Tour Name: Lion camping safari Experience
Tour Code: JSC019
Duration: 11Days | 10Nights
Departure Days: Daily Departures with exclusive use of vehicle and driver/guide .
Mode of Vehicle: Safari is either in a 7 Seater Tour mini van(2WD/4WD) with a pop up roof.
Itinerary: Masai Mara, Lake Nakuru, Samburu, Mount Kenya, Amboseli, Tsavo West
Depart Nairobi in the Morning 0900 hours for masai mara passing through the dramatic Great Rift Valley stopping at the view point, Ascend the western rim of the valley crossing the loita plains (maasai-land),see red-clad maasai warriors tend their multi-colored herds amongst plains game. Lunch enroute.Arrive Mara for dinner and overnight at Campsite.(B,L,D).
Day 2 & 3.Masai Mara
Morning and afternoon game viewing inside the Park. Search for wild game black manned lion for which Mara is famous for, cheetah, buffalo,wildebeest,zebra, leopard, grants gazelle are quite common, even the rare rhino might come out of the thicket for you, hyenas are plentiful, Extend one of your drive to the hippo point where schools of hippo submerge on the approach of vehicles only to surface seconds later to shot and gamble their displeasure as the crocodiles sun bathe on the river banks mouths agape.Between meals there is optional visit to the maasai villages for an insight to their culture if clients so wish. Meals and overnight at Campsite. (B,L,D). Optional Balloon Safari at US$385.
Day 4.Lake Nakuru National Park
Breakfast at campsite and depart for Lake Nakuru arriving in time for lunch at campsite. Lake Nakuru is referred as pink lake for it's thousands of pink flamingos and other bird life-it's a bird watchers paradise. It has a surprisingly number of animals, it is a rhino sanctuary and the "Big Five except the elephant can be seen here, afternoon game drive .Dinner and overnight at Campsite. (B,L,D).
Day 5.Samburu National Reserve.
After breakfast at Lake Nakuru depart for Samburu stopping at the Equator point for pictures and Thomson Falls. Enroute lunch, proceed through changing terrain to Samburu at the rugged semi-desert region at the north. Arrive for dinner and overnight at Campsite.(B,L,D).
Day 6.Samburu National Reserve.
Early morning and afternoon game viewing drive at Samburu in search of the rarely found species of wildgame like the rare liver-red reticulated giraffe, grevy's zebra, the long necked gerenuk antelopes. beisa Oryx, blue flanked Somali ostrich, vulturine guinea fowl and also braving lions on the grass, leopards in the trees and plenty of other plains game. In between meals there is optional visit to the Samburu villages if clients so wish. All meals and overnight at Campsite.(B,L,D).
Day 7.Mt. Kenya
Depart Samburu after breakfast and drive to the shoulders of Mt. Kenya arriving at campsite next to Mountain Rock Hotel for lunch. Rest of the day at leisure enjoying the spectacular views of the mountain and the beautiful scenery in the environs.Dinner and overnight at campsite.(L,D).
Day 8.Amboseli National Park.
Breakfast at the Campsite and depart for Amboseli via Nairobi for enroute Lunch.Proceed to Amboseli at the foothills of the mighty snow-capped Mt.Kilimanjaro, Africa's highest peak,Arrive Amboseli for dinner and overnight at campsite.(L,D).
Morning and afternoon game viewing drive inside the Park. Amboseli is a photogenic Park and hosts a great number of game and birdlife including the lion, Huge herds of elephant and the splendid cheetah. Enjoy early morning spectacular views of the snow-capped Mountain.All meals and overnight at campsite(B,L,D).
Day 10.Tsavo West.
After breakfast depart for Tsavo west arriving in time for Lunch. Afternoon game drive to Visit Mzima springs. Dinner and over night at campsite.
After breakfast depart for Nairobi arriving in the afternoon, transfer to the airport for your flight out.
Safari Price per person USD2750(joining others)
Daily departures,minimum 4 persons.
Transportation in tourist minibuses with HF Radio communication and pop-up roof for easy viewing and photographing,Full board accommodation in 2 man semi permanent tents, beddings, mattresses,3 meals a day prepared by our safari cook,Camping equipment,park entrance fees, services of English speaking skilled and experienced driver/guide,Air rescue service fee,extensive game drives in the national parks, free Airport transfers in Nairobi,
Any Nairobi overnights, beverages, sleeping bags, tips, visas, laundry, drinking mineral water,optional activities or items of personal nature, Personal and luggage insurance.