10 Day Kenya Big 5 Amboseli, Aberdares, Samburu, Lake Nakuru And Masai Mara.
This 10 day Big 5 Safari in Kenya, explores some of Kenya most beautiful game reserves and conservation areas. The safari offers guests a big picture view of a typical Kenyan safari. The ‘big 5’ in Africa is term that comes from the hunting fraternity – referring to the 5 most dangerous game species to hunt. The photographic safari industry has also recognized these 5 animals as the most sought after animals to photograph. This safari can depart daily (subject to availability), and costing is based on the number of people that book.
Day 01 – Nairobi to Amboseli
Upon arrival at Jomo Kenyatta International Airport you will be met by your English speaking driver / guide and will be transferred to the Amboseli National Park. Here you will stay at the Lodge for (2) nights on a full board basis.
Day 02 – On safari at Amboseli National Park
Experience the majestic view of Kilimanjaro whilst on your morning and afternoon game drive safaris in the Amboseli National Park
Day 03 – Amboseli – Treetops (in the Abedares)
In the afternoon you will drive to the Aberdares National Park. From a hotel close by you will be transferred in special vehicles to the Treetops Lodge where you will spend (1) night on a full board basis, enjoying game viewing from the verandas at the lodge.
Day 04 – Abedares to Samburu Game Reserve
This morning you will be transferred across the Equator to the edge of the Northern Frontier where the Samburu Game Reserve lies. Here you will spend (2) nights at the Samburu Lodge on a full board basis.
Day 05 – On safari at the Samburu Game Reserve
Enjoy morning and afternoon game drives in Samburu.
Day 06 – Samburu to Lake Nakuru National Park
This morning you will be transferred, via the Nyahururu Falls, down to the floor of the Rift Valley to Lake Nakuru National Park. Here you will spend (1) night at the Lion Hill Sarova Lodge on a full board basis. Enjoy an afternoon game drive in the park.
Day 07 – Lake Nakuru National Park to Masai Mara
After breakfast you will drive further along the Rift Valley to the Masai Mara Game Reserve. Here you will spend (2) nights at the Mara Sarova Camp on a full board basis. The Masai Mara Game Reserve promises wide open spaces, big herds of animals and a variety of game. The area comes into its own during the wildebeest migration which normally appears in this area between July and Oct each year.
Day 08 – On safari in the Maasai Mara
Enjoy morning and afternoon game drives in the Masai Mara.
Day 09 – Maasai Mara to Nairobi
We depart from our safari camp and take a morning game drive through the Maasai Mara ReserveThen we return to bustling Nairobi, arriving at about 14:00 in the afternoon. Head to Ruiru Rainbow Resort for late lunch. After the late lunch and a bit of relaxing, we shall head to the spa for a soothing and relaxing massage. This will take the better part of the afternoon. Dinner and overnight at the resort.
Day 10: Departure
After breakfast depart to the airport for your return journey.
Above Cost Includes
All park entrance fees
Accommodation and meals as stipulated in the itinerary
Transport in custom built minivan or 4x 4 cruisers
Services of an English speaking tour driver-guide.
Game viewing drives
All Government taxes and levies
Mineral water during game drives
Above Cost Excludes
All items of personal nature e.g. communication bills etc.
Tips and gratuities to hotel, lodges, camp staff and driver- guide
Alcoholic and non-alcoholic drinks
Any local or international flight and departure taxes
Any other item not indicated in the safari program