BIG FIVE SAFARI.
9 DAYS / 8 NIGHTS.
Duration: 9 Days / 8 Nights.
Destination: Nairobi hotel 2 nights / Aberdare 1 night / Maasai Mara 2 nights / Ol Pejeta 1 night / Lake Naivasha 1 night / Nakuru 1 night.
A superb introduction to Kenya’s most visited parks, game reserve and private sanctuaries.
The Ol Pejeta conservancy is the most intriguing place to be for any visitor, a unique animal sanctuary and safe haven for the endangered wild animals including the only three remaining Northern white Rhinos in the world, get close contact with them and know about their story, a rare chance of watching Chimpanzee behind the scenes and as you learn more on their daily care, exiting experience visiting the baby white rhino abandoned by its mother. Simply at Ol Pejeta visitors are introduced to most memorable activities, gearing up towards conservation efforts being spear headed at a fee.
At Lake Naivasha you have the option of visiting Crescent Island or spending the afternoon on an exciting boat ride, watch over hippos, water-bucks among other wildlife species.
Lake Nakuru, on the bed of the Great Rift Valley has earned its fame as home of the greatest bird spectacle in the world, a myriad of more than a million pink flamingo wading in the alkaline waters, and from a distance looking pink ringed. It’s safe haven for the endangered and highly protected black and white rhino and offers a good possibility of spotting the elusive Leopard as well as Rothschild giraffe, water-buck, buffalo, vervet monkeys, gazelles among others.
Maasai Mara is arguably the most visited where virtually every wildlife is to be spotted with over 450 species of animals have been recorded here. A chance to spot lions, rhinos, hippos, crocodiles, giraffe, wildebeests, zebras, buffalo, warthogs, hyenas, jackals, wild dogs, buffalo, leopard, elephant and many more in plenty within the greater Mara ecosystem which plays host to the annual 7th wonder of world, the yearly migration of over 2 million wildebeest and zebras (July to October), following on their heels are the predators of the savanna- lion, cheetah, wild dog, jackal, hyena and vultures, always ready to make a kill!. An experience of a life time for any visitor to witness such a rare phenomenon.
- Day 1
- Day 2
- Day 3
- Day 4
- Day 5
- Day 6
- Day 7
- Day 8
- Day 9
- TOTAL COST
DAY 1: AIRPORT – NAIROBI HOTEL
Arrive at Jomo Kenyatta International Airport in Nairobi, you will be met, greeted and welcomed by LiReise team representatives, picked up and driven to a hotel in Nairobi for dinner and overnight.
- Dinner and overnight at Nairobi Transit Hotel. –Bed & Breakfast (B/B)
DAY 2: NAIROBI N. PARK / DAVID SHELDRICK ELEPHANT SANCTUARY / GIRAFFE CENTER
Breakfast, and visit Nairobi National park, only park in the world close to the capital city center, game drive, be on the look-out for the plenty game, lions, leopard, buffalo's, topi, cheetah, zebras, giraffes, among others. Elephants are not found, mainly due to their destructive nature, exit the park and pay a visit to the world acclaimed, David Sheldrick Elephant sanctuary, chance to see orphan’s elephant at a close range during their daily mud bath and feeding. Settle for lunch, later visit the giraffe center, an exiting experience feeding them with food pellets as they lick from palm of your hand, followed by evening game drive as you search for the game, return for dinner and overnight.
- Dinner and overnight at Nairobi Transit Hotel. –Bed & Breakfast (B/B)
DAY 3: NAIROBI – ABERDARE NATIONAL PARK
After breakfast, depart to Aberdare National park, arrive at Aberdare county club and settle for lunch, later a game drive as you search for the wildlife some endemic to the park, later transferred to The Ark lodge, with its England royal connection where it’s here Princess Elizabeth of England was holidaying when she received the death of her father, she had to cut short the vacation and became the queen, dinner and overnight.
- Dinner and overnight at The Ark Lodge. –Full-board (L/D)
DAY 4: ABERDARE – MAASAI MARA GAME RESERVE
Breakfast then depart to the renowned Maasai Mara game reserve, known for its abundant wildlife, including the black manned lions, cheetah, leopard, giraffes among others in plenty, arrive at the lodge on time for lunch followed by evening game drive searching for the big game, return for dinner and overnight.
- All meals and overnight at AA Mara Lodge / Wildebeest Lodge. (Full-board (L/D)
DAY 5: FULL DAY GAME DRIVE
Breakfast, embark on a full day game drive with your packed lunches, offers a great chance to spot diverse array of good game the park is renowned for, visit the banks of river Mara, the crossing point during the great migration period, later you can opt to visit a Maasai cultural homestead at an extra cost and your driver/guide will assist you in negotiating the fee with the Maasai elder, later return back to the lodge for dinner and overnight as you listen to the sound of a night life and watch over some nocturnal animals.
- All meals and overnight at AA Mara Lodge / Wildebeest lodge. (Full-board (B/L/D)
DAY 6: MAASAI MARA – LAKE NAKURU
Breakfast then drive to Lake Nakuru National park, game drive with good game to be spotted include the rhino, leopard, water buck, buffalo, among others plus variety of birds species including flamingo's, pelican, cormorants, fish eagle among others, followed by lunch later an evening game drive, return for dinner and overnight.
- All meals and overnight at Sentrim Elementaita lodge. (Full-board (L/D)
DAY 7: LAKE NAKURU – Ol PEJETA CONSERVANCY
Breakfast then set off on a drive to the world acclaimed Ol Pejeta conservancy, a game drive, settle for lunch before you set off again for a game drive in the conservancy, return back for dinner and overnight.
- All meals and overnight at Sweet-Water Serena camp / Kongoni camp. - (Full-board (L/D)
DAY 8: Ol PEJETA – LAKE NAIVASHA
Depart to Lake Naivasha, a game drive at Hells Gate National park, and an option of a boat ride at an extra cost, watch over hippos plus variety of bird species, including cormorant, pelicans, kingfisher among others, dinner and overnight.
- All meals and overnight at Lake Naivasha Resort - (Full board Accommodation -L/D.)
DAY 9: LAKE NAIVASHA – AIRPORT
After breakfast, check-out and depart via the main highway back to Nairobi and transferred to the Airport to catch up with your flight back home.
END OF SERVICE.
- COST PER PERSON:
- 2 PAX = Euro 2,825 per person.
- 4 PAX = Euro 2,272 per person.
- 6 PAX = Euro 2,096 per person.
- -All Meals & accommodation 2 people sharing a double room while on safari.
- -All park fees and government taxes.
- -Service of our professional English speaking driver guide. Foreign language speaking, on request.
- -Game drives in a designed safari minivan, with a pop up/flip flop roof top for good game viewing, photography and filming.
- -Bottled mineral water while on safari.
- -Airport Transfers.
- -International air fare. NOTE. We can include in the package Return flight ticket using the cheapest link for our guest, let us know the dates, and will work it out for you.
- -Items of personal nature. ie passport, visa, cameras etc.
- -Tipping to the driver/guide