Safari in Details
Day – 1 Nairobi – Masai Mara, Kenya
Met upon arrival or picked up from your city hotel for your 3 days Masai Mara safari tour and drive through The Great African Rift Valley, through Narok Town and arrive at Mara Sentrim Camp for lunch.
The camp offers 10 tents spread out in serene surroundings amongst acacia trees surrounding the camp. The main guest area consists of the reception, lounge area, restaurant and bar.
Afternoon game drive in search for the black-manned Lions, Cheetah, Elephant, Buffalo and other animals of the same order.
Dinner and overnight stay at Mara Sentrim.
Day – 2 Masai Mara, Kenya
Explore now this natural wonder of Masai Mara dedicated to extensive plains which include not only the well known predatory animals but also Zebras, Wildebeest, Giraffes, Hippos and the dangerous Crocodiles.
All meals and overnight at Mara Sentrim.
Day – 3 Masai Mara to Lake Nakuru
Breakfast and thereafter drive to Lake Nakuru National Park to arriving at Sarova Lion Hill Lodge for lunch.
The Lodge is set on a plateau in an elevation above Lake Nakuru with 67 chalets all overlooking the lake, within the Lake Nakuru National Park.
Afternoon game drive in the world’s largest ornithological paradise and also a home for the Pink Flamingos, black and white colobus monkey, black and white Rhino.
Dinner and overnight at Sarova Lion Hill Lodge.
Day – 4 Lake Nakuru to Aberdare National Park, Kenya
Breakfast and thereafter depart for the Aberdares via the Nyahururu Falls, formerly Thomson Falls, to arrive at the Aberdare Country Club for lunch.
Afternoon transfer with the lodge based vehicle into Aberdare National Park and on to The Ark Lodge for bird watching and overnight floodlit game viewing from the lodge viewing decks.
Ark Lodge, set in the heart of the Aberdare National Park, is a unique tree lodge with a veranda that overlooks a floodlit waterhole and saltlick allowing undisturbed views of wildlife visiting the waterhole.
Elephant, rhino, leopard, bushbuck and occasionally an elusive bongo and giant forest hog have been sighted. The 60 guest rooms are all en-suite.
All cabins have private bathrooms with shower, and are comfortably furnished with bedside lamps and carpeted floors to ward off the evening and morning chill. Resembling and named after Noah’s Ark, The Ark Tree Lodge is designed with ‘decks’ from which numerous balconies and lounges provide superb vantage points for game viewing.
A ground level bunker provides excellent photographic opportunities and takes you closer than you would believe possible to the wildlife.
Dinner and overnight at The Ark Lodge.
Day – 5 Aberdare to Nairobi, Kenya
Breakfast and thereafter transfer to the base hotel to meet your safari driver-guide for your journey back to Nairobi city hotel and end your 4 /12 days Masai Mara, Lake Nakuru, Aberdare lodge Safari.
Children below 7 years are not admitted at the Ark Lodge and/or Treetops Lodge. Only an overnight rucksack is permitted at the tree lodges owing to limited space in the cabins. Excess luggage is stored at the base hotel. Travellers are advised to pack warm clothing for the Aberdare National Park since nights are pretty chilly.
The above itinerary may be rerouted to operate on the reverse direction in which case the price remains unchanged.
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