7DAYS ABERDARE, SAMBURU, LAKE NAKURU & MAASAI MARA

7 Days

Take a step out of the track for 7 days. Go on for 2 nights in the Samburu and prepare yourself for a rewarding cultural experience with the local tribes. Spend a night in the mountain range setting of Aberdare, with its exquisite primate wildlife. As you come back south, ponder on what you’ve seen so far as you relax on the floor of the Great Rift Valley, surrounded by wooded and bushy grassland, gazing at Lake Nakuru. Freshened up, go on trip with 2 nights of classic Big 5 action in The Mara.

Overview

Samburu Game Reserve
Aberdare National Park
Lake Nakuru National Park
Maasai Mara National Reserve

Itinerary

A dawn journey to Samburu Game Reserve, where the day unfolds with a scenic picnic lunch during transit and an immersive afternoon or evening game drive. Nestled in the Northern Circuit, Samburu captivates with its natural beauty and diverse wildlife, including African Elephants, zebras, and Masai Giraffes. Conclude your day with a delightful dinner and a restful overnight stay at a campsite or lodge, surrounded by the enchanting sounds of the wild.

The whole day will be spent exploring this amazing game reserve, it gives you the refreshment of your mind as the park is not populated and not many people visits here, we have concentration of the Its home to the big five, Elephant, Lion, Rhino, Leopard, Buffalo, Gerenuk, Reticulated Giraffe, Somali Ostrich, Gravy Zebra, Besia Oryx, Endangered Wild Dog as well as Pun cake Tortoise - Endangered. There are over 450 species of birds identified and aquatic species in the Waso Nyiro River including, vultures, kingfishers, marabous, bateleurs, guinea fowl, Somali ostriches and others. The whole day will be spent exploring the park for a whole day game drive.

An early morning transfer to Aberdare National Park. The drive is scenic via the central Kenya highlands with stops to view tea and coffee plantations. There shall be a further stop to see and experience the largest open-air market in East Africa at Karatina. Aberdare National Park is home to elephants, black rhinos, leopards, spotted hyenas, olive baboons, black and white colobus monkeys, buffalos, warthogs and bushbucks among others. Rare sightings include those of the Giant Forest hog, bongo, golden cat, serval cat, African wild cat, African civet cat and the blue duiker.

After breakfast, we depart to Lake Nakuru National Park. Across the equator, southwards of Bogoria, lies the rift valleys most famous lake Nakuru. Known all over the world for its flamingoes, it's alkaline and is recognized as being one of the natural wonders of the world. Lake Nakuru is now a rhino sanctuary, harboring a population of over 40 black and over 60 white rhinos, but the flamingos, of course, have always been the main attraction. At times there may be almost 2 million flamingos in the residence, forming a stunningly beautiful deep pink band around the edge of the lake shore. Arrive in time for lunch then have an afternoon game drive.

Depart early morning to Maasai Mara National Reserve, it holds on as one of the few places left on earth where wildlife still lives comparatively undisturbed, in the numbers that once roamed the plains and forests of Africa. As the northern tip of the vast Serengeti ecosystem, the Mara hosts the spectacular seasonal migration of many thousands of Wildebeest, Zebras and attendant predators. Arrive in time for lunch then have an afternoon game drive.

Embark on a full-day game drive after breakfast, complete with a provided packed lunch. The reserve, famed for its majestic black-maned lions, hosts abundant resident wildlife, offering a rare chance to spot the big five in a single morning drive. Encounter remarkably tame cheetahs seeking shade under vehicles or even perching on rooftops for a strategic view of potential prey. Bird enthusiasts will delight in the diversity, with over 500 recorded species, including eagles, hawks, falcons, vultures, storks, bustards (including the hefty Kori bustard), and vibrant sunbirds. An immersive safari awaits, teeming with unforgettable moments.

Morning game drive in Mara and depart late in the morning to Nairobi, arriving at about 5pm. Lunch en route.

Included in this package

  • All transport, 4WD safari vehicle with pop-up roof for game
  • viewing Minivan (standard) or Land Cruiser (for an extra cost)
  • Accommodation as detailed (Full Board while in the safari,
  • except for drinks)
  • Unlimited water
  • High End Binoculars that will greatly enhance your safari
  • experience.
  • Services of various local guides
  • All National Park entrance and camp site fees
  • All food - breakfasts, packed lunches and evening meals
  • Donations and payments to local community projects

Not Included in this package

  • International flights
  • Travel and personal accident insurance
  • Visa, passport, vaccinations, medicines
  • Tips
  • Expenditure on alcoholic drinks, souvenirs, personal items
  • Optional excursions/activities not detailed in itinerary
  • Any additional services requested

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7DAYS ABERDARE, SAMBURU, LAKE NAKURU & MAASAI MARA
From $3050
/ High Season
From $2495
/ Low Season
From $3053
/ Peak Season