13 DAYS KENYA WILDLIFE AND BEACH SAFARI

13 DAYS KENYA WILDLIFE AND BEACH SAFARI TRIP SUMMARY

We set off on a 13 days Kenya wildlife and beach safari that will see you experiencing the best that Kenya has to offer in terms of wildlife and beach experiences. Our safari starts at Lake Nakuru national park. Also known as the land of endangered black and white rhinos. The Park has Kenya’s largest population of rhinos. Lake Nakuru National Park is ideal for bird watching, hiking, picnic and game drives. Visitors can therefore enjoy the wide ecological diversity and varied habitats that range from Lake Nakuru itself. 

We later head to Masai Mara National Reserve. The Masai Mara National reserve goes beyond description since it is not just a tourist attraction but the reason to be in Kenya. The big game in Masai Mara National Reserve is indeed unforgettable. It is located in the great Rift Valley in southern Kenya. Masai Mara National Reserveis one of the finest wildlife destinations in Africa. With an excellent chance of seeing the big five. The Masai Mara National reserve is regarded as the jewel of Kenya’s wildlife viewing areas.

Visit Lake Naivasha, a world class birding destination. The region surrounding the Lake Naivasha is also well worth exploring. You will see Hippos, grazing impala, zebra, and giraffe as you explore the lake and nearby Crescent Island Sanctuary. Lake Naivasha crescent Island sanctuary visit allows you to view zebras, water bucks and various antelope species up close.

Head to Amboseli National Park. Crowned by Mount Kilimanjaro, Africa’s highest mountain, the Amboseli National Park is one of Kenya’s most popular parks. In fact, it  is also one of the best places in Africa to view large herds of elephants up close. Finally visit Tsavo West National Park and Tsavo east National Park before heading to Watamu beach for you beach experiences.

13 DAYS KENYA WILDLIFE AND BEACH SAFARI ITINERARY

DAY ONE: NAIROBI TO LAKE NAKURU NATIONAL PARK

You shall be picked up from your hotel residence or the International Airport before being driven to the Lake Nakuru National Park. Along the way you shall have a crisp view of the rift valley formed as result of land faulting.  Upon arrival you shall check into the hotel located inside the park and have lunch. After lunch and a period of relaxation you will then have your afternoon game drive in Lake Nakuru National Park which is also known as a bird watchers paradise. It is quite common to find a flamboyance of flamingos feeding from the lake and hence giving the Lake a distinct pink hue in the parts covered by them. It is also home to the endangered black rhino, big cats and other wild life.

Dinner and Overnight at Lake Nakuru Sopa Lodge

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Meal Plan (Lunch and Dinner)

 

DAY TWO: LAKE NAKURU NATIONAL PARK TO MASAI MARA

Rise up early and have your breakfast before heading to the Maasai Mara also known as the world cup of wildlife in Africa. This area of preserved savannah wilderness covers an area of 1510km2 and is part of the vast Serengeti plains. It is widely known for its picturesque wildebeest migration. It is home to the big five that is the lion, the buffalo, the rhino, the elephant and the leopard among other magnificent animals such as the giraffes, black backed jackal, bat eared fox, Thomson gazelle, topi and hartebeest.

It also harbors over 500 different species of birds such as ostrich, bustard, white backed vulture, secretary bird and marabou stork. Upon your arrival you will proceed to your lodge for your lunch before you head out for an afternoon game drive through the astounding reserve. All your flora and fauna related questions will be aptly answered by your driver guide as you make your rounds.

Dinner and Overnight at Masai Mara Sopa Lodge

    Masai Mara Sopa Lodge - Kichaka Tours and Travel Kenya    Masai Mara Sopa Lodge - Kichaka Tours and Travel Kenya

Meal Plan: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

 

DAY THREE: FULL DAY MASAI MARA GAME DRIVES

Have breakfast and then proceed for a full day tour game viewing in Kenya’s finest wildlife reserve, the Masai Mara National Reserve. The morning and afternoon game drives take you in search of Africa’s Big Five and the plethora of other wildlife inhabiting this vast Kenyan game reserve. On clear days, the Mara offers fantastic orange tinged sunset’s well-worth capturing on camera. Wherever you go you will see a frequent amount of wildlife. It is also common to see lions either basking after a heavy meal, or surveying the plains for their next meal. Leopards are harder to spot, but reasonably common. After your afternoon game drive you retire to your lodge where you shall have your dinner before heading to bed and falling asleep to the sounds of the jungle.

Dinner and Overnight at Masai Mara Sopa Lodge

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Meal Plan: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

 

DAY FOUR: MASAI MARA TO LAKE NAIVASHA

After an exhilarating two nights within this astounding reserve you shall depart to your next destination known as Lake Naivasha. Lake Naivasha is a beautiful freshwater lake fringed by thick papyrus and its surroundings are rich in natural bounty abound in bird life such as fish eagles, ospreys, lily trotters, a variety of herons and over 200 more species. You will enjoy a boat ride on the glittering lake Naivasha and view the herds of hippos and various water birds found within the lake. You shall arrive at your lodge in time for lunch before heading out for your boat ride.

Dinner and Overnight at Lake Naivasha Sopa Resort  

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Meal Plan: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

 

DAY FIVE: LAKE NAIVASHA TO AMBOSELI NATIONAL PARK

You shall rise early, have your breakfast then begin your journey to the Amboseli National Park. Arrival will be in time for lunch before embarking on your afternoon game drive. You shall embark on a search for the free range tusked elephants, wildebeest, lions, cheetahs, hyenas, Maasai giraffe among other animals. Here you will also get to enjoy the breath-taking photogenic view of Mount Kilimanjaro depending on the weathers cooperation. After this you will head back to your lodge for the night.

Dinner and Overnight at Amboseli Sopa Lodge

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Meal Plan: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

 

DAY SIX: FULL DAY AMBOSELI GAME DRIVES

For the purposes of getting amazing views of the Mount Kilimanjaro before clouds build up over the summit, you will be required to rise early. Before setting off for another stimulating game drive. Amboseli is an excellent place to view a multitude of wildlife, including everything from Wildebeest to Giraffes to Baboons. On this day you will have both morning and evening game drives as per your preferences.

Dinner and Overnight at Amboseli Sopa Lodge 

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Meal Plan: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

 

DAY SEVEN: AMBOSELI TO TSAVO WEST NATIONAL PARK

Have your breakfast then depart driving leisurely to Tsavo West National Park. The Park is a vast expansion of African savannah with a more diverse array of habitats which include open plains, semi desert scrub, woodland, Chyulu Hills and rock outcrops. It is famous for the Red Elephants, Oryx, and Gerenuk among other mammal’s species and bird life. Some more unforgettable features found within this park include features  Mzima Springs which sprouts fresh water from a dry and parched piece of rock, the Shetani Lava Flow and also Ash cones. The Movie Ghost and the Darkness was shot from here. You will enjoy a well deserved lunch break at Serena Kilaguni Safari Lodge. After lunch the fun continues with some more game watching. You shall exit the park in the evening and head over to Tsavo East where you shall check into the Voi Wildlife Lodge for the night.

Dinner and Overnight at Voi Wildlife Lodge 

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Meal Plan: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

 

DAY EIGHT: TSAVO EAST NATIONAL PARK GAME DRIVES

Rise and have your morning meal before heading out for a full experience of Tsavo East National Park. It offers some of the most to die for game viewing experiences.This park  is renowned for its large numbers of elephants , the famous man eating lions and other physical attractions like Tsavo River, Yatta Plateau which is 300 km2, Mdanda Rock, Lugard Falls, Voi seasonal River and Aruba Dam. You have also a chance to see animals like red elephants, rhinos, leopards, cheetah, and giraffes among other fauna.

Dinner and Overnight at Voi Wildlife Lodge

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Meal Plan: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

 

DAY NINE TO TWELVE: TSAVO EAST TO WATAMU

You shall rise early and head out to Watamu where you will be able to spend the remaining days at leisure. There are lots of beach activities to choose from such as snorkelling, beach volleyball, deep sea diving. All these can be undertaken at the clients own expense.

Dinner and Overnight at Turtle Bay Beach Resort

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Meal Plan: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

 

DAY THIRTEEN: WATAMU TO NAIROBI/DEPARTURE

After breakfast you will transferred to the airport to await your flight back into Nairobi. Upon arrival you will have a chance to do a bit of shopping before being driven to the airport for your international flight home-bound.

 

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TOTAL COST OF THE TOUR

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PACKAGE INCLUDES;

  • Full board accommodation on the entire safari
  • Meals as stipulated within the itinerary
  • All park entry fees.
  • Boat rides
  • Game drives
  • Vehicle park entry fees
  • Transport based on a luxury vehicle
  • Service of an English-speaking tour guide
  • Bottle of water during safari
  • Government Taxes
  • Airport Transfer
  • One way flight into Nairobi from Malindi.
  • Emergency air evacuation cover

PACKAGE EXCLUDES; 

  • Tips and gratitude
  • Laundry
  • Personal effects
  • International airfares
  • Visas
  • Extra deviations from itinerary
  • Soft drinks and local beers
  • Balloon Safari
  • Cultural Maasai Village Visit

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