“If I have ever seen magic, it has been in Africa.”
– John Hemingway
Trip code. Kenya Highlight Safari 5nights/6days
0800hrs start your safari to your first destination, a superb location in the foothills of Aberdare’s Mountain Range. Travelling through fertile hills of Central Kenya, you will pass huge expanses of coffee plantations and pineapple farms with this region being known as the ‘breadbasket of Kenya’. Arrive at your Lodge in time for lunch, Thereafter embark for an afternoon game drive at Solio conservancy (Famous for its high concentration of black and white rhinos)
O/n: Rhino Watch Lodge/ or similar(L,D)
After breakfast proceed with your safari to Nakuru, Arriving at your Lodge for lunch and refreshments. This will be followed by afternoon game drive at Lake Nakuru National Park. Lake Nakuru is home to a wealth of wildlife, including both black and white rhino, the latter of which occasionally does not mind grazing close to vehicles affording you magnificent photo opportunities. Returning to your lodge by sunset.
O/n: Sunbird Lodge or similar (B,L,D)
After breakfast Continue to southwest, you reach the unparalleled Masai Mara National Reserve in time for lunch and a rest before your first game drive at Masai Mara game reserve. Trust us, you’ll be grateful for a rest after braving the bumps of the approach road to the Masai Mara!
The Masai Mara is one of the world’s greatest wildlife arenas and home to Africa’s ‘Big 5’. With one of the highest populations of predators on the continent including lion, leopard and cheetah, the Mara is in a class of its own.
O/n: Ilkeliani Camp or similar (B, L, D)
Day 4 & 5:
Enjoy these days in this world famous savannah grass lands with game drives. You can plan your game drives with your guide, Options of:- Early morning game drives with picnic b/fast or back to the camp at 9-10am for b/f , full day game drive with picnic lunches or morning and afternoon game drives with lunch at the camp.
Optional activities at extra costs i.e Hot air balloon safari, Masai village visit here you’ll see traditional homes called “manyattas” and learn about their centuries old-customs and traditions
O/n: Ilkeliani Camp or similar(B, L, D)
After waking to the birdsong of the bush for the final time, you take your final breakfast in Masai Mara. From there, begin your journey back to the bustling metropolis of Nairobi city. It may just be a shock to your system after the harmony of the bush. You’ll climb the Great Rift Valley. On arrival you will be dropped at JKIA for your onward flight or any location of choice within Nairobi.
Kindly note lunch is not included on this day.
Meals : (B)
Airport pick up and drop off
Accommodation with meals stipulated (B, breakfast. L, lunch. D, dinner)
Water while on Safari (1ltr per person per day)
Game drives in a private 4x4
Park entrance fees
Emergency Evacuation Cover ONLY
Professional English speaking driver/guide
Tips suggested: Driver guide $8-$10 per person sharing the vehicle per day
International flights visa/tax fees
Items of personal nature
Extra drinks and beverages from the hotels
Extra activities Masai village visit per person $30, balloon safari at $450 per person
Thank you for choosing Peaks & Safaris for your Safari, we very much look forward to welcoming you to Africa.