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7DAYS/6NIGHTS SAMBURU-MT.KENYA-BOGORIA-MAASAI MARA SAFARI

Day 1: Nairobi – Samburu Game Reserve
After breakfast depart Nairobi at 0700hrs and drive to Samburu National Reserve arriving in time for lunch at the Lodge.

Samburu National Reserve known as the home to the ‘special five’ is located 325 kms north of Nairobi in the hot and arid northern region of Kenya. Samburu is also home to the third of Kenya’s giraffe species – the rare Reticulated Giraffe (only found in the Northern parks). This is also where you see the blue-legged Somali Ostrich, the long-necked Gerenuk gazelle and the straight-horned Beisa Oryx antelope.

Dinner and overnight at Samburu Simba Lodge

Day 2: Samburu Game Reserve
Full day with morning and afternoon game drive. Optional visit to Samburu villages at an extra cost.

Dinner and overnight stay at Samburu Simba Lodge

Day 3: Samburu – Mount Kenya National Park
Depart from Samburu after lunch and drive to Mt Kenya arriving in time for lunch at Mount Kenya Safari Club. In the afternoon, have a game drive at the park.

Dinner and overnight stay at Mount Kenya Safari Club

 Day 4: Mount Kenya –Lake Nakuru National Park

After breakfast depart for Lake Nakuru National Park, via the view-point of the Great Rift Valley arriving in time for lunch. Proceed for an afternoon game drive and get to see the famous Lake known for its prolific birdlife including flamingoes. The park contains a sanctuary for the conservation of the white and black Rhino.

Dinner and overnight at Flamingo Tented Camp.

DAY 5: Nakuru-Maasai Mara National Reserve

Early breakfast at the lodge then depart for Maasai Mara arriving in the late afternoon.
Game drive enroute to the lodge.

The Maasai Mara National Reserve is Kenya’s finest wildlife reserve. Everything about this reserve is outstanding. The wildlife is abundant and the gentle rolling grasslands ensure that animals are never out of sight. Birds, too, are prolific. Including migrants, well over 450 species have been recorded, among them, 57 species of birds of prey. The climate is gentle, rarely too hot and well-spread rainfall year round. Rain, when it falls almost always chooses the late afternoon or night. Between July and October, when the great wildebeest migration is in the Maasai Mara National Reserve, the sensation is unparalleled.

Dinner and overnight at either Mara Sopa Lodge.

Day 6: Maasai Mara Game Reserve

0630 hrs -Early morning game drive in the Mara. Later, return to the camp for late breakfast. Rest of the morning at leisure. (On this day, you also have an optional balloon ride- at an extra cost with pick up from the lodge at 0500hrs) After lunch at the lodge, proceed for an afternoon game drive till dusk.

Dinner and overnight at either Mara Sopa Lodge.

Day 7: Maasai Mara- Nairobi

Breakfast at the camp and return to Nairobi arriving at around late afternoon with drop off at your hotel or at the airport.

Total price per person in USD$ is 2289

Cost Includes:
– Park entrance fees
– Full board accommodation on safari
– Service of an English speaking driver guide
– Transport based on a Safari vehicle with pop up roof for game viewing
– Driver allowances and park fees for vehicle and driver
– Game drives as per the Itinerary
– One bottle of mineral water per person per day
– Government taxes

Excludes:
– Extras at the lodges i.e. drinks, telephone, laundry etc.
– International & Domestic flights
– Tips to porters and drivers
– Balloon Safari which can be arranged at a cost of US$ 410 per person subject to confirmation at the time of booking. (Price variation on the balloon safari depends on your lodge choice and the balloon carrier that operates in the lodge location)

 

Note: prices depend on level of accommodation and the package can be tailored to match your requirements.