7 DAYS AMBOSELI, LAKE NAKURU, MASAI MARA & LAKE NAIVASHA SAFARI
$1,600/ per person
- 7 Days 7 Nights
- Amboseli, Lake Nakuru, Masai Mara & Lake Naivasha
About this Program
Leave Nairobi in the morning and drive to Lake Nakuru National park and arrive in good time for lunch.
Included In The Package
- Accommodation as detailed in the itinerary.
- All meals noted in the itinerary. Each day generally includes Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner buffets consisting of both western and local dishes.
- Every passenger is guaranteed a window seat.
- Your driver/guide speaks English and has in-depth knowledge of the flora, fauna, landscape, and Kenyan culture safaris.
- A minivan outfitted with two-way, long range high frequency radio communications equipment.
- Each 4x4 Toyota Hiace minivan carries safari accessories including a first-aid kit, an ice-chest, and a fire extinguisher.
- Unlimited Bottled mineral water during game drives.
- Park entrance fees and game drives as noted in the itinerary.
- All government taxes, levies and fees.
- Pick up and drop off transfers.
Not Included In The Package
- • International airfares and departures taxes.
- • Personal communications charges for telephone calls, faxes, email, etc.
- • Tips and gratuities for your driver/guide.
- • Alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverages. (Bottled mineral water is provided in the minivan while on game drives).
- • Laundry services.
- • Between meal snacks and events not included in your itinerary.
- • Balloon safari in Masai Mara (USD 475) per person per ride.
- • All items of Personal nature.
- • Boat ride at USD 30 per person
- • Masai village visit (USD 20).
Day 1 >> Nairobi - Amboseli National Park.
You will be picked up from the airport/hotel and begin your drive towards Amboseli National Park Arriving in time for lunch, you will be checked in to your lodge or camp. Post lunch you will experience an evening game drive in the national park starting at 1600hrs.
The park is 392 square kilometers and is the second most famous park in Kenya. If the weather gods are nice to you, there is a good chance of getting a view of Mt. Kilimanjaro which is the highest free standing mountain in the world. Winding up your game drive by evening, you will head back to your accommodation for dinner and overnight at Amboseli Sopa Lodge. Meals: Lunch and breakfast http://www.sopalodges.com/amboseli-sopa-lodge/overview
Day 3 >> Amboseli - Lake Nakuru national park.
The destination for today is the famous Lake Nakuru. Starting your day early and finishing up a quick breakfast, you will drive to Lake Nakuru. On reaching Lake Nakuru in the afternoon, you will be just in time for a scrumptious lunch and a few hours to rest after checking-in to the lodge.
Early in the evening you will head out on your game drive to see one of the world’s largest ornithological sites. The lake Nakuru region is extremely famous for its flamingoes and diverse wildlife including the Black and White Rhinos that are found in this park. Dinner and overnight at Lake Nakuru Lodge www.lakenakurulodge.com/
Day 5 >> Masai Mara full day
Today you will have your breakfast then you will head out to spend the whole day in the park in search of its popular resident predators and prey like Zebra, Wildebeest, Giraffe, Big 5 and so on.
Packed lunch will be consumed while you are on the safari, followed by a visit to the Mara river. The river is well known for its dangerous crocodile that provide ample kill viewing experiences.
The day comes to an end with a delicious dinner and overnight rest at your lodge. Dinner and overnight at Enkorok Mara Lodge http://enkorokmaracamp.com/
Day 7 >> Green crater lake walk to Nairobi
Breakfast will be at 7.00 am and you will be picked up by a driver at 8.00am. The road to the Green Crater Lake takes you out of Naivasha passing by huge Greenhouses where roses and other flowers are grown for the export market. You will arrive at the Green Crater Lake at 9.30am approx and you will begin your morning game walk. The green crater lake was formed by volcanic activity. The group will walk in a reserve where its possible to get up close to Giraffe and many varieties of antelope.it's a great opportunity for photos.The guides will answer questions about the animals, birdlife etc and point out the rocks formed due to the volcanic activity. You will later drive outside the Naivasha, you will arrive in Nairobi in the evening then be driven to the airport.
Accommodation: End of tour (no accommodation) Meals & drinks: Breakfast & lunch (Dinner not included) Drinks not included
Day 2 >> Amboseli park full Day.
Today you will have a full day game drive at the Amboseli National Park, with all meals provided at your lodge or camp. Amboseli being famous for elephants, you should be able to get close to a few free ranging elephants.
The vegetation of the park is sparse due to the long dry months, thus giving amazing opportunities to spot wildlife. The park houses the African bush elephant, buffaloes, impalas, Masai lions, cheetahs,spotted hyenas and blue wildebeest among other african animals.The action packed day comes to an end by evening, with a fresh dinner awaiting you at your accommodation you can retire for the night. http://www.sopalodges.com/amboseli-sopa-lodge/overview
Day 4 >> Lake Nakuru park - Masai Mara
Today after breakfast you will head towards the world famous Maasai Mara Game Reserve. The Game Reserve is Kenya’s “Must visit list” of every tourist. True to its legacy, the Masai Mara is full of life and home to over 450 species of birds and animals. The highlight of these rolling grasslands and Acacia savannas are the Big 5 ( Elephant, Buffalo, Lion, Leopard and Rhino).
Apart from the famous “Big 5”, the Masai Mara is known for another natural spectacle - The Great Migration. It is an annual activity which includes the migration of over one million wildebeest, zebra, gazelle etc from the Serengeti in Northern Tanzania to Kenya by crossing over the Mara river in search of fresh green feeding pastures. Dinner and overnight at Enkorok Mara Lodge http://enkorokmaracamp.com/
Day 6 >> Masai Mara to Lake Naivasha.
Today’s destination is the Lake Naivasha after breakfast. Situated at 1880m above sea level, Lake Naivasha is Kenya’s highest freshwater lake Upon reaching the lake, you can opt to do do either boat trips on the lake or take pleasant nature walk. The area is flocked with animals like the giraffe, buffaloes, colobus monkeys, waterbucks , elands and impalas. Over 200 species of birds are recorded in the region making it a treat to watch.
The eventful day comes to an end with a delicious dinner and much needed rest in your accommodation. Dinner and overnight at Lake Naivasha west beach camp https://naivashawestbeachcamp.co.ke/