Day 1: Day 1: Arrival in Nairobi
Pick up from JKIA / in Your Nairobi location where you will be met by Amazing Memories Safaris and Tours Representative who will give you a briefing concerning your safari. He will also introduce you to your guide who will take you through the safari.
You will then be transferred to PANARI HOTEL Nairobi for check in where you will spend the night.
Day 2: Day 2: Nairobi / Mount Kenya.
Morning breakfast and then drive to Mount Kenya via Nairobi.
The scenes experienced on the way will dazzle you. One of these is the Delmonte Pineapple Farm which strongly stands out for its attractive and natural beauty and stretches as far as the eye can see!
You will also stop at the Cascading Chania Water Falls
Later in the afternoon you will have a game drive at Sweet-Waters Ol Pejeta Conservancy.
Day 3: Day 3: Mount Kenya / Lake Nakuru
Breakfast at the camp and then drive to Lake Nakuru National Park.
Sarova Lion hill is cleverly laid out in such a way that most rooms and sitting areas afford stunning views of the lake and the park. The Lodge incorporates natural landscaping with tall acacia trees, winding walkways and greens dotted with bird feeds. The Lodge is a natural haven for bird life and attracts over 50 species of birds amongst the 400 species that inhabit the Park.
You will then take a game drive at Lake Nakuru National Park
Lake Nakuru National ParkThe park lies in Central Kenya, 140km north-west of Nairobi, in Nakuru district of the Rift Valley Province. The ecosystem comprises of the lake, surrounded by mainly wooded and bushy grasslands. The park supports a wide ecological diversity with Flamingos (Greater and Lesser) and other water birds being the major attractions of the area. The ecosystem provides for about 56 different species of mammals including the white rhino and buffaloes and a variety of terrestrial birds numbering nearly 450 species.
You will later drive back to the lodge for dinner and overnight
Day 4: Day 4: NAKURU / MAASAI MARA
After breakfast, you will depart for Maasai Mara one of Africa's Greatest Wildlife Reserves.
Maasai MaraMaasai Mara is situated in south-west Kenya and is one of Africa's Greatest Wildlife Reserves. Together with the Serengeti National Park in Tanzania it forms Africa's most diverse, incredible and most spectacular eco-systems and possibly the world’s top safari big game viewing eco-system. It is globally famous for its exceptional population of lions, leopards and cheetahs, and the annual migration of Thomson's gazelle and wildebeest to and from the Serengeti every year from July to October known as the Great Wildebeest Migrations.
You will then drive to Mara Serena lodge for lunch and check in.
Mara Serena LodgeLocated at the very centre of the famous 'Mara Triangle' of the world-renowned Maasai Mara National Reserve, the Mara Serena Safari Lodge is the ultimate safari destination. Set high on a bush-cloaked hill with long views over the savannah and down to the winding coils of the hippo-filled Mara River, it stands centre-stage to one of Africa's most dramatic wildlife arenas, with a ringside seat for the 'greatest wildlife show on earth', the legendary migration of the wildebeest.
Evening game drives and later return for dinner in the late evening after game drives.
Day 5: Day 5: Maasai Mara
Morning breakfast and exit the Lodge with packed lunch for a whole day game drive at the Mara National Reserve in search of the Big 5.
You will later return in the evening for dinner and overnight.
Day 6: Day 6: Maasai Mara
Alternative I:Morning breakfast and exit the LODGE with packed lunch for a whole day game drive at the Mara National Reserve in search of the Big 5.
You will later return to the LODGE in the evening for dinner and overnight.
- Have an early morning Game drive.
- Return for breakfast.
- Freshen up and later a Midmorning Game Drive.
- Have lunch and then spend the rest of the afternoon at leisure.
- More game drives in the evening in search of more animals.
- Dinner and overnight at the LODGE.
Alternative III:You can ALSO choose a morning Balloon ride in the early morning where you will be picked up from your lodge and transferred you to the balloon launch site. Here you will meet your pilot, receive a briefing and watch the inflation of your balloon. The actual ride starts at 6am.
The pilot controls the altitude of your balloon: Sometimes flying at treetop height, sometimes lower, offering a unique perspective and great photographic opportunities of the wildlife that is below.
Day 7: Day 7: Mara / Naivasha
Morning breakfast and then drive to Lake Naivasha.
You will arrive in time for lunch at the luxurious Lake Naivasha Sopa Lodge.
After lunch, you will spend the rest of the afternoon with activities around Lake Naivasha.
Optional Excursions around Lake Naivasha include:
- Take a hippo boat ride to around the lake. The haunting call of a Fish Eagle high over the lake as it prepares to grab fish from the water brings a perfect getaway.
- Visit Crescent Island Wildlife Sanctuary at just USD 30PP.
The Crescent Island is a submerged rim of a volcanic crater that forms a bay which is the deepest point of the lake. The Crescent Island is a preserved sanctuary of wildlife where you will wander among tiny herds of mammals such as giraffe, antelope, gazelle, eland, zebra and lot of birds.
Day 8: Day 8: Naivasha / Amboseli
Morning breakfast and then drive to Amboseli via Nairobi.
Amboseli is an ecosystem mainly savannah grassland spread across the Kenya-Tanzania border. The park is famous for being the best place in Africa to get close to free-ranging elephants among other wildlife species. Other attractions of the park include opportunities to meet the Maasai and spectacular views of Mount Kilimanjaro.
You will drive to Amboseli Serena LODGE for lunch with Game drive enroute.
An afternoon game drives at 4pm and later drive to the LODGE in the evening for dinner.
Day 9: Day 9: Amboseli
- Have an early morning Game drive
- Return for breakfast
- Freshen up and later a Mid-morning Game Drive
- Have lunch and then spend the rest of the afternoon at leisure like swimming in the pool
- More game drives in the evening in search of more animals
- Dinner and overnight at the LODGE
Day 10: Day 10: Amboseli / Tsavo West
After breakfast you will drive to Tsavo West National Park
Tsavo West National ParkMajor wildlife attractions include elephant, rhino, Hippos, lions, cheetah, leopards, Buffaloes, diverse plant and bird species including the threatened corncrake and near threatened Basra Reed Warbler.
With game drives enroute, you will arrive and check in time for lunch at Kilaguni Serena Lodge.
Take an afternoon game drive at the park.
Day 11: Day 11: Tsavo West / Mombasa
After breakfast you will drive to Mombasa.
Arrive in Nairobi and check in at Mombasa Serena Beach Hotel and Spa.
Dinner and overnight at the beach hotel.
Day 12: Day 12, 13 & 14: Mombasa
3 Whole days at the Serena beach resort with optional activities in Mombasa.
Day 13: Day 15: Mombasa / Nairobi
Breakfast then fly back to Nairobi where you will connect with your home bound flight.