Tour Name: Cheetah Safari
Tour Code: JKL009
Duration: 7 Days | 6 Nights
Departure Days: Daily Departures with exclusive use of vehicle and driver/guide
Mode of transport car:
Itinerary: Samburu,Aberdares,Lake Nakuru,Maasai Mara
Day 1. Nairobi-Maasai Mara National Reserve.
Depart Nairobi in the Morning 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 (maasailand), see red-clad maasai warriors tend their multi-colored herds amongst plains game. Game viewing enroute to lodge for lunch. Afternoon game drive inside the most scenic park in Kenya where great concentration of game is seen including the "Big Five". Dinner and overnight at Mara sopa lodge/similar.
Day 2. Maasai Mara National Reserve.
Breakfast at lodge and leave with picnic lunches for a full day of 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 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 sunbathe 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 Mara sopa lodge/ Similar.
Day 3. Lake Nakuru National Park
Breakfast and afterwards depart for Lake Nakuru arriving in time for lunch. Lake Nakuru is referred as pink lake for it's thousands of pink flamingos and other birdlife - 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 Lake Nakuru Lodge/Sarova Lion Hill lodge.
Day 4. Samburu National Reserve.
Early morning game viewing drive to savour the beauty of the park and go searching for any wild game you might have missed previously, look for warthogs and water bucks as you leave the Park ,Breakfast at lodge and depart for Samburu crossing the Equator to the rugged semi-desert region in the northern Kenya. Arrive in time for lunch at lodge. Afternoon game drive to search for the "stars of Samburu". Dinner and overnight at Samburu sopa lodge/Serena lodge/Similar.
Day 5. Samburu
Early morning and afternoon game viewing drive at Samburu in search of the rarely found species of wild game like the 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 Samburu Sopa lodge/ Serena lodge/Similar.
Day 6. Treetops/The Ark.
Morning game drive in Samburu. Breakfast and depart for Treetops in the Aberdares National Park arriving in time for lunch at the Outspan Country Club. Afternoon transfer to Treetops Lodge for floodlit game viewing among them Elephants, Rhino, Leopard, Bushbuck, Elusive Bongo , Giant Forest Hog etc. Dinner and overnight at the Treetops Lodge/the Ark Lodge.
Day 7. Nairobi
Breakfast and depart for Nairobi arriving in the afternoon. Transfer to the airport for your flight out.
Using Sopa Lodges...
Price For each of 2 persons sharing USD1915
Price For each of 4 persons sharing USD1675
Price For each of 6 persons sharing USD1598
For April-June and November-Dec Kindly enquire
Daily departures,minimum in 2 persons.
Inclusive in cost:
Transportation in tourist minibuses with HF Radio communication and pop-up roof for easy viewing and photographing. Full board accommodation on safari based on twin sharing,drinking mineral water,All 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.
Exclusive in cost:
Nairobi overnight,Alcoholic drinks, beverages, Airport departure Tax, tips, visas, laundry, Personal Toiletries, international flights, personal & baggage insurance. optional activities or items of personal nature.