FRIDAY: NAIROBI - LAKE NAKURU
At 09:00hrs commence your safari, driving due west out of Nairobi, ascending to the edge of the Great Rift Valley, for a dramatic and panoramic descent, down the Great Rift Valley escarpment, to the floor below. Make a photographic stop at a view point before descent.
Continue along the Rift Valley Floor to Lake Nakuru National Park.
On entrance to the Park, brief game viewing drive en route to the Lodge for lunch.
Further game viewing drive late afternoon, in this most popular bird viewing area, with guaranteed rhino sighting!
Thereafter return to SAROVA LION HILL LODGE for dinner and overnight.
SATURDAY: LAKE NAKURU – MAASAI MARA
After breakfast, depart at 07:30 hrs.’ for the world famous Maasai Mara National Reserve, driving along the Rift Valley floor, via Mai Mahiu Town, where you turn left towards the Maasai Mara – going past Narok Town (the Maasai Capital).
Arrive at Sarova Mara Camp in time for lunch.
Afternoon game viewing drive (at 16:00 hrs) in the Maasai Mara Game Reserve, generally acclaimed as the finest game viewing area in the world!
Return to the camp at sunset, for dinner and overnight at SAROVA MARA CAMP.
SUNDAY: MAASAI MARA
Morning and afternoon game viewing drives / optional full day game drive with packed lunches.
All meals and overnight at SAROVA MARA CAMP.
MONDAY: MAASAI MARA - NAIROBI
Breakfast at the Lodge. Depart for Nairobi.
Upon arrival at around midday transferred to the hotel.
Rest of the day at leisure.
At 18:30 hrs, transferred to Carnivore restaurant for a welcome Kenya dinner – a typical Nyama Choma (barbecued meat) – ‘beast of a feast’ affair.
Thereafter return transfer to the SAROVA PANAFRIC for overnight.
TUESDAY: NAIROBI – AMBOSELI
Breakfast at the hotel.
At 08:00 Hrs, commence drive due south of Nairobi, along the Nairobi/Mombasa Highway for the first 125 KM (02 hrs drive) before turning due East towards Mount Kilimanjaro.
The drive thence is through typical African savanna country dotted with local homesteads and colourful Masai herdsmen grazing their cattle.
On entrance to the Park, Game viewing en route to your Lodge, located at the centre of the Park, for lunch. In the afternoon, further game viewing drive in this park which is one of the best in Africa to spot large herds of Elephants up close, with the immense grandeur of Mount Kilimanjaro, the highest peak in Africa, as a picturesque background.
Dinner and overnight at OLTUKAI LODGE.
WEDNESDAY: AMBOSELI – NAMANGA – ARUSHA – TARANGIRE
Dawn game viewing drive with a chance to catch the snow-capped Mount Kilimanjaro at its spectacular best – weather permitting!
Return to the Lodge for breakfast.
At 09:00 hrs, exit the Park and drive towards the border town of Namanga to arrive at around 10:30hrs.
After customs and immigration formalities, change vehicle and continue to Tanzania.
Arrive in time for lunch at a hotel in Arusha.
At 14:00 hrs, depart Arusha and drive towards Tarangire National Park.
On entrance to the Park commence game viewing drive to culminate in ANGATA TARANGIRE CAMP for dinner and overnight.
THURSDAY: TARANGIRE – L. MANYARA - KARATU
Dawn game viewing in Tarangire National park followed by breakfast at the Camp.
After Breakfast depart for Lake Manyara national Park for a game drive.
Lunch will be picnic.
Later continue to Karatu highlands for dinner and overnight at COUNTRY LODGE / KARATU SIMBA LODGE.
FRIDAY: KARATU - SERENGETI
After an early breakfast, depart for Serengeti National Park with enroute game viewing drive in the Ndutu área as you exit Ngorongoro Conservation Area.
Lunch will be picnic so as to commence game viewing immediately on entrance to the Park.
Arrive at ANG'ATA SERENGETI CAMP located in central Serengeti in the late afternoon for dinner and overnight.
Full day of game veiwing at Serengeti National Park.
During the rainy season, migration herds are found on almost all the wide Plains of the Park.
Today you have 02 options:
Full day game veiwing with picnic lunch boxes.
Sunrise and sunset game drives returning to the Lodge for lunch.
In Serengeti you will have the opportunity to sight the big: the lion, elephant, buffalo, leopard and rhino.
All meals and overnight at ANGATA SERENGETI CAMP.
SUNDAY: SERENGETI – NGORONGORO
Early Breakfast at the Lodge.
Depart for Ngorongoro Conservation area to arrive at 10:30 hrs, on arrival descend to the bottom of the crater for a crater tour.
A truly unique wildlife experience.
Lunch will be picnic.
In the afternoon, ascend the crater for dinner and overnight in ANG’ATA NGORONGORO CAMP.
MONDAY: NGORONGORO – ARUSHA
Breakfast at the Camp.
Exit the Ngorongoro Conservation Area and drive to Arusha.
On arrival, drop off at the your Arusha Hotel / Airport.