Day 1: Nairobi/Masai Mara
Depart Nairobi in the morning for a scenic journey south through the floor of the Great Rift Valley to the Masai Mara, to arrive in time for lunch, followed later by an afternoon game drive in the park. Dinner and overnight at Sarova Mara Game Camp or similar.
Day 2 & 3 : Masai Mara
You spend the days in search of the Big5 among other game! This is the most popular reserve in Kenya and it is famed for its astounding concentration of game. From the base camp, we explore the Mara region, packed with the elephant, zebra, rhino and all kinds of game throughout the year with the spectacular wildebeest migration from Serengeti occurring mainly in July and August. Being at Masai Mara is as if you found yourself in “the New York of the natural world” according to some authorities. Dinner and overnight at the Game Camp.
Day 4: Masai Mara /Lake Nakuru
After breakfast, you depart for Lake Nakuru National park arriving in time for lunch and spend the afternoon game viewing in the park, where you will have a chance to visit a unique sanctuary catering for a sizeable number of the endangered rhinoceros and the Rothschild giraffe. Waterbucks as well as the predators such as the lion and leopard are common at the park. Also to be seen is a myriad different variety of birdlife in and around the lake. Flamingoes are also plenty at the lake. Meals and overnight at Lake Nakuru Lodge.
Day 5: Nakuru/Amboseli
Early morning game drive to further explore the park and after breakfast, you depart for Amboseli National reserve at the foot of snowcapped Mt. Kilimanjaro, Africa’s highest peak, with packed lunches to arrive late in the afternoon. Dinner and overnight at Amboseli Serena Lodge.
Day 6: Amboseli National Park
You spend the day game viewing in the park with extensive morning and afternoon game drives. Meals and overnight at the lodge. Amboseli National park is one of the most popular wildlife sanctuaries in Kenya, situated close to Kenya- Tanzania border. The Park lies at the foot of Mt. Kilimanjaro, the highest mountain in Africa (5,896m) whose snow-capped summit presents a splendid view on clear days. Amboseli National Park is often referred to as The home of Elephants’; some of the largest Elephant herds are found here.
Day 7: Amboseli/Tsavo West
After breakfast, you leave for Tsavo West National Park. Visit the Mzima Springs, which are favorite haunts of both the hippo and crocodile that can be seen from an underwater observation chamber if time permits, prior to check-in and lunch at the lodge. Followed by late afternoon game drive to explore the park.Dinner and overnight at Kilaguni Serena Lodge.
Day 8: Tsavo West/Tsavo East
You drive to Tsavo East after breakfast, viewing game as you leave the park. Tsavo East National park was famed for its large herds of elephant covered in red dust and fine scenery. We visit the scenic Lugards Falls, Mudanda Rocks (attracts elephants in the drier season) and Aruba Dam. Lunch at the lodge/campsite. After some rest, you embark on an evening game drive. Dinner and overnight at Ashnil Aruba Camp.
Day 9: Tsavo East National park.
Full day spent exploring the park with extensive morning and afternoon game drives. The landscape in Tsavo East is flatter and drier, despite having one of Kenya’s largest rivers flowing through the middle. Much of the wildlife is concentrated on the Galana River, which has plentiful crocodiles and hippos. Among the common game includes elands, Kudus, waterbucks and dik-diks, impala, elephants, lion, jackal, mongoose, zebras, hyenas, African hunting dogs, gazelle, buffalo, velvet monkeys, bat-eared fox, aardwolf. Meals and overnight the Camp.
Day 10 Tsavo East/Mombasa
Early morning game drive before breakfast, and thereafter depart for Mombasa, drop off at your hotel.