7 DAYS CLASSIC SAFARI

7 Days Trip

Included

  • Meet and greet services
  • Transport using Safari van with pop-up roof for easy game viewing and photography
  • Services of professional English speaking driver guides throughout the safari
  • Game viewing drives as indicated in the itinerary
  • Park and reserve entrance fees
  • Full board accommodation throughout the safari.
  • Bottled water in our vehicle while on safari
  • Government taxes, VAT and levies.
  • All meals as indicated in the program

Excluded

  • Any international airfare inclusive of their taxes
  • Visa entry fee payable in US dollar currency only and bills printed before the year 2000 are not accepted!!
  • Meals & drinks of choice not indicated in the itinerary unless indicated above
  • Items of a personal nature such as laundry, telecommunication
  • Travel and medical insurance cover – Highly recommended
  • Tips and gratuities to Driver guide, hotels, camp and lodge staffs
  • Any deviation from the above program
  • Any other item(s) not specifically mentioned under inclusions above

 

Optional activities and applicable rates

  • Hot air balloon ride
  • Maasai village visit

Pickup at your hotel and depart Nairobi for Amboseli. You will start to taste the real Africa on the rustic road to Amboseli National Park.  This park, located on the Tanzanian border, is considered the best place to see free-ranging elephants in all of Africa.  You will also see plenty of giraffes, lions, and cheetahs in a variety of habitats including marshes, plains, woodlands and
more.  Mount Kilimanjaro, the world’s highest free-standing mountain, watches over this national treasure.  Arrive in time for lunch and proceed for an afternoon drive which will show all these wonders to you and more. Dinner and overnight at Amboseli AA Lodge.

Accommodation: Amboseli AA Lodge
Meal Plan: Lunch & Dinner
Activity: Afternoon game-drive.

We will start the day before sunrise to enjoy the magnificent view of Mount Kilimanjaro and set off for another extensive game drive before the clouds build up over the summit. Mt. Kilimanjaro is the highest mountain in Africa and is snow-capped at the peaks. The majesty of this tropical mountain makes Amboseli an ideal photographer’s haven by offering a spectacular background for wildlife and scenic photography. Herds of elephants inhabit this swampy park together with lions, cheetah, buffalo, warthog, rhino and different species of antelopes. The park is also a home of interesting bird species. Meals and overnight at Amboseli AA Lodge.

Accommodation: Amboseli AA Lodge
Meal Plan: Full Board – Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Activity: Morning and Afternoon Game-drive

You will enjoy one last delicious breakfast at the Amboseli AA Lodge before heading off to Lake Nakuru National Park. Arrival will be in time for lunch at your lodge, located inside the Lake Nakuru National Park. In the afternoon you will embark on a game drive where you will have the opportunity to spot, rhino and the famous pink flamingos as well as a variety of other wildlife. Lake Nakuru’s claim to fame is anchored on its flamingo’s and the over 400 species of birds found here. The lake itself is a soda lake on the floor of the rift valley. The Lake has also earned a reputation as an important haven for endangered species- particularly the Rothschild Giraffe and the black and white rhino. Lions, water buck, buffalo and baboons are all residents here. Dinner and overnight at Lake Nakuru Lodge.

Accommodation: Lake Nakuru Lodge
Meal Plan: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner
Activity: Afternoon game drive

Enjoy your breakfast before heading off to Maasai Mara National reserve. Here are the grasslands, wildlife and adventure that Westerners have come to associate with a safari.  During the afternoon’s game drive you will see jackals, lions, wildebeests, zebras and many other species. Dinner and overnight at a Lodge.

Accommodation: Mara Lodge
Meal Plan: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner
Activity: Afternoon game drives.

Once again you will be able to experience game-drives in the morning and in the afternoon. Both drives will give you great wildlife viewing opportunities. You will see large herds of local grazing animals going by, and also have a good chance of seeing some of the big cats. July and October, these are the months when you can witness the Great Migration, when huge herds of
Thomson’s gazelles, wildebeests and zebras travel in mass from the Serengeti.  It is an unforgettable experience that is not to be missed. you will also have a chance to visit local tribal village (optional) at an extra cost and learn about the Maasai way of life and how they have managed to retain their semi-nomadic customs even in today’s modern world. Dinner and overnight at a Lodge.

Accommodation: Mara Lodge

Meal Plan: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner
Activity: Morning and Afternoon game drive

You will have the opportunity to spend another day in the reserve; it is in the Mara that one of the natural world's most spectacular events takes place – the annual migration of millions of wildebeest and zebra from the Serengeti in Tanzania, in search of water and pasture. Following on their heels are a range of predators including lion, cheetah, wild dog, jackal, hyena and vultures. All meals and overnight stay at a Lodge.

Accommodation: Lodge
Meal Plan: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner
Activity: Morning and afternoon game drive

After breakfast drive back to Nairobi and drop-off at the airport where the safari ends.

Meal Plan: Breakfast, Lunch