MOUNT KENYA SAFARI. 7 NIGHTS - DC009.
Met on arrival at the Jomo Kenyatta International Airport, briefed by our representative and drive north through the lush Kikuyu farmlands and coffee plantation to the cool Kenyan highlands to arrive at the Samburu Lodge / Similar in time for lunch. At 1600 hrs, enjoy an afternoon game drive within the park to introduce you to the game in the area. Dinner and overnight at the lodge.
Full day in the reserve with game drives at 0630hrs and 1600 hrs respectively. Samburu is famous for its rare mammals that only survive north of the equator. These are the gerenuk, reticulated giraffe, beisa Oryx and grevy's zebra. Dinner and overnight at the Samburu Lodge. All meals and overnight at the Samburu Lodge/ Similar.
After breakfast, depart and drive southwards to the luxurious Mount Kenya Safari Club. Lunch at the Club and rest of the afternoon at leisure enjoying various optional activities offered by the club. Dinner and overnight at the club. Children under 12 yrs are not allowed in the main dining area.
Depart after breakfast and proceed south to the Aberdare Country Club. The Club is the base hotel for your tree hotel - The Ark. Lunch at Aberdare Country Club and at 1430 hrs, transfer to The Ark which is located in the Aberdare National Park, with small overnight bags as most of the luggage is left at the base hotel. The Ark has various decks and balconies for easy viewing and photography of wild game. Dinner and overnight of game viewing at the lodge.
After breakfast, transfer back to the base hotel to retrieve rest of your luggage and drive towards the Rift Valley to Lake Nakuru National Park arriving at Lake Nakuru Lodge / Similar in time for lunch. At 1600 hrs, enjoy an afternoon game drive in park that also takes you to the shores of the lake famous for its birdlife especially flamingos that form a pink hue across the lake. Dinner and overnight at the lodge.
Depart Nakuru after breakfast and drive through the floor of the Rift Valley to the world famous Masai Mara game reserve, arriving at Keekorok Lodge / Similar in time for lunch. At 1600 hrs enjoy an afternoon game drive in the reserve. Dinner and overnight at the lodge.
Full day in the reserve with both morning and afternoon game drives at 0630hrs and 1600 hrs respectively. The Mara is the northern extension of the Serengeti and its rolling plains are home to hundreds of plains game together with predators that feed on them. All meals and overnight at Keekorok Lodge / Similar.
Depart the Mara after breakfast and drive back to Nairobi arriving early afternoon. Lunch at the Carnivore restaurant and then transfer to Jomo Kenyatta International Airport for your international flight back home.