12 Days / 11 Nights Best of Kenya Game Viewing Private Safari

Trip Highlights

Amboseli National Park: This Park is also known as Kilimanjaro’s Royal Court.  The ecosystem mainly consists of savannah grassland spread across the Kenya-Tanzania border. The park is famous for being the best place in Africa to get close to free-ranging elephants among other wildlife species. Other attractions of the park include opportunities to meet the Maasai and spectacular views of Mount Kilimanjaro. Activities available in this park include game viewing, camping, viewing Mt. Kilimanjaro, bird watching and photography. Attraction sites within the park include the big five, the observation hill which allows an overall view of the whole park especially the swamps and elephants, the swamp below observation hill hosts many elephants, buffaloes, hippos and a variety of water fowls like pelican, Egyptian goose as well as the contemporary Maasai culture and indigenous lifestyle.

Tsavo West National Park:  The park consists of savannah ecosystem comprising of open grasslands, scrublands, and Acacia woodlands, belts of riverine vegetation and rocky ridges. Major wildlife found in the park include elephant, rhino, Hippos, lions, cheetah, wild dogs, giraffe, zebra, crocodile, mongoose, hyrax, dik dik, lesser kudu leopards, Buffalos, nocturnal porcupine as well as diverse plant and bird species including the threatened corncrake and near threatened Basra Reed Warbler. Major attractions within the park include recent Volcanoes; lava flows and caves with potential for geological studies; cave exploration and hiking the magical Mzima Springs; underwater hippo and fish watching.

Tsavo East National Park: Tsavo East National Park offers a vast and untapped arena of arid bush which is washed by azure and emerald meandering of Galana River. The park is guarded by the limitless lava reaches of Yatta plateau and patrolled by some of the largest elephant herds in Kenya. Major attractions within the park include dust-red elephants wallowing, rolling and spraying each other with the midnight blue waters of palm-shaded Galana River; the beautiful Aruba dam located on the north bank of the seasonal Voi River, visited by thousands of animals and a great game viewing destination; Mudanda Rock, which is a whale –backed Rock tower located above a natural dam, and which acts as a draw to thousands of Elephants; Lugards Falls, named after Captain Lugard, the first proconsul to East Africa, the falls feature bizarrely eroded rocks through which the waters of the Galana River plunge into foaming rapids and crocodile –infested pools. The park is also home to rhino, buffalo, lion, leopard, and pods of hippo, crocodile, and waterbucks, Lesser Kudu, Gerenuk and Hirola. Other activities available include camping, trekking and bird watching.

Maasai Mara offers an absolutely unique variety of animals. The reason is that this hilly region is both humid and fertile and is crossed by the rivers Mara and Talek full of crocodiles and hippo and which carry water the whole year around. The banks of the rivers are covered in thick forest which gradually makes way for bush and grassland the abundance of water and excellent availability of food are reasons why the Maasai Mara which in fact is a condition of the Tanzanian Serengeti National park has the greatest population of wild animals in the whole of Africa.

Day to Day Itinerary:

Day 1: Nairobi – Amboseli National Park

Meet and greet at your residence within Nairobi or at Jomo Kenyatta International Airport by “Victoria Safaris Representatives” in the morning. After the briefing, depart to Amboseli arriving at the foothill of the majestic Kilimanjaro in time for lunch at the tented camp. After lunch, depart for afternoon game drives before returning to the tented camp to relax as you wait for dinner to be served.

Lunch, dinner and overnight at Kibo Safari Camp
Day 2 & 3: Amboseli National Park

Spend 2 full days within this reserve viewing wildlife, birds and enjoying the natural ecosystem that exists within this park as you view and photograph the scenic landscape which characterizes this park. Cultural visits to Maasai villages can also be organized.
All meals and overnight at Kibo Safari Camp

DSC03351Day 4: Amboseli National Park – Tsavo West National Park

After breakfast check out of the tented camp and depart to Tsavo West arriving during the late morning hours at the lodge. You will then carry packed picnic lunch and depart for game drives within Tsavo West giving you a chance to spot the red skinned elephants, Mzima Springs, Shetani Lava Flows and also enjoy birding. In the evening be transferred back to the lodge for dinner and overnight stay.

Lunch, dinner and overnight at Ngulia Safari Lodge

Day 5: Tsavo West National Park

Spend the day enjoying morning and afternoon game drives within the extensive park especially looking out for wildlife and bird life as well as different types of ecosystems found within the park. You will have an opportunity to spot large herds of elephants, Buffaloes, Leopards and other plains game. Other attractions found within this park include Shetani Lava Flows, Mzima Springs as well as a crocodile and hippo observation point.

All meals and overnight at Ngulia Safari Lodge

Day 6: Tsavo West National Park – Tsavo East National Park

After breakfast, you will check out of the lodge and depart to Tsavo East which is a neighboring park with Tsavo West, and well known for the Man-eaters of Tsavo. Tsavo East is also rich in Hippo, giant crocodiles and varied species of birds. Have lunch at the lodge upon arrival and spend the rest of the day game viewing. Also visit Aruba Dam, Mudanda rock, Lugard’s Falls and the crocodile view point located within the park.

Lunch, dinner and overnight at Voi Safari Lodge

Day 7: Tsavo East National Park

You will spend the day exploring the extensive park especially looking out for wildlife and bird life as well as different types of ecosystems found within the park.

All meals and overnight at Voi Safari Lodge

Day 8: Tsavo East National Park – Nairobi

Enjoy early morning pre breakfast game drives for a chance to spot the early predators as they start off the day. This is also the best time to enjoy birding and photograph the rising sun. Tsavo is also one of the scenic parks in Kenya.  After breakfast you will check out of the lodge and depart to Nairobi with lunch en route. Upon arrival at Nairobi you will spend the rest of the day at leisure at your hotel.

Dinner and overnight at Sarova Panafric Hotel
Day 9: Nairobi – Maasai Mara

After breakfast, be met at the hotel lobby for transfer to the Mara Reserve driving through the Great Rift Valley for scenic views of the escarpment. You may also stop over at the view point for fantastic photographs. You will arrive in the Mara in time for lunch at your tented camp. After lunch, proceed with afternoon game viewing within the park.

Lunch, dinner and overnight at Ol Moran Camp
Day 10 & 11: Maasai Mara

Spend 2 full days within the exciting park which is home to the big five, birds, migration of wildebeest and the colorful Maasai tribesmen. Optional activities include cultural visits to Maasai villages, hot balloon flight, night game drives, nature trails, bird walks or bush meals.

All meals and overnight at Ol Moran Camp

Day 12: Maasai Mara – Nairobi

After breakfast enjoy final game drives as you exit the park and depart to Nairobi, stopping for lunch en route. Upon arrival you will be transferred back to your residence within the city or to Jomo Kenyatta International Airport to catch your outbound flight to your next destination.

Inclusions:

Ø  All park entrance fees and game drives

Ø  Full board accommodation in tented camps and lodges as specified

Ø  Accommodation in Nairobi on half board basis (dinner, bed and breakfast)

Ø  Services of a professional English-speaking tour driver/guide

Ø  Flying doctors evacuation insurance

Ø  Transport in a private safari minivan with pop up roof for game viewing and photography

Ø  Applicable government taxes

Exclusions:

Ø  Optional activities like extra excursions, cultural visits, balloon safaris, walking safaris, e.t.c

Ø  Extras at the tented camps / lodges / hotel i.e. beverages and drinks, telephone, laundry etc.

Ø  International or local flight fees and departure taxes

Ø  Tipping

Ø  Personal travel insurance including loss or damage of luggage

Ø  Any other item not included in itinerary

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7 days/ 6 nights, Maasai Mara and Amboseli Private Wildlife safari

Trip highlights: This is a seven day safari that will be able to take you through The Masai Mara Reserve, which is Kenya’s and East Africa’s finest game sanctuary and among the worlds best wildlife tour destination. This is a staging zone for the Annual Migration of Wildebeests,trailing on their heels, are the predators of the savannah- lion, cheetahs, wild dogs, jackals, hyenas and vultures. Away from the migration, the reserve offers wildlife is such a variety that it is hard to believe; over 450 species of animal have been recorded here. You may easily see the big five lion, elephant, rhino, leopard, not to mention numerous plains animals. The renowned tribesmen also live within the dispersal area of the game reserve, then proceed to Amboseli national park, famous for its numerous elephants.You will stay in mid range lodges, travel in a 4×4 tour minibus privately.

Itinerary:

Day 1: Arrival – Nairobi.
Upon arrival at the Jomo Kenyatta airport, you will be met and by tour manager before proceeding for your private safari with your tour guide. You will be transferred to the Fairview  Hotel where you will check in and have the rest of the afternoon at leisure.

All meals and overnight stay at Fairview hotel.

Day 2: Nairobi – Maasai Mara

After an early breakfast, you will depart for the Mara from Nairobi at 7.00 am where you will arrive in time for lunch, thereafter, you will have an afternoon game viewing drive till dusk.

All meals and overnight stay at Mara Leisure Camp or Keekorok lodge.

DSC09355Day 3: Maasai Mara

After breakfast, you will spend a full day game viewing, which includes going up to the Mara River where the immigration of wilderbeests and zebras crossing takes place annually from Serengeti, popularly known as the Great Annual Migration. You will then stop for an early picnic lunch and proceed with the drive till dusk.

In November 2006 the Masai 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.

OR

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

All meals and overnight stay at Mara Leisure Camp or Keekorok lodge.

Day 4: Masai Mara
Early breakfast followed by a full day of game driving within the reserve with packed lunch.

The Mara reserve offers a unique variety of wildlife species facilitative of its diverse fauna ranging from the big five, to the crafty hyena, which may be heard laughing at night, to the Mara River abundant in crocodiles and hippos. The banks of the rivers are covered in thick forest which is gradually makes way for bush and grassland thus the excellent availability of food for the diverse wildlife.

Day 5: Maasai Mara- Amboseli National Park

Early morning pre breakfast game viewing drive, return to the lodge for breakfast, and thereafter depart the Reserve for Amboseli National park through Nairobi with lunch being served at a city Restaurant, arriving at Amboseli in the late afternoon.

Amboseli is famous for its huge elephant herds. Africa’s highest mountain, Mount Kilimanjaro sits in the upper slopes of Amboseli national park. Mt Kilimanjaro snow white peaks les across the border of Tanzania. Seeing Kilimanjaro hovering above the clouds in the early hours of the morning is quite an experience. For an enthusiastic photographer, animal pictures arising against the dramatic backdrop of the mountain is quite a thrill. Apart from the elephants, buffalos, black /rhino and other plain animals are in plenty.

Dinner and overnight stay at the Amboseli Sopa Lodge.

Day 6: Amboseli National park

Morning and afternoon game viewing drives.

The combination of scenery, people and animals is what makes the park fascinating. Beautifully situated at the foot of the towering Kilimanjaro, it is the home of the brightly painted Maasai tribe. You may be able to see lions, cheetahs, spotted hyena and wild dogs. Also the Kaffir Buffaloes, Burch ells zebras and the herds of elephants. All this animals come to drink water at the water holes consisting of small lakes or muddy bonds kept filled up by the melting snows of Kilimanjaro.

Dinner and overnight stay the Amboseli Sopa Lodge.

Day 7: Amboseli – Nairobi

After breakfast proceed to Nairobi, game viewing en-route and drive south to Namanga on the Kenya/Tanzania border arriving in time lunch at the famous Carnivore Restaurant. We will then transfer you to Jomo Kenyatta airport for your next destination

End of safari.

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

Package includes:
-Transport based on a safari 4×4 tour minibus with pop up roof for game viewing
-park entry fee
-accommodation and all meals while on safari
-service of an English-speaking driver guide
-Game drives as per the itinerary
-Driver allowances and park fees for vehicle and driver
-Government taxes

Package excludes:
-Hot air balloon in Masai Mara @ US$ 450 per person -Confirm at time of booking)
-Tips to driver guides and porter
-Extras at lodges- tips, drinks, laundry
-Items of personal nature.

Prices and Costs

6 Days: Amboseli, Tsavo East and Tsavo West National park

Trip Highlights: This is an exciting safari that takes you to visit some of the best wildlife sanctuaries in Kenya. This safari starts upon picked up at you hotel in Nairobi and will take you to visit Amboseli National Park and finally to the Tsavo National Parks. You will travel with a professional driver/guide and in a private safari minivan and spend the nights in lodges on full board basis.

Day 1 –Nairobi – Amboseli
In the Morning, you will be met and welcomed by the driver/guide and briefing will be done before being taken to the Hotel. You will immediately depart to Amboseli National Park. You will arrive in time for lunch at the lodge before departing for an afternoon game drive within the park.

Amboseli National Park lays North West of Mt. Kilimanjaro, on the border with Tanzania. Large concentrations of wildlife occur here in the dry season, making Amboseli a popular touristic destination. The Park embodies five main wildlife habitats which include the open plains, acacia woodland, rocky thorn bush land, swamps and marshland. There is also a temporary lake, Lake Amboseli, those floods during years of heavy rainfall. The Amboseli is famous for its big game and its great scenic beauty. The landscape is dominated by Mount Kilimanjaro and massive numbers of elephants, approximately one thousand elephants. Also, its snowcapped summit dominates the landscape and on a clear day it is easily visible during early mornings and the late afternoons. This makes it a perfect spot for photograph taking.

Lodge: Ol Tukai Lodge

DSC09431Day 2 – Amboseli National park
After breakfast you will check out of the lodge and depart for morning game drives within Amboseli for a chance to spot the wildlife when it is most active. The day will be spent exploring this park. The waters from melted snow drain down the mountain under lava flows and surface on the Amboseli plains, creating a green belt of swampland amidst dusty plains. Here elephant, buffalo, lion, cheetah, wildebeest, hyena, jackal, warthogs, zebra and the Maasai giraffe are likely to be seen.

Amboseli National park is one of the most popular wildlife sanctuaries in Kenya. It is situated close to Kenya. It is situated close to Kenya- Tanzania border, The Park lies at the foot of Mt. Kilimanjaro, the highest mountain in Africa (5,896m) 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. The Game Park also contains vast groups of Zebras, Wildebeests, Giraffes, Buffalos, Hippos and Antelopes. Also to be found in Amboseli are lions, leopards, Cheetahs, Rhinos and many species of plain game.

Day 3 Amboseli – Tsavo East National park
After breakfast you will check out of the lodge and depart for morning game drives within Amboseli for a chance to spot the wildlife when it is most active. At midday, you will depart to Tsavo East National Park arriving in time for lunch at the lodge. After lunch, you will depart for afternoon game drives within the park.

 The Tsavo West and Tsavo East National Parks form one of the largest National Parks in the world and covers a massive 4% of Kenya’s total land. Tsavo West is the more famous of the two and is painted on a sprawling canvas of endless skies, hills, liquid lava flows, rivers, sparkling oases and a cloud shadowed African savannah. The magic Mzima Springs is fed by over 250 million litres of fresh water gushing from the lava flows of the Chyulu Hills. It provides a continuous supply of water to Mombasa town. The park is famous for the numerous prides of maneless lions that patrol the plains and predate on the herbivore herds. It offers some of the most magnificent fame viewing in the world with vast herds of dust-red elephant, hippo, giant crocodile and a wide variety of bird life.

Lodge: Ashnil Aruba Lodge.

DSC00623Day 4: Tsavo East – Tsavo West National park
After breakfast, you will check out of the lodge and depart Tsavo East for Tsavo West. Upon arrival, embark on game viewing drive, carrying packed lunch, while on the drive.

Shetani lava flows got its name from molten lava that spewed from the earth 200 years ago. The fiery fury was thought by the local people to be the work of the devil, hence the name ‘Shetani’, which means ‘Devil’ in Swahili. The glorious Ngulia Rhino Sanctuary also has a growing population of the endangered black rhino which was a victim of poaching in the early 1960s. Lake Jipe also offers a memorable experience as it is abundant with aquatic life. Boat rides are a sure way to blow your mind away as you sail through the clear waters watching different species of fish and aquatic animals enjoy the suns rays penetrating through the water. Bird watching is also a major activity in the park.

Lodge: Ashnil Aruba Lodge.

Day 5: Tsavo West National park

Full day spent exploring the park. Morning and afternoon game drives are offered. This park once famous for its great herds of elephant still has these beats usually covered in red dust and a variety of game and fine scenery. We visit Lugards Falls, Mudanda Rocks and Aruba Dam as we view game if time permits.

The landscape in Tsavo West is flatter and drier, despite having one of Kenya’s largest rivers flowing through the middle. Much of the wildlife is concentrated on the Galana River, which has plentiful crocs and hippos. Likewise, Kudus, waterbucks and dik-diks are common along the river banks.

The landscape in Tsavo East is flatter and drier, despite having one of Kenya’s largest rivers flowing through the middle. Much of the wildlife is concentrated on the Galana River, which has plentiful crocs and hippos. Likewise, Kudus, waterbucks and dik-diks are common along the river banks.

Lodge: Ashnil Aruba Lodge

Day 6: Tsavo East –Mombasa

Early morning game drive. Soon after breakfast we proceed to Mombasa. Drop off at a beach hotel to start a beach holiday.

Hotel: Voyager Beach Resort

End of Safari

Cost includes:

– Accommodation in lodges on full board basis while on safari

– Transport in a private safari minivan with open roof for better game viewing and photography

– All park entry fees and game drives

– Services of a professional English-speaking tour guide/driver

– Picnic lunches as indicated in itinerary

– Applicable government taxes and levies

Cost excludes:

– All items of personal nature e.g. telephone call bills, fax / email bills etc.

– Optional cultural visit to Maasai villages

– Tips and gratuities lodge staff and driver-guide

– Alcoholic and non-alcoholic drinks

– Any local or international flight and departure taxes

– Laundry services

– Personal travel insurance

– Any other item not included in our itinerary including extra excursions

 

 

 

4 Days Amboseli – Tsavo West Camping Safari

Trip Highlights: This is an exciting safari that takes you to visit some of the best wildlife sanctuaries in Kenya. This safari starts upon picked up at you hotel in Nairobi and will take you to visit Amboseli National Park and finally to the Tsavo National Parks. You will travel with a professional driver/guide and in a private safari minivan and spend the nights in camps on full board basis.

Day 1: Nairobi-Amboseli

In the Morning, you will be met and welcomed by the driver/guide and briefing will be done before being taken to the Hotel. You will immediately depart to Amboseli National Park. You will arrive in time for lunch at the lodge before departing for an afternoon game drive within the park.

Camp: Tortilis Safari Camp

DSC05309 Day 2: Amboseli – Tsavo west

The early morning and late evening game drives is a must both for the quality of viewing and for the atmosphere of the wilds of Africa. Mount Kilimanjaro will provide a beautiful back drop. Meals will be provided at the mobile camp. Overnight at the campsite.

Amboseli National Park lays North West of Mt. Kilimanjaro, on the border with Tanzania. Large concentrations of wildlife occur here in the dry season, making Amboseli a popular touristic destination. The Park embodies five main wildlife habitats which include the open plains, acacia woodland, rocky thorn bush land, swamps and marshland. There is also a temporary lake, Lake Amboseli, those floods during years of heavy rainfall. The Amboseli is famous for its big game and its great scenic beauty. The landscape is dominated by Mount Kilimanjaro and massive numbers of elephants, approximately one thousand elephants. Also, its snowcapped summit dominates the landscape and on a clear day it is easily visible during early mornings and the late afternoons. This makes it a perfect spot for photograph taking.

Camp: Tortilis Safari Camp

DSC09442Day 3: Tsavo West-Nairobi

After an early morning game drive, depart to Tsavo West National Park. Proceed to Tsavo west National Park game drive enroute. Animals include the lions, buffalo, cheetah, leopards, and zebras amongst others. It’s also a rhino sanctuary.

The landscape in Tsavo West is flatter and drier, despite having one of Kenya’s largest rivers flowing through the middle. Much of the wildlife is concentrated on the Galana River, which has plentiful crocs and hippos. Likewise, Kudus, waterbucks and dik-diks are common along the river banks.

The landscape in Tsavo East is flatter and drier, despite having one of Kenya’s largest rivers flowing through the middle. Much of the wildlife is concentrated on the Galana River, which has plentiful crocs and hippos. Likewise, Kudus, waterbucks and dik-diks are common along the river banks.

Camp: Voyager Ziwani Camp

Day 4: Tsavo West – Nairobi

After Break fast early morning Game Drive then departs for Nairobi.

End of Safari

Cost includes:

– Accommodation in lodges on full board basis while on safari.

– Transport in a private safari minivan with open roof for better game viewing and photography.

– All park entry fees and game drives.

– Services of a professional English-speaking tour guide/driver.

– Picnic lunches as indicated in itinerary.

– Applicable government taxes and levies.

Cost excludes:

– All items of personal nature e.g. telephone call bills, fax / email bills etc.

– Optional cultural visit to Maasai villages.

– Tips and gratuities lodge staff and driver-guide

– Alcoholic and non-alcoholic drinks

– Any local or international flight and departure taxes.

– Laundry services.

– Personal travel insurance.

– Any other item not included in our itinerary including extra excursions.

 

 


 

 

3 Days and 2 Nights, Amboseli and Tsavo Game Viewing Private Safari

Trip Highlights: This is an exciting safari that takes you to visit some of the best wildlife sanctuaries in Kenya. This safari starts upon picked up at you hotel or resort in Coastal Kilifi and will take you to visit Amboseli National Park and finally to the Tsavo National Parks. You will travel with a professional driver/guide and in a private safari minivan and spend the nights in lodges on full board basis.

Detailed Itinerary:

Day 1: Kilifi – Amboseli National Park

In the morning, you will be met by the driver/guide at your Coastal Kilifi Hotel or Resort and be welcomed for the safari as you receive a briefing. After the briefing, you will immediately depart to Amboseli National Park. You will arrive in time for lunch at the lodge before departing for an afternoon game drive within the park.

Amboseli National Park lays North West of Mt. Kilimanjaro, on the border with Tanzania. Large concentrations of wildlife occur here in the dry season, making Amboseli a popular touristic destination. The Park embodies five main wildlife habitats which include the open plains, acacia woodland, rocky thorn bush land, swamps and marshland. There is also a temporary lake, Lake Amboseli, those floods during years of heavy rainfall. The Amboseli is famous for its big game and its great scenic beauty. The landscape is dominated by Mount Kilimanjaro and massive numbers of elephants, approximately one thousand elephants. Also, its snowcapped summit dominates the landscape and on a clear day it is easily visible during early mornings and the late afternoons. This makes it a perfect spot for photograph taking.

Lodge: Ol Tukai Lodge

DSC09527Day 2: Amboseli National Park – Tsavo East National Park

After breakfast you will check out of the lodge and depart for morning game drives within Amboseli for a chance to spot the wildlife when it is most active. At midday, you will depart to Tsavo East National Park arriving in time for lunch at the lodge. After lunch, you will depart for afternoon game drives within the park.

The Tsavo West and Tsavo East National Parks form one of the largest National Parks in the world and covers a massive 4% of Kenya’s total land. Tsavo West is the more famous of the two and is painted on a sprawling canvas of endless skies, hills, liquid lava flows, rivers, sparkling oases and a cloud shadowed African savannah. The magic Mzima Springs is fed by over 250 million litres of fresh water gushing from the lava flows of the Chyulu Hills. It provides a continuous supply of water to Mombasa town. The park is famous for the numerous prides of maneless lions that patrol the plains and predate on the herbivore herds. It offers some of the most magnificent fame viewing in the world with vast herds of dust-red elephant, hippo, giant crocodile and a wide variety of bird life.

Lodge: Ashnil Aruba Lodge

Day 3: Tsavo East National Park – Tsavo West National Park – Kilifi

After breakfast, you will check out of the lodge and depart Tsavo East for Tsavo West. Upon arrival, embark on game viewing drive, carrying packed lunch, you will get out of the park and return to Coastal Kilifi. Where you will be drop off.

Shetani lava flows got its name from molten lava that spewed from the earth 200 years ago. The fiery fury was thought by the local people to be the work of the devil, hence the name ‘Shetani’, which means ‘Devil’ in Swahili. The glorious Ngulia Rhino Sanctuary also has a growing population of the endangered black rhino which was a victim of poaching in the early 1960s. Lake Jipe also offers a memorable experience as it is abundant with aquatic life. Boat rides are a sure way to blow your mind away as you sail through the clear waters watching different species of fish and aquatic animals enjoy the suns rays penetrating through the water. Bird watching is also a major activity in the park.

Meals: Breakfast and packed lunch

End of Safari

Cost includes:

– Accommodation in lodges on full board basis while on safari

– Transport in a private safari minivan with open roof for better game viewing and photography

– All park entry fees and game drives

– Services of a professional English-speaking tour guide/driver

– Picnic lunches as indicated in itinerary

– Applicable government taxes and levies

Cost excludes:

– All items of personal nature e.g. telephone call bills, fax / email bills etc.

– Optional cultural visit to Maasai villages

– Tips and gratuities lodge staff and driver-guide

– Alcoholic and non-alcoholic drinks

– Any local or international flight and departure taxes

– Laundry services

– Personal travel insurance

– Any other item not included in our itinerary including extra excursions

 

4 Days / 3 Nights, Watamu to Tsavo West, Amboseli and Tsavo East National Park Safari

Highlights: This is an exciting 4 days wildlife trailing safari starting from your resort in Watamu to Tsavo East, Tsavo East and lastly to Amboseli before being drove back. You will stay in safari tented camps during this safari on a full board accommodation basis. You will travel in a private safari minivan during this trip.

Detailed Itinerary:

Day 1: Watamu – Tsavo East National Park

We will pick you from your beach resort (Aquarius resort) in Watamu by our tour manager, who will brief you on the safari thereafter depart towards Tsavo East National Park. You will arrive in time for check in and lunch will be at Mashariki Camp. In the afternoon, you will proceed with a game viewing drive till dusk and return to the camp for dinner and overnight stay.

Lunch, Dinner and overnight at Mashariki Camp or Similar.

Copy of HPIM1425Day 2: Tsavo East National Park – Tsavo West National Park

Have an early morning breakfast then depart to Mzima Springs. There after proceed towards your camp for check in and lunch. In the afternoon, take a visit to Rhino Sanctuary and have game viewing drives until sunset. Return to the camp for dinner and overnight

Tsavo West National Park is the second largest Park in Kenya and is famed for the Man-eaters during the construction of the Lunatic Lane (the Kenya-Uganda Railway). Among its attractions include: Chaimu and Shetani Lava flows and the Mzima springs whose source is the Chyulu Hills and provides fresh water to most of Mombasa. There is also an in-built Glass-Tank for observation of the crocodiles and hippos.


Dinner and Overnight at Ngulia Camp or Similar.

Day 3: Tsavo West National Park – Amboseli National Park

After breakfast departs for Amboseli National Park which is a snowy peak from the Kilimanjaro Mountain. You will arrive in time for lunch will be at Amboseli Kibo Safari Camp; in the afternoon have a game viewing drive till evening.

 

Amboseli National Park the combination of scenery, people and animals is what makes the Amboseli national park of fascinating. Beautifully situated at the foot of the towering Kilimanjaro, it Is the home of the brightly painted Maasai tribe, here you can see lions , cheetahs, spotted hyenas and wild dogs as well as gnus , Kaffir buffaloes , Burch ell’s zebras and herds of elephants . All these animals come to drink at water holes consisting of small lakes or muddy ponds kept filled up by water from the melting snows of Kilimanjaro. The northern lake Amboseli contains water only after rain.

 

Lunch, Dinner and Overnight at Kibo Safari Camp or Similar.

Day 4: Amboseli National Park – Watamu

After morning breakfast at your camp, you will check out and depart for Watamu arriving in time for drop off in your Aquarius resort.


End of services.

Cost: Inquire at info @nicheafricaholidays.com

Cost includes:

-Pick up and Drop off at the Aquarius resort Watamu.
-All Park Entrance fees where applicable.
-Professional tour guide/ guide fees.
Transport based on a Private minivan safari vehicle with pop up roof for game viewing
-Accommodation and all meals in tented camp/camps as stated in the itinerary.

Cost excludes:

– Items of personal nature like laundry fees, gratitude and tips, drinks both alcoholic and non alcoholic drinks, bills e.t.c

-Entry fee to the Rhino Sanctuary
-Anything else that is not specified in the itinerary