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9 Days High End Road and Air Safari Kenya

Overview

This high-end road and air Safari lets you see the beauty of off beaten track destinations like Amboseli, Masai Mara, Lake Naivasha, Ol Pejeta Sanctuary. See magnificent waterfalls, travel rough roads, and go on a cruise at the Lake Naivasha on your trip. This tour is for you if you want to see a different kind of Kenya, have up-close encounters with wildlife and submerge in a magical nature.

Best time to visit: June - October

Duration

9 days

Map Overview

Day by Day Itinerary

Day 1 -Day 1 - Nairobi – Amboseli

Meet and greet at JKIA by our airport representative and after a brief introduction, you will transfer to Wilson airport for your scheduled flight to the land of Mount Kilimanjaro.

Arrive at the airstrip and transfer to your lodge for a hot lunch. Then have afternoon game drives in search of the wildlife.

Inclusion

Full Board Meals

Accommodation

Tortilis Luxury Tented Camp

This day is for full day game drives. Considered a land of Giants, Amboseli National Park’s vast plains stretch into the horizon becoming one with the sky. Amboseli is world famous for its massive herds of elephant including, some impressively tusked bulls drown to the areas large, lush swamplands.

Also known for its fascinating view of the always snow-capped Mount Kilimanjaro (the highest mountain in Africa), this park shares a number of borders with Tanzania and various Maasai communities. Amboseli is an amazing gift of natural wonder and home to various birds, small mammals, big cats and more.

Inclusion

Full Board Meals

Accommodation

Tortilis Luxury Tented Camp

You will have breakfast and depart for a final game drive. Later transfer to the airstrip for a scheduled flight to the Masai Mara.

Upon landing you will be met by your guide and will head straight out on your first game drive in the wide open savannahs of the Mara, which teems with antelope such as wildebeest and Thomson’s Gazelles. Explore this region over the next couple of days delighting in wildlife encounters, from the graceful giraffe to the mighty elephants and the Big Cats of the plains while on morning and afternoon game drives.

Inclusion

Full Board Meals

Accommodation

Governors Camp

Enjoy a game drive at dawn and watch the Mara come to life, then enjoy a bush breakfast surrounded by African game. Observe the wonders of an unpolluted sky and enjoy some spectacular star gazing. Optional activities include a serene early morning flight in a hot air balloon or visiting a local cultural Maasai village to learn more about this unique tribe that co-exists freely with wildlife.

Inclusion

Full Board Meals

Accommodation

Governors Camp

After breakfast, depart for Lake Naivasha, arriving in time for lunch at the lodge.

Lake Naivasha is a freshwater lake in Kenya, lying north west of Nairobi, outside the town of Naivasha. It is part of the Great Rift valley. The name derives from the local Maasai name Nai’posha, meaning “rough water” because of the sudden storms which can arise. This is the highest elevation of the Kenyan Rift Valley at 1890 m asl. There is no visible outlet but it’s believed there is an underground outflow.

Activities here include boat rides, a trip to the Crescent Island, hiking & biking, guided walks, etc – all at an extra cost and can always be arranged.

Inclusion

Full Board Meals

Accommodation

Loldia House

Have a morning breakfast and depart by road for Olpejeta sanctuary via Nyahururu. You will have a stop-over at the Thomson falls arriving in time for lunch at the Olpejeta House.

Spend the afternoon at leisure before departing for an afternoon game drive at 1600 hrs accompanied by a visit to Chimpanzee Sanctuary.

Inclusion

Full Board Meals

Accommodation

Ol Pejeta House

You will have a full day of game drives.

Having a foot on each side of the Earth is perhaps one of the best selfie opportunities you will ever get! The southern and northern hemispheres meet in Ol Pejeta Conservancy, and the Equator is marked in the eastern sector of the Conservancy, near Rongai Gate. Visitors are permitted to get out of their vehicles here, and on a clear day, you will have the majestic Mount Kenya as your backdrop.

Inclusion

Full Board Meals

Accommodation

Ol Pejeta House

After a morning breakfast, you will depart by road for Nairobi. Arrive and transfer to JKIA for your onward flights.

Inclusion

Meals: B

Inclusions

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

Exclusions

  • International flights (from/to home)
  • Tips (tipping guideline US$20.00 pp per day)
  • Personal items (souvenirs, travel insurance, visa fees, etc.)
  • Services not mentioned in the program
  • Items of a personal nature

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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.

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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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