7 Days Kenya Exclusive

7 Days
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Activity Level
Light
Transport
4X4 Land Cruiser
Comfort Level
Luxury

Trip Overview

Day 1: Welcome to Kenya

Day 2: Lake Nakuru National Park

Day 3: Travel to the Masai Mara

Day 4: Whole day game drives in Masai Mara Game Reserve

Day 5: Whole day game drives in Masai Mara Game Reserve

Day 6: Lake Naivasha for a boat safari

Day 7: Departure

Itinerary

Day 1: Welcome to Kenya

A guide/driver will pick you up from Jomo Kenyatta International Airport upon your arrival and will drive you to your hotel for the night; 

Meals included: No Meals
Accommodation: Karen Country Resort
Day 2: Lake Nakuru National park

Enjoy an en-route game drive into Lake Nakuru Game Park when you drive towards it. Stop over at Thomson Falls and Rift Valley viewpoint where you can take photos. Continue the drive to the floor of the Great Rift Valley surrounded by bushy and wooden grassland to your destination; Lake Nakuru National Park. This park is ideal for game drives, hiking and bird watching because of its surrounding escarpment and picturesque ridges.

 

Meals included: Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner
Accommodation: Sarova Lion Hill Game Lodge
Day 3 - 5: Masai Mara Expedition

Today you drive towards the border of Tanzania to the Great Masai Mara game reserve. In July- October annually, 2 million ungulates migrate from this game reserve to the Serengeti national park alongside predators like lions, cheetahs, hyenas and leopards following to prey on the weak and slow wildebeests, zebras or antelopes. When you reach the gate, enjoy an en-route game drive towards your accommodation option that is a tented camp which will be your home for 3 nights.

Enjoy whole day game drive safaris in Masai Mara game reserve on days 4 and 5. If you make an early drive before sun rise, you will see predators after a night hunt and return to the Camp for breakfast. Enjoy the Big 5 in their natural habitat. You can pack a lunch and have a picnic in the game reserve. Remember not to litter or feed the animals. After an exciting day in the park, return to the Camp and relax as you see other animals at the front or side of our tent.

 

Meals included: Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner
Accommodation: Mara Ngenche Safari Camp
Day 6: Lake Naivasha for a boat safari

Relax as you drive out of Masai Mara and arrive at Lake Naivasha for a late lunch.

Lake Naivasha is home to a variety of wildlife including a large number of hippos that enter people’s gardens in search for food at night. This freshwater lake has a good fish population like crayfish, tilapia, black bass which in turn attracts fish eating birds like Great Cormorants, Fish Eagles, Pelicans and different types of Kingfishers.

Go for an afternoon boat cruise on Lake Naivasha to see birds and hippos.

 

Meals included: Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner
Accommodation: Enashipai Resort and Spa
Day 7: Departure

After breakfast, you will be returned to Nairobi. Unfortunately this is the end of your 12 day tour with AA Safaris.

Depending on what time your international flight is, you can do an optional activity in Nairobi though it will be at your own expense. An AA Safaris guide/driver will drive you to Jomo Kenyatta International Airport.

Note: Make sure your international flight is after 4 PM. If you need an extra night in Nairobi, contact your AA Safaris consultant who will make the arrangements at an additional cost.

Meals included: No Meals
Accommodation: No accmmodation

Expectations

Enjoy this 7 days in African wilderness rewarded by Mother Nature allowing you to appreciate wild animals, bird life, fauna and water bodies as you adventure through Kenya’s famous wonders like Lake Nakuru known for flamingos, Masai Mara Game reserve whose very Savannah land is where the Great wildebeest migration occurs annually. Relax on a boat safari on Lake Naivasha as your guide tells you how birds and animals like hippos and crocodiles survive drinking this salty lake water.

Accomodations

Karen Country Resort
Karen Country Resort. This resort is located outside the busy Nairobi city center and is close to several tourist attractions like Karen Blixen Museum, Giraffe center, elephant orphanage, Nairobi National park. Depending on what time you arrive, you can visit these places at your own expense.
Sarova Lion Hill Game Lodge
Sarova Lion hill Game Lodge is where you will arrive in the late afternoon and will be your residence for the 2 nights. The lodge overlooks the spectacular flamingo pink rimmed Lake Nakuru. Most rooms and sitting areas afford stunning views of the Lake and the park. The lodge blends with its surrounding nature with landscape that has tall acacia trees and winding walkways.
Mara Ngenche Safari Camp
For the next three nights live at Mara Ngenche Safari Camp which is unfenced and overlooks the Mara and Talek rivers. It is designed to allow the unrestricted movement of wildlife on the campgrounds rewarding you with a close-up view of the wild game as they enjoy the relaxing atmosphere by the tents thus giving you a true African wilderness experience at a stone’s throw distance.
Enashipai Resort and Spa
Enashipai Resort and Spa will be your place for the night’s stay. It offers views of Lake Naivasha it has an outdoor heated swimming pool and free access to Wi-Fi.

Availability and Prices

Included
  • Transfers upon arrival and departure
  • Accommodation as indicated in the itinerary
  • Meals as indicated in the itinerary
  • Daily activities and excursions as indicated in the itinerary
Excluded
  • 1 chimpanzee permit per person (a US$ 150 value)
  • 1 gorilla permit per person
  • Park-entrance fees according to the program
  • English speaking Ugandan & Tanzanian driver/guide;
  • All gratuities
  • Airfare to and from destination
  • Domestic flights
  • All expenses of personal nature (e.g. drinks, laundry, optional activities, souvenirs cancellation insurance or any other travel insurance
  • Visas
  • Alcoholic beverages