CRADLE OF MANKIND

Safari tour package:
A custom, tailor-made, private safari
Price per person*:
$5200 - $7340
Includes internal flights:
No
Length of safari:
20+ days
Best months:
All year
Countries visited:
Parks visited:
Activity level:
Easy - Game drives, bush dinners
Safari type:
Cultural safaris Cultural Birding safaris Birding Boating safaris Boating
*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/Tsavo West

Depart Nairobi in the morning driving along Nairobi-Mombasa Highway to Tsavo West National Park arriving Sentrim Tsavo in time for lunch. Afternoon game drive in the vast park, searching for the herds of the red elephants as well as other resident game including lions. Dinner and overnight at the tented camp.
Approx Transit time: 5.5 hrs
Meal Plan: L, D

Day 2: Tsavo West

Spend the entire day in Tsavo West National Park, a park that contains a diversity of habitats and a mountainous scenic landscape and teams with wildlife – the lion, buffalo, elephant, cheetah, leopard, hippo, rhino and thousands of savannah wildlife. Morning and afternoon game drive including a visit to Mzima Springs, (North of the park) where hippos and fish can be seen in crystal clear water that has filtered underground from Chyulu Hills gushing below a lava ridge into a series of clear pools. All meals and overnight at Sentrim Tsavo.
Meal Plan: B, L, D

Day 3: Tsavo West/Amboseli

After breakfast, drive through “Shetani” Lava Flows to Amboseli arriving Sentrim Amboseli Camp well in time for lunch. Afternoon game drive in the park, a park famous for its big game and great scenic beauty whose entire landscape is dominated by Mt Kilimanjaro. Dinner and overnight at the tented camp.
Approx Transit time: 2.5 hrs
Meal Plan: B, L, D

Day 4: Amboseli

Spend the day in Amboseli with morning and afternoon game drives. All meals and overnight at the Sentrim Amboseli Camp.
Meal Plan: B, L, D

Day 5: Amboseli/Nairobi/Mount Kenya

Depart after an early breakfast and drive via Nairobi with picnic lunch boxes enroute through Kikuyu countryside to the lower slopes of Mt. Kenya. Proceed for a visit to the Mau Mau caves with optional horse riding. Dinner and overnight at Bantu Mountain Lodge.
Meal Plan: B, L, D

Day 6: Mount Kenya/Samburu

Depart after breakfast and drive further north across the equator to Samburu National Reserve arriving Sentrim Samburu Camp in time lunch. Afternoon game drive. Dinner and overnight at the tented camp.
Approx Transit time: 3 hrs
Meal Plan: B, L, D

Day 7: Samburu

Spend the day in Samburu, with an early morning and late afternoon game drive. Samburu is a beautiful 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 include a visit to a local Samburu village, camel riding and guided nature and bird walks. All meals and overnight at Sentrim Samburu Camp.

Meal Plan: B, L, D

Day 8: Samburu/Marsabit

Depart after breakfast and drive to Marsabit National Park arriving for lunch at Chicho Hotel. Afternoon game drive. Dinner and overnight at the lodge.
Meal Plan: L, D

Day 9: Marsabit

Spend the day in Marsabit with morning and afternoon game drives. All meals and overnight at Chicho Hotel.
Meal Plan: B, L, D

Day 10: Marsabit / Loiyangalani

After breakfast drive to Loiyangalani arriving for lunch at Malabo Resort. Afternoon activities including visits to Lake Turkana, Desert Museum and Eliye Springs. Dinner and overnight at the lodge.
Meal Plan: B, L, D

Day 11: Loiyangalani

Spend the day in Loiyangalani with a visit to the Central Island National Park. All meals and overnight at Malabo Resort.
Meal Plan: B, L, D

Day 12: Loiyangalani/Maralal

Depart after breakfast and drive to Maralal arriving for lunch at Ngari Hill Guesthouse. Afternoon visit Maralal Game Sanctuary. Dinner and overnight at the guesthouse.
Meal Plan: B, L, D

Day 13: Maralal

Spend the day in Maralal with optional activities including camel riding, whitewater rafting and a visit to the old Kenyatta House. All meals and overnight at Ngari Hill Guesthouse.
Meal Plan: B, L, D

Day 14: Maralal/Lake Bogoria

After breakfast drive to Lake Bogoria Game Reserve arriving for lunch at Lake Bogoria Resort & Spa. Afternoon visit to the hotsprings and geysers. Dinner and overnight at the resort.
Meal Plan: B, L, D

Day 15: Lake Bogoria/Lake Nakuru

Depart after breakfast and drive to Lake Nakuru National Park arriving for lunch at Flamingo Hill Camp. 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 tented camp.
Meal Plan: B, L, D

Day 16: Lake Nakuru/Lake Naivasha

Another morning game drive in Nakuru, then depart for Naivasha arriving Lake Naivasha Sopa Lodge in time for lunch. Afternoon boat ride on Lake Naivasha and a walking safari at Crescent Island, one of the few places in the world where one can wander on foot amidst wild animals - there are no predators. Dinner and overnight at the lodge.
Approx Transit time: 1.5 hrs
Meal Plan: B, L, D

 

Day 17: Lake Naivasha/Maasai Mara

Depart after breakfast and drive further along the floor of the Rift Valley to Maasai Mara, arriving Mara Sopa Lodge in time for lunch. Afternoon game drive as you get a feel of this vast game filled reserve. Dinner and overnight at the lodge.
Approx Transit time: 5 hrs
Meal Plan: B, L, D

Day 18 & 19: Maasai Mara

Spend two days 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). Morning and afternoon game drives. There will also be an optional visit to a local Maasai village. All meals and overnight at Mara Sopa Lodge.
Meal Plan: B, L, D

 

Day 20: Back to Nairobi/Out

Another early morning game drive in Mara, then drive back to Nairobi arriving approx. 1300 hrs. Drop off at your hotel or transfer to the airport for onward flight home. End of services.
Approx Transit time: 5.5 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:

  • Private transportation in a 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 the lodges and tented camp
  • 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
  • Christmas and New Year supplements
  • All other expenses of personal nature such as visas, travel/baggage insurance, laundry, beverages, tips etc.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Listed below are hotels/lodges/resorts that the safari tour operator can accomodate for you.

  • -SENTRIM TSAVO LODGE
  • -SENTRIM AMBOSELI CAMP
  • -BANTU MOUNTAIN LODGE
  • -SENTRIM SAMBURU CAMP
  • -CHICO HOTEL
  • -MALABO RESORT
  • -NGARI HILL GUEST HOUSE
  • - LAKE BOGORIA RESORT & SPA
  • - FLAMINGO HILL TENTED CAMP
  • - LAKE NAIVASHA SOPA LODGE
  • - MARA SOPA LODGE

Africa Safari Discovery

- We offer private/custom safaris
- We offer group tours/safaris
- 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

Aardvark
Aardvark
African buffalo
African buffalo
African caracal
African caracal
Baboon
Baboon
Bat-eared fox
Bat-eared fox
Rhinoceros
Rhinoceros
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Activities you can do

Horseback riding
Horseback riding
Bird watching
Bird watching
Boating / canoeing
Boating / canoeing
Bush walks
Bush walks
Rock climbing
Rock climbing
Cultural / Tribal visits
Cultural / Tribal visits
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