8 DAYS NAIROBI / MASAI MARA / L.NAKURU / SWEET WATER’S / SAMBURU / ABERDARE.
Day 1. Nairobi-Maasai Mara National Reserve.
Depart Nairobi in the Morning for masai mara passing through the dramatic Great Rift Valley stopping at the view point, Ascend the western rim of the valley crossing the loita plains (maasai-land),see red-clad maasai warriors tend their multi-colored herds amongst plains game. Game viewing enroute to lodge for lunch. Afternoon game drive inside the most scenic park in Kenya where great concentration of game is seen including the "Big Five". Dinner and overnight at mara sopa lodge.
Day 2 . Maasai mara National Reserve.
Morning and afternoon game viewing inside the Park. Search for wild game black manned lion for which Mara is famous for, cheetah, buffalo, wildebeest, zebra, leopard, grants gazelle are quite common, even the rare rhino might come out of the thicket for you, hyenas are plentiful, Extend your drive to the hippo point where schools of hippo submerge on the approach of vehicles only to surface seconds later to shot and gamble their displeasure as the crocodiles sunbathe on the river banks mouths agape. Between meals there is optional visit to the maasai villages for an insight to their culture if clients so wish. Meals and overnight at Mara Sopa Lodge.
Day 3. Maasai Mara-Lake Nakuru National Park.
Early morning (before breakfast) game viewing drive at maasai Mara in search of any wild game you might have missed previously. Return to lodge for breakfast and afterwards depart for Lake Nakuru arriving in time for lunch. Lake Nakuru is referred as pink lake for it's thousands of pink flamingos and other bird life-it's a bird watchers paradise. It has a surprisingly number of animals, it is a rhino sanctuary and the "Big Five" except the elephant can be seen here, afternoon game drive .Dinner and overnight at Lake Nakuru Lodge.
Day 4.Sweetwater's Tented Camp.
Breakfast at the lodge and depart for Sweetwaters arriving in time for lunch at the Sweetwaters tented camp, overlooks a floodlit waterhole offering visitors an unforgettable opportunity to view and shoot photographs of animals in their natural habitat. Game drive in the sanctuary or walking safari escorted by a knowledgeable ranger, bird-walks, camel safaris, or chimpanzee sanctuary observed from a boat on the Ewaso Nyiro River, elephants, rhino among others reside here. Dinner and overnight at Sweetwaters tented camp.
Day 5. Samburu National Reserve.
Breakfast and depart for a journey to the northern part which is rugged semi-desert, stop at the equator point to take pictures, arrive Samburu in time for lunch. It is blessed with species rarely found elsewhere. Dinner and overnight at Samburu lodge .
Day 6. Samburu National Reserve.
Morning and afternoon game drive. See the rare liver red reticulated giraffe, Grevy's zebra, Beisa oryx. longneck gerenuk antelopes, Somali ostrich, Vulturine guinea fowl also elephants, buffalo, cheetah, leopard, lion and bird-life is notable. Optional visit to Samburu villages. Meals and overnight at Samburu lodge
Day 7.Aberdares National Park Treetops lodge.
Morning game drive in Samburu. Breakfast and depart for Treetops in the Aberdares National Park arriving in time for lunch at the Outspan Country Club. Afternoon transfer to Treetops Lodge for floodlit game viewing among them Elephants, Rhino, Leopard, Bushbuck, Elusive Bongo , Giant Forest Hog etc. Dinner and overnight at the Treetops Lodge.
Day 8. Nairobi.
Breakfast and depart for Nairobi arriving in the afternoon.
price per person sharing US$1990.