Lion Safari

RTK 02 - Lion Safari


11 DAYS – NAIROBI + AMBOSELI + MOUNTAIN LODGE + SAMBURU + NAKURU + MARA + NAIROBI

 


DAY 1 - NAIROBI

Arrival in Nairobi where your Rock Tours and Travel Safari Tour manager will meet and escort you to a hotel for check-in. Noon Safari briefing by your Tour manager and proceed to spend the afternoon on sightseeing tour of Nairobi City with visits to the National Museum and the Snake Park, the City Market among other sites.

Overnight at a Hotel (B,B)

 
DAY 2 & 3- AMBOSELI
 
After breakfast, drive Southeast to Amboseli National Park arriving in time for lunch. Spend two days in this park enjoying the magnificent view of Mount Kilimanjaro, Africa's highest mountain. Have pleasure of trucking elephants under the shadow of Mr. Kilimanjaro, home to a multitude of birds and animal species including the "Big Five".

Overnight at a Lodge (B,L,D)

 
DAY 4 - MOUNTAIN LODGE
 
Morning departure for Nairobi passing through Namanga where you will have ample time to shop for Maasai handcrafts before getting to Nairobi for lunch. Continue to Mountain Lodge, your "Tree Hotel" built on stilts deep in the heart of Mount Kenya forest. The Lodge overlooks the flood lit natural waterhole frequented by a procession of wildlife thus permits all night game viewing from the comfort of your room.

Overnight at ai Lodge. (B,L,D)

 
DAY 5 & 6 -SAMBURU
 
Drive North through Semi-arid northern Kenya inhabited by the nomadic Samburu tribesmen to Samburu Game Reserve, arriving in time for lunch at the Lodge. Afternoon embark on game viewing drive in the Samburu home to the rare and unusual reticulated Giraffe, the blue shanked Somali Ostrich, the long-necked Gerenuk, the Grevy's Zebra and the Besia Oryx. Spend the next day on game viewing drive in this reserve that is characterised by distinctive hills and mountains and inhabited by both human and animals with their lifeline on Uaso Nyiro River which traverses the Game reserve.

Overnight at a Lodge (B,L,D)

 
DAY 7- LAKE NAKURU
 
Continue in the morning to Lake Nakuru National Park arriving in time for lunch. Spend the afternoon on game viewing in this one of the world's greatest bird Sanctuary with the largest concentration of flamingoes on record. Rothchild Giraffe and the white and Black Rhino have been translocated in this park in an effort to replenish these endangered species.

Overnight at a Lodge (B,L,D).

 
DAY 8 & 9 – MAASAI MARA
 
Early departure for Maasai Mara Reserve, famed for the World's vast assemblance of Plain's Game with their associated predators, and the fascinating annual exodus of millions of animals across the border from Tanzania's Serengeti Park into Mara. Two days of game viewing in this park home to the large herds of Wildebeest, Zebra, Gazelle, Elephant, and Buffalo. Stalking Lion, Leopard and Cheetah are never far away.

Overnight at a Lodge (B,L,D)

 
 
DAY 10 - NAIROBI
 
Enjoy your "hippo pool" breakfast before departing for Nairobi arriving in the early afternoon. Spend the afternoon at leisure for shopping or on Optional Excursions like visits to the Ostrich Park, Giraffe Centre, Karen Blixen Museum among others. Transfer to the Carnivore Restaurant for your farewell dinner.

Overnight at a Hotel. (B,B)

 
DAY 11
 
Airport transfer for your departure flight.


What's Included

  • Accommodation based on Twin-Room sharing in a Five-Star Hotel/Lodge – Bed & Breakfast in Nairobi, Full-board on Safari.
  • Transport in a custom-built Tour van with a guaranteed window seating throughout the Safari including game drives in parks with an experienced Driver/Guide.
  • Park entrance fees.
  • Airport transfers.
  • Internal airfares with airport tax for the flying package.
  • All mountain climbing equipments plus guides.
  • Medical flying doctor cards.

What's Excluded

  • International Airfares
  • Tips
  • Extras