12 Days Amboseli Swahili Safari
DAY 01: Amboseli
Arrive at Nairobi’s Jomo Kenyatta International Airport. After proceeding through immigration and customs, you will be met by our representative who will brief you on your safari and proceed to Amboseli National Park. The Park is home to the proud and brightly painted Maasai tribe, the acacia woodlands and grasslands of the park attract an abundance of game, including buffalo, lion cheetah, spotted hyenas, zebras and wildebeest.
Watching herds of elephants crossing the plains with Mt. Kilimanjaro in the backdrop leaves a lasting impression and Amboseli is the best place for a chance to spot a black rhino. Afternoon game drive. Dinner and overnight at Amboseli Sopa lodge or AA lodge
Accommodation: Amboseli Sopa lodge/AA lodge (B.L.D)
Full day in Amboseli with morning and afternoon game drive (optional visits to Masai village). Amboseli National park is one of the most popular wildlife sanctuaries in Kenya. The Park lies at the foot of Mt. Kilimanjaro, the highest mountain in Africa, whose snow-capped summit presents a splendid view on clear days. Amboseli National Park is often referred to as “The home of Elephants’ some of the largest Elephant herds are found here. All meals and overnight.
Accommodation: Amboseli Sopa /AA lodge (B.L.D)
DAY 03: Amboseli /Mt. Kenya
Breakfast and drive to the Mt. Kenya Region with lunch enroute, our destination being , sweeping views across the tree-canopy visit the Mau Mau Caves, and gentle forest walks All meals and overnight.
Accommodation: At Bantu Lodge or Sportsmansarm hotelel (B.L.D)
DAY 04: MT Kenya – Samburu
After breakfast we proceed to the semi-arid and rugged landscape of Samburu National Reserve. Samburu boasts numerous animal species that include the big Cats, herbivores and reptiles such as crocodiles.Samburu is one of the few parks where leopard spotting are frequent. Samburu also offers superb bird-watching with numerous weaver birds, the marial eagle and the blue legged somali ostrich. After lunch proceeds on a late afternoon game-drive diner and overnight at Samburu Sopa Lodge or semillar (B.L.D)
DAY 05: Samburu
Early morning and late afternoon game-drives enable you to see wildlife unique to this arid yet beautiful part of Kenya.
All meals and overnight Samburu Sopa lodge(B.L.D)
DAY 06: Samburu / Meru
Depart to Meru national park. Game drive with lunch box Diner and overnight at Iquitha lodge .
Day 07: Meru /Lake Nakuru
Afterbreakfast depart for Lake Nakuru and the other lakes of the Great Rift Valley are the few Geological features of the earth visible from outer space. The park is famous for its stunning flock of loner flamingoes, which literally turn its shores pink. Lunch to be followed by afternoon game drive where we expect to see roam waterbucks, Bohor Reedbuck, Zebra. The Black and White Rhino, Lions, Rothschild
Giraffes, White and Black Columbus monkeys. The birdlife in Lake Nakuru is plentiful and therefore the reason why it’s a beacon for leading ornithologist and wildlife film makers.
Dinner and overnight at Sopa lodge or Lake Nakuru lodge (B.L.D)
DAY 08: Lake Nakuru /Lake Naivasha
After breakfast ,drive for lake naivasha for lunch ,then go for bicyle cyling at the hales gate Diner and Overnight at Naivasha sopa lodge
Day 09: Lake Naivasha /Masai Mara
Early breakfast and depart to the famous Masai Mara Game Reserve with game enroute .Arrive in time for lunch. Afternoon game drive game drive that will bring forth the exciting wildlife that makes Masai Mara famous the world over. Among the animals expected to be seen include: The black manned lion, cheetah, elephant, hippo, hyena and prey or plains game just to mention but a few. There is also plenty of birdlife with over 402 species recorded. Dinner and overnight
Accommodation: Mara Sopa lodge (B.L.D)
DAY 10/11: Mara
On this day you will have an early morning game drive – this is the time when the animals are most active before the heat of the day sends them for cover under the bushes, burrows and trees. Search the animals you might have missed the previous day.
Returning for breakfast and the rest of the morning will be spent at leisure. After lunch, you may visit the Maasai Manyatta (Optional at an extra cost) – hut where you will see traditional way of life of the Maasai People – a people who have stuck to their customs and adopted to live harmoniously with the wildlife .The rest of the afternoon will be spent on the last game in the Maasai Mara probably in search of the animals not seen so far. Dinner and overnight
Accommodation: at Mara sopa lodge (B.L.D)
DAY 12: Masai Mara /Nairobi
Early morning game viewing, breakfast and drive to Nairobi. Drop off airport. END.
- Accommodation in the stated Lodge/Camp or Budget Hotel
- Meals as indicated ( L= Lunch D= Dinner B= Breakfast )
- Transport in safari minibus with window seats guaranteed
- Game Drives
- Park Entrance Fees
- Services of a Safari Driver Guide
Pricing Excludes :
- Tips/Masai village
- Travel Insurance/VISA
- All Items of personal nature