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This 7 days Kenya Highlights include all the classic safari highlights as well as a few lesser-known encounters alongside. Tailoring a tour to coincide with the spectacular wildebeest migration, during July and October, is one such way to ensure your experience gets off to the best possible start.
Witnessing a whole host of wildebeest, zebras, and gazelle, crossing the Mara River and fending off crocodiles in the process, is simply a phenomenal sight and certainly not to be missed during peak season. Elsewhere in Kenya, you’ll discover the Great Rift Valley where volcanic landscapes and hot thermal springs make a visit to the shores of Lake Bogoria another unforgettable highlight.
Of course, finding Lake Nakuru fringed by thousands of pink flamingos can really take some beating alongside the chance to spot Africa’s Big Five easing their thirst around the water’s edge From views of Kilimanjaro during a couple of nights in Amboseli National Park to organic encounters with local Masai communities, who’ve lived and worked in Kenya all their life, this is your chance to tailor a tour of Africa in the most exciting and authentic way possible
Met on arrival at the airport by our tour leader for your holiday briefing who will then introduce you to your driver-guide; depart for the drive to Masai Mara National Reserve arriving in time for lunch at lodge; short siesta before the afternoon game in the reserve in search of game. Dinner and overnight at Mara Sopa lodge
Today, you will spend the whole day on game drives. Since it is a private safari, in discussion with your driver guide the decision on how you want to spend the day is at your disposal. Like you can decide to have an early morning game drives returning back in time for breakfast, mid morning game drives before lunch and another game drives late in the afternoon or even have an early morning game drives with picnic breakfast thus having the entire morning on game drives returning back in time for lunch or even have an early morning breakfast and depart with picnic lunch thus spending the entire day on game drives returning back at your own time. Dinner and overnight at Mara Sopa Lodge or similar
Early breakfast thereafter drives with a game drive out of the reserve for the drive to Lake Naivasha, arriving in time for lunch at Naivasha. Afternoon driver to hell’s gate national park which is in the heart of the rift valley with hot springs/volcano as well visit the gorge with a nature guide who will give you an in-depth history of the volcanos. Dinner and overnight at Naivasha Sopa lodge
Early breakfast followed by departure today visit to Lake Bogoria National park where you will be able to see the beauty of the rift valley as well as more volcano. Dinner and overnight at Lake Nakuru Sopa lodge
Early morning game drives in search of the game around the lake with thousands of flamingo and also the only park you will have the guarantee of seeing the rhino in large numbers among other wildlife. After breakfast depart for the drive to Amboseli with lunch in Nairobi. You will arrive at Amboseli in time for late afternoon game drives en route to your lodge. Dinner and overnight at Amboseli Sopa Lodge
Early morning game drives in search of game and also this will be the best chance to see the famous Mt. Kilimanjaro which is just next to the park. Though Mt. Kilimanjaro is in Tanzania, the best place to see it clearly is in Amboseli more clearly than ever while on the Tanzanian side. You can decide also to have another game drive after breakfast or just relax at the lodge and enjoy the view. You will have an afternoon game drives after lunch. Dinner and overnight at Amboseli Sopa lodge.
Early breakfast and depart with a short game drive en-route out of the park for the drive back to Nairobi with a drop-off back at the airport.
NOTE: This safari combines very well for those who want to extend to Tanzania part
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