Kenya for 11 days to Masai mara,Nakuru and Amboseli with
Tsavo parks and a beach relaxation on Kenya coast at Whitesands
hotel Mombasa Kenya 11
days Kenya holiday Luxury Lodge Safari / Masai Mara safari/
Lake Nakuru safari/ Amboseli kenya safari/ Mombasa beach
11 DAYS SAFARI: MASAI MARA / NAKURU / AMBOSELI / MOMBASA
DAY 1: NAIROBI
and transfer to panafric hotel.Eveing dinner to carnivore
restauarnt for game meat.. Overnight at Panafric hotel
DAY 2: NAIROBI / LAKE NAKURU Depart from the
hotel at 09.00hrs after breakfast. A brief stop over
at The Rift Valley View point for a panoramic view of
the Great Rift Valley escarpment. Continue to Lake Nakuru,
world famous as the location of the greatest bird spectacle
on earth. A shimmering hot-pink glow emanates across
the lake, created by millions of flamingos. Pelicans,
cormorants and Marabou storks also feed on the abundant
algae in the warm, shallow alkaline water. Your lunch
is at the Lion Hill Lodge in an open-air floral setting
overlooking the lake. Lake Nakuru National Park is a
sanctuary for endangered black rhinos and Rothschild
giraffes. Waterbuck are common here, as are their predators,
lions and leopards. All meals and overnight at Lake
Nakuru Lodge or similar.
DAY 3: LAKE NAKURU / MASAI MARA Leave early after
breakfast, climbing out of the Rift Valley, to enter
the Masai Mara Reserve, part of the Serengeti ecosystem.
After lunch, be ready to experience so me of the best
game viewing in Kenya's most exciting game reserve.
All meals and overnight at Sopa Lodge or similar.
DAY 4: MASAI MARA full day in the Mara affords
time for morning and afternoon game drives. You might
want to consider starting the day off with an optional
balloon safari. All meals and overnight at the lodge.
DAY 5: MASAI MARA Full day game viewing coupled
with exploring this spectacular Park. The Mara is the
land of African legend: Lion are abundant throughout
the park, as are the elephants, giraffes, and a variety
of gazelle species and zebra. Cheetah and leopard are
also regularly seen and, less commonly, rhino. The annual
wildebeest migration, one of nature's few remaining
wildlife spectacles, occurs in the Mara from July to
September where the big animals and their predators
are to be present in abundance during the time frame
of this trip. Several species of Bee-Eater, the flying
rainbow that heads the list of the Mara's birds, occur
in the reserve. As well as wildlife, the Maasai Mara
is also home to many members of the colorful Maasai
tribe who may be seen around the borders of the park
- Morans (warriors) loping across the plains, young
boys herding goats, or elders grouped under a tree discussing
matters of the day .A visit to a Maasai boma (homestead)
reveals this outstanding culture and customs. All meals
and overnight at the Mara Sopa lodge
DAY 6: MASAI MARA / NAIROBI After breakfast,
leave lodge for the last game drive and return journey
to Nairobi. Picnic lunch enroute and arrive Nairobi
in the afternoon or early evening. Overnight at Panafric
hotel or similar
DAY 7: NAIROBI / AMBOSELI Early breakfast then
depart for Amboseli national park. This is a 392 sq.
km park with a spectacular background of Africa's highest
peak; Mt. Kilimanjaro which broods on the southern end
of the park. Game are easy to spot in this park and
you stand the best chance of seeing the black rhino.
Amboseli also has a large concentration of elephant
and such other game as lion, buffalo, gazelle, cheetah,
wildebeest, hyena, jackal, monkey, Masai giraffe, zebra
and baboon. Game are seen on much of the route to the
park, which crosses archer plains where Masai tend their
cattle in an age-old tradition. All meals and overnight
at Amboseli lodge or similar.
DAY 8: AMBOSELI / TSAVO WEST The main attraction
centers in this park are the Kilaguni and Ngulia lodges.
Animals seen here are; elephant, lion, waterbuck, ostrich,
Oryx, marabou stork, mongoose, zebra, baboon, rock hyrax,
impala, hyena, Ostrich and other variety of birds. Mzima
springs, situated near Kilaguni lodge are a popular
spot for Hippos, crocodile and fish. The underwater
viewing chamber gives you a spectacular view of the
hippos' submarine activities. Another attraction is
the Ngulia Rhino Sanctuary, at the base of Ngulia hills
.It is a 70 sq. kilometer surrounded by a meter-high
electric fence and is home to 30 black rhino. In addition,
the black lava flow outside the chyulu gate and climbing
the chaimu crater makes an experience at Tsavo west
a memorable one. All meals and overnight at Kilaguni
lodge or similar.
DAY 9: TSAVO WEST / MOMBASA Breakfast at the lodge
then drive to Mombasa.The City of Mombasa provides an
interesting experience with the old Portuguese Fort
Jesus, Old Town, Markets and Shops. An extensive variety
of excursions are available to sample the local culture
and the famous Kenyan wildlife. Check into Le Soleil
Beach Club for overnight. All meals at the hotel.
DAY 10: MOMBASA Full day own leisure in Mombasa.
All meals and overnight at the hotel.whitesands
DAY 11: MOMBASA / NAIROBI Breakfast at the hotel
then transfer to the airport for flight back to Nairobi.
You will then check in for your international flight
back home or board Mombasa train