'Safari ‘Once in a lifetime’ from € 2.600,- pp
12 days Lake Nakuru, Maasai Mara, Serengeti, Ngorongoro Conservation, Amboseli, Saltlick, Tsavo East and Shimba Hills.
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. Arriving in time for lunch with a short game drive and check in at Lake Nakuru Lodge. Afternoon game drive across the Pink Lake often referred so due to it’s Great masses of Flamingos not forgetting the famous white Rhino and black Rhino found in this park. Dinner and overnight at Lake Nakuru Lodge.
Day 2: Lake Nakuru – Maasai Mara
Early morning breakfast . After breakfast leave Lake Nakuru for Maasai Mara arriving in time for lunch. Check-inn at your lodge or camp and have lunch. Afternoon game drive through the park in search of the Lion, Cheetah, Elephant, Buffalo and other members of the 'Big Five' plus other animals. Dinner and overnight at your lodge or camp.
Day 3: Maasai Mara
Take an early breakfast then go for game drive the whole day in Maasai Mara with a ‘Bush lunch’. Probably one of the most well knew parks, Maasai Mara, and boarder Tanzania’s Serengeti which is equally famous. Almost all the conveted game can be viewed here. Each year the annual migration of the nature’s most awe-inspiring sights when many of the million Wildebeest and Zebra in search of grazing and drinking water reach the Maasai Mara from Serengeti and remain there until they make their long and arduous trek ‘back home’. Dinner and overnight at the lodge or camp you have chosen.
Day 4: Maasai Mara Game Reserve - Isbania Bolder - Serengeti National Park
Early Morning breakfast and then start long game drives across the Mara with lunch boxes from Camp or lodge on the way to Serengeti National Park, having your lunch on the way, game drives on the way to the lodge; arriving at the Lodge for dinner. Overnight at Serengeti Sopa Lodge or Serengeti Serena Lodge (full board).
Day 5: Serengeti National Park
Spend the whole day in Serengeti with morning and afternoon game drives. Experience the undisturbed nature in this famous game park. Dinner and overnight at Serengeti Sopa Lodge or Serengeti Serena Lodge (full board).
Day 6: Serengeti National Park – Ngorongoro Conservation Area.
Depart after breakfast for Ngorongoro Conservation Area, arriving for early lunch at Serengeti Sopa Lodge. Descend to the floor of the crater for game viewing in this unique park. Spot: Rhinos, Lions, Elephants, Leopard, Cheetahs, Buffaloes and Hippos. Dinner and overnight at Ngorongoro Sopa Lodge or Ngorongoro Serena Lodge.
Day 7: Ngorongoro - Namanga Border- Amboseli National Park
Depart after breakfast for Amboseli National Park with lunch boxes from The Octagon Lodge, with clear view of Mount Meru and Mount Kilimanjaro. Drive across Namanga Border, arriving at Amboseli in the late afternoon for lunch at the camp as well as check-inn. Evening game viewing this Park is the home of Elephants, Wildebeest (Gnu), and Buffalos, Gazelles, Lions, Cheetahs, monkey families and rare bird species. In the early evening, the clouds clear, exposing the snow –capped dome of Mt. Kilimanjaro. Dinner and overnight at your lodge or camp.
Day 8: Amboseli National Park
Spend a whole day in Amboseli National Park, with morning and afternoon game drives. This park is termed as an Animal’s paradise. Dinner and overnight
Day 9: Amboseli National Park - Saltlick
Early morning game drive at 6.00 am, drive back to the lodge for full breakfast. Check-out the lodge, on-route game drive out of the park and we drive to Saltlick. Proceed to Taita Hills Lodge for a game drive until time for lunch at Taita Hills Lodge. After lunch relaxing or go in the lodge until 4:00 pm where you will proceed for evening game drive. At 6.00 pm you will then check-inn at Saltlick Lodge for dinner and overnight.
Day 10: Saltlick – Tsavo East
Wake up early, take tea or coffee and we start for our early morning game drive to searching for animals you didn't see the previous days. Back to the lodge for a full breakfast and drive to Tsavo East. We commence our days game viewing on entry, looking out for wild animals like Lion, Buffalo, Cheetah, Elephant, Waterbuck Antelope and a variety of animals, hundreds of species of birds and plenty of other plains game. We visiting viewpoint Mudanda Rock. After that we drive to your lodge to check-inn. In the afternoon, back to the park for game tracking. We drive near the waterholes where animals come to quench their thirst. We return to the lodge around 06:00 pm for relaxing, dinner and overnight.
Day 11: Tsavo East - Shimba Hills
Wake up early, take tea or coffee and we start for our early morning game drive, searching for animals you didn’t see the previous days. Back to the lodge for a full breakfast and then check-out Tsavo East to Shimba Hills. We commence our day on entry. Observe the flora and fauna of the tropical rainforest. Shimba Hills is a national reserve, best known for its endangered Sable Antelope. Game drive in the reserve with a visit to Sheldrick Falls (optional)
Sheldrick Falls: go down the hill, 35 minutes gentle walk takes you to the Sable Antelope (male is black, female is brown) colored breathtaking spectacular falls. Watch water splashing atop a cliff 30 meters high and the water forms a natural pool, this is a fitness exercise and its recommended for the physically fit people.
Drive through the park to Shimba Hills Lodge. A ‘tree’ lodge built on stilts, with walk ways above the ground, overlooking a waterhole and salt lick in a forest glade, Shimba Hills Lodge provides a perfect sport to watch the creatures of the wild. Check-inn, lunch, relaxing and overnight.
Day 12: Shimba Hills
Wake up early, take tea or coffee and we start for our early morning game drive, observe the flora and fauna of the tropical rainforest. Back to the lodge for a full breakfast and then check-out. Drive on-route back to your hotel or airport. End of these beautiful safari ‘Once in a lifetime’.
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