12 day Kenya tour of Samburu, Olpejeta, Aberdare, lake Nakuru, Masai mara, lake Naivasha, Amboseli, Tsavo West in private pop up top 4 x 4 Land cruiser jeep

From Nairobi / to Nairobi (can terminate at Mombasa, Diani, Bamburi, Watamu, Malindi beach resorts)

Safari Landcruiser Jeep

Kenya safari tour exploring wildlife, landscapes and cultural highlights in a 12 days tour package that includes private 4 x 4 jeep transport, unlimited game viewing drives, stops at attractions, park entrance fees and accommodation in a choice of economy,standard or luxury level safari lodges & tented camps.

The Kenya safari tour visits Samburu Game Reserve, Olpejeta game sanctuary, Aberdares National Park, Lake Nakuru National Park, Masai Mara Game Reserve, Lake Naivasha in the rift valley , Amboseli and the Tsavo West National Parks.

Tour departs Nairobi with an option of finishing at the Kenya coast beach resorts of Mombasa, Diani, Watamu or Malindi.

Tour is offered in a choice of economy, standard or luxury level safari lodges or tented camps depending on your safari style or budget.

Safari transport and game viewing drives are in private pop up top 4 x 4 Land Cruiser jeep and accompanied by a dedicated and experienced driver / guide

So you may know…

  • Tour is flexible and can be customized to your own specifications
  • Sequence of visits / night stops can be adjusted to your preference
  • You can suggest to omit some national parks and extend stays at others
  • Safari can be made in reverse or varied in sequence
  • Driving times in Kenya are estimates and can vary due to road traffic and state of road
  • Tour can be modified to include Lake Bogoria if you are keen on Flamingoes

Tour Highlights. 

  • Samburu game reserve in 2 days-game viewing drives
  • Olpejeta game sanctuary -1 day with game viewing drives
  • Aberdares national park-1 day with evening game viewing from the balcony of your tree hotel
  • Lake nakuru national park-1 day with game / bird viewing drives
  • Masai mara game reserve -2 days with unlimited game viewing drives
  • Lake Naivasha-1 day with boat ride and hike at Hell's gate national park
  • Amboseli national park -2 days with game viewing and Mount Kilimanjaro views
  • Tsavo west national park-1 day with game viewing drives and visit to Mzima springs
  • Awesome scenery along the safari route.
  • Blend of local cultures and people including the Masai, Samburu, Redille etc.
  • Elephant, oryx, giraffe, lion, ostrich, buffalo,cheetah, warthog, flamingoes, pelicans and many more

Set own safari dates

Private safari tour

Safari itinerary.

Day 1: Nairobi- Samburu Game reserve. (320km: 6hrs)

0730hrs: You shall be collected from your Nairobi hotel or Nairobi airport

Depart Nairobi and proceed to the Samburu game reserve.

The scenic drive is via the Kenya highlands with views of tea, coffee and subsistence farmlands.

You shall experience different climatic and vegetation zones on today's drive including the highlands and semi arid desert conditions of northern Kenya.

Afternoon game viewing drive at Samburu

Overnight at your Samburu safari lodge or tented camp

Meal Plan: Lunch, Dinner


Day 2: Samburu Game Reserve.

Day shall be spent at the Samburu game reserve with game viewing drives.

Options of combining the Samburu,Buffalo springs and Shaba reserves on game viewing drives

Game viewing concentrates along the Ewaso Nyiro River which is the lifeline of this semi desert environment.

Overnight at your Samburu lodge or tented camp.

Meal Plan: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Day 3: Samburu Game Reserve - Ol Pejeta: (180 km: 3 Hrs.)

Early game viewing drive at the Samburu game reserve.

Later depart for the cooler Mount Kenya and Laikipia region at the shadows of Olpejeta game sanctuary

Afternoon game viewing drives including opportunities to see Rhino and Chimpanzee

Overnight at your Olpejeta tented camp / lodge

Meal plan: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner.

What you may see / do around  Mt. Kenya National park .......

Elephants, Tree hyrax, white tailed mongoose, black fronted dicker, mole rat, bushbuck, water buck, Elands, rhino, chimpanzee

 

Day 4: Olpejeta - Aberdare National park: (80 km: 1 Hr)

Morning shall be spent with game viewing drives around the game sanctuary

Later proceed to the Aberdares National park

Afternoon transfer to a tree hotel.

Overnight at your tree lodge with game viewing from the balconies of your cabin.

Meal Plan: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

What may see/do at Aberdare National park ............

..bird watching, game viewing and photography.

NB: Only small overnight bags are allowed at the tree hotels.

 

Day 5: Aberdare - Lake Nakuru National Park: (190 km: 4 Hrs.)

Later proceed to the lake Nakuru national park.

There shall be a stop to view the scenic Thompson falls at Nyahururu.

The drive via farming country and homesteads via the Great Rift Valley escarpment edge is scenic.

Afternoon bird watching and game viewing drive.

The lake Nakuru national park is home to hundreds of bird species including a few flamingoes and other bird species.

The lake also hosts the black and white rhino population in its sanctuary

Overnight at your lake Nakuru lodge or tented camp.

Meal Plan: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner.

What you may see at Lake Nakuru national park .......

Few Flamingoes, Zebra, Black Rhino, White Rhino, Waterbuck, Makalia waterfalls


Day 6: Lake Nakuru National Park - Masai Mara Game Reserve: (290 km: 6 Hrs.)

Morning bird and game viewing drives

Proceed to the Masai Mara game reserves with stops at scenic points.

Afternoon game viewing drives.

Overnight at your Masai Mara safari lodge or tented camp.

Meal Plan: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner.


Day 7: Masai Mara Game Reserve.

Today shall be a game viewing extravaganza!

Masai Mara Game reserve remains the most exciting wildlife eco-system in the Natural world.

It is host to the highest and most varied concentration of wild animals than any other wildlife park in the region.

The scenic appeal of the tree studded savannah plains, the moderate climate and diversity of wild game species makes it a one stop shop for game viewing activities.

We shall traverse the Masai Mara reserve on a full day of unlimited game viewing encountering the big five and more of the lesser game.

Picnic lunch shall be by the Mara river as we watch hippos & crocodiles or maybe the great migration (July - October)

Overnight shall be at our Masai Mara safari lodge/ Tented camp

Meal plan: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner.


Day 8: Masai Mara - Lake Naivasha: (240 km: 4.5 Hrs.)

Game viewing drives at the Masai Mara.

Later depart Masai Mara for lake Naivasha.

Afternoon visit the Hells gate national park (Bicycle ride and hike)

Overnight at your Lake Naivasha lodge / tented camp

Meal plan: breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

What you may do at the Lake Naivasha…. 

Boat ride,bicyle riding ,Hells gate tour


Day 9: Lake Naivasha- Amboseli National Park: (350 km: 6 hrs)

Morning boat ride to explore Lake Naivasha while you view hippos,exotic birds and small game

Later proceed to the Amboseli national park.

Afternoon game viewing drive at the Amboseli

Overnight at your Amboseli lodge or tented camp.

Meal Plan: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner.


Day 10: At Amboseli

Day spent at the Amboseli national park with game viewing drives.

The national park is small and compact.

The mount Kilimanjaro on a clear day provides a dramatic background for wildlife photography.

Overnight at your Amboseli safari lodge or tented camp.

Meal Plan: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner.


Day 11: Amboseli - Tsavo West (100 km :2 hrs)

Morning game viewing drive at the Amboseli-weather permitting there shall be awesome views of the mountain peaks

Later proceed to the Tsavo West.

Scenery and game viewing drives at the Tsavo west.

Overnight at your Tsavo west safari lodge or tented camp.

Meal Plan: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner.


Day 12: Tsavo West - Nairobi or Mombasa, Diani, Bamburi, Watamu, Malindi

Game viewing drives at the Tsavo west.

Visit the Mzima springs to view hippos, crocodiles and exotic fish.

Later depart for Nairobi or proceed to Mombasa and Kenya coast beach hotels.

Meal Plan: Breakfast, Lunch.


Economy, standard or luxury accommodation option depending on your safari  budget / style

Samburu game reserve:

Luxury level lodge / tented camp option  :  Ashnil SamburuSamburu lodgeSamburu Simba LodgeSarova shaba

Standard level lodge/ tented camp option: Samburu Sopa lodge 

Economy level lodge/tented camp option: Sentrim Samburu camp

Mount Kenya:

Luxury level lodge / tented camp option  : Mount Kenya safari club, Morani wing, Olpajeta house

Standard level lodge/ tented camp option : Serena Sweetwaters tented camp

Economy level lodge/tented camp option Kongoni camp

Aberdare National park:

Luxury level lodge / tented camp option  :  Treetops 

Standard level lodge/ tented camp option : The Ark

Economy level lodge/tented camp option  :  The Ark

Lake Nakuru National park:

Luxury level lodge / tented camp option :  Sarova Lion hillLake Nakuru sopa lodgeFlamingo camp

Standard level lodge/ tented camp option: Lake Nakuru Lodge 

Economy level lodge/tented camp option : Lake Nakuru lodge

Masai Mara Game Reserve: 

Luxury level lodge / tented camp option : Mara simba lodge , Mara sarova campMara serenaAshnil MaraKeekorok lodge , Mara river camp

Standard level lodge/ tented camp option : Mara sopa LodgeMara Leisure camp , AA lodge/camp

Economy level lodge/ tented camp option : Elangata Olerai Camp, Olmoran tented campSentrim Mara camp

Lake Naivasha:

Luxury level lodge / tented camp option :   Lake Naivasha Sopa  , Lake Naivasha country club

Standard level lodge/ tented camp option: Lake Naivasha sopa  , Elsamere Lodge

Economy level lodge/ tented camp option:  Naivasha Kongoni Lodge , Lake Naivasha crescent Camp

Amboseli national park:

Luxury level lodge / tented camp option: Oltukai lodgeAmboseli Serena lodge

Standard level lodge/ tented camp option : Amboseli Sopa Lodge , Sentrim Amboseli Kibo Safari Camp

Economy level lodge/ tented camp option : AA Lodge/camp

Tsavo West:

Luxury level lodge / tented camp option: Kilaguni serena lodgeSeverin safari campZiwani tented campSalt lick lodge

Standard level lodge/ tented camp option:  Ngulia safari camp, Rhino valley camp

Economy level lodge/ tented camp option:  Ngulia safari lodge.

Safari price is per person sharing in a private pop up top 4 x 4 Land Cruiser jeep and in a double / twin room / tent

High Season: November -March

  Economy Standard
Luxury 
2 persons in private safari:  per person: $ 3000
$ 3110
$ 3800
4 persons in private safari:  per person: $ 2340
$ 2400
$ 3080
6 persons in private safari:  per person: $ 2100
$ 2160
$ 2850
Single room extra $ 550
$ 550
$ 880
X-mas extra :21st dec-3rd Jan:per person per day
$ 35
$ 45 $ 60
Children below 3 Years
Free
   
Children between 3-12 years 75% of adult rate:      

Peak Season: July -October

  Economy Standard
Luxury 
2 persons in private safari: per person: $ 3100
$ 3370
$ 4250
4 persons in private safari: per person: $ 2390
$ 2650
$ 3530
6persons in private safari: per person: $ 2150
$ 2410
$ 3300
Single room extra $ 440
$ 660
$ 990
Children below 3 Years
Free
   
Children between 3-12 years 75% of adult rate:      

Low Season: April -June

  Economy Standard
Luxury 
2 persons in private safari: per person: $ 2900
$ 3050
$ 3260
4 persons in private safari: per person: $ 2200
$ 2330
$ 2540
6 persons in private safari: per person: $ 1960
$ 2100
$ 2300
Children below 3 Years
Free
   
Children between 3-12 years 75% of adult rate:      



Safari price includes:
Courtesy Nairobi airport-hotel pick up/ drop off transfers
Transport in a private customized pop up top 4 x 4 Land Cruiser jeep.
Services of an experienced English/ other language speaking driver/ guide.
Stay in economy, standard or luxury lodges / tented camp (please choose ) 
Game viewing drives
Park entrance fees.
All meals on safari.
Bottled drinking water in safari vehicle.
The flying doctors medical, emergency and rescue cover.
Pick up / drop off at Nairobi airport/ Nairobi hotel or residence.
Government taxes and local levies 


Not Included in the safari price
Other bottled drinks.
Items and services of a personal nature.
Packing items on safari.
Tips or gratuities

 

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Facts and information about the national parks and game reserves  to be visited on this Kenya safari

Amboseli National Park
Lake Nakuru National Park
Masai Mara Game Reserve
Mt. Kenya National Park
Tsavo West National Park
Samburu National Reserve



 

 




 

 




 

 



 

 

 




 

 



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