DAY 1 - NAIROBI
Meet on arrival at the Jomo Kenyatta International Airport. Transfer to your hotel by AV Tours driver guide. Check in for overnight with a welcome drink and safari briefing.
Boulevard Hotel - www.hotelboulevard.com
Jacaranda Hotel - www.jacarandahotels.com
DAY 2 - NAIROBI-MOUNT KENYA
Commence your safari at 09.00hrs and drive north to one of the Tree Lodges arriving in time for lunch. Throughout the day and night forest animals visit the waterhole and saltlick, ensuring you many exciting moments just all coming to you while sipping your coffee or tea at the balcony. Dinner and overnight at either of the lodges.
Mountain Lodge - www.serenahotels.com
The Ark Lodge - www.thearkkenya.com
DAY 3 - MOUNT KENYA-NAKURU
After breakfast depart for Lake Nakuru National park passing through Thomsons Fall in Nyahururu arrive before lunch at Lake Nakuru Lodge. Afternoon proceed for a game drives. Lake Nakuru National Park, which was created in 1961.The lake lies in the park and has been given the conservation worlds Ramsar site designation. It is a shallow soda lake and most famous of the Great Rift Valley lakes with "the world's greatest ornithological spectacle". The lake is very shallow and level fluctuates by up to four meters annually. The hundred thousands of flamingoes are decorating the shores to full pink, whereby they migrate from time to time if food gets scarce, to one of the other lakes in the great rift Valley. In the grassland, bush, forest and rocky cliffs, surrounding the lake, are many animals to be viewed,the white and the black rhino, the rare Rothschilds giraffe, waterbucks, warthogs and large herds of buffalo, Thomson's gazelles, the leopard, hyrax and hippos. To many to mention them all. Dinner and overnight at the lodge/camp.
Maili Saba Camp - www.mailisabacamp.com
Lake Nakuru Lodge - www.lakenakurulodge.com
Sarova Lion Hill - www.sarovahotels.com
DAY 4 - NAKURU
Spend another day in the Lk Nakuru National Park morning and afternoon game drives.
All meals and overnight at the lodge or tented camp.
DAY 5 - NAKURU-MASAI MARA GAME RESERVE
Drive across the floor of the Great Rift Valley to Masai Mara National Reserve. The afternoon is spent game viewing.Masai Mara is one the most famous reserves in Africa. This is the Kenyan section of the Serengeti plains and wildlife bounds. The Mara is 1,510 sq. Kms of open grasslands dotted with the distinctive flat topped acacia trees. It is watered by the tree-lined Mara river and its tributary the Talek river. The western border of the park is spectacular Oloololo Escarpment. It is also a difficult part of the Mara to access because of the swampy grounds. There is plenty of game in the Mara. The concentration of game is at its highest in the months of July through October when the Mara is the host to the annual migration of more than two million wildebeest.
Dinner and overnight at lodge or camp
Olumara Camp - www.olumara.com
Mara Serena Lodge - www.serenalodges.com
Mara Sarova Camp - www.sarovahotels.com
DAY 6 - MASAI MARA GAME RESERVE
Spend a full day in the Masai Mara with morning and afternoon game drives. All meals and overnight at your lodge or tented camp.
DAY 7 - MASAI MARA- LAKE NAIVASHA
After breakfast depart for Naivasha. Arriving before lunch at your lodge. Afternoon proceed for the Hell's Gate National Park and the nature walk down in the Njorowa Gorge or tour the park by mountain Bike (this is excluded) Returning to lodge/camp for dinner and overnight.
Lake Naivasha Sopa Lodge - www.sopalodges.com
Great Rift Valley Lodge - www.heritage-eastafrica.com
DAY 8 - NAIVASHA- AMBOSELI NATIONAL PARK
After breakfast depart for Amboseli, with a short coffee stop at Namanga, the Kenyan border post town between Kenya and Tanzania. Proceed to Amboseli with a game drive en-route to check-in at your lodge before lunch. After lunch time to relax and proceed for game drives at 16.00hrs. Amboseli National Park is one of the 'oldest' parks of Kenya and famous for its scenery with a background the silhouette of snow-capped Mount Kilimanjaro. The largest herds of elephants are here to be found. Lake Amboseli is a seasonal soda lake that occupies a third of the park. Dinner and overnight at the lodge.
Oltukai Lodge - www.oltukailodge.com
Amboseli Serena Lodge - www.serenahotels.com
Amboseli Sopa Lodge - www.sopalodges.com
Sentrim Amboseli - www.sentrim-hotels.com
DAY 9 - AMBOSELI- NAIROBI
Depart from your camp after breakfast and proceed to Nairobi arriving in the early afternoon and dropping off at the Jomo Kenyatta International airport for your onward flight with the option of extending to Mombasa beach resorts or Zanzibar (excluded).
Listed below are hotels/lodges/resorts that the safari tour operator can accomodate for you.