8 days kenya budget luxury safari
Day 1: Arrival – Nairobi
Arrival at Jomo Kenyatta International Airport. Transfer to Kahama Hotel
for overnight stay bed breakfast basis.
Day 2: Nairobi Masai – Mara
Pick up from your hotel/airport early in the morning and drive via the
scenic Great Rift Valley, to the Mara Reserve arriving in good time for
lunch. Afternoon game drive is taken. Dinner and overnight at rhino
Day 3: Masai Mara
Full day spent exploring the park in search of the Big 5. Optional hot air
Balloon safari can be arranged at an extra cost of US$ 450 per person.
Dinner and overnight at camp . The Masai Mara Game Reserve is
arguably Kenya’s most popular game sanctuary. It is the most famous and
most visited game reserve in Kenya. The film ‘Out of Africa’ was made to a
great extent in this reserve. Virtually every type of wildlife can be seen
at the Mara. A spectacle worth seeing is the annual migration of millions
of wildebeest, zebra and gazelle from Serengeti plains across the Tanzania
border and the Mara River to reach Masai Mara grazing fields from late
June. The dramatic crossing of the river and the preying on the migrants
by predators can be viewed from early July to August. The reserve abounds
with birdlife since dose to about 452 species have been recorded. Hot air
balloon safaris are readily available in this park.
Day 4 : Maasai mara– Lake Nakuru National Park
Depart maasai mara soon after breakfast and proceed south to lake
Nakuru,which is often referred to as the pink lake for it’s great masses
of pink flamingos. Arrive in time for lunch. Afternoon game drives
followedbydinner and overnight stay at citymax hotel in nakuru town
Lake Nakuru’s claim to fame is anchored on its flamingo’s and the over 400
species of birds found here. The lake itself is a soda lake on the floorof
the rift valley. The sight of the at times millions of flamingos isquite
spectacular. From a distance the lake appears ringed in pink. TheLake has
also earned a reputation as an important haven for endangered species-
particularly the Rothschild Giraffe and the black and whiterhino. Lions,
waterbuck, buffalo and baboons are all residents here.
Day5:Nakuru– Lake Naivasha
After breakfast descend down towards the Great Rift Valley. Arrival at
Lake Naivasha will be in time for a delicious lunch at Tapheguest resort or similar. The remainder of the
afternoon will be at your leisure, with the opportunity of going on a
nature walk, hiring a boat to take you the famous Crescent Island, or
simply relaxing by the swimming pool. Dinner and overnight at the hotel
Day6: lake Naivasha – Amboseli National park
After breakfast proceed for lunch at the famous carnivore restaurant,
drive past the scenic Athi Plains and drive to Amboseli via Emali to
reach Amboseli in good time for Dinnerand overnight at Amboseli Aa tented
Amboseli Park (at 392 sq km) is the second most popular park in Kenya
after Maasai Mara, mainly due to the spectacular backdrop of Mt.
Kilimanjaro on the southern boundary.
Day 7: Amboseli National park
Today you will spend the full day in Amboseli with early morning and
evening game drives. Whilst in the park, you will have the opportunity to
photograph the animals against the wonderful backdrop of Mount
Kilimanjaro. All meals and overnight will be at your lodge.
Day 8: Amboseli – Nairobi
Soon after breakfast we proceed to Nairobi arriving at 1400 hrs.Drop off
at the airport to connect your flight back home.
Safari price Includes:
-Transport on custom made safari van ideal for game viewing
-Full board accommodation whilst on safari
-Accommodation in double room
-All park entrance fees to include government taxes
-Service of an English speaking professional driver/guide
-All game drives as detailed in the itinerary
-Complimentary return airport transfers
-Bottled water whilst on safari
-one accommodation in Nairobi bed breakfast basis
- carnivore lunch
-Start and end in Nairobi.
safari price excludes:
-Items of a personal nature
-Any other extras not detailed in
-hotel accommodation in Nairobi after safari