Classic Kenya Flying Safaris

Kenya is known for its spectacular wildlife, majestic beaches and for the sweeping vistas of the Great Rift Valley. The country is home to some of the best national parks and game reserves in Africa with diverse ecosystems.

Safari tour package:
A custom, tailor-made, private safari
Price per person*:
$4490 - $5690
Includes internal flights:
Yes
Length of safari:
8 days
Best months:
January - March, October - December
Countries visited:
Parks visited:
Activity level:
Easy - Game drives, bush dinners
Safari type:
Cultural safaris Cultural Birding safaris Birding Self-drive safaris Self-drive
*Prices are estimates and used as guidelines only. Please contact the tour operator for an exact quote.
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You will embark on a classic safari on the East African plains. As you travel through Kenya, spot great herds of elephant on the savanna, encounter Masai and Samburu warriors, search for the northern Big Five in Samburu and watch lion and leopard stalk gazelle in the Masai Mara. Begin and end your journey in the capital city of Nairobi where you can shop for handicrafts at the Masai market and learn about conservation efforts at the Daphne Sheldrick Elephant and Rhino Orphanage.

Day 1:Arrive Nairobi

Upon arrival in Nairobi, you will be welcomed by our representatives and accompanied to your hotel, which is located conveniently near the airport. Enjoy the rest of the day at leisure to relax and enjoy the amenities of your hotel. The wonderful hotel spa offers a variety of therapeutic treatments, including massages, facials, and aromatherapy. The Boma - 1 Night (B,D)

Day 2:To Samburu National Park

Today, fly to Samburu National Park, which is situated on the banks of the Ewaso Nyiro River in the dry northern reaches of Kenya. In this semi-arid setting, see Kenya's "northern Big Five": beisa oryx, reticulated giraffe, gerenuk, Grevy's zebra and Somali ostrich. Sightings of large herds of elephant and crocodile are common along the meandering Ewaso Nyiro River. Keep your eyes open for Samburu herdsmen, dressed in rich red blankets, driving their herds across the lands. Samburu Intrepids/Samburu Larsens or Samburu Ashnil Camp - 3 Nights (B, L, D)
    
Day 3 - 4:Samburu National Park

Enjoy two days of exciting early morning and late afternoon game drives in Samburu National Park, complemented by cultural visits to the neighboring villages to learn about traditional ways of life in this remote region of the world. Back at your comfortable camp, share stories of your daily adventures over tasty, home-cooked dinners. Samburu Intrepids/Samburu Larsens or Samburu Ashnil Camp (B, L, D)

Day 5:To Masai Mara Game Reserve

After breakfast this morning, depart Samburu and fly to the Masai Mara with its striking landscapes of wide plains interlaced with seasonal rivers, all nestled under the huge skies of East Africa. Throughout the year, the Masai Mara is an unforgettable place of natural drama, a kaleidoscope of vibrant color and life.Mara Intrepids/Mara Toto or Mara Ashnil Camp - 3 Nights (B, L, D)

Day 6 - 7: Masai Mara Game Reserve

Embark upon early morning and late afternoon game drives in the Masai Mara. The famed "Big Five" - elephant, rhino, lion, leopard and buffalo - all roam the reserve, together with hundreds of other species, from the fastest animal on earth, the cheetah, to crocodile, endangered wild dog and magnificent birds of prey. Mara Intrepids/Mara Toto or Mara Ashnil Camp (B, L, D)

Day 8:Depart Nairobi

Today, fly to Nairobi. Freshen up in your day room, and then discover some of Nairobi's highlights. Get up close and personal with magnificent giraffe at the African Fund for Endangered Wildlife's Giraffe Center. Learn about the important conservation work being done by the Daphne Sheldrick Elephant and Rhino Orphanage, which helps the country's endangered elephant and rhino populations as they face the problems of poaching and habitat loss due to deforestation and drought. You may also browse the handicrafts and art at the Maasai market. This evening, bid farewell to Kenya and continue to the airport for your onward flight.(B, L)

Each of 2 pax =USD$5,690 OCtober 2015
Each of 2 pax = USD$4,930 November 2015 to March 2016
Internal Airfare from: $940

Price per person in US dollars based on two people traveling together, double occupancy and subject to availability

Included:
-Private arrival and departure airport transfers to and from your hotel
-All planning, handling and operational charges
-Accommodation based on double occupancy
-Privately guided sightseeing in 4x4 vehicles
-Services of Professional English-Speaking Guide(s)
-All Parks entrance fees mentioned in itinerary
-Meals as mentioned in itinerary (B= Breakfast, L= Lunch, D=Dinner)
-Other inclusions as noted in your itinerary

Excluded:
-International and internal region airfare, unless otherwise stated
-Meals other than those mentioned in itinerary
-The cost of personal items such as laundry, drinks with meals or otherwise, additional incidentals, etc.
-Optional and additional sightseeing not included in itinerary
-Cost of obtaining passports or required visas where necessary
-Gratuities
-Travel Protection Insurance
-Other inclusions if not noted under "Includes"

 

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

  • - The Boma Hotel or OLe Sereni
  • - Either of Samburu Intrepids/Samburu Larsens or Samburu Ashnil Camp
  • - Mara Intrepids/Mara Toto or Mara Ashnil Camp

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Natures Wonderland Safaris

- We offer private/custom safaris
- We offer group tours/safaris
- Our main focus is: High-end safaris
- We book pre/post-safari attractions
T: +254-20-2211413
Since: Aug 2013

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
Cultural / Tribal visits
Cultural / Tribal visits
Game drives
Game drives
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