This 06-day road safari encompass Kenya’s leading National Parks and Reserves. From Amboseli National Park, famous for its views of Mount Kilimanjaro and good numbers of elephants, Lake Nakuru with its diverse wildlife and distinctive lakes, and the world-renowned Masai Mara National Reserve. This comprehensive tour is ideal for those wanting to see the best of Kenya. Starting from Nairobi, this itinerary heads to Amboseli – an area dominated by the majestic Mount Kilimanjaro – then through the Great Rift Valley to Lake Nakuru National Park before ending in the Masai Mara National Reserve, an area renowned for its big cats.
Morning pick up from hotel in Nairobi and proceed to Amboseli the drive will take approximately 4 hours check in at Amboseli Sopa Lodge near Amboseli National Park and enjoy lunch. In the afternoon you will proceed for a game drive in the Park which contains a broad range of Big Game and wonderful views of Kilimanjaro. Amboseli Sopa Lodge is set within 200 acres of land with mature wooded gardens, home to many bird species as well as monkeys, mongooses, squirrels and even the occasional leopard. It has 83 guest rooms within cottages dotted around the grounds as well as a lobby, restaurant, outside dining terrace, a choice of bars and a swimming pool. Return for dinner and overnight at Amboseli Sopa Lodge. (L, D).
This day you will enjoy an extend game drive in search of Big Game in Amboseli National Park. The Park is home to leopard, lion, cheetah, wild dogs, buffalo, rhino, giraffe, plains game and much more, including large herds of elephant. Return to the lodge for late lunch. Afternoon at leisure at the poolside or visit the local Masai village ( AT EXTRA COST) .Dinner and overnight at Amboseli Sopa Lodge. (B, L, D).
After breakfast we check out to drive towards Nairobi and continue driving through the stunning scenery of Kenya’s Great Rift Valley to explore Lake Nakuru National Park. The woodland and grassland surrounding the soda lake are home to an abundance of wildlife including black rhino, white rhino, hippo, leopard, lion and the rare Rothschild giraffe. Return to Sarova Lion Hill Lodge for dinner and overnight. (B, L, D).
After an early breakfast we continue our safari by heading to the world-famous Maasai Mara, arriving for lunch at Mara Sopa Lodge where we will stay for 2 nights (Full Board). The lodge also features a swimming pool and offers optional activities (payable locally) such as the spa or nature walks. We will take an afternoon game drive and return for dinner and overnight at Mara Sopa Lodge. (B, L, D).
In the early morning we head into the Masai Mara National Reserve for game-viewing. We will look for a wide variety of Kenya’s animals – great and small – such as elephants, buffalo, giraffe and plains game and we will go in search of the big cats for which the Mara is famous. Return to the lodge late morning. In the afternoon we take another game drive, later returning for dinner and overnight at Mara Sopa Lodge. (B, L, D).
After breakfast we transfer back to Nairobi. Drop off at the international airport for your flight home. Alternatively, fly direct from the Masai Mara to the Kenya coast to relax on the beach for a few days before flying back to Nairobi (optional and at a supplement).
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