After lunch we drive to the nearby The Ark Lodge where we will stay for tonight. Afternoon and evening spent game viewing from the balconies of your Tree lodge.
Aberdare National Park is home to elephants, black rhinos, leopards, spotted hyenas, olive baboons, black and white colobus monkeys, buffalos, warthogs and bushbucks among others. Rare sightings include those of the Giant Forest hog, bongo, golden cat, serval cat, African wild cat, African civet cat and the blue duiker.
Day 2: Aberdares- Lake Nakuru National Park
Transfer to your base hotel the Aberdare country club . Proceed to the lake Nakuru National Park. There shall be a stop to view the scenic Thompson falls at Nyahururu. The drive via farming country and local homesteads via the Great Rift Valley escarpment floor is scenic. Afternoon bird watching and game viewing drive. Overnight at your Safari Camp or Lodge in Lake Nakuru.
Day 3: Lake Nakuru National Park - Masai Mara
Morning bird and game viewing drives. Depart for the Masai Mara game reserve with stops at scenic points along the safari route. After lunch and a short rest we go for afternoon game viewing drive at the Mara. Dinner and overnight at your Safari Camp or Lodge.
Day 4: Full Day - Masai Mara
Today shall be a game viewing extravaganza! Masai Mara Game reserve remains the most exciting wildlife eco-system in the Natural world. It is host to the highest and most varied concentration of wild animals than any other wildlife park in the region. We shall traverse the Masai Mara reserve on a full day of unlimited game viewing encountering the big five and more of the lesser game. Picnic lunch shall be by the Mara river as we watch hippos & crocodiles or maybe the great migration (July – October). Dinner and overnight.
Day 5: Masai Mara - Nairobi
After breakfast drive back to Nairobi arriving in the late afternoon. Drop off at your Nairobi hotel / Nairobi airport
Price Includes and Excludes
Included in the Safari Cost
- Round trip transport from your safari starting point (Nairobi or Mombasa)
- Accommodations and meals as per itinerary
- All applicable Game Park entrance fees
- Professional experienced driver guide
- Bottled water during Safari Game drives
Excluded in the Safari Cost
- Personal expenses such traveling insurance, excess baggage fee, communication charges that include, laundry, emails, faxes and phone calls beverages including luxury champagne, luxury spirits, beer,
- Wines during meals or meals not indicated in the itinerary
- Gratuity for Porterage / waiters at hotels, camps and airports
- International Airfare