Prime Mount Elgon and Sipi Hiking Safari
9 days safari to Samburu, The Lakes, Masai Mara & Amboseli.
- Day 1: Nairobi to Samburu
- Day 2: Samburu
- Day 3: Samburu to Lake Nakuru
- Day 4: Lake Nakuru to Baringo & Bogoria
- Day 5: Lake Baringo to Masai Mara
- Day 6: Masai Mara
- Day 7: Masai Mara to Amboseli
- Day 8: Amboseli
- Day 9: Amboseli to Nairobi
Day 1:Nairobi – Samburu. Pick up from your Nairobi Hotel or direct from the airport. Drive via Thika Town, Karatina Market, Nanyuki Town with a stopover at the Equator line. Enjoy the different views of the Landscape, Mount Kenya, and the Aberdare Rangers. Arrive at Samburu Umoja Campsite for late lunch, check-in, and then enjoy a late afternoon game drive till sunset. Samburu National Reserve is famous for the Samburu special five, reticulated giraffe, grevy’s zebra, beisa oryx, gerenuk, and the Somali ostrich. Return to Umoja campsite for dinner and overnight.
Day 2: Samburu. Early in the morning enjoy a thrilling game drive in search of the wild cats as they return from their nocturnal hunt. Search for prey and predators as some graze in open grassland and others prepare to catch a meal. Return for a full breakfast, relax and enjoy another game before noon. Lunch at the campsite and another gamedrive follows late afternoon till sunset. Dinner and overnight will be served at the campsite.
Day 3: Samburu – Lake Nakuru. Early morning before breakfast enjoys the final game drive in Samburu National to search for more wild animals. Witness the sunrise while in the wilderness return to the campsite for breakfast. Check out at around 09.00 am with on the way a stopover at Nyahururu Equator line, Nyahururu waterfalls. Drive further to Subukia viewpoint and finally arrive in Nakuru in time for hot lunch and check-in at a budget hotel. Late afternoon a game drive in Lake Nakuru National Park to see the flamingos, black and white rhino’s. leopard, lion, and buffalos can also be found here. Explore and discover the beauty of Lake Nakuru National park. Before sunset exit Lake Nakuru National Park and drive to Buraha Zenoni hotel for dinner and overnight.
Day 4: Lake Nakuru – Lake Baringo / Bogoria. Breakfast at Buraha Zenoni Hotel and Suite, check out, and take a scenic drive to the west across the Lerochi plateau. Arrive at Lake Bogoria before noon to Explore the Lake Geysers and Hot Springs. On a good day, you will be able to see the lesser kudu, antelopes, giraffes, buffalos, zebras, spotted hyena, caracal, baboon among others. Later drive to Lake Baringo for an optional boat ride, Cultural interaction with the locals, and fishing. The day will be well spent and later return to the budget accommodation for dinner and overnight.
Day 5: Lake Baringo – Masai Mara. Depart the Lake Baringo area after breakfast and drive to Masai Mara via Nakuru and Mau summit. Arrive at Miti Mingi Eco Camp in time for hot lunch, check-in, and a little siesta. Our safari is scheduled for a late afternoon game drive in the best Kenya Game reserve all year round for wildlife viewing. Transverse Masai Mara game reserve in search of the wildlife till you witness the sunset. Exit Masai Mara Game with awesome safari memories and drive to the campsite for dinner, bonfire, and overnight.
Day 6: Masai Mara. Our day is scheduled for a full-day Masai Mara safari experience to explore and discover its beauty. Early breakfast at the campsite then with packed picnic lunch boxes depart for the safari experience. Enjoy several up-close encounters with wild animals. Sightseeing of the day elephants, buffalo, leopard, cheetah, elands, zebras, giraffes, rhino, hyena, waterbuck among others. Masai Mara has also recorded a great number of birds that you will also find during the day. Game drive to Mara River which is the point of the crossing during the annual great migration from Serengeti National Park. Migration takes place between July and October and during other months tourists enjoy the view of hippos and crocodiles at the river. Late Evening exit Masai Mara and drive to the camp for an optional activity, dinner, bonfire, and overnight.
Day 7: Masai Mara – Amboseli. Early morning enjoy a short game drive in Masai Mara or opt for a visit to the Masai village to interact with the locals. Later return to the campsite for breakfast, check out and leave the Masai mara region via Narok Town and the Great Rift Valley viewpoint. We will have a long drive from Masai Mara to Amboseli, Therefore we make two stopovers, a lunch break, and a viewpoint. Drive further via Nairobi to arrive at Amboseli before sunset. With great views and a change of the environment check-in at Amboseli Kimana Camp or choose to upgrade the accommodation so as to end the safari in style. Dinner will be served, bonfire and overnight.
Day 8: Amboseli. Early breakfast at the campsite with the views of Mount Kilimanjaro if the weather permits. Leave with packed picnic lunches for a full day safari experience. Transverse the Amboseli plains with a great game drive. Visit Amboseli viewpoint for thrilling views, lunch break at the base of Mount Kilimanjaro. Late afternoon enjoy a game search en route to the swampy area. Here elephants bathe in abundance as well graze on the swampy. Other animals approach the area in search of drinking water as this is the only source of water during the dry season. Late evening exit Amboseli to the campsite for an optional activity, dinner, bonfire, and overnight.
Day 9: Amboseli – Nairobi. Early morning enjoy a thrilling game drive before breakfast in search of more animals that call Amboseli their habitat. On a clear morning have a chance for taking a great picture with the background of Mount Kilimanjaro. Return to the campsite for breakfast, check out and return to Nairobi. If time permits you will be able to enjoy a Nyamo Choma in Carnivore restaurant. (At extra cost) Later you will be transferred to your hotel or airport for your flight home or to your next destination.
Accommodation is booked in accordance with your preferences and depending on your budget and availability.
- Transport- tour vehicle, fuel, and an English speaking driver guide
- Accommodation on full board basis till lunch last day
- Entrance fees
- All activities as per the itinerary
- Bottled drinking water in the car
- Personal expenses
- Cost for anything that is not mentioned in the itinerary
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