You will explore Kenya’s best wilderness areas, see endangered species such as the black and white rhino, relax in luxury surrounded by the most stunning vistas and views, take part in a variety of activities from trekking to horse riding, and even fly-camping deep in the bush for the more adventurous African wildlife safari enthusiasts. The journey then ends in Kenya’s world-famous Masai Mara where you will witness the circle of life unfold before you on the vast Mara plains.
Day 1: Arrival at Nairobi – Giraffe Manor
From the moment you arrive at Nairobi’s Jomo Kenyatta International Airport an Image Travel Staff will be there to greet you and welcome you to Kenya. We will arrange your private transfer to Giraffe Manor to begin one of the most outstanding safari holidays from Nairobi. On arrival at the Manor. Here you will be greeted by our resident Rothschild’s Giraffe. These long-legged giraffes are completely wild. They roam the grounds of the sanctuary surrounding this classic manor house and enjoy being fed by our guests*. Feeding our giraffe is an experience unlike any other in the world. After lunch you can visit the Giraffe Centre located within the Manor’s grounds. You can also take a trip to the Sheldrick Wildlife Trust to hang out with adorable orphaned elephants. The Karen Blixen Museum offers a glimpse into the life of the author of the infamous book ‘Out of Africa’. On-route you will have a chance to purchase gifts from local designers and artisans. Overnight at Giraffe Manor.
Day 2-3: Samburu National Reserve – Sasaab Lodge
After an enchanting breakfast with the giraffes at Giraffe Manor, you will be transferred to Wilson Airport for a 1hour 20minutes flight to Samburu. As with all out safaris from Nairobi, you will be met on arrival and taken to Sasaab in time for lunch. The hilly terrain in Samburu land in the north of Kenya, is different to other parts of the country. Here you’ll find the Samburu Special Five – Grevy’s zebra, reticulated giraffe, Somali ostrich, gerenuk and Beisa oryx. During your stay at Sasaab our luxury tented camp, guests are offered a glimpse into Samburu life, learning about their traditions and culture. You will also have the chance to explore the wild, fly camping outdoors, take a ride on a camel through the wilderness or relax at the luxurious spa. Game drives, guided bush walks, camel walks, all meals, house wines, house soft drinks, house beers, house spirits, laundry, bush meals, school/clinic/village/market visits and sundowners. Dinner and overnight at Sasaab Lodge.
Day 4-5: Mount Kenya – Aberdare Mountains – Solio Lodge
From the Sasaab airstrip it is a 20minutes private charter flight to Solio Lodge. Solio Lodge is located in the north of Kenya, at Lodge is well known large numbers of black and white rhinoceros, which are found on the Reserve. Here, the Rhino live alongside the big cats, wildebeest, other wildlife and indigenous exotic birds. The opportunities for wildlife spotting are endless and the reserve seems to encapsulate the very best of the natural world that safari holidays in Kenya seem to showcase so well Kenya beach safari holiday. There are also plenty of activities including horse riding, trekking, trout fishing in the Aberdare National Park and fantastic views of Mount Kenya which can be seen from the lodge. Game drives, excursions to the Aberdare National Park (Optional at US$ 52 per adult), walking, local farm visit, horse riding, mountain biking, all meals, house wines, house soft drinks, house beers, house spirits, laundry, bush breakfasts & sundowners. Overnight at Solio Lodge.
Day 6-7: Nanyuki Airstrip – Masai Mara National Reserve – Salas Camp
You will be transferred to Nanyuki Airstrip to catch a scheduled flight to Sala’s Camp, your Masai Mara lodge, where your holiday awaits, with a game drive en-route. Explore the Masai Mara National Reserve, Africa’s most famous safari region, from the comfort of Salas Camp. Salas Camp is situated on the sand river and with views toward the tanzania safari region known as the Serengeti. Our experienced guides are on hand to ensure will you get the best of Masai Mara safari to suit you. Days begin early with an early morning game drive. This is an optimal viewing time to spot the wildlife, when the animals at their busiest. This allows you the opportunity to head further into the Masai Mara, to explore some of the most remote corners of the National Park. Game drives and other camp activities, all meals, house wines, house soft drinks, house beers, house spirits, laundry, bush meals, sundowners, bush volley ball, nature walks and children’s activities. Dinner & Overnight at Sala’s Camp.
Day 8: Departure – Nairobi
As your Kenya holidays come to an end, you can enjoy breakfast at Sala’s Camp, before catching a flight from the Masai Mara back to Nairobi Wilson Airport. An Image Travel Staff will meet you at Wilson Airport and transfer you to Jomo Kenyatta International Airport for your flight home. *Depending on the time your international flight departs Nairobi; you may need to book a day room or excursions within Nairobi. End of Services.
High Season: 06- Jan-2023 – 31- May – 2023, 01-Nov – 2022 – 15 – Dec – 2023
Single Room Supplement: US$12,092
Price per person sharing US$8,968
Peak Season: 01 – June – 2023 – 31 – October – 2023, 16 – Dec – 2023 – 01 – Jan – 2022 – 05 – Jan – 2023
Single Room Supplement: US$16,117
Price per person sharing US$11,522
Full board accommodation
Scheduled internal flights
All transport between destinations and to/from activities incl. 4×4 safari vehicles
Park and conservation fees
Activities’ including game drives, sundowners, bush picnics
Horse riding and mountain biking at Solio Lodge, camel riding and walking at Sasaab