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10 Days Kenya Honeymoon Safari

Africa has become many couples' dream destination for romantic getaways due to the various attractions the continent offers. Once-in-a-lifetime wildlife encounters, unique world events, and stunning landscapes are waiting for tourists, newlyweds, or pairs who are looking for an adventure. This itinerary will bring memories of a honeymoon that couples will not forget. It includes thrilling safari adventures, landscape explorations, and beach tours. Tsavo West National Park, Taita Hills Sanctuary, and Hemingway’s Resort are just a few of the exceptional attractions that belong to this itinerary.

Duration

10 Day(s)

Places to visit

Ol Pejeta, Tsavo West, Taita Hills Sanctuary, Mombasa

 

Itinerary

Day 1

Arrival in Nairobi and Transfer to a Honeymoon Suite

Arrive at Jomo Kenyatta International Airport where you will be picked up and transferred to Nairobi Safari Club, Laico Regency, Fairmont, Hilton or Norfolk Hotel. Upon arrival,  receive a complimentary welcome bouquet of flowers and check-in at Honeymooner’s suite with full board meals.

Day 2

Floodlit Animal Spectacle

Breakfast and leave for Treetops in time for lunch. Check in and leave for an evening game view to see animals as they stay near the water holes. Your honeymoon will not be complete without a visit to this romantic facility. Enjoy a floodlit animal spectacle after dinner as the animals come to the waterholes, probably in moonlight environment. Dinner and overnight at Treetops.

Day 3

Game Drive and Stay at Sweetwater's Luxury Camp

Breakfast and proceed to Nanyuki in time for lunch at Sweetwater’s luxury camp. Accommodation is provided in luxurious tents, set under thatch, with en-suite facilities and private verandah. Each tent overlooks the waterhole. Within the quaint, original farmhouse is the dining room, bar and reception with its superb accommodation, personal service, first class cuisine and outstanding array of activities. Options include night game drives by four-wheel-drive vehicles, walking safaris escorted by a knowledgeable ranger, bird walks, camel safaris and outdoor dining ensure there is always plenty to do. 

Dinner and overnight at Sweet waters Tented Camp (Managed by Serena)

Day 4

Transfer to Nairobi

Breakfast and transfer to Nairobi in time for lunch at the world famous carnivore restaurant (one of the best small restaurants in the world). After lunch, transfer to Nairobi Safari club. Afternoon at leisure or can opt to go shopping in Nairobi city.

Overnight at the Nairobi Safari club.

Day 5

Tsavo West National Park

Drive to Tsavo West National Park and arrive at Finch Hattons in time for lunch. Afterwards, an afternoon game drive follows where you may have sightings of the great elephant herds, lesser kudu, lion or cheetah. In the surrounding areas are home to hippos and the nearby bush, you might hear the roaring of lions in the African Jungle- A paradise in Tsavo!. 

Dinner and overnight at Finch Hattons.

Day 6

Taita Hills Sanctuary

Breakfast and proceed to Taita Hills sanctuary in time for lunch at Salt Lick Lodge. Sleep in a lodge built in the stilts as you watch the regular ambush by the predator at the floodlit salt licking/watering hove. In the morning, you have an optional morning balloon safari tour where you will have a spectacular view of the savannah and wildlife wandering about. 

Day 7

Hemingway’s Resort (Malindi)

Breakfast and proceed to Mombasa. Head toward Malindi for Watamu airstrip and connect a flight to Hemingway’s resort in time for lunch. The rooms have been individually furnished to the highest standard using hand made pieces designed by Armando Tanzini and Charles Tyler, with original paintings by Lisa Dickinson. In a slight departure from the norm at Hemingway’s, the flooring of the living and bedroom area is to be finished in a dark hardwood, rather than a ceramic tile, thus giving the rooms even more individuality. Both suites will have satellite television. As with the refurbishment of all our bathrooms, tiles, marbles and fixtures have all been imported and finished to the highest standards, however in Green Hills and Key West we have gone a stage further, incorporating “His & Hers ” basins, “Step” in corner baths, Bidets and an Extra large shower. For those wishing to entertain in their room, a kitchenette / service area has been incorporated, along with a guest cloakroom and shower. A further facility is the optional use of a superior room adjacent with inter-connecting doors to accommodate children or family. 

Dinner and overnight at Hemingway’s Resort.

Day 8 – 9

Hemingway’s Resort

Spend your days relaxing in the pristine beach. Here you have the option to do windsurfing, snorkeling, creek fishing or take a boat trip to explore the beaches. 

Dinner and overnight at Hemingway’s resort.

Day 10

Mombasa

Breakfast and leave for Mombasa airport with your connection flight at Watamu arriving in Mombasa early morning. Lunch in a Mombasa city restaurant. Afterwards, we leave for Mombasa airport in time for your flight home.

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