Half Day Excursion to Karen Blixen Museum, Giraffe Centre, Daphne Sheldrick’s Elephant Orphanage, Nairobi,

A Nairobi excursion where you spend a wonderful half day at the historical Karen Blixen museum (Out of Africa) and with giraffes and baby elephants! Visiting the Giraffe Manor and the Daphne Sheldrick Elephant Orphanage-The David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust: A Haven for Elephants and Rhinos-

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Nairobi 1 Day Sightseeing Trips: Go on A half Day Nairobi Road viewing the city

Karen Blixen Museum – “I had a farm in Africa, at the foot of the Ngong Hills’ …… for those lovers of “Out of Africa” the museum will take you back in time to breathe the spirit of the writer and the lives she immortalized.

The Giraffe Centre – This education centre gives you an opportunity to get up close and personal with Rothchild giraffes.

11.00am – 12.00pm daily.

Daphne Sheldrick Elephant Orphanage – Get up close and personal with orphaned elephant (and often rhino). This is where Daphne Sheldrick has perfected the raising and re-integrating of orphaned elephants into the wild.

This is the best excursion ever in Nairobi -A good and educational study African tour or Great for Family and fun out day in nairobi before safari and after safari in kenya!!!

Safari price Includes:

  • Transport on custom made tour van ideal for game viewing and photography
  • park entrance fees to include government taxes
  • Service of an English speaking professional driver/guide
  • Walk or cycle as detailed in the itinerary
  • Start and end in Nairobi.
  • Personalized service

Safari price excludes:

  • Drinks
  • Laundry
  • Tips or gratuity
  • Travelers insurance
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4 Days and 3 Nights, Wildlife Trail and Bird Watching Road Adventure

(Samburu National Reserve, Lake Nakuru National Park, Maasai Mara National Reserve)

Trip Highlights: This is an exciting and fascinating 4 days road safari which takes you to some of the best wildlife sanctuaries and attractions in Kenya. You will be able to enjoy the best of game viewing and bird watching experiences as you visit Samburu National Reserve, which is home to the rare and unusual reticulated giraffe, gerenuk, Gravy’s zebra and Beisa Oryx; Lake Nakuru National Park, which is famous for millions of fuchsia-pink flamingos; and the famous Maasai Mara National Reserve, which is the New 7th wonder of the world and 4th most preferred tourist destination in the world. During your safari, you are likely to see a very wide variety of wildlife including the big five and other species of animals found in the plains. You will travel with our tour guide/driver in a 4×4 safari land cruiser and spend the nights in tented camps.

Detailed Itinerary:

Day 1: Arrival – Nairobi – Samburu National Reserve

Upon your arrival at the Jomo Kenyatta International Airport, you will be warmly welcomed by the Tour Manager who will brief you about your safari and escort you to your vehicle for departure to Samburu National Reserve. You will drive through rolling agricultural land and stop over for lunch at Nyeri Town. You will then cross the equator and approach the semi-desert countryside in Samburu. You will arrive in the evening.

Samburu National Reserve is a wildlife haven. Here you will spot Africa’s big cats-lions, cheetahs and the elusive leopard. Some animals are unique to this northern Kenya Park; gravy’s zebra, reticulated giraffe, kudus and gerenuk. The Ewaso Nyiro River, which is the boundary with the neighboring Buffalo Springs National Reserve, is where the elephant buffalo and other animal species gather for a drink. You will find the scenic semiarid landscape quite dramatic. The reserve is located within the lands of the colorful semi-nomadic Samburu tribesmen.

Dinner and overnight stay will be at Ashnil Samburu Camp or similar

Day 2: Samburu National Reserve – Lake Nakuru National Park

You will enjoy an early pre-breakfast game viewing drive around the reserve so as to observe the early predators starting off their day. You will return to your camp for breakfast and thereafter spend the morning hours viewing elephants, lions, and the northern specialties such as the Gerenuk, Beisa Oryx and Gravy’s Zebras. You may also see crocodiles getting some sun on the sandbank or snapping their jaws during their feed. In the early afternoon you will depart Samburu for Lake Nakuru arriving in the evening.

Dubbed ‘the greatest bird spectacle on earth due to the millions of fuchsia-pink flamingo that flock to feed on the teeming algae of its alkaline waters, Lake Nakuru is also an ornithologist’s paradise and also a sanctuary for both black and white rhino. Its pink-frosted shores and sky-mirrored waters also yield some of the most evocatively beautiful photo images in Africa. The park offers an incredible 450 different species of water, fish-eating, terrestrial and migratory birds including the pelican, fish eagle, secretary bird, heron, egret, hammerkop and grebe. Established as Kenya’s first rhino sanctuary, the park now hosts one of the largest black rhino concentrations in the country while substantial numbers of white rhino have also been introduced

Dinner and overnight stay will be at Lake Nakuru Guesthouse or similar

flamingosDay 3: Lake Nakuru National Park – Maasai Mara National Reserve

You will enjoy early morning game viewing to get a chance to spot the early predators. You will then return to your lodge for breakfast. After breakfast, you will enjoy more game viewing till lunch time. After having lunch at your lodge, you will depart Lake Nakuru for Maasai Mara arriving in the evening.

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 ad variety that it is difficult to imagine. The annual migration of the wildebeest and the zebras starts from the Serengeti as they search for water and pasture while at the same time being followed on their heels by the predators of the savannah; Lion, cheetah, wild dog, jackal, hyena, and vultures. It hosts over 450 species of animals which includes lions, rhinos, hippos, crocodiles, giraffe, wildebeests, zebras, buffalo, leopard, many kinds of antelopes and elephants.

Dinner and overnight stay will be Mara Sidai Camp or similar

Day 4: Maasai Mara National Reserve – Nairobi

Enjoy early morning game viewing around the Mara Reserve because this is one of the most beautiful experiences in the Mara, as the sun rises over the open grassland, signaling the start of a full day on the game-filled plains. You can photograph the stately black maned Lion, Cheetah, or Leopard, stalking defenseless herds of Wildebeest and other herbivores.

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.

After lunch, you will be check out of your camp and be driven back to Nairobi arriving in the evening when you will be transferred to Jomo Kenyatta International Airport for your International 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)

 Package Includes:

– All park entrance fees

– Full board accommodation and meals while on this safari

– Service of an English speaking driver/guide

– Transport based on a 4×4 safari land cruiserwith pop up roof for game viewing

– Driver allowances and park fees for vehicle and driver

– Game drives as per the Itinerary

– Government taxes

Package Excludes:

– Extras at the lodges and camps i.e. drinks, telephone, laundry etc.

– International flight fees

– Departure tax

– Tips to porters and drivers

 

 

 

3 Days Best of Mara Wilderness Private Safari

(Maasai Mara National Reserve)

Trip Highlights: This is an exciting 3 days Best of Mara Wilderness Private Safari into the best wildlife sanctuary in Kenya. This trip will start at your preferred location in Nairobi, taking you through the panoramic Rift Valley; the only earth feature observable from space, into Maasai Mara Game Reserve, scene of the greatest spectacle of the animal kingdom and the annual migration of thousands of wildebeest. 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 4×4 safari land cruiser vehicle and stay in lodge or safari tented camp on full board basis while on this.

Detailed Day by Day Itinerary:

Day 1: Nairobi – Masai Mara National Reserve

You will be met by our tour manager and Driver/guide at your preferred location in Nairobi, warmly greeted, brief you on your safari then thereafter transfer you to your vehicle for departure to Masai Mara National Reserve. You will drive through the scenic Great Rift Valley and stop shortly for photos if need be, and then proceed to Maasai Mara via Narok town arriving in time for check in and lunch at the lodge.  After lunch, you will proceed with afternoon game drives within the extensive park, which is home to the big five among other plains game.  In the evening you will be transferred back to the lodge for dinner and overnight.

Lunch, dinner and breakfast at Mara Sun Lodge or Mara Sarova Game Safari Camp or similar

DSC09135Day 2: Masai Mara National Reserve (Full day)

On this day, you may start by going for hot air balloon flight in the early morning as an optional adventure. Alternatively, you can start breakfast for a full day game viewing of the migration of wildebeest which is staged at this period of time. You will opt for a lunch break back at the lodge or have packed lunch carried for in the van.

Morning and afternoon game viewing inside the Park for full day in search for wild game black manned lion for which Mara is famous for, cheetah, buffalo, wildebeest, zebra, leopard, grants gazelle, even the rare rhino might come out of the thicket for you, hyenas are plentiful, Extend your drive to the hippo point where schools of hippo submerge on the approach of vehicles only to surface seconds later to shot and gamble their displeasure as the crocodiles sunbathe on the river banks mouths agape.

Between meals there is optional visit to the Maasai villages for an insight to their culture if clients so wish.  You will have first hand opportunity to experience and learn Maasai way of life.

Optional (Hot Air Balloon Flight)

In the early morning, you may opt to take an opportunity to fly over the Mara in a Hot air Balloon provided at extra cost. The balloon package includes a champagne breakfast in the wild! If you can spare the money, viewing abundant game afloat a balloon is an unforgettable experience.

All meals and overnight will be at Mara Sun Lodge or Mara Sarova Game Safari Camp or similar

Day 3: Masai Mara National Reserve – Nairobi

Early morning game viewing drive for a chance to see predators breaking the dawn with a kill, breakfast at your lodge, thereafter in mid-morning you will check out of the lodge, pack and drive to Nairobi arriving in good time in the evening for drop off at your preferred location in Nairobi.

End of Safari

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

Package Cost Includes:

  • Full board Accommodation as on the itinerary.
  • All park entrance fees to include government taxes and service of an English speaking professional driver/guide.
  • Game drives as detailed in the itinerary.
  • Exclusive transport in a private 4×4 land cruiser safari vehicle with a game viewing roof hatch for better game viewing drive.
  • Flying doctors evacuation insurance

Package Cost does not include:

  • Hot air Balloon flight in Maasai Mara – US$ 450 per person extra (Price is subject to confirmation at the time of booking) – Maasai village visits @25pp
  • All items of personal nature e.g. telephone call bills, fax / email bills etc.
  • Tips and gratuities to guest house, camps staff and driver/guide
  • Alcoholic and non-alcoholic drinks
  • Any international flight and departure taxes
  • Laundry services
  • Any other item not included in our itinerary

7 Days & 6 Nights Kenya Budget Wilderness Safari

(Lake Nakuru, Maasai Mara, and Amboseli National Park)

Trip Highlights: This is an exciting 7 days Kenya budget wilderness safari into some of the best wildlife sanctuaries in Kenya. This trip will start at Jomo Kenyatta International Airport upon your arrival, taking you through to Lake Nakuru National Park, and through the panoramic Rift Valley; the only earth feature observable from space, into Maasai Mara Game Reserve, scene of the greatest spectacle of the animal kingdom and the annual migration of thousands of wildebeest. After coming from the Maasai Mara, head to Amboseli National Park via Nairobi. 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 minivan safari and stay in guest house, lodge, and tented camps on full board while on this safari.

Detailed Itinerary:

Day 1: Arrival – Nairobi – Lake Nakuru National Park

Upon arrival at Jomo Kenyatta International Airport, suppose the arrival is in the morning – you will be welcomed by our driver/guide, who will brief you on your Safari and take you to your vehicle for departure to Lake Nakuru National Park for a memorable game viewing drive and bird watching experience. You will arrive in good time for lunch at your guest house. In the afternoon, you will have your first Game viewing drive in the Park before returning in the evening to the guest house for dinner and overnight stay.

Lake Nakuru is one of the Rift Valley soda lakes. It lies to the south of Nakuru, in central Kenya and is protected by a small Lake Nakuru National Park. The lake’s abundance of algae attracts a vast quantity of flamingos that famously lines the shore. Other birds also flourish in the area, as do warthogs, baboons and other large mammals. Black and White rhinos have also been introduced.

Dinner and overnight will be at Jumuia guest house or similar

DSC09303Day 2: Lake Nakuru National Park – Maasai Mara Game Reserve

After breakfast, check out of the guest house and depart for Maasai Mara Game Reserve via Narok arriving in time for check in and lunch at the Ol Moran.  After lunch, you will proceed with an afternoon Game drive till evening when you return to the Ol Moran tented for rest and dinner.

The Maasai Mara, now The New 7th wonder of the world and 4th 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 will be at Ol Moran tented camp or similar

Day 3 – 4:  Maasai Mara Game Reserve (2 Full day)

Spend two days within Maasai Mara viewing wildlife across this game studded reserve. You will also look out for the big five and other plains game. Enjoy picnic lunches to avoid disrupting game viewing. You will also have the option of taking a pre-breakfast balloon flight safari, at an extra cost, which will give you an unforgettable experience as you view animals very early in the morning from a birds’ eye view.

The wildebeests are the most dominant inhabitants of the Maasai Mara. Their numbers are estimated in 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.

Optional Hot Air Balloon Flight

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

Dinner and overnight will be at Ol Moran tented camp or similar

Day 5:  Maasai Mara Game Reserve – Nairobi – Amboseli National Park

After breakfast you will check out and head to Amboseli National Park via Nairobi where you will serve lunch. Arrive in good time for evening game viewing en route to your Kibo Safari camp for check in, rest and dinner.

Amboseli is famous for its huge elephant herds. Africa’s highest mountain, Mt. Kilimanjaro sits in the upper slopes of Amboseli National Park.  Mt Kilimanjaro’s snow white peaks lie 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, taking 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 will be at Kibo Safari Camp or similar

Day 6: Amboseli National Park

After early morning breakfast, spend the full day game viewing across the plains of Amboseli National Park, lunch will be served at the lodge.

Amboseli is renowned for its huge elephant herds. Africa’s highest Mountain – Mt Kilimanjaro sits on the upper slopes of Amboseli National park. Mt. Kilimanjaro’s snow white peak lies across the border in Tanzania. Seeing the Kilimanjaro hovering above the clouds in the early hours of the morning is quite an experience. For the enthusiastic photographer, animal pictures arising against the dramatic backdrop of the mountain is quite a thrill. Apart from the Elephants, Amboseli is a home to; buffalos, black rhinos, zebras, wildebeest and other plain animals.

Dinner and overnight at Kibo Safari Camp or similar

Day 7: Amboseli National Park – Nairobi – Departure

After breakfast, you will transfer back to Nairobi to board your schedule international 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:

-Accommodation and all meals in guest house, lodge and tented camps as stipulated in the itinerary
-Transport in a private/Group safari minivan with pop up roof for game viewing drive and photography
Local flight from Amboseli to Ukunda Airstrip in Diani
-Services of an English speaking tour driver/guide
-Game viewing drives and parks entrance fees as per itinerary
-All Government taxes and levies

Cost excludes:

-Hot air Balloon flight in Maasai Mara –  per person extra (Price is subject to confirmation at the time of booking)

-All items of personal nature e.g. telephone call bills, fax / email bills etc.
-Tips and gratuities to lodge, guest house, tented camps staff and driver/guide
-Alcoholic and non-alcoholic drinks
-Any international flight and departure taxes
-Laundry services
-Any other item not included in our itinerary