Lake Naivasha was declared a bird sanctuary in 1967 and also supports pastoral industries of wine and flowers. Amboseli is one of the best places in Africa to view large herds of elephants up close and a great view of Mt.Kilimajaro.
We shall pick up the client from your hotel at 07:30 am and drive through the view point of the Great Rift Valley to the Maasai Mara National Reserve. It is part of the vast Serengeti plains famously known for its spectacular great wildebeest’s migration and is home of the Big Five: Lion, Elephant, Leopard, Buffalo and Rhino. Lunch at the Lodge/camp and relax before departing for the afternoon game drive.
Full day spent on the plains which has enormous herds of grazing animals plus the elusive Cheetah and leopard hiding amidst acacia boughs. During the stay we also have an optional opportunity to visit a village of the Maasai people to witness the singing and dancing that are part of their daily lives and sacred rituals. A glimpse into their homes and social structure is a poignant experience.
Early morning game drive, then return to the Lodge for breakfast and depart for Lake Nakuru National park located in the Great Rift Valley. After lunch we head for an exciting game drive until 6.30 in the evening. The Park is a home to stunning flocks of lesser and Greater Flamingos, which literally turn the lake shores in to a magnificent pink stretch. The bird life here is world renown and over 400 bird’s species exist here, White Pelicans, Plovers, Egrets and Marabou Stork. It is also one of the very few places in Africa to see the White and Black Rhino and rare Rothschild Giraffe.
We have early breakfast at the Lodge and then begin our journey to Lake Naivasha with en-route game drive in Lake Nakuru. Arrival at your Lodge in the early afternoon for lunch and the afternoon, is spent on the Crescent Island where the 15 minute boat ride sails to this animal sanctuary where Herbivores like the Zebra, Wildebeest, Giraffe and Hippo. Later, return in the evening for dinner and overnight at your Lodge.
After breakfast, we depart for Amboseli National Park arriving in time for lunch. Afternoon game drive at the Park which is famous for its scenery with a backdrop of snow-capped Mount Kilimanjaro, which dominates the landscape, and open plains. Dinner and overnight at your camp or Lodge.
Rising early for good views of Mount Kilimanjaro before clouds build up over the summit, we set off for another extensive game drive. Amboseli is an excellent place to view a multitude of wildlife, including everything from Wildebeest, Giraffes, and Baboons. Optional visit to a Masai village is planned after breakfast.
Maasai warriors are famously known as the proud nomadic tribe whose legendary prowess in battle and single-handed acts of bravery in fights with the wild animals are known across the world. A visit reveals the singing and dancing that are part of their daily lives and sacred rituals. Main destination: Amboseli National Park.
Early morning game drive, return to the camp/lodge for breakfast then depart by road to Nairobi. On arrival transfer to your residence or the airport for your flight back home.