KENYA -TANZANIA SAFARI
DAY 1 AND 2: AMBOSELI NATIONAL PARK
Amboseli National Park is one of the most popular parks in Kenya. Located in the south of the country, Amboseli lies on the Tanzanian border, in the shadows of Mount Kilimanjaro. Amboseli attracts visitors primarily because of its huge herds of elephant. But the park is also home to many predators like lion, cheetah and leopard.
DAY 3: ABERDARES NATIONAL PARK
The aberdares national park is located along the equator.
The park is famous for elephants,Lions,Leopards and many other herbivores
DAY 4 AND 5: SAMBURU
Samburu is also a world famous game reserve located at the North of Kenya some 300kms from Nairobi and with 300kms squared Samburu National park is truly full of different wildlife species that you cannot find elsewhere.
The grevy zebra,the rothschild giraffes,the Gerenuk and many others
The place is inhabited by the Samburus who are close relatives to the maasais
Both tribes are Nilotes and they will amaze you with their different Singing and dancing skills.
DAY 6: LAKE NAKURU
Lake Nakuru is also a world famous National park located some 200 kilometres from Nairobi
It lies at the heart of the Rift valley.
It is Mainly inhabited by the Agikuyu and Kalenjin tribes who are farmers.
This cosmopolitan city has a population of about 2 million people
The park is famous for the Lesser and greater flamingos which are attracted by the Algae that grows on salty water.
DAY 7 AND 8: MAASAI MARA
Maasai mara is located also at the heart of the rift valley.
This place is mostly inhabited by the Maasais who are pastoralists in Nature.
Maasai Mara is famous for The wildebeest migration best known as The eighth wonder of the world.
It takes place in the month of June and october.
DAY 9 AND 10: SERENGETI NATIONAL PARK.
Serengeti Game reserve is the biggest in AFRICA.15,000 squared kilometres!
It lies some 300 kilometres from Arusha and Kilimanjaro
It is also inhabited by the Maasais
This park is home to all preditors found in East Africa
Lions,leopards,cheetahs,Wild dogs and more
Elephants, Rhinos, Giraffes name them all..
Serengeti is truly a magic in its own.
DAY 11 AND 12: NGORONGORO CRATER.
This is a world famous Crater and it is also known for its Dormant crater
The crater is famous because all the animals in this park come to the crater to feed and lick salt.
The park is located some 200 kiometres from Arusha.
This is a world famous because no other park in the world has such a huge crater.
DAY13 AND 14: LAKE MANYARA NATIONAL PARK.
This park lies some 250 kilometres from Arusha.
It is famous for Flamingos and tree climbing Lions.
Lions do not usually climb trees but due to the scarcity of food in this park,they do not have any other option than to do so.
KENYA –TANZANIA SAFARI
14 DAYS SAFARI
Day 1: Arrival at the Airport in Nairobi - Amboseli National Park (250 Kms).
Arrival at the main Airport then after early breakfast,some briefing will be given to you by our local representative then depart from Nairobi to Amboseli National Park situated right at the foot of Mount Kilimanjaro to arrive in time for lunch at sentrim amboseli camp. Afternoon game drive. The main attraction in Amboseli is its vast herds of Elephants within the Park. The bull elephants here have some of the largest tusks in Kenya. Other wildlife you may have the opportunity to see include; - Zebra, Wildebeest, Giraffe, Impala and Leopard.One may also get an opportunity to view the spectacular views of Mount Kilimanjaro if the weather permits. Dinner and overnight at Amboseli Sopa Lodge/Sentrim Amboseli camp.
Day 2: Amboseli national park.
Spend a further day in Amboseli with 2 extended game viewing drives or a full day game drive. The park is mostly visited by the tourist to see the roof top of Africa Mt. Kilimanjaro, Kilimanjaro, the world's biggest birthday present, and sprawls like a birthday cake drizzled with the continent's coldest icing. All meals and Overnight at Amboseli Sopa Lodge /Sentrim Amboseli.
Day 3: Amboseli - Aberdares National Park (420 Kms).
Breakfast in the morning and drive to the Aberdares National Park past Nairobi and proceed via the scenic surroundings and farmlands arriving in time for lunch at the Aberdares Country club which is a base serving Hotel for the Tree Ark Lodge. Afternoon transferred by the Lodge vehicle to the Ark lodge where game viewing is done at the lodge balcony . Spend the rest of the day viewing the animals coming to take water at the floodlit waterhole. The nights tend to be chilly and warm clothing is recommended during the visit. Dinner and overnight stay at the Aberdare country club/Treetops lodge.
Day 4: Aberdares - Samburu National Reserve (185Kms).
Breakfast at the lodge and drive down the forest and proceed northwards via the scenic surroundings and have a brief stop over at the Equator to experience the Corriolis effect and the whirling pool of water demonstrated by the local expert. Proceed to the remote Samburu Game Reserve arriving in good time for lunch at Samburu Sopa Lodge. Evening Game viewing drive in the reserve. Dinner and overnight at Samburu Sopa Lodge.
Day 5: Samburu national Reserve.
Spend the whole day at leisure with unlimited game viewing drives in this reserve inhabited by special game adapted to the semi arid conditions. These special animals: the Gerenuk, Gravy Zebra, Reticulated Giraffe, Somali Ostrich and the Beisa Oryx can only be seen on the northern part of the Equator. Samburu game reserve is a semi desert with a rugged hilly terrain, with great rocky kopjes (small isolated hills) and lots of springs supporting the abundant wildlife. The solitary mountain rises to 2,145m from an otherwise flat area. Samburu Sopa Lodge/Sentrim Samburu camp.
DAY 6: Samburu-Lake Nakuru National park (300 KMS).
Breakfast at the lodge then drive past the northern tip of Aberdares and descend down the floor of the great rift to where Lake Nakuru lodge is situated for lunch. If time permits you will stop shortly at the famous Thompson's falls. You will have time to relax and then set out for an afternoon unlimited game drive in the park where you may have a chance of seeing both the white and the black Rhino, flamingos which are migratory birds and the leopard. Dinner and overnight at Lake Nakuru Lodge/Flamingo hill camp
DAY 7: lake Nakuru-maasai mara national reserve (320 KMS)
Breakfast at the lodge followed by a brief game viewing drive out of the park as you head to Africa's greatest Masai Mara national reserve. Lunch and evening game viewing drive in the reserve with all meals and overnight at Olu mara camp/Ashnil mara camp.
DAY 8: Maasai mara National reserve.
Spend the whole day at leisure with morning and afternoon game viewing drives in the reserve world famous for the annual wildebeest migration taking place between the months of July and October. All meals and overnight at Olumara camp/Ashnil mara camp
Day 9: Masai Mara - Isebania border/Serengeti National Park (435 Kms).
After a sumptuous breakfast, depart with picnic lunch boxes and head to the Isebania Border. After clearing customs and immigration formalities, you will join your driver from Tanzania and proceed to the mighty Serengeti National Park for an en route Game viewing drive. Arrive at Serengeti Sopa lodge lodge/Serengeti Serena lodge for dinner and overnight.
Day 10: Serengeti National Park.
Spend the whole day at leisure with unlimited game viewing drives in the park. This is Tanzania's oldest and most popular national park, also a world heritage site and recently proclaimed a 7th world wide wonder, the Serengeti is famed for its annual migration, when some six million hooves pound the open plains, as more than 200, 000 zebra and 300,000 Thomson's gazelle join the wildebeest's trek for fresh grazing. Yet even when the migration is quiet, the Serengeti offers arguably the most scintillating game-viewing in Africa: great herds of buffalo, smaller groups of elephant and giraffe, and thousands upon thousands of eland, topi, kongoni, impala and Grant's gazelle. All meals and overnight at Serengeti Sopa Lodge/Serengeti serena.
Day 11: Serengeti National Park- Ngorongoro Conservation area (150 Kms).
Breakfast and drive to Ngorongoro conservation are for lunch. Afternoon at relaxation The main feature of the Ngorongoro Conservation Area is the Ngorongoro Crater, a large, unbroken, unflooded volcanic caldera. The crater, which formed when a giant volcano exploded and collapsed on itself some two to three million years ago. Dinner and overnight at Ngorongoro Sopa Lodge/Ngorongoro serena
Day 12: Ngorongoro Conservation area.
Breakfast and descend down the crater with picnic lunch boxes for a full day crater tour. This is the largest intact caldera in the world, the Ngorongoro Crater shelters one of the most beautiful wildlife havens anywhere. Dinner and overnight at Ngorongoro Sopa Lodge/Ngorongoro serena lodge
Day 13: Ngorongoro Conservation area - Lake Manyara National Park (70 Kms).
Breakfast and depart for Lake Manyara national park for lunch at the lodge. Evening game viewing drive in the park which is an Inland of the floodplain, a narrow belt of acacia woodland is the favored haunt of Manyara's legendary tree-climbing lions and impressively tusked elephants. Squadrons of banded mongoose dart between the acacias, while the diminutive Kirk's dik-dik forages in their shade. Pairs of klipspringer are often seen silhouetted on the rocks above a field of searing hot springs that steams and bubbles adjacent to the lakeshore in the far south of the park. Manyara provides the perfect introduction to Tanzania's birdlife. More than 400 species have been recorded, and even a first-time visitor to Africa might reasonably expect to observe 100 of these in one day. Highlights include thousands of pink-hued flamingos on their perpetual migration, as well as other large water birds such as pelicans, cormorants and storks. Dinner and overnight at Lake Manyara Serena/Lake Manyara sopa.
Day 14: Lake Manyara National Park – Arusha-Kilimanjaro-Departure (130 Kms).
After your last morning Safari breakfast, check out at drive to Arusha for Lunch offered by klasniy safaris at a local restaurant then transferred to the Kilimanjaro Airport to catch your flight back Home.