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12 Day Kenya Honeymoon Safari and Beach

Overview

See the very best that Kenya has to offer with this wonderful 12-day safari combining three varied wildlife reserves with the beautiful beaches of the Indian Ocean. Safari transport is by off-road 4×4 vehicle (not minivan) ensuring a more comfortable journey and superior game viewing. You and your spouse can look forward to an adventure combined with pure bliss as you begin your new life together.

Spend the first night in the vibrant city of Nairobi then travel to Samburu for 2 nights followed by Lake Nakuru for 2 nights. Continue to the Masai Mara for 2 nights before flying to the coast for time to relax on the beautiful white sands of the Kenya coast. Choose from a wide variety of water sports and other beachside activities, or simply settle in under the shade of the swaying palms and let the cool gentle sea breeze help you relax even more.

Best time to visit: June - October

Duration

12 days

Map Overview

Day by Day Itinerary

Day 1 -Day 1 - Arrival in Nairobi

You’ll be met on arrival at JKIA by a representative and transferred to the Eka hotel for one night in a Honeymoon Suite (Bed & Breakfast).

Inclusion

Meals: B

Accommodation

Eka Hotel

After breakfast, we depart Nairobi by 4×4 safari vehicle (with an expert guide) and head north to Samburu National Reserve – checking in to Elephant Bedroom Camp where we will spend 2 nights (Full Board basis). Lunch will be served en route or at the camp. This exclusive camp of just 12 luxury tents has a lovely setting within the Reserve, on the banks of the Ewaso Nyiro River surrounded by doum palms and other indigenous trees and shrubs. After an afternoon/early evening game drive, we will stop for drinks at a scenic point to watch the sun go down over the African wilderness.

Inclusion

Full Board Meals

Accommodation

Elephant Bedroom Camp

This morning, we wake early for a morning game drive to explore Samburu National Reserve on the lookout for elephants and big cats as well as the unusual animals for which Samburu is noted for, such as the endangered Grevy’s Zebra and the Reticulated Giraffe. Breakfast and lunch* will be served at the camp. In the afternoon, we take another game drive in this beautiful landscape.

Inclusion

Full Board Meals

Accommodation

Elephant Bedroom Camp

After breakfast, we set off towards the stunning scenery of Kenya’s Great Rift Valley. Check in to Mbweha Safari Camp for 2 nights (Full Board basis). Mbweha is a high-quality safari camp set on the private 6400-acre Congreve Conservancy near the southern border of Lake Nakuru National Park and has spectacular views of the surrounding mountainous landscape. We then take an escorted nature walk from Mbweha for a close-up view of the local flora and fauna. Lunch, dinner, and overnight at camp.

Inclusion

Full Board Meals

Accommodation

Mbweha Safari Camp

Early breakfast at Mbweha Safari Camp and then set off with a picnic lunch for a full day to explore the Lake Nakuru National Park, which is famous for the spectacular pink flamingos that gather on its salt-encrusted shores as well as other bird species, including African fish eagles and pelicans. 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. Dinner and overnight at Mbweha Safari Camp.

Inclusion

Full Board Meals

Accommodation

Mbweha Safari Camp

After an early breakfast, we continue our safari by heading to the world-famous Maasai Mara National Reserve, arriving at Tipilikwani Mara Camp for lunch where we will stay for 2 nights (Full Board). Tipilikwani Mara Camp has 20 luxury riverfront tents located on the banks of the Talek River and overlooking the iconic Mara plains. After lunch, there will be a game drive for the first chance to see the wildlife of the Mara. Dinner and overnight at camp.

Inclusion

Full Board Meals

Accommodation

Tipilikwani Mara Camp

A full day with morning and afternoon game drives in the Maasai Mara in search of the big cats for which the Mara is renowned. We will also see a wide variety of Kenya’s other species – great and small – such as elephants, buffalo, giraffe, and much more. Lunch*, dinner, and overnight at Tipilikwani Mara Camp.

Inclusion

Full Board Meals

Accommodation

Tipilikwani Mara Camp

After breakfast, drive back to Nairobi, drop at Wilson airport for the afternoon flight to Diani/Ukunda on the Kenya coast. You will be met by our representatives and transferred to Leopard Beach Resort & Spa for 4 nights (Half Board basis). Dinner and overnight at Leopard Beach Resort & Spa.

Inclusion

Meals: B, D

Accommodation

Leopard Beach Resort & Spa

At leisure on the beach. Participate in water sports or take romantic walks down the beach with your partner at sunset. Celebrate your love and enjoy every moment in this stunning location.

Inclusion

Meals: B, D

Accommodation

Leopard Beach Resort & Spa

Breakfast at the hotel. Transfer to Diani /Ukunda airport for the flight back to Nairobi. Transfer to the international airport to check-in for your flight home.

Inclusion

Meals: B

Inclusions

  • Park fees
  • All activities (unless labeled as optional)
  • All accommodation as stated in the itinerary
  • A professional driver/guide
  • All transportation (unless labeled as optional)
  • All Taxes/VAT
  • Roundtrip airport transfer
  • All Meals (as specified in the day-by-day section)
  • Drinking water on all days

Exclusions

  • International flights (from/to home)
  • Additional accommodation before and at the end of the tour
  • Tips (tipping guideline US$20.00 pp per day)
  • Personal items (souvenirs, travel insurance, visa fees, etc.)
  • Government imposed increase of taxes and/or park fees
  • Alcohol drinks

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What Are the Road Conditions Like?

Most safari parks have bumpy but manageable roads, with some roads being paved. Generally, guests do not view this as a problem.

Can I Choose Other Accommodation Than What's Specified?

Yes, if you have a special preference, let us know, and we will offer alternatives from our vast network of company-owned and partner accommodations. Booking with us allows you to enjoy discounted rates as we have special agreements with our partners.

Is Electricity Available 24 Hours in the Lodges and Camps?

Most standard camps and lodges are equipped with generators, so electricity is generally available 24 hours. However, some interruptions may occur but are typically not a significant concern for guests.

Will My Mobile/Cellular Phone Work During the Tour?

es, though signal strength may vary in different areas.

What About My Special Diet and Food Preferences?

We cater to all diets, including vegan, vegetarian, and gluten-free options, among others. Please inform us in advance about your dietary preferences.

What Activities Can My Kids Do While on a Safari?

A safari offers an enriching experience for children, allowing them to observe animals in their natural habitat. Some camps and lodges offer amenities for children, such as playrooms and pools, though these are not universally available. We suggest bringing activities that your children enjoy.

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Tipping is not required but is recommended. The amount varies by country, but you should tip according to what you feel is appropriate.

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