6 DAYS KENYA SAFARI 

Kenya wildlife

 

The 6 days Kenya safari will take you to Kenya’s premier game parks. On the first day of the safari you will visit  Amboseli National Park which offers you an awe inspiring view of the tallest mountain in Africa. It is also the best place in Kenya to view large herds of elephants up close. Nature lovers can explore five different habitats here ranging from the dried-up bed of Lake Amboseli, wetlands with sulphur springs, the savannah and woodlands. You will also have an optional visit to the local Masai community who live around the park and experience their authentic culture.

From Amboseli National Park, you will have a brief overnight stop at the Lake Naivasha as you head to the Masai Mara. Lake Naivasha is a world class birding destination. It is a fresh water lake with sandy banks and fringed with papyrus. The lake is also surrounded by forests of the yellow barked Acacia Xanthophlea, also known as the yellow fever tree. These forests are abundant with bird life. The waters of the lake attracts a wide range of game to the shores. Giraffes and waterbucks wander among the acacia. Buffalos are common. Colobus monkeys are seen on the treetops while the lake’s large hippo population can be easily seen. 

 After Lake Naivasha, the 6 Days Kenya Safari will take you to to the Masai Mara National Reserve , one of the finest wildlife destinations in the Africa. Nowhere in Africa is wildlife more abundant like in the Masai Mara national reserve. It is one of the best destinations in the world for wildlife viewing in their natural environment. There are over 95 species of mammals, amphibians and reptiles and more than 400 birds species recorded on the reserve. The reserve is famous for the wildebeest migration that occurs annually when more than two million animals arrive in Masai Mara from Serengeti in July and go back in October. All members of the big five are found here. 

The last park to visit on the 6 Days Kenya Safari is Lake Nakuru National Park. This park has over 400 bird species making it a bird watchers paradise. In addition it is home to over 50 mammal species. As for plant species, it has over 500. The park is famous for the flocks of the greater and lesser Flamingo that gather around the lake numbering over 2 million, which turns the lake pink. When it comes mammals most of the big game reside here apart from the elephant. It offers sanctuary to the endangered rhino and it has the largest population in Kenya. Another animal that in endangered and finds residence in Lake Nakuru national park is the Rothschild giraffe. Other animals found in the park include African Buffalos,  Zebras, Impalas, Olive Baboons, Vervet Monkeys, Waterbucks,  Hyenas, Jackals and hippopotamus.

6 DAYS KENYA SAFARI  ITINERARY

DAY ONE: NAIROBI TO AMBOSELI NATIONAL PARK

You will be picked by the driver guide in the morning and be driven Amboseli National Park. You will arrive in time for Lunch. After lunch and brief rest, you will proceed on an afternoon game drive viewing the various attractions in the park.

Back to the lodge in the evening

Overnight at Kibo safari camp

Meal plan: (Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner)

 

Elephants Amboseli

DAY TWO: AMBOSELI TO LAKE NAIVASHA

Depart Amboseli after an early breakfast and drive to Lake Naivasha where you will arrive in time for lunch. On the way, you will have a brief stop at the Great Rift Valley view point. After lunch and brief rest, you will be taken to hells gate where you will have guided nature walk among wild life. You will also have option of boat rides in the lake at an extra cost. Back to the lodge in the evening.

Overnight at Lake Naivasha Sopa Lodge

Meal plan ( Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner)

Hippo lake Naivasha

 DAY THREE: NAIVASHA TO MASAI MARA

You will leave Lake Naivasha in the morning after early breakfast and drive to Masai Mara National Park. The reserve is one ofthe most scenic and amazing tourist destination in Kenya, the Masai Mara with an awe inspiring view of the Great Rift Valley on your way. The trip to Masai Mara takes 5-6 hours. You will arrive in time for lunch. After lunch and a brief rest, you will embark on your afternoon game drive  feasting your eyes on the marvels that the Masai Mara has to offer. In the evening you will retire to your lodge, have dinner and fall asleep to the sounds of the African bush.

Dinner and Overnight at the Masai Mara Sopa Lodge

Meal plan (Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner)

chettah

DAY FOUR: FULL DAY MASAI MARA GAME DRIVES

After breakfast you leave the lodge carrying packed lunches and embark on a full day of game viewing. The game drives takes you in search of Africa’s big five and the plethora of wildlife inhabiting this vast territory. Wherever you go within the Mara, you will see a frequent amount of both birdlife and wildlife, which includes giraffe, baboons, warthogs, bat-eared foxes, grey jackals, spotted hyena, topis, impalas, hartebeests and wildebeest. It is also common to see lions either basking after a heavy meal or surveying the plains for their next one. You will also have an option visiting a masai village which can be arranged by the driver guide.

You will be back to the lodge in the evening.

Accommodation at Masai Mara Sopa Lodge

Meal plan (Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner)

Lion on a hunt

DAY FIVE: MASAI MARA TO NAKURU

Depart Masai Mara after breakfast and head to Lake Nakuru national park. On arrival at lake Nakuru national park, you will enter and have en route game drive as you head to you lodge located deep inside the park. Arrive in time for lunch at the lodge. After a short period of relaxation you continue with game drives in Lake Nakuru National Park popularly known as a bird watchers paradise. Millions of flamingoes are found on the lake giving it a pink hue. It is likewise home to the endangered black rhino, big cats and other wildlife. Two days will be spent in this wonderful park.

Dinner and Overnight at Lake Nakuru Sopa Lodge     

Meal Plan( Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner)

Flamingo lake Nakuru

DAY SIX: LAKE NAKURU NATIONAL PARK TO NAIROBI

Depart the lodge after breakfast and be driven to Nairobi. On arrival, you will be hosted for lunch at the famous carnivore restaurant before being dropped at your hotel or the airport

                     

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Park rules/code of conduct

  • Respect the privacy of the wildlife, this is their habitat.
  • Beware of the animals, they are wild and can be unpredictable.
  • Don’t crowd the animals or make sudden noises or movements.
  • Don’t feed the animals, it upsets their diet and leads to human dependence.
  • Keep quiet, noise disturbs the wildlife and may antagonize your fellow visitors.
  • Stay in your vehicle at all times, except at designated picnic or walking areas.
  • Keep below the maximum speed limit (40 kph/25 mph).
  • Never drive off-road, this severely damages the habitat.
  • When viewing wildlife keep to a minimum distance of 20 meters and pull to the side of the road so as to allow others to pass.
  • Leave no litter and never leave fires unattended or discard burning objects.
  • Respect the cultural heritage of Kenya, never take pictures of the local people or their habitat without asking their permission, respect the cultural traditions of Kenya and always dress with decorum.
  • Stay over or leave before dusk, visitors must vacate the Park between 6.00 p.m. – 6.00 a.m. unless they are camping overnight. Night game driving is not allowed.

For an inquiry, you can email us, Phone/whatsup or complete the online inquiry form. The advice, quotes and proposals are offered free of charge. There is no pressure to book but it is the hope of Kichaka Tours and Travel that you will be impressed by the service and book in the end. The safari can be customized further to meet your requirement.

6 DAYS KENYA SAFARI  ITINERARY

DAY ONE: NAIROBI TO AMBOSELI NATIONAL PARK

You will be picked by the driver guide in the morning and be driven Amboseli National Park. You will arrive in time for Lunch. After lunch and brief rest, you will proceed with an afternoon game drive viewing the various attractions in the park.

Back to the lodge in the evening

Overnight at Kibo safari camp

Meal plan: (Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner)

Kibo safari camp

Kibo safari camp 

Elephant Amboseli

DAY TWO: AMBOSELI TO LAKE NAIVASHA

Depart Amboseli after an early breakfast and drive towards Lake Naivasha where you will arrive in time for lunch. On the way, you will have a brief stop at the great rift Valley view point. You will arrive in time for lunch. After lunch and brief rest, you will be taken to hells gate where you will have guided nature among wild life. Back to the lodge in the evening.

Overnight at Lake Naivasha Sopa Lodge

Meal plan ( Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner)

Lake Naivasha sopa lodge

Lake Naivasha Sopa

Hippo lake Naivasha

 DAY THREE: NAIVASHA TO MASAI MARA

You will leave Lake Naivasha in the morning after early breakfast and drive to Masai Mara National Park. You will arrive in time for lunch. After lunch and brief rest, you will have an late afternoon game drive.

Back to the lodge in the evening

Dinner and Overnight at the Masai Mara Sopa Lodge

Meal plan (Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner)

Masai Mara Sopa lodge

Masai mara sopa lodge

Lion with a kill

DAY FOUR: FULL DAY MASAI MARA GAME DRIVES

After breakfast you leave the lodge carrying packed lunches and embark on a full day game viewing in Africa’s finest park. You will be driven to various places in the expansive Masai Mara national reserve. In the late afternoon, you will have an option of visiting a Masai cultural village as you head back to the lodge.

You will be back to the lodge in the evening.

Dinner and Overnight at Masai Mara Sopa Lodge

Meal plan (Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner)

Masai mara sopa lodge

Masai mara sopa lodge

wildebeest Masai mara

DAY FIVE: MASAI MARA TO NAKURU

After an early morning breakfast, drive to Lake Nakuru National Park. You will enter the park and have an en  route game drive as you head to the lodge arriving in time for lunch. After lunch and brief rest embark on an afternoon game drive.

Return to the lodge in the evening. 

Dinner and Overnight at Lake Nakuru Sopa Lodge     

Meal Plan( Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner)

Lake Nakuru Sopa lodge

Lake Nakuru Sopa Lodge

Flamingo Lake Nakuru

DAY SIX: LAKE NAKURU NATIONAL PARK TO NAIROBI

Depart the lodge after breakfast and be driven to Nairobi. On arrival, you will be hosted for lunch at the famous carnivore restaurant before being dropped at your hotel or the airport

                     

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PACKAGE  INCLUDES;

  • Full board accommodation on the entire safari
  • Meals as stipulated within the itinerary
  • All park entry fees.
  • Scheduled game drive
  • Vehicle park entry fees
  • Transport based on a safari vehicle with pop up roof
  • Service of an English-speaking tour guide
  • drinking water during safari
  • Government Taxes
  • 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 Masai Village Visit

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