Classic Southern Kenya Safari
Price from USD 1770
Price from USD 1770
The 7 Day adventure offers some of the finest wildlife viewing including the migratory wildebeest that flood into the Masai Mara from the Serengeti over August to October, the equally prolific flamingos that aggregate sporadically in the shallows of Lakes Nakuru, the elephant herds that sweep across the Amboseli Plains below the snow-capped peak of Kilimanjaro, and the largest national park in Kenya – Tsavo West National Park.
▪ You’ll be collected from the airport or Nairobi hotel/residence.
▪ Accommodation before the tour starts can be arranged for an extra cost.
DAY 1: NAIROBI – MASAI MARA GAME RESERVE
Pick up from the Airport or hotel by our company representatives for meet, greet and briefings. You will then drive via the Nairobi-Narok road and enjoy a drive via typical African savanna country dotted with local homesteads and colorful Masai herdsmen grazing their cattle. Along the way, we shall have a brief stopover at the spectacular Great Rift Valley, which is fault line some 3,500 miles (5,600km) long stretching from Ethiopia’s Red Sea through Kenya, Tanzania, Malawi, and into Mozambique. We will proceed and arrive at camp with enough time to settle in before lunch with a little time to relax before we head out for our first game drive between. Return to the camp for dinner and overnight.
DAY 2: EXPLORE MASAI MARA GAME RESERVE
Rise today for breakfast. As the cool, fresh air fills your lungs you will feel invigorated and rejuvenated, ready for a great day to explore Kenya’s flagship park. Roll down the windows or stand up through the customized pop up roof hatch and enjoy this unhindered 360 views, and the possibilities for what lies ahead. Masai Mara is one of the lushest reserves in Africa and is globally renowned for providing excellent predator sightings in their natural habitats thanks to its relatively large populations of lion, cheetah, and leopard. We will also see lots of Elephants, Masai giraffe, common zebra, impala, Thompson’s and Grant’s gazelles, Topi, Hartebeest, Black-backed jackal, spotted hyena and more. Dinner and overnight at the lodge.
DAY 3: MASAI MARA – LAKE NAKURU NATIONAL PARK
Rise up early for breakfast, check out and depart Masai Mara for Lake Nakuru National Park. Lake Nakuru National Park offers you a rare insight into Kenya’s most diverse flora, fauna and wildlife and is famous for its huge flocks of pink flamingos. The birds throng on Lake Nakuru itself, one of the Rift Valley soda lakes that comprises almost a third of the park’s area. More than 450 species of birds have been recorded here as well as a rich diversity of other wildlife. Lions, leopards, warthogs, waterbucks, pythons, and white rhinos are just some of the animals you might see, and the landscapes range from sweeping grasslands bordering the lake to rocky cliffs and woodland. The park also protects the largest euphorbia candelabrum forest in Africa. Return to the lodge at sunset.
DAY 4: LAKE NAKURU – AMBOSELI NATIONAL PARK
Rise up early for breakfast, check out and depart Lake Nakuru National Park for Amboseli National Park. We will arrive at the camp with enough time to settle in before lunch with a little time to relax before we head out for our afternoon game drive. We explore one of Kenya’s most popular tourist parks for the opportunity to see animals against the backdrop of Africa’s highest mountain- Mount Kilimanjaro. The elephants are the kings of the park, no doubt, they are fond of the swamp areas in the park, where they share the cool waters with the hippos and hide beneath the papyrus. Dinner and overnight will be served at the lodge.
DAY 5: EXPLORE AMBOSELI NATIONAL PARK
Today we rise early for breakfast and leave the camp with our picnic lunch boxes ready for a great full day adventure. The park is home to a large resident population of Burchell’s zebras. Other herbivores include Thomson’s and Grants gazelles, buffalo, warthog, Maasai giraffe, impala, water buck and dik-dik. Baboons and Vervet monkeys inhabit the scarce woodlands. Carnivores are represented by lions, spotted hyenas, wild cats, jackals, caracals and cheetahs. With regards to birds, more than 400 species of birds have been registered, among which outstand pelican, flamingo, kingfisher, African fish eagle, ibis, secretary bird, crowned crane, grey and Goliath herons, cattle egret, black-winged stilt, little grebe, Egyptian goose, martial eagle, pigmy falcon, Masai ostrich, white backed vulture, lappet faced vulture, yellow-necked spur fowl, Kori bustard and hornbills. After the rains, the park gathers large flocks of water birds. Return back to the lodge in the evening for dinner and overnight at.
DAY 6: AMBOSELI – TSAVO WEST NATIONAL PARK
Rise up early for breakfast, check out and depart Amboseli National Park for Tsavo West National Park. We will arrive at the lodge with enough time to settle in before lunch with a little time to relax before we head out for our afternoon game drive to visit Shetani lava flow and Mzima springs where Hippos ,Crocodiles, different species of fish can be seen in crystal clear water and lots of different species of birds. Pass by the Rhino sanctuary to see the endangered Black rhinos before embarking to the lodge for dinner and overnight stay.
DAY 7: TSAVO WEST NATIONAL PARK – NAIROBI
You spend this last morning in the Tsavo West National Park admiring the unspoiled Africa as you prepare for a drive back to the buzzing Kenya’s capital bringing to an end what we hope shall be a safari of your lifetime. We hope to welcome you back to magical Kenya! And as we say here, “Karibu Tena”.
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▪ Additional accommodation can be arranged for an extra cost.
▪ You’ll be dropped off at the airport or your Nairobi hotel/residence.
This tour will be organized exclusively for you and won’t be shared with others.
Can start any day
If availability permits, this tour can start on any day.
Can be customized
You can request changes to this tour.