'Birdwatching Kenya Safari', 6 days Lake Nakuru, Baringo and Naivasha

Kenyan Traveltours

Safari specialist and tours for East Africa

 

‘Birdwatching Kenya’ Safari from € 1.300,- pp

6 days Lake Nakuru, Lake Baringo, Lake Naivasha

 

Expect up to 275 species of birds and numerous game for this trip

 

Day 1: Nairobi – Lake Nakuru

Pick up from your Nairobi hotel or airport early in the morning depart Nairobi and drive to the Great Rift Valley viewing scenery on-route to Nakuru (Stem hotel) stopping by Limuru ponds briefly for waders, terns, coots, ducks, teals and herons. Arriving in time for lunch with a short game drive and check-inn at Lake Nakuru. Afternoon game drive across the Pink Lake often referred so due to it’s great masses of Flamingos found in this park.

Dinner and overnight at your lodge or camp.

 

Day 2: Lake Nakuru

After breakfast, game drive in Lake Nakuru Park, lunch at Lake Nakuru Lodge (in the park). Brief bird watching in the compound after lunch and more game drive outwards. This will present Little Rock Thrush, Red-capped Lark, White-backed Vulture, Lappet-faced Vulture, Lesser and Greater Flamingo, Broad-billed Roller.

Dinner and overnight at your lodge or camp.

 

Day 3: Lake Nakuru – Lake Baringo

Early morning walk around the compound, for greenbuls, warblers, sunbirds, Bush and Tree Pipit and more. After breakfast pass by Marula Swamp, Chebonet Dam, Kerio view point for Common Moorhen, Lesser Jacana, ducks etc. and finally Kerio Valley for Boran Cisticola.

Dinner and overnight at your lodge or camp at Lake Baringo.

 

Day 4: Lake Baringo

Early morning 2-hours boat ride for shoreline birding and the islands for Senegal Thicknee plus Africa Fish Eagle feeding photography (if necessary), Saddle-billed Stork, Whistling Duck and more. After breakfast take a special walk for nocturnals. After lunch, rest or pool for 2 hours, afterwards an evening drive to West Bay for Black-headed Lapwing, Black-headed Gonolek, Lichtenstein Sandgrouse(rare) plus others. This can present up to 100 birds a day including nocturnal; owls, coursers, nightjars, Purple Gallinule, various ducks and the Saddle-billed Stork. Dinner and overnight at your lodge or camp.

Day 5: Lake Baringo – Naivasha

Early morning walk along the cliffs for raptors, hornbills and chats. After breakfast depart to Lake Naivasha, stopping on the way for other specialties. Upon arrival in Naivasha depart to Kinangop plains for the endangered Sharpe’s Longclaw and perhaps Malachite Sunbird. , Dinner and overnight at your lodge or camp in Naivasha.

 

Day 6: Naivasha - Nairobi

Early morning walk in Naivasha (the compound and the lake shore). After breakfast depart for your drive back to Nairobi. Drop at your hotel or transfer to the airport for onward flight home.

End of beautiful days ‘Birdwatching Kenya’ Safari.

 

 

Included in the price:

  • Transport
  • Services of our professional driver guide
  • Full board accomodation on safari
  • Park entrance fees
  • Pick up and drop off at your hotel
  • Mineral water

 

Not included:

  • Drinks
  • Flights

 

  • Children till 12 years get 50% adult rate
  • In case an accommodation is fully booked we'll suggest an alternative lodge