12 Days Kenyan Spirit safari
- Lake Nakuru: “flamingos, rhinos and pelicans”
- Masai Mara: “wildebeest migration”
- Lake Naivasha: “Boat Trip, birdlife”
- Amboseli National Park: “Kilimanjaro on background”
- Voyager Sanctuary: Night game drives”
- Lumo Sanctuary: “Community support”
- Tsavo East National Park: “Red elephants”
Day 1: Nairobi – Lake Nakuru National Park – Lake Nakuru Lodge (L D)
Pick up from the Airport of Nairobi or a hotel in Nairobi after your breakfast, briefing and we immediately start our safari, we will have a first highlight of the tour, the Lake Nakuru National Park. Here, we visit Lake Nakuru as the most well-known lake of the Rift Valley. For being famous all over the world for its flamingos, the lake is one of the natural wonders of the world. At times, there are up to 2 million flamingos at the lake, which form a beautiful pink ribbon around the shore. In addition to seeing this amazing scenery, we also have a good chance of seeing rhinos and leopards. From our lodge we have a magnificent view over the lake.
Day 2: Masai Mara National Park – Mara Sentrim Tented Camp B L D)
After an early safari and breakfast we drive to the Masai Mara. It is considered as one of the largest and most beautiful protected areas of Kenya and reveals an insight into the originality of Africa. After lunch on-site, we embark on the first game drive through the savannah landscape of the Masai Mara Game Reserve, with a good chance to track down the Big Five (elephant, buffalo, lion, rhino and leopard).
Day 3: Masai Mara National Park – Mara Sentrim Tented Camp (B L D)
After breakfast, we embark on a full day game drive in the Masai Mara. It is famous for its savannah landscape and its wildlife. The prospects are good to observe all those fascinating animals that can usually only be seen in numerous nature documentaries. We will have a picnic at the Mara River, bordering the Serengeti. The river is part of the Masai Mara Serengeti ecosystem, which is particularly known for the largest wildlife migration on earth in the world. Every year, the huge animal trains cross the brown, foaming river full of crocodiles.
Day 4: Lake Naivasha – Lake Naivasha Kongoni lodge (B L D)
After breakfast we drive to Lake Naivasha. Lake Naivasha is the highest and most beautiful lake in the Rift Valley, We arrive, check in and have our lunch, after lunch we will have some time to relax before taking a boat tour to the lake where we will enjoy very beautiful views and watch most of the aquatic birds found in this lake. Overnight and dinner at Lake Naivasha Kongoni lodge.
Day 5: Amboseli N.P.- Amboseli Sentrim Camp (B L D)
We drive to the Amboseli National park arriving at Sentrim Amboseli Camp in time for lunch. In the afternoon we are free to relax at the pool or watch the animals at the waterhole. Optional you can take a walk through the Masai villages around guided by a local masai . Dinner and overnight at Sentrim Amboseli Camp.
Day 6: Amboseli National Park – Amboseli Sentrim Camp (B L D)
Full day game drives in Amboseli National Park; this park has the best areas to observe elephants at close quarters. The park has some swamplands in which animals are most likely to be seen. From the park one can enjoy stunning views at Mt. Kilimanjaro, the most beautiful mountain of Africa which makes a very beautiful background for your photos. Look out for zebras, wildebeests, Thomson gazelles, Grant gazelles, buffalos, waterbucks, hippos, lions, cheetahs, jackals and hyenas. We reach the Observation Hill from which we have a magnificent view over swamp and savannah landscape of the whole park. This is where we will have picnic lunch. We further continue with our game viewing and as the sun is going down, we return to the Sentrim Camp for dinner and overnight.
Day 7: Ziwani Voyager Wildlife Sanctuary – Voyager Ziwani Camp (B L D)
Today we drive to Voyager Ziwani wildlife Sanctuary, this wildlife sanctuary has very nice walking routes which will give you the feeling of being close to the wild. Arrive and check at our camp in time for lunch, after lunch we will arrive a short time at leisure which will be followed by an evening walking safari in the sanctuary, with our guide we will discover different species of birds, plants and animals. We will come in the evening where we will now get to our vehicle and make a night game drive in the Sanctuary and have the chance of seeing most of the nocturnal animals are hardly seen during the day. Come back at our Camp for dinner and overnight.
Day 8: Lumo Wildlife Sanctuary – Lion Bluff Lodge (B L D)
Before breakfast, we will have a morning walk at the park then come for breakfast, proceed to Lumo Wildlife Sanctuary with game drive enroute as we drive towards the lodge arriving in time for lunch at Lions Bluff Lodge. After lunch we have an afternoon break, followed by the evening game drive through the Savannah grasslands, we will come across Giraffes, Elephants, Baboons and other different species of animals. Dinner and overnight stay in Lions Bluff Lodge
Day 9: Tsavo East National park – Ashnil Aruba Lodge (B L D)
After an early morning game drive at the Sanctuary, we will come back for breakfast then we drive to Tsavo East National Park, home of the “Red Elephants”. Enter the park and make game drive enroute as we drive to the lodge arriving in time for lunch. After lunch we will have some time to relax then go on another game drive in the afternoon. As the sun is going down, we return to Ashnil Aruba Lodge for dinner and overnight.
Day 10: Tsavo East – Severin sea Lodge (B L)
We will make early morning games drives to explore the park further after which we will be back for breakfast. We go on another safari after breakfast on our way to the gate look out for the animals you missed to see in the previous game viewing, check out of the park and have our lunch at a restaurant outside the gate of the park. Afterwards we drive to the coast and drop you at the Mombasa Airport for onward flight home or your Beach hotel for your Beach holidays.
Day 11 Day 13 : Beach Holiday at Bamburi
- All park entrance fees
- All game drives and transfers in a good customary Minivan on safari
- Unlimited game drives up to 6pm (sundown)
- Breakfast / lunch / dinner as indicated
- Accommodation in a double room in mentioned accommodations or similar
- Local well experienced French / English-speaking driver guide
- Four days at Mombasa Beach – Severin sea lodge on HB
- Transfer to Mombasa Airport on the last day.
- Extra lunch on the last day.
- Enough bottled water on safari.
- Flying Doctors Air rescue insurance (if medical insurance exists)
- International flight
- Visa for Kenya (about USD 50)