Best of Kenya Safari that gets you driving through central Kenya as you enjoy the spectacular views of the Kikuyu settlements and coffee plantations, proceeding north across the equator to the rugged landscapes of Samburu National Reserve.

Safari tour package:
A custom, tailor-made, private safari
Price per person*:
$1930 - $2770
Includes internal flights:
Length of safari:
7 days
Best months:
All year
Countries visited:
Parks visited:
Activity level:
Easy - Game drives, bush dinners
Safari type:
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*Prices are estimates and used as guidelines only. Please contact the tour operator for an exact quote.
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Please note: This Safari will depart any day of the week with a minimum of 2 persons booking.
Transportation can either be by a safari minibus or by 4x4 Land Cruiser (Jeep), depending on your choice or budget too.
The Safari can be customized further if you like. Kindly make an enquiry email to let us know if you would want some changes included in the itinerary.

Day 1: Nairobi/Samburu

Depart Nairobi in the morning and drive through central Kenya while enjoying the views of the Kikuyu homesteads and the various markets and north across the equator to Samburu National Reserve arriving Samburu Game Lodge in time lunch. Afternoon game drive. Dinner and overnight at the Samburu Game Lodge.
Approx transit time: 6 hrs
Meal plan: L, D

Day 2: Samburu

Spend the entire day in Samburu, where you get to enjoy an early morning as well as a late afternoon game drive. As noted, Samburu is a beautiful and and game abundant park, home to rarely found species such as the Beisa Oryx, Grevy's zebra, blue-necked Somali ostrich and reticulated giraffe. Optional activities could include a visit to a local Samburu village or a guided nature and bird walk. All meals and overnight at the Samburu Game Lodge.
Meal plan:B, L, D

Day 3: Mountain Lodge

Depart Samburu after breakfast and drive to the lower slopes of Mt. Kenya arriving Serena Mountain Lodge (tree hotel) in time for lunch. Relax the afternoon away as you watch game from the balcony with an optional guided nature walk. Overnight floodlit game viewing - Mountain Lodge rightfully boasts of having the highest record of animal visits and sightings in the area. Dinner and overnight.
Approx transit time: 4 hrs
Meal plan: B, L, D

Day 4: Lake Nakuru

Depart again after breakfast driving to the floor of the Rift Valley - to Lake Nakuru National Park making a brief stop at Nyahururu Thomson Falls. Arrive Sarova Lion Hill Lodge in time for lunch. Afternoon game drive.
Besides the flamingos that the lake is famous for, there are approx 400 other species of birds visiting the lake. Also, many species of game can be found in the park including the introduced Rothschild's giraffe, black and white rhino, waterbuck, reedbuck, lion, buffalo, leopard, baboon and many species of plains game.
Dinner and overnight at the lodge.
Approx transit time: 3 hrs
Meal plan: L, D


Day 5: Lake Nakuru/Maasai Mara

Depart Lake Nakuru after breakfast and drive further along the floor of the Rift Valley to Maasai Mara Game Reserve arriving Mara Sarova Tented Camp in time for lunch. Afternoon game drive. Dinner and overnight at the luxury tented camp.
Approx transit time: 6 hrs
Meal plan: B, L, D

Day 6: Maasai Mara

Spend the day in Maasai Mara, Kenya's most popular game sanctuary where you will have the best opportunity of spotting the Big Five - lion, leopard, buffalo, rhino and elephant.
Game drives are flexible, with the option of going out with picnic lunch boxes to spend entire day in the the park, or you can choose to have early morning and late afternoon game drives. You will also have the option of visiting a local Maasai village (US$20 per person).
All meals and overnight Mara Sarova Tented Camp.
Meal plan: B, L, D

Day 7: Maasai Mara/Nairobi

Another early morning game drive in Maasai Mara, then depart after breakfast and drive back to Nairobi arriving approx 13:00hrs. Drop at your hotel or transfer to the airport for onward flight home.
End of Services.
Approx transit time: 6 hrs
Meal plan: B

Please Note: In case your group consists of a number other than what is mentioned above, kindly enquire for the price to apply.

Prices Include:

  • Transportation in a custom safari minibus OR 4x4 jeep with pop-up roof ideal for game viewing and sightseeing.
  • Services of a trained and experienced English speaking driver/guide
  • Full Board accommodation in all lodges and luxury camps
  • Bottled drinking water for use during the safari
  • Game drives as mentioned
  • All taxes plus Park entry fees

Not Included:

  • International air transportation to and from Nairobi.
  • All other expenses of personal nature such as visas, travel/baggage insurance, laundry, beverages, tips etc.

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Africa Safari Discovery

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- Our main focus is: Mid-level safaris
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Since: Jan 2003

Parks you will visit

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Animals you will see

African buffalo
African buffalo
African caracal
African caracal
Bat-eared fox
Bat-eared fox
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Activities you can do

Horseback riding
Horseback riding
Bird watching
Bird watching
Boating / canoeing
Boating / canoeing
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Bush walks
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Rock climbing
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