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Highlights: This is an 8 days safari that starts from Nairobi and ends in Nairobi. It takes you to explore the traditional way of living in the rural areas of Kenya and at the same time contribute to different developmental projects in each area. The cultural tours can offer you several adventures, among the options are visits to local medicine men, visiting tribes and exploring the rituals of the Maasai. You will stay in simple but clean accommodations on full board basis. You will travel privately in using a comfortable safari vehicle.
Detailed Itinerary

Day 1 : Arrival – Nairobi
Upon your arrival at the Jomo Kenyatta International Airport, you will be met by our Tour Manager who will brief you on your safari and then after transfer you to The Panafric Hotel in Nairobi for rest and overnight stay. (We assume that you arrive in the evening of this day).

Dinner and overnight at Panafric Hotel or Similar

Day 2 : Nairobi – Ruiki Cultural village in kiambu and visit to the Bomas of Kenya
After breakfast, depart to Ruiki Cultural Village and spend the morning part of the day there. Return to Nairobi for lunch. In the afternoon at 2.30pm visit the Bomas of Kenya, you cannot afford to miss the most existing traditional dancers and acrobatic shows. The Bomas of Kenya offers Kenya’s culture in miniature! It is a must to all visitors who visit Kenya and are interested in having a taste of African Culture. In the evening, you will transfer back to your hotel for rest and overnight.

Dinner and overnight at Panafric Hotel or Similar

Day 3: Nairobi – Maasai Mara
After morning breakfast at your hotel, check out and depart to Masai Mara National reserve. Arrive in Mara in time for lunch & checking in at your lodge. In the afternoon, you will have game viewing drive till dusk, and then return to the lodge for dinner and overnight stay.

Lunch, dinner and overnight at Mara Sopa lodge or similar
Day 4: Maasai Mara – Kericho – Kisumu
On this day after breakfast, you will check out and first visit a Maasai village, then proceed to the ever green Town of Kericho to have the spectacular view of the Tea Plantation. Have some times to interact with Tea pickers and learn much more about the laborers. Lunch will be served at Kericho Hotel. After lunch, proceed to Kisumu where dinner and overnight will be provided at Le savannah Hotel in Kisumu.
DSC09476Day 5 : Full day excursion in Kisumu
On this day, you will spend the day visiting the various attractions of this Lakeside City including the Local Kisumu National Museum which is rich in cultural, community and archaeological artefacts, the Impala Park, the Kiboko Bay Beach Resort to see the hippos and have a boat ride, Dunga beach and the Boat landing areas.

Visit the childrens’ Orphanges near this point, proceed to the Ship landing area – the pier, the Kisumu Municipal Market and the Kisumu Munucipal Fish Market, continue to the Riat hills for a panoramic view of the Kisumu City, the Kisumu International Airport and Lake Victoria from a birds eye view. Have a traditional foods lunch (Kuon – Ugali and Rech – Fish) if you so wish at Tilapia Beach Resort by the shores of Lake Victoria or at Kisumu Beach Resort. You will then return back to your hotel in the late afternoon in readiness for the next day.

Dinner and overnight at Le Savannah Hotel in Kisumu.

Day 6 : Kisumu City – Kogelo Village (Granny Sarah Obama’s Children orphanage)
After breakfast depart for Kogelo village, to Mama Sarah Obama’s children orphanage. On your way, you will stop at the Equator line point at Maseno; have a photo session here and proceed to Lwanda Market before turning right on to the road to Ng’iya Market; you will visit a market day on your way on this day and see how market days are in this side of the world. You will then proceed to Kogelo and visit the Village dispensary, the Nyang’oma Kogelo Market where President Barack Obama used to help Granny Sarah selling vegetables when he visited his ancestral home. Proceed to the school and then to the actual home where you will meet Grand mother – Sarah Obama. You will have some tee party with the orphans of Kogelo who are taken care of by the Sarah Obama Childrens Foundation. Time allowing, you will visit Siaya town and the adjacent homes to witness the lifestyle of the populace in Alego Siaya and the agro tours at the Ulafu village. You will proceed to Yala swamp where you will see the famous – Dominion Farm of Calvin Burgess from Oklohama. Dinner and overnight at Kogelo Resort

Day 7 : Kogelo – Kakamega Forest/Crying stone – Kisumu
After an early breakfast at 6.30am, you will drive to Kakamega, and arrive at Kakamega forest. Kakamega is a virgin tropical rainforest; it is home to a huge variety of birds (more than 300 species recorded). Casqued hornbills and Ross’s touracos and Great Blue touracos are all found here. It is the only place apart from Mt Elgon where the rare De Brazza’s monkey can be observed. Other monkey species found here are the Blue monkey, red-tailed monkey, the black and white Colobus, butterfly monkey and the blue monkey. The forest is also rich in medicinal research.
Dinner and overnight at Le savannah Hotel in Kisumu

Day 8 : Kisumu – Nairobi – Departure
You will have the option to fly to Nairobi depending on your departing flight ticket or use the road back to Nairobi. You will be dropped to your preferred destination where the safari will end.

End of Services
Package Cost:

Includes:
– Airport transfer
– All park entrance fees
– Full board accommodation as per the itinerary
– Services of an English speaking driver guide
– Transport based on a comfortable safari vehicle with pop up roof for game viewing
– Driver allowances and park fees for vehicle and driver
– Game drives as per the Itinerary
– Government taxes

Excludes:
– Extras at the lodges i.e. drinks, telephone, laundry etc.
– Both local and International flights
– Departure tax
– Tips to porters and drivers
– Local charges and participatory fees

(Lake Nakuru, Lake Bogoria, Lake Naivasha, Masai Mara, and Amboseli)

Trip Highlight: This is an exciting 7 Days best of Kenya Adventure private safari into the best sanctuaries in the country as highlighted above. This safari starts upon your arrival at Jomo Kenyatta international Airport. You will be able to see plenty of wildlife varying from Kenya’s big five; the lion, elephant, rhino, buffalo, and the leopard amongst a host of other different animal species. You will travel in a private tour van safari vehicle and stay in Hotel and lodges on full board basis while on this safari.

Detailed Day by Day Itinerary

 Day 1: Arrival in Nairobi

Upon arrival at Jomo Kenyatta International Airport, you will be met by our tour manager and Driver/guide who will warmly welcome you, brief you on your safari then thereafter transfer you to your hotel for overnight stay.

Bed and Breakfast at the Heron portico Hotel in Nairobi or Similar

Day 2: Nairobi – Lake Nakuru National Park – Lake Bogoria National Reserve

After morning breakfast at your hotel, you will check out and depart to Lake Nakuru national park, here you will game drive upon your arrival, and lunch will be at Lake Nakuru Sarova lion hill. In the afternoon, you will depart this park and be driven to Lake Bogoria National Reserve. Arrive in good time for rest, dinner and overnight at Lake Bogoria Hotel.

Day 3: Lake Bogoria National Reserve – Lake Naivasha

Enjoy a morning breakfast at the acacia camp, explore the lake Bogoria, this is a highly concentrated lake with flamingoes and you will be able to see the hot springs. After exploring this lake in the midmornings, you will depart and drive to Lake Naivasha, arrive in good time for an evening boat ride at the Lake; this will give you unforgettable experience to see hippos at close range. Dinner and overnight at Lake Naivasha Sopa lodge or similar

DSC04268Day 4: Lake Naivasha – Hell’s Gate National Park – Maasai Mara National Reserve

On this day, you will enjoy a half day at Hell’s gate national a park. Hell’s Gate is a small, beautiful park where exploration on foot is permitted. We’ll have close encounters with giraffes, gazelles, impalas, zebras, elands, hartebeests among others. Finally we explore the volcanic forms in the gorges, hot water springs and geysers. Lunch will be on picnic. After lunch, depart Naivasha for the Famous Maasai Mara National Reserve driving on the floor of the Great Rift Valley. You will arrive in time for evening game viewing drive as you head to check in at Mara Sopa Lodge.

The Maasai Mara National Reserve, now the New 7th wonder of the world and 4th most preferred tourist destination in the world is a home to wildlife in such abundance and variety that it is difficult to imagine. The most spectacular event of the natural world takes place here; The annual migration of millions of wildebeest and zebra from the Serengeti (Tanzania) in search of water and pasture while being followed on their heels by the predators of the savanna; lion, cheetah, wild dog, jackal, hyena and vulture. It hosts over 450 species of animals which include lions, rhinos, hippos, crocodiles, giraffe, wildebeests, zebras, buffalo, warthogs, hyenas, jackals, wild dogs, buffalo, leopard, many kinds of antelopes and elephants.

Dinner and overnight at the Mara Sopa Lodge or similar

Day 5 & 6: Maasai Mara (two Full days)

You will spend the two full day’s game viewing, which includes going up to the Mara River where the migration of wildebeests and zebras takes place annually from Serengeti, popularly known as the Great Annual Migration. You will have a picnic lunch and proceed with the game viewing drives till dusk where you will have a rest at Manyatta camp. You can also visit to the Maasai Villages in the afternoon if you wish to.

In November 2006 the Maasai Mara was named as the New 7th wonder of the world because of what experts termed as “the uniqueness of the area and the preservation it provides to so many species living in harmony”. It is understandable because this annual migration is the greatest wildlife spectacle on earth.

Optional Hot Air Balloon Flight

You can opt to carry out your game viewing activity on an adventurous balloon flight over the spectacular Mara at an extra cost. This package includes a bush breakfast in the wild!

All meals and overnight stay will be at Mara Sopa lodge or similar

Day 7: Maasai Mara – Nairobi – Departure

After breakfast, enjoy a game viewing drive as you depart the park by road to Nairobi. Upon arrival, you will be taken to the famous carnivore restaurant for farewell late lunch. Afterward, you will be transferred to Jomo Kenyatta International Airport to board your schedule outbound flight to your next destination.

End of safari

Package cost: kindly inquire by E-mail (cost depends on the number of people travelling and the season of travel)

Cost Includes:

  • All park entrance fees
  • Accommodations as per the itinerary on full board basis
  • Pick up from the airport upon arrival
  • Drop off to the airport the last day
  • Game drives

Cost Excludes:

  • Hot air Balloon flight in Maasai Mara – US$ 450 per person extra
  • (Price is subject to confirmation at the time of booking.)
  • Extras at the lodges/hotel i.e. drinks, telephone, laundry etc.
  • Local & International flight fees
  • Departure tax
  • Tips to porters and drivers
  • Personal Insurance
  • Entry visas

(Masai Mara National Reserve)

Trip Highlights: This is an exciting 3 days best of group camping safari to Masai Mara which is the best wildlife attractions in Kenya. You will be able to enjoy the best of game viewing, and any other appealing activity that may excite you in your camp that you will spend the nights in on a full board basis. You will travel with our best tour guide/driver in a group safari minibus.

Detailed Itinerary:

Day 1: Arrival – Nairobi – Masai Mara National Reserve

Upon your arrival at Nairobi at Jomo Kenyatta International Airport at 10am, you will be met and welcomed by our Tour Manager and tour driver/guide who will brief you about your safari. After the briefing, you will then depart to your group for Masai Mara National Reserve to arrive in time for check in and lunch at Big time safari camp. Enjoy your first afternoon game drive and see great herds of plain game, black manned lion, leopard and cheetah and every type of wildlife in Kenya till evening where you will return to the camp for dinner and overnight.

The wildebeests are the most dominant inhabitants of the Maasai Mara. Their numbers are estimated in the millions. The great migration starts in July each year when well over one million wildebeest along with large numbers of Thompson’s gazelles, zebra and other herbivores migrate from the Serengeti plains in Tanzania to fresh pastures in the north and then back south again in October.

Lunch, dinner and overnight at Big time safari Camp or similar.

DSC03502Day 2: Maasai Mara Game Reserve (Full Day)

Spend a full day with after breakfast, explore the magical Maasai Mara; you will also have morning and an afternoon Game viewing drive, taking your packed lunch during your drive. You will also have the option of taking a pre-breakfast balloon flight safari, at an extra cost of US$ 475 per person, which will give you an unforgettable experience as you view animals very early in the morning from a birds’ eye view.

Optional Balloon Flight
You can opt to carry out your game viewing activity on an adventurous and unforgettable balloon flight over the spectacular Mara at an extra cost. This package includes a bush breakfast in the wild.

Lunch, dinner and overnight at Big time safari Camp or similar.

Day 3: Maasai Mara Game Reserve – Nairobi – Departure

After Morning breakfast depart for morning game drives within Maasai Mara Reserve for a chance to spot more wildlife species. After that depart back to Nairobi, upon arrival, you will be met again your group by tour manage and transferred to Jomo Kenyatta International Airport for your schedule evening flight to Uganda.
End of Safari

Package Includes:
– Transport based on a group safari minibus with pop up roof for game viewing
– Park entry fee
– Accommodation and all meals in camp
– Service of an English-speaking driver guide
– Game drives as per the itinerary
– Government taxes

Package Excludes:
– Hot air Balloon flight in Maasai Mara
(Price is subject to confirmation at the time of booking.)
– Tips to driver guides and porter.
– Extras at the camp – tips, drinks, telephone, laundry etc
– Items of personal expenses.

Trip Highlights: This is an exciting 3 days Amboseli Flying safari. This trip will start at your preferred location in Mombasa, flying you through to Amboseli National Park. You will be able to see plenty of wildlife varying from Kenya’s big five; the lion, elephant, rhino, buffalo, and the leopard amongst a host of other different animal species. You will use private safari Tour van vehicle with pop up roof for game viewing drive and stay camp on full board basis while on this.

Detailed Day by Day Safari Itinerary:

Day 1: Mombasa – Amboseli National Park
Pick up in the early morning hours from your hotel in Mombasa north or south coast and dropped at the Mombasa airport for the 1 hour flight to Amboseli National Park marks the start of your 3 days flying safari to Amboseli. Pick up from the Amboseli airstrip and commence game viewing as you head to your camp in Amboseli. Check into your accommodation base and enjoy a buffet lunch.

After a short post-lunch siesta, you will take an afternoon game drive within the Amboseli National Park and later return to your Kibo Safari Camp

Dinner & overnight at Kibo Safari Camp in Amboseli or similar

Day 2: Amboseli National Park
Wake up for a full day game drive at Amboseli National Park with chance to see rhinos, elephants, zebra and other wild animals. While in Amboseli you will have a clear view of Mt. Kilimanjaro (the Africa’s highest mountain). All meals overnight at Kibo Safari Camp.

DSC04390Day 3: Amboseli – Mombasa
After breakfast, you will start with a mid-morning game drive around the Amboseli National Park looking out for elephants, lions, giraffes and other plains game returning to your lodge or tented camp for lunch and check-out. After check-out, enjoy a game drive as you drive to the airstrip to board your return flight to Mombasa where you will be met and transferred back to your hotel in the late afternoon.

Price includes:
• Transfer from the airport on the arrival day to the hotel
• Safari vans for game drive
• Park entry fees
• 3 meals a day
• Accommodation in Camp
• Driver/Guide allowances

Costs Excludes:
• All international air transport to and from Nairobi
• Alcohol and non-alcoholic drinks
• Any Medical expenses
• Tips
• All activities or excursions not mentioned in program

Nairobi City Excursions

Day 1: Nairobi National Park, Animal Orphanage & Nairobi Safari Walk

Meet at the hotel at 7.30am for transfer to Nairobi National park for a morning game drive.

8.00am – 12.00pm: Nairobi National Park Game Drive

This is the only park located within a city and has all 4 of the big five animal species. Some types of birds found in this park include the saddle billed stork, martial eagle, crowned plover, hadada ibis, white faced whistling ducks, the starling, Egyptian geese and the Hartlaub’s bustard among others.

Nairobi National Park: This is a unique ecosystem by being the only protected area in the world close to a capital city. The park is located only 7 km from Nairobi city centre and comprises of different vegetation types. Open grass plains with scattered acacia bush are predominant. The western side has a highland dry forest and a permanent river with a riverine forest. To the south are the Athi-Kapiti Plains and Kitengela migration corridor which are important wildlife dispersal areas during the rainy season. Man-made dams within the park have added a further habitat, favorable to certain species of birds and other aquatic biome. Major wildlife found in the park includes the black rhino, lion, leopard, cheetah, hyena, buffaloes, Giraffe, zebra, wildebeest, elands and diverse birdlife. Other attractions include the Ivory burning site Monument, Nairobi Safari Walk, the Orphanage and the walking trails at hippo pools. The park is also growing in popularity in hosting corporate events such as bush dinners, team building, Video and film production and special events such as weddings. Within the vicinity is also a three-star restaurant where patrons relax for meals while overlooking the park.

12.30pm – 2.00pm: Lunch

After the game drive, you will have lunch at the Rangers Restaurant which is located right outside the National Park gate.

2.00pm – 3.00pm: Animal Orphanage

After lunch, visit the nearby Nairobi Animal Orphanage where you will see caged animals and birds at close range. This is also a perfect opportunity to see the cheetah, which is rarely seen in the national park.

DSC09346This is the oldest animal orphanage in Kenya established as a refuge and rehabilitation centre for wild animals found abandoned or injured throughout Kenya. Animals received at the facility, undergo a thorough medical examination, followed by treatment where that is called for, before entering into an appropriate feeding and rehabilitation program. Major attractions in this small park include bonding with orphaned animals, up-close view of animals, playing with the cheetah and adopting animals. Some wildlife that can be seen on display include the lion, cheetah, hyena, jackal, serval cat, sokoke cat, warthog, ostrich, leopard, monkeys, baboons, buffalo and various bird species.
3.00pm – 4.00pm: Nairobi Safari Walk

Afterwards you will visit the Nairobi Safari Walk which is also located in the Nairobi National Park.

The Nairobi Safari Walk is the ultimate eye opener to Kenya’s Parks and Reserves. It offers you an opportunity to learn what you expect to see across the country. Introductory talks on Kenya’s parks and reserves, can be arranged for you by the naturalists available on site. You will have a taste of Kenya’s rich Animal collection including the rare bongo, white rhino, albino zebra, a collection of cats, antelopes and primates. The park is also home to a collection of about 150 species of local trees. Get to learn their varied traditional uses too. Some unique plants and animals that are locally extinct or threatened are displayed so that the public can learn the dangers facing conservation today.
After the tour, you will exit from the park and be driven back to your hotel for rest and overnight.

Accommodation and meals on own arrangement

End of Tour………….

Package cost: kindly inquire by E-mail (cost depends on the number of people travelling and the season of travel)
Inclusions:

Ø All park entrance fees and game drives
Ø Airport transfers
Ø Lunch on day 2
Ø Services of a professional English-speaking tour driver/guide
Ø Transport in a private excursion vehicle
Ø Applicable government taxes

Exclusions:

Ø Accommodation and hotel meals while in Nairobi
Ø Extras such as beverages and drinks, telephone, etc.
Ø International or local flight fees and departure taxes
Ø Tips to driver / guide
Ø Personal travel insurance including loss or damage of luggage
Ø Any other item not included in itinerary

Summary of Attractions:

The Maasai Mara Game Reserve is an extension of the Serengeti National Reserve in Tanzania. It is not the largest park in Kenya, but probably the most famous. The entire area of the park is nestled within the enormous Great Rift Valley that extends from the Mediterranean Sea to South Africa. The terrain is primarily open grassland with clusters of acacia tree. Wildlife tends to be most concentrated in the western border in the Oloololo escarpment because the swampy ground means that access to water is always good and human disruption is usually minimal

Day to Day Itinerary:

Day 1: Nairobi – Maasai Mara National Reserve

Very early in the morning, you will be met at your residence within Nairobi by “Niche Africa Holidays Representatives” and thereafter receive a briefing so as to have a clear picture on the safari as well as the accommodation guide. After the briefing, depart to the Mara, arriving after 5 hours drive. Arrive in time for check in and lunch at the lodge before departing for afternoon game drives. Maasai Mara is also home to the colorfully decorated Maasai tribesmen. You may occasionally see them criss crossing the park as they go about their daily activities completely unbothered by the wild animals which roam in the bushes.

Lunch, dinner and breakfast at Mara Sopa Lodge or similar
DSC09475Day 2: Maasai Mara National Reserve – Nairobi

After early breakfast, venture into the park with packed picnic lunch and spend the morning game viewing. The Maasai Mara offers the best game and bird-viewing not only in Kenya, but anywhere in Africa. The views across the rolling golden grasslands studded with acacia trees, rivers and forests are dazzling, the sense of space overwhelming. You will explore the park and the vicinity, gently blending into the surrounding wilderness which remains in its virgin condition, while the landscaped gardens filled with indigenous trees at the back which draw a great variety of birds and butterflies. Later on, you will depart from the park and start the journey back to Nairobi arriving at night. Upon arrival at Nairobi, be transferred back to your preferred residence within the city.

End of service ……

Cost per person:Inquire from the e-mail

Inclusions:

 All park entrance fees and game drives
 1 night accommodation at selected lodge inclusive of meals
 Services of a professional English-speaking tour driver/guide
 Flying doctors emergency evacuation insurance
 Transport in a private safari minibus with open roof for game viewing and photography
 Applicable government taxes

Exclusions:

 Optional activities like cultural visits, balloon safaris, guided nature walks, e.t.c
 Extras at the lodge i.e. beverages and drinks, telephone, laundry etc.
 International or local flight fees and departure taxes
 Tips to driver / guide
 Personal travel insurance including loss or damage of luggage
 Any other item not included in itinerary

Trip Highlights: This is an exciting 5 Days Best of Kenya North Coast Flight Beach Holiday. This trip will start at Nairobi at your preferred location, taking you the best white sandy beaches in Malindi. You will be transferred by flight and stay in best resorts all inclusive while on this holiday safari.

Detailed Itinerary:

Day 1: Nairobi – Watamu

Early morning pick up from your preferred location in Nairobi, you will depart Nairobi on a schedule morning flight to Malindi where upon arrival you will be welcome by Turtle Bay Beach club representatives who will transfer you to the Resort for a very memorable adventure holidays.

Dinner and overnight at Turtle Bay Beach Club or similar

DSC09470Day 2 to 4: Malindi Watamu

On these days after breakfast, you will enjoy and explore the two towns of Malindi and Watamu by firstly visiting the Watamu marine Park and short excursion in Watamu town. Also enjoy a visit to crocodile farm & Mida creek. Mida creek is a large creek lined with mangrove forest and renowned for its waders, kingfishers and crab plovers. Bird watching, fishing, mangrove walks, and leisure boat trips can be arranged by several groups in Watamu. On the others day, visit the Malindi town for a full day excursion which entails visiting the Vasco Da Gama pillar, Marine Park & other interesting historic ruins of the town. Bio ken Snake farm in Watamu, Hell’s kitchen Malindi. Waterskiing and other water sports are also available.

Dinner and overnight at Turtle Bay Resort in Watamu

Day 5: Malindi – Nairobi

You will depart this beautiful sandy beached of Watamu on a schedule morning flight to Nairobi. Transfer to your preferred location for drop off.

End of a Holiday

Package cost: kindly inquire by E-mail (cost depends on the number of people travelling and the season of travel)

Cost includes:

  • Pick up and drop off at your preferred location
  • Transfers
  • Accommodations in best resort all inclusive
  • Return Local Flight tickets
  • Holiday supplements

Cost excludes:

  • Items of personal nature
  • Drinks
  • Tips
  • Any thing not included in the itinerary
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