Samburu Nakuru Masai Mara Amboseli Tsavo West

SVAC 008: 09 Nights/10 Days Kenya Safari: Samburu Nakuru Masai Mara Amboseli Tsavo West

Day 1: Nairobi – Samburu

Depart Nairobi and drive through central Kenya and north across the equator to Samburu National Reserve arriving Sarova Shaba Game Lodge in time for lunch. Afternoon game drives.
Meal: Lunch and Dinner
Accommodation: Sarova Shaba Game Lodge

Day 2: Samburu

Full day in Samburu, a beautiful and game abundant park, home to rarely found species such as the Beisa Oryx, Grevy's zebra, blue-necked Somali ostrich and reticulated giraffe. Morning and afternoon game drives with an optional visit to a local Samburu village to learn the culture of the Samburu community (You'll pay USD30 per person).
Meal: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner
Accommodation: Sarova Shaba Game Lodge

Day 3: Samburu – Lake Nakuru

After breakfast, depart Lake Nakuru with a brief stop at Thomson Falls. Arrive at Flamingo Hill Tented Camp in time for lunch and then depart for game drives in Lake Nakuru National Park. The park is famous for its flamingos and the rare white rhinos and leopards.
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner
Accommodation: Flamingo Hill Tented Camp

Day 4: Lake Nakuru – Masai Mara

Breakfast and then depart for Masai Mara Game Reserve via the magnificent scenery of the Great Rift Valley. Lunch at Mara Leisure Camp and then depart for afternoon game drives.
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner
Accommodation: Mara Leisure Camp

Day 5-6: Masai Mara

Full spent exploring the stunning Masai Mara scenery and in search of the 'The Big Five' – Lions, Leopards, Elephants, Buffalos and Rhinos. Besides these 'Big 5' there are many other wild animals and every single one is incredible to watch. They include the Giraffes, Zebras, Hippos, Baboons, Wildebeests, Warthog, Antelopes, Gazelles and different Bird species. Optional evening visit to a Masai Village to learn the dance and culture of the Masai tribe (it will cost you $35 per person and this is paid directly to the village).
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner
Accommodation: Mara Leisure Camp

Day 7: Masai Mara – Nairobi – Amboseli

After breakfast, depart for Amboseli via Nairobi. Drive via the floor of the Great Rift Valley. Stop at the Rift Valley View Point to view the escapement and the Mount Longonot in the background and photographing. You will arrive at Kibo Safari Tented Camp before lunch. You check into the lodge and then settle for lunch. Afternoon game drives.
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner
Accommodation: Kibo Safari Tented Camp

Day 8: Amboseli

Full day in Amboseli with morning and afternoon game drives. You'll have an option to visit Maasai villages to learn their culture and dance. The Masai dancers charge a fee and you'll pay this directly if you opt to go there.
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner
Accommodation: Kibo Safari Tented Camp

Day 9: Amboseli -Tsavo West

After breakfast, drives to Tsavo West National Park. Lunch at Finch Hattons Camp and later set off for afternoon game drives.
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner
Accommodation: Finch Hattons Camp

Day 10: Tsavo West – Nairobi – Depart Home

After breakfast, depart Tsavo West for Nairobi. Transfer to Jomo Kenyatta International Airport to catch your flight home.