8 days in Kenya tour destinations on tailor-made safaris
The 8 day Kenya wildlife tour & safari package will take you to the major wildlife safari destinations of the country, one of the main and traditional tourist destinations in East Africa.
What to see in Amboseli National park– you will see huge herds of elephants for 2 days. Depending on the clarity of the sky, while still at Amboseli you will behold the top of Africa’s highest mountain – The Kilimanjaro.
We then drive northwards to Aberdares forests, to Lake Nakuru and finally to the Maasai Mara Game Reserve.
Day 1: Arrival Nairobi
On arrival at Jomo Kenyatta Airport, you are met by our escort and transferred to the respective Nairobi hotel. Use of room is not guaranteed before noon. Overnight at The Hilton Hotel -BB
Day 2: Drive from Nairobi to Amboseli
In the morning we set off to Amboseli National Park on the border with Tanzania begins your exploration of Kenya. Mount Kilimanjaro provides a dramatic backdrop to Amboseli as it rises almost 20,000 feet above the plain and the concentration of wildlife drawn to the park in the dry season. Amboseli boasts a variety of ecosystems - marshland, scrubby plain, acacia woodlands - supporting a diverse range of wildlife. Following lunch, you'll spend the afternoon viewing some of this diversity, notably the park's elephants, which are numerous, and giraffes, and predators including lions and cheetahs Amboseli Sopa Lodge. B,L,D
Day 3: Day in Amboseli
Day Three features morning and afternoon game drives over the park's dusty roads (some of these are impassable during the rainy season due to the ashy soil), and you're likely to spot wildebeest and zebra attracted to the marshes and swamps fed by the melting snows of Kilimanjaro. You may also spot white rhinos on the fringes of the marshes as well as a great variety of birdlife (some 425 species of bird populate the park). With Kilimanjaro providing a dramatic backdrop, your photographs will be stunning. East Africa game avoids the mid-day heat by dozing in the shade. You can avoid the mid-day heat in the lodge's pool, at the bar, or like the beasts of the savannah, with a nap in the shade. Amboseli Sopa Lodge. B,L,D
Day 4: Drive from Amboseli to Nairobi to Aberdares
After breakfast, drive back to Nairobi to arrive in time for lunch. Lunch at a Nairobi restaurant. After lunch, proceed to Nyeri -to Outspan Hotel. Late afternoon transfer, in lodge shuttle vehicles, into the Aberdare National Park -to the Treetops for a night of game viewing, from the Lodge Flood lit Game viewing from the hotel Lobby. Dinner & overnight at The Treetops./ ARK B,L,D
Day 5: Drive from Aberdares to Lake Nakuru or Lake Naivasha
Board the return shuttle transfer to Outspan Hotel for breakfast. After breakfast depart for the Rift Valley arriving for lunch at a Lodge in Lake Naivasha. Afternoon, take a boat ride and visit Crescent Island for Game viewing. Dinner and overnight at Naivasha Sopa Lodge (L, D, B)
Day 6: Drive from Lake Nakuru or Lake Naivasha to Maasai Mara
After breakfast depart for Kenya’s famous game reserve. You start the day venturing through the Great Rift Valley traveling to the northern extension of the Serengeti Plains and one of the richest wildlife Game Reserves, the Masai Mara. The Mara is home to the awesome black-manned lion, the elusive leopard, stately giraffes, vast herds of elephants, rhino, thundering herds of zebra, migrating wildebeest and numerous other plains game. You arrive at the camp for a late lunch. After lunch depart for an afternoon game-viewing drive. Enjoy dinner and overnight at the camp/lodge. Mara Simba Lodge/Sarova Mara Game Lodge/Siana Springs/ Ilkeliani Camp. B,L,D
Day 7: Day in Maasai Mara
Enjoy an early morning breakfast and a full morning’s game viewing drive to return for lunch. Experience the friendly atmosphere where the Masai community lives in harmony with wild game. After lunch visit a traditional Masai Manyatta (off the beaten track) and experience the culture of this world famous community. The Masai still live as they did for centuries – Interact with these nomadic people and experience their way of life as you learn about their customs and traditions. Continue with the afternoon game viewing as you return to the lodge for dinner and overnight. Mara Simba Lodge/Keekorok Lodge /Sarova Mara Game Lodge/Siana Springs/ Ilkeliani Camp. B,L,D
Day 8: Drive from Maasai Mara to Nairobi
After breakfast at the Lodge/Camp, embark on your return journey to Nairobi. On arrival in the early afternoon, you will be dropped off at the Carnivore Restaurant for a farewell dinner. Transfer to the Airport for homebound flight. B,L,D. End of service