THE SAFARI: 3 DAYS LAKE NAKURU & LAKE NAIVASHA
DEPARTURE: DEPARTS DAILY FROM NAIROBI
DESTINATION:LAKE NAKURU NATIONAL PARK & LAKE NAIVASHA
Price is determined by the level of Accommodation.
LUXURY : In luxury camps/Lodge with a 4 by 4 safari land cruiser.Price per person(USD $ 850)
STANDARD : In Luxury camp with a safari van or with 4 by 4 safari land cruiser and budget accommodation.Price per person(USD $ 770)
ECONOMY / BUDGET OPTION: Safari in budget accommodation and 4 by 4 Toyota safari van price per person(USD $ 690)
MAJOR ATTRACTIONS IN LAKE NAKURU
Flamingo (Greater and Lesser) and other water birds including a variety of terrestrial birds numbering about 450 species in total.
Mammals: 56 different species including white rhinos,waterbuck etc.
View-points: Lion hill, Baboon cliff and Out of Africa
Hills: Enasoit, Honeymoon, Lion hill ridge etc
Unique vegetation: About 550 different plant species including the unique and biggest euphorbia forest in Africa, Picturesque landscape and yellow acacia woodlands.
HOW TO GET THERE
By road in a 4 by 4 toyota safari jeep or 4 by 4 toyota safari van with game viewing roof hatch and uhf radio.
MAJOR ATTRACTIONS IN LAKE NAIVASHA
The lake is approximately 139km sqd and is the Highest of the rift valley Lakes at 1,884m(6,180ft).Much of it is surrouded by the flower farms increasing by fewer swamps.It is neverthelss pristine and rich with birdlife.
The lake is home to a variety of wildlife with over 400 species of birds.
There is a sizable population of hippos in the Lake.Lake Naivasha is accessible by road
The safari itinerary
Day 1: Nairobi /Lake Nakuru; You will be picked from the hotel in Nairobi. Our journey to Lake Nakuru will cut across the Great Rift Valley, with Mt Longonot in the background. You will also see the enchanting Lake Naivasha, the highest and purest of the Great Rift Valley lakes.We will arrive in time for lunch at the Merica Hotel in Lake Nakuru National park. After lunch, we will set out for an afternoon game viewing drive. The park is renown to be a bird watchers’ paradise due to the numerous populations of birds, the most famous being the thousands of flamingos which form a very beautiful deep pink coloration around the edges of the lake shore. Apart from these flamingos and other over 400 species of birds, 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.We have a late evening game drive. We return for dinner and overnight at the Merica Hotel
Day 2: Lake Nakuru /Lake Naivasha; You will have a early breakfast at the Merica hotel and then with a game drive check out from Lake Nakuru and begin our journey to Lake Naivasha. We arrive in time for lunch at the Lake Naivasha Sopa Lodge. You spend the afternoon with leisure on your own. We can also take you for a boat ride at Lake Naivasha (payable direct at the lake and the cost not included in our price). We conduct you for an evening walk around the lake and then return for dinner and overnight at the Lake Naivasha Sopa Lodge.
Day 3: Lake Naivasha/ Nairobi; After breakfast at the Lake Naivasha Sopa Lodge, we leave for Nairobi. We drive slowly and make stop-overs along the way to allow you enjoy the beauty of the Great Rift Valley. We arrive in the capital city early afternoon and drop you at the place of your choice within Nairobi.
OUR PRICES INCLUDES:
- Exclusive transport in a safari tour jeep or safari van with a game viewing roof hatch and UHF radio
- Game drives for the tour as described
- Driver / tour guide experienced in game spotting.
- Fuel, driver and car park fees, driver's allowance.
- All park entry fees for clients, Mineral Water and Lunch.
1L of mineral water every day.
Items of personal nature
Listed below are hotels/lodges/resorts that the safari tour operator can accomodate for you.