Day 1 Arrival at Nairobi Airport
Jambo! Welcome to Kenya
On arrival at Nairobi International Airport you will be met by our local representative and you will be transferred to the hotel.
Day is free, for you to explore the city at your own pace.
Nairobi is Kenya’s capital city. In addition to its urban core, the city has Nairobi National Park, a large game reserve known for breeding endangered black rhinos and home to giraffes, zebras and lions. Next to it is a well-regarded elephant orphanage operated by the David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust. Nairobi is also
Overnight in Nairobi.
Day 2 Nairobi-Masai Mara
Breakfast at your hotel. Depart on a road journey to the famous Masai Mara game reserve. Drive via farmlands/settlements inhabited by the Masai community. The distance from Nairobi will be approximately 275km, and it will be around 5:00 hours’ drive.
On arrival in Masai Mara check in and freshen up before having your lunch at the lodge.
Take a rest and prepare yourself for the afternoon game drive.
Maasai Mara National Reserve is an area of preserved savannah wilderness in southwestern Kenya, along the Tanzanian border. Its animals include lions, cheetahs, elephants, zebras and hippos. Wildebeest traverse its plains during their annual migration. The landscape has grassy plains and rolling hills, and is crossed by the Mara and Talek rivers. The area nearby is dotted with villages (enkangs) of Maasai people.
At around 1600H drive in the plains of Masai Mara in search of wildlife and sunset views.
Return to the lodge and freshen up for your dinner.
Overnight in Masai Mara.
Day 3 Masai Mara
Wake up to another delightful morning in the bush. Depart for an early morning game drive. Early morning are lovely moments to see the nocturnal animals trying to get the last catches before they go to sleep.
These also best moments to see the glorious sun as it rises.
At around 0830H return to the lodge for buffet breakfast. Rest of the morning spend at leisure.
A sumptuous lunch will be serve in the camp’s dining room
After lunch relax before getting ready for afternoon game drive.
At 1600H depart for an afternoon game drive and experience the most beautiful creatures that can be found in the wild bush of Africa. You will encounter the big 5 (Lion, Leopard, Rhino, African Buffalo & African Elephant).
At 1830H return to the lodge, freshen up and dinner will be serve.
Day 4 Masai Mara-Serengeti
Breakfast at the tented camp. At 0730H depart with packed lunches and head to Serengeti in Tanzania
Drive via Isebania border where you shall do a brief immigration/custom check. Then handed over to Tanzania driver guide who will take you to Serengeti National Park.
Serengeti National Park
Tanzania's oldest and most popular national park, also a world heritage site and recently proclaimed a 7th world wide wonder, the Serengeti is famed for its annual migration, when some six million hooves pound the open plains for fresh grazing. Yet even when the migration is quiet, the Serengeti offers arguably the most scintillating game-viewing in Africa: great herds of buffalo, smaller groups of elephant and giraffe, and thousands upon thousands of eland, topi, kongoni, impala and Grant’s gazelle. The spectacle of predator versus prey dominates Tanzania’s greatest park. Golden-maned lion prides feast on the abundance of plain grazers. Solitary leopards haunt the acacia trees lining the Seronera River, while a high density of cheetahs prowls the southeastern plains. Almost uniquely, all three African jackal species occur here, alongside the spotted hyena and a host of more elusive small predators, ranging from the insectivorous aardwolf to the beautiful serval cat. Also know for the African BIG 5, the lion, leopard, Elephant, Rhino and Buffalo!
On arrival check in at the lodge and freshen up. Relax for a little while then proceed for dinner.
Overnight in Serengiti.
Day 5 Serengeti
Breakfast at the lodge. Today a full day encounter with the wilds in the Serengeti National Park. With the presence of the big 5. (The Lions, Buffalo, Elephant, Rhino & Leopard).
The lion is a species in the Felidae family and a member of the genus Panthera. It has been listed as Vulnerable on the IUCN Red List since 1996, as populations in African range countries declined by about 43% since the early 1990s
The African buffalo or Cape buffalo is a large African bovine. It is not closely related to the slightly larger wild water buffalo of Asia and its ancestry remains unclear.
African elephants are elephants of the genus Loxodonta, from Greek. The genus consists of two extinct species: the African bush elephant, L. africana, and the smaller African forest elephant, L. cyclotis.
The African leopard is the leopard nominate subspecies native to many countries in Africa. It is widely distributed in most of sub-Saharan Africa, but the historical range has been fragmented in the course of habitat conversion.
The western black rhinoceros or West African black rhinoceros is a subspecies of the black rhinoceros, declared extinct by the IUCN in 2011. The western black rhinoceros was believed to have been genetically different from other rhino subspecies
Day 6 Serengiti-Ngorongoro
Breakfast at your lodge. Prepare for check out. Depart and head to Ngorongoro Conservation Area with packed lunches.
The distance from Serengeti to Ngorongoro is approximately 150km for a 3.5 hours’ drive.
On arrival at Conservation Area and descend the floor of the crater for half Day Crater Tour
The Ngorongoro Crater is a conservation area and a UNESCO World Heritage Site in the Crater Highlands area of Tanzania. Ngorongoro Crater the world's largest inactive, intact, and unfilled volcanic caldera. The crater, which formed when a large volcano exploded and collapsed on itself two to three million years ago, is 610 metres (2,000 feet) deep and its floor covers 260 square kilometres. It is one of the 7 wonders of the world. Approximately 25,000 large animals live in the crater. The crater has one of the densest known population of lions. A tour through the crater involves descending to the bottom through thick forest, driving through parts of the crater, visiting some water features and of course viewing lots of wildlife.
After the tour, ascend and head to your lodge on the rim of the crater for check in, freshen Up. Dinner at the lodge.
Overnight in Ngorongoro.
Day 7 Ngorongoro-Arusha-Kilimanjaro/End of trip
Breakfast at the lodge. Prepare for check out and get yourself ready for an approximately 4:00 hours’ drive to the airport via Arusha. The distance from Ngorongoro to the airport will be around 200km. This journey will be a scenic road trip.
You will have your lunch in Arusha before heading to Kilimanjaro Airport for your onward flight.
AED 9490/- Per person, Prices are based on twin sharing.
Duration: 7 Days / 6 Nights.
Destinations: Nairobi, Masai Mara, Serengiti & Ngorongoro.
The rates are subject to availability at the time of booking request. In the event if there are rate changes due to increase in Govt taxes, or hotel charges a surcharge, or BAR rates (Best available rates), we reserve the right to amend the rates without notice. The exchange rate is subject to change. Please ensure that you have secured the relevant visa / entry permits & valid passport. The best source of visa information is the embassy of the country itself.
If you are interested in going ahead with this booking, we would require deposits or payments as follows either in the form of cash or cheque:
Please ensure that the names given to us for reservations match the names in your passport, as hotels, sightseeing tour companies are very particular about name changes. Mismatched names may result in heavy amendment penalties. We strongly recommend travel insurance as part of your package – we have excellent rates with the world’s best companies – please let us know if you wish us to add this to your package.
Economy class airfare from Dubai / Nairobi / Kilimanjaro / Dubai.
1 night accommodation in Nairobi & Ngorongoro based on double room occupancy.
2 nights accommodation in Masai Mara & Serengiti based on double room occupancy.
All Ground transport by a safari vehicle (Non AC – Private Use) accompanied by a professional English speaking driver/guide..
All park entrance fees applicable at Masai Mara, Serengeti & Ngorongoro.
Breakfast in Nairobi & full board meals in Masai Mara, Serengeti & Ngorongoro.
Complimentary travel insurance.
All airline and hotel taxes.
Kenya-is a country in East Africa with coastline on the Indian Ocean. It encompasses savannah, lakelands, the dramatic Great Rift Valley and mountain highlands. It's also home to wildlife like lions, elephants and rhinos. From Nairobi, the capital, safaris visit the Maasai Mara Reserve, known for its annual wildebeest migrations, and Amboseli National Park, offering views of Tanzania's 5,895m Mt. Kilimanjaro.
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Entry and Exit formalities: Visitors must hold a passport valid for at least six months & beyond at the time of entering the country. Some nationalities can obtain visa on arrival and for nationalities who requires visa please refer to the Kenyan consulate website: www.evisa.go.ke
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Things to see & do:
Amboseli Safari Experience-Spot big game on this safari over the open plains of Amboseli National Park, returning in the evenings to the comfort of your own luxury tent. With the quintessential African landscape as your backdrop, head out in search of lions, elephants, rhinos and other large animals, and meet the famous semi-nomadic Masai. Enjoy Africa at its best, in one of Kenya's classic (and most breathtaking) parks.
Masai Mara Safari Experience-Travel through the Great Rift Valley on to our safari lodge in Kenya's premier wildlife reserve—the Masai Mara. Explore diverse wilderness crossing rolling plains spotted with famous acacia trees. Your wildlife safari drives are spread out over all three days, with excellent chances of seeing the Big Five—lions, leopards, buffalo, elephants and rhinos. The varied wildlife and natural environment, in addition to the culture of the local Masai people, come together to provide a spectacular private safari experience.
Maasai Mara National Reserve-is an area of preserved savannah wilderness in southwestern Kenya, along the Tanzanian border. Its animals include lions, cheetahs, elephants, zebras and hippos. Wildebeest traverse its plains during their annual migration. The landscape has grassy plains and rolling hills, and is crossed by the Mara and Talek rivers. The area nearby is dotted with villages (enkangs) of Maasai people. Go deep into the African plains and set out on daily game drives across the park. All the Big five: Lion, Elephant, Leopard, Buffalo and Rhino are here with many mammals and birds in this Masai Mara plain. Watch for the animals that emerge at dusk, see hippos and crocodiles along the banks of the Mara River, see the park’s stunning ‘Great Migration.
Hells Gate and Lake Naivasha- Lake Naivasha is a freshwater lake in Kenya, outside the town of Naivasha in Nakuru County, which lies north west of Nairobi. It is part of the Great Rift Valley.
Visiting Lake Naivasha for a walking/biking safari in the Hells gate National Park. Some people will opt to drive in the park and that is also allowed. Later on in the afternoon guests will be taken to Lake Naivasha for a boat ride on the shores of the lake. Here you will be able to view the big hippos on the shores of the lake and bird watching most notably the fish eagle.
Lake Nakuru National Park-is one of the Rift Valley soda lakes at an elevation of 1754 m above sea level. It lies to the south of Nakuru, in the rift valley of Kenya and is protected by Lake Nakuru National Park.
Lake Nakuru National Park, home to one of the most remarkable wild bird populations in all of Africa. Get up close with wildlife on a game viewing drive, and be on the lookout for the park's amazing flamingos. Enjoy a boat ride on Lake Naivasha.
Lake Elmenteita-also spelled Elementaita, is a soda lake, in the Great Rift Valley, about 120 km northwest of Nairobi, Kenya
Nairobi National Park-Visit the Nairobi National Park that lies within Nairobi city. One has an option of either morning or afternoon with an extra option for the safari walk with lunch at a top 100 world famous restaurant.
Nairobi National Park, Karen Blixen and Giraffes-Head to the leafy ex-colonial suburbs of Nairobi to visit two of the city’s most famous attractions: the Africa Fund for Endangered Wildlife’s Giraffe Centre and David Sheldrick’s Elephant Orphanage.
Nairobi: Farm to Feast-Explores the relationship between farming and food. You’ll deliver a supply of chickens and pigs to a local community and find out how a local non-profit is helping to alleviate poverty and malnutrition in Kenya, one chick and piglet at a time.
Nairobi Nightlife Experience-Trade Kenya’s wildlife for its nightlife on this 3-hour Nairobi by night tour. Discover a different side to Nairobi on this evening tour, and discover some of the city’s hotspots after dark with a local guide. Do as the locals do and unwind with a drink (or three in this case) as well as a dinner of hearty East African cuisine.
Shimba Hills National Park-See the wildlife of Shimba Hills National Reserve on safari trip from Diani Beach that includes round-trip transport from selected hotels, a game drive, a guided hike to a waterfall, and lunch at Shimba Hills Lodge. Visit one of the largest coastal forests in East Africa, which is home to sable antelopes, more than 100 bird species, and the highest density of African elephants in Kenya.
Local Tea and Coffee Farming Experience-Become a local farmer for 3 days and wear local gear of gumboots and overcoats to enable you enter the farms. Experience tea picking and coffee berry picking. Find out why they are so popular by experiencing the origin, process, production to the final product. Engage with the local farmers and see how lab our intensive it is so that the Kenyan coffee or tea can be enjoyed in other continents. Please note Coffee and Tea have seasons, depending on the month of travel you may be able to see one activity and not the other.
Mida Creek Mangrove Forest Glass-Bottom Boat Safari Through Watamu Marine National Park.Excursion recommended for those who want experience a single day with a mix between the sea and landscapes of protected marine reserve. You will see small islands and sandbanks that overlap with the landscape, and mangroves, stop for snorkeling at the marine park and then joined the Mida, a natural split in the deep costs about 5 km south of Watamu which is distinguished from nature for fauna and flora, creating a completely unique ecosystem.
Crater Lake Game Sanctuary-is located about 6 miles (10 km) from Naivasha and about 56 miles (90 km) from Nairobi. This small, private sanctuary is centered around a lake formed by a dormant volcano. The amazing jade green water attracts many flamingos, and the surrounding forests and plains have plenty of game. The nature trails in the sanctuary lead around the crater through vegetation with plenty of wildlife, including over 150 species of birds. Besides the impressive numbers of birds recorded here, zebras, giraffes, and other plains wildlife are also regular residents.