JAMBO – KARIBU KENYA!!
Arrive at the Jomo Kenyatta International Airport. Representatives of Safari Souk, your hosts eagerly await your arrival. Transfer to your hotel in Nairobi, Kenya’s capital city to check in to your city hotel. Rest of the day or evening is spent at leisure.
Transfer to Lake Nakuru National Park
Nairobi – Lake Nakuru National Park
After a scrumptious breakfast, check out of your hotel to depart for Lake Nakuru National Park. Enroute make a brief stop at dramatic The Great Rift Valley View Point to enjoy the breath-taking beauty of the valley below. You arrive at the lodge to a very warm welcome, check-in at the lodge followed by lunch.
This afternoon embark on a game viewing safari. Lake Nakuru is renowned for its huge concentration of brilliant pink flamingos, over 460 species of birds and a wealth of other wildlife. The lake’s abundance of algae attract millions of pink flamingos that famously line the shore. The picturesque Lake Nakuru is home to millions of Greater Flamingoes and Lesser Flamingoes, the fish eating pelicans as well as over 450 other species of birds. It is also a good location for game viewing of the white rhino, the lion, the waterbuck leopard, the endangered Rothschild Giraffe, Burchell’s zebras, impalas, Gazelles, and antelopes among others warthogs, baboons and 56 different species of mammals.
The park has three famous viewpoints from where you can get a picturesque aerial view Lake Nakuru landscape i.e. Lion Hill, Baboon cliff and Out of Africa Hills
There are also over 400 bird species in the Park. Dinner and overnight at the Lodge.
Transfer to Masai Mara National Reserve
Lake Nakuru National Park – Masai Mara National Reserve
After an early morning breakfast, drive to the Masai Mara National Reserve, the unspoiled Savannah which offers a breathtaking scenery and plenty of game. Arrive at our select lodge/camp to a very warm welcome for lunch followed by some leisure time. This afternoon is the time when the excitement of Mara begins – we depart for a short yet thrilling game viewing drive. You are introduced to the Rolling plains and grasslands lined with Acacia trees, stretching far into the horizons as far as the eye can see is home to the black-maned lion, the savannah elephant, the Cape Buffalo, Wildebeests, the elusive Leopard, Cheetah, the spotted & stripped Hyena, the Rhino, Topi, Burchelle’s zebra, the Maasai giraffe among other wildlife. The Mara Game Reserve is always full of surprise and marvel. The grandeur of the majestic Mara with its vast population of bird and wildlife species truly designates it as ______the world. For a long time, Mara Game Reserve has stubbed her authority as the ‘granary’ of wildlife in Kenya. We return back to the camp for dinner and overnight.
Full Day in the Masai Mara National Reserve
Sumptuous breakfasts then we depart for a full day adventure. Be on the look-out for the big five that Masai Mara is famous for. These include the lion, savannah (African) elephant, the Cape buffalo, the leopard and the black rhino. During the early morning Safari, if we may be lucky to witness a lion or a leopard or a cheetah sprint and make a kill! After a day full of excitement, we return back to the camp for dinner and overnight.
OPTIONAL ACTIVITIES: Balloon Safari
Visit to an ‘off the beaten’ track Masai Manyatta (Masai Village)
Transfer to Nairobi
Masai Mara National Reserve – Nairobi
This morning after a leisure breakfast, we check-out. Our memorable bush experiences have come to an end. As much as we would love to continue to be in the wild, we bid farewell to our _ lodge manager and his team depart for Nairobi, packed with memorable pictures of the enthralling safari experience of the tour which shall remain etched in our memories forever. Our guide driver will transfer you to a restaurant near the Airport for lunch (time permitting) and then drop you at the Jomo Kenyatta International airport for your onward flight home.
Transfer to Jomo Kenyatta Int. Airport