.Aberdares has Over 40 species of wildlife inhabit the Aberdare mountain ranges, hiding in the heavily forested slopes and in the upper moor lands. At the Aberdares you will see the elusive rare bongo, which is best, spotted in the upper bamboo zone and hypericum scrub.
DAY 01: JKIA- Nairobi-Amboseli
Pick up from JKIA upon arrival at around 1300hrs by QR, you would be met by our representative and after briefing depart for Amboseli and drive to Amboseli arriving in the afternoon. This small park (at 392 sq km) is the second most popular park in Kenya after Masai Mara, mainly due to the spectacular backdrop of Mt. Kilimanjaro on the southern boundary. we proceed towards for dinner and overnight at Kibo safari Camp
Day02: Amboseli-Aberdare-westwood hotel:
After a light breakfast at around 0630hrs you will have a morning game drive to view the early hunters, return back to the tented camp for the stem breakfast, leave Amboseli at around 0930hrs, we drive via Nairobi to the Aberdares westwood hotel for Dinner, rest and overnight. http://westwoodhotel.co.ke
Day 03: Aberdares–(Mount Kenya)-Sportsman’s Arm hotel:
After breakfast at 0730hrs, you will leave hotel at around 0800hrs, and have a game drive at Aberdares national park .Aberdares has Over 40 species of wildlife inhabit the Aberdare mountain ranges, hiding in the heavily forested slopes and in the upper moor lands. At the Aberdares you will see the elusive rare bongo, which is best, spotted in the upper bamboo zone and hypericum scrub. Aberdare National Park which have an an area of 767 Km2 covers the higher areas of the Aberdare Mountain Ranges of Central Kenya, from altitude of 1829M to 4001M above sea level. The topography is quite diverse with deep ravines that cut through the forested eastern and western slopes. Animals easily observed in the park include; the Black Rhino, leopard, baboon, black and white Colobus monkey and sykes monkey. Rarer sightings include those of lions, the golden cat and the bongo- an elusive forest antelope that lives in the bamboo forest. Animals like the eland and spotted and melanocytic serval cats can be found higher up in the moorlands. Visitors can also indulge in picnics, trout fishing in the rivers and camping in the moorlands. Bird viewing is rewarding, with over 250 species of birds in the park, including the Jackson's Francolin, Sperry hawk, goshawks, eagles, sunbirds and plovers.
Drive to Nanyuki via the equator stopping for photograph taking , then proceed to sports arms Hotel for rest, dinner and overnight. http://www.sportsmansarmshotels.com/BLD
Day 04: Mount Kenya —(Sweet waters sanctuary) OlPejeta conservancy game drive:
After early breakfast in the hotel, at around 0730hrs drive while taking photographs of mount Kenya , and proceed for about 5 kms and proceed to OlPejeta conservancy for game drive.
* OlPejeta conservancy is the only place in Africa that offers the opportunity to see chimpanzees and the big 5 OlPejeta conservancy is a 90,000 acre wildlife conservancy. Home to over 40 chimpanzees, 73 endangered black rhino, 5 endangered white rhinos, elephants, lion, leopard, buffalo, gravy zebra, giraffe, cheetah, Thomson’s gazelle, black-back jackals, ostrich, grant's gazelle, baboons, waterbuck, Oryx, eland and several hundred bird species.
**The Sweetwater’s Chimpanzee Sanctuary is incorporated within the OlPejeta Conservancy and is the only place in Kenya where this highly endangered and remarkably intelligent species can be seen.
**Picnic Lunches would be taken in the park. In the afternoon section you may have optional activities like visit to the Sweetwater’s Chimpanzee Sanctuary to feed Chimpanzee or may have optional boat ride payable direct at US$ 30 per person at the reception….
Drive to Nakuru for rest dinner and overnight at Matfam Resort. http://www.lanetmatfamresort.co.ke
Day 05: Lake Nakuru – Lake Naivasha
After breakfast at 0700hrs ,drive for a game drive at the “Lake Nakuru National Park” Kenya's Park famed by its numerous species of birdlife. Lake Nakuru's claim to fame is anchored on its flamingo's and the over 400 species of birds found here. The lake itself is a soda lake on the floor of the rift valley. The sight of the at times millions of flamingos is quite spectacular. From a distance the lake appears ringed in pink. The Lake has also earned a reputation as an important haven for endangered species- particularly the Rothschild Giraffe and the black and white rhino. Lions, waterbuck, buffalo and baboons are all residents here.
At around 1200hrs, Return back to the Lanet matfam resort for lunch at leisure before driving to Lake Naivasha.Proceed to Naivasha with an optional boat ride. Afterwards check in at the Sweetlake resort, http://www.sweetlakeresort.com
Day 06: Lake Naivasha – Maasai Mara
Drive to via the Great Rift Valley to arrive at Maasai Mara .Lunch will be taken at Dream King Restaurant ..Proceed with the journey to arrive at Maasai Mara in the late afternoon, In the evening enjoy game drive till dusk. Dinner and overnight at Rhino tourist camphttp://www.rhinotouristcamp.com
Day 07 : Maasai Mara full day:
Full day spent exploring the park in search of the big 5- The Mara offers wildlife in such variety and abundance that it is difficult to believe: over 450 species of animals have been recorded here. You will easily see lions, rhinos, hippos, crocodiles, giraffe, wildebeests, zebras, buffalo, warthogs, hyenas,jackals, wild dogs, buffalo, leopard, many kinds of antelopes and elephant. It is in the Mara that perhaps the most spectacular event of the natural world takes place. This is the annual migration of millions of wildebeest and zebra from the Serengeti (Tanzania) in search of water and pasture. Following on their heels are the predators of the savanna- lion, cheetah, wild dog, jackal, hyena and vultures. Diner and overnight Rhino tourist camp http://www.rhinotouristcamp.com
Day 08: Maasai Mara –serengeti
Pre-morning Game drives then return to the camp for stem breakfast breakfast .Drive to isebania boarder with picnic lunches while you proceed for serengeti national foe an afternoon game drive.Dinner and overnight at the Ikoma safari camp
Day 09: Serengeti Full day
Morning and afternoon game drive in the Serengeti with a lunch and leisure break at the lodge or campsite in the mid afternoon .The term ‘serengeti’ means endless plains in Maasai language. In the central plains there are carnivores like, leopards, hyena and cheetah. This park is normally the scene of the annual migration of the wildebeest and zebras, which occurs between Serengeti and kenya’s maasai mara game reserve. Eagles, Flamingoes, duck, geese, vultures are among the birds that can be seen in the park, Dinner and overnight in your Ikoma safari camp. www.ikomasafaricamp.com.
Day 10- Serengeti-Ngorongoro Crater
After early breakfast, drive to Ngorongoro Crater arriving in time for lunch. The massive caldera that is one of the most unique ecosystems in the world and attracts up to 20,000 large grazing mammals .After lunch, descend 2000 ft (670m) into the crater floor for full day crater tour with break for lunch at Ngoitoktok springs picnic site. Black manned lions, rhinos, buffaloes, elephants and other grazing animals abound. Evening game drive, return to for dinner and overnight. Rhino lodge: www.ngorongoro.cc
Day 11- Ngorongoro Crater- Arusha – Zanzibar
After breakfast, leave Ngorongoro Crater and drive to arusha where you will have lunch before your afternoon flight to Zanzibar. Upon your arrival at the Zanzibar you will kindly be meet and transferred to your beach Resort langi langi /amaan bungalows.
Stretch at the white sandy beach (enjoying the Indian Ocean blowing breezes while enjoying the sun. Dinner& Overnight at at www.langilangizanzibar.com/ or www.amaanbungalows.com/
Day 12 - Zanzibar
- Stretch at the white sandy beach (enjoying the Indian Ocean blowing breezes while enjoying the sun
- Dinner & Overnight at at www.langilangizanzibar.com/ or www.amaanbungalows.com
Day 13 & day 14 : Full day-Stone Town+shopping-Spice Farms
- After Breakfast pick up around 08:00 for City Tour-To visit the historic sites of Stone Town and shopping in the Antique and gift shops. Lunch at Mtoni Marine Restaurant and after lunch proceed to Spice farms looking for spices and tropical fruits. - Dinner & Overnight at at www.langilangizanzibar.com/ or www.amaanbungalows.com
Day 15 - Zanzibar – Departure back home
- Break fast - Departure Transfer from the resort to Zanzibar airport for your scheduled flight back home. Kindly BBOK NOW for the best prices!! firstname.lastname@example.org.