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Day 1: Nairobi/Samburu
Depart Nairobi in the morning and drive through central Kenya and further north across the equator to Samburu National Reserve arriving for lunch at Samburu Game Lodge. Afternoon game drive. Dinner and overnight at the lodge.
Approx Transit time: 6 hrs
Meal plan: {L, D}

Day 2: Samburu
Spend the day in Samburu with an early morning and late afternoon game drive. Samburu is a beautiful and game abundant park, home to rarely found species such as the Beisa Oryx, Grevy's zebra, blue-necked Somali ostrich and reticulated giraffe. Optional activities include a visit to a local Samburu village, guided nature and bird walks. All meals and overnight at Samburu Game Lodge.
Meal plan: {B, L, D}

Day 3: Samburu/Sweetwaters
Depart after breakfast and drive back to the lower slopes of Mount Kenya - Sweetwaters Game Reserve arriving for lunch at Sweetwaters Tented Camp. Afternoon game drive including a visit to the Chimpanzee Sanctuary, the only one of its kind in Kenya. You will also visit the Visitors Information Centre. Dinner and overnight at the luxury tented camp (optional night game drive).
Approx Transit time: 3 hrs
Meal plan: {B, L, D}

Day 4: Sweetwaters/Lake Nakuru
After breakfast drive down to the floor of the Rift Valley - to Lake Nakuru National Park, making a brief stop at Nyahururu Thomson Falls. Arrive Sarova Lion Hill Lodge in time for lunch, followed by an afternoon game drive in the park. Besides the flamingos that the lake is famous for, there are approx 400 other species of birds visiting the lake. Also, many species of game can be found in the park including the introduced Rothschild's giraffe, black and white rhino, waterbuck, reedbuck, lion, buffalo, leopard, baboon and many species of plains game. Dinner and overnight at the lodge.
Approx Transit time: 3 hrs
Meal plan: {B, L, D}

Day 5: Lake Nakuru/Maasai Mara
Depart after breakfast and drive to Maasai Mara Game Reserve arriving for lunch at Mara Serena Lodge. Afternoon game drive. Dinner and overnight at the lodge.
Approx Transit time: 6 hrs
Meal plan: {B, L, D}

Day 6 & 7: Maasai Mara
Spend two days in Maasai Mara, Kenya's most popular game sanctuary where you will have the best opportunity of spotting the Big Five - lion, leopard, buffalo, rhino and elephant. Morning and afternoon game drives with the option of visiting a local Maasai village. All meals and overnight at Mara Serena Lodge.
Meal plan: {B, L, D}

Day 8: Maasai Mara/Nairobi/Out
Depart after breakfast and drive back to Nairobi arriving approx 13:00 hrs. Drop off at your hotel or transfer to the airport for onward flight home. End of services.
Approx Transit time: 6 hrs
Meal plan: {B}

2016 prices

Seasons High
(1st Jan – 31st Mar, 1st July - 31st Oct & 1st Dec - 31st Dec)
Shoulder
(1st Nov - 30th Nov)
Low
(1st April – 30th June)
Each of 2 pax US$2990 US$2380 US$2320
Each of 4 pax US$2600 US$2000 US$1940
Each of 6 pax US$2480 US$1880 US$1820
SRS US$641 US$405 US$227

 

 

 

 

 

 

 
SRS – Single Room Supplement

Prices include:
- Private transportation in a custom safari minibus with pop-up roof ideal for game viewing and sightseeing
- Services of a trained and experienced English speaking driver/guide
- Fullboard accommodation in the lodges/tented camps
- Bottled water for use during the safari
- Game drives and all park entry fees

Not included:
- Supplements over Easter, Christmas and New Year
- International air transportation to and from Nairobi
- Expenses of personal nature such as visas, travel/baggage insurance, laundry, beverages, tips etc.

Optional extras for consideration:
- Hot air balloon safari in Maasai Mara US$470 per person
- Visit to Maasai/Samburu tribal village US$30 per person payable direct

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